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Macroeconomics and Growth: 2006 Publications

Journal Articles
Books
Chapters in Books
Working Papers 

Journal Articles

140. Beegle, Kathleen G., Rajeeva Dehejia, and Roberta Gatti. 2006. "Child Labor and Agricultural Shocks." Journal of Development Economics 81(1): 80–96.

141. Clarke, George R. 2006. "The Effect of Privatization and Government Policy on Competition in Transition Economies." Corporate Ownership and Control 3(4): 37–45.

142. Clarke, George R., and Scott Wallsten. 2006. "Has the Internet Increased Trade? Developed and Developing Country Evidence." Economic Inquiry 44(3): 465–84.

23. Clarke, George R., L. Colin Xu, and Heng-fu Zou. 2006. "Finance and Income Equality: What Do the Data Tell Us?" Southern Economic Journal 72(3): 578–96.

143. Claessens, Stijn, Daniela M. H. Klingebiel, and Sergio Schmukler. 2006. "Stock Market Development and Internationalization: Do Economic Fundamentals Spur Both Similarly?" Journal of Empirical Finance 26: 316–50.

144. Dollar, David R., Mary C. Hallward-Driemeier, and Taye A. Mengistae. 2006. "Investment Climate and International Integration." World Development 34(9): 1498–1516. Full text

145. Elbadawi, Ibrahim A., Taye A. Mengistae, and Albert G. Zeufack. 2006. "Market Access, Supplier Access, and Africa’s Manufactured Exports: A Firm Level Analysis." Journal of International Trade and Economic Development 15(4): 493–523.

146. Easterly, William, Roberta Gatti, and Sergio Kurlat. 2006. "Development, Democracy, and Mass Killings." Journal of Economic Growth 11(2): 129–56.

28. Hallward-Driemeier, Mary C., Scott Wallsten, and L. Colin Xu. 2006. "Ownership, Investment Climate and Firm Performance: Evidence from Chinese Firms." Economics of Transition 14(4): 629–47. Full text

147. Hoff, Karla. 2006. "Discrimination, Social Identity, and Durable Inequalities." American Economic Review 96(2): 206–11.

148. Kraay, Aart C. 2006. "When Is Growth Pro-Poor? Cross-Country Evidence." Journal of Development Economics 80(1): 198–227.

149. Kraay, Aart C., and David R. Dollar. 2006. "Neither a Borrower Nor a Lender: Does China’s Zero Net Foreign Asset Position Make Economic Sense?" Journal of Monetary Economics 53(5): 943–71.

150. Kraay, Aart C., and Vikram Nehru. 2006. "When is External Debt Sustainable?" World Bank Economic Review 20(3): 341–65.

151. Levine, Ross, and Sergio Schmukler. 2006. "Internationalization and Stock Market Liquidity." Review of Finance 10(1): 153–87.

152. Loayza, Norman, and Romain Ranciere. 2006. "Financial Development, Financial Fragility and Growth." Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 38(4): 1051-76.

153. Mengistae, Taye A. 2006. "Competition and Entrepreneurs’ Human Capital in Small Business Longevity and Growth." Journal of Development Studies 42(5): 812–36.

154. Raddatz, Claudio E. 2006. "Liquidity Needs and Vulnerability to Financial Underdevelopment." Journal of Financial Economics 80(3): 677–722.

155. Schmukler, Sergio, and Esteban Vesperoni. 2006. "Financial Globalization and Debt Maturity in Emerging Economies." Journal of Development Economics 79(1): 183–207.

156. Serven, Luis. 2006. "Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction." Ekonomi Gerizan 13.

157. Serven, Luis, and Peter Montiel. 2006. "Macroeconomic Stability: How Much Is Enough?" World Bank Research Observer 21(2): 151–78.

158. Xu, L. Colin, Li Gan, Mengtao Gao, Yang Yao. 2006. "Health Shocks, Village Governance and Farmers’ Income Capabilities." Chinese Population Science 1: 21–32.

159. Yao, Yang, and Ang Sun. 2006. "Impact of Major Illnesses on Family Educational Investment." World Economic Papers (Shijie Wenhui) 1: 26–36.

160. Yao, Yang, and Mengtao Gao. 2006. "Gender Gaps in Access to Healthcare in Rural China." Economic Development and Cultural Change 55(1): 87–107.

161. Wang, Shuilin. 2006. "Improving the Effectiveness of the Public Finance in a Harmonious Society." China 21st Century Economic Journal (April).


Books

162. Bowles, Samuel, Steven Durlafuf, and Karla Hoff, ed. 2006. Poverty Traps. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

163. de la Torre, Augusto, and Sergio Schmukler. 2006. Emerging Capital Markets and Globalization: The Latin American Experience. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press; Washington, DC: World Bank.

164. Iarossi, Giuseppe. 2006. The Power of Survey Design: A User’s Guide for Managing Surveys, Interpreting Results, and Influencing Respondents. Washington, DC: World Bank.

165. Serven, Luis, Guillermo Perry, Omar Arias, J. Humberto Lopez, and William F. Maloney. 2006. Poverty Reduction and Growth: Virtuous and Vicious Cycles. Washington, DC: World Bank.


Chapters in Books

166. Clarke, George R., Christine Zhen-Wei Qiang, and Naomi J. Halewood. 2006. "The Role of ICT in Doing Business." In World Information and Communications for Development 2006: Global Trends and Policies. Washington, DC: World Bank. Full text

167. Elbadawi, Ibrahim A., and John Randa. 2006. "Assessing the Development Impact of CDF-like Experiences." In New Approaches to the Design of Development Policies, ed. Ali A. G. Ali. Kuwait: The Arab Planning Institute.

168. Fisman, Ray, and Roberta Gatti. 2006. "Bargaining for Bribes: The Role of Institutions." In Handbook of Economic Corruption, ed. Susan Rose-Ackerman. London: Edward Elgar.

169. Hoff, Karla. 2006. "The Kin System as a Poverty Trap?" In Poverty Traps, ed. Samuel Bowles, Steven Durlauf, and Karla Hoff. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

170. Keefer, Philip E., Tara Vishwanath, and Ambar Narayan. 2006. "The Political Economy of Decentralization in Pakistan." In Decentralization and Local Governments in Developing Countries: A Comparative Perspective, ed. Pranab Bardhan and Dilip Mookherjee. Cambridge: MIT Press.

171. Kraay, Aart C. 2006. "Aid, Growth, and Poverty." In The Macroeconomic Management of Foreign Aid, ed. Peter Isard, Leslie Lipschitz, Alexandros Mourmouras, and Boriana Yontcheva. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund.

172. Kraay, Aart C., Isidro Soloaga, and James Tybout. 2006. "Product Quality, Productive Efficiency, and International Technology Diffusion: Evidence from Plant-Level Panel Data." In Global Integration and Technology Transfer, ed. Bernard Hoekman, Beata Smarzynska Javorcik. New York: Palgrave Macmillan; Washington, DC: World Bank.

173. Kraay, Aart C., and Jaume Ventura. 2006. "The Dot-Com Bubble, the Bush Deficits, and the US Current Account Deficit." In G7 Current Account Imbalances: Sustainability and Adjustment, ed. Richard Clarida. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

174. Kraay, Aart C., Daniel Kaufmann, and Massimo Mastruzzi. 2006. "Measuring Governance Using Perceptions Data." In International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption, ed. Susan Rose-Ackerman. London: Edward Elgar.

175. Kraay, Aart C. 2006. "Exports and Economic Performance: Evidence from a Panel of Chinese Enterprises." In Global Integration and Technology TransferI, ed. Bernard Hoekman and Beata Smarzynska Javorcik. New York: Palgrave Macmillan; Washington, DC: World Bank.

176. Loayza, Norman V., Ana Maria Oviedo Silva, and Luis Serven. 2006. "The Impact of Regulation on Growth and Informality: Cross-Country Evidence. " In Linking the Formal Economy: Concepts and Policies, ed. Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Ravi Kanbur, and Elinor Ostrom. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

177. Loayza, Norman V., Daniel Lederman, and R. Soares. 2006. "On the Political Nature of Corruption." In The Role of Parliament in Curbing Corruption, ed. Niall Johnston and Ricardo Pellizo. WBI Development Series. Washington, DC: World Bank. Full text

178. Serven, Luis, Indermit S. Gill, A. Castelar, and Mark Roland Thomas. 2006. "Brazilian Economic Growth, 1900–2000: Lessons and Policy Implications." In Sources of Growth in Latin America: What is Missing? ed. E. Fernandez-Arias, R. Manuelli, and J. Blyde. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank.

179. Serven, Luis, Guillermo Perry, Omar Arias, J. Humberto Lopez, and William F. Maloney. 2006. "Poverty Reduction and Growth in Latin America: Virtuous and Vicious Cycles." In Latin American Competitiveness Review, ed. A. Lopez-Claros and K. Schwab. Davos: World Economic Forum.


Working Papers

180. Almeida, Rita. 2006. "The Return to Firm Investment in Human Capital." Policy Research Working Paper 3815, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

181. Almeida, Rita, and Ana Margarida Fernandes. 2006. "Openness and Technological Innovations in Developing Countries: Evidence from Firm-Level Surveys." Policy Research Working Paper 3985, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

182. Elbadawi, Ibrahim A., Taye A. Mengistae, and Albert G. Zeufack. 2006. "Market Access, Supplier Access, and Africa’s Manufactured Exports: A Firm Level Analysis." Policy Research Working Paper 3942, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

183. Fernandes, Ana Margarida. 2006. "Firm Productivity in Bangladesh Manufacturing Industries." Policy Research Working Paper 3988, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

184. Gan, Li, L. Colin Xu, and Yang Yao. 2006. "Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China." NBER Working Paper 12686. National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA. Full text

73. Gatti, Roberta, and Inessa Love. 2006. "Does Access to Credit Improve Productivity? Evidence from Bulgarian Firms." Policy Research Working Paper 3921, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

185. Kraay, Aart C., Daniel Kaufmann, and Massimo Mastruzzi. 2006. "Governance Matters V: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators for 1996–2005." Policy Research Working Paper 4012, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

186. Kraay, Aart C., and Nicolas Depetris Chauvin.  2006. "Who Gets Debt Relief?" Policy Research Working Paper 4000, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

187. Loayza, Norman V., and Claudio Raddatz. 2006. "The Structural Determinants of External Vulnerability." Policy Research Working Paper 4089, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

188. Loayza, Norman V., and Jamele Rigolini. 2006. "Informality Trends and Cycles." Policy Research Working Paper 4078, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

189. Loayza, Norman V., and Claudio Raddatz. 2006. "The Composition of Growth Matters for Poverty Alleviation." Policy Research Working Paper 4077, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

190. Pacchioni, Edwin Goni., J. Humberto Lopez, and Luis Serven. 2006. "Getting Real about Inequality: Evidence from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and Peru." Policy Research Working Paper 3815, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

191. Luis Server, and J. Humberto Lopez. 2006. "A Normal Relationship? Poverty, Growth and Inequality." Policy Research Working Paper 3814, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

192. Schmukler, Sergio, and Philip Lane. 2006. "The International Financial Integration of China and India." CEPR Discussion Paper 5852, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London. Full text

193. Shi, Anqing. 2006. "Migration in Towns in China, A Tale of Three Provinces: Evidence from Preliminary Tabulations of the 2000 Census." Policy Research Working Paper 3890, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text




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