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Working Papers

2013

  1. Food and Nutrition Security Indicators: A Review
    Working Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Futures Commodities Prices and Media Coverage
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads
  3. Impact of Third-Party Enforcement of Contracts in Agricultural Markets - A Field Experiment in Vietnam
    Discussion Papers, Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen, GlobalFood, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Downloads
    Also in 2012 Annual Meeting, August 12-14, 2012, Seattle, Washington, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (2012) Downloads
    Discussion Papers, Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen, GlobalFood, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development (2013) Downloads
  4. Productivity in Sub Saharan Africa
    Proceedings Issues, 2013: Productivity and Its Impacts on Global Trade, June 2-4, 2013. Seville, Spain, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Downloads

2012

  1. 2012 Global hunger index: The challenege of hunger: ensuring sustainable food security under land, water, and energy stresses
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Book (2012)
  2. Contract farming and smallholder incentives to produce high quality: experimental evidence from the Vietnamese dairy sector
    Discussion Papers, Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen, GlobalFood, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil, International Association of Agricultural Economists (2012) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Agricultural Economics (2013)
  3. Gender Differences in Bargaining Outcomes: A Field Experiment on Discrimination
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads
    Working Papers, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2013)
  4. Nonparametric estimation of conditional value-at-risk and expected shortfall based on extreme value theory
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, West Virginia University Downloads

2011

  1. Beyond the numbers: How urban households in Central America responded to the recent global crises
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Más allá de los números: Cómo respondieron los hogares urbanos en Centroamérica a las crisis globales recientes
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  3. Potential collusion and trust: Evidence from a field experiment in Vietnam
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Randomizing the "Last Mile": A methodological note on using a voucher-based approach to assess the impact of infrastructure projects
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2010

  1. Examining the dynamic relationship between spot and future prices of agricultural commodities
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (22)
  2. How safe is my food?: Assessing the effect of information and credible certification on consumer demand for food safety in developing countries
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. Implementing physical and virtual food reserves to protect the poor and prevent market failure
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Innovations in insuring the poor
    2020 vision focus, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Lost in the Mail: A Field Experiment on Crime
    Experimental Economics Center Working Paper Series, Experimental Economics Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2014)
  4. When speculation matters
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (31)

2008

  1. Asistencia docente y rendimiento escolar: el caso del Programa META
    Documentos de Investigación, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads
  2. El impacto del tratado de libre comercio de Centroamérica en la industria Centroamericana de maquila textil
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  3. Ethnic and Social Barriers to Cooperation: Experiments Studying the Extent and Nature of Discrimination in Urban Peru
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2008) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Hausse des prix alimentaires et actions stratégiques proposées: Que faire, par qui et comment
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  5. High food prices: The what, who, and how of proposed policy actions
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (37)
  6. High food prices: The what, who, and how of proposed policy actions [In Chinese]
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (8)
  7. Hohe Nahrungsmittelpreise: Konzept f ür die Wege aus der Krise
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  8. Los altos precios de los alimentos: El ‘qué', ‘quién' y ‘cómo' de las acciones de política propuestas
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  9. Physical and virtual global food reserves to protect the poor and prevent market failure
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (13)
  10. Rationality and the Nature of the Market
    Experimental Economics Center Working Paper Series, Experimental Economics Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Downloads
  11. The Cognitive Link Between Geography and Development: Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. El suministro de servicios públicos y bienestar social para los pobres. Aprendizaje de la privatización incompleta del sector eléctrico en Perú
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads
  2. On The Preferences of Principals and Agents
    Experimental Economics Center Working Paper Series, Experimental Economics Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2010)
  3. Provision of Public Services and Welfare of the Poor: Learning from an Incomplete Electricity Privatization Process in Rural Peru
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2007) Downloads
  4. The impact of the Central America Free Trade Agreement on the Central American textile maquila industry
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2006

  1. Access to Dynamic Markets for Small Commercial Farmers: The Case of Potato Production in the Peruvian Andes
    2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in MTID discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2006) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Does Privatization Deliver? Access to Telephone Services and Household Income in Poor Rural Areas Using a Quasi-Natural Experiment for Peru
    2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads
  3. Property rights and crop choice in rural Peru, 1994-2004
    MTID discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Social Barriers to Cooperation: Experiments on the Extent and Nature of Discrimination in Peru
    Experimental Economics Center Working Paper Series, Experimental Economics Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Does Privatization Deliver? Access to Telephone Services and Household Income in Poor Rural Areas Using a Quasi-Natural Experiment in Peru
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads
    Also in IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank (2005) Downloads
  2. Impact of Land Titles over Rural Households
    OVE Working Papers, Inter-American Development Bank, Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Increasing access to infrastructure for Africa's rural poor
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in 2020 vision briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Information and communication technologies for the poor
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
  5. Market institutions
    MTID discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)
  6. Market institutions: Enhancing the Value of Rural-Urban Links
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
  7. ¿Cumple la privatización lo que promete? El acceso a los servicios telefónicos y el ingreso familiar en zonas rurales pobres empleando un experimento cuasinatural en Perú
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads

2004

  1. Ethnicity and Earnings in Urban Peru
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in Middlebury College Working Paper Series, Middlebury College, Department of Economics (2004) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Gender and Racial Discrimination in Hiring: A Pseudo Audit Study for Three Selected Occupations in Metropolitan Lima
    Econometric Society 2004 Latin American Meetings, Econometric Society Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2004) Downloads View citations (8)
    Middlebury College Working Paper Series, Middlebury College, Department of Economics (2003) Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. Adverse Geography and Differences in Welfare in Peru
    Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Peruvian Privatization: Impacts On Firm Performance
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2002) Downloads

2002

  1. Impacto de la privatización sobre el desempeño de las empresas en el Perú
    Documentos de Investigación, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads
  2. La privatización peruana: Impactos sobre el desempeño de las empresas
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads
  3. Union Density Changes and Union Effects On Firm Performance in Peru
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank (2002) Downloads
  4. WILLINGNESS TO PAY FOR THE TELEPHONE SERVICE IN BANGLADESH AND PERU
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads

2001

  1. El impacto social de la privatización y de la regulación de los servicios públicos en el Perú
    Documentos de Investigación, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Social Impact of Privatization and the Regulation of Utilities in Peru
    Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (16)

2000

  1. Analyzing the Spillover Mechanism on the Semiconductor Industry in the Silicon Valley and Route 128
    Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers, Econometric Society Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Does Geography Explain Differences in Economic Growth in Peru?
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Labor Market Reforms and Their Impact on Formal Labor Demand and Job Market Turnover: The Case of Peru
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank (2000) Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Los activos de los pobres en el Perú
    Documentos de Investigación, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (1999) Downloads View citations (8)
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank (1999) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in El Trimestre Económico (1999)
  5. ¿Cómo enfrentar una geografía adversa?: el rol de los activos públicos y privados
    Documentos de Investigación, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads

1997

  1. Labor Mobility from Academe to Commerce
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2002)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. LOST IN THE MAIL: A FIELD EXPERIMENT ON CRIME
    Economic Inquiry, 2014, 52, (1), 285-303 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Parametric versus nonparametric methods in risk scoring: an application to microcredit
    Empirical Economics, 2014, 46, (3), 1057-1079 Downloads

2013

  1. Contract farming and smallholder incentives to produce high quality: experimental evidence from the Vietnamese dairy sector
    Agricultural Economics, 2013, 44, (3), 297-308 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Gender differences in bargaining outcomes: A field experiment on discrimination
    Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 99, (C), 35-48 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Market concentration and pricing behavior in the fertilizer industry: a global approach
    Agricultural Economics, 2013, 44, (6), 723-734 Downloads

2012

  1. Detecting Gender and Racial Discrimination in Hiring Through Monitoring Intermediation Services: The Case of Selected Occupations in Metropolitan Lima, Peru
    World Development, 2012, 40, (2), 315-328 Downloads

2010

  1. A Perfect Storm or an Opportunity for Latin America: High World Commodity Prices
    JOURNAL OF LACEA ECONOMIA, 2010 Downloads
  2. Muslim Family Law, Prenuptial Agreements, and the Emergence of Dowry in Bangladesh
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2010, 125, (3), 1349-1397 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. ON THE PREFERENCES OF PRINCIPALS AND AGENTS
    Economic Inquiry, 2010, 48, (2), 266-273 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2009

  1. Access to Telephone Services and Household Income in Poor Rural Areas Using a Quasi-natural Experiment for Peru
    Economica, 2009, 76, (304), 623-648 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Exploring the Price Spike
    Choices, 2009, 24, (1) Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2009, 1, (4), 140-69 Downloads View citations (27)

2007

  1. Ethnicity and Earnings in a Mixed-Race Labor Market
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2007, 55, 709-734 Downloads View citations (6)

2005

  1. Measuring the Impact of Asset Complementarities: The Case of Rural Peru
    Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, 2005, 42, (125), 137-164 Downloads View citations (8)

2003

  1. The Impact of Telecommunications Privatization in Peru on the Welfare of Urban Consumers
    JOURNAL OF LACEA ECONOMIA, 2003 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Willingness to pay for the rural telephone service in Bangladesh and Peru
    Information Economics and Policy, 2003, 15, (3), 327-361 Downloads View citations (6)

2002

  1. Labor Mobility from Academe to Commerce
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2002, 20, (3), 629-660 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1999

  1. Los activos de los pobres en el Perú
    El Trimestre Económico, 1999, LXVI (3), (263), 619-659 View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

Books

2012

  1. 2012 Global hunger index: the challenge of hunger: Ensuring sustainable food security under land, water, and energy stresses
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. 2012 Indice de la faim dans le monde:: Relever le defi de la faim: Assurer une sécurité alimentaire durable dan un monde sous contraintes en eau, en énergie et en terres
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  3. Indice globale della fame: la sfida della fame: Garantire una sicurezza alimentare sostenibile in un contesto di scarsità di terra, acqua, e engeria
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  4. Welthunger-Index: Herausforderung Hunger: Ernährung sichern, wenn Land, Wasser und Energie knapp werden
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2011

  1. 2011 Global Hunger Index: The Challenge of Hunger: Taming price spikes and excessive food price volatility
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (11)
  2. 2011 Welthunger-Index: Herausforderung Hunger: Wie steigende und stark schwankende Nahrungsmittelpreise den Hunger verschärfen
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  3. Indice Globale della Fame 2011: La Sfida della fame: Controllare le impennate e l’eccessiva volatilità dei prezzi alimentari
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  4. Indice de la faim dans le monde 2011: Relever le defi do la faim: Maîtriser les chocs et la volatilité excessive des prix alimentaires
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  5. Ãndice Global del Hambre 2011: el Desafío del Hambre: Domar los picos y la Volatilidad Excesiva de los Precios de los Alimentos
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2001

  1. Estrategias y racionalidad de la pequeña empresa
    Libros, Grupo de Análisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE) Downloads

Edited books

2006

  1. Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction: The potential of telecommunications
    IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)

Chapters

2014

  1. Information and communication technologies: Farmers, markets, and the power of connectivity
    Chapter 6 in 2013 Global Food Policy Report, 2014, pp 63-74 Downloads
  2. Regional developments
    Chapter 8 in 2013 Global Food Policy Report, 2014, pp 87-104 Downloads

2007

  1. Abriendo la caja negra de las privatizacion
    Chapter 9 in Investigación, políticas y desarrollo en el Perú, 2007, vol. 1, pp 351-401 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Exclusión, identidad étnica y políticas de inclusión social en el Perú: el caso de la población indígena y la población afrodescendiente
    Chapter 14 in Investigación, políticas y desarrollo en el Perú, 2007, vol. 1, pp 603-667 Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Labor Market Reforms and Their Impact over Formal Labor Demand and Job Market Turnover. The Case of Peru
    A chapter in Law and Employment: Lessons from Latin America and the Caribbean, 2004, pp 131-182 Downloads View citations (11)
 
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