Health – FertilityPapers
Impact of a Change in Abortion Regime on Socio-Economic Outcomes of
Children: Evidence from Romania" (Journal of Political Economy 114(4),
Research featured in Freakonomics and The
Supply of Birth Control Methods, Education and Fertility: Evidence from
(Journal of Human Resources 45(4),2010)
Research featured in Freakonomics
and Child Cognitive Outcomes" (revise and resubmit at the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management)
Work in Progress
"Education, Marriage and Fertility"
joint with Andreea Balan and Ofer Malamud
Health – HIV/AIDSPapers
"The Effect of Health Worker Absence and Health Clinic Protocol on Health Outcomes: The Case of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Kenya," joint with Markus
Goldstein, Josh Graff Zivin, Harsha Thirumurthy and James Habyarimana (forthcoming at the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics)
"The Impact of HIV/AIDS and ARV Treatment on Worker Absenteeism: Implications for African Firms," joint with
Bekezela Mbakile and James Habyarimana (Journal of Human Resources 45(4),2010)
"Behavioral responses of patients in AIDS treatment programs: sexual behavior in Kenya," joint with Markus Goldstein,
Josh Graff Zivin, James Habyarimana and Harsha Thirumurthy (Forum for Health Economics & Policy 15(2), 2012)
"Mobile phone technologies improve adherence to antiretroviral treatment in resource-limited settings: a randomized controlled trial of text message reminders," Pop-Eleches C, Thirumurthy H, Habyarmina J, Graff Zivin J, Goldstein M, DeWalque D, MacKeen L, Haberer J, Sidle J, Ngare D, Bangsberg D (in press at AIDS 2011)
"Transport Support to Improve ARV Treatment
"Adherence to ARV Treatment"
"The Effects of Home Based HIV Counseling and
Education versus Vocational Training: Evidence from an Economy in
Transition," joint with Ofer Malamud (Review of
Economics and Statistics 92(1),2010)
"Home Computer Use and the Development of Human Capital," joint with Ofer Malamud (Quarterly Journal of Economics 126(2), 2011)
Research featured in Slate , the New
York Times and Gandul
Tracking and Access to Higher Education Among Disadvantaged Groups,"
joint with Ofer Malamud (Journal of Public Economics 95(11-12), 2011)
"Going to a Better School: Effects and Behavioral Responses,"
joint with Miguel Urquiola (forthcoming at the American Economic Review)
Work in Progress
"The Relative Importance of Parental Effort and
School Quality in the Determination of Students’ Outcomes," joint with
Miguel Urquiola (NSF-supported project)
"The Effects of Vocational Education on College
Attendance," joint with Ofer Malamud and Miguel Urquiola
Checks and Balances," joint with Rafael La Porta, Florencio
López-de-Silanes, and Andrei Shleifer
(Journal of Political Economy
Filing, Tax Preparers, and Participation in the Earned Income Tax Credit,"
joint with Wojciech Kopczuk (Journal of Public Economics 91(7-8),
"Targeted Government Spending and Political Preferences,"
joint with Grigore Pop-Eleches (Quarterly Journal of Political Science 7(30), 2012)