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  • Migración y Expectativas Intergeneracionales 

    Gil Lacruz, Ana Isabel (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    In this paper we study how the migration movements powers the inequalities in the human capital acquisition among more and less developed regions. To that end, we consider that migration is a familiar decision derived from ...
  • Estimación del Tamaño de la Economía Oculta por Medio de la Demanda de Circulante: Una Revisión de la Metodología con una Ilustración para Argentina 

    Ahumada, Hildegart; Canavese, Alfredo; Canavese, Paula; González Alvaredo, Facundo (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    The monetary method to measure the size of the shadow economy is based on econometric estimates of the demand for currency. These estimates are used to reckon the currency held by economic agents in excess of the amount ...
  • Ajuste y Proyección de las Tablas Input-Output en Condiciones de Coherencia Estructural Mediante Optimización Matemática 

    Tarancón Morán, Miguel Angel (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    This paper develops an adjustment and projection method for input-output tables based on mathematical programming techniques. One of its main advantages is the flexibility and ability to include information relative to the ...
  • Innovaciones en Productividad y Dinámica de Plantas 

    Bergoeing, Raphael; Piguillem, Facundo (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    The recent empirical evidence shows that plant level dynamics are relevant to explain economic growth. The reallocation of resources across incumbent plants, and the process of entry and exit of plants account for a ...
  • La Estructura Temporal de Tasas de Interés en México: ¿Puede ésta Predecir la Actividad Económica Futura? 

    Castellanos, Sara G.; Camero, Eduardo (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    This article uses conventional models to evaluate whether the term structure of interest rates can predict economic activity in Mexico. A positive relationship between interest rate differentials and economic activity is ...
  • Impact of External Debt and Other Macroeconomic Policies on Output in Brazil: A VAR Approach 

    Hsing, Yu (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    This paper uses a VAR model to quantify the relative importance of external debt, exchange rates, monetary policy and other selected variables when explaining output fluctuations in Brazil. Using the money market rate as ...
  • Transmission Mechanisms and Inflation Targeting: The Case of Colombia's Disinflation 

    Gómez, Javier; Julio, Juan Manuel (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    Colombia has been on a steady disinflation path since the early 1990s. In this paper, we model the transmission mechanism of monetary policy during this disinflation. We describe how inflation evolves in response to important ...
  • Determining the Causes of Bank Runs in Argentina during the Crisis of 2001 

    McCandless, George; Gabrielli, María Florencia; Rouillet, María Josefina (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    We use monthly panel data information on Argentine banks to try to explain the variation in deposits during the 2001 crisis. The variables used are related to the solvency condition of the bank, whether it is public or ...
  • Extreme Value Theory and Value at Risk 

    Fernández, Viviana (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    Value at Risk (VaR) is a measure of the maximum potential change in value of a portfolio of financial assets with a given probability over a given time horizon. VaR became a key measure of market risk since the Basle ...
  • Beyond Punishment: A Tax Compliance Experiment with Taxpayers in Costa Rica 

    Torgler, Benno (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    Tax compliance experiments have been conducted with students and have focused on the effects of deterrence on tax compliance. However, important insights can be gained looking at alternative instruments. A main purpose of ...
  • Testing for an Environmental Kuznets Curve in Latin-American Countries 

    Martínez-Zarzoso, Inmaculada; Bengochea-Morancho, Aurelia (ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003)
    This paper presents empirical estimates of Environmental Kuznets Curves for a panel of Latin-American countries over the period 1975-1998. It uses a new econometric technique that allows for more flexible assumptions in a ...

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