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Agricultural Labor Adjustments in Transition Countries: The Role of Migration and Impact on Poverty*

Karen Macours and Johan F. M. Swinnen.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Particular Labour Markets; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies. 2840 words.

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Agricultural Labor in Russia: Efficiency and Profitability*

William Liefert, Zvi Lerman, Bruce Gardner and Eugenia Serova.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Particular Labour Markets; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies. 2580 words.

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Agricultural Support in Eastern Europe: Discussion

Bruce L. Gardner.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Agricultural Trade Liberalization and Poverty Dynamics in Three Developing Countries

Julie Litchfield, Neil McCulloch and L. Alan Winters.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 4607 words.

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Agriculture in Economic Development: Primary Engine of Growth or Chicken and Egg?

Isabelle Tsakok and Bruce Gardner.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions. 3743 words.

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Allocative Efficiency in Russian Agriculture: The Case of Fertilizer and Grain

William M. Liefert, Bruce Gardner and Eugenia Serova.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 3762 words.

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An Analysis of Grain Production Decline During the Early Transition in Ukraine: A Bayesian Inference

Lyubov A. Kurkalova and Alicia Carriquiry.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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An Axiomatic Approach to the Measurement of Corruption: Theory and Applications

James E. Foster, Andrew W. Horowitz and Fabio Méndez.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Economic Development; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions. 7291 words.

No generally accepted framework exists for constructing and evaluating measures of corruption. This article shows how the axiomatic approach of the poverty and inequality literature can be...

Can policy make us happier? Individual characteristics, socio-economic factors and life satisfaction in Central and Eastern Europe

Andrés Rodríguez-Pose and Kristina Maslauskaite.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Microeconomics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 8554 words.

Rapid economic convergence in Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries has not been matched by a similarly rapid increase in life satisfaction. This paper sets out to address this...

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China as a Potential Market for U.S. Pork Exports

William A. Amponsah, Xiang Dong Qin and Xuehua Peng.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 3731 words.

This study provides details of emerging opportunities for U.S. pork exporters following the U.S.-China WTO Accession Agreement. The Agreement will enable the United States to gain...

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China's Accession to the World Trade Organization: What Is at Stake for Agricultural Markets?

Frank Fuller, John Beghin, Stéphane De Cara, Jacinto Fabiosa, Cheng Fang and Holger Matthey.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 7059 words.

We analyze the impact of China's accession to the World Trade Organization on major crop and livestock markets using the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) modeling...

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China's Food Exports Face Dumping Laws

Colin A. Carter and Caroline Gunning-Trant.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 4052 words.

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Comment on “Evaluating Recipes for Development Success”: The Policy Usefulness of Institutional and Political Analyses of Development

Philip Keefer.

in The World Bank Research Observer

January 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Other Economic Systems; Development Planning and Policy; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development. 2098 words.

In “Evaluating Recipes for Development Success” Avinash Dixit criticizes recent efforts to identify the “fundamental” causes of development and to distill policy recommendations from these...

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Comparative Advantage and Government Budget Effects: An Application to the Grain Trade of the Former USSR

William M. Liefert.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions. 0 words.

A model is developed for analyzing the relationship between trade according to comparative advantage, price policy, and government budget effects. The model is used to examine a debate in...

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Comparative (Dis?) Advantage in Russian Agriculture

William M. Liefert.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Consistent Estimation of Censored Demand Systems Using Panel Data

Chad D. Meyerhoefer, Christine K. Ranney and David E. Sahn.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Econometric Modelling. 6981 words.

We derive a joint continuous/censored commodity demand system for panel data applications. Unobserved heterogeneity is controlled for using a correlated random effects specification and a...

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Creating Markets: Food Policy and Agricultural Reform in the Transition

Stephen Jones.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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The Creation and Spread of Technology and Total Factor Productivity in China's Agriculture

Songqing Jin, Jikun Huang, Ruifa Hu and Scott Rozelle.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 0 words.

The overall goal of this study is to create a framework for assessing the trends of China's national and international investment in agricultural research and to measure its impact on total...

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Critical masses in the decollectivisation of post-Soviet agriculture

Martin Petrick and Michael R. Carter.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Production and Organizations; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 8839 words.

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Decollectivisation in post-Soviet agriculture has generally been slow except for islands of complete individualisation. Our model interlinks two...

A Cultural Hedonic Framework for Increasing the Consumption of Unfamiliar Foods: Soy Acceptance in Russia and Colombia

Brian Wansink, Steven T. Sonka and Matthew M. Cheney.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 0 words.

It is important to understand how a country's cultural influences may affect the introduction of a new or unfamiliar food. In this paper, we present a cultural hedonic framework that uses a...

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