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BLOMQVIST, A.

Blomqvist, A., S. Wang, and L. Zhu. 2000. Financing Health Care In Developing Economies: Simulations for China (Chapter 17). Social Security Reform: Options for China. J.Z. Yin, S. Lin, and D.F. Gates. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing. 315-333. Paper presented at a symposium sponsored by the Chinese Economists Society (CES).

BOWLUS, A. J.

Bowlus, A. J., and S. N. Seitz. 2000. Search Friction in the U.S. Labor Market: Equilibrium Estimates from the PSID. Panel Data and Structural Labour Market Models. H. Bunzel, B.J. Christensen, P. Jensen, N.M. Kiefer, and D.T. Mortensen. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V. 145-169.

BURGESS, D.

Burgess, D., and J. Fried. 1999. Canadian Retirement Savings Plans and the Foreign Property Rule. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques 25 (3): 395-416.

BUSCH, L. -A.

Busch, L. -A., and I. J. Horstmann. 1999. Endogenous Incomplete Contracts: A Bargaining Approach. Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'Economique 32 (4): 956-975.

CARTER, R. A. L.

Carter, R. A. L., and J. P. Palmer. 2000. The Offset Rule: Some Multinational Evidence. European Journal of Law and Economics 9 (1): 33-47.

CHIA, N. -C.

Chia, N. -C. 2000. Using a Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Model to Evaluate the Singapore Tax System (Chapter 8). Fiscal Reform and Structural Change in Developing Countries, Volume 1. G. Perry, J. Whalley, and G. McMahon. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: Macmillan Press Limited. 142-170.

DAVENPORT, P.

Bourne, R., and P. Davenport. 2000. Preface. Universities and Development. R. Bourne. London, UK: Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). 15-16. Project group chaired by P. Davenport.

Davenport, P. 2000. Development and the Knowledge Economy (Chapter 1). Universities and Development. R. Bourne. London, UK: Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). 19-35. Project group chaired by P. Davenport.

Davenport, P. 1999. Provide Every Institution the Means to Contribute. The Times Higher Education Supplement 1 (1, 404).

DAVIES, J. B.

Davies, J. B. 1999. Comments on the Paper by Satya Poddar and Morley D. English. Canadian Tax Journal/Revue Fiscale Canadienne 47 (5): 1305-1309. Comment.

Davies, J. B. 1999. Control Spending to Cut Both Taxes and Tax-Backs. Policy Options/Options Politiques 20 (10): 20-21.

Davies, J. B., and A. F. Shorrocks. 1999. The Distribution of Wealth (Chapter 11). Handbook of Income Distribution, Volume 1. A.B. Atkinson, and F. Bourguignon. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V. 605-675.

EROSA, A.

Cavalcanti, R., A. Erosa, and T. Temzelides. 1999. Private Money and Reserve Management in a Random-Matching Model. Journal of Political Economy 107 (5): 929-945.

FRIED, J.

Burgess, D., and J. Fried. 1999. Canadian Retirement Savings Plans and the Foreign Property Rule. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques 25 (3): 395-416.

Fried, J. 1999. Money, Exchange and Growth (Chapter 3). The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume III. D. E. W. Laidler. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 28-44. Originally published in Western Economic Journal 11(3) September 1973: 285-301.

Fried, J., and R. Wirick. 1999. Assessing the Foreign Property Rule: Regulation Without Reason. C.D. Howe Institute Commentary: The Pension Papers, No. 133. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 32.

FUSTER, L.

Fuster, L. 1999. Is Altruism Important for Understanding the Long-Run Effects of Social Security? Review of Economic Dynamics 2 (3): 616-637.

GHOSH, M.

Bhattarai, K., M. Ghosh, and J. Whalley. 1999. More on Trade Closure (Chapter 8). Trade, Growth and Development: Essays in Honor of Professor T. N. Srinivasan. G. Ranis, and L.K. Raut. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V. 125-136. Presented at the Festschrift Conference to honor the work of T.N. Srinivasan held at Yale.

Ghosh, M., E. Hutton, and J. Whalley. 1999. Multiple Constraint Relaxation and the Shadow Price of Foreign Exchange. Journal of Development Economics 60 (2): 577-588.

HARLEY, C. K.

Harley, C. K. 1999. Cotton Textile Prices Revisited: A Response to Cuenca Esteban. Economic History Review 52 (4): 756-765.

HORSTMANN, I. J.

Busch, L. -A., and I. J. Horstmann. 1999. Endogenous Incomplete Contracts: A Bargaining Approach. Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'Economique 32 (4): 956-975.

LAIDLER, D. E. W.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2000. David Laidler (b. 1938). Exemplary Economists, Volume I: North America. R.E. Backhouse, and R. Middleton. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 323-353.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2000. EMU as a Monetary Order. Lessons for EMU from the History of Monetary Unions. M.D. Bordo, and L. Jonung. London, UK: The Institute of Economic Affairs. 59-61. Commentary.

Laidler, D. E. W., and F. Poschmann. 2000. Leaving Well Enough Alone: Canada's Monetary Order in a Changing International Environment. C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, No. 142. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 26.

Laidler, D. E. W. 1999. Canada's Exchange Rate Options. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques 25 (3): 324-332.

Laidler, D. E. W. (Editor). 1999. The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume II. An Elgar Reference Collection. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. pp. x, 565.

Laidler, D. E. W. (Editor). 1999. The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume III. An Elgar Reference Collection. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. pp. x, 551.

Laidler, D. E. W. (Editor). 1999. The Foundations of Monetay Economics, Volume I. An Elgar Reference Collection. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. pp. xxii, 590.

Laidler, D. E. W. 1999. Introduction. The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume I. D.E.W. Laidler. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. xi-xxii.

Laidler, D.E.W. 1999. Passive Money, Active Money, and Monetary Policy. Bank of Canada Review (Summer): 15-25.

Laidler, D. E. W. 1999. What Do the Fixers Want to Fix? The Debate about Canada's Exchange Rate Regime. C.D. Howe Institute Commentary: Monetary Policy, No. 131. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 20.

Laidler, D. E. W., and W. B. P. Robson. 1999. Walking the Tightrope: Canada's Financial System between a 'Yes' Vote and Quebec Secession. The Referendum Papers: Essays on Secession and National Unity. D. Cameron. Toronto, Ontario: University of Toronto Press. 363-383.

LEITH, J. C.

Leith, J. C. 1999. Botswana: A Case Study of Economic Policy Prudence and Growth. Washington, DC: World Bank Group, Africa Region. pp. iii, 26. Prepared by J. Clark Leith with the assistance of James Sackey and David Bruns.

Leith, J. C. 1999. The Design of Policy Frameworks and the Role of the Policy Adviser (Chapter 8). Rationality in Public Policy: Retrospect and Prospect, A Tribute to Douglas G. Hartle. R.M. Bird, M.J. Trebilcock, and T.A. Wilson. Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Tax Foundation. 141-157. Originally presented at a conference at the University of Toronto in November 1998.

Leith, J. C. 1999. Review of Banking in Africa: the Impact of Financial Sector Reform since Independence, by M. Brownbridge and C. Harvey. Journal of Modern African Studies 37 (4): 741-742.

PALMER, J. P.

Carter, R. A. L., and J. P. Palmer. 2000. The Offset Rule: Some Multinational Evidence. European Journal of Law and Economics 9 (1): 33-47.

Palmer, J. P. 2000. Bad Call (Chapter 43). Taking Sport Seriously: Social Issues in Canadian Sport. 2nd ed. P. Donnelly. Toronto, Ontario: Thompson Educational Publishing Inc. 155-157.

Palmer, J. P., E. Tan, and K. A. Peacock. 2000. If a Tree Falls... Ethical Issues in Business: Inquiries, Cases, and Readings. P. Tittle. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press Limited. 432-437. Reprint, with additional material, of a let. to the editor, University of Western Ontario Gazette, March 13, 1992. The let. was also published as "Tree-huggers Warping Markets" in K.A. Peacock (ed.), Living with the Earth: An Introduction to Environmental Philosophy, Harcourt Brace, 1996, pp. 338-341.

Heyne, P., and J. P. Palmer. 1999. The Economic Way of Thinking, First Canadian Edition. Instructor's Manual. Scarborough, Ontario: Prentice-Hall Canada Inc. pp. viii,152.

Heyne, P., and J. P. Palmer. 1999. The Economic Way of Thinking, First Canadian Edition. Study Guide. Scarborough, Ontario: Prentice-Hall Canada Inc. pp. v, 253.

PARKIN, M.

Parkin, M. 2000. Economics. 5th U.S. ed. Reading, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. pp. xlvii, 899, G11, I17, C1.

Parkin, M. 2000. The Principles of Macroeconomics at the Millennium. The American Economic Review 90 (2): 85-89. Presented at the One Hunded Twelfth Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association, Boston, MA, January 7-9, 2000.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 2000. Economics: Canada in the Global Environment. 4th Canadian ed. Toronto, Ontario: Addison-Wesley Longman. pp. xlviii, 861, G11, I17, PC1.

Parkin, M., R. Bade, and B. Carmichael. 2000. Introduction à la macro économie moderne. 2nd ed. Saint-Laurent, Québec: Éditions du Renouveau pédagogique. pp. xxv, 577. Translated by G. Boutry and S. Geoffrion.

Gray, M. R., and M. Parkin. 1999. Portfolio Diversification as Optimal Precautionary Behaviour (Chapter 23). The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume I. D. E. W. Laidler. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 408-423. Originally published in M. Morishima, et al, Theory of Demand: Real and Monetary, Chapter XII. Oxford Clarendon Press, 301-315.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 1999. Central-Bank Laws and Monetary Policies: A Preliminary Investigation (Chapter 16). The Foundations of Monetary Economics, Volume III. D. E. W. Laidler. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Inc. 305-320. Originally published in M.G. Porter (ed.), The Australian Monetary System in the 1970s. Distributed in collaboration with the Economic Society of Australia and New Zealand, 24-39.

Parkin, M., R. Bade, and M. Van Audenrode. 1999. Introduction à la microéconomie moderne. 2nd ed. Saint-Laurent, Québec: Éditions du Renouveau pédagogique. pp. xxii, 553. Translated by N. André.

SEGAL, U.

Segal, U. 2000. Don't Fool Yourself to Believe You Won't Fool Yourself Again. Economics Letters 67 (1): 1-3.

Segal, U. 2000. Let's Agree That All Dictatorships Are Equally Bad. Journal of Political Economy 108 (3): 569-589.

Harel, A., and U. Segal. 1999. Criminal Law and Behavioral Law and Economics: Observations on the Neglected Role of Uncertainty in Deterring Crime. American Law and Economics Review 1 (1-2): 276-312.

SMITH, J. A.

Heckman, J. J., N. Hohmann, J. A. Smith, and M. Khoo. 2000. Substitution and Dropout Bias in Social Experiments: A Study of an Influential Social Experiment. The Quarterly Journal of Economics 115 (2): 651-694. (with the assistance of M. Khoo).

Heckman, J. J., and J. A. Smith. 2000. The Sensitivity of Experimental Impact Estimates: Evidence from the National JTPA Study (Chapter 8). Youth Employment and Joblessness in Advanced Countries. D.G. Blanchflower, and R.B. Freeman. Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press. 331-355.

Heckman, J. J., R. J. Lalonde, and J. A. Smith. 1999. The Economics and Econometrics of Active Labor Market Programs (Chapter 31). Handbook of Labor Economics, Volume 3A. O. Ashenfelter, and D. Card. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V. 1865-2097.

Heckman, J. J., and J. A. Smith. 1999. The Pre-Programme Earnings Dip and the Determinants of Participation in a Social Programme. Implications for Simple Programme Evaluation Strategies. The Economic Journal 109 (457): 313-348.

STINEBRICKNER, T.

Stinebrickner, T. 1999. Estimation of a Duration Model in the Presence of Missing Data. The Review of Economics and Statistics 81 (3): 529-542.

Stinebrickner, T. 1999. Using Latent Variables in Dynamic, Discrete Choice Models: The Effects of School Characteristics on Teacher Decisions. Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 18. S.W. Polachek, and J. Robst. Stamford, Connecticut: JAI Press Inc. 141-176.

VENTURA, G.

Huggett, M., and G. Ventura. 2000. Understanding Why High Income Households Save More than Low Income Households. Journal of Monetary Economics 45 (2): 361-397.

Huggett, M., and G. Ventura. 1999. On the Distributional Effects of Social Security Reform. Review of Economic Dynamics 2 (3): 498-531.

Ventura, G. 1999. Flat Tax Reform: A Quantitative Exploration. Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control 23 (9-10): 1425-1458.

WHALLEY, J.

Chia, N. -C., S. Wahba, and J. Whalley. 2000. Analyzing the Incidence of Taxes in the Côte d'Ivoire (Chapter 8). Trade and Fiscal Adjustment in Africa. D. Bevan, P. Collier, N. Gemmell, and D. Greenaway. Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: MacMillan Press Ltd. 149-175.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. (Editors). 2000. The World Economy. 23 (1-6). pp. 1-872.

Perroni, C., and J. Whalley. 2000. The New Regionalism: Trade Liberalization or Insurance? Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'Economique 33 (1): 1-24.

Perry, G., and J. Whalley. 2000. Introduction (Chapter 1). Fiscal Reform and Structural Change in the Developing Countries, Volume 1. G. Perry, J. Whalley, and G. McMahon. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: MacMillan Press Limited. 1-8.

Perry, G., J. Whalley, and G. McMahon. (Editors). 2000. Fiscal Reform and Structural Change in Developing Countries, Volume 1. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: Macmillan Press Limited. pp. viii, 249.

Perry, G., J. Whalley, and G. McMahon. (Editors). 2000. Fiscal Reform and Structural Change in Developing Countries, Volume 2. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: Macmillan Press Limited. pp. x, 354.

Bhattarai, K., M. Ghosh, and J. Whalley. 1999. More on Trade Closure (Chapter 8). Trade, Growth and Development: Essays in Honor of Professor T. N. Srinivasan. G. Ranis, and L. K. Raut. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V. 125-136. Presented at the Festschrift Conference to honor the work of T. N. Srinivasan held at Yale.

Bhattarai, K., and J. Whalley. 1999. The Role of Labour Demand Elasticities in Tax Incidence Analysis with Heterogeneous Labour. Empirical Economics 24 (4): 599-619.

Chia, N. -C., and J. Whalley. 1999. The Tax Treatment of Financial Intermediation. Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking 31 (4): 704-719.

Ghosh, M., E. Hutton, and J. Whalley. 1999. Multiple Constraint Relaxation and the Shadow Price of Foreign Exchange. Journal of Development Economics 60 (2): 577-588.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. (Editors). 1999. The World Economy 22 (5-9). pp. 609-1270.

Newell, P., and J. Whalley. 1999. Towards a World Environment Organisation? IDS Bulletin: Globalisation and the Governance of the Environment 30 (3): 16-24.

Whalley, J. 1999. Developing Countries in the Global Economy: A Forward-Looking View. Globalization with a Human Face. United Nations Development Programme. Human Development Report Office. New York, NY: Human Development Report Office, United Nations Development Programme. 419-441.

Whalley, J. 1999. Special and Differential Treatment in the Millennium Round. The World Economy 22 (8): 1065-1093.

WINTROBE, R.

Galeotti, G., P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. (Editors). 2000. Competition and Structure: The Political Economy of Collective Decisions: Essays in Honor of Albert Breton. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. pp. vii, 436.

Galeotti, G., P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. 2000. Introduction. Competition and Structure: The Political Economy of Collective Decisions: Essays in Honor of Albert Breton. G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 1-13.

Wintrobe, R. 2000. Downsizing Trust (Chapter 2). Competition and Structure: The Political Economy of Collective Decisions: Essays in Honor of Albert Breton. G. Galeotti, P. Salmon, and R. Wintrobe. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 47-66.