Research

Journal Articles

Challenges of Monitoring Tax Compliance by Multinational Firms: Evidence from Chile (PDF, 478 KB)
AEA Papers and Proceedings, forthcoming, with Sebastian Bustos, José Vila-Belda and Gabriel Zucman.

Taking State-Capacity Research to The Field: Insights from Collaborations with Tax Authorities (PDF, 1752 KB), Review Article requested by the Annual Review of Economics, with José Vila-Belda

Saving More in Groups: Field Experimental Evidence from Chile (PDF, 1323 KB)
Journal of Development Economics, 2018, with Felipe Kast and Stephan Meier.

Dodging the Taxman: Firm Misreporting and Limits to Tax Enforcement. (PDF, 788 KB)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017, with Paul Carrillo and Monica Singhal. Summarized in VoxDev

Working Papers

Impacts of Demand Shocks on Firm Development: Evidence from Public Procurement Lotteries in Ecuador, with Paul Carrillo, Dave Donaldson and Monica Singhal

Subgroup Analysis in Regression Discontinuity Designs (PDF, 367 KB), with Alvaro Carril, Andre Cazor, Maria Paula Gerardino and Stephan Litschig.

How Large is the Impact of Trade on Inequality? Theory and Evidence from Ecuador, with Rodrigo Adao, Paul Carrillo, Arnaud Costinot and Dave Donaldson

Other Publications and Materials

Daten gegen Armut (PDF, 90 KB), Die Zeit (December, 2017), with Johannes Haushofer, Max Roser and Frank Schilbach

Ein findiger Vermesser der Ökonomie, Neue Zürcher Zeitung (October 17, 2015)

Investigaciones en políticas tributarias.La Tercera (November 26, 2014). View Details,with Sebastián Bustos and Fernando Irarrázaval

Shedding Light on the Gender Gap through Randomized Field Studies.
Insights: Closing the Global Gender Gap (2009), with Connie Chen and Felipe Kast