Mar 2014
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Graziano, Alejandro; Schaur, Georg; Volpe Martincus, Christian
Time delays in international transactions impose trade costs. We examine transaction level Peruvian import data to show that firms are subject to significant costs of port-of-entry delays. At the…
Nov 2008
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Carballo, Jerónimo
Recent studies have shown that developing countries might have significantly better export performance if they were able to increase the duration of their trade relationships. Evidence on duration of…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Byrne, Peter D.
Regímenes tributarios especiales destinados a promover el desarrollo económico han sido parte del panorama de América Latina por mucho años. En la mayoría de los países, los regímenes especiales han…
Jun 2002
Author(s): Byrne, Peter D.
This paper compares the history of tax incentives in seven Latin American countries. It is an attempt to understand why countries enact tax incentive legislation; how countries measure the costs and…