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


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)