peer-reviewed publications

Preferences and the effectiveness of behavior-change interventions: Evidence from adoption of improved cookstoves in India. 2019. With M JeulandS Pattanayak, and J-S Tan-Soo. Conditionally accepted at the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.

Experimental evidence on promotion of electric and improved biomass cookstovesProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(27), 2019, 13282-13287With S Pattanayak,  M Jeuland, J Lewis, N Brooks, V Bhojvaid, A Kar, L Lipinski, L Morrison, O Patange, N Ramanathan, I Rehman, R Thadani, M Vora, and V Ramanathan.
🔑 Ungated

The Price of Purity: Willingness to pay for air and water purification technologies in Rajasthan, India. Environmental and Resource Economics, 73(4), 2019, 1073-1100With A Shannon, M Jeuland, and S Pattanayak.
🔑 Ungated  🔒 Gated

What are households willing to pay for improved water access? Results from a meta-analysis. Ecological Economics 136, 2017, 126-135. With G Van Houtven, S Pattanayak, and J-C Yang.
🔑 Ungated  🔒 Gated

Can economic incentives enhance adoption and use of a household energy technology? Evidence from a pilot study in Cambodia. Environmental Research Letters 12(3), 2017, 035009. With J Steele and M Jeuland.
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working papers

Fracking, farmers, and rural electrification in India. 2019. With T R Fetter.
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Is energy the golden thread? A systematic review of the impacts of modern and traditional energy use in low- and middle-income countries. With T R FetterM JeulandY Li, and S Pattanayak. Submitted.

NGOs and the effectiveness of interventions. UNU-WIDER Working Paper № 2018/59, 2018. With M Jeuland and S Pattanayak.
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selected works in progress

Evaluating the effectiveness of household energy interventions in rural Senegal using experimental and quasi-experimental methods
With M JeulandL Lenz, E Litzow, S Mbaye, O Ndiaye, J Peters, and M Sievert.

The health impacts of coal plants in the developing world. With G Barrows, T Garg, M Jagnani, and A Jha.