Mark R. Rosenzweig

Yale University - Economic Growth Center

Box 208269

New Haven, CT 06520-8269

United States

Yale University - Cowles Foundation

Box 208281

New Haven, CT 06520-8281

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

33

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Democratization, Decentralization and the Distribution of Local Public Goods in a Poor Rural Economy

PIER Working Paper No. 01-056
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Feb 2002
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Citation 24

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The Returns to Increasing Body Weight

PIER Working Paper No. 01-052
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jan 2002
Jere Behrman and Mark R. Rosenzweig
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 513 (37,301)
Citation 22

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Do Population Control Policies Induce More Human Capital Investment? Twins, Birthweight, and China's 'One Child' Policy

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 933, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2082
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 404 (53,161)
Citation 17

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Family size, Birthweight, Schooling, China

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Traditional Institutions Meet the Modern World: Caste, Gender and Schooling Choice in a Globalizing Economy

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-23
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Jul 2003
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 398 (42,775)
Citation 48

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Institutional Change, Globalization, Schooling, Caste, Gender

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Selling Formal Insurance to the Informally Insured

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 97, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Feb 2012
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 364 (40,974)
Citation 1

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insurance, risk sharing, basis risk

6.

Microeconomic Approaches to Development: Schooling, Learning, and Growth

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 985, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Citation 2

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Schooling, development, growth

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Does Increasing Women's Schooling Raise the Schooling of the Next Generation?

PIER Working Paper No. 01-051
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Jere Behrman and Mark R. Rosenzweig
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 250 (57,399)
Citation 87

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Is There Surplus Labor in Rural India?

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 85, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 991, Population and Economic Development Working Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 238 (87,772)
Citation 3

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´╗┐Agriculture, India, Scale, Profits, Labor, Tractors

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Economic Growth and The Rise of Forests

PIER Working Paper No. 02-028
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Oct 2002
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 231 (102,542)
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Altruism, Favoritism, and Guilt in the Allocation of Family Resources: Sophie's Choice in Mao's Mass Send Down Movement

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 965, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Li Hongbin, Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Tsinghua University, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 201 (110,190)
Citation 2

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Guilt, Altruism, China

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Global Wage Inequality and the International Flow of Migrants

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 983, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Jan 2010
Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 177 (123,159)
Citation 2

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Wage, skill price, international migration, inequality

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Technological Changes and the Distribution of Schooling: Evidence from Green-Revolution in India

PIER Working Paper No. 01-39
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Nov 2001
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 173 (142,250)
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Parental Allocations to Children: New Evidence on Bequest Differences Among Siblings

PIER Working Paper No. 02-007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Apr 2002
Jere Behrman and Mark R. Rosenzweig
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 153 (158,726)
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Human Capital Investment and the Gender Division of Labor in a Brawn-Based Economy

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 83, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 989
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Mark M. Pitt, Mark R. Rosenzweig and Nazmul Hassan
Brown University, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Dhaka
Downloads 140 (166,051)
Citation 12

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´╗┐Brawn, health, schooling, gender

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Selection Criteria and the Skill Composition of Immigrants: A Comparative Analysis of Australian and U.S. Employment Immigration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3564
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Guillermina Jasso and Mark R. Rosenzweig
New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 127 (133,318)
Citation 9

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highly skilled immigration, immigration policy, immigrant selection criteria, skill prices, country proximity, globalization, employment immigration

The Efficacy of Parochial Politics: Caste, Commitment, and Competence in Indian Local Governments

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 964, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Citation 10

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Politics, Commitment, Governance

The Efficacy of Parochial Politics: Caste, Commitment, and Competence in Indian Local Governments

NBER Working Paper No. w14335
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Household Division and Rural Economic Growth

PIER Working Paper No. 01-049
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 121 (181,848)
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Forecasting Profitability

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1029, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Aug 2013
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 87 (249,831)

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agriculture, forecasting, investment

Forecasting Profitability

NBER Working Paper No. w19334
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Aug 2013
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Economic Growth, Comparative Advantage, and Gender Differences in Schooling Outcomes: Evidence from the Birthweight Differences of Chinese Twins

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Mar 2012
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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schooling, gender, twins, China

Economic Growth, Comparative Advantage, and Gender Differences in Schooling Outcomes: Evidence from the Birthweight Differences of Chinese Twins

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 323
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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education, human capital, gender, productivity, wages, twins, PRC, occupational choice, nutrition, birthweight, skills

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1035, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Dec 2013
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 61 (307,092)

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Index Insurance, Agricultural Wages, General Equilibrium Effects

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium

NBER Working Paper No. w19811
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Jan 2014
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9797
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Agricultural Wages, General Equilibrium Effects, Index Insurance

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Why is Mobility in India so Low? Social Insurance, Inequality, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w14850
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 59 (284,187)
Citation 36

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Co-Residence, Life-Cycle Savings and Inter-Generational Support in Urban China

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1039, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (345,248)

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Co-residence, Savings, China

Co-Residence, Life-Cycle Savings and Inter-Generational Support in Urban China

NBER Working Paper No. w20057
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Apr 2014
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
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From Illegal to Legal: Estimating Previous Illegal Experience Among New Legal Immigrants to the United States

IZA Working Paper No. 3441
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 May 2008
New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Princeton University - Department of Sociology, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and RAND Corporation
Downloads 52 (310,918)
Citation 4

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illegal immigration, legal immigration, administrative data, survey data

Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages Over the Agricultural Production Cycle

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1036, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 128
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jan 2014
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 43 (361,734)

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wages, forecasting, migration

Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages Over the Agricultural Production Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w19808
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Jan 2014
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 7 (542,055)

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Are There Too Many Farms in the World? Labor-Market Transaction Costs, Machine Capacities and Optimal Farm Size

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1059
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 40 (372,482)

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agriculture, scale-economies, mechanization, transaction costs

Are There Too Many Farms in the World? Labor-Market Transaction Costs, Machine Capacities and Optimal Farm Size

NBER Working Paper No. w23909
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 2 (571,897)

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The Changing Skills of New Immigrants to the United States: Recent Trends and Their Determinants

NBER Working Paper No. w6764
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 1999
Guillermina Jasso, Mark R. Rosenzweig and James P. Smith
New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and RAND Corporation
Downloads 38 (361,638)
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External Validity in a Stochastic World

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1054
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jul 2016
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 30 (413,443)

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returns to investment, heterogeneity, treatment effect

External Validity in a Stochastic World

NBER Working Paper No. w22449
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Jul 2016
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Christopher R. Udry
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Economic Development and the Decline of Rural and Urban Community-Based Networks

Economics of Transition, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 427-443, July 2005
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Networks, Commitment, and Competence: Caste in Indian Local Politics

NBER Working Paper No. w19197
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 1 (527,812)
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Identifying the Cost of a Public Health Success: Arsenic Well Water Contamination and Productivity in Bangladesh

NBER Working Paper No. w21741
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 23 Nov 2015
Mark M. Pitt, Mark R. Rosenzweig and Nazmul Hassan
Brown University, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Dhaka
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Insiders and Outsiders: Local Ethnic Politics and Public Goods Provision

NBER Working Paper No. w21720
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Kaivan D. Munshi and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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Microeconomics of Technology Adoption

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 984, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 78
Posted: 21 Jan 2010
Mark R. Rosenzweig and Andrew D. Foster
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Brown University - Department of Economics

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´╗┐technology adoption review

Microeconomics of Technology Adoption

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 395-424, 2010
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Andrew D. Foster and Mark R. Rosenzweig
Brown University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center

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Women's Schooling, Home Teaching, and Economic Growth

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 107, Issue 4, August 1999
Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Jere Behrman, Andrew D. Foster, Mark R. Rosenzweig and Prem Vashishtha
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Brown University - Department of Economics, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Delhi

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