Research 2015

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Experimental Evidence on the Long-Term Impacts of a Youth Training Program Education - Health, Labor Impact evaluation, Labor income, Latin America, Training Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
La Agricultura Familiar en Chile Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Chile, Household finances RIMISP Centro Latinoamericano para el desarrollo Rural
The Health Workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean : An Analysis of Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay Education - Health, Labor Health, Job mobility, Labor force, Latin America and Caribbean The World Bank
Using Stated Preference Methods to Design Cost-Effective Subsidy Programs to Induce Technology Adoption. An Application to a Stove Program in Southern Chile Environmental Economics Chile, Environmental policy, Pollution, Technical efficiency
Working to End Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean--Workers, Jobs, and Wages Labor, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Job flows, Latin America and Caribbean, Poverty reduction, Wage inequality The World Bank
The role of external shocks for monetary policy in Colombia and Brazil: A Bayesian SVAR analysis Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Brazil, Colombia, Monetary policy
How Much Anti-Money Laundering Effort is Enough? The Jamaican Experience Financial Economics, Politics and Economy Economic development , Money flows Inter-American Development Bank
Inequality, Economic Growth and Structural Change: Theoretical Links and Evidence from Latin American Countries Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Economic growth, Inequality, Structural change Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Thirty Years of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Argentina: An Assessment of the National Health Response Education - Health Aid effectiveness, Argentina, Health The World Bank
Determining the Feasibility of Establishing New Multiple Use Marine Protected Areas in Chile Environmental Economics Chile, Governance, Water
Costa Rica's Development: From Good to Better Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic development , Efficiency, Financial development, Latin America The World Bank
Determinants of the Risk Attitude in Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Latin America Financial Economics, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Economic cycle, Entrepreneurship, Latin America
The Economics of Policy Instruments to Stimulate Wind Power in Brazil Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics Brazil, Energy, Innovation, Politics The World Bank
La importancia del servicio civil en el desarrollo de capacidades estatales en América Latina Politics and Economy Economic development , Latin America, Political economy CAF
The Antecedents and Aftermath of Financial Crises as told by Carlos F. Díaz Alejandro Financial Economics, History and Economics Economic history, Financial crisis, History and Economy National Bureau of Economic Research
Technological Progress with Segmented Factor Markets and Welfare Implications for the Urban Poor Labor Job mobility, Labor market, Latin America, Structural change
El Salvador: Building on Strengths for a New Generation Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic development , Latin America, Local development The World Bank
The break of brand exclusivity in Brazilian credit card acquiring: effects and markup-cost decomposition in a price dispersion setting Financial Economics Banking, Brazil, Credit market, Price discrimination Banco Central do Brasil
Multi-Office Incumbency Advantage: Political Careers in Brazil Labor Brazil, Job mobility, Labor participation, Politics
Going for Growth: Pilot Benchmarking in the Caribbean Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Latin America and Caribbean, Small open economy Inter-American Development Bank