Mark M. Pitt

Brown University

Box B

Providence, RI 02912

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Does Micro-Credit Empower Women? Evidence from Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2998
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Brown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Use of the Formal and Informal Financial Sectors: Does Gender Matter? Empirical Evidence from Rural Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3491
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Jan 2005
The Urban Institute - Center on Labor, Human Services and Population, Brown University and Stanford University
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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
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´╗┐Brawn, health, schooling, gender

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Replicating Replication: Due Diligence in Roodman and Morduch's Replication of Pitt and Khandker (1998)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6273
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mark M. Pitt and Shahidur R. Khandker
Brown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Statistical & Mathematical Sciences, Economic Theory & Research, Econometrics, Scientific Research & Science Parks, Science Education

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Spatial Decentralization and Program Evaluation: Theory and an Example from Indonesia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5208
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Mark M. Pitt and Nidhiya Menon
Brown University and Brandeis University - International Business School
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spatial decentralization, program evaluation, instrumental variables, Indonesia

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Re-Re-Reply to 'The Impact of Microcredit on the Poor in Bangladesh: Revisiting the Evidence'

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Feb 2014
Mark M. Pitt
Brown University
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microcredit, microfinance, replication, Bangladesh, Grameen Bank, program

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The Compliance Cost of Itemizing Deductions: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns

NBER Working Paper No. w2526
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Mark M. Pitt and Joel B. Slemrod
Brown University and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Re-Re-Reply To"The Impact of Microcredit on the Poor in Bangladesh: Revisiting the Evidence"

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6801
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mark M. Pitt
Brown University
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Economic Theory & Research, Statistical & Mathematical Sciences, Financial Intermediation, Econometrics, Scientific Research & Science Parks

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Credit Programs for the Poor and the Health Status of Children in Rural Bangladesh

International Economic Review, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 87-118, February 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 May 2003
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) - General Economics Division, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Brown University
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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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Spatial Decentralization and Programme Evaluation: Theory and an Example

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 81, Issue 3, pp. 511-539, 2019
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2019
Mark M. Pitt and Nidhiya Menon
Brown University and Brandeis University - International Business School
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Credit Programs for the Poor and Reproductive Behavior in Low-Income Countries are the Reported Causal Relationships the Result of Heterogeneity Bias?

Demography, Vol. 26, No. 1, 1999
Posted: 24 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2013
The Urban Institute - Center on Labor, Human Services and Population, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Brown University

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Families and Parenting, International Issues

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The Impact of Group-Based Credit Programs on Poor Households in Bangladesh: Does the Gender of Participants Matter

Journal of Political Economy, 1998
Posted: 19 Oct 1998
Mark M. Pitt and Shahidur R. Khandker
Brown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Estimating the Determinants of Child Health When Fertility and Mortality are Selective

JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, Vol. 32, No. 1, Winter 1997
Posted: 06 Dec 1996
Mark M. Pitt
Brown University

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