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Avidit Raj Acharya

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First Name:Avidit
Middle Name:Raj
Last Name:Acharya
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RePEc Short-ID:pac43
http://www.princeton.edu/~aacharya

Affiliation

Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Princeton University

Princeton, New Jersey (United States)
http://wws.princeton.edu/

: (609) 258-4800

Robertson Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544-1013
RePEc:edi:wwprius (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Avidit Acharya & Juan Ortner, 2017. "Policy Reform," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2017-007, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  2. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Causal Findings without Bias: Detecting and Assessing Direct Effects," Working Paper Series 15-064, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  3. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Attitudes from Behavior: A Cognitive Dissonance Approach," Working Paper Series rwp15-026, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  4. Avidit Acharya & John E. Roemer & Rohini Somanathan, 2015. "Caste, Corruption And Political Competition In India," Working papers 241, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  5. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2014. "The Political Legacy of American Slavery," Working Paper Series rwp14-057, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  6. Avidit Acharya & Edoardo Grillo, 2014. "War with Crazy Types," Carlo Alberto Notebooks 356, Collegio Carlo Alberto.
  7. Avidit Acharya & Juan Matias Ortner, 2010. "Delays and Partial Agreements in Multi-Issue Bargaining," Working Papers 1263, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Econometric Research Program..

Articles

  1. Acharya, Avidit & Meirowitz, Adam, 2017. "Sincere voting in large elections," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 101(C), pages 121-131.
  2. Acharya, Avidit, 2016. "Information aggregation failure in a model of social mobility," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 100(C), pages 257-272.
  3. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2016. "Explaining Causal Findings Without Bias: Detecting and Assessing Direct Effects," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 110(03), pages 512-529, August.
  4. Acharya, Avidit & Roemer, John E., 2015. "Multidimensional poverty with missing attributes," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 130(C), pages 51-55.
  5. Acharya, Avidit & Roemer, John E. & Somanathan, Rohini, 2015. "Caste, corruption and political competition in India," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(3), pages 336-352.
  6. Acharya, Avidit & Grillo, Edoardo, 2015. "War with Crazy Types," Political Science Research and Methods, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(02), pages 281-307, May.
  7. Acharya, Avidit & Ramsay, Kristopher W., 2013. "The Calculus of the Security Dilemma," Quarterly Journal of Political Science, now publishers, vol. 8(2), pages 183-203, April.
  8. Acharya, Avidit & Ortner, Juan, 2013. "Delays and partial agreements in multi-issue bargaining," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 148(5), pages 2150-2163.

Citations

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Blog mentions

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  1. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Causal Findings without Bias: Detecting and Assessing Direct Effects," Working Paper Series 15-064, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

    Mentioned in:

    1. November Reading
      by Dave Giles in Econometrics Beat: Dave Giles' Blog on 2016-11-04 20:28:00

Working papers

  1. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Causal Findings without Bias: Detecting and Assessing Direct Effects," Working Paper Series 15-064, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

    Cited by:

    1. Strobl, Renate & Wunsch, Conny, 2018. "Identification of causal mechanisms based on between-subject double randomization designs," Working papers 2018/19, Faculty of Business and Economics - University of Basel.
    2. Moya, Andrés, 2018. "Violence, psychological trauma, and risk attitudes: Evidence from victims of violence in Colombia," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 131(C), pages 15-27.
    3. Strobl, Renate & Wunsch, Conny, 2017. "Does Voluntary Risk Taking Affect Solidarity? Experimental Evidence from Kenya," IZA Discussion Papers 10906, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    4. Miller, Michael & Toffolutti, Veronica & Reeves, Aaron, 2018. "The enduring influence of institutions on universal health coverage: An empirical investigation of 62 former colonies," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 111(C), pages 270-287.
    5. Muhammad Kabir Salihu & Andrea Guariso, 2017. "Rainfall inequality, trust and civil conflict in Nigeria," Working Papers 205618510, Lancaster University Management School, Economics Department.
    6. Cockx, Lara & Colen, Liesbeth & De Weerdt, Joachim, 2018. "From corn to popcorn? Urbanization and dietary change: Evidence from rural-urban migrants in Tanzania," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 110(C), pages 140-159.
    7. Girum Abebe & Stefano Caria & Marcel Fafchamps & Paolo Falco & Simon Franklin & Simon Quinn, 2017. "Anonymity or Distance? Job Search and Labour Market Exclusion in a Growing African City," SERC Discussion Papers 0224, Spatial Economics Research Centre, LSE.
    8. Mohamed BOLY, 2018. "CO2 mitigation in developing countries: the role of foreign aid," Working Papers 201801, CERDI.
    9. Jacobus Cilliers & Brahm Fleisch & Cas Prinsloo & Stephen Taylor, 2018. "How to improve teaching practice? Experimental comparison of centralized training and in-classroom coaching," Working Papers 15/2018, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
    10. Lim, S., 2018. "Risk Aversion, Crop Diversification, and Food Security," 2018 Conference, July 28-August 2, 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia 277336, International Association of Agricultural Economists.

  2. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Attitudes from Behavior: A Cognitive Dissonance Approach," Working Paper Series rwp15-026, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

    Cited by:

    1. Jussila Hammes , Johanna, 2017. "The impact of career concerns and cognitive dissonance on bureaucrats’ use of cost-benefit analysis," Working papers in Transport Economics 2017:5, CTS - Centre for Transport Studies Stockholm (KTH and VTI).
    2. Nicola Fontana & Tommaso Nannicini & Guido Tabellini, 2017. "Historical Roots of Political Extremism: The Effects of Nazi Occupation of Italy," CESifo Working Paper Series 6838, CESifo Group Munich.

  3. Avidit Acharya & John E. Roemer & Rohini Somanathan, 2015. "Caste, Corruption And Political Competition In India," Working papers 241, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Gregorini, Filippo, 2015. "Political geography and income inequalities," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(3), pages 439-452.
    2. Bharatee Bhusana Dash & J. Stephen Ferris, 2018. "Economic Performance and Electoral Volatility: Testing the Economic Voting Hypothesis on Indian States, 1957–2013," Carleton Economic Papers 18-07, Carleton University, Department of Economics.
    3. Juan D. Moreno-Ternero & Roberto Veneziani, 2017. "Social welfare, justice and distribution," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 49(3), pages 415-421, December.

  4. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2014. "The Political Legacy of American Slavery," Working Paper Series rwp14-057, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

    Cited by:

    1. Bertocchi, Graziella, 2015. "The Legacies of Slavery in and out of Africa," IZA Discussion Papers 9105, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    2. Pavithra Suryanarayan, 2017. "When do the poor vote for the right-wing and why: Status inequality and vote choice in the Indian states," WIDER Working Paper Series 020, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    3. Samuel Bazzi & Martin Fiszbein & Mesay Gebresilasse, 2017. "Frontier Culture: The Roots and Persistence of “Rugged Individualism†in the United States," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2018-004, Boston University - Department of Economics.
    4. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2015. "Explaining Attitudes from Behavior: A Cognitive Dissonance Approach," Working Paper Series rwp15-026, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
    5. Peter Temin, 2016. "The American Dual Economy," International Journal of Political Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(2), pages 85-123, April.
    6. Trevon D. Logan, 2018. "Do Black Politicians Matter?," NBER Working Papers 24190, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    7. David Schindler & Mark Westcott, 2017. "Shocking Racial Attitudes: Black G.I.s in Europe," CESifo Working Paper Series 6723, CESifo Group Munich.
    8. Graziella Bertocchi, 2016. "The Legacies of Slavery in and out of Africa," Department of Economics 0096, University of Modena and Reggio E., Faculty of Economics "Marco Biagi".
    9. Mario Chacon & Jeffrey Jensen, 2018. "De Facto Power, Democracy, and Taxation: Evidence from Military Occupation during Reconstruction," Working Papers 20180016, New York University Abu Dhabi, Department of Social Science, revised Jan 2018.

  5. Avidit Acharya & Edoardo Grillo, 2014. "War with Crazy Types," Carlo Alberto Notebooks 356, Collegio Carlo Alberto.

    Cited by:

    1. Sambuddha Ghosh & Gabriele Gratton & Caixia Shen, 2018. "Intimidation: Linking Negotiation and Conflict," Discussion Papers 2015-07B, School of Economics, The University of New South Wales.

  6. Avidit Acharya & Juan Matias Ortner, 2010. "Delays and Partial Agreements in Multi-Issue Bargaining," Working Papers 1263, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Econometric Research Program..

    Cited by:

    1. Ortner, Juan, 2017. "A theory of political gridlock," Theoretical Economics, Econometric Society, vol. 12(2), May.

Articles

  1. Acharya, Avidit & Meirowitz, Adam, 2017. "Sincere voting in large elections," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 101(C), pages 121-131.

    Cited by:

    1. Prato, Carlo & Wolton, Stephane, 2017. "Wisdom of the Crowd? Information Aggregation and Electoral Incentives," MPRA Paper 82753, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  2. Acharya, Avidit, 2016. "Information aggregation failure in a model of social mobility," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 100(C), pages 257-272.

    Cited by:

    1. Tajika, Tomoya, 2018. "Collective Mistakes: Intuition Aggregation for a Trick Question under Strategic Voting," Discussion Paper Series 674, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.

  3. Acharya, Avidit & Blackwell, Matthew & Sen, Maya, 2016. "Explaining Causal Findings Without Bias: Detecting and Assessing Direct Effects," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 110(03), pages 512-529, August.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  4. Acharya, Avidit & Roemer, John E. & Somanathan, Rohini, 2015. "Caste, corruption and political competition in India," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(3), pages 336-352.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  5. Acharya, Avidit & Grillo, Edoardo, 2015. "War with Crazy Types," Political Science Research and Methods, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(02), pages 281-307, May.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  6. Acharya, Avidit & Ramsay, Kristopher W., 2013. "The Calculus of the Security Dilemma," Quarterly Journal of Political Science, now publishers, vol. 8(2), pages 183-203, April.

    Cited by:

    1. Yann Rébillé & Lionel Richefort, 2014. "Influence and Social Tragedy in Networks," Working Papers hal-00924017, HAL.
    2. Ambrus, Attila & Lu, Shih En, 2014. "Almost fully revealing cheap talk with imperfectly informed senders," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 88(C), pages 174-189.

  7. Acharya, Avidit & Ortner, Juan, 2013. "Delays and partial agreements in multi-issue bargaining," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 148(5), pages 2150-2163.
    See citations under working paper version above.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 5 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (3) 2015-02-16 2015-09-05 2015-09-05. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2015-09-05
  3. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2014-11-22
  4. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (1) 2016-10-02
  5. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2015-09-05
  6. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (1) 2015-09-05
  7. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2014-11-22
  8. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2015-09-05
  9. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2015-09-05
  10. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2015-09-05
  11. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2014-11-22
  12. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2015-09-05
  13. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2015-09-05
  14. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2015-09-05
  15. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2015-09-05

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