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Working Papers

2019

  1. Impact of the West African Ebola Epidemic on Agricultural Production and Rural Welfare: Evidence from Liberia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2018

  1. Decentralization and redistribution: irrigation reform in Pakistan's Indus basin
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Governing the Commons? Water and Power in Pakistan’s Indus Basin
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
  3. Governing the commons?: water and power in Pakistan's Indus basin
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2016

  1. Markets, contracts, and uncertainty in a groundwater economy
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Smart Subsidy?
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

2015

  1. Changing wage structure in India in the post-reform era: 1993-2011
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in IZA Journal of Migration and Development (2018)

2013

  1. Food Prices, Wages, and Welfare in Rural India
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2013) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2016)
  2. Monsoon babies: rainfall shocks and child nutrition in Nepal
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2017)

2012

  1. Weather and child health in rural Nigeria
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of African Economies (2014)

2011

  1. Crossing boundaries: gender, caste and schooling in rural Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Distributional implications of climate change in India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)

2008

  1. On measuring the benefits of lower transport costs
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2009)

2007

  1. Incentives, supervision, and sharecropper productivity
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2009)
  2. Watta satta: bride exchange and women's welfare in rural Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2010)

2006

  1. Incomplete contracts and investment: a study of land tenancy in Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Land Titles, Investment, and Agricultural Productivity in Madagascar: A Poverty and Social Impact Analysis
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Environmental determinants of child mortality in rural china: A competing risks approach
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. HAZARDS OF EXPROPRIATION:TENURE INSECURITY AND INVESTMENT IN RURAL CHINA
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (144)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2002)

2001

  1. Monopoly power and distribution in fragmented markets: the case of groundwater
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2004)

1998

  1. Access to markets and the benefits of rural roads
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2000)

1997

  1. Is there an intrahousehold 'flypaper effect'?
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (6)

1993

  1. Delayed Primary School Enrollment and Childhood Malnutrition in Ghana, an Economic Analysis
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (17)

1992

  1. Estimating the Determinants of Cognitive Achivement in Low-Income Countries
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (10)
  2. Risk, Seasonality and School Attendance: Evidence from Rural India
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (4)

1991

  1. Borrowing Constraints and School Attendance: Theory and Evidence from a Low Income Country
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)

1990

  1. SHADOW WAGES AND PEASANT FAMILY LABOR SUPPLY; AN ECONOMETRIC APPLICATION TO THE PERUVIAN SIERRA
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1993)

1988

  1. A SHADOW WAGE APPROACH TO ESTIMATING A LABOR SUPLY MODEL FOR PEASANT HOUSEHOLDS: AN APPLICATION TO THE PERUVIAN SIERRA
    Working Papers, Princeton, Woodrow Wilson School - Public and International Affairs

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Changing wage structure in India in the post-reform era: 1993–2011
    IZA Journal of Migration and Development, 2018, 8, (1), 1-26 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2017

  1. Monsoon Babies: Rainfall Shocks and Child Nutrition in Nepal
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2017, 65, (2), 167 - 188 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. “Well-fare” Economics of Groundwater in South Asia
    World Bank Research Observer, 2017, 32, (1), 1-20 Downloads

2016

  1. FOOD PRICES, WAGES, AND WELFARE IN RURAL INDIA
    Economic Inquiry, 2016, 54, (1), 159-176 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2015

  1. Crossing boundaries: How social hierarchy impedes economic mobility
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 117, (C), 135-154 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Distributional Implications of Climate Change in Rural India: A General Equilibrium Approach
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2015, 97, (4), 1135-1156 Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Income Growth, School Enrolment and the Gender Gap in Schooling: Evidence from Rural Pakistan
    The Pakistan Development Review, 2014, 53, (2), 205-221 Downloads
  2. Weather and Child Health in Rural Nigeria
    Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, (4), 464-492 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2010

  1. Watta Satta: Bride Exchange and Women's Welfare in Rural Pakistan
    American Economic Review, 2010, 100, (4), 1804-25 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2009

  1. Incentives, supervision, and sharecropper productivity
    Journal of Development Economics, 2009, 88, (2), 232-241 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. On measuring the benefits of lower transport costs
    Journal of Development Economics, 2009, 89, (1), 28-38 Downloads View citations (66)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. Land Tenancy and Non-Contractible Investment in Rural Pakistan
    Review of Economic Studies, 2008, 75, (3), 763-788 Downloads View citations (25)

2007

  1. Is Land Titling in Sub-Saharan Africa Cost-Effective? Evidence from Madagascar
    World Bank Economic Review, 2007, 21, (3), 461-485 Downloads View citations (51)

2004

  1. Economic growth and the demand for education: is there a wealth effect?
    Journal of Development Economics, 2004, 74, (1), 33-51 Downloads View citations (75)
  2. Monopoly Power and Distribution in Fragmented Markets: The Case of Groundwater
    Review of Economic Studies, 2004, 71, (3), 783-808 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. Hazards of Expropriation: Tenure Insecurity and Investment in Rural China
    American Economic Review, 2002, 92, (5), 1420-1447 Downloads View citations (145)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Is There an Intrahousehold "Flypaper Effect"? Evidence From a School Feeding Programme
    Economic Journal, 2002, 112, (476), 196-221 Downloads View citations (68)
  3. Weathering the Storm: The Impact of the East Asian Crisis on Farm Households in Indonesia and Thailand
    World Bank Research Observer, 2002, 17, (1), 1-20 View citations (13)

2001

  1. Early childhood nutrition and academic achievement: a longitudinal analysis
    Journal of Public Economics, 2001, 81, (3), 345-368 Downloads View citations (230)

2000

  1. Access to Markets and the Benefits of Rural Roads
    Economic Journal, 2000, 110, (465), 713-37 Downloads View citations (148)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1998

  1. Testing Theories of Consumption Behavior Using Information on Aggregate Shocks: Income Seasonality and Rainfall in Rural India
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998, 80, (1), 1-14 Downloads View citations (48)

1997

  1. Risk, Financial Markets, and Human Capital in a Developing Country
    Review of Economic Studies, 1997, 64, (3), 311-335 Downloads View citations (414)
  2. Self-Selection and the Redistributive Impact of In-Kind Transfers: An Econometric Analysis
    Journal of Human Resources, 1997, 32, (2), 223-249 Downloads View citations (12)

1995

  1. An Economic Analysis of Delayed Primary School Enrollment in a Low Income Country: The Role of Early Childhood Nutrition
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1995, 77, (1), 156-69 Downloads View citations (89)
  2. The Economics of Polygyny in Sub-Saharan Africa: Female Productivity and the Demand for Wives in Cote d'Ivoire
    Journal of Political Economy, 1995, 103, (5), 938-71 Downloads View citations (62)

1994

  1. Borrowing Constraints and Progress through School: Evidence from Peru
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1994, 76, (1), 151-60 Downloads View citations (121)
  2. Student Achievement and Schooling Choice in Low-Income Countries: Evidence from Ghana
    Journal of Human Resources, 1994, 29, (3) Downloads View citations (121)

1993

  1. Shadow Wages and Peasant Family Labour Supply: An Econometric Application to the Peruvian Sierra
    Review of Economic Studies, 1993, 60, (4), 903-921 Downloads View citations (143)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1991

  1. Productivity of men and women and the sexual division of labor in peasant agriculture of the Peruvian Sierra
    Journal of Development Economics, 1991, 37, (1-2), 265-287 Downloads View citations (26)
 
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