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Capital Inflows and the Real Exchange Rate: A Comparative Study of Asia and Latin America
The nexus of real exchange rate (RER) and capital inflows is examined through a comparative analysis of the experiences of emerging market economies in Asian and Latin America during the periodExpand
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Liberalization and Industrial Transformation: Lessons from the Sri Lankan Experience
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Trade Policies of Developing Countries
This clear-headed account traces the relationship of the developing countries with the world economy, the factors leading to trade reforms, and the political economy aspects of reform.
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Liberalization and Industrial Transformation: Sri Lanka in International Perspective
This is an analytical study of Sri Lanka's experience with economic reforms. Describing reforms since 1977, the authors use detailed empirical analysis to show how the country's rapid progress inExpand
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Foreign trade and economic development: Sri Lanka's experience
Abstract In the nearly 40 years since independence, Sri Lanka has gone through three major trade policy phases. In the first, following independence, the economy was relatively open. In the second,Expand
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Developing-Countries’ Trade Policies in the 1990s: Back to the Future
Developing-countries’ trade policies in the 1990s owe much to the events of the 1980s. Many events had helped to shape trade policies of developing countries in the 1980s. Of these, the economicExpand
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The Evolution of Trade Treaties and Trade Creation: Lessons for Latin America
This paper examines the main distinctions between the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and regional trading arrangements (RTAs), noting that under the former, liberalization of trade isExpand
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Liberalization of the Domestic Financial Market Theoretical Issues with Evidence from Sri Lanka
The failure of financial liberalization reforms in several developing countries in recent years has led to a reassessment of the McKinnon-Show financial liberalization paradigm. The purpose of thisExpand
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Paraguay - Country economic memorandum : macroeconomic policies to reactivate growth
The recent inauguration of a new administration led by President Cubas presents an opportunity to activate economic growth by implementing policies that increase economic efficiency and attractExpand
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