AEA/ASSA Meetings 2009, san francisco

ALLIED SOCIAL SCIENCE ASSOCIATION

January 3-5, 2009, San Francisco, CA

AEA/LACEA

 

Growth in Latin America (O4)

 

 

Presiding:

MAURICIO CARDENAS, The Brookings Institution, USA


LEE OHANIAN, University of California-Los Angeles, USA

Long-Run Growth and Economic Reform in Latin America


CHANG-TAI HSIEH, University of California-Berkeley­

The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezeuela’s Maisanta


B. RAVIKUMAR, University of Iowa and MICHAEL WAUGH, University of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

On the cross-country distribution of welfare gains from trade


ALEXANDER MONGE-NARANJO, Pennsylvania State University,

FRANCISCO BUERA and GIORGIO PRIMICERI, Northwestern University­

Learning the Wealth of Nations