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Shifting Commodity Markets in a Globalized World
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A survey of the complex and intertwined set of forces behind the various commodity markets and the...

Boom-Bust Cycle, Asymmetrical Fiscal Response and the Dutch Disease

We examine the behavior of expenditure policy during boom-bust in commodity price cycles, and its...

Development Accounting and the Rise of TFP

The paper presents evidence that the contribution of differences in total factor productivity (TFP)...

Resource Windfalls and Emerging Market Sovereign Bond Spreads: The Role of Political Institutions

We examine the effect that revenue windfalls from international commodity price shocks have on...

Commodity Windfalls, Polarization, and Net Foreign Assets: Panel Data Evidenceon the Voracity Effect

This paper examines the effect that windfalls from international commodity price booms have on net...

International Commodity Price Shocks, Democracy, and External Debt

We examine the effects that international commodity price shocks have on external debt using panel...

Food Prices and Political Instability

We examine the effects that variations in the international food prices have on democracy and...

Rainfall, Financial Development, and Remittances: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

We use annual variation in rainfall to examine the effects that exogenous, transitory income shocks...

Global Imbalances and Petrodollars

Oil exporters have run large current account surpluses. We explore oil exporters' role in our...

An Alternative Explanation for the Resource Curse: The Income Effect Channel

The paper provides an alternative explanation for the "resource curse" based on the income effect...