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Ingresos y Microempresarias


  • Franklin Huaita

    (Universidad de Chile)

  • Patricio VAlenzuela

    (Interamerican Development Bank)


Utilizando los datos de la encuesta de Caracterización Socioeconómica CASEN 2000, este trabajo evalúa el impacto en la generación de ingresos de una mujer que logra convertirse en microempresaria en Chile, basándose en técnicas paramétricas y no paramétricas. Los resultados son robustos con ambas metodologías y van en apoyo de la formación de microempresas dirigidas por mujeres al encontrar un impacto positivo y estadísticamente significativo en los ingresos de las microempresarias. El premio por convertirse en microempresaria de microempresas con 2 a 5 trabajadores y de microempresas de 6 a 9 trabajadores es superior a 63% y 105 %, respectivamente. Se encuentra además que el impacto aumenta cuando la microempresaria alcanza un nivel de educación superior completa.

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  • Franklin Huaita & Patricio VAlenzuela, 2005. "Ingresos y Microempresarias," Labor and Demography 0508009, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpla:0508009
    Note: Type of Document - pdf; pages: 35. Presented in Annual Meeting of the Chilean Economists’ Society, September 2004.

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    1. José Miguel Benavente & Dante Contreras & Emerson Melo & Rodrigo Montero, 2002. "Programas antidelincuencia: Evaluando Comuna Segura," Working Papers wp201, University of Chile, Department of Economics.
    2. Card, David, 1999. "The causal effect of education on earnings," Handbook of Labor Economics, in: O. Ashenfelter & D. Card (ed.), Handbook of Labor Economics, edition 1, volume 3, chapter 30, pages 1801-1863, Elsevier.
    3. Becker, Sascha O. & Ichino, Andrea, 2002. "Estimation of average treatment effects based on propensity scores," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 2(4), pages 1-20.
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    Evaluacion de Impacto; Microempresarias; Ingresos;

    JEL classification:

    • J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination
    • J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
    • J41 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets - - - Labor Contracts


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