Economic growth, competitiveness, poverty

 

John W McArthur and Gordon C McCord. forthcoming. “Fertilizing growth: Agricultural inputs and their effects in international development.” Journal of Development Economics. 

Homi Kharas and John W McArthur. 2016. “Can globalization be rescued from itself? The Global Goals as a path to sustainability” In 11 Global Debates. Brookings Institution. October.

John W McArthur. 2016. “How to end worldwide poverty by 2030.” GOOD Magazine. Issue 37 (summer).

John W McArthur. 2015. “Tackle these three issues and extreme poverty will be history.” Huffington Post. 1 September.

John W McArthur. 2015. “Agriculture’s role in ending extreme poverty.” In The Last Mile in Ending Extreme Poverty. (edited by Laurence Chandy, Hiroshi Kato and Homi Kharas). Washington, DC: Brookings Press. pp. 175-218.

John W McArthur. 2015. “Taking Stock of Africa’s Green (Shoot) Revolution.” In Africa at a Fork in the Road: Taking Off or Disappointment Once Again. (edited by Ernesto Zedillo, Olivier Cattaneo and Haynie Wheeler). Yale University Center for the Study of Globalization (eBook). pp. 449-471.

John W McArthur and Gordon C McCord. 2014. “Fertilizing Growth: Agricultural Inputs and their Effects in Economic Development.”  Brookings Institution. Global Economy and Development Working Paper 77. September.

Related blog: John W McArthur and Gordon C McCord. 2014. “New Evidence on Fertilizer, Agricultural Yields, and Structural Change.” Brookings UpFront. 28 October.

John W McArthur. 2013. “Asia’s local leaders could play key role in global accountability.” South China Morning Post. 12 August.

John W McArthur. 2013. “Redefining Accountability Abroad.” Ottawa Citizen. 21 July.

John W McArthur and Jeffrey D Sachs. 2013. “A General Equilibrium Model for Analyzing African Rural Subsistence Economies and an African Green Revolution.”  Brookings Institution. Africa Growth Initiative Working Paper 12. June.

John W McArthur. 2013. “Good Things Grow in Scaled Packages: Africa’s Agricultural Challenge in Historical Context.” Brookings Institution Africa Growth Initiative: Working Paper 11. May.

John W McArthur. 2012. “From Physical BRICS to Digital CHIIPs.” Brookings Institution (online). July 2.

John W McArthur. 2012. “Asia is Crucial to Ending Poverty.” Bangkok Post. May 28.

John W McArthur and Dennis Snower. “Creating Employment, Eradicating Poverty and Improving Social Welfare.” 2010. In Everybody’s Business: Strengthening International Cooperation in a More Interdependent World.  Report of the World Economic Forum’s Global Redesign Initiative. Geneva, Switzerland: World Economic Forum, pp. 211-276.

Jeffrey D Sachs, John W McArthur, Guido Schmidt-Traub, Margaret Kruk, Chandrika Bahadur, Michael Faye, and Gordon McCord. 2004. “Ending Africa’s Poverty Trap.” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity.  Vol. 1, pp. 117-240.

Jeffrey D Sachs, John W McArthur, Guido Schmidt-Traub, Margaret Kruk, Chandrika Bahadur, Michael Faye, and Gordon McCord. 2004. “Millennium Development Goals Needs Assessments for Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda.” UN Millennium Project Working Paper. September 2004. (Background paper to: Sachs, Jeffrey D, John W McArthur, Guido Schmidt-Traub, Margaret Kruk, Chandrika Bahadur, Michael Faye and Gordon McCord. 2004. “Ending Africa’s Poverty Trap.” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity. 1: 117-216.)

Michael Faye, John W McArthur, Jeffrey D Sachs, and Thomas Snow.  2004. “The Challenges Facing Landlocked Developing Economies.” Journal of Human Development. Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 31-68

John W McArthur and Francis Teal. 2002. “Corruption and Firm Performance in Africa.” Oxford Center for the Study of African Economies Working Paper #2002-10. December 2002. (Also available as Working Paper 7, Columbia University Center for the Study of Globalization and Sustainable Development, January 2004.)

Jeffrey D Sachs and John W McArthur. 2002. “Technological Advance and Long-Term Economic Growth in Asia.” In Technology and the New Economy (edited by Chong-En Bai and Chi-Wa Yuen). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, pp. 157-185.

John W McArthur, Jeffrey D Sachs, and Joaquin Vial. “Latin American Prospects in the New Scenario for the World Economy.” In The Latin American Competitiveness Report 2001-2002 (edited by Joaquin Vial et al.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 164-168.

Michael E Porter, Jeffrey D Sachs, Klaus Schwab, Peter C Cornelius, and John W McArthur (editors). 2001. The Global Competitiveness Report 2001-2002. New York: Oxford University Press.

John W McArthur and Jeffrey D Sachs. 2001. “The Growth Competitiveness Index: Measuring Technological Advancement and the Stages of Development.” In The Global Competitiveness Report 2001-2002 (edited by Michael E Porter et al.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 28-51.

Michael E Porter, Jeffrey D Sachs, and John W McArthur. 2001. “Executive Summary: Competitiveness and Stages of Economic Development.” In The Global Competitiveness Report 2001-2002 (edited by Michael E Porter et al.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 16-25.

Peter C Cornelius, John W McArthur, Michael E Porter, Jeffrey D Sachs, and Klaus Schwab. 2001. “Introduction: Slowdown and Uncertainty – International Economic Networks in the Wake of September 11, 2001.” In The Global Competitiveness Report 2001-2002 (edited by Michael E Porter et al.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 8-13.

Peter C Cornelius and John W McArthur. 2001. “The Executive Opinion Survey.” In The Global Competitiveness Report 2001-2002 (edited by Michael E Porter et al.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 166-177.

John W McArthur and Jeffrey D Sachs. 2001. “Institutions and Geography: Comment on Acemoglu, Johnson and Robinson (2000).” NBER Working Paper #8114. February 2001.