Oct 2018
Author(s): Suominen, Kati
Mercosur members have grown into Latin America’s digital leaders in the past decade. Online sales have grown much faster than national economies, retail, or foreign trade. Brazil generates 60 percent…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Hernaiz, Daniel;Miller, Sebastián J.;Pedroni, Peter
A number of policy discussions in macroeconomics have to do with the impact of commodity price fluctuations on fiscal policy in commodity exporting countries. Commodity price movements, however, have…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.;Ruiz-Tagle V., Cristóbal
This paper examines the effect of exposure to air pollution on the probability of a pregnancy ending in a stillbirth delivery. We use official registry data of pregnancy outcomes and municipality-…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Rossi, José Luiz
This paper studies the predictive power of several proxies for liquidity in forecasting exchange rates for a set of countries from January 2001 to April 2013. The results indicate that changes in…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Rossi, José Luiz
This policy brief presents a summary of the country development challenges.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Quijada, José Alejandro
Description of Development Challenges in Paraguay.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Quijada, José Alejandro
Este resumen de políticas presenta un resumen de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
This policy brief presents a summary of the country development challenges.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Este resumen de política presenta una síntesis de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta Uruguay.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
This policy brief presents a summary of the country development challenges.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
Este resumen de política presenta una síntesis de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta Chile.
Apr 2018
Author(s): Almeida, Eduardo;Bastos, Fabiano;Quijada, José Alejandro;Acevedo, María Cecilia;Pastor, Cinthya;Kaufmann, Jorge;Vogt-Schilb, Adrien;Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Rosas García, José Nicolás;Calatayud, Agustina;Fernandini Puga, Manuel;Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.;Almeida, Juliana;Bogado, Eduardo;Camblor, Roberto;Castillo Martínez, Paula;Flores, Juan;Garcia, Alvaro;García, Antonio;Grunwaldt, Alfred;Larsson, Mikael;Lefevre, Benoit;Linares, Eddy;Manjarrés, José Francisco;Marques Garcia, Luana;Márquez, Fernando;Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;O'Connell, Lesley D.;Paz, Marcelo;Piras, Claudia;Radics, Axel;Rebolledo, Enrique;Robles, Marcos;Rodríguez, Jennifer;Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol;Sawada, Emilio;Sosa, Martín;Tapia Troncoso, Waldo;Theinhardt, Jean-Eric;Urquidi, Manuel;Valencia J., Adriana M.;Valencia, Horacio;Ventura, Juan Pablo;Volpe Martincus, Christian
Esta publicación sintetiza el trabajo analítico desarrollado por especialistas del BID en el marco de preparación de la nueva estrategia del Banco con Paraguay. El documento analiza los desafíos que…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Rosas García, José Nicolás;Hernaiz, Daniel;Bastos, Fabiano
A trade gravity model is used to calculate the bilateral export potential of Southern Cone countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay) and identify patterns of weak performance across…