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  • Efficient remittance services for development in the Pacific

    Gibson, John; Boe-Gibson, Geua; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga; McKenzie, David (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, 2007)
    Capital inflows to the Pacific islands from aid, foreign investment and remittances are an important source of development finance. Remittances are the fastest growing; they now total US$ 400 million per year and can be ...
  • Time to vote?

    Gibson, John; Kim, Bonggeun; Stillman, Steven; Boe-Gibson, Geua (Springer, 2012)
    Despite the centrality of voting costs to the paradox of voting, little effort has been made to measure these costs accurately, outside of a few spatially limited case studies. In this paper, we apply Geographic Information ...
  • Which households are most distant from health centers in rural China? Evidence from a GIS network analysis

    Gibson, John; Deng, Xiangzheng; Boe-Gibson, Geua; Rozelle, Scott; Huang, Jikun (2008-12)
    In this paper we have two objectives - one empirical; one methodological. Although China’s leaders are beginning to pay attention to health care in rural China, there are still concerns about access to health services. To ...