BFI Working Papers

Sharing research in progress—and refining it through rigorous discussion and debate—is a hallmark of scholarship at the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics.
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BFI Working Paper Apr 4, 2022

Dads and Daughters: Disentangling Altruism and Investment Motives for Spending on Children

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Seema Jayachandran
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty
BFI Working Paper Mar 7, 2022

Improving Willingness-to-Pay Elicitation by Including a Benchmark Good

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Seema Jayachandran
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Feb 10, 2020

Not Playing Favorites: An Experiment on Parental Fairness Preferences

James Berry, Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Maulik Jagnani
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Jan 4, 2019

Parents’ Beliefs About Their Children’s Academic Ability: Implications for Educational Investments

Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Early Childhood Education
BFI Working Paper Jun 5, 2018

How Does School Accountability Affect Teachers? Evidence from New York City

Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Topics:  Early Childhood Education, K-12 Education, Health care
BFI Working Paper Jul 11, 2017

Governance and the effectiveness of public health subsidies: Evidence from Ghana, Kenya and Uganda

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Pascaline Dupas, Jonathan Robinson
Topics:  Health care, Economic Mobility & Poverty