Subject Areas: Development, Health Economics, Education, Applied Microeconomics
Ph.D., Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2006
M.S., Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, 2000
B.A., Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, 1996
Honors and Appointments:
— SALDRU Affiliate, University of Cape Town, South Africa. July 2007-present
— Group of Development Analysis, Peru, Affiliated Researcher. September 2011-present
— Development Economics
“Do the more educated know more about health? Evidence from schooling and HIV knowledge in Zimbabwe,”Economic Development and Cultural Change (2014) 62(3): 489-517 (with Prashant Bharadwaj).
“Test-Mex: Estimating the Effects of School Year Length on Student Performance in Mexico,”Journal of Development Economics (2013) 103, 353-361 (with Trinidad Beleche).
“Motherhood and Female Labor Supply in the Developing World: Evidence from Infertility Shocks,”Journal of Human Resources (2011) 46(4), 800-826 (with Mindy Marks).
“The Permanent Effects of Recessions on Child Health: Evidence from Peru,”Revista de Estudios Económicos del Colegio de México (2010) 25(1), 247-274 (with Martín Valdivia).
“Motherhood and Female labor Force Participation. Evidence from Fertility Shocks,”American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings (2008) 98(2), 500-504 (with Mindy Marks).