Globalization and Poverty

Ann Harrison, editor

Conference held September 10-12, 2004
Published in March 2007 by University of Chicago Press
© 2007 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

NBER Program(s):ITI, LS, DEV

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661 pages
ISBN: 0-226-31794-3

Table of Contents

Front matter, acknowledgments, table of contents: Ann Harrison (p. -12 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
: An Introduction: Ann Harrison (p. 1 - 32) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
1. Why are the Critics So Convinced that Globalization is Bad for the Poor?: Emma Aisbett (p. 33 - 86) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Stolper-Samuelson Is Dead: And Other Crimes of Both Theory and Data: Donald R. Davis, Prachi Mishra (p. 87 - 108) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Globalization, Poverty, and All That: Factor Endowment versus Productivity Views: William Easterly (p. 109 - 142) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Does Tariff Liberalization Increase Wage Inequality? Some Empirical Evidence: Branko Milanovic, Lyn Squire (p. 143 - 182) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. My Policies or Yours: Does OECD Support for Agriculture Increase Poverty in Developing Countries?: Margaret S. McMillan, Alix Peterson Zwane, Nava Ashraf (p. 183 - 240) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
6. The Effects of the Colombian Trade Liberalization on Urban Poverty: Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, Nina Pavcnik (p. 241 - 290) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Trade Liberalization, Poverty and Inequality: Evidence from Indian Districts: Petia Topalova (p. 291 - 336) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Trade Protection and Industry Wage Structure in Poland: Chor-ching Goh, Beata S. Javorcik (p. 337 - 372) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Globalization and Complementary Policies: Poverty Impacts on Rural Zambia: Jorge F. Balat, Guido G. Porto (p. 373 - 416) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Globalization, Labor Income, and Poverty in Mexico: Gordon H. Hanson (p. 417 - 456) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
11. Financial Globalization, Growth and Volatility in Developing Countries: Eswar S. Prasad, Kenneth Rogoff, Shang-Jin Wei, M. Ayhan Kose (p. 457 - 516) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
12. Household Responses to the Financial Crisis in Indonesia: Longitudinal Evidence on Poverty, Resources, and Well-Being: Duncan Thomas, Elizabeth Frankenberg (p. 517 - 560) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Does Food Aid Harm the Poor? Household Evidence from Ethiopia: James Levinsohn, Margaret McMillan (p. 561 - 598) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
14. Risk and the Evolution of Inequality in China in an Era of Globalization: Ethan Ligon (p. 599 - 628) (bibliographic info) (download)
15. Globalization and the Returns to Speaking English in South Africa: James Levinsohn (p. 629 - 646) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
List of Contributors, Index: Ann Harrison (p. 647 - 661) (bibliographic info) (download)
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