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1.

Network Structure and Systemic Risk in Banking Systems

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Columbia University and Central Bank of Brazil
Downloads 5,618
2.

Growth Without Governance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2928
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 4,728
3.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-52
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,384
4.

O Topo Da Distribuição De Renda No Brasil: Primeiras Estimativas Com Dados Tributários E Comparação Com Pesquisas Domiciliares, 2006-2012 (Top Incomes in Brazil: First Estimates with Tax Data and Comparison with Survey Data, 2006-2012 )

DADOS – Revista de Ciências Sociais, Rio de Janeiro, vol. 58, no 1, 2015,
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
IPEA - Institute for Applied Economic Research, Universidade de Brasília (UnB) and Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro
Downloads 3,824
5.

Country Risk Components, the Cost of Capital, and Returns in Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,740
6.

Optimal Portfolio Selection: A Note

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Aug 2000
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 3,610
7.

Emerging Equity Markets in a Globalizing World

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 3,568
8.

Tourism and Economic Growth in Latin American Countries: A Panel Data Approach

FEEM Working Paper No. 26.2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Mar 2004
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University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Analisis Economico Aplicado, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales - Dept. de Análisis Económico Aplicado and University of Waikato - Management School
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9.

The Cost of Equity in Emerging Markets: A Downside Risk Approach

EFMA 2000 Athens, EFA 2000 London, FMA 2000 Edinburgh
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
IESE Business School
Downloads 3,218
10.

La insolvencia de Lehman Brothers en septiembre de 2008: sobre su previsibilidad y sobre algunos 'profetas a posteriori' (About the Unexpected Fall of Lehman Brothers)

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 3,076
11.

Seven Challenges for the Implementation of Balanced Scorecard in Hospitals

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Tata Consultancy Services and Institute of Economics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Downloads 2,590
12.

Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Freedom and Growth: New Evidence from Latin-America

Universidad de Cantabria, Economics Working Paper No. 4/03
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
UNED, Departamento de Análisis Económico and Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership and City University of New York

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Downloads 2,371
13.

Bank Financing to Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Colombia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4481
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
BIS/Financial Stability Board and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,310
14.

Crime and Violence in Development: A Literature Review of Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4041
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 2,221
15.

Project Evaluation in an Inflationary Environment

Cuadernos de Administracion, Vol. 14, No. 23, pp. 107-130, June 2001
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Feb 1999 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 2,192
16.

Remittances and Microenterprises in Mexico

UCSD, Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies Working Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)
Downloads 2,136
17.

PIB Da Agricultura Familiar: Brasil - Estados

Number of pages: 174 Posted: 08 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Sao Paulo, University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics, Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), University of Sao Paulo (USP), Universidade Federal do Tocantins (UFT) and Federação das Insdústrias de São Paulo (FIESP)
Downloads 2,041
18.

The Empirical Relationship between Stock Returns, Return Volatility and Trading Volume in the Brazilian Stock Market

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Apr 2006
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University of Brasilia and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Central Bank of Brazil
Downloads 2,017
19.

Comparative Study of CAPM, Fama and French Model and Reward Beta Approach in the Brazilian Market

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Universidade Federal de Uberlândia and University of Sao Paulo (USP)
Downloads 1,937
20.

The Corporate Governance of Privately Controlled Brazilian Firms

as published in Revista Brasileira de Finanças, Vol. 7, 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 109, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-014, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 206/2008,
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Fundacao Getulio Vargas School of Business at Sao Paulo and Yale University - Center for the Study of Corporate Law
Downloads 1,806
21.

Fiscal Dominance and Inflation Targeting: Lessons from Brazil

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-13
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Downloads 1,791
22.

Inflation Stabilization and Bop Crises in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 09 Jun 1998
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,775
23.

Corporate Governance, Market Valuation and Dividend Policy in Brazil

Coppead Working Paper Series No. 390
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) - Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering (COPPE) and The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,762
24.

The Pass-Through from Depreciation to Inflation: A Panel Study

Banco Central de Brasil Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Gávea Investimentos and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Studies and Research Department
Downloads 1,755
25.

Private Equity and Venture Capital in an Emerging Economy: Evidence from Brazil

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Center For Private Equity and Venture Capital Research at Fundacao Getulio Vargas (GVcepe), Fundacao Getulio Vargas School of Business at Sao Paulo and FGV Business School
Downloads 1,754
26.

Venezuela's Restructuring: A Realistic Framework

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Guggenheim Securities and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office
Downloads 1,754
27.

Corruption, Public Finances, and the Unofficial Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2169
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,679
28.

Accounting Regulation and Regulation of Accounting: Theories and the Brazilian Case of Convergence to IFRS

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration
Downloads 1,658
29.

The Major Accounting Adjustments to Calculate Eva. An Application to Brazilian Firms

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Mackenzie Presbiterian University, Mackenzie Presbyterian University - Business Administration and Mackenzie Presbiterian University
Downloads 1,634
30.

Tasas De Interés Efectivas Y Nominales: El Calvario De Los Estudiantes De Finanzas (Effective and Nominal Interest Rates Per Period: The Calvary for Students in Finance) (in Spanish)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 1,628
31.

Seleccion Del Portafolio Optimo: Una Nota

Working Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 1,614
33.

Mega Delusional: The Curse of the Megaproject

New Scientist, pp. 28-29.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 1,537
34.

Evaluating the Contribution of Tourism on Economic Growth

Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 351-356
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de la República, Universidad de la República - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas and Universidad de Alcalá
Downloads 1,431
35.

The Truth About Privatization in Latin America

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 03-29
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa and SKEMA Business School

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Downloads 1,429
36.

Ownership and Control Structure of Brazilian Companies

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Ministry of Planning, Budget e Management and The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,397
37.

Latin America Confronting the Asian Crisis

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jan 1999
Working Paper Series
El Colegio de Mexico - Centro de Estudios Economicos and Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Downloads 1,372
38.

Stabilization Policy and the Costs of Dollarization

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,360
39.

The Impact of the Degree of Operating Leverage on Stock Returns: An Empirical Study in the Brazilian Market

Dantas, J. A.; Medeiros, O. R.; Lustosa, P. R. B. Revista de Contabilidade e Financas. Sao Paulo, n. 41, Mai/Ago, 2006.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Brasilia, University of Brasilia and University of Brasilia
Downloads 1,354
40.

Natural Resources in Latin America: Neither Curse Nor Blessing

Oxford Handbook of Latin American Political Economy, 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,346
41.

Does Financial Liberalization Spur Growth?

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

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Downloads 1,340
42.

Natural Disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean: An Overview of Risk

IDB Working Paper No. 364
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,326
43.

Corporate Governance and Value in Brazil (and in Chile)

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 21 May 2005
Working Paper Series
The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) - Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering (COPPE)
Downloads 1,296
44.

Measuring Loss on Latin American Defaulted Bank Loans: A 27-Year Study of 27 Countries

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Sep 1998
Working Paper Series
Citibank, N.A. and Société Générale - Portfolio Analysis

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Downloads 1,287
45.

One Cost of the Chilean Capital Controls: Increased Financial Constraints for Smaller Traded Firms

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4273-02
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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46.

Upgrading to Compete Global Value Chains, Clusters, and SMEs in Latin America

UPGRADING TO COMPETE GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS, CLUSTERS, AND SMES IN LATION AMERICA, Carlo Pietrobelli, Roberta Rabellotti, Harvard University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 347 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Centro di Ricerca sull'Economia delle Istituzioni (CREI) (Research Center on Economics of Institutions) and University of Pavia
Downloads 1,262
47.

A Cointegration Analysis of Latin American Stock Markets and the U.S.

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 May 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Exeter
Downloads 1,256
48.

Business Incubation in Brazil: Creating an Environment for Entrepreneurship

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper No. 2007-WP-25
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Indiana State University - Scott College of Business
Downloads 1,247
49.

Matriz de Insumo-Produto do Nordeste e Estados: Metodologia e Resultados (Input-Output Matrix of the Brazilian Northeast Region: Methodology and Results)

Number of pages: 254 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Sao Paulo, University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics, University of Sao Paulo (USP), University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics and University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,240
50.

Capital Flows to Latin America: Is There Evidence of Contagion Effects?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1619
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Columbia University and Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
Downloads 1,233