Research 2014

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Bayesian Combination for Inflation Forecasts: The Effects of a Prior Based on Central Banks’ Estimates Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Banking, Central Bank, Inflation Banco de la República de Colombia
Subsidizing Vocational Training for Disadvantaged Youth in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Randomized Trial Education - Health Developing countries, Education, Latin America, Training, Unemployment Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle Education - Health Childhood development, Economic growth, Education, Educational mismatch, Human capital, Latin America Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Unemployment Insurance Savings Accounts in Latin America: Overview and Assessment Labor Labor market, Latin America, Moral hazard, Unemployment insurance Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Work and tax evasion incentive effects of social insurance programs. Evidence from an employment-based benefit extension Demographic Economics - Migration, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Labor supply, Social security , Taxes
Does early centre-based care have an impact on child cognitive and socio-emotional development? Evidence from Chile Demographic Economics - Migration, Education - Health Childcare, Childhood development, Chile
An Analysis of Inefficiency of Big Urban Water Utilities in Latin-America Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics Latin America, Water Universidad del Pacifico
Addressing access and behavioral constraints through social intermediation services: a review of Chile Solidario and Red Unidos Demographic Economics - Migration, Education - Health Chile, Health, Poverty, Public policy, Social policy The World Bank
Faith-Based Schools in Latin America: Case Studies on Fe Y Alegria Education - Health Education, Latin America The World Bank
Regulations and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Developed and Developing Countries Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Politics and Economy Developing countries, Entrepreneurship, Regulation
Cultural and Creative Industries as Determining Qualified International Flow Trade in Latin America, 2001-2011 Demographic Economics - Migration, Globalization - Trade, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Globalization, Industry, International context, Latin America, Money flows, Trade
Innovative Activity in the Caribbean: Drivers, Benefits, and Obstacles Globalization - Trade, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Developing countries, Innovation, Investment, Latin America and Caribbean, Productivity IPAG Business School
Performance of renewable energy auctions : experience in Brazil, China and India Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, Globalization - Trade Brazil, China, Climate change, Debt, Emerging markets, Energy, Green economy, Market structure, Transport costs The World Bank
An Examination of the Convergence in the Output of South American Countries: The Influence of the Region's Integration Projects Demographic Economics - Migration, Politics and Economy, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Behavioral Economics, Efficiency, Equality of opportunity, Inequality, Latin America, Life satisfaction
Local poverty reduction in Chile and Mexico: The role of food manufacturing growth Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Economic growth, Mexico, Poverty, Poverty reduction Universidad Ibero Ciudad de México
Migración por imitación y crecimiento económico: Caso de Chile y Perú Demographic Economics - Migration Chile, Latin America, Migration, Peru, Public policy Universidad de la República - Uruguay
Gender Differences in Cognitive Abilities among the Elderly Poor of Peru Demographic Economics - Migration, Education - Health, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics University of Leuven
Recent macroeconomic trends in emerging economies and implications for development - Country Study: Brazil Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Brazil, Economic growth, Macroeconomic Policy, Social policy United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN/DESA)
Patterns of Structural Change in Developing Countries Globalization - Trade, Labor, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Economic development , Economic growth, Latin America, Structural change University of Groningen
Not all that Glitters Is Gold: Gold Boom, Child Labor and Schooling in Colombia Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Education - Health, Labor Child labor, Colombia, Education, Mining, extraction, and refining, Natural resources Universidad de los Andes