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Predictable Corruption and Firm Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment and Survey of Cambodian Entrepreneurs
(Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2008-10-26)
This paper utilizes a unique dataset of 500 firms in ten Cambodian provinces and a natural experiment to test a long-held convention in political economy that the predictability of a corruption is at least as important for ...
Paint-by-Numbers Democracy: The Stakes, Structure, and Results of the 2007 Vietnamese National Assembly Election
(Journal of Vietnamese Studies, 2008-08-01)
Foreign Direct Investors as Agents of Economic Transition: An Instrumental Variables Analysis
(Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2009-03-19)
Previous empirical analysis has noted a correlation between Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and economic reformin Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, but has attributed the relationship to investors rewarding countries ...
CARTESIAN SUBJECTIVITY ON THE NEOCLASSICAL STAGE; OR, MOLIÈRE ACTS CORNEILLE FOR LOUIS XIV
(Theatre Survey, 2008-05)
<jats:p>In 1658, having been invited to perform at court for the first time in his career, Molière paired his farce<jats:italic>Le Docteur amoureux</jats:italic>with<jats:italic>Nicomède</jats:italic>, a 1651 play by France's ...
Cognitive Catharsis inThe Caucasian Chalk Circle
(Modern Drama, 2006-03)
The Antitheatrical Paradox in Michel Marc Bouchard’s Les Feluettes, ou La Répétition d’un drame romantique
(Canadian Literature ==, 2006)
Finding a Physical Language: Directing for the Nineties Generation
(New Theatre Quarterly, 2008-05)
Contractivity and ergodicity of the random map x →
(Theory of Probability and its Applications, 2003-06-26)
The long time behavior of the random map xn → xn+1 = |xn-θn| is studied under various assumptions on the distribution of the θn. One of the interesting features of this random dynamical system is that for a single fixed ...
Some causal lessons from macroeconomics
(Journal of Econometrics, 2003-01-01)
Some of the well-posed causal aspects from macroeconomics were discussed. The causal lessons were supported by the vector-autoregression (VAR) framework of macroeconomics which was analogous to the panel-data approach. The ...
Estimating equilibrium models of sorting across locations
(Economic Journal, 2007-03-01)
While there is growing interest in measuring the size and scope of local spillovers, it is well understood that such spillovers cannot be distinguished from unobservable local attributes using solely the observed location ...