May 2007
Author(s): Bobba, Matteo; Powell, Andrew; Della Corte, Giuseppe
Money is used as a store of value, a medium of exchange and a unit of account. Most recent analyses of currency choice in an international setting have focused on the denomination of reservesthe…
Apr 2007
Author(s): Angelelli, Pablo; Moudry, Rebecca; Llisterri, Juan J.
Este estudio presenta un panorama del sector de las MIPYME en la región y las políticas e instituciones que lo fomentan. Con la información que se encuentra disponible se delinean los rasgos…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Ramos, Eva; Villanueva, María Teresa; Peinado-Vara, Estrella
El alivio de la pobreza sigue siendo uno de los mayores problemas a los que se enfrentan los países de América Latina y el Caribe. El crecimiento y la mayor estabilidad macroeconómica de la última…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Bobba, Matteo; Powell, Andrew
The literature on aid effectiveness has focused more on recipient policies than the determinants of aid allocation yet a consistent result is that political allies obtain more aid from donors than…
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…