Research 2015

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Integración vertical en el sector de la salud colombiano Education - Health Colombia, Competitiveness, Health Universidad de los Andes
The Great Divide: The Paths of Industrial Competitiveness in Brazil and South Korea Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Brazil, Economic theory, Productivity Cedeplar
Land Reform, Latifundia and Social Development at Local Level in Colombia, 1961-2010 Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Colombia, Land use Universidad de los Andes
The Rise of Noncommunicable Diseases in Latin America and the Caribbean: Challenges for Public Health Policies Education - Health Health, Latin America and Caribbean, Social welfare Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)
On the Effects of Enforcement on Illegal Markets Evidence from a Quasi-experiment in Colombia Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity, Politics and Economy Colombia, Crime, Illicit drugs production and trafficking The World Bank
Modeling Latin-American Stock Markets Volatility: Varying Probabilities and Mean Reversion in a Random Level Shifts Model Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Theory Latin America, Statistics Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
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
A Comparison of Saving Rates: Micro Evidence from Seventeen Latin American and Caribbean Countries Financial Economics Latin America, Saving rate Inter-American Development Bank
La política de precios del café en Colombia Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Colombia, Commodity prices Fedesarrollo
Growth and distribution in Brazil the 21st century: revisiting the wage-led versus profit-led debate Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Brazil, Economic cycle, Income distribution University of Sao Paulo