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September 2014(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance
with Esther Duflo, Richard Hornbeck: w20477
August 2014Gossip: Identifying Central Individuals in a Social Network
with Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Esther Duflo, Matthew O. Jackson: w20422
April 2014Aggregate Fertility and Household Savings: A General Equilibrium Analysis using Micro Data
with Xin Meng, Tommaso Porzio, Nancy Qian: w20050
January 2014Under the Thumb of History? Political Institutions and the Scope for Action
with Esther Duflo: w19848
June 2013Ordeal Mechanisms In Targeting: Theory And Evidence From A Field Experiment In Indonesia
with Vivi Alatas, Rema Hanna, Benjamin A. Olken, Ririn Purnamasari, Matthew Wai-Poi: w19127
Nutrition, Iron Deficiency Anemia, and the Demand for Iron-Fortified Salt: Evidence from an Experiment in Rural Bihar
with Sharon Barnhardt, Esther Duflo
in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
May 2013The Miracle of Microfinance? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation
with Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster, Cynthia G. Kinnan: w18950
February 2013Does Elite Capture Matter? Local Elites and Targeted Welfare Programs in Indonesia
with Vivi Alatas, Rema Hanna, Benjamin A. Olken, Ririn Purnamasari, Matthew Wai-Poi: w18798
August 2012Network Structure and the Aggregation of Information: Theory and Evidence from Indonesia
with Vivi Alatas, Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Rema Hanna, Benjamin A. Olken: w18351
April 2012Corruption
with Sendhil Mullainathan, Rema Hanna: w17968

Published: “Corruption,” (with Rema Hanna and Sendhil Mullainathan), The Handbook of Organizational Economics. Ed. Robert Gibbons and John Roberts. Princeton University Press, 1109-­‐1147, 2012.

March 2012Can Institutions be Reformed from Within? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment with the Rajasthan Police
with Raghabendra Chattopadhyay, Esther Duflo, Daniel Keniston, Nina Singh: w17912
On the Road: Access to Transportation Infrastructure and Economic Growth in China
with Esther Duflo, Nancy Qian: w17897
January 2012The Diffusion of Microfinance
with Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Esther Duflo, Matthew O. Jackson: w17743

Published: “The Diffusion of Microfinance” (with Esther Duflo, Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Matthew O. Jackson), Science Magazine, Vol. 341, no. 6144, July 2013.

March 2011Is Decentralized Iron Fortification a Feasible Option to Fight Anemia Among the Poorest?
with Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster
in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
May 2010Targeting the Poor: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Indonesia
with Vivi Alatas, Rema Hanna, Benjamin A. Olken, Julia Tobias: w15980

Published: Vivi Alatas & Abhijit Banerjee & Rema Hanna & Benjamin A. Olken & Julia Tobias, 2012. "Targeting the Poor: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Indonesia," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(4), pages 1206-40, June. citation courtesy of

The Shape of Temptation: Implications for the Economic Lives of the Poor
with Sendhil Mullainathan: w15973
February 2010Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day
with Esther Duflo
in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
May 2009Marry for What: Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India
with Esther Duflo, Maitreesh Ghatak, Jeanne Lafortune: w14958

Published: Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo & Maitreesh Ghatak & Jeanne Lafortune, 2013. "Marry for What? Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(2), pages 33-72, May. citation courtesy of

November 2008The Experimental Approach to Development Economics
with Esther Duflo: w14467

Published: Abhijit V. Banerjee & Esther Duflo, 2009. "The Experimental Approach to Development Economics," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 1(1), pages 151-178, 05. citation courtesy of

September 2008Pitfalls of Participatory Programs: Evidence From a Randomized Evaluation in Education in India
with Rukmini Banerji, Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster, Stuti Khemani: w14311

Published: Abhijit V. Banerjee & Rukmini Banerji & Esther Duflo & Rachel Glennerster & Stuti Khemani, 2010. "Pitfalls of Participatory Programs: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Education in India," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 2(1), pages 1-30, February. citation courtesy of

December 2007Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day
with Esther Duflo: w13683

Published: Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day, Abhijit V. Banerjee, Esther Duflo. in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2010

June 2007Why Has Unemployment Risen in the New South Africa
with Sebastian Galiani, Jim Levinsohn, Zoë McLaren, Ingrid Woolard: w13167

Published: Abhijit Banerjee & Sebastian Galiani & Jim Levinsohn & Zoë McLaren & Ingrid Woolard, 2008. "Why has unemployment risen in the New South Africa?," The Economics of Transition, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vol. 16(4), pages 715-740, October. citation courtesy of

February 2007Public Action for Public Goods
with Lakshmi Iyer, Rohini Somanathan: w12911

Published: Banerjee, Abhijit & Iyer, Lakshmi & Somanathan, Rohini, 2008. "Public Action for Public Goods," Handbook of Development Economics, Elsevier.

Long Run Health Impacts of Income Shocks: Wine and Phylloxera in 19th Century France
with Esther Duflo, Gilles Postel-Vinay, Timothy M. Watts: w12895
December 2005Remedying Education: Evidence from Two Randomized Experiments in India
with Shawn Cole, Esther Duflo, Leigh Linden: w11904

Published: Abhijit V. Banerjee & Shawn Cole & Esther Duflo & Leigh Linden, 2007. "Remedying Education: Evidence from Two Randomized Experiments in India," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(3), pages 1235-1264, 08. citation courtesy of

May 2005Volatility and Growth: Credit Constraints and Productivity-Enhancing Investment
with Philippe Aghion, George-Marios Angeletos, Kalina Manova: w11349
January 2004Financial Development and the Instability of Open Economies
with Philippe Aghion, Philippe Bacchetta: w10246

Published: Aghion, Philippe, Philippe Bacchetta and Abhijit Banerjee. "Financial Development And The Instability Of Open Economies," Journal of Monetary Economics, 2004, v51(6,Sep), 1077-1106. citation courtesy of

July 2000Inequality and Growth: What Can the Data Say?
with Esther Duflo: w7793

Published: Banerjee, Abhijit V. and Esther Duflo. "Inequality And Growth: What Can The Data Say?," Journal of Economic Growth, 2003, v8(3,Sep), 267-299. citation courtesy of

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