International Journal of Development Issues: Volume 7 Issue 1


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Macroeconomics of structural adjustment and public finances in developing countries: A heterodox perspective

Deepak Nayyar

This essay aims to analyze the process of structural adjustment in developing countries. Its focus is on macroeconomic stabilization in the short‐term, but the analysis is…

The synchronization of business cycles in CARICOM: Is there a case for a Caribbean Monetary Union?

Carlton Augustine

This paper aims to assess the feasibility of the proposed Caribbean Monetary Union (CMU) by examining the synchronization of business cycles within CARICOM. According to…

The SPDC and sustainable development in the Niger Delta

Ibaba Samuel Ibaba

This paper aims to examine the place of the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in the sustainable development of the Niger Delta.

The impacts of the stock price and country risk on the exchange rate in Singapore

Yu Hsing

The purpose of this paper is to examine movements of the Singapore dollar exchange rate against the US dollar.

Developing countries and fertility: role of agricultural technology

Sharmistha Self

The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of agricultural technology on fertility rates in developing countries.

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