Research

Publications

How Issue Framing Shapes Trade Attitudes: Evidence from a Multi-Country Survey Experiment, with Ernesto Stein and Razvan Vlaicu, Journal of International Economics, 2021.

Previously circulated as "Trade Attitudes in Latin America: Evidence from a Multi-country Survey Experiment", IDB Working Paper #986, 2019.

Working Papers

Online Business Platforms and International Trade, with Jerónimo Carballo, Catalina Salas, and Christian Volpe.

IDB Working Paper #1131, 2020. Revision requested at Journal of International Economics.

South-South Migration and Female Labor Supply in the Dominican Republic, with Tatiana Hiller.

Latest version, 2020. Revision requested at Journal of Economic Geography.

IDB Working Paper #1136, 2020.

International Trade, Job Training, and Labor Reallocationwith Juan Blyde and José C. Pires.

Latest version, 2020. Under review.

IDB Working Paper #1069, circulated as "Training and Labor Adjustment to Trade", 2019.

Trade, Productivity, Innovation, and Employment: Lessons from the Impact of Chinese Competition on Manufacturing in Brazil, with Mauricio M. Moreira, Filipe Lage de Sousa, and Federico Merchán.

IDB Working Paper #1141, 2020Under review.

Discussion Papers

Migrants in Latin America: Disparities in Health Status and in Access to Healthcare, with Denisse Pierola, IDB Discussion Paper #784, 2020.

Information and Exports: Firm-Level Evidence from an Online Platform, with Jeronimo Carballo, Carlos Salamanca Malagón, and Christian Volpe, IDB Discussion Paper #663, 2020.

New Technologies and Trade: New Determinants, Modalities, and Varieties, with Antoni Estevadeordal and Christian Volpe, IDB Discussion Paper #746, 2020.

Book Chapters

On Board with Trade for Now: People’s Attitudes and Support, with Ernesto Stein, Razvan Vlaicu, and Victor Zuluaga, in: Mauricio Mesquita Moreira and Ernesto Stein (Ed.) Trading Promises for Results: What Global Integration Can Do for Latin America and the Caribbean, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, 2019.

Labor Adjustment Policies: What Works?, with Juan Blyde, in: Mauricio Mesquita Moreira and Ernesto Stein (Ed.) Trading Promises for Results: What Global Integration Can Do for Latin America and the Caribbean, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, 2019.

New Technologies and Trade: New Challenges for a New World, with Christian Volpe, in: Mauricio Mesquita Moreira and Ernesto Stein (Ed.) Trading Promises for Results: What Global Integration Can Do for Latin America and the Caribbean, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, 2019.

Las Causas de un Amplio Apoyo: Actitudes Frente al Comercio Exterior [The Causes of a Wide Support: Attitudes Towards International Trade], with Ernesto Stein, Razvan Vlaicu, and Victor Zuluaga, Revista Integración & Comercio, Año 23, No 45, INTAL, Inter-American Development Bank, 2019.


A Quarter of a Century Later: What are the Results?, with Kun Li and Mauricio Mesquita Moreira, in: Mauricio Mesquita Moreira (Ed.) Connecting the Dots: A Road Map for Better Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, 2018.

Work in Progress

Can Attitudes Towards Immigrants Change? The Roles of Information and Other Types of Messaging

Crime and Emigration: Evidence from El Salvador, with Ivette Contreras

Discrimination in Crisis Times, with Sandra Rozo

AEA RCT Registry

Experiential Learning to Prevent Xenophobic Behaviors Among Public Officers

Project Summary

How Does It Feel to Be in the Shoes of a Migrant? Prejudice Impacts of a Role-Play Online Experience, with Sandra Rozo

AEA RCT Registry

Labor-Market Concerns and Public Attitudes Towards Trade, with Ernesto Stein and Razvan Vlaicu

AEA RCT Registry

Life Out of the Shadows: Impacts of Amnesty Programs on Migrants' Lives, with Ana María Ibáñez, Andrés Moya, and Sandra Rozo

Project summary