Andrew Powell

Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business

Saenz Valiente 1010

C1428BIJ Buenos Aires

Argentina

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

1300 New York Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20577

United States

Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)

Visiting Scholar

One Eliot Street Building

79 JFK Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

36

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Bank Capital and Loan Loss Reserves Under Basel Ii: Implications for Emerging Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3437
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Giovanni Majnoni, Margaret Miller and Andrew Powell
World Bank, World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 906 (24,640)
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Bank regulation, solvency ratios, loan loss reserves, emerging economies

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Basel Ii and Developing Countries: Sailing Through the Sea of Standards

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3387
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Powell
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Improving Credit Information, Bank Regulation, and Supervision: On the Role and Design of Public Credit Registries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3443
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, World Bank - Financial and Private Sector Development, World Bank and World Bank
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Do Credit Rating Agencies Add Value? Evidence from the Sovereign Rating Business Institutions

IDB Working Paper No. 546
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Eduardo A. Cavallo, Andrew Powell and Roberto Rigobon
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 233 (129,574)
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A Capital Accord for Emerging Economies?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2808
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Powell
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Latin American Banks, Market Discipline and Official Regulation: Completing the Circle

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 May 2005
Inter-American Development Bank, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 180 (165,038)
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Market Discipline, Prudential Regulation, Banking

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Banking on Foreigners: The Behavior of International Bank Lending to Latin America, 1985-2000

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2893
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 178 (166,671)
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On Emerging Economy Sovereign Spreads and Ratings

IDB Working Paper No. 530
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Andrew Powell and Juan F. Martinez S.
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 156 (186,745)
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Loyal Lenders or Fickle Financiers: Foreign Banks in Latin America

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Inter-American Development Bank, University of Chile and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 141 (203,468)
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Foreign banks, credit volatility, portfolio choice, international financial markets

Loyal Lenders or Fickle Financiers: Foreign Banks in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 440
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Inter-American Development Bank, University of Chile and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Commodity Price Booms and Breaks: Detection, Magnitude and Implications for Developing Countries

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-444
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Rodrigo Mariscal and Andrew Powell
El Colegio de Mexico and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 145 (198,458)
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A New Way of Monitoring the Quality of Urban Life

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-272
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Dec 2011
Eduardo A. Lora and Andrew Powell
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 99 (263,512)
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Can Emerging Market Bank Regulators Establish Credible Discipline? The Case of Argentina, 1992-1999

NBER Working Paper No. w7715
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2010
Charles W. Calomiris and Andrew Powell
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 98 (265,285)
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Multilateral Intermediation of Foreign Aid: What is the Trade-Off for Donor Countries?

IDB Working Paper No. 497
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Matteo Bobba and Andrew Powell
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 92 (276,301)
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On the Determinants of International Currency Choice: Will the Euro Dominate the World?

IDB Working Paper No. 513
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Matteo Bobba, Andrew Powell and Giuseppe Della Corte
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 89 (282,149)
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Aid and Growth: Politics Matters

IDB Working Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Matteo Bobba and Andrew Powell
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 85 (290,424)
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How Will the Food Price Shock Affect Inflation in Latin America and the Caribbean?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-PB-120
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Jun 2011
Eduardo A. Lora, Andrew Powell and Pilar Tavella
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 76 (310,441)
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Estimating the Direct Economic Damage of the Earthquake in Haiti

IDB Working Paper No. 46
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Eduardo A. Cavallo, Andrew Powell and Oscar Becerra
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 63 (343,636)
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The Importance of an Effective Legal System for Credit Markets: The Case of Argentina

IDB Working Paper No. 142
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Andrew Powell, Marcela Cristini and Ramiro Moya
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Second Wave of Global Liquidity: Why are Firms Acting Like Financial Intermediaries?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-641
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Julián Caballero, Ugo Panizza and Andrew Powell
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 61 (349,195)
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Corporate finance, Bond issuance, Currency mismatch, Carry trade, Capital controls

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On the Credibility of Inflation Targeting Regimes in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-504
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
Rodrigo Mariscal, Andrew Powell and Pilar Tavella
El Colegio de Mexico, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 60 (352,074)
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Inflation, Expectations, Inflation Targeting, Credibility, Latin America

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Deciding on Monetary Integration: An Operational Approach

KSG Working Paper No. RWP07-041
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Oct 2007
Andrew Powell and Federico Sturzenegger
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
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Economics - International Economics

22.

Multilateral Development Bank Ratings and Preferred Creditor Status

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-697
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Risk Control Limited, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and Risk Control Limited
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Multilateral development banks, Preferred creditor status, Credit ratings, Rating agencies

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Capital Inflow Surges in Emerging Economies: How Worried Should Lac Be?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-326
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Andrew Powell and Pilar Tavella
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 45 (400,463)
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Forecasting Inflation Risks in Latin America: A Technical Note

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-TN-403
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Rodrigo Mariscal and Andrew Powell
El Colegio de Mexico and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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The World of Forking Paths: Latin America and the Caribbean Facing Global Economic Risks

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-MG-126
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 01 Apr 2012
Andrew Powell
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 42 (411,427)
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The Multilateral Response to the Global Crisis: Rationale, Modalities, and Feasibility

IDB Working Paper No. 569
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
Downloads 36 (434,946)
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27.

Volatility and Financial Intermediation

NBER Working Paper No. w6320
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2008
Joshua Aizenman and Andrew Powell
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 28 (470,926)
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A New Taxonomy of Sudden Stops: Which Sudden Stops Should Countries Be Most Concerned About?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-430
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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29.

Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies for the Perfect Storm

IDB Working Paper No. 564
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Central Bank of Brazil, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Capital Requirements for Latin American Banks in Relation to Their Market Risks: The Relevance of the Basle 1996 Amendment to Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Andrew Powell and Veronica Balzarotti
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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On Restructuring, Regulation, and Competition in Utility Industries: Experience in the United Kingdom and Implications for Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Andrew Powell
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Estimating the Direct Economic Damages of the Earthquake in Haiti

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, No. 546, pp. F298-F312, August 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
Eduardo A. Cavallo, Andrew Powell and Oscar Becerra
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3 (620,475)
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Monetary Policy and Anti‐Cyclical Bank Capital Regulation

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 2, pp. 837-858, 2018
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
The Vanguard Group, Inc., Drexel University and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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34.

The Second Wave of Global Liquidity: Why are Firms Acting Like Financial Intermediaries?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10926
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Julián Caballero, Ugo Panizza and Andrew Powell
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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bond issuance, capital controls, carry-trade, corporate finance, currency mismatches

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Prudent Banks and Creative Mimics: Can We Tell the Difference?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-284
Posted: 08 Jan 2012
Andrew Powell, Marcus Miller and Antonia Maier
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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On Endogenous Risk, the Amplification Effects of Financial Systems and Macro Prudential Policies

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-276
Posted: 14 Dec 2011
Giovanni Majnoni and Andrew Powell
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business

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