Research 2015

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Social norms and information diffusion in water-saving programs: Evidence from a randomisedfield experiment in Colombia Demographic Economics - Migration, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Colombia, Water
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
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
The Long-term Effects of Conditional Cash Transfers on Child Labor and School Enrollment Education - Health, Financial Economics, Labor Child labor, Conditional Cash Transfers, Education enrollment Getulio Vargas Foundation
Why is Fiscal Policy often Procyclical? Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Developing countries, Fiscal policy Harvard University
Beyond Qualifications Returns to Cognitive and Socio-Emotional Skills in Colombia Education - Health Colombia, Labor market, Skill premium The World Bank
The Middle-Income Trap Turns Ten Financial Economics, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Middle Classes, Middle-income trap The World Bank
Long-Term Direct and Spillover Effects of Job Training: Experimental Evidence from Colombia Labor Colombia, Education, Employment
La política social como factor determinante del crecimiento económico en algunos países latinoamericanos (1980–2010) Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Latin America, Social policy Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Female Labor Force Participation in Latin America: Patterns and Explanations Labor Gender, Gender wage gap, Labor force, Latin America, Women as head of household Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
New Banking, Banking for All: the Peru Model Financial Economics, Theory Banking, Peru BBVA Research
The Renegotiation of PPP Contracts: An Overview of its Recent Evolution in Latin America Globalization - Trade Latin America, Trade, Trade Agreements Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development(OECD)
Brazil’s 35 years-old quasi-stagnation: facts and theory Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Politics and Economy Brazil, Dutch disease, Exchange rates, Interest rates, Investment São Paulo School of Economics FGV
A Stochastic Volatility Model with GH Skew Student's t-Distribution: Application to Latin-American Stock Returns Environmental Economics Education, Latin America, Statistics Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú