Luis Servén

World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

1818 H. Street, N.W.

MSN3-311

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (71)

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The Effects of Infrastructure Development on Growth and Income Distribution

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3400
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
César A. Calderón and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Infrastructure, Growth, Income Inequality

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Infrastructure and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4712
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
César Calderón and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,473 (11,563)
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Infrastructure Economics, Public Sector Economics & Finance, Banks & Banking Reform, Economic Theory & Research

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The Anatomy of a Multiple Crisis: Why Was Argentina Special and What Can We Learn from it?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3081
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Guillermo E. Perry and Luis Servén
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,321 (13,777)
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The Impact of Regulation on Growth and Informality Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3623
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Jul 2005
Norman Loayza, Ana Maria Oviedo and Luis Servén
World Bank - Research Department, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,081 (18,731)
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Regulation, government performance, economic growth, informal economy

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Infrastructure, Growth, and Inequality: An Overview

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7034
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
César Calderón and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Inequality, Economic Theory & Research, Information Technology, Economic Growth, Industrial Economics

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Fiscal Redistribution and Income Inequality in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4487
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Edwin Goni, Humberto Lopez and Luis Servén
World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 866 (25,930)
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Taxation & Subsidies, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Poverty Impact Evaluation

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Infrastructure in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5317
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
César Calderón and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 735 (32,557)
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Greenfield Foreign Direct Investment and Mergers and Acquisitions: Feedback and Macroeconomic Effects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3192
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Research Department, Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 721 (33,421)
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Macroeconomic Uncertainty and Private Investment in Developing Countries: An Empirical Investigation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2035
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 633 (39,779)
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A Normal Relationship? Poverty, Growth, and Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3814
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Humberto Lopez and Luis Servén
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 606 (42,163)
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Trends in Infrastructure in Latin America, 1980-2001

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3401
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
César A. Calderón and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 527 (50,535)
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Infrastructure Assets, Fiscal Retrenchment, Latin America

Are all the Sacred Cows Dead? Implications of the Financial Crisis for Macro and Financial Policies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4807
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 505 (52,723)
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Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Currencies and Exchange Rates

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Regulation and Macroeconomic Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3469
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jan 2005
Norman Loayza, Ana Maria Oviedo and Luis Servén
World Bank - Research Department, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 478 (57,171)
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Regulation, government structure, volatility, economic growth

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What Drives Private Saving Around the World?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2309
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Research Department, Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 388 (73,794)
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Uncertainty, Instability, and Irreversible Investment: Theory, Evidence, and Lessons for Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1722
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 388 (73,551)
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Is Infrastructure Capital Productive? A Dynamic Heterogeneous Approach

Banco de Espana Working Paper No. 1103
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Apr 2011
World Bank, Banco de España and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 225 (132,233)
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Infrastructure, panel cointegration, parameter heterogeneity

Is Infrastructure Capital Productive? A Dynamic Heterogeneous Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5682
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Banco de España and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 152 (189,389)
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Economic Theory & Research, Banks & Banking Reform, Public Sector Economics, Infrastructure Economics

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Global Imbalances Before and after the Global Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5354
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén and Ha Nguyen
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Currencies and Exchange Rates, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate

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Measuring Aid Flows: A New Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2050; Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Working Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Aug 2000
World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 330 (88,072)
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Measuring Aid Flows: A New Approach

IDB Working Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 25 (496,208)
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World Market Integration Through the Lens of Foreign Direct Investors

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 03-02; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3060
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Rui A. Albuquerque, Norman Loayza and Luis Servén
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 310 (94,496)
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Capital Market Integration, Emerging Economies, Global Factors, Foreign Direct Investment

World Market Integration Through the Lens of Foreign Direct Investors

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 66, 2005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Rui A. Albuquerque, Norman Loayza and Luis Servén
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 44 (407,682)
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Capital market integration, emerging economies, global factors, foreign direct investment

Global Transmission of Interest Rates: Monetary Independence and Currency Regime

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2424
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Aug 2000
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 300 (97,910)
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Global Transmission of Interest Rates: Monetary Independence and Currency Regime

NBER Working Paper No. w8828
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 43 (411,532)
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Global Transmission of Interest Rates: Monetary Independence and Currency Regime

Journal of International Money & Finance, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 701-733, 2004
Posted: 17 Oct 2003
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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interest rates, exchange rate regime, currency regime, monetary independence, monetary policy

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Real Exchange Rates, Saving and Growth: Is There a Link?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4636
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Peter J. Montiel and Luis Servén
Williams College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 313 (94,021)
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Macroeconomic Management, Economic Stabilization, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Currencies and Exchange Rates

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Country Portfolios

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-16; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3320
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Oct 2004
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI)
Downloads 251 (118,390)
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Country Portfolios

NBER Working Paper No. w7795
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2001
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI)
Downloads 36 (440,461)
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Macroeconomic Stability in Developing Countries: How Much is Enough?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3456
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Peter J. Montiel and Luis Servén
Williams College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 283 (104,271)
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Macroeconomic Stability in Developing Countries: How Much is Enough?

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 151-178, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Peter J. Montiel and Luis Servén
Williams College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Does Public Capital Crowd Out Private Capital? Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1613
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 274 (108,516)
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Pricing Currency Risk: Facts and Puzzles from Currency Boards

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2815
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Dec 2001
Sergio L. Schmukler and Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 225 (132,233)
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currency risk, currency premium, forward discount, currency board, term structure, covered interest parity, market segmentation, financial crises

Pricing Currency Risk: Facts and Puzzles from Currency Boards

NBER Working Paper No. w9047
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Sergio L. Schmukler and Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 38 (431,861)
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Fiscal Rules, Public Investment, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4382
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 254 (117,433)
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Debt Markets, Public Sector Expenditure Analysis & Management, Access to Finance, Public Sector Economics & Finance

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Undervaluation Through Foreign Reserve Accumulation: Static Losses, Dynamic Gains

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5250
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Anton Korinek and Luis Servén
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Darden School of Business and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 249 (119,847)
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Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Currencies and Exchange Rates, Access to Finance, Emerging Markets

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Walking Up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4158
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
William Easterly, Timothy C Irwin and Luis Servén
New York University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 241 (124,403)
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Public Sector Expenditure Analysis & Management, Public Sector Economics & Finance, Investment and Investment Climate, Economic Stabilization, Fiscal Adjustment

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Informality in Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4888
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Norman Loayza, Luis Servén and Naotaka Sugawara
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 234 (127,611)
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Population Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets

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Real Exchange Rate Uncertainty and Private Investment in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2823
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 197 (150,376)
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Verifiability: A Rationale for the Failure of Intermediate Exchange Rate Regimes

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Mar 2000
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 173 (169,228)
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exchange rate regimes, corners, basket peg, band, target zone, verifiability, transparency, Chile

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Medium Term Business Cycles in Developing Countries

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-029
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2010
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, World Bank - Research Department, Boston College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Business Cycles in Developing Countries, Co-movement between Developed and Developing economies, Volatility, Extensive Margin of Trade, Product Life Cycle, FDI

Medium-Term Business Cycles in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5146
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, World Bank - Research Department, Boston College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 54 (372,613)
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Economic Theory & Research, Political Economy, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Markets and Market Access

Medium Term Business Cycles in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w15428
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, World Bank - Research Department, Boston College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Tango with the Gringo: The Hard Peg and Real Misalignment in Argentina

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3322
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Enrique Alberola, Humberto Lopez and Luis Servén
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 162 (179,080)
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Too Poor to Grow

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Humberto Lopez and Luis Servén
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 143 (198,697)
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Free Trade, Trade Law, Economic Theory & Research, Trade Policy, Currencies and Exchange Rates

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Getting Real About Inequality: Evidence from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3815
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Feb 2006
Edwin Goni, Humberto Lopez and Luis Servén
World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 141 (200,875)
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Productivity, Welfare and Reallocation: Theory and Firm-Level Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5226
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 65 (339,088)
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Economic Theory & Research, E-Business, Economic Growth, Labor Policies, Technology Industry

Productivity, Welfare, and Reallocation: Theory and Firm-Level Evidence

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Mar 2010
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 29 (473,650)
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Productivity, Welfare and Reallocation: Theory and Firm-Level Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w15579
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 18 (539,598)
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Productivity, Welfare and Reallocation: Theory and Firm-Level Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4612
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 16 (552,294)
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productivity, welfare, reallocation, technology, TFP

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Do Capital Flows Respond to Risk and Return?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3059
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Central Bank of Chile, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Productivity and the Welfare of Nations

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6026
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 80 (301,110)
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Economic Theory & Research, Currencies and Exchange Rates, Environmental Economics & Policies, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets

Productivity and the Welfare of Nations

NBER Working Paper No. w17971
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 27 (484,520)
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Productivity and the Welfare of Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6461
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Boston College, Boston College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 13 (571,687)
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TFP, welfare, productivity, Solow residual

Population, Health, and Nutrition: Annual Operational Review for Fiscal 1992

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1152
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 113 (239,376)
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Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Urban Services to the Poor, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Economics & Finance, Banks & Banking Reform

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External Sustainability: A Stock Equilibrium Perspective

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2281
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Central Bank of Chile, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 109 (244,338)
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Income Inequality and Aggregate Saving: The Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1561
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 92 (273,693)
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Terms-of-Trade Shocks and Optimal Investment: Another Look at the Laursen-Metzler Effect

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1424
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 78 (302,802)
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Fiscal and Monetary Contraction in Chile: A Rational-Expectations Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1472
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 60 (348,694)

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Gross Capital Flows by Banks, Corporates, and Sovereigns

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8514
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Maryland and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Financial Structures, Macroeconomic Management, Investment and Investment Climate, International Trade and Trade Rules, Capital Markets and Capital Flows, Capital Flows

Gross Capital Flows by Banks, Corporates and Sovereigns

NBER Working Paper No. w23116
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), University of Maryland, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Gross Capital Flows by Banks, Corporates and Sovereigns

BIS Working Paper No. 760
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 07 Jan 2019
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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quarterly capital flows, business cycles, external corporate and bank debt, sovereign debt, VIX, systemic risk, emerging markets

Gross Capital Inflows to Banks, Corporates and Sovereigns

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11806
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 30 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2018
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), University of Maryland, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Growth, Inequality, and Poverty: A Robust Relationship?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8578
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Gustavo A. Merrero and Luis Servén
University of La Laguna and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 41 (411,027)

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Inequality, Inflation, Small Area Estimation Poverty Mapping, Poverty Assessment, Poverty Lines, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Poverty Diagnostics, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Educational Sciences

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Gross Capital Flows, Common Factors, and the Global Financial Cycle

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8354
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Luis-Diego Barrot and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 40 (414,843)

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Openness, Specialization, and the External Vulnerability of Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7711
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Consumption, Economic Conditions and Volatility, Industrial Economics, Economic Growth, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Economic Theory & Research

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Assessing the Degree of International Consumption Risk Sharing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7867
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Constantino Hevia, Luis Servén and Luis Serven
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - Departamento de Economia, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 35 (434,781)

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International Trade and Trade Rules, Natural Disasters, Consumption, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Macroeconomic Management, Trade and Multilateral Issues

Testing Weak Exogeneity in Cointegrated Panels

Banco de Espana Working Paper No. 1307
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 May 2013
Enrique Moral-Benito and Luis Servén
Banco de España and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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panel data, cointegration, weak exogeneity, Monte Carlo methods

Testing Weak Exogeneity in Cointegrated Panels

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7045
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Enrique Moral-Benito and Luis Servén
Banco de España and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Economic Growth, Consumption, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research

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Verifiability and the Vanishing Intermediate Exchange Rate Regime

NBER Working Paper No. w7901
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 16 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 31 (451,974)
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Assessing the International Comovement of Equity Returns

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8516
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Girum Dagnachew Abate and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Macroeconomic Management, Mutual Funds, Non Bank Financial Institutions, Capital Markets and Capital Flows, Securities Markets Policy & Regulation, Capital Flows

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Gross Capital Flows, Common Factors, and the Global Financial Cycle

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Luis-Diego Barrot and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 23 (492,726)

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Capital Flows, Comovement, Common Factors, Global Financial Cycle

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Adding Space to the International Business Cycle

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8786
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Girum Dagnachew Abate and Luis Servén
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Swept by the Tide? The International Comovement of Capital Flows

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8787
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Investment and Investment Climate, Commodity Risk Management, International Trade and Trade Rules, Macroeconomic Management, Financial Regulation & Supervision

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Partial Consumption Insurance and Financial Openness Across the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6479
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Constantino Hevia and Luis Servén
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - Departamento de Economia and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Labor Policies, Financial Intermediation, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets

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What Drives Private Saving Across the World?

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 82, No. 2, 2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
World Bank - Research Department, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Private savings, Estimators, Inflation rates, Savings rates, National savings, Statistical estimation, P values, Instrumental variables estimation, Ratios, Terms of trade

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How Effective Is Fiscal Policy in Raising National Saving?

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 82, No. 2, 2000
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
World Bank - Research Department, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Global Transmission of Interest Rates: Monetary Independence and the Currency Regime

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2424
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Sep 2017
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Macroeconomic Management, Environmental Economics & Policies, Economic Stabilization, Economic Theory & Research, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Payment Systems & Infrastructure

59.

Medium Term Business Cycles in Developing Countries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8574
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Harvard Business School, World Bank - Research Department, Boston College and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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business cycles in developing countries, co-movement between developed and developing economies, extensive margin of trade, FDI, product life cycle, volatility

60.

Saving in Mexico: The National and International Experience

Economía Mexicana, VIII (2): 181-230. 1999.
Posted: 05 Oct 2017
Duke University - Department of Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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61.

Saving in Developing Countries: An Overview

World Bank Economic Review, 14(3): 393-414, 2000
Posted: 05 Oct 2017
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

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62.

Saving and Investment: Paradigms, Puzzles, Policies

World Bank Research Observer, 11 (1): 87-117, 1996.
Posted: 05 Oct 2017
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and International Labour Organization (ILO) - Policy Integration Department

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Adjustment Mechanism, Binding Constraint, Capital Accumulation, Capital Flows, Closed Economy, Current Account Surplus, Developing Countries, Foreign Financing, Gross Domestic Product, Human Capital, Income, Incomes, Industrial Countries, Interest Rates, International Capital, Open Economy, Output,

63.

World Saving: Trends and Theories

Estudios de Economía 25 (2): 191-215, 1998
Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel and Luis Servén
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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64.

Does Income Inequality Raise Aggregate Saving?

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2000
Posted: 26 Sep 2017
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel and Luis Servén
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Saving; Inequality; Income Distribution

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Verifiability: A Rationale for the Failure of Intermediate Exchange Rate Regimes

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 62, No. 2, 2001
Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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exchange rate regimes, corners, basket peg, band, target zone, verifiability, transparency, Chile

66.

Infrastructure and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 19, No. Supplement 1, pp. i13-i87, 2010
Posted: 10 May 2010
César A. Calderón and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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H54, O40, D31, O55

67.

Walking Up the Down Escalator: Public Investment and Fiscal Stability

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 37-56, 2008
Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Timothy C Irwin and Luis Servén
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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O23, E62, H60, H54

68.

Macroeconomic Volatility and Welfare in Developing Countries: An Introduction

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 343-357, 2007
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
World Bank - Research Department, University of Southern California, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI)

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Tracking Nafta's Shadow 10 Years on: Introduction to the Symposium

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 335-344, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Daniel Lederman and Luis Servén
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Pricing Currency Risk Under Currency Boards

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 69, No. 2
Posted: 19 Feb 2003
Sergio L. Schmukler and Luis Servén
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Currency risk, Currency premium, Forward discount, Currency board, Term structure, Covered interest parity, Market segmentation, Financial crises

71.

Does Income Inequality Raise Aggregate Saving?

Posted: 05 Jun 1998
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel and Luis Servén
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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