Research

1. Shackled to the Soil: Inherited Land, Cultural Norms, and Labor Mobility
Status: Submitted

2. “’Mobile’izing Agricultural Advice: Technology Adoption, Diffusion and Sustainability”,  with Shawn Cole (HBS)
Status: Submitted

3. “Field Comparisons of Incentive-Compatible Preference Elicitation Techniques”, with Shawn Cole (HBS), Daniel Stein (ID-Insight) and Jeremy Tobacman (Wharton)
Status: Submitted

4. “Seeking Treatment: The Effects of Technology on Social Interactions and Network Structure in Agriculture.” with Garima Sharma (MIT)

5. “The Mere Idea of You: Neutralizing Biased Evaluators in International Cricket” with Siddharth Eapen George (Harvard)

6.  “Regulation by Reputation? Quality Revelation of Labor Intermediaries in International Migration” with Niharika Singh (Harvard)
Status: Draft available upon request

7. “Learning or Herding? Testing Between Theories of Technology Adoption with a Cluster Randomized Experiment” with Shawn Cole (HBS) and Hee Kwon Seo (Chicago-GSB)
Status: Draft available upon request

SELECTED ONGOING PROJECTS

Can Technology Reduce Hiring Frictions in Small Firms?: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Bangalore , with Niharika Singh (HKS) and Gabriel Tourek (HKS)

Natural Disasters, Local Economic Impacts and Migration: Evidence from the 2004 Tsunami in Sri Lanka, with Sam Asher  (World Bank – DECRG) and Chungeun Yoon (ND)

International Migration and Norm Formation, with Jaimie Bleck (ND)