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  • Karacaovali, Baybars and Chrysostomos Tabakis, “Wage Inequality Dynamics and Trade Exposure in South Korea,” Journal of Asian Economics, forthcoming. [WP Full Text]
  • Greaney, Theresa and Baybars Karacaovali, “Trade, Growth and Economic Inequality in the Asia-Pacific Region,” Journal of Asian Economics, forthcoming.
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Trade-Diverting Free Trade Agreements, External Tariffs, and Feasibility,” Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 25(1): 1-22, (lead article), 2016. [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Varying Political Economy Weights of Protection: The Case of Colombia,” Economics & Politics, 27(2): 290-312, 2015. [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Productivity Matters for Trade Policy: Theory and Evidence,” International Economic Review, 52(1): 33-62, 2011. [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars and Nuno Limao, “The Clash of Liberalizations: Preferential vs. Multilateral Trade Liberalization in the European Union,” Journal of International Economics, 74(2): 299-327, 2008. [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Determinants of Contagious Currency and Financial Crises: The Case of Asia 1997,” Bogazici Journal, 14(1): 77-89, 2000. [Abstract]
  • Bown, Chad P., Baybars Karacaovali, and Patricia Tovar, “What Do We Know About Preferential Trade Agreements and Temporary Trade Barriers?” in Andreas Dür and Manfred Elsig (eds.), Trade Cooperation: The Purpose, Design and Effects of Preferential Trade Agreements, (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press), 433-462, 2015. [eBook] | [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Turkey: Temporary Trade Barriers as Resistance to Trade Liberalisation with the European Union?” in Chad P. Bown (ed.), The Great Recession and Import Protection: The Role of Temporary Trade Barriers, (London, UK: Centre for Economic Policy Research and the World Bank), 367-410, 2011. [WP Full Text]
  • Demirguc-Kunt, Asli, Edward J. Kane, Baybars Karacaovali, and Luc Laeven, "Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database,” in Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Edward J. Kane and Luc Laeven (eds.), Deposit Insurance around the World: Issues of Design and Implementation, (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press), 363-382, 2008. [WP Full Text] | [Excel Database]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, "Strengthening North Pacific Cooperation - Finance Issues," in Charles E. Morrison and Marcus Noland (eds.), Strengthening North Pacific Cooperation, (Seoul: Korea Institute for International Economic Policy), forthcoming.
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, “Turkey's Resistance to Trade Liberalisation with the EU through Temporary Trade Barriers,” VoxEU.org, September 4, 2011. [Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, "Access to Finance in Turkey,” University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 16-18, September 2016. [WP Full Text]
  • Karacaovali, Baybars, and Deveraux Talagi "International Trade Effects of Trans-Pacific Partnership for the United States and Canada”
  • Bown, Chad P. and Baybars Karacaovali, “The Constraints of Trade Policy Multilaterally and Preferentially: The Case of Turkey”
  • Karacaovali, Baybars and Halis Murat Yildiz, “Trade Expansion: Customs Unions vs. Free Trade Agreements”
  • Greaney, Theresa and Baybars Karacaovali (Co-Principal Investigators), "Trade, Growth and Economic Inequality in the Asia-Pacific Region," The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership grant for $76,159; co-sponsorship totaling approximately $10,500 from Keio Economic Observatory and Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology - Japan (MEXT) Supported Program for the Strategic Research Foundation at Private Universities (with Kozo Kiyota, Keio University); and co-sponsorship totaling approximately $6,500 from Center for Japanese Studies, Department of Economics, and College of Social Sciences at University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2015-2016.

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