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Households in a Time of War : Instrumental Variables Evidence for Angola ∗
We assess the consequences of the 27 year long Angolan civil war on child health, household expenditures, educational attainment, and fertility by exploiting geographical variation in the intensityExpand
34:448 THE RIGHT TO TELL: THE ROLE OF MASS MEDIA IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT edited by Alisa Clapp-Itnyre, Caralee McLiesh, Simeon Djankov, Roumeen Islam (Washington, D.C.: The World Bank, 2002—$35.00Expand
No One Writes to the Colonel
Nobel Laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera", tells a powerful tale of poverty and undying hope in his moving novel "No OneExpand
The Solitude of Latin America
Antonio Pigafetta, a Florentine navigator who went with Magellan on the first voyage around the world, wrote, upon his passage through our southern lands of America, a strictly accurate account thatExpand
The Death of Salvador Allende
It was toward the end of 1969 that three generals from the Pentagon dined with five Chilean military officers in a house in the suburbs of Washington. The host was then-Lt. Col. Gerardo Lopez Angulo,Expand
Memories of My Melancholy Whores
Memories of My Melancholy Whores is a powerful novel about a man who so far has never felt love from Nobel Laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, author of the One Hundred Years of Solitude. 'The year IExpand
Living to Tell the Tale
In "Living to Tell the Tale" Gabriel Garcia Marquez - winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize for Literature and author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" - recounts his personal experience of returning toExpand