Pic of Grant Miller

Contact Information

CHP/PCOR
Stanford University
117 Encina Commons
Stanford, CA 93205-6019
USA

ngmiller@stanford.edu
Phone: +1-650-723-2714
Fax: +1-650-723-1919

Working Papers

"The Stanford-India Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI) Study: Early Findings"

September 2014 (with Kim Singer Babiarz, Nomita Divi, and S.V. Mahadevan)

"Unintended Consequences of China’s “Zero Mark-Up” Drug Policy"

August 2014 (with Shaoping Li, Scott Rozelle, Hongmei Yi, and Linxiu Zhang)

"Population Policy: Abortion and Modern Contraception are Substitutes"

March 2014 (with Christine Valente)

"Can Bureaucrats be Paid Like CEOs? School Principal Incentives for Anemia Reduction in Rural China"

October 2013 (with Renfu Luo, Scott Rozelle, Sean Sylvia, and Marcos Vera-Hernández)

"Gender Differences in Preferences, Intra-Household Externalities, and Low Demand for Improved Cookstoves"

April 2013 (with Mushfiq Mobarak)

Publications

Population Studies

"An Exploration of China’s Mortality Decline under Mao: A Provincial Analysis, 1950-1980"

Population Studies Forthcoming (with Karen Eggleston, Kim Singer Babiarz, and Qiong Zhang)

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences

"Family Planning: Program Effects"

in Irma Elo and Andrew Foster (volume eds.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Elsevier, Forthcoming (with Kim Singer Babiarz)

Marketing Science

"Learning about New Technologies through Social Networks: Experimental Evidence on Non-Traditional Stoves in Bangladesh"

Marketing Science Forthcoming (with Mushfiq Mobarak)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization
"Impact of the Chiranjeevi Yojana Program on Institutional Deliveries and Birth Outcomes in Gujarat, India"

Bulletin of the World Health Organization 92:187-194, 2014 (with Sebastian Bauhoff, Manoj Mohanan, Gerard La Forgia, Kim Singer Babiarz, and Kultar Singh)

Encyclopedia of Health Economics
"Pay-for-Performance Incentives in Low- and Middle-Income Country Health Programs"

in Tony Cuyler (ed.), Encyclopedia of Health Economics, Elsevier, Forthcoming (with Kim Singer Babiarz)

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
"Risk Protection, Service Use, and Health Outcomes under Colombia’s Health Insurance Program for the Poor"

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5(4): 61-91, 2013 (with Diana Pinto and Marcos Vera-Hernández)

Appendices
American Journal of Public Health
"To Promote Adoption of Household Health Technologies, Think Beyond Health" [Commentary]

American Journal of Public Health 103(10): 1736-1740, 2013 (with Mark Thurber, Christina Warner, Lauren Platt, Alexander Slaski, and Rajesh Gupta)

Appendix
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
"The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia’s Mortality Crisis"

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5(2): 232-260, 2013 (with Jay Bhattacharya and Christina Gathmann)

Appendices
Digitized Oblast Data
The Journal of the American Medical Association
"PEPFAR and Adult Mortality – Reply" [Letter]

Journal of the American Medical Association 308(10): 972-973, 2012 (with Eran Bendavid and Charles Holmes)

British Medical Journal
"Effectiveness of Provider Incentives for Anaemia Reduction in Rural China: A Cluster Randomised Trial"

BMJ 345: e4809, 2012 (with Renfu Luo, Linxiu Zhang, Sean Sylvia, Yaojiang Shi, Patricia Foo, Qiran Zhao, Reynaldo Martorell, Alexis Medina, and Scott Rozelle)

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
"Low Demand for Nontraditional Cookstove Technologies"

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109(27): 10815-10820, 2012 (with Mushfiq Mobarak, Puneet Dwivedi, Robert Bailis, and Lynn Hildemann)

CESifo
"The Limits of Health and Nutrition Education: Evidence from Three Randomized Controlled Trials in Rural China"

CESifo Economic Studies 58(2): 385-404, 2012 (with Renfu Luo, Yaojiang Shi, Linxiu Zhang, Huiping Zhang, Alexis Medina, and Scott Rozelle)

The Journal of the American Medical Association
"HIV Development Assistance and Adult Mortality in Africa"

Journal of the American Medical Association 307(19): 2060-2067, 2012 (with Eran Bendavid, Charles Holmes, and Jay Bhattacharya)

Health Affairs
"Impact of China’s New Cooperative Medical Scheme on Township Health Centers"

Health Affairs 31(5): 1065-1074, 2012 (with Kim Singer Babiarz, Hongmei Yi, Linxiu Zhang, and Scott Rozelle)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization
"United States Aid Policy and Induced Abortion in Sub-Saharan Africa"

Bulletin of the World Health Organization 89: 873-880, 2011 (with Eran Bendavid and Patrick Avila)

British Medical Journal
"The Relation of Price of Antiretroviral Drugs and Foreign Assistance with Coverage of HIV Treatment in Africa: Retrospective Study"

BMJ 341: c6218, 2010 (with Eran Bendavid, Jay Bhattacharya, Eric Leroux, and Nicole Smith)

British Medical Journal
"New Evidence on the Impact of China’s New Cooperative Medical Scheme and Its Implications for Rural Primary Care"

BMJ 341: c5617, 2010 (with Kim Singer Babiarz, Hongmei Yi, Linxiu Zhang, and Scott Rozelle)

The Journal of the American Medical Association
"The U.S. Global Health Initiative: Informing Policy with Evidence" [Commentary]

Journal of the American Medical Association 304(7): 791-792, 2010 (with Eran Bendavid)

Journal of Political Economy
"Women’s Suffrage, Political Responsiveness, and Child Survival in American History"

Quarterly Journal of Economics 123(3): 1287-1327, 2008

Online Appendix

Coded Voteview Data: Raw, Harmonized

Digitized Municipal Public Finance Data: Raw, Harmonized

Digitized Mortality Data: Raw, Harmonized

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
"Evidence on Early-Life Income and Late-Life Health from America’s Dust Bowl Era"

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104(33): 13244-13249, 2007 (with David Cutler and Doug Norton)

Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History
"Water, Water Everywhere: Municipal Finance and Water Supply in American Cities"

in Edward Glaeser and Claudia Goldin (eds.), Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, University of Chicago Press, 2006 (with David Cutler)