Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Anoop Singh
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2006
Keywords: Macroeconomic volatility, growth cycles, banking and currency crises, structural reform, fiscal frameworks, inflation, public debt, debt ratio, foreign currency, central bank
The recent recovery in Latin America has been impressive but also raises the question whether this represents a fundamental break with the region's history of boom-bust cycles. The paper traces how this history of...