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  • Millennials and the gender wage gap: Do millennial women face a glass ceiling? 

    Garcia Cruz, Gustavo Adolfo; Gonzales Miranda, Diego René; Gallo, Oscar; Roman Calderon, Juan Pablo (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-09-10)
    This study aims to measure the gender wage gap among millennial workers in Colombia and determine if there is a marked wage difference between millennial women and men. Further, this study analyzes whether millennial women ...
  • The Unintended Consequences of the U.S. Adversarial Model in Latin American Crime 

    Zorro Medina, Angela; Acosta, Camilo; Mejía, Daniel (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-09-10)
    During the 1990s, Latin America experienced a criminal procedural revolution (LACPR) when approximately 70% of its countries abandoned their inquisitorial system and adopted the U.S. adversarial model. Following the LACPR, ...
  • Guía para la calificación del CDE 

    Lemos, Mariantonia; Londoño, Nora Helena (Universidad EAFIT; Estudios en Psicología; Escuela de Humanidades. Departamento de Psicología, 2020-08-24)
    The Emotional Dependency Questionnaire was developed and validated by Lemos and Londoño (2006). This paper was published in Acta Colombiana de Psicología. This guide allows users to obtain the scores and the meaning of ...
  • Crecimiento y ciclos de la economía colombiana (2005 – 2019) 

    Posada Posada, Carlos Esteban (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-07-24)
    In 2005-19 Colombian economic growth was outstanding at the international level: GDP per worker increased 2.07% per year, equivalent to 36% in those 15 years. This was possible because total factor productivity (TFP) ...
  • Conectados: una guía práctica para crear puentes con tus estudiantes en el contexto virtual 

    Vidal Ramírez, Alejandra; Tobón López, Alejandro; Ríos Giraldo, Carem; Barreneche Molina, Estefanía; García Arriola, José Luis; Martínez Grajales, Marcela; Gil Pérez, María Alejandra; Flórez López, Sonia Patricia; Tobón Trujillo, Valentina (Universidad EAFIT. Centro de publicaciones Vicerrectoría de Descubrimiento y Creación, 2020)
    Esta guía recopila una investigación realizada por el Semillero de Investigación en Innovación y Emprendimiento de la Universidad EAFIT. Su finalidad es documentar herramientas y recomendaciones que permitan a nuestros ...
  • Aprendizajes de la reciente historia de Fabricato: Mecanismos para construir el futuro en un quinquenio positivo (2012-2017) 

    Gonzalez-Perez, Maria Alejandra; Betancur Hurtado, Carlos Mario; Fiscó Vargas, Lina María; Giraldo Gómez, Juan David; Monclou Llorente, Diana Carolina; Moreno Londoño, Diego Alonso; Parra Urrea, Juan Pablo (Grupo de Investigación La Gerencia en Colombia; Escuela de Administración, 2017-12)
  • The impact of effective corporate tax rates on investment 

    Ballesteros, Sebastián; Goda, Thomas (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-06-25)
    There exists an intense debate about the effects of corporate tax cuts on the formation of private capital in the real sector. This paper studies the investment impact of the effective fiscal burden of firms during the ...
  • Modeling electricity price and quantity uncertainty: An application for hedging with forward contracts 

    Trespalacios, Alfredo; Cortés, Lina; Perote, Javier (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-06-08)
    Energy purchases/sales in liberalized markets are subject to price and quantity uncertainty, which should be jointly modeled by relaxing the unreliable normality assumption for capturing risk. In this paper, we consider ...
  • Firm size and economic concentration: An analysis from lognormal expansion 

    Cortés, Lina; Lozada, Juan; Perote, Javier (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-06-08)
    This paper proposes a semi-nonparametric (SNP) generalization of the lognormal distribution for studying firm size and providing accurate measures for economic concentration and inequality in terms of the Gini index adjusted ...
  • Local government expenditure on education and its effect on income inequality at the county level in Chile 

    Gutiérrez-Garrido, Felipe M.; Acuña-Duarte, Andrés A. (Universidad EAFIT, 2020-02-28)
  • An Estimate of Unidentified and Total U.S. Coronavirus Cases by State on April 21, 2020 

    Breton, Theodore (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-04-23)
    I use data on cumulative tests, positive tests, and deaths for the coronavirus in South Korea and the U.S. lower-48 states during April 2020 to estimate the extent of infection and the unidentified share of the infected ...
  • The Effect of Temperature on the Spread of the Coronavirus in the U.S. 

    Breton, Theodore (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-04-11)
    I investigate whether the cross-sectional data on cumulative (symptomatic) cases of coronavirus in the 48 contiguous states of the U.S. at the end of March 2020 provide any evidence that the rate of transmission of the ...
  • Decent work and healthy employment: a qualitative case study about Colombian millennials 

    Gallo, Oscar; Gonzales Miranda, Diego René; García, Gustavo Adolfo; Roman Calderon, Juan Pablo (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-04-04)
    The purpose of this paper is to show how a group of Colombian millennials perceive different aspects of working life and how their ideas about job satisfaction, professional expectations, and levels of autonomy are related ...
  • The Deterrent Effect of Surveillance Cameras on Crime 

    Tobón Zapata, Santiago; Gómez, Santiago; Mejía, Daniel (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-03-20)
    From the US to Colombia to China, millions of public surveillance cameras are at the core of crime prevention strategies. Yet, we know little about the effects of surveillance cameras on criminal behavior, especially in ...
  • Unconventional Monetary Policy and Inflation in the U.S.: How Much Inflation was Missing? 

    Posada Posada, Carlos Esteban; Torres García, Alejandro; Villca Condori, Alfredo (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-03-12)
    The U.S. inflation rate for the period 2008-2016 was abnormally low despite the execution of a high expansive monetary policy, which has been called “the missing inflation paradox”. In this paper we estimate the missing ...
  • An estimate of Total Factorial Productivity in Colombia at the level of departments and industrial divisions 

    Rivera Arbeláez, Mateo Andrés; Torres Garcia, Alejandro (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-03-11)
    In this paper, we estimate the Total Factor Productivity (TFP) for 11 departments and 20 industrial divisions in Colombia during the period 2012-2016. To this end, we employ a semiparametric method proposed by Levinsohn ...
  • Do better prisons reduce recidivism? Evidence from a prison construction program 

    Tobón Zapata, Santiago (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-02-26)
    From the US to Colombia, from India to Uganda, many inmates suffer from underprovision of services such as surveillance or rehabilitation in overcrowded prisons. Yet, we know little about how prison quality affects long-term ...
  • The Stock Market Reaction to Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from the Banking Industry 

    Lozada, Juan M; Cortés, Lina M.; Velasquez Gaviria, Daniel (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2020-02-19)
    Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) are mainly a mechanism used in the Latin American banking industry to carry out business consolidation. This paper focuses on the effect of M&A announcements on stocks of Latin American banks ...
  • Confrontando un modelo DSGE con los datos 

    Villca, Alfredo (Universidad EAFIT; Escuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2019-12-01)
    In this document we try to answer a key question in macroeconomic modeling. How much does a stochastic model of general equilibrium reproduce the data? To answer this question we use three metrics. First, we compare the ...

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