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August 2014Making Progress on Foreign Aid
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April 2014Aggregate Fertility and Household Savings: A General Equilibrium Analysis using Micro Data
with Abhijit Banerjee, Xin Meng, Tommaso Porzio: w20050
December 2013Economic Transition and Private-Sector Labor Demand: Evidence from Urban China
with Lakshmi Iyer, Xin Meng, Xiaoxue Zhao: w19733
December 2012Social Fragmentation, Public Goods and Elections: Evidence from China
with Gerard Padro i Miquel, Yang Yao: w18633
Experience Matters: Human Capital and Development Accounting
with David Lagakos, Benjamin Moll, Tommaso Porzio: w18602
May 2012The Effects of Democratization on Public Goods and Redistribution: Evidence from China
with Monica Martinez-Bravo, Gerard Padró i Miquel, Yang Yao: w18101
March 2012On the Road: Access to Transportation Infrastructure and Economic Growth in China
with Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo: w17897
January 2012Aiding Conflict: The Impact of U.S. Food Aid on Civil War
with Nathan Nunn: w17794

U.S. Food Aid and Civil Conflict,” (with Nancy Qian), American Economic Review, forthcoming.

April 2011Do Local Elections in Non-Democracies Increase Accountability? Evidence from Rural China
with Monica Martinez-Bravo, Gerard Padró i Miquel, Yang Yao: w16948
December 2010The Determinants of Food Aid Provisions to Africa and the Developing World
with Nathan Nunn: w16610

Forthcoming: The Determinants of Food Aid Provisions to Africa and the Developing World, Nathan Nunn, Nancy Qian. in African Successes: Sustainable Growth, Edwards, Johnson, and Weil. 2014

September 2010The Institutional Causes of China's Great Famine, 1959-61
with Xin Meng, Pierre Yared: w16361
February 2010Government Distortion in Independently Owned Media: Evidence from U.S. Cold War News Coverage of Human Rights
with David Yanagizawa-Drott: w15738
July 2009The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence from an Historical Experiment
with Nathan Nunn: w15157

Published: "The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence From A Historical Experiment" Nathan Nunn and Nancy Qian Quarterly Journal of Economics (2011) 126 (2): 593-650. citation courtesy of

May 2009Quantity-Quality and the One Child Policy:The Only-Child Disadvantage in School Enrollment in Rural China
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April 2009The Long Term Consequences of Famine on Survivors: Evidence from a Unique Natural Experiment using China's Great Famine
with Xin Meng: w14917
December 2008More Women Missing, Fewer Girls Dying: The Impact of Abortion on Sex Ratios at Birth and Excess Female Mortality in Taiwan
with Ming-Jen Lin, Jin-Tan Liu: w14541

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