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Homepage:http://www.aae.wisc.edu/schechter/
Workplace:Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, (more information at EDIRC)
Economics Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Country of Women? Repercussions of the Triple Alliance War in Paraguay
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2019

  1. Brokering Votes With Information Spread Via Social Networks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Structural experimentation to distinguish between models of risk sharing with frictions in rural Paraguay
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2017) Downloads

2018

  1. Government Decentralization Under Changing State Capacity: Experimental Evidence From Paraguay
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Structural Experimentation to Distinguish between Models of Risk Sharing with Frictions
    2013 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics

2011

  1. Motives for Sharing in Social Networks
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)
  2. The Value of social networks in rural Paraguay
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2011) Downloads
  3. Vote-Buying and Reciprocity
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (2)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2009) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2012)

2006

  1. To Deceive or Not to Deceive: The Effect of Deception on Behavior inFuture Laboratory Experiments
    Working Papers, Yale University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2008)

2005

  1. Traditional trust measurement and the risk confound: An experiment in rural paraguay
    Artefactual Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2007)

2004

  1. Evaluating different approaches to estimating vulnerability
    Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (34)

2002

  1. MEASURING VULNERABILITY
    2002 Annual meeting, July 28-31, Long Beach, CA, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2002, Royal Economic Society (2002) View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2003)
  2. Measuring Vulnerability: The Director's Cut
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. Externalities and Spillovers from Sanitation and Waste Management in Urban and Rural Neighborhoods
    Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 2020, 42, (3), 395-420 Downloads

2018

  1. Receptiveness to advice, cognitive ability, and technology adoption
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2018, 149, (C), 239-268 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Subsidies versus mental accounting nudges: Harnessing mobile payment systems to improve sanitation
    Journal of Development Economics, 2018, 135, (C), 235-254 Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Risk, learning, and technology adoption
    Agricultural Economics, 2015, 46, (1), 11-24 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Social Networks in Developing Countries
    Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2015, 7, (1), 451-472 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Stability of experimental and survey measures of risk, time, and social preferences: A review and some new results
    Journal of Development Economics, 2015, 117, (C), 151-170 Downloads View citations (94)

2014

  1. The roles of risk and ambiguity in technology adoption
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2014, 97, (C), 204-218 Downloads View citations (31)

2012

  1. Inequality, Reciprocity, and Credit in Social Networks
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2012, 94, (2), 402-410 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Motives for sharing in social networks
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 99, (1), 13-26 Downloads View citations (60)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Vote‐Buying and Reciprocity
    Econometrica, 2012, 80, (2), 863-881 Downloads View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2009

  1. Detecting Problems in Survey Data Using Benford’s Law
    Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44, (1) Downloads View citations (54)

2008

  1. To deceive or not to deceive: The effect of deception on behavior in future laboratory experiments
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2008, 68, (3-4), 477-488 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. An empirical non-parametric likelihood family of data-based Benford-like distributions
    Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2007, 380, (C), 429-438 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Risk aversion and expected-utility theory: A calibration exercise
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2007, 35, (1), 67-76 Downloads View citations (32)
  3. Theft, Gift-Giving, and Trustworthiness: Honesty Is Its Own Reward in Rural Paraguay
    American Economic Review, 2007, 97, (5), 1560-1582 Downloads View citations (32)
  4. Traditional trust measurement and the risk confound: An experiment in rural Paraguay
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2007, 62, (2), 272-292 Downloads View citations (134)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2006

  1. Trust, trustworthiness, and risk in rural Paraguay
    Experimental Economics, 2006, 9, (2), 173-173 Downloads View citations (2)

2003

  1. Measuring Vulnerability
    Economic Journal, 2003, 113, (486), C95-C102 Downloads View citations (167)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
 
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