Research 2014

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Assessing the Effects of Climate and Socioeconomic Factors on Vulnerability to Vector-Borne Diseases in Latin America Education - Health, Environmental Economics, Theory Climate change, Health, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank
Great Teachers: How to Raise Student Learning in Latin America and the Caribbean Education - Health Economic returns, Education, Latin America and Caribbean, Public policy The World Bank
Cities, Wages, and the Urban Hierarchy Demographic Economics - Migration, Labor Chile, Labor supply, Productivity, Wages
On the Credibility of Inflation Targeting Regimes in Latin America Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Central Bank, Developing countries, Inflation targeting, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank
Do Colombian students underestimate higher education returns? Education - Health Colombia, Education, Education outcomes, Latin America Universidad del Rosario
The Political Economy of Growth, Inequality, the Size and Composition of Government Spending Politics and Economy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Economic growth, Inequality, Latin America, Political economy, Public expenditure Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Innovation and Productivity in Services: Empirical Evidence from Latin America Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Firm performance, Innovation, Latin America, Manufacturing, Productivity Inter-American Development Bank
Measuring the Relative Pay of Latin American School Teachers at the turn of the 20th Century Education - Health Education, Latin America, Teachers Peruvian Economic Association (PEA)
Public Education Expenditures and Private School Enrollment Education - Health, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Brazil, Education, Education enrollment, Latin America, Public expenditure University of Sao Paulo
Why Do Countries Have Fiscal Rules? Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal institutions, Fiscal policy, Macroeconomic stability Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Could an increase in education raise income inequality? Evidence for Latin America Education - Health Education, Latin America
The informal economy and the constraints that it imposes on pension contributions in Latin America Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Informality, Mexico, Pensions, Peru, Retirement, Social security BBVA Research
Insurance use and economic growth in Latin America. Some panel data evidence Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Financial development, Financial institutions, Latin America Universidad de Antioquia
Latin American Performance to External Shocks: What Has Really Been Sweat? Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Capital flows, Commodity prices, Emerging markets, Macroeconomic Policy Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Mortality of firms: the impact of human capital, social capital, managerial practices and gender of the entrepreneur Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Entrepreneurship, Human capital, Latin America, Private sector INSPER - Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa
A case for redistribution? Income inequality and wealth concentration in the recent crisis Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Financial crisis, Income inequality, Poverty Universidad EAFIT
Income inequality in Latin America: Recent decline and prospects for its further reduction Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal policy, Inequality, Labor policies, Latin America, Macroeconomic Policy
Exports and Skills: The impact of destination in a middle income country Globalization - Trade, Labor Exports, Human capital, Labor market, Latin America Universidad de la República - Uruguay
Desigualdad y sectores de altos ingresos en Uruguay: un análisis en base a registros tributarios y encuestas de hogares para el período 2009-2011 Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Inequality, Redistribution, Taxes, Uruguay Universidad de la República - Uruguay
How Can Latin America Help the World to Cope with Climate Change? Environmental Economics Climate change, Environmental policy, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank

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