Mariano Tommasi

Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics

Full Professor

Vito Dumas 284

Victoria, Buenos Aires B1644BID

Argentina

http://faculty.udesa.edu.ar/tommasi/index.htm

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Missed Expectations: The Argentine Convertibility

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Feb 2003
Sebastian Galiani, Daniel Heymann and Mariano Tommasi
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Universidad de Buenos Aires and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Economic Crisis, Contracts, Convertibility and Wealth Perceptions

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The Politics of Federalism in Argentina: Implications for Governance and Accountability

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-327
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Martin Ardanaz, Marcelo Leiras and Mariano Tommasi
Columbia University, Universidad de San Andrés and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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The Economic Effects of Unions in Latin America: Teachers' Unions and Education in Argentina

IDB Working Paper No. 171
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics, Centro de Investigación y Acción Social & CONICET and University of San Andres, Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo Institucional (CEDI)
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Political Institutions, State Capabilities and Public Policy: International Evidence

IDB Working Paper No. 553
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions, State Capabilities and Public Policy: International Evidence

Inter-American Development Bank Research Department Working Paper No. 661
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Feb 2010
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political institutions, Public Policies, Government Capabilities, Veto Players, Intertemporal Cooperation, Development, Human Development Index, Public Expenditures, Policy Index, Adaptability, Stability, Judicial Independence, Party Institutionalization, Congress Capabilities, Cabinet Stability

Political Institutions, Policymaking, and Economic Policy in Latin America

IDB Working Paper Series No. IDB-WP-158
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Martin Ardanaz, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Columbia University, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political institutions, Public policies, Economic policy, Government capabilities, Development, Latin America

Political Institutions, Policymaking, and Economic Policy in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 43
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Martin Ardanaz, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Columbia University, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Decentralization, Fiscal Discipline in Sub-National Governments and the Bailout Problem: The Case of Argentina

IDB Working Paper No. 175
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, World Bank, University of San Andres, Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo Institucional (CEDI), Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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The Making of Policy: Institutionalized or Not?

Inter-American Development Bank Research Department Working Paper No. 100
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Mariano Tommasi and Carlos Scartascini
Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics and Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Political Institutions, Public Policies, Institutional Strength, Protests, Alternative Political Technologies, Development, Judicial Independence, Party Institutionalization, Congress Capabilities, Cabinet Stability, Corruption

The Making of Policy: Institutionalized or Not?

IDB Working Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions, Intertemporal Cooperation, and the Quality of Policies

Inter-American Development Bank Research Department Working Paper No. 676
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political institutions, Public policies, Government capabilities, Intertemporal cooperation, Development, Policy index, Credibility, Judicial independence, Party institutionalization, Congress capabilities, Cabinet stability

Political Institutions, Intertemporal Cooperation, and the Quality of Policies

IDB Working Paper No. 563
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions, Actors, and Arenas in Latin American Policymaking

HOW DEMOCRACY WORKS: POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS, ACTORS, AND ARENAS IN LATIN AMERICAN POLICYMAKING, Washington, DC: IDB and DRCLAS, Harvard University, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Dec 2010
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Policymaking process, Political Institutions, Latin America, Legislatures, Political Parties, Labor Unions

Political Institutions and Street Protests in Latin America

Inter-American Development Bank Working Paper No. 110
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions, Public Policies, Institutional Strength, Protests, Alternative Political Technologies, Political Party Representation, Ideology, Ideological Extremism, Latin America

Political Institutions and Street Protests in Latin America

IDB Working Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Government Capabilities in Latin America: Why They are so Important, What We Know About Them, and What to Do Next

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-PB-210
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jan 2014
Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Veto Players, Intertemporal Interactions and Policy Adaptability: How Do Political Institutions Work?

IDB Working Paper No. 545
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Carlos Scartascini, Mariano Tommasi and Ernesto Stein
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Veto Players, Intertemporal Interactions and Policy Adaptability: How Do Political Institutions Work?

Inter-American Development Bank Research Department Working Paper No. 645
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Veto Players, Policy Adaptability, Policy Stability, Intertemporal Cooperation

Veto Players and Policy Trade-Offs: An Intertemporal Approach to Study the Effects of Political Institutions on Policy

Inter-American Development Bank Working Paper Series No. IDB-WP-159
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Carlos Scartascini, Ernesto Stein and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions, Public Policies, Veto Players, Policy Adaptability, Policy Stability, Intertemporal, Credibility, Repeated Games

Veto Players and Policy Trade-Offs: An Intertemporal Approach to Study the Effects of Political Institutions on Policy

IDB Working Paper No. 44
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Mariano Tommasi, Carlos Scartascini and Ernesto Stein
Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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On the Institutionalization of Congress(Es) in Latin America and Beyond

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-363
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 16 Mar 2013
Valeria Palanza, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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The Political Economy of Productivity: Actors, Arenas, and Policies. A Framework of Analysis

IDB Working Paper No. 540
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Victoria Murillo, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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State Capacity and the Quality of Policies: Revisiting the Relationship between Openness and the Size of Government

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-532
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Maria Franco, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Government capabilities, Quality of policies, Openness, Government size

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Legislative Effort and Career Paths in the Argentine Congress

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-378
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Apr 2013
Martin Rossi and Mariano Tommasi
University of San Andres and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Judicial Lobbying: The Politics of Labor Law Constitutional Interpretation

NBER Working Paper No. w11317
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2009
Matias Iaryczower, Pablo T. Spiller and Mariano Tommasi
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Are We All Playing the Same Game? The Economic Effects of Constitutions Depend on the Degree of Institutionalization

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-237
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Germán Caruso, Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
World Bank, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Centralization Vs. Decentralization: A Principal-Agent Analysis

Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 9, Issue 2, pp. 369-389, April 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Mariano Tommasi and Federico Weinschelbaum
Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - Departamento de Economia
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State Capacity and the Quality of Policies. Revisiting the Relationship between Openness and Government Size

Economics & Politics, Vol. 29, Issue 2, pp. 133-156, 2017
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jun 2017
World Resources Institute, Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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Fiscal policy < Macroeconomic political economy, Globalization/integration < International political economy, Governance < Microfoundations of political economy

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Voters as Fiscal Liberals: Incentives and Accountability in Federal Systems

Economics & Politics, Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp. 135-156, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Osvaldo Meloni and Mariano Tommasi
National University of Tucuman and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics
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The Politics of Productivity

THE AGE OF PRODUCTIVITY: TRANSFORMING ECONOMIES FROM THE BOTTOM UP, Carmen Pagés, ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2012
Carlos Scartascini and Mariano Tommasi
Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics

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Productivity, Political Economy, Policymaking Process, Productive Development Policies

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Why is Argentina's Fiscal Federalism so Inefficient? Entering the Labyrinth

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 169-209, May 1999
Posted: 15 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2008
Sebastian M. Saiegh and Mariano Tommasi
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics

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The Institutional Foundations of Public Policy: A Transactions Approach with Application to Argentina

The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 281-306, 2003
Posted: 19 Jun 2003
Pablo T. Spiller and Mariano Tommasi
University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Universidad de San Andres - Department of Economics

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