Jose C. Galdo
Research Fellow

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Galdo Jose Galdo is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics and the School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University in Ottawa. Dr. Galdo is a Fulbright scholar and holds a doctoral degree in economics from Syracuse University.

His research lies at the intersection of labor economics, development economics, program evaluation, and microeconometrics. His current research projects focus on methodological issues of programme evaluation; the role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in developing countries; and the long-run impacts of civil conflict on individuals' well-being and institutions. Published in peer-reviewed academic journals, he has substantial research and field experience in evaluating active labor market programs in developing countries and has consulted for a range of international and development institutions including the Inter-American Development Bank, United Nations Development Program, and the International Labor Organization.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in February 2006 and became a Research Fellow in March 2009.
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IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
9012  Ana C. Dammert
Jose C. Galdo
Virgilio Galdo
Integrating Mobile Phone Technologies into Labor-Market Intermediation: A Multi-Treatment Experimental Design
(published in: IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 2015, 4 (11), 1-26)
9007  Wen Ci
Jose C. Galdo
Marcel Voia
Christopher Worswick
Wage Returns to Mid-Career Investments in Job Training through Employer-Supported Course Enrollment: Evidence for Canada
(forthcoming in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy)
7446  Ana C. Dammert
Jose C. Galdo
Child Labor Variation by Type of Respondent: Evidence from a Large-Scale Study
(published in: World Development, 2013, 51(11), 207-220)
7395  Ana C. Dammert
Jose C. Galdo
Virgilio Galdo
Digital Labor-Market Intermediation and Job Expectations: Evidence from a Field Experiment
(published in: Economics Letters, 2013, 120 (1), 112-116)
7394  Ana C. Dammert
Jose C. Galdo
Program Quality and Treatment Completion for Youth Training Programs
(published in: Economics Letters, 2013, 119 (3), 243-246)
5028  Jose C. Galdo
The Long-Run Labor-Market Consequences of Civil War: Evidence from the Shining Path in Peru
(published in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2013, 61 (4), 789-823)
3095  Jose C. Galdo
Jeffrey A. Smith
Dan A. Black
Bandwidth Selection and the Estimation of Treatment Effects with Unbalanced Data
(published in: Annales d'Economie et Statistique, 2008, 91-92, 189-216)
2202  Alberto Chong
Jose C. Galdo
Does the Quality of Training Programs Matter? Evidence from Bidding Processes Data
(updated version published in: Labour Economics, 2012, 19 (6), 970-986 )