Research 2014

Title Topic Keywords Produced by
What Can Latin America Learn from Rigorous Impact Evaluations of Education Policies? Education - Health Education, Incentives, Latin America, Public policy, Teachers Harvard University
The Impact of Public Spending on the Performance of Microfinance Institutions Financial Economics, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Latin America, Microfinance, Poverty, Public expenditure, Public finance
Regional inequalities in the impact of broadband on productivity: Evidence from Brazil Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Brazil, Information technology, Media, Press and Internet, Productivity, Regional economics Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Inflation Targeting in Colombia, 2002-2012 Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Colombia, Exchange rates, Inflation targeting, Monetary policy Banco de la República de Colombia
Rewarding provider performance to enable a healthy start to life: evidence from Argentina's Plan Nacer Education - Health Argentina, Childcare, Health, Public policy, Social protection The World Bank
Pobreza multidimensional en la Argentina. Asimetrías regionales (Parte I) Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Argentina, Poverty, Poverty reduction
Assessing fiscal sustainability in some selected countries Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Debt, Emerging markets, Fiscal sustainability
The challenge of market power under globalization Globalization - Trade Economic growth, Globalization, Inequality Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas CIDE
More than words and good Intentions: the political agenda-setting power behind foreign aid mechanisms Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Colombia, Foreign aid, Politics, Public policy Universidad de los Andes
Pensiones, bienestar y crecimiento económico Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Economic growth, Pensions, Social security BBVA Research
Engineers, innovative capacity and development in the Americas History and Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Economic growth, Human capital, Information technology, Innovation, Political economy The World Bank
Competitiveness in the Latin American manufacturing sector. Trends and determinants Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Competitiveness, Exports, Latin America, Manufacturing BBVA Research
Oil windfalls and tax inefficiency: evidence from Brazil Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Brazil, Mining, extraction, and refining, Natural resources, Public sector, Taxes University of Sao Paulo
Dollarization and the relationship between EMBI and fundamentals in Latin American countries Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Theory Dollarization , Emerging markets, Latin America Universitat de Barcelona
The effects of remittances on poverty at the household level in Bolivia: a propensity score matching approach Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Bolivia, Poverty, Remittances
Factores asociados al comportamiento exportador de las PyMES industriales argentinas Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Argentina, Exports, Industry, Private sector, Trade Universidad Nacional del Mar del Plata
Labor informality: choice or sign of segmentation? A quantile regression approach at the regional level for Colombia Labor Colombia, Informality, Labor market, Wage inequality
Technical measures to trade in Central America: incidence, price effects, and consumer welfare Globalization - Trade Central America, Trade, Trade policy The World Bank
From Volatility to Stabilization: Cyclicality of Fiscal Policy in Latin America over the Last Decades Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal policy, Latin America, Public expenditure
Agricultura y clima futuro en América Latina y el Caribe: impactos sistémicos y posibles respuestas Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Climate change, Food security, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank