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Maria Ana Lugo

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First Name:Maria Ana
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Last Name:Lugo
RePEc Short-ID:plu99
Poverty and Equity Global Practice, The World Bank 1850 I St, NW(MSN I8-808) Washington, DC 20433 USA


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Washington, District of Columbia (United States)

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1818 H Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20433
RePEc:edi:wrldbus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Christoph Lakner & Maria Ana Lugo & Jorge Puig & Leandro Salinardi & Martha Viveros, 2016. "The Incidence of Subsidies to Residential Public Services in Argentina: The Subsidy System in 2014 and Some Alternatives," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0201, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
  2. World Bank Group, 2015. "Volatility and Inequality as Constraints to Shared Prosperity : Paraguay Equity Assessment," World Bank Other Operational Studies 18945, The World Bank.
  3. Ferreira, Francisco H. G. & Lakner, Christoph & Lugo, Maria Ana & Özler, Berk, 2014. "Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis," IZA Discussion Papers 8243, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Cabanillas, Oscar Barriga & Lugo, Maria Ana & Nielsen, Hannah & Rodriguez-Castelan, Carlos & Zanetti, Maria Pia, 2014. "Is Uruguay more resilient this time? distributional impacts of a crisis similar to the 2001/02 Argentine crisis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6849, The World Bank.
  5. Paolo Brunori & Francisco Ferreira & Maria Ana Lugo & Vito Peragine, 2013. "Opportunity-sensitive poverty measurement," Working Papers 317, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
  6. Ferreira, Francisco H. G. & Lugo, Maria Ana, 2012. "Multidimensional poverty analysis: Looking for a middle ground," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5964, The World Bank.
  7. Lugo, Maria Ana, 2011. "Heterogenous peer effects, segregation and academic attainment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5718, The World Bank.
  8. Koen DECANCQ & María Ana LUGO, 2010. "Weights in multidimensional indices of well-being: an overview," Working Papers Department of Economics ces10.06, KU Leuven, Faculty of Economics and Business, Department of Economics.
  9. Atkinson, Anthony B. & Lugo, Maria Ana, 2010. "Growth, poverty and distribution in Tanzania," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 36376, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
  10. Koen Decancq & María Ana Lugo, 2009. "Measuring inequality of well-being with a correlation-sensitive multidimensional Gini index," Working Papers 124, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
  11. Diego Battiston & Guillermo Cruces & Luis Felipe Lopez-Calva & Maria Ana Lugo & Maria Emma Santos, 2009. "Income and beyond: Multidimensional poverty in six Latin American countries," Working Papers 142, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
  12. Maria Ana Lugo & Esfandiar Maasoumi, 2008. "Multidimensional Poverty Measures from an Information Theory Perspective," Working Papers 85, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
  13. Koen Decancq and Maria Ana Lugo, 2008. "Setting Weights in Multidimensional Indices of Well-Being," OPHI Working Papers ophiwp018, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford.
  14. Diego Zavaleta, 2007. "The Ability to Go about without Shame: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators of Shame and Humiliation," OPHI Working Papers ophiwp003, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford.
  15. Maria Ana Lugo, 2007. "Employment: A proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators," OPHI Working Papers ophiwp002, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford.
  16. Maasoumi, Esfandiar & Lugo, Maria, 2006. "The Information Basis of Multivariate Poverty Assessments," Departmental Working Papers 0603, Southern Methodist University, Department of Economics.
  17. Maria Ana Lugo, 2005. "Comparing Multidimensional Indices of Inequality: methods and application," Working Papers 14, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.


  1. Oscar Barriga Cabanillas & Maria Ana Lugo & Carlos Rodríguez-Castelan & Hannah Nielsen & Maria Pia Zanetti, 2015. "Is Uruguay More Resilient This Time? Distributional Impacts of a Crisis Similar to the 2001–02 Argentine Crisis," Journal of Banking and Financial Economics, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Management, vol. 2(4), pages 64-90, June.
  2. Francisco H. G. Ferreira & Maria Ana Lugo, 2013. "Multidimensional Poverty Analysis: Looking for a Middle Ground," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 28(2), pages 220-235, August.
  3. Koen Decancq & María Ana Lugo, 2013. "Weights in Multidimensional Indices of Wellbeing: An Overview," Econometric Reviews, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(1), pages 7-34, January.
  4. Diego Battiston & Guillermo Cruces & Luis Lopez-Calva & Maria Lugo & Maria Santos, 2013. "Income and Beyond: Multidimensional Poverty in Six Latin American Countries," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 112(2), pages 291-314, June.
  5. Koen Decancq & María Ana Lugo, 2012. "Inequality of Wellbeing: A Multidimensional Approach," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 79(316), pages 721-746, October.
  6. Maria Lugo, 2012. "Book review of “Multidimensional Poverty Measurement: Concepts and Application” by Udaya Wagle," The Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer;Society for the Study of Economic Inequality, vol. 10(3), pages 445-447, September.
  7. Derek Blades & Francisco H. G. Ferreira & Maria Ana Lugo, 2011. "The Informal Economy In Developing Countries: An Introduction," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 57, pages 1-7, May.
  8. Maria Ana Lugo, 2007. "Employment: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators," Oxford Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(4), pages 361-378.


  1. Francisco H.G. Ferreira & Julian Messina & Jamele Rigolini & Luis-Felipe López-Calva & Maria Ana Lugo & Renos Vakis, 2013. "Economic Mobility and the Rise of the Latin American Middle Class
    [La movilidad económica y el crecimiento de la clase media en América Latina]
    ," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 11858, November.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 25 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (11) 2009-10-31 2009-11-14 2010-01-10 2010-12-23 2012-07-23 2012-10-27 2013-12-29 2014-01-10 2014-06-14 2014-06-22 2014-08-28. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (9) 2009-10-31 2010-01-10 2014-06-14 2014-06-22 2014-06-28 2014-08-28 2016-01-18 2016-01-18 2016-09-25. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (6) 2008-04-21 2008-05-05 2008-05-05 2009-09-11 2009-11-14 2016-01-18. Author is listed
  4. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (3) 2014-06-14 2014-06-22 2014-06-28
  5. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (2) 2009-09-11 2009-11-14
  6. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2008-05-05 2011-07-13
  7. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2014-06-14 2014-06-28
  8. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2008-04-21 2008-05-17
  9. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2009-09-11 2009-11-14
  10. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2011-07-13 2016-09-25
  11. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2014-06-22
  12. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2011-07-13
  13. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2016-09-25
  14. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2014-06-28
  15. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2016-09-25


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