Research

Publications:

“Bridging the Intention-Behavior Gap: Increasing Job Search and Employment through Action Planning”
(with Rulof Burger, Eliana Carranza and Patrizio Piraino)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 11.2 (2019): 284-301 [Published version] [Working paper]

“The Value of Reference Letters: Experimental Evidence from South Africa”
(with Rulof Burger and Patrizio Piraino)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (forthcoming)
[Published Version] [Working paper ]

“Unintended Labor Supply Effects of Cash Transfer Programs: Evidence from South Africa’s Old Age Pension”
Journal of African Economies (accepted)
[Published Version] [Working paper]

“Long-run Effects of Forced Resettlement: Evidence from Apartheid South Africa” 
Journal of Economic History  (accepted) [Working paper]

Working Papers:

“(De-)Biasing on a Roll: Changing Gambling Behavior through Experiential Learning”
(with Shawn Cole and Bilal Zia), Revisions Requested [paper]

“Labor Market Discrimination and Sorting: Evidence from South Africa” Under Review [paper]

Do Workers Discriminate Against Female Bosses?
[paper]

Research in Progress:

“Barriers to Female Labor Force Participation and Employment in Saudi Arabia”
(with Hisham Esper, Rema Hanna and Rohini Pande)

“Overconfidence and Wage Expectations” (with R.Burger, E.Carranza, P.Piraino)