Publications

"The Short Term Impact of a Productive Asset Transfer in Families with Child Labor: Experimental Evidence from the Philippines." (With Eric Edmonds). Accepted at the Journal of Development Economics based on the registered report; eventual publication venue TBD.

"The Unintended Consequences of Migration Policy on Origin-Country Labor Market Decisions." Forthcoming, Journal of Development Economics.

"The Relative Returns to Education, Experience, and Attractiveness for Young Workers." (With Emily A. Beam and Joshua Hyman.) Forthcoming, Economic Development and Cultural Change.

"Manila to Malaysia, Quezon to Qatar: International Migration and its Effects on Origin-Country Human Capital." Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 53. No. 4, Fall 2018, pp. 1022-1049.

"Distortions in the International Migrant Labor Market: Evidence from Filipino Migration and Wage Responses to Destination Country Economic Shocks." American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Vol. 6, No. 2, April 2014, pp. 49-75. (With David McKenzie and Dean Yang.)

"Health-seeking behavior and hospital choice in China's New Cooperative Medical System." Health Economics, Vol. 18, 2009, S47-S64. (With Philip Brown.)

Work in Progress

“The International Migration of Healthcare Professionals and its Effect on the Supply of Healthcare Professionals Left Behind.” (with Paolo Abarcar.)

“Norms Transmission Through Migration.” (with Susan Godlonton.)