Some of my Research

My research focuses on development, poverty alleviation, and impact evaluation of programs and policies. Below are some examples. See more on the Publications page.


Beyond Experiments

Local Economy-Wide Impact Evaluation

This is a Book I co-wrote. Click to go to the book homepage for more information and online materials

Economic impacts of Refugees

This is a recent Article I co-wrote.



Give a Man a Fishpond

The Economy-wide Impacts of Aquaculture in Myanmar

This is a project I am currently working on, about the impacts of aquaculture development on labor markets and rural development.

It is part of the Feed-the-Future Food Security Policy Program for Myanmar

Why Are Recessions Good for your Health?

This is some research I conducted with professors from UC-Davis about mortality and unemployment.