|Statement||Patrick J. Conway.|
|Series||Contributions to economic analysis -- 166|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||219|
Book Description. The often emotional debate over the impact of structural adjustment on the poor in Africa has been confused by the complexity of economic reforms and their inconsistent implementation, the diversity of prior conditions, and confounding effects of external shocks. Professors Sahn, Dorosh, and Younger isolate from other factors Cited by: Economic Shocks and Structural Adjustments Turkey After Edited by Patrick J. CONWAY. Volume , Pages (). Explore our list of Structural Adjustment Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Originally published in , this book explores a number of subjects of significance for labor and economic policy, especially the role of U. S. tax policy in the relocation of jobs from the contintental USA to Puerto Rico. The book.
This book provides a systematic and coherent framework for understanding the interactions between the micro and macro dimensions of economic adjustment policies; that is, it explores short-run macroeconomic management and structural adjustment policies aimed at promoting economic growth. Structural adjustment is a policy package of "free market" economic reforms sponsored by IMF and World Bank, by which lending to developing countries facing balance of payment problems . A structural adjustment are economic policy reforms that a country must adopt in order to receive a loan from the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, or both. Structural adjustment policies usually involve a combination of free-market policies such as privatisation, fiscal austerity, free trade and deregulation. Structural adjustment policies have been controversial with detractors arguing the free-market policies are often unsuitable for developing economies and lead to lower economic growth and greater inequality.
The book series Contributions to Economic Analysis was established by North-Holland under the editorship of Jan Tinbergen in Its purpose ever since has been to stimulate the international exchange of scientific information and to reinforce international cooperation by publishing original research in applied economics. Economic Resilience to Shocks: The Role of Structural Policies. by. Romain Duval and Lukas Vogel The authors are, respectively, senior economist and economist at the OECD Economics Department. They are highly indebted to Jørgen Elmeskov for earlier joint work on OECD business cycle patterns (Duval et al., ). Structural Adjustment attempts to situate SAPs in a wider development context featuring case material from the UK, USA, Ghana, Mexico, India, Jamaica, Turkey, Eastern Europe, Mali, Zimbabwe and Sierra Leone, the book addresses SAPs in the lenders' terms, before addressing macro-economic issues, the impacts on social groups, and the impact upon. Trade Shocks and Labor Adjustment: A Structural Empirical Approach by Erhan Artuç, Shubham Chaudhuri and John McLaren. Published in volume , issue 3, pages of American Economic Review, June , Abstract: The welfare effects of trade shocks turn on the nature and magnitude of the costs.