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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 5,874
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 4,841
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
Center for Contract and Economic Organization and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,672
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 4,080
5.

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 4,031
6.

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 3,848
7.

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 3,674
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
Working Paper Series
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 3,323
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 3,221
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 2,707
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 2,412
13.

PIB Da Agricultura Familiar: Brasil - Estados

Number of pages: 174 Posted: 08 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI), University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics, Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), University of São Paulo (USP), Universidade Federal do Tocantins (UFT) and Federação das Insdústrias de São Paulo (FIESP)
Downloads 2,383
14.

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 2,346
15.

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 2,256
16.

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 2,217
17.

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 2,201
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
Working Paper Series
University of Brasilia and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Central Bank of Brazil
Downloads 2,038
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 São Paulo (USP)
Downloads 2,010
20.

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 1,906
21.

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 1,856
22.

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 1,822
23.

Estimação da Matriz Insumo-Produto Utilizando Dados Preliminares das Contas Nacionais: Aplicação e Análise de Indicadores Econômicos para o Brasil em 2005 (Using Data from the System of National Accounts to Estimate Input-Output Matrices: An Application Using Brazilian Data for 2005)

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 May 2011 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI) and Universidade Estadual de Londrina
Downloads 1,811
24.

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 1,806
25.

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
The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business and The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,798
26.

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 Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)

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Downloads 1,789
27.

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 1,763
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 1,752
29.

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 1,703
30.

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 1,674
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 1,666
32.

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 1,655
33.

A Importância Da Agricultura Familiar No Brasil E EM Seus Estados (Family Agriculture’s GDP in Brazil and in It's States)

V Encontro Nacional da Associação Brasileira de Estudos Regionais e Urbanos, 2007 ,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI), University of São Paulo (USP), Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), Universidade Federal do Tocantins (UFT), University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics and Federação das Insdústrias de São Paulo (FIESP)
Downloads 1,632
34.

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 1,553
35.

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 1,461
36.

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 1,446
37.

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 1,434
38.

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 1,432
39.

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 1,420
40.

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 1,384
41.

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 1,381
42.

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 1,379
43.

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 1,368
44.

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 1,359
45.

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 The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,320
46.

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
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI), University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics, University of São Paulo (USP), University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics and University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,314
47.

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 1,300
48.

Debt Sustainability, Brazil, and the IMF

Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 03-1
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
Downloads 1,281
49.

The War on Illegal Drug Production and Trafficking: An Economic Evaluation of Plan Colombia

Documento CEDE No. 2008-19
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,276
50.

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 1,270