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Economia: Spring 2017

Journal of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association

Edited by Carlos Vegh, Marcela Eslava, Julian Messina, Alexander Monge-Naranjo, Ugo Panizza, and Sergio Urzúa

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

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Ideology and Taxation in Latin America (Ernesto Stein and Lorena Caro)

Organization and Information in the Fight against Crime: The Integration of Police Forces in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil (Rodrigo R. Soares and Igor Viveiros)

Do as I Do, and Also as I Say: Monetary Policy Impact on Brazil’s Financial Markets (Alicia García-Herrero, Eric Girardin, and Enestor Dos Santos)

The Effects of In Utero Programs on Birth Outcomes: The Case of Buen Comienzo (Lina Cardona-Sosa and Carlos Medina)

Identifying the Main Emitters of Carbon Dioxide in Mexico: A Multi-Sectoral Study (Joana Chapa and Araceli Ortega)

Are Daily Financial Data Useful for Forescasting GDP? Evidence from Mexico (Luis M. Gómez-Zamudio and Raúl Ibarra)

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