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Why China Had To “Ban” Cryptocurrency But The U.S. Did Not: A Comparative Analysis Of Regulations On Crypto-Markets Between The U.S. And China, Rain Xie Jan 2019

Why China Had To “Ban” Cryptocurrency But The U.S. Did Not: A Comparative Analysis Of Regulations On Crypto-Markets Between The U.S. And China, Rain Xie

Washington University Global Studies Law Review

The cryptocurrency market grew from a $1.5 billion market capitalization in early 2013 to over $795 billion in January 2018. Bitcoin, an exemplar cryptocurrency, gained value from $0.08 before 2010 to over $17,000 per bitcoin in December 2017. While cryptocurrencies have campaigned for revolutionizing financial transactions, the crypto-market is plagued by nefarious minds, fleecing investors in frauds and Ponzi schemes. This crypto-mania therefore presents numerous legal and regulatory challenges that demand prompt and efficient responses. Nevertheless, the decentralized, anonymous nature of cryptocurrencies magnifies these challenges and has constantly outpaced the law’s ability to respond. To understand ...


Review Of Daniel Mockli's "Strategic Trends 2012: Key Developments In Global Affairs, Bert Chapman Jan 2012

Review Of Daniel Mockli's "Strategic Trends 2012: Key Developments In Global Affairs, Bert Chapman

Libraries Faculty and Staff Scholarship and Research

This review essay describes and analyzes the content of this annual compilation of international affairs essays published by the Zurich-based Center for Strategic Studies.


Fapri-Isu 2011 World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Jerome R.F. Dumortier, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Kranti Mulik, Juan Francisco Rosas Apr 2011

Fapri-Isu 2011 World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Jerome R.F. Dumortier, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Kranti Mulik, Juan Francisco Rosas

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI-ISU 2011 World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. These projections are intended for use by farmers, U.S. Congress, government agencies and officials, agribusinesses, and others who do medium-range and long-term planning. This outlook introduces a fertilizer model and a cellulosic ethanol model and presents an improved greenhouse gas emission accounting model. This allows FAPRI-ISU to include in its outlook projections of world fertilizer use by nutrient, by country, by commodity, and by year, and projections ...


Africa's Debt Crisis: Perspectives On Nigeria's Escape From External Debt Trap, Solomon O. Akinboye Jun 2010

Africa's Debt Crisis: Perspectives On Nigeria's Escape From External Debt Trap, Solomon O. Akinboye

Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective

In sharp contrast with the image of an "oil-rich" country, Nigeria is paradoxically a heavily indebted poor country. While the country's oil production reached 2.5 million barrels per day in 2004, its total external debt stock at the end of 2004 was estimated at $35.9 billion. The debt crisis has been aggravated by the burden of debt servicing, which has absorbed the nation's budgetary and foreign exchange resources with deleterious impact on the critical sectors of the economy. The paper critically examines Nigeria's external debt profile and efforts toward its alleviation. It argues that the ...


Fapri 2010 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Xiaodong Du, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Kranti Mulik, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Marcelo Moreira, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, Scott Gerlt, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack Jan 2010

Fapri 2010 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Xiaodong Du, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Kranti Mulik, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Marcelo Moreira, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, Scott Gerlt, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2010 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. The outlook uses a macroeconomic forecast developed by IHS Global Insight.


Fapri 2009 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Xiaodong Du, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Browhn, Scott Gerlt, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack Jan 2009

Fapri 2009 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Xiaodong Du, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Browhn, Scott Gerlt, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2009 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. The outlook uses a macroeconomic forecast developed by IHS Global Insight.


Fapri 2008 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Jun Ruan, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack Jan 2008

Fapri 2008 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Miguel Carriquiry, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Chad Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Karen Kovarik, Jun Ruan, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, William H. Meyers, Wyatt Thompson, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox, Abner W. Womack

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2008 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. The outlook uses a macroeconomic forecast developed by Global Insight.


Fapri 2007 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox Jan 2007

Fapri 2007 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2007 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. The outlook uses a macroeconomic forecast developed by Global Insight.


Regulation And Freedom In Global Business Education, Stefano Harney, Cliff Oswick Mar 2006

Regulation And Freedom In Global Business Education, Stefano Harney, Cliff Oswick

Research Collection Lee Kong Chian School Of Business

Purpose: This paper seeks to confront the orthodoxy of global business education with some insights from postcolonial theory in order to develop a new critical pedagogy adequate for a global sociology of management and accounting. Design/methodology/approach: Reviewing the state of play in postcolonial theory and noting the new politicisation in that field, the paper asks what relevance this politicisation might have for an alternative to orthodox global business education. Findings: The paper finds that the texts available to postcolonial theory present a wealth beyond the regulation of colonial and neo‐colonial regimes and in contrast critical management studies ...


Fapri 2006 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse Jan 2006

Fapri 2006 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Simla Tokgoz, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Eric Wailes, Ed Chavez, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2006 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade under average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. Despite continued high energy prices, world economic growth is expected to remain strong in the coming decade, above 3% per annum. Other major drivers of the 2006 baseline include new bio-energy policies in several large countries, EU sugar policy reform, sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) shocks in livestock and poultry markets, and movements in the exchange rate.


Fapri 2005 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Simla Tokgoz, Eric Wailes, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox Jan 2005

Fapri 2005 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Simla Tokgoz, Eric Wailes, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff, Lori Wilcox

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2005 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents final projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade. The projections assume average weather patterns, existing farm policy, and policy commitments under current trade agreements and custom unions. Major drivers of the 2005 baseline include continuing strong economic growth worldwide, recovery from past weather shocks in key producing countries, recent SPS shocks, and the U.S. dollar’s weakness in industrialized countries and its strength in Latin America.


Fapri 2004 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Simla Tokgoz, Ed Chavez, Eric Wailes, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff Jan 2004

Fapri 2004 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, John C. Beghin, Fengxia Dong, Amani E. Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Simla Tokgoz, Ed Chavez, Eric Wailes, Abner W. Womack, William H. Meyers, Julian Binfield, D. Scott Brown, John Kruse, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Patrick C. Westhoff

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2004 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents final projections of world agricultural production, consumption, and trade. Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) projections assume average weather patterns worldwide, existing policy, policy commitments under current trade agreements, and new policy changes such as the enlargement of the European Union and Common Agricultural Policy reforms. FAPRI projections do not include conjectures on potential policy changes. The major macroeconomic drivers of the 2004 FAPRI baseline are the continuing solid economic growth worldwide, and currency movements against the U.S. dollar.


Fapri 2003 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Holger Matthey, Murat Isik, Simla Tokgoz, Amani E. Elobeid, Chad Hart, Alexander E. Saak, Frank Fuller, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, D. Scott Brown, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse, Julian Binfield Jan 2003

Fapri 2003 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Holger Matthey, Murat Isik, Simla Tokgoz, Amani E. Elobeid, Chad Hart, Alexander E. Saak, Frank Fuller, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, D. Scott Brown, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse, Julian Binfield

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2003 World Agriculture Outlook presents final projections of FAPRI's agricultural outlook on world agricultural production, consumption, and trade. FAPRI projections assume average weather patterns worldwide, existing policy, policy commitments under current trade agreements, and recent policy changes such as the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002. FAPRI projections do not include conjectures on potential policy changes such as the various proposals under consideration in the WTO Doha Round negotiations. The major macroeconomic drivers of the 2003 FAPRI baseline are the deepening crisis in Latin America,; full economic recovery in many countries in the next two ...


Globalization, Inequality, And The Rich Countries Of The G-20: Evidence From The Luxembourg Income Study (Lis), Timothy M. Smeeding Jan 2002

Globalization, Inequality, And The Rich Countries Of The G-20: Evidence From The Luxembourg Income Study (Lis), Timothy M. Smeeding

Center for Policy Research

The purpose of this study is to summarize and comment upon what we know about the determinants of both the level and trend in economic inequality over the past two decades, and to relate these findings to the progress of globalization in these nations. While the fruits of economic progress in rich nations have not been equally spread, we argue that most citizens enrich Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) nations have benefited from the trend toward global economic progress. We begin with a summary of the differences in overall economic inequality within the G-20 nations based on LIS ...


Fapri 2002 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Stéphane De Cara, Amani E. Elobeid, Cheng Fang, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Murat Isik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse, Julian Binfield Jan 2002

Fapri 2002 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Stéphane De Cara, Amani E. Elobeid, Cheng Fang, Frank Fuller, Chad Hart, Murat Isik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse, Julian Binfield

FAPRI Staff Reports

The FAPRI 2002 World Agricultural Outlook presents final projections of FAPRI’s agricultural outlook on world agricultural production, consumption, and trade. FAPRI projections assume average weather patterns worldwide, existing policy, policy commitments under current trade agreements, and recent policy changes such as the accession of China and Taiwan to the WTO. FAPRI projections do not include conjectures on potential policy changes. The major macroeconomic drivers of the 2002 FAPRI baseline are the deepening crisis in Argentina, the U.S. dollar’s continuing strength relative to most other currencies, and the progressive recovery of economic activities in most OECD countries over ...


Geography, Industrial Organization, And Agglomeration Heteroskedasticity Models With Estimates Of The Variances Of Foreign Exchange Rates, Chihwa Kao Jan 2001

Geography, Industrial Organization, And Agglomeration Heteroskedasticity Models With Estimates Of The Variances Of Foreign Exchange Rates, Chihwa Kao

Center for Policy Research

This paper proposes a robust estimation procedure, the bounded influence estimate (BIS), which is robust against departure from the conditional normality of the autoregressive conditional heteroskedasticity (ARCH) models to describe the behavior of exchange rates. First, the BIE identifies the additive outliers (AO, e.g., Fox 1972) caused by abnormal information arrivals which may be triggered by changes in domestic policies and international shocks. Identification of outliers allows us to analyze the major economic and political factors that contribute directly to the dramatic changes in exchange rates. Second, the performance of the BIE is compared with the maximum likelihood estimate ...


Fapri 2001 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Frank Fuller, Samarendu Mohanty, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Philip Kaus, Cheng Fang, Holger Matthey, Stéphane De Cara, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse Jan 2001

Fapri 2001 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Frank Fuller, Samarendu Mohanty, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Philip Kaus, Cheng Fang, Holger Matthey, Stéphane De Cara, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse

FAPRI Staff Reports

The Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) prepares a preliminary agricultural outlook on world agricultural production, consumption, and trade every fall. This is followed by an outside review, re-evaluation of projections, and completion of the final baseline. The FAPRI 2001 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook presents these final projections for domestic and world agricultural markets.


Microdata Panel Data And Public Policy: National And Cross-National Perspectives, Richard V. Burkhauser Jan 2000

Microdata Panel Data And Public Policy: National And Cross-National Perspectives, Richard V. Burkhauser

Center for Policy Research

This paper focuses on the movement of data-based social policy analysis from a single-country cross-section frame to a multi-country panel frame. It provides examples of policy insights this movement to panel data has permitted, both with respect to economic well-being and behavior--using data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID), the British Household Panel Study (BHPS), the German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP), and the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). It also suggests fruitful areas for future panel data-based policy research.


Fapri 2000 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Samarendu Mohanty, Frank Fuller, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Philip Kaus, Cheng Fang, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Gregg Suhler, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse Jan 2000

Fapri 2000 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Samarendu Mohanty, Frank Fuller, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Philip Kaus, Cheng Fang, Chad Hart, Karen Kovarik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Gregg Suhler, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, John Kruse

FAPRI Staff Reports

The Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) prepares a preliminary agricultural outlook on world agricultural production, consumption, and trade every fall. This is followed by an outside review, re-evaluation of projections, and completion of the final baseline in January. The FAPRI 2000 World Agricultural Outlook presents these final projections for world agricultural markets. A companion volume, the FAPRI 2000 U.S. Agricultural Outlook, presents the U.S. component of the baseline.


Fapri 1999 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Samarendu Mohanty, Frank Fuller, Sudhir Chaudhary, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Karen Kovarik, Chad Hart, Cheng Fang, Philip Kaus, Manta Naik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Gregg Suhler, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Wyatt Thompson, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Russell C. Mills, Peter T. Zimmel, Vernon Lansford, John Kruse Jan 1999

Fapri 1999 World Agricultural Outlook, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Samarendu Mohanty, Frank Fuller, Sudhir Chaudhary, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Karen Kovarik, Chad Hart, Cheng Fang, Philip Kaus, Manta Naik, Abner W. Womack, Robert E. Young Ii, Gregg Suhler, Patrick C. Westhoff, Joe Trujillo, D. Scott Brown, Gary M. Adams, Brian Willott, Wyatt Thompson, Daniel Madison, Seth Meyer, Russell C. Mills, Peter T. Zimmel, Vernon Lansford, John Kruse

FAPRI Staff Reports

The Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) prepares baseline projections each year for the U.S. agricultural sector and international commodity markets. FAPRI projections assume average weather patterns worldwide, existing policy and policy commitments under existing trade agreements, but do not make conjectures on likely reforms such as the European Union’s (EU) “Agenda 2000” or the forthcoming round of the World Trade Organization (WTO).


Competition Law And International Relations, David P. Fidler Jan 1992

Competition Law And International Relations, David P. Fidler

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Colloquium On Certain Legal Aspects Of Inter-American Cooperation, A. A. Fatouros Jan 1975

Colloquium On Certain Legal Aspects Of Inter-American Cooperation, A. A. Fatouros

Articles by Maurer Faculty

On the occasion of the 1974 session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States held in Atlanta, Georgia, it appeared appropriate to organize a colloquium at which concerned jurists from the various parts of the Americas could exchange viewpoints on subjects of immediate and urgent concern. The Colloquium was held on April 20, 1974, at the University of Georgia Law School and was presented in cooperation with the Georgia Society of International Law and the American Society of International Law.