EDRI Issues Papers

The papers published in this section are broadly aimed at exploring research problems in the area of economic development and setting the stage for further investigation. The issues papers are not peer-reviewed.

Paper 11 - Macroeconomic policies and structural transformation: exchange rate management

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 011-2016 

   Andualem T. Mengistu, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI) 

 

    Firew Bekele, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

Paper 10 - What is the role of national development banks in late industrialisation?

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 010-2016 

   Jonathan Di John, SOAS, University of London

Paper 9 - What are the best avenues to build industrial capacities: FDI or domestically owned enterprises?

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 009-2016 

   Florian Schaefer, SOAS, University of London

 

   Girum Abebe, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

Paper 8 - Effective Industrial Policy: Tariffs, Rents and Capabilities

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 008-2016 

   Mushtaq H. Khan, SOAS, University of London

Paper 7 - How do agricultural policy and agrarian transformations contribute to the success of industrial policy? Conceptual and policy notes

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 007-2016 

   Carlos Oya SOAS, University of London

 

   Mekonnen B. Wakeyo, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

 

   Florian Schaefer, SOAS, University of London

Paper 6 - Strategic pragmatism in production transformation: production capability domains, structural composition and intermediate institutions

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 006-2016 

   Antonio Andreoni, SOA, University of London

Paper 5 - What are the instruments of industrial policy?

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 005-2016 

   Mushtaq H. Khan, SOAS, University of London

 

   Andualem T. Mengistu, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

 

   Berihu Assefa, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

 

   Firew Bekele, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

 

     

Paper 4 - The imperative of competitiveness and the logic of comparative advantage

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 004-2016 

   Carlos Oya, SOAS, University of London

 

   Florian Schaefer, SOAS, University of London

 

   Nicolas Meisel, Agence Française de Développement (AFD)

 

   Firew Bekele, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

 

     

Paper 3 - Rethinking growth strategies in LICs: the need to achieve strategic planning and political stability

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 003-2016 

    Jonathan Di John, SOAS, University of London

 

    Nicolas Meisel, Agence Française de Développement (AFD) 

 

     

Paper 2 - Global constraints: trade and intellectual property regulations applying to LICs; the role and power of TNCs in value chains

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 002-2016 

    Florian Schaefer, SOAS, University of London 

 

     Adiam Hagos, Ethiopian Development Research Institution (EDRI)

 

Paper 1 - Return of Industrial Policy on the African Continent and Drivers of this Revivals

   Issues Papers on Structural Transformation and Industrial Policy No. 001-2016 

   Christopher Cramer, SOAS, University of London 

   Nicolas Meisel, Agence Française de Développement (AFD)