Latin American Economic Review

ISSN: 2198-3526 (Print) 2196-436X (Online)


Latin American Economic Review (LAER) aims to be the leading general interest journal on topics relevant to Latin America. The journal welcomes high-quality theoretical and quantitative papers on economic, social and political-economy issues with a regional focus. Articles presenting new data bases or describing structural reforms within a rigorous theoretical framework will also be considered. A few (illustrative) examples of topics that may be of special interest to this journal include: inflation, informal sector, corruption, crime, drug policy, unions, social exclusion, price controls, energy and environmental policy, natural resources, and technology transfer.

Article-processing charges, or APCs, for this open access journal are kindly sponsored in full by CIDE. Authors of accepted papers will not be charged an APC. By publishing open access, authors maintain the copyright and assign only the exclusive right to any commercial use of the article to Springer.

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