A historical analysis of Central Bank independence in Latin America: the colombian experience, 1923-2008

This paper explores the relationship between central bank independence and inflation in Latin America, using as a case study the experience of Colombia (1923-2008). Since its creation, in 1923, Colombia?s central bank has undergone several reforms that ha

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Autores Principales: Meisel-Roca, Adolfo, Barón-Rivera, Juan David
Formato: Documento de trabajo (Working Paper)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Banco de la República 2009
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Acceso en línea:http://repositorio.banrep.gov.co/handle/20.500.12134/5590
Descripción
Sumario:This paper explores the relationship between central bank independence and inflation in Latin America, using as a case study the experience of Colombia (1923-2008). Since its creation, in 1923, Colombia?s central bank has undergone several reforms that ha