Research 2014

Title Topic Keywords Produced by
Tobacco Cultivation in Latin America Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Exports, Latin America, Local employment Universidad de los Andes
Home victory for Brazil in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Theory Latin America, Mega sporting events, Statistics University of Innsbruck
Exploring Trends in Labor Informality in Latin America, 1990-2010 Labor Employment, Informality, Labor policies, Latin America Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
What Can Latin America Learn from Rigorous Impact Evaluations of Education Policies? Education - Health Education, Incentives, Latin America, Public policy, Teachers Harvard University
Regional inequalities in the impact of broadband on productivity: Evidence from Brazil Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Brazil, Information technology, Media, Press and Internet, Productivity, Regional economics Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Rewarding provider performance to enable a healthy start to life: evidence from Argentina's Plan Nacer Education - Health Argentina, Childcare, Health, Public policy, Social protection The World Bank
La vinculación entre la planificación y el presupuesto. Recomendaciones para su implementación Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Accountability, Latin America, Public expenditure, Public policy Centro de Implementación de Políticas Públicas para la Equidad y el Crecimiento (CIPPEC)
Decentralization in Colombia: Searching for Social Equity in a Bumpy Economic Geography Infraestructure - Transport - Water, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Colombia, Decentralization, Regional disparities, Social policy, Social spending, Social welfare Fedesarrollo
Comparando comisiones por flujo y saldo en fondos de pensiones con cuentas individuales de capitalización Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Pensions scheme, Peru, Social security Peruvian Economic Association (PEA)
Assessing fiscal sustainability in some selected countries Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Debt, Emerging markets, Fiscal sustainability
More than words and good Intentions: the political agenda-setting power behind foreign aid mechanisms Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Colombia, Foreign aid, Politics, Public policy Universidad de los Andes
Engineers, innovative capacity and development in the Americas History and Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Economic growth, Human capital, Information technology, Innovation, Political economy The World Bank
Oil windfalls and tax inefficiency: evidence from Brazil Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Brazil, Mining, extraction, and refining, Natural resources, Public sector, Taxes University of Sao Paulo
The effects of remittances on poverty at the household level in Bolivia: a propensity score matching approach Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Bolivia, Poverty, Remittances
Labor informality: choice or sign of segmentation? A quantile regression approach at the regional level for Colombia Labor Colombia, Informality, Labor market, Wage inequality
From Volatility to Stabilization: Cyclicality of Fiscal Policy in Latin America over the Last Decades Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal policy, Latin America, Public expenditure
Pensiones, bienestar y crecimiento económico Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Economic growth, Pensions, Social security BBVA Research
Competitiveness in the Latin American manufacturing sector. Trends and determinants Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Competitiveness, Exports, Latin America, Manufacturing BBVA Research
Dollarization and the relationship between EMBI and fundamentals in Latin American countries Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Theory Dollarization , Emerging markets, Latin America Universitat de Barcelona
Factores asociados al comportamiento exportador de las PyMES industriales argentinas Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Argentina, Exports, Industry, Private sector, Trade Universidad Nacional del Mar del Plata