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Michael J. Callen

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First Name:Michael
Middle Name:J.
Last Name:Callen
RePEc Short-ID:pca868
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Rady School of Management
University of California-San Diego (UCSD)

La Jolla, California (United States)


RePEc:edi:smucsus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Joshua Blumenstock & Michael Callen & Tarek Ghani, 2017. "Why Do Defaults Affect Behavior? Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan," NBER Working Papers 23590, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. James Andreoni & Michael Callen & Yasir Khan & Karrar Jaffar & Charles Sprenger, 2016. "Using Preference Estimates to Customize Incentives: An Application to Polio Vaccination Drives in Pakistan," NBER Working Papers 22019, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Blumenstock, Joshua & Callen, Michael & Ghani, Tarek, 2016. "Mobile-izing Savings with Automatic Contributions: Experimental Evidence on Present Bias and Default Effects in Afghanistan," CEPR Discussion Papers 11400, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  4. Michael Callen & Saad Gulzar & Syed Ali Hasanain & Yasir Khan, 2016. "The Political Economy of Public Sector Absence: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan," NBER Working Papers 22340, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Callen, Michael & Gulzar, Saad & Hasanain, Ali & Khan, Yasir & Rezaee, Arman, 2015. "Personalities and Public Sector Performance: Evidence from a Health Experiment in Pakistan," Working Paper Series rwp15-023, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  6. Michael Callen & Jean Imbs & Paolo Mauro, 2015. "Pooling risk among countries," PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique" hal-01301583, HAL.
  7. Leonardo Bursztyn & Michael Callen & Bruno Ferman & Saad Gulzar & Ali Hasanain & Noam Yuchtman, 2014. "Identifying Ideology: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan," NBER Working Papers 20153, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Eli Berman & Michael J. Callen & Clark Gibson & James D. Long, 2014. "Election Fairness and Government Legitimacy in Afghanistan," NBER Working Papers 19949, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Michael Callen & Suresh De Mel & Craig McIntosh & Christopher Woodruff, 2014. "What are the Headwaters of Formal Savings? Experimental Evidence from Sri Lanka," Working Papers id:6265, eSocialSciences.
  10. Noam Yuchtman & Michael Callen & Bruno Ferman & Ali Hasanain & Leonardo Bursztyn, 2014. "A Revealed Preference Approach to the Elicitation of Political Attitudes: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan," 2014 Meeting Papers 869, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  11. Eli Berman & Michael Callen & Joseph H. Felter & Jacob N. Shapiro, 2009. "Do Working Men Rebel? Insurgency and Unemployment in Iraq and the Philippines," NBER Working Papers 15547, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Callen, Michael & Gibson, Clark C. & Jung, Danielle F. & Long, James D., 2016. "Improving Electoral Integrity with Information and Communications Technology," Journal of Experimental Political Science, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(01), pages 4-17, March.
  2. Michael Callen & James D. Long, 2015. "Institutional Corruption and Election Fraud: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 105(1), pages 354-381, January.
  3. Callen, Michael & Imbs, Jean & Mauro, Paolo, 2015. "Pooling risk among countries," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, pages 88-99.
  4. Callen, Michael, 2015. "Catastrophes and time preference: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Earthquake," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 118(C), pages 199-214.
  5. Michael Callen & Mohammad Isaqzadeh & James D. Long & Charles Sprenger, 2014. "Violence and Risk Preference: Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(1), pages 123-148, January.
  6. Michael Callen & Saad Gulzar & Ali Hasanain & Abdul Rehman Khan & Yasir Khan & Muhammad Zia Mehmood, 2013. "Improving Public Health Delivery in Punjab, Pakistan: Issues and Opportunities," Lahore Journal of Economics, Department of Economics, The Lahore School of Economics, vol. 18(Special E), pages 249-269, September.
  7. Weidmann, Nils B. & Callen, Michael, 2013. "Violence and Election Fraud: Evidence from Afghanistan," British Journal of Political Science, Cambridge University Press, vol. 43(01), pages 53-75, January.
  8. Eli Berman & Michael Callen & Joseph H. Felter & Jacob N. Shapiro, 2011. "Do Working Men Rebel? Insurgency and Unemployment in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Philippines," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 55(4), pages 496-528, August.

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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 17 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-EXP: Experimental Economics (10) 2014-06-02 2015-01-03 2015-05-22 2015-09-05 2016-02-23 2016-04-09 2016-06-18 2016-07-02 2016-07-30 2017-07-23. Author is listed
  2. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (6) 2009-12-05 2014-03-15 2014-06-02 2016-02-23 2016-06-18 2016-07-02. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2015-01-03 2015-09-05 2016-04-09
  4. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (2) 2014-03-15 2016-07-30
  5. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2015-05-22 2016-03-29
  6. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2015-05-22 2015-09-05
  7. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (2) 2014-06-02 2016-03-29
  8. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (1) 2009-12-05
  9. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2014-03-15
  10. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2015-09-05
  11. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2009-12-05
  12. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2016-07-30


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