PAPERS AND DRAFTS

– Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Amaral EFL, Rios-Neto ELG, Potter JE. 2016. “The influence of internal migration on male earnings in Brazil, 1970–2000.” Migration and Development, 5(1): 55–78.
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(DOI link)

Mendonça RF, Amaral EFL. 2016. “Online rationality: Reason-giving in virtual discussions.” Opinião Pública, 22(2): 418–445.
(Paper in pdf)
(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Queiroz BL, Calazans JA. 2015. “Demographic changes, educational improvements, and earnings in Brazil and Mexico.” IZA Journal of Labor & Development, 4(23): 1–21.
(Paper in pdf)
(Preprint DOI link)
(Publication DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Gonçalves GQ. 2015. “Bolsa Família Program and school enrolment: An analysis of the 2010 Brazilian demographic census.” Política y Sociedad, 52(3): 741–769.
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Amaral EFL, Almeida ME, Gonçalves GQ. 2015. “Characterization of fertility levels in Brazil, 1970–2010.” Revista Espaço para a Saúde, 16(1): 5–26.
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Golgher AB, Amaral EFL, Neves AVC. 2015. “Academic performance of students at the Federal University of Minas Gerais: An analysis of the socio-racial bonus policy.” Ciências Sociais em Perspectiva, 14(26): 120–145.
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Gontijo BA, Amaral EFL. 2015. “Association of technical education with earnings and employment: Minas Gerais (2009 and 2011).” Planejamento e Políticas Públicas, 44: 113–143.
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Santos IG, Gontijo JGL, Amaral EFL. 2015. “The public safety policy in Brazil: Analyzing public spending (1999–2010).” Opinião Pública, 21(1): 105–131.
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Potter JE, Amaral EFL, Woodberry R. 2014. “The growth of Protestantism in Brazil and its impact on male earnings, 1970–2000.” Social Forces, 93(1): 125–153.
(Paper in pdf)
(DOI link)

Hopkins K, Amaral EFL, Mourão ANM. 2014. “The impact of payment source and hospital type on rising cesarean section rates in Brazil, 1998 to 2008.” Birth, 41(2): 169–177.
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Amaral EFL, Gonçalves GQ, Weiss C. 2014. “The impact of Brazil’s Bolsa Família Program on school attendance, child labor, and age-grade discrepancy, 2010.” Journal of Social Science for Policy Implications, 2(1): 101–125.
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Golgher AB, Amaral EFL, Neves AVC. 2014. “An assessment of the Federal University of Minas Gerais’s socioracial bonus on student academic performance.” Mediações – Revista de Ciências Sociais, 19(1): 241–275.
(Paper in pdf)
(DOI link)

Mendonça RF, Amaral EFL. 2014. “Online deliberation in public consultations? The case of the state legislature of Minas Gerais.” Revista de Sociologia e Política, 22(49): 177–203.
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Amaral EFL, Potter JE, Hamermesh DS, Rios-Neto ELG. 2013. “Age, education, and earnings in the course of Brazilian development: Does composition matter?” Demographic Research, 28(20): 581–612.
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Amaral EFL, Almeida ME, Rios-Neto ELG, Potter JE. 2013. “Effects of the age-education structure of female workers on male earnings in Brazil.” Poverty & Public Policy, 5(4): 336–353.
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(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Monteiro VP. 2013. “An evaluation of the impact of the educational conditions of Brazil’s Bolsa Família Program (2005 and 2009).” DADOS – Revista de Ciências Sociais, 56(3): 531–570.
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Amaral EFL. 2013. “Racial and socioeconomic segregation: An analysis of three Brazilian metropolitan areas.” REDES – Revista de Desenvolvimento Regional, 18(1): 248–262.
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Mourão ANM, Almeida ME, Amaral EFL. 2013. “Unemployment benefits and formality in the Brazilian labor market.” Revista Brasileira de Estudos de População, 30(1): 251–270.
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Inácio MM, Amaral EFL. 2013. “Government or opposition? The determinants of legislative support for governors in Brazil.” SAGE Open, 3: 1–11.
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Vianna IL, Amaral EFL. 2013. “Strengthening the evaluation of public policies in Brazil, and the political aspects of this process.” Cadernos da Escola do Legislativo, 15(24): 107–139.
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Amaral EFL. 2012. “The decomposition of economic outcomes as a result of changes in Brazil’s male age-education structure.” Population Research and Policy Review, 31(6): 883–905.
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Amaral EFL, Rios-Neto ELG, Potter JE. 2012. “Long term influences of age-education transition on the Brazilian labour market.” Bulletin of Latin American Research, 31(3): 302–319.
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(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Neves AVC, Silva AM, Monteiro TJG. 2012. “Analysis of students' profiles who entered the Federal University of Minas Gerais utilizing the socio-racial bonus policy.” Teoria & Sociedade, 20(1): 85–116.
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Pereira MAG, Amaral EFL, Costa MM. 2012. “Some determinants of the existence of government websites: 853 municipalities in Minas Gerais, Brazil.” Latin American Research Review, 47(3): 155–174.
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(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Rabelo FCE. 2012. “Cultural forms and social perceptions of visitors at art and street food markets in Goiânia, Brazil.” Fragmentos de Cultura, 22(2): 153–174.
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Amaral EFL, Rios-Neto ELG, Potter JE. 2011. “Influences of transition in age-education structure and internal migration on the labour market in Brazil.” Informe GEPEC, 15(3): 44–71.
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Amaral EFL. 2011. “Analysis of level, pattern, and determinants of population flows between Bahia and São Paulo.” Revista Brasileira de Estudos de População, 28(2): 467–472.
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(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Potter JE. 2009. “Population policies, government programs, and fertility: A comparison between Brazil and Mexico.” Notas de Población, 35(87): 7–33.
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(Preprint DOI link)
(Publication link)

Amaral EFL. 2009. “Characterization of migrants in Goiás and the Federal District: 1980–2000.” Teoria & Sociedade, 17(2): 160–185.
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Amaral EFL. 2008. “Improvements of techniques to estimate migration rates: An application with Brazilian Censuses data.” Population Review, 47(2): 1–24.
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Skop E, Peters PA, Amaral EFL, Potter JE, Fusco W. 2006. “Chain migration and residential segregation of internal migrants in the metropolitan area of São Paulo, Brazil.” Urban Geography, 27(5): 397–421.
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Amaral EFL, Rodrigues RN, Fígoli MGB. 2004. “Methods and techniques to measure migration movements: Brazilian state of Goiás and the Federal District, 1975–1979 and 1986–1990.” Revista Brasileira de Estudos de População, 21(2): 283–301.
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Amaral EFL, Rodrigues RN, Fígoli MGB. 2002. “Synthesis of migration in the Brazilian state of Goiás and the Federal District in the last decades.” Revista Sociedade e Cultura, 5(2): 127–136.
(Paper in pdf)


– Working Paper Series and Reports

Amaral EFL, Price CC. 2017. “Too entertaining to be true: Recent headlines declaring eight men are as wealthy as half the world misrepresent trends in inequality.” U.S. News & World Report, February 6, 2017.
(U.S. News link)

Amaral EFL, Gerstein DM. 2016. “Understanding and addressing the unaccompanied minor immigration issue.” Congress Blog – The Hill’s Forum for Lawmakers and Policy Professionals, April 21, 2016.
(Paper in pdf)
(The Hill link)
(RAND link)

Perez-Arce F, Amaral EFL, Huang H, Price CC. 2016. “Inequality of opportunity: The relationship between income inequality and intergenerational transmission of income.” RAND Report, RR-1509-RC. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Report in pdf)
(DOI link)

Pollard M, Amaral EFL, Mendelsohn J, Cefalu M, Kress A, Ross R. 2015. “Current and future demographics of the Veteran population.” In: Current and Projected Characteristics and Unique Health Care Needs of the Patient Population Served by the Department of Veterans Affairs. (RAND Health, ed.). Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, RR-1165/1-VA, 31–56.
(Report in pdf)
(DOI link)

Amaral EFL, Potter JE. 2015. “Determinants of female sterilization in Brazil, 2001–2007.” RAND Working Paper, WR-1093. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Paper in pdf)
(RAND link)

Amaral EFL. 2015. “Profile of female sterilization in Brazil, 2001–2006.” RAND Working Paper, WR-1092. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Paper in pdf)
(RAND link)

Amaral EFL, Almeida ME, Gonçalves GQ. 2015. “Characterization of fertility levels in Brazil, 1970–2010.” RAND Working Paper, WR-1091. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Paper in pdf)
(RAND link)

Amaral EFL, Rios-Neto ELG, Potter JE. 2015. “The influence of internal migration on male earnings in Brazil, 1970–2000.” RAND Working Paper, WR-1090. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Paper in pdf)
(RAND link)

Amaral EFL, Queiroz BL, Calazans JA. 2015. “Effects of demographic and educational changes on the labor markets of Brazil and Mexico.” RAND Working Paper, WR-1089. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation.
(Paper in pdf)
(RAND link)

Amaral EFL, Hamermesh DS, Potter JE, Rios-Neto ELG. 2007. “Demographic change and the structure of wages: A demand-theoretic analysis for Brazil.” NBER Working Paper Series, 13533.
(Paper in pdf)

Amaral EFL. 2006. “Methods and techniques to measure and categorize migrant movements applied to the Brazilian states of São Paulo and Bahia.” PRC Working Paper Series 2005–2006, 05–06–03. Austin: Population Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
(Paper in pdf)

Amaral EFL, Fusco W. 2005. “Shaping Brazil: The role of international migration.” Migration Information Source, June Issue. Washington: Migration Policy Institute (MPI).
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