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    Alternative capital asset pricing models: a review of theory and evidence

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 2000
    This study reviews the conceptual framework of asset pricing models and discusses their implications for security analysis.The study includes the theoretical derivation of equilibrium model, usually referred to as capital asset pricing model (CAPM).
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    Money, income, prices and causality in Pakistan: a trivariate analysis

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 2000
    This paper re-examines the causal relationship between money and prices in Pakistan using a longer annual data set from 1949-50 to 1998-99 and employing Granger causality and Error Correction Models. We also investigate the causal relationship through trivariate approach.
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    Education and earnings in Pakistan

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 2000
    This paper examines the role of education, technical training, school quality and literacy and numeracy skills on the earnings of wage earners and salaried persons in Pakistan by using the recent data of PIHS (1995-96).The analysis confirms the positive role of education as each year of education brings approximately 7 percent returns of wage earners.
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    Concerns of food security, role of gender, and intra-household dynamics in Pakistan

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999
    The available literature in Pakistan is generally lacking a critical examination of the issues related to intra-household resource allocation. This black box is due largely to the lack of individual-level data on dietary intake, anthropometric measures, decision-making, time allocation, etc.
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    Implications of the Uruguay Round on Tanzania’s development

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1995
    The paper looked at the negotiations and the elements of the final Act of the Uruguay Round and the initial assessment of the implications of the Uruguay Round and the measures to be taken by Tanzania.Found that the agreements of the Uruguay Round creates an environment of trade and economic predictability, thus contributing to the creation of rules for an orderly international trading system w
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    Tanzania’s growth potential: a background paper for the country’s 1995 economic memorandum (CEM).

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1995
    The study on growth potential was contracted to the Foundation by the World Bank as a background paper for the Tanzania 1995 Country Economic Memorandum. The study addressed the potential for broad-based economic growth and the sources of such growth in Tanzania.
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    Levels and determinants of expenditures on the treatment of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997
    The study sought to provide answers to questions on levels of expenditures on the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania, and to analyze the major determinants of the expenditure pattern and financing levels.Donors, private individuals and government were identified as the main sources of funding for the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS.
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    Economic reforms and poverty alleviation in Tanzania

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997
    The aim of the study was to identify and analyse the impacts of economic reform programmes and policies on poverty alleviation. In particular it examined how economic reforms impinge on poverty alleviation (directly or indirectly) in Tanzania’s rural and urban settings to the extent allowed by secondary data available.
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    Capacity building in policy analysis and economic management

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997
    The paper outlines the need for and main aspects of capacity building in improving the ability of individuals and institutions to undertake quality policy analysis and economic management in Tanzania.It was found that to promote quality policy analysis and economic management, it is important to establish appropriate means to bridge the gap between existing and required capacities.
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    Managing Tanzania's economy in transition to sustained development

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997
    The paper put forward the following main observations: The Tanzania economy so far has achieved modest growth recovery, price stability, improved consumer choice and enhanced civil liberties. However, high dependence on aid, deterioration of public services, low investment and institutional decay were noted.

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