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[IWS] World Bank: INTERNATIONAL FLOWS TO LATIN AMERICA--ROCKING THE BOAT? LAC SEMIANNUAL REPORT, APRIL 2014 [24 April 2014]

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World Bank

 

INTERNATIONAL FLOWS TO LATIN AMERICA--ROCKING THE BOAT? LAC SEMIANNUAL REPORT, APRIL 2014 [24 April 2014]

https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/18029

or

https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/18029/RockingTheBoat.pdf?sequence=4

[full-text, 55 pages]

 

As usual in this series, Chapter 1 reviews the configuration of global risks and assesses the outstanding short term opportunities and challenges facing the LAC region. A special focus is placed this time around on the difference between exposure and vulnerability to exogenous shocks, with the latter assessed by adjusting exposure for a country's shock absorption policy capacity. Given the global context and associated concerns with capital flow volatility, in Chapter 2 we take a look at the comparatively more stable components of international flows: FDI and Remittances. The cyclicality and volatility, as well as the joint determinants of FDI and Remittances are reviewed.

 

 

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