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Economia Journal

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Economia Journal

 

Recent Submissions

  • Andrés Velasco (Brookings Institution Press, 2002-10)
    This issue of ECONOMIA contains the following papers: 1. What’s the Big Idea? The Third Generation of Policies for Economic Growth; 2. Factor Endowments, Inequality, and Paths of Development among New World Economies; 3. ...
  • Bussolo, Maurizio; de Hoyos, Rafael; Medvedev, Denis (Brookings Institution Press, 2012-10)
    This paper uses a dynamic macro-micro framework to evaluate the potential distributional effects of the expansion of the Panama Canal. The results show that large macroeconomic effects are only likely during the operations ...
  • Streb, Jorge M.; Lema, Daniel; Garofalo, Pablo (Brookings Institution Press, 2012-10)
    We build a panel with quarterly data from Latin American and OECD countries over the 1980-2005 period. Annual data strongly underestimate the effect of political budget cycles (PBCs) when a pre-electoral fiscal expansion ...
  • Musacchio, Aldo; Haber, Stephen (Brookings Institution Press, 2012-10)
    What is the impact of foreign bank entry on the pricing and availability of credit in developing economies? The Mexican banking system provides a quasi-experiment to address this question because in 1997 the Mexican ...
  • de Gregorio, José (Brookings Institution Press, 2012-10)
    It was not until the recent global crisis that financial stability was recognized as a central objective of central banks among advanced economies. However, the concerns for financial stability in emerging markets economies ...