Publications

To help disseminate research produced by the Center’s researchers, the Zurich Center for Economic Development provides access to all publications related with the Center’s research projects.

refereed article - August 2017
Lemon Technologies and Adoption: Measurement, Theory and Evidence from Agricultural Markets in Uganda.
Tessa Bold, Kayuki C. Kaizzi, Jakob Svensson, David Yanagizawa-Drott
working paper - July 2017
Firm and Market Response to Saving Constraints: Evidence from the Kenyan Dairy Industry.
Lorenzo Casaburi, Rocco Macchiavello
working paper - April 2017
Competition in Agricultural Markets: An Experimental Approach.
Lorenzo Casaburi, Tristan F. Reed
working paper - April 2017
Time vs. State in Insurance: Experimental Evidence from Contract Farming in Kenya.
Lorenzo Casaburi, Jack Willis
working paper - April 2017
Dodging the Taxman: Firm Misreporting and Limits to Tax Enforcement.
Paul Carrillo, Dina Pomeranz, Monica Singhal
working paper - April 2017
Effect of a Micro Entrepreneur-Based Community Health Delivery Program on Under-Five Mortality in Uganda: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial.
Martina Björkman-Nyqvist, Andrea Guariso, Jakob Svensson, David Yanagizawa-Drott
working paper - January 2017
Rage against the Machines: Labor-Saving Technology and Unrest in England, 1830-32
Bruno Caprettini, Hans-Joachim Voth
working paper - February 2016
Can Good Products Drive Out Bad? Evidence from Local Markets for Antimalarial Medicine in Uganda.
Martina Björkman-Nyqvist, Jakob Svensson, David Yanagizawa-Drott
working paper - May 2015
Debt into Growth: How Sovereign Debt Accelerated the First Industrial Revolution.
Jaume Ventura, Hans-Joachim Voth
working paper - October 2014
No Taxation without Information
Dina Pomeranz
refereed article - March 2014
Leverage and Beliefs: Personal Experience and Risk Taking in Margin Lending.
Peter Koudijs, Hans-Joachim Voth
working paper - September 2012
Under-Savers Anonymous: Evidence on Self-Help Groups and Peer Pressure as a Savings Commitment Device.
Felipe Kast, Stephan Meier, Dina Pomeranz
working paper - August 2012
Estimating Impact in Partial vs. General Equilibrium: A Cautionary Tale from a Natural Experiment in Uganda.
Jakob Svensson, David Yanagizawa-Drott