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Suzanne Duryea's Select Publications

Books

Duryea, Suzanne, Jacqueline Mazza, and Ferdinando Regalia. 2009. Social and Labor Market Policies for Tumultuous Times: Confronting the Global Crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank. Abstract.

Duryea, Suzanne, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Manuelita Ureta. 2003. Critical decisions at a critical age: adolescents and young adults in Latin America. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank.

Journal Articles

La Ferrara, Eliana, Alberto Chong, and Suzanne Duryea. 2012. "Soap Operas and Fertility: Evidence from Brazil." American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 4(4): 1-31. DOI. Abstract.

Duryea, Suzanne, and Melisa Morales. 2011. "Effects of the Global Financial Crisis on Children’s School and Employment Outcomes in El Salvador." Development and Policy Review, 29(5): 527-546. DOI. Abstract.

Valenzuela, Juan Pablo, and Suzanne Duryea. 2011. "Examinando la prominente posición de Chile a nivel mundial en cuanto a desigualdad de ingresos: comparaciones regionales (Examining the prominent position of Chile in the world in terms of income inequality: regional comparisons)." Estudios de Economica, 38(1): 259-293. Abstract.

Cuesta, Jose, Suzanne Duryea, Fidel Jaramillo, and Marcos Robels. 2010. "Distributive Impacts of the Food Price Crisis in the Andean Region." Journal of International Development, 22(7): 846-865. DOI. Abstract.

Levison, Deborah, Jasper Hoek, David Lam, and Suzanne Duryea. 2007. "Intermittent child employment and its implications for estimates of child labour." International Labour Review, 146(3-4): 217-251. PMCID: PMC2546602. DOI. Abstract.

Duryea, Suzanne, David Lam, and Deborah Levison. 2007. "Effects of Economic Shocks on Children's Employment and Schooling in Brazil." Journal of Development Economics, 84(1): 188-214. PMCID: PMC2094529. DOI. Abstract.

Arends-Kuenning, Mary P., and Suzanne Duryea. 2006. "The Effect of Parental Presence, Parents’ Education, and Household Headship on Children’s Schooling and Work in Latin America." Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 27(5): 263-286. DOI. Abstract.

Duryea, Suzanne, and Mary P. Arends-Kuenning. 2003. "School Attendance, Child Labor and Local Labor Market Fluctuations in Urban Brazil." World Development, 31(7): 1165-1178. Abstract.

Lam, David, and Suzanne Duryea. 1999. "Effects of Schooling on Fertility, Labor Supply, and Investments in Children, with Evidence from Brazil." Journal of Human Resources, 34(1): 160-192. Abstract.

Chapters

Hoek, Jasper, Suzanne Duryea, David Lam, and Deborah Levison. 2009. "Dynamics of Child Labor: Labor-Force Entry and Exit in Urban Brazil." In Child labor and education in Latin America: an economic perspective edited by Peter F. Orazem, Guilherme Sedlacek, and Zafiris Tzannatos. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Duryea, Suzanne, and Carmen Pages. 2003. "What Human Capital Policies Can and Cannot Do for Productivity and Poverty Reduction in Latin America." In Latin American Democracies in the New Global Economy edited by Ana Margheritis . Pp. 145-172. Coral Gables, FA: North-South Center Press.

Duryea, Suzanne, and Carmen Pages. 2003. "Human Capital Policies: What they Can and Cannot do for Productivity and Poverty-Reduction in Latin America." In Latin American Democracies in the New Global Economy edited by Ana Margheritis. Coral Gables, FL: North South Center Press. Abstract.

Duryea, Suzanne, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Manuelita Ureta. 2003. "Adolescents and human capital formation." In Critical Decisions at a Critical Age: Adolescents and Young Adults in Latin America edited by Suzanne Duryea, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Manuelita Ureta. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank.

Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Szekely. 2003. "Aging and Economic Opportunities: What Can Latin America Learn from the Rest of the World?" In The Family in Flux: Household Decision-Making in Latin America edited by Orazio P Attanasio and Miguel Székely. Pp. 69-100. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank.

Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Szekely. 2003. "Which Matters More for Fertility Change: Improved Health or Womenís Schooling?" In The Family in Flux: Household Decision-Making in Latin America edited by Orazio P Attanasio and Miguel Székely. Washington, DC : Inter-American Development Bank.

PSC Reports

Duryea, Suzanne, David Lam, and Deborah Levison. 2003. "Effects of Economic Shocks on Children's Employment and Schooling in Brazil." PSC Research Report No. 03-541. 12 2003. Abstract. PDF.

Levison, Deborah, Jasper Hoek, David Lam, and Suzanne Duryea. 2003. "Implications of Intermittent Employment for Child Labor Estimates." PSC Research Report No. 03-539. 10 2003. Abstract. PDF.

Lam, David, and Suzanne Duryea. "Effects of Schooling on Fertility, Labor Supply, and Investments in Children, with Evidence from Brazil." PSC Research Report No. 95-351. 11 1995. Abstract.

Lam, David, Guilherme Sedlacek, and Suzanne Duryea. "Increases in Women's Education and Fertility Decline in Brazil." PSC Research Report No. 92-255. 9 1992. Abstract.

Other Reports

Duryea, Suzanne, and Andrew Morrison. 2004. "The Effect of Conditional Transfers on School Performance and Child Labor: Evidence from an Ex-Post Impact Evaluation in Costa Rica." Inter-American Development Bank Department Working Papers 505Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank, Research Dept..

Duryea, Suzanne, Olga Jaramillo, and Carmen Pages. 2003. "Latin American labor markets in the 1990s: Deciphering the Decade." Inter-American Development Bank Research Department Working Paper 486Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.

Duryea, Suzanne, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Manuelita Urita. 2001. "Women in the Latin American Labor Market: The Remarkable 1990s." The Davidson Institute Working Paper Series 500Ann Arbor, MI: Davidson Institute.