Research 2017

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Panama beyond the Canal: Using technological proximities to identify opportunities for productive diversification Microeconomics - Competition - Productivity Economic growth, Productivity Harvard University
Así funcionan las transferencias condicionadas Financial Economics Conditional Cash Transfers, Financial development, Latin America Inter-American Development Bank
The Impact of Prison Labor Programs on Recidivism: The Case of Chile Labor Chile, Job training programs, Labor participation Universidad de Chile
Revisiting personal income tax in Latin America. Evolution and impact Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Income dynamics, Taxes, Wage inequality Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development(OECD)
Shifting Gears: A growth diagnostic of Panama Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Macroeconomic Policy, Structural change Harvard University
The paradox of land reform, inequality and development in Colombia Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Colombia, Economic development , Inequality, Land use London School of Economics
Rising Incomes and Inequality of Access to Infrastructure among Latin American Households Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Income inequality, Infrastructure, Latin America The World Bank
Technological innovation and employment in derived labour demand models: a hierarchical meta-regression analysis Labor, Theory Labor demand, Research, Technical efficiency
Rent Creation and Rent Containment Infraestructure - Transport - Water Economic development , Mexico, Political economy The World Bank
Contestability and Changes in Tolerance towards Corruption Financial Economics Corruption, Mexico The World Bank
Desigualdad de aprendizajes en Uruguay: determinantes de los resultados de PISA 2012 Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Education, PISA, Uruguay Universidad de la República - Uruguay
The Impact of Migration on Child Labor: Theory and Evidence from Brazil Demographic Economics - Migration, Labor Brazil, Child labor, Migration Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Satisfaction with Democracy in Latin America: Do the Characteristics of the Political System Matter? Politics and Economy Democracy, Electoral incentives, Latin America Universidad de la República - Uruguay
Taxation and inequality in developing countries - Lessons from the recent experience of Latin America Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Fiscal policy, Inequality, Latin America
The Trade-Off between Reforms and Checks and Balances Politics and Economy Latin America, Political institutions Universidad de la República - Uruguay
City Size, Distance and Formal Employment Demographic Economics - Migration, Labor Diversification, Formal sector Harvard University
The expansion of economic protection for older adults in Latin America. Key design features of non-contributory pensions Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Elderly, Equality of opportunity, Pensions, Social security
Institutions vs. Social Interactions in Driving Economic Convergence: Evidence from Colombia Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Colombia, Economic development , Economic growth, Technology Transfer Harvard University
Sistemas de protección social en América Latina: una evaluación Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Economic development , Inequality, Poverty, Social protection Organización Internacional del Trabajo
The Demand for Air Quality: A Case study in Bogotá, Colombia Environmental Economics Housing markets, Pollution