NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

NBER Papers in JEL Code O1: Economic Development

2016
w22895 B. Kelsey Jack
Grant Smith

Charging Ahead: Prepaid Electricity Metering in South Africa
w22869 Diego Daruich
William Easterly
Ariell Reshef

The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations
w22854 Shang-Jin Wei
Zhuan Xie
Xiaobo Zhang

From "Made in China" to "Innovated in China": Necessity, Prospect, and Challenges
w22860 Edward L. Glaeser
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Transforming Cities: Does Urbanization Promote Democratic Change?
w22865 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Japan's Ultimately Unaccursed Natural Resources-Financed Industrialization
w22871 Karen Macours
Renos Vakis

Sustaining Impacts When Transfers End: Women Leaders, Aspirations, and Investment in Children
w22871 Karen Macours
Renos Vakis

Sustaining Impacts When Transfers End: Women Leaders, Aspirations, and Investment in Children
w22846 Kyle Herkenhoff
Gordon Phillips
Ethan Cohen-Cole

The Impact of Consumer Credit Access on Employment, Earnings and Entrepreneurship
w22809 Pedro Bento
Diego Restuccia

Misallocation, Establishment Size, and Productivity
w22767 Adrienne M. Lucas
Margaret Chidothe
Nicholas L. Wilson

Effects of Adult Health Interventions at Scale on Children's Schooling: Evidence from Antiretroviral Therapy in Zambia
w22767 Adrienne M. Lucas
Margaret Chidothe
Nicholas L. Wilson

Effects of Adult Health Interventions at Scale on Children's Schooling: Evidence from Antiretroviral Therapy in Zambia
w22779 Mara P. Squicciarini
Nico Voigtländer

Knowledge Elites and Modernization: Evidence from Revolutionary France
w22746 Abhijit Banerjee
Rukmini Banerji
James Berry
Esther Duflo
Harini Kannan
Shobhini Mukherji
Marc Shotland
Michael Walton

Mainstreaming an Effective Intervention: Evidence from Randomized Evaluations of "Teaching at the Right Level" in India
w22766 Rachel Heath
Seema Jayachandran

The Causes and Consequences of Increased Female Education and Labor Force Participation in Developing Countries
w22764 Minahil Asim
Thomas Dee

Mobile Phones, Civic Engagement, and School Performance in Pakistan
w22714 Munenobu Ikegami
Michael R. Carter
Christopher B. Barrett
Sarah A. Janzen

Poverty Traps and the Social Protection Paradox
w22686 William Jack
Michael Kremer
Joost de Laat
Tavneet Suri

Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya
w22686 William Jack
Michael Kremer
Joost de Laat
Tavneet Suri

Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya
w22702 Jing Cai
Alain de Janvry
Elisabeth Sadoulet

Subsidy Policies and Insurance Demand
w22661 Travis J. Lybbert
Bruce Wydick

Hope as Aspirations, Agency, and Pathways: Poverty Dynamics and Microfinance in Oaxaca, Mexico
w22674 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Taking Stock of the Evidence on Micro-Financial Interventions
w22674 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Taking Stock of the Evidence on Micro-Financial Interventions
w22674 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Taking Stock of the Evidence on Micro-Financial Interventions
w22674 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Taking Stock of the Evidence on Micro-Financial Interventions
w22683 Christopher Blattman
Stefan Dercon

Occupational Choice in Early Industrializing Societies: Experimental Evidence on the Income and Health Effects of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work
w22683 Christopher Blattman
Stefan Dercon

Occupational Choice in Early Industrializing Societies: Experimental Evidence on the Income and Health Effects of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work
w22633 Dean Karlan
Jake Kendall
Rebecca Mann
Rohini Pande
Tavneet Suri
Jonathan Zinman

Research and Impacts of Digital Financial Services
w22653 Filipe Campante
David Yanagizawa-Drott

Long-Range Growth: Economic Development in the Global Network of Air Links
w22653 Filipe Campante
David Yanagizawa-Drott

Long-Range Growth: Economic Development in the Global Network of Air Links
w22653 Filipe Campante
David Yanagizawa-Drott

Long-Range Growth: Economic Development in the Global Network of Air Links
w22657 Eric A. Hanushek
Guido Schwerdt
Simon Wiederhold
Ludger Woessmann

Coping with Change: International Differences in the Returns to Skills
w22624 Jean-Paul Chavas
Agro-Ecosystem Productivity and the Dynamic Response to Shocks
w22626 Paulo Santos
Christopher B. Barrett

Heterogeneous Wealth Dynamics: On the Roles of Risk and Ability
w22626 Paulo Santos
Christopher B. Barrett

Heterogeneous Wealth Dynamics: On the Roles of Risk and Ability
w22628 Michael R. Carter
Emilia Tjernström
Patricia Toledo

Heterogeneous Impact Dynamics of a Rural Business Development Program in Nicaragua
w22628 Michael R. Carter
Emilia Tjernström
Patricia Toledo

Heterogeneous Impact Dynamics of a Rural Business Development Program in Nicaragua
w22560 David E. Bloom
Michael Kuhn
Klaus Prettner

Africa's Prospects for Enjoying a Demographic Dividend
w22522 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Can Natural Gas Save Lives? Evidence from the Deployment of a Fuel Delivery System in a Developing Country
w22522 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Can Natural Gas Save Lives? Evidence from the Deployment of a Fuel Delivery System in a Developing Country
w22528 Sujata Visaria
Rajeev Dehejia
Melody M. Chao
Anirban Mukhopadhyay

Unintended Consequences of Rewards for Student Attendance: Results from a Field Experiment in Indian Classrooms
w22534 Simone Schaner
The Persistent Power of Behavioral Change: Long-Run Impacts of Temporary Savings Subsidies for the Poor
w22534 Simone Schaner
The Persistent Power of Behavioral Change: Long-Run Impacts of Temporary Savings Subsidies for the Poor
w22501 Anna Valero
John Van Reenen

The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe
w22491 Emily Breza
Supreet Kaur
Yogita Shamdasani

The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality
w22463 Pascaline Dupas
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Robinson
Diego Ubfal

Banking the Unbanked? Evidence From Three Countries
w22463 Pascaline Dupas
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Robinson
Diego Ubfal

Banking the Unbanked? Evidence From Three Countries
w22443 Eric Avis
Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan

Do Government Audits Reduce Corruption? Estimating the Impacts of Exposing Corrupt Politicians
w22449 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

External Validity in a Stochastic World
w22449 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

External Validity in a Stochastic World
w22449 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

External Validity in a Stochastic World
w22449 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

External Validity in a Stochastic World
w22409 Girum Abebe
Stefano Caria
Marcel Fafchamps
Paolo Falco
Simon Franklin
Simon Quinn

Curse of Anonymity or Tyranny of Distance? The Impacts of Job-Search Support in Urban Ethiopia
w22409 Girum Abebe
Stefano Caria
Marcel Fafchamps
Paolo Falco
Simon Franklin
Simon Quinn

Curse of Anonymity or Tyranny of Distance? The Impacts of Job-Search Support in Urban Ethiopia
w22412 Charles Yuji Horioka
Akiko Terada-Hagiwara

The Impact of Pre-marital Sex Ratios on Household Saving in Two Asian Countries: The Competitive Saving Motive Revisited
w22382 Kevin Croke
Joan Hamory Hicks
Eric Hsu
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel

Does Mass Deworming Affect Child Nutrition? Meta-analysis, Cost-Effectiveness, and Statistical Power
w22392 Emi Nakamura
Jósef Sigurdsson
Jón Steinsson

The Gift of Moving: Intergenerational Consequences of a Mobility Shock
w22403 Jing Cai
Changcheng Song

Do Disaster Experience and Knowledge Affect Insurance Take-up Decisions?
w22378 Seema Jayachandran
Joost de Laat
Eric F. Lambin
Charlotte Y. Stanton

Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation
w22378 Seema Jayachandran
Joost de Laat
Eric F. Lambin
Charlotte Y. Stanton

Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation
w22323 Marcella Alsan
Marianne Wanamaker

Tuskegee and the Health of Black Men
w22324 Adriano A. Rampini
Financing Durable Assets
w22326 Julia Garlick
Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn

Individual Migration and Household Incomes
w22326 Julia Garlick
Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn

Individual Migration and Household Incomes
w22326 Julia Garlick
Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn

Individual Migration and Household Incomes
w22312 Michal Bauer
Christopher Blattman
Julie Chytilová
Joseph Henrich
Edward Miguel
Tamar Mitts

Can War Foster Cooperation?
w22312 Michal Bauer
Christopher Blattman
Julie Chytilová
Joseph Henrich
Edward Miguel
Tamar Mitts

Can War Foster Cooperation?
w22314 Solomon Hsiang
Nitin Sekar

Does Legalization Reduce Black Market Activity? Evidence from a Global Ivory Experiment and Elephant Poaching Data
w22314 Solomon Hsiang
Nitin Sekar

Does Legalization Reduce Black Market Activity? Evidence from a Global Ivory Experiment and Elephant Poaching Data
w22290 Daniel LaFave
Duncan Thomas

Height and Cognition at Work: Labor Market Productivity in a Low Income Setting
w22292 Kenneth Lee
Edward Miguel
Catherine Wolfram

Experimental Evidence on the Demand for and Costs of Rural Electrification
w22276 Treb Allen
David Atkin

Volatility and the Gains from Trade
w22276 Treb Allen
David Atkin

Volatility and the Gains from Trade
w22252 Daron Acemoglu
Pascual Restrepo

The Race Between Machine and Man: Implications of Technology for Growth, Factor Shares and Employment
w22215 Timo Boppart
Per Krusell

Labor Supply in the Past, Present, and Future: a Balanced-Growth Perspective
w22233 Jessica Leight
Elaine M. Liu

Maternal Education, Parental Investment and Non-Cognitive Skills in Rural China
w22235 Pascaline Dupas
Edward Miguel

Impacts and Determinants of Health Levels in Low-Income Countries
w22181 Solomon M. Hsiang
Climate Econometrics
w22167 Abhijit Banerjee
Sylvain Chassang
Erik Snowberg

Decision Theoretic Approaches to Experiment Design and External Validity
w22144 Lee J. Alston
Marcus André Melo
Bernardo Mueller
Carlos Pereira

A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions
w22145 J. Vernon Henderson
Adam Storeygard
Tim L. Squires
David N. Weil

The Global Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity: Nature, History, and the Role of Trade
w22145 J. Vernon Henderson
Adam Storeygard
Tim L. Squires
David N. Weil

The Global Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity: Nature, History, and the Role of Trade
w22158 Melanie Morten
Jaqueline Oliveira

Paving the Way to Development: Costly Migration and Labor Market Integration
w22159 Melanie Morten
Temporary Migration and Endogenous Risk Sharing in Village India
w22164 Sebastian Galiani
Stephen Knack
Lixin Colin Xu
Ben Zou

The Effect of Aid on Growth: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment
w22117 Suresh Naidu
Noam Yuchtman

Labor Market Institutions in the Gilded Age of American Economic History
w22121 Abhijit Banerjee
Sharon Barnhardt
Esther Duflo

Can Iron-Fortified Salt Control Anemia? Evidence from Two Experiments in Rural Bihar
w22073 Taylor Jaworski
Carl T. Kitchens

National Policy for Regional Development: Evidence from Appalachian Highways
w22062 Ralph Ossa
Quantitative Models of Commercial Policy
w22019 James Andreoni
Michael Callen
Yasir Khan
Karrar Jaffar
Charles Sprenger

Using Preference Estimates to Customize Incentives: An Application to Polio Vaccination Drives in Pakistan
w22049 Taryn Dinkelman
Martine Mariotti

The Long Run Effects of Labor Migration on Human Capital Formation in Communities of Origin
w22049 Taryn Dinkelman
Martine Mariotti

The Long Run Effects of Labor Migration on Human Capital Formation in Communities of Origin
w22002 Juan Pablo Chauvin
Edward Glaeser
Yueran Ma
Kristina Tobio

What is Different About Urbanization in Rich and Poor Countries? Cities in Brazil, China, India and the United States
w22002 Juan Pablo Chauvin
Edward Glaeser
Yueran Ma
Kristina Tobio

What is Different About Urbanization in Rich and Poor Countries? Cities in Brazil, China, India and the United States
w22007 Dan Cao
Iván Werning

Dynamic Savings Choices with Disagreements
w21983 Gaurav Datt
Martin Ravallion
Rinku Murgai

Growth, Urbanization and Poverty Reduction in India
w21983 Gaurav Datt
Martin Ravallion
Rinku Murgai

Growth, Urbanization and Poverty Reduction in India
w21963 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Xiao Yu Wang
Shuang Zhang

The Limits of Meritocracy: Screening Bureaucrats Under Imperfect Verifiability
w21963 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Xiao Yu Wang
Shuang Zhang

The Limits of Meritocracy: Screening Bureaucrats Under Imperfect Verifiability
w21928 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Julia Cagé
William R. Kerr

Taxation, Corruption, and Growth
w21928 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Julia Cagé
William R. Kerr

Taxation, Corruption, and Growth
w21949 Kenneth Lee
Edward Miguel
Catherine Wolfram

Appliance Ownership and Aspirations among Electric Grid and Home Solar Households in Rural Kenya
w21907 Stelios Michalopoulos
Louis Putterman
David N. Weil

The Influence of Ancestral Lifeways on Individual Economic Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa
w21907 Stelios Michalopoulos
Louis Putterman
David N. Weil

The Influence of Ancestral Lifeways on Individual Economic Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa
w21915 Michael Kremer
Jack Willis

Guns, Latrines, and Land Reform: Private Expectations and Public Policy
w21915 Michael Kremer
Jack Willis

Guns, Latrines, and Land Reform: Private Expectations and Public Policy
w21914 David Lagakos
Benjamin Moll
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian
Todd Schoellman

Life-Cycle Human Capital Accumulation Across Countries: Lessons From U.S. Immigrants
w21914 David Lagakos
Benjamin Moll
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian
Todd Schoellman

Life-Cycle Human Capital Accumulation Across Countries: Lessons From U.S. Immigrants
w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions
w21872 Robert J. Barro
Economic Growth and Convergence, Applied Especially to China
w21877 Arthur Alik-Lagrange
Martin Ravallion

Social Frictions to Knowledge Diffusion: Evidence from an Information Intervention
w21886 Wolfgang Keller
Javier Andres Santiago
Carol H. Shiue

Foreigners Knocking on the Door: Trade in China During the Treaty Port Era
w21894 Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser
Adi Shany

Out of Africa: Human Capital Consequences of In Utero Conditions
w21840 Jose Asturias
Sewon Hur
Timothy J. Kehoe
Kim J. Ruhl

The Interaction and Sequencing of Policy Reforms
w21840 Jose Asturias
Sewon Hur
Timothy J. Kehoe
Kim J. Ruhl

The Interaction and Sequencing of Policy Reforms
w21845 John Komlos
Brian A'Hearn

The Decline in the Nutritional Status of the U.S. Antebellum Population at the Onset of Modern Economic Growth
w21847 Konrad B. Burchardi
Thomas Chaney
Tarek A. Hassan

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments
2015
w21825 Frederico Finan
Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

The Personnel Economics of the State
w21794 Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto
Yimei Zou

Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas
w21806 Joppe de Ree
Karthik Muralidharan
Menno Pradhan
Halsey Rogers

Double for Nothing? Experimental Evidence on the Impact of an Unconditional Teacher Salary Increase on Student Performance in Indonesia
w21752 Lee G. Branstetter
Matej Drev
Namho Kwon

Get With the Program: Software-Driven Innovation in Traditional Manufacturing
w21758 Margherita Comola
Marcel Fafchamps

An Experimental Study of Decentralized Link Formation with Competition
w21763 Ann Harrison
Benjamin Hyman
Leslie Martin
Shanthi Nataraj

When do Firms Go Green? Comparing Price Incentives with Command and Control Regulations in India
w21735 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr

Global Collaborative Patents
w21740 Orazio Attanasio
Costas Meghir
Emily Nix

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India
w21712 Natasha Chichilnisky-Heal
Geoffrey Heal

Host-MNC Relations in Resource-Rich Countries
w21717 Ingvild Almås
Alex Armand
Orazio Attanasio
Pedro Carneiro

Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers
w21718 Orazio Attanasio
Elena Pastorino

Nonlinear Pricing in Village Economies
w21718 Orazio Attanasio
Elena Pastorino

Nonlinear Pricing in Village Economies
w21720 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

Insiders and Outsiders: Local Ethnic Politics and Public Goods Provision
w21697 Shari Eli
Nicholas Li

Caloric Requirements and Food Consumption Patterns of the Poor
w21699 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Immigration, Human Capital Formation and Endogenous Economic Growth
w21677 Quy-Toan Do
Andrei A. Levchenko
Claudio Raddatz

Comparative Advantage, International Trade, and Fertility
w21683 Hanming Fang
Rongzhu Ke
Li-An Zhou

Rosca Meets Formal Credit Market
w21683 Hanming Fang
Rongzhu Ke
Li-An Zhou

Rosca Meets Formal Credit Market
w21685 Joachim De Weerdt
Garance Genicot
Alice Mesnard

Asymmetry of Information within Family Networks
w21685 Joachim De Weerdt
Garance Genicot
Alice Mesnard

Asymmetry of Information within Family Networks
w21690 Murillo Campello
Mauricio Larrain

Enlarging the Contracting Space: Collateral Menus, Access to Credit, and Economic Activity
w21675 Peter Kuhn
Kailing Shen

Do Employers Prefer Migrant Workers? Evidence from a Chinese Job Board
w21607 Adriana Kugler
Maurice Kugler
Juan Saavedra
Luis Omar Herrera Prada

Long-term Direct and Spillover Effects of Job Training: Experimental Evidence from Colombia
w21595 Diego A. Comin
Danial Lashkari
Martí Mestieri

Structural Change with Long-run Income and Price Effects
w21572 Qian Lu
John Wallis

Banks, Politics, and Political Parties: From Partisan Banking to Open Access in Early Massachusetts
w21543 Manisha Shah
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Workfare and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from India
w21521 Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone
Raymond Guiteras
Thomas Clasen

Toilets Can Work: Short and Medium Run Health Impacts of Addressing Complementarities and Externalities in Water and Sanitation
w21514 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Jan Svejnar
Katherine Terrell

Does Foreign Entry Spur Innovation?
w21505 David McKenzie
Christopher Woodruff

Business Practices in Small Firms in Developing Countries
w21506 Stelios Michalopoulos
Alireza Naghavi
Giovanni Prarolo

Islam, Inequality and Pre-Industrial Comparative Development
w21511 Siwan Anderson
Debraj Ray

Missing Unmarried Women
w21447 Christopher Blattman
Julian C. Jamison
Tricia Koroknay-Palicz
Katherine Rodrigues
Margaret Sheridan

Measuring the Measurement Error: A Method to Qualitatively Validate Survey Data
w21450 Leander Heldring
James A. Robinson
Sebastian Vollmer

Monks, Gents and Industrialists: The Long-Run Impact of the Dissolution of the English Monasteries
w21452 Gilles Duranton
William R. Kerr

The Logic of Agglomeration
w21453 Gita Gopinath
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Loukas Karabarbounis
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez

Capital Allocation and Productivity in South Europe
w21460 Shuaizhang Feng
Yingyao Hu
Robert Moffitt

Long Run Trends in Unemployment and Labor Force Participation in China
w21410 Jean-Pascal Bassino
Marion Dovis
John Komlos

Biological Well-Being in Late 19th Century Philippines
w21411 David E. Bloom
Michael Kuhn
Klaus Prettner

The Contribution of Female Health to Economic Development
w21414 B. Kelsey Jack
Paulina Oliva
Christopher Severen
Elizabeth Walker
Samuel Bell

Technology Adoption Under Uncertainty: Take-Up and Subsequent Investment in Zambia
w21417 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan
w21419 Sharon Barnhardt
Erica Field
Rohini Pande

Moving to Opportunity or Isolation? Network Effects of a Randomized Housing Lottery in Urban India
w21428 Sarah Baird
Joan Hamory Hicks
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel

Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of a Child Health Investment
w21429 Diva Dhar
Tarun Jain
Seema Jayachandran

Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Attitudes: Evidence from India
w21434 Raymond P. Guiteras
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Does Development Aid Undermine Political Accountability? Leader and Constituent Responses to a Large-Scale Intervention
w21439 David Atkin
Dave Donaldson

Who's Getting Globalized? The Size and Implications of Intra-national Trade Costs
w21440 Taryn Dinkelman
Long Run Health Repercussions of Drought Shocks: Evidence from South African Homelands
w21440 Taryn Dinkelman
Long Run Health Repercussions of Drought Shocks: Evidence from South African Homelands
w21390 Orazio Attanasio
Arlen Guarín
Carlos Medina
Costas Meghir

Long Term Impacts of Vouchers for Vocational Training: Experimental Evidence for Colombia
w21397 Anton Cheremukhin
Mikhail Golosov
Sergei Guriev
Aleh Tsyvinski

The Economy of People's Republic of China from 1953
w21397 Anton Cheremukhin
Mikhail Golosov
Sergei Guriev
Aleh Tsyvinski

The Economy of People's Republic of China from 1953
w21405 Jishnu Das
Alaka Holla
Aakash Mohpal
Karthik Muralidharan

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India
w21360 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Economic and Social Impacts of the Media
w21335 David Le Bris
William N. Goetzmann
Sébastien Pouget

The Development of Corporate Governance in Toulouse: 1372-1946
w21339 Pascaline Dupas
Anthony Keats
Jonathan Robinson

The Effect of Savings Accounts on Interpersonal Financial Relationships: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural Kenya
w21349 Wolfgang Keller
Carol H. Shiue
Xin Wang

Capital Markets in China and Britain, 18th and 19th Century: Evidence from Grain Prices
w21314 Cynthia Kinnan
Shing-Yi Wang
Yongxiang Wang

Relaxing Migration Constraints for Rural Households
w21302 Renfu Luo
Grant Miller
Scott Rozelle
Sean Sylvia
Marcos Vera-Hernández

Can Bureaucrats Really Be Paid Like CEOs? School Administrator Incentives for Anemia Reduction in Rural China
w21310 Christopher Blattman
Eric P. Green
Julian C. Jamison
M. Christian Lehmann
Jeannie Annan

The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda
w21309 Garance Genicot
Two-sided Altruism and Signaling
w21309 Garance Genicot
Two-sided Altruism and Signaling
w21277 Elizabeth Frankenberg
Jessica Y. Ho
Duncan Thomas

Biological Health Risks and Economic Development
w21289 Christopher Blattman
Jeannie Annan

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State
w21228 Nicola Fuchs-Schuendeln
Tarek Alexander Hassan

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics
w21228 Nicola Fuchs-Schuendeln
Tarek Alexander Hassan

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics
w21242 Enrico Spolaore
Romain Wacziarg

Ancestry, Language and Culture
w21251 Dominick Bartelme
Yuriy Gorodnichenko

Linkages and Economic Development
w21217 Nathaniel G. Hilger
The Great Escape: Intergenerational Mobility in the United States Since 1940
w21196 Sunil Kanwar
Bronwyn H. Hall

The Market Value of R&D in Weak Innovation Regimes: Evidence from India
w21202 Francesco Trebbi
Eric Weese

Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures
w21204 Christopher Blattman
Julian C. Jamison
Margaret Sheridan

Reducing crime and violence: Experimental evidence from cognitive behavioral therapy in Liberia
w21169 Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar

Social Networks, Reputation and Commitment: Evidence from a Savings Monitors Experiment
w21171 Jason M. Lindo
María Padilla-Romo

Kingpin Approaches to Fighting Crime and Community Violence: Evidence from Mexico's Drug War
w21181 Craig Doidge
G. Andrew Karolyi
René M. Stulz

The U.S. listing gap
w21184 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Neighborhood Sanitation and Infant Mortality
w21184 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Neighborhood Sanitation and Infant Mortality
w21148 Amrita Ahuja
Sarah Baird
Joan Hamory Hicks
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel
Shawn Powers

When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming
w21127 Marcel Fafchamps
Ruth Vargas Hill

Redistribution and Group Participation: Comparative Experimental Evidence from Africa and the UK
w21138 Adriana D. Kugler
Santosh Kumar

Preference for Boys, Family Size and Educational Attainment in India
w21111 Martin Ravallion
Shaohua Chen

Benefit Incidence with Incentive Effects, Measurement Errors and Latent Heterogeneity: A Case Study for China
w21107 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Entrepreneurship and Financial Frictions: A Macro-Development Perspective
w21107 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Entrepreneurship and Financial Frictions: A Macro-Development Perspective
w21107 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Entrepreneurship and Financial Frictions: A Macro-Development Perspective
w21107 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Entrepreneurship and Financial Frictions: A Macro-Development Perspective
w21079 Cemal Eren Arbatli
Quamrul H. Ashraf
Oded Galor

The Nature of Conflict
w21084 Marcel Fafchamps
Simon Quinn

Aspire
w21084 Marcel Fafchamps
Simon Quinn

Aspire
w21087 Klaus Desmet
Dávid Krisztián Nagy
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

The Geography of Development: Evaluating Migration Restrictions and Coastal Flooding
w21063 Pedro Carneiro
Oswald Koussihouèdé
Nathalie Lahire
Costas Meghir
Corina Mommaerts

Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal
w21068 James Berry
Dean Karlan
Menno Pradhan

The Impact of Financial Education for Youth in Ghana
w21036 Seema Jayachandran
Rohini Pande

Why Are Indian Children So Short?
w21041 Arthur Alik-Lagrange
Martin Ravallion

Inconsistent Policy Evaluation: A Case Study for a Large Workfare Program
w21018 Xinshen Diao
Margaret McMillan

Toward an Understanding of Economic Growth in Africa: A Re-Interpretation of the Lewis Model
w20997 Paul Gertler
Manisha Shah
Maria Laura Alzua
Lisa Cameron
Sebastian Martinez
Sumeet Patil

How Does Health Promotion Work? Evidence From The Dirty Business of Eliminating Open Defecation
w20971 Greg Fischer
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The Catch-22 of External Validity in the Context of Constraints to Firm Growth
w20986 Thomas Joseph
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Shing-Yi Wang

Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data
w20965 Orazio Attanasio
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Marta Rubio-Codina

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia
w20965 Orazio Attanasio
Sarah Cattan
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Costas Meghir
Marta Rubio-Codina

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia
w20957 Jennifer N. Carpenter
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Robert F. Whitelaw

The Real Value of China's Stock Market
w20923 Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Jordan C. Kyle
Benjamin A. Olken
Sudarno Sumarto

The Power of Transparency: Information, Identification Cards and Food Subsidy Programs in Indonesia
w20935 Dani Rodrik
Premature Deindustrialization
w20946 Lasse Brune
Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dean Yang

Facilitating Savings for Agriculture: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi
w20911 Huailu Li
Kevin Lang
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Does Competition Eliminate Discrimination? Evidence from the Commercial Sex Market in Singapore
w20915 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Latin American Inequality: Colonial Origins, Commodity Booms, or a Missed 20th Century Leveling?
w20921 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Cities and Ideas
w20885 Sara Lowes
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James A. Robinson
Jonathan Weigel

Understanding Ethnic Identity in Africa: Evidence from the Implicit Association Test (IAT)
w20891 Brian McCaig
Nina Pavcnik

Informal Employment in a Growing and Globalizing Low-income Country
w20853 B. Zorina Khan
Knowledge, Human Capital and Economic Development: Evidence from the British Industrial Revolution, 1750-1930
w20854 B. Zorina Khan
Invisible Women: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Family Firms in France during Early Industrialization
w20856 Harold L. Cole
Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez

Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich to Poor Countries?
w20856 Harold L. Cole
Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez

Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich to Poor Countries?
w20821 Era Dabla-Norris
Yan Ji
Robert M. Townsend
D. Filiz Unsal

Distinguishing Constraints on Financial Inclusion and Their Impact on GDP, TFP, and Inequality
w20821 Era Dabla-Norris
Yan Ji
Robert M. Townsend
D. Filiz Unsal

Distinguishing Constraints on Financial Inclusion and Their Impact on GDP, TFP, and Inequality
w20839 Giuseppe De Arcangelis
Majlinda Joxhe
David McKenzie
Erwin Tiongson
Dean Yang

Directing Remittances to Education with Soft and Hard Commitments: Evidence from a Lab-in-the-field Experiment and New Product Take-up Among Filipino Migrants in Rome
w20842 Taryn Dinkelman
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments
w20842 Taryn Dinkelman
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments
2014
w20784 Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
Michael Kremer

Education, HIV, and Early Fertility: Experimental Evidence from Kenya
w20791 Martin Ravallion
Are the World's Poorest Being Left Behind?
w20759 Emily Beam
David McKenzie
Dean Yang

Unilateral Facilitation Does Not Raise International Labor Migration from the Philippines
w20763 Richard Akresh
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Harsha Thirumurthy

Medium-Term Health Impacts of Shocks Experienced In Utero and After Birth: Evidence from Detailed Geographic Information on War Exposure
w20763 Richard Akresh
German Daniel Caruso
Harsha Thirumurthy

Medium-Term Health Impacts of Shocks Experienced In Utero and After Birth: Evidence from Detailed Geographic Information on War Exposure
w20770 Supreet Kaur
Nominal Wage Rigidity in Village Labor Markets
w20770 Supreet Kaur
Nominal Wage Rigidity in Village Labor Markets
w20750 Tatyana Deryugina
Solomon M. Hsiang

Does the Environment Still Matter? Daily Temperature and Income in the United States
w20736 Michael Callen
Suresh De Mel
Craig McIntosh
Christopher Woodruff

What are the Headwaters of Formal Savings? Experimental Evidence from Sri Lanka
w20709 Pushkar Maitra
Sandip Mitra
Dilip Mookherjee
Alberto Motta
Sujata Visaria

Financing Smallholder Agriculture: An Experiment with Agent-Intermediated Microloans in India
w20709 Pushkar Maitra
Sandip Mitra
Dilip Mookherjee
Alberto Motta
Sujata Visaria

Financing Smallholder Agriculture: An Experiment with Agent-Intermediated Microloans in India
w20697 Horacio A. Larreguy
John Marshall
James M. Snyder
Jr.

Revealing Malfeasance: How Local Media Facilitates Electoral Sanctioning of Mayors in Mexico
w20699 Daniel LaFave
Duncan Thomas

Farms, Families, and Markets: New Evidence on Completeness of Markets in Agricultural Settings
w20685 Sebastian Edwards
Economic Development and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: A Historical Perspective
w20685 Sebastian Edwards
Economic Development and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: A Historical Perspective
w20685 Sebastian Edwards
Economic Development and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: A Historical Perspective
w20665 Daron Acemoglu
Tarek A. Hassan
Ahmed Tahoun

The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt's Arab Spring
w20646 Joshua Aizenman
Daniel Riera-Crichton

Liquidity and Foreign Asset Management Challenges for Latin American Countries
w20630 Kala Krishna
Lena Sheveleva

Wheat or Strawberries? Intermediated Trade with Limited Contracting.
w20598 Marshall Burke
Solomon M. Hsiang
Edward Miguel

Climate and Conflict
w20600 Lori Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert

Saving for a (not so) Rainy Day: A Randomized Evaluation of Savings Groups in Mali
w20605 Catia Batista
Dan Silverman
Dean Yang

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment
w20586 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Family Planning: Program Effects
w20587 Yael V. Hochberg
Carlos J. Serrano
Rosemarie H. Ziedonis

Patent Collateral, Investor Commitment, and the Market for Venture Lending
w20521 Richard B. Freeman
Immigration, International Collaboration, and Innovation: Science and Technology Policy in the Global Economy
w20522 Kate Ambler
Diego Aycinena
Dean Yang

Remittance Responses to Temporary Discounts: A Field Experiment among Central American Migrants
w19942 Leslie A. Martin
Shanthi Nataraj
Ann Harrison

In with the Big, Out with the Small: Removing Small-Scale Reservations in India
w20504 Alberto Alesina
Caterina Gennaioli
Stefania Lovo

Public Goods and Ethnic Diversity: Evidence from Deforestation in Indonesia
w20513 Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

On the Ethnic Origins of African Development Chiefs and Pre-colonial Political Centralization
w20474 Oded Galor
Marc Klemp

The Biocultural Origins of Human Capital Formation
w20475 Sebastian Edwards
Alvaro Garcia Marin

Constitutional Rights and Education: An International Comparative Study
w20477 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Richard Hornbeck

(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance
w20477 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Richard Hornbeck

(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance
w20477 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Richard Hornbeck

(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance
w20482 Iqbal Dhaliwal
Rema Hanna

Deal with the Devil: The Successes and Limitations of Bureaucratic Reform in India
w20448 Jenna Nobles
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Duncan Thomas

The Effects of Mortality on Fertility: Population Dynamics after a Natural Disaster
w20455 Brian McCaig
Nina Pavcnik

Export Markets and Labor Allocation in a Low-income Country
w20458 Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Monica Singhal

Tax Morale
w20463 Andrés Moya
Michael Carter

Violence and the Formation of Hopelessness and Pessimistic Prospects of Upward Mobility in Colombia
w20465 Michael R. Carter
Rachid Laajaj
Dean Yang

Subsidies and the Persistence of Technology Adoption: Field Experimental Evidence from Mozambique
w20465 Michael R. Carter
Rachid Laajaj
Dean Yang

Subsidies and the Persistence of Technology Adoption: Field Experimental Evidence from Mozambique
w20467 Richard Hornbeck
Daniel Keniston

Creative Destruction: Barriers to Urban Growth and the Great Boston Fire of 1872
w20422 Abhijit Banerjee
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Esther Duflo
Matthew O. Jackson

Gossip: Identifying Central Individuals in a Social Network
w20429 Xiao Yu Wang
Risk Sorting, Portfolio Choice, and Endogenous Informal Insurance
w20429 Xiao Yu Wang
Risk Sorting, Portfolio Choice, and Endogenous Informal Insurance
w20438 Oded Galor
Ömer Özak

The Agricultural Origins of Time Preference
w20443 Stacey H. Chen
Yen-Chien Chen
Jin-Tan Liu

The Impact of Family Composition on Educational Achievement
w20387 Lori Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher Udry

Self-Selection into Credit Markets: Evidence from Agriculture in Mali
w20387 Lori Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher Udry

Self-Selection into Credit Markets: Evidence from Agriculture in Mali
w20388 Suresh Naidu
Yaw Nyarko
Shing-Yi Wang

Worker Mobility in a Global Labor Market: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates
w20404 Hugo A. Hopenhayn
On the Measure of Distortions
w20412 Nancy Qian
Making Progress on Foreign Aid
w20379 John Komlos
Has Creative Destruction Become More Destructive?
w20380 Seema Jayachandran
The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries
w20380 Seema Jayachandran
The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries
w20380 Seema Jayachandran
The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries
w20383 Rachel Heath
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Manufacturing Growth and the Lives of Bangladeshi Women
w20344 Sean Lewis-Faupel
Yusuf Neggers
Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

Can Electronic Procurement Improve Infrastructure Provision? Evidence From Public Works in India and Indonesia
w20357 Raluca E. Dragusanu
Daniele Giovannucci
Nathan Nunn

The Economics of Fair Trade
w20352 Solomon M. Hsiang
Amir S. Jina

The Causal Effect of Environmental Catastrophe on Long-Run Economic Growth: Evidence From 6,700 Cyclones
w20354 Gabriel M. Ahlfeldt
Stephen J. Redding
Daniel M. Sturm
Nikolaus Wolf

The Economics of Density: Evidence from the Berlin Wall
w20327 Kenneth Lee
Eric Brewer
Carson Christiano
Francis Meyo
Edward Miguel
Matthew Podolsky
Javier Rosa
Catherine Wolfram

Barriers to Electrification for "Under Grid" Households in Rural Kenya
w20340 Joel M. David
Hugo A. Hopenhayn
Venky Venkateswaran

Information, Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity
w20340 Joel M. David
Hugo A. Hopenhayn
Venky Venkateswaran

Information, Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity
w20304 Orazio Attanasio
Britta Augsburg

Holy Cows or Cash Cows?
w20304 Orazio Attanasio
Britta Augsburg

Holy Cows or Cash Cows?
w20309 Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Horacio Larreguy

Social Structure and Institutional Design: Evidence from a Lab Experiment in the Field
w20317 Hanming Fang
Quanlin Gu
Li-An Zhou

The Gradients of Power: Evidence from the Chinese Housing Market
w20302 David I. Levine
Dean Yang

The Impact of Rainfall on Rice Output in Indonesia
w20299 Karthik Muralidharan
Jishnu Das
Alaka Holla
Aakash Mohpal

The Fiscal Cost of Weak Governance: Evidence from Teacher Absence in India
w20272 Seema Jayachandran
Fertility Decline and Missing Women
w20272 Seema Jayachandran
Fertility Decline and Missing Women
w20259 Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Cynthia Kinnan
Horacio Larreguy

Social Networks as Contract Enforcement: Evidence from a Lab Experiment in the Field
w20261 Santosh Anagol
Thomas Fujiwara

The Runner-Up Effect
w20262 Kate Ambler
Diego Aycinena
Dean Yang

Channeling Remittances to Education: A Field Experiment Among Migrants from El Salvador
w20239 Felipe Kast
Dina Pomeranz

Saving More to Borrow Less: Experimental Evidence from Access to Formal Savings Accounts in Chile
w20244 Angus Deaton
Bettina Aten

Trying to Understand the PPPs in ICP2011: Why are the Results so Different?
w20214 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Parenting with Style: Altruism and Paternalism in Intergenerational Preference Transmission
w20217 Pablo Fajgelbaum
Stephen J. Redding

External Integration, Structural Transformation and Economic Development: Evidence from Argentina 1870-1914
w20217 Pablo Fajgelbaum
Stephen J. Redding

External Integration, Structural Transformation and Economic Development: Evidence from Argentina 1870-1914
w20218 Günther Fink
B. Kelsey Jack
Felix Masiye

Seasonal Credit Constraints and Agricultural Labor Supply: Evidence from Zambia
w20219 Mara P. Squicciarini
Nico Voigtländer

Human Capital and Industrialization: Evidence from the Age of Enlightenment
w20188 Dani Rodrik
An African Growth Miracle?
w20205 Rafael La Porta
Andrei Shleifer

Informality and Development
w20170 Greg Fischer
Dean Karlan
Margaret McConnell
Pia Raffler

To Charge or Not to Charge: Evidence from a Health Products Experiment in Uganda
w20172 Gharad Bryan
Shyamal Chowdhury
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Under-investment in a Profitable Technology: The Case of Seasonal Migration in Bangladesh
w20172 Gharad Bryan
Shyamal Chowdhury
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Under-investment in a Profitable Technology: The Case of Seasonal Migration in Bangladesh
w20177 Bernard Harris
Roderick Floud
Sok Chul Hong

Food for Thought: Comparing Estimates of Food Availability in England and Wales, 1700-1914
w20177 Bernard Harris
Roderick Floud
Sok Chul Hong

Food for Thought: Comparing Estimates of Food Availability in England and Wales, 1700-1914
w20144 Bruno Crépon
Florencia Devoto
Esther Duflo
William Pariente

Estimating the Impact of Microcredit on Those Who Take It Up: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Morocco
w20121 Murillo Campello
Rafael Perez Ribas
Yan Wang

Is the Stock Market Just a Side Show? Evidence from a Structural Reform
w20107 Peter Temin
Economic History and Economic Development: New Economic History in Retrospect and Prospect
w20107 Peter Temin
Economic History and Economic Development: New Economic History in Retrospect and Prospect
w20129 Massimo Morelli
Dominic Rohner

Resource Concentration and Civil Wars
w20135 Julian C. Jamison
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Financial Education and Access to Savings Accounts: Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Ugandan Youth Clubs
w20139 Ariel BenYishay
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Social Learning and Communication
w20143 Paulo Bastos
Joana Silva
Eric Verhoogen

Export Destinations and Input Prices
w20091 Daniel Bennett
Wesley Yin

The Market for High-Quality Medicine
w20064 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson

Disease and Development: A Reply to Bloom, Canning, and Fink
w20077 Margaret S. McMillan
Kenneth Harttgen

What is driving the 'African Growth Miracle'?
w20057 Mark Rosenzweig
Junsen Zhang

Co-residence, Life-Cycle Savings and Inter-generational Support in Urban China
w20050 Abhijit Banerjee
Xin Meng
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian

Aggregate Fertility and Household Savings: A General Equilibrium Analysis using Micro Data
w20050 Abhijit Banerjee
Xin Meng
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian

Aggregate Fertility and Household Savings: A General Equilibrium Analysis using Micro Data
w20047 Dean Karlan
Daniel H. Wood

The Effect of Effectiveness: Donor Response to Aid Effectiveness in a Direct Mail Fundraising Experiment
w20024 Nava Ashraf
Diego Aycinena
Claudia Martinez
Dean Yang

Savings in Transnational Households: A Field Experiment among Migrants from El Salvador
w20004 Daron Acemoglu
Suresh Naidu
Pascual Restrepo
James A. Robinson

Democracy Does Cause Growth
w19976 Garance Genicot
Debraj Ray

Aspirations and Inequality
w19977 Hunt Allcott
Allan Collard-Wexler
Stephen D. O'Connell

How Do Electricity Shortages Affect Industry? Evidence from India
w19977 Hunt Allcott
Allan Collard-Wexler
Stephen D. O'Connell

How Do Electricity Shortages Affect Industry? Evidence from India
w19978 Garance Genicot
Siwan Anderson

Suicide and Property Rights in India
w19949 Eli Berman
Michael J. Callen
Clark Gibson
James D. Long

Election Fairness and Government Legitimacy in Afghanistan
w19949 Eli Berman
Michael J. Callen
Clark Gibson
James D. Long

Election Fairness and Government Legitimacy in Afghanistan
w19966 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Benjamin A. Olken

The Missing "Missing Middle"
w19933 Daron Acemoglu
Francisco Gallego
James A. Robinson

Institutions, Human Capital and Development
w19934 Anusha Chari
Peter Blair Henry

Learning From the Doers: Developing Country Lessons for Advanced Economy Growth
w19934 Anusha Chari
Peter Blair Henry

Learning From the Doers: Developing Country Lessons for Advanced Economy Growth
w19923 Rajeev H. Dehejia
Arvind Panagariya

The Link Between Manufacturing Growth and Accelerated Services Growth in India
w19924 Alan M. Taylor
The Argentina Paradox: Microexplanations and Macropuzzles
w19929 Amar Hamoudi
Duncan Thomas

Endogenous Co-residence and Program Incidence: South Africa's Old Age Pension
w19895 Robert J. Gordon
The Demise of U.S. Economic Growth: Restatement, Rebuttal, and Reflections
w19888 Matthias Doepke
Michèle Tertilt

Does Female Empowerment Promote Economic Development?
w19893 Emi Nakamura
Jón Steinsson
Miao Liu

Are Chinese Growth and Inflation Too Smooth? Evidence from Engel Curves
w19863 Dean Karlan
Leigh L. Linden

Loose Knots: Strong versus Weak Commitments to Save for Education in Uganda
w19868 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Political Reservations and Women's Entrepreneurship in India
w19827 Manuela Angelucci
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Microcredit Impacts: Evidence from a Randomized Microcredit Program Placement Experiment by Compartamos Banco
w19831 Maxim Pinkovskiy
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Lights, Camera,... Income!: Estimating Poverty Using National Accounts, Survey Means, and Lights
w19840 Anusha Chari
Peter Blair Henry

Two Tales of Adjustment: East Asian Lessons for European Growth
w19848 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo

Under the Thumb of History? Political Institutions and the Scope for Action
w19849 Rajshri Jayaraman
Debraj Ray
Francis de Vericourt

Anatomy of a Contract Change
w19802 Alan Fernihough
Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke

Coal and the European Industrial Revolution
w19802 Alan Fernihough
Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke

Coal and the European Industrial Revolution
w19804 Daniel M. Hungerman
Public Goods, Hidden Income, and Tax Evasion: Some Nonstandard Results from the Warm-Glow Model
w19805 Ganesh Seshan
Dean Yang

Motivating Migrants: A Field Experiment on Financial Decision-Making in Transnational Households
w19805 Ganesh Seshan
Dean Yang

Motivating Migrants: A Field Experiment on Financial Decision-Making in Transnational Households
w19808 Mark R. Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages over the Agricultural Production Cycle
w19808 Mark R. Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages over the Agricultural Production Cycle
w19811 Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak
Mark Rosenzweig

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium
w19811 Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak
Mark Rosenzweig

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium
w19811 Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak
Mark Rosenzweig

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium
w19825 Raymond P. Guiteras
B. Kelsey Jack

Incentives, Selection and Productivity in Labor Markets: Evidence from Rural Malawi
w19786 Geert Bekaert
Campbell R. Harvey
Christian T. Lundblad
Stephan Siegel

Political Risk Spreads
w19786 Geert Bekaert
Campbell R. Harvey
Christian T. Lundblad
Stephan Siegel

Political Risk Spreads
2013
w19738 Krislert Samphantharak
Robert Townsend

Risk and Return in Village Economies
w19738 Krislert Samphantharak
Robert Townsend

Risk and Return in Village Economies
w19738 Krislert Samphantharak
Robert Townsend

Risk and Return in Village Economies
w19740 Gabriela Calderon
Jesse M. Cunha
Giacomo De Giorgi

Business Literacy and Development: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural Mexico
w19740 Gabriela Calderon
Jesse M. Cunha
Giacomo De Giorgi

Business Literacy and Development: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural Mexico
w19743 Carl Kitchens
Price Fishback

Flip the Switch: The Spatial Impact of the Rural Electrification Administration 1935-1940
w19746 Daron Acemoglu
Suresh Naidu
Pascual Restrepo
James A. Robinson

Democracy, Redistribution and Inequality
w19756 Taryn Dinkelman
Mitigating Long-run Health Effects of Drought: Evidence from South Africa
w19733 Lakshmi Iyer
Xin Meng
Nancy Qian
Xiaoxue Zhao

Economic Transition and Private-Sector Labor Demand: Evidence from Urban China
w19696 Dean Karlan
Adam Osman
Jonathan Zinman

Follow the Money: Methods for Identifying Consumption and Investment Responses to a Liquidity Shock
w19696 Dean Karlan
Adam Osman
Jonathan Zinman

Follow the Money: Methods for Identifying Consumption and Investment Responses to a Liquidity Shock
w19702 Sarah A. Janzen
Michael R. Carter

After the Drought: The Impact of Microinsurance on Consumption Smoothing and Asset Protection
w19702 Sarah A. Janzen
Michael R. Carter

After the Drought: The Impact of Microinsurance on Consumption Smoothing and Asset Protection
w19708 Viral V. Acharya
Zhaoxia Xu

Financial Dependence and Innovation: The Case of Public versus Private Firms
w19661 Carol H. Shiue
Human Capital and Fertility in Chinese Clans Before Modern Growth
w19662 David Dollar
Benjamin F. Jones

China: An Institutional View of an Unusual Macroeconomy
w19667 Fernando E. Alvarez
Francisco J. Buera
Robert E. Lucas
Jr.

Idea Flows, Economic Growth, and Trade
w19667 Fernando E. Alvarez
Francisco J. Buera
Robert E. Lucas
Jr.

Idea Flows, Economic Growth, and Trade
w19646 Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert

Targeting ultra-poor households in Honduras and Peru
w19648 Shenggen Fan
Ravi Kanbur
Shang-Jin Wei
Xiaobo Zhang

The Economics of China: Successes and Challenges
w19649 Rema Hanna
Shing-Yi Wang

Dishonesty and Selection into Public Service
w19616 Brian McCaig
Nina Pavcnik

Moving out of Agriculture: Structural Change in Vietnam
w19617 Alexander Karaivanov
Robert M. Townsend

Dynamic Financial Constraints: Distinguishing Mechanism Design from Exogenously Incomplete Regimes
w19618 Benjamin Moll
Robert M. Townsend
Victor Zhorin

Economic Development, Flow of Funds and the Equilibrium Interaction of Financial Frictions
w19628 Douglas Gollin
David Lagakos
Michael E. Waugh

The Agricultural Productivity Gap
w19628 Douglas Gollin
David Lagakos
Michael E. Waugh

The Agricultural Productivity Gap
w19628 Douglas Gollin
David Lagakos
Michael E. Waugh

The Agricultural Productivity Gap
w19628 Douglas Gollin
David Lagakos
Michael E. Waugh

The Agricultural Productivity Gap
w19603 Emilio Depetris-Chauvin
David N. Weil

Malaria and Early African Development: Evidence from the Sickle Cell Trait
w19602 Prashant Bharadwaj
Leah K. Lakdawala
Nicholas Li

Perverse Consequences of Well Intentioned Regulation: Evidence from India's Child Labor Ban
w19534 Lisa Cameron
Manisha Shah

Risk-Taking Behavior in the Wake of Natural Disasters
w19512 Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Development, Structure, and Transformation: Some Evidence on Comparative Economic Growth
w19512 Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Development, Structure, and Transformation: Some Evidence on Comparative Economic Growth
w19525 Ajay Agrawal
John Horton
Nicola Lacetera
Elizabeth Lyons

Digitization and the Contract Labor Market: A Research Agenda
w19494 Gianmarco León
Edward Miguel

Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life
w19440 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

Contract Teachers: Experimental Evidence from India
w19483 Jie Bai
Seema Jayachandran
Edmund J. Malesky
Benjamin A. Olken

Does Economic Growth Reduce Corruption? Theory and Evidence from Vietnam
w19437 Santosh Anagol
Alvin Etang
Dean Karlan

Continued Existence of Cows Disproves Central Tenets of Capitalism?
w19426 Michael Greenstone
B. Kelsey Jack

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field
w19426 Michael Greenstone
B. Kelsey Jack

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field
w19427 Shing-Yi Wang
Property Rights and Intra-Household Bargaining
w19441 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

The Aggregate Effect of School Choice: Evidence from a Two-stage Experiment in India
w19398 Robin Burgess
Remi Jedwab
Edward Miguel
Ameet Morjaria
Gerard Padró i Miquel

The Value of Democracy: Evidence from Road Building in Kenya
w19402 Lucie Gadenne
Monica Singhal

Decentralization in Developing Economies
w19372 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Min Qiang Zhao

The Rise of Services: the Role of Skills, Scale, and Female Labor Supply
w19380 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities
w19380 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities
w19385 Todd Kumler
Eric Verhoogen
Judith A. Frías

Enlisting Employees in Improving Payroll-Tax Compliance: Evidence from Mexico
w19348 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

Shocking Behavior : Random Wealth in Antebellum Georgia and Human Capital Across Generations
w19348 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

Shocking Behavior : Random Wealth in Antebellum Georgia and Human Capital Across Generations
w19361 Enrico Spolaore
Romain Wacziarg

Long-Term Barriers to Economic Development
w19357 Ava Cas
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Wayan Suriastini
Duncan Thomas

The Impact of Parental Death on Child Well-being: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami
w19361 Enrico Spolaore
Romain Wacziarg

Long-Term Barriers to Economic Development
w19305 Karthik Muralidharan
Nishith Prakash

Cycling to School: Increasing Secondary School Enrollment for Girls in India
w19334 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher R. Udry

Forecasting Profitability
w19334 Mark Rosenzweig
Christopher R. Udry

Forecasting Profitability
w19341 Karthik Muralidharan
Ketki Sheth

Bridging Education Gender Gaps in Developing Countries: The Role of Female Teachers
w19279 Eric V. Edmonds
Maheshwor Shrestha

You Get What You Pay For: Schooling Incentives and Child Labor
w19312 Jennifer M. Meredith
Jonathan Robinson
Sarah Walker
Bruce Wydick

Keeping the Doctor Away: Experimental Evidence on Investment in Preventative Health Products
w19266 Eli Berman
Joseph Felter
Ethan Kapstein
Erin Troland

Predation, Taxation, Investment and Violence: Evidence from the Philippines
w19259 Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone
Rohini Pande
Nicholas Ryan

Truth-telling by Third-party Auditors and the Response of Polluting Firms: Experimental Evidence from India
w19227 Najy Benhassine
Florencia Devoto
Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
Victor Pouliquen

Turning a Shove into a Nudge? A "Labeled Cash Transfer" for Education
w19213 Dave Donaldson
Richard Hornbeck

Railroads and American Economic Growth: A "Market Access" Approach
w19195 Kathy Baylis
Yazhen Gong
Shun Wang

Bridging vs. Bonding Social Capital and the Management of Common Pool Resources
w19196 David Atkin
The Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence from Indian Migrants
w19197 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

Networks, Commitment, and Competence: Caste in Indian Local Politics
w19199 Dina Pomeranz
No Taxation without Information: Deterrence and Self-Enforcement in the Value Added Tax
w19203 Saumitra Jha
"Unfinished Business": Ethnic Complementarities and the Political Contagion of Peace and Conflict in Gujarat
w19203 Saumitra Jha
"Unfinished Business": Ethnic Complementarities and the Political Contagion of Peace and Conflict in Gujarat
w19185 Paul Gertler
James Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Arianna Zanolini
Christel Vermeersch
Susan Walker
Susan M. Chang
Sally Grantham-McGregor

Labor Market Returns to Early Childhood Stimulation: a 20-year Followup to an Experimental Intervention in Jamaica
w19127 Vivi Alatas
Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Ririn Purnamasari
Matthew Wai-Poi

Ordeal Mechanisms In Targeting: Theory And Evidence From A Field Experiment In Indonesia
w19160 Xi Zhu
John Whalley
Xiliang Zhao

Intergenerational Transfer, Human Capital and Long-term Growth in China under the One Child Policy
w19175 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

Up from Poverty? The 1832 Cherokee Land Lottery and the Long-run Distribution of Wealth
w19181 Treb Allen
Costas Arkolakis

Trade and the Topography of the Spatial Economy
w19191 Annamaria Conti
Jerry Thursby
Marie C. Thursby

Patents as Signals for Startup Financing
w19140 Manisha Shah
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Drought of Opportunities: Contemporaneous and Long Term Impacts of Rainfall Shocks on Human Capital
w19141 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Culture, Entrepreneurship, and Growth
w19146 Rajnish Mehra
Asset Pricing Implications of Macroeconomic Interventions An Application to Climate Policy
w19119 Manuela Angelucci
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Win Some Lose Some? Evidence from a Randomized Microcredit Program Placement Experiment by Compartamos Banco
w19128 Tom Vogl
Differential Fertility, Human Capital, and Development
w19106 Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Long-Run Price Elasticities of Demand for Credit: Evidence from a Countrywide Field Experiment in Mexico
w19106 Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Long-Run Price Elasticities of Demand for Credit: Evidence from a Countrywide Field Experiment in Mexico
w19107 Julian C. Jamison
Dean Karlan
Pia Raffler

Mixed Method Evaluation of a Passive mHealth Sexual Information Texting Service in Uganda
w19077 James J. Heckman
Lakshmi K. Raut

Intergenerational Long Term Effects of Preschool - Structural Estimates from a Discrete Dynamic Programming Model
w19090 Anirban Mitra
Debraj Ray

Implications of an Economic Theory of Conflict: Hindu-Muslim Violence in India
w19046 Paul Gertler
Christel Vermeersch

Using Performance Incentives to Improve Medical Care Productivity and Health Outcomes
w18950 Esther Duflo
Abhijit Banerjee
Rachel Glennerster
Cynthia G. Kinnan

The Miracle of Microfinance? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation
w19010 Diego A. Comin
Martí Mestieri Ferrer

If Technology Has Arrived Everywhere, Why has Income Diverged?
w19010 Diego A. Comin
Martí Mestieri Ferrer

If Technology Has Arrived Everywhere, Why has Income Diverged?
w19017 Randall Morck
Bernard Yeung
Wayne Yu

R-squared and the Economy
w18992 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective Well-Being and Income: Is There Any Evidence of Satiation?
w19004 Randall Morck
M. Deniz Yavuz
Bernard Yeung

State-run Banks, Money Growth, and the Real Economy
w18970 Brian Greaney
Joseph P. Kaboski
Eva Van Leemput

Can Self-Help Groups Really Be "Self-Help"?
w18970 Brian Greaney
Joseph P. Kaboski
Eva Van Leemput

Can Self-Help Groups Really Be "Self-Help"?
w18970 Brian Greaney
Joseph P. Kaboski
Eva Van Leemput

Can Self-Help Groups Really Be "Self-Help"?
w18971 Peter Boone
Ila Fazzio
Kameshwari Jandhyala
Chitra Jayanty
Gangadhar Jayanty
Simon Johnson
Vimala Ramachandrin
Filipa Silva
Zhaoguo Zhan

The Surprisingly Dire Situation of Children's Education in Rural West Africa: Results from the CREO Study in Guinea-Bissau (Comprehensive Review of Education Outcomes)
w18964 Grant Miller
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Gender Differences in Preferences, Intra-Household Externalities, and Low Demand for Improved Cookstoves
w18932 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Pay-for-Performance Incentives in Low- and Middle-Income Country Health Programs
w18932 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Pay-for-Performance Incentives in Low- and Middle-Income Country Health Programs
w18946 Martin Čihák
Asli Demirgüč-Kunt
Erik Feyen
Ross Levine

Financial Development in 205 Economies, 1960 to 2010
w18911 Qingyuan Du
Shang-Jin Wei

A Theory of the Competitive Saving Motive
w18915 Tomás Rau
Loreto Reyes
Sergio S. Urzúa

The Long-term Effects of Early Lead Exposure: Evidence from a case of Environmental Negligence
w18920 Christian Fons-Rosen
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Bent E. Sørensen
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez
Vadym Volosovych

Quantifying Productivity Gains from Foreign Investment
w18861 Carlo Cafiero
What do we Really Know about Food Security?
w18861 Carlo Cafiero
What do we Really Know about Food Security?
w18847 Li Gan
Manuel A. Hernandez
Yanyan Liu

Group Lending with Heterogeneous Types
w18833 Debopam Bhattacharya
Pascaline Dupas
Shin Kanaya

Estimating the Impact of Means-tested Subsidies under Treatment Externalities with Application to Anti-Malarial Bednets
w18824 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Peter Howitt

What Do We Learn From Schumpeterian Growth Theory?
w18824 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Peter Howitt

What Do We Learn From Schumpeterian Growth Theory?
w18824 Philippe Aghion
Ufuk Akcigit
Peter Howitt

What Do We Learn From Schumpeterian Growth Theory?
w18808 Wolfgang Keller
Carol H. Shiue

The Link Between Fundamentals and Proximate Factors in Development
w18798 Vivi Alatas
Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Ririn Purnamasari
Matthew Wai-Poi

Does Elite Capture Matter? Local Elites and Targeted Welfare Programs in Indonesia
w18776 Alberto Chong
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro
Dean Karlan
Martin Valdivia

Effectiveness and Spillovers of Online Sex Education: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Colombian Public Schools
w18778 Lori A. Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher R. Udry

Profitability of Fertilizer: Experimental Evidence from Female Rice Farmers in Mali
w18778 Lori A. Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher R. Udry

Profitability of Fertilizer: Experimental Evidence from Female Rice Farmers in Mali
w18674 Eli Berman
Joseph Felter
Jacob N. Shapiro
Erin Troland

Modest, Secure and Informed: Successful Development in Conflict Zones
w18674 Eli Berman
Joseph Felter
Jacob N. Shapiro
Erin Troland

Modest, Secure and Informed: Successful Development in Conflict Zones
w18765 Quamrul Ashraf
Stelios Michalopoulos

Climatic Fluctuations and the Diffusion of Agriculture
w18765 Quamrul Ashraf
Stelios Michalopoulos

Climatic Fluctuations and the Diffusion of Agriculture
w18736 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure
w18736 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure
w18738 Quamrul Ashraf
Oded Galor

Genetic Diversity and the Origins of Cultural Fragmentation
w18742 B. Douglas Bernheim
Debraj Ray
Sevin Yeltekin

Poverty and Self-Control
w18715 Guy Michaels
Ferdinand Rauch
Stephen J. Redding

Tasks and Technology in the United States 1880-2000
w18720 Ajay K. Agrawal
Nicola Lacetera
Elizabeth Lyons

Does Information Help or Hinder Job Applicants from Less Developed Countries in Online Markets?
w18683 Ann E. Harrison
Justin Yifu Lin
L. Colin Xu

Explaining Africa's (Dis)advantage
w18691 Daron Acemoglu
Tristan Reed
James A. Robinson

Chiefs: Elite Control of Civil Society and Economic Development in Sierra Leone
w18699 Alberto Alesina
Johann Harnoss
Hillel Rapoport

Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity
w18703 Nuno Limão
Giovanni Maggi

Uncertainty and Trade Agreements
w18679 Lena Edlund
Chulhee Lee

Son Preference, Sex Selection and Economic Development: The Case of South Korea
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w18657 François Gourio
Nicolas A. Roys

Size-Dependent Regulations, Firm Size Distribution, and Reallocation
w18650 Laura Alfaro
Anusha Chari

Deregulation, Misallocation, and Size: Evidence from India
w18650 Laura Alfaro
Anusha Chari

Deregulation, Misallocation, and Size: Evidence from India
w18588 Lee J. Alston
Marcus Melo
Bernardo Mueller
Carlos Pereira

Changing Social Contracts: Beliefs and Dissipative Inclusion in Brazil
w18596 Philippe Aghion
Antoine Dechezleprêtre
David Hemous
Ralf Martin
John Van Reenen

Carbon Taxes, Path Dependency and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Auto Industry
w18602 David Lagakos
Benjamin Moll
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian
Todd Schoellman

Experience Matters: Human Capital and Development Accounting
w18581 James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Peter A. Savelyev

Understanding the Mechanisms through Which an Influential Early Childhood Program Boosted Adult Outcomes
w18556 Geert Bekaert
Alexander Popov

On the Link Between the Volatility and Skewness of Growth
w18561 Kalina Manova
Zhihong Yu

How Firms Export: Processing vs. Ordinary Trade with Financial Frictions
w18538 Britta Augsburg
Ralph De Haas
Heike Harmgart
Costas Meghir

The Impacts of Microcredit: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina
w18539 Victor A.B. Davies
Sylvain Dessy

The Political Economy of Government Revenues in Post-Conflict Resource-Rich Africa: Liberia and Sierra Leone
w18550 Simon Gilchrist
Jae W. Sim
Egon Zakrajšek

Misallocation and Financial Frictions: Some Direct Evidence From the Dispersion in Borrowing Costs
w18524 Ejaz Ghani
Arti Grover Goswami
William R. Kerr

Highway to Success: The Impact of the Golden Quadrilateral Project for the Location and Performance of Indian Manufacturing
w18512 Alberto F. Alesina
Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

Ethnic Inequality
w18464 Prashant Bharadwaj
Giacomo De Giorgi
David Hansen
Christopher Neilson

The Gender Gap in Mathematics: Evidence from Low- and Middle-Income Countries
w18463 Dean Karlan
Robert Darko Osei
Isaac Osei-Akoto
Christopher Udry

Agricultural Decisions after Relaxing Credit and Risk Constraints
w18463 Dean Karlan
Robert Darko Osei
Isaac Osei-Akoto
Christopher Udry

Agricultural Decisions after Relaxing Credit and Risk Constraints
w18463 Dean Karlan
Robert Darko Osei
Isaac Osei-Akoto
Christopher Udry

Agricultural Decisions after Relaxing Credit and Risk Constraints
w18470 Alessandra Fogli
Laura Veldkamp

Germs, Social Networks and Growth
w18454 Alberto Martin
Jaume Ventura

Financial Reforms and Capital Flows: Insights from General Equilibrium
w18461 Jakob Madsen
Health, Human Capital Formation and Knowledge Production: Two Centuries of International Evidence
w18438 Stelios Michalopoulos
Alireza Naghavi
Giovanni Prarolo

Trade and Geography in the Origins and Spread of Islam
w18405 Charles R. Hulten
Janet X. Hao

The Role Of Intangible Capital in the Transformation and Growth of the Chinese Economy
w18416 Richard Hornbeck
Pinar Keskin

Does Agriculture Generate Local Economic Spillovers? Short-run and Long-run Evidence from the Ogallala Aquifer
w18373 Hunt Allcott
Site Selection Bias in Program Evaluation
w18375 Eli Berman
Joseph Felter
Ethan Kapstein
Erin Troland

Predation, Taxation, Investment, and Violence: Evidence from the Philippines
w18378 James Habyarimana
William Jack

State vs Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya
w18383 Steven Nafziger
Peter H. Lindert

Russian Inequality on the Eve of Revolution
w18371 Janet Currie
Tom Vogl

Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries
w18349 Eva O. Arceo-Gomez
Rema Hanna
Paulina Oliva

Does the Effect of Pollution on Infant Mortality Differ Between Developing and Developed Countries? Evidence from Mexico City
w18351 Vivi Alatas
Abhijit Banerjee
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken

Network Structure and the Aggregation of Information: Theory and Evidence from Indonesia
w18347 Costas Meghir
Renata Narita
Jean-Marc Robin

Wages and Informality in Developing Countries
w18333 Edward L. Glaeser
Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr

Entrepreneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines
w18296 Richard Hornbeck
Suresh Naidu

When the Levee Breaks: Black Migration and Economic Development in the American South
w18318 Tom Vogl
Height, Skills, and Labor Market Outcomes in Mexico
w18319 Tom Vogl
Marriage Institutions and Sibling Competition: Evidence from South Asia
w18325 Dean Karlan
Ryan Knight
Christopher Udry

Hoping to Win, Expected to Lose: Theory and Lessons on Micro Enterprise Development
w18278 Bruce A. Blonigen
Anca D. Cristea

Airports and Urban Growth: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Policy Experiment
w18289 Janvier D. Nkurunziza
Léonce Ndikumana
Prime Nyamoya

The Financial Sector in Burundi
w18266 David Atkin
Endogenous Skill Acquisition and Export Manufacturing in Mexico
w18266 David Atkin
Endogenous Skill Acquisition and Export Manufacturing in Mexico
w18266 David Atkin
Endogenous Skill Acquisition and Export Manufacturing in Mexico
w18275 Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

National Institutions and Subnational Development in Africa
w18249 Mercedes Delgado
Christian Ketels
Michael E. Porter
Scott Stern

The Determinants of National Competitiveness
w18207 Laura Alfaro
Maggie X. Chen

Selection and Market Reallocation: Productivity Gains from Multinational Production
w18189 Hai Fang
Karen N. Eggleston
John A. Rizzo
Scott Rozelle
Richard J. Zeckhauser

The Returns to Education in China: Evidence from the 1986 Compulsory Education Law
w18193 Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri

The Effect of Trade and Migration on Income
w18177 Daron Acemoglu
Camilo García-Jimeno
James A. Robinson

Finding Eldorado: Slavery and Long-run Development in Colombia
w18183 Evan Borkum
Fang He
Leigh L. Linden

The Effects of School Libraries on Language Skills: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in India
w18139 Daniel Berkowitz
Mark Hoekstra
Koen Schoors

Does Finance Cause Growth? Evidence from the Origins of Banking in Russia
w18162 William Easterly
Ross Levine

The European Origins of Economic Development
w18130 Enrico Spolaore
Romain Wacziarg

How Deep Are the Roots of Economic Development?
w18118 Emilie Caldeira
Martial Foucault
Grégoire Rota-Graziosi

Does Decentralization Facilitate Access to Poverty-Related Services? Evidence from Benin
w18100 James J. Heckman
Junjian Yi

Human Capital, Economic Growth, and Inequality in China
w18115 Harounan Kazianga
Dan Levy
Leigh L. Linden
Matt Sloan

The Effects of "Girl-Friendly" Schools: Evidence from the BRIGHT School Construction Program in Burkina Faso
w18080 Edward Kutsoati
Randall Morck

Family Ties, Inheritance Rights, and Successful Poverty Alleviation: Evidence from Ghana
w18091 Jess Benhabib
Jesse Perla
Christopher Tonetti

Catch-up and Fall-back through Innovation and Imitation
w18079 Emin M. Dinlersoz
Jeremy Greenwood

The Rise and Fall of Unions in the U.S.
w18065 Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dan Silverman
Dean Yang

Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices
w18049 Philippe Aghion
Torsten Persson
Dorothee Rouzet

Education and Military Rivalry
w18030 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Bent E. Sorensen

Misallocation, Property Rights, and Access to Finance: Evidence from Within and Across Africa
w18033 Rema Hanna
Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves
w18033 Rema Hanna
Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves
w18033 Rema Hanna
Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves
w18039 Dana Burde
Leigh L. Linden

The Effect of Village-Based Schools: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Afghanistan
w18019 Suresh De Mel
David McKenzie
Christopher Woodruff

The demand for, and consequences of, formalization among informal firms in Sri Lanka
w18019 Suresh De Mel
David McKenzie
Christopher Woodruff

The demand for, and consequences of, formalization among informal firms in Sri Lanka
w18004 Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Erik Feyen
Ross Levine

The Evolving Importance of Banks and Securities Markets
w17992 Ejaz Ghani
Arti Grover Goswami
William R. Kerr

Is India's Manufacturing Sector Moving Away From Cities?
w17992 Ejaz Ghani
Arti Grover Goswami
William R. Kerr

Is India's Manufacturing Sector Moving Away From Cities?
w17992 Ejaz Ghani
Arti Grover Goswami
William R. Kerr

Is India's Manufacturing Sector Moving Away From Cities?
w17994 Daron Acemoglu
The World our Grandchildren Will Inherit: The Rights Revolution and Beyond
w17968 Abhijit Banerjee
Sendhil Mullainathan
Rema Hanna

Corruption
w17968 Abhijit Banerjee
Sendhil Mullainathan
Rema Hanna

Corruption
w17979 Davide Cantoni
Noam Yuchtman

Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution
w17939 Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
Michael Kremer

School Governance, Teacher Incentives, and Pupil-Teacher Ratios: Experimental Evidence from Kenyan Primary Schools
w17943 Jessica Cohen
Pascaline Dupas
Simone G. Schaner

Price Subsidies, Diagnostic Tests, and Targeting of Malaria Treatment: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial
w17952 Dean Karlan
Melanie Morten
Jonathan Zinman

A Personal Touch: Text Messaging for Loan Repayment
w17952 Dean Karlan
Melanie Morten
Jonathan Zinman

A Personal Touch: Text Messaging for Loan Repayment
w17905 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

The Macroeconomics of Microfinance
w17883 Gharad T. Bryan
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Referrals: Peer Screening and Enforcement in a Consumer Credit Field Experiment
w17883 Gharad T. Bryan
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Referrals: Peer Screening and Enforcement in a Consumer Credit Field Experiment
w17897 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Nancy Qian

On the Road: Access to Transportation Infrastructure and Economic Growth in China
w17851 Pascaline Dupas
Sarah Green
Anthony Keats
Jonathan Robinson

Challenges in Banking the Rural Poor: Evidence from Kenya's Western Province
w17852 Latika Chaudhary
Aldo Musacchio
Steven Nafziger
Se Yan

Big BRICs, Weak Foundations: The Beginning of Public Elementary Education in Brazil, Russia, India, and China
w17820 Daron Acemoglu
David Autor

What Does Human Capital Do? A Review of Goldin and Katz's The Race between Education and Technology
w17801 Jeremy D. Foltz
Ursula T. Aldana
Paul Laris

The Sahel's Silent Maize Revolution: Analyzing Maize Productivity in Mali at the Farm-level
w17819 Pol Antràs
Davin Chor
Thibault Fally
Russell Hillberry

Measuring the Upstreamness of Production and Trade Flows
w17785 Richard Akresh
Damien de Walque
Harounan Kazianga

Alternative Cash Transfer Delivery Mechanisms: Impacts on Routine Preventative Health Clinic Visits in Burkina Faso
w17743 Abhijit Banerjee
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Esther Duflo
Matthew O. Jackson

The Diffusion of Microfinance
w17743 Abhijit Banerjee
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Esther Duflo
Matthew O. Jackson

The Diffusion of Microfinance
w17747 Catherine Wolfram
Orie Shelef
Paul J. Gertler

How Will Energy Demand Develop in the Developing World?
w17735 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner
Georgi Kocharkov
Cezar Santos

Technology and the Changing Family: A Unified Model of Marriage, Divorce, Educational Attainment and Married Female Labor-Force Participation
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w17702 Esther Duflo
Women's Empowerment and Economic Development
w17702 Esther Duflo
Women's Empowerment and Economic Development
w17718 Margaret S. McMillan
William A. Masters
Harounan Kazianga

Rural Demography, Public Services and Land Rights in Africa: A Village-Level Analysis in Burkina Faso
w17692 Joshua Aizenman
Sebastian Edwards
Daniel Riera-Crichton

Adjustment patterns to commodity terms of trade shocks: the role of exchange rate and international reserves policies
w17700 Timothy J. Kehoe
Felipe Meza

Catch-up Growth Followed by Stagnation: Mexico, 1950-2010
w17656 Francesco Caselli
Antonio Ciccone

The Contribution of Schooling in Development Accounting: Results from a Nonparametric Upper Bound
w17656 Francesco Caselli
Antonio Ciccone

The Contribution of Schooling in Development Accounting: Results from a Nonparametric Upper Bound
w17656 Francesco Caselli
Antonio Ciccone

The Contribution of Schooling in Development Accounting: Results from a Nonparametric Upper Bound
w17656 Francesco Caselli
Antonio Ciccone

The Contribution of Schooling in Development Accounting: Results from a Nonparametric Upper Bound
w17672 Matthias Doepke
Michèle Tertilt
Alessandra Voena

The Economics and Politics of Women's Rights
w17640 Quamrul Ashraf
Oded Galor

Cultural Diversity, Geographical Isolation, and the Origin of the Wealth of Nations
w17620 Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

The Long-Run Effects of the Scramble for Africa
w17603 Nuno Limao
Kamal Saggi

Size Inequality, Coordination Externalities and International Trade Agreements
w17596 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Local Industrial Structures and Female Entrepreneurship in India
w17591 Eric A. Hanushek
Susanne Link
Ludger Woessmann

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA
w17554 Paul W. Glewwe
Eric A. Hanushek
Sarah D. Humpage
Renato Ravina

School Resources and Educational Outcomes in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature from 1990 to 2010
w17546 Dani Rodrik
Unconditional Convergence
w17524 Amit K. Khandelwal
Peter K. Schott
Shang-Jin Wei

Trade Liberalization and Embedded Institutional Reform: Evidence from Chinese Exporters
w17514 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Spatial Determinants of Entrepreneurship in India
w17495 Robert E. Lucas
Jr.
Benjamin Moll

Knowledge Growth and the Allocation of Time
w17512 Jonathan Chiu
Cesaire Meh
Randall Wright

Innovation and Growth with Financial, and other, Frictions
w17512 Jonathan Chiu
Cesaire Meh
Randall Wright

Innovation and Growth with Financial, and other, Frictions
w17475 Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

List Randomization for Sensitive Behavior: An Application for Measuring Use of Loan Proceeds
w17487 Benjamin F. Jones
The Human Capital Stock: A Generalized Approach
w17493 Andrew Atkeson
Ariel T. Burstein

Aggregate Implications of Innovation Policy
w17449 Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dean Yang

Credit Market Consequences of Improved Personal Identification: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi
w17449 Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dean Yang

Credit Market Consequences of Improved Personal Identification: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi
w17456 Jesse M. Cunha
Giacomo De Giorgi
Seema Jayachandran

The Price Effects of Cash Versus In-Kind Transfers
w17411 Frederico Finan
Laura A. Schechter

Vote-Buying and Reciprocity
w17383 Kabir Malik
Maureen Cropper
Alexander Limonov
Anoop Singh

Estimating the Impact of Restructuring on Electricity Generation Efficiency: The Case of the Indian Thermal Power Sector
w17396 Laura Alfaro
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Vadym Volosovych

Sovereigns, Upstream Capital Flows, and Global Imbalances
w17398 Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

Corruption in Developing Countries
w17377 Quamrul H. Ashraf
David N. Weil
Joshua Wilde

The Effect of Interventions to Reduce Fertility on Economic Growth
w17297 Radha Iyengar
Jonathan Monten
Matthew Hanson

Building Peace: The Impact of Aid on the Labor Market for Insurgents
w17314 Nico Voigtländer
Hans-Joachim Voth

How the West 'Invented' Fertility Restriction
w17293 Daron Acemoglu
James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik

Why Do Voters Dismantle Checks and Balances?
w17265 Serguey Braguinsky
Lee G. Branstetter
Andre Regateiro

The Incredible Shrinking Portuguese Firm
w17249 Tamara Hafner
David Popp

China and India as Suppliers of Affordable Medicines to Developing Countries
w17255 Pascaline Dupas
Jonathan Robinson

Why Don't the Poor Save More? Evidence from Health Savings Experiments
w17245 Avraham Ebenstein
Jian Zhang
Margaret S. McMillan
Kevin Chen

Chemical Fertilizer and Migration in China
w17245 Avraham Ebenstein
Jian Zhang
Margaret S. McMillan
Kevin Chen

Chemical Fertilizer and Migration in China
w17215 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
Thomas J. Weiss

Economic Growth in the Mid Atlantic Region: Conjectural Estimates for 1720 to 1800
w17216 Quamrul Ashraf
Oded Galor

The "Out of Africa" Hypothesis, Human Genetic Diversity, and Comparative Economic Development
w17207 Marcel Fafchamps
David McKenzie
Simon R. Quinn
Christopher Woodruff

When is capital enough to get female microenterprises growing? Evidence from a randomized experiment in Ghana
w17207 Marcel Fafchamps
David McKenzie
Simon R. Quinn
Christopher Woodruff

When is capital enough to get female microenterprises growing? Evidence from a randomized experiment in Ghana
w17210 Michael Greenstone
Rema Hanna

Environmental Regulations, Air and Water Pollution, and Infant Mortality in India
w17174 Patricia M. Danzon
Andrew W. Mulcahy
Adrian K. Towse

Pharmaceutical Pricing in Emerging Markets: Effects of Income, Competition and Procurement
w17184 Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

Divide and Rule or the Rule of the Divided? Evidence from Africa
w17184 Stelios Michalopoulos
Elias Papaioannou

Divide and Rule or the Rule of the Divided? Evidence from Africa
w17185 Ama Baafra Abeberese
Todd J. Kumler
Leigh L. Linden

Improving Reading Skills by Encouraging Children to Read in School: A Randomized Evaluation of the Sa Aklat Sisikat Reading Program in the Philippines
w17186 Konrad B. Burchardi
Tarek Alexander Hassan

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification
w17186 Konrad B. Burchardi
Tarek Alexander Hassan

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification
w17158 Nicola Gennaioli
Rafael La Porta
Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes
Andrei Shleifer

Human Capital and Regional Development
w17165 Richard Akresh
Eric V. Edmonds

Residential Rivalry and Constraints on the Availability of Child Labor
w17129 Isaac Mbiti
David N. Weil

Mobile Banking: The Impact of M-Pesa in Kenya
w17132 Daniel Treisman
Income, Democracy, and the Cunning of Reason
w17143 Margaret S. McMillan
Dani Rodrik

Globalization, Structural Change and Productivity Growth
w17092 Marshall Burke
John Dykema
David Lobell
Edward Miguel
Shanker Satyanath

Incorporating Climate Uncertainty into Estimates of Climate Change Impacts, with Applications to U.S. and African Agriculture
w17058 Oded Galor
Inequality, Human Capital Formation and the Process of Development
w17058 Oded Galor
Inequality, Human Capital Formation and the Process of Development
w17075 Oded Galor
Stelios Michalopoulos

Evolution and the Growth Process: Natural Selection of Entrepreneurial Traits
w17075 Oded Galor
Stelios Michalopoulos

Evolution and the Growth Process: Natural Selection of Entrepreneurial Traits
w17069 Guido Cataife
Charles J. Courtemanche

Income-Based Disparities in Health Care Utilization under Universal Coverage in Brazil
w17057 Oded Galor
The Demographic Transition: Causes and Consequences
w17020 Ximena Cadena
Antoinette Schoar

Remembering to Pay? Reminders vs. Financial Incentives for Loan Payments
w16966 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson

Hither Thou Shalt Come, But No Further: Reply to "The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation: Comment"
w16947 Alejandro Artopoulos
Daniel Friel
Juan Carlos Hallak

Lifting the Domestic Veil: The Challenges of Exporting Differentiated Goods Across the Development Divide
w16923 Laura Bottazzi
Marco Da Rin
Thomas F. Hellmann

The Importance of Trust for Investment: Evidence from Venture Capital
w16933 Florencia Devoto
Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
William Pariente
Vincent Pons

Happiness on Tap: Piped Water Adoption in Urban Morocco
w16939 Willa Friedman
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel
Rebecca Thornton

Education as Liberation?
w16912 J. William Ambrosini
Karin Mayr
Giovanni Peri
Dragos Radu

The Selection of Migrants and Returnees: Evidence from Romania and Implications
w16919 Barry Eichengreen
Donghyun Park
Kwanho Shin

When Fast Growing Economies Slow Down: International Evidence and Implications for China
w16901 James A. Levinsohn
Zoë McLaren
Olive Shisana
Khangelani Zuma

HIV Status and Labor Market Participation in South Africa
w16895 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Human Capital Accounts: Choice of Rates and Construction of Volume Indices
w16870 Randall Morck
Finance and Governance in Developing Economies
w16878 James B. Davies
Xiaojun Shi
John Whalley

The Possibilities For Global Poverty Reduction Using Revenues From Global Carbon Pricing
w16830 Jishnu Das
Stefan Dercon
James Habyarimana
Pramila Krishnan
Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores
w16821 Rafael La Porta
Andrei Shleifer

The Unofficial Economy in Africa
w16821 Rafael La Porta
Andrei Shleifer

The Unofficial Economy in Africa
w16832 Jess Benhabib
Alejandro Corvalan
Mark M. Spiegel

Reestablishing the Income-Democracy Nexus
w16834 John Sutton
Daniel Trefler

Deductions from the Export Basket: Capabilities, Wealth and Trade
w16800 Shang-Jin Wei
Xiaobo Zhang

Sex Ratios, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth in the People's Republic of China
w16809 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Industrial Catching Up in the Poor Periphery 1870-1975
w16756 Lee J. Alston
Krister Andersson

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Forest Protection: The Transaction Costs of REDD
w16757 Barry Eichengreen
Poonam Gupta

The Service Sector as India's Road to Economic Growth
w16721 William Jack
Tavneet Suri

Mobile Money: The Economics of M-PESA
w16742 Charles I. Jones
Misallocation, Economic Growth, and Input-Output Economics
w16718 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano
Nathan Nunn

Fertility and the Plough
w16705 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Implications of Population Aging for Economic Growth
w16682 Daron Acemoglu
Mikhail Golosov
Aleh Tsyvinski
Pierre Yared

A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars
w16694 Roger H. Gordon
Wei Li

Provincial and Local Governments in China: Fiscal Institutions and Government Behavior
w16696 Pierre-André Chiappori
Krislert Samphantharak
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl
Robert M. Townsend

Heterogeneity and Risk Sharing in Village Economies
w16658 Nicholas Bloom
Benn Eifert
Aprajit Mahajan
David McKenzie
John Roberts

Does Management Matter? Evidence from India
w16661 Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn

Fifteen Years On: Household Incomes in South Africa
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w16635 Alain de Janvry
Frederico Finan
Elisabeth Sadoulet

Local Electoral Incentives and Decentralized Program Performance
w16640 Fernando A. Broner
Jaume Ventura

Rethinking the Effects of Financial Liberalization
w16610 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

The Determinants of Food Aid Provisions to Africa and the Developing World
w16610 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

The Determinants of Food Aid Provisions to Africa and the Developing World
w16592 John Whalley
Xiliang Zhao

The Contribution of Human Capital to China's Economic Growth
w16594 Joshua Graff Zivin
Maria Damon
Harsha Thirumurthy

Health Shocks and Natural Resource Management: Evidence from Western Kenya
w16596 Larry E. Jones
Alice Schoonbroodt

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models
w16597 William Easterly
Ariell Reshef

African Export Successes: Surprises, Stylized Facts, and Explanations
w16599 Kenneth J. Arrow
Partha Dasgupta
Lawrence H. Goulder
Kevin J. Mumford
Kirsten Oleson

Sustainability and the Measurement of Wealth
w16569 Jeffrey A. Frankel
Mauritius: African Success Story
w16555 Robert T. Jensen
Nolan H. Miller

A Revealed Preference Approach to Measuring Hunger and Undernutrition
w16554 Javier Arias
Oliver Azuara
Pedro Bernal
James J. Heckman
Cajeme Villarreal

Policies To Promote Growth and Economic Efficiency in Mexico
w16550 Wolfgang Keller
Ben Li
Carol H. Shiue

China's Foreign Trade: Perspectives From the Past 150 Years
w16550 Wolfgang Keller
Ben Li
Carol H. Shiue

China's Foreign Trade: Perspectives From the Past 150 Years
w16551 Dongwoo Yoo
Richard H. Steckel

Property Rights and Financial Development: The Legacy of Japanese Colonial Institutions
w16552 Jorge Braga de Macedo
Luís Brites Pereira

Cape Verde and Mozambique as Development Successes in West and Southern Africa
w16528 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Herman Kamil
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez

What Hinders Investment in the Aftermath of Financial Crises: Insolvent Firms or Illiquid Banks?
w16494 Alan L. Olmstead
Paul W. Rhode

Productivity Growth and the Regional Dynamics of Antebellum Southern Development
w16481 Steven Block
The Decline and Rise of Agricultural Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa Since 1961
w16487 Dave Donaldson
Railroads of the Raj: Estimating the Impact of Transportation Infrastructure
w16462 Panicos O. Demetriades
Peter L. Rousseau

Government, Openness and Finance: Past and Present
w16441 Daniel W. Sacks
Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth
w16449 Pamela Jakiela
Edward Miguel
Vera L. te Velde

You've Earned It: Combining Field and Lab Experiments to Estimate the Impact of Human Capital on Social Preferences
w16400 Francisco J. Buera
Yongseok Shin

Financial Frictions and the Persistence of History: A Quantitative Exploration
w16400 Francisco J. Buera
Yongseok Shin

Financial Frictions and the Persistence of History: A Quantitative Exploration
w16368 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Gerard Roland

Culture, Institutions and the Wealth of Nations
w16375 Erika Färnstrand Damsgaard
Per Krusell

The World Distribution of Productivity: Country TFP Choice in a Nelson-Phelps Economy
w16378 Diego A. Comin
Bart Hobijn

Technology Diffusion and Postwar Growth
w16379 Diego A. Comin
Martí Mestieri

An Intensive Exploration of Technology Diffusion
w16343 Sylvain Chassang
Gerard Padro i Miquel
Erik Snowberg

Selective Trials: A Principal-Agent Approach to Randomized Controlled Experiments
w16352 Charles I. Jones
Peter J. Klenow

Beyond GDP? Welfare across Countries and Time
w16323 Bronwyn H. Hall
Christian Helmers

The role of patent protection in (clean/green) technology transfer
w16340 Vikas Mehrotra
Randall Morck
Jungwook Shim
Yupana Wiwattanakantang

Must Love Kill the Family Firm?
w16320 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban F. Klor

Economic Conditions and the Quality of Suicide Terrorism
w16277 Raquel Fernández
Does Culture Matter?
w16288 Keith Head
Ran Jing
Deborah L. Swenson

From Beijing to Bentonville: Do Multinational Retailers Link Markets?
w16293 Richard B. Freeman
Stephen Machin
Martina Viarengo

Variation in Educational Outcomes and Policies across Countries and of Schools within Countries
w16195 Ernesto Aguayo-Tellez
Jim Airola
Chinhui Juhn

Did Trade Liberalization Help Women? The Case of Mexico in the 1990s
w16196 Rachel Glennerster
Edward Miguel
Alexander Rothenberg

Collective Action in Diverse Sierra Leone Communities
w16167 Ashish Arora
Surendra K. Bagde

Human capital and the Indian software industry
w16125 Jeffrey A. Frankel
Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets: A Survey
w16126 Roberto Chang
Constantino Hevia
Norman Loayza

Privatization and Nationalization Cycles
w16141 Oliver Falck
Christina Guenther
Stephan Heblich
William R. Kerr

From Russia with Love: The Impact of Relocated Firms on Incumbent Survival
w16088 Ryan D. Edwards
Trends in World Inequality in Life Span Since 1970
w16096 Matias Busso
Jesse Gregory
Patrick M. Kline

Assessing the Incidence and Efficiency of a Prominent Place Based Policy
w16102 Robert T. Jensen
Nolan H. Miller

Do Consumer Price Subsidies Really Improve Nutrition?
w16115 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility Revisited
w16083 Daron Acemoglu
Tarek A. Hassan
James A. Robinson

Social Structure and Development: A Legacy of the Holocaust in Russia
w16001 Mary Hallward-Driemeier
Gita Khun-Jush
Lant Pritchett

Deals versus Rules: Policy Implementation Uncertainty and Why Firms Hate It
w16018 Benjamin Feigenberg
Erica M. Field
Rohini Pande

Building Social Capital Through MicroFinance
w16018 Benjamin Feigenberg
Erica M. Field
Rohini Pande

Building Social Capital Through MicroFinance
w16021 Robert T. Jensen
Economic Opportunities and Gender Differences in Human Capital: Experimental Evidence for India
w15980 Vivi Alatas
Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Julia Tobias

Targeting the Poor: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Indonesia
w15994 Duha Tore Altindag
Naci H. Mocan

Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy
w15960 Jenny C. Aker
Michael W. Klein
Stephen A. O'Connell
Muzhe Yang

Borders, Ethnicity and Trade
w15973 Abhijit Banerjee
Sendhil Mullainathan

The Shape of Temptation: Implications for the Economic Lives of the Poor
w15944 Daron Acemoglu
Theory, General Equilibrium and Political Economy in Development Economics
w15944 Daron Acemoglu
Theory, General Equilibrium and Political Economy in Development Economics
w15949 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement
w15902 Robert J. Barro
Jong-Wha Lee

A New Data Set of Educational Attainment in the World, 1950-2010
w15900 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Bent Sørensen
Vadym Volosovych

Deep Financial Integration and Volatility
w15886 Hai Fang
Karen N. Eggleston
John A. Rizzo
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Jobs and Kids: Female Employment and Fertility in Rural China
w15884 Randall Morck
Fan Yang

The Shanxi Banks
w15891 Angus S. Deaton
Understanding the mechanisms of economic development
w15891 Angus S. Deaton
Understanding the mechanisms of economic development
w15891 Angus S. Deaton
Understanding the mechanisms of economic development
w15893 Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez
Cheng Wang

Quantifying the Impact of Financial Development on Economic Development
w15893 Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez
Cheng Wang

Quantifying the Impact of Financial Development on Economic Development
w15863 Douglas Gollin
Richard Rogerson

Agriculture, Roads, and Economic Development in Uganda
w15863 Douglas Gollin
Richard Rogerson

Agriculture, Roads, and Economic Development in Uganda
w15863 Douglas Gollin
Richard Rogerson

Agriculture, Roads, and Economic Development in Uganda
w15865 Lee J. Alston
Gary D. Libecap
Bernardo Mueller

Interest Groups, Information Manipulation in the Media, and Public Policy: The Case of the Landless Peasants Movement in Brazil
w15836 Jeffrey A. Frankel
The Natural Resource Curse: A Survey
w15771 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Property Rights, Land Conflict and Tenancy in Brazil
w15771 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Property Rights, Land Conflict and Tenancy in Brazil
w15771 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Property Rights, Land Conflict and Tenancy in Brazil
w15792 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Monika Schnitzer

Financial constraints and innovation: Why poor countries don't catch up
w15775 Xavier Sala-i-Martin
Maxim Pinkovskiy

African Poverty is Falling...Much Faster than You Think!
w15781 Deliana Kostova
Hana Ross
Evan Blecher
Sara Markowitz

Prices and Cigarette Demand: Evidence from Youth Tobacco Use in Developing Countries
w15750 Pol Antràs
Arnaud Costinot

Intermediated Trade
w15751 Pol Antràs
Arnaud Costinot

Intermediation and Economic Integration
w15755 Paul M. Romer
Which Parts of Globalization Matter for Catch-up Growth?
w15693 Daron Acemoglu
Institutions, Factor Prices and Taxation: Virtues of Strong States?
w15697 Daniel Bogart
Gary Richardson

Property Rights and Parliament in Industrializing Britain
w15710 Kris James Mitchener
David C. Wheelock

Does the Structure of Banking Markets Affect Economic Growth? Evidence from U.S. State Banking Markets
w15671 Yuyu Chen
Ginger Zhe Jin
Yang Yue

Peer Migration in China
w15677 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

From Shame to Game in One Hundred Years: An Economic Model of the Rise in Premarital Sex and its De-Stigmatization
w15680 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Latin American Growth-Inequality Trade-Offs: The Impact of Insurgence and Independence
w15647 Virgiliu Midrigan
Daniel Yi Xu

Finance and Misallocation: Evidence from Plant-level Data
2009
w15598 Petra Moser
Alessandra Voena

Compulsory Licensing - Evidence from the Trading with the Enemy Act
w15598 Petra Moser
Alessandra Voena

Compulsory Licensing - Evidence from the Trading with the Enemy Act
w15575 Randall Morck
M. Deniz Yavuz
Bernard Yeung

Banking System Control, Capital Allocation, and Economy Performance
w15575 Randall Morck
M. Deniz Yavuz
Bernard Yeung

Banking System Control, Capital Allocation, and Economy Performance
w15550 Francesco Caselli
Guy Michaels

Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil
w15550 Francesco Caselli
Guy Michaels

Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil
w15547 Eli Berman
Michael Callen
Joseph H. Felter
Jacob N. Shapiro

Do Working Men Rebel? Insurgency and Unemployment in Iraq and the Philippines
w15508 James B. Davies
Susanna Sandström
Anthony B. Shorrocks
Edward N. Wolff

The Level and Distribution of Global Household Wealth
w15477 Alejandrina Salcedo
Todd Schoellman
Michèle Tertilt

Families as Roommates: Changes in U.S. Household Size from 1850 to 2000
w15491 Peter H. Lindert
Revealing Failures in the History of School Finance
w15456 Grant Miller
Diana M. Pinto
Marcos Vera-Hernández

Risk Protection, Service Use, and Health Outcomes Under Colombia's Health Insurance Program for the Poor
w15465 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban F. Klor

The Economic Cost of Harboring Terrorism
w15437 Ajay K. Agrawal
Iain M. Cockburn
Carlos Rosell

Not Invented Here? Innovation in Company Towns
w15448 Laura Alfaro
Anusha Chari

India Transformed? Insights from the Firm Level 1988-2005
w15455 Simon Johnson
William Larson
Chris Papageorgiou
Arvind Subramanian

Is Newer Better? Penn World Table Revisions and Their Impact on Growth Estimates
w15416 Berthold Herrendorf
Richard Rogerson
Ákos Valentinyi

Two Perspectives on Preferences and Structural Transformation
w15433 Maxim Pinkovskiy
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Parametric Estimations of the World Distribution of Income
w15408 Anthony B. Atkinson
Thomas Piketty
Emmanuel Saez

Top Incomes in the Long Run of History
w15396 Hongbin Cai
Yuyu Chen
Hanming Fang
Li-An Zhou

Microinsurance, Trust and Economic Development: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Field Experiment
w15396 Hongbin Cai
Yuyu Chen
Hanming Fang
Li-An Zhou

Microinsurance, Trust and Economic Development: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Field Experiment
w15386 Ian Ayres
Sophie Raseman
Alice Shih

Evidence from Two Large Field Experiments that Peer Comparison Feedback Can Reduce Residential Energy Usage
w15355 Raquel Fernández
Women's Rights and Development
w15355 Raquel Fernández
Women's Rights and Development
w15356 Stelios Michalopoulos
Luc Laeven
Ross Levine

Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth
w15344 Jeffrey Butler
Paola Giuliano
Luigi Guiso

The Right Amount of Trust
w15346 Tavneet Suri
Selection and Comparative Advantage in Technology Adoption
w15349 Klaus Desmet
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Spatial Development
w15349 Klaus Desmet
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Spatial Development
w15323 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

Teacher Performance Pay: Experimental Evidence from India
w15264 Lee J. Alston
Edwyna Harris
Bernardo Mueller

De Facto and De Jure Property Rights: Land Settlement and Land Conflict on the Australian, Brazilian and U.S. Frontiers
w15304 Sharon Belenzon
Tomer Berkovitz
Patrick Bolton

Intracompany Governance and Innovation
w15268 Francisco J. Buera
Yongseok Shin

Productivity Growth and Capital Flows: The Dynamics of Reforms
w15275 Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence
w15275 Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence
w15280 Michael Kremer
Jessica Leino
Edward Miguel
Alix Peterson Zwane

Spring Cleaning: Rural Water Impacts, Valuation and Property Rights Institutions
w15221 Benjamin A. Olken
Monica Singhal

Informal Taxation
w15209 Lee J. Alston
Andrés A. Gallo

Electoral Fraud, the Rise of Peron and Demise of Checks and Balances in Argentina
w15210 Patrick Bajari
Jeremy T. Fox
Kyoo il Kim
Stephen P. Ryan

A Simple Nonparametric Estimator for the Distribution of Random Coefficients
w15210 Patrick Bajari
Jeremy T. Fox
Kyoo il Kim
Stephen P. Ryan

A Simple Nonparametric Estimator for the Distribution of Random Coefficients
w15087 Orazio Attanasio
Katja Kaufmann

Educational Choices, Subjective Expectations, and Credit Constraints
w15131 Esther Duflo
Michael Kremer
Jonathan Robinson

Nudging Farmers to Use Fertilizer: Theory and Experimental Evidence from Kenya
w15152 Loren Brandt
Johannes Van Biesebroeck
Yifan Zhang

Creative Accounting or Creative Destruction? Firm-level Productivity Growth in Chinese Manufacturing
w15155 Daron Acemoglu
Melissa Dell

Productivity Differences Between and Within Countries
w15157 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence from an Historical Experiment
w15157 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence from an Historical Experiment
w15083 Raghuram G. Rajan
Rodney Ramcharan

Land and Credit: A Study of the Political Economy of Banking in the United States in the Early 20th Century
w15088 Timothy J. Besley
Torsten Persson

State Capacity, Conflict and Development
w15088 Timothy J. Besley
Torsten Persson

State Capacity, Conflict and Development
w15094 Charles I. Jones
Paul M. Romer

The New Kaldor Facts: Ideas, Institutions, Population, and Human Capital
w15069 William Easterly
Empirics of Strategic Interdependence: The Case of the Racial Tipping Point
w15050 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Do International Labor Standards Contribute to the Persistence of the Child Labor Problem?
w15080 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Klara Sabirianova Peter
Dmitriy Stolyarov

Inequality and Volatility Moderation in Russia: Evidence from Micro-Level Panel Data on Consumption and Income
w15041 Seema Jayachandran
Ilyana Kuziemko

Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less Than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India
w15041 Seema Jayachandran
Ilyana Kuziemko

Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less Than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India
w15028 Farley Grubb
Land Policy: Founding Choices and Outcomes, 1781-1802
w15028 Farley Grubb
Land Policy: Founding Choices and Outcomes, 1781-1802
w15000 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

The Impact of the AIDS Pandemic on Health Services in Africa: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys
w14973 Nancy Qian
Quantity-Quality and the One Child Policy:The Only-Child Disadvantage in School Enrollment in Rural China
w14998 Anne Case
Alicia Menendez

Requiescat in Pace? The Consequences of High Priced Funerals in South Africa
w14968 Barry Eichengreen
Poonam Gupta

The Two Waves of Service Sector Growth
w14968 Barry Eichengreen
Poonam Gupta

The Two Waves of Service Sector Growth
w14958 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Maitreesh Ghatak
Jeanne Lafortune

Marry for What: Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India
w14942 Gary D. Libecap
Dean Lueck

The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions
w14949 Manuela Angelucci
Giacomo De Giorgi
Marcos A. Rangel
Imran Rasul

Family Networks and School Enrolment: Evidence from a Randomized Social Experiment
w14937 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan

Electoral Accountability and Corruption: Evidence from the Audits of Local Governments
w14914 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Finance and Development: A Tale of Two Sectors
w14914 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph Kaboski
Yongseok Shin

Finance and Development: A Tale of Two Sectors
w14917 Xin Meng
Nancy Qian

The Long Term Consequences of Famine on Survivors: Evidence from a Unique Natural Experiment using China's Great Famine
w14918 Nathan Nunn
Diego Puga

Ruggedness: The Blessing of Bad Geography in Africa
w14918 Nathan Nunn
Diego Puga

Ruggedness: The Blessing of Bad Geography in Africa
w14887 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Elias Papaioannou
José Luis Peydró

Financial Regulation, Financial Globalization and the Synchronization of Economic Activity
w14850 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

Why is Mobility in India so Low? Social Insurance, Inequality, and Growth
w14822 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski

The Rise of the Service Economy
w14801 Christopher Blattman
Edward Miguel

Civil War
w14783 Nathan Nunn
Leonard Wantchekon

The Slave Trade and the Origins of Mistrust in Africa
w14785 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Vanishing Third World Emigrants?
w14766 Jeffrey G. Williamson
History without Evidence: Latin American Inequality since 1491
w14748 David S. Jacks
Kevin H. O'Rourke
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Commodity Price Volatility and World Market Integration since 1700
w14720 John F. Helliwell
Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh
Anthony Harris
Haifang Huang

International Evidence on the Social Context of Well-Being
w14702 Marco Manacorda
Edward Miguel
Andrea Vigorito

Government Transfers and Political Support
w14707 Pascaline Dupas
Do Teenagers Respond to HIV Risk Information? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya
w14690 Angus S. Deaton
Instruments of development: Randomization in the tropics, and the search for the elusive keys to economic development
w14690 Angus S. Deaton
Instruments of development: Randomization in the tropics, and the search for the elusive keys to economic development
w14690 Angus S. Deaton
Instruments of development: Randomization in the tropics, and the search for the elusive keys to economic development
w14693 Pascaline Dupas
Jonathan Robinson

Savings Constraints and Microenterprise Development: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya
w14633 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes, and Causation
w14637 Angus Deaton
Jane Fortson
Robert Tortora

Life (evaluation), HIV/AIDS, and Death in Africa
w14638 William D. Nordhaus
The Perils of the Learning Model For Modeling Endogenous Technological Change
w14640 Jeremy Atack
Fred Bateman
Michael Haines
Robert A. Margo

Did Railroads Induce or Follow Economic Growth? Urbanization and Population Growth in the American Midwest, 1850-60
w14640 Jeremy Atack
Fred Bateman
Michael Haines
Robert A. Margo

Did Railroads Induce or Follow Economic Growth? Urbanization and Population Growth in the American Midwest, 1850-60
2008
w14606 Eli Berman
Jacob N. Shapiro
Joseph H. Felter

Can Hearts and Minds Be Bought? The Economics of Counterinsurgency in Iraq
w14585 Timothy J. Besley
Torsten Persson

The Incidence of Civil War: Theory and Evidence
w14546 Marcos Chamon
Eswar Prasad

Why are Saving Rates of Urban Households in China Rising?
w14553 Harald Uhlig
The Slow Decline of East Germany
w14553 Harald Uhlig
The Slow Decline of East Germany
w14520 Rafael La Porta
Andrei Shleifer

The Unofficial Economy and Economic Development
w14536 Richard H. Steckel
Heights and Human Welfare: Recent Developments and New Directions
w14537 Chiaki Moriguchi
Top Wage Incomes in Japan, 1951-2005
w14507 John F. Helliwell
Life Satisfaction and Quality of Development
w14475 Esther Duflo
Pascaline Dupas
Michael Kremer

Peer Effects, Teacher Incentives, and the Impact of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya
w14481 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Jan Svejnar
Katherine Terrell

Globalization and innovation in emerging markets
w14467 Abhijit V. Banerjee
Esther Duflo

The Experimental Approach to Development Economics
w14469 Bryan S. Graham
James Powell

Identification and Estimation of 'Irregular' Correlated Random Coefficient Models
w14469 Bryan S. Graham
James Powell

Identification and Estimation of 'Irregular' Correlated Random Coefficient Models
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Anu Garrib
Alicia Menendez
Analia Olgiati

Paying the Piper: The High Cost of Funerals in South Africa
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Eric Verhoogen

The Quality-Complementarity Hypothesis: Theory and Evidence from Colombia
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Torsten Persson

Uncertainty, Climate Change and the Global Economy
w14363 William Easterly
Can the West Save Africa?
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w14363 William Easterly
Can the West Save Africa?
w14347 Raghuram G. Rajan
Rodney Ramcharan

Landed Interests and Financial Underdevelopment in the United States
w14311 Abhijit Banerjee
Rukmini Banerji
Esther Duflo
Rachel Glennerster
Stuti Khemani

Pitfalls of Participatory Programs: Evidence From a Randomized Evaluation in Education in India
w14335 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

The Efficacy of Parochial Politics: Caste, Commitment, and Competence in Indian Local Governments
w14278 Luigi Guiso
Paola Sapienza
Luigi Zingales

Long Term Persistence
w14248 Chinhui Juhn
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility in Africa: First Evidence from Population Based Surveys
w14198 Lori A. Beaman
Raghabendra Chattopadhyay
Esther Duflo
Rohini Pande
Petia Topalova

Powerful Women: Does Exposure Reduce Bias?
w14157 Anupam Jena
Casey Mulligan
Tomas J. Philipson
Eric Sun

The Value of Life in General Equilibrium
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The Knowledge Trap: Human Capital and Development Reconsidered
w14138 Benjamin F. Jones
The Knowledge Trap: Human Capital and Development Reconsidered
w14130 David Y. Albouy
The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Investigation of the Settler Mortality Data
w14132 Melissa Dell
Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Climate Change and Economic Growth: Evidence from the Last Half Century
w14132 Melissa Dell
Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Climate Change and Economic Growth: Evidence from the Last Half Century
w14136 Leo Feler
J. Vernon Henderson

Exclusionary Policies in Urban Development, How under-servicing of migrant households affects the growth and composition of Brazilian cities
w14107 Dan Bogart
Gary Richardson

Making Property Productive: Reorganizing Rights to Real and Equitable Estates in Britain, 1660 to 1830
w14109 Robert Koopman
Zhi Wang
Shang-Jin Wei

How Much of Chinese Exports is Really Made In China? Assessing Domestic Value-Added When Processing Trade is Pervasive
w14116 Eric Bond
James R. Tybout
Hâle Utar

Credit Rationing, Risk Aversion and Industrial Evolution in Developing Countries
w14090 Kris J. Mitchener
Mari Ohnuki

Institutions, Competition, and Capital Market Integration in Japan
w14093 Ryan D. Edwards
The Cost of Uncertain Life Span
w14131 Naci H. Mocan
Vengeance
w14050 Dani Rodrik
Second-Best Institutions
w14060 Laura Alfaro
Andrew Charlton
Fabio Kanczuk

Plant-Size Distribution and Cross-Country Income Differences
w14031 Sharon L. Maccini
Dean Yang

Under the Weather: Health, Schooling, and Economic Consequences of Early-Life Rainfall
w14031 Sharon L. Maccini
Dean Yang

Under the Weather: Health, Schooling, and Economic Consequences of Early-Life Rainfall
w14039 Karin Mayr
Giovanni Peri

Return Migration as a Channel of Brain Gain
w14045 James E. Anderson
Does Trade Foster Contract Enforcement?
w14045 James E. Anderson
Does Trade Foster Contract Enforcement?
w14011 Seema Jayachandran
Air Quality and Early-Life Mortality: Evidence from Indonesia's Wildfires
w13992 William Easterly
Shanker Satyanath
Daniel Berger

Superpower Interventions and their Consequences for Democracy: An Empirical Inquiry
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Andrew Foster
Louis Putterman

Institutions and Behavior: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Democracy
w13947 Seema Jayachandran
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Life Expectancy and Human Capital Investments: Evidence From Maternal Mortality Declines
w13958 Jikun Huang
Yu Liu
Will Martin
Scott Rozelle

Agricultural Trade Reform and Rural Prosperity: Lessons from China
w13930 Gary Richardson
Brand Names Before the Industrial Revolution
w13905 Raj Arunachalam
Trevon Logan

Is There Dowry Inflation in South Asia?
w13828 Tanika Chakraborty
Sukkoo Kim

Caste, Kinship and Sex Ratios in India
w13834 Charles I. Jones
Intermediate Goods, Weak Links, and Superstars: A Theory of Economic Development
w13838 Erica M. Field
Omar Robles
Máximo Torero

The Cognitive Link Between Geography and Development: Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania
w13769 J. Vernon Henderson
Anthony Venables

The Dynamics of City Formation
w13769 J. Vernon Henderson
Anthony Venables

The Dynamics of City Formation
w13771 Zhi Wang
Shang-Jin Wei

What Accounts for the Rising Sophistication of China's Exports?
w13719 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Klara Sabirianova Peter

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia
w13725 Eli Berman
David D. Laitin

Religion, Terrorism and Public Goods: Testing the Club Model
2007
w13702 Lucian A. Bebchuk
Zvika Neeman

Investor Protection and Interest Group Politics
w13680 Larry E. Jones
Alice Schoonbroodt

Complements versus Substitutes and Trends in Fertility Choice in Dynastic Models
w13683 Abhijit V. Banerjee
Esther Duflo

Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day
w13683 Abhijit V. Banerjee
Esther Duflo

Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day
w13686 Jan Eeckhout
Boyan Jovanovic

Occupational Choice and Development
w13581 John Whalley
Li Wang

Evaluating the Impure Chinese VAT Relative to a Pure Form in a Simple Monetary Trade Model with an Endogenous Trade Surplus
w13545 Joana Naritomi
Rodrigo R. Soares
Juliano J. Assunção

Rent Seeking and the Unveiling of 'De Facto' Institutions: Development and Colonial Heritage within Brazil
w13547 Lynne G. Zucker
Michael R. Darby

Star Scientists, Innovation and Regional and National Immigration
w13550 Branko Milanovic
Peter H. Lindert
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Measuring Ancient Inequality
w13552 Robert C. Feenstra
Chang Hong

China's Exports and Employment
w13533 Ernesto F. L. Amaral
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Joseph E. Potter
Eduardo L.G. Rios-Neto

Demographic Change and the Structure of Wages: A Demand-Theoretic Analysis for Brazil
w13498 Sandra G. Sosa-Rubi
Omar Galarraga
Jeffrey E. Harris

Heterogeneous Impact of the "Seguro Popular" Program on the Utilization of Obstetrical Services in Mexico, 2001-2006: A Multinomial Probit Model with a Discrete Endogenous Variable
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Edward C. Prescott

Openness, Technology Capital, and Development
w13469 Charles R. Hulten
Anders Isaksson

Why Development Levels Differ: The Sources of Differential Economic Growth in a Panel of High and Low Income Countries
w13470 Lee Branstetter
C. Fritz Foley

Facts and Fallacies about U.S. FDI in China
w13442 Cally Ardington
Anne Case
Victoria Hosegood

Labor Supply Responses to Large Social Transfers: Longitudinal Evidence from South Africa
w13446 Raymond Fisman
Shang-Jin Wei

The Smuggling of Art, and the Art of Smuggling: Uncovering the Illicit Trade in Cultural Property and Antiques
w13453 Hans-Werner Sinn
Pareto Optimality in the Extraction of Fossil Fuels and the Greenhouse Effect: A Note
w13454 Hans-Werner Sinn
Public Policies against Global Warming
w13435 Joseph P.H. Fan
Randall Morck
Lixin Colin Xu
Bernard Yeung

Institutions and Foreign Investment: China versus the World
w13405 Thomas Philippon
Why Has the U.S. Financial Sector Grown so Much? The Role of Corporate Finance.
w13400 Pierre-Richard Agénor
Joshua Aizenman

Aid Volatility and Poverty Traps
w13367 Nathan Nunn
The Long-Term Effects of Africa's Slave Trades
w13355 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Detecting Illegal Arms Trade
w13317 Angus Deaton
Income, Aging, Health and Wellbeing Around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll
w13317 Angus Deaton
Income, Aging, Health and Wellbeing Around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll
w13319 David de la Croix
Matthias Doepke

To Segregate or to Integrate: Education Politics and Democracy
w13334 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson
Pierre Yared

Reevaluating the Modernization Hypothesis
w13299 Thorsten Beck
Ross Levine
Alexey Levkov

Big Bad Banks? The Impact of U.S. Branch Deregulation on Income Distribution
w13300 Paul Glewwe
Michael Kremer
Sylvie Moulin

Many Children Left Behind? Textbooks and Test Scores in Kenya
w13303 Miguel Urquiola
Eric Verhoogen

Class Size and Sorting in Market Equilibrium: Theory and Evidence
w13305 Robert Jensen
Emily Oster

The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women's Status in India
w13306 Johannes Van Biesebroeck
Wage and Productivity Premiums in Sub-Saharan Africa
w13286 Robert E. Lucas
Jr.

Trade and the Diffusion of the Industrial Revolution
w13286 Robert E. Lucas
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Trade and the Diffusion of the Industrial Revolution
w13290 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Peter J. Klenow

Misallocation and Manufacturing TFP in China and India
w13243 Robert T. Jensen
Nolan H. Miller

Giffen Behavior: Theory and Evidence
w13209 Kiminori Matsuyama
Aggregate Implications of Credit Market Imperfections
w13209 Kiminori Matsuyama
Aggregate Implications of Credit Market Imperfections
w13222 Garth Frazer
Johannes Van Biesebroeck

Trade Growth under the African Growth and Opportunity Act
w13208 Daron Acemoglu
María Angélica Bautista
Pablo Querubín
James A. Robinson

Economic and Political Inequality in Development: The Case of Cundinamarca, Colombia
w13208 Daron Acemoglu
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Pablo Querubín
James A. Robinson

Economic and Political Inequality in Development: The Case of Cundinamarca, Colombia
w13208 Daron Acemoglu
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Pablo Querubín
James A. Robinson

Economic and Political Inequality in Development: The Case of Cundinamarca, Colombia
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w13145 Benjamin A. Olken
Patrick Barron

The Simple Economics of Extortion: Evidence from Trucking in Aceh
w13150 Torsten Persson
Guido Tabellini

The Growth Effect of Democracy: Is It Heterogenous and How Can It Be Estimated?
w13118 Laura Alfaro
Andrew Charlton

International Financial Integration and Entrepreneurial Firm Activity
w13120 Simon Johnson
Jonathan D. Ostry
Arvind Subramanian

The Prospects for Sustained Growth in Africa: Benchmarking the Constraints
w13120 Simon Johnson
Jonathan D. Ostry
Arvind Subramanian

The Prospects for Sustained Growth in Africa: Benchmarking the Constraints
w13104 Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez
Cheng Wang

Financing Development: The Role of Information Costs
w13104 Jeremy Greenwood
Juan M. Sanchez
Cheng Wang

Financing Development: The Role of Information Costs
w13100 Jeffrey A. Frankel
Shang-Jin Wei

Assessing China's Exchange Rate Regime
w13103 David Dollar
Shang-Jin Wei

Das (Wasted) Kapital: Firm Ownership and Investment Efficiency in China
w13081 Veronica Cacdac Warnock
Francis E. Warnock

Markets and Housing Finance
w13084 Joshua Aizenman
Mark Spiegel

Takeoffs
w13087 Rodrigo R. Soares
Health and the Evolution of Welfare across Brazilian Municipalities
w13065 Kaivan Munshi
From Farming to International Business: The Social Auspices of Entrepreneurship in a Growing Economy
w13070 Una Okonkwo Osili
Bridget Terry Long

Does Female Schooling Reduce Fertility? Evidence from Nigeria
w13049 Emily Oster
HIV and Sexual Behavior Change: Why Not Africa?
w13034 Jennifer Hunt
Bribery in Health Care in Peru and Uganda
w13018 Diego Restuccia
Richard Rogerson

Policy Distortions and Aggregate Productivity with Heterogeneous Plants
w13028 Timothy Besley
Torsten Persson

The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics
w12966 Carlos Bozzoli
Angus S. Deaton
Climent Quintana-Domeque

Child Mortality, Income and Adult Height
w12943 Barry Bosworth
Susan M. Collins

Accounting for Growth: Comparing China and India
w12914 David Hummels
Volodymyr Lugovskyy
Alexandre Skiba

The Trade Reducing Effects of Market Power in International Shipping
w12926 Eric V. Edmonds
Child Labor
w12917 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Occupational Choice and the Spirit of Capitalism
w12917 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Occupational Choice and the Spirit of Capitalism
w12911 Abhijit Banerjee
Lakshmi Iyer
Rohini Somanathan

Public Action for Public Goods
w12895 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Gilles Postel-Vinay
Timothy M. Watts

Long Run Health Impacts of Income Shocks: Wine and Phylloxera in 19th Century France
w12869 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Has Social Security Influenced Family Formation and Fertility in OECD Countries? An Economic and Econometric Analysis
w12872 James R. Markusen
Natalia Trofimenko

Teaching Locals New Tricks: Foreign Experts as a Channel of Knowledge Transfers
w12851 Efraim Benmelech
Tobias J. Moskowitz

The Political Economy of Financial Regulation: Evidence from U.S. State Usury Laws in the 19th Century
w12833 Francesco Caselli
Nicola Gennaioli

Economics and Politics of Alternative Institutional Reforms
w12833 Francesco Caselli
Nicola Gennaioli

Economics and Politics of Alternative Institutional Reforms
w12832 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development
w12818 Raymond Fisman
Peter Moustakerski
Shang-Jin Wei

Outsourcing Tariff Evasion: A New Explanation for Entrepot Trade
w12818 Raymond Fisman
Peter Moustakerski
Shang-Jin Wei

Outsourcing Tariff Evasion: A New Explanation for Entrepot Trade
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w12794 Dean Yang
Coping with Disaster: The Impact of Hurricanes on International Financial Flows, 1970-2002
w12795 Douglass C North
John Joseph Wallis
Barry R. Weingast

A Conceptual Framework for Interpreting Recorded Human History
w12779 John Whalley
Ximing Yue

Rural Income Volatility and Inequality in China
w12743 Emily Oster
Does Increased Access Increase Equality? Gender and Child Health Investments in India
w12755 Chong-En Bai
Chang-Tai Hsieh
Yingyi Qian

The Return to Capital in China
w12755 Chong-En Bai
Chang-Tai Hsieh
Yingyi Qian

The Return to Capital in China
w12735 Angus Deaton
Global Patterns of Income and Health: Facts, Interpretations, and Policies
w12735 Angus Deaton
Global Patterns of Income and Health: Facts, Interpretations, and Policies
w12737 Eric A. Hanushek
Victor Lavy
Kohtaro Hitomi

Do Students Care about School Quality? Determinants of Dropout Behavior in Developing Countries
w12689 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Harsha Thirumurthy
Markus Goldstein

AIDS Treatment and Intrahousehold Resource Allocations: Children's Nutrition and Schooling in Kenya
w12689 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Harsha Thirumurthy
Markus Goldstein

AIDS Treatment and Intrahousehold Resource Allocations: Children's Nutrition and Schooling in Kenya
w12698 Peter Blair Henry
Capital Account Liberalization: Theory, Evidence, and Speculation
w12700 Cyrus C. M. Mody
Instruments of Commerce and Knowledge: Probe Microscopy, 1980-2000
w12686 Li Gan
Lixin Colin Xu
Yang Yao

Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China
w12610 Robert H. Bates
John H. Coatsworth
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Lost Decades: Lessons from Post-Independence Latin America for Today's Africa
w12613 Shilpi Kapur
Sukkoo Kim

British Colonial Institutions and Economic Development in India
w12594 Ching-Yi Chung
Gary Richardson

Deposit Insurance and the Composition of Bank Suspensions in Developing Economies: Lessons from the State Deposit Insurance Experiments of the 1920S
w12576 James E. Anderson
Commercial Policy in a Predatory World
w12565 Dani Rodrik
Understanding South Africa's Economic Puzzles
w12565 Dani Rodrik
Understanding South Africa's Economic Puzzles
w12566 Claustre Bajona
Timothy J. Kehoe

Demographics in Dynamic Heckscher-Ohlin Models: Overlapping Generations Versus Infinitely Lived Consumers
w12567 Claustre Bajona
Timothy J. Kehoe

Trade, Growth, and Convergence in a Dynamic Heckscher-Ohlin Model
w12573 Gerard Padro i Miquel
The Control of Politicians in Divided Societies: The Politics of Fear
w12546 James Feyrer
Bruce Sacerdote

Colonialism and Modern Income -- Islands as Natural Experiments
w12548 John D. Burger
Francis E. Warnock

Foreign Participation in Local Currency Bond Markets
w12552 John D. Burger
Francis E. Warnock

Local Currency Bond Markets
w12525 Alexander Dyck
Natalya Volchkova
Luigi Zingales

The Corporate Governance Role of the Media: Evidence from Russia
w12490 Jennifer Hunt
How Corruption Hits People When They Are Down
w12490 Jennifer Hunt
How Corruption Hits People When They Are Down
w12418 James A. Levinsohn
Taryn Dinkelman
Rolang Majelantle

When Knowledge is not Enough: HIV/AIDS Information and Risky Behavior in Botswana
w12411 Tatyana Chesnokova
Kala Krishna

Skill Acquisition, Credit Constraints, and Trade
w12411 Tatyana Chesnokova
Kala Krishna

Skill Acquisition, Credit Constraints, and Trade
w12394 Kathy Fogel
Randall Morck
Bernard Yeung

Big Business Stability and Economic Growth: Is What's Good for General Motors Good for America?
w12396 Dean Yang
Why Do Migrants Return to Poor Countries? Evidence From Philippine Migrants' Responses to Exchange Rate Shocks
w12396 Dean Yang
Why Do Migrants Return to Poor Countries? Evidence From Philippine Migrants' Responses to Exchange Rate Shocks
w12373 Lee Branstetter
Nicholas Lardy

China's Embrace of Globalization
w12347 Ann Harrison
Globalization and Poverty
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International Migration, Remittances, and Household Investment: Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Exchange Rate Shocks
w12325 Dean Yang
International Migration, Remittances, and Household Investment: Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Exchange Rate Shocks
w12314 Diego Comin
Bart Hobiijn

An Exploration of Technology Diffusion
w12252 Ana Carla A. Costa
Joao M.P. De Mello

Judicial Risk and Credit Market Performance: Micro Evidence from Brazilian Payroll Loans
w12229 Sebastian Edwards
Monetary Unions, External Shocks and Economic Performance: A Latin American Perspective
w12238 Rachel M. McCleary
Robert J. Barro

U.S.-Based Private Voluntary Organizations: Religious and Secular PVOs Engaged in International Relief & Development
w12181 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
AIDS, "Reversal" of the Demographic Transition and Economic Development: Evidence from Africa
w12153 Enrico Spolaore
Romain Wacziarg

The Diffusion of Development
w12175 Torsten Persson
Guido Tabellini

Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change
w12154 Sebastian Edwards
The U.S. Current Account Deficit: Gradual Correction or Abrupt Adjustment?
w12104 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Jonathan A. Parker

Taxes and Growth in a Financially Underdeveloped Country: Evidence from the Chilean Investment Boom
w12110 J. Vernon Henderson
Ari Kuncoro

"Sick of Local Government Corruption? Vote Islamic"
w12093 Raghuram G. Rajan
Competitive Rent Preservation, Reform Paralysis, and the Persistence of Underdevelopment
w12093 Raghuram G. Rajan
Competitive Rent Preservation, Reform Paralysis, and the Persistence of Underdevelopment
w12081 Fumio Hayashi
Edward C. Prescott

The Depressing Effect of Agricultural Institutions on the Prewar Japanese Economy
w12045 Peter C. Mancall
Joshua Rosenbloom
Thomas Weiss

Exports and Slow Economic Growth in the Lower South Region, 1720-1800
w12023 Kalpana Kochhar
Utsav Kumar
Raghuram Rajan
Arvind Subramanian

India's Patterns of Development: What Happened, What Follows
w12030 Laurent E. Calvet
John Y. Campbell
Paolo Sodini

Down or Out: Assessing the Welfare Costs of Household Investment Mistakes
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Guido Tabellini

Democracy and Development: The Devil in the Details
w12005 Joshua Angrist
Aimee Chin
Ricardo Godoy

Is Spanish-Only Schooling Responsible for the Puerto Rican Language Gap?
w11940 Daron Acemoglu
Modeling Inefficient Institutions
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Modeling Inefficient Institutions
w11963 David M. Cutler
Angus S. Deaton
Adriana Lleras-Muney

The Determinants of Mortality
2005
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Is Financial Globalization Beneficial?
w11891 Frederic Mishkin
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w11901 Laura Alfaro
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Vadym Volosovych

Why Doesn't Capital Flow from Rich to Poor Countries? An Empirical Investigation
w11904 Abhijit Banerjee
Shawn Cole
Esther Duflo
Leigh Linden

Remedying Education: Evidence from Two Randomized Experiments in India
w11866 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

A Dual Policy Paradox: Why Have Trade and Immigration Policies Always Differed in Labor-Scarce Economies
w11871 Harsha Thirumurthy
Joshua Graff-Zivin
Markus Goldstein

The Economic Impact of AIDS Treatment: Labor Supply in Western Kenya
w11804 Irene Brambilla
Guido Porto

Market Structure, Outgrower contracs and Farm Output. Evidence from Cotton Reforms in Zambia
w11804 Irene Brambilla
Guido Porto

Market Structure, Outgrower contracs and Farm Output. Evidence from Cotton Reforms in Zambia
w11774 Bee Yan Aw
Mark J. Roberts
Tor Winston

The Complementary Role of Exports and R&D Investments as Sources of Productivity Growth
w11704 Grant Miller
Contraception as Development? New Evidence from Family Planning in Colombia
w11711 Esther Duflo
Rohini Pande

Dams
w11696 Laura Alfaro
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Vadym Volosovych

Capital Flows in a Globalized World: The Role of Policies and Institutions
w11656 Marcela Eslava
John Haltiwanger
Adriana Kugler
Maurice Kugler

Factor Adjustments After Deregulation: Panel Evidence from Colombian Plants
w11661 Roger Gordon
Wei Li

Puzzling Tax Structures in Developing Countries: A Comparison of Two Alternative Explanations
w11669 Sebastian Edwards
The End of Large Current Account Deficits, 1970-2002: Are There Lessons for the United States?
w11620 Peter Lorentzen
John McMillan
Romain Wacziarg

Death and Development
w11629 Jeremy Greenwood
Guillaume Vandenbroucke

Hours Worked: Long-Run Trends
w11590 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Endogenous Fertility, Mortality and Economic Growth: Can a Malthusian Framework Account for the Conflicting Historical Trends in Population?
w11592 Hongbin Cai
Hanming Fang
Lixin Colin Xu

Eat, Drink, Firms and Government: An Investigation of Corruption from Entertainment and Travel Costs of Chinese Firms
w11560 Midori Wakabayashi
Charles Yuji Horioka

Borrowing Constraints and Consumption Behavior in Japan
w11551 Francesco Caselli
James Feyrer

The Marginal Product of Capital
w11551 Francesco Caselli
James Feyrer

The Marginal Product of Capital
w11541 Sebastian Edwards
Is the U.S. Current Account Deficit Sustainable? And If Not, How Costly is Adjustment Likely To Be?
w11498 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

Bank Supervision and Corruption in Lending
w11528 Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

The Anatomy of Start-Stop Growth
w11482 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
Gregory W. Stutes

Reexamining the Distribution of Wealth in 1870
w11484 Timothy Besley
Torsten Persson
Daniel Sturm

Political Competition and Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence from the United States
w11451 Paul Beaudry
Patrick Francois

Managerial Skill Acquisition and the Theory of Economic Development
w11455 David N. Weil
Accounting for the Effect of Health on Economic Growth
w11428 Susan M. Richter
J. Edward Taylor
Antonio Naude

Impacts of Policy Reforms on Labor Migration From Rural Mexico to the United States
w11384 Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn
Justin McCrary

Incomes in South Africa Since the Fall of Apartheid
w11349 Philippe Aghion
George-Marios Angeletos
Abhijit Banerjee
Kalina Manova

Volatility and Growth: Credit Constraints and Productivity-Enhancing Investment
w11317 Matias Iaryczower
Pablo Spiller
Mariano Tommasi

Judicial Lobbying: The Politics of Labor Law Constitutional Interpretation
w11288 Ernst R. Berndt
Rachel Glennerster
Michael R. Kremer
Jean Lee
Ruth Levine
Georg Weizsacker
Heidi Williams

Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness
w11267 Roger Gordon
Wei Li

Tax Structure in Developing Countries: Many Puzzles and a Possible Explanation
w11224 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

SMEs, Growth, and Poverty
w11235 Daron Acemoglu
Constitutions, Politics and Economics: A Review Essay on Persson and Tabellini's "The Economic Effect of Constitutions"
w11204 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson
Pierre Yared

From Education to Democracy?
w11205 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James Robinson
Pierre Yared

Income and Democracy
w11219 Joshua D. Angrist
Adriana Kugler

Rural Windfall or a New Resource Curse? Coca, Income, and Civil Conflict in Colombia
w11146 Michele Boldrin
Mariacristina De Nardi
Larry E. Jones

Fertility and Social Security
w11121 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Social Security, Demographic Trends, and Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence from the International Experience
w11125 Robert W. Fogel
RECONSIDERING EXPECTATIONS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AFTER
w11045 Francesco Caselli
Silvana Tenreyro

Is Poland the Next Spain?
w11048 James Levinsohn
Margaret McMillan

Does Food Aid Harm the Poor? Household Evidence from Ethiopia
2004
w11008 Harold L. Cole
Lee E. Ohanian
Alvaro Riascos
James A. Schmitz
Jr.

Latin America in the Rearview Mirror
w11009 Peter J. Klenow
Andres Rodriguez-Clare

Externalities and Growth
w10990 Geert Bekaert
Campbell R. Harvey
Christian Lundblad
Stephan Siegel

Global Growth Opportunities and Market Integration
w10991 Alwyn Young
The Gift of the Dying: The Tragedy of AIDS and the Welfare of Future African Generations
w10965 Stanley Engerman
Kenneth L. Sokoloff

Digging the Dirt at Public Expense: Governance in the Building of the Erie Canal and Other Public Works
w10971 Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel
Rebecca Thornton

Incentives to Learn
w10979 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

Finance, Inequality, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence
w10979 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

Finance, Inequality, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence
w10980 Kathleen Beegle
Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

Why Should We Care About Child Labor? The Education, Labor Market, and Health Consequences of Child Labor
w10983 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Luc Laeven
Ross Levine

Finance, Firm Size, and Growth
w10929 Raymond Fisman
Virginia Sarria-Allende

Regulation of Entry and the Distortion of Industrial Organization
w10903 Craig Burnside
Domenico Fanizza

Hiccups for HIPCs?
w10890 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

The Evolution of Income and Fertility Inequalities over the Course of Economic Development: A Human Capital Perspective
w10899 Kala Krishna
Cesar A. Perez

Unbalanced Growth
w10849 Maurice Obstfeld
Globalization, Macroeconomic Performance, and the Exchange Rates of Emerging Economies
w10849 Maurice Obstfeld
Globalization, Macroeconomic Performance, and the Exchange Rates of Emerging Economies
w10828 Francesco Caselli
Accounting for Cross-Country Income Differences
w10802 Maryann Feldman
Roger Martin

Jurisdictional Advantage
w10791 Matthew Gentzkow
Edward L. Glaeser
Claudia Goldin

The Rise of the Fourth Estate: How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered
w10793 Jeremy Greenwood
Gokce Uysal

New Goods and the Transition to a New Economy
w10772 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

Marriage and Divorce since World War II: Analyzing the Role of Technological Progress on the Formation of Households
w10775 Edward L. Glaeser
Claudia Goldin

Corruption and Reform: An Introduction
w10778 Carol H. Shiue
Wolfgang Keller

Markets in China and Europe on the Eve of the Industrial Revolution
w10752 Robert W. Fogel
High Performing Asian Economies
w10733 Diego Comin
Bart Hobijn

Neoclassical Growth and the Adoption of Technologies
w10692 Randall Morck
Daniel Wolfenzon
Bernard Yeung

Corporate Governance, Economic Entrenchment and Growth
w10657 Francesco Giavazzi
Guido Tabellini

Economic and Political Liberalizations
w10568 Edward L. Glaeser
Rafael La Porta
Florencio Lopez-de-Silane
Andrei Shleifer

Do Institutions Cause Growth?
w10510 Jennifer Hunt
Trust and Bribery: The Role of the Quid Pro Quo and the Link with Crime
w10498 Esther Duflo
Christopher Udry

Intrahousehold Resource Allocation in Cote d'Ivoire: Social Norms, Separate Accounts and Consumption Choices
w10485 Steven N. Durlauf
Marcel Fafchamps

Social Capital
w10455 Murat Iyigun
Dani Rodrik

On the Efficacy of Reforms: Policy Tinkering, Institutional Change, and Entrepreneurship
w10438 Robert J. Barro
Rachel M. McCleary

Which Countries Have State Religions?
w10367 Marcela Eslava
John Haltiwanger
Adriana Kugler
Maurice Kugler

The Effect of Structural Reforms on Productivity and Profitability Enhancing Reallocation: Evidence from Colombia
w10300 Wolfgang Keller
Carol H. Shiue

Market Integration and Economic Development: A Long-run Comparison
w10236 Raymond Fisman
Inessa Love

Financial Development and Growth in the Short and Long Run
w10208 Chin Hee Hahn
Exporting and Performance of Plants: Evidence from Korean Manufacturing
2003
w10136 Daron Acemoglu
James A. Robinson
Thierry Verdier

Kleptocracy and Divide-and-Rule: A Model of Personal Rule
w10147 Robert Barro
Rachel M. McCleary

International Determinants of Religiosity
w10077 Mauricio Cardenas
Raquel Bernal

Determinants of Labor Demand in Colombia: 1976-1996
w10064 Peter Blair Henry
Peter Lombard Lorentzen

Domestic Capital Market Reform and Access to Global Finance: Making Markets Work
w10050 Dani Rodrik
Growth Strategies
w10037 Daron Acemoglu
The Form of Property Rights: Oligarchic vs. Democratic Societies
w10020 Johannes Van Biesebroeck
Exporting Raises Productivity in Sub-Saharan African Manufacturing Plants
w9865 Elsa V. Artadi
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

The Economic Tragedy of the XXth Century: Growth in Africa
w9822 Angus Deaton
Measuring Poverty in a Growing World (or Measuring Growth in a Poor World)
w9804 Xavier Sala-i-Martin
Arvind Subramanian

Addressing the Natural Resource Curse: An Illustration from Nigeria
w9775 Rafael LaPorta
Florencio Lopez-de-Silane
Cristian Pop-Eleches
Andrei Shleifer

Judicial Checks and Balances
w9701 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Peter J. Klenow

Relative Prices and Relative Prosperity
w9682 Robert J. Barro
Rachel McCleary

Religion and Economic Growth
w9621 Tetsushi Sonobe
Keijiro Otsuka

Productivity Effects of TVE Privatization: The Case Study of Garment and Metal Casting Enterprises in the Greater Yangtze River Region
w9489 Magnus Blomstrom
Ari Kokko

The Economics of Foreign Direct Investment Incentives
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Institutions Don't Rule: Direct Effects of Geography on Per Capita Income
w9417 Robert E. Lipsey
Fredrik Sjoholm

Foreign Firms and Indonesian Manufacturing Wages: An Analysis With Panel Data
2002
w9378 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James Robinson

The Rise of Europe: Atlantic Trade, Institutional Change and Economic Growth
w9305 Dani Rodrik
Arvind Subramanian
Francesco Trebbi

Institutions Rule: The Primacy of Institutions over Geography and Integration in Economic Development
w9124 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James Robinson
Yunyong Thaicharoen

Institutional Causes, Macroeconomic Symptoms: Volatility, Crises and Growth
w9134 Sharun Mukand
Dani Rodrik

In Search of the Holy Grail: Policy Convergence, Experimentation, and Economic Performance
w9117 Margaret McMillan
Dani Rodrik
Karen Horn Welch

When Economic Reform Goes Wrong: Cashews in Mozambique
w9106 William Easterly
Ross Levine

Tropics, Germs, and Crops: How Endowments Influence Economic Development
w9082 Thorsten Beck
Ross Levine

Stock Markets, Banks, and Growth: Panel Evidence
w9086 Kala Krishna
Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
Cemile Yavas

Trade with Labor Market Distortions and Heterogeneous Labor: Why Trade Can Hurt
w8995 Kala Krishna
Cemile Yavas

When Does Trade Hurt? Market, Transition and Developing Economies
w8931 Robert J. Barro
Rachel M. McCleary

Religion and Political Economy in an International Panel
w8897 Sylvie Demurger
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Wing Thye Woo
Shuming Bao
Gene Chang
Andrew Mellinger

Geography, Economic Policy, and Regional Development in China
w8894 Mary Hallward-Driemeier
Giuseppe Iarossi
Kenneth L. Sokoloff

Exports and Manufacturing Productivity in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis with Firm-Level Data
w8714 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Jaypee Sevilla

The Wealth of Nations: Fundamental Forces Versus Poverty Traps
w8707 Chun-Chung Au
Vernon Henderson

How Migration Restrictions Limit Agglomeration and Productivity in China
w8710 Esther Duflo
The Medium Run Effects of Educational Expansion: Evidence from a Large School Construction Program in Indonesia
2001
w8611 Shang-Jin Wei
Yi Wu

Globalization and Inequality: Evidence from Within China
w8460 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson

Reversal of Fortune: Geography and Institutions in the Making of the Modern World Income Distribution
w8330 Robert J. Barro
Economic Growth in East Asia Before and After the Financial Crisis
w8299 Robert E. Lipsey
Fredrik Sjoholm

Foreign Direct Investment and Wages in Indonesian Manufacturing
w8245 Geert Bekaert
Campbell R. Harvey
Christian Lundblad

Does Financial Liberalization Spur Growth?
w8178 Raghuram G. Rajan
Luigi Zingales

The Great Reversals: The Politics of Financial Development in the 20th Century
w8114 John W. McArthur
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Institutions and Geography: Comment on Acemoglu, Johnson and Robinson (2000)
w8119 Jeffrey D. Sachs
Tropical Underdevelopment
w8119 Jeffrey D. Sachs
Tropical Underdevelopment
2000
w8061 Esther Duflo
Grandmothers and Granddaughters: Old Age Pension and Intra-household Allocation in South Africa
w7998 Andrew B. Bernard
Meghan R. Busse

Who Wins the Olympic Games: Economic Development and Medal Totals
w7911 Robert J. Barro
Jong-Wha Lee

International Data on Educational Attainment Updates and Implications
w7771 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson

The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation
w7711 William Harbaugh
Arik Levinson
David Wilson

Reexamining the Empirical Evidence for an Environmental Kuznets Curve
w7642 Dan Ben-David
Ayal Kimhi

Trade and the Rate of Income Convergence
w7530 Michael Kremer
Daniel Chen

Income-distribution Dynamics with Endogenous Fertility
w7540 Dani Rodrik
Institutions for High-Quality Growth: What They are and How to Acquire Them
w7544 Daron Acemoglu
Labor- and Capital- Augmenting Technical Change
w7563 Luigi Guiso
Paola Sapienza
Luigi Zingales

The Role of Social Capital in Financial Development
w7468 Boyan Jovanovic
Growth Theory
w7503 J. Vernon Henderson
The Effects of Urban Concentration on Economic Growth
1999
w7441 Charles R. Hulten
Sylaja Srinivasan

Indian Manufacturing Industry: Elephant or Tiger? New Evidence on the Asian Miracle
w7399 Anne Case
Motohiro Yogo

Does School Quality Matter? Returns to Education and the Characteristics of Schools in South Africa
w7401 Anne Case
I-Fen Lin
Sara McLanahan

How Hungry is the Selfish Gene?
w6729 Takatoshi Ito
Eiji Ogawa
Yuri Nagataki Sasaki

How Did the Dollar Peg Fail in Asia?
w7224 Matthew Higgins
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Explaining Inequality the World Round: Cohort Size, Kuznets Curves, andOpenness
w7093 Daniel Kaufmann
Shang-Jin Wei

Does "Grease Money" Speed Up the Wheels of Commerce?
w7018 Daron Acemoglu
Patterns of Skill Premia
w6930 Martin Feldstein
Public Policies and Private Saving in Mexico
w6879 Daron Acemoglu
Fabrizio Zilbotti

Productivity Differences
1998
w6849 John Luke Gallup
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Andrew D. Mellinger

Geography and Economic Development
w6849 John Luke Gallup
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Andrew D. Mellinger

Geography and Economic Development
w6858 Gary D. Hansen
Edward C. Prescott

Malthus to Solow
w6811 Oded Galor
David N. Weil

Population, Technology, and Growth: From the Malthusian Regime to the Demographic Transition and Beyond
w6816 Magnus Blomstrom
Fredrik Sjoholm

Technology Transfer and Spillovers? Does Local Participation with Multinationals Matter?
w6558 Bee Yan Aw
Sukkyun Chung
Mark J. Roberts

Productivity and the Decision to Export: Micro Evidence from Taiwan and South Korea
w6498 Aaron Tornell
Philip R. Lane

Voracity and Growth
1997
w6266 Dan Ben-David
David H. Papell

Slowdowns and Meltdowns: Postwar Growth Evidence from 74 Countries
w6268 David E. Bloom
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Demographic Transitions and Economic Miracles in Emerging Asia
w6271 Edward Glaeser
Learning in Cities
w6235 Bee Yan Aw
Xiaomin Chen
Mark J. Roberts

Firm-level Evidence on Productivity Differentials, Turnover, and Exports in Taiwanese Manufacturing
w6159 Piyabha Kongsamut
Sergio Rebelo
Danyang Xie

Beyond Balanced Growth
w6178 Olivia S. Mitchell
James F. Moore

Retirement Wealth Accumulation and Decumulation: New Developments and Outstanding Opportunities
w6202 Yusheng Peng
Lynne G. Zucker
Michael R. Darby

Chinese Rural Industrial Productivity and Urban Spillovers
w6093 Donald R. Davis
David E. Weinstein

Economic Geography and Reginal Production Structure: An Empirical Investigation
w6076 Donald R. Davis
The Home Market, Trade, and Industrial Structure
w6026 John Shea
Does Parents' Money Matter?
w6035 Paul Gertler
Jonathan Gruber

Insuring Consumption Against Illness
1996
w5863 John F. Helliwell
Do Borders Matter for Social Capital? Economic Growth and Civic Culture in U.S. States and Canadian Provinces
w5693 Donald R. Davis
Trade Liberalization and Income Distribution
w5697 Kiminori Matsuyama
Why Are There Rich and Poor Countries? Symmetry-Breaking in the World Economy
w5732 Jeffrey A. Frankel
David Romer
Teresa Cyrus

Trade and Growth in East Asian Countries: Cause and Effect?
w5658 Roland Benabou
Inequality and Growth
w5562 Jess Gaspar
Edward Glaeser

Information Technology and the Future of Cities
1995
w5148 David E. Bloom
Ajay S. Mahal

Does the AIDS Epidemic Really Threaten Economic Growth?
w5049 Jonathan Eaton
Samuel Kortum

Trade in Ideas: Patenting and Productivity in the OECD
w5057 Eduardo Borensztein
Jose De Gregorio
Jong-Wha Lee

How Does Foreign Direct Investment Affect Economic Growth?
1994
w4931 Jonathan Eaton
Samuel Kortum

International Patenting and Technology Diffusion
h0060 Alan M. Taylor
Three Phases of Argentine Economic Growth
w4736 Philippe Aghion
Olivier Jean Blanchard

On the Speed of Transition Central Europe
w4744 Gordon H. Hanson
Localization Economies, Vertical Organization and Trade
w4659 James E. Rauch
Balanced and Unbalanced Growth
1993
w4565 Stanley Fischer
The Role of Macroeconomic Factors in Growth
w4484 Kiminori Matsuyama
Takaaki Takahashi

Self-Defeating Regional Concentration
w4452 Paul M. Romer
New Goods, Old Theory, and the Welfare Costs of Trade Restrictions
w4363 Antonio Ciccone
Kiminori Matsuyama

Start-Up Costs and Pecuniary Externalities as Barriers to Economic Development
1992
w4007 Ishac Diwan
Dani Rodrik

Debt Reduction, Adjustment Lending, and Burden Sharing
w3947 Dani Rodrik
The Rush to Free Trade in the Developing World: Why So Late? Why Now? Will it Last?
w3951 Kathryn M. Dominguez
The Role of International Organizations in the Bretton Woods System
1991
w3727 Shantayanan Devarajan
Dani Rodrik

Do the Benefits of Fixed Exchange Rates Outweigh Their Costs? The Franc Zone in Africa
w3758 James E. Rauch
Economic Development, Urban Underemployment, and Income Inequality
w3758 James E. Rauch
Economic Development, Urban Underemployment, and Income Inequality

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