Rajeev H. Dehejia

New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

The Puck Building

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http://users.nber.org/~rdehejia/

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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http://users.nber.org/~rdehejia/

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

CESifo

CESifo Research Network Fellow

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

33

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Scholarly Papers (33)

The Effect of Automobile Insurance and Accident Liability Laws on Traffic Fatalities

The Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 47, pp. 357-393, 2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Alma Cohen and Rajeev H. Dehejia
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 622 (33,039)
Citation 17

Abstract:

No-fault laws, compulsory insurance, moral hazard

The Effect of Automobile Insurance and Accident Liability Laws in Traffic Fatalities

NBER Working Paper No. w9602
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Apr 2003
Alma Cohen and Rajeev H. Dehejia
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 80 (256,489)
Citation 17

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Why Should We Care about Child Labor? The Education, Labor Market, and Health Consequences of Child Labor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3479
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Kathleen Beegle and Roberta Gatti
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 372 (63,422)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Education, Labor, Employment, Poverty, Rural, Development

Why Should We Care About Child Labor? The Education, Labor Market, and Health Consequences of Child Labor

NBER Working Paper No. w10980
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
Kathleen Beegle, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 67 (284,507)
Citation 19

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3.
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Citation 6

Do Financial Incentives Affect Fertility?

Review of Economic and Statistics, Vol. 95, No. 1, pp. 1-20 (2013), Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 605
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Alma Cohen, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Dmitri Romanov
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
Downloads 228 (109,358)
Citation 6

Abstract:

fertility, child subsidies, child allowances

Do Financial Incentives Affect Fertility?

NBER Working Paper No. w13700
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Dec 2007
Alma Cohen, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Dmitri Romanov
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
Downloads 27 (417,592)
Citation 6

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Child Labor, Income Shocks, and Access to Credit

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3075
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kathleen Beegle, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 246 (80,061)
Citation 17

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Insuring Consumption and Happiness through Religious Organizations

KSG Working Paper No. RWP05-047
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Thomas DeLeire and Erzo F. P. Luttmer
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Professor and Dartmouth College
Downloads 109 (208,176)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Economics - Microeconomics, Welfare/Health Care/Social Policy

Insuring Consumption and Happiness Through Religious Organizations

NBER Working Paper No. w11576
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Thomas DeLeire and Erzo F. P. Luttmer
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Professor and Dartmouth College
Downloads 35 (381,849)
Citation 12

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Who Wants to Be an Entrepreneur? Financial Development and Occupational Choice

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2494551
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 14 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2016
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Nandini Gupta
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 91 (167,172)

Abstract:

Financial development; Labor; Occupational Choice; Entrepreneurship

7.

Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit in a Cross-Section

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2767
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 90 (218,724)
Citation 9

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Propensity Score Matching Methods for Non-Experimental Causal Studies

NBER Working Paper No. w6829
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Sadek Wahba
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Morgan Stanley
Downloads 65 (289,278)
Citation 250

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Propensity Score Matching Methods for Non-Experimental Causal Studies

Columbia University Economics Department Discussion Paper No. 0102-14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 May 2012
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Sadek Wahba
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Morgan Stanley
Downloads 22 (444,953)
Citation 250

Abstract:

Matching, Observational Studies, Program Evaluation, Propensity Score, Training Programs

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Causal Effects in Non-Experimental Studies: Re-Evaluating the Evaluation of Training Programs

NBER Working Paper No. w6586
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Sadek Wahba
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Morgan Stanley
Downloads 86 (232,828)
Citation 74

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Financial Incentives and Fertility

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2009
Alma Cohen, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Dmitri Romanov
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
Downloads 81 (237,841)
Citation 2

Abstract:

fertility, child subsidies, child allowances

Unintended Negative Consequences of Rewards for Student Attendance: Results from a Field Experiment in Indian Classrooms

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2597814
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2015
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 43 (352,544)

Abstract:

educational economics, incentives, attendance, motivation, experiment

Unintended Negative Consequences of Rewards for Student Attendance: Results from a Field Experiment in Indian Classrooms

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-22, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2607789
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2015
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 31 (398,644)

Abstract:

educational economics, incentives, attendance, motivation, experiment

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The Consequences of Child Labor: Evidence from Longitudinal Data in Rural Tanzania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4677
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and University of Oxford
Downloads 64 (270,353)
Citation 3

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Street Children, Youth and Governance, Labor Policies, Labor Markets, Children and Youth

The Effect of Fertility on Mothers' Labor Supply over the Last Two Centuries

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2915334
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 14 Feb 2017
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, University of Chicago, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 56 (312,404)

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Twins, Same-Sex, Instrumental Variables, Development, Economic History

The Effect of Fertility on Mothers' Labor Supply Over the Last Two Centuries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10559
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, University of Chicago, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 6 (535,131)

Abstract:

labor supply, fertilty, mothers

Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit Across Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w9018
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Jun 2002
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 45 (345,863)
Citation 18

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Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit Across Countries

Columbia University Economics Department Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 May 2012
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 4 (545,076)
Citation 17

Abstract:

child labor, financial markets development, poverty

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Why Does Financial Development Matter? The United States from 1900 to 1940

NBER Working Paper No. w9551
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Adriana Lleras-Muney
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 40 (355,877)
Citation 7

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16.
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Citation 22

Program Evaluation as a Decision Problem

NBER Working Paper No. w6954
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Mar 1999
Rajeev H. Dehejia
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 22 (444,953)
Citation 22

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Program Evaluation as a Decision Problem

Columbia University Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 0102-23
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 May 2012
Rajeev H. Dehejia
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 14 (491,250)
Citation 22

Abstract:

Program evaluation, Profiling, Bayesian econometric

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Child Labor, Crop Shocks, and Credit Constraints

NBER Working Paper No. w10088
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Nov 2003
Kathleen Beegle, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 35 (373,419)
Citation 41

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Do Interest Rates Matter? Credit Demand in the Dhaka Slums

ADB Institute Research Paper No. 69
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2013
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Jonathan Morduch and Heather Montgomery
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and International Christian University (ICU)
Downloads 34 (385,956)
Citation 14

Abstract:

microfinance, credit, demand

Do Interest Rates Matter? Credit Demand in the Dhaka Slums

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 97, No. 2, 2012
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2017
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Heather Montgomery and Jonathan Morduch
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, International Christian University (ICU) and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Abstract:

Microcredit, Interest rates, Loan demand, Credit constraints

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The Role of Religious and Social Organizations in the Lives of Disadvantaged Youth

NBER Working Paper No. w13369
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Sep 2007
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Professor, Dartmouth College and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 27 (406,370)

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The Timing of Births: Is the Health of Infants Counter-Cyclical?

NBER Working Paper No. w10122
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Dec 2003
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Adriana Lleras-Muney
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 26 (397,442)
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From Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5493
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Cristian Pop-Eleches and Cyrus Samii
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 9 (519,471)

Abstract:

external validity, fertility, labor supply, experiments

From Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2645889
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Cristian Pop-Eleches and Cyrus Samii
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 7 (530,105)

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External validity, fertiity, labor supply, experiments

From Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9300
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Cristian Pop-Eleches and Cyrus Samii
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 6 (535,131)

Abstract:

external validity, fertilty, labor supply

From Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w21459
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Cristian Pop-Eleches and Cyrus Samii
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 3 (550,501)

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Was There a Riverside Miracle? A Framework for Evaluating Multi-Site Programs

NBER Working Paper No. w7844
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Oct 2000
Rajeev H. Dehejia
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 20 (425,888)
Citation 1

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The Education, Labour Market and Health Consequences of Child Labour

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4443
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Kathleen Beegle, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Roberta Gatti
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 16 (462,033)

Abstract:

Child labour, returns to education, health

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The Link between Manufacturing Growth and Accelerated Services Growth in India

NBER Working Paper No. w19923
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 24 Feb 2014
Rajeev H. Dehejia and Arvind Panagariya
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (502,511)

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Local to Global: External Validity in a Fertility Natural Experiment

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2647649
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rajeev H. Dehejia, Cristian Pop-Eleches and Cyrus Samii
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
Downloads 3 (516,045)

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Was There a Riverside Miracle? An Hierarchical Framework for Evaluating Programs with Grouped Data

Columbia University Economics Department Discussion Paper No. 0102-15
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 May 2012
Rajeev H. Dehejia
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 1 (524,962)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Program evaluation, Site effects, Hierarchical modeling

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Do Factory Managers Know What Workers Want? Manager–Worker Information Asymmetries and Pareto Optimal Human Resource Management Policies

Asian Development Review 34:1, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2928818
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Independent, Tufts University - Department of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Independent and Texas A&M University
Downloads 0 (487,827)

Abstract:

apparel, human resource management, working conditions, Viet Nam

28.

Working Conditions, Work Outcomes, and Policy in Asian Developing Countries

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2856292, Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 497
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University (TAMU), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Agricultural Economics, Students, Tufts University - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 0 (316,198)

Abstract:

apparel, personnel economics, working conditions

29.

Unintended Consequences of Rewards for Student Attendance: Results from a Field Experiment in Indian Classrooms

NBER Working Paper No. w22528
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 0 (540,249)

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Working Conditions and Factory Survival: Evidence from Better Factories Cambodia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10026
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Raymond Robertson, Drusilla K. Brown and Rajeev H. Dehejia
Macalester College - Department of Economics, Tufts University - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 0 (373,419)
Citation 1

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working conditions, apparel, sweatshops, plant survival, closure

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Laws, Costs, Norms, and Learning: Improving Working Conditions in Developing Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10025
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Drusilla K. Brown, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Raymond Robertson
Tufts University - Department of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Macalester College - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (384,930)

Abstract:

working conditions, norms, personnel economics

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The Impact of Income and Non-Income Shocks on Child Labour: Evidence from a Panel Survey of Tanzania

World Development, Vol. 67, pp. 1-534, March 2015, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2680261
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Amarakoon Bandara, Rajeev H. Dehejia and Shaheen La Vie-Rouse
United Nations Development Programme, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Analysis Group, Inc.
Downloads 0 (401,822)

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Local Instruments, Global Extrapolation: External Validity of the Labor Supply-Fertility Local Average Treatment Effect

NBER Working Paper No. w21663
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
New York University (NYU) - Department of Politics, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
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