Research

Peer-Reviewed Articles
Book Chapters
  • Divergent and Unequal Development in Latin America: Causes and Policy Challenges” In Shigeru Otsubo (Ed.), Globalization and Development: In Search of a New Development Paradigm, Routledge, Forthcoming 2015.
Working Papers
Work in Progress
  • The Political Economy and Industrial Constraints of the Middle-Income Trap: Institutions, Misallocation, and Productivity
  • On the Productivity Gap between Latin America and East Asia: The Role of Human Capital
  • On the Productivity Gap between Latin America and East Asia: The Role of Structural Change
  • Patterns of Structural Change: A Distribution Dynamics Perspective

Graduate and Undergraduate Thesis
  • Essays on Aggregate Productivity, Structural Change, and Resource Misallocation.                                              Nagoya University, 2015. (PhD. in International Development)
  • On the Determinants of Bolivia's Economic Growth: Productivity and Institutional Puzzles.                            Nagoya University, 2012. (M.A. in International Development)
  • The Relative Importance of the Industry Forces and Firm Resources on Performance: An Empirical Examination for the Biggest Firms in Bolivia.                                                                                                               Universidad Católica Boliviana, 2008. (Licentiate (B.A). in Commercial Engineering )

Other Writings
  • Handicraft Value Chain and Global Promotion of Yogyakarta Indonesia: Constraints and Opportunities
  • Multicultural Coexistence in Hamamatsu: Reality and Challenges 
  • Some Issues in Development Economics: Growth,Market Forces and The Japanese Experience
  • On the Bolivian Microfoundations of Growth: Productivity and Competitiveness
  • The Macroeconomic Structure of Chile: A Very Short Introduction
  • Productive Investment Complementarities across Local  and Regional Governments in Bolivia (In Spanish) 
  • The Economics of Discrimination and Human Capital Investment: A Case for Chile (In Spanish)
  • Understanding the 'Work-Family-Enrichment' effect in Chile. (In Spanish)