Nov 2019
Author(s): Li, Kun; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
In this paper, we analyze the impact of Chinese competition on manufacturing firms in El Salvador between 2005 and 2013 using manufacturing survey data and customs transaction data. We find that…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Li, Kun; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
In this paper, we relate outcomes of El Salvadors local labor markets to their exposure to Chinese import competition. Using annual household surveys for 2000 to 2014, we construct a panel dataset of…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Sánchez Chico, Ana; Macours, Karen; Maluccio, John A.; Stampini, Marco
Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programs are important anti-poverty programs in Latin America and the Caribbean. There is little evidence, however, of the effectiveness of ongoing CCT programs…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Benítez Molina, Juan Carlos
En los últimos años, Centroamérica, Panamá y República Dominicana han sido sujetos de una expansión del crédito con garantías hipotecarias, lo que ha dado lugar a la iniciativa denominada la "…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Harbitz, Mia Elisabeth; Benítez Molina, Juan Carlos; Arcos Axt, Iván
El objeto del presente documento es describir de forma breve las principales características del registro civil y la situación de identificación en los países miembros del Banco Interamericano de…