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Workplace:Economics, New York University Abu Dhabi, (more information at EDIRC)
Department of Economics, New York University (NYU), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2023

  1. The Benefits and Costs of Guest Worker Programs: Experimental Evidence from the India-UAE Migration Corridor
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Managed Labor Migration in Afghanistan
    World Bank Publications - Reports, The World Bank Group Downloads

2015

  1. Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association (2018) Downloads View citations (12) (2018)

2014

  1. STRUCTURE AND PERFORMANCE OF ETHIOPIA’S COFFEE EXPORT SECTOR
    Working Papers, American Association of Wine Economists Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in ESSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2014) Downloads View citations (10)
    2014: Food, Resources and Conflict, December 7-9, 2014. San Diego, California, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium (2014) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Summary of Structure and performance of Ethiopia’s coffee export sector
    ESSP research notes, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Worker Mobility in a Global Labor Market: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. Social Safety Nets: The Role of Education, Remittances and Migration
    EUI-RSCAS Working Papers, European University Institute (EUI), Robert Schuman Centre of Advanced Studies (RSCAS) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in RSCAS Working Papers, European University Institute (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Chapter The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana, NBER Chapters, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads (2014)

2010

  1. EU Policies and African Human Capital Development
    RSCAS Working Papers, European University Institute Downloads
    Also in EUI-RSCAS Working Papers, European University Institute (EUI), Robert Schuman Centre of Advanced Studies (RSCAS) (2010) Downloads
  2. The United Arab Emirates: Some Lessons in Economic Development
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (7)

2006

  1. Economic Development as Problem Solving
    2006 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads

2004

  1. Perception Rents in the Market for Advice
    2004 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics

1998

  1. An Experimental Study of Belief Learning Using Real Beliefs
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (3)
  2. The Truth is in the Eye of the Beholder: or Equilibrium in Beliefs and Rational Learning in Games
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (3)

1996

  1. Learning by Doing and the Choice of Technology
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (265)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1994) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article Learning by Doing and the Choice of Technology, Econometrica, Econometric Society (1996) Downloads View citations (271) (1996)
  2. Research and Productivity
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1995) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Stepping Stone Mobility
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University (1996) View citations (16)

    See also Journal Article Stepping-stone mobility, Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Elsevier (1997) Downloads View citations (15) (1997)

1994

  1. The Bayesian Foundations of Learning by Doing
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (14)
  2. The Transfer of Human Capital
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1994) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article The transfer of human capital, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier (1995) Downloads View citations (58) (1995)

1993

  1. The "Types" of a Baysian Equilibrium
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
  2. The Savage-Bayesian Foundations of Economic Dynamics
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University

1992

  1. Bayesian Learning in Repeated Games Leads to Correlated Equilibria
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (1)
  2. Bayesian Learning without Common Priors and Convergence to Nash Equilibria
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (3)

1991

  1. Learning and agreeing to disagree without common priors
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
  2. Most Games Violate the Harsanyi Doctrine
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (4)
  3. Optimal Growth with Unobservable Resources and Learning
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article Optimal growth with unobservable resources and learning, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier (1996) Downloads View citations (5) (1996)
  4. The Convergence of Bayesian Belief Hierarchies
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (1)

1990

  1. BAYESIAN RATIONALITY AND LEARNING WITHOUT COMMON PRIORS
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (3)
  2. LEARNING IN MIS-SPECIFIED MODELS AND THE POSSIBILITY OF CYCLES
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
    See also Journal Article Learning in mis-specified models and the possibility of cycles, Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier (1991) Downloads View citations (48) (1991)
  3. ON BAYESIAN LEARNING IN OPTIMAL CONTROL PROBLEMS
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
  4. ON THE CONVERGENCE OF BAYESIAN POSTERIOR PROCESSES IN LINEAR ECONOMIC MODELS: COUNTING EQUATIONS AND UNKNOWNS
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University
    See also Journal Article On the convergence of Bayesian posterior processes in linear economic models Counting equations and unknowns, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier (1991) Downloads View citations (3) (1991)
  5. STOCHASTIC DYNAMICS RESOURCES MODELS WITH STOCK-DEPENDENT REWARDS
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University

1989

  1. BAYES' RATIONAL EQUILIBRIA
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University

Journal Articles

2023

  1. Price information, inter-village networks, and “bargaining spillovers”: Experimental evidence from Ghana
    Journal of Development Economics, 2023, 164, (C) Downloads

2022

  1. From bilateral trade to centralized markets: A search model for commodity exchanges in Africa
    Journal of Development Economics, 2022, 157, (C) Downloads View citations (1)

2018

  1. Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2018, 10, (2), 58-100 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data, NBER Working Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (5) (2015)

2017

  1. Transforming Rural Africa-Economics, Technology and Governance
    Journal of African Development, 2017, 19, (1), 161-167 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Food price volatility and its consequences: introduction
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2016, 68, (3), 655-664 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Monopsony Power in Migrant Labor Markets: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates
    Journal of Political Economy, 2016, 124, (6), 1735 - 1792 Downloads View citations (57)

2015

  1. Education, Internal Remittances and Safety Nets in Africa: Some Evidence
    Journal of African Development, 2015, 17, (1), 1-16 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Sustaining High Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Knowledge and the Structure of the Economy
    Journal of African Economies, 2013, 22, (suppl_1), -i101 Downloads View citations (62)

2011

  1. Africa and the Indian Ocean: Trade, Investments, Global Partnerships, and Lessons
    Journal of African Development, 2011, 13, (1), 9-15 Downloads

2010

  1. Africa and the Arab Gulf: A New Economic and Political Alliance?
    Journal of African Development, 2010, 12, (1), 10-19 Downloads
  2. Most games violate the common priors doctrine
    International Journal of Economic Theory, 2010, 6, (1), 189-194 Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. On the informational content of advice: a theoretical and experimental study
    Economic Theory, 2006, 29, (2), 433-452 Downloads View citations (12)

2002

  1. An Experimental Study of Belief Learning Using Elicited Beliefs
    Econometrica, 2002, 70, (3), 971-1005 View citations (255)

1998

  1. Bayesian learning and convergence to Nash equilibria without common priors
    Economic Theory, 1998, 11, (3), 643-655 Downloads View citations (13)

1997

  1. Convergence in Economic Models with Bayesian Hierarchies of Beliefs
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1997, 74, (2), 266-296 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Stepping-stone mobility
    Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 1997, 46, (1), 289-325 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper Stepping Stone Mobility, NBER Working Papers (1996) Downloads View citations (16) (1996)

1996

  1. Learning by Doing and the Choice of Technology
    Econometrica, 1996, 64, (6), 1299-1310 Downloads View citations (271)
    See also Working Paper Learning by Doing and the Choice of Technology, Working Papers (1996) View citations (265) (1996)
  2. Optimal growth with unobservable resources and learning
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1996, 29, (3), 465-491 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper Optimal Growth with Unobservable Resources and Learning, Working Papers (1991) View citations (2) (1991)

1995

  1. A Bayesian Learning Model Fitted to a Variety of Empirical Learning Curves
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1995, 26, (1995 Microeconomics), 247-305 Downloads View citations (111)
  2. The transfer of human capital
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 1995, 19, (5-7), 1033-1064 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper The Transfer of Human Capital, Working Papers (1994) View citations (3) (1994)

1994

  1. Bayesian Learning Leads to Correlated Equilibria in Normal Form Games
    Economic Theory, 1994, 4, (6), 821-41 View citations (19)
  2. On the Convexity of the Value Function in Bayesian Optimal Control Problems
    Economic Theory, 1994, 4, (2), 303-09 View citations (4)
  3. Stochastic Growth When Utility Depends on Both Consumption and the Stock Level
    Economic Theory, 1994, 4, (5), 791-97 View citations (7)
  4. Symposium: Bounded Rationality and Learning: Introduction
    Economic Theory, 1994, 4, (6), 811-20

1991

  1. Learning in mis-specified models and the possibility of cycles
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1991, 55, (2), 416-427 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper LEARNING IN MIS-SPECIFIED MODELS AND THE POSSIBILITY OF CYCLES, Working Papers (1990) (1990)
  2. On the convergence of Bayesian posterior processes in linear economic models Counting equations and unknowns
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 1991, 15, (4), 687-713 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper ON THE CONVERGENCE OF BAYESIAN POSTERIOR PROCESSES IN LINEAR ECONOMIC MODELS: COUNTING EQUATIONS AND UNKNOWNS, Working Papers (1990) (1990)
  3. On the existence of optimal processes in non-stationary environments
    Journal of Economics, 1991, 53, (3), 245-270 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Stochastic dynamic models with stock-dependent rewards
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1991, 55, (1), 161-168 Downloads View citations (10)

1989

  1. Optimal Control of an Unknown Linear Process with Learning
    International Economic Review, 1989, 30, (3), 571-86 Downloads View citations (73)

1988

  1. On characterizing optimality of stochastic competitive processes
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1988, 45, (2), 316-329 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Chapter On Characterizing Optimality of Stochastic Competitive Processes, World Scientific Book Chapters, 2015, 100-113 (2015) Downloads (2015)

Chapters

2015

  1. On Characterizing Optimality of Stochastic Competitive Processes
    Chapter 6 in Decentralization in Infinite Horizon Economies, 2015, pp 100-113 Downloads
    See also Journal Article On characterizing optimality of stochastic competitive processes, Elsevier (1988) Downloads View citations (2) (1988)

2014

  1. The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana
    A chapter in African Successes, Volume II: Human Capital, 2014, pp 305-345 Downloads
    See also Working Paper The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (7) (2011)

1989

  1. Dynamic Optimization Under Uncertainty: Non-convex Feasible Set
    Palgrave Macmillan View citations (26)

Editor

  1. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development
    Springer
 
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