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Formato: 2019
The US Economy: The deficits are coming back
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Saturnino AGUADO SEBASTIÁN
Resumen:

This article presents the performance of the US Economy during the last two presidencies. The Clinton years are analyzed in the first chapter, showing particularly the outcomes on investment and growth as a consequence of pursuing fiscal discipline. In the second part of the article, the presidency of George W. Bush is analyzed, paying particular attention to the consequences of the laxed fiscal polices pursued by the new president.

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Temas:
External Deficit, Fiscal Deficit, External Debt, United States
Pilot impact evaluation of the Spanish Cross microcredit program in Ruanda
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Maricruz LACALLE CALDERÓN, Silvia Rico Garrido, Jaime Durán Navarro
Resumen:
Microcredits are a financing tool for development whose ultimate aim is to
reduce poverty. Although the rise in use of this instrument has been spectacular,
there are still few studies to evaluate the impact on beneficiaries, in particular in
some African rural regions. The purpose of this paper is to assess the economic
impact (improve standard of living and productive capacity) and social impact
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Temas:
Microcredits, Impact Evaluation, Rwanda, Poverty
Random Impact EvaluatIons and microcredits
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
José María Larrú
Resumen:
What are the exact outcomes and impacts of microcredits? How would
be the lives of the borrowers without the credit? Impact evaluations deal with
these questions. The article show how random assignment evaluations can be
conducted. A random design is justified when lender can not observe risks.
Recent randomized evaluations show empirical evidence without selection
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Relevant factors on measuring poverty and human development: UNDP Index
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Juan Carlos PÉREZ MESA
Resumen:

This paper analyzes the relation between the indexes of poverty and human development made by PNUD and the variables used in its calculation. A redundancy of the indexes is visible when a sample of 93 countries with human development high, medium and low is used.

Archvo adjunto:
Temas:
Factorial Analysis, Education, Health, Gross Domestic Product
Microcredit cost versus unemployment cost
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Begoña GUTIÉRREZ NIETO
Resumen:

This paper examines microcredit role in the struggle against unemployment, especially for people excluded from financial markets. It revises self-employ-ment and microfinance evaluation tools and it proposes three instruments to evaluate microcredit experiences. The obtained results are not different from other European evaluations. It concludes by saying that it appears that micro-credit is cheaper than unemployment benefits.

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Temas:
Microcredit, microfinance, Self-employment, Unemployment
Introduccion: Microcredits in Europe
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Maria Nowak
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The stages in the Construction of the market economy in Bulgaria: an Institutional approach
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
Raúl de Arriba Bueno
Resumen:

This article introduces a mechanism to evaluate the effectiveness of the economic policy of reforms in the period of transition from an institutional perspective, beyond the analysis of the formal changes. This analytic framework allows to identify the stages of the Bulgarian transition according with the degree of construction of markets, from the analysis of the extension of the market relationships in the field of the production means.

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Temas:
economic transition, Institutional Change, Production Means, Bulgaria
Analytical Summary
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
José María Larrú, Begoña GUTIÉRREZ NIETO, Maricruz LACALLE CALDERÓN, Silvia RICO GARRIDO y Jaime DURÁN NAVARRO, Martha CARRO FERNÁNDEZ, Ana FERNÁNDEZ-ANDARVÍN MARTÍNEZ e Inmaculada HURTADO OCAÑA, F. Rafael CÁCERES CARRASCO y María Teresa ACEYTUNO PÉREZ, Raúl DE ARRIBA, Juan Carlos PÉREZ MESA, Saturnino AGUADO SEBASTIÁN
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Sección:
Analytical Summary
Index
Revista:
19 - 2008
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Innovation as a source of entrepreneurial opportunities
Revista:
19 - 2008
Autores:
F. Rafael Cáceres Carrasco, María Teresa Aceytuno Pérez
Resumen:

In this paper, several contributions about the arisement of innovations are challenged with the objective of analyzing the role of innovations as a source of opportunities to create new firms. This paper is divided into three parts: In the first one, we review a set of theories about the arisement of innovations, relating their findings with the creation of entrepreneurial opportunities.

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Temas:
Innovation, Firm Formation, Opportunities, Entrepreneurship
Sección:
Secci

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