Isabel Ruiz

University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

Economic Fellow

Mansfield Road

Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 4AU

United Kingdom

http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/index.php/staff/ruiz/

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

The Economics of Forced Migration

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Jan 2013
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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forced migration, economic impacts

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To Send, or Not to Send: That is the Question - A Review of the Literature on Workers' Remittances

Journal of Business Strategies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
Downloads 492 (51,858)
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remittances, transfers, altruism

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Differences in Labour Market Outcomes between Natives, Refugees and Other Migrants in the UK

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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UK, Refugees, Labour Markets

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Another Consequence of the Economic Crisis: A Decrease in Migrants’ Remittances

Applied Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2009
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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migration, remittances, financial crisis

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Are Refugees’ Labour Market Outcomes Different from Those of Other Migrants? Evidence from the United Kingdom in the 2005-2007 Period

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2016
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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refugees, migration, labour markets, integration

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The Labor Market Consequences of Hosting Refugees

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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forced migration, refugees, labor markets, Tanzania

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Remittances, Institutions and Growth: A Semiparametric Study

International Economic Journal, Vol. 23, No. 1, March 2009, 111-119.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2009
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College, Siena College and University of Oxford
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Migration, Remittances, Economic Growth

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Exchange Rate as a Determinant of Foreign Direct Investment: Does It Really Matter? Theoretical Aspects, Literature Review and Applied Proposal

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Papers, No. 05-09
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Sep 2014
Isabel Ruiz
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College
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FDI, Exchange Rate, Exchange Rate Variability

9.

Return Migration and Economic Outcomes in the Conflict Context

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2016
Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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Return Migration, refugees, labor markets

10.

Reason for Immigration and Immigrant's Health

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Sep 2017
University of Oxford, University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
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Immigration, Health, Labour Markets, UK

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Hispanic Economic Outlook, Quarter 2

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Aug 2009
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford and University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance
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Hispanics, Labor Market, Remittances, Migration, Recession

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Financiamiento Y Demanda De Educación Superior En Colombia (Periodo 1990-2005) Funding and Demand of Superior Education in Colombia (Period 1990-2005)

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Papers, No. 08-13
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jun 2014
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College, Universidad EAFIT and Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF)
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Educación superior, demanda educación superior, financiamiento

13.

Does the Price Puzzle Exist in Colombia? Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Papers, No. 06-05
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Blen Solomon and Isabel Ruiz
Grand Valley State University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College
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prices,interest rates, contractionary moetary policy, monetarist

14.

Hispanic Economic Outlook, Quarter II, 2009

The Quarterly Report of the Hispanic Economic Outlook Committee, Quarter II, 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford and University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance
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Hispanic employment, migration, remittances, self employment

15.

Hispanic Economic Outlook, Quarter 1, 2009

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Marie T. Mora, Luisa R. Blanco and Isabel Ruiz
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, Pepperdine University School of Public Policy and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College
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hispanic employment, housing, remittances

16.

The Impact of FDI on CO2 Emissions in Latin America

Oxford Development Studies, 14(1), 104-121, March 2013
Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Luisa R. Blanco, Fidel Gonzalez and Isabel Ruiz
Pepperdine University School of Public Policy, Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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FDI, Pollution, Latin America

17.

Volatility Dynamics in Three Euro Exchange Rates: Correlations, Spillovers and Commonality

International Journal of Financial Markets and Derivatives, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2009
Posted: 04 Oct 2009
David G. McMillan and Isabel Ruiz
University of Stirling and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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exchange rates, common volatility, co-movement, correlation, multivariate GARCH

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Common Volatility between Closed-End Country Funds and Three Comparable Return Series: An Empirical Investigation

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Oct 2009
Doseong Kim, Isabel Ruiz and Yoon-Goo Lee
Sogang University, University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and Chungju National University

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country fund, common volatility, asset pricing, market integration

19.

Monetary Policy and International Remittances

Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 43, No. 2, Spring 2010
Posted: 12 Aug 2009
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford

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remittances; capital inflows; monetary policy

20.

Common Volatility Across Latin American Foreign Exchange Markets

Applied Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Isabel Ruiz
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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Common features, Common ARCH, Latin America, exchange rates

21.

Convergence Hypothesis: Evidence from Panel Unit Root Test with Spatial Dependence

Revista Ecos de Economía, No. 23, pp. 37-56, 2006
Posted: 28 May 2008
Lezheng Liu and Isabel Ruiz
Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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Convergence Hypothesis, Panel Unit Root Test, Spatial Dependence

22.

The Price Puzzle Revisited: Evidence from Colombia

Revista Ecos de Economía, No. 22, pp. 45-55, 2005
Posted: 28 May 2008
Blen Solomon and Isabel Ruiz
Grand Valley State University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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Price Puzzle, Vector Error Correction Model

23.

Long Run Trends and Exchange Rates in Latin America: Evidence of High Frequency Data

Academy of Economics and Finance, Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 30, No. 1, 2006
Posted: 27 May 2008
Isabel Ruiz
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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exchange rates, Latin America, cointegration

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Volatility Persistence, Long Memory and Time-Varying Unconditional Mean: Evidence from Ten Equity Indices

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 May 2008
David G. McMillan and Isabel Ruiz
University of Stirling and University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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Volatility, Long Memory, Structural Breaks, Time-Varying Unconditional Variance

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Linkages among Latin American Foreign Exchange Markets: A Long-Run Perspective in the Presence of Structural Breaks

Applied Economic Letters, Vol. 16, No. 5, pp. 509-514, March 2009
Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2009
Isabel Ruiz
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College

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Structural breaks, exchange rates, Latin America

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Exchange Rates and U.S. Direct Investment into Latin America

Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 403-430, September 2008
Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2009
Isabel Ruiz and Susan Pozo
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and Western Michigan University - Department of Economics

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Foreign Direct Investment, Exchange Rates, CGARCH, Latin America