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Book Chapter
The governance of the international monetary system

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Financial institutions International International economic relations
Book Chapter
Capital account liberalization and management

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Accounting Capital Financial institutions
Book Chapter
Global monetary co-operation and the exchange rate system

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Financial institutions International Foreign exchange
Book Chapter
The provision of global liquidity: the global reserve system

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Financial institutions International International agencies
Book Chapter
A brief history of the international monetary system since Bretton Woods

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Balance of payments Credit Financial institutions
Working Paper
Impact of Income and Non-Income Shocks on Child Labour: Evidence from a Panel Survey of Tanzania

This paper investigates the impact of income and non-income shocks on child labour using a model in which the household maximizes utility from consumption as well as human capital development of the child...

Agriculture Children Econometric models (Economic development)
Journal Article
Social Capital, Network Effects, and Savings in Rural Vietnam

Part of Journal Special Issue Poverty, Development, and Behavioral Economics

Business networks Financial institutions Households
Working Paper
Does Financial Liberalisation Improve Access to Investment Finance in Developing Countries?

This paper considers the effect of financial liberalisation on access to investment finance using firm level data covering 57 developing and transition countries...

Credit Finance Financial institutions
Working Paper
Social Capital, Network Effects and Savings in Rural Vietnam

Information failures are a major barrier to formal financial saving in low income countries...

Business networks Financial institutions Households
Blog
Making Finance the Servant not the Master

Tony Addison Today, there is much frustration with the financial sector. Society’s precious savings are not being put to the best of uses—investing for the social good...

Banks and banking Capitalism Debts, Public
Book Chapter
Into the Void: Governing Finance in Central and Eastern Europe

From the book: Economies in Transition

Commercial law Financial institutions Financing, Government
Working Paper
Efficiency of Commercial Banks in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparative Analysis of Domestic and Foreign Banks

Utilizing the stochastic frontier approach, this study conducts a comparative analysis of profit efficiency and cost inefficiency of commercial banks operating in 29 sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries by bank ownership (domestic bank, SSA foreign ba...

Banks and banking Financial institutions Financial institutions, International
Working Paper
Into the Void: Governing Finance in Central and Eastern Europe

Twenty years after the fall of the iron curtain—which for decades had separated East from West—most countries of Central and Eastern Europe are now members of the European Union; some have even adopted the euro...

Commercial law Financial institutions Financing, Government
Working Paper
Linkages, Access to Finance and the Performance of Small-Scale Enterprises in Kenya

Micro- and small-scale enterprises (MSEs) have become important players in the Kenyan economy, but at the same time they continue to face constraints that limit their development...

Business enterprises Business networks Finance (Corporations)
Book Chapter
Post-Conflict Countries: Strategy for Rebuilding Fiscal Institutions

From the book: Making Peace Work

Financial institutions Fiscal policy Social conflict
Blog
Domestic Resource Mobilization and Financial Development: Looking at the MDGs from a Different Angle?
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George Mavrotas While recent years have witnessed new interest in the finance–growth nexus, the relationship between domestic resource mobilization and financial development remains relatively unexplored...

Banks and banking Capital market Financial institutions
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