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Personal Details

First Name: Pablo
Middle Name: A.
Last Name: Acosta
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RePEc Short-ID: pac19

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Homepage: http://sites.google.com/site/acostapablo/
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Affiliation

Social Protection and Labor Unit
World Bank Group
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
Homepage: http://www.worldbank.org/sp
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Phone: (202) 477-1234
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Postal: 1818 H Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20433
Handle: RePEc:edi:splwbus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Gasparini, Leonardo & Galiani, Sebastian & Cruces, Guillermo & Acosta, Pablo, 2011. "Educational upgrading and returns to skills in Latin America : evidence from a supply-demand framework, 1990-2010," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5921, The World Bank.
  2. Acosta, Pablo & Leite, Phillipe & Rigolini, Jamele, 2011. "Should cash transfers be confined to the poor ? implications for poverty and inequality in Latin America," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5875, The World Bank.
  3. Emmanuel K.K. Lartey & Federico S. Mandelman & Pablo A. Acosta, 2008. "Remittances, exchange rate regimes, and the Dutch disease: a panel data analysis," Working Paper 2008-12, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
  4. Pablo A. Acosta & Emmanuel K.K. Lartey & Federico S. Mandelman, 2007. "Remittances and the Dutch disease," Working Paper 2007-08, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
  5. Acosta, Pablo & Fajnzylber, Pablo & Lopez, J. Humberto, 2007. "The impact of remittances on poverty and human capital : evidence from Latin American household surveys," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4247, The World Bank.
  6. Acosta, Pablo & Calderon, Cesar & Fajnzylber, Pablo & Lopez, Humberto, 2007. "What is the impact of international remittances on poverty and inequality in Latin America ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4249, The World Bank.
  7. Acosta, Pablo, 2006. "Labor supply, school attendance, and remittances from international migration : the case of El Salvador," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3903, The World Bank.
  8. Pablo Acosta, 2004. "Promotions, State Dependence and Intrafirm Job Mobility: Evidence From Personnel Records," Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings 585, Econometric Society.
  9. Leonardo Gasparini & Pablo Acosta, 2004. "Capital Accumulation, Trade Liberalization and Rising Wage Inequality: The Case of Argentina," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0005, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
  10. Pablo Acosta, 2001. "Los determinantes de la desigualdad en los ingresos laborales: El rol de las nuevas tecnologías y la apertura comercial," Department of Economics, Working Papers 034, Departamento de Economía, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.

Articles

  1. Pablo Acosta, 2011. "Female Migration and Child Occupation in Rural El Salvador," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer, vol. 30(4), pages 569-589, August.
  2. Pablo Acosta, 2011. "School Attendance, Child Labour, and Remittances from International Migration in El Salvador," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 47(6), pages 913-936.
  3. Acosta, Pablo & Kim, Namsuk & Melzer, Illana & Mendoza, Ronald U. & Thelen, Nina, 2011. "Business and human development in the base of the pyramid: Exploring challenges and opportunities with market heat maps," Journal of World Business, Elsevier, vol. 46(1), pages 50-60, January.
  4. Pablo Acosta, 2010. "The “flypaper effect” in presence of spatial interdependence: evidence from Argentinean municipalities," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 44(3), pages 453-466, June.
  5. Acosta, Pablo, 2010. "Promotion dynamics the Peter Principle: Incumbents vs. external hires," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 17(6), pages 975-986, December.
  6. Acosta, Pablo A. & Lartey, Emmanuel K.K. & Mandelman, Federico S., 2009. "Remittances and the Dutch disease," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 79(1), pages 102-116, September.
  7. Pablo A. Acosta & Nicole Rae Baerg & Federico S. Mandelman, 2009. "Financial development, remittances, and real exchange rate appreciation," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, pages 1-12.
  8. Pablo Acosta & Gabriel Montes Rojas, 2009. "A simple IM test for exponential distributions," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(2), pages 109-112.
  9. Acosta, Pablo & Calderon, Cesar & Fajnzylber, Pablo & Lopez, Humberto, 2008. "What is the Impact of International Remittances on Poverty and Inequality in Latin America?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(1), pages 89-114, January.
  10. Pablo Acosta & Gabriel V. Montes-Rojas, 2008. "Trade Reform and Inequality: The Case of Mexico and Argentina in the 1990s," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(6), pages 763-780, 06.
  11. Pablo Acosta & Leonardo Gasparini, 2007. "Capital Accumulation, Trade Liberalization, and Rising Wage Inequality: The Case of Argentina," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55, pages 793-812.
  12. Pablo Acosta & Cesar Calderón & Pablo Fajnzylber & Humberto López, 2006. "Remittances and Development in Latin America," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(7), pages 957-987, 07.
  13. Pablo Acosta & Enlinson de Mattos & Ana Fava, 2006. "Monte Carlo properties of spatial dependence LM tests," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(14), pages 905-910.
  14. Pablo Acosta & Andrés Loza, 2005. "Short and long run determinants of private investment in Argentina," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 0, pages 389-406, November.

NEP Fields

10 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2004-10-30
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (7) 2006-04-29 2007-04-28 2007-06-11 2007-06-18 2011-11-14 2011-12-13 2012-01-10. Author is listed
  3. NEP-EDU: Education (3) 2006-04-29 2012-01-03 2012-01-10. Author is listed
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2007-06-18 2012-01-03 2012-01-10. Author is listed
  5. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (6) 2007-06-11 2007-06-18 2011-11-14 2011-12-13 2012-01-03 2012-01-10. Author is listed
  6. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2012-01-10
  7. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (5) 2007-06-18 2011-11-14 2011-12-13 2012-01-03 2012-01-10. Author is listed
  8. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (4) 2007-04-28 2007-06-11 2007-06-18 2008-04-12. Author is listed

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