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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Investigating the Chinese Online Underground Economy

Zhuge Jianwei, Gu Lion, Duan Haixin and Taylor Roberts.

in China and Cybersecurity

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Economics. 10922 words.

This chapter provides a detailed, empirical, structural investigation of the Chinese online underground economy. It estimates that the overall damage from the online underground economy has...

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Information in online labour markets

Adeline Pelletier and Catherine Thomas.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Microeconomics; International Trade; Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics. 8122 words.

Abstract

Online labour markets are virtual platforms that solve information problems to enable gains from trade in remote labour services. They make employers...

Landing the First Job: The Value of Intermediaries in Online Hiring

Christopher T. Stanton and Catherine Thomas.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Microeconomics; Technological Change; Research and Development. 26063 words.

Online markets for remote labour services allow workers and firms to contract with each other directly. Despite this, intermediaries—called outsourcing agencies—have emerged in these...

Income Differences and Prices of Tradables: Insights from an Online Retailer

Ina Simonovska.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; International Trade; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 24143 words.

I study the positive relationship between prices of tradable goods and per capita income. I develop a highly tractable general equilibrium model of international trade with heterogeneous...

“Foreign Hostile Forces”

Sarah McKune.

in China and Cybersecurity

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Economics. 12652 words.

This chapter examines China’s activity in and policies concerning cyberspace from a human rights-based perspective. The Chinese Communist Party considers the propagation or assertion of...

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Offshoring Higher Education

Christopher Ziguras.

in The Oxford Handbook of Offshoring and Global Employment

May 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; International Economics; Industry Studies. 8807 words.

Since the late 1980s, Australian higher-education providers have been venturing abroad to establish teaching partnerships and branch campuses. Along with the United States and the United...

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Implications of Incomplete Markets for International Economies

Gurdip Bakshi, Mario Cerrato and John Crosby.

in The Review of Financial Studies

October 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Finance; Economics; International Financial Markets. 22667 words.

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We develop a restriction that precludes implausibly high reward-for-risk in incomplete international economies to consider a theoretical problem that...

Currency Unions, Product Introductions, and the Real Exchange Rate

Alberto Cavallo, Brent Neiman and Roberto Rigobon.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

May 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 17466 words.

We use a novel data set of online prices of identical goods sold by four large global retailers in dozens of countries to study good-level real exchange rates and their aggregated behavior....

Learning from History: Volatility and Financial Crises

Jon Danielsson, Marcela Valenzuela and Ilknur Zer.

in The Review of Financial Studies

July 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Economics; Financial Regulation; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations. 15176 words.

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We study the effects of stock market volatility on risk-taking and financial crises by constructing a cross-country database spanning up to 211 years...