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Research Output 1977 2019

2019

Affirmative action, education and gender: Evidence from India

Cassan, G., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Development Economics. 136, p. 51-70 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

educational attainment
caste
literacy
affirmative action
gender

Identifying and Treating Outliers in Finance

Verardi, V., Adams, J., Hayunga, D., Mansi, S. & Reeb, D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Financial Management. 48, 2, p. 345-384 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Finance
Outliers
Estimator
Cross-sectional regression
Data structures

Income hiding and informal redistribution: A lab-in-the-field experiment in Senegal

Villar, P., Boltz, M. & Marazyan, K., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Development Economics. 137, p. 78-92 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Senegal
redistribution
income
experiment
resource allocation
4 Downloads (Pure)

Questionnaire used in Chapter 3: The quality of Benin's institutions - insights from international comparisons, an opinion survey and growth diagnostic exercices

Houssa, R. & Bourguignon, F., 2019, BENIN INSTITUTIONAL DIAGNOSTIC François Bourguignon, Editor Paris School of Economics Romain Houssa, Editor University of Namur Jean-Philippe Platteau, Editor University of Namur Paul Reding, Editor University of Namur.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

File
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File
privatization
insurance
incentive
income
trade-off

Socially disadvantaged groups and microfinance in India

Somanathan, R., Baland, J. M. & Vandewalle, L., 1 Apr 2019, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 67, 3, p. 537-569 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Downloads (Pure)

The Benin Institutional Diagnostic, Forthcoming

Bourguignon, F. (ed.), Houssa, R. (ed.), Platteau, J-P. (ed.) & Reding, P. (ed.), 2019

Research output: Book/Report/JournalBook

File

twexp and twgravity: Estimating exponential regression models with two-way fixed effects

Verardi, V. & Jochmans, K., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Stata Journal. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exponential Model
Fixed Effects
Regression Model
Large Data
Gravity

Untalented but successful?

Verardi, V. & Gergaud, O., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Empirical Economics. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiparametric Estimation
Outlier
Transactions
Economics
Game

xtserialpm: A portmanteau test for serial correlation in a linear panel model

Verardi, V. & Jochmans, K., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Stata Journal. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Portmanteau Test
Serial Correlation
Heteroskedasticity
Model
Stationarity

Eradicating Women-Hurting Customs: What Role for Social Engineering?

Platteau, J-P., Camilotti, G. & Auriol, E., 2018, Towards Gender Equity and Development, . Beaman, L., Anderson, S. & Platteau, J-P. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

engineering
population group
gender
interaction
literature

Marital trajectories and women’s wellbeing in Senegal

Villar, P., Lambert, S. & van de Walle, D., 2018, Towards Gender Equity in Development.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

6 Downloads (Pure)

Optimal management of transfers: an odd paradox

Platteau, J-P. & Bourguignon, F., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Public Economics. 162, p. 143-157 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Paradox
Optimal management
Discrepancy
Monitoring
Sanctions
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Political repression in autocratic regimes

Platteau, J-P., Sekeris, P. & Bove, V., 2018, In : Journal of Comparative Economics. p. 410-428 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Wealth
Empirical results
Sponsorship
Elites
Dictator

Risk Sharing in Nuclear and Extended Households

Gross, J., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J-P., 2018, (In preparation).

Research output: Working paper

The dynamics of bond and equities markets in WAEMU

Houssa, R. & Megersa, K., 2018, The Service Sector and Economic Development in Africa. New York: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Towards Gender Equity and Development,

Platteau, J-P., Anderson, S. & Beaman, L., 2018, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/Report/JournalBook

12 Downloads (Pure)

Volunteering at the extensive margin: intrinsic or extrinsic motive?

Daye, M., 2018, In : Annals of Economics and Statistics. 131, p. 117-136 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Extensive margin
Intrinsic
Volunteering
Labor
Social welfare
2017

Buy as You Need: Nutrition and Food Storage Imperfections

Gross, J., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, JP., 11 Sep 2017, (CEPR Discussion Paper; no. DP12264).

Research output: Working paper

Food
Nutrition
Imperfections
Food markets
Activation

Colonization and changing social structure: Evidence from Kazakhstan

Aldashev, G. & Guirkinger, C., 1 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Development Economics. 127, p. 413-430 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kazakhstan
social structure
colonization
development economics
pastoralism

Foreign Direct Investment and Democracy: A Robust Fixed Effects Approach to a Complex Relationship

Verardi, V. & Desbordes, R., 1 Feb 2017, In : Pacific Economic Review. 22, 1, p. 43-82 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fixed effects
Outliers
Direct democracy
Foreign direct investment
Host country

Impact of multisectoral health determinants on child mortality 1980–2010: An analysis by country baseline mortality

Cohen, R., Murray, J., Jack, S., Ascott-Mills, S. & Verardi, V., 1 Dec 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 12, p. e0188762 e0188762.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Child Mortality
Health
Mortality
socioeconomic development
Sanitation

Income concentration in British India, 1885–1946

Alvaredo, F., Bergeron, A. & Cassan, G., 1 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Development Economics. 127, p. 459-469 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

income
India
political change
income tax
economic change
Historical perspective
Islam
Fusion
Political instability
Modernity

Repayment and exclusion in a microfinance experiment

Baland, J. M., Gangadharan, L., Maitra, P. & Somanathan, R., 1 May 2017, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 137, p. 176-190 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exclusion
Loans
Microfinance
Experiment
Attrition

The demand for microinsurance: a literature review

Platteau, J-P., Gelade, W. & De Bock, O., 2017, In : World Development. 94, 2, p. 139-156 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The explosive combination of religious decentralization and autocracy: The case of Islam

Auriol, E. & Platteau, J-P., 1 Apr 2017, In : Economics of Transition. 25, 2, p. 313-350 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autocracy
Decentralization
Islam
Political stability
Political instability
market development
farm
market
economics
household
2016
Pastoralism
Clan
Colonies
Information transmission
Organization of production

Debt sustainability and direction of trade: What does Africa’s shifting engagement with BRIC and OECD tells us?

Megersa, K. & Danny, C., 2016, Foreign Capital Flows and Economic Development in Africa: The Impact of BRICS versus OECD. 1 ed. Palgrave Macmillan US: Palgrave MacMillan

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Debt
Debt sustainability
Sub-Saharan Africa
BRIC countries
Africa

Households in Times of War: Adaptation Strategies during the Nepal Civil War

Libois, F., 2016, CRED, 68 p. (CRED working paper).

Research output: Working paper

caste
Nepal
civil war
income
livelihood
Firm-level data
Factors
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Financing constraints
External finance

Is informal risk-sharing less effective for the poor? Risk externalities and moral hazard in mutual insurance

Delpierre, M., Verheyden, B. & Weynants, S., 2016, In : Journal of Development Economics. 118, p. 282-297 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

insurance
hazard
externality
Risk taking
Mutual insurance
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Measuring the impact of multiple air-pollution agreements on global CO2 emissions

Slechten, A. & Verardi, V., 2016, In : Land Economics. 92, 3, p. 534-554 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
transboundary pollution
atmospheric pollution
pollutant
acid rain
carbon emission
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Outlier identification for skewed and/or heavy-tailed unimodal multivariate distributions

Verardi, V. & Vermandele, C., 2016, In : Journal de la Société Française de Statistique. 157, 2, p. 90-114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Computational complexity
Multivariate Analysis

Targeting Disaster Aid in Post-Tsunami Sri Lanka

Gunawardena, A. & Baland, J-M., 1 Mar 2016, In : Development Policy Review. 34, 2, p. 179-195 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sri Lanka
tsunami
targeting
aid
disaster

The economic consequences of mutual help in extended families

Baland, J-M., Bonjean, I., Guirkinger, C. & Ziparo, R., 1 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Development Economics. 123, p. 38-56 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

extended family
economics
credit
Cameroon
labor market

To fish or not to fish? Resource degradation and income diversification in Benin

Stoop, N., Houssa, R. & Verpoorten, M., Feb 2016, In : Environment and Development Economics. p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benin
diversification
income
fishermen
degradation

Voodoo versus fishing committees: The role of traditional and contemporary institutions in fisheries management

Briones Alonso, E., Houssa, R. & Verpoorten, M., 1 Feb 2016, In : Ecological Economics. 122, p. 61-70 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fishery management
fishing
fishing gear
household survey
religion
2015

Assessing Indicators of Currency Crisis in Ethiopia: Signals Approach

Megersa, K. & Cassimon, D., 17 Sep 2015, In : African Development Review. 27, 3, p. 315-330 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

currency
Ethiopia
border conflict
capital market
current account

Behavioral economic insights on index insurance design

Carter, M., Elabed, G. & Serfilippi, E., 5 May 2015, In : Agricultural Finance Review. 75, 1, p. 8-18 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Behavioral Economics
insurance
Insurance
economics
Contracts

Citizen Service Centers in Brazil - Evidence from the Poupatempo Reform

Fredriksson, A., 2015.

Research output: Working paper

Does Aid Availability Affect Effectiveness in Reducing Poverty? A Review Article

Bourguignon, F. & Platteau, J. P., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : World Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aid
poverty
governance
trade-off
supply

Employer moral hazard and wage rigidity. The case of worker owned and investor owned firms

Albanese, M., Navarra, C. & Tortia, E. C., 1 Aug 2015, In : International Review of Law and Economics. 43, p. 227-237 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rigidity
investor
wage
employer
firm

Expert opinion and product quality: Evidence from new york city restaurants

Gergaud, O., Storchmann, K. & Verardi, V., 1 Apr 2015, In : Economic Inquiry. 53, 2, p. 812-835 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Product quality
Restaurants
Expert opinion
Food
Wine
Open Access
Manipulation
Exercise
Census
Incentives
Caste

Interventions to stop female genital cutting and the evolution of the custom: Evidence on age at cutting in Senegal

Camilotti, G., 20 Jul 2015, In : Journal of African Economies. 25, 1, p. 133-158 26 p., ejv013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Senegal
Law
individualization
secrecy
sanction