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Mussa (2000). See Kaplan and Rodrik (2001) on the second point. . The author will not discuss analysis of effects of trade liberalisation using simulations from partial and general equilibrium models. Hess and Cramon-Taubadel (2008) mention 1,200 studies of which they could include only 110 for their meta-analysis for various reasons. They are able to explain the enormous variation in simulated welfare changes from trade liberalisation through a meta-regression using variables that describe the liberalisation experiment, the characteristics of the model used and the database employed.
Max. 4 FDI: net inflow (2006, as % of GDP) Min. Max. 3 FDI: net outflow (2006, as % of GDP) Min. Max. 5 38 T rade , G rowth and povert y R eduction • T. N . 3 Small Vulnerable Economies Country Value Population (2006, in millions) Min. Max. 048 13 GNI per capita (2006) Min. Max. Solomon Islands Trinidad & Tobago 690 12,500 PPP GNI per capita (2006) Min. Max. Papua New Guinea Trinidad & Tobago 1,630 16,800 Growth GDP per cap. (2005-2006) Min. Max. 6 Trade: merchandise (2006, as % of GDP) Min. Max.
Finally, they find no evidence that formal democratic institutions, as well as public spending on health and education, have systemic effects on the poor. 3 Growth and Inequality The lags between sustained acceleration in growth and poverty reduction can create political problems, for the reason that horizons of politicians are almost surely shorter than the lags. Policy-makers in India, for example, a country whose development plans explicitly stated that efforts to increase growth were essential instruments for its goals of reducing poverty, debated the extent to which the poor benefited from growth.