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First Name: Dante
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Last Name: Contreras
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RePEc Short-ID: pco572

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Postal Address: Department of Economics Universidad de Chile Diagonal Paraguay 257, of 1501 Santiago - Chile
Phone: 562 978 3455

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Departamento de Economía
Facultad de Economía y Negocios
Universidad de Chile
Location: Santiago, Chile
Homepage: http://www.econ.uchile.cl/
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Handle: RePEc:edi:deuclcl (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Dante Contreras & Jaime Ruiz-Tagle & Paulina Sepúlveda, 2013. "Migración y Mercado Laboral en Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp376, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  2. Dante Contreras & Agustin Hurtado & M. Francisca Sara, 2012. "La Excepción Chilena y las Percepciones de Género en la Participación Laboral Femenina," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp374, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  3. Dante Contreras & Esteban Puentes & David Bravo, 2012. "Female Labor Supply and Child Care Supply in Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp370, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  4. Claudia Sanhueza & Dante Contreras & Angela Denis, 2012. "Terremoto y sus efectos sobre el bienestar: un análisis multidimensional," Working Papers, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales 35, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales.
  5. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2012. "Inequality of Opportunities and Long Term Earnings Measures: Evidence for Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp352, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  6. Contreras, Dante & Ffrench-Davis, Ricardo, 2012. "Policy Regimes, Inequality, Poverty and Growth: The Chilean Experience, 1973-2010," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  7. Dante Contreras & Pablo Egaña & Juan Pablo Valenzuela, 2010. "Efectos de las actividades artísticas en el desarrollo de habilidades cognitivas y no cognitivas en estudiantes vulnerables: El caso de la orquesta de Curanilahue," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp325, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  8. José Miguel Benavente & Dante Contreras & Emerson Melo & Emerson Melo, 2010. "Anti-Crime Programs: An Evaluation (and recognition) of the Plan Comuna Segura," Working Papers, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales 1, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales.
  9. Dante Contreras & Paulina Sepúlveda C. & Soledad Cabrera, 2010. "The effects of lengthening the school day on female labor supply: Evidence from a quasi-experiment in Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp323, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  10. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larragaña & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2009. "Evidence for inequality of Opportunities. A Cohort analysis for Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp298, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  11. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larragaña & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2009. "The Evolution of Opportunities for Children in Chile 1990-2006," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp297, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  12. Dante Contreras G. & Tomás Rau B., 2009. "Tournaments, gift exchanges, and the effect of monetary incentives for teachers: the case of Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp305, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  13. Dante Contreras & Patricia Medrano, 2009. "Evidence of neighborhood e?ects on educational performance in the chilean school voucher system," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp302, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  14. Esteban Puentes & Dante Contreras, 2009. "Informal jobs and contribution to social security: Evidence from a double selection model," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp307, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  15. Dante Contreras & Luiz de Mello & Esteban Puentes, 2008. "Tackling Business and Labour Informality in Chile," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 607, OECD Publishing.
  16. Dante Contreras & Luiz de Mello & Esteban Puentes, 2008. "Encouraging Labour Force Participation in Chile," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 608, OECD Publishing.
  17. Dante Contreras & Ryan Cooper & Christopher Neilson, 2007. "Crecimiento Pro Pobre en Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp239, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  18. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Diana kruger & Marcelo Ochoa & Daniela Zapata, 2007. "The role of social networks in employment outcomes of Bolivian women," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp251, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  19. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Sebastián Gallegos, 2007. "Descomponiendo la Desigualdad Salarial en América Latina: Una Década de Cambios," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp262, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  20. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Diana Kruger & Daniela Zapata, 2007. "Child labor and schooling in Bolivia: Who’s falling behind?," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp248, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  21. Dante Contreras & Gonzalo Plaza, 2007. "Participación Laboral Femenina en Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp235, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  22. Sebastián Bustos & Dante Contreras & Paulina Sepulveda, 2007. "When schools are the ones that choose: the effect of screening in Chile," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp242, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  23. Dante Contreras & Daniela Zapata & Diana Kruger & Marcelo Ochoa, 2007. "El papel de las redes sociales en las oportunidades económicas de las mujeres de Bolivia," Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department 3241, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  24. Contreras, Dante, 2007. "Poverty, inequality, and welfare in a rapid-growth economy: The Chilean experience," 2020 vision briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) BB14 Special Edition, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  25. Dante Contreras & Daniela Kruger & Daniela Zapata, 2007. "Child Labor And Schooling In Bolivia: Who’s Falling Behind? The Roles Of Domestic Work, Gender And Ethnicity," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp234, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  26. Dante Contreras & Daniela Zapata & Diana Kruger & Marcelo Ochoa, 2007. "The Role of Social Networks in the Economic Opportunities of Bolivian Women," Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department 3240, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  27. Dante Contreras & Ryan Cooper & Jorge Hermann & Christopher Neilson, 2005. "Dinámica de la Pobreza y Movilidad Relativa de los ingresos: Chile 1996 - 2001," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp232, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  28. Daniela Zapata & Dante Contreras, 2004. "Child labor in Bolivia: schooling, gender and ethnic groups," Econometric Society 2004 Latin American Meetings, Econometric Society 224, Econometric Society.
  29. Janine Berg & Dante Contreras, 2002. "Political-Economic Regime and the Wage Curve: Evidence from Chile, 1957-96," SCEPA working paper series. SCEPA's main areas of research are macroeconomic policy, inequality and poverty, and globalization., Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School 2002-10, Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School.
  30. David Bravo & Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga, 2002. "Functional Literacy and Job Opportunities," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp195, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  31. José Miguel Benavente & Dante Contreras & Emerson Melo & Rodrigo Montero, 2002. "Programas antidelincuencia: Evaluando Comuna Segura," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp201, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  32. David Bravo & Dante Contreras & Sergio Urzúa, 2002. "Poverty and Inequality in Chile 1990-1998: Learning from Microeconomic Simulations," Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics wp198, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  33. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga, 1999. "Los activos y recursos de la población pobre en América Latina: El caso de Chile," Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department 3056, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.

Articles

  1. Dante Contreras & Tomás Rau, 2012. "Tournament Incentives for Teachers: Evidence from a Scaled-Up Intervention in Chile," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 61(1), pages 219 - 246.
  2. Jose Miguel Benavente & Dante Contreras & Rodrigo Montero, 2011. "Anti-Crime Programs: An Evaluation of the Comuna Segura Program," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 38(2 Year 20), pages 369-392, December.
  3. D. Contreras & L. de Mello & E. Puentes, 2011. "The determinants of labour force participation and employment in Chile," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(21), pages 2765-2776.
  4. Zapata, Daniela & Contreras, Dante & Kruger, Diana, 2011. "Child Labor and Schooling in Bolivia: Who's Falling Behind? The Roles of Domestic Work, Gender, and Ethnicity," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 39(4), pages 588-599, April.
  5. Dante Contreras & Gonzalo Plaza, 2010. "Cultural Factors in Women's Labor Force Participation in Chile," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(2), pages 27-46.
  6. Dante Contreras & Paulina Sep�lveda & Sebastián Bustos, 2010. "When Schools Are the Ones that Choose: The Effects of Screening in Chile," Social Science Quarterly, Southwestern Social Science Association, Southwestern Social Science Association, vol. 91(s1), pages 1349-1368.
  7. Contreras, Dante & Cooper, Ryan & Neilson, Christopher, 2008. "Crecimiento pro pobre en Chile," El Trimestre Económico, Fondo de Cultura Económica, vol. 0(300), pages 931-944, octubre-d.
  8. Contreras, Dante & Herrera, Rodrigo, 2007. "Refuerzo escolar para niños pobres: ¿Funciona?," El Trimestre Económico, Fondo de Cultura Económica, vol. 0(293), pages 123-159, enero-mar.
  9. Esteban Puentes & Dante Contreras & Claudia Sanhueza, 2007. "Self-Employment in Chile, long run trends and education and age structures changes," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 34(2 Year 20), pages 203-247, December.
  10. Contreras, Dante & Gómez-Lobo, Andrés, 2006. "En busca del oro ¿Qué determina el éxito en competencias deportivas internacionales?," El Trimestre Económico, Fondo de Cultura Económica, vol. 0(290), pages 241-263, abril-jun.
  11. Dante Contreras & Emerson Melo & Susana Ojeda, 2005. "¿Estimando el retorno a la educación o a los no observables?: evidencia de datos de panel," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 32(2 Year 20), pages 187-199, December.
  12. Dante Contreras & Esteban Puentes & David Bravo, 2005. "Female labour force participation in greater santiago, Chile: 1957-1997. A synthetic cohort analysis," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(2), pages 169-186.
  13. Janine Berg & Dante Contreras, 2004. "Political-Economic Regime and the Wage Curve: Evidence from Chile, 1957-96," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(2), pages 151-165.
  14. Dante Contreras, 2003. "Poverty and Inequality in a Rapid Growth Economy: Chile 1990-96," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(3), pages 181-200.
  15. Sergio Salas Landeau & Dante Contreras, 2003. "Chilean labor market efficiency: an earning frontier approach," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 30(1 Year 20), pages 87-102, June.
  16. AndrÈs GÛmez-Lobo & Dante Contreras, 2003. "Water Subsidy Policies: A Comparison of the Chilean and Colombian Schemes," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 17(3), pages 391-407, December.
  17. Dante Contreras & Víctor Macías, 2002. "Desigualdad Educacional en Chile: Geografía y Dependencia," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 39(118), pages 395-421.
  18. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga & Julie Litchfield, 2001. "Poverty and Income Distribution in Chile: 1987-1998 New Evidence," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 38(114), pages 191-208.
  19. Luis Rubalcava & Dante Contreras, 2000. "Does Gender and Birth Order Matter when Parents Specialize in Child’s Nutrition? Evidence from Chile," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 0, pages 353-386, November.
  20. Contreras, Dante & Larrañaga, Osvaldo, 1999. "Activos y recursos de la población pobre en Chile," El Trimestre Económico, Fondo de Cultura Económica, vol. 0(263), pages 459-500, julio-sep.
  21. Julio Cáceres & Dante Contreras, 1999. "Asignación de Recursos en los Hogares Pobres de Chile," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 36(108), pages 727-760.

NEP Fields

15 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2004-10-30
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (3) 2009-11-27 2009-11-27 2009-12-05
  3. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2009-12-05
  4. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2013-08-05
  5. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2009-12-05
  6. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (7) 2002-09-21 2008-04-29 2009-12-05 2010-01-16 2010-02-05 2010-07-17 2012-05-22. Author is listed
  7. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (12) 2002-09-21 2004-10-30 2008-04-29 2008-04-29 2009-11-27 2009-11-27 2009-12-05 2010-07-17 2012-03-21 2012-05-22 2013-01-12 2013-01-26. Author is listed
  8. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (4) 2008-04-29 2008-04-29 2012-03-21 2012-05-22. Author is listed
  9. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2009-12-05 2010-01-16

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