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Publications used in the preparation of the WESP


The role of fiscal policy in response to the financial crisis


Causes and Implications of the Food Price Surge


Should there be a coordinated response to the problem of global imbalances? Can there be one?

  • Barry Eichengreen, 2006 (published as DESA Working Paper 69 in 2008)
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