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Macroeconomic Stability and Investment Allocation of Domestic Pension Funds in Emerging Economies: The Case of Chile

  • Roberto Zahler
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Abstract

Growth has been frustratingly slow in Latin America, notwithstanding a decade and a half of rather intense reforms (Ocampo, 2005). In this period, growth of the region has diverged from that of the major economy of the world and has moved slower than the world average (Ffrench-Davis, 2005). The macroeconomic environment has been one crucial variable underlying both a low capital formation and great instability of economic activity.

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