Working papers

Hidden Income and the Perceived Returns to Migration

[Paper] [Online Appendix] [AEA RCT Registry]

Media coverage: The Economist

Valuing the Time of the Self-Employed (with Daniel Agness, Sylvain Chassang, Pascaline Dupas, and Erik Snowberg)

[Paper] [Slides] [5-minute slides] [AEA RCT Registry]

Intrahousehold Spillovers in the Migration Decision: Evidence from Thailand's Regional Cities Project

[Paper]

Work in progress

Can Development Aid Change Attitudes Toward Refugees? Experimental Evidence from Urban Microentrepreneurs in Uganda (with Thomas Ginn, Robert Hakiza, Helidah Ogude, and Olivia Woldemikael) [Project Description] [AEA RCT Registry]

Persecution, Barriers to Migration, and Migrant Selection: Evidence from the Collapse of the Communist Bloc (with Ran Abramitzky and Isabelle Sin)

Re:Build: Refugee economic and social integration in East Africa (with Thomas Ginn, Ibrahim Kasirye, and Andrew Zeitlin)

The Effects of Voluntary Relocation and Forced Displacement by Natural Disasters: Evidence from Ugandan Landslides (with Jakob Hennig)

Coarse Perceptions of Risk: Spillovers in African Equity Markets (with Pascaline Dupas)