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Working Papers

2019

  1. Identifying the Vulnerable to Poverty from Natural Disasters: The Case of Typhoons in the Philippines
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. The Chronology of a Disaster
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

2018

  1. Mobility in Cities: Distributional Impact Analysis of Transportation Improvement in São Paulo Metropolitan Region
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, University of São Paulo (FEA-USP) Downloads
  2. The reallocation of district-level spending and natural disasters: evidence from Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2017

  1. Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Safeguarding Against a Reversal in Social Gains During the Economic Crisis in Brazil
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

2016

  1. Cyclical Variations in Participation and Employment in Urban Brazil
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Estimating poverty rates in target populations: an assessment of the simple poverty scorecard and alternative approaches
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Synergies in child nutrition: interactions of food security, health and environment, and child care
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2014

  1. Does access to information empower the poor ? evidence from the Dominican Republic
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Electoral accountability and local government spending in Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

2013

  1. Disquiet on the weather front: the welfare impacts of climatic variability in the rural Philippines
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. In-Utero Rainfall Variability and Birth Weight in the Rural Philippines
    2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C., Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Monsoon babies: rainfall shocks and child nutrition in Nepal
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2017)
  4. Shorter, cheaper, quicker, better: linking measures of household food security to nutritional outcomes in Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Uganda, and Tanzania
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)

2012

  1. Rainfall variability, occupational choice, and welfare in rural Bangladesh
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economics of the Household (2015)
  2. Weather and child health in rural Nigeria
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of African Economies (2014)

2011

  1. Can we rely on cash transfers to protect dietary diversity during food crises ? estimates from Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Distributional implications of climate change in India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Electoral accountability, fiscal decentralization and service delivery in Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (13)
  4. How do ex ante simulations compare with ex post evaluations ? evidence from the impact of conditional cash transfer programs
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Poverty Impacts of Climate Change
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank - Economic Premise (2011)
  6. The impacts of climate variability on welfare in rural Mexico
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (22)
  7. The poverty impacts of climate change: a review of the evidence
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
  8. Too little too late: welfare impacts of rainfall shocks in rural Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (2012)

2009

  1. Globalization and the Role of Public Transfers in Redistributing Income in Latin America and the Caribbean
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2010)
  2. Latin America - Determinants of Regional Welfare Disparities within Latin American Countries: Country Case Studies
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Latin America - Determinants of Regional Welfare Disparities within Latin American Countries: Synthesis
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Measuring the quality of education and health services: the use of perception data from Indonesia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Social networks among indigenous peoples in Mexico
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  6. Sources of Welfare Disparities across and within Regions of Brazil: Evidence from the 2002-03 Household Budget Survey
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Assessing Our Work on Impact Evaluation
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  2. The Impacts of Cash and In-Kind Transfers on Consumption and Labor Supply: Experimental Evidence from Rural Mexico
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (13)

2007

  1. Cyclical Variations in Participation and Employment in Urban Labor Markets: the Case of Colombia and Mexico
    Coyuntura Social, Fedesarrollo Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Economic Opportunities for Indigenous Peoples in Latin America: Conference Edition
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Indigenous peoples in Latin America: economic opportunities and social networks
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

2006

  1. Conditional cash transfers, adult work incentives, and poverty
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2008)
  2. Evaluating the impact of Mexico's quality schools program: the pitfalls of using nonexperimental data
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)
  3. The Effect of Income on Demand for Micronutrients in Poor Rural Mexico
    Discussion Papers, D.E.S. (Department of Economic Studies), University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy Downloads

2005

  1. PROGRESA and its impacts on the welfare of rural households in Mexico
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (72)

2004

  1. An evaluation of the performance of regression discontinuity design on PROGRESA
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Consumption insurance and vulnerability to poverty: a synthesis of the evidence from Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Mali, Mexico and Russia
    Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Correlates and Determinants of Child Anthropometrics in Latin America: Background and Overview of the Symposium
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Journal Article in Economics & Human Biology (2004)

2003

  1. Can Social Programs be Reliably Evaluated with NonExperimental Methods? Evidence on the Performance of Regression Discontinuity Design using PROGRESA data
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003, Royal Economic Society Downloads
  2. Consumption insurance and vulnerability to poverty
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2003) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The impact of Progresa on food consumption
    FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2003) Downloads View citations (19)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2004)

2002

  1. Are the welfare losses from imperfect targeting important?
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2002) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Economica (2007)
  2. Labor market shocks and their impacts on work and schooling
    FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2002) Downloads View citations (14)
  3. The sensitivity of calorie-income demand elasticity to price changes
    FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2002) Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Conditional cash transfers and their impact on child work and schooling
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2001) Downloads View citations (40)
  2. Is PROGRESA working?
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2001) Downloads View citations (10)
  3. On the targeting and redistributive efficiencies of alternative transfer instruments
    FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2001) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2004)
  4. Targeting the poor in Mexico
    FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2001) Downloads View citations (1)

1999

  1. The structure of wages during the economic transition in Romania
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic Systems (2003)

1992

  1. Risk, Seasonality and School Attendance: Evidence from Rural India
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (4)

1991

  1. Seasonal Labor Utilization in Agriculture: Theory and Evidence from Agrarian Households in India
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (1993)

1990

  1. HOUSEHOLD RESOURCES, TRANSACTIONS COSTS AND SYMMETRY IN THE MARKET FOR LAND LEASES
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics
  2. LAND TANANCY AND RURAL FACTOR MARKET IMPERFECTIONS REVISITED
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics

1989

  1. DETERMINANTS OF LABOR DEMAND AND LABOR SUPPLY OF RURAL HOUSEHOLDS: THE ESTIMATION OF A DYNAMIC AGRICULTURAL HOUSEHOLD MODEL WITH RISK
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics
  2. LABOR MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND INTERAFAMILY TIME ALLOCATION IN RURAL HOUSEHOLDS IN SOUTH ASIA
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (1993)
  3. SEASONAL LABOR DEMAND AND LABOR SUPPLY OF RURAL HOUSEHOLDS: THE ESTIMATION OF DYNAMIC AGRICULTURAL HOUSEHOLD MODEL WITH RISK
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics

1988

  1. EVALUATING TRAINING PROGRAMS UNDER SELF SELECTION: THE CASE OF PERU
    Working Papers, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Mobility in cities: Distributional impact analysis of transportation improvements in São Paulo Metropolitan Region
    Transport Policy, 2019, 73, (C), 125-142 Downloads

2018

  1. Poverty, disputes, and access to justice in two Indonesian provinces
    Journal of Economic Policy Reform, 2018, 21, (1), 21-38 Downloads

2017

  1. Monsoon Babies: Rainfall Shocks and Child Nutrition in Nepal
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2017, 65, (2), 167 - 188 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Occupational diversification as an adaptation to rainfall variability in rural India
    Agricultural Economics, 2017, 48, (1), 77-89 Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. Distributional Implications of Climate Change in Rural India: A General Equilibrium Approach
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2015, 97, (4), 1135-1156 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Rainfall variability, occupational choice, and welfare in rural Bangladesh
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2015, 13, (3), 589-634 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2014

  1. Weather and Child Health in Rural Nigeria
    Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, (4), 464-492 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2013

  1. Expanding Microfinance in Brazil: Credit Utilisation and Performance of Small Firms
    Journal of Development Studies, 2013, 49, (9), 1256-1269 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Geographic disparities in well being and fiscal expenditures in Thailand: 2000 vs. 2009
    Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 2013, 18, (3), 359-381 Downloads
  3. Sources of spatial welfare disparities in Indonesia: Household endowments or returns?
    Journal of Asian Economics, 2013, 29, (C), 62-79 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The poverty impacts of cash and in-kind transfers: experimental evidence from rural Mexico
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2013, 5, (4), 401-429 Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. Climate variability and child height in rural Mexico
    Economics & Human Biology, 2012, 10, (1), 54-73 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Crises, Food Prices, and the Income Elasticity of Micronutrients: Estimates from Indonesia
    World Bank Economic Review, 2012, 26, (3), 415-442 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Too little too late: welfare impacts of rainfall shocks in rural Indonesia
    Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 2012, 48, (3), 351-368 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2011

  1. Food quality, calories and household income
    Applied Economics, 2011, 43, (28), 4331-4342 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Sources of welfare disparities between and within regions of Brazil: evidence from the 2002--2003 household budget survey (POF)
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2011, 11, (5), 897-918 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. The Poverty Impacts of Climate Change
    World Bank - Economic Premise, 2011, (51), 1-5 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Globalization and the Role of Public Transfers in Redistributing Income in Latin America and the Caribbean
    World Development, 2010, 38, (6), 895-907 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Nutrient consumption and household income in rural Mexico
    Agricultural Economics, 2009, 40, (6), 657-675 Downloads View citations (25)

2008

  1. Conditional Cash Transfers, Adult Work Incentives, and Poverty
    Journal of Development Studies, 2008, 44, (7), 935-960 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. Are the Welfare Losses from Imperfect Targeting Important?
    Economica, 2007, 74, (296), 756-776 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Poverty alleviation and consumption insurance: Evidence from PROGRESA in Mexico
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2007, 36, (4), 630-649 Downloads View citations (14)

2006

  1. Job loss and family adjustments in work and schooling during the Mexican peso crisis
    Journal of Population Economics, 2006, 19, (1), 163-181 Downloads View citations (37)

2004

  1. Consumption smoothing during the economic transition in Bulgaria
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2004, 32, (2), 328-347 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Correlates and determinants of child anthropometrics in Latin America: background and overview of the symposium
    Economics & Human Biology, 2004, 2, (3), 335-351 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. On the Targeting and Redistributive Efficiencies of Alternative Transfer Instruments
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2004, 50, (1), 11-27 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  4. The Impact of PROGRESA on Food Consumption
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2004, 53, (1), 37-61 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  5. The added worker effect over the business cycle: evidence from urban Mexico
    Applied Economics Letters, 2004, 11, (10), 625-630 Downloads View citations (25)

2003

  1. Consumption smoothing in Russia
    The Economics of Transition, 2003, 11, (1), 67-91 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Economic Crises and Natural Disasters: Coping Strategies and Policy Implications
    World Development, 2003, 31, (7), 1087-1102 Downloads View citations (79)
  3. Is the Calorie-Income Elasticity Sensitive to Price Changes? Evidence from Indonesia
    World Development, 2003, 31, (7), 1291-1307 Downloads View citations (18)
  4. The structure of wages during the economic transition in Romania
    Economic Systems, 2003, 27, (4), 345-366 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2002

  1. A cohort analysis of wages in Indonesia
    Applied Economics, 2002, 34, (13), 1703-1710 Downloads View citations (2)

2001

  1. Changes in regional inequality and social welfare in Indonesia from 1996 to 1999
    Journal of International Development, 2001, 13, (1), 73-91 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Conditional Cash Transfers and Their Impact on Child Work and Schooling: Evidence from the PROGRESA Program in Mexico
    Economía Journal, 2001, Volume 2 Number 1, (Fall 2001), 45-96 Downloads View citations (103)
  3. Targeting the Poor in Mexico: An Evaluation of the Selection of Households into PROGRESA
    World Development, 2001, 29, (10), 1769-1784 Downloads View citations (56)

2000

  1. Changes in Household Welfare, Poverty and Inequality During the Crisis
    Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 2000, 36, (2), 97-114 Downloads View citations (21)

1999

  1. Parental Education and child Nutrition in Indonesia
    Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 1999, 35, (1), 99-119 Downloads View citations (7)

1998

  1. Determinants of child health during the economic transition in Romania
    World Development, 1998, 26, (11), 2045-2056 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Testing Theories of Consumption Behavior Using Information on Aggregate Shocks: Income Seasonality and Rainfall in Rural India
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998, 80, (1), 1-14 Downloads View citations (48)

1997

  1. Risk, Financial Markets, and Human Capital in a Developing Country
    Review of Economic Studies, 1997, 64, (3), 311-335 Downloads View citations (408)
  2. The Long-Run Demand for Skilled and Unskilled Labor in Colombian Manufacturing Plants
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1997, 79, (2), 330-334 Downloads View citations (24)

1996

  1. Intertemporal substitution in labor supply: Micro evidence from rural India
    Journal of Development Economics, 1996, 51, (2), 217-237 Downloads View citations (11)

1995

  1. Household Resources, Transaction Costs, and Adjustment through Land Tenancy
    Land Economics, 1995, 71, (1), 42-56 Downloads View citations (43)

1994

  1. Using Shadow Wages to Estimate Labor Supply of Agricultural Households
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1994, 76, (2), 215-227 Downloads View citations (44)

1993

  1. Labor market opportunities and intrafamily time allocation in rural households in South Asia
    Journal of Development Economics, 1993, 40, (2), 277-310 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (1989)
  2. Seasonal Labor Utilization in Agriculture: Theory and Evidence from Agrarian Households in India
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1993, 75, (1), 20-32 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

Books

2012

  1. The Poverty and Welfare Impacts of Climate Change Quantifying the Effects, Identifying the Adaptation Strategies
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. Conditional Cash Transfers: Reducing Present and Future Poverty
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (485)
 
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