Research

PUBLICATIONS

Civil Conflict, Domestic Violence and Intra-Household Bargaining in Post-Genocide Rwanda Journal of Development Economics, 2017, 124: 168-198. [link]

Assisted Reproductive Technology and Women’s Choice to Pursue Professional Careers, with Sarah Kroeger Journal of Population Economics 30.3 (2017): 723-769. [link]

“Misfits”, “Stars” and Immigrant Entrepreneurship, with Shulamit Kahn and Megan MacGarvie Small Business Economics (2017): 1-25 [link]

How Persistent is the Effect of Conflict on Primary Education? Long-run Evidence from the Rwandan Genocide. Accepted, Economics Letters. 

WORKING PAPERS

Female Leaders and Gender Gaps Within the Firm: Evidence from Three Sub-Saharan African Countries, with Ahoure Alban, Assi Kimou and Gabriel Picone (Commissioned by UNU-WIDER).  Revise and resubmit. [link to Unu-WIDER working paper]

Domestic Violence and Childhood Exposure to Armed Conflict: Attitudes and Experiences, with Olga ShemyakinaSubmitted. [link to HICN working paper]

WORK IN PROGRESS

Assortative Mating, Intergenerational Transmission and Inequality: Evidence from Birth Weight using Parental Grandmother Fixed Effectswith Osea Giuntella and Climent Quintana-Domeque. Draft in preparation.

OLDER WORK

“Conflict Migration and Social Networks: Empirical Evidence from Sri Lanka”, Rivista di Politica Economica, November 2008