Nov 2016
Author(s): Bianchi, Carlos; Pittaluga, Lucía; Fuentes, Guillermo
En este trabajo se analizan tres organizaciones que implementan políticas de desarrollo productivo en Uruguay: la Dirección Nacional de Recursos Naturales Renovables, los consejos sectoriales, y la…
Aug 2016
Author(s): Blanco Blanco, Andrés; Carrión, Diego; Fretes Cibils, Vicente; Hurtado Tarazona, Adriana; Mendive, Carlos; Muñoz Miranda, Andrés; Ortiz, Juan Pablo; Pérez, Carlos A.; Reese, Eduardo; Sandroni, Paulo
Si bien existe una larga y diversa tradición en el diálogo de política, la legislación y la aplicación práctica, la captura de plusvalías en América Latina y el Caribe está todavía lejos de alcanzar…
Aug 2016
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Eichengreen, Barry; Panizza, Ugo
A surprisingly large number of countries have been able to finance a significant fraction of domestic investment using foreign finance for extended periods. While many of these episodes are in low-…
May 2016
Author(s): Caballero, Julián; Panizza, Ugo; Powell, Andrew
Recent work suggests non-financial firms have acted like financial intermediaries particularly in emerging economies. This paper corroborates these findings but then asks "why?" The results…
May 2016
Author(s): Boneu, Franco; Alfaro Serrano, David; Maffioli, Alessandro; Pietrobelli, Carlo; Stucchi, Rodolfo; Casaburi, Gabriel; Castillo, Victoria; Figal Garone, Lucas; Giuliani, Elisa; Giuliodori, David; Matta, Andrés; Pittaluga, Lucía; Rodríguez, Alejandro; Rojo, Sofía
Do cluster development programs work? Do they fundamentally encourage the essential inter-firm linkages and coordination? Do they lead to innovation and productivity, enterprise development, larger…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Díaz, Juan José; Rosas-Shady, David
This paper brings new evidence on the impact of The Peruvian Job Youth Training Program (Projoven). Compared with prior evaluations of the program, this one has several advantages. This is the first…