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  • HIV testing and counselling in Colombia : evidence from a national health survey and recommendations for health - care services 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Arrivillaga Quintero, Marcela; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co; marceq@puj.edu.co (SAGE Publications, 2012)
    The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of, and the factors associated with HIV testing and pre- and post-test counselling (PPTC) in Colombia. Cross-sectional data from the National Health Survey carried ...
  • Determinantes del trabajo infantil y la escolaridad : el caso del Valle del Cauca en Colombia 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Castillo Caicedo, Maribel; Urueña Abadía, Sebastián; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co; mabelcas@javerianacali.edu.co; suruena@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad de Manizales, 2014)
    A Colômbia, como a maioria dos países latino-americanos e consciente das repercussões sociais e econômicas negativas conseqüentes do trabalho infantil, se tem comprometida na luta para a erradicação deste fenômeno. Uma ...
  • Accesibilidad al régimen contributivo de salud en Colombia : caso de la población rural migrante 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Arroyo, Santiago; jarroyo@javerianacali.edu.co.; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad de los Andes, 2009)
    This paper aims to analyze the determinants that influenced the probability of access to the contributive health regime in 2006, for Colombian rural migrant population. In order to do this it estimates a Logit model, and ...
  • Los efectos de la migración internacional en las condiciones de vida de los hogares Colombianos 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Vélez Velásquez, Juan Sebastián; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co; sebastianvelez@gmail.co (Universidad de los Andes, 2007)
    Based on previous works, treating migration as a development tool, we assess the effect of migration on living standards by modeling the impact of having an emigrant household member on the Living Standards Index. As ...
  • La producción de salud infantil en Colombia : una aproximación 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; García Cruz, Gustavo Adolfo; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad de los Andes, 2007)
    This paper achieves a national approach to the main factors that infl uence the child health production, as well as the determinants of the demand for health inputs in Colombia. Data was taken form the National Health ...
  • El entorno regional y la percepción del estado de salud en Colombia, 2003 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; García, Gustavo; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad de Antioquia, 2006)
    In this article the impact of a set of variables over the perception of individuals’ health state in the regions established by the National Life Quality Survey (ECV) performed by the Administrative National Department of ...
  • Common dynamics of nonenergy commodity prices and their relation to uncertainty 

    Sierra Suárez, Lya Paola; Poncela, Pilar; Senra, Eva; lyap@javerianacali. edu.co (Taylor & Francis, 2014-07-16)
    The purpose of this article is to improve the empirical evidence on commodity prices in various dimensions. First, we attempt to identify the extent of comovements in 44 monthly nonenergy commodity price series in order ...
  • The building sector in cali (Colombia) : An economic review to its recent evolution and major determinants 

    Sierra Suárez, Lya Paola; Peláez Soto, José Tomás; Ahcar Olmos, Jaime Rafael; lyap@javerianacali. edu.co; jtpelaez@javerianacali.edu.co; jahcar@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad de Antioquia, 2010)
    D’après la littérature économique le secteur du bâtiment constitue l’un des secteurs principaux pour le développement économique d’un pays. D'une part, il s’agit d’un secteur très important dans la création de richesse ...
  • Incrementando las relaciones comerciales entre Colombia y China 

    Ahcar Olmos, Jaime Rafael; Osorio Medina, Emma; eosorio@puj.edu.co; jahcar@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad Icesi, 2008-12)
    Improving business relations between Colombia and China After the reforms of the late 1970s, China achieved such a strong economic take-off that it was able to consolidate into one of today’s most important markets ...
  • Migración internacional de retorno y emprendimiento : Revisión de la literatura 

    Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Victoria Paredes, María Teresa; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co; mvictoria@javerianacali.edu.co (Universidad Externado de Colombia, 2013)