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Bargaining and Conflict with Incomplete Information  

Santiago Sanchez-Pages

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Apr 2012
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Nov 2012
This article considers the strategic transmission of information, though in a variety of ways, including not only costly signaling through actions to convey information, but also engaging ... More

Economic Growth and Ecological Sustainability in India  

Pranab Mukhopadhyay and Priya Shyamsundar

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Mar 2012
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Nov 2012
This article looks at issues concerning environmental sustainability and economic growth in India using both micro- and macro-level evidence. The article highlights two environmental ... More

The Hobbesian Trap  

Sandeep Baliga and Tomas Sjöström

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Apr 2012
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Nov 2012
What prevents the interested parties from revealing the private information they have to avoid suboptimal outcomes? Due to the conflictual relation between the parties, each has an ... More

India's Trade and Exchange-Rate Policies: Understanding the Bop Crisis and the Reforms Thereafter  

Rajat Acharyya

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Mar 2012
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Nov 2012
This article provides an analytical discussion of the sources of the 1991 BOP crisis and the trade and exchange rate reforms that followed thereafter. The BOP crisis offers a natural ... More

Measuring Democracy: An Economic Approach  

Célestin Monga

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Jul 2015
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Nov 2014
Despite increased academic and media interest in the continent and the intensity of the sociopolitical and administrative changes that have occurred in the past twenty-five years, analyses ... More

Measuring Economic Progress in the African Context  

Morten Jerven

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Jul 2015
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Oct 2014
This chapter examines the debates over the measurement of economic progress in African countries in the twentieth century, paying particular attention to national accounting and the ... More

Measuring Structural Economic Vulnerability in Africa  

Patrick Guillaumont

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Jul 2015
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Dec 2014
This chapter examines the structural vulnerability of Africa’s economy and the methodological issues involved in measuring it. It begins by proposing a conceptual framework for measuring ... More

Reforming Primary and Secondary Schooling  

Anjini Kochar

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Mar 2012
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Nov 2012
This article provides a summary of the state of primary and secondary education in India. It notes the achievements of the sector: increased enrollment, particularly in the primary stage, ... More

Structural Transformation and Jobless Growth in the Indian Economy  

Rubina Verma

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Mar 2012
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Nov 2012
This article develops a three-sector general equilibrium model to account for India's unique pattern of structural transformation. Although this article also documents the rise of India's ... More

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