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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

 

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  • Lopez-Calva, Luis F.; Ortiz-Juarez, Eduardo; Rodriguez-Castelan, Carlos (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2019-10)
    This paper exploits a novel municipal-level data set to explore patterns of convergence in income and poverty in Mexico during 1992-2014. The paper finds that, despite a context of ...
  • Rozo, Sandra; Winkler, Hernan (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2019-10)
    This paper examines the effects of large inflows of internally displaced persons (IDP), who are primarily absorbed by the informal sector, on the behavior of formal manufacturing firms ...
  • World Bank (Washington, DC: World Bank, 2019-10-10)
    After a period of rapid economic growth associated with high commodity prices, the Latin America and Caribbean region has again entered a phase of lackluster performance. Overall this slowdown seems more self-inflicted ...
  • Gonzalez, Adrian F.; Lopez-Rocha, Silvia Carolina; Yang, Rongpeng; Youbi, Marilyne; Zabalbeitia-Mugica, Ines (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2019-09)
    According to the World Trade Organization (WTO), trade in services has become the most dynamic segment of world trade, growing more quickly than trade in goods. While travel remains ...
  • A Legacy 
    Gordillo-Tobar, Amparo; Figueroa, Patricia; Molina, Salvador (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2019-04)
    The El Salvador Strengthening Public Health Care System Project’s success resulted largely from the Salvadoran government’s unwavering commitment to and ownership of the Project and ...