Sep 2000
Author(s): Székely, Miguel; Birdsall, Nancy; Behrman, Jere R.
This paper develops and applies a new approach to the estimation of the impact of economy-wide reforms on wage differentials, using a new high-quality data set on wage differentials by schooling…
Feb 1997
Author(s): Birdsall, Nancy; Londoño, Juan Luis
In light of recent results, the fight against poverty in Latin America has been far from satisfactory. The standard approach of multicultural credit agencies will continue to be limited if it does…
Dec 1996
Author(s): Talvi, Ernesto; Serra, Pablo; Birdsall, Nancy; Pack, Howard; Solimano, Andrés; Stallings, Barbara; Gavin, Michael; Sabot, Richard H.; Lustig, Nora; Petrei, Humberto; Edwards, Sebastián; Hausmann, Ricardo; Jaspersen, Frederick; Cunha, Paulo Vieira da; Thomas, Vinod; Shirley, Mary M.; Page, John; Howard, Eleanor; Pfeffermann, Guy; Ross, David; Shilling, John; Boeker, Paul; Lee, Jisoon; Bitran Colodro, Eduardo
The authors of this volume analyze the policies that led to East Asia's economic success, including those affecting human resources, savings, the financial sector, trade and institutions, and…