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Below you will find a list of selected publications by STICERD members in 2018

Development publications

'Altruistic capital', Bandiera O. and Ashraf N., American Economic Review, 107 (5).

'Cohesive Institutions and Political Rents; Theory and Evidence', Besley, T. and Mueller, H. in K. Basu, T. Cordella (eds), Institutions, Governance and the Control of Corruption , International Economic Association Series, Palgrave MacMillan.

'Commercialization and the Decline of Joint Liability Microcredit', Ghatak, M., de Quidt, J. and Fetzer, T., Journal of Development Economics.

How Lives Change: Palanpur, India and Development Economics, Himmanshu, Lanjouw, P. and Stern, N. H. , Oxford.

'Is the credit worth it? Forprofit Lenders in microfinance with rational and behavioral borrowers', de Quidt, J. and Ghatak, M., Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics.

'Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work', Bandiera, O. and Lemos, R., Prat, A. and Sadun, R., Review of Financial Studies.

'Market Structure and Borrower Welfare in Microfinance', de Quidt, J., Ghatak, M. and Fetzer, T., Economics Journal.

'Measures of Development - Concepts, Causality, and Context', in P. Ray, R. Sarkar, and A. Sen (eds), Economics, Management and Sustainability - Essays in Honour of Anup Sinha, Singapore: Springer.

'Nation-Building Through Compulsory Schooling During the Age of Mass Migration', Bandiera, O., Rasul, I., Mohen, M. and Viarengo, M., Economic Journal.

'Overconfidence is universal? Eliciation of Genuine Overconfidence (EGO) procedure reveals systematic differences across domain, task knowledge, and incentives in four populations', Muthukrishna, M., Henrich, J., Toyakawa, W., Hamamura, T., Kameda, T., and Heine, S. J., PLOS ONE.

'Pro-social Motivation and Incentives', Besley, T. and Ghatak, M., Annual Review of Economics .

'Public economics as if time matters: climate change and the dynamics of policy', Stern, N. H ., Journal of Public Economics.

'The Lessons of Bolivia', Faguet, J. P., Journal of Democracy.

'Scale Meets Community: Hooghe and Marks' Theory of Multilevel Governance', Faguet, J. P., Territory, Politics, Government.

'Social Incentives in Organisations', Ashraf, N. and Bandiera, O., Annual Review of Economics.

'The Cultural Brain Hypothesis: How culture drives brain expansion, sociality, and life histor', Muthukrishna, M., Chudek, M., and Henrich, J., PLOS Computational Biology.

'Tony Atkinson: challenging 'market fundamentalism'', Stern, N. H., Economic and Labour Relations Review.

Econometrics publications

'Likelihood inference on semiparametric models: average derivative and treatment effect', Matsushita, Y. and Otsu, T., Japanese Economic Review.

'Local M-estimation with discontinuous criterion for dependent and limited observations', Otsu, T. and Seo, M. H., Annals of Statistics.

India Observatory publications

'Decentralisation of Environmental Regulations in India', Kattumuri, R. and Lovo, S., Economic and Political Weekly.

Governance and Governed: Multi-Country Perspectives on State, Society and Development, Sekher, M., Parasuraman, S. and Kattumuri, R. (eds), Springer, Singapore.

'Governance and governed: why governance?', Sekher, M., Parasuraman, S. and Kattumuri, Ruth, (eds), Governance and governed: multi-country perspectives on state, society and development, Springer Singapore.

'Sustaining natural resources in a changing environment', Hantrais, L., Kattumuri, R. and Lenihan, A. T. (eds), Contemporary Social Science.

'Technology as a driver for governance by the people for the people', Sekher, M., Parasuraman, S. and Kattumuri, Ruth, (eds), Governance and governed: multi-country perspectives on state, society and development, Springer Singapore.

'Understanding governance as a process', Sekher, M., Parasuraman, S. and Kattumuri, Ruth, (eds), Governance and governed: multi-country perspectives on state, society and development, Springer Singapore.

Industry publications

'Aggregate Recruitment Intensity', Gavazza, A., Mongey, S. and Violante, G., American Economic Review.

Japanese Studies publications

'Price shocks in regional markets: Japan’s Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923', Hunter, J. and Ogasawara, O., Economic History Review.

Psychology and Economics publications

'The Demand for Bad Policy when Voters Underappreciate Equilibrium Effects', Dal Bó, E., Dal Bó, P. and Eyster, E.,Review of Economic Studies.

Public Economics publications

'A Macroeconomic Approach to Optimal Unemployment Insurance I: Theory', Landais, C., Michaillat, P. and Saez, E.,American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.

'A Macroeconomic Approach to Optimal Unemployment Insurance II: Applications', Landais, C., Michaillat, P. and Saez, E.,American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.

'Biens Publics, Charite Privee: Comment l'Etat peut-il reguler le Charity Business', Fack, G. Landais, C. and Myczkowski, A.,Editions Rue d'Ulm/Presses de l'Ecole normale superieure.

'Education and Military Rivalry', Aghion, P., Jaravel, X., Persson, T. and Rouzet, D., Journal of the European Economic Association.

'Rationalizations and Mistakes: Optimal Policy with Normative Ambiguity', Goldin, J. and Reck, D.,American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings.

'Team-Specific Capital and Innovation', Bell, A., Jaravel, X. and Petkova, N.,American Economic Review.

'The Analysis of Survey Data with Framing Effects', Goldin, J. and Reck, D.,The American Statistician.

'The Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits: Theory and Evidence from Sweden', Kolsrud, J. Landais, C., Nilsson, P. and Spinnewijn, J., American Economic Review.

'What is the Impact of Food Stamps on Prices and Products Variety? The Importance of the Supply Response',Jaravel, X.,American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings.

Theory publications

'Information Diffusion in Networks with the Bayesian Peer Influence Heuristic', Levy, G. and Razin., Games and Economic Behaviour.

'Liberte, Egalite... Religiosite', Levy, G., Esteban, J. and Mayoral, L., Journal of Public Economics.