Mar 2009
Author(s): Meins, Robert
This document is a supplement to the brochure, Remittances in times of financial instability, and the map of remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean in 2008, produced by MIF. The document…
Mar 2009
Author(s): Meins, Robert
Las remesas mundiales a América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) alcanzaron $69.200 millones en 2008, un incremento de sólo casi un uno por ciento respecto de 2007. A pesar de una serie de desafíos que…
Dec 2007
Author(s): Werneck, Rogério L.F.; Irwin, Timothy; Sturzenegger, Federico; Perry, Guillermo; Servén, Luis; Mihov, Ilian; Giavazzi, Francesco; Blanchard, Olivier; Araújo, Carlos Hamilton Vasconcelos; Suescún, Rodrigo; Ferreira, Pedro Cavalcanti Gomes; Smart, Michael; Mintz, Jack M.; Fatás, Antonio
Fiscal policy in Latin America has been guided primarily by short-term liquidity targets whose observance was taken as the main exponent of fiscal prudence, with attention focused almost exclusively…
Sep 2001
Author(s): Westley, Glenn D.
This paper seeks to answer two questions: How can we further develop a country¿s microfinance industry and what impact might this have on the country¿s income distribution?. Also it presents…