• Sistemas de mérito para la selección de directivos públicos: ¿Mejor desempeño del Estado? Un estudio exploratorio (with Mariano Lafuente & Juan Carlos Cortazar). Paper presented at the XXI Latin American Center for Development Administration [CLAD] Conference. Santiago, Chile, November 8-11, 2016 [pdf].
  • Implementación de sistemas de gestión del desempeño: Entre el ritualismo administrativo y la adopción efectiva (with C. Castro & J. Inostroza). Paper presented at the 7th Congress of the Chilean Public Policies Society. Santiago, Chile, January 21st, 2016 [pdf].
  • Are managers susceptible to framing effects? An experimental study of professional judgment of performance metrics (with G. Van Ryzin). Paper presented at the 8th Annual Public Performance Measurement & Reporting Conference. Newark, NJ, September 18th, 2015 [pdf].
  • How does politicization affect personnel processes in public organizations? Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the American Society of Public Administration [ASPA]. Chicago, Illinois, March 6-10, 2015 [Prezi presentation].
  • Trust in Government and Privatization (with Y. Lee). Paper presented at the 7th Annual Public Performance Measurement & Reporting Conference. Newark, NJ, September 19th, 2014 [pdf].
  • Invited as Chilean representative to the First Inter-American Democracy Conference: Democratic Governance and Effective Policy Development, Florida International University. Miami, FL, February 28th, 2014.
  • Gestión del Conocimiento y Transparencia: Desafíos para la inversión pública a nivel local (with E. Contreras, A. Barros & N. González). Paper presented at the 3rd International Congress of Science, Technology and Culture. Santiago, Chile, January 7-11, 2013 [pdf].
  • Experiencias Exitosas en la Generación de Valor Público: Prácticas para al aumento efectivo de ingresos locales (with P. Galaz and N. González). Presented at the International Seminar on New Paradigms for Public Value Generation: Methods, Experiences and Lessons. Santiago, October 19th, 2012 [pdf].
  • Modernización del Sistema de Selección de Directivos Públicos: Un proceso inconcluso (with J. Inostroza and M. Morales). Paper presented at the 3rd Seminar of the Center of Latin America-Europe Studies. Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 16-17, 2012 [pdf].
  • Políticas Públicas Nacionales y el Nivel Regional y Local: ¿Falsos dilemas de la descentralización chilena? Una revisión ponderada (with J. Inostroza). Paper presented at the 3rd Seminar of the Center of Latin America-Europe Studies. Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 16-17, 2012.
  • Arquitectura para un Sistema de Alta Dirección Pública Municipal (with J. Inostroza). Paper presented at the 3rd Congress of the Chilean Public Policy Society. Santiago, Chile, January 19th, 2012 [pdf].
  • Compensando la desigualdad de ingresos locales: El Fondo Común Municipal en Chile (with M. Henríquez & F. Del Fierro). Paper presented at the 3rd Congress of the Chilean Public Policy Society. Santiago, Chile, January 19th, 2012.
  • Alta Dirección Pública Municipal: Selección a prueba de presiones. Presented at the Public Innovation Club, Universidad de Chile. Santiago, April, 14th, 2011 [pdf].
  • Sistema de Alta Dirección Pública Municipal: Elementos para un diseño. Presented at the International Seminar of Implementation of Public Policies at Sub-national Level: Cases and institutional design. Santiago, Chile, November 15-16, 2010 [pdf].