Michael Kremer

Harvard University - Department of Economics

Professor of Economics, On Leave Spring 2000

Littauer Center

Rm. 207

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Brookings Institution

1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW

Washington, DC 20036-2188

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Center for Global Development

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Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

79 John F. Kennedy Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

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1.

Estimating the Impact of the Hajj: Religion and Tolerance in Islam's Global Gathering

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-022
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2008
Case Western Reserve University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,090 (4,078)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Religion, Institutions, Social Interaction, Identity, Beliefs, Economics, Microeconomics, International Affairs/Globalization

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Education and Hiv/Aids Prevention: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Western Kenya

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4024
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
Downloads 1,485 (4,860)
Citation 14

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Tertiary Education, Primary Education, Education For All, Population Policies, Teaching and Learning

Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-36
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,263 (11,655)
Citation 58

Abstract:

Randomized evaluations, Experiments, Development, Program Evaluation

Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

NBER Working Paper No. t0333
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 24 Dec 2006
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 124 (189,853)
Citation 59

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Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6059
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (464,603)
Citation 58

Abstract:

Experiments, development, program evaluation

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School Meals, Educational Achievement, and School Competition: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3523
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Christel Vermeersch and Michael Kremer
World Bank and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 633 (29,957)
Citation 17

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Citation 54

Incentives to Learn

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3546
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jun 2005
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 195 (128,228)
Citation 54

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Incentives to Learn

NBER Working Paper No. w10971
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Dec 2004
Michael Kremer, Edward Miguel and Rebecca Thornton
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 83 (251,933)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Incentives to Learn

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3546
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 12 (505,106)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Primary Education, Gender and Development, Poverty and Social Impact Analysis, Education Finance, Access & Equity in Basic Education

Economic Transformation, Population Growth, and the Long-Run World Income Distribution

IMF Working Paper No. 06/21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Marcos Chamon and Michael Kremer
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 183 (136,213)

Abstract:

Population, growth, economic development, international trade

Economic Transformation, Population Growth and the Long-Run World Income Distribution

NBER Working Paper No. w12038
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2006
Marcos Chamon and Michael Kremer
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (379,796)

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Cost-Effective Prevention of Diarrheal Diseases: A Critical Review

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 117
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Michael Kremer and Alix Peterson Zwane
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Downloads 201 (111,864)
Citation 1

Abstract:

diarrhea, diarrheal diseases, prevention

8.

Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2005
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Center for Global Development, Humboldt University Berlin and MIT Department of Economics
Downloads 194 (124,286)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Advance purchase commitment, R&D, pharmaceuticals, vaccines, malaria

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Pricing and Access: Lessons from Randomized Evaluations in Education and Health

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 158
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Apr 2009
Alaka Holla and Michael Kremer
World Bank and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 164 (105,244)
Citation 10

Abstract:

access to health, access to education, human capital investment

10.

Wage Inequality and Segregation by Skill

NBER Working Paper No. w5718
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Jan 1997
Michael Kremer and Eric Maskin
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 161 (152,693)
Citation 84

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Mosquitoes: The Long-term Effects of Malaria Eradication in India

KSG Working Paper No. RWP07-051
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Nov 2007
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 108 (210,652)
Citation 4

Abstract:

malaria, health, education, Economics - Microeconomics, Human Resources¬ł Labor and Education, International Development, Welfare / Health Care/ Social Policy

Mosquitoes: The Long-Term Effects of Malaria Eradication in India

NBER Working Paper No. w13539
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Oct 2007
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (383,868)
Citation 4

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Citation 35

The Illusion of Sustainability

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Jul 2008
Michael Kremer and Edward Miguel
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 78 (261,699)
Citation 35

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sustainable development, economic development, foreign aid

The Illusion of Sustainability

NBER Working Paper No. w10324
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Michael Kremer and Edward Miguel
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (298,083)
Citation 35

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Nudging Farmers to Use Fertilizer: Theory and Experimental Evidence from Kenya

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jul 2009
Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer and Jonathan Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 86 (246,286)
Citation 23

Abstract:

technology adoption, hyperbolic discounting

Nudging Farmers to Use Fertilizer: Theory and Experimental Evidence from Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w15131
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer and Jonathan Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 43 (354,356)
Citation 23

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Citation 131

Disorganization

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 96-30
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 May 1997 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2008
Olivier J. Blanchard and Michael Kremer
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 106 (213,558)
Citation 131

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Disorganization

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS Vol CXII Issue 4, November 1997
Posted: 10 Jun 1998
Olivier J. Blanchard and Michael Kremer
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Peer Effects and Alcohol Use Among College Students

NBER Working Paper No. w9876
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Jul 2003
Michael Kremer and Dan M. Levy
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. - Joint Center for Poverty Research
Downloads 105 (201,556)
Citation 33

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School Governance, Teacher Incentives, and Pupil-Teacher Ratios: Experimental Evidence from Kenyan Primary Schools

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-07
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 86 (218,389)
Citation 2

Abstract:

contract teachers, PTA, School-Based Management, teacher effort, test score gain, nepotism

17.

Good Policy or Good Luck? Country Growth Performance and Temporary Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w4474
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 May 2004
New York University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University
Downloads 83 (237,344)
Citation 115

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Creating Markets for New Vaccines Part I: Rationale

NBER Working Paper No. w7716
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 78 (259,271)
Citation 19

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Advance Market Commitments for Vaccines Working Paper and Spread Sheet

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 May 2007
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Center for Global Development, Humboldt University Berlin and MIT Department of Economics
Downloads 77 (247,903)

Abstract:

advance market commitment, vaccine, disease, HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, cost-effective

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Patent Buy-Outs: A Mechanism for Encouraging Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w6304
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Jul 2000
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 72 (259,271)
Citation 51

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Worms: Education and Health Externalities in Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w8481
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Sep 2001
Edward Miguel and Michael Kremer
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 67 (269,572)
Citation 9

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Odious Debt

NBER Working Paper No. w8953
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 May 2002
Michael Kremer and Seema Jayachandran
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
Downloads 64 (280,464)
Citation 18

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Vouchers for Private Schooling in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w8343
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2001
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Research Triangle Institute - Center for International Development, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (280,464)
Citation 80

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Why are Worker Cooperatives so Rare?

NBER Working Paper No. w6118
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 May 1998
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 60 (280,464)
Citation 8

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Why are Drugs More Profitable than Vaccines?

NBER Working Paper No. w9833
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Michael Kremer and Christopher M. Snyder
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 57 (294,372)
Citation 1

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Success in Entrepreneurship: Doing the Math

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Apr 2014
Michael Kremer, Jonathan Robinson and Olga Rostapshova
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Santa Cruz and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 56 (280,464)

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entrepreneurship, success, firm, owner, inventories, math, profits

27.

Teacher Incentives

NBER Working Paper No. w9671
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Nov 2010
Paul Glewwe, Nauman Ilias and Michael Kremer
University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics, Competition Economics, Inc. and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 55 (280,464)
Citation 43

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Creating Markets for New Vaccines Part Ii: Design Issues

NBER Working Paper No. w7717
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 50 (326,523)
Citation 20

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Peer Effects, Teacher Incentives, and the Impact of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w14475
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Nov 2008
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (334,946)
Citation 48

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Peer Effects, Teacher Incentives, and the Impact of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya

American Economic Review, Vol. 101, No. 5, 2011
Posted: 24 Aug 2011
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Globalization and International Public Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w7575
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Apr 2000
Michael Kremer and Paras Mehta
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (312,295)
Citation 7

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Searching for Prosperity

NBER Working Paper No. w8250
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
Michael Kremer, Alexei Onatski and James H. Stock
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (335,442)
Citation 30

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Schools Meals, Educational Achievement and School Competition: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3523
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Christel Vermeersch and Michael Kremer
World Bank and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 45 (341,532)
Citation 17

Abstract:

School Health, Public Health Promotion, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Primary Education, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Teaching and Learning, Gender and Education, Adolescent Health

33.
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Citation 21

Incentives in Markets, Firms and Governments

NBER Working Paper No. w9802
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jun 2003
Daron Acemoglu, Michael Kremer and Atif R. Mian
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 44 (350,951)
Citation 21

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Incentives in Markets, Firms, and Governments

The Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp. 273-306, 2008
Posted: 16 Sep 2008
Daron Acemoglu, Michael Kremer and Atif R. Mian
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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Long-Term Consequences of Secondary School Vouchers: Evidence from Administrative Records in Colombia

NBER Working Paper No. w10713
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Joshua D. Angrist, Eric Bettinger and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (338,368)
Citation 37

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Income-Distribution Dynamics with Endogenous Fertility

NBER Working Paper No. w7530
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Apr 2000
Michael Kremer and Daniel L. Chen
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Toulouse School of Economics / Institute for Advanced Study / University of Toulouse
Downloads 42 (338,368)
Citation 30

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Outside Funding of Community Organizations: Benefiting or Displacing the Poor?

NBER Working Paper No. w7896
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Mary Kay Gugerty and Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 37 (357,644)
Citation 5

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What Works in Fighting Diarrheal Diseases in Developing Countries? A Critical Review

NBER Working Paper No. w12987
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Alix Peterson Zwane and Michael Kremer
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (354,286)
Citation 10

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A Biological Model of Unions

NBER Working Paper No. w8257
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 May 2001
Michael Kremer and Benjamin A. Olken
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (382,966)
Citation 4

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Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. PEPP02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Center for Global Development, affiliation not provided to SSRN and MIT Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (357,644)
Citation 1

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40.
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Citation 1

Education as Liberation?

NBER Working Paper No. w16939
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
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
Downloads 29 (409,915)
Citation 1

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Education as Liberation?

Economica, Vol. 83, Issue 329, pp. 1-30, 2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
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
Downloads 0
Citation 1

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Integrating Behavioral Choice into Epidemiological Models of the Aids Epidemic

NBER Working Paper No. w5428
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jun 2000
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (390,891)
Citation 29

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Many Children Left Behind? Textbooks and Test Scores in Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w13300
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Aug 2007
Paul Glewwe, Michael Kremer and Sylvie Moulin
University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 27 (382,966)
Citation 22

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Retrospective vs. Prospective Analyses of School Inputs: The Case of Flip Charts in Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w8018
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Nov 2000
University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, World Bank and Dartmouth College
Downloads 27 (395,062)
Citation 29

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Elephants

NBER Working Paper No. w5674
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Oct 1996
Michael Kremer and Charles Morcom
Harvard University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 24 (408,345)
Citation 11

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Education, HIV, and Early Fertility: Experimental Evidence from Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w20784
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 29 Dec 2014
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 22 (447,156)
Citation 8

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Education, HIV, and Early Fertility: Experimental Evidence from Kenya

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10338
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0
Citation 8

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education, fertility, HIV, Kenya, pregnancy

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Young Workers, Old Workers, and Convergence

NBER Working Paper No. w4827
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jun 2000
Michael Kremer and Jim Thomson
Harvard University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 22 (408,345)
Citation 1

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Spring Cleaning: Rural Water Impacts, Valuation and Property Rights Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w15280
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 19 (427,967)
Citation 7

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Can Having Fewer Partners Increase Prevalence of Aids?

NBER Working Paper No. w4942
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jun 2000
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (438,255)
Citation 3

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Does Favorable Tax-Treatment of Housing Reduce Equipment Investment?

NBER Working Paper No. w6161
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Ben Broadbent and Michael Kremer
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 17 (443,430)

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50.
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Citation 31

How Much Does Sorting Increase Inequality?

NBER Working Paper No. w5566
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Nov 1996
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 16 (481,780)
Citation 31

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How Much Does Sorting Increase Inequality?

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS, Vol. 112, No. 1, February 1997
Posted: 03 Aug 1998
Michael Kremer
Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness

NBER Working Paper No. w11288
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Center for Global Development, Humboldt University Berlin and MIT Department of Economics
Downloads 14 (443,430)
Citation 1

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When is Prevention More Profitable than Cure? The Impact of Time-Varying Consumer Heterogeneity

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 334
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
Michael Kremer and Christopher M. Snyder
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 6 (537,519)

Abstract:

consumer heterogeneity, disease risk, prevention, vaccines

When is Prevention More Profitable than Cure? The Impact of Time-Varying Consumer Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. w18862
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Michael Kremer and Christopher M. Snyder
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (542,529)

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Worms at Work: Long-Run Impacts of a Child Health Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w21428
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Aug 2015
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, Berkeley - Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 9 (459,094)
Citation 3

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School Governance, Teacher Incentives, and Pupil-Teacher Ratios: Experimental Evidence from Kenyan Primary Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w17939
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 6 (499,938)
Citation 2

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Nudging Farmers to Utilize Fertilizer: Theory and Experimental Evidence from Kenya

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7402
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Sep 2009
Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer and Jonathan Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 6 (513,908)
Citation 21

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hyperbolic discounting, technology adoption

56.

Preventives Versus Treatments

NBER Working Paper No. w21012
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Michael Kremer and Christopher M. Snyder
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (513,908)

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When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming

NBER Working Paper No. w21148
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 May 2015
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, Berkeley - Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and GSU
Downloads 4 (518,313)

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Peer Effects and the Impact of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7043
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (527,284)
Citation 45

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Development Economics, Education Economics, Primary School Tracking

Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w22686
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Oct 2016
William Jack, Michael Kremer, Joost de Laat and Tavneet Suri
World Bank, Harvard University - Department of Economics, The World Bank - Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11523
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
William Jack, Michael Kremer, Joost de Laat and Tavneet Suri
World Bank, Harvard University - Department of Economics, The World Bank - Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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agriculture, asymmetric information, borrowing requirements, collateralization, credit, down-payment, Kenya

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Are Educational Vouchers Only Redistributive?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, Issue 546, pp. F204-F228, August 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
Eric Bettinger, Michael Kremer and Juan Saaverda
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 1 (542,868)
Citation 2

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Does Mass Deworming Affect Child Nutrition? Meta-Analysis, Cost-Effectiveness, and Statistical Power

NBER Working Paper No. w22382
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
World Bank, University of California, Berkeley - Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The New Role of the World Bank

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 421
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Michael A. Clemens and Michael Kremer
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (408,345)

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World Bank, extreme poverty, multilateralism, evaluation

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Guns, Latrines, and Land Reform: Private Expectations and Public Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w21915
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Michael Kremer and Jack Willis
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (533,755)

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Vaccines vs. Preventives

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10474
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2015
Michael Kremer and Christopher M. Snyder
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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drugs, pharmaceuticals, vaccines

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Providing Safe Water: Evidence from Randomized Evaluations

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 237-256, 2010
Posted: 19 Oct 2010
Amrita Ahuja, Michael Kremer and Alix Peterson Zwane
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University - Department of Economics and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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Improving Education in the Developing World: What Have We Learned from Randomized Evaluations?

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 513-545, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Michael Kremer and Alaka Holla
Harvard University - Department of Economics and World Bank

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Improving Education in the Developing World: What Have We Learned from Randomized Evaluations?

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 513-545, 2009
Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Michael Kremer and Alaka Holla
Harvard University - Department of Economics and World Bank

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A Better Way to Spur Medical Research and Development

Regulation, Vol. 23, No. 2, 2000
Posted: 28 Aug 2000
Rachel Glennerster and Michael Kremer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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