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NBER Papers in Development Economics


2016
w22292 Kenneth Lee
Edward Miguel
Catherine Wolfram

Experimental Evidence on the Demand for and Costs of Rural Electrification

w22290 Daniel LaFave
Duncan Thomas

Height and Cognition at Work: Labor Market Productivity in a Low Income Setting

w22282 Marcel Fafchamps
Mans Soderbom
and Monique vanden Boogaart

Adoption with Social Learning and Network Externalities

w22276 Treb Allen
David Atkin

Volatility and the Gains from Trade

w22235 Pascaline Dupas
Edward Miguel

Impacts and Determinants of Health Levels in Low-Income Countries

w22233 Jessica Leight
Elaine M. Liu

Maternal Education, Parental Investment and Non-Cognitive Skills in Rural China

w22222 C. Kirabo Jackson
The Effect of Single-Sex Education on Academic Outcomes and Crime: Fresh Evidence from Low-Performing Schools in Trinidad and Tobago

w22216 Maxim Pinkovskiy
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Newer Need Not be Better: Evaluating the Penn World Tables and the World Development Indicators Using Nighttime Lights

w22211 John Komlos
Growth of income and welfare in the U.S, 1979-2011

w22203 S. Nageeb Ali
Roland Bénabou

Image Versus Information: Changing Societal Norms and Optimal Privacy

w22190 Efraim Benmelech
Esteban F. Klor

What Explains the Flow of Foreign Fighters to ISIS?

w22181 Solomon M. Hsiang
Climate Econometrics

w22167 Abhijit Banerjee
Sylvain Chassang
Erik Snowberg

Decision Theoretic Approaches to Experiment Design and External Validity

w22166 Sebastian Galiani
Ivan Lopez Cruz
Gustavo Torrens

Stirring Up a Hornets' Nest: Geographic Distribution of Crime

w22164 Sebastian Galiani
Stephen Knack
Lixin Colin Xu
Ben Zou

The Effect of Aid on Growth: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

w22159 Melanie Morten
Temporary Migration and Endogenous Risk Sharing in Village India

w22158 Melanie Morten
Jaqueline Oliveira

Paving the Way to Development: Costly Migration and Labor Market Integration

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

w22144 Lee J. Alston
Marcus André Melo
Bernardo Mueller
Carlos Pereira

A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions

w22131 David de la Croix
Matthias Doepke
Joel Mokyr

Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Pre-Industrial Economy

w22121 Abhijit Banerjee
Sharon Barnhardt
Esther Duflo

Can Iron-Fortified Salt Control Anemia? Evidence from Two Experiments in Rural Bihar

w22117 Suresh Naidu
Noam Yuchtman

Labor Market Institutions in the Gilded Age of American Economic History

w22113 Omar Al-Ubaydli
John A. List

Field Experiments in Markets

w22075 Richard G. Newell
Yifei Qian
Daniel Raimi

Global Energy Outlook 2015

w22056 Weerachart T. Kilenthong
Robert M. Townsend

A Market Based Solution for Fire Sales and Other Pecuniary Externalities

w22049 Taryn Dinkelman
Martine Mariotti

The Long Run Effects of Labor Migration on Human Capital Formation in Communities of Origin

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

w22007 Dan Cao
Iván Werning

Dynamic Savings Choices with Disagreements

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

w21988 Lee Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Economic Backwardness and Catching Up: Brazilian Agriculture, 1964–2014

w21984 Paolo Bertoletti
Federico Etro
Ina Simonovska

International Trade with Indirect Additivity

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 One Child Policy and Promotion of Mayors in China

w21957 Pinelopi K. Goldberg
Nina Pavcnik

The Effects of Trade Policy

w21949 Kenneth Lee
Edward Miguel
Catherine Wolfram

Appliance Ownership and Aspirations among Electric Grid and Home Solar Households in Rural Kenya

w21915 Michael Kremer
Jack Willis

Guns, Latrines, and Land Reform: Private Expectations and Public Policy

w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions

w21907 Stelios Michalopoulos
Louis Putterman
David N. Weil

The Influence of Ancestral Lifeways on Individual Economic Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa

w21905 Ufuk Akcigit
Harun Alp
Michael Peters

Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries

w21900 Leonard Goff
John F. Helliwell
Guy Mayraz

The Welfare Costs of Well-being Inequality

w21894 Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser
Adi Shany

Out of Africa: Human Capital Consequences of In Utero Conditions

w21877 Arthur Alik-Lagrange
Martin Ravallion

Social Frictions to Knowledge Diffusion: Evidence from an Information Intervention

w21859 Frederico Finan
Maurizio Mazzocco

Electoral Incentives and the Allocation of Public Funds

w21857 Sebastian Galiani
Cheryl Long
Camila Navajas
Gustavo Torrens

Horizontal and Vertical Conflict: Experimental Evidence

w21849 Eli Berman
Mitch Downey
Joseph Felter

Expanding Governance as Development: Evidence on Child Nutrition in the Philippines

w21847 Konrad B. Burchardi
Thomas Chaney
Tarek A. Hassan

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

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

w21842 Marcel Fafchamps
Julien Labonne

Using Split Samples to Improve Inference about Causal Effects


2015
w21837 Abhijit Banerjee
Rema Hanna
Jordan C. Kyle
Benjamin A. Olken
Sudarno Sumarto

Contracting out the Last-Mile of Service Delivery: Subsidized Food Distribution in Indonesia

w21829 Ernesto Dal Bó
Pablo Hernández
Sebastián Mazzuca

The Paradox of Civilization: Pre-Institutional Sources of Security and Prosperity

w21825 Frederico Finan
Benjamin A. Olken
Rohini Pande

The Personnel Economics of the State

w21823 Karla Hoff
Joseph E. Stiglitz

Striving for Balance in Economics: Towards a Theory of the Social Determination of Behavior

w21809 Richard H. Steckel
Garrett Senney

Historical Origins of a Major Killer: Cardiovascular Disease in the American South

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

w21798 Sara Lowes
Nathan Nunn
James A. Robinson
Jonathan Weigel

The Evolution of Culture and Institutions: Evidence from the Kuba Kingdom

w21782 Chad P. Bown
Douglas A. Irwin

The GATT's Starting Point: Tariff Levels circa 1947

w21758 Margherita Comola
Marcel Fafchamps

An Experimental Study of Decentralized Link Formation with Competition

w21753 Gordon H. Hanson
Nelson Lind
Marc-Andreas Muendler

The Dynamics of Comparative Advantage

w21741 Mark M. Pitt
Mark R. Rosenzweig
Nazmul Hassan

Identifying the Cost of a Public Health Success: Arsenic Well Water Contamination and Productivity in Bangladesh

w21740 Orazio Attanasio
Costas Meghir
Emily Nix

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

w21734 Charles Yuji Horioka
Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Takaaki Nomoto

Explaining Foreign Holdings of Asia's Debt Securities: The Feldstein-Horioka Paradox Revisited

w21720 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

Insiders and Outsiders: Local Ethnic Politics and Public Goods Provision

w21718 Orazio Attanasio
Elena Pastorino

Nonlinear Pricing in Village Economies

w21717 Ingvild Almås
Alex Armand
Orazio Attanasio
Pedro Carneiro

Measuring and Changing Control: Women’s Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

w21715 Lars Ivar Oppedal Berge
Kjetil Bjorvatn
Simon Galle
Edward Miguel
Daniel N. Posner
Bertil Tungodden
Kelly Zhang

How Strong are Ethnic Preferences?

w21712 Natasha Chichilnisky-Heal
Geoffrey Heal

Host-MNC Relations in Resource-Rich Countries

w21699 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Immigration, Human Capital Formation and Endogenous Economic Growth

w21697 Shari Eli
Nicholas Li

Caloric Requirements and Food Consumption Patterns of the Poor

w21690 Murillo Campello
Mauricio Larrain

Enlarging the Contracting Space: Collateral Menus, Access to Credit, and Economic Activity

w21685 Joachim De Weerdt
Garance Genicot
Alice Mesnard

Asymmetry of Information within Family Networks

w21683 Hanming Fang
Rongzhu Ke
Li-An Zhou

Rosca Meets Formal Credit Market

w21677 Quy-Toan Do
Andrei A. Levchenko
Claudio Raddatz

Comparative Advantage, International Trade, and Fertility

w21657 Keting Shen
Jing Wang
John Whalley

Measuring Changes in the Bilateral Technology Gaps between China, India and the U.S. 1979 - 2008

w21634 Ross Levine
Chen Lin
Lai Wei

Insider Trading and Innovation

w21631 Miguel Sarzosa
Sergio Urzúa

Bullying among Adolescents: The Role of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills

w21623 Abhijit Banerjee
Policies for a Better-fed World

w21622 Cristina Cattaneo
Giovanni Peri

The Migration Response to Increasing Temperatures

w21619 Olivier Blanchard
Jonathan D. Ostry
Atish R. Ghosh
Marcos Chamon

Are Capital Inflows Expansionary or Contractionary? Theory, Policy Implications, and Some Evidence

w21611 Leonardo Bursztyn
Stefano Fiorin
Daniel Gottlieb
Martin Kanz

Moral Incentives: Experimental Evidence from Repayments of an Islamic Credit Card

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

w21555 Chadwick C. Curtis
Steven Lugauer
Nelson C. Mark

Demographics and Aggregate Household Saving in Japan, China, and India

w21551 Michael L. Anderson
Fangwen Lu
Yiran Zhang
Jun Yang
Ping Qin

Superstitions, Street Traffic, and Subjective Well-Being

w21543 Manisha Shah
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Workfare and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from India

w21540 Sharun Mukand
Dani Rodrik

The Political Economy of Liberal Democracy

w21517 Ben Gillen
Erik Snowberg
Leeat Yariv

Experimenting with Measurement Error: Techniques with Applications to the Caltech Cohort Study

w21511 Siwan Anderson
Debraj Ray

Missing Unmarried Women

w21506 Stelios Michalopoulos
Alireza Naghavi
Giovanni Prarolo

Islam, Inequality and Pre-Industrial Comparative Development

w21505 David McKenzie
Christopher Woodruff

Business Practices in Small Firms in Developing Countries

w21468 Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Horacio Larreguy
Juan Pablo Xandri

Testing Models of Social Learning on Networks: Evidence from a Lab Experiment in the Field

w21459 Rajeev Dehejia
Cristian Pop-Eleches
Cyrus Samii

From Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

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

Measuring the Measurement Error: A Method to Qualitatively Validate Survey Data

w21440 Taryn Dinkelman
Long Run Health Repercussions of Drought Shocks: Evidence from South African Homelands

w21439 David Atkin
Dave Donaldson

Who's Getting Globalized? The Size and Implications of Intra-national Trade Costs

w21434 Raymond P. Guiteras
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Does Development Aid Undermine Political Accountability? Leader and Constituent Responses to a Large-Scale Intervention

w21429 Diva Dhar
Tarun Jain
Seema Jayachandran

Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Attitudes: Evidence from India

w21428 Sarah Baird
Joan Hamory Hicks
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel

Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of a Child Health Investment

w21419 Sharon Barnhardt
Erica Field
Rohini Pande

Moving to Opportunity or Isolation? Network Effects of a Randomized Housing Lottery in Urban India

w21417 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan

w21414 B. Kelsey Jack
Paulina Oliva
Christopher Severen
Elizabeth Walker
Samuel Bell

Technology Adoption Under Uncertainty: Take-Up and Subsequent Investment in Zambia

w21411 David E. Bloom
Michael Kuhn
Klaus Prettner

The Contribution of Female Health to Economic Development

w21410 Jean-Pascal Bassino
Marion Dovis
John Komlos

Biological Well-Being in Late 19th Century Philippines

w21405 Jishnu Das
Alaka Holla
Aakash Mohpal
Karthik Muralidharan

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India

w21397 Anton Cheremukhin
Mikhail Golosov
Sergei Guriev
Aleh Tsyvinski

The Economy of People’s Republic of China from 1953

w21394 Martin Ravallion
Inequality when Effort Matters

w21390 Orazio Attanasio
Arlen Guarín
Carlos Medina
Costas Meghir

Long Term Impacts of Vouchers for Vocational Training: Experimental Evidence for Colombia

w21375 B. Zorina Khan
Inventing Prizes: A Historical Perspective on Innovation Awards and Technology Policy

w21361 Pablo Celhay
Paul Gertler
Paula Giovagnoli
Christel Vermeersch

Long Run Effects of Temporary Incentives on Medical Care Productivity

w21360 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Economic and Social Impacts of the Media

w21339 Pascaline Dupas
Anthony Keats
Jonathan Robinson

The Effect of Savings Accounts on Interpersonal Financial Relationships: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural Kenya

w21324 Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Pascaline Dupas
Jonathan Robinson

Governance and the Effectiveness of Public Health Subsidies

w21314 Cynthia Kinnan
Shing-Yi Wang
Yongxiang Wang

Relaxing Migration Constraints for Rural Households

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

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

w21300 Justine Hastings
Christopher A. Neilson
Seth D. Zimmerman

The Effects of Earnings Disclosure on College Enrollment Decisions

w21295 Eric A. Hanushek
Jens Ruhose
Ludger Woessmann

Human Capital Quality and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for U.S. States

w21292 Sebastian Galiani
Marcela Meléndez
Camila Navajas

On the Effect of the Costs of Operating Formally: New Experimental Evidence

w21289 Christopher Blattman
Jeannie Annan

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State

w21283 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Choosing a Human Capital Measure: Educational Attainment Gaps and Rankings

w21277 Elizabeth Frankenberg
Jessica Y. Ho
Duncan Thomas

Biological Health Risks and Economic Development

w21274 Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens

The Political Economy of Trade and Labor Mobility in a Ricardian World

w21266 Raymond Fisman
Yongxiang Wang

The Mortality Cost of Political Connections

w21263 Marcella Alsan
Claudia Goldin

Watersheds in Infant Mortality: The Role of Effective Water and Sewerage Infrastructure, 1880 to 1915

w21244 Chun Chang
Kaiji Chen
Daniel F. Waggoner
Tao Zha

Trends and Cycles in China's Macroeconomy

w21237 Sebastian Galiani
Ivan Torre
Gustavo Torrens

International Organizations and Structural Reforms

w21219 Claudio Ferraz
Frederico Finan
Dimitri Szerman

Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics

w21213 Ewout Frankema
Jeffrey Williamson
Pieter Woltjer

An Economic Rationale for the African Scramble: The Commercial Transition and the Commodity Price Boom of 1845-1885

w21204 Christopher Blattman
Julian C. Jamison
Margaret Sheridan

Reducing Crime and Violence: Experimental Evidence on Adult Noncognitive Investments in Liberia

w21202 Francesco Trebbi
Eric Weese

Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures

w21184 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Neighborhood Sanitation and Infant Mortality

w21180 Michael Callen
Saad Gulzar
Ali Hasanain
Yasir Khan
Arman Rezaee

Personalities and Public Sector Performance: Evidence from a Health Experiment in Pakistan

w21176 David Atkin
Benjamin Faber
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

Retail Globalization and Household Welfare: Evidence from Mexico

w21171 Jason M. Lindo
María Padilla-Romo

Kingpin Approaches to Fighting Crime and Community Violence: Evidence from Mexico's Drug War

w21169 Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar

Social Networks, Reputation and Commitment: Evidence from a Savings Monitors Experiment

w21148 Amrita Ahuja
Sarah Baird
Joan Hamory Hicks
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel
Shawn Powers

When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming

w21132 Marcel Fafchamps
Simon R. Quinn

Networks and Manufacturing Firms in Africa: Results from a Randomized Field Experiment

w21127 Marcel Fafchamps
Ruth Vargas Hill

Redistribution and Group Participation: Comparative Experimental Evidence from Africa and the UK

w21119 Geoffrey Heal
Jisung Park

Goldilocks Economies? Temperature Stress and the Direct Impacts of Climate Change

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

w21105 Roland Bénabou
Davide Ticchi
Andrea Vindigni

Forbidden Fruits: The Political Economy of Science, Religion, and Growth

w21098 Sebastian Galiani
Paul J. Gertler
Raimundo Undurraga

The Half-Life of Happiness: Hedonic Adaptation in the Subjective Well-Being of Poor Slum Dwellers to a Large Improvement in Housing

w21093 Erica Field
Seema Jayachandran
Rohini Pande
Natalia Rigol

Friendship at Work: Can Peer Effects Catalyze Female Entrepreneurship?

w21084 Marcel Fafchamps
Simon Quinn

Aspire

w21079 Cemal Eren Arbatli
Quamrul H. Ashraf
Oded Galor

The Nature of Conflict

w21068 James Berry
Dean Karlan
Menno Pradhan

The Impact of Financial Education for Youth in Ghana

w21063 Pedro Carneiro
Oswald Koussihouèdé
Nathalie Lahire
Costas Meghir
Corina Mommaerts

Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

w21061 Eli Berman
Aila M. Matanock

The Empiricists' Insurgency

w21058 Gerard Padró i Miquel
Nancy Qian
Yiqing Xu
Yang Yao

Making Democracy Work: Culture, Social Capital and Elections in China

w21041 Arthur Alik-Lagrange
Martin Ravallion

Inconsistent Policy Evaluation: A Case Study for a Large Workfare Program

w21036 Seema Jayachandran
Rohini Pande

Why Are Indian Children So Short?

w21033 Denis Chetverikov
Bradley Larsen
Christopher Palmer

IV Quantile Regression for Group-level Treatments, with an Application to the Distributional Effects of Trade

w21029 Brian McCaig
Margaret S. McMillan
Iñigo Verduzco-Gallo
Keith Jefferis

Stuck in the Middle? Structural Change and Productivity Growth in Botswana

w21018 Xinshen Diao
Margaret McMillan

Toward an Understanding of Economic Growth in Africa: A Re-Interpretation of the Lewis Model

w21012 Michael Kremer
Christopher Snyder

Preventives Versus Treatments

w21006 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Zheng (Michael) Song

Grasp the Large, Let Go of the Small: The Transformation of the State Sector in China

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

w20995 María José Abud Sittler
Bronwyn Hall
Christian Helmers

An Empirical Analysis of Primary and Secondary Pharmaceutical Patents in Chile

w20986 Thomas Joseph
Yaw Nyarko
Shing-Yi Wang

Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data

w20971 Greg Fischer
Dean Karlan

The Catch-22 of External Validity in the Context of Constraints to Firm Growth

w20965 Orazio Attanasio
Sarah Cattan
Emla Fitzsimons
Costas Meghir
Marta Rubio-Codina

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

w20957 Jennifer N. Carpenter
Fangzhou Lu
Robert F. Whitelaw

The Real Value of China's Stock Market

w20956 Sule Alan
Mehmet Cemalcılar
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Unshrouding Effects on Demand for a Costly Add-on: Evidence from Bank Overdrafts in Turkey

w20953 Paul Frijters
Tao Sherry Kong
Elaine M. Liu

Who Is Coming to the Artefactual Field Experiment? Participation Bias among Chinese Rural Migrants

w20946 Lasse Brune
Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dean Yang

Facilitating Savings for Agriculture: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi

w20945 B. Zorina Khan
‘To Have and Have Not’: Are Rich Litigious Plaintiffs Favored in Court?

w20936 María Victoria Anauati
Sebastian Galiani
Gustavo Torrens
Brian Feld

Collective Action: Experimental Evidence

w20935 Dani Rodrik
Premature Deindustrialization

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

w20917 Joshua Aizenman
Yothin Jinjarak
Donghyun Park

Financial Development and Output Growth in Developing Asia and Latin America: A Comparative Sectoral Analysis

w20915 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Latin American Inequality: Colonial Origins, Commodity Booms, or a Missed 20th Century Leveling?

w20912 Rafael Dix-Carneiro
Brian K. Kovak

Trade Liberalization and the Skill Premium: A Local Labor Markets Approach

w20911 Huailu Li
Kevin Lang
Kaiwen Leong

Does Competition Eliminate Discrimination? Evidence from the Commercial Sex Market in Singapore

w20908 Rafael Dix-Carneiro
Brian K. Kovak

Trade Reform and Regional Dynamics: Evidence From 25 Years of Brazilian Matched Employer-Employee Data

w20891 Brian McCaig
Nina Pavcnik

Informal Employment in a Growing and Globalizing Low-income Country

w20885 Sara Lowes
Nathan Nunn
James A. Robinson
Jonathan Weigel

Understanding Ethnic Identity in Africa: Evidence from the Implicit Association Test (IAT)

w20868 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Mark-up and Cost Dispersion across Firms: Direct Evidence from Producer Surveys in Pakistan

w20854 B. Zorina Khan
Invisible Women: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Family Firms in France during Early Industrialization

w20853 B. Zorina Khan
Knowledge, Human Capital and Economic Development: Evidence from the British Industrial Revolution, 1750-1930

w20842 Taryn Dinkelman
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments

w20841 Alberto Alesina
Michele Battisti
Joseph Zeira

Technology and Labor Regulations: Theory and Evidence

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

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


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