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    • Can a Mining Windfall Improve Welfare? Evidence from Peru with Municipal Level Data 

      Arreaza, Adriana; Reuter, Alexandra (CAF; Caracas, 2012)
      In this paper we investigate whether fiscal performance is affected by the presence of natural resource revenues. We compare policy outcomes from mineral-abundant municipalities and non mineral-abundant municipalities in ...
    • La pandemia del COVID-19 en América Latina: impactos y perspectivas 

      Arreaza, Adriana; López, Oswaldo; Toledo, Manuel (CAF; Caracas, 2021-09-07)
      La pandemia del COVID-19 ha tenido un severo impacto socioeconómico en América Latina y el Caribe. La caída sin precedentes de la actividad económica y del empleo ocasionó un marcado deterioro de indicadores de bienestar ...
    • Reglas fiscales para la recuperación en América Latina 

      Arreaza, Adriana (CAF; Caracas, 2021-09-07)
      La crisis económica derivada del COVID-19 profundizó los desbalances fiscales que algunos países de América Latina venían acumulando, ante la necesidad de asignar recursos para fortalecer los sistemas de salud, proteger ...
    • The impact of financial repression on interest rate spreads in Venezuela 

      Arreaza, Adriana; Huskey, Wegner; Zumeta, Jesús (CAF; Caracas, 2009)
      This paper empirically examines the effect of financial repression on interest rates spreads in Venezuela. In order to have a measure of financial repression, we built an index that captures the opportunity cost of regulatory ...