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Women's Underrepresentation in IFI Leadership
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EU-Africa Strategy: State of Play
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Financial Integration and Foreign Banks in Latin America: Do They Amplify External Financial Shocks? - Working Paper 203
January 31, 2010
This paper explores the impact of international financial integration on credit markets in Latin America. The overall effect is positive, but the foreign banks do tend to amplify the impact of foreign shocks on credit and interest rates. Important policy recommendations include ring-fencing mechanis...
The International Financial Crisis: Eight Lessons for and from Latin America - Working Paper 202
January 22, 2010
This paper presents lessons derived from the 2008–09 financial crisis for Latin America and developing countries in other regions that might seek economic growth in the context of greater integration to the international capital markets.