2008 Philippines Workshop: Titles

WORKSHOP ON INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
MARCH 9–14, 2008
LOS BAÑOS, PHILIPPINES

TITLES

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Excessive Presidential Discretion in Economic Policymaking:
The Case of the Philippines' Ninoy Aquino International Airport 3

Julio Santiago AMADOR III
Foreign Service Institute, Philippines



Institutional Arrangement in the Management of Solid Waste:
The Metro Manila, Philippines Experience

Arlen A. ANCHETA
University of Santo Tomas, Philippines



The Determinants of Net Interest Margin: A Political Economy View

Marijana BADJUN
Institute of Public Finance, Croatia



An Explanation of the Philippine Growth Experience
with an Institutional Flavor

Edsel L. BEJA, Jr.
Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines



Institutional Structure in Corporate Agriculture

Niti BHUTANI
Delhi University, India and University of Maryland, USA



Institutions and Casinos on American Indian Reservations:
An Empirical Investigation into the Location of Indian Casinos

J. Anthony COOKSON
Montana State University, USA



A Co-evolutionary Model of Growth

Desiree DESIERTO
University of the Philippines, Philippines



Does Government Spending Reflect Voter Preferences?

Justine DIOKNO-SICAT
University of the Philippines, Philippines



Do Improvement in School Institutions Improve Educational Outcomes?

Geoffrey M. DUCANES
University of the Philippines, Philippines



Foreign Direct Investment in Zimbabwe:
Do Legal Property Rights Play a Role?

Farayi GWENHAMO
University of Cape Town, South Africa



The Link Between Credit Markets and Self-Employment Choice
Among Households in Rural China

Linghui HAN, Research Institute for Fiscal Science, Ministry of Finance,
P.R. China
Denise Hare, Reed College, USA



What is the Original Source of China's Economic Growth?
An Empirical Study of China's Textile Sector

Zhe HE and Linyan Sun
Xi'an Jiaotong University, China



The Effects of Training and Extension on Insecticide Use
in Philippine Rice Production

Nelissa JAMORA, International Rice Research Institute, Philippines
David Dawe, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Italy



Bargaining Solutions to Water Resource Management
in Metropolitan Cebu, Philippines

Francisco M. LARGO
University of San Carlos, Philippines



Mainland Chinese Buy Bare Flats, Hong Kong Chinese Buy
Furnished Flats. Why?

Rita LI
University of Hong Kong, China



Does Public Policing Deter Violations of Water Pollution Standards?
Evidence from Central Visayas, Philippines

Lourdes O. MONTENEGRO
University of San Carlos, Philippines



Do 10 Years in Jail Reduce Corruption?
A Natural Experiment from Former Czechoslovakia

Tomáš OTÁHAL
Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno, Czech Republic



Do International Customs Agreements Lead to Better Trade Facilitation?

Ruby Ann PIMENTEL-PRENIO
University of the Philippines, Philippines



An Experimental Investigation of Self-Regulatory Mechanisms
and Auditor Liability Regimes

Andrew Adrian Yu PUA
De La Salle University, Philippines



Institutional Compatibility and Foreign Direct Investments

Rommel Flores RABANAL
University of the Philippines, Philippines



Are Local Political Clans Inherently Bad for Local Growth and Development?
A Principal-Agent Model of Philippine Local Political Relationships

Nico M. RAVANILLA
University of the Philippines



Minority Size and Voter Competence:
Some Notes on the Two-Party Condorcet Jury Framework

Emmanuel A. SAN ANDRES
University of the Philippines, Philippines



Toward a Public Index Linking Judicial System Performance
with Social and Economic Development

Rodrigo do Nascimento SANTOS
National Institute for Judiciary Quality, Brazil



Yield and Optimal Input Application with Endogenous Adoption
of Hybrid Rice among Filipino Farmers

Harold Glenn A. VALERA
Bureau of Agricultural Statistics, Philippines



Institutional Analysis of Rural Land Markets to Support Sustainable Livelihoods

Ha Thuc VIEN
Nong Lam University, Vietnam



On a Special Kind of Transfer Mode of SOE's Property Rights in China
with the Constraint of Non-Price Objectives

Guangqin XIONG
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China