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Competitive harm in global supply chains: assessing current responses and identifying potential future responses

David J Gerber.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics; Public Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Business and Management; Economic History; Economic Development. 9996 words.

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Global supply (or ‘value’) chains add much to the value of global markets, offering benefits to both producers and consumers. Yet, global supply...

Development Economics and Method: A Quarter Century of ABCDE

Kaushik Basu and Andrew Foster.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Economic Methodology; General Economics. 2882 words.

This, the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) and also of the Washington Consensus, is a good time to take stock of development...

Gender and Economic Development in Africa: An Overview

Damiano K. Manda and Samuel Mwakubo.

in Journal of African Economies

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development. 4911 words.

Despite progress made towards achieving gender equality in African countries for instance by ratification of international and regional conventions and commitments by African countries,...

The Human Values Index: conceptual foundations and evidence from Brazil

Flavio Comim and Pedro V. Amaral.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

November 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Development. 9146 words.

The dominance of the ‘growth fetish’ ideology has much contributed to lure societies into believing that people’s value judgements are unnecessary for a better life and social justice. The...

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The Power and Pitfalls of Experiments in Development Economics: Some Non-random Reflections

Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; General Economics; History of Economic Thought; Economic Development. 15605 words.

Impact evaluation based on randomized controlled trials (RCTs) offers a powerful tool that has fundamentally reshaped development economics by offering novel solutions to long-standing...

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