Estimating the Direct Economic Damages of the Earthquake in Haiti. Coauthored with Andrew Powell and Oscar Becerra. The Economic Journal, Volume 120, Issue 546, pages F298-F312. Previous versions available IDB Working Paper #163. Media coverage: CNN en Español, Associated Press, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Washington Post, New York Times, The Economist, among others.
International Finance / Macro
The Role of Relative Price Volatility in the Efficiency of Investment Allocation. Co-authored with Alejandro Izquierdo, Arturo Galindo and John Jairo Leon. Journal of International Money and Finance, Volume 33 (2013) 1-18. Previous version available through IDB Working Paper #208.
Argentina 2002: when the attempt to set the right prices destroyed property rights. Coauthored with Domingo F. Cavallo. (September 2002). Techniques Financières et Développement N°70, mars 2003.
Books & Chapters
"Quid Pro Quo: sudden stops and commitment" Coauthored with Andrés Velasco and Roberto Chang. This is a completely new version of a paper circulated under the same title. The previous paper was presented at the UTDT Summer Camp, Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2005, the 2006 Annual Meeting of the Latin American Economic Association (LACEA), Mexico City, Mexico (November 2-4, 2006), the IMF's Research Department Seminar (February 2007), and the Meeting on Open Macroeconomics and Development, 2nd Ed. Aix-en-Provence, France (July 2-3, 2007).
"Debt Sustainability Fan Charts: Combining Multivariate Regression Analysis and External Forecasts." Draft for Comments. Coauthored with Francisco Arizala, Christian Castro and Andrew Powell.
PhD Dissertation: main chapter
“Trade, Gravity and Sudden Stop: on how commercial trade can increase the stability of capital flows” IDB-Research Department Working Paper #588. Previous version: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Working Paper 2005-23. Paper presented at the 9th Annual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA), San Jose, Costa Rica, (November 4-6, 2004), at the Macroeconomics Seminar of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (June 13, 2005), and Economics Department Seminars at: University of San Andres (Argentina), University of California at Santa Cruz, Warwick University (UK), University of San Francisco, Wellesley College, Wesleyan University, Catholic University of America, IDB Research Department.
Op-Eds & Press
Interview with Radio Fisherton CNN Rosario, Natural Disasters and Growth (in spanish): Audio
Interview with CNN en Español: February 27, 2010 Earthquake in Chile: video
Interview with CNN en Español: January 12, 2010 Earthquake in Haiti: video
Do Ratings Matter? RGE Global Monitor. October 21, 2008.
Public Investment in Developing Countries: Blessing or Curse? RGE Global Economic Monitor, Latam Blog. July 02, 2008.
How to Spend $10 billion in Latin America and the Caribbean. RGE Global Economic Monitor, Latam Blog. November 6, 2007.
Getting Ready for the Next Catastrophe. RGE Global Economic Monitor, Latam Blog. August, 29 2007.
The Cost of Financing. RGE Global Economic Monitor, Latam Blog. August, 7 2007.
A Thought on Private Investment. RGE Global Economic Monitor, Latam Blog. July, 25 2007.
Seguro contra la próxima tormenta. El Financiero de Costa Rica, Lun 26 mar, 2007 - Dom 1 abr, 2007.
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