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Homepage:http://www9.georgetown.edu/faculty/wgj
Workplace:Economics Department, Georgetown University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Fintech and Household Resilience to Shocks: Evidence from Digital Loans in Kenya
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

2016

  1. Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2012

  1. Evaluating the efficacy of mass media and social marketing campaigns in changing consumer financial behavior
    Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  2. State vs Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Mobile Money: The Economics of M-PESA
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (57)

2009

  1. Health investments and economic growth: macroeconomic evidence and microeconomic foundations
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (27)
  2. Heckle and Chide: Results of a Randomized Road Safety Intervention in Kenya
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2011)

2008

  1. Adverse Selection and Career Outcomes in the Ethiopian Physician Labor Market
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Employee Cost-Sharing and the Welfare Effects of Flexible Spending Accounts
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2006)

2004

  1. Dynamic Enfranchisement
    2004 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings, Econometric Society (2004) Downloads View citations (2)
    Wallis Working Papers, University of Rochester - Wallis Institute of Political Economy (2003) Downloads View citations (7)
    Public Economics, University Library of Munich, Germany (2003) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2006)
  2. Optimal risk adjustment in a model with adverse selection and spatial competition
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)

2003

  1. Comparing the distortionary effects of alternative in-kind intergovernmental transfers
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: How Much Should Poor Countries Contribute?
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2005)
  3. Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: When Should Poor Countries Contribute?
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. Poverty Reduction Using Self-Interested Intermediaries: Implications for the Design of Inter-Governmental Transfers
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. Redistributing to the sick: How should health expenditures be integrated into the tax system?
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The Organization of Public Service Provision
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economic Theory (2004)

2001

  1. Public policy toward nongovernmental organizations in developing countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Purchasing Health Care Services from Providers with Unknown Altruism
    Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2005)

2000

  1. Decentralizing the provision of health services: an incomplete contracts approach
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Health insurance reform in four Latin American countries: theory and practice
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

1998

  1. Controlling Risk Selction Incentives when Health Insurance Contracts are Endogenous
    Working Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics View citations (3)
  2. Equilibrium in Competitive Insurance Markets with Ex Ante Adverse Slection and Ex Post Moral Hazard
    Working Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2002)
  3. Managing Competition in the Health Insurance Market
    Working Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics View citations (1)
  4. The Treatment of Financial Services Under a Broad-Based Consumption Tax
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University View citations (2)

1997

  1. International Risk Sharing and Health Insurance Financing
    Working Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics

1996

  1. The Efficiency of VAT Implementation; A Comparative Study of Central and Eastern European Countries in Transition
    IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund Downloads View citations (3)

1992

  1. Power sharing and pollution control: coordinating policies among levels of government
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. An Application of Optimal Tax Theory tot he Regulation of a Duopoly
    Working Papers, University of Sydney, School of Economics Downloads
  2. POLLUTION CONTROL VERSUS ABATEMENT: IMPLICATIONS FOR TAXATION UNDER ASYMMETRIC INFORMATION
    Working Papers, University of Sydney, School of Economics Downloads

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Transaction Networks: Evidence from Mobile Money in Kenya
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 356-61 Downloads View citations (14)

2011

  1. Heckle and Chide: Results of a randomized road safety intervention in Kenya
    Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (11), 1438-1446 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2008

  1. CONDITIONING AID ON SOCIAL EXPENDITURES
    Economics and Politics, 2008, 20, (1), 125-140 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Protecting the Vulnerable: the Tradeoff between Risk Reduction and Public Insurance
    World Bank Economic Review, 2007, 21, (1), 73-91 View citations (1)

2006

  1. Dynamic enfranchisement
    Journal of Public Economics, 2006, 90, (4-5), 551-572 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Employee cost-sharing and the welfare effects of flexible spending accounts
    Journal of Public Economics, 2006, 90, (12), 2285-2301 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Optimal risk adjustment with adverse selection and spatial competition
    Journal of Health Economics, 2006, 25, (5), 908-926 Downloads View citations (19)
  4. Social Conflict and Gradual Political Succession: An Illustrative Model*
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2006, 108, (4), 703-725 Downloads View citations (8)

2005

  1. Comparing the Distortionary Effects of Alternative Intergovernmental Transfers
    Public Finance Review, 2005, 33, (4), 488-505 Downloads
  2. Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: How Much Should Poor Countries Contribute?
    World Bank Economic Review, 2005, 19, (1), 45-67 View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Purchasing health care services from providers with unknown altruism
    Journal of Health Economics, 2005, 24, (1), 73-93 Downloads View citations (80)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2004

  1. Falling short of expectations: public health interventions in developing and transition economies
    Social Science & Medicine, 2004, 58, (2), 223-225 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Organization of Public Service Provision
    Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2004, 6, (3), 409-425 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2002

  1. Designing incentives for rural health care providers in developing countries
    Journal of Development Economics, 2002, 69, (1), 297-303 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Equilibrium in competitive insurance markets with ex ante adverse selection and ex post moral hazard
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 84, (2), 251-278 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  3. Public Intervention in Health Insurance Markets: Theory and Four Examples from Latin America
    World Bank Research Observer, 2002, 17, (1), 67-88 View citations (1)

2001

  1. Controlling selection incentives when health insurance contracts are endogenous
    Journal of Public Economics, 2001, 80, (1), 25-48 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The public economics of tuberculosis control
    Health Policy, 2001, 57, (2), 79-96 Downloads View citations (2)

2000

  1. Public spending on health care: how are different criteria related? a second opinion
    Health Policy, 2000, 53, (1), 61-67 Downloads View citations (1)

1998

  1. Intergenerational Risk Sharing and Health Insurance Financing
    The Economic Record, 1998, 74, (225), 153-61 View citations (5)

1997

  1. Welfare-Improving Health Expenditure Subsidies
    American Economic Review, 1997, 87, (1), 206-21 Downloads View citations (13)

1996

  1. Production efficiency and the design of temporary investment incentives
    Journal of Public Economics, 1996, 61, (1), 87-106 Downloads View citations (2)

Books

2010

  1. Incentives and Dynamics in the Ethiopian Health Worker Labor Market
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads

Chapters

2014

  1. State versus Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya
    A chapter in African Successes, Volume I: Government and Institutions, 2014, pp 307-330 Downloads View citations (1)
 
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