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Volume Volume 18 Number 1, issue Fall 2017, 2017

Do Payroll Tax Breaks Stimulate Formality? Evidence from Colombia’s Reform pp. 3-40 Downloads
Adriana Kugler, Maurice Kugler and Luis O. Herrera-Prada
Switching from Payroll Taxes to Corporate Income Taxes: Firms’ Employment and Wages after the 2012 Colombian Tax Reform pp. 41-74 Downloads
Raquel Bernal, Marcela Eslava, Marcela Melendez and Alvaro Pinzon
Assessing the Effect of Payroll Taxes on Formal Employment: The Case of the 2012 Tax Reform in Colombia pp. 75-124 Downloads
Leonardo Morales and Carlos Medina
The Impact of Lowering the Payroll Tax on Informality in Colombia pp. 125-155 Downloads
Cristina Fernandez and Leonardo Villar
Corporate Investment in Emerging Markets: The Role of Commodity Prices pp. 157-195 Downloads
Nicolas Magud and Sebastian Sosa
Deceleration in Female Labor Force Participation in Latin America pp. 197-224 Downloads
Leonardo Gasparini and Mariana Marchionni
Short-Run Market Access and the Construction of Better Transportation Infrastructure in Mexico pp. 225-250 Downloads
Fernando Pérez-Cervantes and Aldo Sandoval-Hernandez

Volume Volume 17 Number 2, issue Spring 2017, 2017

Ideology and Taxation in Latin America pp. 1-27 Downloads
Ernesto Stein and Lorena Caro
Organization and Information in the Fight against Crime: The Integration of Police Forces in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil pp. 29-63 Downloads
Rodrigo Soares and Igor Viveiros
Do as I Do, and Also as I Say: Monetary Policy Impact on Brazil’s Financial Markets pp. 65-92 Downloads
Alicia Garcia-Herrero, Eric Girardin and Enestor Dos Santos
The Effects of In Utero Programs on Birth Outcomes: The Case of Buen Comienzo pp. 93-134 Downloads
Lina Cardona-Sosa and Carlos Medina
Identifying the Main Emitters of Carbon Dioxide in Mexico: A Multi-Sectoral Study pp. 135-172 Downloads
Joana Chapa and Araceli Ortega
Are Daily Financial Data Useful for Forecasting GDP? Evidence from Mexico pp. 173-203 Downloads
Raul Ibarra and Luis M. Gomez-Zamudio

Volume Volume 17 Number 1, issue Fall 2016, 2016

Firm Dynamics and Productivity: TFPQ, TFPR, and Demand Side Factors pp. 3-26 Downloads
John Haltiwanger
Firm Size and Development pp. 27-49 Downloads
Hugo Hopenhayn
Comment on Symposium: Development, Firms, and Productivity pp. 51-61 Downloads
Diego Restuccia
Optimal Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Expenditures in Environmentally Small Economies pp. 65-94 Downloads
Sebastian Galiani, Sebastian Miller and Omar Chisari
School Infrastructure and Educational Outcomes: A Literature Review, with Special Reference to Latin America pp. 95-130 Downloads
Paul Glewwe, Ana Cuesta and Booke Krause
Effects of Nutrition Promotion on Child Growth in El Alto, Bolivia: Results from a Geographical Discontinuity Design pp. 131-165 Downloads
Sebastian Martinez, Gaston Gertner and Julia Johannsen
Nowcasting Mexico’s Short-Term GDP Growth in Real-Time: A Factor Model versus Professional Forecasters pp. 167-182 Downloads
Abel Rodríguez Tirado, Marcelo Delajara and Federico Hernández Álvarez

Volume Volume 16 Number 2, issue Spring 2016, 2016

The Costs of Sovereign Default: Theory and Empirical Evidence pp. 1-27 Downloads
Guido Sandleris
The Relationship between National Saving and Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean pp. 29-53 Downloads
Eduardo Cavallo and Mathieu Pedemonte
Reciprocity and Willingness to Pay Taxes: Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Latin America pp. 55-87 Downloads
Daniel Ortega, Lucas Ronconi and Pablo Sanguinetti
Challenges to Promoting Social Inclusion of the Extreme Poor: Evidence from a Large-Scale Experiment in Colombia pp. 89-141 Downloads
Laura Abramovsky, Orazio Attanasio, Kai Barron, Pedro Carneiro and George Stoye
Access to Credit and the Size of the Formal Sector pp. 143-199 Downloads
Pablo N. D’Erasmo
A Comparison of Saving Rates: Microdata Evidence from Seventeen Latin American and Caribbean Countries pp. 201-258 Downloads
Nestor Gandelman

Volume Volume 16 Number 1, issue Fall 2015, 2015

Out-of-School and Out-of-Work Youth in Latin America: A Persistent Problem in a Decade of Prosperity pp. 1-40 Downloads
Mauricio Cardenas, Rafael De Hoyos and Miguel Szekely
When Do Governments Improve Fiscal Institutions? Lessons from Financial Crisis and Fiscal Reform in Latin America pp. 41-76 Downloads
Mark Hallerberg and Carlos Scartascini
Institutions, Informal Labor Markets, and Business Cycle Volatility pp. 77-112 Downloads
Alan Finkelstein Shapiro
Enrollment, Graduation, and Dropout Rates in Latin America: Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full? pp. 113-156 Downloads
Marina Bassi, Matias Busso and Juan Munoz
Does Drug Illegality Beget Violence? Evidence from the Crack-Cocaine Wave in São Paulo pp. 157-185 Downloads
Joao Manoel Pinho De Mello
The Antecedents and Aftermath of Financial Crises as Told by Carlos F. Díaz-Alejandro pp. 187-217 Downloads
Carmen Reinhart

Volume Volume 15 Number 2, issue Spring 2015, 2015

Capital Inflow Surges in Emerging Economies: How Worried Should Latin America and the Caribbean Be? pp. 1-37 Downloads
Andrew Powell and Pilar Tavella
Macroeconomic Gains from Structural Fiscal Policy Adjustments: The Case of Colombia pp. 39-81 Downloads
Hernando Vargas-Herrera, Andres Gonzalez and Ignacio Lozano-Espitia
Knowledge, Information, and Retirement Saving Decisions: Evidence from a Large-Scale Intervention in Chile pp. 83-117 Downloads
Eduardo Fajnzylber and Gonzalo Reyes Hartley
Peer Effects on a Fertility Decision: an Application for Medellín, Colombia pp. 119-159 Downloads
Leonardo Morales
Birth Weight and Early Childhood Physical Health: Evidence from a Sample of Latin American Twins pp. 161-197 Downloads
Victor Saldarriaga
Presidential Address: Macroeconomics and Online Prices pp. 199-213 Downloads
Roberto Rigobon

Volume Volume 15 Number 1, issue Fall 2014, 2014

Inflation Targeting in Colombia, 2002–12 pp. 1-37 Downloads
Marc Hofstetter, Franz Hamann and Miguel Urrutia
Central Bank Liquidity Management and “Unconventional” Monetary Policies pp. 39-87 Downloads
Javier García-Cicco and Enrique Kawamura
Toward a “New” Inflation-Targeting Framework: The Case of Uruguay pp. 89-131 Downloads
Martin Gonzalez-Rozada, Matías Escudero and Martin Sola
Inflation Targeting and Quantitative Tightening: Effects of Reserve Requirements in Peru pp. 133-175 Downloads
Marco Vega, Adrian Armas and Paul Castillo
Singular Focus or Multiple Objectives? What the Data Tell Us about Inflation Targeting in Latin America pp. 177-213 Downloads
Roberto Steiner, Adolfo Barajas, César Pabón and Leonardo Villar

Volume Volume 14 Number 2, issue Spring 2014, 2014

The Vacation Is Over: Implications for the Caribbean of Opening U.S.-Cuba Tourism pp. 1-27 Downloads
Rafael Romeu
The Part-time Premium Enigma: An Assessment of the Chilean Case pp. 29-54 Downloads
Virginia Robano and Andrea Betancor
Foreign Capital and Gender Differences in Promotions: Evidence From Large Brazilian Manufacturing Firms pp. 55-89 Downloads
Danilo Coelho, Miguel Foguel and Marcelo Fernandes
Financial Globalization in Emerging Economies: Much Ado About Nothing? pp. 91-131 Downloads
Eduardo Levy Yeyati and Tomas Williams

Volume Volume 14 Number 1, issue Fall 2013, 2013

Evaluating Different Types of Enterprise Support Programs Using Panel Firm Data: Evidence from the Mexican Manufacturing Sector pp. 1-32 Downloads
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo and Monica Tinajero-Bravo
Latin American Middle Classes: The Distance Between Perception and Reality pp. 33-60 Downloads
Eduardo Lora and Johanna Fajardo-Gonzalez
Teenage School Attendance and Cash Transfers: An Impact Evaluation of PANES pp. 61-102 Downloads
Veronica Amarante, Mery Ferrando and Andrea Vigorito
Bias in Economic News: The Reporting of Nominal Exchange Rate Behavior in Colombia pp. 103-153 Downloads
Rodrigo Taborda
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