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LACEA 2015 Papers

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LACEA 2015 Papers

 

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  • Ibarrarán, Pablo; Kluve, Jochen; Ripani, Laura; Rosas Shady, David (2018-01-25)
    This paper presents the results of a randomized experiment on the long term impacts of a youth training program. The paper analyzes labor impacts six years after the training, including labor market histories of young ...
  • Robles, Adrian; Robles, Marcos (2018-01-25)
    This paper argues that the assumption of a homogeneous workforce, which is implicitly invoked in the decomposition analysis of changes in welfare indicators, hides the role that schooling and its returns may have on the ...
  • Ramirez Hassan, Andres; Montoya Blandon, Santiago (2018-01-25)
    We introduce a Bayesian instrumental variable procedure with spatial random effects that handles endogeneity, and spatial dependence with unobserved heterogeneity. We take into account the endogeneity through a system of ...
  • Bauducco, Sofia; Janiak, Alexandre (2018-01-25)
    We build a model of bank concentration. Banks and entrepreneurs meet in a credit market characterized by search frictions and negotiate repayment rates á la Nash. Banks are large in the sense that they allocate credit to ...
  • Sanchez-Cespedes, Lina M. (2018-01-25)
    We propose a weighting method to design targeting indices that makes a balance between the weights based on income and those based on normative restrictions. The method consists of maximizing a function that depends on the ...