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The paper of Santiago guerreo has been accepted for presentation of the International Economics Association

03/2017

The paper “Do Heterogeneous Countries Respond Differently to Oil Price Shocks?” of Santiago Guerrero (CINVE y DYNAMA), has been accepted for presentation, at the  XVIII World Congress of the International Economic Association. The XVIII World Congress will be held in the Sheraton and Camino Real hotels in the Santa Fe area, Mexico City, Mexico, between Monday 19 and Friday 23 June 2017

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The paper Technological Content of Exports will be published in the journal Economics of Innovation and New Technology

11/2016

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).

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Published the article “Large-scale mining in a small developing country: macroeconomic impacts of revenue allocation policies”, Resources Policy 46 (2016), pp. 433- 443.

08/2016

“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,…

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The article titled “Domestic Tourism in Uruguay:a matrix approach” was published

08/2016

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…

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The article “Assessing the Impacts of a Major Tax Reform: a CGE-microsimulation analysis for Uruguay” written by Cecilia Llambí, Silvia Laens and Marcelo Perera, has been published in the International Journal of Microsimulation

07/2016

Volume 9[1]: http://microsimulation.org/ijm/issues/volume-91-spring-2016/ ABSTRACT: In 2007, a major tax reform was put into place in Uruguay with the explicit goals of promoting both greater efficiency and equity in the tax system. Overall, the reform substantially increased direct income taxes by establishing higher and rising marginal rates; lowered indirect taxation; reduced the corporate tax; harmonized employer contributions to social security across sectors and eliminated some highly distortionary taxes. We assess the joint effects of these changes on macroeconomic and labor outcomes, poverty and inequality using a top-down static CGE microsimulation approach….

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Publication in Resources Policy

07/2016

The article “Large-scale Mining in a Small Developing Country: Macroeconomic Impacts of Revenue Allocation Policies” has been accepted for publication in Resources Policy, an international journal devoted to minerals policy and economics. Marcelo Perera and Flavia Rovira (by Cinve) jointly with Cecilia Llambí and Carmen Estrades are the co-authors of this article.

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