Research 2015

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Does a Longer Commuting Time Increase the Probability of Being Victim of Urban Violence? The Evidence from Brazilian Metropolitan Regions Conflict, Crime and Violence Brazil, Crime, Violence
Productivity and the Performance of Agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean: From the Lost Decade to the Commodity Boom Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Commodity prices, 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
El Empleo Público en América Latina. Evidencia de las encuestas de hogares Labor Labor participation, Latin America, Public employment, Wages Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
The Political Economy of Pension Reform: Public Opinion in Latin America and the Caribbean Politics and Economy, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Pensions reform, Political economy, Public policy Inter-American Development Bank
A Just Retirement Future for Chilean Workers: Social Insurance or Private Savings? Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Elderly, Retirement, Social security
Tracing Brazilian regions’ CO2 emissions in domestic and global trade Environmental Economics, Globalization - Trade Brazil, Environmental policy, Pollution, Trade University of Sao Paulo
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
A strategic agenda for the Sino-South America relationship under China’s “new normal" Globalization - Trade China, Latin America, Trade Agreements Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Saving in Latin America and the Caribbean: Performance and Policies Financial Economics Latin America and Caribbean, Saving International Monetary Fund
Vertical Collective Action: Addressing Vertical Asymmetries in Watershed Management Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Infraestructure - Transport - Water Agriculture, Colombia, Water Universidad de los Andes
The Brazilian Credit Market: Recent Developments and Impact on Inequality Financial Economics, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Brazil, Credit market, Impact evaluation, Inequality International Labour Office
Exchange Rate Pass-through to Prices: VAR evidence for Chile Financial Economics Chile, Exchange rates Banco Central de Chile
Determinants and home-country effects of FDI outflows: Evidence from Latin American countries Financial Economics, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Foreign Direct Investment, Latin America
Fiscal Rules, Monetary Rules, and External Shocks in a Primary-Export Economy: A Model for Latin America and the Caribbean Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal policy, Latin America and Caribbean, Monetary policy Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Export Promotion and Firm Entry into and Survival in Export Markets Globalization - Trade Exports, Firm performance, Latin America The World Bank
Understanding the Determinants of Household Saving: Micro Evidence for Latin America Financial Economics Household finances, Latin America, Microfinance Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
Fighting the Last Economic War: How Crises Lead to Ideological Change in Latin America Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic crisis, Financial crisis, Latin America George Washington University
Youth Out of School and Out of Work in Latin America. A Cohort Approach Education - Health Education, Labor market, Latin America The World Bank
Spatio-temporal persistence of municipal rates of business start-ups in Chile Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Chile, Entrepreneurship, Regional economics Universidad Católica de Chile

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