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February 27, 2009
Abstract: This paper introduces habit formation into an otherwise standard model of international trade. Household tastes evolve over time to favor...
February 24, 2009
Abstract: HIV is a significant problem in sub-Saharan Africa and while many types of HIV prevention strategies have been adopted, there has been...
February 23, 2009
Tobias Pfutze's paper presents evidence for international migration to have played a significant role in the Mexican democratization process. It...
February 20, 2009
Abstract: The very different institutional contributions of large-scale American aid to Egypt, Jordan, South Korea, and Taiwan are best explained by...
February 19, 2009
Millions of people globally are affected by HIV/AIDS despite great progress in prevention, care, and treatment. HIV/AIDS continues to devastate...
February 17, 2009
Abstract: We work with a lender to randomize approvals of individual liability microenterprise loans to marginal applicants in the metropolitan...
February 10, 2009
This paper investigates how bureaucrats set bribes and whether these payments impose significant economic costs. We generate an original dataset on...
February 5, 2009
The recently published China into Africa: Trade, Aid, and Influence sheds new light on the well studied but still poorly understood emerging...

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