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Joost de Laat
Tavneet Suri

Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya

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Stefan Dercon

Occupational Choice in Early Industrializing Societies: Experimental Evidence on the Income and Health Effects of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work

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Africa’s Prospects for Enjoying a Demographic Dividend

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Jonathan Robinson
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Bride Price and Female Education

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Joost de Laat
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Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation

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Individual Migration and Household Incomes

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Does Legalization Reduce Black Market Activity? Evidence from a Global Ivory Experiment and Elephant Poaching Data

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Julie Chytilová
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Tamar Mitts

Can War Foster Cooperation?

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Experimental Evidence on the Demand for and Costs of Rural Electrification

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Impacts and Determinants of Health Levels in Low-Income Countries

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

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

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Edward L. Glaeser
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Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions

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

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Violence Against Women: A Cross-cultural Analysis for Africa

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Analia Schlosser
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Out of Africa: Human Capital Consequences of In Utero Conditions

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

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Kjetil Bjorvatn
Simon Galle
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Daniel N. Posner
Bertil Tungodden
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Asymmetry of Information within Family Networks

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

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

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

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

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Governance and the Effectiveness of Public Health Subsidies

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The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda

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

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Julian C. Jamison
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Reducing crime and violence: Experimental evidence from cognitive behavioral therapy in Liberia

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When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming

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

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

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The Impact of Financial Education for Youth in Ghana

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Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

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Why Are Indian Children So Short?

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

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

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Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments

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