Ugo Panizza

United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Palais des Nations

Office E 8074

Geneva, 1211

Switzerland

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)

PO Box 136

Geneva, CH-1211

Switzerland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Domestic and External Public Debt in Developing Countries

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Discussion Paper No. 188
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2008
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Public debt, Sovereign default, Debt crises, External debt, Debt sustainability, Debt Management, Domestic debt, Government bonds, Currency crises, External sustainability

Public Debt Around the World: A New Dataset of Central Government Debt

Inter-American Development Bank Working Paper No. 561
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Apr 2006
Dany Jaimovich and Ugo Panizza
Goethe University Frankfurt and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 783 (29,769)
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Public Debt, Debt Management, Fiscal Sustainability

Public Debt Around the World: A New Dataset of Central Government Debt

IDB Working Paper No. 467
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Dany Jaimovich and Ugo Panizza
Goethe University Frankfurt and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 34 (454,296)
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Should the Government Be in the Banking Business? The Role of State-Owned and Development Banks

IDB Working Paper No. 428
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, University of Chile and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Citation 16

Bank Ownership and Performance

IDB Working Paper No. 429
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Alejandro Micco, Ugo Panizza and Mónica Yañez
University of Chile, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 537 (49,476)
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Bank Ownership and Performance

IADB Working Paper No. 518
Posted: 10 Dec 2004
Alejandro Micco, Ugo Panizza and Monica Yanez
University of Chile, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department

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Banking, privatization, owership, performance

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State-Owned Banks: Do They Promote or Depress Financial Development and Economic Growth?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Dec 2004
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, University of Chile and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 536 (50,065)
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Banking, privatization, state-owned banks, financial development, Latin America

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Citation 103

Why Do Countries Float the Way They Float?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 May 2000
Ricardo Hausmann, Ugo Panizza and Ernesto Stein
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 458 (60,407)
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Exchange Rate, Emerging Markets, Dollarization

Why Do Countries Float the Way They Float?

IDB Working Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ricardo Hausmann, Ugo Panizza and Ernesto Stein
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 62 (351,385)
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Why Do Countries Float the Way They Float?

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 66, No. 2, pp. 387-414, 2001
Posted: 11 Jan 2002
Ricardo Hausmann, Ugo Panizza and Ernesto Stein
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

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Exchange rate regimes, Emerging Markets, Balance Sheets

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Citation 10

Structural Reforms in Latin America Under Scrutiny

IDB Working Paper No. 394
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Eduardo A. Lora and Ugo Panizza
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Structural Reforms in Latin America Under Scrutiny

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 May 2002
Ugo Panizza and Eduardo A. Lora
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department
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On the Determinants of Fiscal Centralization: Theory and Evidence

Working Paper No. Q 2 1998
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 May 1998
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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On the Determinants of Fiscal Centralization: Theory and Evidence

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 74, 1999
Posted: 05 Oct 1999
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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Income Inequality and Economic Growth: Evidence from American Data

IADB Working Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Oct 1999
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 420 (67,147)
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Income Inequality and Economic Growth: Evidence from American Data

Journal of Economic Growth, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 Feb 2002
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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Inequality, Endogenous Growth, Political Economy

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Social Mobility and Religion: Evidence from Lebanon

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Dec 2001
Ugo Panizza and Marianne El-Khoury
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and World Bank - Middle East & North Africa Region
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Social Mobility, Inequality, Religion, Lebanon

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Political Institutions and Growth Collapses

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 May 2000
Fedesarrollo, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Economics
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Political Institutions and Growth Collapses

IDB Working Paper No. 350
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Fedesarrollo, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Why Do Lazy People Make More Money? The Strange Case of the Public Sector Wage Premium

Inter-American Development Bank Working Paper No. 403
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 310 (95,577)
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Why Do Lazy People Make More Money? The Strange Case of the Public Sector Wage Premium

IDB Working Paper No. 334
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Citation 38

Bank Ownership and Lending Behavior

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Dec 2004
Alejandro Micco and Ugo Panizza
University of Chile and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 254 (118,304)
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State-owned banks, credit cycle

Bank Ownership and Lending Behavior

IDB Working Paper No. 431
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Alejandro Micco and Ugo Panizza
University of Chile and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 106 (253,210)
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Political Particularism Around the World

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Oct 2001
Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Economics, Fedesarrollo, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 241 (125,349)
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Reform Fatigue: Symptoms, Reasons, Implications

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 229 (131,854)
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Latin America, Reforms

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Procyclicality or Reverse Causality?

IDB Working Paper No. 501
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Dany Jaimovich and Ugo Panizza
Goethe University Frankfurt and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 225 (134,195)
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Islam and Female Education: Evidence from Individual-Level Data

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Feb 2003
Mandana Hajj and Ugo Panizza
American University of Beirut - New York Office and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Religion, Education, Islam, Gender, Discrimination

An Evaluation of the Contractionary Devaluation Hypothesis

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Apr 2007
Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Inter-American Development Bank and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Currency depreciation, Debt composition, Balance sheet effects

An Evaluation of the Contractionary Devaluation Hypothesis

IDB Working Paper No. 486
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Inter-American Development Bank and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Citation 20

The Cyclical Nature of North-South FDI Flows

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Mar 2003
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 138 (207,316)
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Business Cycle, FDI, Foreign, Direct, Investment

The Cyclical Nature of North-South FDI Flows

IDB Working Paper No. 401
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Citation 61

The Elusive Costs of Sovereign Defaults

CIF Working Paper No. 11/2006
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati and Ugo Panizza
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 104 (256,742)
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The Elusive Costs of Sovereign Defaults

IDB Working Paper No. 485
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati and Ugo Panizza
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 66 (340,039)
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Electoral Rules, Political Systems, and Institutional Quality

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 1999
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 162 (181,266)
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Electoral Rules, Political Systems, and Institutional Quality

Economics and Politics, Forthcoming
Posted: 11 Jan 2002
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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Institutional efficiency, Corruption, Political particularism, Comparative politics, Law tradition

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Sovereign Debt in the Americas: New Data and Stylized Facts

CIF Working Paper No. 09/2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Aug 2006
Central Bank of Chile, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Downloads 144 (199,728)
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Sovereign Debt in the Americas: New Data and Stylized Facts

IDB Working Paper No. 481
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Adolfo Ibanez University, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Downloads 141 (203,157)
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Currency Mismatches, Debt Intolerance and Original Sin: Why They are Not the Same and Why it Matters

NBER Working Paper No. w10036
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2009
University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Citation 20

Do Sovereign Defaults Hurt Exporters?

IADB Working Paper No. 553
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Mar 2006
Eduardo Borensztein and Ugo Panizza
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 102 (260,221)
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Sovereign Debt, Default, International Trade, Difference in Difference, Exports

Do Sovereign Defaults Hurt Exporters?

IDB Working Paper No. 460
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Eduardo Borensztein and Ugo Panizza
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 14 (572,055)
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Inflation and Labor Market Flexibility: The Squeaky Wheel Gets the Grease

IADB Research Department Working Paper No. 495
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2003
Ana Maria Loboguerrero and Ugo Panizza
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 93 (276,835)

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Employment, Unemployment, Flexibility, Inflation, Deflation, Job Security

Inflation and Labor Market Flexibility: The Squeaky Wheel Gets the Grease

IDB Working Paper No. 416
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Ana Maria Loboguerrero and Ugo Panizza
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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International Evidence on Recovery from Recessions

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 31, Issue 2, pp. 424-439, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Valerie Cerra, Ugo Panizza and Sweta C. Saxena
International Monetary Fund (IMF), United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Debt Instruments and Policies in the New Millennium: New Markets and New Opportunities

IDB Working Paper No. 465
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), University of California, Berkeley and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 74 (315,601)
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Income Inequality and Economic Growth: Evidence from the American Data

IDB Working Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 72 (320,453)

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The Long-Run Volatility Puzzle of the Real Exchange Rate

NBER Working Paper No. w10751
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Sep 2004
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 52 (377,172)
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The Unexplained Part of Public Debt

IDB Working Paper No. 461
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Goethe University Frankfurt and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Inflation Expectations: Review and Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8785
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Development Prospects Group at the World Bank, World Bank, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and World Bank
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Inflation, Macroeconomic Management, Financial Structures, International Trade and Trade Rules, Public Sector Economics, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Economic Adjustment and Lending, Macro-Fiscal Policy

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The Public Sector Premium and the Gender Gap in Latin America: Evidence from the 1980s and 1990s

IDB Working Paper No. 362
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 42 (411,901)
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Corporate Governance and Private Capital Flows to Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
University of Ottawa, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, University of Chile and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Fiscal Sustainability in Emerging Market Countries with an Application to Ecuador

IDB Working Paper No. 424
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Targeting the Structural Balance

IDB Working Paper No. 500
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Laura dos Reis, Paolo Manasse and Ugo Panizza
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Department of Economics, University of Bologna and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Why are Latin Americans so Unhappy About Reforms?

IDB Working Paper No. 472
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Ugo Panizza and Mónica Yañez
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Why are Latin Americans so Unhappy About Reforms?

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 1-29, May 2005
Posted: 16 Jun 2005
Ugo Panizza and Monica Yanez
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department

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Political economy, reforms, crisis, Latin America

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Bank Ownership and Performance: Does Politics Matter?

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 Mar 2006
Alejandro Micco, Ugo Panizza and Monica Yanez
University of Chile, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department

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Banking, Privatization, Ownership, Performance

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Public Sector Wages and Bureaucratic Quality: Evidence from Latin America

Economia, Fall 2001
Posted: 05 Apr 2002
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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Public Sector Labor Market, Institutional Quality, and Corruption

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The Public Sector Premium and the Gender Gap in Latin America: Evidence for the 1980s and 1990s

IADB, Research Department Working Paper No. 431
Posted: 08 Nov 2000
Ugo Panizza
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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