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Economic impact of poverty and social isolation: an exploration with US State data
(Eurasia Business and Economics Society, 2012-11)
A. Objectives: The policy debates surrounding the apparent trade-off between economic growth and income inequality, and consequent increase in poverty rate, have gained momentum since the financial debacle in 2008. In ...
Modelling food price volatility and testing heat waves and/or meteor showers effects: Evidence for Asia and Pacific
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2012-10)
This paper assesses the volatility and cross country mean and volatility spillover effects of food prices within and across global and selected Asian and Pacific countries namely Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, ...
Duration dependence test of rational speculative bubbles: a case study of the Hong Kong stock market
(Business Perspectives, 2012)
This study tests the presence of rational speculative bubbles in the Hong Kong stock market over a sample period from 1993-2008 using the duration dependence test. The duration dependence test shows no evidence of duration ...