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Rules for a Flat World

Understanding DSGE models: Theory and Applications

by Celso Jose Costa Junior

While the theoretical development of DSGE models is not overly difficult to understand, practical application remains somewhat complex. The literature on this subject has some significant obscure points. This...

The Upside of Inequality: How Good Intentions Undermine the Middle Class

by Edward Conard

The scourge of America’s economy isn't the success of the 1 percent—quite the opposite. The real problem is the government’s well-meaning but misguided attempt to reduce the payoffs for success.



Prosperity for All

The Laws of Justice: How We Can Solve World Conflicts and Bring Peace

by Ryuho Okawa

How can we resolve conflicts in this world? Why is that we continue to live in a world of turmoil, when we all wish to live in a world of peace and harmony? Just in recent years, we've faced issues that jeopardize...

The Anatomy of Inequality: Its Social and Economic Origins- and Solutions

by Per Molander

“Virtually all human societies are marked by inequality, at a level that surpasses what could be expected from normal differences in individuals’ capabilities alone.”

So begins this new approach to the...

Keynes's General Theory - A Retrospective View

by A. C. Pigou

This antiquarian book contains Arthur Cecil Pigou's 1950 economic treatise, "Keynes's General Theory - A Retrospective View". This fascinating monograph will appeal to those with an interest in modern economics,...

Challenges for Central Banking

by Luis I. Jacome H. & Yan, Mr. Carriere-Swallow

In the wake of the 2008-09 global financial crisis, central banking and monetary policy in many corners of the world came under intense pressure and entered unchartered waters. The breadth and scale of central...

Eco-nomics: What Everyone Should Know about Economics and the Environment

by Richard L. Stroup

It's one thing to be passionate about protecting the environment. It's another to be successful at it. In the second edition of this popular title, Richard Stroup explains why many of our environmental laws...

Women's Opportunities and Challenges in Sub-Saharan African Job Markets

by Christine, Ms. Dieterich & Anni Huang

As labor market data is scarce in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), this paper uses household survey data to analyze the determinants of the gender gap in the labor market and its welfare implications for five SSA countries...

The Impact of Trade Agreements

by Swarnali Ahmed Hannan

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has reinvigorated research on the ex-ante impact of trade agreements. The results from these ex-ante models are subject to considerable uncertainties, and needs to be complimented...

Investing in Electricity, Growth, and Debt Sustainability

by Michele Andreolli & Aidar Abdychev

This paper analyses a large public investment in a construction of a hydropower plant in Lesotho and its implications on the growth and debt sustainability. The paper employs an open economy dynamic general...

Product Market Deregulation and Growth

by Romain Bouis & Romain A, Mr. Duval

The paper investigates the economic effects of major product market reforms in some of the historically most protected non-manufacturing industries. It relies on a unique mapping between new annual data on reform...

The Consequences of Policy Uncertainty

by Sandile Hlatshwayo & Magnus, Mr. Saxegaard

In recent years, the link between the real effective exchange rate (REER) and exports in South Africa has weakened. While exports still rise in response to REER depreciations, the REER-export elasticity is below...

What Does Aid Do to Fiscal Policy? New Evidence

by Jean-Louis Combes

Foreign aid is a sizable source of government financing for several developing countries and its allocation matters for the conduct of fiscal policy. This paper revisits fiscal effects of shifts in aid dependency...

Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth

by Dalia S, Ms. Hakura & Mumtaz, Mr. Hussain

A growing body of empirical evidence suggests that inequality-income or gender related-can impede economic growth. Using dynamic panel regressions and new time series data, this paper finds that both income...

Chinese Imports

by Joong Shik Kang & Wei Liao

Real imports in China have decelerated significantly over the last two years to below 4 percent (yoy) from double-digit growth in previous years. Weaker investment, partly due to progress in rebalancing from...

Economics as Social Science: Economics imperialism and the challenge of interdisciplinarity

by Roberto Marchionatti & Mario Cedrini

There is a growing consensus in social sciences that there is a need for interdisciplinary research on the complexity of human behavior. At an age of crisis for both the economy and economic theory, economics...

The Future of Health Economics

by Olivier Ethgen & Ulf Staginnus

The pharmaceutical industry faces a well-documented perfect storm: on the one hand, the patent cliff; the lack of new blockbusters and, on the other, economic pressure on pricing from markets with growing expectations...

Investing to Mitigate and Adapt to Climate Change

by Anthony Bonen & Prakash, Mr. Loungani

We propose a macroeconomic model to assess optimal public policy decisions in the the face of competing funding demands for climate change action versus traditional welfare-enhancing capital investment. How...