“Behavioral Foundations of Microcredit: Experimental and Survey Evidence from Rural India”() (with Michal Bauer and Julie Chytilová). December 2009.
“Do interest rates matter? Credit demand in the Dhaka Slums”() (with Rajeev Dehejia and Heather Montgomery). May 2009. Presented at Department of Economics and Earth Institute, Columbia University; Department of Economics, George Washington University; Department of Economics, Hunter College.
“The Impact of Microcredit on the Poor in Bangladesh: Revisiting the Evidence”() (with David Roodman). Draft: June 2009.
“Banks and Microbanks”() (with Robert Cull and Asli Demirgüç-Kunt). October 2009.
“Borrowing to Save” (). December 2009.
“Financial Expansion and Fertility Decline: Evidence from Bangladesh,” December 2001; revised May 2004. Presented at New School University and Hitotsubashi University, UC-San Diego, UC-Davis, and Stanford.
“The Strategy of Global Public Goods” () with Akihiko Matsui (University of Tokyo). Presented at NYU Conference on Foreign Aid () and Northeast University Development Consortium, Yale University. December 2003.
“Can the Poor Pay More? Microfinance and Returns to Capital in Indonesia,” with Don Johnston. Presented at Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo University, and Hitotsubashi University. June 2003.
“Does Microfinance Really Help the Poor? New Evidence on Flagship Programs in Bangladesh,”() June 1998. Presented at Stanford, UC-Berkeley, University of Washington, RAND, University of Toronto, Princeton, and Yale.
“The Grameen Bank: A Financial Reckoning,” February 1999. Main results included in “The Role of Subsidies in Microfinance: Evidence from The Grameen Bank,” Journal of Development Economics 60, October 1999, 229 - 248.
"Financial Expansion and Fertility Decline: Evidence from Bangladesh," November 1999.
Rivalry" (with Ashish Garg), presented at UC-Berkeley, Stanford,
SUNY-Albany, William and Mary, University of Michigan, Columbia, Princeton
and Ohio State. October 1998.
"Identifying Sex Bias in the Allocation of Household Resources: Evidence from Linked Household Surveys from Bangladesh" (with Asif Ahmad). Harvard Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper/HIID Development Discussion Paper. Presented at Harvard University; Boston University; Center for Development Research, Bangladesh (Dhaka); University of Western Ontario. April 1993.
"Aggregation and the Measurement of Agricultural Supply Response: Evidence from a Century of Agriculture in Maharashtra State." Presented at the Winter Econometric Society Meetings, Anaheim, CA. January 1993.
"Risk, Production and Saving: Theory and Evidence from Indian Households." Presented at Harvard, Stanford, UC-San Diego, UC-Los Angeles, U. of Pennsylvania, Boston College, U. of Virginia, Princeton, Yale, UC-Berkeley. November 1990 (Revised June 1993).
"Risk and Poverty Alleviation." Presented at the 1992 New England Universities Development Consortium Conference, Boston, MA. October 1991.
"Rainfall Insurance and Vulnerability: Economic Principles and Cautionary Notes"(). March 7, 2001.