Research 2015

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¿Libres de Analfabetismo? Evaluando la Experiencia Boliviana con el Programa Nacional de Alfabetización “Yo Si Puedo” Education - Health Bolivia, Education, Impact evaluation
Macroeconomic gains from structural fiscal policy adjustments: The case of Colombia Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Colombia, Fiscal policy, Macroeconomics , Structural change Harvard University
Capital Controls and Implications for Surveillance and Coordination: Brazil and Latin America Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Brazil, Capital controls, International Monetary Fund, Latin America
How well has the Social Protection Scheme Reduced Vulnerability in Chile? Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Chile, Poverty reduction, Social protection Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Growth in Labor Earnings Across the Income Distribution: Latin America During the 2000s Labor Income distribution, Labor income, Latin America Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
Pobreza y Desastres Naturales en Colombia, 1970-2011: Una Aproximación desde los Municipios y los Hogares Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Economic development , Natural disasters, Poverty Universidad de los Andes
A study of co-movements between USA and Latin American stock markets: a cross-bicorrelations perspective Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Financial crisis, Financial markets, International context, Latin America, Stock market
Birth Weight and Early Childhood Physical Health: Evidence from a Sample of Latin American Twins Demographic Economics - Migration, Education - Health Childcare, Childhood development, Health, Latin America Harvard University
Training Vouchers and Labor Market Outcomes in Chile Labor Chile, Labor participation, Training Inter-American Development Bank
Targeting Performance and Poverty Effects of Proxy Means-Tested Transfers: Trade-offs and Challenges Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Bolivia, Latin America, Poverty, Social protection, Transfers
Female Labor Force Participation in Latin America: Evidence of Deceleration Gender Economics, Labor Gender, Labor force, Labor participation, Latin America Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
The Latin American Middle Class Fragile After All? Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Theory Latin America, Middle Classes, Poverty Inter-American Development Bank
Analyzing the Dynamics of School Dropout in Upper Secondary Education in Latin America Education - Health, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Education, Education dropouts, Income dynamics, Latin America, Public policy The World Bank
Peers Effects on a Fertility Decision: An Application for Medellín Colombia Demographic Economics - Migration, Theory Household finances, Life satisfaction, Research Banco de la República de Colombia
Energy Subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking and Policy Challenges Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Energy, Fiscal policy, Latin America and Caribbean International Monetary Fund
Capacitación Laboral y Empleabilidad Evidencia de Mi Primer Empleo Digno Education - Health, Labor Impact evaluation, Job training programs, Labor market
Rasgos estilizados de la relación entre inversión y crecimiento en América Latina, 1980-2012 Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Capital controls, Economic growth, Investment, Latin America, Saving
Returns to Higher Education in Chile and Colombia Education - Health Education, Inequality, Productivity, Skill premium Inter-American Development Bank
Short Term Health Shocks and School Attendance: The Case of a Dengue Fever Outbreak in Colombia Education - Health Colombia, Education, Health Universidad del Rosario
Demand for Services Rendered to Families in Brazil in the 2000’s: An Empirical Analysis of Consumer Patterns and Social Expansion Demographic Economics - Migration, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Theory Brazil, Social Mobility Banco Central do Brasil