Rebecca L. Thornton

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students

Champaign, IL

United States

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Are Rural Road Investments Alone Sufficient to Generate Transport Flows? Lessons from a Randomized Experiment in Rural Malawi and Policy Implications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5535
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, Department of Economics, Innovations for Poverty Action and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Transport in Urban Areas, Urban Transport, Markets and Market Access, Rural Roads & Transport

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Menstruation and Education in Nepal

NBER Working Paper No. w14853
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2010
Emily F. Oster and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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Education as Liberation?

NBER Working Paper No. w16939
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Willa Friedman, Michael Kremer, Edward Miguel and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Houston - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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Education as Liberation?

Economica, Vol. 83, Issue 329, pp. 1-30, 2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Willa Friedman, Michael Kremer, Edward Miguel and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Houston - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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Determinants of Technology Adoption: Private Value and Peer Effects in Menstrual Cup Take-Up

NBER Working Paper No. w14828
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2009
Emily F. Oster and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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New Cellular Networks in Malawi: Correlates of Service Rollout and Network Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w16616
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Effects of Health Insurance within Families: Experimental Evidence from Nicaragua

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8115
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
Anne Fitzpatrick and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Massachusetts Boston and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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Health Economics & Finance, Health Insurance

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Making the Grade: The Trade-Off between Efficiency and Effectiveness in Improving Student Learning

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Jul 2017
Jason Theodore Kerwin and Rebecca L. Thornton
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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Economics of Education, Cost-Effectiveness, Development Economics

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Participation, Learning, and Equity in Education: Can We Have it All?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1627
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Clara Delavallade, Alan Griffith, Gaurav Shukla and Rebecca L. Thornton
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, Students, Educate Girls and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, education, gender, policies, rural communities, impact assessment, girls education, development economics, primary school enrollment, retention, student academic performance, sustainable development goals