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Picking the Right Budget Constraint for Scotland
(University of Glasgow, 2014-10-23)
This position paper considers the devolution of further fiscal powers to the Scottish Parliament in the context of the objectives and remit of the Smith Commission. The argument builds on our discussion of fiscal ...
Climbing to the top? Foreign Direct Investment and Property Rights.
(University of Glasgow, 2009)
This paper operates at the interface of the literature on the impact of foreign direct investment (FDI) on host countries, and the literature on the determinants of institutional quality. We argue that FDI contributes to ...
Policy initiatives and firms’ access to external finance: Evidence from a panel of emerging Asian economies
(University of Glasgow, 2015-01)
This paper analyses the impact of policy initiatives co-ordinated by Asian national governments on firms' access to external finance, using a unique firm-level database of eight Asian countries- Hong Kong SAR, Indonesia, ...
An Alternative way of Predicting the Outcome of the Scottish Independence Referendum: The Information in the Ether
(University of Glasgow, 2015)
Education and the local equity bias around the world
(University of Glasgow, 2015-06-19)
Using a panel of 38 economies, over the period 2001 to 2010, we analyse the link between different facets of education and diversification in international portfolios. We find that university education, mathematical numeracy, ...