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Female Labor Supply and Child Care Supply in Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2012)
We use a specially designed survey to evaluate the effect of several public policies on female labor force participation in Chile. First, we estimate a self-selection model to find the determinants of female labor ...
Effect of Lengthening the School Day on Mother's Labor Supply
(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 ...
Public day care and Female Labor Force Participation: Evidence from Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2009)
Public day care centers in Chile have increased in 240% between 2005 and 2007. This paper uses this huge increase in public day care supply for infants of poor families to analyze its impact on Female Labor Force ...
A bidimensional model of matching in the marriage market with women labor decision
We construct a frictionless matching model of the marriage market where women have bidimensional attributes, one continuous (income) and the other dichotomous (home ability). Equilibrium in the marriage market determines ...
Changes in female labor supply in Argentina: 2003-2009
(Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, 2011-11)
Impact of family size on education, child labor and female labor supply : the case of Ecuador
(Universidad de Buenos Aires. Facultad de Ciencias Económicas,, 2017)
Welfare programs and labor supply in developing countries: experimental evidence from Latin America
(Springer Verlag Berlín, 2013-10)
This study looks at the effect of welfare programs on work incentives and the adult labor supply in developing countries. The analysis builds on the experimental evaluations of three programs implemented in rural areas: ...