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Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2009
Between 1970 and 2000 employment growth across U.S. counties exhibited very different patterns in manufacturing and services. Whereas manufacturing employment growth was negatively related to initial manufacturing employment across the entire distribution ...
Stephen Kotkin
2009
Twenty years ago, the Berlin Wall fell. In one of modern history’s most miraculous occurrences, communism imploded–and not with a bang, but with a whimper. Now two of the foremost scholars of East European and Soviet affairs, Stephen Kotkin and Jan T. ...
2009
Developmental venture capital is the financing of businesses with equity and near-equity in order to achieve both social and financial objectives. The social returns include economic development of distressed urban and rural geographies; creation of high ...
Harold James
2009
Harold James examines the vulnerability and fragility of processes of globalization, both historically and in the present. This book applies lessons from past breakdowns of globalization—above all in the Great Depression—to show how financial crises ...
Andrew Moravcsik
2009
Palgrave Macmillan This article challenges the conventional view that Europe's global influence is declining. Since 1989 realists have predicted Europe's demise, as well as greater intra-European and transatlantic conflict. The reverse has ...
Elke Weber
2009
Addressing climate change is arguably one of the most pressing issues facing our planet and its inhabitants. In bio and geophysical terms, climate change is defined as changes over time in the averages and variability of surface temperature, precipitation ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2009
We survey an emerging literature at the intersection of organizational economics and international trade. We argue that a proper modeling of the organizational aspects of production provides valuable insights on the aggregate workings of the world economy ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2009
Economists generally agree that an important feature of any modern macroeconomic theory is an explicit aggregation of the microeconomic behavior of all agents in the economy. In the last century, the profession has gone from the formulation of some ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2009
We document several empirical regularities regarding the evolution of urban structure in the largest U.S. metropolitan areas over the period 1980–90. These regularities relate to changes in resident population, employment, occupations, as well as the ...
Robert Keohane
Andrew Moravcsik
2009
International organizations are widely believed to undermine domestic democracy. Our analysis challenges this conventional wisdom, arguing that multilateral institutions can enhance the quality of national democratic processes, even in wellfunctioning ...
Gene Grossman
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2008
We propose a theory of the global production process that focuses on tradeable tasks, and use it to study how falling costs of offshoring affect factor prices in the source country. We identify a productivity effect of task trade that benefits the factor ...
Meg Jacobs
2008
Meg Jacobs September, 2008 With Julian Zelizer, Journal of Contemporary History, Vol. 43(4) Domestic Politics Journal of Contemporary History-2008-Jacobs-689-93.pdf ...
Gary Bass
2008
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year A Washington Post Best Book of the Year "Gary J. Bass has written a wonderfully intelligent and sardonic history …. Bass expertly brings to life a rich panoply of characters …. Freedom's Battle is full ...
Sara McLanahan
2008
Sara McLanahan August, 2008 With Christine Percheski; Annual Review of Sociology Vol. 34 Family Domestic and Social Policy ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2008
Recent developments in the world economy have led to a staggering disintegration of the production process across borders. Why do firms decide to offshore certain parts of their production process to foreign locations? What qualifies certain countries as ...
Sara McLanahan
2008
Sara McLanahan April, 2008 With Sarah Meadows and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn; American Sociological Review 73(2) Family Domestic and Social Policy ...
Meg Jacobs
2008
Meg Jacobs April, 2008 In Bruce J. Schulman and Julian E. Zelizer, eds., Rightward Bound: Making America Conservative in the 1970s Domestic Politics Rightward Bound.pdf ...
Daniel Kurtzer
2008
Daniel Kurtzer March, 2008 With Scott Lasensky; United States Institute of Peace Press; ISBN: 978-1601270306 Foreign Policy International Security Foreign Policy http://www.usip.org/publications/negotiating-arab-israeli-peace ...
Jennifer Widner
2008
Jennifer Widner March, 2008 William & Mary Law Review, vol 49 (2008): 1513-1541. Law Law and Justice Constitution Writing in Post.pdf ...
2008
This article examines community development loan funds (CDLFs), a type of community development financial institution that provides financing and technical assistance for businesses; for-profit and nonprofit real estate and housing developers; nonprofit ...

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