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Leandro Siqueira Carvalho

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First Name:Leandro
Middle Name:Siqueira
Last Name:Carvalho
RePEc Short-ID:pca1095
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(90%) Department of Economics
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:deuscus (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Center for Economic and Social Research
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:dcuscus (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET)
Department of Economics
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:inuscus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Azevedo E Castro De Cardim,Joana & Amaro Da Costa Luz Carneiro,Pedro Manuel & Carvalho,Leandro S. & De Walque,Damien B. C. M., 2022. "Early Education, Preferences, and Decision-Making Abilities," Policy Research Working Paper Series 10187, The World Bank.
  2. Silvia H. Barcellos & Leandro Carvalho & Patrick Turley, 2021. "The Effect of Education on the Relationship between Genetics, Early-Life Disadvantages, and Later-Life SES," NBER Working Papers 28750, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Silvia H. Barcellos & Leandro S. Carvalho & Patrick Turley, 2019. "Distributional Effects of Education on Health," NBER Working Papers 25898, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Leandro Carvalho & Dan Silverman, 2019. "Complexity and Sophistication," NBER Working Papers 26036, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Leandro Carvalho & Arna Olafsson & Dan Silverman, 2019. "Misfortune and Mistake: The Financial Conditions and Decision-making Ability of High-cost Loan Borrowers," NBER Working Papers 26328, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Carvalho, Leandro & Soares, Rodrigo R., 2013. "Living on the Edge: Youth Entry, Career and Exit in Drug-Selling Gangs," IZA Discussion Papers 7189, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Silvia H. Barcellos & Leandro Carvalho & Adriana Lleras-Muney, 2012. "Child Gender And Parental Investments In India: Are Boys And Girls Treated Differently?," NBER Working Papers 17781, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Silvia Helena Barcellos & James P. Smith & Joanne K. Yoong & Leandro Carvalho, 2012. "Barriers to Immigrant Use of Financial Services The Role of Language Skills, U.S. Experience, and Return Migration Expectations," Working Papers WR-923-SSA, RAND Corporation.
  9. Leandro Carvalho, 2010. "Poverty and Time Preference," Working Papers WR-759, RAND Corporation.
  10. Juliano Assuncao & Leandro Carvalho, 2010. "Financial Constraints, Endogenous Educational Choices and Self-Selection of Migrants," Working Papers WR-758, RAND Corporation.


  1. James Banks & Leandro S. Carvalho & Francisco Perez-Arce, 2019. "Education, Decision Making, and Economic Rationality," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 101(3), pages 428-441, July.
  2. Silvia H. Barcellos & Leandro S. Carvalho & Patrick Turley, 2018. "Education can reduce health differences related to genetic risk of obesity," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 115(42), pages 9765-9772, October.
  3. Leandro S. Carvalho & Stephan Meier & Stephanie W. Wang, 2016. "Poverty and Economic Decision-Making: Evidence from Changes in Financial Resources at Payday," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 106(2), pages 260-284, February.
  4. Carvalho, Leandro S. & Soares, Rodrigo R., 2016. "Living on the edge: Youth entry, career and exit in drug-selling gangs," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 121(C), pages 77-98.
  5. Carvalho, Leandro S. & Prina, Silvia & Sydnor, Justin, 2016. "The effect of saving on risk attitudes and intertemporal choices," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 120(C), pages 41-52.
  6. Silvia Helena Barcellos & Leandro S. Carvalho & James P. Smith & Joanne Yoong, 2016. "Financial Education Interventions Targeting Immigrants and Children of Immigrants: Results from a Randomized Control Trial," Journal of Consumer Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 50(2), pages 263-285, July.
  7. Silvia Helena Barcellos & Leandro S. Carvalho & Adriana Lleras-Muney, 2014. "Child Gender and Parental Investments in India: Are Boys and Girls Treated Differently?," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 6(1), pages 157-189, January.
  8. Assunção, Juliano Junqueira & Carvalho, Leandro, 2013. "Financial Constraints, Endogenous Educational Choices and Self-Selection of Migrants," Brazilian Review of Econometrics, Sociedade Brasileira de Econometria - SBE, vol. 33(2), November.
  9. Leandro Carvalho, 2012. "Childhood Circumstances and the Intergenerational Transmission of Socioeconomic Status," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 49(3), pages 913-938, August.

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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 7 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-DEM: Demographic Economics (3) 2012-02-20 2013-02-16 2014-09-08
  2. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2019-06-24 2021-05-17
  3. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (2) 2013-02-16 2014-09-08
  4. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2019-10-07
  5. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2021-05-17
  6. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2019-06-24
  7. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2013-02-16
  8. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2012-02-20
  9. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (1) 2019-07-29


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