Fall 2013

This semiannual journal from the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA) provides a forum for influential economists and policymakers to share high-quality research directly applied to policy issues within and among those countries.

Tentative contents

• Impact Evaluation of Enterprise Support Programs
Gladys López-Acevedo (PREMPR) and Mónica Tinajero Bravo (UNAM)

• Latin American Middle Classes: The Distance between Perception and Reality
Eduardo Lora and Johanna Fajardo (IDB)

• School Attendance, Child Labor, and Cash Transfers: An Impact Evaluation of Panes
Verónica Amarante, Mery Ferrando, and Adrea Vigorito (UDELAR)

• Media Bias and Central Bank Response: Evidence from the Nominal Exchange Rate Behavior in Colombia
Rodrigo Taborda Rios (Universidad del Rosario)