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Molly Lipscomb

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First Name:Molly
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Last Name:Lipscomb
RePEc Short-ID:pli881
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Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
University of Virginia

Charlottesville, Virginia (United States)
RePEc:edi:spuvaus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Kaboski, Joseph & Lipscomb, Molly & Midrigan, Virgiliu & Pelnik, Carolyn, 2022. "How Important are Investment Indivisibilities for Development? Experimental Evidence from Uganda," CEPR Discussion Papers 17060, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Jean-François Houde & Terence R. Johnson & Molly Lipscomb & Laura A. Schechter, 2022. "Imperfect Competition and Sanitation: Evidence from Randomized Auctions in Senegal," NBER Working Papers 30514, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Joshua W. Deutschmann & Jared E. Gars & Jean-François Houde & Molly Lipscomb & Laura A. Schechter, 2021. "Privatization of Public Goods: Evidence from the Sanitation Sector in Senegal," NBER Working Papers 29295, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Joseph Kaboski & Molly Lipscomb & Virgiliu Midrigan, 2018. "How Important are Indivisible Investments for Development? Experimental Evidence from Uganda," 2018 Meeting Papers 1033, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  5. Mobarak, Ahmed & Lipscomb, Molly & Barham, Tania, 2011. "Development Effects of Electrification: Evidence from the Geologic Placement of Hydropower Plants in Brazil," CEPR Discussion Papers 8427, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  6. Mattoo, Aaditya & Javorcik, Beata & Arnold, Jens & Lipscomb, Molly, 2010. "Services Reform and Manufacturing Performance: Evidence from India," CEPR Discussion Papers 8011, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. Mobarak Mushfiq, Ahmed & Lipscomb, Molly, 2009. "Inter-jurisdictional coordination in the management of natural resources: evidence from water basin committees in Brazil," Research Department working papers 196, CAF Development Bank Of Latinamerica.


  1. Deutschmann, Joshua W. & Gars, Jared & Houde, Jean-François & Lipscomb, Molly & Schechter, Laura, 2023. "Privatization of public goods: Evidence from the sanitation sector in Senegal," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 160(C).
  2. Sumit Agarwal & Amit Bubna & Molly Lipscomb, 2021. "Timing to the Statement: Understanding Fluctuations in Consumer Credit Use," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 67(8), pages 5124-5144, August.
  3. Evan Plous Kresch & Molly Lipscomb & Laura Schechter, 2020. "Externalities and Spillovers from Sanitation and Waste Management in Urban and Rural Neighborhoods," Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 42(3), pages 395-420, September.
  4. Lipscomb, Molly & Prabakaran, Niveditha, 2020. "Property rights and deforestation: Evidence from the Terra Legal land reform in the Brazilian Amazon," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 129(C).
  5. Lipscomb, Molly & Schechter, Laura, 2018. "Subsidies versus mental accounting nudges: Harnessing mobile payment systems to improve sanitation," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 135(C), pages 235-254.
  6. Molly Lipscomb & Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak, 2017. "Decentralization and Pollution Spillovers: Evidence from the Re-drawing of County Borders in Brazil," The Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economic Studies Ltd, vol. 84(1), pages 464-502.
  7. Jens Matthias Arnold & Beata Javorcik & Molly Lipscomb & Aaditya Mattoo, 2016. "Services Reform and Manufacturing Performance: Evidence from India," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 126(590), pages 1-39, February.
  8. Joseph P. Kaboski & Molly Lipscomb & Virgiliu Midrigan, 2014. "The Aggregate Impact of Household Saving and Borrowing Constraints: Designing a Field Experiment in Uganda," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(5), pages 171-176, May.
  9. Molly Lipscomb & A. Mushfiq Mobarak & Tania Barham, 2013. "Development Effects of Electrification: Evidence from the Topographic Placement of Hydropower Plants in Brazil," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(2), pages 200-231, April.

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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 6 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 (3) 2018-08-27 2022-03-21 2022-10-31
  2. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2022-03-21
  3. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2022-10-31
  4. NEP-DES: Economic Design (1) 2022-10-31
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2012-01-25
  6. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (1) 2012-01-25
  7. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2011-06-11
  8. NEP-FDG: Financial Development and Growth (1) 2018-08-27
  9. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2022-10-31
  10. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2021-10-04


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