Browsing Department of Economics (ECO) by Author "AREZKI, Rabah"
Title:Can the Natural Resource Curse Be Turned into a Blessing? The Role of Trade Policies and Institutions Author(s):AREZKI, Rabah; VAN DER PLOEG, FrederickDate:2007Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI ECO; 2007/35Abstract:We criticise existing empirical results on the detrimental effects of natural resource dependence on the rate of economic growth after controlling for institutional quality, openness and initial income. These results do ...
Title:The composition of capital flows to South Africa Author(s):AHMED, F.; AREZKI, Rabah; FUNKE, N.Date:2007Citation:Journal of international development, 2007, 19, 2, 275-294Type of Publication:ArticleAbstract:Unlike in most other emerging markets, capital flows to South Africa since the mid 1990s have been heavily biased toward portfolio flows. In this context, the objective of the paper is twofold: to identify the determinants ...
Title:Demography, credit and institutions in a globalizing world Author(s):AREZKI, RabahDate:2006Citation:Florence, European University Institute, 2006Type of Publication:ThesisSeries/Report no.:EUI PhD theses; Department of Economics