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Managing Capital Inflows in Chile

Manuel R. Agosin and Ricardo Ffrench-Davis

in Short-Term Capital Flows and Economic Crises

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296867
eISBN:
9780191685286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296867.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Macro- and Monetary Economics

As private capital inflows resurged in Latin America during the later part of the 1980s, Chile was one of the first countries to attract such foreign capital flows and was also the one to attract the ... More


Accounting for the Rise and Fall of Brazil’s Growth After World War II

Edmar Bacha and Regis Bonelli

in Macroeconomics and Development: Roberto Frenkel and the Economics of Latin America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231175081
eISBN:
9780231541213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231175081.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

the long-term evolution of the Brazilian economy is examined in this chapter. The authors use models that emphasize the determinants of aggregate supply to help decipher the puzzle of Brazil’s growth ... More


Remaining Obstacles

Lester M. Salamon

in Leverage for Good: An Introduction to the New Frontiers of Philanthropy and Social Investment

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199376520
eISBN:
9780199377633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199376520.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

For all its promise, the activity on the new frontiers of philanthropy faces significant headwinds. For one thing, it tends to advantage service programs over advocacy ones, which may divert ... More


The Challenge of Farsightedness

William Ascher

in Bringing in the Future: Strategies for Farsightedness and Sustainability in Developing Countries

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226029160
eISBN:
9780226029184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226029184.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes the challenges calling for farsighted thinking and action. The approaches for addressing these challenges are also considered. Low savings and investment rates, combined with ... More


Prominent Metrics Systems

Michael M. Weinstein and Ralph M. Bradburd

in The Robin Hood Rules for Smart Giving

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158367
eISBN:
9780231535243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158367.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter compares Relentless Monetization with several prominent alternative systems of metrics, with particular emphasis on four large-picture questions. First, do the metrics systems tackle the ... More


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