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The Nepali Women’s Narrative on Peace, Security, Safety and Equal Treatment: The Voice of Many

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 May 2020
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University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
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Is Fish Brain Food or Brain Poison? Sea Surface Temperature, Methyl-Mercury and Child Cognitive Development

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1072
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Apr 2020
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics

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Labor Market Dynamics and Development

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1071
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2020
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Yale University, Central Bank of Chile and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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Creating a New Legal Form: The GmbH

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1070
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
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Yale University - Department of Economics
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Bismarck to No Effect: Fertility Decline and the Introduction of Social Insurance in Prussia

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1069, 2019
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Dec 2019
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Mannheim
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On Her Own Account: How Strengthening Women’s Financial Control Impacts Labor Supply and Gender Norms

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1068
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 19 Sep 2019
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Duke University, Fuqua School of Business-Economics Group, Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Harvard University, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR) and Yale University
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Housing Prices, Inter-Generational Co-Residence, and 'Excess' Savings by the Young: Evidence Using Chinese Data

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1067
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Aug 2019
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
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Assessing the Benefits of Long‐Run Weather Forecasting for the Rural Poor: Farmer Investments and Worker Migration in a Dynamic Equilibrium Model

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1065
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Aug 2019
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University

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The Effects of Schooling on Costless Health Maintenance: Overweight Adolescents and Children in Rural China

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1066
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Aug 2019
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics

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Migration and Informal Insurance

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1064
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Jul 2019
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Yale University, Yale School of Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University

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Migration and Informal Insurance

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2185, July 2019
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
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Yale University, Yale School of Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University

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Enforcing Regulation Under Illicit Adaptation

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1063
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
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University of California, Berkeley and Yale School of Management

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Can Network Theory-Based Targeting Increase Technology Adoption?

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2139
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2018
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and Yale School of Management

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Capital Structure and the Choice of Enterprise Form: Theory and History

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1061
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2018
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford
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Inter-Sectoral Terms of Trade and Investible Surplus

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1060
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2017
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Temple University - Department of Economics
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Are There Too Many Farms in the World? Labor-Market Transaction Costs, Machine Capacities and Optimal Farm Size

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1059
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
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Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center

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Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1058
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2017
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University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department

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Dynamic Random Utility

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2092
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 23 Jun 2017
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Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Yale University - Cowles Foundation and Harvard University - Harvard Institute of Economic Research

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Partnership as Experimentation: Business Organization and Survival in Egypt, 1910–1949

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1057
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 24 May 2017 Last Revised: 26 May 2017
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University of Arizona - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Networks in Conflict: Theory and Evidence from the Great War of Africa

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1056
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Jan 2017
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University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Lausanne, University of Lausanne and University of Zurich

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External Validity in a Stochastic World

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1054
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jul 2016
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University

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Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1053
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 26 May 2016
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Vancouver School of Economics and Yale University Department of Economics
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Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1052
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Dec 2015
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University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department

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Women and Agricultural Productivity: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1051
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
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University of Oxford - Department of International Development
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Choice of Enterprise Form: Spain, 1886-1936

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1049
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2015
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Yale University - Department of Economics and Universidad de Murcia
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The Impact of Financial Education for Youth in Ghana

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1048
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Apr 2015
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics

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Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1047
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2015
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University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics

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Business Cycles and the Scale of Economic Shock

WORKING PAPER CERIS-CNR, vol. 11, n. 6, pp. 1-24
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2018
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National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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Unshrouding Effects on Demand for a Costly Add-On: Evidence from Bank Overdrafts in Turkey

Economics Department Working Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
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University of Essex - Department of Economics, Yapi Kredi Bank A.S., Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Dartmouth College

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

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1045
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Feb 2015
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Saving for a (Not So) Rainy Day: A Randomized Evaluation of Savings Groups in Mali

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1043
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Ghent

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Self‐Selection into Credit Markets: Evidence from Agriculture in Mali

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1042
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of Ghent and Northwestern University
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To Charge or Not to Charge: Evidence from a Health Products Experiment in Uganda

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1041
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Harvard University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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Financial Education and Access to Savings Accounts: Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Ugandan Youth Clubs

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1040
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 11 May 2014
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College

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Co-Residence, Life-Cycle Savings and Inter-Generational Support in Urban China

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1039
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics

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The Effect of Effectiveness: Donor Response to Aid Effectiveness in a Direct Mail Fundraising Experiment

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1038
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2015
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Loose Knots: Strong versus Weak Commitments to Save for Education in Uganda

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1037
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and The University of Texas at Austin

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Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages Over the Agricultural Production Cycle

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1036
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jan 2014
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University

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Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1035
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Dec 2013
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Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center

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Follow the Money: Methods for Identifying Consumption and Investment Responses to a Liquidity Shock

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1034
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Nov 2013
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Dartmouth College

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Targeting Ultra-Poor Households in Honduras and Peru

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1033
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Nov 2013
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Escaping Famine Through Seasonal Migration

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1032
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 04 Nov 2013
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, The University of Sydney and Yale School of Management
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Continued Existence of Cows Disproves Central Tenets of Capitalism?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1031
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
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University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business - Business Economics and Public Policy Department, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Communicating with Farmers Through Social Networks

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1030
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Aug 2013
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College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Yale School of Management
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Forecasting Profitability

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1029
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Aug 2013
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University

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The Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence From Indian Migrants

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1028
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2013
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Savings By and For the Poor: A Research Review and Agenda

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1027
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2014
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Yale University and Dartmouth College

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Long-Run Price Elasticities of Demand for Credit: Evidence from a Countrywide Field Experiment in Mexico

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1024
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Jul 2013
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Win Some Lose Some? Evidence From a Randomized Microcredit Program Placement Experiment by Compartamos Banco

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1026
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Jun 2013
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University of Michigan - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Dartmouth College

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Mixed Method Evaluation of a Passive mHealth Sexual Information Texting Service in Uganda

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1025
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Jun 2013
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University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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