Emerging Markets; Currencies and Exchange Rates; Economic Theory & Research; Free Trade; Economic Conditions and Volatility
The World Region
The World Bank economic review. -- Vol. 22, no. 2 (January 2008)
Summary: This issue includes the following: trade liberalization and growth: new evidence, by Romain Wacziarg and Karen Horn Welch; comprehensive wealth and future consumption: accounting for population growth, by Susana Ferreira, Kirk Hamilton, and Jeffrey R. Vincent; comparison of net benefits of incentive-based and command and control environmental regulations: the case of Santiago, Chile by Raul O'Ryan and Jose Miguel Slinchez; women's power, conditional cash transfers, and schooling in Nica ragua, by Seth R. Gitter and Bradford L. Barham; does aid for education educate children? Evidence from panel data, by Axel Dreher, Peter Nunnenkamp, and Rainer Thiele; World Bank lending and financial sector development, by Robert Cull and Laurie Effron; HIV pandemic, medical brain drain, and economic development in Sub-Saharan Africa, by Alok Bhargava and Frederic Docquier; and foreign direct investment, access to finance, and innovation activity in Chinese enterprises, by Sourafel Girma, Yundan Gong, and Holger Gorg.
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