Research 2015

Title Topic Keywords Produced by
Assessment of Barriers and Opportunities for Renewable Energy Development in Chile Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Chile, Energy Universidad Adolfo Ibañez
Agricultural Productivity Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC): An analysis of Climatic Effects, Convergence, and Catch-up Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Climate change, Latin America and Caribbean, Productivity
Agglomeration Externalities and urbanization in Ecuador Infraestructure - Transport - Water Infrastructure, Latin America
Explaining Changes in Tax Burdens in Latin America: Does Politics Trump Economics? Financial Economics, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Banking, Fiscal policy, Taxation Inter-American Development Bank
City of God Redux: Inequality, Migration, and Violent Crime in Brazil between 1980 and 2000 Conflict, Crime and Violence, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Brazil, Crime, Inequality, Migration
What is the Relationship between National Saving and Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean? Financial Economics Investment, Saving Inter-American Development Bank
Generating formal employement in a context of implantation of the Decent Work Agenda: A review over territories of Bahian identity Labor Employment, Formal sector, Labor market, Wages
Declining Wages for College-Educated Workers in Mexico: Are Younger or Older Cohorts Hurt the Most? Labor Education, Inequality, Mexico Tulane University
Diez mensajes clave de la Consulta Regional de América Latina y el Caribe sobre Financiamiento del Desarrollo Financial Economics Financial access, Latin America and Caribbean
The Effects of Real Exchange Rate Fluctuations on the Gender Wage Gap and Domestic Violence in Uruguay Conflict, Crime and Violence, Gender Economics Exchange rates, Gender wage gap, Violence Inter-American Development Bank
Relevance of management practices for support of Brazilian farming business growth and the regional development Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Agriculture, Competitiveness, Regional economics
Is there a Brazilian model of development? Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Brazil, Economic development
Expansión y diversificación de la educación superior universitaria, y su relación con la desigualdad y la segregación Education - Health Education, Inequality Universidad de los Andes
Growth agglomeration effects in spatially interdependent Latin American regions Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Latin America
Income inequality estimates for Chile between 1860 and 1970. Methodology and main results Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Income inequality, Wage inequality Munich Personal RePEc Archive
The Health Consequences of Aerial Spraying of Illicit Crops: The Case of Colombia Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Colombia, Health, Illicit drugs production and trafficking Center for Global Development
Conditional Cash Transfer Programs and Enforcement of Compulsory Education Laws. The case of Asignación Universal por Hijo in Argentina Education - Health Argentina, Conditional Cash Transfers, Education Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
A Just Retirement Future for Chilean Workers: Social Insurance or Private Savings? Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Elderly, Retirement, Social security
The Mission: Human Capital Transmission, Economic Persistance and Culture in South America Demographic Economics - Migration, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Education, Human capital
Vertical versus Horizontal Tax Incentives Policies in Brazil: Assessing the Impacts Using a Computable General Equilibrium Model Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Economic returns, Impact evaluation, Taxes