Juan S. Morales

I am an Assistant Professor at the Collegio Carlo Alberto in Turin, Italy. My research areas are Development Economics, Political Economy and Applied Microeconomics.


○   The Impact of Internal Displacement on Destination Communities: Evidence from the Colombian Conflict
Journal of Development Economics, 2018, 131: 132-150 [link] [HiCN Working Paper Nº 209] [Abstract ▾]

Working Papers

○   Legislating During War: Conflict and Politics in Colombia
HiCN Working Paper Nº 261 [Abstract ▾]
○   Conditional Cash Transfers for Women and Spousal Violence: Evidence of the Long-Term Relationship from the Oportunidades Program in Rural Mexico (with Gustavo J. Bobonis and Roberto Castro)
Revise and resubmit, Journal of Human Resources
IDB Working Paper Series Nº IDB-WP-632 [Abstract ▾]

Work in Progress

○   Jam-barrel Politics: Road Building and Legislative Voting in Colombia (with Leonardo Bonilla-Mejía)


○   Development Economics, Spring 2018
[course website] [tentative syllabus]


○   Download my CV [pdf]


Juan S. Morales

Piazza Arbarello, 8
10122, Torino (TO), Italy