Research

Research Papers

Attitudes Towards Migrants During Crisis Times, with Sandra Rozo.

IDB Working Paper #1252, 2021.

How Does it Feel to Be Part of the Minority? Impacts of Perspective-Taking on Prosocial Behaviors, with Sandra Rozo.

IZA Discussion Paper #14303, 2021.

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.

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 and Technical Notes

Las dos caras de la integración: Percepciones de colombianos y venezolanos sobre el fenómeno migratorio en Bogotá, Colombia [The two faces of integration: Perceptions of Colombians and Venezuelans about migration in Bogotá, Colombia]with Olga Namen and Nicolás Romero, IDB Technical Note #2132, 2021.

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

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

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

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