Selected recent publications (more on https://sites.google.com/site/sdercon/)
Dull Disasters? How Planning Ahead Will Make A Difference, (with Daniel Clarke) Oxford University Press, 2016.
“The impacts of industrial and entrepreneurial work on income and health: experimental evidence from Ethiopia”, 2017, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, in print. (with C.Blattman)
“Orphanhood and Self-esteem: an 18-year longitudinal study from an HIV affected area in Tanzania”, 2017, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 76(3): 225-230, (with J.De Weerdt and K.Beegle).
“Small price incentives increase women’s access to land titles Tanzania”, 2016, Journal of Development Economics, 123, pp.107-122 (with D.A. Ali, M.Collin, K.Deininger, J.Sandefur and A.Zeitlin)
“Live Aid Revisited: Long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children”, 2014, Journal of the European Economic Association, 12(4): pp. 927-48 (with C. Porter)
"Agriculture in African Development: A Review of Theories and Strategies”, 2014, Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 471-92. (with D.Gollin)
"Is Green Growth good for the Poor?", 2014, Bank Research Observer, 29:2, Pages 163–185.
”Offering rainfall insurance to informal insurance groups: Evidence from a field experiment in Ethiopia”, 2014, Journal of Development Economics, 106, pp 132-143. (with R.V.Hill, D.Clarke, I.Outes-Leon, A.Seyoum Taffesse)
“School Meals as a Safety Net: An Evaluation of the Midday Meal Scheme in India” 2014, Economic Development and Cultural Change, 62(2), pp 275-306. (with A. Singh and A. Park)
“Vulnerability to individual and aggregate poverty”, 2013, Social Choice and Welfare, 41 (4), pp. 721-740 (with C. Calvo).
“Income Risk, Coping Strategies and Safety Nets”, 2002, World Bank Research Observer, December. Vol. 17 (2), pp. 141-66.
“In Sickness and in Health: Risk-sharing within households in rural Ethiopia”, 2000, Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 108, No.4, August, pp.688-727 (with Pramila Krishnan).
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