John Baffes

World Bank

Senior Economist

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

28

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Scholarly Papers (28)

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
Downloads 895 (12,093)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Commodities, Energy Production and Transportation, E-Business

2.

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
Downloads 388 (51,852)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Energy Production and Transportation, Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Commodities, E-Business

3.

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
Downloads 277 (85,056)
Citation 31

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4.

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
Downloads 197 (114,885)

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5.

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
Downloads 168 (131,283)
Citation 10

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6.

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
Downloads 164 (140,368)

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7.

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
Downloads 140 (148,769)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Markets and Market Access, Energy Production and Transportation, Emerging Markets, E-Business, Commodities

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
Downloads 83 (243,958)

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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
Downloads 37 (364,227)

Abstract:

Commodity Risk Management

9.

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)
Downloads 113 (122,062)

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Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Food & Beverage Industry, Climate Change Economics, Energy Production and Transportation

10.

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
Downloads 107 (200,379)

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11.

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
Downloads 101 (195,226)

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12.

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
Downloads 99 (210,052)

Abstract:

Nobel Prize, Nobel Laureates, Age Bias

13.

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
Downloads 91 (218,824)
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14.

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)
Downloads 89 (160,942)

Abstract:

Export ban, Food prices, Weather anomalies, Price transmission, Tanzania

15.

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
Downloads 74 (245,517)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Crops & Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, Access to Markets, Water and Industry, Economic Theory & Research

16.

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
Downloads 74 (238,215)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Economic Theory & Research, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Emerging Markets, Livestock and Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Industry

17.

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
Downloads 57 (289,920)

Abstract:

Crops and Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, E-Business, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research

18.

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
Downloads 40 (33,353)

Abstract:

commodity prices, 2014 oil price decline, macroeconomic implications, supply factors, demand factors, unconventional oil production, global output, and global inflation

19.

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
Downloads 33 (349,578)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Crops and Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, Energy Production and Transportation, Livestock and Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Industry

20.

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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21.

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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22.

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)
Downloads 15 (313,252)

Abstract:

Commodity Risk Management

23.

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
Downloads 14 (409,855)

Abstract:

commodity prices, long-term prospects, global economy

24.

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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25.

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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26.

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, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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27.

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
Downloads 0 (228,269)

Abstract:

Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Community Based Rural Development, Rural Communities, Agricultural Economics, Rural Development Strategy & Policy, Regional Rural Development

28.

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 Liao Etienne
World Bank and West Virginia University
Downloads 0 (287,605)

Abstract:

Agricultural Economics, Trade and Agriculture, Agricultural Trade, Commodity Risk Management