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Department of Economics
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Research Interests: Development and International Trade

 
 

PUBLICATIONS

Trade, Tastes and Nutrition in India [Download PDF]
American Economic Review: Vol. 103 No. 5 (August 2013)
Write up in the Economist Magazine [Download PDF]
Previous Version [Download PDF]


WORKING PAPERS

“Endogenous Skill Acquisition and Export Manufacturing in Mexico” [Download PDF]
Revise and Resubmit, American Economic Review

“The Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence from Indian Migrants” [Download PDF]     Revise and Resubmit, American Economic Review

“Working for the Future: Female Factory Work and Child Health in Mexico” [New Version Coming Soon-Old Version Here]

“Who's Getting Globalized? The Size and Implications of Intranational Trade Costs” with Dave Donaldson [Download PDF]

“Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan” with Azam Chaudhry, Shamyla Chaudhry, Amit Khandelwal and Eric Verhoogen [Download PDF]

The Impact of Exporting: Evidence from a Randomized Experimentwith Amit Khandelwal and Adam Osman [Download PDF]

         

WORK IN PROGRESS

Retail Globalization and Household Welfare: Evidence from Mexicowith Ben Faber and Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

“Spillovers in Technology Adoption: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Pakistan” with Azam Chaudhry, Shamyla Chaudhry, Amit Khandelwal and Eric Verhoogen 

“Trade and Volatility: Evidence from India” with Treb Allen

               

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Habit Formation and the Gains from Price Stability
CESifo Economic Studies (2012) 58(2): 373-384