Poverty Publications

2008-2011 Theme Project
Persistent Poverty & Upward Mobility
Publications

2017

Aurélie P. Harou, Thomas Walker and Christopher B. Barrett, “Is late really better than never? The farmer welfare effects of pineapple adoption in Ghana,” Agricultural Economics, vol. 28, no. 2 (March 2017): pp.153-164.

2016

Christopher B. Barrett, Mo Zhou, Peter B. Reich, Thomas W. Crowther, Jingjing Liang, “Forest Value: More Than Commercial: Response,” Science, vol. 354, no. 6319 (December 23, 2016): pp. 1541-1542.

Christopher B. Barrett and Cheryl Palm, “Meeting The Global Food Security Challenge: Obstacles and Opportunities Ahead,” Global Food Security, vol.11 (December 2016): pp.1-4.

Christopher B. Barrett, Teevrat Garg and Linden McBride, “Well-Being Dynamics and Poverty Traps,” Annual Review of Resource Economics, volume 8 (October 2016): pp. 303-327.

Brian M. Dillon and Christopher B. Barrett, “Global Oil Prices and Local Food Prices: Evidence from East Africa,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 98, no. 1 (January 2016): 154–171.

Nathan D. Jensen, Christopher B. Barrett and Andrew G. Mude, “Index Insurance Quality and Basis Risk: Evidence from Northern Kenya,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 98, no. 5 (October 2016): pp. 1450-1469.

Jingjing Liang, Thomas W. Crowther, Nicolas Picard, Christopher Barrett, et. al. “Positive Biodiversity–Productivity Relationship Predominant in Global Forests,” Science, vol. 354, no. 6309 (October 14, 2016): pp. 196 and aaf8957-1- aaf8957-12.

Johnson, Kenneth M., and Daniel T. Lichter. 2016. “Diverging Demography: Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Contributions to U.S. Population Redistribution and Diversity.” Population Research and Policy Review 35:705–725.

Lichter, Daniel T., Domenico Parisi, and Michael C. Taquino. 2016. “Emerging Patterns of Hispanic Residential Segregation: Lessons from Rural and Small-Town America.” Rural Sociology 81:483–518.

Lichter, Daniel T., Katherine Michelmore, Richard N. Turner, and Sharon Sassler. 2016. “Pathways to a Stable Union? Pregnancy and Childbearing among Cohabiting and Married Couples.” Population Research and Policy Review 35:377–399.

Lichter, Daniel T., and Kai Schafft. 2016. “People and Places Left Behind: Rural Poverty in the New Century.” Chapter 14, Pp. 317-340 in Oxford Handbook of Poverty and Society (eds., D. Brady and L. Burton). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Economic Conditions and the Living Arrangements of Young Adults: 1960 to 2011.” Journal of Population Economics. 29(1), 2016: 167-195.

Alex Nikulkov, Christopher B. Barrett, Andrew G. Mude, Lawrence M. Wein, “Assessing the Impact of U.S. Food Assistance Delivery Policies on Child Mortality in Northern Kenya,” PLoS ONE, vol. 11, no. 12 (December 2016)

Sahn, David E. and Stephen D. Younger, “Pro-Poor Policies in Sudan and South Sudan: Distributional Impact of Public Spending and Taxation,” African Development Review 28(S2): 191–218, October 2016.

Sahn, David E. and Francesca Marchetta, “The Role of Education and Family Background in Marriage, Childbearing, and Labor Market Participation in Senegal,” Economic Development and Cultural Change 64(2): 369–403, January, 2016.

Kazushi Takahashi, Munenobu Ikegami, Megan Sheahan and Christopher B. Barrett, “Experimental Evidence on the Drivers of Index-Based Livestock Insurance Demand in Southern Ethiopia,” World Development, volume 78, (February 2016), pp. 324–340.

Joanna B. Upton, Jennifer Denno Cissé and Christopher B. Barrett, “Food Security As Resilience: Reconciling definition and measurement” Agricultural Economics volume 47, issue S1 (November 2016): 135–147.

van de Walle, Nicholas. “Democracy Fatigue and the Ghost of Modernization Theory”, in Filip Reyntjens and Tobias Hagmann (eds.), Development without Democracy: Foreign Aid and Authoritarian Regimes in Africa. London, Zed Books, (2016).

van de Walle, Nicholas. “Two Cheers for African Democracy”, in Muna Ndulo and Mamoudou Gazibo, (eds). Growing Democracy: Elections, Accountability, and Democratic Governance in Africa, (Cambridge UK: Cambridge Scholars, 2016).  Pp. 304-312.

 

2015

Christopher B. Barrett and Leah E.M. Bevis, “The Reinforcing Feedback Between Low Soil Fertility and Chronic Poverty” Nature Geoscience vol. 8, no. 12 (December 2015), pp. 907–912.

Christopher B. Barrett and Mark A. Constas, “Toward A Theory of Resilience for International Development Applications,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, volume 111, number 40 (October 7, 2014): pp. 14625-14630.

Leah Bevis and Christopher B. Barrett, “Decomposing Intergenerational Income Elasticity: The gender‐differentiated contribution of capital transmission in rural Philippines,” World Development, volume 74 (October 2015): pp. 233-252.

Derek Headey and Christopher B. Barrett, “Measuring Development Resilience in the World’s Poorest Countries,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 112, no. 37 (September 15, 2015), pp. 11423–11425.

Chuan Liao, Christopher B. Barrett and Karim Aly-Kassam, “Does Diversification Improve Livelihoods? Pastoral Households in Xinjiang, China,” Development and Change, vol. 46, no. 6 (November 2015): pp. 1302–1330.

Crowley, Martha, Daniel T. Lichter, and Richard N. Turner. 2015. “Diverging Fortunes? Economic Well-Being of Latinos and African Americans in New Rural Latino Destinations.” Social Science Research 51: 77-92.

Lichter, Daniel T., Scott R. Sanders, and Kenneth M. Johnson. 2015. “Hispanics at the Starting Line: Poverty among Newborn Infants in Established Gateways and New Destinations.” Social Forces 94:209-235.

Lichter, Daniel T. 2015. “Rural Sociology.” Pp. 814-819 in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition (ed., James D. Wright). Oxford: Elsevier.

Lichter, Daniel T., Domenico Parisi, and Michael C. Taquino. 2015. “Spatial Assimilation in U.S. Cities and Communities? Emerging Patterns of Hispanic Segregation from Blacks and Whites.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 660(July): 36-56.

Lichter, Daniel T., Domenico Parisi, and Michael C. Taquino. 2015. “Toward a New Macro-Segregation? Decomposing Segregation Within and Between Metropolitan Cities and Suburbs.” American Sociological Review 80:843-873.

Lichter, Daniel T., Zhenchao Qian, and Dimitry Tumin. 2015. “Whom Do Immigrants Marry? Emerging Patterns of Intermarriage and Integration in the United States.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 662:57-78.

Morgan, Stephen L. and Christopher Winship. “Counterfactuals and Causal Inference: Methods and Principles for Social Research, Second Edition,” Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Revised and enlarged:thoroughly rewritten and expanded from 319 small format pages to 500 large format pages), 2015.

Parisi, Domenico, Daniel T. Lichter, and Michael C. Taquino. 2015. “The Buffering Hypothesis: Growing Diversity and Declining Black-White Segregation in America’s Cities, Suburbs, and Small Towns?” Sociological Science 2:125-157.

Sahn, David E. “Is Food the Answer to Malnutrition?” In Oxford Handbook of Food, Agriculture and Society, edited by Ronald J. Herring. Oxford University Press, New York, 2015.

Sahn, David E. and Harold Alderman. “Public and Private Returns to Investing in Nutrition.” In Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology, edited by John Komlos and Inas Rashad Kelly. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015

Sahn, David E., Peter J. Glick, and Christopher Handy. “Schooling, Marriage and Age at First Birth in Madagascar,” Population Studies 69(2): 219–236, 2015.

Thiede, Brian C., Daniel T. Lichter, and Scott R. Sanders. 2015. “America’s Working Poor: Conceptualization, Measurement, and New Estimates.” Work and Occupations 42:267-312.

van de Walle, Nicholas. “Obama and Africa: Lots of hope, Not Much Change,” Foreign Affairs. September/October 2015.   Pp. 54-61.

van de Walle, Nicholas. “The Donors and Country Ownership in Africa’s Weak States”, in Muna Ndulo, and Nicolas van de Walled (eds.). Problems, Promises, and Paradoxes of Aid: Africa’s Experience. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015). Pp. 50-74.

van de Walle, Nicholas and Taka Masaki. “The Impact of Democracy on Economic Growth in sub-Saharan Africa, 1982–2012”, in The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics: Context and Concepts, Edited by Célestin Monga and Justin Yifu Lin.  Oxford University Press, 2015.

2014

Anderson, Christopher J., and Aida Just. “Opinion Climates and Immigrant Political Action,” Comparative Political Studies. 47 (10), 2014.

Barrett, Christopher and Paulo Santos. “The Impact of Changing Rainfall Variability on Resource-Dependent Wealth Dynamics,” Ecological Economics, volume 105, pp. 48-54, 2014.

Barrett, Christopher. “Assisting the Escape from Persistent Ultra-Poverty in Rural Africa,” chapter 6 in Walter P. Falcon and Rosamond L. Naylor, editors, Frontiers in Food Policy: Perspectives on sub-Saharan Africa, Palo Alto, CA: Stanford Center on Food Security and the Environment, 2014.

Barrett, Christopher and Michael R. Carter, “Retreat From Radical Skepticism: Rebalancing Theory, Observational Data and Randomization in Development Economics,” chapter 3 in Dawn L. Teele, editor, Field Experiments and Their Critics, New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014.

Ngonghala, Calistus N., Mateusz M. Plucinski, Megan B. Murray, Paul E. Farmer, Christopher B. Barrett, Donald C. Keenan and Matthew H. Bonds. “Poverty, Disease and the Ecology of Complex Systems,” PLOS Biology, volume 12, issue 4: e1001827. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001827, 2014.

Lichter, Daniel T., Sharon Sassler, and Richard N. Turner. “Cohabitation, Post-Conception Unions, and the Rise in Nonmarital Fertility.” Social Science Research 47: 134-147, 2014.

Lichter, Daniel T., and David L. Brown, “The New Rural-Urban Interface: Lessons for Higher Education.” Choices (forthcoming special issue on “Higher Education’s Role in Supporting a Rural Renaissance,” co-edited by Sam Cordes and Scott Peters), 2014.

Lichter, Daniel T, “Rural Sociology.” in International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, ed., James Wright, Oxford, UK: Elsevier, 2014.

Lichter, Daniel T., and Kai Schafft, “People and Places Left Behind: Rural Poverty in the New Century,” Oxford Handbook of Poverty and Society, eds., D. Brady and L. Burton, Oxford University Press, 2014.

Kazushi Takahashi and Christopher B. Barrett, “The System of Rice Intensification and its Impacts on Household Income and Child Schooling: Evidence from Rural Indonesia,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2014.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Federal CollegeWork Study.” with Maricar Mabutas. In Dominic Brewer and Lawrence Picus, editors. Encyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance. Sage Publications. 2014.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Innovation in Education.” with Richard Patterson. In Dominic Brewer and Lawrence Picus, editors. Encyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance. Sage Publications. 2014.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Government regulation and the quality of health care: Evidence from minimum staffing legislation for nursing homes.” Journal of Human Resources, 49(1), 2014: 32-72.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Monopsony in Health Labor Markets Theory, prima facie Plausibility, and Evidence.” In Tony Culyer, editor. Encyclopedia of Health Economics. Elsevier. 2014.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Monopsony in the Low-Wage Labor Market? Evidence from Minimum Nurse Staffing Regulations.” Review of Economics and Statistics, 96(1), 2014: 92-102.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior and Income of Low Income Families,” with Rebecca Blank. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 33(1), 2014: 7-35.

Rosemary Rawlins, Svetlana Pimkina, Christopher B. Barrett, Sarah Pedersen, Bruce Wydick, “Got Milk? The Impact of Heifer International’s Livestock Donation Programs in Rwanda on Nutritional Outcomes,” Food Policy, volume 44, pp. 202-213, 2014.

Sahn, David. “Nutrition, Health, and Economic Performance,” in Encyclopedia of Health Economics, edited by Anthony J. Culyer, Oxford: Elsevier, March, 2014.

Sahn, David. “Is Food the Answer to Malnutrition?” in Oxford Handbook of Food, Agriculture and Society, edited by Ronald J. Herring. Oxford University Press, New York, 2014.

Qian, Zhenchao, and Daniel T. Lichter, “Are Recent Trends in Intermarriage Consistent with Assimilation Theory?” in Social Stratification: Class, Race, and Gender in Sociological Perspective, ed., D. Grusky, Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2014.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “The Democratization of Clientelism in Africa,” in In Diego Abente Brun and Larry Diamond (eds.) Clientelism, Social Policy, and the Quality of Democracy, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. 230-252, 2014.

2013

Addo, Fenaba, and Daniel T. Lichter, “Marriage, Marital History, and Black-White Wealth Differentials Among Older Women,” Journal of Marriage and Family, 75: 342 – 362, 2013.

Anderson, Christopher J., and Aida Just, “Legitimacy From Above: The Partisan Foundations of Support for the Political System in Democracies,” European Political Science Review, 5 (3): 335-362, 2013.

Anderson, Christopher J., and Daivd Sally. “The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know About Football Is Wrong,” London, New York: Penguin/Viking, 2013.

Barrett, Christopher, Erwin H. Bulte, Paul Ferraro and Sven Wunder. “Economic Instruments for Nature Conservation,” chapter 4 in David MacDonald and Kathy Willis, eds., Key Topics in Conservation Biology, volume 2, Oxford: Blackwell, 2013.

Barrett, Christopher B., Ed., Food Security and Sociopolitical Stability, Oxford University Press, 2013.

Barrett, Christopher B. and Michael R. Carter. “The Economics of Poverty Traps and Persistent Poverty: Policy and Empirical Implications,” Journal of Development Studies, volume 49, number 7, 976–990. Reprinted in Mark Rosegrant, ed., Food Security, London: Sage Publications, 2014.

Bellemare, Marc F., Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just. “Estimating Price Risk Preferences with Multiple Commodities,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, volume 95, number 4: pp. 877-899, 2013.

Bezu, Sosina and Christopher B. Barrett. “Employment Dynamics in the Rural Nonfarm Sector in Ethiopia: Do the Poor Have Time on Their Side?” Journal of Development Studies, vol. 48, no. 9: pp. 1223-1240, 2013.

Chantarat, Sommarat, Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter. “Designing Index Based Livestock Insurance for Managing Asset Risk in Northern Kenya,” Journal of Risk and Insurance, vol. 80, issue 1 (March 2013): pp. 205–237.

Gantner, Leigh, M., Christine M. Olson, Edward A. Frongillo. “Relationship of Food Availability and Accessibility to Women’s Body Weights in Rural Upstate New York,” Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, 8:490-505, 2013.
Gómez, Miguel I., Christopher B. Barrett, Terri Raney, Per Pinstrup-Andersen, Janice Meerman, André Croppenstedt, Brian Carisma and Brian Thompson, “Post-Green Revolution Food Systems and the Triple Burden of Malnutrition,” Food Policy, vol. 42, no. 1: pp. 129-138, 2013.
Garg, Teevrat, Christopher B. Barrett, Miguel I. Gómez, Erin C. Lentz, and William Violette. “Market Prices and Food Aid Local and Regional Procurement and Distribution: A Multi-Country Analysis,” World Development, vol. 49, no. 9: pp. 19-29, 2013.
Hanson, Karia, L., Christine M. Olson. “School Meals Participation and Weekday Dietary Quality Were Associated After Controlling for Weekend Eating Among U.S. School Children Aged 6 to 17 Years,” Journal of Nutrition, 143(5):714-21, 2013.
Hanson Karia, L., Christine M. Olson. “Low Energy Intake and Low Diet Quality on the Weekend Among U.S. School Children,” Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, 8:413-428, 2013.
Harou, Aurélie P., Joanna B. Upton, Erin C. Lentz, Christopher B. Barrett, and Miguel I. Gómez. “Tradeoffs or Synergies? Assessing Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement Through Case Studies in Burkina Faso and Guatemala,” World Development, vol. 49, no. 9, pp.44-57, 2013.

Johnson, Kenneth M., and Daniel T. Lichter. “Rural Retirement Destinations: Natural Decrease and the Shared Demographic Destinies of Elderly and Hispanics,” in Rural Aging in 21st Century America, eds., N. Glasgow et al, New York: Springer, 2013.

Lang, Corey, Christopher B. Barrett and Felix Naschold. “Targeting Maps: An Asset-based Approach to Geographic Targeting,” World Development, volume 41, no. 1:232-244, 2013.

Lentz, Erin C., and Christopher B. Barrett. “The Economics and Nutritional Impacts of Food Assistance Policies and Programs,” Food Policy, vol. 42, no. 1: pp. 151-163, 2013.

Lentz, Erin C., Simone Passarelli, Christopher B. Barrett. “The Timeliness and Cost-Effectiveness of the Local and Regional Procurement of Food Aid,” World Development, vol. 49, no. 9: pp.9-18, 2013.

Lentz, Erin C., Christopher B. Barrett, Miguel I. Gomez and Daniel G. Maxwell, “On The Choice and Impacts of Innovative International Food Assistance Instruments,” World Development, vol. 49, no. 9: pp. 1-8, 2013.

Lichter, Daniel T. “Integration or Fragmentation? Racial Diversity and the American Future,” Demography, 50:359–391, 2013.

Liu, Yanyan and Christopher B. Barrett. “Heterogeneous Pro-Poor Targeting In India’s Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme,” Economic and Political Weekly, vol. 48, no. 10: pp. 46-53, 2013.

Lybbert, Travis J. David R. Just and Christopher B. Barrett. “Estimating Risk Preferences and Bifurcated Wealth Dynamics: Can We Identify Static Risk Aversion Amidst Dynamic Risk Responses?” European Review of Agricultural Economics, vol. 40, no. 2: pp. 361–377, 2013.

Maertens, Annemie and Christopher B. Barrett. “Measuring Social Networks’ Effects on Agricultural Technology Adoption,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, volume 94, number 2, pp. 353-359, 2013.

Matsudaira, Jordan D. “Summer School and Student Achievement” in John Hattie and Eric Anderman, eds., International Guide to Student Achievement, Routledge. 2013.

Morgan, Stephen L., Michael W. Spiller, and Jennifer J. Todd.“Class Origins, High School Graduation, and College Entry in the United States,” pp. 279-305, in Michelle Jackson, ed., Determined to Succeed? Performance Versus Choice in Educational Attainment. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2013.

Morgan, Stephen L., Dafna Gelbgiser, and Kim A. Weeden. “Feeding the Pipeline: Gender, Occupational Plans, and College Major Selection,” Social Science Research, 42:989-1005, 2013.

Morgan, Stephen L., Theodore S. Leenman, Jennifer J. Todd, and Kim A. Weeden. “Stutter-Step Models of Performance in School,” Social Forces, 91:1451-74, 2013.

Morgan, Stephen L., Theodore S. Leenman, Jennifer J. Todd, and Kim A. Weeden. “Occupational Plans, Beliefs About Educational Requirements, and Patterns of College Entry,” Sociology of Education, 86:197-217, 2013.

Olson Christine, M., Meredith L. Graham. “The Eat Well, Eat Local, Eat together (Eat3) Nutrition Education Campaign,” Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, 8:1-10, 2013.
Paul, Keriann, H., Meredith L. Graham, Christine M. Olson. “The Web of Risk Factors for Excessive Gestational Weight Gain in Low Income Women,” Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17(2):344-51, 2013.

Paul Keriann, H. Christine M. Olson. “Moving Beyond Quantity of Participation in Process Evaluation of an Intervention to Prevent Excessive Pregnancy Weight Gain,” International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 10:23, 2013.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “Democratic Trajectories in Africa: Unravelling the Impact of Foreign Aid,” New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “Electoral Authoritarianism and Multi-Party Politics,” in Nic Cheeseman, David Anderson and Andrea Scheibler (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of African Politics, London: Routledge, pp. 227-238, 2013.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “Foreign Aid in Dangerous Places: The Donors and Mali’s Democracy,” in Danielle Resnick and Nicolas van de Walle (eds.), Democratic Trajectories in Africa: Unravelling the Impact of Foreign Aid, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Van De Walle, Nicolas and Jaimie Bleck. “Valence Issues in African Elections: Navigating Uncertainty and the Weight of the Past,” in Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 46:12, 2013.

Violette, William J., Aurélie P. Harou, Joanna B. Upton, Samuel D. Bell, Christopher B. Barrett, Miguel I. Gómez and Erin C. Lentz, “Recipients’ Satisfaction with Locally Procured Food Aid Rations: Comparative Evidence From A Three Country Matched Survey,” World Development, vol. 49, no. 9: pp. 30-43, 2013.

Yanyan Liu and Chrisopher B. Barrett, “Guaranteed Employment and the Poor,” International Food Policy Research Institute, 2013.

2012

Anderson,  Christopher J., and Aida, Just. “Immigrants, Citizenship, and Political Action in Europe,” British Journal of Political Science, 42 (3): 481-509, 2012.

Anderson, Christopher J., Aida Just. “Partisan Legitimacy Across Generations,” Electoral Studies, 45(6): 684-715, 2012.

Anderson, Christopher J., and Pablo Beramendi. “Left Parties, Poor Voters, and Electoral Participation in Advanced Industrial Democracies,” Comparative Political Studies, 45(6): 683-715, 2012.

Anderson, Christopher J., and Jason D. Hecht. “Voting When The Economy Goes Bad, Everyone Is In Charge, And No One Is To Blame: The Case of the 2009 German Election,” Electoral Studies 31 (1): 5-19, 2012.

Andersson, Fredrik, Elizabeth Davis, Matthew Freedman, Julia Lane, Brian McCall, and L. Kristin Sandusky. “Decomposing the Sources of Earnings Inequality: Assessing the Role of Reallocation,” Industrial Relations, 51(4): 779-810, 2012.

Barrett, Christopher, Maren E. Bachke, Marc F. Bellemare, Hope C. Michelson, Sudha Narayanan, Thomas F. Walker, “Smallholder Participation in Contract Farming: Comparative Evidence from Five Countries,” World Development, volume 40, number 4, pp. 715-730, 2012.

Bezu, Sosina and Christopher B. Barrett, “Employment Dynamics in the Rural Nonfarm Sector in Ethiopia: Do the Poor Have Time on Their Side?” Journal of Development Studies, volume 48, number 9, pp. 1223-1240, 2012.

Bezu, Sosina and Christopher B. Barrett, Stein T. Holden. “Does Nonfarm Economy Offer Pathways for Upward Mobility? Evidence from a Panel Data Study in Ethiopia,” World Development, volume 40, number 8, pp. 1634-1646, 2012.

Carr, Patrick J., Daniel T. Lichter, and Maria J. Kefalas. “Can Immigration Save Small-Town America? Hispanic Boomtowns and the Uneasy Path to Renewal,” The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 641:38-57, 2013.

Chantarat, Sommarat and Christopher B. Barrett. “Social Network Capital, Economic Mobility and Poverty Traps,” Journal of Economic Inequality, volume 10, number 3, pp. 299-342, 2012.

Freedman, Matthew. “Teaching New Markets Old Tricks: The Effects of Subsidized Investment on Low-Income Neighborhoods,” Journal of Public Economics, 96(11-12): 1000-1014, 2012.

Freedman, Matthew and Renata Kosova. “Agglomeration, Product Heterogeneity, and Firm Entry,” Journal of Economic Geography, 12(3): 601-626.

Hansen, KL and Christien M. Olson. “Chronic Health Conditions and Depressive Symptoms Strongly Predict Persistent Food Insecurity Among Rural Low-Income Families,” Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 23: 1174-1188, 2012.

Johnson, Kenneth M, and Daniel T. Lichter. “Rural Natural Increase in the New Century: America’s Third Demographic Transition?” pp. 17-34 in International Handbook of Rural Demography, eds., L.J. Kulcsar and K. Curtis. New York: Springer, 2012.

Lichter, Daniel T., Kenneth M. Johnson, Richard N. Turner, and Allison Churilla, “Hispanic Assimilation and Fertility in New U.S. Destinations,” International Migration Review, 46: :767–791, 2012.

Lichter, Daniel T., and Lisa A. Cembaluk, “Family Change and Poverty in Appalachia,” pp. 81-105 in Appalachian Legacy: Economic Opportunity after the War on Poverty, ed., J. Ziliak, Washington DC: Brookings Institution, 2012.

Lichter Daniel T. “Childbearing among Cohabiting Women: Race, Pregnancy, and Union Transitions,” pp. 209-219 in Early Adulthood in a Family Context, eds., Booth, Brown, Landale, Manning, and S. McHale. New York: Springer, 2012.

Lichter, Daniel T., Domenico Parisi, and Michael C. Taquino. “The Geography of Exclusion: Race, Segregation, and Concentrated Poverty,” Social Problems, 59:364-388, 2012.

Matsudaira, Jordan D., Adrienne Hosek and Elias Walsh. “An Integrated Assessment of the Effects of Title I on School Behavior, Resources, and Student Achievement,” Economics of Education Review, 31(3), 1-14, 2012.

Michelson, Hope, Erin C. Lentz, Richard Mulwa, Mitchell Morey, Laura Cramer, Megan McGlinchy and Christopher B. Barrett. “Cash, Food or Vouchers in Urban and Rural Kenya? An Application of the Market Information and Food Insecurity Response Analysis Framework,” Food Security, Volume 4, Number 3: 455-469, 2012.

Morgan, Stephen L. “Models of College Entry and the Challenges of Estimating Primary and Secondary Effects,” Sociological Methods and Research, 41:17-56, 2012.

Morgan, Stephen L. and Emily S. Taylor Poppe. “The Consequences of International Comparisons for Public Support of K-12 Education: Evidence from a National Survey Experiment,” Educational Researcher, 42:262-68, 2012.

Christine M. Olson. “Food Insecurity, Hunger and Undernutrition,” in: Erdman, JW Jr., Macdonald, IA, Zeisel, S.H. (eds.), Present Knowledge in Nutrition, 10th edition, ILSI Press: Ames, IA. pp 1165-1181, 2012.

Sassler, Sharon, Fenaba Addo, and Daniel T. Lichter. “The Tempo of Sexual Activity and Later Relationship Quality,” Journal of Marriage and Family, 74:708-725, 2012.

Sahn, David E. “Health, Poverty and Economic Growth: An Introduction.” African Development Review 24(4): 267-269, 2012.

Sahn, David E. “Impact of Health on Economic Outcomes.” in The Oxford Companion to the Economics of Africa, edited by Ernest Aryeetey, Shanta Devarajan, Ravi Kanbur, and Louis Kasekende, Oxford University Press, 2012.

Stephens, Emma C., Charles F. Nicholson, Douglas R. Brown, David Parsons, Christopher B. Barrett, Johannes Lehmann, David Mbugua, Solomon Ngoze, Alice N. Pell and Susan J. Riha. “Modeling the Impact of Natural Resource-Based Poverty Traps on Food Security in Kenya: The Crops, Livestock and Soils in Smallholder Economic Systems (CLASSES) model,” Food Security, volume 4, number 3: 423-439, 2012.

Stephens, Emma C., Edward Mabaya, Stephan von Cramon-Taubadel and Christopher B. Barrett, “Spatial Price Adjustment With and Without Trade,” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, volume 74, number 3, pp. 453-469, 2012.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “Between Authoritarianism and Democracy,” in Journal of Democracy, vol. 23; 1, 169-173, 2012.

2011

Andersson, Fredrik,  Iben Bolvig, Matthew Freedman, and Julia Lane. “Lost Jobs and Health Insurance: An Analysis of the Impact of Employment Volatility on Firm-Provided Health Insurance.” Applied Economics, 43(23): 3051-3073, 2011.

Brashares, Justin S., Christopher D. Golden, Karen Z. Weinbaum, Christopher B. Barrett, and Grace V. Okello. “Economic and Geographic Drivers of Wildlife Consumption in Rural Africa,” PNAS, 108 (34) 13931-13936, 2011.

Barrett, Christopher B. “Covariate Catastrophic Risk Management in the Developing World: Discussion,”American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2011.

Barrett, Christopher B., Maren E. Bachke, Marc F. Bellemare, Hope C. Michelson, Sudha Narayanan, Thomas F. Walker, “Smallholder Participation in Contract Farming: Comparative Evidence from Five Countries,” World Development.

Barrett, Christopher B.,  Alexander J. Travis, and Partha Dasguptad, “On Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Traps,” PNAS, 108 (34): 13907-13912, 2011.

Barrett, Christopher B., and Marc F. Bellemare, “Why Food Price Volatility Doesn’t Matter,” Foreign Affairs, published by the Council on Foreign Relations, July 12 2011.

Brashare, Jsustin S., Christopher D. Golden, Karen Z. Weinbaum, Christopher B. Barrett and Grace V. Okello. “Economic and Geographic Drivers of Wildlife Consumption in Rural Africa,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 108, no. 34: pp. 13931-13936, 2011.

Chantarat, Sommarat, Christopher B. Barrett, Tavan Janvilisri, Sittichai Mudsri, Chularat Niratisayakul, and Pilai Poonswad. “Index Insurance for Pro-Poor Conservation of Hornbills in Thailand,” PNAS, 108 (34):13951-13956, 2011.

Freedman, Matthew, and Emily Owens. “Low-Income Housing Development and Crime,” Journal of Urban Economics, 70(2-3): 115-131, 2011.

Lichter, Daniel T., and David L. Brown. “Rural America in an Urban Society: Changing Spatial and Social Boundaries,” Annual Review of Sociology, 37:565-92, 2011.

Lichter, Daniel T., and Deborah R. Graefe. “Rural Economic Restructuring: Implications for Children, Youth, and Families,” in Economic Restructuring and Family Well Being in Rural America, eds., K. Smith and A. Tickamyer, University Park, PA: Penn State University Press, 2011.

Lichter, Daniel T., Julie Carmalt, and Zhenchao Qian. “Immigration and Intermarriage among Hispanics: Crossing Racial and Generational Boundaries,” Sociological Forum, 26:241-64, 2011.

Lybbert, Travis J. and Christopher B. Barrett. “Risk Taking Behavior in the Presence of Nonconvex Asset Dynamics,” Economic Inquiry, volume 49, issue 4, pp. 982–988, October 2011.

Naschold, Felix and Christopher B. Barrett. “Do Short-Term Observed Income Changes Overstate Structural Economic Mobility?” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, volume 73, number 5, pp. 705-717, 2011.

Parisi, Domenico, Daniel T. Lichter, and Michael C. Taquino. “Multi-Scale Residential Segregation: Black Exceptionalism and America’s Changing Color Line,” Social Forces, 89:829-52, 2011.

Qian, Zhenchao and Daniel T. Lichter. “Changing Patterns of Interracial Marriage in a Multiracial Society,” Journal of Marriage and Family, 73:1065-1084, 2011.

Qian, Zhenchao, Daniel T. Lichter, and Martha Crowley. “Chinese Children Among the Poor: Comparing U.S. Natives with Immigrants from Taiwan, Mainland China, and Hong Kong,” Race and Social Problems, 2:137–148, 2011.

Stephens, Emma C., Edward Mabaya, Stephan Von Cramon-Taubadel, and Christopher B. Barrett, “Spatial Price Adjustment with and without Trade,” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2011.

Santos, Paulo and Christopher B. Barrett, “Persistent Poverty and Informal Credit,” Journal of Development Economics, vol. 96, issue 2: pp. 337-347, 2012.

Van de Walle, Nicholas and Jamie Bleck. “Parties and Issues in Francophone West Africa: Towards a Theory of Non-Mobilization,” Democratization, vol. 17, 2011.

Van De Walle, Nicolas. “The Path from Neopatrimonialism: Democracy and Clientelism in Africa Today,”  in Daniel Bach and Mamoudou Gazibo, eds. Neopatrimonialism in Africa and Beyond, New York: Routledge, 2011.

Villa, Kira M., Christopher B. Barrett, and David R. Just, “Whose Fast and Whose Feast? Intrahousehold Asymmetries in Dietary Diversity Response among East African Pastoralists,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, (2011) 93 (4): 1062-1081, 2011.

2010

Bageant, Elizabeth R., Christopher B. Barrett, and Erin C. Lentz. “Food Aid and Agricultural Cargo Preference,” Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 2010.

Barrett,  Christopher B. “Food Systems and the Escape From Poverty and Hunger Traps in Sub-Saharan Africa,” chapter 12 in The African Food System and Its Interactions with Human Health and Nutrition, Per-Pinstrup Andersen, editor, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010.

Barrett, Christopher B. “Measuring Food Insecurity,” Science, volume 327, number 5967, pp.  825-828.

Barrett, Christopher B. and Michael R. Carter. “The Power and Pitfalls of Experiments in Development Economics: Some Non-random Reflections,” Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 515-548, 2010.

Barrett,  Christopher B. and Jeffrey W. Cason. Overseas Research: A Practical Guide.  Second Edition, London: Routledge, 2010.

Barrett, Christopher B.  and Erin C. Lentz, “Food Insecurity,” in Robert A. Denemark, editor, The International Studies Encyclopedia, Volume IV, Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

Barrett, Christopher B., Michael R. Carter and C. Peter Timmer, “A Century-Long Perspective on Agricultural Development,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, volume 92, number 2, pp. 447-468, 2010.

Barrett, Christopher B., Marc F. Bellemare, and Janet Y. Hou, “Reconsidering Conventional Explanations of the Inverse Productivity-Size Relationship,” World Development, volume 38, number 1, pp. 88-97, 2010.

Bageant, Elizabeth R., Christopher B. Barrett and Erin C. Lentz, “Food Aid and Agricultural Cargo Preference, “ Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 624-641, 2010.

Bhattamishra, Ruchira and Christopher B. Barrett, “Community-Based Risk Management Arrangements: A Review,” World Development, volume 38, number 7, pp. 923-932, 2010.

Cha, Younjoo and Stephen L. Morgan. “Structural Earnings Losses and Between-Industry Mobility of Displaced Workers, 2003-2008.” Social Science Research, 39:1137-52, 2010.

Christopherson, Susan. “Afterword: Contextualized Comparison in Local and Regional Economic Development: Are United States Perspectives and Approaches Distinctive?” Regional Studies, volume 42, no. 2, pp. 229-233, 2010.

Christopherson, Susan, and Jennifer Clark. “Limits to ‘The Learning Region’ What University-Centered Economic Development Can (and Cannot) Do to Create Knowledge-based Regional Economies,” Local Economy, May 2010.

Christopherson, Susan, Jonathan Michie and Peter Tyler. “Regional Resilience: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives,” Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, volume 3, no. 1, pp. 3-10, 2010.

Christopherson, Susan, and Ned Rightor. “The Creative Economy as ‘Big Business’: Evaluating State Strategies to Lure Film Makers,” Journal of Planning Education and Research, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 336-352, 2010.

Dalton, Russell J., and Christopher J. Anderson. Citizens, Context, and Choice: How Context Shapes Citizens’ Electoral Choices, New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Heidi Hogset and Christopher B. Barrett. “Social Learning, Social Influence and Projection Bias: A Caution On Inferences Based on Proxy-Reporting of Peer Behavior,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, volume 58, number 3, pp. 563-589, 2010.

Johnson, Kenneth M., and Daniel T. Lichter. “Growing Diversity among America”s Children and Youth: Spatial and Temporal Dimensions,” Population and Development Review, 36: 151-175, 2010.

Kaltenthaler, Karl C., Christopher J. Anderson, and William Miller. “Accountability and Independent Central Banks: Europeans and Distrust of the European Central Bank,” Journal of Common Market Studies, 48 (5): 1261-81, 2010.

Kuhlgatz, Christian, Awudu Abdulai and Christopher B. Barrett. ” Food Aid Donor Cooperation and Responsiveness to Recipient Country Need,” Agricultural Economics, volume 41, number 3-4, pp. 319-327, 2010.

Lichter, Daniel T., Domenico Parisi, Michael C. Taquino, and Steven Michael Grice. “Residential Segregation in New Hispanic Destinations: Cities, Suburbs, and Rural Communities Compared,” Social Science Research, 38:215-230, 2010.

Lybbert, Travis J., Francisco Galarza, John McPeak, Christopher B. Barrett, Stephen R. Boucher, Michael R. Carter, Sommarat Chantarat, Aziz Fadlaoui, Andrew G. Mude. “Dynamic Field Experiments in Development Economics: Risk Valuation in Morocco, Kenya and Peru,” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, volume 39, number 2, pp. 176-192, 2010.

Morgan, Stephen L., Ismaila Z. Mohammed, and Salisu Abdullahi. “Patron-Client Relationships and Low Education Among Youth in Kano, Nigeria,” African Studies Review, 53:79-103, 2010.

Olson, Christine, M. “Food Insecurity and Maternal Health During Pregnancy,” Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 110(5):690-1, 2010.

Sahn, David. “The Socioeconomic Dimensions of HIV/AIDS in Africa: Challenges, Opportunities, and Misconceptions,” Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010.

Sahn, David, Christopher Boone and Peter Block. “Household Water Supply Choice and Time Allocated to Water Collection: Evidence from Madagascar,” Journal of Development Studies, 47(12): 1826-1850, 2010.

Sahn, David, Jean-Yves Duclos and Stephen Younger. “Partial Multidimensional Inequality Orderings,” Journal of Public Economics, 95:(3–4):225-238, 2010.

Sahn, David, Peter Glick, and Jean Claude Randrianarisoa. “Family Background, School Characteristics and Children’s Cognitive Achievement in Madagascar,” Education Economics, 19(4):363-396, 2011.

Sahn, David and Peter Glick. “Early Academic Performance, Grade Repetition, and School Attainment in Senegal: A Panel Data Analysis,” World Bank Economic Review, 24(1): 93-12, 2010.

Sahn, David and Giles Postel-Vinay. “Explaining Stunting in Nineteenth Century France,” Economic History Review, 63(2): 315-334, 2010.

Santos, Paul and Christopher B. Barrett. “Identity, Interest and Information Search in a Dynamic Rural Economy,” World Development, volume 38, number 12, pp. 1788-1796, 2010.

Stephens, Emma C. and Christopher B. Barrett. “Incomplete Credit Markets and Commodity Marketing Behavior,” Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2010.

Stifel, David, Felix Forster and Christopher B. Barrett, “The Evolution of Group Wise Poverty in Madagascar, 1999-2005,” Journal of African Economies, volume 19, number 4, pp. 559-604, 2010.

Van de Walle, Nicolas. “U.S. Policy Towards Africa: The Bush Legacy and the Obama Administration,” in African Affairs, vol. 109, no. 434, pp. 1-21, 2010.

Van de Walle, Nicolas and Kristin McKie “Towards an Accountable Budget Process in Sub Saharan Africa: Problems and Prospects,” Social Research, vol. 77(4): 1281-1310, 2010.

Van de Walle, Nicolas. “La Politique Africaine d’Obama: de la Difficulté d’Equilibrer Sécurité et Développement,” in Politique Américaine, vol. 17: 65-78, 2010.

Villa, Kira M., Christopher B. Barret, and David R. Just, “Differential Nutritional Responses across Various Income Sources Among East African Pastoralists: Intrahousehold Effects, Missing Markets and Mental Accounting,” Journal of African Economies, 2010.

2009

Anderson, Christopher J.“The Private Consequences of Public Policies: Active Labor Market Policies and Social Ties in Europe,” European Political Science Review, 1 (3): 341-373. 2009.

Barrett, Christopher B. “Foreign Aid, Development Strategies and Poverty Reduction,” in Steven L. Rundle, editor, Economic Justice in a Flat World: Christian Perspectives on Globalization, Colorado Springs: Paternoster, 2009.

Barrett, Christopher B., Robert Bell, Erin C. Lentz and Daniel G. Maxwell. “Market Information and Food Insecurity Response Analysis,” Food Security, vol. 1, number 2,  pp. 151-168, 2009.

Christopherson, Susan. “Building Phoenix Industries in Our Old Industrial Cities,” The Smith Institute Policy Reports, London: The Smith Institute, 2009.

Christopherson, Susan. “Manufacturing: Up from the Ashes,” in Democracy, A Journal of Ideas, Special Issue on Innovation, September 9, 2009.

Christopherson, Susan, and Linda McDowell. “Transforming Work: New Forms Of Employment And Their Regulation,”Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, volume 2, no. 3, pp. 335-342, 2009.

Crowley, Martha, and Daniel T. Lichter. “Social Disorganization in Latino Boom Towns?” Rural Sociology, 74:573-604, 2009

Lichter, Daniel T., and Elaine Wethington, “Chaos and the Diverging Fortunes of American Children: A Historical Perspective,” chapter 2 in Chaos and Its Influence on Children’s Development: An Ecological Perspective, Eds., G.W. Evans and T.D. Wachs, Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2009.

Marenya, Paswel P., and Christopher B. Barrett. “State-conditional Fertilizer Yield Response on Western Kenyan Farms,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, volume 91, number 4, pp. 991-1006, 2009.

Marenya, Paswel P., and Christopher B. Barrett. “Soil Quality and Fertilizer Use Among Smallholder Farmers in Western Kenya,” Agricultural Economics, volume 40, issue 5, pp. 561-572, 2009.

McPeak, John G. , Cheryl Doss, Christopher B. Barrett and Patti Kristjanson. “Are Development Priorities Shared by Community Members?  Results of a Ranking Exercise in East African Rangelands,” Journal of Development Studies, volume 45, number 10, pp. 1663-1683, 2009.

Mude, Andrew G., Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak, Robert Kaitho and Patti Kristjanson. “Empirical Forecasting of Slow-Onset Disasters for Improved Emergency Response: an Application to Kenya’s Arid North,” Food Policy, volume 34, no. 4, pp. 329–339, 2009.

Morgan, Stephen L. “Education, Social Mobility and Development,” pp. 85-107 in Salisu Abdullahi, Ismaila Z. Mohammed, and Conerly Casey, eds., Studies in Cultural Sociology, Ibadan, Nigeria: Foludex Press, 2009.

Sahn, David. “Weights on the Rise: Where and for Whom?” Journal of Economic Inequality 7(4): 351-370, 2009.

Sahn, David and Peter Glick. “Cognitive Skills among Children in Senegal: Disentangling the Roles of Schooling and Family Background,” Economics of Education Review, 28(2): 178-188, 2009.

Sahn, David, Peter Glick, and Josee Randriamamonj. “Determinants of HIV Knowledge and Behavior in Madagascar: An Analysis Using DHS Data,” African Development Review, 21(1): 147-179, 2009.

Sahn, David, Ravi Kanbur and Stephen. “Younger, Risk, Knowledge and Health in Africa: Introduction to the Symposium,” African Development Review, 21(1): 1-4, 2009.

Sahn, David and Stephen D. “Younger, Living Standards in Africa,” in Debates on the Measurement of Global Poverty, edited by Sudhir Anand, Paul Segal, and Joseph E. Stiglitz. Oxford University Press, 2009.

Van de Walle, Nicolas. “All Bad Things Do not Go Together: A Comment on Echeverri-Gent,” in PS: Political Science & Politics, vol. 42, no. 4, 2009.

Van de Walle, Nicolas. “Démocratization en Afrique: un Bilan Critique,” in Mamoudou Gazibo and Céline Thiriot (eds.), Le Politique en Afrique:  Etat des Débats et Pistes de Recherche, Paris: Karthala, pp. 135-64, 2009.

Van de Walle, Nicolas and Lise Rakner . “Opposition Parties and Incumbent Presidents: The New Dynamics of Electoral Competition in Sub-Saharan Africa,” in Staffan Lindberg (ed.) Democratization by Elections, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.

Van de Walle, Nicolas and Lise Rakner. “Opposition Parties and Incumbent Presidents: The New Dynamics of Electoral Competition in Sub-Saharan Africa,” Journal of Democracy, 2009.

Van de Walle, Nicolas. “The Institutional Origins of Inequality in Sub Saharan Africa,” in Annual Review of Political Science, 12:307–27, 2009.