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Carlos A. Ibarra - UNU-WIDER, 2004 - Helsinki, Finland

This paper analyzes the short-term effects of foreign capital flows on aggregate demand in Mexico: their magnitude, transmission channels, and the possible influence of the country’s choice of exchange rate regime. The study is motivated by the introduction of a floating system in December...

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Mina Baliamoune-Lutz - UNU-WIDER, 2002 - Helsinki, Finland

Using panel data, this paper explores the effects of openness to international trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic growth. Fixed-effect and adjusted fixed-effect (regional-effect) estimations yield results consistent with the hypothesis of conditional convergence. FDI has a...

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– An Analysis of Knowledge Diffusion in Academic Journals
Shaun P. Hargreaves-Heap, Ashok Parikh - UNU-WIDER, 2002 - Helsinki, Finland

The thought that the academy might function like a ‘market place for ideas’ has been influential in the economics of science and is increasingly so in the philosophy of science/economic methodology literature. This paper contributes to this literature by examining one respect in which...

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– An Econometric Study
Ashok Parikh - UNU-WIDER, 2002 - Helsinki, Finland

The objectives of this paper are to examine the impact of liberalization on trade deficits and current accounts for developing economies. Attempts at liberalization in trade could lead to an increase in imports in the short run and this could cause both trade and current account deficits in...

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