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Working Papers

2014

  1. Endogenous Co-residence and Program Incidence: South Africa’s Old Age Pension
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. The Impact of Parental Death on Child Well-being: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2011

  1. Fertility Regulation in an Economic Crisis
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2012)
  2. Mortality, the Family and the Indian Ocean Tsunami
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2011)

2010

  1. Cutting the costs of attrition: Results from the Indonesia Family Life Survey
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)

2007

  1. Psychological health before, during, and after an economic crisis: results from Indonesia, 1993 - 2000
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2008)

2006

  1. Out of West Africa: Evidence on the Efficient Allocation of Resources within Farm Households
    Working Papers, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago Downloads

2004

  1. Economic Shocks, Wealth and Welfare
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2003)
  2. Lost but Not Forgotten: Attrition and Follow-up in the Indonesia Family Life Survey
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department (2000) View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2001)
  3. Migration in Retrospect: Remembrances of Things Past
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (1997) View citations (3)
  4. On the Road: Marriage and Mobility in Malaysia
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads
    Also in Labor and Demography, EconWPA (2004) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1998)
  5. Remembrances of Things Past: Test-Retest Reliability of Retrospective Migration Histories
    Labor and Demography, EconWPA Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A (2003)
  6. The Effect of Economic Crises on Nutritional Status: Evidence from Russia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (13)

2001

  1. Measuring power
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2001) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Measurement and Interpretation of Health in Social Surveys
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (5)

2000

  1. Family Bargaining and Welfare
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (2000) View citations (15)
  2. Labor Market Transitions of Men and Women During an Economic Crisis: Evidence from Indonesia
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (2000) View citations (4)
  3. Longer Term Effects of Head Start
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (2000) View citations (5)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (35)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2002)
  4. Lost But Not Forgotten Attribution and Follow-up in the Indonesian Family Life Survey
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (5)
  5. Wages, Employment and Economic Shocks: Evidence from Indonesia
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department (2000) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2002)
  6. Women's Health and Pregnancy Outcomes: Does Access to Services Make a Difference?
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (2000) View citations (1)

1999

  1. Early Test Scores, Socioeconomic Status and Future Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (62)
  2. Health, Family Planning and Well-Being in Indonesia during an Economic Crisis: Early Results from the Indonesian Family Life Survey
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (1999)
  3. Measuring Change in Indonesia
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (1999) View citations (5)
  4. The Real Costs of Indonesia's Economic Crisis: Preliminary Findings from the Indonesia Family Life Surveys
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (49)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND Corporation Publications Department (1999) Downloads View citations (5)

1998

  1. School Quality and the Longer-Term Effects of Head Start
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2000)

1997

  1. Health Care Prices, Health and Labor Outcomes: Experimental Evidence
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (19)
  2. Health and Wages: Evidence on Men and Women in Urban Brazil
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (121)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Econometrics (1997)

1996

  1. Does Head Start Help Hispanic Children?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (1996) View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1999)
  2. Education Across Generations in South Africa
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1996)
  3. Fertility, Contraceptive Choice, and Public Policy in Zimbabwe
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (1996)
  4. Fertility, Education and Resources in South Africa
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (2)
  5. Measurment and Mismeasurement of Social Indicators
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1996)
  6. Nutritional Status in Indonesia: Evidence from the 1993 Indonesian Family Life Survey
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (1)
  7. Parental Investments in Schooling: The Roles of Gender and Resources in Urban Brazil
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (5)
  8. Public Policy and Anthropometric Outcomes in the Cote d'Ivoire
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (40)
    Also in Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center (1991) View citations (1)
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program (1995)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1996)
  9. Quality of Health Care, Survivial and Health Outcomes in Ghana
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (1996)

1995

  1. Contraceptive Choice, Fertility, and Public Policy in Zimbabwe
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement
  2. Does Head Start make a Difference?
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (153)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1993) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center (1993) View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1995)
  3. Empirical Modeling of Household and Family Decisions
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (101)
  4. Health, Nutrition and Economic development
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (1998)
  5. Health, Wealth and Wages of Men and Women in Urban Brazil
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (8)
  6. Like Father, Like Son, Like Mother, Like Daughter, Parental Resources and Child Height
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (43)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1994)
  7. Medical Care for Children, Public Insurance, Private Insurance, and Racial Differences in Utilization
    Working Papers, RAND - Reprint Series View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1995)
  8. Nature vs. Nurture? The Bell Curve and Children's Cognitive Achievement
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (2)
  9. Race, Children's Cognitive Achievement and The Bell Curve
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  10. The Impact of the Quality of Health Care on Children's Nutrition and Survival in Ghana
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (5)

1993

  1. Medicaid and Medical Care for Children
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Medical Care for Children: Public Insurance, Private Insurance and Radical Differences in Utilisation
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (1)
  3. On the Road: Marriage and Mortality in Malaysia
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program View citations (3)
  4. The Demographic Transition in South Africa: Another Look at the Evidence from Botswana and Zimbabwe
    Working Papers, RAND - Labor and Population Program

1992

  1. Public Policy and Anthropometric Outcomes in Cote d'Ivoire
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (10)
  2. The Demographic Transition in Southern Africa: Another Look at the Evidence from Botswana and Zimbabwe
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center
    See also Journal Article in Demography (1994)
  3. The Distribution of Income and Expenditure within the Household
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Annales d'Economie et de Statistique (1993)

1991

  1. Gender differences in household resource allocations
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (3)
  2. LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON: GENDER DIFFERENCES IN HOUSEHOLD RESOURCE ALLOCATIONS
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (2)
  3. Measurement of Child Health: Maternal Response Bias
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (9)
  4. Wages, Schooling and Background: Investments in Men and Women in Urban Brazil
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (2)

1990

  1. PRICES, INFRASTRUCTURE, HOUSEHOLD CHARASTERISTICS AND CHILD HEIGHT
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (1992)
  2. THE SHAPE OF THE CALORIE-EXPENDITURE CURVE
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (11)

1989

  1. ESTIMATING THE IMPACT OF INCOME AND PRICE CHANGES ON CONSUMPTION IN BRAZIL
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (2)
  2. INTRA-HOUSEHOLD RESOURCE ALLOCATION: AN INFERENTIAL APPROACH
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center View citations (113)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1990)
  3. MODELLING THE USE AND ADAPTATION OF TECHNOLOGIES BY UPLAND RICE AND SOYBEAN FARMERS IN CENTRAL-WEST BRAZIL
    Working Papers, Yale - Economic Growth Center

Journal Articles

2012

  1. Cutting the costs of attrition: Results from the Indonesia Family Life Survey
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 98, (1), 108-123 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Fertility Regulation in an Economic Crisis
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2012, 61, (1), 7 - 38 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2011

  1. Mortality, The Family and The Indian Ocean Tsunami
    Economic Journal, 2011, 121, (554), F162-F182 View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2009

  1. Investments, Time Preferences, and Public Transfers Paid to Women
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2009, 57, (3), 507-538 Downloads View citations (15)

2008

  1. Nutritional Status During an Economic Crisis: Evidence from Russia
    Economic Journal, 2008, 118, (531), 1385-1417 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Psychological Health Before, During, and After an Economic Crisis: Results from Indonesia, 1993--2000
    World Bank Economic Review, 2008, 23, (1), 57-76 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2005

  1. Health consequences of forest fires in Indonesia
    Demography, 2005, 42, (1), 109-129 Downloads View citations (3)

2004

  1. Education in a crisis
    Journal of Development Economics, 2004, 74, (1), 53-85 Downloads View citations (69)

2003

  1. Economic Shocks, Wealth, and Welfare
    Journal of Human Resources, 2003, 38, (2) Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Remembrances of things past: test-retest reliability of retrospective migration histories
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, 2003, 166, (1), 23-49 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2002

  1. Longer-Term Effects of Head Start
    American Economic Review, 2002, 92, (4), 999-1012 Downloads View citations (108)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Wages, employment and economic shocks: Evidence from Indonesia
    Journal of Population Economics, 2002, 15, (1), 161-193 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2001

  1. Lost but Not Forgotten: Attrition and Follow-up in the Indonesia Family Life Survey
    Journal of Human Resources, 2001, 36, (3), 556-592 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Women’s health and pregnancy outcomes: Do services make a difference?
    Demography, 2001, 38, (2), 253-265 Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. School Quality and the Longer-Term Effects of Head Start
    Journal of Human Resources, 2000, 35, (4), 755-774 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1999

  1. Does Head Start help hispanic children?
    Journal of Public Economics, 1999, 74, (2), 235-262 Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1998

  1. Health, Nutrition, and Economic Development
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1998, 36, (2), 766-817 Downloads View citations (297)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  2. On the Road: Marriage and Mobility in Malaysia
    Journal of Human Resources, 1998, 33, (4), 805-832 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

1997

  1. Health and wages: Evidence on men and women in urban Brazil
    Journal of Econometrics, 1997, 77, (1), 159-185 Downloads View citations (125)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1996

  1. Education across Generations in South Africa
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (2), 330-34 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Fertility, Contraceptive Choice, and Public Policy in Zimbabwe
    World Bank Economic Review, 1996, 10, (1), 189-222
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  3. Measurement and Mismeasurement of Social Indicators
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (2), 30-34 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  4. Public policy and anthropometric outcomes in the Cote d'Ivoire
    Journal of Public Economics, 1996, 61, (2), 155-192 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  5. Quality of health care, survival and health outcomes in Ghana
    Journal of Health Economics, 1996, 15, (3), 333-357 Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1995

  1. A eficiência de um benefício compulsório de grupo específico: evidência baseada em benefícios de seguro de saúde para maternidade
    Revista Brasileira de Economia, 1995, 49, (2), 187-224 Downloads
  2. Does Head Start Make a Difference?
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (3), 341-64 Downloads View citations (154)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  3. Medicaid e assistência médica infantil
    Revista Brasileira de Economia, 1995, 49, (2), 225-264 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Medical Care for Children: Public Insurance, Private Insurance, and Racial Differences in Utilization
    Journal of Human Resources, 1995, 30, (1), 135-162 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1994

  1. Like Father, like Son; Like Mother, like Daughter: Parental Resources and Child Height
    Journal of Human Resources, 1994, 29, (4) Downloads View citations (132)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  2. The demographic transition in southern Africa: Another look at the evidence from Botswana and Zimbabwe
    Demography, 1994, 31, (2), 185-207 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  3. The demographic transition in southern Africa: Reviewing the evidence from Botswana and Zimbabwe
    Demography, 1994, 31, (2), 217-227 Downloads View citations (1)

1993

  1. The Distribution of Income and Expenditure within the Household
    Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, 1993, (29), 109-135 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1992

  1. Prices, infrastructure, household characteristics and child height
    Journal of Development Economics, 1992, 39, (2), 301-331 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1991

  1. How Does Mother's Education Affect Child Height?
    Journal of Human Resources, 1991, 26, (2), 183-211 Downloads View citations (84)
  2. Role of education and extension in the adoption of technology: A study of upland rice and soybean farmers in Central-West Brazil
    Agricultural Economics, 1991, 5, (4), 341-359 Downloads View citations (6)

1990

  1. Child survival, height for age and household characteristics in Brazil
    Journal of Development Economics, 1990, 33, (2), 197-234 Downloads View citations (64)
  2. Intra-Household Resource Allocation: An Inferential Approach
    Journal of Human Resources, 1990, 25, (4), 635-664 Downloads View citations (339)
    See also Working Paper (1989)

1989

  1. The Influence of Household Composition on Household Expenditure Patterns: Theory and Spanish Evidence
    Journal of Political Economy, 1989, 97, (1), 179-200 Downloads View citations (55)

Chapters

2008

  1. Health over the Life Course
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (23)

2007

  1. Household Responses to the Financial Crisis in Indonesia: Longitudinal Evidence on Poverty, Resources, and Well-Being
    A chapter in Globalization and Poverty, 2007, pp 517-560 Downloads

1995

  1. Human resources: Empirical modeling of household and family decisions
    Chapter 34 in Handbook of Development Economics, 1995, vol. 3, Part 1, pp 1883-2023 Downloads View citations (205)
 
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