Sep 2004
Author(s): Gradstein, Mark; Chong, Alberto E.
This paper presents theory and evidence on the determinants of the size of the informal sector. We propose a simple theoretical model in which the informal sector's size is negatively related to…
Apr 2004
Author(s): Chong, Alberto E.; Gradstein, Mark
This paper presents theory and evidence on the relationship between inequality and institutional quality. We propose a model in which the two dynamically reinforce each other and set out to test this…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Yerxa, Rufus; Hughes, Valerie; Fernández Ballesteros, Carlos; Granados, Jaime; Bacchus, James; Diaz, José; Feder, Berta; Olavo Baptista, Luiz; Casanova, Ann; Paulsson, Jan; Araújo, Leandro; Charnovitz, Steve; Pérez del Castillo, Carlos; Jank, Marcos Sawaya; Ulrich Petersmann, Ernst; Peña, Félix; Echandi, Roberto
Uno de los elementos esenciales para el éxito de la integración comercial internacional radica en que los países miembros de esa integración puedan contar con mecanismos institucionales que le den un…