Publications

Give Me Your Tired and Your Poor: Impact of a Large-Scale Amnesty Program for Undocumented Refugees
Journal of Development Economics. Forthcoming.
Co-authors: Dany Bahar and Ana María Ibáñez
Brothers or Invaders? How Crisis-Driven Migrants Shape Voting Behavior
Journal of Development Economics. Forthcoming.
Co-authors: Juan F. Vargas
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Is a Refugee Crisis a Housing Crisis? Only if Housing is Unresponsive
Journal of Development Economics. Forthcoming.
Co-authors: Maria Micaela Sviastchi
Blessing or Burden? The Impact of Refugees on Businesses and the Informal Economy
Journal of Development Economics. Forthcoming
Co-authors: Onur Altindag and Ozan Bakis
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Is Murder Bad for Business? Evidence from Colombia
The Review of Economics and Statistics 100 (5): 769-782.
Featured at: VoxDev
Racial Disparities in the Acquisition of Juvenile Arrest Records
Journal of Labor Economics (S1): S125-S159
Co-authors: Steven Raphael
Is Informality Good for Business? The Impacts of IDP Inflows on Formal Firms
Journal of Human Resources. Forthcoming.
Co-authors: Hernan Winkler
Deportation, Crime, and Victimization
Journal of Population Economics, 34(1), 141-166
Co-authors: Therese Anders and Steven Raphael
The Effects of Youth Training on Risk Behavior: The Role of Non-Cognitive Skills
IZA Journal of Labor and Development 5 (12): 1-27
Co-authors: Carla Calero
Creating New Opportunities for Rural Producers: Impact Evaluation of a Pilot Program
Journal of Drug and Policy Analysis 8 (1): 1-35
Co-authors: Verónica González, Yuri Soares, and Carlos Morales

Pre-doctoral Publications

Payroll Taxes in Colombia: A Theoretical Approach
Ensayos Sobre Política Económica 26 (57): 72-128
Firm Informality in Colombia: Problems and Solutions
Desarrollo y Sociedad (63): 209-244
Co-authors: Mauricio Cárdenas
Qualitative and quantitative analysis of Firm informality in Colombia
Desarrollo y Sociedad (63): 269-296
Co-authors: Mauricio Santa María
Beyond bubbles: The role of asset prices in early-warning indicators
Ensayos Sobre Política Económica, 26 (56): 114-148. 2008
Co-authors: Esteban Gómez
Does Crime Lower Growth? Evidence from Colombia. Commission on Growth and Development.
Commission on Growth and Development. The World Bank.
Co-authors: Mauricio Cárdenas