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Working Papers

2017

  1. 2016 Malawi Investment Climate
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

2015

  1. How much of a nuisance is greasing the palms? A study on job dedication and attitudes towards corruption reports under answer bias control
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
  2. The internet as a general-purpose technology: firm-level evidence from around the world
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2015)

2013

  1. Business environment, economic agglomeration and job creation around the world
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2016)

2012

  1. Do reticent managers lie during firm surveys?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
  2. External finance and firm survival in the aftermath of the crisis: evidence from Eastern Europe and Central Asia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Comparative Economics (2012)
  3. Manufacturing firms in Africa: Some stylized facts about wages and productivity
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. Finance and Income Inequality: What Do the Data Tell Us?
    CEMA Working Papers, China Economics and Management Academy, Central University of Finance and Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2006)
  2. Firm Registration and Bribes: Results from a Microenterprise Survey in Africa
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Lying about firm performance: Evidence from a survey in Nigeria
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Nigeria 2011
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Are Managers’ Perceptions of Constraints to Growth Reliable? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in South Africa
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Globalization and Development (2011)

2008

  1. How petty is petty corruption? Evidence from firm survey in Africa
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2011)

2007

  1. Bank privatization in Sub-Saharan Africa: the case of Uganda commercial bank
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2009)

2005

  1. Beyond tariffs and quotas: why don't African manufacturers export more?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Corporate governance and bank performance: a joint analysis of the static, selection, and dynamic effects of domestic, foreign, and state ownership
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (185)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Banking & Finance (2005)
  3. Do government policies that promote competition encourage or discourage new product and process development in low and middle-income countries?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2004

  1. Has private participation in water and sewerage improved coverage? - empirical evidence from Latin America
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Development (2009)
  2. Has the internet increased trade? Evidence from industrial and developing countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. New tools for studying network industry reforms in developing countries: the telecommunications and electricity regulation database
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Network Economics (2004)

2003

  1. Finance and Income Inequality: Test of Alternative Theories
    CEMA Working Papers, China Economics and Management Academy, Central University of Finance and Economics Downloads View citations (48)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2003) Downloads View citations (48)
  2. Telecommunications reform in Malawi
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Bank lending to small businesses in Latin America: does Bank origin matter?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2005)
  2. Does Internet Connectivity Affect Export Performance? Evidence from Transition Economies
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Ownership, competition, and corruption: bribe takers versus bribe payers
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (13)
  4. Universal(ly bad) service - providing infrastructure services to rural and poor urban consumers
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (24)

2001

  1. Bank privatization in Argentina: a model of political constraints and differential outcomes
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2005)
  2. Bridging the digital divide - how enterprise ownership and foreign competition affect Internet access in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Does foreign bank penetration reduce access to credit in developing countries"evidence from asking borrowers
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (72)
  4. Foreign bank entry - experience, implications for developing countries, and agenda for further research
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (58)
  5. How the quality of institutions affects technological deepening in developing countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)

2000

  1. A transitory regime: water supply in Conakry, Guinea
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)
  2. New tools and new tests in comparative political economy - the database of political institutions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (449)
  3. Reforming water supply in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: mild reform in a turbulent environment
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
  4. The welfare effects of private sector participation in Guinea's urban water supply
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)

1999

  1. Provincial bank privatization in Argentina: the why, how, and"so what"?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The effect of foreign entry on Argentina's domestic banking sector
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (49)

1998

  1. The political economy of privatization: an empirical analysis of bank privatization in Argentina
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Why privatize?: the case of Argentina's public provincial banks
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (1999)

1996

  1. Effects of the Federal Individual Income Tax on Marriage and Divorce Decisions
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (2)

1994

  1. Children as Income Produting Assets: The Case of Teen Illegitimacy and Government Transfers
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (5)

1992

  1. More evidence on income distribution and growth
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (1995)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2020, 34, (1), 1-4 Downloads
  2. Trade and American Leadership: The Paradoxes of Power and Wealth from Alexander Hamilton to Donald Trump
    The International Trade Journal, 2020, 34, (1), 173-175 Downloads

2019

  1. Do Reticent Managers Misreport Data during Firm Surveys? Cross-Checking Reticent Managers’ Answers with Other Information
    Journal of Development Studies, 2019, 55, (2), 243-259 Downloads
  2. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (6), 493-494 Downloads
  3. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (3), 219-220 Downloads
  4. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (4), 303-304 Downloads
  5. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (5), 383-384 Downloads
  6. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (1), 1-4 Downloads
  7. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (2), 137-138 Downloads
  8. Is corruption a greater burden for registered MSEs? Evidence from Zambia
    Review of Development Economics, 2019, 23, (4), 1604-1623 Downloads
  9. Unequal Gains: American Growth and Inequality since 1700
    The International Trade Journal, 2019, 33, (1), 134-136 Downloads

2018

  1. Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy
    The International Trade Journal, 2018, 32, (1), 162-164 Downloads
  2. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2018, 32, (1), 1-4 Downloads
  3. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2018, 32, (4), 315-316 Downloads
  4. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2018, 32, (3), 239-239 Downloads
  5. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2018, 32, (2), 165-166 Downloads
  6. Perceptions of Corruption: An Empirical Study Controlling for Survey Bias
    Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 2018, 30, (1), 55-77 Downloads
  7. Why Have Americans Changed Their Minds about Premarital Sex?
    International Journal of Economics and Finance, 2018, 10, (3), 120-132 Downloads

2017

  1. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2017, 31, (2), 103-104 Downloads
  2. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2017, 31, (1), 1-2 Downloads
  3. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2017, 31, (4), 297-298 Downloads
  4. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2017, 31, (3), 215-216 Downloads

2016

  1. , by Morten Jerven
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (5), 483-485 Downloads
  2. Business environment, economic agglomeration and job creation around the world
    Applied Economics, 2016, 48, (33), 3088-3103 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (2), 81-82 Downloads
  4. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (5), 363-365 Downloads
  5. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (3), 179-180 Downloads
  6. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (4), 261-262 Downloads
  7. From the editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2016, 30, (1), 1-2 Downloads

2015

  1. Do Indirect Questions Reduce Lying about Corruption? Evidence from a Quasi-Field Experiment
    Comparative Economic Studies, 2015, 57, (1), 103-135 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2015, 29, (1), 1-2 Downloads
  3. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2015, 29, (2), 91-92 Downloads
  4. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2015, 29, (4), 251-253 Downloads View citations (4)
  5. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2015, 29, (3), 169-170 Downloads View citations (4)
  6. The Internet as a general-purpose technology: Firm-level evidence from around the world
    Economics Letters, 2015, 135, (C), 24-27 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2014, 28, (4), 285-286 Downloads
  2. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2014, 28, (3), 193-194 Downloads
  3. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2014, 28, (1), 1-2 Downloads
  4. From the Editor
    The International Trade Journal, 2014, 28, (2), 85-86 Downloads
  5. Price competition and market transparency: evidence from a random response technique
    Empirica, 2014, 41, (1), 5-21 Downloads View citations (2)

2013

  1. Determinants of inter-firm technology licensing in the EU
    Applied Economics, 2013, 45, (5), 651-661 Downloads
  2. The Rise of Asia: The 'Flying Geese' Theory of Tandem Growth and Regional Agglomeration by Terutomo Ozawa
    The International Trade Journal, 2013, 27, (1), 105-107 Downloads

2012

  1. External finance and firm survival in the aftermath of the crisis: Evidence from Eastern Europe and Central Asia
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2012, 40, (3), 372-392 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Are Managers' Perceptions of Constraints to Growth Reliable? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in South Africa
    Journal of Globalization and Development, 2011, 2, (1), 1-28 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. How Petty is Petty Corruption? Evidence from Firm Surveys in Africa
    World Development, 2011, 39, (7), 1122-1132 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2009

  1. Bank Privatization in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Uganda Commercial Bank
    World Development, 2009, 37, (9), 1506-1521 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Beyond Tariffs and Quotas: Why Do African Manufacturers Not Export More?
    Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 2009, 45, (2), 44-64 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Has private participation in water and sewerage improved coverage? Empirical evidence from Latin America
    Journal of International Development, 2009, 21, (3), 327-361 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2008

  1. Has the internet increased exports for firms from low and middle-income countries
    Information Economics and Policy, 2008, 20, (1), 16-37 Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Why isn't South Africa growing faster? Microeconomic evidence from a firm survey
    Journal of International Development, 2008, 20, (7), 837-868 Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Finance and Income Inequality: What Do the Data Tell Us?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2006, 72, (3), 578-596 View citations (123)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Foreign bank participation and access to credit across firms in developing countries
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2006, 34, (4), 774-795 Downloads View citations (92)
  3. Has the Internet Increased Trade? Developed and Developing Country Evidence
    Economic Inquiry, 2006, 44, (3), 465-484 Downloads View citations (41)

2005

  1. Bank Lending to Small Businesses in Latin America: Does Bank Origin Matter?
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2005, 37, (1), 83-118 View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Bank privatization in Argentina: A model of political constraints and differential outcomes
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 78, (1), 133-155 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. Bank privatization in developing countries: A summary of lessons and findings
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2005, 29, (8-9), 1905-1930 Downloads View citations (64)
  4. Corporate governance and bank performance: A joint analysis of the static, selection, and dynamic effects of domestic, foreign, and state ownership
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2005, 29, (8-9), 2179-2221 Downloads View citations (143)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  5. Introduction to the special issue on bank privatization
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2005, 29, (8-9), 1903-1904 Downloads
  6. The direct and indirect impact of bank privatization and foreign entry on access to credit in Argentina's provinces
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2005, 29, (1), 5-29 Downloads View citations (13)

2004

  1. Effect of Enterprise Ownership and Foreign Competition on Internet Diffusion in the Transition Economies
    Comparative Economic Studies, 2004, 46, (2), 341-370 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. New Tools for Studying Network Industry Reforms in Developing Countries: The Telecommunications and Electricity Regulation Database
    Review of Network Economics, 2004, 3, (3), 1-35 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. Privatization, competition, and corruption: how characteristics of bribe takers and payers affect bribes to utilities
    Journal of Public Economics, 2004, 88, (9-10), 2067-2097 Downloads View citations (65)

2003

  1. Foreign Bank Entry: Experience, Implications for Developing Economies, and Agenda for Further Research
    World Bank Research Observer, 2003, 18, (1), 25-59 View citations (86)
  2. The Effect of Medicaid On Cash Assistance To the Aged and Disabled Poor
    Public Finance Review, 2003, 31, (1), 3-43 Downloads

2002

  1. Measuring the Welfare Effects of Reform: Urban Water Supply in Guinea
    World Development, 2002, 30, (9), 1517-1537 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Political and Economic Determinants of the Likelihood of Privatizing Argentine Public Banks
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2002, 45, (1), 165-97 Downloads View citations (51)

2001

  1. How institutional quality and economic factors impact technological deepening in developing countries
    Journal of International Development, 2001, 13, (8), 1097-1118 Downloads View citations (19)

1999

  1. Why Privatize? The Case of Argentina's Public Provincial Banks
    World Development, 1999, 27, (5), 865-886 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1995

  1. More evidence on income distribution and growth
    Journal of Development Economics, 1995, 47, (2), 403-427 Downloads View citations (218)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

Books

2012

  1. Performance of Manufacturing Firms in Africa: An Empirical Analysis
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

2007

  1. An Assessment of the Investment Climate in South Africa
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)

2002

  1. Structural Adjustment in the Transition: Case Studies from Albania, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, and Moldova
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)

Editor

  1. The International Trade Journal
    Taylor & Francis Journals
 
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