Rabah Arezki

World Bank - African Development Bank

15 Avenue du Ghana

P.O.Box 323-1002

Tunis-Belvedère

Tunisia

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Sovereign Rating News and Financial Markets Spillovers: Evidence from the European Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2011
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of Maastricht - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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Announcements, Bonds, Capital markets, Credit, Cross country analysis, Eastern Europe, Financial crisis, Public information notices, Sovereign debt, Spillovers

Sovereign Rating News and Financial Markets Spillovers: Evidence from the European Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of Maastricht - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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credit ratings, news, spillovers, financial markets

Can the Natural Resource Curse Be Turned Into a Blessing? The Role of Trade Policies and Institutions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Rabah Arezki and Rick van der Ploeg
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Oxford
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Trade policy

Can the Natural Resource Curse Be Turned into a Blessing? The Role of Trade Policies and Institutions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 May 2008
Rabah Arezki and Rick van der Ploeg
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Oxford
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Growth performance, income per capita, institutions, resource curse, trade policies

Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth: Perspectives from the Middle East and North Africa

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2012
Rabah Arezki and Mustapha K. Nabli
World Bank - African Development Bank and World Bank
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Natural resources, Commodity prices, Economic growth, Emerging markets, Human capital, Infrastructure, Public investment, resource-rich countries, natural resource, resource-poor countries, natural resource curse, rent-seeking behavior, eiti, natural resource abundance, terms of trade, rent seeking activities, transparency and accountability, extractive industries, natural resource wealth, exhaustible resources, transparency initiative, state intervention, state interventions, common, extractive resources

Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth: Perspectives from the Middle East and North Africa

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 May 2012
Rabah Arezki and Mustapha K. Nabli
World Bank - African Development Bank and World Bank
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natural resources, volatility, inclusive growth, Middle East and North Africa

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Tourism Specialization and Economic Development: Evidence from the Unesco World Heritage List

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Aug 2009
Rabah Arezki, Reda Cherif and John Piotrowski
World Bank - African Development Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Cross country analysis, Development, Economic growth, Economic models, Time series, Tourism

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From Global Savings Glut to Financing Infrastructure: The Advent of Investment Platforms

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
World Bank - African Development Bank, Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Columbia University, SWF Research Initiative, Amundi and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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projects, bank, risk, equity, General, Government Policy and Regulation, Other, Infrastructures, All Countries, Public Private Partnership, Long-term Investors

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Oil Prices and the Global Economy

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
World Bank - African Development Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), CBA, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Oil prices, Oil sector, Supply and demand, Oil production, Econometric models, Oil market; macroeconomic model; depletion; consumption efficiency; technology; cycle.

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Resource Rents, Democracy and Corruption: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Rabah Arezki and Thorvaldur Gylfason
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Iceland - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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resource rents, corruption, political systems, internal conflicts

Food Prices and Political Instability

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Agricultural prices, Cross country analysis, Economic models, Food production, Low-income developing countries, Political economy

Food Prices and Political Instability

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Aug 2011
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Adelaide
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food prices, conflict, political institutions

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The Composition of Capital Flows: Is South Africa Different?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Faisal Ahmed, Rabah Arezki and Norbert Funke
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department, World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department
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Composition of capital flows, exchange rate volatility, financial development

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What Drives the Global Land Rush?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
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land acquisition, large-scale agriculture, foreign investments agro-ecological potential, land availability, land governance, property rights

What Drives the Global Land Rush?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Nov 2011
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
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Agriculture, Agroindustries, Demand, Economic models, Foreign investment, Land tenure

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Do Natural Resources Depress Income Per Capita?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 May 2010
Rabah Arezki and Rick van der Ploeg
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Oxford
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resource curse, institutions, trade policies, income per capita

Do Natural Resources Depress Income Per Capita?

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 15, Issue 3, pp. 504-521, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Rabah Arezki and Rick van der Ploeg
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Oxford
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Commodity Prices and Exchange Rate Volatility: Lessons from South Africa's Capital Account Liberalization

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
World Bank - African Development Bank, European University InstituteUniversity of Orleans - Laboratoire d'économie d'Orléans and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Exchange Rate, Volatility, Commodities, Financial Flows, Capital Account Liberalization, Commodity Price Fluctuations, Exchange Rates, Gold Prices

The Relative Volatility of Commodity Prices: A Reappraisal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5903
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Rabah Arezki, Daniel Lederman and Hongyan Zhao
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Markets and Market Access, Emerging Markets, Commodities, E-Business, Access to Markets

The Relative Volatility of Commodity Prices: A Reappraisal

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Rabah Arezki, Daniel Lederman and Hongyan Zhao
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Capital goods, Commodities, Commodity price fluctuations, Commodity prices, Manufacturing, Prices

The Relative Volatility of Commodity Prices: A Reappraisal

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jan 2012
Rabah Arezki, Daniel Lederman and Hongyan Zhao
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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international commodity prices, volatility, manufactured product prices

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Testing the Prebisch-Singer Hypothesis Since 1650: Evidence from Panel Techniques that Allow for Multiple Breaks

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Sep 2013
World Bank - African Development Bank, Queen's University Belfast, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and The University of Liverpool
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Commodity prices, Commodity price fluctuations, Economic models, Primary commodities, Unit root tests, Multiple Structural breaks, Volatility., commodity markets, transport costs, exchange rate regimes, terms of trade, speculative capital, competitive markets

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Commodity Price Volatility, Democracy and Economic Growth

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Rabah Arezki and Thorvaldur Gylfason
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Iceland - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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commodity prices, volatility, democracy, economic growth

Resource Windfalls, Macroeconomic Stability and Growth: The Role of Political Institutions

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Rabah Arezki, Kazim Kazimov and Kirk Hamilton
World Bank - African Development Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank
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Resource Windfalls, Macroeconomic Stability and Growth: The Role of Political Institutions

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Dec 2011
Rabah Arezki, Kirk Hamilton and Kazim Kazimov
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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commodity, fiscal policy, macroeconomic stability, economic growth

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International Commodity Price Shocks, Democracy, and External Debt

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Commodity prices, Debt management, Economic models, External debt, External shocks, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, International capital markets, Political economy, Revenue mobilization

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What Drives the Global"Land Rush"?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5864
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
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Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction, Forestry

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The Shifting Natural Wealth of Nations: The Role of Market Orientation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8520
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of Oxford and International Monetary Fund
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Global Environment, Coastal and Marine Resources, Energy and Natural Resources, Mining & Extractive Industry (Non-Energy), International Trade and Trade Rules

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Boom-Bust Cycle, Asymmetrical Fiscal Response and the Dutch Disease

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Rabah Arezki and Kareem Ismail
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Business cycles, Commodity price fluctuations, Economic models, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, International trade, Natural resources, Oil exports, Oil producing countries, Political economy, Real effective exchange rates, Revenue mobilization

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Global Imbalances and Petrodollars

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Rabah Arezki and Fuad Hasanov
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund
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Payments imbalances, Oil exporting countries, Oil prices, Oil revenues, Current account, Current account surpluses, Fiscal policy

Global Imbalances and Petrodollars

The World Economy, Vol. 36, Issue 2, pp. 213-232, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Rabah Arezki and Fuad Hasanov
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund
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Development Accounting and the Rise of TFP

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Apr 2010
Rabah Arezki and Reda Cherif
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Accounting, Cross country analysis, Economic models, Income distribution, Productivity, Time series

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An Alternative Explanation for the Resource Curse: The Income Effect Channel

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jun 2009
Rabah Arezki and Ali Alichi
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Capital accumulation, Capital flows, Cross country analysis, Domestic investment, Economic growth, Economic models, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Income, Natural resources, Private sector, Revenue sources

News Shocks in Open Economies: Evidence from Giant Oil Discoveries

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Rabah Arezki, Valerie A. Ramey and Liugang Sheng
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of California at San Diego and The Chinese University of Hong Kong
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news shocks, current account and business cycles, production, investment, GDP, economy, capital, General, Open Economy Macroeconomics

News Shocks in Open Economies: Evidence from Giant Oil Discoveries

NBER Working Paper No. w20857
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2021
Rabah Arezki, Valerie A. Ramey and Liugang Sheng
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of California at San Diego and The Chinese University of Hong Kong
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Resource Windfalls, Optimal Public Investment and Redistribution: The Role of Total Factor Productivity and Administrative Capacity

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
Rabah Arezki, Arnaud Dupuy and Alan Gelb
World Bank - African Development Bank, Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and Center for Global Development
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Resource Windfall, Public Investment, Total Factor Productivity, Administrative Capacity, Economic Models, Natural Resources, Resource Allocation, Revenues

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Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
Rabah Arezki and Marc Quintyn
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Are There Spillover Effects from Munis?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of Maastricht - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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Bond markets, Bonds, Fiscal analysis, Risk management, Spillovers, United States

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Developing Public-Private Partnership Initiatives in the Middle East and North Africa: From Public Debt to Maximizing Finance for Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8863
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 May 2019
Rabah Arezki and Ferid Belhaj
World Bank - African Development Bank and World Bank
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Private Sector Economics, Energy Policies & Economics, Financial Sector Policy, Finance and Development, Financial Economics, Macroeconomic Management

Commodity Windfalls, Polarization, and Net Foreign Assets: Panel Data Evidence on the Voracity Effect

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Asset management, Commodities, Commodity price fluctuations, Cross country analysis, Current account, Current account surpluses, Economic models, Government expenditures, Political economy, Time series

Commodity Windfalls, Polarization, and Net Foreign Assets: Panel Data Evidence on the Voracity Effect

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and University of Adelaide
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commodity windfalls, net foreign assets, polarization

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Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World: Evidence from a New Dataset

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
Rabah Arezki and Marc Quintyn
World Bank - African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Municipal Fallout

Finance & Development, p. 34, September 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
World Bank - African Development Bank, University of Maastricht - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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Revisiting the Relationship between Trade Liberalization and Taxation

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Aug 2021
World Bank - African Development Bank, Université Clermont Auvergne and Université Clermont Auvergne
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Resource Windfalls and Emerging Market Sovereign Bond Spreads: The Role of Political Institutions

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Aug 2010
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Bonds, Commodity prices, External debt, External shocks, Gross domestic product, Political economy, Sovereign debt

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The Economics of Sustainability: Causes and Consequences of Energy Market Transformation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8858
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 May 2019
Rabah Arezki
World Bank - African Development Bank
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Energy and Mining, Energy Demand, Energy and Environment, Public Sector Administrative and Civil Service Reform, State Owned Enterprise Reform, Public Sector Administrative & Civil Service Reform, Economics and Finance of Public Institution Development, Democratic Government, De Facto Governments, Climate Change and Health, Climate Change and Environment, Science of Climate Change, Legal Products, Common Property Resource Development, Regulatory Regimes, Legal Reform, Judicial System Reform, Legislation, Real & Intellectual Property Law, Intellectual Property Rights, Social Policy, Oil Refining & Gas Industry

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The Globalization of Farmland: Theory and Empirical Evidence

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Aug 2018
Rabah Arezki, Christian Bogmans and Harris Selod
World Bank - African Development Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
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Globalization, Agriculture, International trade, Econometric models, Large-Scale Land Acquisitions, Food Independence, Platform FDI, Land Governance, General, Agriculture in International Trade

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On the Asymmetry of Global Spillovers: Emerging Markets Versus Advanced Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8662
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2018
Rabah Arezki and Yang Liu
World Bank - African Development Bank and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Investment and Investment Climate, Natural Disasters, Energy and Environment, Energy Demand, Energy and Mining, Regional Urban Development

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Rainfall, Financial Development, and Remittances: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jul 2011
Rabah Arezki and Markus Bruckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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Natural Resource Dependence and Monopolized Imports

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Aug 2021
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - International Trade Division, Inter-American Development Bank, World BankWorld Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Technology Adoption and the Middle-Income Trap: Lessons from the Middle East and East Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8870
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank and World BankWorld Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Economic Growth, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Innovation, Energy Policies & Economics, Food Security, Energy and Environment, Energy and Mining, Energy Demand

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Monetary Policy in Fossil Fuel Exporters: The Curse of Horizons

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8881
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
Rabah Arezki
World Bank - African Development Bank
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Macroeconomic Management, Inflation, Banks & Banking Reform, Energy Demand, Energy and Mining, Energy and Environment, Financial Structures

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place: A New Perspective on the Resource Curse

CAMA Working Paper No. 50/2021
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 22 Jun 2021
Rabah Arezki and Markus Brueckner
World Bank - African Development Bank and The Australian National University
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Shifting Frontiers in Global Resource Wealth: The Role of Policies and Institutions

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
World Bank - African Development Bank, International Monetary Fund and University of Oxford
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discoveries, endogenous reserves, institutions, liberalization, market orientation, Natural resources

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The Relative Volatility of Commodity Prices: A Reappraisal

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 96, Issue 3, pp. 939-951, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Rabah Arezki, Daniel Lederman and Hongyan Zhao
World Bank - African Development Bank, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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international commodity prices, manufactured product prices, volatility