Arne Bigsten

University of Gothenburg

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SE 405 30 Gothenburg

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What Have We Learned from a Decade of Manufacturing Enterprise Surveys in Africa?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3798
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jan 2006
Arne Bigsten and Måns Söderbom
University of Gothenburg and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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African manufacturing, economic performance, survey data.

What Have We Learned from a Decade of Manufacturing Enterprise Surveys in Africa?

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 241-265, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Arne Bigsten and Måns Söderbom
University of Gothenburg and University of Oxford - Department of Economics

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Risk Sharing in Labour Markets

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 03-077/2
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Nov 2003
University of Gothenburg, University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) Montreal, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Centre for Policy Analysis (CEPA), Vrije Universiteit, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Division, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Mobility and Earnings in Ethiopia's Urban Labor Markets, 1994-2004

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4168
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Arne Bigsten, Taye Mengistae and Abebe Shimeles
University of Gothenburg, World Bank and Göteborg University
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Labor Markets, Labor Standards, Work & Working Conditions, Markets and Market Access, Labor Management and Relations

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Can Africa Reduce Poverty by Half by 2015?

Development Policy Review, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 147-166, March 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Feb 2007
Arne Bigsten and Abebe Shimeles
University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University
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Can Japan Make a Comeback?

The World Economy, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 595-606, April 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Arne Bigsten
University of Gothenburg
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What to Do with the Informal Sector?

Development Policy Review, Vol. 22, No. 6, pp. 701-715, November 2004
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Arne Bigsten, Karl Lundvall and Peter Kimuyu
University of Gothenburg, Swedish Competition Authority - Economic Analysis Department and University of Nairobi - Department of Economics
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Globalisation and Policy Effects in Africa

World Economy, Vol. 26, pp. 1119-1136, August 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Oct 2003
Arne Bigsten and Dick Durevall
University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law
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Wage Effects of Labour Migration with International Capital Mobility

The World Economy, Vol. 36, Issue 1, pp. 31-47, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Joakim Ruist and Arne Bigsten
Göteborg University and University of Gothenburg
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Globalisation and Inter‐Occupational Inequality: Empirical Evidence from OECD Countries

The World Economy, Vol. 37, Issue 3, pp. 501-510, 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Mar 2014
Arne Bigsten and Farzana Munshi
University of Gothenburg and BRAC University - Department of Economics
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Growth and Poverty Reduction in Ethiopia: Evidence from Household Panel Surveys

World Development, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2003
Posted: 25 Apr 2011
University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia - School of International Development and CBESS, Göteborg University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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poverty, growth, inequality, Ethiopia, panel data

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Working Hours and Productivity in Swedish Manufacturing

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 91, No. 3, 1989
Posted: 16 Jan 2008
Dominique Anxo and Arne Bigsten
Department of Economics and Statistics, Linnaeus University and University of Gothenburg

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Working time, productivity

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Used Clothes as Development Aid: The Political Economy of Rags

Posted: 24 Oct 1999
Rick Wicks and Arne Bigsten
Goteborg University and University of Gothenburg

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Ownership Structure and Determinants of Technical Efficiency: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis to Chinese Enterprises (1986-1990)

Journal of Comparative Economics Vol. 26, No. 3, September 1998
Posted: 22 Nov 1998
Jinghai Zheng, Xiaoxuan Li and Arne Bigsten
Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Institute of Policy and Management and University of Gothenburg

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Used-Clothes Exports to the Third World: Economic Considerations

DEVELOPMENT POLICY REVIEW, Vol. 14, No. 4, Dec. 1996
Posted: 05 Jun 1997
Arne Bigsten and Rick Wicks
University of Gothenburg and Goteborg University

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