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The contribution of wealth concentration to the subprime crisis: a quantitative estimation.
(Universidad EAFIT, 2011-11-16)
The contribution of us bond demand to the us bond yield conundrum of 2004 to 2007: an empirical investigation
(Universidad EAFIT, 2011-12-12)
Natural resource-seeking FDI inflows and current account deficits in commodity-producing developing economies
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-01-24)
Natural resource-seeking foreign direct investment (FDI) rose substantially during the last two decades as global commodity prices soared. This type of FDI typically is expected to improve the current accounts of recipient ...
Efectos diferenciales de la tasa de cambio real sobre el comercio internacional en Colombia
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-06-01)
During the 2006-2013 period, Colombia experienced on the strongest appreciations in the world. During this same period, the volume of manufacturing exports fell nearly 50%, while the volume if imports rose in the same ...
Market and disposable top income shares adjusted by national accounts data
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-08-01)
This paper uses national accounts data to adjust market and disposable Top 10% and Top 1% household survey income shares for 39 developed and developing countries that are part of the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS). An ...
Absolute Inequality and Violent Property Crime
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-08-22)
Rational choice models argue that income inequality leads to a higher expected utility of crime and thus generates incentives to engage in illegal activities. Yet, the results of empirical studies do not provide strong ...
Absolute Income Inequality and Rising House Prices
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-12-01)
Income inequality and house prices have risen sharply in developed countries during the last three decades. We argue that this co-movement is no coincidence but that inequality has driven up house prices on the grounds ...
Tasa de cambio real y recomposición sectorial en Colombia
(Universidad EAFIT, 2013-08-08)
A case for redistribution? Income inequality and wealth concentration in the recent crisis
(Universidad EAFIT, 2014-08-01)
Several Nobel laureates economists have called for redistributive policies. This paper shows that there is a strong case for redistributive policies because the global increase of income inequality and wealth concentration ...
Overvaluation of the real exchange rate and the Dutch Disease: the Colombian case.
(Universidad EAFIT, 2013-11-12)