Sebastian Martinez

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Lead Economist

1300 New York Ave

Washington, DC 20011

United States

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Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Christopher Blattman, Nathan Fiala and Sebastian Martinez
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Employment, poverty, entrepreneurship, cash transfers, occupational choice, Uganda, field experiment

Employment Generation in Rural Africa: Mid-Term Results from an Experimental Evaluation of the Youth Opportunities Program in Northern Uganda

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1201
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 May 2013
Christopher Blattman, Nathan Fiala and Sebastian Martinez
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Cash grant, randomized control trial, credit constraints, psychological and social impacts

Shelter from the Storm: Upgrading Housing Infrastructure in Latin American Slums

NBER Working Paper No. w19322
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Aug 2013
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, Jameel Poverty Action Lab (JPAL), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and New York University (NYU)
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Living Up to Expectations: How Job Training Made Women Better Off and Men Worse Off

NBER Working Paper No. w23264
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS), University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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How Does Health Promotion Work? Evidence from the Dirty Business of Eliminating Open Defecation

NBER Working Paper No. w20997
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Mar 2015
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, UCLA Department of Public Policy, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and University of California, Berkeley
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