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
Patentes y Crecimiento Económico: ¿Innovación de Residentes o No Residentes? Globalization - Trade, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity
The Economics of the War on Illegal Drug Production and Trafficking Conflict, Crime and Violence Conflict and violence, Illicit drugs production and trafficking, Public policy Universidad de los Andes
Dealing with Cross-Firm Heterogeneity in Bank Efficiency Estimates: Some evidence from Latin America Financial Economics, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Banking, Financial institutions, Latin America
After the Boom - Commodity Prices and Economic Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Business cycles, China, Commodity prices, Economic growth, Latin America and Caribbean International Monetary Fund
Towards greener cities with social and gender equity in Latin America Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, Gender Economics Economic growth, Environmental policy, Gender, Latin America
Heading into Trouble: A Comparison of the Latin American Crises and the Euro Area's Current Crisis Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic crisis, Latin America, Sovereign debt Banco de México
Latin American Performance to External Shocks: What Has Really Been Sweat? Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Capital flows, Commodity prices, Emerging markets, Latin America, Macroeconomic Policy Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Trade Credit durante episodios de tensión financiera: ¿Fuente de volatilidad macroeconómica para la región? Financial Economics, Globalization - Trade, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Exports, Macroeconomic stability, Trade credit Fondo Latinoamericano de Reservas (FLAR)
Further evidence on the determinants of regional stock market integration in Latin America Financial Economics Financial markets, Latin America, Regional Trade Agreements, Stock market IPAG Business School
Poverty, Inequality and Employment in Chile Labor, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Inequality, Labor market, Social policy International Labour Office
Does increasing the minimum wage reduce poverty in developing countries? Labor Developing countries, Poverty reduction, Wages Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Competitiveness in the Latin American manufacturing sector: trends and determinants Globalization - Trade, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Competitiveness, Exports, Latin America, Manufacturing
Is the Eurozone on the Mend? Latin American Examples to Analyze the Euro Question Financial Economics Euro, Financial crisis, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank