Research 2015

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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
Brazil and China: Two Routes of Economic Development Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Brazil, China, Economic development , Income inequality
RED 2014: Por una América Latina más segura. Una nueva perspectiva para prevenir y controlar el delito Conflict, Crime and Violence Conflict and violence, Crime, Latin America, Violence CAF
Financial Development and Output Growth in Developing Asia and Latin America: A Comparative Sectoral Analysis Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Developing countries, Financial development, Latin America National Bureau of Economic Research
Maternity and Labor Markets: Impact of Legislation in Colombia Demographic Economics - Migration, Labor Colombia, Labor regulation, Women as head of household Banco de la República de Colombia
Social Protection and Private Coping Strategies during Recessions: evidence from Chile Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Recession, Social protection Universidad de Chile
Sovereign Default, Debt Restructuring, and Recovery Rates: was the Argentinean “Haircut” Excessive? Financial Economics, Politics and Economy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Argentina, Debt, Sovereign debt National Bureau of Economic Research
Crime in Colombia: More law enforcement or more justice? Conflict, Crime and Violence Colombia, Crime, Efficiency, Law enforcement Universidad EAFIT
Non-Residential Capital Stock in Latin America (1875 – 2008) Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Capital markets, Efficiency, Latin America Universitat Pompeu Fabra
¿Por qué importa la desigualdad? Del economicismo a la integridad social Demographic Economics - Migration, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Inequality, Latin America, Social Mobility
Crecimiento y segmentación del empleo en el Perú, 2001-2011 Labor, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Competitiveness, Employment, Job flows, Labor market, Peru Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Latin American Export Structure and the US Growth Spillover Effect in the Great Recession Globalization - Trade, History and Economics Business cycles, Exports, Latin America, Recession
What is Behind Latin America’s Declining Income Inequality? Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Emerging markets, Income inequality, Latin America International Monetary Fund
On the Development Gap between Latin America and East Asia: Welfare, Efficiency, and Misallocation Globalization - Trade, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Theory Efficiency, Latin America, Welfare Munich Personal RePEc Archive
Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia Labor, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Childhood development, Colombia, Human capital, Labor participation, Poverty reduction, Productivity Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)