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    • Volatilidad cambiaria en Colombia: cuantificación y determinantes 

      Arbeláez, María A. (2009-11)
      "Existe cierta percepción en el país de que el peso colombiano es excesivamente volátil y de que ello en parte es consecuencia de la activa participación de los Fondos de Pensiones Obligatorias (FPOs) en el mercado cambiario. ...
    • Institutional reforms in Colombia 

      Alesina, Alberto (2000-11)
      "This document is organized around "political" and "economic" institutions. We begin with the former, with a discussion of the role of the judicial system and of the separation of power followed by the electoral law and ...
    • The Central Bank in Colombia 

      Alesina, Alberto; Carrasquilla, Alberto; Steiner, Roberto (2000-08)
      "In the last decade the issue of the optimal degree of central bank independence has been at the center of attention of academics and policymakers in many countries. The direction of institutional reform has almost universally ...
    • The political economy of exchange rate policy in Colombia 

      Jaramillo, Juan C.; Steiner, Roberto; Salazar, Natalia (1999-01)
      "Since the 1960s Colombia has exhibited notorius economic stability and institutional continuity. Until rencently, the political system was based on an entreched bipartisan coalition, with little ideological confrontation. ...
    • Does independence matter: the case of the Colombia Central Bank 

      Cárdenas, Mauricio; Partow, Zeinab (1998-05)
      "Why has Colombia been a case of low outputvariability and moderate-to-high inflation? This paper argues that regardless of the institutional arrangement, monetary authorities have stabilized the business cycle, and inflation ...