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Home | People | Chris Elbers

Chris Elbers

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Empirical Microeconomics
growth, policy evaluation, poverty

List of publications

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning. 2014. Evaluation of Development Programs: Randomized Controlled Trials or Regressions?. World Bank Economic Review, 28, 432--445, 0258-6770

N.R.M. Pouw and C.T.M. Elbers. 2012. Modelling Priority Patterns in Asset Acquisition. The case of smallholder farmer in three rural districts in Uganda. Journal of Development Studies, 48, 1360--1374, 0022-0388

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and L. Pan. 2009. Insurance and rural welfare: what can panel data tell us?. Applied Economics, 41, 3093--3101, 0003-6846

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and de Hoop, J.J.. 2009. Assessing sector-wide programs with statistical impact evaluation: A methodological proposal. World Development, 37, 513--520, 0305-750X

Chris Elbers and Peter Lanjouw and Mistiaen, John A. and Berk Özler. 2008. Erratum: Reinterpreting between-group inequality (Journal of Economic Inequality (2008) vol. 6 (285) 10.1007/s10888-008-9098-8). Journal of Economic Inequality, 6, 285, 1569-1721

C.T.M. Elbers and P.F. Lanjouw and J. Mistiaen and B Özler. 2008. Reinterpreting between-group inequality. Journal of Economic Inequality, 6, 231--245, 1569-1721

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and B.H. Kinsey. 2007. Growth and Risk: Methodology and Micro Evidence. World Bank Economic Review, 21, 1--20, 0258-6770

C.T.M. Elbers and T. Fujii and P.F. Lanjouw and B Özler and W Yin. 2007. Poverty alleviation through geographic targeting: How much does disaggregation help?. Journal of Development Economics, 83, 198--213, 0304-3878

C.T.M. Elbers and Lanjouw, J. O. L. and P.F. Lanjouw. 2005. Imputed welfare estimates in regression analysis. Journal of Economic Geography, 5, 101--118, 1468-2702

C.T.M. Elbers and P.F. Lanjouw and J. Mistiaen and B Özler and K.R. Simler. 2004. On the Unequal Inequality of Poor Communities. World Bank Economic Review, 18, 401--421, 0258-6770

C.T.M. Elbers and Lanjouw, J. O. L. and P.F. Lanjouw. 2003. Micro-Level Estimation of Poverty and Inequality. Econometrica, 71, 355--364, 0012-9682

C.T.M. Elbers and P.F. Lanjouw. 2001. Intersectoral Transfer, Growth, and Inequality in Rural Ecuador. World Development, 29, 481--496, 0305-750X

Chris Elbers and Cees Withagen. 1984. Trading in exhaustible resources in the presence of conversion costs a general equilibrium approach. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 8, 197--209, 0165-1889