Working Papers

Life out of the Shadows: The Impacts of Regularization Program on the Lives of Forced Migrants

co-authors: Ana María Ibáñez, Andrés Moya, María Ortega, María Urbina

Pre-analysis plan 

Policy note  [Spanish]  

Working Paper Versions: WB PRWP

Dissemination video [English] [Spanish]

Featured at: VoxDev, Foco Economico, World Bank Development Blog, WB Featured Story, World Economic Forum 


In Someone Else’s Shoes: Promoting Prosocial Behavior through Perspective Taking 

co-author: Marisol Rodríguez-Chatruc

Pre-analysis plan [here]

Working Paper Versions: WB PRWP


Rebel Governance and Development: The Persistent Effects of Distrust in El Salvador 

co-authors: Antonella Bandiera, Lelys Dinarte, Juan Miguel Jimenez,  María Micaela Sviatschi

Working Paper Versions: NBER WB PRWP


Electoral Consequences of Easing  the Integration of Forced Migrants: Evidence from a Southern Country

co-authors: Alejandra Quintana, María José Urbina

Working Paper Versions: WB PRWP, IZA WP


More benefits, less kids: How Regularization Affects Immigrant Fertility

co-authors: Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes, Ana María Ibáñez, and Salvador Traettino

Working Paper Versions: WB PRWP, IZA WP


Empowering Migrant Women: Regularization Programs and Crime Reports 

co-authors: Ana María Ibáñez, Dany Bahar

Working Paper Versions: WB PRWP 


Work In Progress


The Fine Line between Nudging and Nagging: Increasing Take-up Rates Through Social Media in Colombia

co-authors: Andrés Moya and María José Urbina


Unveiling the Impacts of Extremism in Refugee's Integration, Education Attainment, and Mental Health

co-authors: Laurent Bossavie and María José Urbina


Housing Subsidies, Refugee's  Well-Being, and Social Cohesion in Jordan

co-authors: Edward Miguel, Sam Leone, Bailey Palmer, Emma Smith, Sarah Stillman, Abdulrazzak Tamim

Pre-analysis plan [here]


Impacts of Camps on Refugee's Life Outcomes in Jordan

co-authors: Edward Miguel, Bailey Palmer, Emma Smith, Sarah Stillman, and María José Urbina


Migration Reforms and Children's Welfare in Colombia

co-authors: Andrés Moya, Tatiana Hiller, and Juanita Ruiz


Mass Migration and Inequality in Venezuela

co-authors: Nicolás Cabra and María Micaela Sviastchi


RHISN Impact Evaluation in Ethiopia

co-authors: Girum Abebe, Dennis Egger, Alfredo Manfredini, and Christina Wieser


Migrant Children

co-author: Juan Miguel Jimenez