John Baffes

World Bank

Senior Economist

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

http://econ.worldbank.org/staff/jbaffes

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Placing the 2006/08 Commodity Price Boom into Perspective

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5371
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Tassos Haniotis
World Bank and European Union - European Commission
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Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Commodities, Energy Production and Transportation, E-Business

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The Great Plunge in Oil Prices: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Jun 2015
World Bank, Development Prospects Group at the World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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commodity prices, 2014 oil price decline, macroeconomic implications, supply factors, demand factors, unconventional oil production, global output, and global inflation

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Oil Spills on Other Commodities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4333
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Energy Production and Transportation, Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Commodities, E-Business

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Single-Equation Estimation of the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1800
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank - Economic Development Institute and Swarthmore College - Economics Department
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The Co-Movement between Cotton and Polyester Prices

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3534
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
John Baffes and Gaston Gohou
World Bank and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Long-Term Drivers of Food Prices

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6455
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Allen Dennis
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Food & Beverage Industry, Climate Change Economics, Energy Production and Transportation

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Commodity Market Reform in Africa: Some Recent Experience

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2995
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank
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Domestic and External Drivers of Maize Prices in Tanzania

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
World Bank, Independent and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
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Export ban, Food prices, Weather anomalies, Price transmission, Tanzania

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Disciplining Agricultural Support Through Decoupling

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3533
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
John Baffes and Harry de Gorter
World Bank and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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More on the Energy/Non-Energy Commodity Price Link

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4982
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Markets and Market Access, Energy Production and Transportation, Emerging Markets, E-Business, Commodities

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Sources of Volatility During Four Oil Price Crashes

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
John Baffes and Varun Kshirsagar
World Bank and Independent
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Crude oil price, volatility, oil price crashes, commodity markets

Sources of Volatility During Four Oil Price Crashes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7425
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Varun Kshirsagar
World Bank and Independent
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Commodity Risk Management

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Detecting Price Links in the World Cotton Market

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 1944
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Is Growth in Bangladesh's Rice Production Sustainable?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1666
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Madhur Gautam
World Bank and World Bank
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14.

Are You Too Young for the Nobel Prize?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
John Baffes and Athanasios Vamvakidis
World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Nobel Prize, Nobel Laureates, Age Bias

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What Explains Agricultural Price Movements?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7589
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Tassos Haniotis
World Bank and European Union - European Commission
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Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Community Based Rural Development, Rural Communities, Agricultural Economics, Rural Development Strategy & Policy, Regional Rural Development

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From Prices to Incomes: Agricultural Subsidization Without Protection?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1776
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Jacob Meerman
World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Cotton Subsidies, the WTO, and The'Cotton Problem'

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5663
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Emerging Markets, Livestock and Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Industry

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Restructuring Uganda's Coffee Industry: Why Going Back to the Basics Matters

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4020
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, Access to Markets, Water and Industry, Economic Theory & Research

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Cotton, Biotechnology, and Economic Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5896
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Crops and Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, E-Business, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research

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Analyzing Food Price Trends in the Context of Engel?S Law and the Prebisch-Singer Hypothesis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7424
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes and Xiaoli Etienne
World Bank and West Virginia University - Division of Resource Management
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Agricultural Economics, Trade and Agriculture, Agricultural Trade, Commodity Risk Management

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What Drives Local Food Prices? Evidence from the Tanzanian Maize Market

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7338
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Independent and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
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Commodity Risk Management

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Shocks to Food Market Systems: A Network Approach

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Aug 2017
John Baffes and Varun Kshirsagar
World Bank and Independent
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Price Transmission, Market Integration, Tanzania, Food Prices, Market Networks, Trade Policy, Commodity Markets

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Markets for Cotton By-Products: Global Trends and Implications for African Cotton Producers

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5355
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John Baffes
World Bank
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Crops and Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, Energy Production and Transportation, Livestock and Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Industry

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The 2014-16 Oil Price Collapse in Retrospect: Sources and Implications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8419
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2018
World Bank, World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and World Bank
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Energy and Environment, Energy Demand, Energy and Mining, Macroeconomic Management, Economic Adjustment and Lending, Public Sector Economics, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Macro-Fiscal Policy, Services & Transfers to Poor, Energy Policies & Economics, Disability, Economic Assistance, Access of Poor to Social Services, Inflation

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The Role of Major Emerging Markets in Global Commodity Demand

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8495
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Energy and Mining, Energy and Environment, Energy Demand, Mining & Extractive Industry (Non-Energy), Primary Metals, Oil Refining & Gas Industry, Food Security

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How to Feed the World in 2050: Macroeconomic Environment, Commodity Markets -- A Longer Term Outlook

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2013
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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commodity prices, long-term prospects, global economy

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Restructuring Uganda's Coffee Industry: Why Going Back to Basics Matters

Development Policy Review, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 413-436, July 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
John Baffes
World Bank
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Tanzania's Cotton Sector: Reforms, Constraints and Challenges

Development Policy Review, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 75-96, January 2004
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
John Baffes
World Bank
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The Full Potential of Uganda's Cotton Industry

Development Policy Review, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 67-85, January 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Dec 2008
John Baffes
World Bank
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Cotton Subsidies, the WTO, and the ‘Cotton Problem’

The World Economy, Vol. 34, Issue 9, pp. 1534-1556, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Sep 2011
John Baffes
World Bank
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Institutional Diversity and Performance in African Cotton Sectors

Development Policy Review, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 295-323, May 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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