American Economic Review

Vol. 90 No. 2 May 2000

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Richard T. Ely Lecture
The Near Crash of 1998


by Simon Johnson, Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, and Andrei Shleifer
(pp. 22-27)
Restructuring the International Financial System
Macroeconomic Stabilization and Exchange-Rate Regimes: Alternative Scenarios
Macroeconomics of Emerging Markets
Teaching Macroeconomic Principles
Inflation Targeting
The Role of Microeconomic Heterogeneity in Macroeconomics
Political Economy, Governance, and Development
Empirical Testing of Trade Theories
Industry-Level Productivity and Competitiveness Between Canada and the United States
Economic Policy Issues Regarding Microsoft
Executive Compensation
The NBER/Sloan Project on Industrial Technology and Productivity: Incorporating Learning from Plant Visits and Interviews into Economic Research
The Economics of Waste
Getting the 21st-Century GDP Right
Taxing the Rich
How Well Are We and the Government Planning for the Future?
Cross-National Comparisons of Racial and Ethnic Economic Inequality
Economic Well-Being of African-Americans
New Issues in Immigration
Policy Effects on Family Structure and Fertility
Child Outcomes in Africa
Unresolved Issues in Personnel Economics
Preferences, Behavior, and Welfare
Women's Labor-Market Gains in the 1980's and Future Prospects
Women and Economics: Education and Impact