Associate Professor of Economics
"Dropouts, Defaulters and Continuing Clients: Client Exit from Microfinance." 2014.
"Officials Versus Thieves: Is Public or Private Expropriation More Harmful to Small Firms?" 2014.
"Crime and Microenterprise Growth: Evidence from Mexico", with Ariel BenYishay. 2014.
"Do Low Returns to Capital Explain Low Formal Credit Use? Evidence from Ecuador." 2014.
"A Goldsmith Exercise for Learning Money Creation", with Bob Rebelein. 2013.
"Ethnic Concentration and Immigrant Bank Use", with Sarah Bohn. 2013.
"Too Vulnerable For Microfinance? Risk and Vulernability as Determinants of Microfinance Selection." 2012. Journal of Development Studies Vol. 48(9), pp.1342-1359 [PAPER]
"Violence and Migration:Evidence from Mexico's Drug War", with Sukanya Basu. 2016. [PAPER]
"Missing Men and Women's Labor Market Outcomes", with Emily Conver and Melanie Khamis. 2016. Paper upon request
"Homicide and Work: The Impact of Mexico's Drug War on Labor Force Participation", with Ariel BenYishay. 2013.[PAPER]
"Labor Market Outcomes when Cultural Distance is Low: The Case of Arab Immigrants in Jordan", with Karlin Gatton Paper upon request
"Flexibility Matters: Do More
Rigid Loan Contracts Reduce Demand for Microfinance Loans?",
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WORK IN PROGRESS
Violence and Investments in Health, with Emily Conover and Melanie Khamis
Knowledge Spillovers and Illegal Production: The Case of Opium Production in Mexico, with Emily Owens