Vis Taraz

Smith College

Assistant Professor of Economics

Northampton, MA 01063

United States

http://www.smith.edu/academics/faculty/vis-taraz

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

4

DOWNLOADS

361

SSRN CITATIONS

6

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (4)

1.

Temperature and Human Capital in India

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 28 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2020
Teevrat Garg, Maulik Jagnani and Vis Taraz
School of Global Policy and Strategy, UCSD, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Smith College
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Climate Change, Human Capital, Workfare, Agriculture

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Weather Shocks, Social Protection, and Crop Yields: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2019
Vis Taraz
Smith College
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Public Works, Workfare, Agriculture, Crop Yields, India, Climate Change, Adaptation

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Ethiopia’s Flagship Public Works Program Increases Tree Cover in Rural Areas and Sloped Terrains

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Mar 2021
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Dept. of Earth, Environmental, and Geospatial Sciences, City University of New York, Fordham University - Graduate School of Arts & Sciences and Smith College
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tree cover, public works, difference-in-difference

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Groundwater Depletion in India: Social Losses From Costly Well Deepening

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2018
Susan Sayre and Vis Taraz
Smith College - Department of Economics and Smith College

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Groundwater, India, Irrigation, Common Property Resource, Numerical Simulation, Dynamic Optimization, Well Capacity