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51.

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 1,376
52.

Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage: Evidence from Brazil

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis - Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute Working Paper 7, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 18-50
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 29 May 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2022
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) and Columbia University

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53.

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 1,345
54.

Evolution and Determinants of Firm-Level Corporate Governance Quality in Brazil

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap), The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business, The COPPEAD Graduate School of Business and University of Sao Paulo
Downloads 1,342
55.

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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56.

Developmental States and the Legal Order: Towards a New Political Economy of Development and Law

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1075
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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57.

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
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58.

Tourism's Impact on Long-Run Mexican Economic Growth

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 23, No. 21, pp. 1-8, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
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University of Siena - Department of Economics, Universidad de la República and University of Siena - Department of Economics
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59.

The Effects of Inflation on Economic Growth: Lessons from Latin America

IMF Working Paper No. 91/95
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Central Bank of Chile
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60.

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

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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61.

Malnutrition and Poverty in Guatemala

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 1,257
62.

The Internationalization of Developing Country MNEs: The Case of Multilatinas

Journal of International Management, 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of International Business and Strategy
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63.

Evaluating the Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Lessons from Latin America

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America & the Caribbean Region and University of the Americas, Puebla
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64.

O princípio da isonomia na tutela judicial individual e coletiva, e em outros meios de solução de conflitos, junto ao SUS e aos planos privados de saúde (The Principle of Equal Protection before the Law in Individual and Collective Judicial Protection and In Other Means of Conflict Resolution In Connection with the SUS and Private Healthcare Plans)

Revista da Procuradoria-Geral do Município de Belo Horizonte – RPGMBH, Belo Horizonte, Vol. 5, No. 10, pp. 217-227, July-December 2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Fluminense Federal University - Faculty of Law
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65.

Do We Know What Works? A Systematic Review of Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Number of pages: 144 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Downloads 1,182
66.

Political Connections and Preferential Access to Finance: The Role of Campaign Contributions

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 88, No. 3, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 166/2007
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and European Central Bank (ECB)

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67.

Implementing Inflation Targeting in Brazil

Banco Central do Brasil Working Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Studies and Research Department, Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Studies and Research Department and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Studies and Research Department
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68.

Does Decentralization Increase Government Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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69.

Latin America and ICSID: David versus Goliath?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2010
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University of Zaragoza
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70.

Ethical Issues of NGO Principals in Sustainability, Outreach and Impact of Microfinance: Lessons in Governance from the Banco Compartamos' IPO

Management online REview, pp. 1-18, November 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
CEREN EA 7477 Burgundy School of Business - Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté and BGC Partners, Inc.
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71.

Inequality in Latin America: Determinants and Consequences

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4504
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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72.

What Do Development Banks Do? Evidence from BNDES, 2002-2009

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 31 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Insper Institute of Education and Research, Brandeis University- International Business School, Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV-EAESP) and UNIVALI - Universidade do Vale do Itajai
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73.

Effects of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Education on Economic Growth

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 08 Jul 2005
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University of Goettingen (Göttingen) - Ibero-America-Institute for Economic Research
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74.

Emerging Markets Contagion: Evidence and Theory

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 22 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Central Bank of Chile
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75.

Remittances and Poverty in Guatemala

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,082
76.

Microfinance Games

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 936
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Maryland, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

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77.

Turismo y Crecimiento Economico: Un Analisis Empirico de Colombia (Tourism and Economic Growth: An Empirical Analysis for the Case of Colombia)

Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 21-35, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Alcalá, Universidad de la RepublicaUniversidad de la Republica - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y de Administración, University of Siena - Department of Economics, Universidad de la República and El Colegio de MéxicoUniversidad de la República - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas
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78.

The Use of Capital Cash Flow and an Alternate Formulation for Wacc with Foreign Currency Debt

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 1,064
79.

The Mandatory Bid Rule in the European Community and in Brazil: A Critical View

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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80.

High-Growth SMEs and the Availability of Private Equity and Venture Capital in Brazil

SMALL BUSINESS ACCESS TO FINANCE IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, Carolin A. Crabbe, ed., Inter-American Development Bank, 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Center For Private Equity and Venture Capital Research at Fundacao Getulio Vargas (GVcepe)
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81.

Cryptocurrencies as Asset-Backed Instruments: The Venezuelan Petro

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School
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82.

Global Growth Opportunities and Market Integration

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 1697
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Finance, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business

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83.

Features and Functions of Stock Market: Argentina

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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84.

The Impact of Remittances on Poverty and Human Capital: Evidence from Latin American Household Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4247
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Corporacion Andina de Fomento, World Bank - Economic Development Institute and World Bank - Research Department
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85.

Construction of Cash Flows Revisited

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
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86.

Sovereign Wealth and Risk Management: A Framework for Optimal Asset Allocation of Sovereign Wealth

Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2011-8
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Boston University and Amundi Asset Management

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87.

Growth Volatility and Financial Liberalization

EFA 2002 Berlin, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Finance, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

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88.

A Millennium Learning Goal: Measuring Real Progress in Education

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 97
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 May 2007
Working Paper Series
World BankWorld Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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89.

Restructuring Sovereign Debt after NML v. Argentina

Capital Markets Law Journal (Forthcoming) , Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-46
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Contract and Economic Organization and University of Virginia School of Law
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90.

Online and Official Price Indexes: Measuring Argentina’s Inflation

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4975-12
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 May 2012 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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91.

Testing the Pecking Order Theory of Capital Structure in Brazilian Firms

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro and Universidade de Brasilia - Faculdade de Administracao
Downloads 1,015
92.

The Global Crisis and Latin America: Financial Impact and Policy Responses

BIS Quarterly Review, June 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Self employed and International Monetary Fund
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93.

Who are the Best? Local Versus Foreign Analysts on Latin American Stock Markets

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
RMF Investment Management and Asteria Investment Managers
Downloads 1,006
94.

Using Adaboost for Equity Investment Scorecards

Howe School Research Paper, NIPS Workshop Machine Learning in Finance, 2005, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Stevens Institute of Technology, School of Business and University of California, San Diego
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95.

Health and Poverty in Guatemala

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank
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96.

Modeling and Forecasting a Firm's Financial Statements with a VAR-VECM Model

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Central Bank of Brazil, Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro and Universidade de Brasília (UnB)
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Derivatives Usage and Risk Management by Non Financial Firms: A Comparison between Brazilian and International Evidence

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Accounting, Finance & Control and Fundação Getulio Vargas/EAESP
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98.

Improving Logistics Costs for Transportation and Trade Facilitation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4558
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Finance, Private Sector and Infrastructure Sector (LCSFP) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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99.

Globalization, Survival, and Growth of Small and Medium-Sized Firms

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chile - Department of Economics and Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
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100.

The ICSID Effect? Considering Potential Variations in Arbitration Awards

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2011, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-9
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 16 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
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