Steven Poelhekke

VU University Amsterdam

De Boelelaan 1105

Amsterdam, ND North Holland 1081 HV

Netherlands

http://https://sites.google.com/site/stevenpoelhekke/

De Nederlandsche Bank

PO Box 98

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Amsterdam, 1000 AB

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (22)

Globalization and the Rise of Mega-Cities in the Developing World

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2208
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
Rick van der Ploeg and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford and VU University Amsterdam
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globalization, unbundling, off-shoring, mega-cities, congestion, public policies

Globalization and the Rise of Mega-Cities in the Developing World

Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 477-501, 2008
Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Rick van der Ploeg and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford and VU University Amsterdam

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globalization, unbundling, offshoring, mega-cities, congestion, public policies, F01, H40, O10, R10

Do Natural Resources Attract FDI? Evidence from Non-Stationary Sector Level Data

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 266
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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outward sector level FDI, subsoil assets, co-integration tests, spatial econometrics, hydrocarbon reserves, external margin, sample selection bias

Do Natural Resources Attract FDI? Evidence from Non-Stationary Sector-Level Data

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8079
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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co-integration tests, external margin, hydrocarbon reserves, outward sector level FDI, sample selection bias, spatial econometrics, subsoil assets

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The Volatility Curse: Revisiting the Paradox of Plenty

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2616
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2009
Rick van der Ploeg and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford and VU University Amsterdam
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volatility, growth, resource curse, financial development

Mining Matters: Natural Resource Extraction and Local Business Constraints

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 533
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 Nov 2016
Ralph De Haas and Steven Poelhekke
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and VU University Amsterdam
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Mining, natural resources, business environment

Mining Matters: Natural Resource Extraction and Firm-Level Constraints

Journal of International Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2019
Ralph De Haas and Steven Poelhekke
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and VU University Amsterdam
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Mining, natural resources, business environment, firm-level constraints

Mining Matters: Natural Resource Extraction and Local Business Constraints

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6198
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Dec 2016
Ralph De Haas and Steven Poelhekke
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and VU University Amsterdam
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mining, natural resources, business environment

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Green Havens and Pollution Havens

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3841
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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pollution haven, green haven, FDI, environmental policy, regulation, enforcement, strategic effects, footloose industries, CSR

Green Havens and Pollution Havens

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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pollution haven, green haven, FDI, environmental policy, regulation, enforcement, strategic effects, footloose industries, CSR

Green Havens and Pollution Havens

The World Economy, Vol. 38, Issue 7, pp. 1159-1178, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jul 2015
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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Growth, Foreign Direct Investment and Urban Concentrations: Unbundling Spatial Lags

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2474
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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growth, foreign investment, cities, urbanization, primacy, spatial lags, spatial autoregression, surrounding market potential, fragmentation, export-platform

Follow the Money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2017-027/VIII
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Feb 2017
Thorsten Beck and Steven Poelhekke
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and VU University Amsterdam
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natural resources, financial development, banking

Follow the Money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6374
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Thorsten Beck and Steven Poelhekke
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and VU University Amsterdam
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natural resources, financial development, banking

Follow the Money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls?

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 545
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Thorsten Beck and Steven Poelhekke
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and VU University Amsterdam
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natural resources, financial development, banking

Follow the Money: Does the Financial Sector Intermediate Natural Resource Windfalls?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11872
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Thorsten Beck and Steven Poelhekke
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and VU University Amsterdam
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Banking, Financial Development, Natural resources

Home Bank Intermediation of Foreign Direct Investment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3490
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Jun 2011
Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam
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outward sector-level FDI, banks, asymmetric information, panel non-stationarity

Home Bank Intermediation of Foreign Direct Investment

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 299
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Oct 2011
Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam
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outward sector-level FDI, banks, asymmetric information, panel non-stationarity

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The Pungent Smell of 'Red Herrings': Subsoil Assets, Rents, Volatility and the Resource Curse

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Rick van der Ploeg and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford and VU University Amsterdam
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resource curse, resource exports, resource rents, natural capital, subsoil assets, reserves, instrumental variables, volatility

From Mine to Coast: Transport Infrastructure and the Direction of Trade in Developing Countries

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-042/VIII
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Roberto Bonfatti and Steven Poelhekke
University of Nottingham, UK and VU University Amsterdam
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mineral resources, transport infrastructure, regional trade integration, gravity model, economic legacy of colonialism

From Mine to Coast: Transport Infrastructure and the Direction of Trade in Developing Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4170
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Roberto Bonfatti and Steven Poelhekke
University of Nottingham, UK and VU University Amsterdam
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mineral resources, transport infrastructure, regional trade integration, gravity model, economic legacy of colonialism

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Financial Globalization and Foreign Direct Investment

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 527
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2016
Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam
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foreign direct investment, financial globalization, banks

Former Foreign Affiliates: Cast Out and Outperformed?

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 435
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Aug 2014
Beata Smarzynska Javorcik and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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divestment, foreign direct investment, Indonesia, productivity

Former Foreign Affiliates: Cast Out and Outperformed?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 14-094/VIII
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Beata Smarzynska Javorcik and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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divestment, foreign direct investment, Indonesia, productivity

Former Foreign Affiliates: Cast Out and Outperformed?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5111
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jan 2015
Beata Smarzynska Javorcik and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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divestment, foreign direct investment, Indonesia and productivity

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Have Market Views on the Sustainability of Fiscal Burdens Influenced Monetary Authorities' Credibility?

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 304
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Oct 2011
Gabriele Galati, John Lewis, Steven Poelhekke and Chen Zhou
De Nederlandsche Bank, De Nederlandsche Bank - Econometric Research and Special Studies, VU University Amsterdam and De Nederlandsche Bank
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fiscal policy, monetary policy, inflation and inflation compensation, anchors for expectations, crisis

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Inter-Industry Wage Differentials in EU Countries: What Do Cross-Country Time Varying Data Add to the Picture?

ECB Working Paper No. 1182
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
European Central Bank (ECB), National Bank of Belgium, Bank of Greece, VU University Amsterdam and Magyar Nemzeti Bank
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inter-industry wage differentials, rent sharing, unobserved ability

Priority Roads: The Political Economy of Africa's Interior-to-Coast Roads

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2019-006/VIII
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Feb 2019
Roberto Bonfatti, Yuan Gu and Steven Poelhekke
University of Padua - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam
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political economy, democracy, infrastructure, natural resources, development

Priority Roads: The Political Economy of Africa's Interior-to-Coast Roads

CESifo Working Paper No. 7478
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Roberto Bonfatti, Yuan Gu and Steven Poelhekke
University of Padua - Department of Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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political economy, democracy, infrastructure, natural resources, development

Good Mine, Bad Mine: Natural Resource Heterogeneity and Dutch Disease in Indonesia

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2018-073/VIII
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Oct 2018
Paul Pelzl and Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam
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Dutch Disease, Natural Resources, Mining, Labour Intensity, Indonesia

Good Mine, Bad Mine: Natural Resource Heterogeneity and Dutch Disease in Indonesia

CESifo Working Paper No. 7284
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Paul Pelzl and Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam
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dutch disease, natural resources, mining, labour intensity, Indonesia

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How Expensive Should CO2 Be? Fuel for the Debate on Optimal Climate Policy

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 579
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Steven Poelhekke
VU University Amsterdam
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climate change, carbon tax, discounting, policy

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Volatility, Financial Development and the Natural Resource Curse

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6513
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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ethnic tensions, financial development, growth, landlocked, openness, resource curse, restrictions on current and capital account, volatility

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Foreign Direct Investment and Urban Concentrations: Unbundling Spatial Lags

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 749-775, October 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Steven Poelhekke and Rick van der Ploeg
VU University Amsterdam and University of Oxford
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The Local Economic Impacts of Natural Resource Extraction

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. 251-268, 2015
Posted: 12 Oct 2015
James Cust and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford - Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies (OXCarre) and VU University Amsterdam

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Former Foreign Affiliates: Cast Out and Outperformed?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10077
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Beata Smarzynska Javorcik and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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divestment, foreign direct investment, Indonesia, productivity

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Volatility and the Natural Resource Curse

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 61, Issue 4, pp. 727-760, 2009
Posted: 23 Sep 2009
Rick van der Ploeg and Steven Poelhekke
University of Oxford and VU University Amsterdam

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