Aug 2019
Author(s): Kinnan, Cynthia; Samphantharak, Krislert; Townsend, Robert; Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
We study the dual role of networks in providing insurance and in propagating idiosyncratic shocks by using variation in the timing of severe shocks on health spending experienced by households in…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…