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Does education increase risk aversion in households? Some evidence using artefactual experiments in Peru
(Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, 2021-09-20)
We provide empirical evidence supporting a causal link between education and risk attitudes when using representative data from representative surveys and artefactual or lab-on-the-field experiments in Lima, Peru. We employ ...
Social conflict in rural regions and firm ownership: evidence from the mining sector in Latin America
(Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, 2020-12-23)
Using firm-level data for five countries in Latin America we find a negative and statistically significant link between social conflict in rural areas and ownership of mines. This result suggests that the social conflict ...