Director, Stanford Center for International Development
Associate Professor, School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI)
Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
"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)
April 2013 (with Mushfiq Mobarak)
"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)
"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)
"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 92:187-194, 2014 (with Sebastian Bauhoff, Manoj Mohanan, Gerard La Forgia, Kim Singer Babiarz, and Kultar Singh)
in Tony Cuyler (ed.), Encyclopedia of Health Economics, Elsevier, Forthcoming (with Kim Singer Babiarz)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5(4): 61-91, 2013 (with Diana Pinto and Marcos Vera-Hernández)Appendices
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 5(2): 232-260, 2013 (with Jay Bhattacharya and Christina Gathmann)Appendices
Digitized Oblast Data
Journal of the American Medical Association 308(10): 972-973, 2012 (with Eran Bendavid and Charles Holmes)
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 USA 109(27): 10815-10820, 2012 (with Mushfiq Mobarak, Puneet Dwivedi, Robert Bailis, and Lynn Hildemann)
CESifo Economic Studies 58(2): 385-404, 2012 (with Renfu Luo, Yaojiang Shi, Linxiu Zhang, Huiping Zhang, Alexis Medina, and Scott Rozelle)
Journal of the American Medical Association 307(19): 2060-2067, 2012 (with Eran Bendavid, Charles Holmes, and Jay Bhattacharya)
Health Affairs 31(5): 1065-1074, 2012 (with Kim Singer Babiarz, Hongmei Yi, Linxiu Zhang, and Scott Rozelle)
Bulletin of the World Health Organization 89: 873-880, 2011 (with Eran Bendavid and Patrick Avila)
Journal of Political Economy 118(1): 113-155, 2010 (with Piedad Urdinola)Appendices
BMJ 341: c6218, 2010 (with Eran Bendavid, Jay Bhattacharya, Eric Leroux, and Nicole Smith)
BMJ 341: c5617, 2010 (with Kim Singer Babiarz, Hongmei Yi, Linxiu Zhang, and Scott Rozelle)
Economic Journal 120(545): 709-736, 2010
Journal of the American Medical Association 304(7): 791-792, 2010 (with Eran Bendavid)
BMJ 340: c2841, 2010 (with Tim Kautz, Eran Bendavid, and Jay Bhattacharya)
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104(33): 13244-13249, 2007 (with David Cutler and Doug Norton)
in Edward Glaeser and Claudia Goldin (eds.), Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, University of Chicago Press, 2006 (with David Cutler)
Demography 42(1): 1-22, 2005 (with David Cutler)