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Seema Jayachandran

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First Name:Seema
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Last Name:Jayachandran
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RePEc Short-ID:pja86
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http://www.seemajayachandran.com
Department of Economics Northwestern University 2211 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208
Twitter: @seema_econ
Terminal Degree:2004 Department of Economics; Harvard University (from RePEc Genealogy)

Affiliation

(96%) Department of Economics
Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois (United States)
http://www.econ.northwestern.edu/
RePEc:edi:denwuus (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
http://www.nber.org/
RePEc:edi:nberrus (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London, United Kingdom
http://www.cepr.org/
RePEc:edi:cebruuk (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
http://www.iza.org/
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
http://www.povertyactionlab.org/
RePEc:edi:jpmitus (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Rebecca Dizon-Ross & Seema Jayachandran, 2022. "Improving Willingness-to-Pay Elicitation by Including a Benchmark Good," NBER Working Papers 29814, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Rebecca Dizon-Ross & Seema Jayachandran, 2022. "Dads and Daughters: Disentangling Altruism and Investment Motives for Spending on Children," NBER Working Papers 29912, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Seema Jayachandran, 2022. "The Inherent Trade-Off Between the Environmental and Anti-Poverty Goals of Payments for Ecosystem Services," NBER Working Papers 29954, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Seema Jayachandran, 2021. "How Economic Development Influences the Environment," NBER Working Papers 29191, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Seema Jayachandran & Monica Biradavolu & Jan Cooper, 2021. "Using Machine Learning and Qualitative Interviews to Design a Five-Question Women's Agency Index," NBER Working Papers 28626, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Seema Jayachandran, 2020. "Microentrepreneurship in Developing Countries," NBER Working Papers 26661, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Janjala Chirakijja & Seema Jayachandran & Pinchuan Ong, 2019. "Inexpensive Heating Reduces Winter Mortality," NBER Working Papers 25681, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Seema Jayachandran, 2019. "Social norms as a barrier to women's employment in developing countries," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2019-74, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  9. Kelsey Jack & Seema Jayachandran & Sarojini Rao, 2018. "Environmental Externalities and Free-riding in the Household," NBER Working Papers 24192, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Diva Dhar & Tarun Jain & Seema Jayachandran, 2018. "Reshaping Adolescents' Gender Attitudes: Evidence from a School-Based Experiment in India," NBER Working Papers 25331, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  11. Seema Jayachandran & Joost de Laat & Eric F. Lambin & Charlotte Y. Stanton, 2016. "Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation," NBER Working Papers 22378, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  12. Rachel Heath & Seema Jayachandran, 2016. "The Causes and Consequences of Increased Female Education and Labor Force Participation in Developing Countries," NBER Working Papers 22766, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  13. Erica Field & Seema Jayachandran & Rohini Pande & Natalia Rigol, 2015. "Friendship at Work: Can Peer Effects Catalyze Female Entrepreneurship?," NBER Working Papers 21093, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  14. Diva Dhar & Tarun Jain & Seema Jayachandran, 2015. "Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Attitudes: Evidence from India," NBER Working Papers 21429, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  15. Jayachandran, Seema & Pande, Rohini, 2015. "Why Are Indian Children So Short?," CEPR Discussion Papers 10503, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  16. Seema Jayachandran, 2014. "Fertility Decline and Missing Women," NBER Working Papers 20272, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  17. Seema Jayachandran, 2014. "The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries," NBER Working Papers 20380, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  18. Jie Bai & Seema Jayachandran & Edmund J. Malesky & Benjamin A. Olken, 2013. "Does Economic Growth Reduce Corruption? Theory and Evidence from Vietnam," NBER Working Papers 19483, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  19. Jesse M. Cunha & Giacomo De Giorgi & Seema Jayachandran, 2011. "The Price Effects of Cash Versus In-Kind Transfers," NBER Working Papers 17456, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  20. Seema Jayachandran & Adriana Lleras-Muney & Kimberly V. Smith, 2009. "Modern Medicine and the 20th Century Decline in Mortality: Evidence on the Impact of Sulfa Drugs," NBER Working Papers 15089, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  21. Jayachandran, Seema & Kuziemko, Ilyana, 2009. "Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less Than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India," CEPR Discussion Papers 7321, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  22. Seema Jayachandran, 2008. "Air Quality and Early-Life Mortality: Evidence from Indonesia's Wildfires," NBER Working Papers 14011, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  23. Seema Jayachandran & Adriana Lleras-Muney, 2008. "Life Expectancy and Human Capital Investments: Evidence From Maternal Mortality Declines," NBER Working Papers 13947, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  24. Seema Jayachandran, 2005. "Selling Labor Low: Wage Responses to Productivity Shocks in Developing Countries," UCLA Economics Online Papers 370, UCLA Department of Economics.
  25. Seema Jayachandran, 2005. "Air Quality and Infant Mortality During Indonesia's Massive Wildfires in 1997," UCLA Economics Online Papers 358, UCLA Department of Economics.
  26. Seema Jayachandran, 2004. "Odious Debt," UCLA Economics Online Papers 298, UCLA Department of Economics.
  27. Seema Jayachandran, 2004. "The Jeffords Effect," UCLA Economics Online Papers 297, UCLA Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Diva Dhar & Tarun Jain & Seema Jayachandran, 2022. "Reshaping Adolescents' Gender Attitudes: Evidence from a School-Based Experiment in India," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 112(3), pages 899-927, March.
  2. Seema Jayachandran, 2021. "Social Norms as a Barrier to Women’s Employment in Developing Countries," IMF Economic Review, Palgrave Macmillan;International Monetary Fund, vol. 69(3), pages 576-595, September.
  3. B. Kelsey Jack & Seema Jayachandran, 2019. "Self-selection into payments for ecosystem services programs," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 116(12), pages 5326-5333, March.
  4. Joshua T. Dean & Seema Jayachandran, 2019. "Changing Family Attitudes to Promote Female Employment," AEA Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Association, vol. 109, pages 138-142, May.
  5. Jie Bai & Seema Jayachandran & Edmund J Malesky & Benjamin A Olken, 2019. "Firm Growth and Corruption: Empirical Evidence from Vietnam," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 129(618), pages 651-677.
  6. Jesse M Cunha & Giacomo De Giorgi & Seema Jayachandran, 2019. "The Price Effects of Cash Versus In-Kind Transfers," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 86(1), pages 240-281.
  7. Diva Dhar & Tarun Jain & Seema Jayachandran, 2019. "Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Attitudes: Evidence from India," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(12), pages 2572-2592, December.
  8. Martina Björkman Nyqvist & Seema Jayachandran, 2017. "Mothers Care More, but Fathers Decide: Educating Parents about Child Health in Uganda," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 107(5), pages 496-500, May.
  9. Seema Jayachandran, 2017. "Fertility Decline and Missing Women," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 9(1), pages 118-139, January.
  10. Seema Jayachandran & Rohini Pande, 2017. "Why Are Indian Children So Short? The Role of Birth Order and Son Preference," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 107(9), pages 2600-2629, September.
  11. Erica Field & Seema Jayachandran & Rohini Pande & Natalia Rigol, 2016. "Friendship at Work: Can Peer Effects Catalyze Female Entrepreneurship?," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 8(2), pages 125-153, May.
  12. Seema Jayachandran, 2015. "The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 7(1), pages 63-88, August.
  13. Jayachandran, Seema, 2014. "Incentives to teach badly: After-school tutoring in developing countries," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 108(C), pages 190-205.
  14. Seema Jayachandran, 2014. "Does Contraceptive Use Always Reduce Breast-feeding?," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 51(3), pages 917-937, June.
  15. Seema Jayachandran, 2013. "Liquidity Constraints and Deforestation: The Limitations of Payments for Ecosystem Services," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 309-313, May.
  16. Seema Jayachandran & Rohini Pande, 2012. "Introduction to Issue on Malnutrition," CESifo Economic Studies, CESifo, vol. 58(2), pages 253-255, June.
  17. Seema Jayachandran & Ilyana Kuziemko, 2011. "Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(3), pages 1485-1538.
  18. Erica Field & Seema Jayachandran & Rohini Pande, 2010. "Do Traditional Institutions Constrain Female Entrepreneurship? A Field Experiment on Business Training in India," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(2), pages 125-129, May.
  19. Seema Jayachandran & Adriana Lleras-Muney & Kimberly V. Smith, 2010. "Modern Medicine and the Twentieth Century Decline in Mortality: Evidence on the Impact of Sulfa Drugs," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 2(2), pages 118-146, April.
  20. Seema Jayachandran, 2009. "Air Quality and Early-Life Mortality: Evidence from Indonesia’s Wildfires," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 44(4).
  21. Seema Jayachandran & Adriana Lleras-Muney, 2009. "Life Expectancy and Human Capital Investments: Evidence from Maternal Mortality Declines," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 124(1), pages 349-397.
  22. Seema Jayachandran & Michael Kremer, 2006. "Odious Debt," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 96(1), pages 82-92, March.
  23. Seema Jayachandran, 2006. "Selling Labor Low: Wage Responses to Productivity Shocks in Developing Countries," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 114(3), pages 538-575, June.
  24. Jayachandran, Seema, 2006. "The Jeffords Effect," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 49(2), pages 397-425, October.

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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 48 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 (10) 2006-02-19 2008-05-31 2009-07-03 2011-10-09 2013-10-02 2014-06-02 2015-08-13 2015-08-25 2016-07-09 2016-07-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (8) 2015-04-19 2015-08-25 2015-09-05 2016-07-09 2016-07-16 2018-01-29 2019-01-07 2019-03-04. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (7) 2006-02-19 2008-04-21 2008-05-31 2009-06-17 2009-07-03 2019-04-01 2021-08-30. Author is listed
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (7) 2006-02-19 2008-04-21 2015-08-13 2016-10-30 2020-03-09 2020-03-16 2020-08-24. Author is listed
  5. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (6) 2006-02-19 2018-01-22 2019-04-01 2019-04-01 2019-04-15 2021-08-30. Author is listed
  6. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (6) 2015-04-19 2015-09-05 2020-02-17 2020-03-09 2020-03-16 2020-07-27. Author is listed
  7. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (6) 2008-05-31 2016-07-09 2016-07-16 2018-01-22 2018-01-29 2021-09-06. Author is listed
  8. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (5) 2011-10-01 2011-10-09 2015-08-25 2016-07-09 2016-07-16. Author is listed
  9. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (5) 2009-06-17 2009-07-03 2009-07-03 2021-03-29 2021-09-06. Author is listed
  10. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (5) 2014-08-20 2015-03-27 2015-04-11 2015-09-05 2017-04-02. Author is listed
  11. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (5) 2015-04-19 2015-09-05 2019-11-25 2020-08-24 2022-05-02. Author is listed
  12. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (4) 2015-04-19 2015-08-13 2015-09-05 2016-10-30
  13. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (4) 2019-01-07 2019-03-04 2019-11-25 2020-08-24
  14. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (4) 2006-02-19 2008-05-31 2013-10-02 2014-06-02
  15. NEP-BIG: Big Data (3) 2021-03-29 2021-04-19 2021-05-10
  16. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (3) 2021-03-29 2021-04-05 2021-05-10
  17. NEP-GEN: Gender (3) 2016-10-30 2019-01-07 2019-11-25
  18. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (3) 2014-06-02 2014-08-16 2014-12-29
  19. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (3) 2020-03-09 2020-03-16 2020-07-27
  20. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2015-04-19 2015-09-05 2020-03-09
  21. NEP-REG: Regulation (3) 2018-01-22 2018-01-29 2019-04-15
  22. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (2) 2022-04-25 2022-05-02
  23. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2008-04-21 2016-10-30
  24. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (2) 2020-03-09 2021-09-06
  25. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (2) 2008-04-21 2008-05-31
  26. NEP-ISF: Islamic Finance (2) 2021-08-30 2021-09-06
  27. NEP-MKT: Marketing (2) 2011-10-01 2011-10-09
  28. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (2) 2020-03-16 2020-07-27
  29. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (1) 2014-08-28
  30. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2006-02-19
  31. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2016-07-16
  32. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2009-07-03
  33. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2008-04-21
  34. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2002-06-13
  35. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2014-06-02
  36. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (1) 2018-01-29
  37. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2015-09-05

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