Alejandro Cid

University of Montevideo - Department of Economics

Prudencio de Pena 2440

Montevideo, CP 11600

Uruguay

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

27

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Scholarly Papers (27)

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Deporte y resiliencia en población juvenil de alta vulnerabilidad (Sports and Resilience in High Vulnerability Youth Population)

Documentos de Trabajo/Working Papers 1602, Facultad de Ciencias Empresariales y Economia. Universidad de Montevideo.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Apr 2019
Jose Maria Cabrera, Alejandro Cid and Juan Irisarri
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Sports, Delincuency, Poverty, Non-Cognitive Skills, Resilience

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Making the Grade: Family Structure and Children’s Educational Participation in Colombia, Egypt, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Peru & Uruguay

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 May 2011
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Virginia, Department of Sociology, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Family, Marriage, Children Outcomes

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Positive Parenting: Babies and Toddlers Group-Based Parental Interventions

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Valentina Antonaccio, Ana I. Balsa and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Positive Parenting, Early Childhood, Babies, Toddlers, Intervention

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violence, adolescents, teenagers

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Impact Evaluation of a Privately Managed Tuition-Free Middle School in a Poor Neighborhood in Montevideo

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 May 2011
Ana I. Balsa and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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education, randomized experiment, opportunities

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Testing Happiness Hypothesis Among the Elderly

Cuadernos de Economía, Vol. 27, No. 48, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Alejandro Cid, Maximo Rossi and Daniel Ferres
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, Departamento de Economía, dECON and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Happiness, Health, Family, Censored Econometric Models, Semiparametric Methods, Treatment Evaluation

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Educational Gap and Family Structure in Uruguay

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 May 2011
Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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censored data, treatment evaluation, education, family instability, cohabitation

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Subjective Well-Being in the Southen Cone: Health, Income and Family

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 May 2011
Alejandro Cid, Daniel Ferres and Maximo Rossi
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and Departamento de Economía, dECON
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well-being, happiness, elderly, health, family, Latin America

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A Randomized Impact Evaluation of a Tuition-Free Private School Targeting Low Income Students in Uruguay

Journal of Applied Economics, 19(1), 65-94
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Ana I. Balsa and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Randomized controlled trial, privately managed education, low-income populations

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Frequency of Testing. Lessons from a Field Experiment in Higher Education.

Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research 19(1), 1-11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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frequent assessment; intrinsic motivation; grades; perceptions; classroom field experiment; feedback; procrastination

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Effects of Motorcycle Helmet Laws on Fatalities’ Prevention: An Impact Evaluation

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Brecha De Género En La Educación Secundaria. Necesidad De Atender La Singularidad De La Mujer Y El Varón En Las Estrategias Educativas (Gender Gap in Secondary Education: Singularities of Women and Men in Educational Strategies)

Pág. Educ. vol.8 no.1 Montevideo mayo 2015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Apr 2019
Marianne Bernatzky and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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educational gap, gender, education, public policy, academic achievements

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The Coexistence of Degree-Premium and High-Dropout Rates in the Uruguayan Secondary Education: An Incentives Problem

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 May 2011
Alejandro Cid and Daniel Ferres
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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returns to schooling, education, instrumental variables, quantile regression

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The Effect of One-On-One Assistance on the Compliance with Labor Regulation. A Field Experiment in Extremely Vulnerable Settings

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Feb 2017
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Case Management, One-On-One Assistance, Randomized Control Trial, Field Experiment, Labor Regulation

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Family Structure and Children's Education Outcome: Evidence from Uruguay

Journal Family and Economic Issues. June 2013, vol. 34, issue 2, pp. 185-199
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Alejandro Cid and Charles Stokes
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and Samford University - Sociology
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academic achievement, family structure, instrumental variables, propensity score, selection effects

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Interventions Using Regular Activities to Engage High-Risk School-Age Youth: A Review of After-School Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Prevention Science October 2017, Volume 18, Issue 7, pp 879–886
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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youth at risk; violence; crime; prevention; delinquency; extra-curricular programs; after-school programs; Latin America and Caribbean

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Parents’ Aspirations and Commitment with Education. Lessons from a Randomized Control Trial in a Shantytown

Studies in Educational Evaluation Vol.56, 85-93
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Marianne Bernatzky and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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after-school program; poverty; education; impact evaluation; family; parenting

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Beware: A Woman Is Looking after Your Car

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Feb 2017
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Gender, Poverty, Self-Employment, Violence, Aggressiveness

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Advancing Academic Opportunities for Disadvantaged Youth: Third Year Impact Evaluation of a Privately-Managed School in a Poor Neighborhood in Montevideo

Páginas de Educación, Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Humanas (UCU, Uruguay), vol 7, 2014.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Ana I. Balsa and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Randomized design, Private school, Low-income population, High Expectations

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Joint-Liability vs. Individual Incentives in the Classroom. Lessons From a Field Experiment With Undergraduate Students

Working paper UM_CEE_2012-06
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2019
Alejandro Cid and Jose Maria Cabrera
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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field experiment; randomization; education; joint liability; student incentives

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Spiritual Practices and Dispositional Optimism in An Underprivileged Population

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2018
Stanford University, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli University and Samford University - Sociology
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Dispositional optimism, spiritual practices, LOT-R, hope, religion, happiness

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Giving a Second Chance: An After-School Program in a Shanty Town Interacted with Parent Type

Educational Research and Evaluation. Vol. 20(5), 2014. DOI: 10.1080/13803611.2014.968589
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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after-school, education, impact evaluation, randomized field experiment

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Regular Information and Health: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Undergraduate Students

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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randomized trial, exercise, healthy habits, text message

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Mechanisms Behind Substance Abuse and Rugby. Lessons from a Field Experiment with Incarcerated Offenders

Revista Desarrollo y Sociedad (Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia), 69, 73-97.
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Alexander Castleton and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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prison, rehabilitation, impact evaluation, randomized experiment

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Asignación de Derechos de Usufructo en Mercados Informales: Evidencia desde las Calles (Allocation of Usufruct Rights in Informal Markets: Evidence from the Streets)

Revista de Análisis Económico, Vol. 32, Nº 2, pp. 39-64 (Octubre 2017)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
Jose Maria Cabrera and Alejandro Cid
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Usufruct Rights, Property Rights, Social Mobility, Aspirations, Labor Market

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Preschool-Attendance and School-Age Profiles in a Developing Country: Good But Not Enough

Children and Youth Services Review, Volume 35, Issue 5, May 2013, Pages 816-825
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Apr 2019
Fernando Borraz, Fernando Borraz and Alejandro Cid
Universidad de la Republica - Faculty of Social SciencesCentral Bank of Uruguay and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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Preschool, pre-primary education, school performance, instrumental variables

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Mandatory Helmet Use and the Severity of Motorcycle Accidents: No Brainer?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Dec 2020
University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, University of Montevideo - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics and University of Montevideo - Department of Economics
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