Research 2015

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Inequality of Opportunity in Health and Cognitive Abilities: The Case of Chile Education - Health, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Equality of opportunity, Health Universidad de Chile
Appraising Cross-National Income Inequality Databases: An Introduction Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Income inequality, Latin America Tulane University
Innovation, Absorptive Capacity and Growth Heterogeneity: Development Paths in Latin America 1970-2010 Globalization - Trade, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Innovation, Latin America
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
Exchange Rate Pass-through to Prices: VAR evidence for Chile Financial Economics Chile, Exchange rates Banco Central de Chile
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
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
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)
Export Promotion and Firm Entry into and Survival in Export Markets Globalization - Trade Exports, Firm performance, Latin America The World Bank
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
Integración vertical en el sector de la salud colombiano Education - Health Colombia, Competitiveness, Health Universidad de los Andes
Spatio-temporal persistence of municipal rates of business start-ups in Chile Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Chile, Entrepreneurship, Regional economics Universidad Católica de Chile
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