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Working papers

  1. Bigsten, Arne, 2014. "Dimensions of African inequality," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  2. Isaksson, Ann-Sofie & Bigsten, Arne, 2014. "Clientelism and ethnic divisions," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 598, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  3. Siba, Eyerusalem & Soderbom, Mans & Bigsten, Arne & Gebreeyesus, Mulu, 2012. "Enterprise Agglomeration, Output Prices, and Physical Productivity: Firm-Level Evidence from Ethiopia," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  4. Bigsten, Arne & Tengstam, Sven, 2012. "International Coordination and the Effectiveness of Aid," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  5. Isaksson, Ann-Sofie & Bigsten, Arne, 2011. "Institution building with limited resources: Establishing a supreme audit institution in Rwanda," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 481, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  6. Baskaran, Thushyanthan & Bigsten, Arne, 2011. "Fiscal capacity and government accountability in sub-Saharan Africa," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 506, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  7. Ruist, Joakim & Bigsten, Arne, 2010. "Wage Effects of Labor Migration with International Capital Mobility," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 464, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  8. Bigsten, Arne & Tengstam, Sven, 2009. "Renewed Growth and Poverty Reduction in Zambia," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 424, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  9. Arne Bigsten & Mulu Gebreeyesus & Mans Soderbom, 2009. "Gradual Trade Liberalization and Firm Performance in Ethiopia," CSAE Working Paper Series 2009-21, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  10. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2008. "The persistence of urban poverty in Ethiopia: A tale of two measurements," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 283, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  11. Bigsten, Arne & Durevall, Dick & Munshi, Farzana, 2008. "Offshoring and Occupational Wages: Some empirical evidence," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 312, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  12. Bigsten, Arne & Gebreeyesus, Mulu, 2008. "Firm Productivity and Exports: Evidence from Ethiopian manufacturing," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 303, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  13. Bigsten, Arne & Tengstam, Sven, 2008. "Smallholder Income Diversification in Zambia: The Way Out of Poverty?," Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics 54637, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  14. Bigsten, Arne & Mengistae, Taye & Shimeles, Abebe, 2007. "Mobility and earnings in Ethiopia's urban labor markets, 1994-2004," Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank 4168, The World Bank.
  15. Bigsten, Arne, 2006. "Aid and Economic Development in Africa," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 237, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  16. Zheng, Jinghai & Bigsten, Arne & Hu, Angang, 2006. "Can China’s Growth be Sustained? A Productivity Perspective," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 236, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  17. Bigsten, Arne, 2006. "Donor coordination and the uses of aid," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 196, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  18. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2005. "Can Africa Reduce Poverty by Half by 2015? The Case for a Pro-Poor Growth Strategy," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 177, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  19. Bigsten, Arne & Soderbom, Mans, 2005. "What have we learned from a decade of manufacturing enterprise surveys in Africa ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank 3798, The World Bank.
  20. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fachamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Catherine Pattillo & Mans Soderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeuf, 2004. "Do African manufacturing firms learn from exporting?," Development and Comp Systems, EconWPA 0409071, EconWPA.
  21. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2004. "Dynamics of Poverty in Ethiopia," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  22. Bigsten, Arne & Durevall, Dick, 2004. "Trade Reform and Wage Inequality in Kenya, 1964-2000," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 148, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  23. Bigsten, Arne, 2004. "Can Japan Make a Comeback?," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 122, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  24. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2004. "Prospects for 'Pro-Poor' Growth in Africa," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  25. Bigsten, Arne & Durevall, Dick, 2004. "Kenya’s Development Path and Factor Prices 1964-2000," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 142, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  26. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Mans Söderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeufack, 2003. "Risk Sharing in Labour Markets," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute 03-077/2, Tinbergen Institute.
  27. Bigsten, Arne, 2003. "Globalisation and the Asia-Pacific Revival," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 118, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  28. Bigsten, Arne & Durevall, Dick, 2002. "Is Globalisation Good for Africa?," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 67, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  29. Bigsten, Arne & Kebede, Bereket & Shimeles, Abebe & Taddesse , Mekonnen, 2002. "Growth and Poverty Reduction in Ethiopia: Evidence from Household Panel Surveys," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 65, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  30. Bigsten, Arne & Levin, Jorgen & Persson, Hakan, 2001. "Debt Relief and Growth: A study of Zambia and Tanzania," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  31. Bigsten, Arne, 2001. "Relevance of the Nordic Model for African Development," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  32. Manda , Damiano Kulundu & Bigsten, Arne & Mwabu , Germano, 2001. "Trade Union Membership and Earnings in Kenyan Manufacturing Firms," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 50, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  33. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Måns Söderbom & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Francis Teal & Albert Zeufa, 2000. "Credit constraints in manufacturing enterprises in Africa," CSAE Working Paper Series 2000-24, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  34. Bigsten, Arne & Kimuyu, Peter & Lundvall, Karl, 2000. "Informality, Ethnicity and Productivity: Evidence from Small Manufacturers in Kenya," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 27, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  35. Bigsten , Arne & Kayizzi-Mugerwa, Steve, 2000. "The Political Economy of Policy Failure in Zambia," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 23, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  36. Bigsten, A. & Collier, P. & Dercon, S., 2000. "Exports and Firm-Level Efficiency in African Manufacturing," Papers, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montreal- 2000-04, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montreal-.
  37. Zheng, Jinghai & Liu, Xiaxuan & Bigsten, Arne, 2000. "Efficiency, Technical Progress, and Best Practice in Chinese State Enterprises (1980-1994)," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 30, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  38. Bigsten , Arne & Levin, Jörgen, 2000. "Growth, Income Distribution, and Poverty: A Review," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 32, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  39. Simon Appleton & Arne Bigsten & Damiano Kulundu Manda, 1999. "Educational expansion and economic decline: returns to education in Kenya, 1978-1995," CSAE Working Paper Series 1999-06, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  40. Arne Bigsten, 1999. "Adjustment Costs, Irreversibility, and Investment Patterns in African Manufacturing," IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund 99/99, International Monetary Fund.
  41. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Patillo & Mans Soderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeufack, 1999. "Contract Flexibility and Dispute Resolution in African Manufacturing," CSAE Working Paper Series 1999-20, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  42. Bigsten, Arne, 1998. "Can Aid Generate Growth in Africa?," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 3, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  43. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Anders Isaksson & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Måns Söderbom & Francis T, 1998. "Rates of return on physical and human capital in Africa's manufacturing sector," CSAE Working Paper Series 1998-12, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  44. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Catherine Pattillo & Måns Söderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Z, 1998. "Contract flexibility and conflict resolution: Evidence from African manufacturing," CSAE Working Paper Series 1998-21, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  45. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Anders Isaksson & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Måns Söderbom & M. Sylvain & Francis Teal & , 1997. "Investment in Africa's manufacturing sector: A four country panel data analysis," CSAE Working Paper Series 1997-11, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
  46. Wicks, Rick & Bigsten, Arne, 1996. "Used Clothes As Development Aid: The political economy of rags," Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics 17, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Baskaran, Thushyanthan & Bigsten, Arne, 2013. "Fiscal Capacity and the Quality of Government in Sub-Saharan Africa," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 92-107.
  2. Joakim Ruist & Arne Bigsten, 2013. "Wage Effects of Labour Migration with International Capital Mobility," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 36(1), pages 31-47, 01.
  3. Arne Bigsten & Taye Mengistae & Abebe Shimeles, 2013. "Labor Market Integration in Urban Ethiopia, 1994–2004," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 61(4), pages 889 - 931.
  4. Arne Bigsten & Dick Durevall & Farzana Munshi, 2012. "Offshoring and occupational wages: Some empirical evidence," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(2), pages 253-269, January.
  5. Isaksson, Ann-Sofie & Bigsten, Arne, 2012. "Institution Building with Limited Resources: Establishing a Supreme Audit Institution in Rwanda," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 40(9), pages 1870-1881.
  6. Arne Bigsten & Sven Tengstam, 2011. "Smallholder Diversification and Income Growth in Zambia," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 20(5), pages 781-822, November.
  7. Arne Bigsten & Abebe Shimeles, 2011. "The persistence of urban poverty in Ethiopia: a tale of two measurements," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(9), pages 835-839.
  8. Arne Bigsten & Måns Söderbom, 2011. "Industrial Strategies for Economic Recovery and Long-term Growth in Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, African Development Bank, vol. 23(2), pages 161-171.
  9. Zheng, Jinghai & Bigsten, Arne & Hu, Angang, 2009. "Can China's Growth be Sustained? A Productivity Perspective," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 874-888, April.
  10. Jinghai Zheng & Angang Hu & Arne Bigsten, 2009. "Potential output in a rapidly developing economy: the case of China and a comparison with the United States and the European Union," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 317-342.
  11. Arne Bigsten & Mulu Gebreeyesus, 2009. "Firm Productivity and Exports: Evidence from Ethiopian Manufacturing," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(10), pages 1594-1614.
  12. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2008. "Poverty Transition and Persistence in Ethiopia: 1994-2004," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 36(9), pages 1559-1584, September.
  13. Arne Bigsten & Dick Durevall, 2008. "Factor Proportions, Openness and Factor Prices in Kenya 1965-2000," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(2), pages 289-310.
  14. Arne Bigsten & Mulu Gebreeyesus, 2007. "The Small, the Young, and the Productive: Determinants of Manufacturing Firm Growth in Ethiopia," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55, pages 813-840.
  15. Arne Bigsten & Abebe Shimeles, 2007. "Can Africa Reduce Poverty by Half by 2015?," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 25(2), pages 147-166, 03.
  16. Arne Bigsten, 2007. "Can China Learn from Sweden?," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 8(2), pages 17-40, April.
  17. David Holland & Robert M. Carter & Chris de Freitas & Indur M. Goklany & Richard S. Lindzen, 2007. "Response to Simmonds and Steffen," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 8(2), pages 143-151, April.
  18. Arne Bigsten & Mans Söderbom, 2006. "What Have We Learned from a Decade of Manufacturing Enterprise Surveys in Africa?," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 21(2), pages 241-265.
  19. Arne Bigsten, 2006. "Coordination et utilisations des aides," Revue d’économie du développement, De Boeck Université, De Boeck Université, vol. 20(2), pages 77-103.
  20. Bigsten, Arne & Durevall, Dick, 2006. "Openness and wage inequality in Kenya, 1964-2000," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 465-480, March.
  21. Bigsten Arne & Collier Paul & Dercon Stefan & Fafchamps Marcel & Gauthier Bernard & Gunning Jan Willem & Oostendorp Remco & Pattillo Catherine & Söderbom Måns & Teal Francis, 2005. "Adjustment Costs and Irreversibility as Determinants of Investment: Evidence from African Manufacturing," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, De Gruyter, vol. 4(1), pages 1-29, October.
  22. Damiano Kulundu Manda & Arne Bigsten & Germano Mwabu, 2005. "Trade union membership and earnings in Kenyan manufacturing firms," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 37(15), pages 1693-1704.
  23. Arne Bigsten, 2005. "Can Japan Make a Comeback?," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(4), pages 595-606, 04.
  24. Arne Bigsten & Augustin Kwasi Fosu, 2004. "Part 1: Growth and Poverty in Africa -- Growth and Poverty in Africa: An Overview," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 13(1), pages i1-i15, July.
  25. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Catherine Pattillo & M�ns Soderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Z, 2004. "Do African Manufacturing Firms Learn from Exporting?," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(3), pages 115-141.
  26. Stanley Fischer & Brian Snowdon, 2004. "Beyond the Ivory Tower," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 5(1), pages 67-114, January.
  27. Arne Bigsten, 2004. "Globalisation and the Asia–Pacific Revival," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 5(2), pages 33-55, April.
  28. Arne Bigsten & Peter Kimuyu & Karl Lundvall, 2004. "What to Do with the Informal Sector?," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 22(6), pages 701-715, November.
  29. Bigsten, Arne & Kebede, Bereket & Shimeles, Abebe & Taddesse, Mekonnen, 2003. "Growth and Poverty Reduction in Ethiopia: Evidence from Household Panel Surveys," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 87-106, January.
  30. Zheng, Jinghai & Liu, Xiaoxuan & Bigsten, Arne, 2003. "Efficiency, technical progress, and best practice in Chinese state enterprises (1980-1994)," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 134-152, March.
  31. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Patillo & M�ns S–derbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeuf, 2003. "Credit Constraints in Manufacturing Enterprises in Africa," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 12(1), pages 104-125, March.
  32. Arne Bigsten & Dick Durevall, 2003. "Globalisation and Policy Effects in Africa," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(8), pages 1119-1136, 08.
  33. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Mans S–derbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeufa, 2003. "Risk Sharing in Labor Markets," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 17(3), pages 349-366, December.
  34. Arne Bigsten, 2002. "Can Africa Catch Up?," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 3(2), pages 17-33, April.
  35. Arne Bigsten, 2001. "Policy-Making in Resource-Rich Countries," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 2(3), pages 139-153, July.
  36. Arne Melchior, 2001. "Global Income Inequality," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 2(3), pages 87-108, July.
  37. Bigsten, Arne, et al, 2000. "Rates of Return on Physical and Human Capital in Africa's Manufacturing Sector," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 48(4), pages 801-27, July.
  38. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafchamps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willem Gunning & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Patillo & M�ns Soderbom & Francis Teal & Albert Zeufac, 2000. "Contract flexibility and dispute resolution in African manufacturing," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(4), pages 1-37.
  39. Bigsten, Arne, et al, 1999. " Investment in Africa's Manufacturing Sector: A Four Country Panel Data Analysis," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 61(4), pages 489-512, November.
  40. Arne Bigsten & Paul Collier & Stefan Dercon & Marcel Fafcharnps & Bernard Gauthier & Jan Willern Gunning & Jean Habarurema & Anders Isaksson & Abena Oduro & Remco Oostendorp & Cathy Pattillo & Mans So, 1999. "Exports of African manufactures: macro policy and firm behaviour," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 8(1), pages 53-71.
  41. Arne Bigsten & Negatu Makonnen, 1999. "The Anatomy of Income Distribution in Urban Ethiopia," African Development Review, African Development Bank, African Development Bank, vol. 11(1), pages 1-30.
  42. Zheng, Jinghai & Liu, Xiaoxuan & Bigsten, Arne, 1998. "Ownership Structure and Determinants of Technical Efficiency: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis to Chinese Enterprises (1986-1990)," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 26(3), pages 465-484, September.
  43. Arne Bigsten & Stuart Corbridge & J. Thomas Lindblad & Scott McDonald & Tony Addison & Anthony Payne & Robin Mearns & John Thoburn & Clem Tisdell & Tony Barnett & Mike Shepperdson, 1997. "Book reviews," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(6), pages 874-892.
  44. Bigsten, Arne & Moene, Karl Ove, 1996. "Growth and Rent Dissipation: The Case of Kenya," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 5(2), pages 177-98, June.
  45. Bigsten, Arne, 1996. "The Circular Migration of Smallholders in Kenya," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 5(1), pages 1-20, March.
  46. Arne Bigsten & Steve Kayizzi‐Mugerwa, 1995. "Rural sector responses to economic crisis in Uganda," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 7(2), pages 181-209, 03.
  47. Bigsten, Arne & Kayizzi-Mugerwa, Steve, 1992. "Adaptation and distress in the urban economy: A study of Kampala households," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 20(10), pages 1423-1441, October.
  48. Bates, Robert H., 1992. "Peasants and governments: An economic analysis : David Bevan, Paul Collier, Jan Willem Gunning, Arne Bigsten and Paul Horsnell, (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1989) pp. 349," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 38(1), pages 267-268, January.
  49. Anxo, Dominique & Bigsten, Arne, 1989. " Working Hours and Productivity in Swedish Manufacturing," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 91(3), pages 613-19.
  50. Bigsten, Arne, 1988. "A note on the modelling of circular smallholder migration," Economics Letters, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 87-91.
  51. Bevan, D. L. & Bigsten, A. & Collier, P. & Gunning, J. W., 1987. "Peasant supply response in rationed economies," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 15(4), pages 431-439, April.
  52. Bigsten, Arne, 1986. "Welfare and economic growth in Kenya, 1914-76," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 14(9), pages 1151-1160, September.
  53. Armitage, Jane, 1985. "Education and income determination in Kenya : Arne Bigsten, (Gower Hampshire, 1984) pp. vii + 156, $27.50," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 18(2-3), pages 600-603, August.
  54. Blau, David M., 1984. "Income distribution and development: Theory, evidence, and policy : Arne Bigsten, (Heinemann, London, 1983) pp. viii + 192," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 16(1-2), pages 222-226.
  55. Collier, Paul & Bigsten, Arne, 1981. "A Model of Educational Expansion and Labour Market Adjustment Applied to Kenya," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 43(1), pages 31-49, February.
  56. Bigsten, Arne, 1981. "A note on the estimation of interregional input-output coefficients," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 11(1), pages 149-153, February.

NEP Fields

29 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (14) 2002-04-25 2004-10-18 2004-11-07 2005-09-29 2006-01-01 2006-03-18 2006-12-16 2007-03-24 2008-01-12 2008-05-10 2010-01-16 2011-01-23 2011-06-25 2012-12-06. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2006-12-16
  3. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2008-08-14 2012-12-06
  4. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2000-06-05
  5. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2005-09-29
  6. NEP-CNA: China (1) 2006-12-16
  7. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2012-07-01
  8. NEP-DEV: Development (21) 2000-01-24 2000-06-05 2000-09-01 2000-11-20 2002-01-22 2002-04-25 2003-10-20 2004-01-25 2004-09-05 2004-10-18 2005-09-29 2006-01-01 2006-03-18 2006-12-16 2006-12-16 2007-03-24 2008-05-10 2010-01-16 2011-01-23 2012-07-01 2012-12-06. Author is listed
  9. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (5) 2000-09-18 2000-11-08 2006-12-16 2008-05-10 2012-12-06. Author is listed
  10. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (2) 2010-01-16 2010-12-23
  11. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2008-01-12
  12. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (3) 2000-01-24 2000-09-01 2004-09-05
  13. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2012-12-06
  14. NEP-IFN: International Finance (3) 2002-04-25 2004-01-25 2010-08-21
  15. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2000-09-01
  16. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2008-05-10 2008-08-14
  17. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2000-11-20 2007-03-24 2008-08-14 2010-08-21
  18. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (8) 2002-01-22 2004-11-07 2005-09-29 2007-03-24 2008-01-12 2010-08-21 2010-12-23 2014-05-17. Author is listed
  19. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2002-01-05 2004-01-25
  20. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2010-08-21
  21. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2010-12-23 2011-06-25
  22. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2014-06-22
  23. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2006-12-16
  24. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (1) 2003-10-20
  25. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (3) 2004-01-25 2004-01-25 2006-12-16
  26. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2000-11-20
  27. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2006-12-16
  28. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2008-01-12 2012-12-06

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