Research 2015

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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
Information Access and Smallholder Farmers’ Selling Decisions in Peru Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Peru, Technical efficiency
Income Inequality in Bolivia, Colombia, and Ecuador: Different Reasons Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Income inequality Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Brazil’s Agricultural Total Factor Productivity Growth by Farm Size Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Agriculture, Brazil, Efficiency, Productivity, Technical efficiency
Impacto de la regulación en la eficiencia asignativa del mercado spot eléctrico colombiano Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Colombia, Energy, Regulation Universidad EAFIT
Argentina’s Agricultural Policies Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Argentina, Productivity
Looking behind the scenes: an assessment of the interdependence of Brazilian cultural industries Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Behavioral Economics, Brazil West Virginia University
Financial Inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean: Access, Usage and Quality Financial Economics Financial inclusion, Latin America and Caribbean CEMLA
Measuring Latin America’s export dependency on China Globalization - Trade China, Exports, Latin America BBVA Research
Validación de un instrumento de medición de ambiente escolar para docentes Colombianos Education - Health Education, Educational mismatch, Teachers Universidad EAFIT
A quantitative model of the human capital contribution to the value of a project Demographic Economics - Migration, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Human capital, Latin America, Market integration Universidad de los Andes
Inequality and Fiscal Redistribution in Middle Income Countries: Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru and South Africa Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Developing countries, Fiscal policy, Inequality, Social spending Tulane University
Spatial Interactions in Tropical Deforestation: An application to the Brazilian Amazon Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics Brazil, Green economy, Pollution
Climate Change Adaptation: The case of the Coffee Sector in Nicaragua Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics Agriculture, Climate change, Nicaragua
Gender differences on sexual behavior and school inputs: evidence from Bogota Education - Health, Gender Economics Colombia, Education, Gender inequality Universidad del Rosario