Catia Batista

Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Nova School of Business and Economics

Campus de Campolide

Lisboa, 1099-032

Portugal

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30 Gordon Street

London, WC1H 0AX

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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Germany

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NOVAFRICA

Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova Lisboa

Campus de Campolide

Lisboa, 1099-032

Portugal

http://www.novafrica.org

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1.

Brain Drain or Brain Gain? Micro Evidence from an African Success Story

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3035
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Catia Batista, Aitor Lacuesta and Pedro C. Vicente
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Banco de España and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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Citation 8

Abstract:

brain drain, brain gain, brain circulation, international migration, human capital, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, sub-Saharan Africa

2.

Introducing Mobile Money in Rural Mozambique: Evidence from a Field Experiment

NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series No. 1301
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jan 2014
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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Mobile money, remittances, savings, Mozambique

3.

Stages of Diversification and Capital Accumulation in an Heckscher-Ohlin World, 1975-1995

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Catia Batista and Jacques Potin
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and ESSEC Business School
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Return Migration, Self-Selection and Entrepreneurship in Mozambique

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8195
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 May 2014
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Central Bank of Ireland and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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international migration, return migration, entrepreneurship, self-selection, business ownership, migration effects in origin countries, household survey, Mozambique, sub-Saharan Africa

Migrant Remittances and Information Flows: Evidence from a Field Experiment

NOVAFRICA Working Paper No. 1306
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Catia Batista and Gaia Narciso
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Trinity College Dublin
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information flows, international migration, migrant networks, remittances, randomized control trial

Migrant Remittances and Information Flows: Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7839
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Dec 2013
Catia Batista and Gaia Narciso
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Trinity College Dublin
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Abstract:

information flows, international migration, migrant networks, remittances, randomized control trial

6.

Can the IMF`s Medium-Term Growth Projections be Improved?

IMF Working Paper No. 04/203
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Feb 2006
Catia Batista and Juan Zalduendo
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and World Bank
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Citation 8

Abstract:

Model estimation, forecasting, growth

7.

Testing the 'Brain Gain' Hypothesis: Micro Evidence from Cape Verde

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5048
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
Catia Batista, Aitor Lacuesta and Pedro C. Vicente
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Banco de España and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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Citation 4

Abstract:

brain drain, brain gain, international migration, human capital, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, sub-Saharan Africa

Do Migrants Improve Governance at Home? Evidence from a Voting Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4688
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
Downloads 32 (404,091)
Citation 4

Abstract:

international migration, governance, political accountability, institutions, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, Sub-Saharan Africa

Do Migrants Improve Governance at Home? Evidence from a Voting Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8202
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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Cape Verde, effects of emigration on origin countries, governance, household survey, institutions, international migration, political accountability, sub-Saharan Africa

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

NOVAFRICA Working Paper No. 1302
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman and Dean Yang
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Abstract:

sharing, altruism, giving, dictator game, inter-household transfers, Mozambique

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7629
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Oct 2013
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman and Dean Yang
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Abstract:

sharing, altruism, giving, dictator game, inter-household transfers, Mozambique

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20605
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman and Dean Yang
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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10.

International Specialization and the Return to Capital

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4683
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Catia Batista and Jacques Potin
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and ESSEC Business School
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Abstract:

economic growth and international trade, Heckscher-Ohlin, multiple cones of diversification, marginal product of capital, return to capital, Lucas paradox, specialization

11.

Do Migrants Send Remittances as a Way of Self-Insurance? Evidence from a Representative Immigrant Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7984
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
Catia Batista and Janis Umblijs
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and University of Oslo - Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research
Downloads 16 (368,351)

Abstract:

migration, risk aversion, remittances, insurance

12.

Migration, Risk Attitudes, and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Representative Immigrant Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7781
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Catia Batista and Janis Umblijs
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and University of Oslo - Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research
Downloads 8 (467,402)

Abstract:

migration, risk aversion, entrepreneurship

13.

Stages of Diversification in a Neoclassical World

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7765
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Catia Batista and Jacques Potin
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa and ESSEC Business School
Downloads 7 (483,099)

Abstract:

economic growth and international trade, Heckscher-Ohlin, diversification, specialization, industrial concentration, structural change

14.

Return Migration, Self‐Selection and Entrepreneurship

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 79, Issue 5, pp. 797-821, 2017
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Faculdade de Economia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Central Bank of Ireland and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
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