SOARES, Rodrigo

Education: 

Ph.D. - University of Chicago

Research Areas: 

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Development

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Selected publications: 

The Use of Violence in Illegal Markets: Evidence from Mahogany Trade in the Brazilian Amazon (with A. B. Chimeli), American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 9, 30-57 (2017).

Human Capital Persistence and Development (with C. Ferraz and R. Rocha), American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 9, 105-136 (2017).

The Demographic Transition and the Sexual Division of Labor (with B. Falcão), Journal of Political Economy, 116, 1058-1104 (2008).

The Quantity and Quality of Life and the Evolution of World Inequality (with G. S. Becker and T. J. Philipson), American Economic Review, 95, 277-291 (2005).