Are Safe Routes Effective? Assessing the Effects of Chicago’s Safe Passage Program on Local Crimes”, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, v. 164, p. 357-373, 2019 [pdf]

“Weather Shocks and Health at Birth in Colombia”, World Development, v. 82 p. 69-82, 2016 with M. Andalón (University of Melbourne and IZA), J.P. Azevedo (World Bank), C. Rodriguez Castelan (World Bank) and D. Valderrema (Georgetown University) [pdf]

"The Relationship between Budget Amendments and Local Electoral Power", Journal of Development Economics v. 116 p. 186-198, 2015 with Sergio Firpo (Insper) and Vladimir Ponczek (FGV-SP) [pdf]


Mosquito-Borne Disease and Newborn Health: the Effect of Dengue on Birth Outcomes, 2019 [pdf]

"Universal Public Childcare and Labor Force Participation of Mothers in Brazil", 2018 [pdf]
Media coverage: Valor Econômico, TV Cultura


Neighborhood Recovery through Housing Intervention - Chicago Micro-Market Recovery Program, 2019  with Umair Khalil (Monash University)

The Impact of Firearm Recovery on Criminal Activity, 2018 with Umair Khalil (Monash University)


“Decomposing the Recent Inequality Decline in Latin America” Policy Research Working Paper Series 6715, The World Bank, 2013 with J.P. Azevedo (World Bank) and G. Inchauste (World Bank) [pdf]

"Incumbency Advantage in Federal Legislature in Brazil: Discontinuity Regression Approach", 2012 (presented at the 17th Annual LACEA Meeting 2012) [pdf]