Research

PUBLICATIONS

Economic Shocks and Labour Market Flexibility (with Julien Labonne). 
Forthcoming, Journal of Human Resources. Online Appendix.

WORKING PAPERS

Enabled to work: The impact of government housing on slum dwellers in South Africa 
Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Urban Economics
. Older version: CSAE WPS/2015-10 


(with Girum Abebe, Stefano Caria, Marcel Fafchamps, Paolo Falco, and Simon Quinn)
New version, August 2018, older version released as NBER working paper w22409.
 
(with Marcel Fafchamps, Girum Abebe, Simon Quinn, Stefano Caria, Forhad Shilpi, and Paolo Falco)
Submitted.

(with Stefano Caria and Marc Witte)
Submitted.

WORK IN PROGRESS


Low-Cost Housing for Africa's Cities? The Impact of the Government Condominium Scheme in Ethiopia
Coverage: The Guardian. 

The long-run health effects of industrial work: Experimental evidence from Ethiopia
(with Chris Blattman and Stefan Dercon)

Cost effective panel data collection for Kampala
(with Julia Bird, Gharad Bryan, and Astrid Haas)

Public works and household labour supply
(with Girum Abebe and 
Carolina Mejia-Mantilla)

OUTSIDE OF ECONOMICS
What statistical data of observational performance can tell us and what they cannot: the case of Dutee Chand v. AFI & IAAF. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2018.
(with  Jonathan Ospina Betancurt and Silvia Camporesi)
Coverage: The Guardian, BJSM Blog, The Guardian, The Seeker.