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/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

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 352 (52,555)
Citation 3

Abstract:

remittances, transfers, altruism

2.

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
Downloads 275 (34,175)

Abstract:

forced migration, economic impacts

3.

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
Downloads 131 (177,336)
Citation 1

Abstract:

migration, remittances, financial crisis

4.

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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Citation 3

Abstract:

Migration, Remittances, Economic Growth

5.

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
Downloads 46 (238,991)

Abstract:

FDI, Exchange Rate, Exchange Rate Variability

6.

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
Downloads 45 (217,054)

Abstract:

forced migration, refugees, labor markets, Tanzania

7.

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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Abstract:

Hispanics, Labor Market, Remittances, Migration, Recession

8.

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
Downloads 6 (500,990)

Abstract:

prices,interest rates, contractionary moetary policy, monetarist

9.

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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Abstract:

Educación superior, demanda educación superior, financiamiento

10.

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
Downloads 5 (520,089)

Abstract:

Hispanic employment, migration, remittances, self employment

11.

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
Downloads 2 (520,089)

Abstract:

hispanic employment, housing, remittances

12.

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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Abstract:

Immigration, Health, Labour Markets, UK

13.

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

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
University of Oxford - Harris Manchester College and University of Oxford
Downloads 0 (319,421)

Abstract:

UK, Refugees, Labour Markets

14.

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
Downloads 0 (215,555)

Abstract:

refugees, migration, labour markets, integration

15.

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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Abstract:

Return Migration, refugees, labor markets

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

Abstract:

FDI, Pollution, Latin America

17.

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

Abstract:

country fund, common volatility, asset pricing, market integration

18.

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

Abstract:

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

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

Abstract:

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

Abstract:

Common features, Common ARCH, Latin America, exchange rates

21.

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

Abstract:

Price Puzzle, Vector Error Correction Model

22.

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

Abstract:

Convergence Hypothesis, Panel Unit Root Test, Spatial Dependence

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

Abstract:

exchange rates, Latin America, cointegration

24.

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

Abstract:

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

25.

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

Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Exchange Rates, CGARCH, Latin America

26.

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

Abstract:

Structural breaks, exchange rates, Latin America