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Workplace:UNICEF Office of Research Innocenti, (more information at EDIRC)
Department of Public Polciy, University of North Carolina-Chapel-Hill, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Gender-sensitive social protection: A critical component of the COVID-19 response in low- and middle-income countries
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  2. Pandemics and Violence Against Women and Children
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)

2019

  1. Towards gender equality: A review of evidence on social safety nets in Africa
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2018

  1. A mixed-method review of cash transfers and intimate partner violence in low and middle-income countries
    Innocenti Working Papers View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Research Observer (2018)
  2. Evidence on Social Protection in Contexts of Fragility and Forced Displacement
    Innocenti Research Briefs
  3. Still a leap of faith: microfinance initiatives for reduction of violence against women and children in low-income and middle-income countries
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads

2017

  1. Exploring Women's Empowerment through Asset Ownership and Experience of Intimate Partner Violence
    Innocenti Research Briefs
  2. Myth-busting? Confronting Six Common Perceptions about Unconditional Cash Transfers as a Poverty Reduction Strategy in Africa
    Innocenti Working Papers View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Research Observer (2018)
  3. Myth-busting? How research is refuting common perceptions about unconditional cash transfers
    Innocenti Research Briefs
  4. Understanding the measurement of women’s autonomy: Illustrations from Bangladesh and Ghana
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Cash for Women’s Empowerment? A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Government of Zambia’s Child Grant Programme
    Innocenti Working Papers
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2017)
  2. Making Money Work: Unconditional cash transfers allow women to save and re-invest in rural Zambia
    Innocenti Working Papers View citations (3)

2015

  1. Cash Transfers and Child Nutrition: What we know and what we need to know
    Innocenti Working Papers View citations (2)
  2. Filling the legal void? Experimental evidence from a community-based legal aid program for gender-equal land rights in Tanzania
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  3. Is there Catch-Up Growth? Evidence from Three Continents
    Innocenti Working Papers
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (2016)
  4. Measuring women’s decisionmaking: Indicator choice and survey design experiments from cash and food transfer evaluations in Ecuador, Uganda, and Yemen
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (12)

2014

  1. Can Government-Allocated Land Contribute to Food Security? Intrahousehold Analysis of West Bengal’s Microplot Allocation Program
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2013) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Land, assets, and livelihoods: Gendered analysis of evidence from Odisha State in India
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Synopsis of Gender in agriculture: Closing the knowledge gap
    Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (12)

2013

  1. Evaluation of grassroots community–based legal aid activities in Uganda and Tanzania: Strengthening women’s legal knowledge and land rights
    CAPRi working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Gender inequalities in ownership and control of land in Africa: Myths versus reality
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (25)

2012

  1. Cash, food, or vouchers?: Evidence from a randomized experiment in northern Ecuador
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2014)

2011

  1. A review of empirical evidence on gender differences in non-land agricultural inputs, technology, and services in developing countries
    ESA Working Papers, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Agricultural Development Economics Division (ESA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2010) Downloads View citations (41)
  2. Can conditional cash transfers improve maternal health and birth outcomes?: Evidence from El Salvador's Comunidades Solidarias Rurales
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Gender, assets, and agricultural development programs: A conceptual framework
    CAPRi working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (17)

2010

  1. Understanding gender differences in agricultural productivity in Uganda and Nigeria
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (6)

Undated

  1. Economic Transfers and Social Cohesion in a Refugee-hosting Setting
    Innocenti Working Papers
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2019)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. Can conditional cash transfers improve maternal health care? Evidence from El Salvador's Comunidades Solidarias Rurales program
    Health Economics, 2020, 29, (6), 700-715 Downloads

2019

  1. Economic Transfers and Social Cohesion in a Refugee-Hosting Setting
    Journal of Development Studies, 2019, 55, (S1), 128-146 Downloads
    See also Working Paper
  2. Exploring Impacts of Community-Based Legal Aid on Intrahousehold Gender Relations in Tanzania
    Feminist Economics, 2019, 25, (2), 116-145 Downloads
  3. Government of Malawi's unconditional cash transfer improves youth mental health
    Social Science & Medicine, 2019, 225, (C), 108-119 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Social Protection in Contexts of Fragility and Forced Displacement: Introduction to a Special Issue
    Journal of Development Studies, 2019, 55, (S1), 1-6 Downloads

2018

  1. A Mixed-Method Review of Cash Transfers and Intimate Partner Violence in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
    World Bank Research Observer, 2018, 33, (2), 218-258 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Context and measurement: An analysis of the relationship between intrahousehold decision making and autonomy
    World Development, 2018, 111, (C), 97-112 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Filling the legal void? Impacts of a community-based legal aid program on women’s land-related knowledge, attitudes, and practices
    Oxford Development Studies, 2018, 46, (4), 453-469 Downloads
  4. List randomization for soliciting experience of intimate partner violence: Application to the evaluation of Zambia's unconditional child grant program
    Health Economics, 2018, 27, (3), 622-628 Downloads
  5. Myth-Busting? Confronting Six Common Perceptions about Unconditional Cash Transfers as a Poverty Reduction Strategy in Africa
    World Bank Research Observer, 2018, 33, (2), 259-298 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2017

  1. Cash for Women’s Empowerment? A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Government of Zambia’s Child Grant Program
    World Development, 2017, 95, (C), 55-72 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Themed Issue: Cash Transfers and Microfinance
    Development Policy Review, 2017, 35, (5), 621-643 Downloads
  3. Women's individual asset ownership and experience of intimate partner violence: Evidence from 28 international surveys
    American Journal of Public Health, 2017, 107, (5), 747-755 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Income Transfers and Maternal Health: Evidence from a National Randomized Social Cash Transfer Program in Zambia
    Health Economics, 2016, 25, (2), 225-236 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Is There Catch-Up Growth? Evidence from Three Continents
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 78, (4), 470-500 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. The Effect of Cash, Vouchers, and Food Transfers on Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Northern Ecuador
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8, (3), 284-303 Downloads View citations (30)
  4. Unconditional government social cash transfer in Africa does not increase fertility
    Journal of Population Economics, 2016, 29, (4), 1083-1111 Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Gender inequalities in ownership and control of land in Africa: myth and reality
    Agricultural Economics, 2015, 46, (3), 403-434 Downloads View citations (36)
  2. Impact of the Kenya Cash Transfer for Orphans and Vulnerable Children on early pregnancy and marriage of adolescent girls
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 141, (C), 36-45 Downloads View citations (11)

2014

  1. Can Government-Allocated Land Contribute to Food Security? Intrahousehold Analysis of West Bengal’s Microplot Allocation Program
    World Development, 2014, 64, (C), 860-872 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Cash, food, or vouchers? Evidence from a randomized experiment in northern Ecuador
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 107, (C), 144-156 Downloads View citations (52)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Resettlement and Gender Dimensions of Land Rights in Post-Conflict Northern Uganda
    World Development, 2014, 64, (C), 583-596 Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index
    World Development, 2013, 52, (C), 71-91 Downloads View citations (77)

2012

  1. Peterman etal. Respond
    American Journal of Public Health, 2012, 102, (2), 200 Downloads
    Also in American Journal of Public Health, 2011, 101, (11), 2005 (2011) Downloads
  2. Widowhood and Asset Inheritance in Sub-Saharan Africa: Empirical Evidence from 15 Countries
    Development Policy Review, 2012, 30, (5), 543-571 Downloads View citations (18)

2011

  1. Estimates and determinants of sexual violence against women in the Democratic Republic of Congo
    American Journal of Public Health, 2011, 101, (6), 1060-1067 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Inequality in prime‐age adult deaths in a high AIDS mortality setting: does the measure of economic status matter?
    Health Economics, 2011, 20, (11), 1298-1311 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Understanding the Complexities Surrounding Gender Differences in Agricultural Productivity in Nigeria and Uganda
    Journal of Development Studies, 2011, 47, (10), 1482-1509 Downloads View citations (23)
  4. Women's Property Rights and Gendered Policies: Implications for Women's Long-term Welfare in Rural Tanzania
    Journal of Development Studies, 2011, 47, (1), 1-30 Downloads View citations (17)

2009

  1. Incontinence and trauma: Sexual violence, female genital cutting and proxy measures of gynecological fistula
    Social Science & Medicine, 2009, 68, (5), 971-979 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Opening Up Pandora's Box: The Effect of Gender Targeting and Conditionality on Household Spending Behavior in Mexico's Progresa Program
    World Development, 2009, 37, (6), 1129-1142 Downloads View citations (25)

2007

  1. Child Health and School Enrollment: A Replication
    Journal of Human Resources, 2007, 42, (4) Downloads View citations (6)

Edited books

2014

  1. Gender in Agriculture
    Springer Books, Springer

Chapters

2020

  1. Why gender-sensitive social protection is critical to the COVID-19 response in low- and middle-income countries
    Chapter 21 in COVID-19 and global food security, 2020, pp 91-94 Downloads

2019

  1. Toward gender equality: A critical assessment of evidence on social safety nets in Africa
    Chapter 10 in 2019 Annual trends and outlook report: Gender equality in rural Africa: From commitments to outcomes, 2019, pp ReSAKSS140-148 Downloads
 
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