Leopoldo Fergusson

HiCN Working Papers Series

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Facebook Causes Protests

Leopoldo Fergusson  Carlos Molina

Using Facebook’s release in a given language as an exogenous source of variation in access to social media where the language is spoken, we show […]

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The perils of misusing remote sensing data The case of forest cover

Leopoldo Fergusson  Juan F. Vargas  Santiago Saavedra

Research on deforestation has grown exponentially due to the availability of satellite-based measures of forest cover. One of the most popular is Global Forest Change […]

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Facebook Causes Protests

Leopoldo Fergusson  Carlos Molina

The Internet and social media have been considered crucial determinants of recent political turmoil and protests. To estimate the causal impact of Facebook on collective […]