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Créances comptables à court terme sur la Confédération suisse: Résultats de l'émission
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

 

Money market debt register claims of the Swiss Confederation: Results
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

 

Geldmarkt-Buchforderungen der Schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft: Zeichnungsergebnisse
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

 

La Suisse contribue à l'amélioration des conditions de travail dans l‘industrie textile
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

La publication d'une analyse d'impact indépendante menée par des chercheurs de l'Université de Tufts prouve que de meilleures conditions de travail dans l'industrie du vêtement améliorent les conditions de vie des travailleurs et rendent le...

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27 September Resistance to the regulation of common resources in rural Tunisia

We examine the effect of the introduction of uniform water-charging for aquifer management and provide evidence using a survey-based choice experiment of agricultural water users in rural Tunisia. Theoretically, we show that the implementation of the proposed second-best regulation would result both in efficiency gains and in distributional effects in favour of small landholders. Empirically, we...

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Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

27 September The principle of common concern and climate change

Effective policies combating global warming and incentivising reduction of greenhouse gases face fundamental collective action problems. States defending short term interests avoid international commitments and seek to benefit from measures combating global warming taken elsewhere. The paper explores the potential of Common Concern as an emerging principle of international law, in particular...

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(2014) - English

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University of Zürich - Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and IT

27 September A surplus of ambition: can Europe rely on large primary surpluses to solve its debt problem?

IMF forecasts and the EU's Fiscal Compact foresee Europe's heavily indebted countries running primary budget surpluses of as much as 5 percent of GDP for as long as 10 years in order to maintain debt sustainability and bring their debt/GDP ratios down to the Compact's 60 percent target. We show that primary surpluses this large and persistent are rare. In an extensive sample of high- and...

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(2014) - English

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Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

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