Sajal Lahiri

Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics

Vandeveer Professor of Economics

MC 415

1000 Faner Drive

Carbondale, IL 62901

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (48)

1.

The Fiscal Impact of Foreign Aid in Rwanda: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4541
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kene Ezemenari, Ephraim Kebede and Sajal Lahiri
World Bank, World Bank and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Public Sector Economics & Finance, Access to Finance

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Strategic Environmental Policies in the Presence of Foreign Direct Investment

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Aug 2001
Sajal Lahiri and M. Ozgur Kayalica
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Istanbul Technical University - Department of Management Engineering
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Environment, emission permits, Foreign Direct Investment, trade, pollution

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Tax Principles and Tax Harmonization Under Imperfect Competition: A Cautionary Example

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Michael Keen, Sajal Lahiri and Pascalis Raimondos
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Harmonization, Destination Principle, Origin Principle, Commodity Taxation

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An Oligopolistic Heckscher-Ohlin Model of Foreign Direct Investment

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Sajal Lahiri and Yoshiyasu Ono
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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FDI, Oligopoly, Heckscher-Ohlin model

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International Joint Venture under Asymmetric Information: Technology vis-a-vis Information Advantage

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Chifeng Dai and Sajal Lahiri
Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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International joint venture, MNC, demand uncertainty, technology spillover, credit market, principal-agent.

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Globalization, Cross-Border Pollution and Welfare

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Athens University of Economics and Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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cross-border pollution, emission taxes, terms of trade, globalization, welfare

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Competition and Innovation in Product Quality: Theory and Evidence from Turkey

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Oct 2012
Fatma Karaman and Sajal Lahiri
Yasar University and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Product quality, R&D, Competition, Turkey

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Reforms of Environmental Policies in the Presence of Cross-Border Pollution and Two-Stage-Clean-Up

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jan 2002
Athens University of Economics and Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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Cross-border Pollution, Private Pollution Abatement, Public Pollution Abatement, Multilateral Policy Reform

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Can a Merger Take Place Among Symmetric Firms?

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Mar 2011
Mahelet Fikru and Sajal Lahiri
Missouri University of Science and Technology - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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flexible policy, emission tax, merger, symmetric firm

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Export-Oriented International Joint Venture: Endogenous Set-Up Costs and Information Gathering

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Chifeng Dai and Sajal Lahiri
Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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International joint venture, MNC, demand uncertainty, double-sided moral hazard, set-up costs, exports

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Can Cross-Border Pollution Reduce Pollution?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Athens University of Economics and Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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Cross-border pollution, pollution abatement, foreign aid

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Political Asymmetry and Common External Tariff in a Customs Union

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2007-038A
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Sep 2007
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lawrence University - Economics
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Asymmetry, Customs union, Common external tariff, Politics

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Can Cross-Border Pollution Reduce Pollution?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Feb 2001
Athens University of Economics and Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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Cross-border pollution, pollution abatement, foreign aid

Can Cross-Border Pollution Reduce Pollution?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Dec 2002
Athens University of Economics and Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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Financing Growth: Foreign Aid vs. Foreign Loans

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2013-031A
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and American University of Sharjah - Economics Department
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foreign aid, concessional loans, offshore bank loans, economic growth

15.

Peace Dividends in a Trade-Theoretic Model of Conflict

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Sajal Lahiri and Valerica Vlad
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University
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War, peace dividend, foreign investment

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Integrated Reforms of Indirect Taxes in the Presence of Pollution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2276
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2008
University of Cyprus - Department of Economics, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Athens University of Economics and Business
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indirect tax reforms, production and consumption generated pollution, welfare, government tax revenues

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Bias against Daughters in Health-Care Provision: A Theoretical Analysis

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Jul 2008
Sharmistha Self and Sajal Lahiri
University of Northern Iowa and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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gender bias, healthcare, marriage, extended family, health-care cost

Potential Pareto-Improving Move Towards Most Favored Nation Tariffs

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Sajal Lahiri and Peri Silva
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
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Tariff reform, MFN, Welfare, Asymmetric Oligopoly

Potential Pareto-Improving Move Towards Most Favored Nation Tariffs

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 348
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 May 2013
Sajal Lahiri and Peri Silva
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
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Tariff reform, MFN, Welfare, Asymmetric Oligopoly

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Should Easier Access to International Credit Replace Foreign Aid?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6024
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Oct 2011
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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foreign aid, foreign loans, borrowing constraint, economic growth, fungibility, public input

Political Asymmetry and Common External Tariffs in a Customs Union

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lawrence University - Economics
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Asymmetry, Customs union, Common external tariff, Politics

Political Asymmetry and Common External Tariffs in a Customs Union

Economics & Politics, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 88-106, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Mar 2011
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lawrence University - Economics
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Encouraging Trade Liberalization: Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Foreign Aid as Prize

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Malokele Nanivajo and Sajal Lahiri
Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Foreign Aid, Tariffs, Ex-post conditionality, Welfare, Lobbying

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Free-Range Farming and the Optimal Public and Private Responses to a Possible Epidemic

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Feb 2009
Sajal Lahiri and Basharat Pitafi
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics
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Avian Influenza, H5N1, Foot-and-Mouth Disease, Aphtae epizooticae, Mad Cow Disease, BSE,Invasive Species, Organic Farming

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Modes of Exports by Sub-Saharan African Firms: Intensive Margins and Interdependencies

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Oct 2012
Seifu Zerihun and Sajal Lahiri
Information Analytics, Caterpillar, Inc and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Mode of exports, Direct exports, Indirect exports, Efficiency in production, Degree of competition, Export subsidy

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Enlargement and Common External Tariff in a Political-Economic Model of Customs Union

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lawrence University - Economics
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Enlargement, Customs union, Common external tariff, Politics

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Export-Oriented Foreign Direct Investment and Local Content Requirement

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Aug 2003
Sajal Lahiri and Yoshiyasu Ono
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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Public Support for Private Efforts at Assimilation by Immigrants: The Role of Credit Constraints

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Sajal Lahiri
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Immigration, assimilation, credits, remittances

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Lobbying for a Common External Tariff from Inside and Out

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2012-061A
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Subhayu Bandyopadhyay and Sajal Lahiri
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Free Trade Area, Customs Union, Preferential Trading Agreements, Domestic lobbying, Cross-border lobbying, External tariffs

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Donor Strategy Under the Fungibility of Foreign Aid

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jul 2004
Sajal Lahiri and Pascalis Raimondos
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Gender Bias in Education: The Role of Inter-Household Externality, Dowry and Other Social Institutions

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 591-606, November 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Sajal Lahiri and Sharmistha Self
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and College of Saint Benedict (CSB) and Saint John's University (SJU) - Department of Economics
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Strategic Exports and R&D with Internationally Mobile Skilled Labor and Exchange Rate Volatility

Review of International Economics, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 277-291, May 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 May 2006
Sajal Lahiri and Fernando Mesa
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Departamento Nacional de Planeacion
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Logic of Aid in an Intertemporal Setting

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Apr 2004
University of Geneva, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Bilateral War in a Multilateral World: Carrots and Sticks for Conflict Resolution

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 1168-1187, November 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Zsolt Becsi and Sajal Lahiri
Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Cross-Border Lobbying in Preferential Trading Agreements: Implications for External Tariffs

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper 2009-041A
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lindenwood University - Center for Economics and the Environment
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free trade area, customs union, preferential trading agreements, domestic lobbying, cross-border lobbying, external tariffs

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Should Easier Access to International Credit Replace Foreign Aid?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Sep 2011
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Foreign aid, foreign loans, borrowing constraint, economic growth, fungibility, public input

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'Export Experience' Under Borrowing Constraints

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Oct 2004
Saqib Jafarey and Sajal Lahiri
University of Liverpool Management School (ULMS) - Economics Division and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Reforms of Environmental Policies in the Presence of Cross-Border Pollution and Public-Private Clean-Up

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 107, No. 2, pp. 315-333, June 2005
Posted: 02 Sep 2005
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Cyprus - Department of Economics
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Food for Education Versus School Quality: A Comparison of Policy Options to Reduce Child Labour

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
Saqib Jafarey and Sajal Lahiri
University of Liverpool Management School (ULMS) - Economics Division and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Piecemeal Multilateral Environmental Policy Reforms Under Asymmetric Oligopoly

Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 9, Issue 5, pp. 885-899, October 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Sajal Lahiri and George Symeonidis
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and University of Essex - Department of Economics
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On the Substitutability Between Foreign Aid and International Credit

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2012-043A
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Oct 2012
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and American University of Sharjah - Economics Department
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foreign aid, borrowing constraint, fungibility, public input

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Current Account Imbalances and Foreign Investment: A Theoretical Analysis of Interrelationships and Causalities

Review of International Economics, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 369-381, May 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Sajal Lahiri and A. K. M. Mahbub Morshed
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Cross‐Border Lobbying in Preferential Trading Agreements: Implications for External Tariffs and Welfare

Review of International Economics, Vol. 20, Issue 5, pp. 1034-1045, 2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Lindenwood University - Center for Economics and the Environment
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Profit Share and Partner Choice in International Joint Ventures

Review of International Economics, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 552-561, August 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Litao Zhong and Sajal Lahiri
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Potential Pareto‐Improving Move Toward Most Favored Nation Tariffs

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 1086-1104, 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Sajal Lahiri and Peri Silva
Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
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Why Do U.S. Parents Prefer Private to Foster Care Adoptions? The Role of Adoption Subsidies, Gender, Race, and Special Needs

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 58, Issue 4, pp. 1757-1782, 2020
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Oct 2020
Channary Khun, Sajal Lahiri and Sokchea Lim
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and John Carroll University
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Do People Really Support Trade Restrictions? Cross-Country Evidence

Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Vol. 24, No. 1, 132-146, 2015
Posted: 25 Oct 2018
Channary Khun, Sajal Lahiri and Sokchea Lim
Southern Illinois University - Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and John Carroll University

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trade restrictions; perception of well-being; trade policy

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Determinants of Privatization in China: The Role of the Presence of Foreign Firms

Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Yi Liu, Sajal Lahiri and Xue Li
College of Economics and Trade @ Hunan University, Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics and Hunan University

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Privatization, Foreign Presence, China, Endogeneity

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The Role of Foreign Competition and Cost Asymmetry in Partial Privatization

Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Yi Liu and Sajal Lahiri
College of Economics and Trade @ Hunan University and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics

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Privatization, Mixed Oligopoly, Foreign Competition, Cost Asymmetry

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Promoting Trade Liberalization: Theoretical Analysis of Foreign Aid as Prize

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 748-757, 2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Malokele Nanivazo and Sajal Lahiri
University of Kansas and Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Department of Economics
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