Research

Below is my academic research. Jump to my Policy writingProjects, or Data. Also see my Google Scholar profile.

Working papers

 Works in progress

  • “Reducing crime and violence among high-risk men: A field experiment in urban slums in Liberia”, with Julian Jamison and Margaret Sheridan
  • “Predicting local-level violence”, with Robert Blair and Alexandra Hartman
  • “Do employment programs buy votes? A field experiment in Uganda”, with Mathilde Emeriau and Nathan Fiala
  • “The spillover effects of humanitarian aid”, with Julian Jamison, Eric Green, and Christian Lehman
  • “More sweatshops for Africa? Evidence from randomized industrial jobs in Ethiopia”, with Stefan Dercon
  • “Women, violence, and voting,” with Tamar Mitts
  • “Building institutions at the micro-level: Long-run evidence from a conflict resolution program in Liberia”, with Alexandra Hartman and Robert Blair

Peer-reviewed Journal articles

Book chapters and review articles