Ricardo Mora

Associate Professor

Ricardo Mora joined the Department of Economics in 1997. Before joining UC3M, he was at Universidat Pompeu Fabra. He received his PhD in Economics from the London School of  Economics in 1998.

Ricardo's research interests include applied econometrics, segregation analysis, gender inequality, development economics, labor economics.


Recent and Selected Publications

  • "The Role of Mothers on Female Labour Force Participation: An approach using historical parish records", forthcoming (with Jesus Carro and Matilde P. Machado), Empirical Economics, (uc3m wp) JCR Impact Factor: 2.647 (Q2 Economics).
  • “Computing decomposable multigroup indices of segregation”, 2022, (with Daniel Guinea-Martin).  Stata Journal, 22, Number 3, pp. 521–556 (uc3m wp) JCR Impact Factor: 4.450 (Q1 Statistics & Probability, Q1 Social Sciences, Mathematical Methods).
  • “On the use of social networking services and the ability to socialize : evidence from Chinese children aged 10 to 15”, 2022, (with Yunrong Li), Applied Economics. Online print: 54:49, 5639-5654 https://doi.org/10.1080/00036846.2022.2042466 (uc3m wp) 2022 JCR Impact Factor: 1.880 (Q2).
  • “The evolution of gender segregation over the life course”, 2018, (with Daniel Guinea-Martin and Javier Ruiz-Castillo), American Sociological Review, 83(5):983-1019 (uc3m wp) JCR Impact Factor: 9.654 (Q1 Sociology). https://doi.org/10.1177/0003122418794503
  • “Re-assessing the impact of the grandparent’s income on the infant mortality rate : an evaluation of the Old Age Allowance program in Nepal”, 2016, (with Yunrong Li), World Development, 87:333-348. (uc3m wp) JCR Impact Factor: 3.905 (Q1). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2016.07.002
  • "Can We Infer Hospital Quality from Medical Graduates' Residency Choices?" (with Matilde Machado and Antonio Romero-Medina),  Journal of the European Economic Association, 10-6. 2012. (doi: 10.1111/j.1542-4774.2012.01087.x), JCR Impact Factor: 2.029 (Q1)

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