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Homepage:http://liberalarts.utexas.edu/economics/faculty/spearsde
Workplace:Department of Economics, University of Texas-Austin, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Inversions in US Presidential Elections: 1836-2016
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. How status inequality between ethnic groups affects public goods provision: Experimental evidence on caste and tolerance for teacher absenteeism in India
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2016

  1. Sanitation, Disease Externalities, and Anemia: Evidence From Nepal
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Neighborhood Sanitation and Infant Mortality
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Place and child health: the interaction of population density and sanitation in developing countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2017)
  2. What doesn't kill you makes you poorer: adult wages and the early-life disease environment in India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Effects of early-life exposure to sanitation on childhood cognitive skills: evidence from India's total sanitation campaign
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2016)
  2. How much international variation in child height can sanitation explain ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (32)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. (2012) Downloads View citations (14)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Research Program in Development Studies. (2012) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Village sanitation and children's human capital: evidence from a randomized experiment by the Maharashtra government
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (15)
  4. Village sanitation externalities and children's human capital: Evidence from a randomized experiment by the Maharashtra government
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. WHO IS THE IDENTIFIABLE VICTIM?--CASTE INTERACTS WITH SYMPATHY IN INDIA
    Working papers, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics Downloads

2010

  1. Economic Decision-making in Poverty Depletes Behavioral Control
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Center for Economic Policy Studies. Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2011)

2009

  1. Bounded Rationality as Deliberation Costs: Theory and Evidence from a Pricing Field Experiment in India
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Center for Economic Policy Studies. Downloads

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Making people happy or making happy people? Questionnaire-experimental studies of population ethics and policy
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2017, 49, (1), 145-169 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Place and Child Health: The Interaction of Population Density and Sanitation in Developing Countries
    Demography, 2017, 54, (1), 337-360 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Switching to sanitation: Understanding latrine adoption in a representative panel of rural Indian households
    Social Science & Medicine, 2017, 188, (C), 41-50 Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Disease externalities and net nutrition: Evidence from changes in sanitation and child height in Cambodia, 2005–2010
    Economics & Human Biology, 2016, 23, (C), 235-245 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Effects of Early-Life Exposure to Sanitation on Childhood Cognitive Skills: Evidence from India’s Total Sanitation Campaign
    Journal of Human Resources, 2016, 51, (2), 298-327 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. Village sanitation and child health: Effects and external validity in a randomized field experiment in rural India
    Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 48, (C), 135-148 Downloads View citations (13)
  4. What doesn't kill you makes you poorer: Adult wages and early-life mortality in India
    Economics & Human Biology, 2016, 21, (C), 1-16 Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Who Is the Identifiable Victim? Caste and Charitable Giving in Modern India
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2016, 64, (2), 299 - 321 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Short-Term Labor Migration from Rural North India: Evidence from New Survey Data
    Population Research and Policy Review, 2015, 34, (3), 361-380 Downloads View citations (9)

2014

  1. Decision costs and price sensitivity: Field experimental evidence from India
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2014, 97, (C), 169-184 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Having a Son Promotes Clean Cooking Fuel Use in Urban India: Women's Status and Son Preference
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2014, 62, (4), 673 - 699 Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Caste, 'Cleanliness' and Cash: Effects of Caste-Based Political Reservations in Rajasthan on a Sanitation Prize
    Journal of Development Studies, 2013, 49, (11), 1592-1606 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Policy Lessons from the Implementation of India’s Total Sanitation Campaign
    India Policy Forum, 2013, 9, (1), 63-104 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Poverty and probability: aspiration and aversion to compound lotteries in El Salvador and India
    Experimental Economics, 2013, 16, (3), 263-284 Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Height and cognitive achievement among Indian children
    Economics & Human Biology, 2012, 10, (2), 210-219 Downloads View citations (25)

2011

  1. Economic Decision-Making in Poverty Depletes Behavioral Control
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2011, 11, (1), 1-44 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Intertemporal Bounded Rationality as Consideration Sets with Contraction Consistency
    The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2011, 11, (1), 1-16 Downloads View citations (18)

Chapters

2015

  1. The power of WASH: Why sanitation matters for nutrition
    Chapter 3 in 2014–2015 Global Food Policy Report, 2015, pp 19-24 Downloads View citations (1)
 
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