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Working papers

2014

  1. Ito, Hiro & Kawai, Masahiro, 2014. "Determinants of the Trilemma Policy Combination," ADBI Working Papers 456, Asian Development Bank Institute.
  2. Hiro Ito & Menzie Chinn, 2014. "The Rise of the “Redback†and the People’s Republic of China’s Capital Account Liberalization : An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Invoicing Currencies," Macroeconomics Working Papers 24157, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  3. Hiro Ito & Menzie Chinn, 2014. "The Rise of the “Redback†and the People’s Republic of China’s Capital Account Liberalization : An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Invoicing Currencies," Finance Working Papers 24157, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  4. Ito, Hiro & Chinn, Menzie, 2014. "The Rise of the “Redback” and the People’s Republic of China’s Capital Account Liberalization: An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Invoicing Currencies," ADBI Working Papers 473, Asian Development Bank Institute.
  5. Hiro Ito & Masahiro Kawai, 2014. "Determinants of the Trilemma Policy Combination," Macroeconomics Working Papers 23967, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.

2013

  1. Jerch, Rhiannon L. & Baylis, Katherine R. & Dissanayake, Sahan T. M., 2013. "Access versus Choice: testing the “food desert” construct in Champaign, IL," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 155282, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Joshua Aizenman & Hiro Ito, 2013. "Living with the Trilemma Constraint: Relative Trilemma Policy Divergence, Crises, and Output Losses for Developing Countries," NBER Working Papers 19448, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

2012

  1. Joshua Aizenman & Hiro Ito, 2012. "Trilemma Policy Convergence Patterns and Output Volatility," NBER Working Papers 17806, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Hiro Ito & Masahiro Kawai, 2012. "New Measures of the Trilemma Hypothesis : Implications for Asia," Finance Working Papers 23331, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  3. Ito, Hiro & Volz, Ulrich, 2012. "The People’s Republic of China and Global Imbalances from a View of Sectorial Reforms," ADBI Working Papers 393, Asian Development Bank Institute.
  4. Clower, Erica & Ito, Hiro, 2012. "The Persistence of Current Account Balances and its Determinants: The Implications for Global Rebalancing," ADBI Working Papers 400, Asian Development Bank Institute.
  5. Hiro Ito & Ulrich Volz, 2012. "The People’s Republic of China and Global Imbalances from a View of Sectorial Reforms," Finance Working Papers 23353, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  6. Lucas Figal Garone & Alessandro Maffioli & Cesar M. Rodriguez & Gonzalo Vázquez & João Alberto De Negri, 2012. "Assessing the Impact of Cluster Policies: the case of the Arranjos Productivos Locais in Brazil," SPD Working Papers 1203, Inter-American Development Bank, Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness (SPD).

2011

  1. Menzie D. Chinn & Barry Eichengreen & Hiro Ito, 2011. "A Forensic Analysis of Global Imbalances," NBER Working Papers 17513, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Ito, Hiro & Terada-Hagiwara, Akiko, 2011. "Effects of Financial Market Imperfections on Indian Firms' Exporting Behavior," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 256, Asian Development Bank.
  3. João Alberto De Negri & Alessandro Maffioli & Cesar M. Rodriguez & Gonzalo Vázquez, 2011. "The Impact of Public Credit Programs on Brazilian Firms," SPD Working Papers 1103, Inter-American Development Bank, Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness (SPD).

2010

  1. Dissanayake, Sahan T.M. & Onal, Hayri & Westervelt, James D. & Balbach, Harold E., 2010. "Optimum Land Allocation for Species Protection and Military Training on DoD Installations," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61767, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Dissanayake, Sahan T.M. & Nunez, Hector M., 2010. "Optimal Allocation of Land for Conservation: A General Equilibrium Analysis," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61820, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  3. Aizenman, Joshua & Chinn, Menzie & Ito, Hiro, 2010. "The Financial Crisis, Rethinking of the Global Financial Architecture, and the Trilemma," ADBI Working Papers 213, Asian Development Bank Institute.

2009

  1. Garcia, Jorge & Bluffstone, Randy & Sterner, Thomas, 2009. "Corporate environmental management in transition economies: The case of Central and Eastern Europe," Working Papers in Economics 411, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  2. Kassie, Menale & Holden, Stein & Köhlin, Gunnar & Bluffstone, Randy, 2009. "Economics of Soil Conservation Adoption in High-Rainfall Areas of the Ethiopian Highlands," Working Papers in Economics 400, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  3. Yin-Wong Cheung & Hiro Ito, 2009. "A Cross-Country Empirical Analysis of International Reserves," CESifo Working Paper Series 2654, CESifo Group Munich.
  4. Aizenman, Joshua & D. Chinn, Menzie & Ito, Hiro, 2009. "Surfing the Waves of Globalization: Asia and Financial Globalization in the Context of the Trilemma," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 180, Asian Development Bank.
  5. Ito, Hiro & Jongwanich, Juthathip & Terada-Hagiwara, Akiko, 2009. "What Makes Developing Asia Resilient in a Financially Globalized World?," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 181, Asian Development Bank.

2008

  1. Yesuf, Mahmud & Bluffstone, Randy, 2008. "Risk aversion in low-income countries: Experimental evidence from Ethiopia [in Amharic]," Research briefs 15(16)AMH, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Bluffstone, Randall & Yesuf, Mahmud & Bushie, Bilisuma & Damite, Demessie, 2008. "Rural Livelihoods, Poverty, and the Millennium Development Goals: Evidence from Ethiopian Survey Data," Discussion Papers dp-08-07-efd, Resources For the Future.
  3. Yesuf, Mahmud & Bluffstone, Randall, 2008. "Wealth and Time Preference in Rural Ethiopia," Discussion Papers dp-08-16-efd, Resources For the Future.
  4. Mekonnen, Alemu & Bluffstone, Ramdall, 2008. "Is There a Link between Common Property Forest Management and Private Tree Growing? Evidence of Behavioral Effects from Highland Ethiopia," Discussion Papers dp-08-29-efd, Resources For the Future.
  5. Yin-wong Cheung & Hiro Ito, 2008. "Hoarding of International Reserves: A Comparison of the Asian and Latin American Experiences," Working Papers 072008, Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research.
  6. Joshua Aizenman & Menzie D. Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2008. "Assessing the Emerging Global Financial Architecture: Measuring the Trilemma's Configurations over Time," NBER Working Papers 14533, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Matias Mednik & Cesar M. Rodriguez & Inder J. Ruprah, 2008. "Hysteresis in Unemployment:Evidence from Latin America," OVE Working Papers 0408, Inter-American Development Bank, Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE).

2007

  1. Yesuf, Mahmud & Bluffstone, Randy, 2007. "Risk aversion in low income countries: Experimental evidence from Ethiopia," IFPRI discussion papers 715, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Kassie, Menale & Pender, John & Yesuf, Mahmud & Kohlin, Gunnar & Bluffstone, Randy & Mulugeta, Elias, 2007. "Impact of soil conservation on crop production in the Northern Ethiopian Highlands:," IFPRI discussion papers 733, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  3. Hiro Ito & Menzie Chinn, 2007. "East Asia and Global Imbalances: Saving, Investment, and Financial Development," NBER Working Papers 13364, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

2005

  1. Menzie D. Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2005. "What Matters for Financial Development? Capital Controls, Institutions, and Interactions," NBER Working Papers 11370, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Menzie D. Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2005. "Current Account Balances, Financial Development and Institutions: Assaying the World "Savings Glut"," NBER Working Papers 11761, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Yushi Yoshida & Hiro Ito, 2005. "Distance on FDI and Trade: The Roles of China and Mexico in the Pacific Basin," Discussion Papers 24, Kyushu Sangyo University, Faculty of Economics.

2004

  1. Yushi Yoshida & Hiro Ito, 2004. "How do the Asian Economies Compete with Japan in the US Market, China Exceptional? A Triangular Trade Approach," Discussion Papers 18, Kyushu Sangyo University, Faculty of Economics.
  2. Ito, Hiro, 2004. "Is Financial Openness a Bad Thing? An Analysis on the Correlation Between Financial Liberalization and the Output Performance of Crisis-Hit Economies," Santa Cruz Center for International Economics, Working Paper Series qt5zb2v4c5, Center for International Economics, UC Santa Cruz.

2003

  1. James Woods, 2003. ""Money" is the Reserves not the Money," Macroeconomics 0309019, EconWPA, revised 28 Dec 2003.
  2. James Woods, 2003. "'Oh Yea': Imputing Forgotten Responses in a Multi-Year Survey of Conservation Behavior," Microeconomics 0309002, EconWPA, revised 28 Dec 2003.
  3. James Woods, 2003. "Evolution as Learning Yields Hyperbolic Discounting," GE, Growth, Math methods 0309001, EconWPA, revised 28 Dec 2003.
  4. Ito, Hiro, 2003. "Was Japan’s Real Interest Rate Really Too High During the 1990s? The Role of the Zero Interest Rate Bound and Other Factors," Santa Cruz Center for International Economics, Working Paper Series qt48k5q6vd, Center for International Economics, UC Santa Cruz.
  5. Bruce Blonigen & Rossitza B. Wooster, 2003. "CEO Turnover and Foreign Market Participation," NBER Working Papers 9527, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

2002

  1. Menzie D. Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2002. "Capital Account Liberalization, Institutions and Financial Development: Cross Country Evidence," NBER Working Papers 8967, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

2001

  1. Bruce A. Blonigen & Rossitza B. Wooster, 2001. "Networking and Foreign Direct Investment Activity," University of Oregon Economics Department Working Papers 2002-8, University of Oregon Economics Department, revised 01 Sep 2002.

1999

  1. Author James Woods, 1999. "A Heterogeneous Agent, Indivisible Labor Model Solved By Means Of Genetic Algorithms," Macroeconomics 9907007, EconWPA.

1997

  1. Bluffstone, R.A., 1997. "Reducing Degradation of Forests in Poor Countries When Permanent Solutions Elude Us: What Instruments Do we Really Have?," Papers 604, Harvard - Institute for International Development.

Journal articles

2013

  1. Sarah Tinkler & James Woods, 2013. "The Readability of Principles of Macroeconomics Textbooks," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(2), pages 178-191, June.
  2. Hiro Ito & Ulrich Volz, 2013. "China and Global Imbalances from a View of Sectorial Reforms," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(1), pages 57-71, 02.
  3. Joshua Aizenman & Menzie David Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2013. "The “Impossible Trinity” Hypothesis in an Era of Global Imbalances: Measurement and Testing," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(3), pages 447-458, 08.

2012

  1. Aizenman, Joshua & Ito, Hiro, 2012. "Trilemma policy convergence patterns and output volatility," The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 23(3), pages 269-285.
  2. Matias Mednik & Cesar M. Rodriguez & Inder J. Ruprah, 2012. "Hysteresis in unemployment: Evidence from Latin America," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(4), pages 448-466, 05.

2011

  1. Dissanayake, Sahan T.M. & Önal, Hayri, 2011. "Amenity driven price effects and conservation reserve site selection: A dynamic linear integer programming approach," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(12), pages 2225-2235.
  2. Aizenman, Joshua & Chinn, Menzie D. & Ito, Hiro, 2011. "Surfing the waves of globalization: Asia and financial globalization in the context of the trilemma," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 290-320, September.

2010

  1. Aizenman, Joshua & Chinn, Menzie D. & Ito, Hiro, 2010. "The emerging global financial architecture: Tracing and evaluating new patterns of the trilemma configuration," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 29(4), pages 615-641, June.
  2. Rossitza B. Wooster & Joshua W. Lehner, 2010. "Reexamining The Border Tax Effect: A Case Study Of Washington State," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 28(4), pages 511-523, October.
  3. Rossitza B. Wooster & David S. Diebel, 2010. "Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries: A Meta-Regression Analysis," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 14(s1), pages 640-655, 08.

2009

  1. Jorge H. García & Randy Bluffstone & Thomas Sterner, 2009. "Corporate Environmental Management in Transition Economies: The Case of Central and Eastern Europe," Czech Journal of Economics and Finance (Finance a uver), Charles University Prague, Faculty of Social Sciences, vol. 59(5), pages 410-425, December.
  2. Ito, Hiro, 2009. "U.S. current account debate with Japan then, with China now," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 294-313, May.
  3. Yin-Wong Cheung & Hiro Ito, 2009. "A Cross-Country Empirical Analysis of International Reserves," International Economic Journal, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(4), pages 447-481.
  4. Alyson C. Ma & Rossitza B. Wooster, 2009. "The Effects Of U.S.-China Trade On Employment And Wages In The U.S.-Mexico Border Region," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 27(3), pages 335-348, 07.

2008

  1. Menale Kassie & John Pender & Mahmud Yesuf & Gunnar Kohlin & Randy Bluffstone & Elias Mulugeta, 2008. "Estimating returns to soil conservation adoption in the northern Ethiopian highlands," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 38(2), pages 213-232, 03.
  2. Randy Bluffstone & Matt Braman & Linda Fernandez & Tom Scott & Pei-Yi Lee, 2008. "Housing, Sprawl, And The Use Of Development Impact Fees: The Case Of The Inland Empire," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 26(3), pages 433-447, 07.
  3. Bluffstone, Randall & Boscolo, Marco & Molina, Ramiro, 2008. "Does better common property forest management promote behavioral change? On-farm tree planting in the Bolivian Andes," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 13(02), pages 137-170, April.
  4. Woods, James, 2008. "What people do when they say they are conserving electricity," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 36(6), pages 1945-1956, June.
  5. Menzie D. Chinn & Hiro Ito, 2008. "Global Current Account Imbalances: American Fiscal Policy versus East Asian Savings," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 16(3), pages 479-498, 08.
  6. Ito, Hiro, 2008. "Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, Editors, Monetary Policy with Very Low Inflation in the Pacific Rim, NBER -- East Asia Seminar on Economics Vol. 15, The University of Chicago Press (2006)," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 17(3), pages 492-494.
  7. Donna L Paul & Rossitza B Wooster, 2008. "Strategic investments by US firms in transition economies," Journal of International Business Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 39(2), pages 249-266, March.
  8. B. Wooster, Rossitza & Dube, Smile, 2008. "The Contribution of Intra-Regional and Extra-Regional Trade to Growth: Evidence from the European Union," Journal of Economic Integration, Center for Economic Integration, Sejong University, vol. 23, pages 161-182.

2007

  1. Bluffstone, Randall, 2007. "Privatization and contaminated site remediation in Central and Eastern Europe: Do environmental liability policies matter?," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 31-41, June.
  2. Randall A. Bluffstone & Brad Ouderkirk, 2007. "Warehouses, Trucks, And Pm," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 25(1), pages 79-91, 01.
  3. Chinn, Menzie D. & Ito, Hiro, 2007. "Current account balances, financial development and institutions: Assaying the world "saving glut"," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 26(4), pages 546-569, June.
  4. Hiro Ito & Menzie Chinn, 2007. "Price-Based Measurement Of Financial Globalization: A Cross-Country Study Of Interest Rate Parity," Pacific Economic Review, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 12(4), pages 419-444, October.
  5. Sebastian Fossati & Fernando Lorenzo & Cesar M. Rodríguez, 2007. "Regional and international market integration of a small open economy," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 0, pages 77-98, May.

2006

  1. Bluffstone, Randall A. & Anantanasuwong, Dararatt & Ruzicka, Ivan, 2006. "Mixing economic and administrative instruments: the case of shrimp aquaculture in Thailand," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 11(05), pages 651-667, October.
  2. Randall Bluffstone & Thomas Sterner, 2006. "Explaining Environmental Management in Central and Eastern Europe," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 48(4), pages 619-640, December.
  3. Chinn, Menzie D. & Ito, Hiro, 2006. "What matters for financial development? Capital controls, institutions, and interactions," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 81(1), pages 163-192, October.
  4. Ito, Hiro, 2006. "Financial development and financial liberalization in Asia: Thresholds, institutions and the sequence of liberalization," The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 17(3), pages 303-327, December.
  5. Yushi Yoshida & Hiro Ito, 2006. "How Do the Asian Economies Compete With Japan in the US Market? Is China Exceptional? A Triangular Trade Approach," Asia Pacific Business Review, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 12(3), pages 285-307, July.
  6. Rossitza B Wooster, 2006. "US companies in transition economies: wealth effects from expansion between 1987 and 1999," Journal of International Business Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 37(2), pages 179-195, March.

2005

  1. Rossitza B. Wooster & Craig A. Gallet, 2005. "Settling the Smoke: Public Policy and Shareholder Wealth in the Cigarette Industry," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 23(2), pages 211-223, 04.

2003

  1. Randall Bluffstone & Daiva Semeniene & Jochem Jantzen, 2003. "How Much Will It Cost to Join the Club? The Extra Costs of Approximating Lithuanian Environmental Laws with Those of the European Union," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 26(2), pages 279-303, October.
  2. Bluffstone, Randall & DeShazo, J.R., 2003. "Upgrading municipal environmental services to European Union levels: a case study of household willingness to pay in Lithuania," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 8(04), pages 637-654, October.

2000

  1. Randall Bluffstone & Theodore Panayotou, 2000. "Environmental Liability and Privatization in Central and Eastern Europe: Toward an Optimal Policy," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 17(4), pages 335-352, December.

1999

  1. Bluffstone, Randall, 1999. "Are the costs of pollution abatement lower in Central and Eastern Europe? Evidence from Lithuania," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(04), pages 449-470, October.
  2. Kavalec, Chris & Woods, James, 1999. "Toward marginal cost pricing of accident risk: the energy, travel, and welfare impacts of pay-at-the-pump auto insurance," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(6), pages 331-342, June.

1998

  1. Bluffstone, Randall A., 1998. "Reducing degradation of forests in poor countries when permanent solutions elude us: what instruments do we really have?," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(03), pages 295-317, July.

1995

  1. Bluffstone Randall A., 1995. "The Effect of Labor Market Performance on Deforestation in Developing Countries under Open Access: An Example from Rural Nepal," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 42-63, July.

Chapters

2009

  1. Hiro Ito & Menzie Chinn, 2009. "East Asia and Global Imbalances: Saving, Investment, and Financial Development," NBER Chapters, in: Financial Sector Development in the Pacific Rim, East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 18, pages 117-150 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Hiro Ito, 2009. "Comment on "Consolidation of Banks in Japan: Causes and Consequences"," NBER Chapters, in: Financial Sector Development in the Pacific Rim, East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 18, pages 309-312 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.