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Sergio L. Schmukler

Lead Economist


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Sergio Schmukler
Publications, working papers, and datasets.
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Macroeconomics and Growth Research Group








SERGIO SCHMUKLER is Lead Economist at the World Bank Research Department. He obtained his Ph.D. from U.C. Berkeley in 1997, when he joined the World Bank. He has also been Treasurer of LACEA-the Latin America and Caribbean Economic Association (since 2004), Associate Editor of the Journal of Development Economics (2001-2004), taught at the Department of Economics, University of Maryland (1999-2003), and worked at the International Monetary Fund Research Department (2004-2005). Previously, he worked at the U.S. Federal Reserve Board, the Inter-American Development Bank Research Department, and the Argentine Central Bank. His research area is international finance and international financial markets and institutions. He has published many articles in leading academic journals and edited volumes on emerging market finance, financial globalization, financial crises and contagion, capital markets, financial development, and institutional investors. He has also co-authored and edited four books published by Elsevier, McGraw Hill, Stanford University Press, and the World Bank.



















World Bank Research Dataset

Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
Policies and Institutions that Promote Saving: module 1 (National saving)

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Financial globalization : a glass half empty ?
2 .How long is the maturity of corporate borrowing ? evidence from bond and loan issuances across markets
3 .International financial integration of East Asia and Pacific
4 .Firm financing and growth in the Arab region
5 .Capital market financing, firm growth, and firm size distribution
6 .The changing patterns of financial integration in Latin America
7 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
8 .International asset allocations and capital flows : the benchmark effect
9 .Financial development in Asia : beyond aggregate indicators
10 .Emerging issues in financial development : lessons from Latin America
11 .Financial development in Latin America and the Caribbean : stylized facts and the road ahead
12 .The financing and growth of firms in China and India : evidence from capital markets
13 .How firms use domestic and international corporate bond markets
14 .Financial globalization in emerging countries : diversification vs. offshoring
15 .On the international transmission of shocks : micro-evidence from mutual fund portfolios
16 .Gross capital flows : dynamics and crises
17 .Deconstructing herding : evidence from pension fund investment behavior
18 .How resilient and countercyclical were emerging economies to the global financial crisis ?
19 .Unexploited gains from international diversification : patterns of portfolio holdings around the world
20 .The long and the short of emerging market debt
21 .Drivers and obstacles to banking SMEs : the role of competition and the institutional framework
22 .Pension funds and capital market development
23 .Crises, capital controls, and financial integration
24 .Patterns of international capital raisings
25 .Bank involvement with SMEs : beyond relationship lending
26 .Emerging market liquidity and crises
27 .Innovative experiences in access to finance : market friendly roles for the visible hand ?
28 .Stock market development under globalization : whither the gains from reforms ?
29 .Capital market development : whither Latin America ?
30 .International financial integration through equity markets : which firms from which countries go global ?
31 .The international financial integration of China and India
32 .The World Bank research observer 22 (1)
33 .Financial development in Latin America : big emerging issues, limited policy answers
34 .Internationalization and the evolution of corporate valuation
35 .International financial integration through the law of one price
36 .Market discipline under systemic risk - evidence from bank runs in emerging economies
37 .Why do emerging economies borrow short term?
38 .Coping with risk through mismatches : domestic and international financial contracts for emerging economies
39 .Distributional effects of crises : the role of financial transfers
40 .Migration, spillovers, and trade diversion : the impact of internationalization on stock market liquidity
41 .Government bonds in domestic and foreign currency: the role of macroeconomic and institutional factors
42 .Living and dying with hard pegs : the rise and fall of Argentina's currency board
43 .Financial globalization : unequal blessings
44 .Short-run pain, long-run gain : the effects of financial liberalization
45 .Explaining the migration of stocks from exchanges in emerging economies to international centers
46 .Pricing currency risk : facts and puzzles from currency boards
47 .The World Bank economic review 16 (2)
48 .Emerging markets instability: do sovereign ratings affect country risk and stock returns?
49 .Short and long-run integration : do capital controls matter ?
50 .Crisis and contagion in East Asia : nine lessons
51 .Mutual fund investment in emerging markets - an overview
52 .Global transmission of interest rates : monetary independence and the currency regime
53 .Managers, investors, and crises : mutual fund strategies in emerging markets
54 .Verifying exchange rate regimes
55 .Globalization and firms' financing choices - evidence from emerging economies
56 .Predicting currency fluctuations and crises - do resident firms have an informational advantage?
57 .What triggers market jitters? A chronicle of the Asian crisis
58 .Do depositors punish banks for "bad" behavior? : market discipline in Argentina, Chile, and Mexico
59 .The impact of policy announcements and news on capital markets : crisis management in Argentina during the Tequila Effect
60 .Country funds and asymmetric information

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