- ethiopia | Behavior ec. Global Poverty: Definition and Measurement Issues This series spans the globe presenting leading research in economics. International applications and examples of economic progress are invaluable in a troubled world with economic booms bursting like so many penny balloons. Munir A. Hanjra, Tadele Ferede, A.Narayanamoorthy and Richard J., Culas, 2012, Global poverty: Definition and Measurement Issues, In: Tavidze A. (ed.), Progress in Economics Research, vol. 26, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York, USA.
- central america | Policy design Fuel tax incidence in Costa Rica: Gasoline versus Diesel We conclude that distributional concerns need not rule out using fuel taxes to address pressing public health and safety problems, particularly if gasoline and diesel taxes can be differentiated. Blackman Allen., Rebecca. Osakwe and Francisco Alpizar. 2011. Fuel tax incidence in Costa Rica: Gasoline versus Diesel. In Sterner, T. Ed. (2011). Fuel taxes and the Poor: The distributional Effects of Gasoline Taxation and their Implications for Climate Policy. RFF Press, Washington, D.C.
- south africa | Policy design Governance of the R&D Sector for Bio-Technology: Intellectual Property Rights and Bio-Prospecting The efficient governance of information-production is analysed in the context of the bio-technology industry. Here primary R&D generates pure abstract information on the nature of biological solution concepts, while secondary R&D generates commercial products marketable to consumers. Sarr Mare and Swanson Tim, 2012, “Governance of the R&D Sector for Bio-Technology: Intellectual Property Rights and Bio-Prospecting”, in Brousseau et al. (eds.), Reflexive Governance for Global Public Goods, MIT Press.
- central america eeu sweden | Behavior ec. Climate change Parks & Wildlife Policy design Incentives, Impacts, and Behavioral issues in the context of Payment for Ecosystem Services programs: lessons for REDD+ A framework that can be used to assess the potential impact of Payments for Environmental Services (PES) schemes. A. Nordén, U.M. Persson, F. Alpízar, 2012. ‘Incentives, Impacts, and Behavioral issues in the context of Payment for Ecosystem Services programs: lessons for REDD+’. Forthcoming in Globalization and Development: Rethinking Interventions and Governance, A. Bigsten (Ed.), Routledge Press.