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1.

Chronicle of a Pandemic Foretold: Lessons from the 2009 Influenza Epidemic

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 May 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
ITAM - School of Law and Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Division of Actuarial Science, Statistics and Mathematics
Downloads 676
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Does Money Matter? The Effects of Cash Transfers on Child Health and Development in Rural Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4226
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and Princeton University
Downloads 447
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Program Evaluation with Unobserved Heterogeneity and Selective Implementation: The Mexican Progresa Impact on Child Nutrition

PIER Working Paper No. 02-006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 437
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The Organization of Corruption: Political Horizons and Special Interests

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)- EGAP and Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Downloads 425
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Air Pollution and Mortality: Results from Santiago, Chile

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1453
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) - Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, Universidad de Chile, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 415
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Early Life Exposure to Malaria and Cognition in Adulthood: Evidence from Mexico

Journal of Health Economics 31 (5): 767-780
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Downloads 296
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A Politically Robust Experimental Design for Public Policy Evaluation, With Application to the Mexican Universal Health Insurance Program

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 479-506, 2007
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University, University of Washington - Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Harvard University, Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Harvard University, Harvard University, National Institute of Public Health (Mexico), National Institute of Public Health (Mexico), Ministry of Health Mexico and Consultant
Downloads 269
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Beyond 80%: Are There New Ways of Increasing Vaccination Coverage? Evaluation of CCT Programs in Mexico and Nicaragua

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
The World Bank, University of Colorado at Boulder and Middlebury College - Department of Economics
Downloads 215
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Is Universal Health Care in Brazil Really Universal?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
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University of Louisville - College of Business and Public Administration and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
Downloads 201
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Performance-Based Incentives for Health: Demand- and Supply-Side Incentives in the Nicaraguan Red De Proteccion Social

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 196
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Economic Geography of Human Development: Stratified Growth in Bolivia, Brazil, Guatemala and Peru

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
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Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) - Division of Economics
Downloads 171
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The Effect of the 2009 Influenza Pandemic on Labor Market Outcomes

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Apr 2016
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University of Chile - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, Department of Health Policy and Management and RAND Corporation
Downloads 162
13.

Natural Hazards and Child Health

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 May 2010 Last Revised: 30 May 2010
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Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics
Downloads 151
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How Does Adult Child Migration Affect the Health of Elderly Parents Left Behind? Evidence from Mexico

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
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University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 142
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Between Conflict and Cooperation - Global-National Interfaces and the Fight Against Hiv/Aids in Brazil and South Africa

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and Cardifff University - School of Social Sciences
Downloads 109
16.

Mental Health and Labour Supply – Evidence from Mexico's Ongoing Violent Conflicts

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 378
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Ruhr University of Bochum
Downloads 107
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Economic Analysis of Health Care Utilization and Perceived Illness: Ethnicity and Other Factors

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3125
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Investing in Brazilian Hospitals Capacity: A Guide for Integrating Methodological Issues and Available Databases

IPEA Discussion Paper No. 972
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
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Escola Politécnica de Saúde Joaquim Venâncio - Formação Profissional para o Sistema de Saúde ­ (DFPSS), Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Ministério da Saúde - ReforSUS, Universidade Federal Fluminense - Instituto de Saude da Comunidade and IPEA Institute for Applied Economic Research
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Horizontal Inequity in Access to Health Care in Four South American Cities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Sep 2009
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Universidad de Montevideo, Departamento de Economía, dECON and University of Uruguay
Downloads 86
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Health Market Failures in Colombia: The Chronic Renal Insufficiency Case

Revista de Economia Institucional, Vol. 7, No. 12, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia
Downloads 81
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The Impact of Subsidized Health Insurance on the Poor in Colombia: Evaluating the Case of Medellín through Endogenous Switching Models and Propensity Score Matching for Medical Care Utilization

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Dec 2012
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Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF), National University of Colombia - Department of Statistics and Universidad EAFIT
Downloads 78
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Does the Effect of Pollution on Infant Mortality Differ Between Developing and Developed Countries? Evidence from Mexico City

HKS Working Paper No. RWP12-050
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
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Universidad Iberoamericana, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics

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Downloads 76
23.

Zika Virus: Time to Be Concerned But Not Worried

Jacobs Journal of Community Medicine. 2016, 2(2): 022
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
MGM Medical College and Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre
Downloads 76
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Economic Crises, Maternal and Infant Mortality, Low Birth Weight and Enrollment Rates: Evidence from Argentina's Downturns

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6096
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
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Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS), Centro de Estudios Economicos Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS) - Universidad Nacional de La Plata and World Bank
Downloads 70
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Externality and Behavioural Change Effects of a Non-Randomised CCT Programme: Heterogeneous Impact on the Demand for Health and Education

PEP-PIERI Working Paper No. 2011-19
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2018
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University of Amsterdam - Finance Group, International Poverty Centre, International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social (BNDES) and Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio)
Downloads 67
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Different Rhythms of Health Biotechnology Development in Brazil and Cuba

Journal of Business Chemistry, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 99-106, 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto, University of Toronto, Universidade de Brasília (UnB) and University of Toronto
Downloads 66
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Cultural Transmission and Contraceptive Use – Evidence from US-Mexico Migration

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Apr 2010
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City College of New York
Downloads 63
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On the Economic Benefits and Costs of COVID-19 Mitigation Measures in Mexico

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 May 2020 Last Revised: 05 May 2020
Working Paper Series
CIDE
Downloads 62
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The Performance of Risk Adjustment Models in Colombian Competitive Health Insurance Market

Documento CEDE No. 2014-33
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Aug 2014
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Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Quantil S.A.S. and ITAM, Centro de Investigación Económica
Downloads 61
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Neighborhood Peer Effects in the Use of Preventive Health Care

Center for Economic Studies Discussion Paper Series No. DPS14.03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Department of Economics
Downloads 59
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L’autonomie de la volonté dans les contrats commerciaux internationaux au Brésil (Autonomy of the Will in International Commercial Contracts In Brazil)

Revue Critique de Droit International Privé, avril-juin 2019,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
School of Law, Federal University of Mato Grosso and Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II)
Downloads 58
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Education, Teenage Fertility and Labour Market Participation, Evidence from Ecuador

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 319
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
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Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS)
Downloads 54
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Health and the Evolution of Welfare Across Brazilian Municipalities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2771
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 May 2007
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Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)

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Contraception as Development? New Evidence from Family Planning in Colombia

NBER Working Paper No. w11704
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2010
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Stanford University - School of Medicine

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Excluding the Rural Population: The Impact of Public Expenditure on Child Malnutrition in Peru

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
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affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Sexually-Transmitted Disease Prevalence and the Factors Associated with it in Sexually-Exploited Children in Bogota, Colombia (In Spanish)

Revista de Salud Publica, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Vol. 11, No. 3, June 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad del Rosario, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Pontifica Universidad Javeriana Law School and Universidad del Rosario
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Contracting-Out Primary Health Care Services Using Performance-Based Payments: An Evaluation of the Honduras’ Experience

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2015
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University of Rome II Tor Vergata, Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics and Institutions (DEI)
Downloads 49
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Household Catastrophic Health Expenditures: A Comparative Analysis of Twelve Latin American and Caribbean Countries

Salud Pública Mex 2011 July, 53 (supl 2): S85-S95,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 10 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Mexican Health Foundation, University of Maryland - Maryland Population Research Center, Fundación Mexicana para la Salud, A.C. and Fundación Mexicana para la Salud, A.C.
Downloads 44
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Does the Relationship Between Mortality and the Business Cycle Vary by the Level of Economic Development? Evidence from Mexico

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2011
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Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and University of South Florida
Downloads 43
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Health, Climate and Development in Brazil: A Cross-Section Analysis

IDB Working Paper No. 116
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of São Paulo (USP), Duke University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Does Saving Lives Win Votes? Evaluating the Electoral Consequences of Providing Clean Water in Mexico

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Nov 2017
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Brandeis University - Department of Politics and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Downloads 40
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Analysis of the Fertility Reduction in Colombia: Proximate Determinants Model

Cuadernos de Economía, Vol. 30, No. 54, p. 127, 2011,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Colombia and National University of Colombia
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The Rise in Female Participation in Colombia: Fertility, Marital Status or Education?

Documento CEDE No. 2013-11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Mar 2013
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Texas Policy Lab - Rice University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 38
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Water Expansions in Shantytowns: Health and Savings

IDB Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
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University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

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Financial Crisis, Health Outcomes and Aging: Mexico in the 1980s and 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w7746
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, World Health Organization, World Health Organization, Fundacion Mexicana para la Salud and Fundacion Mexicana para la Salud
Downloads 35
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How Much Will Health Coverage Cost? Future Health Spending Scenarios in Brazil, Chile, and Mexico

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 382
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development and Universidad Nacional de La Plata
Downloads 34
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Children at Risk: The Effect of Crop Loss on Child Health in Rural Mexico

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Ruhr University of Bochum and Joint Research Center of the European Commission
Downloads 33
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The Impact of Subsidized Health Insurance on the Poor in Colombia: Evaluating the Case of Medellín

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Papers, No. 11-11
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF), Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Sede Medellín and Universidad EAFIT
Downloads 32
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A Commentary on the 'OECD Review of Health Systems. Mexico 2016'

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
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Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
Downloads 30
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Determinants of Female Sterilization in Brazil, 2001–2007

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 1093
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
RAND Corporation and University of Texas at Austin - Population Research Center
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