Aug 2005
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Financial dollarization is a key factor behind systemic financial fragility in Latin America. The experience shows that dedollarization can be achieved but can just as easily be missed, and worse:…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Vodusek, Ziga; Devlin, Robert
Trade has become an increasingly important strategic objective for developing countries. This is a relatively new phenomenon for many of them. Hence the demand to intensify an insertion into the…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Guzman, José Luiz; Thomas, Anne; Reimer, J. Kila; Van Thanh, Duong; Vargas-Barón, Emily; Estrada Armas, Hugo; Iskandar-Dharmawan, Livia; de los Angeles-Bautista, Feny; Phomsavanh, Khamla; Erisandy, Sondang Irene; López Herrán, Leonidas; Lachanthaboun, Sengdeuane; Mujica, Rosa María; Tualeka, Baihajar; Guzmán de Luna, Eduvigis Auxiliadora; Bernal Alarcón, Hernando; Shimizu, Ikuko
In areas torn by war and violence, effective education can prepare the next generation for a productive life, heal psychological wounds, prevent cyclical violence, and achieve peace. "From…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Blyde, Juan S.; Gill, Indermit S.; Monge Naranjo, Alexander; Neumeyer, Pablo A.; Fernández Valdovinos, Carlos G.; Pinheiro, Armando Castelar; Fuentes, J. Rodrigo; Hopenhayn, Hugo A.; Thomas, Mark Roland; Manuelli, Rodolfo E.; Chumacero, Rómulo A.; Servén, Luis
The country studies and their background papers included in this book were prepared for the Latin America and the Caribbean section of the "Global Research Project: Explaining Growth" of…