The program aims to train participants in the use of techniques for the analysis of variables and complex situations either within the company or from a macroeconomic point of view. A specific objective to note is that the participant is looking to train in the use of computer routines and procedures available for the practical application of statistical and econometric techniques The Certificate of Specialization in Quantitative Methods is offered in two orientations i) economy and ii) finance. It has been designed to provide practical tools, mathematical and statistical techniques,…Read more >
The paper Technological Content of Exports will be published in the journal Economics of Innovation and New Technology
The paper Technological Content of Exports by Diego Aboal, Valeria Arza (CONICET and CENIT/UNTREF) and Flavia Rovira was accepted for publication in the journal Economics of Innovation and New Technology (Q1 in the Journal Citation Reports).Read more >
Published the article “Large-scale mining in a small developing country: macroeconomic impacts of revenue allocation policies”, Resources Policy 46 (2016), pp. 433- 443.
“Large-scale mining in a small developing country: macroeconomic impacts of revenue allocation policies”, Resources Policy 46 (2016), pp. 433- 443. Authors: Cecilia Llambi, Marcelo Perera, Flavia Rovira, Carmen Estrades Abstract If fulfilled, the plan to start exploiting iron ore reserves at a large-scale in Uruguay would attract the country’s largest foreign direct investment and would change the productive structure of the country, historically based on agricultural and livestock production. The prospective of large-scale mining could increase public revenue by taxing the activity. However, as the “natural resources’ curse” hypothesis states,…Read more >
The article titled “Domestic Tourism in Uruguay:a matrix approach” was published written by Magdalena Dominguez was published in Pasos, journal of tourism and cultural heritage. That document was based on the Final Report of a Research Initiation Grant provided by ANII and guided by Bibiana Lanzilotta. Link: http://www.pasosonline.org/Publicados/14416/PASOS49.pdf Abstract: In this paper domestic tourism in Uruguay is analyzed by introducing an Origin-Destination matrix approach, and an attraction coefficient is calculated. We show that Montevideo is an attractive destination but to itself (even if it emits more trips than it receives), and the…Read more >