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Vol. 17, No. 1 (2002)

Vol. 17, No. 1 (2002)

 

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  • Walker, Eduardo; Maturana, Gustavo (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2002)
    This paper studies the apparent lack of value creation by Chilean equity mutual funds, emphasizing the role of their "investment styles" (obtained by combining multiple equity and fixed-income benchmarks, using Sharpe�s ...
  • Bravo, Héctor Felipe; Frenken, Helmut (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2002)
    This paper develops a methodology to build a leading indicator for economic activity in Chile, that can be applied more generally to other economic series. The first step is to evaluate the leading capacities of a group ...
  • Ortiz, Carlos H. (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2002)
    In a well-known paper on the structure of development, Leontief (1963) showed that a country�s degree of economic development could be assessed by the relative completeness of its economic structure. This pattern of ...
  • Johnson, Christian (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2002)
    This article presents a historical analysis of inflation in Chile from 1933 to 2001, estimating generalized autoregressive heteroskedasticity models, including asymmetric extensions such as the Threshold, Quadratic and ...
  • Hernández, Leonardo; Mellado, Pamela; Valdés, Rodrigo (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2002)
    This paper studies the determinants of private capital flows to developing countries during the last two episodes of large inflows, the late 1970s-early 1980s and the 1990s. The paper also tests for contagion effects in ...