Andrew Dustan

Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
Vanderbilt University



"Flourish or Fail? The Risky Reward of Elite High School Admission in Mexico City" with Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet. Journal of Human Resources 52(3): 756-799, 2017.

Working Papers

"Family Networks and School Choice" [Submitted]

"Commuting to Educational Opportunity? School Choice Effects of Mass Transit Expansion in Mexico City" with Diana Ngo [Revision requested]

"Sibling Spillover Effects of High School Quality in Mexico City" [Draft available upon request]

"Can Large, Untargeted Scholarships Decrease High School Dropout? Evidence from Mexico City’s Prepa
Si" [Draft available upon request]

"Motivating Bureaucrats with Non-monetary Incentives when State Capacity is Weak: Evidence from a Large Field Experiment in Peru" with Stanislao Maldonado and Juan Manuel Hernández-Agramonte [Draft coming soon]

Other work

"Recent Advances in Impact Analysis Methods for Ex-post Impact Assessments of Agricultural Technology: Options for the CGIAR" with Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet



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