Publications and Working Papers

  • Torche, Florencia and Uri Shwed. Under Review. "The Hidden Cost of War: The Effect of Prenatal Exposure to Armed Confict". 
  • Torche, Florencia and Andres Villarreal. 2014. "Prenatal Exposure to Violence and Birthweight in Mexico: Exposure, Selectivity, and Behavioral Responses" American Sociological Review 79(5): 966-992.
  • Caudillo, Monica and Florencia Torche. 2014. “Exposure to local violence and early educational attainment” Sociology of Education 87(2): 89-105.
  • Torche, Florencia and Karine Kleinhaus. 2013. “Are Significant Effects Really Significant: Response to Chen et al.” Human Reproduction. 27(11):3359-60.
  • Torche, Florencia and Karine Kleinhaus. 2012. “Prenatal stress, gestational age and secondary sex ratio: The sex-specific effects of exposure to a natural disaster in early pregnancy”, Human Reproduction 27(2): 558-67.
  • Torche, Florencia 2011. “The Effect of Maternal Stress on Birth Outcomes: Exploiting a Natural Experiment” Demography 48(4): 1473-1491.
  • Torche, Florencia and Ghislaine Echevarria. 2011. “The effect of birth weight on childhood cognitive development” International Journal of Epidemiology 40(4): 1008-1018.