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  1. There is a long debate among policymakers and academicians regarding whether assessments of international financial integration have significant growth benefits and whether such benefits compensate for the acc...

    Authors: Md Arif-Ur-Rahman and Kazuo Inaba

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:25

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  2. Technical inefficiency persists in Ghana’s cocoa farms. Farm-level guidelines from empirical studies are essential to inform programmes dealing with this challenge and subsequently improves farmers’ welfare. T...

    Authors: Gideon Danso-Abbeam and Lloyd J. S. Baiyegunhi

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:23

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  3. Understanding the motivation that smallholders have for working and earning their livelihood is critical in enhancing the effectiveness of agricultural policies. This is especially important in a country like ...

    Authors: U. Chipfupa and E. Wale

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:22

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  4. This study explores the dynamic effects of different oil shocks on real exchange rates in net oil importers and exporters. Specifically, the connectedness measures are combined with the structural vector autor...

    Authors: Qiang Ji, Syed Jawad Hussain Shahzad, Elie Bouri and Muhammad Tahir Suleman

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:20

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  5. Ethiopia is one of the east African countries which produce and exports various spices to other countries. Black cumin (Nigella sativa L.) is an important stiff annual flowering plant which mainly grows by produc...

    Authors: Abebe Birara Dessie, Tadie Mirie Abate, Betelhem Tsedalu Adane, Tiru Tesfa and Shegaw Getu

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:18

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  6. Multiregional input–output (MRIO) databases are used to analyze the impact of resource use and environmental impacts along global supply chains. To accurately account for pressures and impacts that are highly ...

    Authors: Eivind Lekve Bjelle, Johannes Többen, Konstantin Stadler, Thomas Kastner, Michaela C. Theurl, Karl-Heinz Erb, Kjartan-Steen Olsen, Kirsten S. Wiebe and Richard Wood

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:14

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  7. The paper develops a two-country monopolistic competition model of trade featuring country-specific consumer tastes. The accounting for heterogeneity in tastes is achieved by assuming different elasticities of...

    Authors: Alexander Osharin, Valery Verbus, Irina Bakunina, Vera Silaeva and Marina Silaeva

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:13

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  8. This study analysed the financing gaps relative to production frontier of rice farmers in Southwestern Nigeria. A multistage sampling technique was used to collect cross-sectional data from 360 rice farmers se...

    Authors: T. O. Ojo, A. A. Ogundeji, S. C. Babu and T. Alimi

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:12

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  9. This study investigates the short- and long-run impact of infrastructure on export and trade deficit in selected South Asian countries during 1990–2017 by using Pooled Mean Group (PMG) estimator and cointegrat...

    Authors: Faheem Ur Rehman, Abul Ala Noman and Yibing Ding

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:10

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  10. This study analyzes factors affecting the efficiency (profitability) of enterprises in foreign, joint and domestic ownership in countries with unstable economy. The novelty of the study is that for the first t...

    Authors: Vladislav Spitsin, Marina Ryzhkova, Darko Vukovic and Sergey Anokhin

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:9

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  11. In parallel with the increasing availability of multiregional input–output (MRIO) tables, there has been a growing concern on IO modelling at lower levels of spatial disaggregation, to reflect the particular f...

    Authors: Fabio Monsalve, Mateo Ortiz, María-Ángeles Cadarso, Enrique Gilles, Jorge Zafrilla and Luis-Antonio López

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:8

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  12. The impacts of public expenditures on economic growth have been revisited in this paper with respect to capital expenditure, recurrent expenditure and the government fiscal expansion in line with support for t...

    Authors: Stephen Taiwo Onifade, Savaş Çevik, Savaş Erdoğan, Simplice Asongu and Festus Victor Bekun

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2020 9:6

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  13. This paper examines the causal effect of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) on bank productivity (Q) in 23 European Union countries and the short- and long-term relationship among fixed assets (k1), liquid assets (k2...

    Authors: Abdussalam Aljadani and Hassen Toumi

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:44

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  14. Previous studies on food insecurity in many developing countries, including Ethiopia, have mainly focused on current food insecurity, lacking the ex-ante analysis. An understanding of household vulnerability to f...

    Authors: Million Sileshi, Reuben Kadigi, Khamaldin Mutabazi and Stefan Sieber

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:41

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  15. In Ethiopia, teff is an important cereal crop, particularly in Dera district. It is a source of food and provides cash income for majority of smallholder farmers. To commercialize teff producers, selecting an ...

    Authors: Tadie Mirie Abate, Taye Melese Mekie and Abebe Birara Dessie

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:39

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  16. The study examines the role of governance in modulating the effect of capital flight on industrialisation in Africa. The empirical evidence is based on Generalised Method of Moments and governance is bundled b...

    Authors: Simplice A. Asongu and Nicholas M. Odhiambo

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:36

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  17. Potato is one of the major staple crops in the Eastern and Central Africa sub-region. Its importance continues to rise due to increased urbanization and demand for potato is projected. This increase will defin...

    Authors: Agerie Nega Wassihun, Tigabu Dagnew Koye and Abebe Dagnew Koye

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:34

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  18. The goal of this research is to examine the relation between technology transfer, technical exchange, government role, and supplier performance of automotive industry in Jabodetabek, Indonesia. There are 99 co...

    Authors: Donny Oktavian Syah

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:33

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  19. Zai is a conventional soil rehabilitation management practice where organic matter is buried in a small pit to help restore fertility and conserve water in the soil. However, adoption of this environmentally-frie...

    Authors: Gideon Danso-Abbeam, Gilbert Dagunga and Dennis Sedem Ehiakpor

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:32

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  20. By issuing Indonesian Banking Architecture in 2004, the central bank of Indonesia has encouraged banking sector to consolidate. The aim of merger among others is to increase bank economies of scale. This study...

    Authors: Nuraini Yuanita

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:31

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  21. Pakistan and India are the two major producers of the cotton, the most demanding crop of the world which is known as white gold. However, for some recent years, it deems that Pakistan’s share in the internatio...

    Authors: Malik Shahzad Shabbir and Nusrat Yaqoob

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:27

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  22. We develop a novel linear equilibrium model with an Armington flavor. We provide (1) proof of the solvability of the model and of the existence and non-negativity of the equilibrium solution and of the newly d...

    Authors: Ferran Sancho

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:25

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  23. Red pepper is the world’s second important vegetable ranking after tomatoes. It is the most common spice type which is produced for both commercial and consumption purposes due to its great role in flavoring, ...

    Authors: Abebe Birara Dessie, Tigabu Dagnew Koye, Abebe Dagnew Koye and Asmamaw Alemu Abitew

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:24

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  24. We focus on the effects of the imports of intermediate inputs over the growth performance. Such an analysis is essential insofar as some countries import large amounts of intermediate inputs to be used in the ...

    Authors: Ricardo Azevedo Araujo, Matheus Silva de Paiva and Júlio Fernando Costa Santos

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:23

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  25. Reducing energy intensity is an important element for Ethiopia to achieve its ambitious climate-resilient growth goals. Understanding the factors that determine energy intensity plays a crucial role for academ...

    Authors: Shemelis Kebede Hundie and Megersa Debela Daksa

    Citation: Journal of Economic Structures 2019 8:21

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