Alain de Janvry

University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

2607 Hearst Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94720-7320

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

The Role of Risk in Targeting Payments for Environmental Services

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Nov 2005
University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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environmental services, targeting, forest policy, deforestation, Mexico

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Social Networks and the Decision to Insure

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2012
Jing Cai, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Social network, Insurance demand, Learning

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Is a Friend in Need a Friend Indeed? Inclusion and Exclusion in Mutual Insurance Networks in Southern Ghana

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS32
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Markus Goldstein, Elisabeth Sadoulet and Alain de Janvry
World Bank, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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The World Bank and Governance: The Bank's Efforts to Help Developing Countries Build State Capacity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6275
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Alain de Janvry and Jean-Jacques Dethier
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and World Bank
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Banks & Banking Reform, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Governance Indicators, Environmental Economics & Policies, National Governance

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Quantifying Through Ex Post Assessments the Micro-Level Impacts of Sovereign Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance Programs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7356
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Alain de Janvry
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Inequality

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Weather Index Insurance and Shock Coping: Evidence from Mexico's Cadena Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7715
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Non Governmental Organizations, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Disaster Management, Regional Urban Development, Public Sector Management and Reform, Hazard Risk Management, Urban Economics, City to City Alliances, Urban Economic Development, Urban Communities, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Social Risk Management, Public Sector Economics, Economics and Institutions, Adaptation to Climate Change

Local Electoral Incentives and Decentralized Program Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w16635
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Local Electoral Incentives and Decentralized Program Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5382
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Alain de Janvry, Frederico Finan and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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decentralization, electoral incentives, conditional cash transfer, impact evaluation

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Insuring Growth: The Impact of Disaster Funds on Economic Reconstruction in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7714
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, Georgia State University and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Social Risk Management, Hazard Risk Management, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Adaptation to Climate Change, Public Sector Economics, Disaster Management

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Influence Activities and Bureaucratic Performance: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment in China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2019-69
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Feb 2020
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley and Renmin University of China
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subjective evaluation, civil servants, work performance, incentive, favoritism

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How Rising Competition Among Microfinance Institutions Affects Incumbent Lenders

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 506, pp. 987-1004, October 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Dec 2005
Craig McIntosh, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Subsidy Policies and Insurance Demand

NBER Working Paper No. w22702
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Oct 2016
Jing Cai, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Effects on School Enrollment and Performance of a Conditional Cash Transfers Program in Mexico

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6069
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Alain de Janvry, Pierre Dubois and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Dynamic decisions, education demand, Mexico, randomized experiment, school performance, schooling decisions, transfer program, treatment effects

Genetically Modified Crops, Corporate Pricing Strategies, and Farmers' Adoption: The Case of Bt Cotton in Argentina

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 85, Issue 4, pp. 814-828, 2003
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Apr 2020
Matin Qaim and Alain de Janvry
University of Bonn and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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biotechnology, contingent valuation, monopoly pricing, willingness to pay

Genetically Modified Crops, Corporate Pricing Strategies, and Farmers' Adoption: The Case of Bt Cotton in Argentina

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 85, pp. 814-828, November 2003
Posted: 12 Oct 2003
Matin Qaim and Alain de Janvry
University of Bonn and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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The Meaning of Kinship in Sharecropping Contracts

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 79, Issue 2, pp. 394-406, 1997
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
Elisabeth Sadoulet, Alain de Janvry and Seiichi Fukui
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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efficiency, kinship, sharecropping, O130, Q140, Q150

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Short on Shots: Are Calls for Cooperative Restraint Effective In Managing a Flu Vaccines Shortage?

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 76, 2010
Posted: 10 Mar 2019
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - Agricultural & Resource Economics

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Endogenous Information Sharing and the Gains from Using Network Information to Maximize Technology Adoption

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13507
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Feb 2019
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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agriculture, Social learning, Technology adoption

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Family and Community Networks in Mexico-U.S. Migration

The Journal of Human Resources, 2001
Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Paul Winters, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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Climate Change and Agriculture: Effects on Developing Countries

Global Environmental Change and Agriculture Assessing the Impacts (1998)
Posted: 09 Jan 2019
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of Arizona - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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The Role of Agriculture in Economic Development: Visible and Invisible Surplus Transfers

The Journal of Development Studies, 2007
Posted: 09 Jan 2019
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

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Economic and Welfare Impacts of Climate Change on Developing Countries

Environmental and Resource Economics, 1998
Posted: 09 Jan 2019
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of Arizona - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Index Insurance for Developing Country Agriculture: A Reassessment

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 421-438, 2017
Posted: 27 Oct 2017
University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

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Agriculture for Development: Toward a New Paradigm

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 15-35, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Derek Byerlee, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
World Bank, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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Agriculture for Development: Toward a New Paradigm

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 15-35, 2009
Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Derek Byerlee, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
World Bank, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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Agricultural Growth and Poverty Reduction: Additional Evidence

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 1-20, 2010
Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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O13, I31

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Optimal Share Contracts with Moral Hazard on Effort and in Output Reporting: Managing the Double Laffer Curve Effect

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 59, Issue 2, pp. 253-274, 2007
Posted: 24 Jun 2008
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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JEL classifications: D02, D82, L14

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Making Conditional Cash Transfer Programs More Efficient: Designing for Maximum Effect of the Conditionality

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 1-29, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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A Tale of Two Communities: Explaining Deforestation in Mexico

World Development, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 219-235, 2005
Posted: 04 Nov 2005
University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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deforestation, common property, partial cooperation

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Transactions Costs and Agricultural Household Supply Response

American Journal Agricultural Economics, Vol. 82, Issue 2
Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Nigel Key, Elisabeth Sadoulet and Alain de Janvry
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 27
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Short on Shots: Can Calls on Self-Restraint Be Effective in Managing the Scarcity of a Vital Good?

Posted: 02 Mar 2006
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Randomized experiment, shortage, self-restraint, cheating.