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Market economy status for China after 2016?
LUMS economist Dr Maurizio Zanardi was an expert speaker at a meeting of the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade, which took place on 28 January. Dr Zanardi discussed the economic implications of granting market economy status to China.
Financial Literacy as an Explanatory Factor in Economic BehaviourWednesday 10 February 2016, 16:00
Immigration to the U.S.: A problem for the Republicans or the DemocratsWednesday 17 February 2016, 16:00
Is robust inference with OLS sensible in time series regressions? Investigating bias and MSE trade off with alternative GLS and full system VAR approachesWednesday 02 March 2016, 15:30