N. Loayza - Other Publications
"The Growth Aftermath of Natural Disasters," with T. Fomby and Y. Ikeda, Journal of Applied Econometrics, forthcoming.
- "Informality in Latin America and the Caribbean", with L. Serven and N. Sugawara, in The Microeconomic Underpinnings of Economic Growth, L. Serven and N. Loayza (eds.), World Bank. 2009.
"Initial Conditions and the Outcome of Economic Reform", with L. Kaltani, Economic Letters. 2008.
"El Crecimiento Economico en el Peru", Economia, Universidad Catolica del Peru, Lima. 2008.
"Como Lograr que el Peru se Beneficie de la Apertura Comercial"?, Apuntes, Universidad del Pacifico, Lima. 2008.
- Informality Trends and Cycles, with J. Rigolini, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 4078. December 2006.
External Conditions and Growth performance, with C. Calderon and K. Schmidt-Hebbel in External Financial Vulnerability and Preventive Policies, R. Caballero, C. Calderón, and L. Céspedes (eds.), Series on Central Banking, Analysis, and Economic Policies. Forthcoming.
- Does Openness Imply Exposure?, with C. Calderón and K. Schmidt-Hebbel, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3733. October 2005.
Volatility and Growth, with V. Hnatkovska, in Managing Volatility, J. Aizenmann and B. Pinto (eds.), Cambridge University Press. 2005. Slow Recoveries, with R. Bergoeing and A. Repetto, Journal of Development Economics 75:403-506. 2004.
"Has Latin America's Post-Reform Growth Been Disappointing?", W. Easterly, and P. Montiel, Journal of International Economics. December 1997.
"Economic Reform and Progress in Latin America and the Caribbean", with L. Palacios, in The Long March: A Reform Agenda for Latin America and the Caribbean in the Next Decade, S. Burki and G. Perry (eds.). The World Bank. July 1997.
- "The Peace Dividend: Military Spending Cuts and Economic Growth", with M. Knight and D. Villanueva, IMF Staff Papers. March 1996.
"Paradise Lost? Growth, Convergence, and Migration in the South Pacific", with P. Cashin, IMF Staff Papers. September 1995.
"Testing the Neoclassical Theory of Economic Growth: A Panel Data Approach", with M. Knight and D. Villanueva, IMF Staff Papers. September 1993.
| Labor Markets and Business Regulation|
"Informal Employment: Safety Net or Growth Engine?", with J. Rigolini, World Development 2011. Forthcoming.
"The composition of Growth Matters for Poverty Alleviation", with C. Raddatz, Journal of Development Economics 2010.
Business Regulation and Economic Performance, with L. Serven, World Bank. 2009.
"Overview", with L. Serven, in Business Regulation and Economic Performance, L. Serven and N. Loayza (eds.), World Bank. 2009. "Informality in Latin America and the Caribbean", with L. Serven and N. Sugawara, in Business Regulation and Economic Performance, L. Serven and N. Loayza (eds.), World Bank. 2009.
"The Informal Sector in Mexico: Basic Facts and Explanations", with N. Sugawara, El Trimestre Economico, Mexico. 2009.
"Informality, Employment and Economic Development in the Arab World", with I. Elbadawi, Journal of Development and Economic Policies, Arab Planning Institute. 2008.
"Causas y Consecuencias de la informalidad en el Peru", Revista de Estudios Economicos, Central Bank of Peru. 2008.
"The Economics of the Informal Sector: A Simple Model and Some Empirical Evidence from Latin America", Carnegie-Rochester Conference on Public Policy, Vol. 45. 1996.
“The World Saving Database,” with H. López, K. Schmidt-Hebbel and L. Servén. mimeo, The World Bank. 1998.
"Capital Flows to Developing Countries: The Old and the New", with L. Serven, mimeo, The World Bank. December 2006.
Country Portfolios, with A. Kraay, L. Servén and J. Ventura, Journal of the European Economic Association, 3(4): 1-32. 2005.
| Monetary and Exchange-Rate Policy|Inflation Targeting: An Overview, with R. Soto, in Inflation Targeting: Design, Performance, Challenges, N. Loayza and R. Soto (eds.), Series on Central Banking, Analysis, and Economic Policies. 2002.
"Misalignment and Fundamentals: Equilibrium Exchange Rates in Seven Latin American Countries", with F. Broner and H. Lopez, mimeo. The World Bank. 2000.
"Desalineamiento y Variables Fundamentales: Tipo de Cambio Real de Equilibrio en Siete Países de América Latina," with F. Broner and H. Lopez, Coyuntura Económica, Fedesarrollo, Colombia, Diciembre 1997.
"A Study of the Permanent and Transitory Components of GNP Fluctuations", M.Sc. Thesis, Brigham Young University. (August 1990).
| Crime, Violence, Corruption, and Wars|
"Innocent Bystanders: Developing Countries and the War on Drugs", with P. Keefer, World Bank. 2009.
On the Political Nature of Corruption, with D. Lederman and R. R. Soares, in Role of Parliament in Curbing Corruption, R. Stapenhurst, N. Johnston and R. Pelizzo (eds), World Bank Institute. 2006.
"The Open Society Assess its Enemies. Shocks, Disasters, and Terrorist Attacks: A Comment", The Journal of Monetary Economics 51: 1071-1075. 2004.
Crime in Latin America, with P. Fajnzylber and D. Lederman, Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, D. Levinson (ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. 2002.
Crimen y Violencia en América Latina, N. Loayza, P. Fajnzylber, D. Lederman (eds.). Bogota: Alfaomega Press and The World Bank. 2001.