Research

 


Publications:

Working Papers:

It’s Getting Crowded in Here: Experimental Evidence of Demand Constraints in the Gender Profit Gap – with Morgan Hardy                Link: Current Version               Media Coverage: VoxDev

Female Labor Market Opportunities, Household Decision-Making Power and Domestic Violence: Evidence from the Bangladesh Garment Industry

Long Run Impacts of Famine Exposure: A Study of the 1974 – 1975 Bangladesh Famine

Lead Exposure and School Attendance

Effects of Family Planning and Child Health Interventions on Cognitive Functioning – with Tania Barham and Jena Hamadani


Research in Progress:

You Gotta’ Have Money to Make Money? Theory and Evidence Linking Financial Need with the Bargaining Behavior of Microentrepreneurs – with Morgan Hardy and Lena Song

Intergenerational Mortality Effects of Improved Health and Family Planning: Evidence from a Health and Family Planning Program in Bangladesh – with Tania Barham and Abdur Razzaque

Long-term effects of the Matlab Maternal and Child Health and Family Planning Program on Cohort Survival and Health – with Tania Barham, Andrew Foster, Chris Jochem, Jane Menken, Sveta Milusheva, Nobuko Mizoguchi, Abdur Razzaque, Elisabeth Root and Patrick Turner