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Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: Some Case Studies
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Holding International Reserves in an Era of High Capital Mobility
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Dread of Depreciation: Measuring Real Exchange Rate Interventions
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What Moves Capital to Transition Economies?
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Reserve Requirements on Foreign Currency Deposits in Sub-Saharan Africa: Main Features and Policy Implications
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The Boom, Bust, and Restructuring of Indonesian Banks
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Fiscal Revenues in South Mediterranean Arab Countries: Vulnerabilities and Growth Potential
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The Aging of the Population and the Size of the Welfare State
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External Debt and Growth
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You Say You Want A Revolution: Information Technology and Growth
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The Costs and Benefits of Various Wage Bargaining Structures: An Empirical Exploration
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Is Policy Ownership an Operational Concept?
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Vested Interests in a Positive Theory of IFI Conditionality
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International Contagion Effects from the Russian Crisis and the LTCM Near-Collapse
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Growing Up With Capital Flows
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Macroeconomic Management and the Devolution of Fiscal Powers
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Expenditure Composition, Fiscal Adjustment, and Growth in Low-Income Countries
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Composition of Government Expenditures and Demand for Education in Developing Countries
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The Choice Between External and Domestic Debt in Financing Budget Deficits: The Case of Central and West African Countries
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Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanisms and Inflation in Slovakia
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Statistical Inference as a Bargaining Game
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Do “Flexible” Exchange Rates of Developing Countries Behave Like the Floating Exchange Rates of Industrialized Countries?
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Family Attachment and the Decision to Move by Race
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Money, Meat, and Inflation: Using Price Data to Understand an Export Shock in Sudan
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When Is Economic Growth Pro-Poor? Experiences in Malaysia and Pakistan
Khan, Mahmood H.
Working Paper No. 02/86
Determinants and Repercussions of the Composition of Capital Inflows
Carlson, Mark; Hernandez, Leonardo F.
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Fiscal Policy and Economic Activity During Recessions in Advanced Economies
Hemming, Richard; Mahfouz, Selma; Schimmelpfennig, Axel
Working Paper No. 02/88
Caribbean Offshore Financial Centers: Past, Present, and Possibilities for the Future
Suss, Esther C.; Williams, Oral; Mendis, Chandima
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Export Orientation and Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mengistae, Taye; Pattillo, Catherine A.
Working Paper No. 02/90
More on the Effectiveness of Public Spending on Health Care and Education: A Covariance Structure Model
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Working Paper No. 02/91
Yield Spread as a Leading Indictor of Real Economic Activity: An Empirical Exercise on the Indian Economy
Kanagasabapathy, K.; Goyal, Rajan
Working Paper No. 02/92
Macroeconomic Adjustment in a Highly Dollarized Economy: The Case of Cambodia
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Escaping the Curse of Oil?: The Case of Gabon
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The Role of Internal Audit in Government Financial Management: An International Perspective
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Why Is It So Hard to Finance Budget Deficits?: Problems of a Developing Country
Feltenstein, Andrew; Iwata, Shigeru
Working Paper No. 02/96
The Estonian Currency Board: Its Introduction and Role in the Early Success of Estonia’s Transition to a Market Economy
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Working Paper No. 02/97
An Interim Assessment of Ukrainian Output Developments, 2000–01
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Extreme Contagion in Equity Markets
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Calibrating Your Intuition: Capital Allocation for Market and Credit Risk
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Financial Liberalization and Real Investment: Evidence from Turkish Firms
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Structural Balances and All That: Which Indicators to Use in Assessing Fiscal Policy
Chalk, Nigel A.
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Establishing Initial Conditions in Support of Inflation Targeting
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The Challenge of Fiscal Decentralization in Transition Countries
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Long-Run Determinants of Exchange Rate Regimes: A Simple Sensitivity Analysis
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The Micro Basis of Budget System Reform: The Case of Transitional Economies
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The Potential Role for Securitizing Public Sector Revenue Flows: An Application to the Phillipines
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On the Origins of the Fleming-Mundell Model
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Experience with Budgetary Convergence in the WAEMU
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Exchange Rate Pass-Through and Monetary Policy in Croatia
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Suggestions for Alternative Budget Balances for South Africa
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