Jun 2018
Author(s): Ruiz-Arranz, Marta; Beverinotti, Javier; Andrian, Leandro Gaston; Stucchi, Rodolfo; Lotti, Giulia; Castellani, Francesca; Castilleja, Liliana; Borensztein, Eduardo; Martin, Lucia; Garay Rodriguez, Pablo Andrés; Avellán, Leopoldo; Carrillo, Paul E.; Chacón, Nelson; Leal Calderon, Zulima; Deza, María Cecilia
Este reporte plantea una agenda de crecimiento para los países de la región andina basada en la productividad y la inversión. Ello parte por identificar los principales síntomas de la baja…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Balza, Lenin; Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Mercado Díaz, Jorge Enrique
This paper explores the relationship between private sector participation, institutional reform, and performance of the electricity sector in 18 Latin American countries over the last four decades.…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Oviedo, Marcelo P.; Andrian, Leandro Gaston
When it comes to assess the sustainability of fiscal policy and public debt in Andean countries, two idiosyncratic facts of fiscal revenues have to be considered. First, fiscal revenues coming from…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Bebczuk, Ricardo N.; da Silva, André L. Carvalhal; Chong, Alberto E.; Cruces, Juan José; Garay, Urbi; González, Maximiliano; Gutiérrez, Luis H.; Kawamura, Enrique; Leal, Ricardo P. C.; Lefort, Fernando; López-de-Silanes, Florencio; Pombo, Carlos; Walker, Eduardo
'Investor Protection and Corporate Governance' analyzes the impact of corporate governance on firm performance and valuation. Using unique datasets gathered at the firm-level--the first…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Choi, Frederick D. S.; Murguía O'Keefe, Armando; Schulz, Alison; Carley, Alvin; Staking, Kim B.; Krygier, Alberto
Recognizing the need to improve the quality of financial disclosure by private sector firms in Latin America and the Caribbean, the Inter-American Development Bank sponsored a conference in…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Choi, Frederick D. S.; Murguía O'Keefe, Armando; Schulz, Alison; Carley, Alvin; Staking, Kim B.; Krygier, Alberto
Reconociendo la importancia de las buenas normas de contabilidad y auditoría, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, junto con la Comisión de Normas Internacionales de Contabilidad y la Asociación…
Dec 1996
Author(s): Hausmann, Ricardo
The Venezuelan experience in the 1980s is a particularly fertile ground for the analysis of negative shocks. Two large shocks took place under very different control regimes, thus highlighting the…