Paulo Bastos

World Bank - Research Department

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

1818 H. Street, N.W.

MSN3-311

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

28

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

The Dynamics of International Trade Patterns

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Paulo Bastos and Manuel Heredia Cabral
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho
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Dynamics of international specialisation, trade liberalisation, technology transfers

Does Energy Consumption Respond to Price Shocks? Evidence from a Regression-Discontinuity Design

Inter-American Development Bank Working Paper Series No. IDB-WP-234
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
World Bank - Research Department, CIPPEC (Center for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Energy Consumption, Elasticity of Demand, Regulation of Public Utilities, Regression Discontinuity Design, Public Policy

Does Energy Consumption Respond to Price Shocks? Evidence from a Regression-Discontinuity Design

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6785
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Research Department, CIPPEC (Center for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth), Inter-American Development Bank and Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Consumption, Climate Change Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Energy Production and Transportation, Markets and Market Access

Does Energy Consumption Respond to Price Shocks? Evidence from a Regression-Discontinuity Design

IDB Working Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
World Bank - Research Department, CIPPEC (Center for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth), Inter-American Development Bank and Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Does Energy Consumption Respond to Price Shocks? Evidence from a Regression‐Discontinuity Design

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 63, Issue 2, pp. 249-278, 2015
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
World Bank - Research Department, CIPPEC (Center for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth), Inter-American Development Bank and Research Department - Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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The Quality of a Firm's Exports: Where You Export to Matters

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 May 2008
Paulo Bastos and Joana Silva
World Bank - Research Department and University of Nottingham
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Firm-level exporting, product quality, destination markets

Globalization, Product Differentiation and Wage Inequality

IDB Working Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Globalization, Product Differentiation and Wage Inequality

Univ. of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2010/03
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Mar 2010
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Trade liberalization, Product differentiation, Innovation, Wage Inequality, General Oligopolistic Equilibrium

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Adapting to Climate Change: Long-Term Effects of Drought on Local Labor Markets

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-466
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jan 2014
Paulo Bastos, Matias Busso and Sebastian Miller
World Bank - Research Department, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Unions, Competition and International Trade in General Equilibrium

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2009
Paulo Bastos and Udo Kreickemeier
World Bank - Research Department and University of Tuebingen
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Trade Unions, Product Market Competition, General Oligopolistic Equilibrium, Trade Liberalisation

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Open Shop Unions and Product Market Competition

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2006/15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 May 2006
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, open shop trade unions, product market competition

Open-Shop Unions and Product Market Competition

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue Canadienne d'Economique, Vol. 43, Issue 2, pp. 640-662, May/Mai 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2010
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Learning, Prices, and Firm Dynamics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7667
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 May 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos, Daniel Dias and Olga Timoshenko
World Bank - Research Department, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Construction Industry, Textiles, Apparel & Leather Industry, Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies, General Manufacturing, Common Carriers Industry, Food & Beverage Industry, Plastics & Rubber Industry, Pulp & Paper Industry, Trade and Services, Transport Services, National Governance, Social Analysis, Government Policies, Youth and Governance, Quality of Life & Leisure

Learning, Prices, and Firm Dynamics

FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 1193
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Feb 2017
Paulo Bastos, Daniel Dias and Olga Timoshenko
World Bank - Research Department, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Learning about demand, Prices, Product quality, Firm dynamics, Quality standards

Learning, Prices and Firm Dynamics

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 51, Issue 4, pp. 1257-1311, 2018
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Paulo Bastos, Daniel A. Dias and Olga Timoshenko
World Bank - Research Department, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Networks, Firms, and Trade

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6279
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paulo Bastos and Joana Silva
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, E-Business, Technology Industry, Markets and Market Access, Airports and Air Services

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Oligopoly, Open Shop Unions and Trade Liberalisation

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2007/30
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2007
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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International oligopoly, bargaining, open shop unions, trade liberalisation

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Robots, Tasks and Trade

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8674
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2018
Erhan Artuc, Paulo Bastos and Bob Rijkers
World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Labor Markets, Plastics & Rubber Industry, Textiles, Apparel & Leather Industry, Pulp & Paper Industry, Food & Beverage Industry, Common Carriers Industry, Construction Industry, Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies, General Manufacturing, Rural Labor Markets

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Access to Preprimary Education and Progression in Primary School: Evidence from Rural Guatemala

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-377
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Mar 2013
Paulo Bastos, Nicolas L. Bottan and Julian Cristia
World Bank - Research Department, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and Inter-American Development Bank
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Exchange Rates and Wages in Unionised Labour Markets

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Paulo Bastos and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Exchange Rates, Trade Unions, Wage Bargaining, Worker-Firm Data

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Cultural Links, Firm Heterogeneity and the Intensive and Extensive Margins of International Trade

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Apr 2009
Paulo Bastos and Joana Silva
World Bank - Research Department and University of Nottingham
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Colonial ties, migration, firm heterogeneity, intensive and extensive margins

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Open Shop Unions and International Trade Liberalisation

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2005/02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2005
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, open shop unions, trade liberalisation

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Politics Under the Weather: Droughts, Parties and Electoral Outcomes

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-455
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Paulo Bastos and Sebastian Miller
World Bank - Research Department and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Access to Pre-Primary Education and Progression in Primary School: Evidence from Rural Guatemala

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7574
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos, Nicolas L. Bottan and Julian Cristia
World Bank - Research Department, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and Inter-American Development Bank
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Access of Poor to Social Services, Services & Transfers to Poor, Economic Assistance, Disability, Educational Sciences, Primary Education, Nutrition, Gender and Development

Preschool Education in Brazil: Does Public Supply Crowd Out Private Enrollment?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-463
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Preschool Education in Brazil: Does Public Supply Crowd Out Private Enrollment?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7573
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Early Childhood Development, Reproductive Health, Early Child and Children & #39, Early Child and Children's Health, Nutrition, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Sciences, Small Private Water Supply Providers, Town Water Supply and Sanitation, Sanitation and Sewerage, Engineering, Water Supply and Sanitation Economics, Water and Human Health, Health and Sanitation, Sanitary Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Tertiary Education

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Exports and Job Training

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7676
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 May 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos, Joana Silva and Rafael Prado Proenca
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank and World Bank
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Common Carriers Industry, Food & Beverage Industry, Plastics & Rubber Industry, Textiles, Apparel & Leather Industry, Pulp & Paper Industry, Construction Industry, Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies, General Manufacturing, Labor Markets, International Trade and Trade Rules, Educational Sciences

Exports and Job Training

Review of International Economics, Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 737-756, 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Paulo Bastos, Joana Silva and Rafael Prado Proenca
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank and World Bank
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Entry and Quality Choices in Child Care Markets

IDB Working Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Paulo Bastos and Julian Cristia
World Bank - Research Department and Inter-American Development Bank
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Exposure of Belt and Road Economies to China Trade Shocks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8503
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Paulo Bastos
World Bank - Research Department
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Rain, Agriculture, and Tariffs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6394
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paulo Bastos, Odd Rune Straume and Jaime A. Urrego
World Bank - Research Department, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Agribusiness, Economic Theory & Research, Markets and Market Access, Free Trade, Science of Climate Change

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Resource Rents, Coercion, and Local Development: Evidence from Post-Apartheid South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7572
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos and Nicolas L. Bottan
World Bank - Research Department and Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management
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Mining & Extractive Industry (Non-Energy), Rural Labor Markets, Labor Markets, Labor & Employment Law

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Export Destinations and Input Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w20143
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2014
Paulo Bastos, Eric A. Verhoogen and Joana Silva
World Bank - Research Department, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and World Bank
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Export Destinations and Input Prices

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9985
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Paulo Bastos, Joana Silva and Eric A. Verhoogen
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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inputs, international trade, Portugal, prices, product quality

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Globalization, Product Differentiation, and Wage Inequality (Mondialisation, Différenciation Des Produits Et Inégalité Des Salaires)

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 857-878, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Managers and Wage Policies

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 957-984, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
Paulo Bastos and Natália P. Monteiro
World Bank - Research Department and Independent
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The Impact of Private vs. Public Ownership on the Level and Structure of Employment

Economics of Transition, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 247-280, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2014
World Bank - Research Department, Independent and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Privatization, employment structure, panel data