Ouvrages et articles


Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "What is Middle Class about the Middle Classes around the World?", Journal of Economic Perspectives, No. 22(2), 2008, pp. 3-28. (See also: CEPR Working Paper No. 6613; BREAD Working Paper, No. 163.)

Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer & Jonathan Robinson, "How High are Rates of Return to Fertilizer? Evidence from Field Experiments in Kenya", American Economics Review, Vol. 98(2), May 2008, pp. 482-488.

Esther Duflo, Rema Hanna & Michael Greenstone, "Indoor Air Pollution, Health and Economic Well-being", Surveys and Perspectives Integrating Environment and Society, Issue 1, February 2008, pp. 1-9.

Esther Duflo, Rema Hanna & Michael Greenstone, "Cooking Stoves, Indoor Air Pollution and Respiratory Health in Rural Orissa, India", Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 43, No. 32, August 2008.

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo & Rachel Glennerster, "Putting Band Aid on a Corpse: Incentives for Nurses in the Indian Public Health Care System", Journal of the European Economic Association, Vol. 6(2-3), 2007, pp. 487-500.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "The Economic Lives of the Poor", Journal of Economic Perspectives, No. 21(1), Winter 2007, pp. 141-167.

Abhijit Banerjee, Rukmini Banerji, Esther Duflo, Rachael Glennerster, Daniel Keniston, Stuti Khemani & Mark Shotland, "Can Informational Campaigns Raise Awareness and Local Participation in Primary Education", Economic and Political Weekly, No. 42(15), 14 April 2007, pp. 1365-1372.

Esther Duflo & Rohini Pande, "Dams", Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 122(2), 2007, pp. 601-646. (See also: NBER Working Paper, No. 11711, 2005; BREAD Working Paper, No. 100, 2005.)

Abhijit Banerjee, Shawn Cole, Esther Duflo & Leigh Linden, "Remedying Education: Evidence from Two Randomized Experiments in India", Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 122(3), August 2007, pp. 1235-1264. (See also: NBER Working Paper, No. 11904, 2005; BREAD Working Paper, No. 109.)

Esther Duflo, William Gale, Jeffrey Liebman, Peter Orszag & Emmanuel Saez, "Saving Incentives for Low- and Middle-Income Families: Evidence from a Field Experiment with H&R Block" (2007 Certificate of Excellence, TIAA-CREF Institute), Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 121(4), November 2006, pp. 1311-1346. (See also: NBER Working Paper, No. 11680, 2005.)

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Addressing Absence", Journal of Economic Perspectives, No. 20(1), 2006, pp. 117-132. (See also: BREAD Policy Paper, No. 008, 2005.)

"Why Political Reservations", Journal of the European Economic Association, No. 3(2-3), April-May 2005, pp. 668-678.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "What Do Banks (Not) Do?", Economic and Political Weekly, No. 39(38), 2004, pp. 4212-4213.

Raghabendra Chattopadhyay & Esther Duflo, "Women as Policy Makers: Evidence from a Randomized Policy Experiment in India", Econometrica, No. 72(5), 2004, pp. 1409-1443 (See also: NBER Working Paper, No. 8615; BREAD Working Paper, No. 001, 2001.)

"The Medium Run Consequences of Educational Expansion: Evidence from a Large School Construction Program in Indonesia", Journal of Development Economics, No. 74(1), 2004, pp. 163-197. (See also: BREAD Working Paper, No. 002, 2001.)

Esther Duflo, Sendhil Mullainathan & Marianne Bertrand, "How Much Should We Trust Difference in Differences Estimates?", Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 119(1), 2004, pp. 249-275.

Abhijit Banerjee, Angus Deaton & Esther Duflo, "Health Care Delivery in Rural Rajasthan", Economic and Political Weekly, No. 39(9), 2004, pp. 944-949.

Raghabendra Chattopadhyay & Esther Duflo, "The Impact of Reservation in the Panchayati Raj: Evidence from a Nationwide Randomized Experiment", Economic and Political Weekly, No. 39(9), 2004, pp. 979-986.

Abhijit Banerjee, Angus Deaton & Esther Duflo, "Wealth, Health, and Health Services in Rural Rajasthan", AER Papers and Proceedings, No. 94(2), 2004, pp. 326-330.

Esther Duflo & Emmanuel Saez, "The Role of Information and Social Interactions in Retirement Plan Decisions: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment", Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 118(3), 2003, pp. 815-842.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Inequality and Growth: What Can the Data Say?", Journal of Economic Growth, No. 8, 2003, pp. 267-299.

"Grandmothers and Granddaughters: Old Age Pension and Intra-household Allocation in South Africa", World Bank Economic Review, No. 17(1), 2003, pp. 1-25.

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo & Kaivan Munshi, "The (Mis)allocation of Capital", Journal of the European Economic Association, No. 1(2-3), 2003, pp. 484-494. (See also: BREAD Working Paper, No. 006, 2002.)

Esther Duflo & Emmanuel Saez, "Participation and Investment Decisions in a Retirement Plan: The Influence of Colleagues' Choices", Journal of Public Economics, No. 85(1), 2002, pp. 121-148.

"Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of School Construction in Indonesia: Evidence from an Unusual Policy Experiment," American Economic Review, No. 91(4), 2001, pp. 795-813.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Reputation Effects and the Limits of Contracting: A Study of the Indian Software Industry", Quarterly Journal of Economics, No. 115(3), 2000, pp. 989-1017.

"Child Health and Household Resources: Evidence from the South African Old-Age Pension Program", American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, No. 90(2), 2000, pp. 393-398.

Esther Duflo & Claudia Senik-Leygonie, "Early Reaction of Russian Firms to the Shocks of Liberalization", The Economics of Transition, March 1997.


Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Mandated Empowerment. Handing Antipoverty Policy Back to the Poor?", in Reducing the Impact of Poverty on Health and Human Development, Annals of New York Academic Sciences, Vol. 1136, 2008, pp. 333-341.

Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster & Michael Kremer, "Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit", in T. Paul Schults & John Strauss (eds.), Handbook of Development Economics, Vol. 4, North Holland, Elsevier Science Ltd., 2007, pp. 3895-3962. (See also: NBER Technical Working Paper, No. 333, December 2006).

"Poor but Rational?" in Abhijt Banerjee, Dilip Mookherjee & Roland Benabou (eds.), Understanding Poverty, New York, Oxford University Press, March 2006, pp. 367-378.

Esther Duflo & Michael Kremer, "Use of Randomization in the Evaluation of Development Effectiveness", in George Pitman, Osvaldo Feinstein & Gregory Ingram (eds.), Evaluating Development Effectiveness. New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2005, pp. 205-232.

"Egalité des sexes et développement" in Christine Otrent (ed.), Le Livre noir de la condition des Femmes, Paris, XO editions, 2006.

"Field Experiments in Development Economics," in Richard Blundell, Whitney Newey & Torsten. Persson (eds.), Advances in Economic Theory and Econometrics, Cambridge University Press, Vol. 2(42). (See also: BREAD Policy Paper, No. 002, 2005.)

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Growth Theory through the Lens of Development Economics", in Steve Durlauf & Philippe Aghion (eds.), Handbook of Economic Growth, North Holland, Elsevier Science Ltd., Vol. 1A, 2005, pp. 473-552.

Abhijit Banerjee, Shawn Cole & Esther Duflo, "Bank Financing in India", in Wanda Tseng & David Cowen (eds.), India's and China's Recent Experience with Reform and Growth, UK, Hampshire, Palgrave Macmillan, 2005; New York, 2006, pp. 138-157.

Shawn Cole & Esther Duflo, "Banking Reform in India", in Suman Bery, Barry Bosworth & Arvind Panagariya (eds.), India Policy Forum, No. 1, Washington DC/New Delhi, Brookings Institution Press/The National Council of Applied Economic Research, 2005, pp. 277-332. (See also: BREAD Policy Paper, No. 006, 2004.)

Esther Duflo & Emmanuel Saez "The Role of Employers' Plan Features, Information and Social Interactions on Retirement Savings: Evidence from the Literature and Proposed Experiments", in Olivia Mitchell & Stephen Utkus (eds.), Pension Design and Structure: New Lessons from Behavioral Finance, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004.

"Scaling Up and Evaluation", in Francois Bourguignon & Boris Pleskovic (eds.), Accelerating Development, Washington DC/Oxford, World Bank/Oxford University Press, 2004, pp. 342-367.

Published Reviews and Comments

(Comment) Gordon Hanson, "Globalization, Labor Income and Poverty in Mexico", in Ann Harrison (ed.), Globalization and Poverty, University of Chicago Press, 2007, pp 417-452.

(Comment) Robert Jensen, "Caste, Culture and the Status of the Well-Being of Widows in India", in David Wise (ed.), Analyses in the Economics of Aging, No. 10, University of Chicago Press, June 2005, pp. 357-373.

(Review) Gary Fields, "Distribution and Development: A New Look at the Developing World," Journal of Economic Literature, No. 41(3), 2003, pp. 937-938.

(Review) Paul Glewwe, "The Economics of School Quality Investments in Developing Countries: An Empirical Study of Ghana", Journal of Economic Literature, No. 39(3), 2001, pp. 927-929.

Working Papers

Lori Beaman, Raghabendra Chattopadhyay, Esther Duflo, Rohini Pande & Petia Topalova, "Powerful Women: Does Exposure Reduce Bias?", CEPR Working Paper, No. 6922, July 2008; NBER Working paper, No. 14198, July 2008.

Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas , Michael Kremer & Samuel Sinei, "Education and HIV/AIDS Prevention: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Western Kenya", World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, No. 4024, October 2006.

Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas & Michael Kremer, "Peer effects and the Impacts of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya".

Abhijit Banerjee, Rukmini Banerji, Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster & Stuti Khemani, "Pitfalls of Participatory Programs: Evidence from a randomized evaluation in education in India", CEPR Working Paper, No. DP6781.

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster & Dhruva Kothari, "Improving Immunization Coverage in Rural India: A Clustered Randomized Controlled Evaluation of Immunization Campaigns with and without Incentives".

Esther Duflo, Michael Greenstone & Rema Hanna, "Indoor Air Pollution, Health and Economic Well-being", February 2008.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Aging and Death Under a Dollar a Day", December 2007, NBER Working Paper Series, No. 13683.

Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas & Michael Kremer, "Peer Effects, Pupil-Teacher Ratios and Teacher Incentives: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya", MIT Mimeo, September 2007.

Esther Duflo, Rema Hanna & Michael Green Stone, "Indoor Air Pollution, Health and Economic Being", MIT Mimeo, 2007.

Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer & Jonathan Robinson, "Why are Farmers Not Using Fertilizer: Fertilizer in Western Kenya, Preliminary Results from Field Experiments," MIT Mimeo, 2007.

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Gilles Postel-Vinay & Tim Watts, "Long Run Impacts of Income Shocks: Wine and Phylloxera in 19th Century France", MIT Mimeo, 2006.

Esther Duflo & Greg Fischer, "Efficiency and Rent Seeking in Local Government", MIT Mimeo, 2007.

"Gender Equality in Development", BREAD Policy Paper, No. 001, 2005.

Esther Duflo, Rema Hanna & Stephen Ryan, "Monitoring Works: Getting Teachers to Come to School", NBER Working Paper, No. 11880, 2005; BREAD Working Paper, No. 103, November 2007.

Esther Duflo & Petia Topalova, "Unappreciated Services: Performance, Perceptions and Women Leaders in India", MIT Mimeo, 2005.

Lucia Breierova & Esther Duflo, "The Impact of Education on Fertility and Child Mortality: Do Fathers Really Matter Less Than Mothers?", NBER Working Paper, No. 10513, 2004.

Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo, "Do Firms Want to Borrow More: Testing Credit Constraints Using a Targeted Lending Program", BREAD Working Paper, No. 005, 2004 (revised).

Esther Duflo & Christopher Udry, "Intrahousehold Resource Allocation in Cote d'Ivoire: Social Norms, Separate Accounts and Consumption Choices", BREAD Working Paper, No. 016, 2003; NBER Working Paper, No. 10498, May 2004.