Recent Journal Publications
Explore the most recent peer-reviewed articles by EGC affiliates on this page. To access article from previous years, click the links to the right.
Identifying the Costs of a Public Health Success: Arsenic Well Water Contamination and Productivity in Bangladesh
Mark M. Pitt, Mark R. Rosenzweig, M. Nazmul Hassan. The Review of Economic Studies, October 2021.
Why Is Growth in Developing Countries So Hard to Measure?
Angrist, Noam, Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, and Dean Jolliffe. 2021. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 35 (3): 215-42.
On Her Own Account: How Strengthening Women's Financial Control Impacts Labor Supply and Gender Norms
Field, Erica M., Rohini Pande, Natalia Rigol, Simone G. Schaner, and Charity Troyer Moore. American Economic Review, 111 (7): 2342-75.
The Competitive Effects of Transmission Infrastructure in the Indian Electricity Market
Ryan, Nicholas. 2021. American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 13 (2): 202-42. (May, 2021). DOI: 10.1257/mic.20180191
Water Theft as Social Insurance: South‐Eastern Spain, 1851–1948
Donna, J.D., Espín‐Sánchez, J. The Economic History Review, (March 28, 2021). https://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.13047
Creating a New Legal Form: The GmbH
Guinnane, Timothy W. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 16 March 2021
Measuring Human Capital Using Global Learning Data
Noam Angrist, Simeon Djankov, Pinelopi K. Goldberg & Harry A. Patrinos. Nature (March 10, 2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-021-03323-7.
Falling Living Standards During the COVID-19 Crisis: Quantitative Evidence from Nine Developing Countries
Dennis Egger, Edward Miguel, Shana S. Warren, Ashish Shenoy, Elliott Collins, Dean Karlan, Doug Parkerson, A. Mushfiq Mobarak, Günther Fink, Christopher Udry, Michael Walker, Johannes Haushofer, Magdalena Larreboure, Susan Athey, Paula Lopez-Pena, Salim Benhachmi, Macartan Humphreys, Layna Lowe, Niccoló F. Meriggi, Andrew Wabwire, C. Austin Davis, Utz Johann Pape, Tilman Graff, Maarten Voors, Carolyn Nekesa, and Corey Vernot. Science Advances, February 2021
The benefits and costs of social distancing in high- and low-income countries
Barnett-Howell Z, Watson OJ, Mobarak AM. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2021 Jan. DOI: 10.1093/trstmh/traa140.
Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries
Ufuk Akcigit, Harun Alp, Michael Peters. American Economic Review, Vol. 111, No. 1, January 2021, (pp. 231-75)