Oct 2017
Author(s): Ardanaz, Martín; Izquierdo, Alejandro
This paper studies the cyclical properties of two key expenditure categories (current and public investment spending) during the different phases of the business cycle (good times and bad times).…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Bértola, Luis; Williamson, Jeffrey G.; Sabará, Daniel; Trucco, Federico; Campos, Rosario; Frey, Carl Benedikt; Castells Oliván, Manuel; Saldarriaga, Victor; Chavez, Pamela; Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; D'Elia, Vanesa; Conte Grand, Mariana; Cosbey, Aaron; Crespi, Gustavo; Mohan, Preeya; Chidiak, Martina; Rozemberg, Ricardo; Feres, José Gustavo; Reis, Eustaquio; Bersall, German; Pereira Jr, Amaro O.; Isbell, Paul; Morales Olmos, Virginia; Labraga, Juan; Ferreira Coimbra, Natalia; Tello, Mario D.; Anlló, Guillermo; Bisang, Roberto; McCauley, Raymond; Carciofi, Ricardo; Roth, Alvin; Soler Illia, Galo; Smith, Adrian; Fressoli, Mariano; Taccone, Juan José; Abad, Julieta; Peña, Félix; Azevedo, Roberto; Gayá, Romina; Gutiérrez, Miguel Ángel; Solow, Robert; Pérez, Carlota; Marín, Anabel; Mujica, José; Da Silva, Luiz Inacio; Frei, Eduardo; Beliz, Gustavo; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Moreno Mejía, Luis Alberto
La economía del futuro está entre nosotros. Avances tecnológicos que hasta hace poco parecían objetos sacados de películas de ciencia ficción se usan hoy en la agricultura, en la industria y en los…
Aug 2009
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Funaro, Rita; Inter American Development Bank
This issue of IDEA looks at the most likely scenarios facing Latin America today, including the policy prescriptions and multilateral support programs available to confront the global crisis. Given a…
Aug 2009
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Funaro, Rita; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En esta edición de IDEA se analizan los escenarios más probables que tiene por delante América Latina, junto con recomendaciones de políticas y los programas multilaterales de apoyo disponibles para…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Romero, Randall; Talvi, Ernesto
This paper analyzes the relevance of external factors in average quarterly GDP growth for 1990-2006 in the seven largest Latin American countries (LAC7). Modeling the relationship between LAC7 GDP…
Jun 2004
Author(s): Calvo, Guillermo A.; Izquierdo, Alejandro; Mejía, Luis Fernando
Using a sample of 32 developed and developing countries we analyze the empirical characteristics of Sudden Stops in capital flows and the relevance of balance-sheet effects in the likelihood of their…
Jun 2003
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Morriset, Jacques; Olarreaga, Marcelo
Specific information on trade and financial markets across international borders is costly to acquire. Sellers and buyers rely instead on information obtained from partner behavior in other countries…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Devlin, Robert; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Taylor, Alan M.; Venables, Anthony J.; Adserà, Alícia; Boix, Carles; Laird, Sam; Messerlin, Patrick A.; Torrent, Ramón; Cremona, Marise; Mattli, Walter; Jordana, Jacint; Ramió, Carles; Narula, Rajneesh; Evenett, Simon J.
This book analyzes the role of trade as a central pillar of the structural reform process and a bridge to capturing the dynamic development forces of an increasingly globalized world economy.