“The Demand for Off-grid Solar Power: Evidence from Rural India’s Surprisingly Competitive Retail Power Market” (with Robin Burgess, Michael Greenstone and Anant Sudarshan)
[ Mimeo ]
“The Competitive Effects of Transmission Infrastructure in the Indian Electricity Market.”
[ Mimeo ]
“The Value of Discretion in the Enforcement of Regulation: Experimental Evidence and Structural Estimates from Environmental Inspections in India” (with Esther Duflo, Michael Greenstone and Rohini Pande). Accepted, Econometrica.
[ NBER ]
“Truth-telling by Third-party Auditors and the Response of Polluting Firms: Experimental Evidence from India” (with Esther Duflo, Michael Greenstone and Rohini Pande). Quarterly Journal of Economics (2013), 128 (4): 1499-1545.
[ Published ] [ NBER ] [ SSRN ]
“What Does Reputation Buy? Differentiation in a Market for Third-party Auditors” (with Esther Duflo, Michael Greenstone and Rohini Pande). American Economic Review, Papers & Proceedings (2013), 103 (3): 314-319.
[ Published ]
Selected Research in Progress
“Contract Enforcement and Productive Efficiency: Evidence from the Bidding and Renegotiation of Power Procurement Contracts in India”
“The Efficiency Costs of Distorted Electricity Tariffs: Evidence from Agricultural Power in Rajasthan” (with Anant Sudarshan)
“Lighting up Bihar: Electricity Rationing and the Public Good Nature of Electricity Supply” (with Robin Burgess, Michael Greenstone and Anant Sudarshan)
“Experimental Evidence on Market-Based Instruments for Environmental Regulation” (with Michael Greenstone, Rohini Pande and Anant Sudarshan)