Research 2017

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People Versus Machines: The Impact of Minimum Wages on Automatable Jobs Labor Innovation, Labor market, Minimum wage National Bureau of Economic Research
Vulnerability and Clientelism Globalization - Trade, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Brazil, Competitiveness National Bureau of Economic Research
Understanding the Impact of Windstorms on Economic Activity from Night Lights in Central America Environmental Economics Central America, Economic growth, Natural disasters The World Bank
Valuation of Public Amenities and Differences in Quality of Life among Latin American Cities Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Latin America, Life satisfaction CAF
The effect of education on teenage fertility: causal evidence for Argentina Education - Health Argentina, Education, Health Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Separation, Child Support and Well-Being in Uruguay Education - Health, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Childcare, Uruguay Universidad de la República - Uruguay
High-skilled workers´ segregation and productivity in Latin American cities Labor, Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Labor market, Latin America, Productivity, Skill premium CAF
Trade Integration in Latin America: A Network Perspective Globalization - Trade Latin America, Trade, Trade Agreements International Monetary Fund
Impact of a work-study programme for teenagers: evidence from a randomized controlled trial Education - Health, Labor Education, Impact evaluation, Job training programs, Labor participation Universidad de la República - Uruguay
Integrating Early-life Shocks and Human Capital Investments on Children´s Education Education - Health, Labor Conditional Cash Transfers, Education, Human capital, Latin America CAF
Educational Impacts and Cost-Effectiveness of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs in Developing Countries: A Meta-Analysis Education - Health, Financial Economics Conditional Cash Transfers, Developing countries, Education National Bureau of Economic Research
Knowledge-Intensive Mining Services: a Regional Approach for their Development in Chile Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Chile, Innovation, Mining, extraction, and refining, Natural resources Universidad de Chile
Public expenditures and debt at the subnational level: Evidence of fiscal smoothing from Argentina Politics and Economy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Argentina, Debt, Fiscal policy, Public expenditure CAF
The Value of Redistribution: Natural Resources and the Formation of Human Capital under Weak Institutions Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Human capital, Natural resources Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Can public policies change risk preferences? The effect of property titling on risk aversion Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Land use, Public policy, Welfare
Tax Audits as Scarecrows: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Taxes National Bureau of Economic Research
A study of environmental infractions for Brazilian municipalities: a spatial dynamic panel approach Demographic Economics - Migration, Environmental Economics, Infraestructure - Transport - Water Brazil, Environmental policy, Violence University of Sao Paulo
Capturing economic and social benefits at the community level. Opportunities and obstacles for civil society Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Accountability, Industry, Mining, extraction, and refining, Peru, Transparency
Gendered Effects of the Personal Income Tax: Evidence from a Schedular System with Individual Filing in a Developing Country Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Gender, Income distribution, Taxes Universidad de la República - Uruguay
Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Latin America's Infrastructure Market and Policy Suggestions for Korea Infraestructure - Transport - Water Infrastructure, Latin America, Public private partnerships