Cristia, Julian - Economist
Julián Cristia holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland, where his research focused on how fertility shapes female labor market outcomes. Before joining the IDB he worked as Associate Analyst in the Health and Human Resources Division of the Congressional Budget Office. His current research involves finding effective ways to accelerate human capital accumulation in Latin America. With this larger objective in mind, he has analyzed programs that introduced technology to improve education and health, contracted out health services and expanded access to pre-primary education. Cristia has also undertaken research in areas such as the private provision of child care services, the evolution of the mortality-income gradient and the price-elasticity of energy demand. His work has appeared in publications including the Journal of Human Resources and the Journal of Health Economics.
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|Improving Early Childhood Development in Latin America and the Caribbean||Poverty Reduction and Labor|| Behrman, Jere R. |
Lopez Boo, Florencia
|Apr, 2009||Research Department|