Oct 2007
Author(s): Masci, Pietro; Tejerina, Luis; Webb, Ian
This paper provides an initial glimpse into the performance of the insurance industry in the region through the use of a broad diagnostic survey. It also provides some descriptive statistics based on…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Bebczuk, Ricardo N.; da Silva, André L. Carvalhal; Chong, Alberto E.; Cruces, Juan José; Garay, Urbi; González, Maximiliano; Gutiérrez, Luis H.; Kawamura, Enrique; Leal, Ricardo P. C.; Lefort, Fernando; López-de-Silanes, Florencio; Pombo, Carlos; Walker, Eduardo
'Investor Protection and Corporate Governance' analyzes the impact of corporate governance on firm performance and valuation. Using unique datasets gathered at the firm-level--the first…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Goldstein Rossotto, Karen; Peterson, Robert J.; Masci, Pietro; Giorgio, Luis Alberto; García, Valeriano F.; West, Derek; Lee, Ruben; Agatiello, Osvaldo R.; Hook, Andrew; Dowers, Kenroy; Sotomayor, Ivan; Gomez-Acebo, Felipe; Corcoran, Andrea M.; Chandler-Crichlow, Catherine; Lubrano, Mike; Kuserk, Gregory J.; Wittich, Georg; Korcsmaros, Kinga; Aggarwal, Reena; Wuertz, Karen K.; Takacs, Hannes; Vives, Antonio; Karmel, Roberta S.; Hobson, Ronald B.; Tafara, Ethiopis; del Valle, Clemente
This book analyzes the status of the markets in Latin America and identifies the technical, political, and financial challenges to building vibrant capital markets and increasing the efficiency…