• 1052 Citations
20022020

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Research Output

2019

Firm growth and corruption: Empirical evidence from Vietnam

Bai, J., Jayachandran, S., Malesky, E. J. & Olken, B. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Economic Journal. 129, 618, p. 651-677 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Attitudes: Evidence from India

Dhar, D., Jain, T. & Jayachandran, S., Dec 2 2019, In : Journal of Development Studies. 55, 12, p. 2572-2592 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Self-selection into payments for ecosystem services programs

Kelsey Jack, B. & Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 12, p. 5326-5333 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

The Price Effects of Cash Versus In-Kind Transfers

Cunha, J. M., De Giorgi, G. & Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Review of Economic Studies. 86, 1, p. 240-281 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations
2018

Think Positive, Climb Out of Poverty? It Just Might Work

Jayachandran, S., Jul 13 2018, In : The New York times.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Cash for carbon: A randomized trial of payments for ecosystem services to reduce deforestation

Jayachandran, S., De Laat, J., Lambin, E. F., Stanton, C. Y., Audy, R. & Thomas, N. E., Jul 21 2017, In : Science. 357, 6348, p. 267-273 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

Fertility decline and missing women

Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2017, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 9, 1, p. 118-139 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Forest Conservation in Uganda: Using Financial Incentives to Avert Climate Change

Jayachandran, S., Sep 28 2017, In : VoxDev.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mothers care more, but fathers decide: Educating parents about child health in Uganda

Nyqvist, M. B. & Jayachandran, S., May 2017, In : American Economic Review. 107, 5, p. 496-500 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Odds are you’re measuring son preference incorrectly

Jayachandran, S., Jun 19 2017

Research output: Non-textual formBlog

The causes and consequences of increased female education and labor force participation in developing countries

Heath, R. & Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2017, The Oxford Handbook of Women and the Economy. Oxford University Press, p. 345-367 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Using the Airbnb Model to Protect the Environment

Jayachandran, S., Dec 29 2017, In : The New York times.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Why are Indian children so short? the role of birth order and son preference

Jayachandran, S. & Pande, R., Sep 2017, In : American Economic Review. 107, 9, p. 2600-2629 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Why Public Health Insurance Could Help, Even If You Don’t Want It

Jayachandran, S., Sep 29 2017, In : The New York times.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Friendship at work: Can peer effects catalyze female entrepreneurship?

Field, E., Jayachandran, S., Pande, R. & Rigol, N., May 1 2016, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 8, 2, p. 125-153 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2015

A Friend’s Support Can Make Women Better Entrepreneurs

Jayachandran, S., Field, E., Pande, R. & Rigol, N., Jun 2015, In : Harvard Business Review.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Does Economic Development Mean Less Discrimination Against Women?

Jayachandran, S., 2015, In : Milken Institute Review. First Qtr, p. 36-47 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Governance challenges in education and health care in developing countries

Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2015, The Political Economy of Good Governance. W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, p. 93-110 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Son Preference Drives India’s High Child Malnutrition Rates

Jayachandran, S. & Pandey, R., May 5 2015, In : VoxEU.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Impact of In-kind and Cash Transfers on Local Prices

Cunha, J., De Giorgi, G. & Jayachandran, S., 2015, In : Policy in Focus. 11, 1, p. 12-13 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries

Jayachandran, S., Aug 2 2015, In : Annual Review of Economics. 7, 1, p. 63-88 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations
2014

Does Contraceptive Use Always Reduce Breast-feeding?

Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2014, In : Demography. 51, 3, p. 917-937 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Incentives to teach badly: After-school tutoring in developing countries

Jayachandran, S., May 1 2014, In : Journal of Development Economics. 108, p. 190-205 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Tell Us What You Really Think: Measuring Gender Attitudes in Haryana

Dhar, D., Jain, T. & Jayachandran, S., Jul 18 2014, In : Ideas for India.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Youngest Is Hungriest

Jayachandran, S. & Pande, R., Aug 10 2014, In : The New York times.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Choice not genes: Probable cause for the India-Africa child height gap

Jayachandran, S. & Pande, R., Aug 24 2013, In : Economic and Political Weekly. 48, 34, p. 77-79 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

12 Scopus citations

Evaluating a Payments for Ecosystem Services program in Uganda

Jayachandran, S., Apr 22 2013

Research output: Non-textual formBlog

Liquidity constraints and deforestation: The limitations of payments for ecosystem services

Jayachandran, S., May 1 2013, In : American Economic Review. 103, 3, p. 309-313 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2012

Introduction to issue on malnutrition

Jayachandran, S. & Pandey, R., Jun 1 2012, In : CESifo Economic Studies. 58, 2, p. 253-255 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2011

Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India

Jayachandran, S. & Kuziemko, I., Jan 1 2011, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 126, 3, p. 1485-1538 54 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Scopus citations
2010

Do traditional institutions constrain female entrepreneurship? A field experiment on business training in India

Field, E., Jayachandran, S. & Pande, R., May 1 2010, In : American Economic Review. 100, 2, p. 125-129 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Scopus citations

Modern medicine and the twentieth century decline in mortality: Evidence on the impact of sulfa drugs

Jayachandran, S., Lleras-Muney, A. & Smith, K. V., Apr 1 2010, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 2, 2, p. 118-146 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
2009

Air quality and early-life mortality: Evidence from Indonesia's wildfires

Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2009, In : Journal of Human Resources. 44, 4, p. 916-954 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Scopus citations

Life expectancy and human capital investments: Evidence from maternal mortality declines

Jayachandran, S. & Lleras-Muney, A., Feb 1 2009, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 124, 1, p. 349-397 49 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations
2007

Loan Sanctions: A New Tool for Diplomacy?

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Feb 7 2007, In : Washington Post.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Odious debt

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Mar 1 2006, In : American Economic Review. 96, 1, p. 82-92 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Odious Debt

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., May 1 2006, Sovereign Debt at the Crossroads: Challenges and Proposals for Resolving the Third World Debt Crisis. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Selling labor low: Wage responses to productivity shocks in developing countries

Jayachandran, S., Jun 1 2006, In : Journal of Political Economy. 114, 3, p. 538-575 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations

The jeffords effect

Jayachandran, S., Oct 1 2006, In : Journal of Law and Economics. 49, 2, p. 397-425 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

135 Scopus citations
2005

Dictators and debt: Let's clarify the rules [1]

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Jun 1 2005, Finance and Development, 42, 2 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Odious debt

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Dec 15 2005, Macroeconomic Policies and Poverty Reduction. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 113-123 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

A Dictator’s Crippling Debt

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Jul 2003, In : Harvard Magazine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Make Odious Debt Too Risky to Issue

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., May 9 2003, In : Financial Times.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odious Debt: When Dictators Borrow, Who Repays the Loan?

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., 2003, In : The Brookings Review. 21, 2, p. 32-35 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

A World of Junk-Status States

Jayachandran, S. & Kremer, M., Aug 19 2002, In : The Guardian.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odious debt

Kremer, M. & Jayachandran, S., Jan 1 2002, Finance and Development, 39, 2, p. 36-39 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

4 Scopus citations