arun g. chandrasekhar

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the diffusion of microfinance (with abhijit banerjee, esther duflo and matthew o. jackson). science (2013): vol. 341 no. 6144 1236498 DOI:10.1126/science.1236498 [abstract, full text] [supplementary material] [full data]

econometrics of network formation. oxford handbook on the economics of networks. (edited by yann bramoulle, andrea galeotti and brian rogers, 2015) [forthcoming]

working papers

network structure and the aggregation of information: theory and evidence from indonesia (with vivi alatas, abhijit banerjee, rema hanna and ben olken, july 2015) [resubmitted at the american economic review], nber working paper #18351. [online appendix.]

social networks, reputation and commitment: evidence from a savings monitors experiment (with emily breza, may 2015) [submitted], nber working paper #21169.

network centrality and institutional design: evidence from a lab experiment in the field (with emily breza and horacio larreguy, may 2015) [submitted], nber working paper #20309.

social investments, informal risk sharing, and inequality (with attila ambrus and matt elliott, march 2015) [submitted], nber working paper #20669.

social networks as contract enforcement: evidence from a lab experiment in the field (with cynthia kinnan and horacio larreguy, february 2015) [revision requested at the amerian economic journal: applied economics], nber working paper #20259.

gossip: identifying central individuals in a social newtork (with abhijit banerjee, esther duflo, and matthew o. jackson, august 2014), nber working paper #20422.

tractable and consistent random graph models (with matthew o. jackson, june 2014), nber working paper #20276, arXiv.

a note on payments in the lab for infinite horizon dynamic games with discounting (with juan pablo xandri, june 2014)

econometrics of sampled networks (with randall lewis, november 2011; 2015 revision coming soon)

inference for best linear approximations to set identified functions (with victor chernozhukov, francesca molinari and paul schrimpf, december 2012)

testing models of social learning on networks: evidence from a framed field experiment (with horacio larreguy and juan pablo xandri, march 2012)

information, networks and social insurance: evidence from a lab experiment in the field (with cynthia kinnan and horacio larreguy, september 2011)