Research

Publications

Geographic Heterogeneity and Technology Adoption: Evidence from Brazil (w/ Juliano Assunção and Pedro Hemsley). Land Economics, 2019, Vol. 95(4), pp. 599-616. [Working Paper]

The Effects of Crop-to-Beef Relative Prices on Deforestation: Evidence from the Tapajós BasinEnvironment and Development Economics, 2018, Vol. 23(4), pp. 391-412.

The Economic Consequences of the Agricultural Expansion in Matopiba. Revista Brasileira de Economia, 2018, Vol. 72(2), pp. 161-185.

Working Papers

The Political Effects of Fighting Deforestation: Evidence from Brazil (w/ Ricardo Dahis) (available upon request)

Technical Change, Skilled Migration, and Development: Evidence from Brazil’s Green Revolution (w/ Juliano Assunção and Claudio Ferraz) (available upon request)

Technological Change and Deforestation: Evidence from Brazil’s Green Revolution (w/ Juliano Assunção). March 2015.

Work in Progress

The Effects of Roads on Deforestation: A Market-Access Approach (w/ Juliano Assunção and Rafael Araújo)

Foreign Demand Shocks and the Spatial Spread of Brazilian Deforestation (w/ Rodrigo Adão and  Jonathan Dingel)