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Working Papers

2016

  1. How to attract an audience at a conference: Paper, person or place?
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads
  2. Microcredit and financial distress: Evidence from Uganda
    Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association

2015

  1. Attracting attentive academics: Paper, person or place?
    Center for European, Governance and Economic Development Research Discussion Papers, University of Goettingen, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Annual Conference 2014 (Hamburg): Evidence-based Economic Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2014) Downloads
  2. Making an impact? The relevance of information on aid effectiveness for charitable giving. A laboratory experiment
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Why don’t households invest in latrines: health, prestige, or safety?
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads

2013

  1. Analyzing Effectiveness of Development Aid Projects: Evaluation Ratings or Project Indicators?
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads
  2. Conditional cooperation among the poor: a new profile?
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads
  3. Desired Fertility and Children Born across Time and Space
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Poverty, Vulnerability, and Reference Dependent Utility
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2014)
  5. Urban Mortality Transitions: The Role of Slums
    PGDA Working Papers, Program on the Global Demography of Aging Downloads
  6. Women: Walking and Waiting for Water The Time Value of Public Water Supply
    Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Risk Experiments in Gains and Losses: A Case Study for Benin
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. When is shared sanitation improved sanitation? - The correlation between number of users and toilet hygiene
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2011

  1. Deadly Cities? A Note on Spatial Inequalities in Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Berlin 2011, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers, Courant Research Centre PEG (2010) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Water and sanitation to reduce child mortality: the impact and cost of water and sanitation infrastructure
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Where do Kampala’s poor “go”? - Urban sanitation conditions in Kampala’s low-income areas
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2010

  1. Water, sanitation and children's health: evidence from 172 DHS surveys
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)

2008

  1. Social Interactions and Fertility in Developing Countries
    PGDA Working Papers, Program on the Global Demography of Aging Downloads View citations (7)

2007

  1. Competitive and Segmented Informal Labor Markets
    Ibero America Institute for Econ. Research (IAI) Discussion Papers, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2006) Downloads View citations (18)
    Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Berlin 2006, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics (2006) Downloads View citations (25)
    W.E.P. - Würzburg Economic Papers, University of Würzburg, Chair for Monetary Policy and International Economics (2006) Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Estimating Vulnerability to Covariate and Idiosyncratic Shocks
    Ibero America Institute for Econ. Research (IAI) Discussion Papers, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Measuring Chronic Non-Income Poverty
    Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Göttingen 2007, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics Downloads View citations (6)

2006

  1. Households' Vulnerability to Covariate and Idiosyncratic Shocks
    Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Berlin 2006, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  2. La croissance est-elle pro-pauvres au Mali ?
    Working Papers, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation) Downloads View citations (11)

2005

  1. Growth and Poverty in Burkina Faso. A Reassessment of the Paradox
    Working Papers, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of African Economies (2007)
  2. Inflation Inequality and the Measurement of Pro-Poor Growth
    Working Papers, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation) Downloads
    Also in Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Kiel 2005, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics (2005) Downloads
  3. Inter- and Intra-household Linkages Between the Informal and Formal Sector: A Case Study for Urban Burkina Faso
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. The effect of giving respondents time to think in a choice experiment: a conditional cash transfer programme in South Africa
    Environment and Development Economics, 2017, 22, (2), 202-227 Downloads

2016

  1. Desired Fertility and Number of Children Born Across Time and Space
    Demography, 2016, 53, (1), 55-83 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer on Toilet Use in eThekwini, South Africa
    Sustainability, 2016, 8, (10), 1-16 Downloads

2015

  1. How to Assess the Effectiveness of Development Aid Projects: Evaluation Ratings versus Project Indicators
    Journal of International Development, 2015, 27, (8), 1496-1520 Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Poverty, Vulnerability, and Reference-Dependent Utility
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2014, 60, (1), 155-181 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Slum Residence and Child Health in Developing Countries
    Demography, 2014, 51, (4), 1175-1197 Downloads View citations (9)

2013

  1. Fertility choice, mortality expectations, and interdependent preferences—An empirical analysis
    European Economic Review, 2013, 63, (C), 273-289 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. PUMPS, GERMS AND STORAGE: THE IMPACT OF IMPROVED WATER CONTAINERS ON WATER QUALITY AND HEALTH
    Health Economics, 2013, 22, (7), 757-774 View citations (9)
  3. Saving a Life-Year and Reaching MDG 4 with Investments in Water and Sanitation: A Cost-Effective Policy&quest
    The European Journal of Development Research, 2013, 25, (1), 129-153 Downloads

2012

  1. Deadly Cities? Spatial Inequalities in Mortality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Population and Development Review, 2012, 38, (3), 469-486 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Informal employment in developing countries
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 97, (1), 88-98 Downloads View citations (78)

2009

  1. Estimating Households Vulnerability to Idiosyncratic and Covariate Shocks: A Novel Method Applied in Madagascar
    World Development, 2009, 37, (7), 1222-1234 Downloads View citations (54)

2007

  1. Growth and Poverty in Burkina Faso: A Reassessment of the Paradox
    Journal of African Economies, 2007, 16, (1), 70-101 View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Measuring pro-poor growth when relative prices shift
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 82, (1), 245-256 Downloads View citations (26)
 
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