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AGUIRREGABIRIA, V.

Aguirregabiria, V. 1997. Estimation of Dynamic Programming Models With Censored Dependent Variables. Investigaciones Economicas 21 (2): 167-208.

BHATIA, K.

Bhatia, K. 1997. Produced and Primary Specific Inputs in Tax-Incidence Theory. Public Finance - Finances Publiques 52 (1): 1-21.

BLOMQVIST, A.

Blomqvist, A. 1997. Optimal Non-Linear Health Insurance. Journal of Health Economics 16 (3): 303-321.

Blomqvist A., and R. A. L. Carter. 1997. Is Health Care Really a Luxury? Journal of Health Economics 16 (2): 207-229.

BURGESS, D.

Burgess, D. 1996. Fiscal Deficits and Intergenerational Welfare in Almost Small Open Economies. Canadian Journal of Economics 29 (4): 885-909.

BUSCH, L. -A.

Busch, L. -A., and I. Horstmann. 1997. A Comment on Issue-by-Issue Negotiations. Games and Economic Behavior 19 (1): 144-148.

CARTER, R. A. L.

Blomqvist A., and R. A. L. Carter. 1997. Is Health Care Really a Luxury? Journal of Health Economics 16 (2): 207-229.

COWAN, R.

Cowan, R., and S. Hultén. 1996. Escaping Lock-In: The Case of the Electric Vehicle. Technological Forecasting and Social Change 53 (1): 61-79. Special Issue: Technology and the Environment.

Cowan, R., and M. Rizzo. 1996. The Genetic-Causal Tradition and Modern Economic Theory. Kyklos 49 (3): 273-317.

DAVENPORT, P.

Davenport, P. 1996. Deregulation and Restructuring in Ontario's University System. Canadian Business Economics 4 (4): 27-36.

Davenport, P. 1996. Student Loans and the Knowledge-Based Economy. Student Loans in Canada: Past, Present, and Future. R. Finnie, and S. Schwartz. Toronto, ONT: C.D. Howe Institute. 132-139. Observation 42.

DAVIES, J. B.

Davies, J. B., and J. Zhang. 1997. The Effects of Gender Control on Fertility and Children's Consumption. Journal of Population Economics 10 (1): 67-85.

Davies, J. B. 1996. Explaining Intergenerational Transfers (Chapter 3). Household and Family Economics. P. Menchik. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Press. 47-82. Recent Economic Thought Series.

Davies, J. B., and J. Zhang. 1996. Measuring Marginal Income Tax Rates for Individuals in Canada: Averages and Distributions Over Time. Canadian Journal of Economics 29 (4): 959-975.

DAWKINS, C.

Dawkins, C., and J. Whalley. 1997. Tax Structure and Revenue Instability Under External Shocks: Some General Equilibrium Calculations for Côte D'Ivoire. Review of Development Economics 1 (1): 23-33.

Dawkins, C., and J. Whalley. 1996. Economic Reform and Performance in Vietnam (Chapter 13). Reforming Asian Socialism: The Growth of Market Institutions. J. McMillan, and B. Naughton. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press. 297-316. This book is a result of a conference held at the Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, University of California, San Diego, May 1993.

FISHER, J.

Boldrin, M., L. Christiano, and J. Fisher. 1997. Habit Persistence and Asset Returns in an Exchange Economy. Macroeconomic Dynamics 1 (2): 312-332. Continuation of Inaugural Special Edition: Computation and Estimation in Economics and Finance.

Fisher, J. 1996. Comment on Business Fixed Investment and the Recent Business Cycle in Japan by Nobuhiro Kiyotaki and Kenneth D. West. NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1996. B.S. Bernanke, and J.J. Rotemberg. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. 323-339.

GOVINDAN, S.

Govindan, S. 1996. A Subgame Property of Stable Equilibria. Mathematics of Operations Research 21 (4): 991-999.

HORNSTEIN, A.

Hornstein, A., and P. Krusell. 1996. Can Technology Improvements Cause Productivity Slowdowns? NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1996. B.S. Bernanke, and J. J. Rotemberg. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. 209-259.

HORSTMANN, I.

Busch, L. -A., and I. Horstmann. 1997. A Comment on Issue-by-Issue Negotiations. Games and Economic Behavior 19 (1): 144-148.

HOWITT, P.

Howitt, P. 1997. Search Theory. Business Cycles and Depressions: An Encyclopedia. D. Glasner. New York, NY: Garland Publishing, Inc. 607-609.

Clower, R., and P. Howitt. 1996. Taking Markets Seriously: Groundwork for a Post Walrasian Macroeconomics (Chapter 2). Beyond Microfoundations: Post Walrasian Macroeconomics. D. Colander. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 21-37.

KNIGHT, J. L.

Knight, J. L., and S. E. Satchell. 1997. The Cumulant Generating Function Estimation Method: Implementation and Asymptotic Efficiency. Econometric Theory 13 (2): 170-184.

LAIDLER, D.

Laidler, D. 1997. Brunner, Karl (1916-1989). Business Cycles and Depressions: An Encyclopedia. D. Glasner. New York, NY: Garland Publishing, Inc. 55-56.

Laidler, D. 1997. The Emergence of the Phillips Curve as a Policy Menu (Chapter 4). Trade, Technology and Economics: Essays in Honour of Richard G. Lipsey. B.C. Eaton, and R.G. Harris. Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar Publishing Company. 88-106.

Laidler, D. 1997. A Fiscal-Monetary Mix-Up (Chapter 13). Money, Financial Institutions and Macroeconomics. A.J. Cohen, H. Hagemann, and J. Smithin. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. 191-201. Recent economic thought series.

Laidler, D. 1997. Inflation Control and Monetary Policy Rules (Chapter 4). Towards More Effective Monetary Policy. I. Kuroda. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, Inc. 67-93. Proceedings of the seventh international conference organized and sponsored by the Institute for Monetary Studies, Bank of Japan.

Laidler, D. 1997. Monetary Policy. Business Cycles and Depressions: An Encyclopedia. D. Glasner. New York, NY: Garland Publishing, Inc. 457-460.

Laidler, D. 1997. Monetary Policy and Inflation Control in Canada: Editor's Introduction. Where We Go From Here: Inflation Targets in Canada's Monetary Policy Regime. D. Laidler. Toronto, ON: C.D. Howe Institute. 1-26. Policy Study 29. Proceedings of a conference entitled Monetary Policy and the Future of Inflation Control in Canada, October 19, 1996, Toronto, ON.

Laidler, D. (Editor). 1997. Where We Go From Here: Inflation Targets in Canada's Monetary Policy Regime. Policy Study 29. Toronto, ON: C.D. Howe Institute. vi, 300 pp. Includes bibliographical references. Proceedings of a conference entitled Monetary Policy and the Future of Inflation Control in Canada, October 19, 1996, Toronto, ON.

Laidler, D., and W. Robson. February 1997. The Bank of Canada and the Economy: Has the Referee Put Away the Whistle? Backgrounder. Toronto, ON: C.D. Howe Institute. 4 pp.

Laidler, D. 1996. We Were All Keynesians Then. Journal of Political Economy 104 (5): Back Cover.

LEITH, J. C.

Leith, J.C. 1997. Botswana's International Trade Policies (Chapter 6). Aspects of the Botswana Economy: Selected Papers. J.S. Salkin, D. Mpabanga, D. Cowan, J. Selwe, and M. Wright. Oxford, United Kingdom: James Currey Ltd. 529-548.

Leith, J.C. 1997. Growth and Structural Transformation in Botswana (Chapter 1). Aspects of the Botswana Economy: Selected Papers. J.S. Salkin, D. Mpabanga, D. Cowan, J. Selwe, and M. Wright. Oxford, United Kingdom: James Currey Ltd. 21-35.

Leith, J.C. 1996. Botswana's Exchange Rate Policy. The Research Bulletin 14 (2): 125-129. Special Edition: Botswana Pula, 20th Anniversary, 1976-1996.

Leith, J.C. 1996. Ghana: Structural Adjustment Experience. Country Studies, No. 13. San Francisco, CA: International Center for Economic Growth. vii, 48 pp. Includes bibliographical references.

MICHELIS, L.

Michelis, L. 1996. The Null Distribution of Nonnested Tests with Nearly Orthogonal Regression Models -- Solution. Econometric Theory 12 (5): 870-871.

PAARSCH, H.

Donald, S., and H. Paarsch. 1996. Identification, Estimation, and Testing in Parametric Empirical Models of Auctions Within the Independent Private Values Paradigm. Econometric Theory 12 (3): 517-567.

PARKIN, M.

Parkin, M. 1997. Monetary Policy and the Future of Inflation Control in Canada: An Overview of the Issues. Where We Go From Here: Inflation Targets in Canada's Monetary Policy Regime. D. Laidler. Toronto, ON: C.D. Howe Institute. 246-276. Policy Study 29. Proceedings of a conference entitled Monetary Policy and the Future of Inflation Control in Canada, October 19, 1996, Toronto, ON.

Parkin, M. 1997. The Rise and Fall of Inflation (Chapter 5). Trade, Technology and Economics: Essays in Honour of Richard G. Lipsey. B.C. Eaton, and R.G. Harris. Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar Publishing Company. 107-130.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 1997. Economics: Canada in the Global Environment. 3rd ed. Don Mills, ON: Addison-Wesley Publishers Limited. xxxii, 988 pp. Includes index.

Parkin, M. and Bade, R. 1997. Economics in Action: Canadian Release 2.0 For Windows. Addison-Wesley Publishers Limited: Don Mills, ON. Interactive Software for Principles of Economics. Invisible Hand Software.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 1997. Macroeconomics: Canada in the Global Environment. 3rd ed. Don Mills, ON: Addison-Wesley Publishers Limited. xxxi, 1-95, 496-974 pp. Includes index.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 1997. Microeconomics: Canada in the Global Environment. 3rd ed. Don Mills, ON: Addision-Wesley Publishers Limited. xxxi, 1-496, 897-958 pp. Includes index.

PELED, D.

Bental, B., and D. Peled. 1996. The Accumulation of Wealth and the Cyclical Generation of New Technologies: A Search Theoretic Approach. International Economic Review 37 (3): 687-718.

PERRONI, C.

Perroni, C., and R. Wigle. 1997. Environmental Policy Modeling (Chapter 12). Global Trade Analysis: Modeling and Applications. T. Hertel. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 305-320. Based on the work from the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP).

ROBSON, A.

Robson, A., and F. Vega-Redondo. 1996. Efficient Equilibrium Selection in Evolutionary Games with Random Matching. Journal of Economic Theory 70 (1): 65-92.

SEGAL, U.

Border, K.C., and U. Segal. 1997. Preferences Over Solutions to the Bargaining Problem. Econometrica 65 (1): 1-18.

Segal, U. 1997. Dynamic Consistency and Reference Points. Journal of Economic Theory 72 (1): 208-219.

Segal, U., and A. Spivak. 1997. First-Order Risk Aversion and Non-Differentiability. Economic Theory 9 (1): 179-183.

SLIVINSKI, A.

Bilodeau, M., and A. Slivinski. 1996. Volunteering Nonprofit Entrepreneurial Services. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 31 (1): 117-127.

SMITH, J.

Heckman, J., C. Heinrich, and J. Smith. 1997. Assessing the Performance of Performance Standards in Public Bureaucracies. The American Economic Review 87 (2): 389-395. Papers and Proceedings of the 109th Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association.

Heckman, J., L. Lochner, J. Smith, and C. Taber. 1997. The Effects of Government Policy on Human Capital Investment and Wage Inequality. Chicago Policy Review 1 (2): 1-40.

Heckman, J., H. Ichimura, J. Smith, and P. Todd. 1996. Sources of Selection Bias in Evaluating Social Programs: An Interpretation of Conventional Measures and Evidence on the Effectiveness of Matching as a Program Evaluation Method. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 93 (23): 13416-13420.

Heckman, J., and J. Smith. 1996. Experimental and Nonexperimental Evaluation (Chapter 2). International Handbook of Labour Market Policy and Evaluation. G. Schmid, J. O'Reilly, and K. Schömann. Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar. 37-88.

Heckman, J., and J. Smith. 1996. Social Experiments: Theory and Evidence. Ökonomie und Gesellschaft. Volume 13: Experiments in Economics. New York, NY: Campus Verlag. 186-213.

VINCENT, D.

McAfee, R.P., and D. Vincent. 1997. Sequentially Optimal Auctions. Games and Economic Behavior 18 (2): 246-276.

WHALLEY, J.

Brenton, P., N. Tourdyeva, and J. Whalley. 1997. The Potential Trade Effects of an FTA Between the EU and Russia. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv: Review of World Economics 133 (2): 205-225.

Chia, N.C., and J. Whalley. 1997. A Numerical Example Showing Globally Welfare-Worsening Liberalization of International Trade in Banking Services. Journal of Policy Modeling 19 (2): 119-127.

Dawkins, C., and J. Whalley. 1997. Tax Structure and Revenue Instability Under External Shocks: Some General Equilibrium Calculations for Côte D'Ivoire. Review of Development Economics 1 (1): 23-33.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. (Editors). 1997. The World Economy 20 (1-3). 1-381 pp.

Uimonen, P., and J. Whalley. 1997. Environmental Issues in the New World Trading System. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, Inc. viii, 199 pp. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Dawkins, C., and J. Whalley. 1996. Economic Reform and Performance in Vietnam (Chapter 13). Reforming Asian Socialism: The Growth of Market Institutions. J. McMillan, and B. Naughton. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press. 297-316. This book is a result of a conference held at the Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, University of California, San Diego, May 1993.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. (Editors). 1996. The World Economy 19 (4-6). 387-786 pp.

Perroni, C., and J. Whalley. 1996. Possible Developing Country Impacts from a Competition Policy Negotiation. Trade and Development: Essays in Honour of Jagdish Bhagwati. V. Balasubramanyam, and D. Greenaway. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, Inc. 161-168.

Whalley, J. 1996. Developing Countries and System Strengthening in the Uruguay Round (Chapter 14). The Uruguay Round and the Developing Countries. W. Martin, and L.A. Winters. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 409-434.

Whalley, J. 1996. Quantifying Trade and Environment Linkages Through Economywide Modeling. Agriculture, Trade, and the Environment: Discovering and Measuring the Critical Linkages. M. Bredahl, N. Ballenger, J. Dunmore, and T. Roe. Boulder, CO: Westview Press. 137-148.

Whalley, J., and C. Hamilton. 1996. The Trading System After the Uruguay Round. Washington, DC: Institute for International Economics. xi, 203 pp. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Whalley, J., and R. Wigle. 1996. The International Incidence of Carbon Taxes. Effective Financing of Environmentally Sustainable Development. Proceedings of the Third Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development sponsored by the World Bank and held at the National Academy of Sciences and the World Bank. Washington, D.C.: 4 October 1995-6 October 1995. I. Serageldin, and A. Sfeir-Younis. Environmentally Sustainable Development Proceedings Series No. 10. Washington, DC: The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank. 280-282.

WINTROBE, R.

Breton, A., G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. 1997. Introduction. Understanding Democracy: Economic and Political Perspectives. A. Breton, G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 1-8.

Breton, A., G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. 1997. Understanding Democracy: Economic and Political Perspectives. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. vii, 279 pp. Includes bibliographical references and index. Papers presented at the Villa Colombella Seminar.

Wintrobe, R. 1997. Modern Bureaucratic Theory (Chapter 20). Perspectives on Public Choice: A Handbook. D.C. Mueller. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 429-454.

Wintrobe, R. 1997. Rent Seeking and Redistribution Under Democracy Versus Dictatorship (Chapter 6). Understanding Democracy: Economic and Political Perspectives. A. Breton, G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 125-143.

Wintrobe, R. November 7, 1996. Dictatorships and Democracies. The Canadian Broadcasting Company. Ideas. Toronto, ON: CBC Ideas Transcripts.

WONNACOTT, R. J.

Wonnacott, R. J. 1997. Trade Challenges Facing Canada (Chapter 8). Trade, Technology and Economics: Essays in Honour of Richard G. Lipsey. B.C. Eaton, and R.G. Harris. Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar Publishing Company. 177-185.

Wonnacott, R. J. 1996. Canadian Trade Policy: The GATT's 1995 Review. The World Economy 19: 67-80. Special Issue: Global Trade Policy 1996.