Joan Hamory


Published Journal Articles

(1) “Reevaluating Agricultural Productivity Gaps with Longitudinal Microdata” (with M. Kleemans, N. Li, and E. Miguel), Journal of the European Economic Association (accepted). Also available as NBER Working Paper #23253.

(2) “Deepening or Diminishing Ethnic Divides? The Impact of Urban Migration in Kenya” (with E. Kramon, S. Baird, and E. Miguel), American Journal of Political Science (accepted).

(3) “Intersecting inequalities, gender and adolescent health in Ethiopia” (with N. Jones, K. Pincock, S. Baird, and W. Yadete), International Journal for Equity in Health (accepted).

(4) “Randomized control trial as social observatory: A case study” (with S. Baird and O. Ozier), World Development , (2020), Vol. 127, doi: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2019.104787.

(5) “Do Restrictive Gender Attitudes and Norms Influence Physical and Mental Health during Very Young Adolescence? Evidence from Bangladesh and Ethiopia” (with S. Baird, Z.A. Bhutta, B.A. Hamad, N. Jones, and J. Muz), SSM-Population Health (2019), Vol. 9, doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100480.

(6) “Should the WHO withdraw support for mass deworming?” (with K. Croke, E. Hsu, M. Kremer and E. Miguel), PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases (2017), 11(6): e0005481. Article Link (Open Access)

(7) “Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of a Child Health Investment” (with S. Baird, M. Kremer and E. Miguel) Quarterly Journal of Economics, (2016), Vol. 131(4): 1637-1680.
Abstract | Article Link | Supplemental Materials | NBER Working Paper No. 21428


 
(8) “Commentary: Assessing long-run deworming impacts on education and economic outcomes: a comment on Jullien, Sinclair and Garner (2016)” (with S. Baird, M. Kremer, and E. Miguel), International Journal of Epidemiology (2016), 45(6): 2153-2156. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw350.

(9) "Women as Policy Makers and Donors: Female Legislators and Foreign Aid" (with D. Hicks and B. Maldonado) European Journal of Political Economy, (2016), Vol. 41: 46-60.
Abstract | Article Link


 
(10) “The Case for Mass Treatment of Intestinal Helminths in Endemic Areas” (with M. Kremer and E. Miguel) PLOS: Neglected Tropical Diseases (2015), Vol. 9(10): e0004214
Abstract | Article Link


 
(11) “Commentary: Deworming externalities and schooling impacts in Kenya: a comment on Aiken et al. (2015) and Davey et al. (2015)” (with M. Kremer and E. Miguel) International Journal of Epidemiology (2015), doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv129
Article Link | Supplemental Materials

(12) “When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming” (with A. Ahuja, S. Baird, M. Kremer, E. Miguel, and S. Powers) World Bank Economic Review (2015), Vol. 29(1): S9-S24.
Abstract | Article Link | NBER Working Paper No. 21148
(13) “Are Female Politicians More Responsive to International Crises?” (with D. Hicks and B. Maldonado) Applied Economics Letters (2015) Vol. 22, Issue 6
Abstract | Article Link


 
14) “Jealous of the Joneses: Conspicuous Consumption, Inequality and Crime” (with D. Hicks) Oxford Economic Papers (2014), Vol. 66 (4), October, pp. 1090-1120
Abstract | Article Link


 

Published Book Chapters

(1) “The Productive Safety Net Programme and Adolescent Wellbeing: Evidence from GAGE Ethiopia” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, and M. Araya), in What Works for Africa’s Poorest Children: From measurement to action (2020). Practical Action Publishing, pp. 169-188. doi: 10.3362/9781780448572.

(2) “Exploring the Role of Evolving Gender Norms in Shaping Adolescents’ Experiences of Violence in Pastoralist Afar, Ethiopia” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, and M. Araya), in What Works for Africa’s Poorest Children: From measurement to action (2020). Practical Action Publishing, pp. 169-188. doi: 10.3362/9781780448572.

(3) “Economics of Mass Deworming Programs” (with A. Ahuja, S. Baird, M. Kremer, and E. Miguel) in Bundy, D. A. P., N. de Silva, S. Horton, D. T. Jamison, and G. C. Patton, editors. (2017). Child and Adolescent Health and Development. Disease Control Priorities (third edition), Volume 8. Washington, DC: World Bank. doi: 10.1596/978-1-4648-0423-6.


 

Published Technical/Research Reports and Policy Papers

(1) “Adolescent Well-being in Ethiopia: Exploring Gendered Capabilities, Contexts and Change Strategies: A Synthesis Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, E. Presler-Marshall, T. Woldehanna, and W. Yadete), 2019.

(2) “Adolescent Bodily Integrity and Freedom from Violence in Ethiopia: A Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones and Y. Gebeyehu), in Victim, Perpetrator, or What Else? (2019). Sociological Studies of Children and Youth, Vol. 25. Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 125-147. doi: 10.1108/S1537-466120190000025008.

(3) “Gender and Regional Inequalities in Adolescent Bodily Integrity and Freedom from Violence in Ethiopia: Policy and Programming Implications from the GAGE Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, S. Baird, G. Emirie, and W. Yadete), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(4) “Adolescent Economic Empowerment in Ethiopia: A Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, M. Devonald, E. Neumeister, E. Presler-Marshall, A. Iyasu, and W. Yadete), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(5) “Gender and Regional Inequalities in Adolescent Economic Empowerment in Ethiopia: Policy and Programming Implications from the GAGE Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, M. Devonald, E. Neumeister, E. Presler-Marshall, A. Iyasu, and W. Yadete), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(6) “Adolescent Education and Learning in Ethiopia: A Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, S. Baird, W. Yadete, and T. Woldehanna), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(7) “Gender and Regional Inequalities in Adolescent Education and Learning in Ethiopia: Policy and Programming Implications from the GAGE Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, S. Baird, W. Yadete, and T. Woldehanna), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(8) “Adolescent Health, Nutrition, and Sexual and Reproductive Health in Ethiopia: A Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, S. Baird, N. Chuta, and K. Gezahegne), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(9) “Gender and Regional Inequalities in Adolescent Health and Nutrition in Ethiopia: Policy and Programming Implications from the GAGE Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, S. Baird, W. Yadete, N. Chuta, and K. Gezahegne), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(10) “Adolescent Psychosocial Well-Being and Voice and Agency in Ethiopia: A Report on GAGE Ethiopia Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, M. Devonald, E. Neumeister, E. Presler-Marshall, W. Yadete, and M. Kebede), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(11) “Gender and Regional Inequalities in Adolescent Psychosocial Well-being and Voice and Agency: Policy and Programming Implications from the GAGE Baseline Findings.” (with N. Jones, S. Baird, M. Devonald, E. Neumeister, E. Presler-Marshall, W. Yadete, and M. Kebede), London: Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence, 2019.

(12) “Adolescents with Disabilities: Enhancing Resilience and Delivering Inclusive Development” (with N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, M. Stavropoulou, S. Baird, B.A. Hamad, L. Lunin, K.B. Odeh, J. Muz, P. Pereznieto, W. Yadete, and K. Tilahun), 2018.

(13) “Comment on Macartan Humphreys’ and Other Recent Discussions of the Miguel and Kremer (2004) Study” (with M. Kremer and E. Miguel), Center for Effective Global Action Working Paper #54, 2015.

(14) “Estimating deworming school participation impacts and externalities in Kenya: A Comment on Aiken et al. (2014)” (with M. Kremer and E. Miguel), posted on the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation website, 2014.

(15) “Estimating deworming school participation impacts in Kenya: A Comment on Aiken et al. (2014b)” (with M. Kremer and E. Miguel), posted on the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation website, 2014.

(16) “Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities, Data User's Guide”(with E. Miguel, M. Kremer, and C. Nekesa), Center for Effective Global Action Working Paper #40, 2014.

(17) “Individual Ability and Selection into Migration in Kenya” (with E. Miguel), United Nations Development Programme: Human Development Reports Research Paper 45, 2009.

(18) “Tracking, Attrition and Data Quality in the Kenyan Life Panel Survey Round 1 (KLPS1)” (with S. Baird and E. Miguel), Center for International and Development Economics Research, Paper C08-151, 2008.


 

Unpublished Working Papers, Works in Progress

(1) “Finding the Hard to Reach: A Mixed Methods Approach to Including Adolescents with Disabilities in Survey Research” (with J. Muz, S. Baird, S. F. Rashid, M. Sultan, W. Yadete, and N. Jones). Conditionally accepted as chapter in (refereed) edited volume tentatively entitled "Addressing Inclusion among Children & Adolescents in Poverty: Mapping & Monitoring Progress on the SDGs".

(2) “Lucky Late Bloomers: The Impact of Delayed Marriage on Adult Outcomes in Western Kenya” (with D. Hicks). Revise and Resubmit at Economic Development and Cultural Change.

(3) “You Better Keep Silent!: Focusing on social norms to improve Ethiopian adolescents’ sexual and reproductive health” (with S. Baird, E. Coast, N. Jones, E. Presler-Marshall, K. Gezehegne, and W. Yadete). Under review.

(4) “Adolescents’ Education in Ethiopia: The Role of Agency, Violence, and Work” (with T. Woldehanna, K. Endale, and S. Baird). Under review.

(5) “Twenty Year Economic Impacts of Deworming” (with S. Baird, M. Kremer, E. Miguel, and M. Walker). Under Review.
(6) “The Illusion of Stable Fertility Preferences” (with M. Mueller, J. Johnson-Hanks, and E. Miguel). NBER Working Paper #25844. Under Review.

(7) “Addressing Youth Unemployment Through Training and Grants: Experimental Evidence From Kenya” (with M. Kremer, I. Mbiti, and E. Miguel)

(8) “Does Mass Deworming Affect Child Nutrition? Meta-analysis, Cost-Effectiveness, and Statistical Power” (with K. Croke, E. Hsu, M. Kremer, and E. Miguel), NBER Working Paper #22382; Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper DP11458.

(9) “The Impact of Civil Unrest on Social Capital in Rural Kenya” (with D. Hicks)

(10) “Adolescent sexuality and relationships: mixed methods findings on intergenerational communication and attitudes from Bangladesh and Ethiopia” (with S. Baird, E. Coast, L. Camfield, K. Gezahegne, K. Kilburn, J. Muz, and N. Jones). Under Review.