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Working Papers

2017

  1. The Equity Impacts of Targeted Smallholder Agricultural Credit
    HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series, HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies Downloads

2016

  1. Asymmetric Information and Middleman Margins: An Experiment with Indian Potato Farmers
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series, HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies (2015) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Do consumers benefit from supply chain intermediaries ? evidence from a policy experiment in the edible oils market in Bangladesh
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Financing Smallholder Agriculture: An Experiment wth Agent-Intermediated Microloans in India
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads View citations (2)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (10)
    HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series, HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies (2015) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Property Rights and Gender Bias: Evidence from Land Reform in West Bengal
    Working Papers, University of Chile, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2016) Downloads View citations (6)

2015

  1. Accountability of Local and State Governments in India: An Overview of Recent Research
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Indian Growth and Development Review (2014)
  2. Firewood Collections and Economic Growth in Rural Nepal 1995-2010: Evidence from a Household Panel
    BeFinD Working Papers, University of Namur, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Namur, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2013) Downloads View citations (3)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. Deforestation in the Himalayas: Myths and Reality
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
  2. Evolution of Land Distribution in West Bengal 1967-2004: Role of Land Reform and Demographic Changes
    Harvard Business School Working Papers, Harvard Business School Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2010)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2014)
  3. Helping Microfinance Fulfill its Promise: Raising Borrower Incomes through Agent-Intermediated Lending
    HKUST IEMS Thought Leadership Brief Series, HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies Downloads

2013

  1. Agent Intermediated Lending: A New Approach to Microfinance
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Asymmetric Information and Middleman Margins: An Experiment with West Bengal Potato Farmers
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Land Acquisition and Compensation in Singur: What Really Happened?
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Land Acquisition for Industrialization and Compensation of Displaced Farmers
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2010)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2014)
  5. Political Clientelism and Capture: Theory and Evidence from West Bengal, India
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2012) Downloads View citations (23)

2012

  1. Educational Signaling, Credit Constraints and Inequality Dynamics
    CSEF Working Papers, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), University of Naples, Italy Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2010)

2011

  1. Forest Degradation in the Himalayas: Determinants and Policy Options
    Working Papers, University of Namur, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2010)
    Working Papers, University of Namur, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads
  2. How Did the US Housing Slump Begin? The Role of the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (2)
    Also in Annual Conference 2011 (Frankfurt, Main): The Order of the World Economy - Lessons from the Crisis, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. MIDDLEMEN MARGINS AND GLOBALIZATION
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Microeconomics (2013)

2010

  1. A THEORY OF ENDOGENOUS FERTILITY WITH OCCUPATIONAL CHOICE
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
  2. Subsidized Farm Input Programs and Agricultural Performance: A Farm-Level Analysis of West Bengal’s Green Revolution, 1982–1995
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)
  3. THE DISTRIBUTIVE IMPACT OF REFORMS IN CREDIT ENFORCEMENT: EVIDENCE FROM INDIAN DEBT RECOVERY TRIBUNALS
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
    Also in Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India (2009) Downloads View citations (5)
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2010) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2012)

2009

  1. State-Led or Market-Led Green Revolution? Role of Private Irrigation Investment vis-a-vis Local Government Programs in West Bengal’s Farm Productivity Growth
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)
  2. State-led or Market-led Green Revolution? Role of Private Irrigation Investment vis-a-vis Local Government Programs in West Bengal’s Farm Productivity Growth
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)

2008

  1. A Dynamic Incentive-Based Argument for Conditional Transfers
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Economic Record (2008)
  2. Aspirations, Segregation and Occupational Choice
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2008) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2010)
  3. Forests to the People: Decentralization and Forest Degradation in the Indian Himalayas
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2010)
  4. POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, CLIENTELISM AND TARGETING OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS: Analysis of Survey Results from Rural West Bengal, India
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)

2007

  1. LAND REFORM AND FARM PRODUCTIVITY IN WEST BENGAL
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)

2006

  1. Bankruptcy law, bonded labor and inequality
    Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Berlin 2006, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics Downloads
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2005)
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2005) Downloads
  2. Communication Constraints, Incentives and Decentralization in Organizations
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
  3. Impact of Reservations of Panchayat Pradhans on Targeting in West Bengal
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
  4. MANAGING THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSEQUENCES OF GROWTH Forest Degradation in the Indian Mid-Himalayas
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2006) View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in India Policy Forum (2007)
  5. OCCUPATIONAL DIVERSITY AND ENDOGENOUS INEQUALITY
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (5)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2005) View citations (1)
  6. Pro-Poor Targeting and Accountability of Local Governments in West Bengal
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (44)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2003) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2006)

2005

  1. Decentralization, Corruption And Government Accountability: An Overview
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (13)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Decentralization, Hierarchies and Incentives: A Mechanism Design Perspective
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2006)
  3. New Directions in Development Economics: Theory or Empirics? - Is There Too Little Theory in Development Economics?
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics
  4. New Directions in Development Economics: Theory or Empirics? A Symposium in Economic and Political Weekly
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (8)

2004

  1. Ownership Form and Contractual Enefficiency: Comparing Performance of Cooperatives and Private Factories in the Indian Sugar Industry
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India (2004) Downloads

2003

  1. Tax Administration Reform and Taxpayer Compliance in India
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2004)

2002

  1. Is Equality Stable?
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2002)
  2. Persistent Inequality
    Discussion Paper, Center for Intergenerational Studies, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2002) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2003)
  3. Relative Capture of Local and Central Governments: An Essay in the Political Economy of Decentralization
    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)
    Also in Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development (1999) Downloads View citations (15)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley (1999) Downloads View citations (24)
    Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California-Berkeley, Department of Economics (1999) Downloads View citations (17)
  4. The Distributive Impact of Privatization in Latin America: Evidence from Four Countries
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Economía Journal (2003)
  5. The Environmental Impact of Poverty: Evidence from Firewood Collection in Rural Nepal
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2010)

2001

  1. Combating the Crisis in Government Accountability: A Review of Recent International Experience
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)

2000

  1. Contractual Structure and Wealth Accumulation
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (7)
    Also in Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers, Econometric Society (2000) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2002)
  2. Corruption and Decentralization of Infrastructure Delivery in Developing Countries
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (18)
  3. Decentralizing Anti-Poverty Program Delivery in Developing Countries" and C98-104.2 "Corruption and Decentralization of Infrastructure Delivery in Developing Countries
    Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Learning and Decision Costs in Experimental Constant Sum Games
    Departmental Working Papers, Rutgers University, Department of Economics
    Also in Departmental Working Papers, Rutgers University, Department of Economics (1997) View citations (76)

    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (1997)

1999

  1. Contractual Constraints on Firm Performance in Developing Countries
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development Downloads View citations (9)

1998

  1. Expenditure Decentralization and the Delivery of Public Services in Developing Countries
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (34)
    Also in Center for International and Development Economics Research (CIDER) Working Papers, University of California-Berkeley, Department of Economics (1998) Downloads View citations (39)

1997

  1. Inequality, control Rights and Rent Seeking - A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Sugar Cooperatives in Maharashtra
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (3)
  2. Wealth Effects, Incentives and Productivity
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Development Economics (1997)

1996

  1. Budgeting and Hierarchical Control
    Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1996) View citations (5)
  2. Competition and Incentives with Non-Exclusive Contracts
    Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1996)

    See also Journal Article in RAND Journal of Economics (1998)
  3. Contract Complexity, Incentives and the Value of Delegation
    Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme View citations (4)
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1996)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (1997)
  4. Evolving aspirations and cooperation
    Working Papers. Serie AD, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, S.A. (Ivie) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1998)

1995

  1. Income Tax Compliance in India: An Empirical Analysis
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (1995)
  2. Informational Rents and Property Rights in Land
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (11)
  3. Reforming Indian Income Tax Enforcement
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (3)
  4. Tax Amnesties as Asset Laundering Devices
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization (1996)
  5. Tax Amnesties in India; An Empirical Evaluation
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (7)

1994

  1. Aspirations, Adaptive Learning and Cooperation in Reapeted Games
    Working Papers, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (13)
    Also in Discussion Paper, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research (1994) Downloads View citations (2)

1991

  1. Coalition Proof Equilibrium in an Advese Selection Insurance Economy
    University of Chicago - Economics Research Center, Chicago - Economics Research Center View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1995)
  2. Efficiency of Market Under Moral hazard with Side-Trading
    University of Chicago - Economics Research Center, Chicago - Economics Research Center

1990

  1. THE GOOD THE BAD, AND THE UGLY: COALITION PROOF EQUILIBRIUM IN GANES WITH INFINITE STRASTEGIY SPACES
    University of Chicago - Economics Research Center, Chicago - Economics Research Center View citations (2)

1982

  1. Optimal Incentive Schemes in Multiagent Situations (Now published in Review of Economic Studies, (1984).)
    STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE View citations (1)

1981

  1. Non-Cooperative Equilibria in Supergames with 'Almost' Cooperative Outcomes
    STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE

Undated

  1. Do Consumers Benefit from Supply Chain Intermediaries? Evidence from a Policy Experiment in Edible Oils Market in Bangladesh
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads

Journal Articles

2016

  1. A General Equilibrium Analysis of Personal Bankruptcy Law
    Economica, 2016, 83, (329), 31-58 Downloads
  2. A theory of interactions between MFIs and informal lenders
    Journal of Development Economics, 2016, 121, (C), 191-200 Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Political Decentralization
    Annual Review of Economics, 2015, 7, (1), 231-249 Downloads View citations (6)

2014

  1. Accountability of local and state governments in India: an overview of recent research
    Indian Growth and Development Review, 2014, 7, (1), 12-41 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Evolution of land distribution in West Bengal 1967–2004: Role of land reform and demographic changes
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 110, (C), 171-190 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Land acquisition for industrialization and compensation of displaced farmers
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 110, (C), 303-312 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  4. Mechanism Design with Communication Constraints
    Journal of Political Economy, 2014, 122, (5), 1094 - 1129 Downloads View citations (5)

2013

  1. Middlemen Margins and Globalization
    American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2013, 5, (4), 81-119 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2012

  1. A Theory of Occupational Choice with Endogenous Fertility
    American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2012, 4, (4), 1-34 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. State-led or market-led green revolution? Role of private irrigation investment vis-a-vis local government programs in West Bengal's farm productivity growth
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 99, (2), 222-235 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. The Distributive Impact of Reforms in Credit Enforcement: Evidence From Indian Debt Recovery Tribunals
    Econometrica, 2012, 80, (2), 497-558 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. Subsidized Farm Input Programs and Agricultural Performance: A Farm-Level Analysis of West Bengal's Green Revolution, 1982-1995
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (4), 186-214 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. Aspirations, Segregation, and Occupational Choice
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010, 8, (1), 139-168 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Determinants of Redistributive Politics: An Empirical Analysis of Land Reforms in West Bengal, India
    American Economic Review, 2010, 100, (4), 1572-1600 Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Forests to the People: Decentralization and Forest Degradation in the Indian Himalayas
    World Development, 2010, 38, (11), 1642-1656 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  4. Impact of Political Reservations in West Bengal Local Governments on Anti-Poverty Targeting
    Journal of Globalization and Development, 2010, 1, (1), 1-38 Downloads View citations (37)
  5. Inequality and Markets: Some Implications of Occupational Diversity
    American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2010, 2, (4), 38-76 Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Poverty and Disequalization
    Journal of Globalization and Development, 2010, 1, (1), 1-20 Downloads
  7. Social Interactions and Segregation in Skill Accumulation
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010, 8, (2-3), 388-400 Downloads View citations (2)
  8. The Environmental Impact of Poverty: Evidence from Firewood Collection in Rural Nepal
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2010, 59, (1), 23-61 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  9. The Political Economy of Debt Bondage
    American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2010, 2, (3), 44-84 Downloads View citations (13)

2008

  1. A Dynamic Incentive-Based Argument for Conditional Transfers
    The Economic Record, 2008, 84, (s1), S2-S16 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Communitarian versus Universalistic Norms
    Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2008, 3, (1), 33-61 Downloads
  3. The 2007 Nobel Memorial Prize in Mechanism Design Theory
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2008, 110, (2), 237-260 Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Intergenerational mobility and macroeconomic history dependence
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2007, 137, (1), 49-78 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Managing the Environmental Consequences of Growth: Forest Degradation in the Indian mid-Himalayas
    India Policy Forum, 2007, 3, (1), 215-277 Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in India Policy Forum, 2006, 3, (1), 125-277 (2006) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Decentralisation and Accountability in Infrastructure Delivery in Developing Countries
    Economic Journal, 2006, 116, (508), 101-127 Downloads View citations (109)
  2. Decentralization, Hierarchies, and Incentives: A Mechanism Design Perspective
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2006, 44, (2), 367-390 Downloads View citations (97)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Pro-poor targeting and accountability of local governments in West Bengal
    Journal of Development Economics, 2006, 79, (2), 303-327 Downloads View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  4. Satisficing and Selection in Electoral Competition
    Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2006, 1, (2), 171-200 Downloads View citations (9)

2005

  1. Decentralizing antipoverty program delivery in developing countries
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (4), 675-704 Downloads View citations (110)

2004

  1. Tax Administration Reform and Taxpayer Compliance in India
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2004, 11, (5), 575-600 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. The Organization of Supplier Networks: Effects of Delegation and Intermediation
    Econometrica, 2004, 72, (4), 1179-1219 Downloads View citations (38)

2003

  1. "Fiscal Corruption: A Vice or a Virtue?"--A Comment
    World Development, 2003, 31, (8), 1469-1472 Downloads
  2. Persistent Inequality
    Review of Economic Studies, 2003, 70, (2), 369-393 Downloads View citations (104)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. The Distributive Impact of Privatization in Latin America: Evidence from Four Countries
    Economía Journal, 2003, Volume 3 Number 2, (Spring 2003), 161-234 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2002

  1. Contractual Structure and Wealth Accumulation
    American Economic Review, 2002, 92, (4), 818-849 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Is Equality Stable?
    American Economic Review, 2002, 92, (2), 253-259 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2001

  1. Incentives and Coordination in Hierarchies
    The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2001, 1, (1), 1-38 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Inequality, Control Rights, and Rent Seeking: Sugar Cooperatives in Maharashtra
    Journal of Political Economy, 2001, 109, (1), 138-190 Downloads View citations (46)
  3. Reinforcement Learning in Repeated Interaction Games
    The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2001, 1, (1), 1-44 Downloads View citations (23)

2000

  1. Capture and Governance at Local and National Levels
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (2), 135-139 Downloads View citations (281)

1998

  1. Competition and Incentives with Nonexclusive Contracts
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1998, 29, (3), 443-465 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Evolving Aspirations and Cooperation
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1998, 80, (2), 292-331 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1997

  1. Contract Complexity, Incentives, and the Value of Delegation
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 1997, 6, (1), 257-289 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Learning and Decision Costs in Experimental Constant Sum Games
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1997, 19, (1), 97-132 Downloads View citations (69)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  3. Wealth Effects, Incentives, and Productivity
    Review of Development Economics, 1997, 1, (1), 116-33 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1996

  1. Tax Amnesties as Asset-Laundering Devices
    Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 1996, 12, (2), 408-31 View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1995

  1. Coalition Proof Equilibrium in an Adverse Selection Insurance Economy
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1995, 66, (1), 113-138 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Corruptible Law Enforcers: How Should They Be Compensated?
    Economic Journal, 1995, 105, (428), 145-59 Downloads View citations (237)
  3. Hierarchical Decentralization of Incentive Contracts
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1995, 26, (4), 654-672 Downloads View citations (84)
  4. Income tax compliance in India: An empirical analysis
    World Development, 1995, 23, (12), 2051-2064 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  5. Market failure with moral hazard and side trading
    Journal of Public Economics, 1995, 58, (2), 159-184 Downloads View citations (9)
  6. Productivity, contracting modes, and development
    Journal of Development Economics, 1995, 46, (2), 203-231 Downloads View citations (7)

1994

  1. Learning Behavior in an Experimental Matching Pennies Game
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1994, 7, (1), 62-91 Downloads View citations (104)
  2. Marginal Deterrence in Enforcement of Law
    Journal of Political Economy, 1994, 102, (5), 1039-66 Downloads View citations (67)

1992

  1. A theory of responsibility centers
    Journal of Accounting and Economics, 1992, 15, (4), 445-484 Downloads View citations (54)
  2. Dominant strategy implementation of Bayesian incentive compatible allocation rules
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1992, 56, (2), 378-399 Downloads View citations (94)
  3. Monitoring vis-a-vis Investigation in Enforcement of Law
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (3), 556-65 Downloads View citations (73)
  4. The good, the bad, and the ugly: Coalition proof equilibrium in infinite games
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1992, 4, (1), 101-121 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. The revelation approach to nash implementation
    Economics Letters, 1992, 39, (3), 309-313 Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. Collusive Market Structure Under Learning-By-Doing and Increasing Returns
    Review of Economic Studies, 1991, 58, (5), 993-1009 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. El aprendizaje en el trabajo y la estructura industrial del mercado: Un panorama
    El Trimestre Económico, 1991, LVIII (1), (229), 139-162
  3. On the competitive pressure created by the diffusion of innovations
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1991, 54, (1), 124-147 Downloads View citations (19)

1990

  1. Enforcement Costs and the Optimal Progressivity of Income Taxes
    Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 1990, 6, (2), 410-31 View citations (19)
  2. Implementation via Augmented Revelation Mechanisms
    Review of Economic Studies, 1990, 57, (3), 453-475 Downloads View citations (45)
  3. Norms, Third-Party Sanctions, and Cooperation
    Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 1990, 6, (1), 33-63 View citations (23)

1989

  1. Delegation as Commitment: The Case of Income Tax Audits
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1989, 20, (2), 139-163 Downloads View citations (66)
  2. Optimal Auditing, Insurance, and Redistribution
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1989, 104, (2), 399-415 Downloads View citations (226)

1988

  1. A Competitive Efficiency Wage Model with Keynesian Features
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1988, 103, (4), 609-645 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Involuntary unemployment and worker self-selection
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1988, 45, (1), 171-188 Downloads

1987

  1. Incentives, Compensation, and Social Welfare
    Review of Economic Studies, 1987, 54, (2), 209-226 Downloads View citations (11)

1986

  1. Involuntary Unemployment and Worker Moral Hazard
    Review of Economic Studies, 1986, 53, (5), 739-754 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Portfolio Choice in Research and Development
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1986, 17, (4), 594-605 View citations (41)
  3. Shadow pricing with suboptimal policy rules
    Journal of Public Economics, 1986, 31, (3), 287-305 Downloads

1985

  1. Counterintuitive Results in Simultaneous-Move Incomplete Information Games: Some Examples
    International Economic Review, 1985, 26, (3), 655-59 Downloads

1984

  1. Optimal Incentive Schemes with Many Agents
    Review of Economic Studies, 1984, 51, (3), 433-446 Downloads View citations (187)

1982

  1. A Decomposition Analysis of the Trend in UK Income Inequality
    Economic Journal, 1982, 92, (368), 886-902 Downloads View citations (157)

Books

2008

  1. Market Institutions, Governance, and Development: Collected essays
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press

2006

  1. Understanding Poverty
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (16)

Edited books

2006

  1. Decentralization and Local Governance in Developing Countries: A Comparative Perspective, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (44)

Chapters

2012

  1. Incentives in Hierarchies
    A chapter in The Handbook of Organizational Economics, 2012 View citations (1)

2006

  1. Decentralization, Corruption and Government Accountability
    Chapter 6 in International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption, 2006 Downloads View citations (11)
 
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