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Trade Liberalization and Productivity Growth: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing
The impact of trade liberalisation on productivity growth is still an empirical issue; the theoretical literature is as yet unclear on the direction of any such association. This paper develops anExpand
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Equity market linkages in the Asia Pacific region: A comparison of the orthogonalised and generalised VAR approaches
Abstract This study provides an empirical analysis of the linkages between markets, and the efficiency with which innovations between markets are transmitted in the Asia Pacific region, using twoExpand
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The Political Dynamics of Economic Growth
We argue that an understanding of the political drivers of economic growth needs an explanation of the political dynamics around the transition from one growth phase to another, and that theExpand
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Processed food exports from developing countries: patterns and determinants
A noteworthy recent development in world trade is the rapid expansion of processed food exports. This development and its policy implications have received little attention in the literature onExpand
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The politics of inclusive development : interrogating the evidence
It is now widely accepted that politics plays a significant role in shaping the possibilities for inclusive development. However, the specific ways in which this happens across different types andExpand
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What Determines the Share of Labour in National Income? A Cross-Country Analysis
Recent evidence on functional income distribution suggests that the shares of capital and labour in national income vary considerably both over time and across countries. Specifically, there seems toExpand
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Outward Orientation, Investment and Finance Constraints: A Study of Indian Firms
We investigate the presence of finance constraints on firms' investment behaviour using Indian manufacturing as a case study. This question becomes particularly interesting in the post-1991 periodExpand
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Trade openness, labour institutions and flexibilisation: Theory and evidence from India
There is a global trend of substituting permanent workers by workers on fixed term contracts, job outsourcing and production subcontracting. Labour institutions and globalisation are often taken toExpand
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Organised versus Unorganised Manufacturing Performance in the Post-Reform Period
This paper analyses the productivity performance of both the organised and unorganised segments of the Indian manufacturing sector using unit level data. Both partial and total factor productivityExpand
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Organized versus Unorganized Manufacturing Performance in India in the Post-Reform Period
This paper analyses the productivity performance of the Indian manufacturing sector using unit level data, which is aggregated at four-digit industry level for the period 1994-95 to 2004-05 for 15Expand
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