Centre of Research in the Economics of Development

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Research Output

2020

Is Informal Redistribution Costly? Evidence from a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment in Senegal

VILLAR, PAOLA., Boltz, M. & Marazyan, K., 1 Feb 2020, In : The World Bank Economic Review. 34, Supplement 1, p. S72–S78

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Private health investments under competing risks: Evidence from malaria control in Senegal

Rossi, P. & Villar, P., Sep 2020, In : Journal of Health Economics. 73, 102330.

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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.

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A model for international spillovers in emerging markets

Houssa, R., Mohimont, J. & Otrok, C., Apr 2019, CESIfo, 66 p. (Working papers; vol. 7702).

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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.

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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.

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Now or later? The allocation of the pot and the insurance motive in fixed roscas

Baland, J. M., Guirkinger, C. & Hartwig, R., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Development Economics. 140, p. 1-11 11 p.

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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.

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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.

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The Benin Institutional Diagnostic, Forthcoming

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

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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.

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Untalented but successful?

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

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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.

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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

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Marital trajectories and women’s wellbeing in Senegal

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

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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.

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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.

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Risk Sharing in Nuclear and Extended Households

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

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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

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Towards Gender Equity and Development,

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

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Volunteering at the extensive margin: intrinsic or extrinsic motive?

Daye, M., Sep 2018, In : Annals of Economics and Statistics. 131, 131, p. 117-136 20 p.

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2017

Buy as You Need: Nutrition and Food Storage Imperfections

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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2016

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)

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

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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Citizen Service Centers in Brazil - Evidence from the Poupatempo Reform

Fredriksson, A., 2015.

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

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

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