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Climate leadership by conditional commitments

Leif Helland, Jon Hovi and Håkon Sælen.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Design of Experiments; International Relations and International Political Economy; Environmental Economics; Publicly Provided Goods. 10705 words.

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Under the 2015 Paris climate agreement, each party sets its own mitigation target by submitting a Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) every five...

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Determinants of pollution: what do we really know?

Martin Gassebner, Michael J. Lamla and Jan-Egbert Sturm.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Environmental Economics; International Relations and International Political Economy; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Economic Development. 11447 words.

The recent literature proposes many variables as significant determinants of pollution. This paper gives an overview of this literature and asks which of these factors have an empirically...

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Estimating Strategic Models of International Treaty Formation

Ulrich J. Wagner.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric Modelling; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Trade; Environmental Economics; Publicly Provided Goods; International Law. 20472 words.

This article develops an empirical framework for analysing the timing of international treaties. A treaty is modelled as a dynamic game among governments that decide on participation in...

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Measuring Violent Conflict in Micro-level Surveys: Current Practices and Methodological Challenges

Tilman Brück, Patricia Justino, Philip Verwimp, Alexandra Avdeenko and Andrew Tedesco.

in The World Bank Research Observer

February 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Data Collection and Date Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economic Development. 11631 words.

This paper reviews current practices and common challenges in the measurement of the causes, functioning, and consequences of violent conflict at the micro-level. We review existing...

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On the contribution of game theory to the study of sovereign debt and default

Rohan Pitchford and Mark L. J. Wright.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Finance. 10584 words.

This paper reviews the lessons learned from the application of the tools of game theory to the theoretical study of sovereign debt and default. We focus on two main questions. First, we...

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Political Economy of Recent Global Food Price Shocks: Gainers, Losers and Compensatory Mechanism

Bernadette Dia Kamgnia.

in Journal of African Economies

May 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economywide Country Studies; Other Economic Systems; International Relations and International Political Economy; Agricultural Economics; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Public Economics. 19990 words.

Food prices have increased steadily since 2003 to become a real burden to the poor and net purchasers of food, although price shocks could be an opportunity to stimulate agricultural...

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Scope and compatibility of measures in international fisheries agreements

Michael Finus and Raoul Schneider.

in Oxford Economic Papers

October 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Renewable Resources and Conservation; International Relations and International Political Economy; Public Economics. 12044 words.

We set up a model that captures the spatial dimension of international fisheries in legal (i.e., internationally accessible high seas versus state-owned exclusive economic zones) and...

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Stop! The Polio Vaccination Cessation Game

Scott Barrett.

in The World Bank Economic Review

October 2010; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; International Relations and International Political Economy; Public Economics; Economics of Health; Economic Development. 10057 words.

Should polio be eradicated worldwide, countries must decide whether to continue to vaccinate with the live-attenuated vaccine, to continue to vaccinate with the alternative, killed vaccine,...

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