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    • Essays in applied economics: inequality and voting decision in Brazil 

      Coelho, Bernardo Dantas Pereira
      2017-08-18
      Essa tese contém três capítulos. O primeiro capítulo estuda a relação entre o programa brasileiro de transferência condicional de renda Bolsa Família e os resultados das eleições de 2010. Nós procuramos estimar esse efeito ...
    • Essays in health economics 

      Nunes, Letícia Faria de Carvalho
      2019-06-25
      This thesis contains three independent but interrelated articles within the field of health economics. Essentially, I empirically investigate topics related to the functioning of healthcare systems. Below follows a brief ...
    • Essays on environmental and agricultural economics 

      Lima Filho, Francisco Luis
      2020-06-30
      This thesis contains three independent but interrelated articles within the field of environmental and agricultural economics. Essentially, I empirically investigate topics related to the impacts of agricultural mechanization ...
    • Essays on the economics of education 

      Goldemberg, Diana
      2019
      Education is a powerful tool to improve lives and enhance the development prospects of nations. While primary and secondary school enrollment have increased considerably over the past decades in Brazil, completion rates ...