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    • Effect of Lengthening the School Day on Mother's Labor Supply 

      Contreras Guajardo, Dante; Sepúlveda, Paulina (World Bank Economic Review, 2016)
      This article examines how a policy oriented toward a specific group within the population can have collateral effects on the economic decisions of other groups. In 1996, the Chilean government approved the extension of the ...
    • 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 ...