Research

Published papers (in order of acceptance)

The effect of soda taxes beyond beverages in Philadelphia
F.A. Lozano-Rojas & P. Carlin
Health Economics, 2022. [Article]

In the media:

Do taxes on soda really lower sugar intake? US World & News Report. Sep 2022
City soda taxes do not cut overall sugar intake Medical Xpress. Sep 2022
City-based soda pop taxes don't effectively reduce sugar consumption Health Day. Sep 2022
Momentum stalls for soda taxes as health benefits remain scarce Tax Notes Aug 2021

Effects of social distancing policy on labor market outcomes
S. Gupta, L. Montenovo, T. Nguyen, F.A. Lozano-Rojas, I.M. Schmutte, K. Simon, B.A. Weinberg, & C. Wing
Contemporary Economic Policy, 2022.
[Article]

Determinants of Disparities in Covid-19 Job Losses
L. Montenovo, X. Jiang, F.A. Lozano-Rojas, I.M. Schmutte, K. Simon, B.A. Weinberg, & C. Wing
Demography, 2022.
[Article]

Tracking Public and Private Responses to the Covid-19 Epidemic: Evidence from State and Local Government Actions
S. Gupta, T.D. Nguyen, S. Raman, B. Lee, F.A. Lozano-Rojas, A. Bento, K. Simon \& C. Wing
American Journal of Health Economics, 2021.
[Article]

Evidence from internet search data shows information-seeking responses to news of local COVID-19 cases
A. Bento, T.D. Nguyen, C. Wing, F.A. Lozano-Rojas, Y. Ahn & K. Simon
American Journal of Health Economics, 2020.
[Article]

Human Capital Contracts in Chile: An exercise based on income data from Chilean higher education graduates
Lozano-Rojas, F.A.
Latin American Journal of Economics, 2012.
[Article]

Evaluating an alternative to finance higher education: Human Capital Contracts in Colombia
Lozano-Rojas, F.A.
Revista de Economia del Rosario, 2009.
[Article]

Under Review

The differential effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on sales tax collections across Georgia counties
F.A. Lozano-Rojas and M. Lofton
Municipal Finance Journal (Review and Resubmit)
[Draft]

Consumer Incidence in Sales Tax Holidays: Evidence from Tennessee
Ross, J. and Lozano-Rojas, F.A.
National Tax Journal (Review and Resubmit)
[Draft]

Equity and sustainability in higher education financial aid: Analysis of Income Contingent Loans in Colombia
Lozano-Rojas, F.A., Pirog, M. and Cerdan-Infantes, P.

Are Back-to-School and Apparel Sales Tax Holidays progressive or regressive?
Lozano-Rojas, F.A. and Ross, J.
[Draft]

Working papers

An inquiry on the heterogeneous effects of sin taxes levied on Soda
F.A. Lozano-Rojas
[Draft]

Using cash subsidies to enhance student loan outcomes for low-income students
F.A. Lozano-Rojas
[Draft]

Other publications

Getting sugar back? Soda taxes beyond sodas
Lozano-Rojas, F.A. & Patrick Carlin
AusTax Policy Blog. The Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at Crawford School of the Australian National University. , 2021.
[Article]

Are Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxes Regressive? Evidence from Household Retail Purchases
Ross, J. and Lozano-Rojas, F.A.
Tax Foundation - Fiscal Fact, 2018.
[Article]