and Published Papers
Who's Bogus? Learning to Identify Fraudulent Firms from Unbalanced and One-Side Labelled Tax Return Data (2018) (with Shekhar Mittal and Ofir Reich) ACM, SIGCAS, COMPASS 2018
Extremum Estimation and Numerical Derivatives (with Han Hong and Denis Nekipelov), Journal of Econometrics, 2015, 188(1):250-263
Micro-Loans, Bednets and Malaria: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial (with B. Blackburn, Daniel Kopf, Lakshmi Krishnan, A. Tarozzi and J. Yoong), American Economic Review, 2014, 104(7):1909-41
Does Management Matter? Evidence from India (with Nick Bloom, Benn Eifert, David McKenzie and John Roberts), Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2013, 128(1):1-51. (Lead Article)
Lymphatic Filariasis in Orissa, India: Expanded Endemic Range and A Call to Re-evaluate The Targeting of Mass Drug Administration Programs (with Patricia Foo, A. Tarozzi, J. Yoong, Lakshmi Krishnan, Daniel Kopf and B. Blackburn) Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2011, 105(2):109-114. Tables
Risk, Incentives and Contracts: Partnerships in Rio De Janeiro 1870-1891 (with Ran Abramitzky and Zephyr Frank) Journal of Economic History, 2010, 70(3):686-715
Why do Firms in Developing Countries Have Low Productivity (with Nick Bloom, David McKenzie and John Roberts) American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 2010, 100(2): 619-623
Commitment Mechanisms and Compliance with Health-protecting Behavior: Preliminary Evidence from Orissa (India) (with B. Blackburn, A. Tarozzi and J. Yoong) American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 2009, 99(2):231-235.
Estimation of Price Elasticities with Non-Linear Errors-in-Variables Review of Economics and Statistics, 2009, 91(4):793-805.
Child Nutrition in India in the Nineties (with A. Tarozzi) Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2007, 55 (3):541-586.
and Estimation of Regression Models with Misclassification
2006, 74 (3):631-665.
Financial Inclusion and Contract Terms: Experimental Evidence from Mexico (2018) (with Sara Castellanos, Diego Jimenez, and Enrique Seira)
Do Management Interventions Last: Evidence from India (2018) (with Nick Bloom, David McKenzie and John Roberts), revise and resubmit AEJ: Applied Economics
Information and Malaria in Orissa (2011) (with B.
Tarozzi and J.
Yoong), revise and resubmit Quantitative Economics
Estimation of Single-Index Models with Misclassified Regressors (2009)
(Limited) Diffusion of Health Protecting Behavior: Evidence from Non-Beneficiaries of a Public Health Program (2011) (with A. Tarozzi and Chutima Tontarawongsa)
"VAT in Emerging Economies: Does Third Party Verification Matter?" (with Shekhar Mittal)
ARE 251/ Econ 270A (Graduate Development)
ARE 210 (Graduate Econometrics - First Semester)
Econ 171 (Undergraduate Development)