Politics and Economy

Title Year All terms Produced by
A more level playing field? Explaining the decline in earnings inequality in Brazil, 1995-2012 2015 Brazil, Income inequality, Inequality
Regulations and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Developed and Developing Countries 2014 Developing countries, Entrepreneurship, Regulation
An Examination of the Convergence in the Output of South American Countries: The Influence of the Region's Integration Projects 2014 Behavioral Economics, Efficiency, Equality of opportunity, Inequality, Latin America, Life satisfaction
The agrarian reform experiment in Chile 2014 Agriculture, Chile, Inequality, Land use, Latin America, Poverty reduction, Social welfare International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Estado capaz (desenvolvimentista) e democracia em países pré-industriais 2014 Getulio Vargas Foundation
Government Capabilities in Latin America: Why They Are So Important, What We Know about Them, and What to Do Next 2014 Governance, Latin America, Public policy, Transparency Inter-American Development Bank
The Political Economy of Growth, Inequality, the Size and Composition of Government Spending 2014 Economic growth, Inequality, Latin America, Political economy, Public expenditure Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
The Politics of the diffusion of Conditional Cash Transfers in Latin America 2014 Conditional Cash Transfers, Latin America, Politics
Bases, Bullets and Ballots: the Effect of U.S. Military Aid on Political Conflict in Colombia 2014 National Bureau of Economic Research
Gender stereotypes in politics: What changes when a woman becomes the local political leader? 2014 São Paulo School of Economics FGV
Assessing the extent of democratic failures. A 99%-Condorcet’s Jury Theorem 2014 Democracy, Latin America, Voting behavior Universidad de Chile
The evolution of inequality in Australasia and the River Plate 1870 - 1914 2013 Argentina, History and Economy, Income distribution, Uruguay Universidad de la República - Uruguay
More than you can handle: decentralization and spending ability of Peruvian municipalities 2014 Decentralization, Governance, Peru, Public expenditure Peruvian Economic Association (PEA)
Electoral cycles in international reserves: Evidence from Latin America and the OECD 2013 Checks and balances, Monetary policy, Politics Universidad del Cema
The political economy of fuel subsidies in Colombia 2013 Colombia, Political economy Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development(OECD)
Political learning and officials' motivations: an empirical analysis of the education reform in the state of Sao Paulo 2013 Brazil, Decentralization, Electoral incentives
Left, right, left: income dynamics and the evolving political preferences of forward-looking Bayesian voters 2012 Income dynamics, Latin America London School of Economics
Democracy and Growth in Brazil 2013 Brazil, Economic growth, Politics, Public expenditure, Public policy INSPER - Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa
Colonizer identity, settlement conditions, and early mercantilism: do they matter for modern development? 2013 Economic growth, History and Economy, Political institutions, Social welfare
No reversal of fortune in the long run: geography and spatial persistence of prosperity in Colombia, 1500-2005 2013 Colombia, Economic growth, History and Economy, Political institutions