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    • Stremitzer, Alexander (2018)
      Designing a contract is often more of an economic than a legal problem. A good contract protects parties against opportunistic behavior while providing motivation to cooperate. This is where economics and, especially ...
    • Chirwa, Ephraim; Dorward, Andrew (2013)
      Agricultural input subsidies were a major feature of development policies in rural economies until the 1980s. Continuing rural poverty with low productivity and fertilizer use in smallholder staple crops has led to their ...
    • Drysdale, Peter; Yunling, Zhang; Song, Ligang (2012)
      “China is so large that its trading interests and influence are global. But its interests are disproportionately powerful in its immediate Western Pacific and Asia Pacific partners. The evolution of China’s economic ...
    • Nayyar, Deepak (2019)
      Gunnar Myrdal published his magnum opus, Asian Drama: An Inquiry into the Poverty of Nations, in 1968. He was deeply pessimistic about development prospects in Asia. The fifty years since then have witnessed a remarkable ...
    • Garnaut, Ross; Song, Ligang (2012)
      In 2002 China enters the WTO. Long awaited by the world’s trading economies, it now comes in a year of global recession. What effect will China’s entry into the WTO have at a difficult time? The rapid expansion of China’s ...
    • Meier, Nicola (2018)
      The central focus of this analysis is whether the economic growth of China can be attributed to an emulation of the development models of Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. Based on the developmental state theory, an East ...
    • Song, Ligang; Garnaut, Ross; Fang, Cai; Johnston, Lauren (2015)
      The phrase ‘New Normal’ captures the ongoing shift in the pattern and drivers of China’s economic growth. China’s new growth rate is both slower and imposing difficult structural change. These new economic conditions are ...
    • Song, Ligang; Garnaut, Ross; Fang, Cai; Johnston, Lauren (2017)
      China’s efforts in searching for new sources of growth are increasingly pressing given the persistence of the growth slowdown in recent years. This year’s book elucidates key present macroeconomic challenges facing China’s ...
    • Song, Ligang; Garnaut, Ross; Fang, Cai; Johnston, Laurne (2016)
      China’s change to a new model of growth, now called the ‘new normal’, was always going to be hard. Events over the past year show how hard it is. The attempts to moderate the extremes of high investment and low consumption, ...
    • Garnaut, Ross; Fang, Cai; Song, Ligang (2013)
      The Chinese economy is undergoing profound change in policy and structure. The change is necessary to increase the value of growth to the Chinese
    • Garnaut, Ross; Song, Ligang (2012)
      Twenty-five years of reform have transformed China from a centrally planned and closed system to a predominantly market-driven and open economy. As a consequence, China is emerging as the new powerhouse for the world ...
    • Garnaut, Ross; Song, Ligang (2012)
      China: Twenty Years of Reform outlines the experiences of China over the past two decades. It highlights the processes of reform, successes achieved, and problems faced during the economic transition. “China, and its ...
    • Meier, Matthias (2018)
      Wie könnte die Alterssicherung im Jahr 2030 aussehen? Diese Arbeit verbindet die privaten Haushalte, den Produktionssektor, die Rentenversicherung und die Bevölkerungsentwicklung in einem allgemeinen Gleichgewichtsmodell ...
    • Werker, Eric; Sen Lant Pritchett, Kunal (2017)
      "International financial crises have plagued the world in recent decades, including the Latin American debt crisis of the 1980s, the East Asian crisis of the late twentieth century, and the global financial crisis of ...
    • Seiter, Stephan (2018)
      In den zentralen Modellen der Neuen Wachstumstheorie (NWT) wird durch die Einführung von Externalitäten bei der Akkumulation von Sach- und Humankapital endogenes Wachstum des Pro-Kopf-Einkommens möglich. Diese Vorgehensweise ...
    • Schaal, Andreas (2011-03-07)
      Ein wichtiger Einflussfaktor auf die Innovationsaktivitäten der Volkswirtschaft und somit auch auf Wachstum und Beschäftigung ist der Kapitalmarkt. An dieser Stelle setzt die Untersuchung an: Es wird eingehend die Rolle ...
    • Song, Ligang (2012)
      Since economic reforms began in 1978, China has been a focal point for observing the effects of market liberalisation. China has not only truly become one of
    • Gasche, Martin (2018)
      RBC-Modelle sind ein wichtiger Bestandteil der makroökonomischen Theorie. In diesem Modellrahmen werden die Wirkungen von fiskalpolitischen Maßnahmen analysiert, die Modellmechanismen erklärt und verschiedene Politikmaßnahmen ...
    • Thomas, Vinod; Chindarkar, Namrata (2019)
      This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book presents methods to evaluate sustainable development using economic tools. The focus on sustainable development takes the reader beyond economic growth to ...
    • Cardozo Silva, Adriana Rocío (2010-11-23)
      This book analyses the distributional effects of economic growth on different dimensions of poverty in Colombia. It provides a microeconomic perspective on how economic growth affected poverty and inequality at the household ...