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Workplace:Centre for Policy Research (CPR), (more information at EDIRC)
McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2016

  1. The Value of Private Schools: Evidence from Pakistan
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    CeMMAP working papers, Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2016) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The fiscal cost of weak governance: evidence from teacher absence in India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2017)

2015

  1. Delivering education: a pragmatic framework for improving education in low-income countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Primary Care for the Poor
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit Evidence from Primary Care Providers in India
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2015) Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2016)
  5. Report cards: the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University (2014) Downloads View citations (5)
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2014) Downloads View citations (8)

2014

  1. Quality of Primary Care in Low-Income Countries: Facts and Economics
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2014)

2013

  1. Conducting ethical economic research: complications from the field
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2011

  1. A practical comparison of the bivariate probit and linear IV estimators
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2012)
  2. School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2013)
  3. Students today, teachers tomorrow ? identifying constraints on the provision of Education
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2013)
  4. The Impact of Recall Periods on Reported Morbidity and Health Seeking Behavior
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Research Program in Development Studies. Downloads
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)
  5. The Quality of Medical Care in Low-Income Countries: From Providers to Markets
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)

2010

  1. In aid we trust: hearts and minds and the Pakistan earthquake of 2005
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

2009

  1. Do Value-Added Estimates Add Value? Accounting for Learning Dynamics
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (32)
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2009) Downloads View citations (2)
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University (2008) Downloads View citations (4)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2009) Downloads View citations (72)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)
  2. Here Today, Gone Tomorrow? Examining the Extent and Implications of Low Persistence in Child Learning
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2009) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. U.S. and them: the geography of academic research
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2013)
  4. What did you do all day ? maternal education and child outcomes
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2012)

2008

  1. India shining and Bharat drowning: comparing two Indian states to the worldwide distribution in mathematics achievement
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2010)
  2. Mental health patterns and consequences: results from survey data in five developing countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2008)
  3. The quality of medical advice in low-income countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (63)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2008)

2006

  1. A dime a day: the possibilities and limits of private schooling in Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Learning levels and gaps in Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (33)
  3. Patient satisfaction, doctor effort, and interview location: evidence from Paraguay
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

2005

  1. Money for nothing: the dire straits of medical practice in Delhi, India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2007)
  2. Religious School Enrollment in Pakistan: A Look at the Data
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Downloads
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2005) Downloads View citations (24)
  3. Teacher shocks and student learning: evidence from Zambia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2004) Downloads View citations (2)
    Cambridge Working Papers in Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge (2004) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2007)

2004

  1. Conditional cash transfers and the equity-efficiency debate
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Equity in educational expenditures: can government subsidies help?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Strained mercy: The quality of medical care in Delhi
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)
  4. When Can School Inputs Improve Test Scores?
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Cambridge Working Papers in Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge (2004) Downloads View citations (13)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2004) Downloads View citations (18)
  5. Which doctor? Combining vignettes and item response to measure doctor quality
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (17)

2003

  1. Short but not sweet - new evidence on short duration morbidities from India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. The fiscal cost of weak governance: Evidence from teacher absence in India
    Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 145, (C), 116-135 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2016

  1. Quality and Accountability in Health Care Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (12), 3765-99 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Quality of Primary Care in Low-Income Countries: Facts and Economics
    Annual Review of Economics, 2014, 6, (1), 525-553 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2013, 5, (2), 29-57 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Students today, teachers tomorrow: Identifying constraints on the provision of education
    Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 100, (C), 1-14 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. U.S. and them: The Geography of Academic Research
    Journal of Development Economics, 2013, 105, (C), 112-130 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2012

  1. A practical comparison of the bivariate probit and linear IV estimators
    Economics Letters, 2012, 117, (3), 762-766 Downloads View citations (74)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. The impact of recall periods on reported morbidity and health seeking behavior
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 98, (1), 76-88 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. The mental health gender-gap in urban India: Patterns and narratives
    Social Science & Medicine, 2012, 75, (9), 1660-1672 Downloads
  4. What Did You Do All Day?: Maternal Education and Child Outcomes
    Journal of Human Resources, 2012, 47, (4) Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2011

  1. Do Value-Added Estimates Add Value? Accounting for Learning Dynamics
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (3), 29-54 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2010

  1. India shining and Bharat drowning: Comparing two Indian states to the worldwide distribution in mathematics achievement
    Journal of Development Economics, 2010, 92, (2), 175-187 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. Mental Health Patterns and Consequences: Results from Survey Data in Five Developing Countries
    World Bank Economic Review, 2008, 23, (1), 31-55 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Revisiting the relationship between mental health and poverty in developing countries: a response to Corrigall
    Social Science & Medicine, 2008, 66, (9), 2064-2066 Downloads
  3. Satellite detection of earthquake thermal infrared precursors in Iran
    Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, 2008, 47, (1), 119-135 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. The Quality of Medical Advice in Low-Income Countries
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2008, 22, (2), 93-114 Downloads View citations (68)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2007

  1. Mental health and poverty in developing countries: Revisiting the relationship
    Social Science & Medicine, 2007, 65, (3), 467-480 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Money for nothing: The dire straits of medical practice in Delhi, India
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 83, (1), 1-36 Downloads View citations (64)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Teacher Shocks and Student Learning: Evidence from Zambia
    Journal of Human Resources, 2007, 42, (4) Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. Reassessing Conditional Cash Transfer Programs
    World Bank Research Observer, 2005, 20, (1), 57-80 View citations (38)
  2. Which doctor? Combining vignettes and item response to measure clinical competence
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 78, (2), 348-383 Downloads View citations (35)

2003

  1. Trust, learning, and vaccination: a case study of a North Indian village
    Social Science & Medicine, 2003, 57, (1), 97-112 Downloads View citations (6)

Books

2008

  1. Are You Being Served? New Tools for Measuring Services Delivery
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (21)

Chapters

 
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