Feb 2014
Author(s): Kawamura, Enrique;García-Cicco, Javier
This paper presents a small open economy model to analyze the role of central bank liquidity management in implementing "unconventional" monetary policies within an inflation targeting…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Piedrabuena, Bernardita
La creciente concentración y las altas tasas de rentabilidad que ha experimentado la industria bancaria chilena en las últimas décadas han dado lugar a un intenso debate acerca de la intensidad de la…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
This paper describes the adoption and application of the structural fiscal balance rule in Chile, evaluates its outcomes after the first 10 years, and draws 10 lessons from the experiences that may…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Tavella, Pilar;Powell, Andrew
The May 2013 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that average growth and inflation expectations have fallen slightly. The simple average…
May 2013
Author(s): Arce, Fernando;Powell, Andrew
The April 2013 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that average growth expectations have risen while inflation expectations have remained…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo;Castilleja Vargas, Liliana;Hernaiz, Daniel;Rasteletti, Alejandro
This document analyzes the patterns of fiscal and monetary policy in five economies of the Latin American Southern Cone (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) during four episodes of…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio;Pesaran, M. Hashem;Rebucci, Alessandro;Xu, TengTeng
This is the data used for the estimation of the GVAR model as in "China's Emergence in the World Economy and Business Cycles in Latin America" (access the study in the related URL…
Apr 2007
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists Group
On April 19-21, 2007, the Third Annual Meeting of the Group of Latin American and the Caribbean Debt Management Specialists was held in San José, Costa Rica. The event brought together senior…
Mar 2005
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists Group
The First Annual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists took place in Rio de Janeiro on March 17, 18 and 19, 2005. This Meeting was organized and funded by the…
Jul 2004
Author(s): Herrera, Luis Oscar;Valdés, Rodrigo
This paper is part of the project "Financial Dedollarization: Policy Options" launched by the Inter-American Development Bank. The purpose of the project is to contribute to the policy…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Stein, Ernesto H.;Salazar, Natalia;Steiner, Roberto;Díaz-Bonilla, Eugenio;Bonomo, Marco;Jaramillo, Juan C.;Schamis, Hector E.;Pascó-Front, Alberto;Ghezzi, Piero;Terra, Maria Cristina;De Gregorio, José;Frieden, Jeffry
This book analyzes the political economy of exchange rate policy in Latin America. It brings together the work of economists and political scientists interested in the interaction of economic and…
Mar 1996
Author(s): Morandé, Felipe
Some analysts rank Chile as the only Latin American economy that qualifies as a 'take-off economy,' or development economy. In a sense, Chile's enduring success and proved insulation…