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    • Does facial structure explain differences in students evaluations of teaching? the role of perceived dominance 

      Paredes Haz, Valentina; Pino Emhart, Francisco; Díaz, David (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2019)
      Dominance is usually viewed as a positive male attribute, but this is not typically the case for women. Using a novel dataset of teacher evaluations in a school of Business and Economics of a selective university, we ...
    • Is There Gender Bias Among Voters? Evidence from the Chilean Congressional Elections 

      Pino Emhart, Francisco (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2017)
      I exploit the unique institution of gender-segregated voting booths in Chile, allowing the use of actual voting data, instead of self-reported surveys, to test for gender bias among voters. I find evidence of a small but ...
    • Property Rights and Gender Bias: Evidence from Land Reform in West Bengal 

      Bhalotra, Sonia; Mookherjee, Dilip; Chakravarty, Abhishek; Pino Emhart, Francisco (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016)
      While land reforms are typically pursued in order to raise productivity and reduce inequality across households, an unintended consequence may be increased within-household gender inequality. We analyse a tenancy ...
    • To Pill or not to Pill? Access to Emergency Contraception and Contraceptive Behaviour 

      Nuevo-Chiquero, Ana; Pino Emhart, Francisco (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2019)
      We examine the effects of free-of-charge availability of emergency contraception on contraceptive behaviour in Chile. Using a survey of individuals 15 to 29, we exploit variation in availability at the municipality level ...
    • To pill or not to pill? access to emergency contraception and contraceptive behaviour 

      Nuevo-Chiquero, Ana; Pino Emhart, Francisco (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2019)
      We examine the effects of free-of-charge availability of emergency contraception on contraceptive behaviour in Chile. Using a survey of individuals 15 to 29, we exploit variation in availability at the municipality level ...