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Postal address:1155 E 60th St. Room 303C Chicago IL 60537 United States of America
Workplace:Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Eat Widely, Vote Wisely? Lessons from a Campaign Against Vote Buying in Uganda
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Impacts of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Jobs on Youth: 5-year Experimental Evidence on Factory Job Offers and Cash Grants in Ethiopia
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Promise and Pitfalls of Conflict Prediction: Evidence from Colombia and Indonesia
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Engineering Informal Institutions: Long-run Impacts of Alternative Dispute Resolution on Violence and Property Rights in Liberia
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. The Long Term Impacts of Grants on Poverty: 9-year Evidence From Uganda's Youth Opportunities Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2017

  1. Do Anti-Poverty Programs Sway Voters? Experimental Evidence from Uganda
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Place-Based Interventions at Scale: The Direct and Spillover Effects of Policing and City Services on Crime
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)

2016

  1. Can War Foster Cooperation?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (40)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (40)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (40)
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network (2016) Downloads View citations (40)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)
  2. Occupational Choice in Early Industrializing Societies: Experimental Evidence on the Income and Health Effects of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (8)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Reducing crime and violence: Experimental evidence from cognitive behavioral therapy in Liberia
    Artefactual Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Reducing crime and violence: Experimental evidence from cognitive behavioral therapy in Liberia [Appendix]
    Artefactual Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads
  5. Reducing crime and violence: experimental evidence on adult noncognitive investments in Liberia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Measuring the Measurement Error: A Method to Qualitatively Validate Survey Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2016)
  3. The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2016)

2012

  1. Building institutions at the micro-level: Results from a field experiment in property dispute and conflict resolution
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Employment Generation in Rural Africa: Mid-Term Results from an Experimental Evaluation of the Youth Opportunities Program in Northern Uganda
    Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network (2012) Downloads View citations (12)

2011

  1. Economic Shocks and Conflict: The (Absence of?) Evidence from Commodity Price- Working Paper 274
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. The Industrial Organization of Rebellion: The Logic of Forced Labor and Child Soldiering
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. Civil War
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2010)
  2. Civil War: A Review of 50 Years of Research
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Civil War: A Review of Fifty Years of Research
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Women and Girls at War: Wives, Mothers, and Fighters in the Lord s Resistance Army
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads

2008

  1. From Violence to Voting: War and political participation in Uganda
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Center for Global Development (2008) Downloads View citations (28)

2006

  1. The Consequences of Child Soldiering
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2010)

2005

  1. The Impact of the Terms of Trade on Economic Development in the Periphery, 1870-1939: Volatility and Secular Change
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (13)
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2004) Downloads View citations (7)

2003

  1. The Terms of Trade and Economic Growth in the Periphery 1870-1938
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Who Protected and Why? Tariffs the World Around 1870-1938
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (4)

Journal Articles

2016

  1. Can War Foster Cooperation?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (3), 249-74 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Measuring the measurement error: A method to qualitatively validate survey data
    Journal of Development Economics, 2016, 120, (C), 99-112 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. The Returns to Microenterprise Support among the Ultrapoor: A Field Experiment in Postwar Uganda
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8, (2), 35-64 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. Women's entrepreneurship and intimate partner violence: A cluster randomized trial of microenterprise assistance and partner participation in post-conflict Uganda (SSM-D-14-01580R1)
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 133, (C), 177-188 Downloads View citations (10)

2014

  1. Economic Shocks and Conflict: Evidence from Commodity Prices
    American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2014, 6, (4), 1-38 Downloads View citations (127)
  2. Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2014, 129, (2), 697-752 Downloads View citations (122)

2013

  1. The Logic of Child Soldiering and Coercion
    International Organization, 2013, 67, (1), 65-104 Downloads View citations (6)

2011

  1. Civil War, Reintegration, and Gender in Northern Uganda
    Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2011, 55, (6), 877-908 Downloads View citations (17)

2010

  1. Civil War
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2010, 48, (1), 3-57 Downloads View citations (234)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. The Consequences of Child Soldiering
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (4), 882-898 Downloads View citations (87)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. Winners and losers in the commodity lottery: The impact of terms of trade growth and volatility in the Periphery 1870-1939
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 82, (1), 156-179 Downloads View citations (114)
 
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