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101.

New Century, Old Disparities: Gender and Ethnic Wage Gaps in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
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University of Pennsylvania, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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102.

Corporate Governance in Latin America: A Functional Analysis

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Fribourg, Universidad Javeriana
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103.

Leisure Shopping Behavior and Recreational Retailing: A Symbiotic Analysis of Marketplace Strategy and Consumer Response

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2006
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Graduate School of Administration and Management (EGADE), Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) - Mexico City Campus
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104.

The Service Company Model: A New Strategy for Commercial Banks in Microfinance

Accion's InSight Series, No. 6, 2003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
ACCION International and ACCION International
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105.

Child Soldiers in Colombia: The Recruitment of Children into Non-State Violent Armed Groups

MICROCON Research Working Paper No. 27
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Fafo Research Foundation
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106.

A Credit Scoring Model for Institutions of Microfinance under the Basel II Normative (Un Modelo De Credit Scoring Para Instituciones De Microfinanzas En El Marco De Basilea II)

Journal of Economics, Finance & Administrative Science, Vol. 15, No. 28, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 May 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Granada, University of Granada and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid - Department of Business Administration
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107.

The Effect of Macroeconomic Changes on the Value Relevance of Accounting Information: The Case of Mexico and the 1995 Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Aug 2002
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Zicklin School of BusinessCity University of New York (CUNY) - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy and Temple University - Department of Accounting
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108.

The Use and Misuse of Computers in Education : Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Colombia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4836
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education and The University of Texas at Austin
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109.

Petroleum Concessions with Extendible Options: Investment Timing and Value Using Mean Reversion and Jump Processes for Oil Prices

Institute for Applied Economic Research Working Paper No. 620
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Apr 1999
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Petrobras/E&P/Gerer/Corfex and IPEA-Institute for Applied Economic Research of the Brazilian Government
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110.

Toward Better Regulation of Private Pension Funds

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Jul 1997
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International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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111.

Control Values and Changes in Corporate Law in Brazil

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
World Bank, South AsiaWorld Bank - Policy Unit
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112.

A Estabilidade Da Desigualdade De Renda No Brasil, 2006 a 2012: Estimativa Com Dados Do Imposto De Renda E Pesquisas Domiciliares (The Stability in the Income Inequality in Brazil, 2006-2012: An Estimate with Tax and Survey Data)

Ciencia & Saude Coletiva, vol.20 no.4 Rio de Janeiro Apr. 2015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 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
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113.

Corporate Governance and Capital Markets in Brazil: History and Current Overview

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 26 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap)
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114.

Oil, Macro Volatility and Crime in the Determination of Beliefs in Venezuela

In: Venezuela Before Chávez: Anatomy of an Economic Collapse, chapter 13, edited by Ricardo Hausmann, and Francisco R. Rodríguez, Penn State University Press, 2014.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, University of Florida and Imperial College London - Tanaka Business School
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115.

Capital Structure, Rates of Return and Financing Corporate Growth: Comparing Developed and Emerging Markets, 1994-2000

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2003
Working Paper Series
International Finance Corporation (IFC) and United Nations
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116.

Financial Development and Economic Growth in Brazil: Causality Evidences

Banco Central do Brasil Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Central Bank of Brazil
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117.

Deregulation and Risks in Financial Markets

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Oct 1997
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Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa and Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
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118.

Related Party Transactions: Legal Strategies and Associations with Corporate Governance and Firm Value in Brazil

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 29 Nov 2008
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Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap), São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas FGV DIREITO SP and FEA-USP
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119.

Regional Integration in Developing Countries: Some Lessons Based on Case Studies

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Dec 2003
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Hamburg Institute of International Economics
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120.

Pension Reform and Capital Markets: Are There Any (Hard) Links?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Sep 2000
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School of Business Administration - Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Pontifical Catholic University of Chile - School of Business
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121.

Ex-Ante Evaluation of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: The Case of Bolsa Escola

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2916; William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Paris School of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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122.

The Argentine Financial Crisis: State Liability under BITs and the Legitimacy of the ICSID System

Asian Journal of WTO & International Health Law and Policy, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 199-234, March 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

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123.

Determinants of Non-Performing Loans Ratio of Banks in a Dollarized Economy: The Case of Uruguay

Banco de España Research Paper No. WP-0722
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Sep 2007
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Central Bank of Uruguay and Banco de España
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124.

Decentralization and Local Government in Bolivia: An Overview from the Bottom Up

Crisis States Programme Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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125.

The Impact of the Minimum Wage on the Labor Market, Poverty and Fiscal Budget in Brazil

IPEA Discussion Paper No. 839
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA) and The World Bank
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126.

Latin America and the Middle Income Trap

ECLAC, Financing for Development Series, No. 250
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Mount Holyoke College - Department of Economics
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127.

Modelling Formal vs. Informal Employment and Earnings: Micro-Econometric Evidence for Brazil

U of Wales at Aberystwyth Management & Business Working Paper No. 2001-15
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
The World Bank and Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University
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128.

Fiscal Redistribution and Income Inequality in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4487
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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129.

Regulação da Propriedade Privada: Inovações na Política Agrária e a Redução dos Custos de Equidade (Private Property Regulation: Agricultural Policy Inovation and the Reduction of Equity Costs)

Salomao Filho, Calixto (Org.). Regulação e Desenvolvimento - Novos Temas. 1 ed. São Paulo: Malheiros, 2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sao Paulo - Faculdade de Direito
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130.

An Econometric Model of the Brazilian Stock Market

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro
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131.

The Achievements and Failures of Argentina's Neo-Liberal Economic Policies

U of Illinois, Research Working Paper No. 01-0114
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, Republic of Argentina - Ministry of Economics of the Province of Buenos Aires and University of North Florida - Dept. of Economics
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132.

The Silala/Siloli Watershed: Dispute over the Most Vulnerable Basin in South America

Water Resources Development, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 595-606, September 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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133.

Firm-Level Incentives and the Informativeness of Accounting Reports: An Experiment in Brazil

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Feb 2008
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Universidade de São Paulo and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
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134.

Full Dollarization: The Case of Panama

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Gávea Investimentos and Insper Institute of Education and Research
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135.

Evaluating Bank Efficiency Using Cost Frontier and Quantile Regression Analysis: The Case of Argentina in the Late 1990s

UIUC Department of Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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136.

The Effects of Foreign Direct Investment in Mexico Since NAFTA

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Colby College - Department of Economics

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137.

Easy and Correct Method to Value at Market Values. A Comparison with Other Methods. (In Spanish)

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
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Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
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138.

An Environmental Justice Critique of Comparative Advantage: Indigenous Peoples, Trade Policy, and the Mexican Neoliberal Economic Reforms

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 32, p. 723, 2011, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 29 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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139.

Infrastructure in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5317
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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140.

A Monthly Indicator of Brazilian GDP

UCR Department of Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California Riverside
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141.

Financial Reverberations: The Latin American Banking System During the Mid-1990s

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
BCP Securities, LLC
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142.

Income Distribution in Venezuela Post Hugo Chavez

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
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143.

Costs of Sovereign Default

Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin, Fall 2006, Bank of England Financial Stability Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and Bank of England
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144.

Voice or Public Sector Management? An Empirical Investigation of Determinants of Public Sector Performance Based on a Survey of Public Officials

June 2002
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
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145.

Children Left Behind: The Effect of Major League Baseball on Education in the Dominican Republic

University of Texas Review of Entertainment & Sports Law, Vol. 11, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Wicker, Smith, O'Hara, McCoy & Ford, P.A.
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146.

School Drop-Out and Push-Out Factors in Brazil: The Role of Early Parenthood, Child Labor, and Poverty

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2515
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC) and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region

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147.

Dollarization and Semi-Dollarization in Ecuador

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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148.

Conditional Cash Transfer Programmes: The Recent Experience in Latin America and the Caribbean

Cuadernos de la CEPAL, No. 95, September/November 2011
Number of pages: 216 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Economic Commission for Latin American and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and Universidad Diego Portales - Escuela de Ciencia Política
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149.

The Rule of Law: Mexico's Approach to Expropriation Disputes in the Face of Investment Globalization

Number of pages: 132 Posted: 13 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Zuber Lawler & Del Duca LLP
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150.

Unions and the Labor Market in Brazil

IPEA-World Bank Brazil Jobs Report, 2002
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Development Bank of Latin America - CAF
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