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Veronica Frisancho

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First Name:Veronica
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Last Name:Frisancho
RePEc Short-ID:pfr267
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Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) - Banco de Desarrollo de América Latina

Caracas, Venezuela
RePEc:edi:cafffve (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Frisancho, Veronica & Herrera, Alejandro & Prina, Silvia, 2023. "Can a Mobile-App-Based Behavioral Intervention Teach Financial Skills to Youth? Experimental Evidence from a Financial Diaries Study," IZA Discussion Papers 16304, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Busso, Matías & Frisancho, Verónica, 2023. "Ability Grouping and Student Performance: Experimental Evidence from Middle Schools in Mexico," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 12681, Inter-American Development Bank.
  3. Bobba, Matteo & Frisancho, Veronica & Pariguana, Marco, 2023. "Perceived Ability and School Choices: Experimental Evidence and Scale-up Effects," IZA Discussion Papers 16168, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Frisancho, Verónica, 2023. "Spillover Effects of Financial Education: The Impact of School-Based Programs on Parents," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 12696, Inter-American Development Bank.
  5. Pappa, Evi & Frisancho, Veronica & Santantonio, Chiara, 2022. "When Women Win: Can Female Representation Decrease Gender-Based Violence?," CEPR Discussion Papers 17598, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  6. Frisancho, Verónica & Herrera, Alejandro & Nakasone, Eduardo, 2022. "Does Gender and Sexual Diversity Lead to Greater Conflict in the School?," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 12573, Inter-American Development Bank.
  7. Busso, Matías & Frisancho, Verónica, 2021. "Good Peers Have Asymmetric Gendered Effects on Female Educational Outcomes: Experimental Evidence from Mexico," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 11220, Inter-American Development Bank.
  8. Frisancho, Verónica & Parrado, Eric, 2021. "International Remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean amid the COVID-19 Crisis: A Push for Digitalization?," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 11839, Inter-American Development Bank.
  9. Frisancho, Verónica & Herrera, Alejandro & Prina, Silvia, 2021. "Can a Budget Recording Tool Teach Financial Skills to Youth?: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Diaries Study," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 11661, Inter-American Development Bank.
  10. Frisancho, Veronica & Valdivia, Martin, 2021. "Savings Groups Reduce Vulberability but have Mixed Effect on Financial Inclusion," Research Department working papers 1678, CAF Development Bank Of Latinamerica.
  11. Jorge M. Agüero & Veronica Frisancho, 2020. "Measuring Violence Against Women with Experimental Methods," Working papers 2020-14, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  12. Matteo Bobba & Veronica Frisancho, 2020. "Self-Perceptions about Academic Achievement: Evidence from Mexico City," Post-Print hal-03597939, HAL.
  13. Frisancho, Verónica & Valdivia, Martín, 2020. "Savings Groups, Risk Coping, and Financial Inclusion in Rural Areas," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 10899, Inter-American Development Bank.
  14. Frisancho, Verónica, 2019. "The Impact of Financial Education for Youth," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 9809, Inter-American Development Bank.
  15. Frisancho, Verónica, 2019. "The Effects of School Based Financial Education," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 9501, Inter-American Development Bank.
  16. Frisancho, Verónica, 2018. "The Impact of School-Based Financial Education on High School Students and their Teachers: Experimental Evidence from Peru," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 8835, Inter-American Development Bank.
  17. Matteo Bobbay & Veronica Frisancho, 2017. "Learning about Oneself: The Effects of Performance Feedback on School Choice," Working Paper 57b2a335-f54f-4c97-9e57-7, Agence française de développement.
  18. Agüero, Jorge M. & Frisancho, Verónica, 2017. "Misreporting in Sensitive Health Behaviors and Its Impact on Treatment Effects: An Application to Intimate Partner Violence," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 8696, Inter-American Development Bank.
  19. Krishna, Kala & Lychagin, Sergey & Frisancho, Verónica, 2016. "Retaking in High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 8311, Inter-American Development Bank.
  20. Frisancho, Verónica & Krishna, Kala & Lychagin, Sergey & Yavas, Cemile, 2014. "Better Luck Next Time: Learning through Retaking," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 4785, Inter-American Development Bank.
  21. S. Pelin Akyol & Verónica Frisancho & Kala M. Krishna & Cemile Yavas, 2013. "Preferences, Selection, and Value Added: A Structural Approach Applied to Turkish Exam High Schools," CESifo Working Paper Series 4302, CESifo.
  22. Frisancho, Verónica, 2012. "Signaling Creditworthiness in Peruvian Microfinance Markets: The Role of Information Sharing," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 4084, Inter-American Development Bank.
  23. Verónica C. Frisancho Robles & Kala Krishna, 2012. "Affirmative Action in Higher Education in India: Targeting, Catch Up, and Mismatch," NBER Working Papers 17727, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  24. Sean Dougherty & Verónica C. Frisancho Robles & Kala Krishna, 2011. "Employment Protection Legislation and Plant-Level Productivity in India," NBER Working Papers 17693, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  25. Veronica Frisancho & Dean Karlan & Martin Valdivia, 2008. "Business Training for Microfinance Clients: How it Matters and for Whom?," Working Papers PMMA 2008-11, PEP-PMMA.


  1. Frisancho, Veronica & Herrera, Alejandro & Prina, Silvia, 2023. "Can a mobile-app-based behavioral intervention teach financial skills to youth? Experimental evidence from a financial diaries study," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 214(C), pages 595-614.
  2. Veronica Frisancho, 2023. "Is School-Based Financial Education Effective? Immediate and Long-Lasting Impacts on High School Students," The Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 133(651), pages 1147-1180.
  3. Veronica Frisancho, 2023. "A tribute to Jorge Aguero 1971–2023," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 21(4), pages 1155-1156, December.
  4. Jorge M. Agüero & Veronica Frisancho, 2022. "Measuring Violence against Women with Experimental Methods," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 70(4), pages 1565-1590.
  5. Bobba, Matteo & Frisancho, Veronica, 2022. "Self-perceptions about academic achievement: Evidence from Mexico City," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 231(1), pages 58-73.
  6. Busso, Matias & Frisancho, Veronica, 2021. "Good peers have asymmetric gendered effects on female educational outcomes: Experimental evidence from Mexico," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 189(C), pages 727-747.
  7. Jorge M. Agüero & Úrsula Aldana & Erica Field & Veronica Frisancho & Javier Romero, 2020. "Is Community-Based Targeting Effective in Identifying Intimate Partner Violence?," AEA Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Association, vol. 110, pages 605-609, May.
  8. Frisancho, Veronica, 2020. "The impact of financial education for youth," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 78(C).
  9. Kala Krishna & Sergey Lychagin & Veronica Frisancho, 2018. "Retaking In High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 59(2), pages 449-477, May.
  10. Frisancho, Veronica & Krishna, Kala & Lychagin, Sergey & Yavas, Cemile, 2016. "Better luck next time: Learning through retaking," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 125(C), pages 120-135.
  11. Sean, Dougherty & Veronica, Frisancho & Kala, Krishna, 2014. "State-level Labor Reform and Firm-level Productivity in India," India Policy Forum, National Council of Applied Economic Research, vol. 10(1), pages 1-56.
  12. Frisancho Veronica, 2012. "Signaling Creditworthiness in Peruvian Microfinance Markets: The Role of Information Sharing," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 12(1), pages 1-43, October.
  13. Verónica Frisancho Robles & R. Oropesa, 2011. "International Migration and the Education of Children: Evidence from Lima, Peru," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer;Southern Demographic Association (SDA), vol. 30(4), pages 591-618, August.
  14. Eduardo Nakasone & Verónica Frisancho, 2005. "Hoy por ti…¿mañana por mi? las transparenias intergeneracionales y su efecto restrictivo sobre el ahorro previsional en Perú," Investigaciones, Consorcio de Investigación Económica y Social.
  15. Eduardo Nakasone & Verónica Frisancho, 2004. "Hoy por ti… ¿mañana por mi? Las transferencias intergeneracionales y su efecto restrictivo sobre el ahorro previsional en Perú," Investigaciones, Consorcio de Investigación Económica y Social.


  1. Patricio Dominguez & Veronica Frisancho & Bridget Hoffmann, 2022. "Trust and the Effectiveness of Public Policy," IDB Publications (Book Chapters), in: Phillip Keefer & Carlos Scartascini (ed.), Trust: The Key to Social Cohesion and Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean, edition 1, chapter 5, pages 109-142, Inter-American Development Bank.
  2. Valdivia, Martín & Frisancho, Verónica, 2022. "La vulnerabilidad de los hogares rurales en tiempos de COVID-19: en búsqueda de las lecciones clave para una política de inclusión financiera," Capitulos de Libros, in: Grade (ed.), El Perú pendiente: ensayos para un desarrollo con bienestar, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 1, pages 103-120, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE).
  3. Suzanne Duryea & Verónica Frisancho & Diana Hincapié, 2017. "Adolescence: Difficult Challenges at a Difficult Age," IDB Publications (Book Chapters), in: Matías Busso & Julián Cristia & Diana Hincapié & Julián Messina & Laura Ripani (ed.), Learning Better: Public Policy for Skills Development, edition 1, chapter 8, pages 173-199, Inter-American Development Bank.
  4. Eduardo Cavallo & Verónica Frisancho & Jonathan Karver, 2016. "The State of Saving in Latin America and the Caribbean," IDB Publications (Book Chapters), in: Eduardo Cavallo & Tomás Serebrisky (ed.), SAVING FOR DEVELOPMENT: How Latin America and the Caribbean Can Save More and Better, edition 1, chapter 2, pages 21-43, Inter-American Development Bank.
  5. Verónica Frisancho, 2016. "Saving Begins at Home," IDB Publications (Book Chapters), in: Eduardo Cavallo & Tomás Serebrisky (ed.), SAVING FOR DEVELOPMENT: How Latin America and the Caribbean Can Save More and Better, edition 1, chapter 9, pages 217-242, Inter-American Development Bank.
    RePEc:idb:idbchp:11778-c5 is not listed on IDEAS


  1. Cavallo, Eduardo A. & Serebrisky, Tomás & Frisancho, Verónica & Karver, Jonathan & Powell, Andrew & Margot, Diego & Suárez-Alemán, Ancor & Fernández-Arias, Eduardo & Marzani, Matías & Berstein, Solang, 2016. "Saving for Development: How Latin America and the Caribbean Can Save More and Better," IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank, number 7677.

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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 22 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-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (9) 2016-07-16 2016-11-27 2020-02-10 2020-03-16 2023-01-16 2023-07-10 2023-10-30 2023-10-30 2023-10-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (8) 2020-03-16 2020-09-07 2023-01-09 2023-01-16 2023-07-10 2023-08-21 2023-10-30 2023-10-30. Author is listed
  3. NEP-EDU: Education (6) 2012-01-18 2016-07-16 2016-11-27 2020-02-10 2023-01-16 2023-07-10. Author is listed
  4. NEP-FLE: Financial Literacy & Education (4) 2021-01-18 2023-01-09 2023-08-21 2023-10-30
  5. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (3) 2013-11-29 2014-09-08 2015-11-07
  6. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (3) 2023-01-09 2023-01-09 2023-08-21
  7. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (2) 2016-07-16 2016-11-27
  8. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2012-01-03 2021-01-18
  9. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (2) 2012-01-03 2012-01-03
  10. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2016-07-16 2016-11-27
  11. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2012-01-03 2012-01-18
  12. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (2) 2008-09-13 2021-01-18
  13. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2023-08-21
  14. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2014-09-08
  15. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2008-09-13
  16. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2016-07-16
  17. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2021-01-18
  18. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2016-07-16
  19. NEP-MKT: Marketing (1) 2008-09-13
  20. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2023-10-30
  21. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2012-01-03


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