Research

Publications

Geographic Heterogeneity and Technology Adoption: Evidence from Brazil” (with Juliano Assunção and Pedro Hemsley). March 2019. Forthcoming, Land Economics.

The Effects of Crop-to-Beef Relative Prices on Deforestation: Evidence from the Tapajós Basin“. Environment 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

“Technological Change, Human Capital, and Development: Evidence from Brazil’s Green Revolution” (with Juliano Assunção and Claudio Ferraz).

“Spillovers from Agricultural Growth: Evidence from Brazil’s Green Revolution”.

Work in Progress

“Politics, Monitoring, and Deforestation in the Amazon” (with Ricardo Dahis)

“The Effects of Roads on Deforestation: Evidence from Brazil” (with Juliano Assunção and Rafael Araújo)

“Environmental Regulations, Moral Hazard, and Deforestation in the Amazon” (with Heitor Pellegrina and Sebastian Sotelo)