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Homepage:http://www.iies.su.se/about-us/staff/academic-staff/tessa-bold-1.57335
Workplace:Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Stockholms Universitet (Stockholm University), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-making under Thermal Stress
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Clientelism in the public sector: why public service reforms fail and what to do about it
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Learning in Africa
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2017

  1. Measuring Rents from Public Employment: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Kenya - Working Paper 457
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads
  2. Measuring Rents from Public Employment: Regression discontinuity evidence from Kenya
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
  3. What do teachers know and do ? does it matter ? evidence from primary schools in Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)

2016

  1. Risk-Sharing in Village Economies Revisited
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in 2015 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics (2015) Downloads

2015

  1. Low Quality, Low Returns, Low Adoption: Evidence from the Market for Fertilizer and Hybrid Seed in Uganda
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2015) Downloads View citations (8)

2014

  1. Insurance companies of the poor
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Can free provision reduce demand for public services ? evidence from Kenyan education
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2015)
  2. Scaling-up What Works: Experimental Evidence on External Validity in Kenyan Education
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (40)

2012

  1. Scaling up education interventions in Kenya: the importance of institutions
    PEP Policy Briefs, Partnership for Economic Policy (PEP) Downloads

2011

  1. The High Return to Private Schooling in a Low-Income Country- Working Paper 279
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Why Did Abolishing Fees Not Increase Public School Enrollment in Kenya?- Working Paper 271
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (13)

2010

  1. Delivering service indicators in education and health in Africa: a proposal
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2009

  1. Contract Design in Insurance Groups
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)

Undated

  1. Insurance for the Poor?
    QEH Working Papers, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Membership Based Indigenous Insurance Associationsin Ethiopia and Tanzania
    QEH Working Papers, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford Downloads

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Enrollment without Learning: Teacher Effort, Knowledge, and Skill in Primary Schools in Africa
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2017, 31, (4), 185-204 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Lemon Technologies and Adoption: Measurement, Theory and Evidence from Agricultural Markets in Uganda
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2017, 132, (3), 1055-1100 Downloads View citations (30)

2015

  1. Can Free Provision Reduce Demand for Public Services? Evidence from Kenyan Education
    World Bank Economic Review, 2015, 29, (2), 293-326 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Policies and Institutions for Effective Service Delivery: The Need of a Microeconomic and Micropolitical Approach
    Journal of African Economies, 2013, 22, (suppl_2), -ii38 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Public and Private Provision of Education in Kenya
    Journal of African Economies, 2013, 22, (suppl_2), -ii56 Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. Implications of Endogenous Group Formation for Efficient Risk-Sharing
    Economic Journal, 2009, 119, (536), 562-591 Downloads View citations (12)

2006

  1. Group-based funeral insurance in Ethiopia and Tanzania
    World Development, 2006, 34, (4), 685-703 Downloads View citations (61)
 
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