Maximo Torero

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

1201 Eye St, NW,

Washington, DC 20005

United States

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1.

Risk Management Research Report - Spring 2010

Risk Management Research Report, Spring 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Apr 2010
HEC Paris, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Finance, Brooklyn College - CUNY, Drexel University, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems, University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Temple University - Department of Finance, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville - Department of Economics & Finance, University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, HEC Paris - Finance Department, Harvard Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), IMD International, University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business, Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business, University of California at Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management, Columbia Business School - Accounting, Business Law & Taxation, University of South Florida - College of Business Administration, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and Loyola University of Chicago - Department of Finance
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Risk, Risk Management, Derivatives, Corporate Governance, Financial Derivatives, Value-At-Risk, VaR, Ethics, Volatility, Variance, Standard Deviation, Systemic, Systematic

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Food and Nutrition Security Indicators: A Review

ZEF Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Food security, nutrition, indicators, outcomes, determinants, classification

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Gender and Racial Discrimination in Hiring: A Pseudo Audit Study for Three Selected Occupations in Metropolitan Lima

IZA Discussion Paper No. 979
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Martin Moreno, Hugo Nopo, Jaime Saavedra and Maximo Torero
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Middlebury College - Department of Economics, GRADE and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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field experiments, discrimination, occupational segregation

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Ethnicity and Earnings in Urban Peru

IZA Discussion Paper No. 980
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Jaime Saavedra, Maximo Torero and Hugo Nopo
GRADE, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Middlebury College - Department of Economics
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race discrimination, minorities, wage differentials, semi-parametric

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Beautiful or White? Discrimination in Group Formation

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2012
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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discrimination, group formation, beauty, race

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Lost in the Mail: A Field Experiment on Crime

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 11-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Spelman College
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Asymmetric Information and Middleman Margins: An Experiment with Indian Potato Farmers

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-29
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Aug 2015
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Boston University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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agricultural finance, middlemen, price competition, wholesale markets

Asymmetric Information and Middleman Margins: An Experiment with Indian Potato Farmers

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11548
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 03 Oct 2016
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Boston University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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cellphones, Middlemen, Pass-Through, price information, supply chains

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Peruvian Privatization: Impacts on Firm Performance

IDB Working Paper No. 186
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Maximo Torero
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Labor Market Reforms and Their Impact on Formal Labor Demand and Job Market Turnover: The Case of Peru

IDB Working Paper No. 121
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Jaime Saavedra-Chanduví and Maximo Torero
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Rationality and the Nature of the Market

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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field experiments, rational behavior, competition, expected utility

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On the Preferences of Principals and Agents

Economic Inquiry, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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risk preferences, contract theory, entrepreneurs

Gender Differences in Bargaining Outcomes: A Field Experiment on Discrimination

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-30
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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barganing, discrimination, statistical inference, gender

Gender Differences in Bargaining Outcomes: A Field Experiment on Discrimination

NBER Working Paper No. w18093
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2012
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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The Cognitive Link between Geography and Development: Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania

NBER Working Paper No. w13838
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2012
Erica Field, Omar Robles and Maximo Torero
Duke University, Fuqua School of Business-Economics Group, Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Beautiful or White? Discrimination in Group Formation

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-29
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Discrimination, Group Formation, Appearance

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Futures Commodities Prices and Media Coverage

ZEF- Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 178
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 May 2013
Miguel Almanzar, Maximo Torero and Klaus von Grebmer
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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prices, future prices, volatility, media, food security, time series, commodity returns

16.

Labor Mobility from Academe to Commerce

NBER Working Paper No. w6050
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2000
Lynne G. Zucker, Michael R. Darby and Maximo Torero
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Does Geography Explain Differences in Economic Growth in Peru?

IDB Working Paper No. 128
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Maximo Torero and Javier Escobal
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
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Ethnic and Social Barriers to Cooperation: Experiments Studying the Extent and Nature of Discrimination in Urban Peru

IDB Working Paper No. 228
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Union Density Changes and Union Effects on Firm Performance in Peru

IDB Working Paper No. 173
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Jaime Saavedra-Chanduví and Maximo Torero
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Provision of Public Services and Welfare of the Poor: Learning from an Incomplete Electricity Privatization Process in Rural Peru

IDB Working Paper No. 221
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Maximo Torero, Lorena Alcazar and Eduardo Nakasone
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Does Privatization Deliver? Access to Telephone Services and Household Income in Poor Rural Areas Using a Quasi-Natural Experiment in Peru

IDB Working Paper No. 446
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Alberto Chong, Virgilio Galdo and Maximo Torero
University of Ottawa, Michigan State University - Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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On the Preferences of Principals and Agents

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, Issue 2, pp. 266-273, April 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie and Maximo Torero
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Access to Telephone Services and Household Income in Poor Rural Areas Using a Quasi-Natural Experiment for Peru

Economica, Vol. 76, Issue 304, pp. 623-648, October 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Alberto Chong, Virgilio Galdo and Maximo Torero
University of Ottawa, Michigan State University - Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Media Coverage and Food Commodities: Agricultural Futures Prices and Volatility Effects

ZEF – Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 246, Center for Development Research, Bonn, October 2017, pp. 62. ,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Miguel Almanzar and Maximo Torero
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Sentiment Analysis, Textual Analysis, Agricultural Food Commodities, Price Spikes, Volatility, Media Coverage, Market Efficiency

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A Poverty-Sensitive Scorecard to Prioritize Lending and Grant Allocation: Evidence from Central America

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1518
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jul 2016
Manuel A. Hernandez and Maximo Torero
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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poverty scoring, risk scoring, lending, grant allocation, development projects

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Long-Term Drivers of Food and Nutrition Security

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1531
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Jun 2016
David Laborde, Fahd Majeed, Simla Tokgoz and Maximo Torero
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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food security; nutrition security; climate change; food prices; income; income distribution; food production; long-term economic changes; income growth

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The Power of Information: The ICT Revolution in Agricultural Development

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 533-550, 2014
Posted: 08 Oct 2014
Eduardo Nakasone, Maximo Torero and Bart Minten
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium

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Lost in the Mail: A Field Experiment on Crime

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 52, Issue 1, pp. 285-303, 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Spelman College
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