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Media Citations

Citation of my Research on Trade

  • The 21st Century Business Herald, July 14, 2008, "A shock absorber for the Chinese economy: a controlled but bolder augmentation of exchange rate flexibility", Shang-Jin Wei. (Full article)
  • St. Petersburg Times, April 17, 2005, "Biz bits", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The Economic Times, February 5, 2005, "US job loss: IMF gives clean chit to BPO biz", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Hindustan Times, January 15, 2005, "Outsourcing to India didn't cause British job loss", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The Independent, January 13, 2005, "Outsourcing UK jobs has not harmed economy", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Agence France Presse, December 5, 2004, "Developed nations need not fear outsourcing: IMF", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The Press Trust of India Limited, December 3, 2004, "India-bashing on outsourcing totally unjustified: IMF", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The Boston Globe, November 17, 2004, "Offshoring Accelerating: US study puts number of jobs sent overseas in 2004 at 406,000, double the estimates", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The New York Sun, October 13, 2004, "Productivity Is Overtaking Outsourcing", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Business and Finance Daily News Service, October 8, 2004, "Outsourcing fears overdone - report", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Reuters News, October 8, 2004, "Job fears from outsourcing not backed by data-NBER", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Bangkok Post, June 22, 2004, "Bangkok Post, Thailand, Guest Column", Mary Amiti and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • South China Morning Post, Hong Kong, June 11, 2004, "Embrace free trade in services," Raghuram Rajan and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • The Business Times, Singapore, June 8, 2004, "The non-threat that is outsourcing", Raghuram Rajan and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Business World, November 11, 2003, "WTO efforts push up global imports by as much as 68%", by Norman P. Aquino, citing the study by Subramanian and Wei, NBER WP.
  • South China Morning Post, September 9, 2003, "How to get the most from world trade", by Arvind Subramanian and Shang-Jin Wei.
  • Chicago Tribune, March 24, 2002, "Does free trade breed poverty?" by Steve Chapman
  • Economist, September 16, 1995, "The Right Direction?" (Referencing to the paper by Jeffrey Frankel, Ernesto Stein, and Shang-Jin Wei on regional trade blocs).
  • Voice of America Interview (China Branch) on APEC by Luo Lan, 1995.
  • Business Week, January 10, 1994, p23. "Is the East Asian Trade Bloc Merely a Paper Tiger?" by Gene Koretz.

Citation of my Research on International Finance and Exchange Rate

  • Financial Times, August 21, 2006, "THE AMERICAS AND INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY: IMF economists shift debate over capital controls" , by Krishna Guha.
  • Reuters News, May 18, 2004, "Analysis-Yuan to rival yen in global currency league" , by Natsuko Waki.
  • The Straits Times, Singapore, April 24, 2004, "India set to win larger slice of investment pie", by Pranay Gupte.
  • Financial Times, September 2, 2003, "The emerging truth of going global", by Eswar Prasad and Kenneth Rogoff.
  • Business World, May 13, 2003, "Yellow Pad - Financial integration revisited." By Filomeno S. Sta.Ana III.
  • The Sydney Morning Herald, March 29, 2003, p74, "IMF big enough to admit a capital offence."
  • Reuters newswire, March 18, 2003, "IMF: no clear proof globalization helps the poor."
  • Financial Times, March 18, 2003, p6, "IMF warns on financial globalisation."
  • Business Week, January 12, 1998, p32, "Risky Trading in Currencies," by Gene Koretz (Reporting Shang-Jin Wei and Jungshik Kim, "Large Players in the Foreign Exchange Market: Do They Trade on Information or Noise?" NBER WP6256, November 1997).

Citation of my Research on Corruption and Governance

  • Australian Financial Review, Dec 11, 2004, "Lies & Statistics", by Greg Price.
  • Straits Times, April 24, 2004, "India set to win larger slice of investment pie", by Pranay Gupte.
  • Portuguese News Digest, Oct 24, 2003, "Brazil Fails To Receive Half of Potential Foreign Investments due to Corruption".
  • Indian Business Insight, June 18, 2003, "Insider trading relatively high in India (China, Russia, Venezuela and Mexico)".
  • The Economist, May 3, 2003, "Shipbuilding - Shipbuilding."
  • Dow Jones International News, November 13, 2002 "Investors Tend To Avoid More Opaque Markets: IMF Study" by Alan Yonan Jr.
  • Financial Times, October 17, 2000, "Investors See Corruption as a Barrier," by Alan Beattie. A write-up of my research paper with Beata Smarzynska, "Corruption and Composition of Foreign Direct Investment: Firm-level Evidence." NBER Working Paper 7969.
  • Economist, September 9, 2000, "Closed Borders and Open Palms." A one-page write-up in the "Finance and Economics" section of my paper, "Natural Openness and Good Government." NBER working paper7765.
  • Financial Times, May 30, 2000, "Dealing with an Eruption of Corruption," by Philip M. Nichols, in the special section, "Mastering Risk."
  • Economist, January 16, 1999, "A Global War Against Bribery."
  • Time magazine, June 22, 1998, Vol. 151 No.25, "A World War on Bribery," by James Walsh.
  • Financial Times, June 23, 1997, Economics Notebook, "Clear Thinking on Corruption" by Stephanie Flanders. [Also available on the Financial Times' web page.]
  • U.S. News and World Report, December 22, 1997, "Bye-bye to Bribes: The Industrial World Takes Aim at Official Corruption,' by Thomas Omestad.
  • The Asian Wall Street Journal, Thursday, June 26, 1997, "World Bank Issues Warnings Over Dilution on State Role," by G. Pierre Goad.
  • (The London) Times, Friday, August 1, 1997, p10, "Britain Moves Higher in Bribery League."
  • Economist, August 2, 1997, p52, "Who Will Listen to Mr. Clean?"
  • Chicago Tribune, September 9, 1997, p12, "Panel: Corruption Stunts Progress, Bribe-taking Culture Traps Many in Poverty."
  • Business Week, December 8, 1997, p30, "The High Cost of Corruption: It's a 'Tax' on Foreign Investment," by Gene Koretz.
  • The St. Petersburg Times, August 11-17, 1997 (AS, APT), "Corruption Study Says Russia Among Worst."
  • Voice of America interview by Robert Li for the Chinese program "China Today," (a live program with a call-in segment), August 26, 1997.
  • Voice of America interview by Linda Cashdan for the English Service program, December 11, 1997.
  • Voice of America interview by Luo Si, for the Chinese language program, "Economic Outlook," December 16, 1997.