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2018, volume 66, issue 4

Risky Income or Lumpy Investments? Evidence on Two Theories of Underspecialization pp. 629 - 671 Downloads
Ajay Shenoy
Do Cows Have Negative Returns? The Evidence Revisited pp. 673 - 707 Downloads
Esther Gehrke and Michael Grimm
Poverty, Aspirations, and the Economics of Hope pp. 709 - 753 Downloads
Travis Lybbert and Bruce Wydick
As Good as the Networks They Keep? Improving Outcomes through Weak Ties in Rural Uganda pp. 755 - 792 Downloads
Kathryn N. Vasilaky and Kenneth Leonard
Financial Education and Savings Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment among Low-Income Clients of Branchless Banking in India pp. 793 - 825 Downloads
Margherita Calderone, Nathan Fiala, Florentina Mulaj, Santadarshan Sadhu and Leopold Sarr
Do Siblings Make Us Happy? pp. 827 - 840 Downloads
Shun Wang and Weina Zhou

2018, volume 66, issue 3

Measuring Risk Preferences in Rural Ethiopia pp. 417 - 446 Downloads
Ferdinand M. Vieider, Abebe Beyene, Randall Bluffstone, Sahan Dissanayake, Zenebe Gebreegziabher, Peter Martinsson and Alemu Mekonnen
Measuring Firm-Level Inefficiencies in the Ghanaian Manufacturing Sector pp. 447 - 487 Downloads
Andrea Szabó
Women Are Walking and Waiting for Water: The Time Value of Public Water Supply pp. 489 - 517 Downloads
Elena Gross, Isabel Günther and Youdi Schipper
Multidimensional Poverty Targeting pp. 519 - 554 Downloads
Jean-Yves Duclos, Luca Tiberti and Abdelkrim Araar
Large Decrease in Child Stunting despite Limited Improvement in Children’s Food Intake: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh pp. 555 - 583 Downloads
Monica Jain
Can Benefits from Malaria Eradication Be Increased? Evidence from Costa Rica pp. 585 - 628 Downloads
Claudio Mora-García

2018, volume 66, issue 2

Son Preference and Gender-Biased Breastfeeding in Pakistan pp. 179 - 215 Downloads
Naima Hafeez and Climent Quintana-Domeque
You’ll Be a Migrant, My Son: Accounting for Migrant Selection within the Household pp. 217 - 263 Downloads
Isabelle Chort and Jean-Noël Senne
Targeting Technology to Increase Smallholder Profits and Conserve Resources: Experimental Provision of Laser Land-Leveling Services to Indian Farmers pp. 265 - 306 Downloads
Travis Lybbert, Nicholas Magnan, David Spielman, Anil K. Bhargava and Kajal Gulati
Holy Cows or Cash Cows? The Economic Return to Livestock in Rural India pp. 307 - 330 Downloads
Orazio Attanasio and Britta Augsburg
Election Outcomes and the Poor: Evidence from the Consumption of Scheduled Castes and Tribes in India pp. 331 - 382 Downloads
Sharad Tandon
Education, Marriage, and Fertility: Long-Term Evidence from a Female Stipend Program in Bangladesh pp. 383 - 415 Downloads
Youjin Hahn, Asadul Islam, Kanti Nuzhat, Russell Smyth and Hee-Seung Yang

2017, volume 66, issue 1

Women Political Leaders, Corruption, and Learning: Evidence from a Large Public Program in India pp. 1 - 30 Downloads
Farzana Afridi, Vegard Iversen and M. R. Sharan
Migrant Networks and Job Search: Evidence from Thailand pp. 113 - 146 Downloads
Eik Swee
Impact of Internal Migration on Labor Market Outcomes of Native Males in Thailand pp. 147 - 177 Downloads
Eliane El Badaoui, Eric Strobl and Frank Walsh
From Darkness to Light: The Effect of Electrification in Ghana, 2000–2010 pp. 31 - 54 Downloads
George Akpandjar and Carl Kitchens
Food Price Subsidies and Nutrition: Evidence from State Reforms to India’s Public Distribution System pp. 55 - 90 Downloads
Prasad Krishnamurthy, Vikram Pathania and Sharad Tandon
Keeping Up with the Neighbors? Reference Groups in Ghana pp. 91 - 112 Downloads
Erin C. Lentz

2017, volume 65, issue 4

Continued Existence of Cows Disproves Central Tenets of Capitalism? pp. 583 - 618 Downloads
Santosh Anagol, Alvin Etang and Dean Karlan
Reducing Adolescent Risky Behaviors in a High-Risk Context: The Effects of Unconditional Cash Transfers in South Africa pp. 619 - 652 Downloads
Carolyn Heinrich, John Hoddinott and Michael Samson
Introduction to Symposium on Using the Young Lives Data to Study Child Poverty in Developing Countries pp. 653 - 656 Downloads
Sofya Krutikova and Paul Glewwe
Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty and Inequality: Parental Resources and Schooling Attainment and Children’s Human Capital in Ethiopia, India, Peru, and Vietnam pp. 657 - 697 Downloads
Jere Behrman, Whitney Schott, Subha Mani, Benjamin T. Crookston, Kirk Dearden, Le Thuc Duc, Lia C. H. Fernald and Aryeh D. Stein
Do Schools Reinforce or Reduce Learning Gaps between Advantaged and Disadvantaged Students? Evidence from Vietnam and Peru pp. 699 - 739 Downloads
Paul Glewwe, Sofya Krutikova and Caine Rolleston
Women’s Political Reservation, Early Childhood Development, and Learning in India pp. 741 - 766 Downloads
Yuvraj Pathak and Karen Macours
Can the Major Public Works Policy Buffer Negative Shocks in Early Childhood? Evidence from Andhra Pradesh, India pp. 767 - 804 Downloads
Aparajita Dasgupta

2017, volume 65, issue 3

Immigration and the Labor Market Outcomes of Natives in Developing Countries: A Case Study of South Africa pp. 389 - 424 Downloads
Nzinga Broussard
Export Taxes and Consumption: Evidence from Côte d’Ivoire’s De Facto Partition pp. 425 - 456 Downloads
Souleymane Soumahoro
Sibling Rivalry: Endowment and Intrahousehold Allocation in Gansu Province, China pp. 457 - 493 Downloads
Jessica Leight
Does Raising Family Income Cause Better Child Health? Evidence from China pp. 495 - 520 Downloads
Yi Chen, Xiaoyan Lei and Li-An Zhou
Access to Preprimary Education and Progression in Primary School: Evidence from Rural Guatemala pp. 521 - 547 Downloads
Paulo Bastos, Nicolas L. Bottan and Julian Cristia
The Missing Transfers: Estimating Misreporting in Dyadic Data pp. 549 - 582 Downloads
Margherita Comola and Marcel Fafchamps

2017, volume 65, issue 2

Monsoon Babies: Rainfall Shocks and Child Nutrition in Nepal pp. 167 - 188 Downloads
Sailesh Tiwari, Hanan Jacoby and Emmanuel Skoufias
Cash Transfers and Temptation Goods pp. 189 - 221 Downloads
David K. Evans and Anna Popova
CEO Incentives in Chinese State-Controlled Firms pp. 223 - 264 Downloads
Xunan Feng and Anders Johansson
Child Labor and Learning pp. 265 - 296 Downloads
Patrick M. Emerson, Vladimir Ponczek and André Souza
Centralized Deployment and Teacher Incentives: Evidence from Reforms in Rural China pp. 297 - 337 Downloads
Li Han, Mingxing Liu and Xuehui An
Caste, Female Labor Supply, and the Gender Wage Gap in India: Boserup Revisited pp. 339 - 378 Downloads
Kanika Mahajan and Bharat Ramaswami

2016, volume 65, issue 1

Payment Mechanisms and Antipoverty Programs: Evidence from a Mobile Money Cash Transfer Experiment in Niger pp. 1 - 37 Downloads
Jenny C. Aker, Rachid Boumnijel, Amanda McClelland and Niall Tierney
Surface Water Quality and Infant Mortality in China pp. 119 - 139 Downloads
Guojun He and Jeffrey Perloff
The Gender Gap in Mathematics: Evidence from Chile pp. 141 - 166 Downloads
Prashant Bharadwaj, Giacomo De Giorgi, David Hansen and Christopher Neilson
Social Transfers and Growth: Evidence from Luminosity Data pp. 39 - 61 Downloads
Juan Villa
Risk Sharing and Internal Migration pp. 63 - 86 Downloads
Joachim De Weerdt and Kalle Hirvonen
Risk Coping by Firms during the Crisis pp. 87 - 118 Downloads
Stephane Guimbert and Remco Oostendorp

2016, volume 64, issue 4

Ethnic Inequality: Theory and Evidence from Formal Education in Nigeria pp. 603 - 660 Downloads
Pritha Dev, Blessing U. Mberu and Roland Pongou
Altruism, Cooperation, and Efficiency: Agricultural Production in Polygynous Households pp. 661 - 696 Downloads
Richard Akresh, Joyce Chen and Charity Moore
Can Subjective Questions on Economic Welfare Be Trusted? pp. 697 - 726 Downloads
Martin Ravallion, Kristen Himelein and Kathleen Beegle
The Challenge of Measuring Hunger through Survey pp. 727 - 758 Downloads
Joachim De Weerdt, Kathleen Beegle, Jed Friedman and John Gibson
Do Education and Health Conditions Matter in a Large Cash Transfer? Evidence from a Honduran Experiment pp. 759 - 793 Downloads
Fiorella Benedetti, Pablo Ibarraran and Patrick McEwan
Industry Clustering and Financial Constraints: A Reinterpretation Based on Fixed Asset Liquidation pp. 795 - 821 Downloads
Rui Mao

2016, volume 64, issue 3

Conflict Exposure and Competitiveness: Experimental Evidence from the Football Field in Sierra Leone pp. 405 - 435 Downloads
Francesco Cecchi, Koen Leuveld and Maarten Voors
Does Price Affect the Demand for Information about New Health Technologies? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Nigeria pp. 437 - 469 Downloads
Edward N. Okeke, Amalavoyal Chari and Clement A. Adepiti
Precolonial Political Centralization and Contemporary Development in Uganda pp. 471 - 508 Downloads
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay and Elliott Green
Gender, Race, and Heterogeneous Effects of Epidemic Malaria on Human Capital and Income pp. 509 - 543 Downloads
Samantha Rawlings
Trust under the Prospect Theory and Quasi-Hyperbolic Preferences: A Field Experiment in Vietnam pp. 545 - 572 Downloads
Quang Nguyen, Marie Claire Villeval and Hui Xu
Does Trade Credit Boost Firm Performance? pp. 573 - 602 Downloads
Dongya Li, Yi Lu, Travis Ng and Jun Yang

2016, volume 64, issue 2

Facilitating Savings for Agriculture: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi pp. 187 - 220 Downloads
Lasse Brune, Xavier Gine, Jessica Goldberg and Dean Yang
The Link between Manufacturing Growth and Accelerated Services Growth in India pp. 221 - 264 Downloads
Rajeev Dehejia and Arvind Panagariya
Feeding Africa's Cities: The Case of the Supply Chain of Teff to Addis Ababa pp. 265 - 297 Downloads
Bart Minten, Seneshaw Tamru, Ermias Engida and Tadesse Kuma
Who Is the Identifiable Victim? Caste and Charitable Giving in Modern India pp. 299 - 321 Downloads
Ashwini Deshpande and Dean Spears
Unilateral Facilitation Does Not Raise International Labor Migration from the Philippines pp. 323 - 368 Downloads
Emily Beam, David McKenzie and Dean Yang
The Role of Education and Family Background in Marriage, Childbearing, and Labor Market Participation in Senegal pp. 369 - 403 Downloads
Francesca Marchetta and David Sahn
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