Volume 48, Number 4, Fall 2014

Table of Contents

Appreciations

p. i
|

A Study of the Relation between Inflation and Exchange Rates in the Fiji Islands: A Cointegration and Vector Error Correction Approach

pp. 1-20
|

The Impact of MENA Conflicts (The Arab Spring) on Global Financial Markets

pp. 21-40
|

Interantional Property Rights: The Role of Diversity

pp. 41-55
|

The Welfare Gain from Eliminating Coffee Price Volatility: The Case of Indian Coffee Producers

pp. 57-72
|

Financial Intermediation and Stock Market Volatility in a Small Bank-Dominated Economy

pp. 73-95
|

The Effect of Gender and Nationality on Service Quality in Malaysian Higher Education

pp. 97-118
|

Income Inequality, Fiscal Redistribution, and Governmental Corruption: Evidence from Chinese Provincial Data

pp. 119-137
|

Energy Consumption, Economic Growth and Financial Development: Exploring the Empirical Linkages for India

pp. 139-159
|

The Origin of Bias in Sovereign Credit Ratings: Reconciling Agency Views with Institutional Quality

pp. 161-188
|

Electricity Consumption, Exports, and Economic Growth in the Democratic Republic of Congo: An ARDL-Bounds Testing Approach

pp. 189-207
|

Empirical Econometric Analysis of Relationship between Fiscal-Monetary Policies and Output on SAARC Countries

pp. 209-224
|

Interactions among Poverty, Access to Modern Energy Sources, and Gender in Nigeria

pp. 225-241
|

Global Financial Crisis and Contagion: Evidence for the ‘BRIC’ Economies*

pp. 243-264
|

How Many Currencies in SAARC Countries?: A Multivariate Structural VAR Approach

pp. 265-286
|

Political Economy of Suicide: Financial Reforms, Credit Crunches and Farmer Suicides in India

pp. 287-307
|

Does Government Employment Crowd out Private Sector Employment in SIDS?: The Case of Barbados

pp. 309-326
|

A Study of Drivers, Impact, and Pattern of Foreign Direct Investment in India

pp. 327-348
|

Heterogeneous Panel Causality between Exports and Growth in COMESA Countries

pp. 349-361
|

An Analysis of the Tax Revenue Components in Sub-Sahara Africa

pp. 363-379
|

Is There a Trade-off between Financial Performance and Outreach in South Asian Microfinance Institutions?

pp. 381-402
|