The European Journal of Comparative Economics

ISSN: 1824-2979

Sanjaya Acharya
- Measuring and Analyzing Poverty

Stéphane Adjemian
- How do Labor Market Institutions affect the Link between Growth and Unemployment: the case of the European countries

Gagik G. Aghajanyan
- Core inflation in a small transition country: choice of optimal measures

Joachim Ahrens
- Institutional Change and Economic Transition: Market-Enhancing Governance, Chinese-Style

Luigi Aldieri
- Education and Fertility: A comparative Micro-econometric Analysis in Europe

Michele Alessandrini
- The trade specialization of SANE: Evidence from manufacturing industries

Bernardina Algieri
- Price and Income Elasticities of Russian Exports
- Human Capital in Russia

Carlo Altavilla
- European Economic Policies at Work : the costs of Price Stability and Budget Consolidation

Alessia Amighini
- China in the international fragmentation of production: Evidence from the ICT industry

Wladimir Andreff
- Would a Second Transition Stage Prolong the Initial Period of Post-socialist Economic Transformation into Market Capitalism?
- Emerging countries' multinational companies investing in developed countries: at odds with the HOS paradigm?
- Some comparative economics of the organization of sports: competition and regulation in north American vs. European professional team sports leagues

Mihail Arandarenko
- Regional Labour Market Differences in Serbia: Assessment and Policy Recommendations

Christine M. Aumayr
- European Region Types in EU-25

Goodness C. Aye
- The out-of-sample forecasting performance of non-linear models of real exchange rate behaviour: The case of the South African Rand

Chemen S. J. Bajalan
- Measurement and Analysis of Child Well-Being in Middle and High Income Countries

Giovanni Balcet
- Emerging countries' multinational companies investing in developed countries: at odds with the HOS paradigm?

Mehmet Balcilar
- The out-of-sample forecasting performance of non-linear models of real exchange rate behaviour: The case of the South African Rand

Sudip Ranjan Basu
- Comparing China and India: Is the dividend of economic reforms polarized?

Michael Enowbi Batuo
- The trade specialization of SANE: Evidence from manufacturing industries

Ralf Bebenroth
- The Financial Crisis in Japan: Causes and Policy Reactions by the Bank of Japan

Elisabeth Beckmann
- Oil Price Shock and Structural Changes in CMEA Trade: Pouring Oil on Troubled Waters?

Andreas Behr
- Properties of the Histogram Location Approach and the Extent and Change of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity in the EU

Gerwin Bell
- Why Did Southeastern European Countries Experience Low Inflation Rates in the Beginning of This Century?

Filippo Belloc
- Knowledge Enclosures, Forced Specializations and Investment Crisis

Isabelle Bensidoun
- The integration of China and India into the world economy: a comparison

Binyamin Berdugo
- How Do Firing Costs Affect Innovation and Growth when Workers' Ability is Unknown? Employment Protection as a Burden on a Firm's Screening Process

Volodymyr Bilotkach
- A Tax Evasion - Bribery Game: Experimental Evidence from Ukraine

Gopuran Devassy Bino Paul
- Concentration in Knowledge Output: A case of Economics Journals

Martin Boddy
- Explaining Spatial Variation in Business Performance in Great Britain

Andrea Boltho
- Did China follow the East Asian development model?

Adél Bosch
- The out-of-sample forecasting performance of non-linear models of real exchange rate behaviour: The case of the South African Rand

Ivy Lynn Bourgeault
- A Comparison of the Regulation of Health Professional Boundaries across OECD Countries

Josef C. Brada
- The New Comparative Economics versus the Old: Less Is More but Is It Enough?

Zuzana Brixiova
- On The Road to Euro: How Synchronized Is Estonia with the Euro zone?

Cathal O’Donoghue
- Shaping Earnings Mobility: Policy and Institutional Factors

Cristina Cattaneo
- The Determinants of Actual Migration and the Role of Wages and Unemployment in Albania: an Empirical Analysis

Sheila A. Chapman
- Specialization and Agglomeration Patterns in Eastern Europe

Camille Chaserant
- The regulation of quality in the market for legal services: Taking the heterogeneity of legal services seriously

Bernard Chavance
- Formal and Informal Institutional Change : the Experience of Postsocialist Transformation

Alberto Chilosi
- Poverty, Population, Inequality, and Development: the Historical Perspective
- Stakeholder Protection, Varieties of Capitalism, and Long-Term Unemployment
- The European Union and its Neighbours: Everything but Institutions?

Nathalie Chusseau
- Educational Systems, Intergenerational Mobility and Social Segmentation

Bruno Contini
- Youth employment in Europe: do institutions and social capital explain better than mainstream economics?

Virginie Coudert
- Assessing the Sustainability of Credit Growth: The case of Central and Eastern European Countries

Péter Csizmadia
- Privatization, Foreign Acquisition, and Firm Performance: A New Empirical Methodology and its Application to Hungary

Eleonora Cutrini
- The role of Italian FDI in Southeast Europe's international integration. A focus on investors from the Marche region

Daniel Daianu
- Inflation Targeting, Between Rhetoric and Reality. The Case of Transition Economies
- Policy Diversity as an Engine of Development

Bruno Dallago
- Comparative Economic Systems and the New Comparative Economics

Mirella Damiani
- Labour Protection and Productivity in EU Economies: 1995-2005
- Labour market inequalities and the role of institutions

Tu Dang
- Vulnerability to Poverty in select Central Asian Countries

Luca De Benedictis
- Hub-and-Spoke or else? Free trade agreements in the 'enlarged' European Union

Sergio de Nardis
- The Euro's Effects on Trade in a Dynamic Setting

Roberta De Santis
- The Euro's Effects on Trade in a Dynamic Setting
- Hub-and-Spoke or else? Free trade agreements in the 'enlarged' European Union

Jean-Paul Domin
- How much should professional markets be regulated? An introduction

Sean Dougherty
- Growth Prospects in China and India Compared
- Comparing China and India: an Introduction

Balázs Égert
- Balassa-Samuelson Meets South Eastern Europe, the CIS and Turkey: A Close Encounter of the Third Kind?

Jalal El Ouardighi
- Convergence and Inequality of income: the case of Western Balkan countries

Adem Y. Elveren
- Pay Inequality in Turkey in the Neo-Liberal Era, 1980-2001

Saul Estrin
- Book Review of: "Serbia's Transition: Towards a Better Future", Milica Uvalic

Mario Ferrero
- Book Review of: "Transition and Beyond. Essays in Honor of Mario Nuti", Saul Estrin, Grzegorz W. Kolodko, Milica Uvalic (Editors)

Jarko Fidrmuc
- Oil Price Shock and Structural Changes in CMEA Trade: Pouring Oil on Troubled Waters?

James K. Galbraith
- Pay Inequality in Turkey in the Neo-Liberal Era, 1980-2001
- The Experience of Rising Inequality in Russia and China during the Transition
- Pay Inequality in Europe 1995-2000: Convergence Between Countries and Stability Inside

Enrique Garcilazo
- Pay Inequality in Europe 1995-2000: Convergence Between Countries and Stability Inside

Guillaume Gaulier
- The rise of emerging economies in the EU15 trade

Edward R. Gemayel
- How Tight is Too Tight? A Look at Welfare Implications of Distortionary Policies in Uzbekistan

Mara Grasseni
- Domestic Multinationals and Foreign-Owned Firms in Italy: Evidence from Quantile Regression

Aleksandra Gregoric
- Managerial ownership and corporate performance in Slovenian post-privatisation period

Michel Grignon
- A Comparison of the Regulation of Health Professional Boundaries across OECD Countries

Francesco Grigoli
- The Impact of Trade Integration on Business Cycle Synchronization for Mercosur Countries

David A. Grigorian
- How Tight is Too Tight? A Look at Welfare Implications of Distortionary Policies in Uzbekistan

Rangan Gupta
- The out-of-sample forecasting performance of non-linear models of real exchange rate behaviour: The case of the South African Rand

Sharon Hadad
- How Do Firing Costs Affect Innovation and Growth when Workers' Ability is Unknown? Employment Protection as a Burden on a Firm's Screening Process

Péter Halmai
- Real convergence in the new Member States of the European Union (Shorter and longer term prospects)

Sophie Harnay
- The regulation of quality in the market for legal services: Taking the heterogeneity of legal services seriously

Christopher A. Hartwell
- Employment Protection Legislation and Labor Markets in Transition: Assessing the Effects of the Labor Code in Armenia

Stefan Hedlund
- Professor Gerschenkron goes to Brussels. Russian Catch-up Economics and the Common European Space

Frank Hefner
- A Random Walk to Economic Freedom?

Joël Hellier
- Educational Systems, Intergenerational Mobility and Social Segmentation

Richard Herd
- Growth Prospects in China and India Compared

Almas Heshmati
- Alternative Composite Lisbon Development Strategy Indices: A Comparison of EU, USA, Japan and Korea
- Measurement and Analysis of Child Well-Being in Middle and High Income Countries

Heinrich Hockmann
- Russia's transition process in the light of a rising economy: Economic trajectories in Russia's industry and agriculture

Jens Hölscher
- Labour market inequalities and the role of institutions

Peter Huber
- Regional Labour Market Developments in Transition: A Survey of the Empirical Literature
- Book review on: "The European Labour Market Regional Dimensions", Floro Ernesto Caroleo and Sergio Destefanis (editors)

Miklós Illéssy
- Privatization, Foreign Acquisition, and Firm Performance: A New Empirical Methodology and its Application to Hungary

Alessandro Innocenti
- Outsourcing and Information Management.

Ichiro Iwasaki
- Privatization, Foreign Acquisition, and Firm Performance: A New Empirical Methodology and its Application to Hungary

Raghbendra Jha
- Vulnerability to Poverty in select Central Asian Countries

Uwe Jirjahn
- Gender, Worker Representation and the Profitability of Firms in Germany

David Joulfaian
- Bribes and Business Tax Evasion

Milena Jovicic
- Regional Labour Market Differences in Serbia: Assessment and Policy Recommendations

Athanasios Kalogeresis
- From spectator to walk-on to actor: An exploratory study of the internationalisation of Greek firms since 1989

Tatiana Karabchuk
- Temporary employment in Russia: why mostly men?

Michael Keren
- China and India - a Note on the Influence of Hierarchy vs. Polyarchy on Economic Growth

Dennis W. K. Khong
- Book review: Intellectual Property as Property Rights: Lessons from "Property Rights Dynamics" edited by Donatella Porrini and Giovanni Ramello

Ludmila Krytynskaia
- The Experience of Rising Inequality in Russia and China during the Transition

Sandrine Labory
- Outsourcing and Information Management.

Lois Labrianidis
- From spectator to walk-on to actor: An exploratory study of the internationalisation of Greek firms since 1989

Christine Lagoutte
- Pension Systems after the Storm: France and the United Kingdom in a Comparative Analysis

François Langot
- How do Labor Market Institutions affect the Link between Growth and Unemployment: the case of the European countries

Ion Lapteacru
- Assessing lending market concentration in Bulgaria: the application of a new measure of concentration

Marc T. Law
- From Certification To Licensure: Evidence From Registered And Practical Nurses In The United States, 1950-1970

Elisabetta Lazzaro
- Auctioneers vs. commissaires-priseurs: The carnival mirror of profession regulation in the international art market

Svetlana Ledyaeva
- Determinants of Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Russian Regions

Kang-Soek Lee
- Should the UK Join the Euro Zone? Evidence from a Synthetic OCA Assessment

Françoise Lemoine
- The rise of emerging economies in the EU15 trade
- The integration of China and India into the world economy: a comparison

Alexander Libman
- Government-Business Relations and Catching Up Reforms in the CIS

Li-Ju Chen
- Do Gender Quotas Influence Women's Representation and Policies?

Mikael Linden
- Determinants of Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Russian Regions

Laurian Lungu
- Inflation Targeting, Between Rhetoric and Reality. The Case of Transition Economies

Csaba Makó
- Privatization, Foreign Acquisition, and Firm Performance: A New Empirical Methodology and its Application to Hungary

Alain Marciano
- How much should professional markets be regulated? An introduction
- A review of Enrico Colombatto, "Markets, Morals and Policy-Making. A new defence of free-market economics"

Enrico Marelli
- Specialisation and Convergence in European Regions
- Comparing European Regions
- China and India: Openness, Trade and Effects on Economic Growth

Nicolae Marinescu
- Real convergence in the CEECs, Euro Area accession and the Role of Romania

Mindy S. Marks
- From Certification To Licensure: Evidence From Registered And Practical Nurses In The United States, 1950-1970

Michela Martinoia
- European Integration, Labour Market Dynamics and Migration Flows

Donato Masciandaro
- Monetary policy and banking supervision: still at arm's length? A comparative analysis

Anastasios Mastroyiannis
- Current Account Dynamics and the Feldstein and Horioka Puzzle: the Case of Greece

Alessia Matano
- Is There Rent Sharing in Italy? Evidence from Employer-Employee Data

Philipp Mengeringhaus
- Institutional Change and Economic Transition: Market-Enhancing Governance, Chinese-Style

Aghassi Mkrtchyan
- Impact of regulated price adjustments on price variability in a very low inflation transition economy: Case of Armenia

Armenuhi Mkrtchyan
- The evolution of competition in banking in a transition economy: an application of the Panzar-Rosse model to Armenia

Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti
- The Regulation of Residential Tenancy Markets in Post-War Western Europe: An Economic Analysis

Margaret H. Morgan
- On The Road to Euro: How Synchronized Is Estonia with the Euro zone?

Nathalie Moureau
- Auctioneers vs. commissaires-priseurs: The carnival mirror of profession regulation in the international art market

Paolo Naticchioni
- Is There Rent Sharing in Italy? Evidence from Employer-Employee Data

Helen Tammela Naughton
- Globalization and Emissions in Europe

Jean-François Nivet
- Corporate and public governances in transition: the limits of property rights and the significance of legal institutions

JongEun Oh
- Alternative Composite Lisbon Development Strategy Indices: A Comparison of EU, USA, Japan and Korea

Shigeki Ono
- Oil Price Shocks and Stock Markets in BRICs

Gulgun Bayaz Ozturk
- Supply and Demand Factors in Understanding the Educational Earnings Differentials: West Germany and the United States

Ugo Pagano
- Knowledge Enclosures, Forced Specializations and Investment Crisis

Mario Pagliero
- Occupational Regulation in the European Legal Market

Silvia Pasqua
- Wives' work and income distribution in European countries

Francesco Pastore
- School-to-Work Transitions in Mongolia

Ila Patnaik
- The difficulties of the Chinese and Indian exchange rate regimes

Cristiano Perugini
- Labour Market Performance Differentials and Dynamics in EU-15 Countries and Regions
- Employment Performance and Convergence in the European Countries and Regions

Niels J. Philipsen
- Regulation of Pharmacists: A Comparative Law and Economics Analysis

Anthony Plumridge
- Explaining Spatial Variation in Business Performance in Great Britain

Richard Pomfret
- Constructing Market-based Economies in Central Asia: A Natural Experiment?

Fabrizio Pompei
- Labour Protection and Productivity in EU Economies: 1995-2005
- Labour market inequalities and the role of institutions

Cyril Pouvelle
- Assessing the Sustainability of Credit Growth: The case of Central and Eastern European Countries

Frederic L. Pryor
- Determinants of the size of the nonprofit sector

Mari Carmen Puigcerver-Peńalver
- The Impact of Structural Funds Policy on European Regions' Growth : A Theoretical and Empirical Approach

Coralia Quintero-Rojas
- How do Labor Market Institutions affect the Link between Growth and Unemployment: the case of the European countries
- Book review of: "The Labour Market Impact of the EU Enlargement: A New Regional Geography of Europe?"

Monica Raileanu Szeles
- Real convergence in the CEECs, Euro Area accession and the Role of Romania

Ananthakrishnan Ramanathan
- Concentration in Knowledge Output: A case of Economics Journals

Anne Reimat
- Pension Systems after the Storm: France and the United Kingdom in a Comparative Analysis

Marie-José Rinaldi-Larribe
- Is economic convergence in New Member States sufficient for an adoption of the Euro?

Steven Rosefielde
- Russia: An Abnormal Country

Donatella Saccone
- Structural Change and Economic Development in China and India

Philippe Saucier
- Should the UK Join the Euro Zone? Evidence from a Synthetic OCA Assessment

Hans-Bernd Schäfer
- The Sovereign Debt Crisis in Europe, Save Banks Not States

F. M. Scherer
- A Perplexed Economist Confronts 'too Big to Fail'

Ajay Shah
- The difficulties of the Chinese and Indian exchange rate regimes

Marcello Signorelli
- Labour Market Performance Differentials and Dynamics in EU-15 Countries and Regions
- China and India: Openness, Trade and Effects on Economic Growth
- Comparing European Regions
- Employment Performance and Convergence in the European Countries and Regions

Marko Simoneti
- Managerial ownership and corporate performance in Slovenian post-privatisation period

Kenneth Smith
- Determinants of Soviet Household Income

Denisa Maria Sologon
- Shaping Earnings Mobility: Policy and Institutional Factors

Rabija Somun-Kapetanovic
- Convergence and Inequality of income: the case of Western Balkan countries

Francesca Spigarelli
- The role of Italian FDI in Southeast Europe's international integration. A focus on investors from the Marche region

Maresa Sprietsma
- Regional school choice and school selectivity: how do they relate to student performance? Evidence from PISA 2003

Karsten Staehr
- Reforms and Economic Growth in Transition Economies: Complementarity, Sequencing and Speed

Francois Stofberg
- The out-of-sample forecasting performance of non-linear models of real exchange rate behaviour: The case of the South African Rand

Sasidharan Subash
- Concentration in Knowledge Output: A case of Economics Journals

Miklós Szanyi
- Privatization, Foreign Acquisition, and Firm Performance: A New Empirical Methodology and its Application to Hungary

Massimo Tamberi
- Specialization and Growth Perspectives in the South Mediterranean Area

Arno Tausch
- Measurement and Analysis of Child Well-Being in Middle and High Income Countries

Edward Timmons
- Occupational Regulation in the European Legal Market

Pasquale Tridico
- Institutional Change and Governance Indexes in Transition Economies: the case of Poland

Robert Ullmann
- Comparing Direct and Indirect Taxation: The Influence of Framing on Tax Compliance

Deniz Ünal
- The integration of China and India into the world economy: a comparison
- The rise of emerging economies in the EU15 trade

Milica Uvalic
- Trade in Southeast Europe : recent trends and some policy implications

Vittorio Valli
- Book Review of: "Contours of the World Economy, 1-2030 AD. Essays on Macro-Economic History", Angus Maddison
- Comparing China and India: an Introduction
- Book review on: "Germany's Economic Performance. From Unification to Euroization", Jens Holscher, Editor
- Book Review of: "Global Sustainability: Social and Environmental Conditions", Simone Borghesi and Alessandro Vercelli
- Structural Change and Economic Development in China and India
- In memoriam: Angus Maddison's Mission to Understand the World and its History through Numbers

Calin Valsan
- 2007: A Canadian Corporate Ownership Survey

Viktória Vásáry
- Real convergence in the new Member States of the European Union (Shorter and longer term prospects)

Paolo Verme
- Pro-poor Growth during Exceptional Growth. Evidence from a Transition Economy

Claudio Vicarelli
- Hub-and-Spoke or else? Free trade agreements in the 'enlarged' European Union
- The Euro's Effects on Trade in a Dynamic Setting

Valérie Vierstraete
- Efficiency in human Development: a Data Envelopment Analysis Efficiency in human Development: a Data Envelopment Analysis

Concetto Paolo Vinci
- Education and Fertility: A comparative Micro-econometric Analysis in Europe

Peter Voigt
- Russia's transition process in the light of a rising economy: Economic trajectories in Russia's industry and agriculture

Uwe Vollmer
- The Financial Crisis in Japan: Causes and Policy Reactions by the Bank of Japan

Hans-Jürgen Wagener
- Good Governance, Welfare, and Transformation
- Why Europe? On comparative long-term growth

Qifei Wang
- The Experience of Rising Inequality in Russia and China during the Transition

Christoph Watrin
- Comparing Direct and Indirect Taxation: The Influence of Framing on Tax Compliance

Don J. Webber
- Explaining Spatial Variation in Business Performance in Great Britain

Maria Weber
- Did China follow the East Asian development model?

Mark David Witte
- A Random Walk to Economic Freedom?

Andreas Wörgötter
- On The Road to Euro: How Synchronized Is Estonia with the Euro zone?

Hiroyuki Yamada
- Why Did Southeastern European Countries Experience Low Inflation Rates in the Beginning of This Century?

Hakan Yilmazkuday
- Twin Crises in Turkey: A Comparison of Currency Crisis Models

James Arthur Yunker
- Growth Propensities under Capitalism and Profit-Oriented Market Socialism

Goetz Zeddies
- Skill Content of Intra-European Trade Flows

Hakob Zoryan
- The Measurement of Co-Circulation of Currencies and Dollarization in the Republic of Armenia

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