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Workplace:Social Protection and Labor Unit, World Bank Group, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Identifying the Vulnerable to Poverty from Natural Disasters: The Case of Typhoons in the Philippines
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Investing in Skills to Promote Inclusive Growth in Mindanao
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Making Payments More Efficient for the Philippines Conditional Cash Transfer Program
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  4. Pantawid Pamilya 2017 Assessment
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

2018

  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
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (14)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (10)
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata (2012) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Implementing Emergency Cash Transfers
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Implementing Emergency Cash Transfers: The Philippine Experience in Response to the 2016/17 Disasters
    Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank Downloads
  4. The Philippines Sustainable Livelihood Program
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  5. Who benefits from dual training systems ? evidence from the Philippines
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2017

  1. Educational Upgrading and Returns to Skills in Latin America: Evidence from a Supply-Demand Framework
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Latin American Economic Review (2019)

2015

  1. Beyond Qualifications: Returns to Cognitive and Socio-Emotional Skills in Colombia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2015) Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Informal Jobs and Trade Liberalisation in Argentina
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, City University London Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2014)

2011

  1. Should Cash Transfers Be Confined to the Poor? Implications for Poverty and Inequality in Latin America
    IZA Policy Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads

2008

  1. Remittances, exchange rate regimes, and the Dutch disease: a panel data analysis
    FRB Atlanta Working Paper, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article in Review of International Economics (2012)

2007

  1. Remittances and the Dutch disease
    FRB Atlanta Working Paper, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Economics (2009)
  2. The impact of remittances on poverty and human capital: evidence from Latin American household surveys
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (71)
  3. What is the impact of international remittances on poverty and inequality in Latin America ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (42)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2008)

2006

  1. Labor supply, school attendance, and remittances from international migration: the case of El Salvador
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (46)

2004

  1. Capital Accumulation, Trade Liberalization and Rising Wage Inequality: The Case of Argentina
    CEDLAS, Working Papers, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2007)
  2. Promotions, State Dependence and Intrafirm Job Mobility: Evidence From Personnel Records
    Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings, Econometric Society Downloads View citations (2)

2001

  1. Los determinantes de la desigualdad en los ingresos laborales: El rol de las nuevas tecnologías y la apertura comercial
    Department of Economics, Working Papers, Departamento de Economía, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Educational upgrading and returns to skills in Latin America: evidence from a supply–demand framework
    Latin American Economic Review, 2019, 28, (1), 1-20 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2018

  1. The role of cognitive and socio-emotional skills in labor markets
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 453 Downloads

2014

  1. Informal Jobs and Trade Liberalisation in Argentina
    Journal of Development Studies, 2014, 50, (8), 1104-1118 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Remittances, Exchange Rate Regimes and the Dutch Disease: A Panel Data Analysis
    Review of International Economics, 2012, 20, (2), 377-395 Downloads View citations (61)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2011

  1. Business and human development in the base of the pyramid: Exploring challenges and opportunities with market heat maps
    Journal of World Business, 2011, 46, (1), 50-60 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Female Migration and Child Occupation in Rural El Salvador
    Population Research and Policy Review, 2011, 30, (4), 569-589 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. School Attendance, Child Labour, and Remittances from International Migration in El Salvador
    Journal of Development Studies, 2011, 47, (6), 913-936 Downloads View citations (35)

2010

  1. Promotion dynamics the Peter Principle: Incumbents vs. external hires
    Labour Economics, 2010, 17, (6), 975-986 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The “flypaper effect” in presence of spatial interdependence: evidence from Argentinean municipalities
    The Annals of Regional Science, 2010, 44, (3), 453-466 Downloads View citations (7)

2009

  1. A simple IM test for exponential distributions
    Applied Economics Letters, 2009, 16, (2), 109-112 Downloads
  2. Financial development, remittances, and real exchange rate appreciation
    Economic Review, 2009, 1-12 Downloads View citations (39)
  3. Remittances and the Dutch disease
    Journal of International Economics, 2009, 79, (1), 102-116 Downloads View citations (156)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2008

  1. Trade Reform and Inequality: The Case of Mexico and Argentina in the 1990s
    The World Economy, 2008, 31, (6), 763-780 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. What is the Impact of International Remittances on Poverty and Inequality in Latin America?
    World Development, 2008, 36, (1), 89-114 Downloads View citations (118)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Capital Accumulation, Trade Liberalization, and Rising Wage Inequality: The Case of Argentina
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2007, 55, (4), 793-812 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2006

  1. Monte Carlo properties of spatial dependence LM tests
    Applied Economics Letters, 2006, 13, (14), 905-910 Downloads
  2. Remittances and Development in Latin America
    The World Economy, 2006, 29, (7), 957-987 Downloads View citations (31)

2005

  1. Short and Long Run Determinants of Private Investment in Argentina
    Journal of Applied Economics, 2005, 08, (2), 18 Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Journal of Applied Economics, 2005, 8, 389-406 (2005) Downloads View citations (9)

Books

2017

  1. Developing Socioemotional Skills for the Philippines' Labor Market
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Toward More Efficient and Effective Public Social Spending in Central America
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads

2016

  1. Minds and Behaviors at Work
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Remittances and Development: Lessons from Latin America
    IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (16)

2008

  1. RED 2007-2008: Oportunidades en América Latina. Hacia una mejor política social
    Report on Economic Development, CAF Development Bank Of Latinamerica Downloads
 
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