Weiss Awardee Projects


Kehinde Ajayi -
Consumer Perceptions and Saving Responses to Information and Bank Reforms

Amrit Amirapu and Michael Gechter -
The Effect of Size-Based Regulations on Firms and the Pattern of Development in India

Samura Attalah - 
The Impact of Non-cognitive Skills on Uncertainty Response in Saudi Arabia

Felipe Barrera-Osorio -
School Incentives Program in Punjab, Pakistan

Melissa Dell -
The Impacts of Irrigation on Mexican Industrial Development

Scott Lee -
Motivating Community Health Workers: Two Field Experiments on Non-Financial Incentives for Prosocial Tasks

Anusha Nath -
Political Competition and Bureaucratic Effort

Yusuf Neggers -
Polling Station Officer Identity and Electoral Outcomes in India

Slawa Rokicki -
Study on mhealth and Reproductive Health in Teens

Martin Rotemberg & Jack Willis -
The Causes and Effects of Improved Health Supply: Evidence from Rwanda

Frank Schilbach -
Alcohol Consumption among Rickshaw Peddlers in Chennai: A Study of Poverty, Pain and Self Control

Anitha Sivasankaran - 
Work and Young Women's Well-being: Evidence from textile mill employment in India

Tavneet Suri -
Shortening the Hungry Season: The Impact of Shorter Duration Rice on Food Security in Sierra Leone

Laura Trucco -
Citizens’ Complaints and Public Good’s Provision

Manasi Sharma -
Optimizing Antiretroviral Adherence for Adolescents Living with HIV in Rwanda

Anne Karing -
Externalities and Social Influence in Childhood Immunization

Janhavi Nilekani -
Incentivizing Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving: An Experiment with Bus Drivers in Karnataka, India

Nancy Wang -
Milk Safety in China: A Field Experiment

Solomon Hsiang and Jeremy Magruder -
Detecting Social Networks with Satellite Imagery to Maximize Impact of Rural Development Initiatives at Minimal Cost

Niharika Singh -
Craigslist’ for the Rural Poor: A Field Experiment on Seasonal Migration

Samuel Bazzi -
Firm Entry Barriers, Growth Constraints, and Job Creation: Theory and Evidence from Brazil

Catherine Wolfram -
Estimating the Impacts of Rural Electrification in Kenya

Maria Steenland -
Examining Peer-effects of Water Treatment Practices to Improve Public Health

Laura Boudreau -
Giving Workers a Voice within the Firm: Evidence from Bangladesh’s Ready-made Garment Sector