Luis Felipe López-Calva

World Bank

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Child Labor, School Attendance, and Indigenous Households: Evidence from Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3487
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Harry A. Patrinos, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Rosangela Bando G.
World Bank, World Bank and University of the Americas, Puebla
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Child labor, Mexico, Indigenous, Conditional cash transfers

A Vulnerability Approach to the Definition of the Middle Class

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5902
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
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Abstract:

Rural Poverty Reduction, Inequality, Regional Economic Development, Urban Partnerships & Poverty, Services & Transfers to Poor

A Vulnerability Approach to the Definition of the Middle Class

López-Calva, Luis F. and Ortiz-Juarez, Eduardo, A Vulnerability Approach to the Definition of the Middle Class, Journal of Economic Inequality, Forthcoming,
Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean

Abstract:

Middle class, income distribution, poverty, vulnerability, panel data

Declining Inequality in Latin America in the 2000s: The Cases of Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6248
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Nora Lustig, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Tulane University, World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Rural Poverty Reduction, Inequality, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Labor Policies, Labor Markets

Declining Inequality in Latin America in the 2000s: The Cases of Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Nora Lustig, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Tulane University, World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
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Citation 2

Abstract:

income inequality, skill premium, government

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The Decline in Inequality in Latin America: How Much, Since When and Why

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Nora Lustig, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Tulane University, World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
Downloads 122 (128,660)

Abstract:

Income inequality, wage gap, government transfers, Latin America

5.

Deconstructing the Decline in Inequality in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6552
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Nora Lustig, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Tulane University, World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Inequality, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Labor Markets, Population Policies, Labor Policies

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Income Inequality and Violent Crime: Evidence from Mexico's Drug War

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6935
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Princeton University, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Abstract:

Rural Poverty Reduction, Crime and Society, Inequality, Gender and Law, Services & Transfers to Poor

7.

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
Guillermo Cruces, Pablo Alfredo Gluzmann and Luis Felipe López-Calva
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 49 (293,693)

Abstract:

crisis, infant mortality, maternal mortality, low birth weight, poverty, Argentina

8.

Is the Baby to Blame? An Inquiry into the Consequences of Early Childbearing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6074
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
João Pedro Azevedo, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Elizaveta Perova
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 40 (296,130)

Abstract:

Population Policies, Adolescent Health, Gender and Health, Gender and Law, Reproductive Health

9.

Is There Such Thing as Middle Class Values? Class Differences, Values and Political Orientations in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5874
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luis Felipe López-Calva, Jamele Rigolini and Florencia Torche
World Bank, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology
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Abstract:

Inequality, Economic Theory & Research, Social Inclusion & Institutions, Labor Policies, Access & Equity in Basic Education

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The Unfairness of (Poverty) Targets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6361
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Melanie Allwine, Jamele Rigolini and Luis Felipe López-Calva
George Washington University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 32 (398,510)

Abstract:

Achieving Shared Growth, Regional Economic Development, Rural Poverty Reduction, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Services & Transfers to Poor

The Unfairness of (Poverty) Targets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7194
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Melanie Allwine, Jamele Rigolini and Luis Felipe López-Calva
George Washington University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Abstract:

initial conditions, targets, poverty reduction

11.

Is There Such a Thing as Middle Class Values?: Class Differences, Values and Political Orientations in Latin America

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Luis Felipe López-Calva, Jamele Rigolini and Florencia Torche
World Bank, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 35 (235,422)

Abstract:

Middle class, income, values, political orientations

12.

Measuring the Distribution of Human Development: Methodology and an Application to Mexico

Journal of Human Development, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 5-29, March 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jun 2011
Miguel Székely, James E. Foster and Luis Felipe López-Calva
Center for Education and Social Studies, George Washington University and World Bank
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Human Development , Well-Being, Inequality, Generalized Means

13.

Crime and Growth Convergence: Evidence from Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6730
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ted Enamorado, Carlos Rodríguez-Castelán and Luis Felipe López-Calva
Princeton University, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 33 (306,164)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Crime and Society, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Achieving Shared Growth, International Terrorism & Counterterrorism, Corruption & Anticorruption Law

14.

Inequality and Teenagers’ Educational Aspirations in Urban Mexico

Documento de Trabajo, No. 7-2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Apr 2011
Aniel Altamirano, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Isidro Soloaga
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad de México
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Abstract:

Inequality, Aspirations, Capabilities, Mexico

15.

Filial Obligations and Child Labor

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 489-504, August 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Aug 2004
Luis Felipe López-Calva and Koji Miyamoto
World Bank and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Centre for Educational Research and Innovation
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Citation 3
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Is There Such Thing as Middle Class Values? Class Differences, Values and Political Orientations in Latin America

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6292
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Feb 2012
Luis Felipe López-Calva, Jamele Rigolini and Florencia Torche
World Bank, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology
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Abstract:

middle class, income, values, political orientations

17.

A Decade of Declining Earnings Inequality in the Russian Federation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7392
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paula Andrea Calvo, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Josefina Posadas
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Abstract:

Inequality, Social Protections & Assistance, Educational Sciences

18.

Arithmetics and Politics of Domestic Resource Mobilization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8029
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Kimberly Blair Bolch, Lidia Ceriani and Luis Felipe López-Calva
World Bank, Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management and World Bank
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Abstract:

Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Macro-Fiscal Policy, Inequality, Public Sector Economics, Quality of Life & Leisure, Social Analysis, Economic Adjustment and Lending, Youth and Governance, Government Policies, National Governance, Taxation & Subsidies

19.

Inequality and Human Development in Latin-America: A Long-Run Perspective

Posted: 12 Apr 2017
Nora Lustig, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Tulane University, World Bank and UNDP - Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean

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Pro-Growth Equity: A Policy Framework for the Twin Goals

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7897
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Nov 2016
Luis Felipe López-Calva and Carlos Rodríguez-Castelán
World Bank and World Bank
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Abstract:

Public Sector Economics, Inequality, Macro-Fiscal Policy, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Economic Adjustment and Lending

21.

Understanding the Dynamics of Labor Income Inequality in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7795
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Sep 2016
World Bank, World Bank, Tulane University and World Bank
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Economics of Education

22.

Declining Wages for College-Educated Workers in Mexico: Are Younger or Older Cohorts Hurt the Most?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7546
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Raymundo M. Campos-Vazquez, Luis Felipe López-Calva and Nora Lustig
El Colegio de Mexico - Centro de Estudios Economicos, World Bank and Tulane University
Downloads 0 (415,402)

Abstract:

Work & Working Conditions, Labor Policies, Youth and Government, Labor Markets, Tertiary Education

23.

Stability and Vulnerability of the Latin American Middle Class

Florencia Torche & Luis F. Lopez-Calva, Oxford Development Studies (2013): Stability and Vulnerability of the Latin American Middle Class, Oxford Development Studies, DOI: 10.1080/13600818.2013.831060
Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Luis Felipe López-Calva and Florencia Torche
World Bank and Department of Sociology, New York University

Abstract:

Middle class, income distribution, poverty, vulnerability