Welcome to my webpage,
I am Assistant Professor at the University of Warwick.
Department of Economics
Coventry CV4 7AL
United Kingdom

Fields of interest: Development economics, Labor economics and Political economy.

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My email address is c.imbert `at' warwick.ac.uk
Room: S2.98 

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Working Papers
Revision Requested at the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
Earlier version [NBER] Blogs: VoxDev
Submitted
Migrants and Firms: Evidence from China (with Marlon Seror, Yifan Zhang and Yanos Zylberberg)
Submitted
How to Improve Tax Compliance? Evidence from Population-wide Experiments in Belgium (with Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, Maarten Luts, Johannes Spinnewijn and Teodora Tsankova)
Submitted

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2015) 7(2): 233-263.
[Latest draft] Blogs: VoxDev Media coverage: Ideas for India 
Work in Progress:
Entry, Exit and Candidate Selection: Experimental Evidence from India (with Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Rohini Pande)
Take-up of Social Programs: Experimental Evidence from France (with Laura Castell, Marc Gurgand and Todor Tochev)
Candidate selection for a training and placement program in India (with Apurav Bhatya and Roland Rathelot)
Political Change, Crime and Economic Growth in Bihar (with Chinmaya Kumar, Nishith Prakash and Oliver Vanden Eynde)

Other Publications:
Estimating leakages in India’s employment guarantee (with John Papp), In Reetika Khera, editor, The battle for employment guarantee. Oxford University Press, 2011.
Media Coverage: The Hindu and Indian Express
Travailler pour être aidé? L'emploi garanti indien Opuscule Cepremap n°33, ENS Editions, Paris.

Teaching:
Development Economics (MRes/PhD 2nd year, University of Warwick)
Development Economics (Undergraduate 2nd year, University of Warwick)
Development Economics (MPhil/PhD 2nd year, University of Oxford): State and development.
Lecture Notes
Quantitative Methods (MSc in Development Economics, University of Oxford): Treatment Effects.

Data:
District-level employment provision and expenditures under MGNREGS every year from 2006 to 2016
District-level employment provision under MGNREGS every month from 2009 to 2016