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    • Free Banking and Bank Entry in Latin America 

      Zegarra Basurco, Luis Felipe (CENTRUM Publishing, 2012)
      This article analyzes the impact of free-banking on the banking sector in Latin America in the 19th and early 20th centuries. I use data for seven countries to compare the entry of banks and the growth of bank output prior ...
    • Transportation Costs and the Social Savings of Railroads in Latin America. The Case of Peru 

      Zegarra Basurco, Luis Felipe (CENTRUM Publishing, 2012)
      This article estimates the social savings of the railroads in Peru in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The construction of railroads made it possible for Peruvians to substitute the traditional system of mules and ...