Benjamin A. Olken
Benjamin A. Olken
MIT Department of Economics
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Monitoring corruption: evidence from a field experiment in Indonesia
BA Olken
Journal of Political Economy 115 (2), 200-249, 2007
19832007
Temperature shocks and economic growth: Evidence from the last half century
M Dell, BF Jones, BA Olken
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 4 (3), 66-95, 2012
1649*2012
What do we learn from the weather? The new climate-economy literature
M Dell, BF Jones, BA Olken
Journal of Economic Literature 52 (3), 740-98, 2014
13762014
Do leaders matter? National leadership and growth since World War II
BF Jones, BA Olken
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 120 (3), 835, 2005
12192005
Corruption in Developing Countries
BA Olken, R Pande
Annual Review of Economics 4, 479-505, 2012
9572012
Corruption perceptions vs. corruption reality
BA Olken
Journal of Public economics 93 (7-8), 950-964, 2009
8612009
The political economy of deforestation in the tropics
R Burgess, M Hansen, BA Olken, P Potapov, S Sieber
Quarterly Journal of Economics 127 (4), 1707-1754, 2012
5192012
Direct democracy and local public goods: Evidence from a field experiment in indonesia
BA Olken
American Political Science Review 104 (2), 243-267, 2010
4982010
Targeting the poor: evidence from a field experiment in Indonesia
V Alatas, A Banerjee, R Hanna, BA Olken, J Tobias
American Economic Review 104 (2), 1206-1240, 2012
4772012
The anatomy of start-stop growth
B Jones, BA Olken
Review of Economics and Statistics 90 (3), 582-587, 2008
4772008
Corruption and the costs of redistribution: Micro evidence from Indonesia
BA Olken
Journal of public economics 90 (4-5), 853-870, 2006
4742006
Temperature and Income: Reconciling New Cross-Sectional and Panel Estimates
M Dell, BF Jones, BA Olken
American Economic Review 99 (2), 198, 2009
4102009
The simple economics of extortion: evidence from trucking in Aceh
BA Olken, P Barron
Journal of Political Economy 117 (3), 417-452, 2009
3872009
Do television and radio destroy social capital? Evidence from Indonesian Villages
BA Olken
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 1 (4), 1-33, 2009
3772009
The Missing "Missing Middle"
CT Hsieh, BA Olken
Journal of Economic Perspectives 28 (3), 89-108, 2014
2912014
The personnel economics of the state
F Finan, BA Olken, R Pande
National Bureau of Economic Research, 2015
279*2015
Tax Farming Redux: Experimental Evidence on Performance Pay for Tax Collectors
AQ Khan, AI Khwaja, BA Olken
Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2016
2492016
Debunking the stereotype of the lazy welfare recipient: Evidence from cash transfer programs
AV Banerjee, R Hanna, GE Kreindler, BA Olken
The World Bank Research Observer 32 (2), 155-184, 2017
2422017
Hit or miss? the effect of assassinations on institutions and war
BF Jones, BA Olken
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 1 (2), 55-87, 2009
2362009
Climate shocks and exports
BF Jones, BA Olken
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 100 (2), 454-259, 2010
2112010
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