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Working Papers

2014

  1. Fiscal Federalism and Legislative Malapportionment: Causal Evidence from Independent but Related Natural Experiments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Non-Contributory Pensions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank (2014) Downloads
  3. On the Distributed Costs of Drug-Related Homicides - Working Paper 364
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads
  4. On the Distributive Costs of Drug-Related Homicides
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata (2014) Downloads
    IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank (2014) Downloads
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2014) Downloads
  5. The Causal Effect of Competition on Prices and Quality: Evidence from a Field Experiment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  6. The Political Coase Theorem: Experimental Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2014)
  7. The effect of aid on growth: evidence from a quasi-experiment
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2013

  1. Autocracy, Democracy and Trade Policy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Economics (2014)
  2. How Can Latin America Help the World to Cope with Climate Change?
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads
  3. Lecciones a partir de experimentos de formalización empresarial
    IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank Downloads
  4. Optimal Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change in Small Environmental Economies
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads
    Also in IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank (2013) Downloads
  5. School Management in Developing Countries
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads
  6. Shelter from the Storm: Upgrading Housing Infrastructure in Latin American Slums
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  7. The Heterogeneous Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2013)

2012

  1. Educational Upgrading and Returns to Skills in Latin America. Evidence from a Supply-Demand Framework, 1990-2010
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (6)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. El Impacto Distributivo de las Políticas Sociales
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads
  3. Promoting handwashing behavior in Peru: the effect of large-scale mass-media and community level interventions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2011

  1. The Dynamics of Land Titling Regularization and Market Development
    Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  2. Trends in Tariff Reforms and Trends in the Structure of Wages
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads

2010

  1. Catastrophic Natural Disasters and Economic Growth
    IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2010) Downloads View citations (14)
    Working Papers, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics (2010) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2013)
  2. Climate Change - A Research Agenda for Latin America and the Caribbean
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Conscription and Crime: Evidence from the Argentine Draft Lottery
    Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)
  4. Factor Endowments, Democracy and Trade Policy Divergence
    DEGIT Conference Papers, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade Downloads View citations (2)
  5. On the Distributive Effects of Terms of Trade Shocks
    IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund Downloads
  6. Payroll Taxes, Wages and Employment: Identification through Policy Changes
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2010)
  7. Property Rights for the Poor: Effects of Land Titling
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (35)
    Also in Business School Working Papers, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (2005) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2010)
  8. Social Mobility: What is it and why does it matter?
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Económica (2013)

2009

  1. Preschool and maternal labour market outcomes: evidence from a regression discontinuity design
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2011)
  2. Reducing Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Housing, Health and Happiness
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2009)
  2. Investment and Expropriation under Oligarchy and Democracy in a Heckscher-Ohlin World
    Discussion Papers, Department of Economics, University of Birmingham Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Reality versus Propaganda in the Formation of Beliefs about Privatization
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2012)

2007

  1. Expansiones de Agua en las Barriadas: Salud y Ahorros
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads
  2. Fertility and Female Labor Supply in Latin America: New Causal Evidence
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (33)
    Also in Labor and Demography, EconWPA (2005) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2007)
  3. Giving Children a Better Start: Preschool Attendance & School-Age Profiles
    William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Giving Children a Better Start: Preschool Attendance and School-Age Profiles
    Working Papers, Queen Mary, University of London, School of Economics and Finance Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2007) Downloads View citations (4)
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2006) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2008)
  5. Land-Rich Economies, Education and Economic Development
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia (2005) Downloads
    DEGIT Conference Papers, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade (2005) Downloads
  6. Modeling Informality Formally: Households and Firms
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2012)
  7. The Educational Gender Gap in Latin America and the Caribbean
    IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2007) Downloads View citations (13)
  8. Understanding the Political Economy of Structural Reform: The Case of Argentina
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia
  9. Water Expansions in Shantytowns: Health and Savings
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank (2007) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economica (2009)
  10. Why Has Unemployment Risen in the New South Africa
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in The Economics of Transition (2008)

2006

  1. Conscription and Crime
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Crime Distribution & Victim Behavior During a Crime Wave
    William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Crime Distribution and Victim Behavior during a Crime Wave
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Chapter (2010)
  4. The Effect of Pre-Primary Education on Primary School Performance
    William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2006) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2009)

2005

  1. Optimal Income Support Targeting
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia Downloads
    Also in Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2000) Downloads View citations (1)
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2000) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2006)
  2. The Effect of a Large Expansion of Pre-Primary School Facilities on Preschool Attendance and Maternal Employment
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2004) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2007)
  3. Water for Life: The Impact of the Privatization of Water Services on Child Mortality
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (98)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2005)

2004

  1. Effects of Land Titling on Child Health
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Economics & Human Biology (2004)
  2. Persistence and Regional Disparities in Unemployment
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (2)
  3. The Health Effects of Land Titling
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (1)

2003

  1. Financial Dollarization and Debt Deflation under a Currency Board
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (20)
    Also in Business School Working Papers, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (2003) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Emerging Markets Review (2003)
  2. Generalizing the Causal Effect of Fertility on Female Labor Supply
    William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Labor and Demography, EconWPA (2003) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Missed Expectations: The Argentine Convertibility
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (1)
    Also in William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan (2002) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. The Costs and Benefits of Privatization in Argentina: A Microeconomic Analysis
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (20)
  5. The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Wage Inequality: Evidence from Argentina
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (36)
    Also in Department of Economics Working Papers, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (2003) Downloads View citations (39)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2003)
  6. The Labor Market
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (1)

2002

  1. Crime Victimization and Income Distribution
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (3)
    Also in IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank (2002) Downloads
  2. Inference and estimation in small sample dynamic panel data models
    Business School Working Papers, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella Downloads View citations (3)
  3. The Benefits and Costs of Privatization in Argentina: A Microeconomics Analysis
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (3)

2001

  1. Duration and Risk of Unemployment in Argentina
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan (2001) Downloads View citations (3)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley (2000) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia (2001) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2003)
  2. Evaluating the Impact of School Decentralization on Education Quality
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in JOURNAL OF LACEA ECONOMIA (2002)
  3. The Consequences of Price Instability on Search Behavior: Preliminary Evidence from a Laboratory Experiment
    Working Papers, Universidad de San Andres, Departamento de Economia

Undated

  1. The Impact of Privatization on the Earnings of Restructured Workers
    Business School Working Papers, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Autocracy, democracy and trade policy
    Journal of International Economics, 2014, 93, (1), 173-193 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. The Political Coase Theorem: Experimental evidence
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2014, 103, (C), 17-38 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Catastrophic Natural Disasters and Economic Growth
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2013, 95, (5), 1549-1561 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Social Mobility: What is it and Why Does it Matter?
    Económica, 2013, 59, 167-229 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  3. Social Status and Corruption
    Nordic Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 38, 1 Downloads
  4. The heterogeneous impact of conditional cash transfers
    Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 103, (C), 85-96 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Foreign investment and expropriation under oligarchy and democracy
    Economics and Politics, 2012, 24, (1), 24-46 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. MODELING INFORMALITY FORMALLY: HOUSEHOLDS AND FIRMS
    Economic Inquiry, 2012, 50, (3), 821-838 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Reality versus propaganda in the formation of beliefs about privatization
    Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96, (5), 553-567 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2011

  1. Conscription and Crime: Evidence from the Argentine Draft Lottery
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (2), 119-36 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Land Property Rights and Resource Allocation
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2011, 54, (S4), S329 - S345 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Preschool and Maternal Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2011, 59, (2), 313 - 344 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2010

  1. Payroll taxes, wages and employment: Identification through policy changes
    Labour Economics, 2010, 17, (4), 743-749 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Performance pay and productivity of low- and high-ability workers
    Labour Economics, 2010, 17, (2), 317-322 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Property rights for the poor: Effects of land titling
    Journal of Public Economics, 2010, 94, (9-10), 700-729 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  4. Trends in Tariff Reforms and in the Structure of Wages
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (3), 482-494 Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. Housing, Health, and Happiness
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2009, 1, (1), 75-105 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. The effect of pre-primary education on primary school performance
    Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 93, (1-2), 219-234 Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Water Expansions in Shantytowns: Health and Savings
    Economica, 2009, 76, (304), 607-622 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2008

  1. Giving children a better start: Preschool attendance and school-age profiles
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (5-6), 1416-1440 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. On the emergence of public education in land-rich economies
    Journal of Development Economics, 2008, 86, (2), 434-446 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. School decentralization: Helping the good get better, but leaving the poor behind
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (10-11), 2106-2120 Downloads View citations (36)
  4. The Impact of Privatization on the Earnings of Restructured Workers: Evidence From the Oil Industry
    Journal of Labor Research, 2008, 29, (2), 162-176 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Why has unemployment risen in the New South Africa?
    The Economics of Transition, 2008, 16, (4), 715-740 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Fertility and female labor supply in Latin America: New causal evidence
    Labour Economics, 2007, 14, (3), 565-573 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. The Formation of Beliefs: Evidence from the Allocation of Land Titles to Squatters
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2007, 122, (1), 209-241 Downloads View citations (65)
  3. The effect of a large expansion of pre-primary school facilities on preschool attendance and maternal employment
    Labour Economics, 2007, 14, (3), 665-680 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2006

  1. Optimal income support targeting
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2006, 13, (6), 661-684 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Targeted interventions in healthcare: the role of facility placement
    Fiscal Studies, 2006, 27, (3), 373-395 View citations (2)

2005

  1. Changes in the Panamanian Wage Structure: A Quantile Regression Analysis
    Económica, 2005, LI, (1-2), 3-27 Downloads
  2. Persistence and regional disparities in unemployment (Argentina 1980-1997)
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2005, 35, (4), 375-394 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Water for Life: The Impact of the Privatization of Water Services on Child Mortality
    Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 113, (1), 83-120 Downloads View citations (111)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2004

  1. Effects of land titling on child health
    Economics & Human Biology, 2004, 2, (3), 353-372 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Introduction to Symposium: The Labor Market in Latin America
    Económica, 2004, L, (1-2), 3-7 Downloads

2003

  1. Duration and risk of unemployment in Argentina
    Journal of Development Economics, 2003, 71, (1), 199-212 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  2. Financial dollarization and debt deflation under a currency board
    Emerging Markets Review, 2003, 4, (4), 340-367 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Great Expectations and Hard Times: The Argentine Convertibility Plan
    JOURNAL OF LACEA ECONOMIA, 2003 Downloads View citations (13)
  4. The impact of trade liberalization on wage inequality: evidence from Argentina
    Journal of Development Economics, 2003, 72, (2), 497-513 Downloads View citations (51)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2002

  1. Evaluating the Impact of School Decentralization on Educational Quality
    JOURNAL OF LACEA ECONOMIA, 2002 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

1996

  1. The changing role of the public sector: An ex-post view of the privatization process in Argentina
    The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 1996, 36, (2), 131-152 Downloads View citations (1)

Edited books

2014

  1. Institutions, Property Rights, and Economic Growth
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

2010

  1. Crime Distribution and Victim Behavior during a Crime Wave
    A chapter in The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, 2010, pp 175-204 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2008

  1. Political Centralization and Urban Primacy: Evidence from National and Provincial Capitals in the Americas
    A chapter in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, 2008, pp 121-153 Downloads
 
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