Research

Education

Positions Held

Teaching

Seminar & Conference Presentations

Professional Memberships

Awards & Honors

 

 

Research


Research Interests: Credit; Informal Insurance; Aspirations; Intra-household Bargaining ;Networks and Groups; Inequality; Mobility; Coercion.

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Education

 

Positions Held

 

 

Teaching


Seminars & Conference Presentations

 

Invited Seminars at the Department of Economics of

Cornell University, ITAM, University of Montreal, Concordia University, University of Quebec in Montreal, the Tinbergen Institute, the research group of the World Bank, Southern Methodist University, University of Toronto, University of Southern California, Delta/Inra (Paris), University of Chicago, Princeton University, University of California Santa Barbara, University of California Berkeley, Cornell University, Institute of Advanced Study, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, ECARE (Brussels), Caltech University, Georgetown University, Penn State University, Cornell University, Oxford University, ZEI (Bonn), Yale University, World Bank, Princeton University, Boston University, George Washington University, Ohio State University, University of Virginia, London School of Economics/University College London, Universitat Aut�noma de Barcelona, Essex University, Georgetown University, the IDB, the department of agricultural economics at the University of Maryland, the Center for Global Development, Edinburgh University, George Washington University, Boston University, MIT, Georgetown University, the World Bank, University of Maryland, George Mason University, the World Bank - Social Protection & Labor, the University of Washington in St Louis, Bocconi University, IIES at Stokholm University, Minneapolis Federal Reserve, Yale University, IFPRI, Michigan State University, American University.


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Conference presentations:

 


Professional Membership and Activities


Referee for the American Economic Review, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Econometrica, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Economic Journal, Economica, Economics and Politics, Economics of Governance, International Economic Review, Journal of African Studies, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Population Economics,  Journal of Public Economics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Public Choice, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Rand Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Dynamics, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, Theoretical Economics, the World Bank Economic Review, and World Development.
  • Excellence in Refereeing Award, American Economic Review (for 2013).


  • Grants, Awards and Honor