Gustavo J. Bobonis




"Appropriate Institutions?

Traditional Governance and Public Goods Provision in Oaxaca, Mexico."

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Juan Camilo Chaparro, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Marta Rubio-Codina.

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, 111 (2021), 243-247.

[Replication Files]


"Military Training Exercises, Pollution, and their Consequences for Health.”

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Mark Stabile, and Leonardo Tovar.

Journal of Health Economics, 72 (2020), 102345.


"Monitoring Corruptible Politicians."

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Luis R. Cámara Fuertes, and Rainer Schwabe.

American Economic Review, 106(8) (2016), 2371-405.

Supplemental Online Appendix: December 2015


"Labor Coercion and the Accumulation of Human Capital."

Gustavo J. Bobonis and Peter M. Morrow.

Journal of Development Economics, 108 (2014), 32-53.

Supplemental Appendix: December 2013


"Public Transfers and Domestic Violence: The Roles of Private Information and Spousal Control."

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Melissa Gonzalez-Brenes, and Roberto Castro.

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 5(1) (2013), 179-205.


"The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers on Marriage and Divorce."

Gustavo J. Bobonis.

Economic Development and Cultural Change, 59(2) (2011), 281-312.


"Neighborhood Peer Effects in Secondary School Enrollment Decisions."

Gustavo J. Bobonis and Frederico Finan.

Review of Economics and Statistics, 91(4) (2009), 695-716.


"Is the Allocation of Resources within the Household Efficient?

New Evidence from a Randomized Experiment."

Gustavo J. Bobonis.

Journal of Political Economy, 117(3) (2009), 453-503.


"Agglomeration, Adjustment, and State Policies in the Location of

Foreign Direct Investment in the United States."

Gustavo J. Bobonis and Howard J. Shatz.

Review of Economics and Statistics, 89(1) (2007), 30-43.


"Anemia and School Participation."

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Edward Miguel and Charu Puri Sharma.

Journal of Human Resources, 41(4) (2006), 692-721.



Publications in other disciplines


"Development and Decay: Political Organization and Municipal Corruption in Puerto Rico, 1952-2015."

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Luis R. Cámara Fuertes, Harold J. Toro, and Julie Wilson.

Working Paper: October 2021

CENTRO: Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies (conditionally accepted)

Supplemental Online Appendix: October 2021


"Modern Colonization and Its Consequences: The Effects of U.S.

Educational Policy on Puerto Rico's Educational Stratification, 1899-1910."

Gustavo J. Bobonis and Harold J. Toro.

Caribbean Studies, 35(2) (2007), 31-78.


"Detained at Angel Island: First Empirical Evidence."

Robert Barde and Gustavo J. Bobonis.

Social Science History, 30(1) (2006), 103-36.



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