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    • Forecasting inflation in Latin America with core measures 

      Pincheira Brown, Pablo; Selaive, Jorge; Nolazco Cama, José Luis (Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, 2019)
      Acceso restringido
      We explore the ability of core inflation to predict headline CPI annual inflation for a sample of eight developing economies in Latin America over the period January 1995–May 2017. Our in-sample and out-of-sample results ...
    • Do criminal justice reforms reduce crime and perceived risk of crime? A quasi-experimental approach in Peru 

      Hernández Breña, Wilson Virgilio (Elsevier, 2019)
      Acceso restringido
      The objective of this study was to assess the effect of the new Code of Criminal Procedure (NCCP) on crime and perceived risk of crime in Peru. The progressive implementation of the NCCP allowed us to (1) use differences ...
    • A Critical Review of Homo Economicus from Five Approaches 

      Urbina Padilla, Dante Abelardo; Ruiz Villaverde, Alberto (Blackwell Publishing, 2019)
      Acceso abierto
      Neoclassical economics is based on and structured around the notion of homo economicus. The theory of consumer choice, the theory of the firm, industrial organization, and welfare theorems all require the assumption that ...
    • Violence With Femicide Risk: Its Effects on Women and Their Children 

      Hernández Breña, Wilson Virgilio (Sage Journals, 2021)
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      The objective of this study is to assess the effects that a specific type of severe violence—violence with femicide risk (VFR)—has on women’s physical and mental health, as well as the physical health of their children. I ...
    • Corruption and paradoxes in alliances 

      Nieva Chávez, Ricardo (Springer Verlag, 2019)
      Acceso restringido
      In order to study corruption when a person can adjudicate over property rights, we extend the Tullock contest model by letting identical workers and a non-productive enforcer, who is more effective at fighting, contest ...
    • Análisis de equidad horizontal de las transferencias fiscales en el Perú 

      Samanamud Valderrama, Carlos Enrique (Universidad Católica de Colombia, 2017)
      Acceso abierto
      El presente artículo analiza la equidad horizontal de las transferencias fiscales en el Perú. Para ello, primero, se desarrolla el marco teórico sobre las transferencias fiscales; luego se detalla la clasificación actual ...
    • Energy subsidies, public investment and endogenous growth 

      Mundaca Elías, Gabriela (Elsevier, 2017)
      Acceso restringido
      We consider impacts of fossil fuel subsidy reforms on economic growth, focusing mostly on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries. The main empirical result is that a country that initially subsidizes its fossil ...
    • Renta extractiva y la minería del cobre en el Perú 

      Landa Arroyo, Yuri Jesús (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 2017)
      Acceso abierto
      En el marco de un enfoque de sostenibilidad débil, este documento evalúa si la renta generada por la minería del cobre se ha traducido en mejoras en infraestructura educativa, de salud y vial en las zonas extractoras del ...
    • Determinantes de la intención emprendedora: nueva evidencia 

      Soria Barreto, Karla; Zuñiga Jara, Sergio; Ruiz Campo, Sofía (Interciencia Association, 2016)
      Acceso abierto
      En este estudio se analizan los determinantes de la intención emprendedora en estudiantes de una escuela de negocios universitaria chilena. En línea con los estudios clásicos de intención emprendedora, se consideran ...
    • Harvesting for food versus feed: a review of Peruvian fisheries in a global context 

      Fréon, Pierre; Sueiro, Juan Carlos; Iriarte, Federico; Miro Evar, Oscar F.; Landa Arroyo, Yuri Jesús; Mittaine, Jean Francois; Bouchon, Marilu (Springer, 2014)
      Acceso restringido
      Peru is the top exporter of fishmeal and fish oil (FMFO) worldwide and is responsible for half and a third of global production, respectively. Landings of ‘‘anchoveta’’ (Engraulis ringens) are used nearly exclusively for ...