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Demanda de Internet: El sector mayorista de telecomunicaciones Colombiano
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-03-28)
Mergers and Acquisitions in Latin America: Industrial Productivity and Corporate Governance
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-03-02)
El ser y el tener de los habitantes de la ciudad de Medellín como determinantes de la satisfacción con la vida
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-08-22)
This study aims to find and analyze the causal effects of various socioeconomic and demographic factors in life satisfaction of households in the city of Medellín. For this, a logistic model is estimated, categorizing ...
Natural resource-seeking FDI inflows and current account deficits in commodity-producing developing economies
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-01-24)
Natural resource-seeking foreign direct investment (FDI) rose substantially during the last two decades as global commodity prices soared. This type of FDI typically is expected to improve the current accounts of recipient ...
Absolute Income Inequality and Rising House Prices
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-12-01)
Income inequality and house prices have risen sharply in developed countries during the last three decades. We argue that this co-movement is no coincidence but that inequality has driven up house prices on the grounds ...
Happiness and victimization in Latin America
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-09-05)
In recent decades, studies on economics have identified happiness as a life quality indicator that not only accounts for individuals’ socioeconomic improvement but also accounts for their interactions with institutions and ...
Mission Power and Firm Financial Performance
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-02-23)
We estimate the effect from mission statement on firm financial performance in a sample of Colombian companies. The mission power, a latent variable defined by using tools from word content analysis, is included in a ...
Racism and judicial corruption in the US
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-02-01)
Is racial hate reflected in the degree of judicial corruption? Using US state-level data, we find racial hate to be a positive and statistically powerful predictor of judicial corruption. This relationship prevails after ...
Efectos diferenciales de la tasa de cambio real sobre el comercio internacional en Colombia
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-06-01)
During the 2006-2013 period, Colombia experienced on the strongest appreciations in the world. During this same period, the volume of manufacturing exports fell nearly 50%, while the volume if imports rose in the same ...
Spatial effects in the bid price setting strategies of the wholesale electricity markets: The case of Colombia
(Universidad EAFIT, 2017-03-03)
Weather conditions in Colombia vary greatly throughout the territory and therefore the location of electricity generating plants plays a key role in their bid pricing strategies. To account for these location-specific ...