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David Yanagizawa-Drott

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First Name:David
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Last Name:Yanagizawa-Drott
RePEc Short-ID:pya366


Kennedy School of Government
Harvard University

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)

79 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
RePEc:edi:ksharus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Leonardo Bursztyn & Alessandra L. González & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2018. "Misperceived Social Norms: Female Labor Force Participation in Saudi Arabia," NBER Working Papers 24736, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Filipe Campante & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2016. "Long-range growth: economic development in the global network of air links," UBSCENTER - Working Papers 016, UBS International Center of Economics in Society - Department of Economics - University of Zurich.
  3. Filipe Campante & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2015. "The Intergenerational Transmission of War," NBER Working Papers 21371, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Filipe Campante & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2013. "Does Religion Affect Economic Growth and Happiness? Evidence from Ramadan," CID Working Papers 274, Center for International Development at Harvard University.
  5. Madestam, Andreas & Yanagizawa-Drott, David, 2012. "Shaping of the Nation: The Effect of Fourth of July on Political Preferences and Behavior in the United States," Working Paper Series rwp12-034, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  6. Björkman Nyqvist, Martina & Svensson, Jakob & Yanagizawa-Drott, David, 2012. "Can Good Products Drive Out Bad? Evidence from Local Markets for (Fake?) Antimalarial Medicine in Uganda," CEPR Discussion Papers 9114, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2012. "Propaganda and Conflict: Theory and Evidence from the Rwandan Genocide," CID Working Papers 257, Center for International Development at Harvard University.
  8. Andreas Madestam & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2011. "Shaping the Nation: Estimating the Impact of Fourth of July Using a Natural Experiment," Working Papers 399, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University.
  9. Nancy Qian & David Yanagizawa-Drott, 2010. "Government Distortion in Independently Owned Media: Evidence from U.S. Cold War News Coverage of Human Rights," NBER Working Papers 15738, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Qian, Nancy & Yanagizawa-Drott, David, 2008. "The Strategic Determinants of U.S. Human Rights Reporting: Evidence from the Cold War," CEPR Discussion Papers 7026, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  11. Ahlerup, Pelle & Olsson, Ola & Yanagizawa, David, 2007. "Social Capital vs Institutions in the Growth Process," Working Papers in Economics 248, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  12. Yanagizawa, David, 2006. "Malthus in Rwanda? Scarcity, Survival and Causes of the Genocide," Working Papers in Economics 201, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics, revised 31 Aug 2006.


  1. Nancy Qian & David Yanagizawa, 2009. "The Strategic Determinants of U.S. Human Rights Reporting: Evidence from The Cold War," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 7(2-3), pages 446-457, 04-05.
  2. Jakob Svensson & David Yanagizawa, 2009. "Getting Prices Right: The Impact of the Market Information Service in Uganda," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 7(2-3), pages 435-445, 04-05.

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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-GRO: Economic Growth (4) 2013-12-29 2015-07-25 2016-09-25 2016-12-04
  2. NEP-AFR: Africa (3) 2006-04-22 2007-03-17 2012-09-09
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (3) 2009-02-28 2012-09-30 2015-07-25
  4. NEP-NET: Network Economics (2) 2016-09-25 2016-12-04
  5. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2011-06-11 2012-09-30
  6. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2007-03-17 2012-09-30
  7. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2016-09-25 2016-12-04
  8. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2010-02-20
  9. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2007-03-17
  10. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2016-09-25
  11. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2013-12-29
  12. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2016-12-04
  13. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2015-07-25
  14. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2013-12-29
  15. NEP-OPM: Open Economy Macroeconomics (1) 2016-09-25


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