Annual Conference for Development and Change (2005)
Neemrana, India, December 2–4, 2005
By Martin Pablo Abeles, Chukwuma Agu, P. L. Beena, Edsel L. Beja, Jr., Mario Biggeri, Paulo Gala, LaDawn Haglund, Pável Isa Contreras, Jason Jackson, Zahra Karimi, Julius Kiiza, Burca Kizilirmak, Gilberto Libanio, John Luiz, Emel Memis, Camelia Minoiu, K. Narayanan, Armen Papazian, Edgar Pardo, Maria Angela Parra, Chandrakant Patel, Eduardo Strachman, Fiona Tregenna, Ramaa Vasudevan, Horacio Lucas Zandamela, Jinkang Zhang, Jean Drèze, Aradhna Aggarwal, Nitya Nanda |
PARTICIPANTS AND PAPERS
Browse the biographies at right to learn more about the scholars and research from the 2005 Annual Conference for Development and Change.
Martín Pablo Abeles
New School University
"Economic Openness, Financial Fragility and Corporate Finance: A Minskyan Perspective on Argentina’s 2001 Crisis"
African Institute for Applied Economics
"What Regional Integration and Economic Partnership Agreements Make Sense at this Time for Africa?"
P. L. Beena
Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum
"Limits to Universal Trade Liberalisation: The Post-ATC Scenario of Textiles & Clothing Sector in South Asia"
Edsel Beja, Jr.
Ateneo de Manila University, Department of Economics
"Resources Lost… Resource (To Be) Regained? Some Consequences of Capital Flight in the Philippines "
University of Florence, Faculty of Economics
"China in Perspective: From Economic ‘Miracle’ to Human Development?"
Fundação Getulio Vargas
"Exchange Rate Policies in Latin American and East and Southeast Asia: A Comparative Study"
Arizona State University, School of Justice and Social Inquiry
"Ties that Collide: Embeddedness under Democratization and Neo-liberalization"
Pável Isa Contreras
Centro de Investigación Económica para el Caribe (CIECA)
"Special and Differential Treatment in Trade Regimes: A Comparative Analysis between GATT, the WTO, the FTAA, and Cotonou"
Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government
"In Search of the Diaspora Effect: Lessons from Taiwanese and Indian ‘brain gain’ for Jamaican ‘brain drain’"
University of Mazandaran, Department of Economics
"The Role of Credit in Employment Growth in Cooperative: The Case of Iran"
Makerere University, Department of Political Science & Public Administration
"On the Changing, Not Ending, Significance of Industrial Policy"
University of Ankara
"Labor Market Participation Decisions of Married Women: Evidence from Turkey"
Unversity of Notre Dame
"'Good Governance' in Monetary Policy and the Negative Real Effects of Inflation Targeting in Developing Economies"
John M. Luiz
University of the Witwatersrand, Graduate School of Business Administration
"Using Fractionalization Indexes: Deriving methodological principles for growth studies from time series evidence"
University of Utah, Department of Economics
"Is the Pattern of Wage Differentials Stable Over Time? A Cluster Analysis in Turkish Manufacturing Industry"
Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University
"Kernel Density Estimation in Poverty and Inequality Analysis: Validity and Robustness"
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
"Globalisation, Trade Flows and Anti Dumping: Recent Indian Experience"
American University in Dubai (UAE), School of Business
"Trust, Freedom, and Wealth Creation: A Political Economy of Dollarization in Lebanon"
Externado de Colombia University, Faculty of Economics
"Minsky's Financial Fragility Applied to the Case of Colombia, 1970–2000"
María Angela Parra
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA)
"Climbing the Technological Ladder: Options for Developing Economies Exports against the "New Terms of Trade Pessimism” (Draft)"
Southern and Eastern African Trade Information and Negotiations Institute
"Trade and Investment Cooperation between Asia and Africa: Selected Issues"
São Paulo State University
"Implementing Inflation Targeting in Brazil: An Institutional Analysis"
University of Cambridge
"Changes in Manufacturing Employment in South Africa, 1970–2004"
University of Delhi, PGDAV College
"Financial Intermediation and Fragility: International Liquidity, Adjustment and the Role of the Periphery"
Horácio Lucas Zandamela
University of the Witwatersrand
"An Enquiry into Time Allocation and Rural Household Production, and Their Implications for Economic Well-Being"
Yunnan University of Finance and Economics
"Targeted Foreign Direct Investment Promotion Strategy: Attracting the “Right” FDI for Development"
SPEAKERS AND DISCUSSANTS
G. B. Pant Social Science Institute
University of Delhi, Department of Business Economics
Consumer Unity & Trust Society