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Finance, Growth, and Institutions in Latin America: What are the Links?

LUISA BLANCO
LATIN AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS 50.2 (2013): 179-208

Using a panel of 16 countries during the 1961-2010 period, we find that financial development has a positive significant effect on economic growth in the long run for high-income countries but a negative significant effect for low-income countries. Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Economía

Crises and Crashes: Argentina 1825-2002

ANA MARÍA CERRO, OSVALDO MELONI
REVISTA DE HISTORIA ECONOMICA / JOURNAL OF IBERIAN AND LATIN AMERICAN ECONOMIC HISTORY 31.2 (2013): 219-252

The objective of this paper is twofold. First, it identifies and categorizes the currency crises suffered by Argentina from 1825 to 2002. Second, it looks for regularities in the behavior of key macroeconomic variables in the neighborhood of crises by means of graphic analysis, non-parametric and econometric techniques Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Economía, Historia

La Autonomía y Dos de sus Patologías Más Recurrentes

CARLOS PEREDA
IDEAS Y VALORES 62 (2013): 153-170

Este trabajo explora el concepto moral kantiano de autonomía a partir de su entorno conceptual, resaltando las diferencias y similitudes con los conceptos de independencia personal y autenticidad.  Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Filosofía

Crecimiento Económico y Transición Demográfica: Un Modelo y el Caso Colombiano de los Siglos XIX y XX

CARLOS ESTEBAN POSADA
REVISTA DESARROLLO Y SOCIEDAD 72 (2013): 71-104

En este artículo se presenta la adaptación y el uso de un modelo de Lucas (2002) de crecimiento económico, transición demográfica y acumulación de capital humano, Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Ciencia Política, Economía

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