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Development Economics: Microeconomic Issues and Policy Models - Lecture 3

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Lecture 3 - Demand for health and calories

Prof. Abhijit Banerjee, Prof. Esther Duflo, Prof. Benjamin Olken
14.771 Development Economics: Microeconomic Issues and Policy Models, Fall 2008
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare)
http://ocw.mit.edu
Date accessed: 2009-10-09
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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Supplementary lecture material is listed below.

1. Nutrition in India: Facts and Interpretation (pdf)
Deaton, Angus, and Jean Dr├Ęze. "Nutrition in India: Facts and Interpretation." Unpublished paper, April 2008.
2. Do Consumer Price Subsidies Really Improve Nutrition?
Jensen, Robert T., and Nolan Miller. "Do Consumer Price Subsidies Really Improve Nutrition?" Center for International Development Working Paper No. 160, Harvard University, April 2008.
3. Giffen Behavior: Theory and Evidence
Jensen, Robert T., and Nolan Miller. "Giffen Behavior: Theory and Evidence." Center for International Development Working Paper No. 148, Harvard University, July 2007.
4. Pricing and Access: Evidence from Randomized Evaluations in Education and Health
Kremer, Michael, and Alaka Hola. "Pricing and Access: Evidence from Randomized Evaluations in Education and Health." Brookings Global Economy and Development Conference, August 2008.
5. Free Distribution vs. Cost-Sharing: Evidence from a Malaria-Prevention Field Experiment in Kenya (1.24 MB pdf)
Cohen, Jessica, and Pascaline Dupas. "Free Distribution vs. Cost-Sharing: Evidence from a Malaria-Prevention Field Experiment in Kenya." Brookings Institution Global Economy and Development Working Paper No. 11, December 2007
6. Health Care Prices, Health and Labor Outcomes: Experimental evidence (1.8 MB pdf)
Dow, Will, et al. "Health Care Prices, Health and Labor Outcomes: Experimental evidence." RAND Labor and Population Program Working Paper Series 97-01, DRU-1588-NIA, January 1997.



 

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