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Debt Traps? Market Vendors and Moneylender Debt in India and the Philippines

Dean Karlan, Sendhil Mullainathan, Benjamin N. Roth

NBER Working Paper No. 24272
Issued in February 2018, Revised in June 2018

---- Acknowledgments ----

All authors declare that they have no relevant or material financial interests that relate to the research described in this paper. The authors thank Caton Brewster, Tomoko Harigaya, Hideto Koizumi, Elizabeth Koshy, Sudha Krishan, Kelsey Larson, Becca Lowry, Mark Miller and Andre Nickow from Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA), IFMR, and Northwestern University, as well as many field staff and other assistants who helped coordinate the field work and data preparation. The authors thank Yale University Macmillan Center and the Australian government for funding. Field work approved by Yale University Institutional Review Board #1003006465. Ben Roth thanks the Ford Motor Company Center for Global Citizenship at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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