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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 342143–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.2.143
Published: 01 August 2018
... intermediaries for rural borrowers. By explicating how and why they continued existing alongside formal financial intermediaries such as the Banco Ejidal, this article offers a more nuanced way of understanding financial intermediation. Este artículo demuestra que en ciertas ocasiones los ejidatarios buscaron...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 342139–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.2.139
Published: 01 August 2018
... Mottier analyzes the role of moneylenders through a lens of cultural and financial histories. She focuses on campesinos as borrowers in La Comarca Lagunera, in the states of Chihuahua and Durango. Her discussion provides fascinating insights into processes of finan- cial intermediation and the constraints...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2014; 302479–521 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2014.30.2.479
Published: 01 October 2014
... widening gap between invest- ment and savings (60). In this regard, Blancas posits that such re- forms not only benefitted just wealthy families by destroying income distribution (105), but also created structural problems in financial intermediation services, which should have been used for funding real...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2013; 292397–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2013.29.2.397
Published: 01 August 2013
..., eating habits, financial means, the sanitary state, and the causes of morbidity7 Medical students would dutifully report back on the leading health hazards: malaria, mal de pinto (skin discoloration caused by Treponema bacteria), typhoid, typhus, and tuberculosis, among other endemic diseases. In...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2006; 22157–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2006.22.1.57
Published: 01 February 2006
... 1989), concerns about anti- Communism muted attention to corruption. In the post-Cold War pe- riod, the focus on democracy and markets in the context of rapid glob- alization has directed the focus to issues of public ethics, transparency and accountability. International financial institutions, such...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2004; 202361–376 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2004.20.2.361
Published: 01 August 2004
..., the work of CEMLA and the well-known ear- lier studies of financial intermediation in Mexico. Moreover, Carstens also represents as do many of the authors cited previously, going back to Ifigenia de Navarrete the growing importance of women profession- als in the discipline, an exceedingly valuable...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2003; 192433–462 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2003.19.2.433
Published: 01 August 2003
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1999; 151151–191 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051946
Published: 01 January 1999
... system in terms of its intermediation mechanisms and capacity be- tween state and society (Zermenio 1990). Economic crisis has pro- pelled this process of social disarticulation. Nevertheless, as access to the corporatist state is diminished, and as the state loses its dis- tributive capacity, the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1998; 141151–189 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051892
Published: 01 January 1998
... which endow the federal government with more and more economic and social pow- ers (Hernandez Chavez 1993). Centralization of power in Mexico is particularly evident in the financial realm. State and municipal governments have traditionally depended on federal resources. This dependence increased consid...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1994; 102341–370 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051901
Published: 01 July 1994
... intermediate goods needed by nascent industries (Gereffi 1990; Kaufman 1990). The secondary phase of import-substitution industrialization in Mexico with its emphasis on the production of capital and consumer durable goods was remarkably successful in achieving impressive growth rates with low inflation in the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1991; 72225–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1052065
Published: 01 July 1991
... "natural" Ther- midores, it ultimately died. This last thesis was especially prominent in the decades during which dependencismo reigned as the predom- inant paradigm for analyzing relations between the developed and underdeveloped worlds.1 * I would like to acknowledge the financial support of The College...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1991; 7173–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1052028
Published: 01 January 1991
... which might better be disaggregated.45 However, for the purpose of general analysis, let us say that Morelos and Yu- catan represent approximate extremes of "primary" and "secon- dary" reform, with many other cases lying in between. Among these intermediate cases would be Veracruz or Michoacan, states...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1990; 6111–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1052003
Published: 01 January 1990
...- cia y Garma, 1979; Zambrano Lupi, 1979; Holian, 1986; Pick et al., 1988a, 1989b). Theories have been proposed to show the pathways by which education lowers fertility (Rubin-Kurtzman, 1987; Ka- sarda, Billy, and West, 1986). These pathways include education and literacy leading to the intermediate...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1987; 32365–396 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051813
Published: 01 July 1987
... segmentation leads to the creation of heterogeneous labor markets which then affect how people move within the stratification system. The present analysis utilizes a causal process in which indus- trial and organizational sectors function as intermediate variables affecting labor mar- kets and intersectorial...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1987; 32397–411 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051814
Published: 01 July 1987
... and internationally directed thrust for economic efficiency. Within agriculture, the production units called upon to meet national goals were the intermediate to large private farmers and increasingly important corporate (national and multina- tional) agricultural service industries. Although the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1987; 31127–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4617034
Published: 01 January 1987
... Financial Cri- sis," by Calvin P. Blair [1985] Blair Mexico's Financial Crisis 1985 References Adelman, I., "Beyond Export-led Growth." World Development 12(9) (September 1984): 937-49. Adelman 9 937 12 World Development 1984 Balassa, B., "Adjustment Policies in Developing...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1987; 31151–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4617035
Published: 01 January 1987
... externo de la industrializa- ci6n en Mixico (1929-1975) stands as a classic representative of the period. It focuses on the single, well-defined issue of how postwar import-substitution industrialization generated structural external sector financial imbalances. While previous authors had pointed to the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1986; 22275–298 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051958
Published: 01 July 1986
... administrative and market- ing areas, and financial aspects. The information obtained from these visits, as well as that got- ten through the questionnaires, is useful in the determination of the technological level and the gap between licensors and licensees. These conclusions help to negotiate adequate levels...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1986; 22317–332 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051960
Published: 01 July 1986
... internationally competitive.3 It is in this area that foreign investment has been particularly active in recent years, and especially in response to peso devaluation. The maquiladoras in particular have been allowed to import intermediate goods duty free for purposes of reexport, and the government has attempted...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1986; 22215–233 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051955
Published: 01 July 1986
... effect on both when and how those firms transfer their tech- nology abroad4-an important, but hardly startling, conclusion. All investigators have found the competitive effect to be but one of several variables in a complex decision process reflecting firm size, product type, financial strength, risk...