Erin Kelley
Job Market Paper:
The Impact of Monitoring Technologies on Contracts and Employee Behavior: Experimental Evidence from Kenya’s Matatu Industry
Fields of research:
  • Development
  • Labor
Publications / Working Papers:
  • Endogenous Learning Relationships and the Gains from Using Network Information to Maximize Technology Adoption (with Manzoor H. Dar, Alain de Janvry, Kyle Emerick and Elisabeth Sadoulet) - Draft available upon request

Education:
  • Ph.D., Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California Berkeley (Expected 2019)
  • M.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California Berkeley (2015)
  • M.S., Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University (2013)
  • B.A., Economics, Queen’s University (2010)
Honors and Awards:
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2018
    DIME ieConnect for Transport Investments, 2018
    Global Road Safety Facility, 2018 
    Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries Exploratory Research Grant, 2018
    UK-DFID Trust Fund for Building the Evidence on Protracted Forced displacement, 2018
    UK-DFID Trust Fund for Building the Evidence on Protracted Forced displacement, 2017
    International Growth Center Research Grant, 2017
    Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries Exploratory Research Grant, 2017
    UC Berkeley Development Impact Lab Top-Up, 2016
    UC Berkeley Development Impact Lab Innovate Grant, 2016
    Institute for Research on Labor and Employment Research Grant, 2016
    Weiss Family Program Fund Research Grant, 2015
    Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries Major Research Grant, 2015
    Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries Scale-Up Exploratory Research Grant, 2015
    UC Berkeley Development Impact Lab Innovate Grant, 2015
    The Center for Effective Global Action Levin Family Fellowship, 2014

Teaching:
  • Development Economics -- Marco Gonzalez-Navarro -- Graduate Student Instructor -- UCB -- Spring 2018
  • Applied Econometrics -- Elisabeth Sadoulet -- Graduate Student Instructor -- UCB -- Fall 2016
  • Applied Econometrics -- Elisabeth Sadoulet -- Graduate Student Instructor -- UCB -- Fall 2015
References:
  • Jeremy Magruder
    Associate Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley 
    Email: jmagruder@berkeley.edu
    Phone: 510-643-8742

    Elisabeth Sadoulet
    Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley 
    Email: esadoulet@berkeley.edu
    Phone: 510- 642-7225

    Edward Miguel 
    Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley 
    Email: adobyan@berkeley.edu
    Phone: 510-642-4361  

Contact Information:

Agricultural & Resource Economics University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California
Email: erinmkelley@berkeley.edu
Phone: (612)-231-4727

Placement Directors:

Professor Maximilian Auffhammer
auffhammer@berkeley.edu
Tel: 510-643-5472

Professor Sofia Villas-Boas
sberto@berkeley.edu
Tel: 510-643-6359

Placement Officer:

Diana Lazo
lazo@berkeley.edu
Tel: 510-642-3345

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