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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
  2. Skill versus Voice in Local Development
    Research Papers, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads
  3. The Illusion of Stable Preferences over Major Life Decisions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  4. Using RCTs to Estimate Long-Run Impacts in Development Economics
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads

2018

  1. Economic and Non-Economic Factors in Violence: Evidence from Organized Crime, Suicides and Climate in Mexico
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Sell Low and Buy High: Arbitrage and Local Price Effects in Kenyan Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

2017

  1. Reevaluating Agricultural Productivity Gaps with Longitudinal Microdata
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (2017) Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Self-Control and Demand for Preventive Health: Evidence from Hypertension in India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Appliance Ownership and Aspirations among Electric Grid and Home Solar Households in Rural Kenya
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2016)
  2. Can War Foster Cooperation?
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (26)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (26)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)
  3. Does Mass Deworming Affect Child Nutrition? Meta-analysis, Cost-Effectiveness, and Statistical Power
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (8)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2016) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Experimental Evidence on the Demand for and Costs of Rural Electrification
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
  5. Impacts and Determinants of Health Levels in Low-Income Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Transparency, Reproducibility, and the Credibility of Economics Research
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2018)

2015

  1. How Strong are Ethnic Preferences?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Discussion Paper Series in Economics, Norwegian School of Economics, Department of Economics (2015) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Risky Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2017)
  3. The value of democracy: evidence from road building in Kenya
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (62)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (14)
    STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE (2013) Downloads View citations (34)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (22)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  4. When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2015)
  5. Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of a Child Health Investment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2016)

2014

  1. Barriers to Electrification for "Under Grid" Households in Rural Kenya
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. CORRESPONDENCE: Temperature and violence
    University of California at Santa Barbara, Recent Works in Economics, Department of Economics, UC Santa Barbara Downloads
  3. Climate and Conflict
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2015)
  4. Temperature and violence
    University of California at Santa Barbara, Recent Works in Economics, Department of Economics, UC Santa Barbara Downloads View citations (2)
  5. The Economics of Civil War: Climate, Poverty and Trade
    2014: Food, Resources and Conflict, December 7-9, 2014. San Diego, California, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Downloads

2013

  1. Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

2012

  1. Do Cash Transfers Improve Birth Outcomes? Evidence from Matched Vital Statistics, Social Security and Program Data
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2011) Downloads View citations (6)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Healing the Wounds: Learning from Sierra Leone's Post-war Institutional Reforms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Chapter (2014)

2011

  1. Being Surveyed Can Change Later Behavior and Related Parameter Estimates
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (44)
  2. Breaking Gender Barriers
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Education as Liberation?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Journal Article in Economica (2016)
  4. Incorporating Climate Uncertainty into Estimates of Climate Change Impacts, with Applications to U.S. and African Agriculture
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  5. Reshaping Institutions: Evidence on Aid Impacts Using a Pre-Analysis Plan
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012)
  6. Social Assistance and Birth Outcomes: Evidence from the Uruguayan PANES
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2011) Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Climate and Civil War: Is the Relationship Robust?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (53)
  2. Collective Action in Diverse Sierra Leone Communities
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2013)
  3. Understanding Transitory Rainfall Shocks, Economic Growth and Civil Conflict
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  4. You've Earned It: Combining Field and Lab Experiments to Estimate the Impact of Human Capital on Social Preferences
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. Civil War
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2010)
  2. Civil War: A Review of 50 Years of Research
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Civil War: A Review of Fifty Years of Research
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Deworming and Development: Asking the Right Questions, Asking the Questions Right
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
  5. Government Transfers and Political Support
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2009) Downloads View citations (1)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (4)
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2009) Downloads View citations (2)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2009) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)
  6. Incentives to Learn
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (95)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (58)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2005) Downloads View citations (5)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2004) Downloads View citations (28)
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website (2004) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2009)
  7. Individual Ability and Selection into Migration in Kenya
    Human Development Research Papers (2009 to present), Human Development Report Office (HDRO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2009) Downloads View citations (3)
  8. Spring Cleaning: Rural Water Impacts, Valuation and Property Rights Institutions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2011)
  9. The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2009) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)

2008

  1. National Cultures and Soccer Violence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Tracking, Attrition and Data Quality in the Kenyan Life Panel Survey Round 1 (KLPS-1)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (16)

2006

  1. Cultures of Corruption: Evidence From Diplomatic Parking Tickets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (27)
  2. Entrepreneurship: First Results from Russia
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) (2004) Downloads
  3. Freed from Illiteracy? A Closer Look at Venezuela’s Robinson Literacy Campaign
    Wesleyan Economics Working Papers, Wesleyan University, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. The Long Run Impact of Bombing Vietnam
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2011)

2005

  1. Orphans and Schooling in Africa: A Longitudinal Analysis
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2007)
  2. Who are Russia’s entrepreneurs?
    Working Papers, Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2005)

2004

  1. Did Industrialization Destroy Social Capital in Indonesia?
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2003) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Iron deficiency anemia and school participation
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Merit Scholarships, Randomized Evaluation, Human Capital Spillovers, Africa
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University Downloads
  4. Rainfall, Poverty and Crime in 19th Century Germany
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. The Illusion of Sustainability
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2004) Downloads View citations (6)
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website (2004) Downloads View citations (8)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (9)
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University (2004) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2007)
  6. Worms: Education and health externalities in kenya
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (15)

2003

  1. Networks, social learning, and technology adoption: The case of deworming drugs in kenya
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (18)

2001

  1. Ethnic Diversity and School Funding in Kenya
    Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in HEW, University Library of Munich, Germany (2001) Downloads View citations (10)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (2001) Downloads View citations (10)

1999

  1. Ethnic Diversity, Mobility and School Funding: Theory and Evidence From Kenya
    STICERD - Development Economics Papers - From 2008 this series has been superseded by Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (1999) Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Transparency, Reproducibility, and the Credibility of Economics Research
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2018, 56, (3), 920-80 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. Risky Transportation Choices and the Value of a Statistical Life
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017, 9, (1), 202-28 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Appliance Ownership and Aspirations among Electric Grid and Home Solar Households in Rural Kenya
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (5), 89-94 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Can War Foster Cooperation?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (3), 249-74 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  3. Do Cash Transfers Improve Birth Outcomes? Evidence from Matched Vital Statistics, Program, and Social Security Data
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8, (2), 1-43 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Education as Liberation?
    Economica, 2016, 83, (329), 1-30 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  5. Electrification for “Under Grid” households in Rural Kenya
    Development Engineering, 2016, 1, (C), 26-35 Downloads View citations (6)
  6. Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of a Child Health Investment
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2016, 131, (4), 1637-1680 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. Climate and Conflict
    Annual Review of Economics, 2015, 7, (1), 577-617 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Incorporating Climate Uncertainty into Estimates of Climate Change Impacts
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97, (2), 461-471 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. The Value of Democracy: Evidence from Road Building in Kenya
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (6), 1817-51 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  4. War and local collective action in Sierra Leone: A comment on the use of coefficient stability approaches
    Journal of Public Economics, 2015, 128, (C), 30-33 Downloads View citations (13)
  5. When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming
    World Bank Economic Review, 2015, 29, (suppl_1), S9-S24 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  6. You’ve earned it: estimating the impact of human capital on social preferences
    Experimental Economics, 2015, 18, (3), 385-407 Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. Economic Shocks and Democratization in Africa
    Political Science Research and Methods, 2014, 2, (01), 33-47 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Reconciling climate-conflict meta-analyses: reply to Buhaug et al
    Climatic Change, 2014, 127, (3), 399-405 Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Collective Action in Diverse Sierra Leone Communities
    Economic Journal, 2013, 285-316 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2012

  1. Reshaping Institutions: Evidence on Aid Impacts Using a Preanalysis Plan
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2012, 127, (4), 1755-1812 Downloads View citations (86)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2011

  1. CIVIL WAR EXPOSURE AND VIOLENCE
    Economics and Politics, 2011, 23, (1), 59-73 View citations (25)
  2. Government Transfers and Political Support
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (3), 1-28 Downloads View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Re-examining Economic Shocks and Civil Conflict
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (4), 228-32 Downloads View citations (50)
  4. Spring Cleaning: Rural Water Impacts, Valuation, and Property Rights Institutions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2011, 126, (1), 145-205 Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  5. The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (2), 196-214 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  6. The long-run impact of bombing Vietnam
    Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 96, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (206)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2010

  1. Civil War
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2010, 48, (1), 3-57 Downloads View citations (234)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Political Competition and Ethnic Identification in Africa
    American Journal of Political Science, 2010, 54, (2), 494-510 Downloads View citations (16)

2009

  1. Incentives to Learn
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2009, 91, (3), 437-456 Downloads View citations (133)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. War and local collective action in Sierra Leone
    Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 93, (11-12), 1144-1157 Downloads View citations (297)

2007

  1. Corruption, Norms, and Legal Enforcement: Evidence from Diplomatic Parking Tickets
    Journal of Political Economy, 2007, 115, (6), 1020-1048 Downloads View citations (250)
  2. Orphans and schooling in africa: a longitudinal analysis
    Demography, 2007, 44, (1), 35-57 Downloads View citations (126)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. The Illusion of Sustainability
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2007, 122, (3), 1007-1065 Downloads View citations (148)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2006

  1. Anemia and School Participation
    Journal of Human Resources, 2006, 41, (4) Downloads View citations (76)
  2. Does Industrialization Build or Destroy Social Networks?
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2006, 54, (2), 287-317 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. Poverty and crime in 19th century Germany
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2006, 59, (3), 370-388 Downloads View citations (39)
  4. War and Institutions: New Evidence from Sierra Leone
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 394-399 Downloads View citations (47)

2005

  1. Does Social Capital Promote Industrialization? Evidence from a Rapid Industrializer
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (4), 754-762 Downloads View citations (28)
  2. Ethnic diversity, social sanctions, and public goods in Kenya
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (11-12), 2325-2368 Downloads View citations (309)
  3. Poverty and Witch Killing
    Review of Economic Studies, 2005, 72, (4), 1153-1172 Downloads View citations (67)
  4. Who are Russia's Entrepreneurs?
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2005, 3, (2-3), 587-597 Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2004

  1. Economic Shocks and Civil Conflict: An Instrumental Variables Approach
    Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 112, (4), 725-753 Downloads View citations (599)
  2. Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities
    Econometrica, 2004, 72, (1), 159-217 Downloads View citations (597)

2003

  1. Comment on: Social capital and growth
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 2003, 50, (1), 195-198 Downloads View citations (10)

Books

2010

  1. Economic Gangsters: Corruption, Violence, and the Poverty of Nations
    Economics Books, Princeton University Press View citations (1)

2009

  1. Africa's Turn?, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (16)

Chapters

2014

  1. Healing the Wounds: Learning from Sierra Leone's Postwar Institutional Reforms
    A chapter in African Successes, Volume I: Government and Institutions, 2014, pp 15-32 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2010

  1. Fighting for Economic Development
    A chapter in Economic Gangsters: Corruption, Violence, and the Poverty of Nations, 2010 Downloads

2008

  1. The Impact of Child Health and Nutrition on Education in Less Developed Countries
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (35)
 
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