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    • Effect of lengthening the school day on mother's labor supply 

      Contreras Guajardo, Dante; Sepúlveda, Paulina (Oxford University, 2017)
      This article examines how a policy oriented toward a specific group within the population can have collateraleffects on the economic decisions of other groups. In 1996, the Chilean government approved the extension ofthe ...
    • Influence of Institutional Investors in the Decisions of Capital Structure of the Company. Evidence for an Emerging Market 

      Araya Sepúlveda, Felipe; Jara Bertín, Mauricio; Maquieira Villanueva, Carlos; San Martín Mosqueira, Pablo (Fondo de Cultura Económica, 2015)
      This paper studies the influence of the AFPs, as major institutional investor, on the capital structure decision of the Chilean firm. These investors may influence the capital structure decision, through different avenues; ...
    • Is financial literacy an economic good? 

      Castro, Rubén; Fortunato, Andrés (CEPAL, 2015)
      Financial literacy (FL) is generally regarded as an economic good which individuals choose whether or not to consume depending on how much of a contribution they expect it to make to the quality of their financial ...
    • Misreporting, optimal incentives, and auditing 

      Loyola Fuentes, Gino; Portilla, Yolanda (Wiley-Blackwell, 2018)
      We propose a model that rationalizes the adoption of a misreporting system allowing managerial earning manipulation. A key element of our approach is the possibility of a tacit collusion between the board and the top ...