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First Name:Dante
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Last Name:Contreras
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RePEc Short-ID:pco572
Department of Economics Universidad de Chile Diagonal Paraguay 257, of 1501 Santiago - Chile
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  1. Contreras,Dante & Sepulveda,Paulina, 2016. "Effect of lengthening the school day on mother's labor supply," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7599, The World Bank.
  2. Dante Contreras & Jaime Ruiz-Tagle & Paulina Sepúlveda, 2013. "Migración y Mercado Laboral en Chile," Working Papers wp376, 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 wp370, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  4. Contreras, Dante & Ffrench-Davis, Ricardo, 2012. "Policy Regimes, Inequality, Poverty and Growth : The Chilean Experience, 1973-2010," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  5. Dante Contreras & Agustin Hurtado & M. Francisca Sara, 2012. "La Excepción Chilena y las Percepciones de Género en la Participación Laboral Femenina," Working Papers wp374, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  6. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2012. "Inequality of Opportunities and Long Term Earnings Measures: Evidence for Chile," Working Papers wp352, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  7. Claudia Sanhueza & Dante Contreras & Angela Denis, 2012. "Terremoto y sus efectos sobre el bienestar: un análisis multidimensional," Working Papers 35, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales.
  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 1, Facultad de Economía y Empresa, Universidad Diego Portales.
  9. 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 wp325, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  10. 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 wp323, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  11. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larragaña & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2009. "Evidence for inequality of Opportunities. A Cohort analysis for Chile," Working Papers wp298, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  12. Dante Contreras & Patricia Medrano, 2009. "Evidence of neighborhood e?ects on educational performance in the chilean school voucher system," Working Papers wp302, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  13. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larragaña & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2009. "The Evolution of Opportunities for Children in Chile 1990-2006," Working Papers wp297, 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 wp307, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  15. Contreras, Dante & Gallegos, Sebastian & Meneses, Francisco, 2009. "Determinantes del desempeño universitario: ¿Importa la habilidad relativa?
    [University performance determinants: does relative ability matter?]
    ," MPRA Paper 23320, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  16. Dante Contreras G. & Tomás Rau B., 2009. "Tournaments, gift exchanges, and the effect of monetary incentives for teachers: the case of Chile," Working Papers wp305, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  17. Dante Contreras & Luiz de Mello & Esteban Puentes, 2008. "Encouraging Labour Force Participation in Chile," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 608, OECD Publishing.
  18. Dante Contreras & Luiz de Mello & Esteban Puentes, 2008. "Tackling Business and Labour Informality in Chile," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 607, OECD Publishing.
  19. Dante Contreras & Ryan Cooper & Christopher Neilson, 2007. "Crecimiento Pro Pobre en Chile," Working Papers wp239, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  20. Dante Contreras & Daniela Zapata & Diana Kruger & Marcelo Ochoa, 2007. "The Role of Social Networks in the Economic Opportunities of Bolivian Women," Research Department Publications 3240, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  21. 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 wp234, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  22. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Sebastián Gallegos, 2007. "Descomponiendo la Desigualdad Salarial en América Latina: Una Década de Cambios," Working Papers wp262, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  23. Dante Contreras & Gonzalo Plaza, 2007. "Participación Laboral Femenina en Chile," Working Papers wp235, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  24. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Diana Kruger & Daniela Zapata, 2007. "Child labor and schooling in Bolivia: Who’s falling behind?," Working Papers wp248, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  25. Dante Contreras Guajardo & Diana kruger & Marcelo Ochoa & Daniela Zapata, 2007. "The role of social networks in employment outcomes of Bolivian women," Working Papers wp251, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  26. Sebastián Bustos & Dante Contreras & Paulina Sepulveda, 2007. "When schools are the ones that choose: the effect of screening in Chile," Working Papers wp242, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  27. Contreras, Dante, 2007. "Poverty, inequality, and welfare in a rapid-growth economy: The Chilean experience," 2020 vision briefs BB14 Special Edition, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  28. 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 3241, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  29. Dante Contreras & Ryan Cooper & Jorge Hermann & Christopher Neilson, 2005. "Dinámica de la Pobreza y Movilidad Relativa de los ingresos: Chile 1996 - 2001," Working Papers wp232, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  30. Daniela Zapata & Dante Contreras, 2004. "Child labor in Bolivia: schooling, gender and ethnic groups," Econometric Society 2004 Latin American Meetings 224, Econometric Society.
  31. Dante Contreras, 2002. "Vouchers, School Choice and the Access to Higher Education," Working Papers 845, Economic Growth Center, Yale University.
  32. David Bravo & Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga, 2002. "Functional Literacy and Job Opportunities," Working Papers wp195, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  33. José Miguel Benavente & Dante Contreras & Emerson Melo & Rodrigo Montero, 2002. "Programas antidelincuencia: Evaluando Comuna Segura," Working Papers wp201, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  34. David Bravo & Dante Contreras & Sergio Urzúa, 2002. "Poverty and Inequality in Chile 1990-1998: Learning from Microeconomic Simulations," Working Papers wp198, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
  35. 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. 2002-10, Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School.
  36. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga, 1999. "Los activos y recursos de la población pobre en América Latina: El caso de Chile," Research Department Publications 3056, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  1. Contreras, Dante & González, Stephanie, 2015. "Determinants of early child development in Chile: Health, cognitive and demographic factors," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 217-230.
  2. Dante Contreras & Osvaldo Larrañaga & Esteban Puentes & Tomás Rau, 2014. "Improving the Measurement of the Relationship between Opportunities and Income: Evidence from Longitudinal Data from Chile," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 32(2), pages 219-237, 03.
  3. 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, vol. 61(1), pages 219 - 246.
  4. Contreras, Dante & Puentes, Esteban & Larrañaga, Osvaldo & Rau, Tomás, 2012. "Chile: evolución de las oportunidades para los niños, 1990-2006," Revista CEPAL, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), April.
  5. Contreras, Dante & Puentes, Esteban & Larrañaga, Osvaldo & Rau, Tomás, 2012. "The evolution of opportunities for children in Chile, 1990-2006," Revista CEPAL, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), April.
  6. 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, vol. 39(4), pages 588-599, April.
  7. 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, vol. 38(2 Year 20), pages 369-392, December.
  8. D. Contreras & L. de Mello & E. Puentes, 2011. "The determinants of labour force participation and employment in Chile," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(21), pages 2765-2776.
  9. Contreras, Dante & Gallegos, Sebastián, 2011. "Desigualdad salarial en América Latina: una década de cambios," Revista CEPAL, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), April.
  10. Contreras, Dante & Gallegos, Sebastián, 2011. "Wage inequality in Latin America: a decade of changes," Revista CEPAL, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), April.
  11. Dante Contreras & Paulina Sepúlveda & Sebastián Bustos, 2010. "When Schools Are the Ones that Choose: The Effects of Screening in Chile," Social Science Quarterly, Southwestern Social Science Association, vol. 91(s1), pages 1349-1368.
  12. Dante Contreras & Gonzalo Plaza, 2010. "Cultural Factors in Women's Labor Force Participation in Chile," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(2), pages 27-46.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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, vol. 34(2 Year 20), pages 203-247, December.
  16. 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.
  17. 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, vol. 32(2 Year 20), pages 187-199, December.
  18. 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., vol. 17(2), pages 169-186.
  19. 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, vol. 18(2), pages 151-165.
  20. AndrÈs GÛmez-Lobo & Dante Contreras, 2003. "Water Subsidy Policies: A Comparison of the Chilean and Colombian Schemes," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 17(3), pages 391-407, December.
  21. Dante Contreras, 2003. "Poverty and Inequality in a Rapid Growth Economy: Chile 1990-96," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(3), pages 181-200.
  22. Sergio Salas Landeau & Dante Contreras, 2003. "Chilean labor market efficiency: an earning frontier approach," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 30(1 Year 20), pages 87-102, June.
  23. 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., vol. 39(118), pages 395-421.
  24. Dante Contreras, 2002. "Explaining Wage Inequality in Chile: Does Education Really Matter?," Journal of Income Distribution, Journal of Income Distribution, vol. 11(1-2), pages 3-3, June.
  25. 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., vol. 38(114), pages 191-208.
  26. 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.
  27. 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., vol. 36(108), pages 727-760.
  28. 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.
  1. Frances Lund & Suzanne Duryea & Esteban Puentes & Andrew Morrison & Jaime Tenjo Galarza & Manuelita Ureta & Dante Contreras & Alejandra Cox Edwards & Ruthanne Deutsch & Rocío Ribero Medina & Armando B, 2004. "Women at Work: Challenges for Latin America," IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank, number 79462 edited by Claudia Piras, September.
  2. Orazio P. Attanasio & Miguel Székely & George Gray-Molina & Wilson Jiménez & Ernesto Pérez de Rada & Ernesto Yáñez & Marcelo Côrtes Neri & Edward Joaquim Amadeo & Alexandre Pinto Carvalho & Dante Cont, 2001. "Portrait of the Poor: An Assets-Based Approach," IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank, number 42198 edited by Orazio P. Attanasio & Miguel Székely, September.
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  1. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (11) 2002-09-21 2004-10-30 2008-04-29 2008-04-29 2009-11-27 2009-11-27 2009-12-05 2010-07-17 2012-05-22 2013-01-12 2013-01-26. Author is listed
  2. 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
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (3) 2009-11-27 2009-11-27 2009-12-05
  4. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (3) 2008-04-29 2008-04-29 2012-05-22
  5. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2002-08-16 2009-12-05 2010-01-16
  6. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2004-10-30
  7. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2009-12-05
  8. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2013-08-05
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2009-12-05
  10. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2002-08-16
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