El Niño and Mexican Children: Medium-Term Effects of Early-Life Weather Shocks on Cognitive and Health Outcomes (with Marta Vicarelli)
Paper (revised August 2015) – Abstract
Climate Induced Impacts on Early Life and Consequences on Human Capital Development (with Marta Vicarelli)
Available soon – Abstract
Work in Progress
Improving Pregnancy Outcomes: Ad-hoc Information and Incentives for Service Delivery – Project Summary
Matching Children with Level-Appropriate Books and Engaging Families (with Maria Elena Ortega) – Project Summary
Sorting on Observables and Conflict: How Does Gender Segregation in Mexico City’s Subway System Affect Violence? (with Emilio Gutierrez) – Abstract
Taxing Calories: Does it Help Reduce Obesity? (with Emilio Gutierrez and Enrique Seira) – Available soon
Segregation in Agriculture: How Important is it Explaining Gender Productivity Differences? (with Niklas Buehren and Markus Goldstein) – Abstract
Relative Age Effects on Obesity: a Regression Discontinuity Approach Using Exact Birth Dates (with Isac Olave) – Abstract
Census versus Self-Selection: Efficiency in Targeting the Poor for Social Programs
Decomposition of gender differentials in agricultural productivity in Ethiopia (with Eliana Carranza, Markus Goldstein, Talip Kilic and Gbemisola Oseni), Agricultural Economics 46(3): pp. 311-334, May 2015
“Coping with La Crisis” (with Georgia Hartman, David Keyes, Lisa Markman, and Max Matus) in Mexican Migration and the U.S. Economic Crisis. A Transational Perspective, Wayne Cornelius, David Fitzgerald, Pedro Lewin Fischer, and Leah Muse Orlinoff (eds.), Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, UCSD, San Diego 2009.
Desigualdad de la Educación y de los Ingresos Laborales en México: la Importancia de la Calidad Educativa (with Maria E. Ortega Hesles), La Gaceta de Economía, Autumn 2007, 13(23): 11-50.