Publications

1. “Changes in Spending and in Labor Supply in Response to a Social Security Benefit Cut: An Analysis based on Stated Choice Data,” with Susann Rohwedder, forthcoming at Journal of the Economics of Aging. Link
2. “Gender Discrimination and Social Identity: Evidence from Urban Pakistan,” with Basit Zafar, forthcoming at Economic Development and Cultural Change. Link.
3. “Eliciting Survival Expectations of the Elderly in Low-Income Countries: Evidence From India,” with Jinkook Lee and Seetha Menon, Demography 2017, 54(2):673-699 Link
4. “The Impact of Repeat HIV Testing on Risky Sexual Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Malawi,” with Neeraj Sood and Zachary Wagner, Journal of AIDS & Clinical Research, 2016, 07-03. Link
5. “HIV-related Expectations and Risky Sexual Behavior in Malawi,” with Hans-Peter Kohler, Review of Economic Studies, 2016, 83(1):118-164 Link
6. “Stereotypes and Madrassas: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan,” with Basit Zafar. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 118:247-267 Link
7. “Using Elicited Choice Probabilities in Hypothetical Elections to Study Decisions to Vote,” with Charles F. Manski. Electoral Studies, 2015, 38, 28–37. Link
8. “HIV-related social intolerance and risky sexual behavior in a high HIV prevalence environment,” with Mafalda Sampaio and Neeraj Sood. Social Science & Medicine, 2014, 111, 84–93. Link
9. “Probabilistic Expectations in Developing Countries,” Annual Review of Economics. 2014, 6, 1-20. Link
10. “Dementia and Out-of-Pocket Spending on Health Care Services,” with Paco Martorell, Michael Hurd and Ken Langa, Alzheimer’s & Dementia, 2013, 9, 1, 19-29.
11. “Monetary Costs of Dementia in the United States,” with Michael Hurd, Paco Martorell, Kathleen Mullen and Ken Langa. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2013, 368, 1326-34.
12. “Candidate Preferences and Expectations of Election Outcomes: Evidence from the American Life Panel,” with Charles F. Manski, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, 2012, 109, 10, 3711-3715.
13. “The impact of HIV Testing on Subjective Expectations and Risky Behavior in Malawi,” with Hans-Peter Kohler, Demography, 2012, 49, 3:1011-36. Link
14. “Differential survival in Europe and the US: Estimates based on subjective probabilities of survival,” with Susann Rohwedder, Demography. 2011, 48, 4, 1377-400 Link
15. “Marrying up: The Role of Sex Ratio in Assortative Matching,” with Ran Abramitzky and Luis Vasconcelos, 2011, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 3, 3, 124–57. Link
16. “Individuals’ Uncertainty about Future Social Security Benefits and Portfolio Choice,” with Susann Rohwedder, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2011, 26, 3, 498-519. Link
17. “Eliciting Probabilistic Expectations with Visual Aids in Developing Countries: How sensitive are answers to variations in elicitation design?” with Xavier Gine and David McKenzie, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2011, 26, 3, 479–497. Link
18. “Measuring Subjective Expectations in Developing Countries: A Critical Review and New Evidence” with Xavier Gine and David McKenzie, Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 94, 151–163. Link
19. “Criminal Prosecution and HIV-related Risky Behavior,” with Dana Goldman and Neeraj Sood, Journal of Law and Economics, 2010, 53, 4, 741-782. Link
20. “Probabilistic Polling and Voting in the 2008 Presidential Election: Evidence from the American Life Panel,” with Charles F. Manski, Public Opinion Quarterly, 2010, 74, 3, 433-459. Link
21. “Subjective Expectations in the Context of HIV/AIDS in Malawi,” with Hans-Peter Kohler, Demographic Research, 2009, Vol 20, 31. Link
22. “Eliciting Subjective Probabilities in Internet Surveys,” with Susann Rohwedder, Public Opinion Quarterly, 2008, Vol. 72, 5, 866-891. Link
23. “Pill, Patch or Shot? Subjective Expectations and Birth Control Choice,” International Economic Review, 2008, Vol. 49, 3, 999-1042. Link
24. “Measuring Revisions to Subjective Expectations,” Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2008, Vol. 36, 1, 43-82 Link