Friday, November 30, 2012

Last one for the year

Please read the executive summary for Thursday's class.

http://climatechange.worldbank.org/sites/default/files/Turn_Down_the_heat_Why_a_4_degree_centrigrade_warmer_world_must_be_avoided.pdf


Chances are we will have a quiz Tuesday on the chapter and Thursday on this reading.

JC

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Agroforestry Adoption in Mexico

An old paper from someone who is rapidly getting old - http://home.wlu.edu/~caseyj/jpke.pdf

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Something Different

This week we had several assigned readings - including chapters 11 and 15 from the text and chapter 5 from Sen and lastly, the Paper by Eichengreen on interest rates and capital flows.  I will go through the Eichengreen paper in detail when we meet on Thursday, so for this blog assignment I would like you to comment on the interdependent roles of the state and markets in promoting development. 

You may discuss anything from fiscal policy to rules of law to financial institutions - go for it....