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Working paper 102 available now!

Ex-ante Moral Hazard of Unemployment Insurance   Artur Henrique da Silva Santos, Maurício Soares Bugarin and Paulo Roberto Amorim Loureiro   Unemployment insurance aims to maintain workers’ consumption while they are unemployed, but may have undesirable effects on the beneficiaries’ … Continue reading

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Working paper 101 available now!

Motivação Partidária nas Transferências Voluntárias da União: O papel do Legislativo Federal Fernanda L. Marciniuk, Maurício S. Bugarin & Débora C. Ferreira (UnB) Este artigo  investiga a influência do alinhamento partidário entre atores políticos das esferas federal e municipal na … Continue reading

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Working paper 100 available now!

The Paradox of Concessions in Developing Countries: A game-theoretic investigation of airport concessions in Brazil Mauricio Bugarin (UnB) & Frederico Ribeiro (ANAC)   After a first wave of privatizations in Latin America in the 1980s, the return of conservative governments … Continue reading

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Working paper 99 available now!

Crime and Political Effects of a Concealed Carry Ban in Brazil   Rodrigo Schneider (Skidmore College) Resumo This paper studies the effects of legislation in Brazil that banned concealed carry nationwide in 2003, and provided for a voter referendum 22 … Continue reading

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Working paper 98 available now!

 Polo Industrial de Manaus e Desempenho Socioeconômico: Uma Análise de Componentes Principais no Período de 2002 – 2015 Rogério da Cruz Gonçalves (UCB) Philipp Ehrl (UCB)     Resumo Este trabalho faz uma análise econômica do modelo de desenvolvimento regional Polo … Continue reading

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Working paper 97 available now!

Efeitos Econômicos da Zona Franca de Manaus Rogério da Cruz Gonçalves (UCB) Philipp Ehrl (UCB) Resumo A Zona Franca de Manaus é uma entidade única que existe desde 1957 visando trazer empresas, mão-de-obra e desenvolvimento, por meio de subsídios fiscais … Continue reading

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Working paper 96 available now!

Closed Season e Seguro-Defeso: Análise de Incentivos e Avaliação de Impacto   Artur Henrique da Silva Santos (UnB) Maurício Soares Bugarin (UnB) Paulo Roberto Amorim Loureiro (UnB)   Resumo Pagar pescadores para que não trabalhem pode preservar espécies aquáticas ameaçadas? Ou … Continue reading

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Working paper 95 available now!

  Rules versus Standards in Developing Countries The Case for Clear and Precise Legal Norms on Eminent Domain Hans-Bernd Schäfer Bucerius Law School, Hamburg   Abstract We relate the rules versus standards debate to legal norms of taking law in … Continue reading

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Working paper 94 available now!

A influência da reeleição nas políticas fiscais subnacionais   Fernanda L. Marciniuk (UnB) Mauricio S. Bugarin (UnB)    Resumo Este artigo analisa empiricamente o efeito potencial do fim da reeleição para o Poder Executivo local sobre as finanças públicas municipais … Continue reading

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Working paper 93 available now!

  Electronic voting and Public Spending: The impact of enfranchisement on federal budget amendments in Brazil   Rodrigo Schneider (Skidmore College, US) Diloá Athias (Development Pathways, UK) Mauricio Bugarin (UnB)   Abstract This article examines whether an increase in political … Continue reading

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