Pedro C. Vicente

Nova School of Business and Economics

Campus de Carcavelos

Rua da Holanda, 1

Carcavelos, 2775-405

Portugal

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Legal Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Daniel Kaufmann and Pedro C. Vicente
Results for Development and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Corruption, Lobbying, Influence, Political Economy

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Introducing Mobile Money in Rural Mozambique: Evidence from a Field Experiment

NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series No. 1301
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jan 2014
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Mobile money, remittances, savings, Mozambique

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Brain Drain or Brain Gain? Micro Evidence from an African Success Story

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3035
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Catia Batista, Aitor Lacuesta and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, Banco de España and Nova School of Business and Economics
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brain drain, brain gain, brain circulation, international migration, human capital, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, sub-Saharan Africa

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Does Oil Corrupt? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in West Africa

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics
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Corruption, Influence, Political Economy, Natural Resources, Oil, West Africa

Is Information Power? Using Mobile Phones and Free Newspapers During an Election in Mozambique

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 328
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
Jenny C. Aker, Paul Collier and Pedro C. Vicente
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and Nova School of Business and Economics
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voter education, political economy, cell phones, newspapers, randomized experiment, field experiment, Mozambique, Africa

Is Information Power? Using Mobile Phones and Free Newspapers During an Election in Mozambique

NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series No. 1304
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Jenny C. Aker, Paul Collier and Pedro C. Vicente
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and Nova School of Business and Economics
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voter education, political economy, cell phones, newspapers, randomized experiment, field experiment, Mozambique, Africa

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Return Migration, Self-Selection and Entrepreneurship in Mozambique

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8195
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 May 2014
Catia Batista, Tara McIndoe Calder and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, Central Bank of Ireland and Nova School of Business and Economics
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international migration, return migration, entrepreneurship, self-selection, business ownership, migration effects in origin countries, household survey, Mozambique, sub-Saharan Africa

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Testing the 'Brain Gain' Hypothesis: Micro Evidence from Cape Verde

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5048
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
Catia Batista, Aitor Lacuesta and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, Banco de España and Nova School of Business and Economics
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brain drain, brain gain, international migration, human capital, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, sub-Saharan Africa

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Closing the Gender Profit Gap

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Sandra Sequeira, Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
London School of Economics, Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Micro-enterprises, Savings, Mobile Money, Gender

Closing the Gender Profit Gap

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15916
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Mar 2021
Catia Batista, Sandra Sequeira and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Vitamin A Deficiency and Training to Farmers: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Mozambique

NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series No. 1305
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Rute Caeiro and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Vitamin A, Orange-fleshed Sweet Potato, Mozambique, Randomized Evaluation

Voting and Peer Effects: Experimental Evidence from Mozambique

NOVAFRICA Working Paper No. 1303
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Marcel Fafchamps, Ana Vaz and Pedro C. Vicente
Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, University of Oxford and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Voting and Peer Effects: Experimental Evidence from Mozambique

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12580
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Jan 2018
Marcel Fafchamps, Ana Vaz and Pedro C. Vicente
Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, University of Oxford and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Migration, Political Institutions, and Social Networks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11777
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Catia Batista, Julia Seither and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, New University of Lisbon and Nova School of Business and Economics
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international migration, social networks, political participation, information, diffusion of political norms, governance

Do Migrants Improve Governance at Home? Evidence from a Voting Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4688
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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international migration, governance, political accountability, institutions, effects of emigration in origin countries, household survey, Cape Verde, Sub-Saharan Africa

Do Migrants Improve Governance at Home? Evidence from a Voting Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8202
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Cape Verde, effects of emigration on origin countries, governance, household survey, institutions, international migration, political accountability, sub-Saharan Africa

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Adopting Mobile Money: Evidence from an Experiment in Rural Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12934
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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mobile money, technology adoption, self-selection, financial inclusion, financial deepening, fintech, Mozambique, Africa

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Closing the Gender Profit Gap?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14781
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Catia Batista, Sandra Sequeira and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Nova School of Business and Economics
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financial literacy, microenterprise development, management, gender, mobile money, economic development

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Improving Access to Savings Through Mobile Money: Experimental Evidence from African Smallholder Farmers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12813
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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randomized field experiment, savings and agricultural investment, social networks, mobile money, Mozambique, Africa

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Is Mobile Money Changing Rural Africa? Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16101
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 May 2023
Catia Batista and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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mobile money, migration, remittances, investment, agriculture, structural change, technology adoption, insurance, Mozambique, Africa

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Keep it Simple: A Field Experiment on Information Sharing Among Strangers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14780
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Catia Batista, Marcel Fafchamps and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, Stanford University and Nova School of Business and Economics
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SMS information campaign, nudging, mobile money, anonymity, empathy, shared identity

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Keep it Simple: A Field Experiment on Information Sharing in Social Networks

NBER Working Paper No. w24908
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2023
Catia Batista, Marcel Fafchamps and Pedro C. Vicente
Nova School of Business and Economics, Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Nova School of Business and Economics
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Measuring Corruption in the Field Using Behavioral Games

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16596
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Nov 2021
Alex Armand, Alexander Coutts, Pedro C. Vicente and Inês Vilela
Nova School of Business and Economics, York University, Nova School of Business and Economics and University of London
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Behavior, Citizen, Corruption, Elite capture, Game, incentives, lab-in-the-field, Political leader, Trust

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Can ATMs Get Out the Vote? Evidence from a Nationwide Field Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13991
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Oct 2019
José Tavares, José Tavares and Pedro C. Vicente
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Nova School of Business and Economics and Nova School of Business and Economics
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ATMs, Local Elections, Portugal, Voter mobilization

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Clientelism and Vote Buying: Lessons from Field Experiments in African Elections

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 25, Issue 2, pp. 292-305, 2009
Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Pedro C. Vicente and Leonard Wantchekon
Nova School of Business and Economics and Princeton University

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clientelism, vote buying, field experiment, West Africa, D72, O55, P16