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Cvr: Economia Spring 2020

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.


  • Heterogeneous Effects of Chinese Import Competition on Chilean Manufacturing Plants
    Andrés César and Guillermo Falcone
  • The Drivers and Consequences of Resource Misallocation: Exploiting Variation across Mexican Industries and States
    Florian Misch and Christian Saborowski
  • Strategic Debt and Unified Governments: Evidence from Latin American Presidential Transitions Pablo Garofalo
  • Signaling and Financial Market Impact of Chile’s Central Bank Communication: A Content Analysis Approach
    Mario González and Raul Cruz Tadle
  • The Effect of the Availability of Student Credit on Tuition: Testing the Bennett Hypothesis Using Evidence from a Large-Scale Student Loan Program in Brazil
    João M. P. De Mello and Isabela F. Duarte
  • All That Glitters Is Not Gold: A Ranking of Global Rankings
    Ela Díaz and Rodrigo O. Valdés

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