Ocampo, José Antonio
Most widely held works by José Antonio Ocampo
Globalization and development : a Latin American and Caribbean perspective ( Book )
15 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Regional financial cooperation ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
"Assesses how regional financial institutions can help developing countries, often at a disadvantage within the global financial framework, finance their investment needs, counteract the volatility of private capital flows, and make their voices heard"--Provided by publisher.
Beyond reforms : structural dynamics and macroeconomic vulnerability ( Book )
11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Beyond Reform argues that economic growth in developing countries is intrinsically tied to the dynamics of production structures, to the specific policies and institutions created to support it, and the creation of linkages among domestic firms and sectors. Avoiding macroeconomic instability is also essential, however, macroeconomic stability is not a sufficient condition for growth. The broader institutional context and the adequate provision of education and infrastructure are essential "framework conditions", but generally do not play a direct role in bringing about changes in the.
An economic history of twentieth-century Latin America ( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
In the 1990s, 'protection', 'import substitution' and 'intervention' have become dirty words, part of the 'leyenda negra' of Latin America development in the postwar period. This book attempts a fresh look at the controversial years between the end of the Second World War and the point when, at varying dates in different countries, a discontinuity occurs in which the postwar 'style of development' ceased to play a central role in the economic evolution of the region. The analysis is based on seven case studies covering eleven countries.
Time for a visible hand : lessons from the 2008 world financial crisis ( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
This text addresses the 2008 financial crisis originating in developed countries that will have a major impact on developing countries, as it spreads globally. It discusses the underlying reasons behind the crisis and suggests solutions that can help prevent such a crisis in the future.--[source unknown].
A decade of light and shadow : Latin America and the Caribbean in the 1990s ( Book )
12 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Capital market liberalization and development ( Book )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Capital market liberalization has been a key part of the ongoing debate on globalization. Bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field, this book provides an analysis of both the risks associated with capital market liberalization and the alternative policy options available to enhance macroeconomic management.
International finance and development ( Book )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
This title presents a comprehensive survey of how the relationship between finance and economic development has changed since the historic Monterrey Consensus of the International Conference on Financing for Development in 2002.
Policy matters : economic and social policies to sustain equitable development ( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Uneven economic development ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
"In Uneven Economic Development, leading economists and development experts examine the causes and implications of international economic divergences. This comprehensive and timely book reviews economic growth and structural change patterns since the 1960s, before critically reviewing the respective role and impact of trade liberalization, macroeconomic policies, governance and institutions on comparative national economic performance, particularly in developing countries. With country studies included to exemplify the issues at hand, this is a definitive guide to identifying, addressing and perhaps even finding a solution to this global phenomenon."--BOOK JACKET.
Ageing and development ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
That we all live longer is perhaps one of the greatest achievements of human progress. This book looks at how increasing numbers of older people across the globe are having a huge impact on the structure of populations, offering both challenges and opportunities for the future.
Foreign capital in Latin America ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Growth and policy in developing countries : a structuralist approach by José Antonio Ocampo ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
A decade of social development in Latin America, 1990-1999 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Growth divergences : explaining differences in economic performance ( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
In recent years, most developing countries have grown faster than the developed economies. This volume of analytical studies seeks to explain major differences in economic performance in recent decades by considering the dynamics of international economic growth, diverging growth rate, economic structures, and sources of demand, successes and collapses in the developing world, recent episodes of real income stagnation of countries. Several chapters critically review latest misleading claims and the conventional wisdom regarding the relationship of trade liberalization, financial development, development, aid, infrastructure spending, violent conflict, good governance, and industrial policy to economic growth.--Publisher's description.
Overcoming developing country debt crises ( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Examining historical sovereign debt crises in developing and transition economies, this text concludes that these occurrences have been economic and social catastrophes and are likely to happen again in the future due to the 'boom and bust' nature of economic cycles.
Towards full and decent employment ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Equity, development and citizenship : abridged edition ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Financial globalization and the emerging economies ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Historia económica de Colombia ( Book )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
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