Jonas Hjort

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Associate Professor of Economics

and

Gary Winnick and Martin Granoff Associate Professor of Business

Columbia University, Graduate School of Business


Uris Hall, 622
3022 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

hjort@columbia.edu

+1-212-854-5957 
























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RESEARCH ON WORKERS, FIRMS, AND ORGANIZATIONS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

Publications

Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 129, no. 4, 1899-1946, November 2014
Winner of the 2013 CESifo Prize for best paper in Applied Microeconomics
Winner of the Oliver Williamson Award for Best Paper presented at the Society of Institutional and Organizational Economics 2018 annual conference in Montréal

Write-up in VoxDev

(Somewhat advanced stage) work in progress 

Ethnic Investing and the Value of Firms, with Christopher Yenkey and Changcheng Song 

Ethnicity, Expected Discrimination, and Effort: Evidence from Liberian Firms, with Vinayak Iyer and Golvine de Rochambeau

Uniform Across-Country Wage-Setting in Large Multinationals, with Xuan Li and Heather Sarsons

Big Bills on Uganda's Sidewalks? Value-added and Trade Taxes under Limited State and Taxpayer Capacity, with Miguel AlmuniaJustine Knebelmann, and Lin Tian

Do Research Findings Influence Policy? Experimental Evidence from 1,800 Brazilian Municipalities, with Diana Moreira, Gautam Rao, and Juan Francisco Santini


RESEARCH ON OTHER TOPICS AND IN NON-ECONOMICS JOURNALS

Publications

American Economic Journal: Applied Economicsvol. 9, issue 4, 78-104, October 2017

BMJ: Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, vol. 70, 271-277, 2016

The Economic History Review, vol. 63, no. 3, 688-709, August 2010