Sebastian Edwards

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area

Henry Ford II Chair in International Management

110 Westwood Plaza

Box 951481

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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1.

Banks and Macroeconomic Disturbances Under Predetermined Exchange Rates

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Sep 1997
Sebastian Edwards and Carlos A. Vegh
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Macroeconomic Populism in Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w2986
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
Rudiger Dornbusch and Sebastian Edwards
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (Deceased) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 223 (135,186)
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Exchange Rates in Emerging Economies: What Do We Know? What Do We Need to Know?

NBER Working Paper No. w7228
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Mar 2000 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
Sebastian Edwards and Miguel A. Savastano
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Monetary and Capital Markets Departrment
Downloads 139 (205,313)
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Is the U.S. Current Account Deficit Sustainable? And If Not, How Costly is Adjustment Likely to Be?

NBER Working Paper No. w11541
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 134 (211,381)
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The Determinants of the Choice between Fixed and Flexible Exchange-Rate Regimes

NBER Working Paper No. w5756
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Oct 1996 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Capital Flows, Foreign Direct Investment, and Debt-Equity Swaps in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w3497
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 124 (224,503)
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Why are Saving Rates so Different Across Countries?: An International Comparative Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w5097
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 29 May 2008
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Mexican Peso Crisis? How Much Did We Know? When Did We Know it?

NBER Working Paper No. w6334
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 115 (237,482)
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Exchange Rate Regimes, Capital Flows and Crisis Prevention

NBER Working Paper No. w8529
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 04 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 107 (249,917)
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10.

The Relationship between Exchange Rates and Inflation Targeting Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w12163
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 May 2006 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 101 (260,047)
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How Effective are Capital Controls?

NBER Working Paper No. w7413
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Mar 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 100 (261,741)
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Real Exchange Rates in the Developing Countries: Concepts and Measure- Ment

NBER Working Paper No. w2950
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The International Monetary Fund and the Developing Countries: a Critical Evaluation

NBER Working Paper No. w2909
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 94 (272,471)
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Capital Mobility and Economic Performance: Are Emerging Economies Different?

NBER Working Paper No. w8076
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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15.

Openness, Productivity and Growth: What Do We Really Know?

NBER Working Paper No. w5978
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Sep 2000
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 88 (284,186)
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Controls on Capital Inflows: Do They Work?

NBER Working Paper No. w7645
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 May 2000 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2001
Jose de Gregorio, Sebastian Edwards and Rodrigo Valdés
Central Bank of Chile, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Central Bank of Chile
Downloads 88 (284,186)
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Explaining Fiscal Policies and Inflation in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w3493
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Guido Tabellini
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 84 (292,504)
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Crisis Prevention: Lessons from Mexico and East Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w7233
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 31 Mar 2000 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Capital Flows, Real Exchange Rates, and Capital Controls: Some Latin American Experiences

NBER Working Paper No. w6800
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 17 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Morning after: The Mexican Peso in the Aftermath of the 1994 Currency Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w6516
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 07 May 1998 Last Revised: 16 May 2000
Sebastian Edwards and Miguel A. Savastano
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Monetary and Capital Markets Departrment
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Interest Rate Determination in Developing Countries: a Conceptual Framework

NBER Working Paper No. w1531
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 May 2004 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Mohsin S. Khan
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 78 (305,747)
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22.

The Great Exchange Rate Debate after Argentina

NBER Working Paper No. w9257
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2002
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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23.

Does the Current Account Matter?

NBER Working Paper No. w8275
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 May 2001 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Dollarization and Economic Performance: An Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w8274
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 May 2001 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 74 (315,263)
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Real and Monetary Determinants of Real Exchange Rate Behavior: Theory and Evidence from Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2721
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 73 (317,681)
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26.

The Economics of Latin American Art: Creativity Patterns and Rates of Return

NBER Working Paper No. w10302
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Political Economy of Unilateral Trade Liberalization: The Case of Chile

NBER Working Paper No. w6510
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 18 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Sebastian Edwards and Daniel Lederman
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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Seigniorage and Political Instability

NBER Working Paper No. w3199
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2008
Alex Cukierman, Sebastian Edwards and Guido Tabellini
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 72 (320,094)
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29.

Temporary Import Tariffs, the Real Exchange Rate and the Current Account

IMF Working Paper No. 88/80
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Finding Equilibrium: On the Relation between Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy

BIS Paper No. 96 (Keynote)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Apr 2018
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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31.

A Tale of Two Crises: Chile and Mexico

NBER Working Paper No. w5794
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jul 2000
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 63 (343,636)
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Stock Market Cycles, Financial Liberalization and Volatility

NBER Working Paper No. w9817
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Jul 2003
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and School of Economics and Business - University of Navarra
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Dollarization, Inflation and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w8671
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards and I. Igal Magendzo
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Banco Central de Chile
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On Current Account Surpluses and the Correction of Global Imbalances

NBER Working Paper No. w12904
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2007
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Flexible Exchange Rates as Shock Absorbers

NBER Working Paper No. w9867
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jul 2003
Sebastian Edwards and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
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Interest Rate Volatility, Capital Controls, and Contagion

NBER Working Paper No. w6756
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Jan 1999 Last Revised: 08 May 2000
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Thirty Years of Current Account Imbalances, Current Account Reversals and Sudden Stops

NBER Working Paper No. w10276
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2011
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Openness, Outward Orientation, Trade Liberalization and Economic Performance in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2908
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
Downloads 55 (367,273)
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39.

Trade and Industrial Policy Reform in Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w4772
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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40.

Crises and Growth: A Latin American Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w13019
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2014
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Strict Dollarization and Economic Performance: An Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w9820
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jul 2003
Sebastian Edwards and I. Igal Magendzo
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Banco Central de Chile
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Country Risk, Foreign Borrowing and the Social Discount Rate in an Open Developing Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w1651
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2014
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Chilean Pension Reform: A Pioneering Program

NBER Working Paper No. w5811
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Capital Controls, Exchange Rate Volatility and External Vulnerability

NBER Working Paper No. w11434
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jul 2005
Sebastian Edwards and Roberto Rigobon
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 49 (386,564)
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The U.S. Current Account Deficit: Gradual Correction or Abrupt Adjustment?

NBER Working Paper No. w12154
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 May 2006 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Capital Controls, Sudden Stops and Current Account Reversals

NBER Working Paper No. w11170
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Ldc's Foreign Borrowing and Default Risk: an Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w1172
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Exchange Rates, Inflation and Disinflation: Latin American Experiences

NBER Working Paper No. w4320
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Economic Reforms and Labor Markets: Policy Issues and Lessons from Chile

NBER Working Paper No. w7646
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Sebastian Edwards and Alejandra Cox Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics
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The Pricing of Bonds and Bank Loans in International Markets: an Empirical Analysis of Developing Countries' Foreign Borrowing

NBER Working Paper No. w1689
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Floating Exchange Rates, Expectations and New Information

NBER Working Paper No. w1064
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 May 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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52.

Debt Relief and Fiscal Sustainability

NBER Working Paper No. w8939
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 May 2002
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Volatility Dependence and Contagion in Emerging Equity Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w8506
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Sep 2001
Sebastian Edwards and Raul Susmel
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and University of Houston - Department of Finance
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54.

Are Devaluations Contractionary?

NBER Working Paper No. w1676
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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A Currency of One's Own? An Empirical Investigation on Dollarization and Independent Currency Unions

NBER Working Paper No. w9514
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards and I. Igal Magendzo
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Banco Central de Chile
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Trade Policy, Exchange Rates and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w4511
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 28 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2002
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Capital Controls, Capital Flow Contractions, and Macroeconomic Vulnerability

NBER Working Paper No. w12852
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Interest Rate Volatility and Contagion in Emerging Markets: Evidence from the 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w7813
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Sebastian Edwards and Raul Susmel
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and University of Houston - Department of Finance
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Real Exchange Rate Variability: an Empirical Analysis of the Developing Countries Case

NBER Working Paper No. w1930
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Exchange Rates in Emerging Countries: Eleven Empirical Regularities from Latin America and East Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w17074
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 May 2011
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Behavior of Interest Rates and Real Exchange Rates During a Liberalization Episode: the Case of Chile 1973-83

NBER Working Paper No. w1702
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Interest Rates, Contagion and Capital Controls

NBER Working Paper No. w7801
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Political Economy of Infaliton and Stabilization in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w4319
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The End of Large Current Account Deficits, 1970-2002: Are There Lessons for the United States?

NBER Working Paper No. w11669
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2005
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Fixed Exchange Rates, Inflation and Macroeconomic Discipline

NBER Working Paper No. w4661
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Fernando J. Losada
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and World Bank
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Capital Inflows into Latin America: A Stop-Go Story?

NBER Working Paper No. w6441
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 07 May 1998 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Public Sector Deficits and Macroeconomic Stability in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w5407
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Feb 1997 Last Revised: 13 May 2000
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Is Tanzania a Success Story? A Long Term Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w17764
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Tariffs, Terms of Trade, and the Real Exchange Rate in an Intertemporal Optimizing Model of the Current Account

NBER Working Paper No. w2175
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Political Instability, Political Weakness and Inflation: An Empirical Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w3721
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Guido Tabellini
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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On the Sequencing of Structural Reforms

NBER Working Paper No. w3138
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Banks and Macroeconomics Disturbances Under Predetermined Exchange Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w5977
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 May 2006
Sebastian Edwards and Carlos A. Vegh
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Forty Years of Latin America'S Economic Development: From the Alliance for Progress to the Washington Consensus

NBER Working Paper No. w15190
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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External Imbalances in an Advanced, Commodity-Exporting Country: The Case of New Zealand

NBER Working Paper No. w12620
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Establishing Credibility: The Role of Foreign Advisors

NBER Working Paper No. w11429
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Commodity Export Prices and the Real Exchange Rate in Developing Countries: Coffee in Colombia

NBER Working Paper No. w1570
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2007
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Demand for International Reserves and Monetary Equilibrium: Some Evidence from Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w1307
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Social Security Privatization Reform and Labor Markets: The Case of Chile

NBER Working Paper No. w8924
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 May 2002 Last Revised: 04 May 2002
Sebastian Edwards and Alejandra Cox Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics
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Sequencing of Reforms, Financial Globalization, and Macroeconomic Vulnerability

NBER Working Paper No. w14384
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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80.

Exchange Rates as Nominal Anchors

NBER Working Paper No. w4246
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Terms of Trade Disturbances, Real Exchange Rates and Welfare: the Role of Capital Controls and Labor Market Distortions

NBER Working Paper No. w2907
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards and Jonathan D. Ostry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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82.

Macroeconomic Stabilization in Latin America: Recent Experience and Some Sequencing Issues

NBER Working Paper No. w4697
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 18 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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83.

Monetary Unions, External Shocks and Economic Performance: A Latin American Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w12229
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2006
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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84.

The Demand for International Reserves and Exchange Rate Adjustments: Thecase of Ldcs, 1964-1972

NBER Working Paper No. w1063
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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85.

Temporary Terms of Trade Disturbances, the Real Exchange Rate and the Current Account

NBER Working Paper No. w2629
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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86.

Devaluation Controversies in the Developing Countries: Lessons from the Bretton Woods Era

NBER Working Paper No. w4047
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
Sebastian Edwards and Julio A. Santaella
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
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87.

Latin America's Decline: A Long Historical View

NBER Working Paper No. w15171
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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88.

The Welfare Effects of Trade and Capital Market Liberalization: Consequences of Different Sequencing Scenarios

NBER Working Paper No. w1245
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards and Sweder van Wijnbergen
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The Order of Liberalization of the Current and Capital Accounts of the Balance of Payments

NBER Working Paper No. w1507
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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The Liberalization of the Current Capital Accounts and the Real Exchangerate

NBER Working Paper No. w2162
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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On the Interest Rate Elasticity of the Demand for International Reserves: Some Evidence from Developing Coutries

NBER Working Paper No. w1532
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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92.

Structural Adjustment Policies in Highly Indebted Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2502
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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93.

Money, the Rate of Devaluation and Interest Rates in a Semi-Open Economy: Colombia 1968-1982

NBER Working Paper No. w1380
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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94.

Globalization, Growth and Crises: The View from Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w14034
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jun 2008
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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95.

The Short-Run Relation between Inflation and Growth in Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w1065
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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96.

Commodity Export Boom and the Real Exchange Rate: the Money-Inflation Link

NBER Working Paper No. w1741
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Exchange Controls, Devaluations and Real Exchange Rates: the Latin American Experience

NBER Working Paper No. w2348
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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98.

Stabilization and Liberalization Policies in Central and Eastern Europe: Lessons from Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w3816
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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99.

Debt Relief and the Current Account: An Analysis of the Hipc Initiative

World Economy, Vol. 26, pp. 513-531, April 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Jul 2003
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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100.

Financial Openness, Sudden Stops and Current Account Reversals

NBER Working Paper No. w10277
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2011
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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101.

Terms of Trade, Exchange Rates and Labor Markets Adjustment in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2110
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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102.

Devaluation Crises and the Macroeconomic Consequences of Postponed Adjustment in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2866
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Apr 2004
Sebastian Edwards and Peter J. Montiel
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Williams College - Department of Economics
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Monetary Policy Independence Under Flexible Exchange Rates: An Illusion?

NBER Working Paper No. w20893
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Monetary Policy Independence Under Flexible Exchange Rates: An Illusion?

The World Economy, Vol. 38, Issue 5, pp. 773-787, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 May 2015
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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104.

The U.S. Debt Restructuring of 1933: Consequences and Lessons

NBER Working Paper No. w21694
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Nov 2015
Sebastian Edwards, Francis A. Longstaff and Alvaro Garcia Marin
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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105.

Trade Orientation, Distortions and Growth in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w3716
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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106.

Anticipated Protectionist Policies, Real Exchange Rates and the Current Account

NBER Working Paper No. w2214
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Jonathan D. Ostry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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107.

Sequencing and Welfare: Labor Markets and Agriculture

NBER Working Paper No. w4095
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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108.

Economic Liberalization and the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w2179
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Jan 2007
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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109.

Keynes and the Dollar in 1933

NBER Working Paper No. w23141
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Sovereign Default, Debt Restructuring, and Recovery Rates: Was the Argentinean “Haircut” Excessive?

NBER Working Paper No. w20964
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2015
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Economic Development and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: A Historical Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w20685
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Nov 2014
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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Economic Development and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: A Historical Perspective

Kyklos, Vol. 68, Issue 3, pp. 277-316, 2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jul 2015
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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112.

The Federal Reserve, Emerging Markets, and Capital Controls: A High Frequency Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w18557
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Nov 2012
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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113.

Labor Market Distortions and Structural Adjustments in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w3346
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Alejandra Cox Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics
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114.

Academics as Economic Advisers: Gold, the ‘Brains Trust,’ and Fdr

NBER Working Paper No. w21380
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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115.

Adjustment Patterns to Commodity Terms of Trade Shocks: The Role of Exchange Rate and International Reserves Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w17692
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2011
Joshua Aizenman, Sebastian Edwards and Daniel Riera-Crichton
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Bates College
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116.

The United States and Foreign Competition in Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w2218
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 08 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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117.

Constitutional Rights and Education: An International Comparative Study

NBER Working Paper No. w20475
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Sep 2014
Sebastian Edwards and Alvaro Garcia
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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118.

Keynes on the Sequencing of Economic Policy: Recovery and Reform in 1933

NBER Working Paper No. w24367
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Mar 2018
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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119.

Latin America's Intraregional Trade: Evolution and Future Prospects

NBER Working Paper No. w2738
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Sebastian Edwards and Miguel A. Savastano
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and Monetary and Capital Markets Departrment
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120.

On Uniform Import Tariffs in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w3347
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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121.

The London Monetary and Economic Conference of 1933 and the End of the Great Depression: A “Change of Regime” Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w23204
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2017
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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122.

Globalisation, Growth and Crises: The View from Latin America

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 123-140, June 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Jun 2008
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area
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123.

Interest Rate Volatily, Contagion and Convergence: And Empirical Investigation of the Cases of Argentina, Chile and Mexico

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 55-86, November 1998
Posted: 18 May 2004
Sebastian Edwards
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area

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124.

The Political Economy of Structural Reform in Colombia

Posted: 14 Dec 1999
Roberto Steiner and Sebastian Edwards
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area

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