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Home | People | Wendy Janssens

Wendy Janssens

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Research field
Empirical Microeconomics
Development, Family Economics, Field Experiments, Health, Policy Evaluation

List of publications

Abigail Barr and Marleen Dekker and Wendy Janssens and Bereket Kebede and B. Kramer. 2018. Cooperation in Polygynous Households. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 1945-7782

Xin Geng and Wendy Janssens and Berber Kramer and van der List, Marijn. 2018. Health insurance, a friend in need? Impacts of formal insurance and crowding out of informal insurance. World Development, 111, 196--210, 0305-750X

W. Janssens and B. Kramer and L. Swart. 2017. Be Patient When Measuring Hyperbolic Discounting: Stationarity, Time Consistency and Time Invariance in a Field Experiment. Journal of Development Economics, 126, 77--90, 0304-3878

W. Janssens and B. Kramer. 2016. The social dilemma of microinsurance: Free-riding in a framed field experiment. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 131-part B, 47--61, 0167-2681

W. Janssens and C. Rosemberg. 2014. The impact of a Caribbean home-visiting child development program on cognitive skills. Economics of Education Review, 39, 22--37, 0272-7757

W. Janssens. 2011. Externalities in program evaluation: the impact of a women’s empowerment program on immunization. Journal of the European Economic Association, 9, 1082--1113, 1542-4766

W. Janssens. 2010. Women's empowerment and the creation of social capital in Indian villages. World Development, 38, 974--988, 0305-750X