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The Economics of War and Peace

• “Obstacles to Peacebuilding Revisited” (with Alvaro de Soto), Global Governance, 22 (April-June 2016).

• “Economic Reconstruction and Reforms in Post-Conflict Countries,” in Arnim Langer and Graham K. Brown, Building Sustainable Peace: Timing and Sequencing of Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding (London: Oxford University Press, 2016).

 • Book Review: James Savage, Reconstructing Iraq’s Budgetary Institutions: Coalition State Building After Saddam (Cambridge University Press, 2013), in Journal of Politics, 78/3 (2016). 

• “Natural Resources and Emerging-Country Investors in War-Torn Countries,” Third World Quarterly (January 1st, 2015).

“Rebuilding War-Torn States: Is the UN System Up to the New Challenges?” in Stephen Brown and Thomas G. Weiss, Post-2015 UN Development: Making Change Happen (London: Routledge, 2014).

• “Afghanistan's Misguided Economy," Boston Review (January 28, 2014).

“Rebuilding War-Torn States: Is the UN System Up the New Challenges?” Future United Nations Development System (FUNDS) Briefing (July 2013);

“Building Peace and Stability Through Economic Reconstruction,” Disarmament Forum (United Nations Institute for
   Disarmament Research-UNIDIR, April 2013).

“Rebuilding War-Torn States: Tomorrow’s Challenges for Post-Conflict Reconstruction” (Asia Pacific Civil-Military Centre for Excellence, Volume on Civil-Military Interaction in Crisis-Affected Countries, 2012).
 
“Aid and employment generation in conflict-affected countries: policy recommendations for Liberia”, Working Paper No.
   2012/47, UN/WIDER, Helsinki. 2012.

 
“Reconstruction Zones in Afghanistan and Haiti: A Way to Enhance Aid Effectiveness and Accountability” (Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace, Special Report #292, October 2011).

“The Economics of Peace: Five Rules for Effective Reconstruction” (Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace,
   Special Report #286, September 2011).

 
“The economics of peace: military vs civilian reconstruction—could similar rules apply?” in Expeditionary Economics:  toward a doctrine for enabling stabilization and growth, Paper Commissioned by the West Point US Military Academy for the Senior Conference, May 2011.
 
“Rebuilding From War: Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict States,” World Politics Review, May 31, 2011.
 
“The Bretton Woods Institutions, Reconstruction and Peacebuilding,” in Ending Wars, Consolidating Peace: Economic
   Perspectives (London, UK: Adelphi Series of Books, IISS) by Mats Berdal and Achim Wennman (eds) (September 2010).

 
“Peace Through Reconstruction: An Effective Strategy for Afghanistan,” Brown Journal of World Affairs, XVI/II (Spring/Summer 2010).
 
• “Book Review: Christopher J. Coyne, After War: The Political Economy of Exporting Democracy (Stanford: Stanford
   Economics and Finance, Stanford University Press, 2008), Perspectives on Politics, 8 (March 2010).

 
“Economic Reconstruction of War-Torn Countries: The Role of the International Financial Institutions,” Seton Hall Law Review, 38/4 (December 2008).
 
“Auferstehen aus Ruinen: Die Besonderen Bedingungen des Wirtschaftlichen Wiederaufbaus nach Konflikten,” der Überblick (Germany’s Foreign Affairs) (4/2006, Dezember). [“Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction: A Development-PLUS Challenge”].
 
“Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Transitions: Lessons for the Democratic Republic of Congo,” Working Paper No. 228 (Paris: OECD Development Centre, 2003).
 
• “Afghanistan—The Way Forward”, Global Governance (April 2003).
 
“Post-Conflict Reconstruction and the Challenge to the International Organizations: The Case of El Salvador,” World
   Development, Vol. 29, No. 12 (December 2001).

 
“Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Transitions”, in M. Malan and C. Lord (eds), Prague to Pretoria: Towards a Global Consensus on the Doctrine of Peace Support Operations (Prague: Institute of International Relations, 2000).
  
“Arms-for-Land Deal: Lessons from El Salvador,” in M. Doyle and I. Johnstone (eds), Multidimensional Peacekeeping: Lessons from Cambodia and El Salvador (Cambridge, U.K., Cambridge University Press, 1997).
 
“Post-Conflict Peace-Building: The Challenge to the UN”, CEPAL Review, 55 (October 1995). Translated into Spanish in
   Revista de la CEPAL, 55 (April 1995).

 
“Implementation of Comprehensive Peace Agreements: Staying the Course in El Salvador”, Global Governance (Spring, 1995) [with Alvaro de Soto].
 
“Obstacles to peace-building”, Foreign Policy, 94 (Spring 1994) [with Alvaro de Soto]. Translated into Spanish in Revista
   Tendencias, 32 (julio/agosto 1994).

The Economics of Emerging Markets
 
“Foreign Direct Investment Profile of Uruguay" (Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment, Volume on FDI Country Profiles, 2012) [with Daniel García];
 
“Uruguay en el Nuevo Contexto Internacional,” Revista de Economia, 2 (December 2007).
 
“Mexico’s Public Sector Debt and Debt Management”, in L. Randall (ed.), Changing Structure of Mexico: Political, Social, and Economic Prospects (N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe Publishers, 2006). In Spanish: Siglo XXI Publishers.
 
“El Clima de Negocios en la República Oriental del Uruguay” in Eduardo Fernández-Arias and Silvia Sagari (eds), Una Nueva Era de Crecimiento Económico en Uruguay (Interamerican Development Bank, 2006).
 
“Assessing Sovereign Risk”, in Anya Schiffrin and Amer Bisat (eds.), Covering Globalization: A Reporter’s Handbook (NY:
   Columbia University Press, November 2004). In several languages.

 
• “Determinants of the Nominal Exchange Rate: A Survey of the Literature,” in M.S. Khan, S.M. Nsouli and C.H. Wong (eds),
   Macroeconomic Mananagement: Programs and Policies (Washington, D.C.: IMF, 2002).
 
• “External Sector: Accounting, Analysis, and Projections”, in E. Croce, M. Da Costa, and H. Juan-Ramón (eds), Programming and Financial Policies: Application to the Colombian Case (Washington, D.C.: IMF, 2002) [original in Spanish].
 
• “Contagion: From Higher Risk to Risk Aversion and the Danger of Protectionism”, in F. Rivera-Batiz and A. Lukauskas (eds), The Political Economy of the East Asian Crisis: Tigers in Distress (Edward Elgar Publishers, 2001) [with Mario I. Blejer].
 
• Book Review of Distributive Justice and Economic Development: The Case of Chile and Developing Countries by Andres
  Solimano, Eduardo Aninat, and Nancy Birdsall, Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. XXXIX, No. 2 (June 2001).
 
• “Déjà Vu All Over Again? The Mexican Crisis and the Stabilization of Uruguay in the 1970s”, World Development, Vol. 26, No. 3 (March 1998) [with Mario. I. Blejer]. Translated into Russian as IMF Working Paper (WP/96/80), July 1996.
 
• “Privatization in Latin America: From Myth to Reality” (Santiago, Chile: CEPAL, Series on Public Policy Reform, 1995).
 
• “Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Formation and the Balance of Payments of Developing Countries”, in Lehman, C. and R. Moore (eds), Multinational Culture: Social Impacts of a Global Economy (Conn., Greenwood Press, June 1992).
 
• “Policy Fundamentals, Interest Rates Differentials and Expected Devaluation in the Presence of an Active Crawling Peg
   System”, Journal of International Money and Finance, 12/3 (June 1992).
 
• “Expectations of Devaluation, the Real Rate of Interest and the Private Sector in a Dual Currency Economy”, in Fischer, K. and G. Papaioannou (eds), Business Finance in Less-Developed Capital Markets (N.Y.: Quorum Books, May 1992).
 
• “El Enfoque Fiscal de la Balanza de Pagos”, Estudios de Economía (Universidad de Chile), 17/2 (Diciembre de 1990).
 
• “The Role of Transnational Corporations in South-South Trade: Issues and evidence”, in V. Ventura-Dias and A. McIntyre
  (eds.), South-South Trade: Trends, Issues and Obstacles to its Growth (NY: Praeger, 1989).
 
• “The MGRC Model: A Test of the Gulliver Effect,” in Universidade de Sao Paulo, 7th Latin American Meeting of the
   Econometric Society: Abstracts and Papers (Brazil: USP, FEA, FIPE, Vol 1, 1987).

Journal Articles and Book Chapters
“Foreign Direct Investment Profile of Uruguay“ (Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment, Volume on FDI Country Profiles, forthcoming 2011) [with Daniel García]

“Reconstruction Zones as a Driver for Investment, Trade, Employment, Food Security and Improved Human Security“ (Volume on The Role of Business in Conflict Zones (CSS Zurich, Swisspeace, PRIF), forthcoming 2012).

“Rebuilding War-Torn States: Tomorrow's Challenges for Post-Conflict Reconstruction“ (Asia Pacific Civil-Military Centre for Excellence, Volume on Civil-Military Interaction in Crisis-Affected Countries, forthcoming 2012).

“Aid and Employment Generation in Conflict-Affected Countries: Policy Recommendations for Liberia in Foreign Aid and Employment“ (Helsinki, Finland: UN/WIDER, forthcoming 2012).

The Economics of Peace: Military vs Civilian Reconstruction – Could Similar Rules Apply? In Expeditionary Economics: Toward a Doctrine for Enabling Stabilization and Growth (NY: West Point United States Military Academy, 2011d, forthcoming)

• “Reconstruction Zones in Afghanistan and Haiti: A Way to Enhance Aid Effectiveness and Accountability (Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace, Special Report #292, 2011c, October 2011).

• The Economics of Peace: Five Rules for Effective Reconstruction (Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace, Special Report #286, September 2011b).

“Rebuilding From War: Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict States,“ World Politics Review, May 31, 2011a.

“The Challenges facing the Bretton Woods Institutions in Reconstruction and Peacebuilding,” in The Economics of Peace (London, UK: Adelphi Series of Books, IISS) by Mats Berdal and Achim Wennman (September 2010).

“Peace Through Reconstruction: An Effective Strategy for Afghanistan,” Brown Journal of World Affairs, XVI/II (Spring/Summer 2010).

• “Book Review: Christopher J. Coyne, 2008, After War: The Political Economy of Exporting Democracy (Stanford: Stanford
   Economics and Finance, Stanford University Press), Perspectives on Politics, 8 (March 2010).

“Economic Reconstruction of War-Torn Countries: The Role of the International Financial Institutions,” Setton Hall Law Review, 38/4 (December 2008).

"Uruguay en el nuevo contexto internacional", Cuaderno de Economía, Vol. 2 (December 2007).

"Auferstehen aus ruinen: Die besonderen bedingungen des wirtschaftlichen wiederaufbaus nach konflikten", der Überblick (4/2006, Dezember).

"Mexico’s Public Sector Debt and Debt Management", in L. Randall (ed.), Changing Structure of Mexico: Political, Social, and Economic Prospects (N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe Publishers, 2006). Published in Spanish by Siglo XXI Editores.

"El Clima de Negocios en la República Oriental del Uruguay" in Eduardo Fernández-Arias and Silvia Sagari (eds), Una Nueva Era de Crecimiento Económico en Uruguay (Interamerican Development Bank, 2006).

"Assessing Sovereign Risk", in Anya Schiffrin and Amer Bisat (eds.), Covering Globalization: A Reporter’s Handbook (NY: Columbia University Press, November 2004). In several languages.

"Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Transitions: Lessons for the Democratic Republic of Congo", Working Paper No. 228 (Paris: OECD Development Centre, 2003).

"Promotion of Export-Oriented Foreign Direct Investment in Uruguay", (Washington, D.C. Interamerican Development Bank, July 2003) [ENGLISH VERSION]

"Promotion of Export-Oriented Foreign Direct Investment in Uruguay", (Washington, D.C. Interamerican Development Bank, July 2003) [SPANISH VERSION]

• "Afghanistan–The Way Forward", Global Governance (April 2003).

“Innovative Mechanisms for Infrastructure Financing” (Washington, D.C., IADB, 2003).

• "Determinants of the Nominal Exchange Rate: A Survey of the Literature", in M.S. Khan, S.M. Nsouli and C.H Wong (eds),
   Macroeconomic Management: Programs and Policies (Washington, D.C.: IMF, 2002).

• "External Sector: Accounting, Analysis, and Projections", in E. Croce, M. Da Costa, and H. Juan-Ramón (eds), Programming
   and Financial Policies: Application to the Colombian Case (Washington, D.C.: IMF, 2002, original in Spanish.

• "Contagion: From Higher Risk to Risk Aversion and the Danger of Protectionism", in F. Rivera-Batiz and A. Lukauskas (eds),
   The Political Economy of the East Asian Crisis: Tigers in Distress (Edward Elgar Publishers, 2001) (with Mario I. Blejer).

"Post-Conflict Reconstruction and the Challenge to the International Organizations: The Case of El Salvador", World Development, Vol. 29, No. 12 (December 2001).

• Book Review of Distributive Justice and Economic Development: The Case of Chile and Developing Countries by Andres
  Solimano, Eduardo Aninat, and Nancy Birdsall, Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. XXXIX, No. 2 (June 2001).

"Economic Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Transitions", in M. Malan and C. Lord (eds), Prague to Pretoria: Towards a Global Consensus on the Doctrine of Peace Support Operations (Prague: Institute of International Relations, 2000).

• "Arms-for-Land Deal: Lessons from El Salvador", in M. Doyle and I. Johnstone (eds), Multidimensional Peacekeeping: Lessons from Cambodia and El Salvador (Cambridge, U.K., Cambridge University Press, 1997).

• "Déjà Vu All Over Again? The Mexican Crisis and the Stabilization of Uruguay in the 1970s", World Development, Vol. 26, No.
   3 (March 1998) [with Mario. I. Blejer; translated into Russian as IMF Working Paper (WP/96/80), July 1996].

• Privatization in Latin America: From Myth to Reality (Santiago, Chile: CEPAL, Series on Public Policy Reform, 1995).

"Post-Conf lict Peace-Building: The Challenge to the UN", CEPAL Review, 55 (October 1995) [translated into Spanish in Revista de la CEPAL, 55 (April 1995)].

"Implementation of Comprehensive Peace Agreements: Staying the Course in El Salvador", Global Governance (Spring, 1995) [with Alvaro de Soto].

"Obstacles to peace-building", Foreign Policy, 94 (Spring 1994) [with Alvaro de Soto; translated into Spanish in Revista Tendencias, 32 (julio/agosto 1994)].

• "Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Formation and the Balance of Payments of Developing Countries", in Lehman, C. and R.
   Moore (eds), Multinational Culture: Social Impacts of a Global Economy (Conn., Greenwood Press, June 1992).

• "Policy Fundamentals, Interest Rates Differentials and Expected Devaluation in the Presence of an Active Crawling Peg
   System", Journal of International Money and Finance, 12/3 (June 1992).

• "Expectations of Devaluation, the Real Rate of Interest and the Private Sector in a Dual Currency Economy", in Fischer, K. and
   G. Papaioannou (eds), Business Finance in Less-Developed Capital Markets (N.Y.: Quorum Books, May 1992).

• "El Enfoque Fiscal de la Balanza de Pagos", Estudios de Economía (Universidad de Chile), 17/2 (Diciembre de 1990).

• "The Role of Transnational Corporations in South-South Trade: Issues and evidence", in V. Ventura-Dias and A. McIntyre
   (eds.), South-South Trade: Trends, Issues and Obstacles to its Growth (New York: Praeger, 1989).

• “The MGRC Model: A Test of the Gulliver Effect,” in Universidade de Sao Paulo, 7th Latin American Meeting of the
   Econometric Society: Abstracts and Papers (Brazil: USP, FEA, FIPE, Vol 1, 1987).

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