Dec 2018
Author(s): Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Salgado, Edgar; Scholl, Lynn; Yañez, Patricia
Limited access to safe transportation is one of the greatest challenges to labor force participation faced by women in developing countries. This paper quantifies the causal impacts of improved urban…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Sanchez, Raul; Yañez, Patricia
This paper studies the effects of areal cable cars on mode of transport, time use and employment in the metropolitan area of La Paz, Bolivia. Using an instrumental variables approach, we estimate…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Rodríguez, Manuel; Pinto Ayala, Ana María; Páez, Daniel; Ortiz, Miguel Ángel; Bocarejo, Juan Pablo; Leal Vallejo, Alejandra; Vadillo Quesada, Clara; Cantarella, Javier; Rodríguez, Florencia; Binatti, Gabriella; Pardo, CarlosFelipe
Esta guía presenta las experiencias de cuatro ciudades latinoamericanas frente a la promoción de la bicicleta: Bogotá (Colombia), Ciudad de México (México), Río de Janeiro (Brasil) y Rosario (…
May 2017
Author(s): Acevedo, Paloma; Hobbs, Jason; Martinez, Sebastian
We evaluate the effects of municipal infrastructure upgrades on property prices in the Municipality of Campo Grande, Brazil. Using detailed administrative data on property characteristics and sales…