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Working Papers

Do Friendship Networks Improve Female Education?, with Y. Hahn, A. Islam and Y. Zenou (R&R The Economic Journal)

“Who is the Key Player? A Network Analysis of Juvenile Delinquency”, with L. F. Lee, X. Liu and Y. Zenou, as profiled in The Economist: Social Networks: Centrality Planning (R&R Journal of Business & Economic Statistics)

Hurricanes, Climate Change Policies and Electoral Accountability, (2019) with Stefano Gagliarducci and Daniele M. Paserman

Girls, Boys, and High Achievers, (2019) with Angela Cools and Raquel Fernandez, profiled by MarketWatch

Tax Professionals: Tax Professionals: Tax-Evasion Facilitators or Information Hubs?, (2019) with M. Battaglini,  L. Guiso and C. Lacava

Urban interactions, (2017) with J. S. Kim, P. M. Picard and Y. Zenou

Work, Retirement, and Social Networks at Older Ages, (2016) with G. Engelhardt, as profiled in The New York Times: Working Longer May Benefit Your Health, and in Squared Away Blog: Can Work Enhance Seniors’ Social Lives?

Neighborhood Effects, Peer Classification, and the Decision of Women to Work, (2016) with S. Rosenthal and N. Mota

Key Leaders in Crime, with C. Diaz, T. Verdier and Y. Zenou, revised version coming soon

Dynamic Social Interactions and Health Risky Behavior, with T. Arduini, A. Bisin and O. Ozgur, revised version coming soon

Parametric and Semiparametric IV Estimation of Network Models with Selectivity, with T. Arduini, X. Liu and E. Rainone, revised version coming soon

Bribes, Friendship and Support for Noncitizens, with R.B. Morton, P. Pin and J. Rogers, revised version coming soon

Neighborhood Effects in Education: Geographical versus Social Distance, with C. Del Bello and Y.Zenou, revised version coming soon


Information, Mobile Communication Patterns and Social Networks, (2017), with P. Jia Barwick, Y. Liu and Q. Wu

Intentional Investments Through Informal Gift Networks in Ghana, (2017), with C. Barrett, V. Nourani and T. Walker

Consumption Smoothing Through Networks and Responses to Negative Shocks in Ghana, (2017), with C. Barrett, V. Nourani and T. Walker

Social Contagion and Selection in Large Online Systems, (2017), with D. Easley and C. Rojas

Inferring Networks from outcomes, (2017), with M. Battaglini and S. Peng