Laura Alfaro

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Growth and the Quality of Foreign Direct Investment: Is All FDI Equal

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 07-072
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Laura Alfaro and Andrew Charlton
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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foreign direct investment, economic growth, industry data, spillovers, instrumental variables

Aggregate and Firm-Level Stock Returns During Pandemics, In Real Time

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 12 May 2020
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, Elon University - Department of Economics and Yale University
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COVID-19, Coronavirus, Jobless Claims, Stock Returns, Equity Markets, Labor Markets, Pandemic, Epidemiology

Aggregate and Firm-Level Stock Returns During Pandemics, in Real Time

NBER Working Paper No. w26950
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, Elon University - Department of Economics and Yale University
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Deregulation, Misallocation, and Size: Evidence from India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-056
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
Laura Alfaro and Anusha Chari
Harvard University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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Deregulation, Misallocation, and Size: Evidence from India

NBER Working Paper No. w18650
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
Laura Alfaro and Anusha Chari
Harvard University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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Foreign Direct Investment, Finance, and Economic Development

Chapter for the Encyclopedia of International Economics and Global Trade, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2017
Laura Alfaro and Jasmina Chauvin
Harvard University and Harvard Business School
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The Global Agglomeration of Multinational Firms

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-043
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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multinational firm, agglomeration, location fundamentals, agglomeration economies

The Global Agglomeration of Multinational Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w15576
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2010
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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FDI Spillovers, Financial Markets, and Economic Development

IMF Working Paper No. 03/186
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Harvard University, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Bilkent University - Department of Economics
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Economic growth, financial markets, foreign direct investment

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Surviving the Global Financial Crisis: Foreign Direct Investment and Establishment Performance

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-110
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jun 2010
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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Global Financial Crisis, Establishment Response, Foreign Direct Investment, Production Linkage, Financial Linkage, Network

Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration? Evidence from Trade Policy

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-060
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2013
Harvard University, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Vienna and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Theory of the firm, vertical integration, product prices

Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration?

NBER Working Paper No. w16118
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2010
Harvard University, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Vienna and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Trade Policy and Firm Boundaries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7899
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Harvard University, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Vienna and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Firm Organization, Regional Trade Agreements, Tariffs

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Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Evaluating the Impact of the Argentina Ruling

Harvard Business Law Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University
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Intra-Industry Foreign Direct Investment

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 08-018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2009
Laura Alfaro and Andrew Charlton
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Multinational Activity, Foreign Direct Investment, Horizontal FDI, Vertical FDI, Stages of Production

Intra-Industry Foreign Direct Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w13447
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2010
Laura Alfaro and Andrew Charlton
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Capital and Control: Lessons from Malaysia

Challenge, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 36-53, July/August 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Laura Alfaro and Rawi Abdelal
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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capital controls, globalization

Selection and Market Reallocation: Productivity Gains from Multinational Production

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 12-111
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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Productivity gains, multinational production, selection, market reallocation, and within-firm productivity

Selection and Market Reallocation: Productivity Gains from Multinational Production

NBER Working Paper No. w18207
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Jul 2012
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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Sovereign Debt as a Contingent Claim: A Quantitative Approach

Journal of International Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Sovereign debt, default, contingent claims, sustainability, volatility

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Transportation Cost and the Geography of Foreign Investment

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 17-061
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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The Real Exchange Rate, Innovation and Productivity

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 18-044
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2020
Harvard University, University of Vienna, University of Mannheim and University of Mannheim
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Real exchange rate, innovation, productivity, exporting, importing, financial constraints, firm-level data

The Real Exchange Rate, Innovation and Productivity: Heterogeneity, Asymmetries and Hysteresis

NBER Working Paper No. w24633
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 25 May 2018
Harvard University, University of Vienna, University of Mannheim and University of Mannheim
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The Real Exchange Rate, Innovation and Productivity: Heterogeneity, Asymmetries and Hysteresis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12943
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2019
Harvard University, University of Vienna, University of Mannheim and University of Mannheim
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exporting, Financial constraints, Firm-Level Data, importing, Innovation, productivity, real exchange rate

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The Price of Capital: Evidence from Trade Data

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 07-073
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Laura Alfaro and Faisal Z. Ahmed
Harvard University and Harvard Business School
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Price of Capital Goods, Imports of Machinery, Trade Data

Sovereigns, Upstream Capital Flows and Global Imbalances

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 12-009
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Harvard University, University of Maryland and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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current account, aid/government debt, reserves, productivity

Sovereigns, Upstream Capital Flows and Global Imbalances

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-126/2
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
Harvard University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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current account, aid/government debt, reserves, puzzles of flows, productivity

Sovereigns, Upstream Capital Flows, and Global Imbalances

NBER Working Paper No. w17396
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Harvard University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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Sovereigns, Upstream Capital Flows, and Global Imbalances

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8648
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Harvard University, University of Maryland and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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aid/government debt, current account, productivity, puzzles of flows, reserves

Plant-Size Distribution and Cross-Country Income Differences

HBS Working Paper No. 07-086
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 May 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Laura Alfaro, Andrew Charlton and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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heterogeneous plants, productivity, policy distortions

Plant-Size Distribution and Cross-Country Income Differences

NBER Working Paper No. w14060
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2008
Laura Alfaro, Andrew Charlton and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Optimal Reserve Management and Sovereign Debt

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 07-010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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foreign reserves, sovereign debt, default, sudden stops

Optimal Reserve Management and Sovereign Debt

NBER Working Paper No. w13216
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Economías emergentes y COVID-19 Cierres en un mundo de empresas informales y pequeñas (EMEs and COVID-19 Shutting Down in a World of Informal and Tiny Firms)

Documento CEDE No. 19 (versión español)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jun 2020
Laura Alfaro, Oscar Becerra and Marcela Eslava
Harvard University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and University of the Andes (CEDE)
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COVID-19, economías emergentes, informalidad, distribución de tamaño de empresa, América Latina

India Transformed? Insights from the Firm Level 1988-2005

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-030
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Oct 2009
Laura Alfaro and Anusha Chari
Harvard University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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India Transformed? Insights from the Firm Level 1988-2005

NBER Working Paper No. w15448
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Laura Alfaro and Anusha Chari
Harvard University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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On the Direct and Indirect Real Effects of Credit Supply Shocks

Banco de Espana Working Paper No. 1809
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Mar 2018
Harvard University, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE) and Banco de España
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bank-lending channel, employment, investment, output, matched employeremployee, input-output linkages

On the Direct and Indirect Real Effects of Credit Supply Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w25458
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
Harvard University, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE) and Banco de España
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On the Direct and Indirect Real Effects of Credit Supply Shocks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12794
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Harvard University, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE) and Banco de España
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Bank-Lending Channel, employment, input-output linkages., investment, matched employer-employee, output

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How Does Foreign Direct Investment Promote Economic Growth? Exploring the Effects of Financial Markets on Linkages

NBER Working Paper No. w12522
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 29 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2010
Harvard University, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Bilkent University - Department of Economics
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On the Direct and Indirect Real Effects of Credit Supply Shocks

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 18-052
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2018
Harvard University, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Banco de España
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bank-lending channel, employment, investment, output, matched employer-employee, input-output linkages.

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Why Doesn't Capital Flow from Rich to Poor Countries? An Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w11901
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2010
Harvard University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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Surviving the Global Financial Crisis: Foreign Ownership and Establishment Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5946
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Emerging Markets, Economic Conditions and Volatility

Surviving the Global Financial Crisis: Foreign Ownership and Establishment Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w17141
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Laura Alfaro and Maggie Xiaoyang Chen
Harvard University and George Washington University
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Lessons Unlearned? Corporate Debt in Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 May 2017
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics
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Emerging Markets, Corporate Debt, Financial Fragility, Firm-Level Data, Large Firms

Lessons Unlearned? Corporate Debt in Emerging Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w23407
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 May 2017 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics
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Lessons Unlearned? Corporate Debt in Emerging Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12038
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 May 2017
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics
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Corporate Debt, emerging markets, financial fragility, Firm-Level Data, Large Firms

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Sovereign Debt: Indexation and Maturity

IDB Working Paper No. 466
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Come Together: Firm Boundaries and Delegation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7054
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Harvard University, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Mannheim, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Boston University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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vertical integration, delegation, real options, supply assurance

Come Together: Firm Boundaries and Delegation

NBER Working Paper No. w24603
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 14 May 2018 Last Revised: 21 May 2018
Harvard University, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Mannheim, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Boston University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Come Together: Firm Boundaries and Delegation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12923
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 15 May 2018 Last Revised: 20 May 2019
Harvard University, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Mannheim, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Boston University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Decentralization, real options, supply assurance, vertical integration

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Capital Flows in a Globalized World: The Role of Policies and Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w11696
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Dec 2005
Harvard University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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EMEs and COVID-19 Shutting Down in a World of Informal and Tiny Firms

Documento CEDE No. 19
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jun 2020
Laura Alfaro, Oscar Becerra and Marcela Eslava
Harvard University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and University of the Andes (CEDE)
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COVID-19, emerging economies, informality, Örm-size distribution, Latin America

EMEs and COVID-19: Shutting Down in a World of Informal and Tiny Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w27360
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Laura Alfaro, Oscar Becerra and Marcela Eslava
Harvard University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and University of the Andes (CEDE)
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Debt Maturity: Is Long-Term Debt Optimal?

NBER Working Paper No. w13119
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2007
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Debt Maturity: Is Long-Term Debt Optimal?

Review of International Economics, Vol. 17, Issue 5, pp. 890-905, November 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Nov 2009
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Internalizing Global Value Chains: A Firm-Level Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w21582
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Sep 2015
Laura Alfaro, Pol Antras, Davin Chor and Paola Conconi
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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Internalizing Global Value Chains: A Firm-Level Analysis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10837
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Sep 2015
Laura Alfaro, Pol Antras, Davin Chor and Paola Conconi
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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global value chains, incomplete contracts, sequential production

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International Financial Integration and Entrepreneurial Firm Activity

NBER Working Paper No. w13118, NBER Working Paper No. w13118
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Laura Alfaro and Andrew Charlton
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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On the Political Economy of Temporary Stabilization Programs

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Feb 2003
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University
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Capital Controls, Risk, and Liberalization Cycles

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Aug 2004
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Social Interactions in Pandemics: Fear, Altruism, and Reciprocity

NBER Working Paper No. w27134
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 May 2020
Harvard University, Goethe University Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
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Social Interactions in Pandemics: Fear, Altruism, and Reciprocity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14716
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 May 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2020
Harvard University, Goethe University Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
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Cities, mobility, Pandemics, SIR networks, Social interactions, Social planner, social preferences, targeted policies

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Nominal Versus Indexed Debt: A Quantitative Horse Race

NBER Working Paper No. w13131
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2007
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Debt Redemption and Reserve Accumulation

NBER Working Paper No. w19098
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Elusive Safety: The New Geography of Capital Flows and Risk

CESifo Working Paper No. 8249
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 May 2020
Harvard University, Goethe University Frankfurt, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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tax havens, geography of flows, profit shifting, tax avoidance, risk, safe assets, endogenous entry

Elusive Safety: The New Geography of Capital Flows and Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w27048
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
Harvard University, Goethe University Frankfurt, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Elusive Safety: The New Geography of Capital Flows and Risk

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14636
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2020
Harvard University, Goethe University Frankfurt, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of International Finance and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Endogenous entry, Geography of flows, Profit shifting, risk, safe assets, Tax avoidance, tax havens

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Capital Controls: A Political Economy Approach

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University
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Fiscal Rules and Sovereign Default

NBER Working Paper No. w23370
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 May 2017
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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The Real Effects of Capital Controls: Firm-Level Evidence from a Policy Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20726
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2015
Laura Alfaro, Anusha Chari and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
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Corporate Debt, Firm Size and Financial Fragility in Emerging Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w25459
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
Harvard University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics
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Undisclosed Debt Sustainability

NBER Working Paper No. w26347
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Oct 2019
Laura Alfaro and Fabio Kanczuk
Harvard University and University of São Paulo (USP)
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FDI, Productivity and Financial Development

World Economy, Vol. 32, Issue 1, pp. 111-135, January 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Laura Alfaro, Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan and Selin Sayek
Harvard University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Bilkent University - Department of Economics
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Sticky Capital Controls

NBER Working Paper No. w26997
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
CUNY Graduate Center, Harvard University and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Chile's Copper Surplus: The Road Not Taken (A)

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit case no. 710-019
Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Laura Alfaro, Dante Roscini and Renee Kim
Harvard University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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Chile's Copper Surplus: The Road Not Taken (B)

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit case no. 710-020
Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Laura Alfaro, Dante Roscini and Renee Kim
Harvard University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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50.

Global Capital and National Institutions: Crisis and Choice in the International Financial Architecture

GLOBAL CAPITAL AND NATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, World Scientific, December 2009
Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University

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International Capital Flows, Globalization, External Business Environment, International Macroeconomics, Determinants of International Capital, Effects of Foreign Capital on Host Countries, Exchange Rates, Financial and Currency Crises, Managerial Decisions

51.

Australia: The Riches and Challenges of Commodities

HBS Case No. 709-007, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit
Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Laura Alfaro and Renee Kim
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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52.

Special Economic Zones in India: Public Purpose and Private Property (A)

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit No. 709-027, HBS Case No. 709-027
Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Laura Alfaro and Lakshmi Iyer
Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit

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53.

Tata Motors in Singur: Public Purpose and Private Property (B)

HBS Case No. 709-029, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit No. 709-029
Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Laura Alfaro, Lakshmi Iyer and Namrata Arora
Harvard University, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Harvard Business School

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54.

U.S. Subprime Mortgage Crisis: Policy Reactions

HBS Case No. 708-036
Posted: 27 May 2009
Laura Alfaro and Renee Kim
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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55.

U.S. Subprime Mortgage Crisis: Policy Reactions (B)

HBS Case No. 709-045
Posted: 27 May 2009
Laura Alfaro and Renee Kim
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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56.

Chronology of the Asian Financial Crisis

HBS Case number: 708-001, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit
Posted: 24 May 2009
Laura Alfaro, Rafael Di Tella and Renee Kim
Harvard University, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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57.

The First Global Financial Crisis of the 21st Century

HBS Case Number: 709-057, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit
Posted: 21 May 2009
Laura Alfaro and Renee Kim
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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58.

Kinyuseisaku: Monetary Policy in Japan (A)

HBS Case No. 708-017, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Paper No. 1408067
Posted: 21 May 2009
Laura Alfaro and Akiko Kanno
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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59.

Kinyuseisaku: Monetary Policy in Japan (B)

HBS Case No. 709-056, Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Paper No. 1408068
Posted: 21 May 2009
Laura Alfaro and Akiko Kanno
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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60.

Why Governments Implement Temporary Stabilization Programs

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 211-245, November 1999
Posted: 24 May 2004
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University

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61.

Inflation, Openness, and Exchange-Rate-Regimes

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Laura Alfaro
Harvard University

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Credibility, commitment mechanisms, exchange-rate regimes, inflation, openness