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Mary Paula Arends-Kuenning

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First Name:Mary
Middle Name:Paula
Last Name:Arends-Kuenning
RePEc Short-ID:par132
408 Mumford Hall, MC-710 1301 W. Gregory Dr. Urbana, IL 61801
Terminal Degree:1997 Economics Department; University of Michigan (from RePEc Genealogy)


(50%) Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Urbana-Champaign, Illinois (United States)
RePEc:edi:dauiuus (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Michler, J. & Baylis, K. & Arends-Kuenning, M. & Mazvimavi, K., 2018. "Conservation Agriculture and Climate Resilience," 2018 Conference, July 28-August 2, 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia 277458, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  2. Skidmore, Marin & Baylis, Kathy & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P. & Michelson, Hope C., 2017. "The Effect of Intermediary Market Power on Grain Quality in India," 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois 259174, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  3. Shukla, Pallavi & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P., 2017. "Impact of Access to Emergency Contraceptives on Risk Behavior: Evidence from a Policy Change in India," 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois 258507, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  4. Niu, Chiyu & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2016. "No Country for Old Men: An Investment Motive for Downward Inter-generational Transfers in Rural China," 2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Boston, Massachusetts 236033, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  5. Arends-Kuenning, Mary P. & Calara, Alvaro & Go, Stella, 2015. "International Migration Opportunities and Occupational Choice: A Case Study of Philippine Nurses 2002 to 2014," IZA Discussion Papers 8881, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Polato e Fava, Ana Claudia & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P., 2013. "Intrahousehold Bargaining and the Demand for Consumer Durables in Brazil," IZA Discussion Papers 7281, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Sampaio, Gustavo Ramos & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2013. "Climbing the Educational Ladder: The Relative Performance of Rural and Urban Students in Brazilian Universities," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150322, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  8. Sampaio, Gustavo Ramos & Arends-Kuenning, Mary & Sampaio, Breno, 2013. "Entrance Test Scores and College Dropout: A Censored Quantile Regression Approach," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150324, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  9. Kandpal, Eeshani & Baylis, Kathy & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2013. "Measuring the effect of a community-level program on women's empowerment outcomes : evidence from India," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6399, The World Bank.
  10. Kandpal, Eeshani & Baylis, Katherine R. & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2012. "Measuring the Effect of Education and Influence on Female Employment and Empowerment: Evidence from India," 2012 Annual Meeting, August 12-14, 2012, Seattle, Washington 123705, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  11. Bustelo, Monserrat & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P. & Lucchetti, Leonardo, 2012. "Persistent Impact of Natural Disasters on Child Nutrition and Schooling: Evidence from the 1999 Colombian Earthquake," IZA Discussion Papers 6354, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Kandpal, Eeshani & Baylis, Kathy & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P., 2012. "Empowering Women through Education and Influence: An Evaluation of the Indian Mahila Samakhya Program," IZA Discussion Papers 6347, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  13. Bezerra, Márcio Eduardo G. & Kassouf, Ana Lucia & Arends-Kuenning, Mary P., 2009. "The Impact of Child Labor and School Quality on Academic Achievement in Brazil," IZA Discussion Papers 4062, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  14. Ana Claudia Polato e Fava & Mary Arends-Kuenning, 2008. "Maids' Services as a Substitute Factor in Home-Production," Working Papers 08_10, Universidade de São Paulo, Faculdade de Economia, Administração e Contabilidade de Ribeirão Preto.
  15. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2003. "Do crowded classrooms crowd out learning?," FCND briefs 149, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  16. Psacharopoulos, George & Valenzuela, Jorge & Arends, Mary, 1993. "Teachers'salaries in Latin America : a comparative analysis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1086, The World Bank.


  1. Arends-Kuenning, Mary & Kamei, Akito & Garcias, Marcos & Romani, Gisele Esser & Assis Shikida, Pery Francisco, 2021. "Gender, education, and farm succession in Western Paraná State, Brazil," Land Use Policy, Elsevier, vol. 107(C).
  2. Chung Hyeran & Arends-Kuenning Mary, 2020. "Do foreign-educated nurses displace native-educated nurses?," IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Sciendo & Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 10(1), pages 1-28, March.
  3. Mary Arends-Kuenning & Kathy Baylis & Rafael Garduño-Rivera, 2019. "The effect of NAFTA on internal migration in Mexico: a regional economic analysis," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(10), pages 1052-1068, February.
  4. Michler, Jeffrey D. & Baylis, Kathy & Arends-Kuenning, Mary & Mazvimavi, Kizito, 2019. "Conservation agriculture and climate resilience," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 93(C), pages 148-169.
  5. Vieira, Renato Schwambach & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2019. "Affirmative action in Brazilian universities: Effects on the enrollment of targeted groups," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 73(C).
  6. Paola León-Ross & Gale Summerfield & Mary Arends-Kuenning, 2013. "Exploring Latina/Latino Migrants' Adaptation to the Economic Crisis in the US Heartland: A Capability Approach," Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(2), pages 195-213, May.
  7. Lim, Sung Soo & Winter-Nelson, Alex & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2007. "Household Bargaining Power and Agricultural Supply Response: Evidence from Ethiopian Coffee Growers," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 35(7), pages 1204-1220, July.
  8. Mary Arends-Kuenning & Suzanne Duryea, 2006. "The Effect of Parental Presence, Parents’ Education, and Household Headship on Adolescents’ Schooling and Work in Latin America," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 27(2), pages 263-286, June.
  9. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2006. "Do crowded classrooms crowd out learning? Evidence from the food for education program in Bangladesh," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 34(4), pages 665-684, April.
  10. Duryea, Suzanne & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2003. "School Attendance, Child Labor and Local Labor Market Fluctuations in Urban Brazil," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 31(7), pages 1165-1178, July.
  11. Mary Arends-Kuenning, 2001. "How do family planning workers’ visits affect women’s contraceptive behavior in bangladesh?," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 38(4), pages 481-496, November.
  12. Psacharopoulos, George & Valenzuela, Jorge & Arends, Mary, 1996. "Teacher salaries in Latin America: A review," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 15(4), pages 401-406, October.


  1. Lawrence S. Graham & Eduardo Fernández Delgado & Mary Arends-Kuenning, 2000. "Neo-liberalization revisited in the light of the Brazilian crisis," Chapters, in: Werner Baer & Joseph L. Love (ed.), Liberalization and its Consequences, chapter 8, Edward Elgar Publishing.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 11 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-DEV: Development (3) 2009-04-13 2012-02-27 2013-04-13
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2012-02-27 2018-12-03
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2013-04-06 2013-04-13
  4. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2009-04-13 2013-06-24
  5. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2009-04-13 2012-06-05
  6. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2004-05-09 2009-04-13
  7. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2016-06-04
  8. NEP-CNA: China (1) 2016-06-04
  9. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2018-10-01
  10. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2013-04-06
  11. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2018-12-03
  12. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2015-03-22
  13. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2015-03-22
  14. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2015-03-22


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