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    • Essays on International Capital Flows and Productivity Growth 

      Rabe, Collin (Johns Hopkins University, 2015-02-23)
      Contrary to traditional neoclassical growth models, recent decades have seen a number of developing economies running sizable current account surpluses. In response to ``new mercantilist'' explanations of this phenomenon ...
    • Essays on the Labor Market, Housing and Children's Health 

      Yang, Xi (Johns Hopkins University, 2014-08-31)
      This dissertation studies the consequences of housing and migration decisions from three perspectives using data from developed and developing countries. Chapter 2 studies the effects of home ownership on unemployment in ...