Peter Martinsson

Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics

Box 640

Vasagatan 1, E-building, floor 5 & 6

Göteborg, 40530

Sweden

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1.

Sundays are Blue: Aren't They? The Day-of-The-Week Effect on Subjective Well-Being and Socio-Economic Status

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4563
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Alpaslan Akay and Peter Martinsson
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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subjective well-being, day-of-the-week effect

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Reconciling Pro-Social vs. Selfish Behavior: Evidence for the Role of Self-Control

Published in Judgment and Decision Making, 7(3): 304-315, ESMT Working Paper No. 10-003 (R1)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 May 2010 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2013
Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of York and Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law
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self-control, pro-social behavior, altruism, experiment

Strong, Bold, and Kind: Self-Control and Cooperation in Social Dilemmas

ESMT Working Paper No. 12-01 (R1)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics, University of York, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law
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self-control, cooperation, public good, risk, experiment

Strong, Bold, and Kind: Self-Control and Cooperation in Social Dilemmas

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4200
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 May 2013
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of York and Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law
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self-control, cooperation, public good, risk, experiment

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Household Decision Making and the Influence of Spouses' Income, Education, and Communist Party Membership: A Field Experiment in Rural China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Fredrik Carlsson, Peter Martinsson, Ping Qin and Matthias Sutter
Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Goeteborg University and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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household decision making, risk, field experiment, China

Ostracism and the Provision of a Public Good - Experimental Evidence

MPI Collective Goods Preprint No. 2005/24
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Dec 2005
IESEG School of Management (LEM-CNRS), Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Europe Economics
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Experiment, Public Good, Ostracism

Ostracism and the Provision of a Public Good: Experimental Evidence

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 73, pp. 387-395, 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 May 2011
IESEG School of Management (LEM-CNRS), Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Europe Economics
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Ostracism, Exclusion, public good, teamwork, experiment

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Social Preferences in Childhood and Adolescence: A Large-Scale Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, University of London - Royal Holloway College, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Göteborg University - Department Economics and University of Innsbruck - Department of Public Finance
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children, social preferences, age, gender, experiment

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Cooperation in Social Dilemmas: The Necessity of Seeing Self-Control Conflict

ESMT Working Paper No. 10-004 (R1)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2012
Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, University of York and Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law
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Self-Control, Pro-Social Behavior, Public Good Experiment, Conditional Cooperation

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Attitudes Toward Uncertainty Among the Poor: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4225
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Göteborg University - School of Global Studies and Tilburg University
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risk attitudes, ambiguity attitudes, poverty, cultural differences

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The Origins of Cultural Divergence: Evidence from a Developing Country

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2018
Hoang-Anh Ho, Peter Martinsson and Ola Olsson
University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Gothenburg
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Culture, Voluntary Settlement, Vietnam

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The Effect of Religion on Cooperation and Altruistic Punishment: Experimental Evidence from Public Goods Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6179
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Alpaslan Akay, Gökhan Karabulut and Peter Martinsson
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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cooperation, experiment, public goods, punishment, religion

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Cooperative Behavior and Common Pool Resources: Experimental Evidence from Community Forest User Groups in Nepal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7323
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Portland State University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, ForestAction Nepal and ForestAction Nepal
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Inequality, Global Environment, Climate Change and Environment, Science of Climate Change, Climate Change and Health

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Measuring Risk Preferences in Rural Ethiopia: Risk Tolerance and Exogenous Income Proxies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7137
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Lyon, CNRS-GATE, EfD Ethiopia, Portland State University - Department of Economics, Colby College - Department of Economics, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics
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Global Environment, Science of Climate Change, Climate Change and Environment, Energy and Environment, Climate Change and Health, Energy Demand, Energy and Mining

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Community Managed Forest Groups and Preferences for REDD Contract Attributes: A Choice Experiment Survey of Communities in Nepal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7326
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Colby College - Department of Economics, Ca Foscari University of Venice, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), ForestAction Nepal, Portland State University - Department of Economics, ForestAction, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, ForestAction, Indian Statistical Institute and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Science of Climate Change, Global Environment, Inequality, Climate Change and Health, Climate Change and Environment

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The Effect of Religiosity and Religious Festivals on Positional Concerns: An Experimental Investigation of Ramadan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6172
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Alpaslan Akay, Gökhan Karabulut and Peter Martinsson
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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religion, positional concerns, Ramadan, Islam

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Do Improved Biomass Cookstoves Reduce Fuelwood Consumption and Carbon Emissions? Evidence from Rural Ethiopia Using a Randomized Treatment Trial with Electronic Monitoring

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7324
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
EfD Ethiopia, Portland State University - Department of Economics, Environmental Economics Policy Forum for Ethiopia, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics and WZB Berlin Social Science Center - Risk & Development Unit
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Climate Change and Health, Climate Change and Environment, Global Environment, Science of Climate Change, Inequality

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The Effect of Power Outages and Cheap Talk on Willingness to Pay to Reduce Outages

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4307
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jul 2009
Fredrik Carlsson, Peter Martinsson and Alpaslan Akay
Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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contingent valuation, cheap talk, experience, power outages

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Does Stake Size Matter for Cooperation and Punishment?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-104/1
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Nov 2006
Martin G. Kocher, Peter Martinsson and Martine Visser
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Göteborg University
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experiment, public goods, punishment, stake size

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Positional Concerns Through the Life Cycle: Evidence from Subjective Well-Being Data and Survey Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6342
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Feb 2012
Alpaslan Akay and Peter Martinsson
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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positional concerns, life cycle, subjective well-being, survey experiment

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Preferences for REDD+ Contract Attributes in Low-Income Countries: A Choice Experiment in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7296
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Colby College - Department of Economics, EfD Ethiopia, Portland State University - Department of Economics, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and University of Lyon, CNRS-GATE
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Climate Change and Health, Global Environment, Science of Climate Change, Climate Change and Environment

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Life Satisfaction and Air Quality in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6732
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
University of Georgia, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Stirling
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air quality, SO2 concentrations, subjective well-being, life satisfaction, Europe, European Social Survey, GIS

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Household Decision Making in Rural China: Using Experiments to Estimate the Influences of Spouses

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5127
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law, Göteborg University, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Goeteborg University and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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household decision making, spouses, relative influence, random parameter model, field experiment, time preferences

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The Improved Biomass Stove Saves Wood, But How Often Do People Use it? Evidence from a Randomized Treatment Trial in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7297
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
EfD Ethiopia, Portland State University - Department of Economics, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics and University of Lyon, CNRS-GATE
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Energy and Mining, Climate Change and Health, Science of Climate Change, Energy Demand, Climate Change and Environment, Energy and Environment, Global Environment

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Thanks But No Thanks: A New Policy to Reduce Land Conflict

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4864
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Göteborg University - School of Global Studies
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conflict, land-conflict game, social preferences, forward induction, Ethiopia, experiment, land reform

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Tolling on the River: Trade and Informal Taxation on the Congo

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Ola Olsson, Maria Eriksson Baaz and Peter Martinsson
University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Corruption, Informal Taxation, Congo

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Can Improved Biomass Cookstoves Contribute to REDD+ in Low-Income Countries? Evidence from a Controlled Cooking Test Trial with Randomized Behavioral Treatments

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7394
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
EfD Ethiopia, Portland State University - Department of Economics, Colby College - Department of Economics, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Climate Change and Health, Global Environment, Climate Change and Environment, Science of Climate Change

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Does Relative Income Matter for the Very Poor? Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3812
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
Alpaslan Akay and Peter Martinsson
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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absolute income, relative income, subjective well-being

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Does Positional Concern Matter in Poor Societies? Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Rural Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4354
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Alpaslan Akay, Peter Martinsson and Haileselassie Medhin
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Göteborg University - School of Global Studies
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Ethiopia, positional concern, relative income

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Do You Enjoy Having More than Others? Survey Evidence of Positional Goods

Economica, Vol. 74, No. 296, pp. 586-598, November 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law, Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Improved Cook Stoves for Climate Change Mitigation? Evidence of Values, Preferences and Carbon Savings from a Choice Experiment in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8499
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Colby College - Department of Economics, World Bank, University of Reading, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, World Bank, World Bank, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Energy and Mining, Energy and Environment, Energy Demand, Health Care Services Industry, Global Environment, Pollution Management & Control, Air Quality & Clean Air, Brown Issues and Health, Environmental Disasters & Degradation

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Coordination via Redistribution

Working Paper of the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance No. 2017-7
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Andrea Martinangeli, Peter Martinsson and Amrish Patel
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of East Anglia (UEA)
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Coordination, redistribution, experiment, distributive preferences, forward induction, signalling altruism

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What Contributes to Life Satisfaction in Transitional Romania?

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 59-70, February 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 May 2006
Peter Martinsson and Daniela Andren
Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Örebro University School of Business
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Positional Concerns Among the Poor: Does Reference Group Matter? Evidence from Survey Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8215
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Göteborg University, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and Göteborg University - School of Global Studies
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reference groups, income comparison, experiment

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The Effect of Nonbinding Agreements on Cooperation Among Forest User Groups in Nepal and Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7325
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Astrid Dannenberg and Peter Martinsson
Göteborg University and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Global Environment, Climate Change and Health, Inequality, Science of Climate Change, Climate Change and Environment

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Stability and Evolution of Preferences for Improved Cookstoves -- A Difference-in-Difference Analysis of a Choice Experiment from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8928
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Aug 2019
Colby College - Department of Economics, Colby College, Colby College, World Bank, University of Reading, Mekelle University - Department of Economics, Colby College, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Global Environment, Flood Control, Hydrology, Energy Demand, Energy and Environment, Energy and Mining, Health Care Services Industry

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Minimum Levels and Framing in Public Good Provision

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 57, Issue 3, pp. 1568-1581, 2019
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2019
Peter Martinsson, Haileselassie Medhin and Emil Persson
Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Göteborg University - School of Global Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Does it Matter if You are Observed by Others? Evidence from Donations in the Field

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 115, Issue 1, pp. 74-83, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
Francisco Alpizar and Peter Martinsson
Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Donation, prosocial behavior, third party

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Trust and Religion: Experimental Evidence from Rural Bangladesh

Economica, Vol. 76, No. 303, pp. 462-485, July 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Olof Johansson-Stenman, Minhaj Mahmud and Peter Martinsson
Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) and Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics
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Risk Taking for Oneself and Others: A Structural Model Approach

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 879-894, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
University of Lyon, CNRS-GATE, National University of Colombia - Department of Geosciences and Environment, Göteborg University - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of San Martín de Porres
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