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    • Early life height and weight production functions with endogenous energy and protein inputs 

      Puentes Encina, Esteban; Wang, Fan; Behrman, Jere R.; Cunha, Flavio; Hoddinott, John; Maluccio, John; Adair, Linda; Borja, Judith; Martorell, Reynaldo; Stein, Aryeh D. (Elsevier, 2016)
      We examine effects of protein and energy intakes on height and weight growth for children between 6 and 24 months old in Guatemala and the Philippines. Using instrumental variables to control for endogeneity and estimating ...
    • Encuesta de Protección Social 2006: Presentación General y Principales Resultados 

      Bravo Urrutia, David; Vásquez Núñez, Javiera; Behrman, Jere R.; Mitchell, Olivia S.; Todd, Petra E. (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2008)
      La Encuesta de Protección Social (EPS) representa el esfuerzo más sistemático y riguroso de levantamiento de información sobre el mercado laboral y el sistema de protección social chileno basado en datos longitudinales. Esta ...
    • How much might human capital policies affect earnings inequalities and poverty? 

      Behrman, Jere R. (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011-06)
      Economic inequality and poverty have persisted in Latin America despite important changes in political and policy regimes. This paper explores the relationship between various human capital programs aimed to reduced ...
    • How much might human capital policies affect earnings inequalities and poverty? 

      Behrman, Jere R. (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011-06)
      Economic inequality and poverty have persisted in Latin America despite important changes in political and policy regimes. This paper explores the relationship between various human capital programs aimed to reduced poverty ...
    • Wealth disparities for early childhood anthropometrics and Skills: evidence from chilean longitudinal data 

      Behrman, Jere; Contreras Guajardo, Dante; Palma, Isidora; Puentes Encina, Esteban (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2017-09)
      We study wealth disparities in the formation of anthropometrics, cognitive skills and socio-emotional skills. We use a sample of preschool and early school children in Chile. We extend the previous literature by using ...