Apr 2007
Author(s): Angelelli, Pablo; Moudry, Rebecca; Llisterri, Juan J.
Este estudio presenta un panorama del sector de las MIPYME en la región y las políticas e instituciones que lo fomentan. Con la información que se encuentra disponible se delinean los rasgos…
Apr 2007
Author(s): do Canto, Odilon Antônio Marcuzzo
The paper discuses the Brazilian scientific and technological framework, which has allowed the country to achieve outstanding advances in several fronts when compared to other developing countries.…
Apr 2007
Author(s): do Canto, Odilon Antônio Marcuzzo
The presentation discuses incentives used to support innovation in the private sector in Brazil. It focuses on the incentives for supporting firms' innovative activities, which include a wide…
Apr 2007
Author(s): do Canto, Odilon Antônio Marcuzzo
Esta presentación presenta el estado y la evolución de la promoción de la innovación en las empresas industriales brasileñas. A través de una serie de indicadores cuantitativos se puede observar la…
Feb 2007
Author(s): Galiani, Sebastián; González Rozada, Martín; Schargrodsky, Ernesto
This paper examines the effects of the expansion of the water network in urban shantytowns in Argentina. The authors find large reductions in the presence, frequency, and severity of diarrhea…
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…