Working Papers

Transforming developing country agriculture:Removing adoption constraints and promoting inclusive value chain development
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. May 2019.

The agricultural wage gap within rural villages
Ceren Baysan , Manzoor H. Dar, Kyle Emerick, and Elisabeth Sadoulet. May 2019.

Endogenous Information Sharing and the Gains from Using Network Information to Maximize Technology Adoption
Manzoor H. Dar, Alain de Janvry, Kyle Emerick, Erin M. Kelley and Elisabeth Sadoulet, January 2019.  VoxEU Coverage

Labor Calendars and Rural Poverty: A case study for Malawi
Alain de Janvry, Claire Duquennois, and Elisabeth Sadoulet, November 2018

Subsidy Policies and Insurance Demand
Jing Cai, Alain de Janvry Elisabeth Sadoulet. April 2019.

Weather index insurance and shock coping: Evidence from Mexico’s CADENA program
Elizabeth Ramirez Ritchie, Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet. 2018.

Insuring Growth: Indexed Disaster Funds and Risk Response in Mexico
Alejandro del Valle, Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet, September 2018

Community Project Choice in Yemen’s Labor Intensive Works Program
Alain de Janvry, Sikandra Kurdi and Elisabeth Sadoulet. September 2018.

Flexible Microfinance Products for Financial Management by the Poor: Evidence from SafeSave
Carolina Laureti, Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. December 2017.

Older work

Pro-poor targeting and electoral rewards in decentralizing to communities the provision of local public goods in rural Zambia
Alain de Janvry, Hideyuki Nakagawa, and Elisabeth Sadoulet. July 2009.

The Impact of Rising Food Prices on Household Welfare in India”
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. March 2009.

Methodological Note: Estimating the Effects of the Food Price Surge on the Welfare of the Poor?
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. December 2008.

When to Use a CCT versus a CT Approach
Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. July 2006.

The Role of Non-farm Income in Reducing Rural Poverty and Inequality in China
Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet, and Nong Zhu. March 2005.

Using a Structural Model of Educational Choice to Improve Program Efficiency
Alain de Janvry, Frederico Finan, and Elisabeth Sadoulet. Revised February 2005.
An earlier version was circulated under the title “How Effective are Educational Subsidies Programs for the Rural Poor? Progresa in Mexico”.

Toward a Territorial Approach to Rural Development: International Experiences and Implications for Mexico’s Microregions Strategy
Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet. July 2004.

Measuring Transactions Costs from Observed Behavior: Market Choices in Peru
Renos Vakis, Elisabeth Sadoulet, and Alain de Janvry. October 2003.