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Oscar Barrera-Rodriguez

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First Name:Oscar
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Last Name:Barrera-Rodriguez
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Terminal Degree:2020 (from RePEc Genealogy)


World Inequality Lab

Paris, France
RePEc:edi:wilpafr (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Oscar Barrera-Rodriguez & Emmanuel Chávez, 2023. "Capital vs. Labour: the Effect of Income Sources on Attitudes Toward the Top 1 Percent," World Inequality Lab Working Papers halshs-04423695, HAL.
  2. Barrera,Oscar & Macours,Karen & Premand,Patrick & Vakis,Renos, 2020. "Texting Parents about Early Child Development : Behavioral Changes and Unintended Social Effects," Policy Research Working Paper Series 9492, The World Bank.
  3. Guriev, Sergei & Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina & Barrera, Oscar, 2017. "Facts, Alternative Facts, and Fact Checking in Times of Post-Truth Politics," CEPR Discussion Papers 12220, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.


  1. Barrera, Oscar & Guriev, Sergei & Henry, Emeric & Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina, 2020. "Facts, alternative facts, and fact checking in times of post-truth politics," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 182(C).


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Working papers

  1. Barrera,Oscar & Macours,Karen & Premand,Patrick & Vakis,Renos, 2020. "Texting Parents about Early Child Development : Behavioral Changes and Unintended Social Effects," Policy Research Working Paper Series 9492, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Hernández-Agramonte, Juan Manuel & Namen, Olga & Näslund-Hadley, Emma & Biehl, Maria Loreto, 2024. "Supporting early childhood development remotely: Experimental evidence from SMS messages," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 166(C).
    2. Lee Crawfurd & David K. Evans & Susannah Hares & Justin Sandefur, 2021. "Live Tutoring Calls Did Not Improve Learning during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Sierra Leone," Working Papers 591, Center for Global Development, revised 01 Jun 2023.
    3. Monteiro Amaral,Sofia Fernando & Dinarte Diaz,Lelys Ileana & Dominguez,Patricio & Perez-Vincent,Santiago M., 2021. "Helping Families Help Themselves ? Heterogeneous Effects of a Digital Parenting Program," Policy Research Working Paper Series 9850, The World Bank.
    4. Amaral, Sofia & Dinarte-Diaz, Lelys & Dominguez, Patricio & Perez-Vincent, Santiago M., 2024. "Helping families help themselves: The (Un)intended impacts of a digital parenting program," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 166(C).

  2. Guriev, Sergei & Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina & Barrera, Oscar, 2017. "Facts, Alternative Facts, and Fact Checking in Times of Post-Truth Politics," CEPR Discussion Papers 12220, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

    Cited by:

    1. Quoc-Anh Do & Roberto Galbiati & Benjamin Marx & Miguel A. Ortiz Serrano, 2023. "J’Accuse! Antisemitism and Financial Markets in the Time of the Dreyfus Affair," Monash Economics Working Papers 2023-10, Monash University, Department of Economics.
    2. Robert Gold, 2022. "From a better understanding of the drivers of populism to a new political agenda," Working Papers 4, Forum New Economy.
    3. Joël Cariolle & Yasmine Elkhateeb & Mathilde Maurel, 2022. "(Mis-)information technology: Internet use and perception of democracy in Africa," Post-Print halshs-03628023, HAL.
    4. Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn & Nikolai Boboshko & Matthew Comey, 2021. "The Impact of Selection into the Labor Force on the Gender Wage Gap," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 1946, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
    5. Jordi Brandts & Isabel Busom & Cristina Lopez-Mayan & Judith Panadés, 2022. "Images Say More Than Just Words: Effectiveness of Visual and Text Communication in Dispelling the Rent–Control Misconception," Working Papers 1322, Barcelona School of Economics.
    6. Sekou Keita & Thomas Renault & Jérôme Valette, 2023. "The Usual Suspects: Offender Origin, Media Reporting and Natives’ Attitudes Towards Immigration," The Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 134(657), pages 322-362.
    7. Olivier Bargain & Victor Stephane & Jérôme Valette, 2021. "Another brick in the wall. Immigration and electoral preferences: Direct evidence from state ballots," Post-Print hal-03625186, HAL.
    8. Alex Armand & Mattia Fracchia & Pedro C. Vicente, 2021. "Let’s call! Using the phone to increase acceptance of COVID-19 vaccines," NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series wp2113, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova School of Business and Economics, NOVAFRICA.
    9. Massimo Morelli & Tito Boeri & Matteo Gamalerio & Margherita Negri, 2023. "Pay-As-They-Get-In: Attitudes Towards Migrants And Pension Systems," Working Papers 705, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University.
    10. Jan Krasni, 2020. "How to hijack a discourse? Reflections on the concepts of post-truth and fake news," Palgrave Communications, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 7(1), pages 1-10, December.
    11. Yonghong An & Pengfei Liu, 2020. "Eliciting Information from Sensitive Survey Questions," Papers 2009.01430,
    12. Philipp Lergetporer & Marc Piopiunik & Lisa Simon, 2021. "Does the Education Level of Refugees Affect Natives’ Attitudes?," ifo Working Paper Series 346, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich.
    13. Guy Aridor & Rafael Jiménez-Durán & Ro'ee Levy & Lena Song, 2024. "The Economics of Social Media," CESifo Working Paper Series 10934, CESifo.
    14. Jordi Brandts & Isabel Busom & Cristina Lopez-Mayan & Judith Panadés, 2022. "“Pictures are worth many words: Effectiveness of visual communication in dispelling the rent–control misconception”," AQR Working Papers 202202, University of Barcelona, Regional Quantitative Analysis Group, revised Feb 2022.
    15. Sergei Guriev, 2020. "Labor market performance and the rise of populism," SciencePo Working papers Main hal-03916233, HAL.
    16. Darya Korlyakova, 2021. "Learning about Ethnic Discrimination from Different Information Sources," CERGE-EI Working Papers wp689, The Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education - Economics Institute, Prague.
    17. Felix Chopra & Ingar Haaland & Christopher Roth, 2021. "Do People Demand Fact-Checked News? Evidence From U.S. Democrats," ECONtribute Discussion Papers Series 121, University of Bonn and University of Cologne, Germany.
    18. Jan G. Voelkel & Mashail Malik & Chrystal Redekopp & Robb Willer, 2022. "Changing Americans’ Attitudes about Immigration: Using Moral Framing to Bolster Factual Arguments," The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, , vol. 700(1), pages 73-85, March.
    19. Jordi Brandts & Isabel Busom & Cristina Lopez-Mayan, 2024. "Do Voice and Social Information Contribute to Changing Views about Rent Control Policy?," Working Papers 1428, Barcelona School of Economics.
    20. Ali, Ayesha & Qazi, Ihsan Ayyub, 2023. "Countering misinformation on social media through educational interventions: Evidence from a randomized experiment in Pakistan," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 163(C).
    21. Emeric Henry & Sergei Guriev & Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, 2020. "Checking and Sharing Alt-Facts," Sciences Po publications 2020-06, Sciences Po.
    22. Guzi, Martin & Mikula, Štěpán, 2021. "Careful what you say: The effect of manipulative information on the 2013 Czech presidential run-off election," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 209(C).
    23. Joël Cariolle & Yasmine Elkhateeb & Mathilde Maurel, 2024. "Misinformation technology: Internet use and political misperceptions in Africa," Post-Print hal-04423752, HAL.
    24. Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina & Petrova, Maria & Enikolopov, Ruben, 2019. "Political Effects of the Internet and Social Media," CEPR Discussion Papers 13996, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    25. Michele Cantarella & Nicolò Fraccaroli & Roberto Volpe, 2020. "Does Fake News Affect Voting Behaviour?," CEIS Research Paper 493, Tor Vergata University, CEIS, revised 17 Jun 2020.
    26. Alex Armand & Mattia Fracchia & Pedro C. Vicente, 2024. "Let's call! Using the phone to increase vaccine acceptance," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 33(1), pages 82-106, January.
    27. Patrick Dylong & Silke Uebelmesser, 2022. "Biased Beliefs about Immigration and Economic Concerns: Evidence from Representative Experiments," CESifo Working Paper Series 9918, CESifo.
    28. Assenza, Tiziana & Cardaci, Alberto & Huber, Stefanie, 2024. "Fake News: Susceptibility, Awareness and Solutions," TSE Working Papers 24-1519, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), revised Apr 2024.
    29. Ingar Haaland & Christopher Roth & Johannes Wohlfart, 2020. "Designing Information Provision Experiments," CEBI working paper series 20-20, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. The Center for Economic Behavior and Inequality (CEBI).
    30. Rafael Di Tella & Sebastian Galiani & Ernesto Schargrodsky, 2019. "Persuasive Propaganda during the 2015 Argentine Ballotage," Documentos de Trabajo 17554, The Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA).
    31. John A. List & Lina M. Ramírez & Julia Seither & Jaime Unda & Beatriz Vallejo, 2024. "Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Misinformation: Evidence from a Demand Side Field Experiment on Critical Thinking," NBER Working Papers 32367, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    32. Martinangeli, Andrea F.M. & Windsteiger, Lisa, 2023. "Immigration vs. poverty: Causal impact on demand for redistribution in a survey experiment," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 78(C).
    33. Alberto Alesina & Marco Tabellini, 2024. "The Political Effects of Immigration: Culture or Economics?," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 62(1), pages 5-46, March.
    34. Ngo Van Long & Martin Richardson & Frank Stähler, 2018. "Media, Fake News, and Debunking," CESifo Working Paper Series 6949, CESifo.
    35. Patrick Dylong & Silke Uebelmesser, 2023. "Intergroup Contact and Exposure to Information about Immigrants: Experimental Evidence," CESifo Working Paper Series 10808, CESifo.
    36. Shaun P. Hargreaves Heap & Aikaterini Karadimitropoulou & Eugenio Levi, 2021. "Narrative based information: is it the facts or their packaging that matters?," MUNI ECON Working Papers 2021-08, Masaryk University, revised Feb 2023.
    37. Darrin Baines & Robert J R Elliott, 2020. "Defining misinformation, disinformation and malinformation: An urgent need for clarity during the COVID-19 infodemic," Discussion Papers 20-06, Department of Economics, University of Birmingham.
    38. Roland Bénabou & Armin Falk & Jean Tirole, 2019. "Narratives, Imperatives, and Moral Reasoning," CRC TR 224 Discussion Paper Series crctr224_2019_070, University of Bonn and University of Mannheim, Germany.
    39. Pierre C. Boyer & Thomas Delemotte & Germain Gauthier & Vincent Rollet & Benoît Schmutz, 2020. "Social Media and the Dynamics of Protests," CESifo Working Paper Series 8326, CESifo.
    40. Sarah Schneider-Strawczynski & Jérôme Valette, 2024. "Media Coverage of Immigration and the Polarization of Attitudes," Working Papers 2024-01, CEPII research center.
    41. Grunewald, Andreas & Klockmann, Victor & von Schenk, Alicia & von Siemens, Ferdinand, 2024. "Are biases contagious? The influence of communication on motivated beliefs," W.E.P. - Würzburg Economic Papers 109, University of Würzburg, Department of Economics.
    42. Islam, Marco, 2021. "Motivated Risk Assessments," Working Papers 2021:12, Lund University, Department of Economics, revised 26 Jul 2022.
    43. Fetzer, Thiemo & Besley, Tim & Mueller, Hannes, 2020. "Terror and Tourism: The Economic Consequences of Media Coverage," CEPR Discussion Papers 14275, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    44. Felix Chopra & Ingar K. Haaland & Christopher Roth, 2021. "The Demand for Fact-Checking," CESifo Working Paper Series 9061, CESifo.
    45. Lergetporer, Philipp & Piopiunik, Marc & Simon, Lisa, 2021. "Does the education level of refugees affect natives’ attitudes?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 134(C).
    46. Patrick Bareinz & Silke Uebelmesser, 2020. "The Role of Information Provision for Attitudes Towards Immigration: An Experimental Investigation," CESifo Working Paper Series 8635, CESifo.
    47. Schuetz, Jana & Uebelmesser, Silke & Baginski, Ronja & Aprea, Carmela, 2023. "Pension reform preferences in Germany: Does information matter?," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 80(C).
    48. Katharina Momsen & Markus Ohndorf, 2019. "Information Avoidance, Selective Exposure, and Fake(?) News-A Green Market Experiment," Working Papers 2019-18, Faculty of Economics and Statistics, Universität Innsbruck.
    49. Choi, Syngjoo & Choi, Chung-Yoon & Kim, Seonghoon, 2023. "Tackling misperceptions about immigrants with fact-checking interventions: A randomized survey experiment," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 84(C).
    50. Andrea Mattozzi & Samuel Nocito & Francesco Sobbrio, 2022. "Fact-Checking Politicians," CESifo Working Paper Series 10122, CESifo.
    51. Ajzenman, Nicolás & Elacqua, Gregory & Hincapié, Diana & Jaimovich, Analía & Boo, Florencia López & Paredes, Diana & Román, Alonso, 2021. "Career choice motivation using behavioral strategies," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 84(C).
    52. Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol & Rozo, Sandra, 2021. "How Does it Feel to Be Part of the Minority?: Impacts of Perspective Taking on Prosocial Behavior," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 11599, Inter-American Development Bank.
    53. K. Peren Arin & Juan A. & Francisco Lagos & Deni Mazrekaj & Marcel Thum, 2022. "Misperceptions and Fake News During the COVID-19 Pandemic," ThE Papers 22/03, Department of Economic Theory and Economic History of the University of Granada..
    54. Boyer, Pierre & Delemotte, Thomas & Gauthier, Germain & Rollet, Vincent & Schmutz, Benoit, 2020. "The Gilets jaunes: Offline and Online," CEPR Discussion Papers 14780, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    55. Guriev, Sergei & Papaioannou, Elias, 2020. "The Political Economy of Populism," CEPR Discussion Papers 14433, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    56. Patrick Dylong & Paul Setzepfand & Silke Uebelmesser, 2023. "Priming Attitudes Towards Immigrants: Implications for Migration Research and Survey Design," CESifo Working Paper Series 10306, CESifo.
    57. Tito Boeri & Matteo Gamalerio & Massimo Morelli & Margherita Negri, 2024. "Pay-as-they-get-in: attitudes toward migrants and pension systems," Journal of Economic Geography, Oxford University Press, vol. 24(1), pages 63-78.
    58. Boissonnet, Niels & Ghersengorin, Alexis & Gleyze, Simon, 2023. "Revealed deliberate preference change," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 142(C), pages 357-367.
    59. Jiménez Durán, Rafael & Muller, Karsten & Schwarz, Carlo, 2024. "The Effect of Content Moderation on Online and Offline Hate: Evidence from Germany’s NetzDG," CAGE Online Working Paper Series 701, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE).
    60. Tiziana Assenza & Alberto Cardaci & Stefanie J. Huber, 2024. "Fake News: Susceptibility, Awareness and Solutions," ECONtribute Discussion Papers Series 290, University of Bonn and University of Cologne, Germany.
    61. Denter, Philipp & Ginzburg, Boris, 2021. "Troll Farms and Voter Disinformation," MPRA Paper 109634, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    62. Bertin Martens & Luis Aguiar & Estrella Gomez Herrera & Frank Muller, 2018. "The digital transformation of news media and the rise of disinformation and fake news," JRC Working Papers on Digital Economy 2018-02, Joint Research Centre.
    63. Sebastian Blesse & Friedrich Heinemann & Tommy Krieger, 2021. "Ökonomische Desinformation — Ursachen und Handlungsempfehlungen [Economic Disinformation — Causes and Recommendations for Action]," Wirtschaftsdienst, Springer;ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, vol. 101(12), pages 943-948, December.
    64. Assenza, Tiziana, 2021. "The Ability to 'Distill the Truth'," TSE Working Papers 21-1280, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), revised Mar 2022.
    65. Kai Gehring & Matteo Grigoletto, 2023. "Analyzing Climate Change Policy Narratives with the Character-Role Narrative Framework," CESifo Working Paper Series 10429, CESifo.
    66. Niels Boissonnet & Alexis Ghersengorin & Simon Gleyze, 2022. "Revealed Deliberate Preference Change," Working Papers hal-03672734, HAL.
    67. Boldrini, Michela & Conzo, Pierluigi & Fiore, Simona & Zotti, Roberto, 2023. "Blaming migrants doesn’t pay: the political effects of the Ebola epidemic in Italy," Department of Economics and Statistics Cognetti de Martiis. Working Papers 202320, University of Turin.


  1. Barrera, Oscar & Guriev, Sergei & Henry, Emeric & Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina, 2020. "Facts, alternative facts, and fact checking in times of post-truth politics," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 182(C).
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