“Technological Change, Human Capital and Agriculture” (with Juliano Assunção and Claudio Ferraz). New Version Coming Soon.

The Effects of Crop-to-Beef Relative Prices on Deforestation: Evidence from the Tapajós Basin. May 2017. Revise and Resubmit, Environment and Development Economics. 

Geographic Heterogeneity and Technology Adoption” (with Juliano Assunção and Pedro Hemsley). May 2017. Submitted. [Executive Summary] [Sumário Executivo]

“The Causes and Consequences of Agricultural Expansion in Matopiba”. July 2016. Submitted. [Executive Summary] [Sumário Executivo] [Artigo para Revista A Granja]

Political Dynasties and the Quality of Government (with Claudio Ferraz and Juan Rios). August 2015.

Technological Change and Deforestation: Evidence from the Brazilian Cerrado (with Juliano Assunção). March 2015. [Coverage on the New Climate Economy Report]

Special Interests and Government Policies: The Impact of Farmer Politicians on Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. December 2014.