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Journal of Development Economics

1974 - 2023

Current editor(s): M. R. Rosenzweig

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Volume 162, issue C, 2023

Grandmothers and the gender gap in the Mexican labor market Downloads
Miguel Talamas Marcos
Immigration and violent crime: Evidence from the Colombia-Venezuela Border Downloads
Brian Knight and Ana Tribin
Poverty and perseverance: The detrimental effect of poverty on effort provision Downloads
Zahra Sharafi
Federal and state audits do not increase compliance with a grant program to improve municipal infrastructure: A pre-registered field experiment Downloads
Ana L. De La O, Pablo Fernández-Vázquez and Fernando Martel García
Impersonal trust in a Just and Unjust world: Evidence from an educational intervention Downloads
Sule Alan and Elif Kubilay
Skill bias, financial frictions, and selection into entrepreneurship Downloads
Ying Feng and Jie Ren
Child marriage as informal insurance: Empirical evidence and policy simulations Downloads
Lucia Corno and Alessandra Voena
Rural roads, agricultural extension, and productivity Downloads
Mesay Gebresilasse
Road expansion, allocative efficiency, and pro-competitive effect of transport infrastructure: Evidence from China Downloads
Mingqin Wu, Linhui Yu and Junsen Zhang
Efficient irrigation and water conservation: Evidence from South India Downloads
Ram Fishman, Xavier Gine and Hanan G. Jacoby
Armed groups: Competition and political violence Downloads
Martin Gassebner, Paul Schaudt and Melvin H.L. Wong
Labeled loans and human capital investments Downloads
Britta Augsburg, Bet Caeyers, Sara Giunti, Bansi Malde and Susanna Smets
Family companionship and elderly suicide: Evidence from the Chinese Lunar New Year Downloads
Hanming Fang, Ziteng Lei, Liguo Lin, Peng Zhang and Maigeng Zhou
Public sentiment in times of terror Downloads
Ashani Amarasinghe
Education and polygamy: Evidence from Cameroon Downloads
Pierre André and Yannick Dupraz
Social media as a recruitment and data collection tool: Experimental evidence on the relative effectiveness of web surveys and chatbots Downloads
Emily A. Beam
Policy enforcement in the presence of organized crime: Evidence from Rio de Janeiro Downloads
Alexsandros Cavgias, Raphael Bruce and Luis Meloni
Social and financial incentives for overcoming a collective action problem Downloads
M. Mehrab Bakhtiar, Raymond P. Guiteras, James Levinsohn and Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak
Mobile Internet access and political outcomes: Evidence from South Africa Downloads
Dante Donati
To invest or not to invest in sanitation: The role of intra-household gender differences in perceptions and bargaining power Downloads
Britta Augsburg, Bansi Malde, Harriet Olorenshaw and Zaki Wahhaj
Do referrals improve the representation of women in mobile phone surveys? Downloads
Steven Glazerman, Karen A. Grépin, Valerie Mueller, Michael Rosenbaum and Nicole Wu
Consequences of a massive refugee influx on firm performance and market structure Downloads
Yusuf Emre Akgündüz, Yusuf Kenan Bağır, Seyit Cilasun and Murat Kırdar

Volume 161, issue C, 2023

The insights and illusions of consumption measurements Downloads
Erich Battistin, Michele De Nadai and Nandini Krishnan
Exhaustive or exhausting? Evidence on respondent fatigue in long surveys Downloads
Dahyeon Jeong, Shilpa Aggarwal, Jonathan Robinson, Naresh Kumar, Alan Spearot and David Sungho Park
Irrigation and the spatial pattern of local economic development in India Downloads
David Blakeslee, Aaditya Dar, Ram Fishman, Samreen Malik, Heitor S. Pellegrina and Karan Singh Bagavathinathan
No bulls: Experimental evidence on the impact of veterinarian ratings in Pakistan Downloads
Syed Ali Hasanain, Muhammad Khan and Arman Rezaee
Subjective risk belief function in the field: Evidence from cooking fuel choices and health in India Downloads
Hide-Fumi Yokoo, Toshi Arimura, Mriduchhanda Chattopadhyay and Hajime Katayama
Rethinking the Lebanese economic miracle: The extreme concentration of income and wealth in Lebanon, 2005–2014 Downloads
Lydia Assouad
Measuring remittances Downloads
Giuseppe De Arcangelis, Alexander Fertig, Yuna Liang, Peter Srouji and Dean Yang
Tax revenue and mobile money in developing countries Downloads
Ablam Estel Apeti and Eyah Denise Edoh
Military investment and the rise of industrial clusters: Evidence from China’s self-strengthening movement Downloads
Shiyu Bo, Cong Liu and Yan Zhou
Program targeting with machine learning and mobile phone data: Evidence from an anti-poverty intervention in Afghanistan Downloads
Emily L. Aiken, Guadalupe Bedoya, Joshua E. Blumenstock and Aidan Coville
Delivery times in international competition: An empirical investigation Downloads
Andrea Ciani and Karsten Mau
Measuring consumption over the phone: Evidence from a survey experiment in urban Ethiopia Downloads
Gashaw T. Abate, Alan de Brauw, Kalle Hirvonen and Abdulazize Wolle
The freedom to choose: Theory and quasi-experimental evidence on cash transfer restrictions Downloads
Jade Siu, Olivier Sterck and Cory Rodgers
He said, she said: The impact of gender and marriage perceptions on self and proxy reporting of labor Downloads
Ervin Dervisevic and Markus Goldstein
Firms and inequality when unemployment is high Downloads
Ihsaan Bassier
Sharing risk to avoid tragedy: Informal insurance and irrigation in village economies Downloads
Karol Mazur
Student loans: Credit constraints and higher education in South Africa Downloads
Marc Gurgand, Adrien Lorenceau and Thomas Melonio
Can school environmental education programs make children and parents more pro-environmental? Downloads
Marcela Jaime, César Salazar, Francisco Alpizar and Fredrik Carlsson
The dynamics of poverty targeting Downloads
Michael Hillebrecht, Stefan Klonner and Noraogo A. Pacere
Social stigma as a barrier to HIV testing: Evidence from a randomized experiment in Mozambique Downloads
Hang Yu
Experience in financial decision-making: Field evidence from Malawi Downloads
Xavier Gine and Jessica Goldberg
Macroeconomic outcomes in disaster-prone countries Downloads
Alessandro Cantelmo, Giovanni Melina and Chris Papageorgiou
Railways and cities in India Downloads
James Fenske, Namrata Kala and Jinlin Wei
Biased teachers and gender gap in learning outcomes: Evidence from India Downloads
Sonali Rakshit and Soham Sahoo
Lucky women in unlucky cohorts Downloads
Inés Berniell, Leonardo Gasparini, Mariana Marchionni and Mariana Viollaz
How should the government bring small firms into the formal system? Experimental evidence from Malawi Downloads
Francisco Campos, Markus Goldstein and David McKenzie
Incentives, penalties, and rural air pollution: Evidence from satellite data Downloads
Yongwei Nian

Volume 160, issue C, 2023

Early childhood exposure to health insurance and adolescent outcomes: Evidence from rural China Downloads
Wei Huang and Hong Liu
The short-lived effects of unconditional cash transfers to refugees Downloads
Onur Altındağ and O’Connell, Stephen D.
Across a few prohibitive miles: The impact of the Anti-Poverty Relocation Program in China Downloads
Li Zhang, Lunyu Xie and Xinye Zheng
Unilateral divorce rights, domestic violence and women’s agency: Evidence from the Egyptian Khul reform Downloads
Viola Corradini and Giulia Buccione
Idiosyncratic shocks and aggregate fluctuations in an emerging market Downloads
Francesco Grigoli, Emiliano Luttini and Damiano Sandri
Are age-of-marriage laws enforced? Evidence from developing countries Downloads
Matthew Collin and Theodore Talbot
Manufacturing employment and women’s agency: Evidence from Lesotho 2004–2014 Downloads
Louise Grogan
The deep roots of rebellion Downloads
Gaia Narciso and Battista Severgnini
The effect of traffic cameras on police effort: Evidence from India Downloads
Emily Conover, Daniel Kraynak and Prakarsh Singh
Sanitation and property tax compliance: Analyzing the social contract in Brazil Downloads
Evan Kresch, Mark Walker, Michael Best, Francois Gerard and Joana Naritomi
The effect of forest access on the market for fuelwood in India Downloads
Branko Bošković, Ujjayant Chakravorty, Martino Pelli and Anna Risch
Knowledge, stigma, and HIV testing: An analysis of a widespread HIV/AIDS program Downloads
Dean Yang, James Allen, Arlete Mahumane, James Riddell and Hang Yu
Locking crops to unlock investment: Experimental evidence on warrantage in Burkina Faso Downloads
Clara Delavallade and Susan Godlonton
Production and persistence of criminal skills: Evidence from a high-crime context Downloads
Maria A. Escobar, Santiago Tobon and Martin Vanegas-Arias
Privatization of public goods: Evidence from the sanitation sector in Senegal Downloads
Joshua Deutschmann, Jared Gars, Jean-François Houde, Molly Lipscomb and Laura Schechter
Political uncertainty and the forms of state capture Downloads
Nathan Canen, Rafael Ch and Leonard Wantchekon
Religious leaders and rule of law Downloads
Sultan Mehmood and Avner Seror
The cost of fear: Impact of violence risk on child health during conflict Downloads
Augustin Tapsoba
Persuading voters to punish corrupt vote-buying candidates: Experimental evidence from a large-scale radio campaign in India Downloads
Laura Schechter and Srinivasan Vasudevan
Trade-induced competition and ownership dynamics Downloads
Qing Hu, Wenjing Li, Chen Lin and Lai Wei
Public health departments and the mortality transition in Latin America: Evidence from Puerto Rico Downloads
Brian Marein
Pains, guns and moves: The effect of the U.S. opioid epidemic on Mexican migration Downloads
Gianmarco Daniele, Marco Le Moglie and Federico Masera
The political impacts of land expropriation in China Downloads
Wenbiao Sha
The more the poorer? Resource sharing and scale economies in large families Downloads
Rossella Calvi, Jacob Penglase, Denni Tommasi and Alexander Wolf
Conflict and reciprocity: A study with Palestinian youths Downloads
Elisa Cavatorta, Daniel Zizzo and Yousef Daoud
Motivating bureaucrats with behavioral insights when state capacity is weak: Evidence from large-scale field experiments in Peru Downloads
Andrew Dustan, Juan Manuel Hernandez-Agramonte and Stanislao Maldonado
Financial market responses to a natural disaster: Evidence from credit networks and the Indian Ocean tsunami Downloads
Kristina Czura and Stefan Klonner
Understanding the effects of racial classification in Apartheid South Africa Downloads
Miquel Pellicer and Vimal Ranchhod
Weapons and war: The effect of arms transfers on internal conflict Downloads
Quentin Gallea
A hybrid approach to targeting social assistance Downloads
Lendie Follett and Heath Henderson
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