Juárez González, Laura

Correo electrónico: laura.juarez@colmex.mx
Teléfono: +(52) 55 5449 3000
Extensión: 4107

Secretaria: Villafuerte Cepeda, Ma. Elena ext. 4218
Correo electrónico: mcepeda@colmex.mx



  • “Health Care and Education Access of Transnational Children in Mexico,” joint with Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes, funded by the Mission Foods Texas-Mexico Center at SMU, forthcoming at Demography.
  • “El efecto de las pensiones no contributivas sobre el bienestar subjetivo de los adultos mayores en México (2021, in Spanish),” joint with Yunuen Nicte Rodríguez Piña, Estudios Económicos, 36(2), 279-327.
  • “Can Non-Contributory Pensions Decrease Food Vulnerability? The Case of Mexico”(2020), con Tobias Pfutze, Empirical Economics, 59, 1865–1882.
  • “Does Informal Risk Sharing Induce Lower Efforts? Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field Experiments in Rural Mexico” (2020), con Ingela Alger, Josepa Miquel-Florensa y Miriam Juárez, Economic Development and Cultural Change, 69:1, 107-171.
  • “The Effect of Non-Contributory Pensions on Savings in Mexico”(2019), con Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes y Jorge Alonso, Economic Inquiry, 57: 931-952.
  •  “Downward Wage Rigidities in the Mexican Labor Market 1996-2011”(2018), con Daniel Casarín de la Cabada, Economía Journal of LACEA, vol. 19 no. 1, pp. 129-180. 
  • “Opportunity versus Necessity: Understanding the Heterogeneity of Female Micro-Entrepreneurs” (2017), con Gabriela Calderon y Leonardo Iacovone, World Bank Economic Review, Volume 30, Issue Supplement_1, 1 March, Pages S86–S96.
  • “The Effect of a Transfer Program for the Elderly in Mexico City on Co-Residing Children’s School Enrollment” (2017), con Emilio Gutierrez y Adrian Rubli, World Bank Economic Review, Volume 31, Issue 3, 1 October, Pages 809–828.
  • “The Schooling Repayment Hypothesis for Private Transfers: Evidence from the Progresa/Oportunidades Experiment” (2016), con Carlos Chiapa, Review of Economics of the Household, Vol.14, No. 4,  pages 811–828.
  • “The Effects of a Non-Contributory Pension Program on Labor Force Participation: The Case of 70 y Mas in Mexico” (2015), con Tobias Pfutze, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 63, No. 4, pages 685-713
  • “Old-Age Government Transfers and the Crowding Out of Private Gifts: The 70 Plus Program for the Rural Elderly in Mexico” (2015), con Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes, Southern Economic Journal.Vol. 81, Issue 3, pages 782–802. 
  • “The Effect of an Old-Age Demogrant on the Labor Supply and Time Use of the Elderly and Non-Elderly in Mexico” (2010), B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Vol. 10: Issue 1, Article 48.
  • “Crowding Out of Private Support to the Elderly: Evidence from a Demogrant in Mexico” (2009), Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 93(3-4), pages 454-463. 

Documentos de trabajo

  • “Do Women Contribute More Effort than Men to a Real Public Good?” con Ingela Alger, Josepa Miquel-Florensa y Miriam Juárez.
  •  “The Impact of a Rural Clinic Expansion on the Fertility of Young Rural Women in Mexico”, con Paulina Lopez.
  • “Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Labor-Market Outcomes of Women with Children in Mexico”, joint with Paula Villaseñor.
  • “Are Informal Workers Compensated for the Lack of Fringe Benefits? Using Free Health as an Instrument for Formality”.
  • “Time Resources and Relative Power in the Family: Lessons from a Demogrant for the Elderly in Mexico”, con Manuel Chavez.