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¿Where is the fortune? Economic and social history of the Chocó, Colombia

The series Cuadernos de Historia Económica is a publication of Banco de la República in Cartagena. The opinions contained in this document are the sole responsibility of the author and do not commit Banco de la República or its Board of Directors.

 

‘Disemployment’ effects of the minimum wage in the Colombian manufacturing sector

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‘Legal Framework of Banco de la República, Central Bank of Colombia': new book by former Board Member Gerardo Hernandez

In Colombia, agreements are hard to reach. However, there was consensus in the National Constitutional Assembly, among the participants from different ideologies and parties, on the advisability of comprehensively reforming Banco de la República and turning it into an independent central bank.…

(She)cession: The Colombian female staircase fall

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4GM: A New Model for the Monetary Policy Analysis in Colombia

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A Book Launch to Promote '20 años de estudios sobre el Caribe colombiano' (20 Years of Studies on the Colombian Caribbean)

The Center for Regional Economic Studies (CEER) was Banco de la República’s first effort to decentralize economic research, which had been concentrated at the head office in Bogotá. This first regional center was established in 1997 at the Cartagena branch of the Bank. Initially, it was known as…

A Comprehensive History of Regression Discontinuity Designs: An Empirical Survey of the last 60 Years

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A Global Shock with Idiosyncratic Pains: State-Dependent Debt Limits for LATAM during the COVID-19 pandemic

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A new real exchange rate index for Colombia: third market competition adjustment

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A Review of Experience in Supporting Family Farming

Margarita Gáfaro, manager of the Bucaramanga branch of Banco de la República, and José Antonio Ocampo, a member of the Board of Directors of Banco de la República, present some of the findings of an evaluation of experience in supporting family farming to generate income.

An Application of the Tourist Test to Colombian Merchants

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An approach to the determinants of international reserves in emerging markets economies

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An Auction-Based Test of Private Information in an Interdealer FX Market

 

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Asymmetric Interest Rate Transmission in an Inflation Targeting Framework: The Case of Colombia

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Banning Price Discrimination under Imperfect Competition: Evidence from Colombia's Broadband

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Blame it on the Rain: The Effects of Weather Shocks on Formal Rural Employment in Colombia

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Board of Directors of Banco de la República presents its Report to Congress and to the Public

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Bogotá and neighboring municipalities: Economic trends in the first two decades of the 21st century

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Book "Legal Framework of Banco de la República - Central Bank of Colombia" (Spanish only)

In Colombia, agreements are hard to reach. However, there was consensus in the National Constitutional Assembly, among the participants from different ideologies and parties, on the advisability of comprehensively reforming Banco de la República and turning it into an independent central bank.…

Box 1: Colombia’s Flexible Credit Line with the IMF

On May 25, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a new agreement that was favorable to Colombia, within the framework of the flexible credit line (FCL), for 384% of the country’s quota in this organization. This percentage corresponds to 7.848 billion (b) of…