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Omotunde E. G. Johnson Economic Diversification and Growth

Omotunde E. G. Johnson Economic Diversification and Growth in Africa Critical Policy Making Issues Although applying economic theory as well as using case studies and empirical evidence from the economics literature, the book is written in a way that makes the core ideas accessible even to readers without advanced knowledge of the technical

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Special Feature B Finance, Growth And Economic Prosperity

financial systems accelerate economic growth.2 The evidence also explains that finance spurs growth by improving the allocation of resources, not by increasing the savings rate (e.g., King and Levine diversification. And, financial innovations were necessary ingredients for the funding of the

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Economic Stability in the GCC Countries KAPSARC

Economic Stability in the GCC Countries A Portfolio Framework Approach 3 Evidence confirms that there is a positive correlation between the economic growth rate and its volatility/risk in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. In other words, there is a trade-off

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Impact of Stock Market on Economic Growth Evidence Dar-es

The objective of the study was to establish relationship between the stock market measures and economic growth in Tanzania. In order to achieve the objective, we need to examine the impact of stock market capitalization, total value of share traded and turnover on Tanzanian economy based on the time series data from 2000 2011. The unit root test and wnteestq (Portmanteau) tests were carried out.

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The Top 10 Economic Facts of Diversity in the Workplace

Jul 12, 2012 · The Top 10 Economic Facts of Diversity in the Workplace A diverse workforce drives economic growth. Businesses need to adapt to our changing nation to be competitive in the economic

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Energy and Economic Growth eScholarship

The Applied Research Programme on Energy and Economic Growth (EEG) is led by Oxford Policy Management in partnership with the Center for Effective Global Action and the Energy Institute @ Haas at the University of California, Berkeley. The programme is funded by the UK Government, through UK Aid.

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Economic Shocks and Regional Economic Resilience

economic resilience based on several hypotheses about resilience, including the hypothesis that the concentration of a nation's exports in a few industries inhibits resilience.17 This suggests a similar hypothesis for regional export industries (as distinct from the hypotheses about overall regional economic diversification noted above).

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How Big Are the Benefits of Economic Diversification

Economic activity is risky. Returns across economic sectors can be highly variable, potentially causing costly adjustments to consumption. However, when returns are imperfectly correlated across sectors and insurance is unavailable, diversification can reduce the economic impact of shocks. Therefore, despite the well-known efficiency benefits from specialization, the risks of too little

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Monetary Policy and Export Diversification in Nigeria in

Hesse H. (2008) "Export Diversification and Economic Growth" Working Paper No. 21 Commission of Growth and Development Washington D.C The World Bank. Hvidt M. (2013) " Economic diversification in GCC countries Past record and future trends " Research Paper Kuwait Programme on Development Governance and Globalization in the Gulf States.

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Economic Diversification and Growth in Africa Omotunde E

Economic Diversification and Growth in Africa is a timely study which demonstrates how developing countries in Africa can improve their policy making strategies to diversify their economies and accelerate economic development. Omotunde E. G. Johnson received his PhD in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, USA, in 1970.

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ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION

May 29, 2011 · By performing a cross-country growth regression for the 1970-1995 period I find evidence that countries with a more developed financial sector are better able to nullify the negative effects of policy uncertainty on per capita economic growth.

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Defragmentation of Economic Growth with a Focus on

In this paper, we develop a comprehensive analysis of diversification issues for Russian economy. Assessing diversification for nine different variables, we show that choice of a variable affects the result much, and that, unlike a popular opinion, equiproportional economic diversity measures are still useful in economic analysis. Developing a simple defragmentation of economic growth, we

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Export diversification and economic growth (English) The

Export diversification and economic growth (English) Abstract. Export diversification can lead to higher growth. Developing countries should diversify their exports since this can, for example, help them to overcome export instability or the negative impact of terms of trade in primary products.

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Bank Diversification, Economic Diversification?

May 12, 2006 · Bank Diversification, Economic Diversification? Philip E. Strahan Early evidence from the 1930s and before suggests that large and geographically diversified banks weather economic downturns better than smaller banks. reports the relationship between the annual growth rate in a state's economy and the annual growth rate of capital in

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Tribal Economic Diversification Tribal Government Gaming

A well-defined economic diversification plan can be developed following several basic steps as summarized below. Step 1 Identifying and Understanding Tribal Goals and Objectives The first step in creating an economic development plan is the identification of the

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Defragmentation of Economic Growth with a Focus on

DEFRAGMENTATION OF ECONOMIC GROWTH WITH A FOCUS ON DIVERSIFICATION EVIDENCE FROM RUSSIAN ECONOMY1 ANDREY A. GNIDCHENKO In this paper, we develop a comprehensive analysis of diversification issues for Russian economy. Assessing diversification for nine different variables, we show that choice of a variable affects the result much, and that, unlike

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Private Sector Development and Economic Diversification

May 16, 2014 · Abstract. The likely gains from economic diversification in developing countries have been well discussed in the literature. The general consensus is that a diverse economy, based on a wide range of profitable sectors instead of one or a few, is key to building sustainable development and providing new opportunities for growth, employment and development.

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NBER Papers on Economic Fluctuations and Growth Program

NBER Researchers New NBER affiliates are appointed through a highly competitive process that begins with a call for nominations in January. Candidates are evaluated based on their research records and their capacity to contribute to the NBER's activities by program directors and steering committees.

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Economic diversification of a single-asset tourism city

Economic diversification of a single-asset tourism city evidence from Antalya † † This paper is the product of TUBİTAK 1001 Project, named as "Economic Diversification and Homogenization In Tourism Cities The Case Of Antalya", Project No. 112K443

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Does Birthplace Diversity Affect Economic Complexity

We address endogeneity concerns by instrumenting diversity through predicted stocks from a pseudo-gravity model as well as from a standard shift-share approach. Finally, we provide evidence suggesting that birthplace diversity boosts economic complexity by increasing the diversification of the host country's export basket.

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Export Diversification Strategy For Economic Growth In Nigeria

Export Diversification Strategy For Economic Growth In Nigeria. The statistical evidence for today's developing countries (particularly Nigeria) is not unequivocal as it supports the hypothesis that the growth of export plays a major role in the economic growth process by stimulating demand, encouraging savings and capital accumulation.

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Export diversification and economic performance evidence

Jun 25, 2010 · In this paper we discuss relationship between export diversity and economic performance, focusing on Brazil, China, India and South Africa (BCIS). Using time data on exports over the period 19622000 and Applied General Equilibrium (AGE) models for each country, we note the similarities as well as differences in the patterns of diversification in these countries. We find evidence of a U

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PRIVATE SECTOR DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC

PRIVATE SECTOR DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION EVIDENCE FROM WEST AFRICAN STATES BY AKPAN H. EKPO+ UDOMA J. AFANGIDEH++ ELIJAH A. UDOH+++ ABSTRACT The likely gains from economic diversification in developing countries have been well discussed in the literature. The general consensus is that a diverse economy, based on a wide range of

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Globalization and Economic Growth Empirical Evidence on

Apr 10, 2014 · The effect of economic globalization on the economic growth in OICs is also ambiguous. Existing empirical studies have not indicated the positive or negative impact of globalization in OICs. The relationship between economic globalization and economic growth is important especially for economic

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130619 Thompson Economic Diversification Plan FINAL

THOMPSON ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION PLAN ORGANIZATIONAL CHART PROJECT MANAGEMENT sustainable economic growth. 1.1 Purpose of this Document identify as Aboriginal, with anecdotal evidence suggesting a signifi cantly higher proportion (see Figure 2.1).

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The Relationship between Trade Openness, Foreign Direct

More diversification is necessary to increase the level of FDI inflows to become more sustainable in the future. Statistical shreds of evidence from FE and RE tests show that foreign direct investment has a negative significant impact on economic growth. Causal Nexus Between Trade, FDI and Economic Growth-Evidence from India. Paradigm, 14

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Qatar's Economic Diversification 3569 Words Critical

Oct 16, 2019 · By doing such economic diversification, Qatar planned utilize of its hydrocarbon reserves at a lower level that would provide ostensible GDP with an annual growth of 27.5% although the real data evidenced that the economic growth was 14.1% in 2011 which has accounted as a

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Economic Diversification and The Resiliency Hypothesis

views about the role diversity plays in influencing economic growth. For example, some view diversification as a movement away from potential efficiency gains resulting from specialization and, perhaps, mitigating economic growth (see e.g. Izraeli and Murphy, 2003). Others argue that diversification moves the economy towards an environment

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Can Diversification and a Clean Energy Transition help

Can economic diversification and clean energy transition change the dynamics of women workforce participation? Both economic diversification and the expansion of renewable energy investments are expected to require the increased involvement of the private sector and create more opportunities for small and medium enterprises.

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Economy Economic Growth in Albania

Diversification, by definition, requires a country to learn to produce new things it currently does not know how to produce. CID's research finds the key element of success to diversification, and therefore sustained economic growth to be knowhow.

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Working Paper 19-9 Does Trade Reform Promote Economic

level of trade barriers and economic growth.4 The focus is on how changes in a country's own trade barriers (trade liberalization episodes) affect its own economic growth.5 This paper does not examine the domestic distributional impact of trade reform, such as the implications for

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Economic Complexity Harvard's Growth Lab

We address endogeneity concerns by instrumenting diversity through predicted stocks from a pseudo-gravity model as well as from a standard shift-share approach. Finally, we provide evidence suggesting that birthplace diversity boosts economic complexity by increasing the diversification of the host country's export basket.

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