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Centralized admission and the student-college match
Decentralized assignments in the education market have been increasingly replaced by centralized ones. However, empirical evidence on these transitions is scarce. This paper examines the adoption of centralized admissions ...
Interval observer for uncertain time-varying SIR-SI model of vector-borne disease
The issue of state estimation is considered for an SIR-SI model describing a vector-borne disease such as dengue fever, with seasonal variations and uncertainties in the transmission rates. Assuming continuous measurement ...
Desvelando o mito da transparência nas democracias
Será o conceito de transparência tão intrínseco ao de democracia como boa parte da literatura sugere? Como falar de transparência em democracias que, legitimamente, geram opacidade? Este artigo se propõe desenvolver uma ...
(Fundação Getulio Vargas. Escola de Pós-graduação em Economia, 2015-05)
Our focus is on information in expectation surveys that can now be built on thousands (or millions) of respondents on an almost continuous-time basis (big data) and in continuous macroeconomic surveys with a limited number ...
Ensuring successful introduction of Wolbachia in natural populations of Aedes aegypti by means of feedback control
The control of the spread of dengue fever by introduction of the intracellular parasitic bacterium Wolbachia in populations of the vector Aedes aegypti, is presently one of the most promising tools for eliminating dengue, ...