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Increases in human capital and growth: new data, more conclusive results.
Using a new data set for human capital/adult, I show that changes in human capital cause economic growth in 56 countries over the 1985 to 2005 period. I show that these results are superior to results using average schooling ...
The contribution of wealth concentration to the subprime crisis: a quantitative estimation.
(Universidad EAFIT, 2011-11-16)
Quantifying slumness with remote sensing data
(Universidad EAFIT, 2013-08-08)
Penn world table 7.0: are the data flawed?
Penn World Table (PWT) 7.0 is the newest PWT data set, based in part on benchmarked prices collected in 2005. In theory the data in PWT 7.0 should be more accurate than the data in PWT 6.3 since 1996 and similar in earlier ...
Consequences of omitting relevant inputs on the quality of the data envelopment analysis under different input correlation structures
This paper establishes the consequences of a wrong specification on the quality of the data envelopment analysis. Specifically, the case of omitting a relevant variable in the input oriented problem is analyzed when there ...
Los modelos DSGE: una respuesta de la discusión macroeconómica.
(Universidad EAFIT, 2011-10-03)
Models of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) are based on the theory of general equilibrium that influences contemporary macroeconomics. This instrument explains the aggregate economic phenomena derived from ...
Regulatory Reform and Corporate Control in European Energy Industries
(Universidad EAFIT, 2012-12-15)