- Andrew Berg, Mumtaz Hussain, Shaun Roache, Amber Mahone, Tokhir Mirzoev, and Shekhar Aiyar
- Published Date:
- March 2007
2003, “Institutional Causes, Macroeconomic Symptoms: Volatility, Crises and Growth,” Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 50 (January), pp. 125–31.
2001, “Uganda: Exchange Rate Management, Monetary Policy and Aid” (unpublished; Bank of Uganda/UK Department for International Development).
2003, “Aid, Public Expenditure and Dutch Disease,” Center for the Study of African Economies Working Paper No. 2003–02 (February).
2006, “Monetary Policy Responses to Aid Surges in Africa,” paper presented at the UNU-Wider Conference on Aid: Principles, Policies and Performance, Helsinki, June16–17.
1998, “Aid and the Real Exchange Rate: Dutch Disease Effects in African Countries,” Intereconomics: Review of International Trade and Development, Vol. 33 (July/August), pp. 177–85.
1965, “Absorptive Capacity: The Concept and its Determinants,” Brookings Institute Staff Paper (Washington: Brookings Institution).
2005, “Roads Out of Poverty? Assessing the Links Between Aid, Public Investment, Growth and Poverty Reduction,” World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3490 (Washington: World Bank).
2005, “The Dynamic Implications of Foreign Aid and Its Variability,” IMF Working Paper No. 05/119 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2003, “Trade, Growth and Poverty: A Selective Study,” IMF Working Paper No. 03/30 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2006, “Practical Model-Based Monetary Policy Analysis: A How-To Guide,” IMF Working Paper No. 06/81 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1961, “Backward Sloping Labor Supply Functions in Dual Economies: The Africa Case,” The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 468–92.
1983, “Absorptive Capacity in the Sahel Countries,” Report to the Club Du Sahel (Paris: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development).
2005, “An Analytic Overview of Aid Absorption: Recognizing and Avoiding Macroeconomic Hazards,” paper presented at the Seminar on Foreign Aid and Macroeconomic Management, Maputo, Mozambique, March14–15.
1987, “Monopolistic Competition and the Effects of Aggregate Demand,” American Economic Review, Vol. 77, pp. 647–66.
2005, “Building Absorptive Capacity to Meet the MDGs” (unpublished; Washington: World Bank).
2004, “Exchange Rate Policy and the Management of Official and Private Capital Flows in Africa,” Staff Papers, International Monetary Fund, Vol. 51, Special Issue.
forthcoming, “Volatility of Development Aid: From the Frying Pan into the Fire?” IMF Working Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1983, “Staggered Prices in a Utility Maximizing Framework,” Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 12, pp. 383–98.
2001, “Death to the Log-Linearized Consumption Euler Equation! And Very Poor Health to the Second-Order Approximation,” Advances in Macroeconomics, Vol. 1, No. 1.
2005, “Predictability of Budget Aid: Experiences in Eight African Countries,” paper prepared for the World Bank Practitioners’ Forum on Budget Support, May, Cape Town, South Africa.
2006, “Gearing Macroeconomic Policies to Manage Large Inflows of ODA: Implications for HIV/AIDS Programmes,” International Poverty Center Working Paper No. 17.
2004, “Counting Chickens When they Hatch: The Short-Term Effect of Aid on Growth,” Center for Global Development Working Paper 44 (Washington: Center for Global Development).
2005, Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa, Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2001, “Rural Households: Incomes, Productivity and Nonfarm Enterprises,” in Uganda’s Recovery: The Role of Farms, Firms and Government, ed. by (Washington: World Bank).
2003, “New Data, New Doubts: A Comment on Burnside’s and Dollar’s ‘Aid, Policies and Growth’,” NBER Working Paper No. 9846 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: National Bureau of Economic Research).
1999, “External Aid: Help or Hindrance to Export Orientation in Africa?” Journal of African Economies, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 578–616.
2002, “Real Exchange Rate Policy and Non-Traditional Exports in Developing Countries” in Non-Traditional Export Promotion in Africa: Experience and Issues, ed. by (New York: Palgrave).
2001, “Foreign Aid, Macroeconomic Stabilization, and Growth in Malawi,” IMF Seminar Series No. 07 (January), pp. 1–21 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2006, “What Would Doubling Aid do for Macroeconomic Management in Africa?” ODI Working Paper 264 (London: Overseas Development Institute).
2005, “Solving Ramsey Problems with Nonlinear Projection Methods,” Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics, Vol. 9, No. 2.
2001, “Aid and Performance: A Reassessment,” Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 37, No. 6 (August), pp. 66–92.
2003, “Foreign Aid and Revenue Response: Does the Composition of Aid Matter?” IMF Working Paper No. 03/176 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2005, “The Macroeconomic Challenges of Scaling Up Aid to Africa,” IMF Working Paper No. 05/179 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2004, “Growth Accelerations,” NBER Working Paper No.10566 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: National Bureau of Economic Research).
2005, “Pity the Finance Minister: Issues in Managing a Substantial Scaling Up of Aid Flows,” IMF Working Paper No. 05/180 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2002, “Challenges in Expanding Development Assistance,” IMF Policy Discussion Paper 02/5 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, 2003a, “Fund Assistance for Countries Facing Exogenous Shocks” (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, 2003b, “Tanzania—Financial System Stability Assessment” (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, 2004, “The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia—Ex Post Assessment of Long-Term Fund Engagement” (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, 2005a, “The Macroeconomics of Managing High Aid Inflows,” IMF Policy Paper (August). Available via the Internet: http://www.imf.org/external/np/pp/eng/2005/080805a.pdf.
International Monetary Fund, 2005b, “Update on the Assessments and Implementation of Action Plans to Strengthen Capacity of HIPCs to Track Poverty-Reducing Public Spending” (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, 2006, “United Republic of Tanzania—Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement” (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund Independent Evaluation Office, 2004, “Evaluation of the IMF’s Role in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) and the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF)” (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2006, The Macroeconomic Management of Foreign Aid: Opportunities and Pitfalls (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2005, “Uganda: No More Pro-Poor Growth?” Development Policy Review, Vol. 23, No. 1.
1929, “The German Transfer Problem,” Economic Journal, Vol. 39 (March), pp. 1–7.
2003, “Spurious Welfare Reversals in International Business Cycle Models,” Journal of International Economics, Vol. 60, Issue 2 (August), pp. 471–500.
forthcoming, “Infrastructure for Developing Countries: The Growth Pill?” IMF Working Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2001, “Fiscal Effects of Aid,” WIDER Discussion Paper 2001/61 (August), (Helsinki: World Institute for Development Economics Research, United Nations University).
2004, “The Transfer Problem Revisited: Net Foreign Assets and Real Exchange Rates,” Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 86 (November), No. 4, pp. 841–57.
2002, Applied Computational Economics and Finance (Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press).
2006, “The Global Economy and Africa: The Challenges of Increased Financial Inflows,” paper presented at conference on Central Banks and the Challenge of Development, Bank for International Settlements, Basel, March14–15. Available via the Internet: http://www.bis.org/events/cbcd06.htm.
2004a, “Aid and Dutch Disease in Low-Income Countries: Informed Diagnosis for Prudent Prognoses,” IMF Working Paper No. 04/49 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2004b, “Financing Uganda’s Poverty Reduction Strategy: Is Aid Causing More Pain Than Gain?” IMF Working Paper No. 04/170 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1998, “Foreign Aid and Economic Performance in Tanzania,” World Development, Vol. 26, No. 7, pp. 1235–240.
1995, “Exchange Rate Dynamics Redux,” Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 103 (June), pp. 624–60.
2006, “Managing External Volatility: Central Bank Options in Low-Income Countries,” in Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets and Other Developing Countries, ed. by (Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers).
1995, “Real Exchange Rate Movements and Export Growth: Nigeria, 1960-1990” (unpublished; Nairobi: African Economic Research Consortium).
2003, “Do Aid Inflows Cause Dutch Disease? A Case Study of the CFA Franc Countries Using Dynamic Panel Analysis,” Manchester University School of Economics Discussion Paper Series No. 0330 (Manchester, UK: Manchester University).
2005, “What Monetary Policy for Aid-Receiving Countries?” Paper presented at the DESAA Development Forum on Integrating Economic and Social Policies to Achieve the United Nations Development Agenda, March14–15.
2005a, “What Undermines Aid’s Impact on Growth?” IMF Working Paper No. 05/126 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2005b, “Aid and Growth: What Does the Cross-Country Evidence Really Show?” IMF Working Paper No. 05/127 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2001, “External Aid Inflows and the Real Exchange Rate in Ghana,” AERC Paper No. 110 (November) (Nairobi: African Economic Research Consortium).
2000, “Exchange Rate Management and Manufactured Exports in Sub-Saharan Africa,” Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 237–53.
2006, Designing Monetary and Fiscal Policy in Low-Income Countries, IMF Occasional Paper No. 250 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
2001, “Learning by Doing and the Dutch Disease,” European Economic Review, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 285–306.
United Nations, 2006, “Dealing with the Macroeconomic Impact of the Scaling up of Aid,” background paper for a conference of African ministers of finance entitled “Financing for Development: From Commitment to Action,” May 21–22, Abuja, Nigeria. Available via the Internet: http://www.financingmdgsconference.org/session_papers.
United Nations Millennium Project, 2005, Investing in Development: A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals (New York: United Nations Development Program).
1992, “Exchange Rates, Trade Liberalization and Aid: The Sri Lankan Experience,” World Development, Vol. 20, No. 10 (October), pp. 1471–480.
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252. Growth in the Central and Eastern European Countries of the European Union, by Susan Schadler, Ashoka Mody, Abdul Abiad, and Daniel Leigh. 2006.
251. The Design and Implementation of Deposit Insurance Systems, by David S. Hoelscher, Michael Taylor, and Ulrich H. Klueh. 2006.
250. Designing Monetary and Fiscal Policy in Low-Income Countries, by Abebe Aemro Selassie, Benedict Clements, Shamsuddin Tareq, Jan Kees Martijn, and Gabriel Di Bella. 2006.
249. Official Foreign Exchange Intervention, by Shogo Ishi, Jorge Iván Canales-Kriljenko, Roberto Guimarães, and Cem Karacadag. 2006.
248. Labor Market Performance in Transition: The Experience of Central and Eastern European Countries, by Jerald Schiff, Philippe Egoumé-Bossogo, Miho Ihara, Tetsuya Konuki, and Kornélia Krajnyák. 2006.
247. Rebuilding Fiscal Institutions in Post-Conflict Countries, by Sanjeev Gupta, Shamsuddin Tareq, Benedict Clements, Alex Segura-Ubiergo, Rina Bhattacharya, and Todd Mattina. 2005.
246. Experience with Large Fiscal Adjustments, by George C. Tsibouris, Mark A. Horton, Mark J. Flanagan, and Wojciech S. Maliszewski. 2005.
245. Budget System Reform in Emerging Economies: The Challenges and the Reform Agenda, by Jack Diamond. 2005.
244. Monetary Policy Implementation at Different Stages of Market Development, by a staff team led by Bernard J. Laurens. 2005.
243. Central America: Global Integration and Regional Cooperation, edited by Markus Rodlauer and Alfred Schipke. 2005.
242. Turkey at the Crossroads: From Crisis Resolution to EU Accession, by a staff team led by Reza Moghadam. 2005.
241. The Design of IMF-Supported Programs, by Atish Ghosh, Charis Christofides, Jun Kim, Laura Papi, Uma Ramakrishnan, Alun Thomas, and Juan Zalduendo. 2005.
240. Debt-Related Vulnerabilities and Financial Crises: An Application of the Balance Sheet Approach to Emerging Market Countries, by Christoph Rosenberg, Ioannis Halikias, Brett House, Christian Keller, Jens Nystedt, Alexander Pitt, and Brad Setser. 2005.
239. GEM: A New International Macroeconomic Model, by Tamim Bayoumi, with assistance from Douglas Laxton, Hamid Faruqee, Benjamin Hunt, Philippe Karam, Jaewoo Lee, Alessandro Rebucci, and Ivan Tchakarov. 2004.
238. Stabilization and Reforms in Latin America: A Macroeconomic Perspective on the Experience Since the Early 1990s, by Anoop Singh, Agnès Belaisch, Charles Collyns, Paula De Masi, Reva Krieger, Guy Meredith, and Robert Rennhack. 2005.
237. Sovereign Debt Structure for Crisis Prevention, by Eduardo Borensztein, Marcos Chamon, Olivier Jeanne, Paolo Mauro, and Jeromin Zettelmeyer. 2004.
236. Lessons from the Crisis in Argentina, by Christina Daseking, Atish R. Ghosh, Alun Thomas, and Timothy Lane. 2004.
235. A New Look at Exchange Rate Volatility and Trade Flows, by Peter B. Clark, Natalia Tamirisa, and Shang-Jin Wei, with Azim Sadikov and Li Zeng. 2004.
234. Adopting the Euro in Central Europe: Challenges of the Next Step in European Integration, by Susan M. Schadler, Paulo F. Drummond, Louis Kuijs, Zuzana Murgasova, and Rachel N. van Elkan. 2004.
233. Germany’s Three-Pillar Banking System: Cross-Country Perspectives in Europe, by Allan Brunner, Jörg Decressin, Daniel Hardy, and Beata Kudela. 2004.
232. China’s Growth and Integration into the World Economy: Prospects and Challenges, edited by Eswar Prasad. 2004.
231. Chile: Policies and Institutions Underpinning Stability and Growth, by Eliot Kalter, Steven Phillips, Marco A. Espinosa-Vega, Rodolfo Luzio, Mauricio Villafuerte, and Manmohan Singh. 2004.
230. Financial Stability in Dollarized Countries, by Anne-Marie Gulde, David Hoelscher, Alain Ize, David Marston, and Gianni De Nicoló. 2004.
229. Evolution and Performance of Exchange Rate Regimes, by Kenneth S. Rogoff, Aasim M. Husain, Ashoka Mody, Robin Brooks, and Nienke Oomes. 2004.
228. Capital Markets and Financial Intermediation in The Baltics, by Alfred Schipke, Christian Beddies, Susan M. George, and Niamh Sheridan. 2004.
227. U.S. Fiscal Policies and Priorities for Long-Run Sustainability, edited by Martin Mühleisen and Christopher Towe. 2004.
226. Hong Kong SAR: Meeting the Challenges of Integration with the Mainland, edited by Eswar Prasad, with contributions from Jorge Chan-Lau, Dora Iakova, William Lee, Hong Liang, Ida Liu, Papa N’Diaye, and Tao Wang. 2004.
225. Rules-Based Fiscal Policy in France, Germany, Italy, and Spain, by Teresa Dában, Enrica Detragiache, Gabriel di Bella, Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti, and Steven Symansky. 2003.
224. Managing Systemic Banking Crises, by a staff team led by David S. Hoelscher and Marc Quintyn. 2003.
223. Monetary Union Among Member Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council, by a staff team led by Ugo Fasano. 2003.
222. Informal Funds Transfer Systems: An Analysis of the Informal Hawala System, by Mohammed El Qorchi, Samuel Munzele Maimbo, and John F. Wilson. 2003.
221. Deflation: Determinants, Risks, and Policy Options, by Manmohan S. Kumar. 2003.
220. Effects of Financial Globalization on Developing Countries: Some Empirical Evidence, by Eswar S. Prasad, Kenneth Rogoff, Shang-Jin Wei, and Ayhan Kose. 2003.
219. Economic Policy in a Highly Dollarized Economy: The Case of Cambodia, by Mario de Zamaroczy and Sopanha Sa. 2003.
218. Fiscal Vulnerability and Financial Crises in Emerging Market Economies, by Richard Hemming, Michael Kell, and Axel Schimmelpfennig. 2003.
217. Managing Financial Crises: Recent Experience and Lessons for Latin America, edited by Charles Collyns and G. Russell Kincaid. 2003.
216. Is the PRGF Living Up to Expectations? An Assessment of Program Design, by Sanjeev Gupta, Mark Plant, Benedict Clements, Thomas Dorsey, Emanuele Baldacci, Gabriela Inchauste, Shamsuddin Tareq, and Nita Thacker. 2002.
215. Improving Large Taxpayers’ Compliance: A Review of Country Experience, by Katherine Baer. 2002.
214. Advanced Country Experiences with Capital Account Liberalization, by Age Bakker and Bryan Chapple. 2002.
213. The Baltic Countries: Medium-Term Fiscal Issues Related to EU and NATO Accession, by Johannes Mueller, Christian Beddies, Robert Burgess, Vitali Kramarenko, and Joannes Mongardini. 2002.
212. Financial Soundness Indicators: Analytical Aspects and Country Practices, by V. Sundararajan, Charles Enoch, Armida San José, Paul Hilbers, Russell Krueger, Marina Moretti, and Graham Slack. 2002.
211. Capital Account Liberalization and Financial Sector Stability, by a staff team led by Shogo Ishii and Karl Habermeier. 2002.
210. IMF-Supported Programs in Capital Account Crises, by Atish Ghosh, Timothy Lane, Marianne Schulze Ghattas, , Javier Hamann, and Alex Mourmouras. 2002.
209. Methodology for Current Account and Exchange Rate Assessments, by Peter Isard, Hamid Faruqee, G. Russell Kincaid, and Martin Fetherston. 2001.
208. Yemen in the 1990s: From Unification to Economic Reform, by Klaus Enders, Sherwyn Williams, Nada Choueiri, Yuri Sobolev, and Jan Walliser. 2001.
207. Malaysia: From Crisis to Recovery, by Kanitta Meesook, Il Houng Lee, Olin Liu, Yougesh Khatri, Natalia Tamirisa, Michael Moore, and Mark H. Krysl. 2001.
206. The Dominican Republic: Stabilization, Structural Reform, and Economic Growth, by a staff team led by Philip Young comprising Alessandro Giustiniani, Werner C. Keller, and Randa E. Sab and others. 2001.
205. Stabilization and Savings Funds for Nonrenewable Resources, by Jeffrey Davis, Rolando Ossowski, James Daniel, and Steven Barnett. 2001.
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