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Essays on Environmental Economics and Industrial Orgnanization
This dissertation comprises three essays on environmental economics and industrial organization. A common theme for the essays is that they draw motivation from the real world and the theory literature to study individual ...
Essays in Urban Economics and Development
This dissertation comprises three essays at the intersection of Urban and Development Economics. The first chapter explores whether well-known facts about urbanization in the United States also hold in three large developing ...
Essays at the Intersection of Environmental and Development Economics
Air pollution levels in many developing countries are critically high and hazardous to human health. This dissertation studies interventions and policies to reduce air pollution in India. The first chapter focuses on ...
Essays in Health and Behavioral Economics
This dissertation consists of three chapters, each of which is an independent essay in the fields of health or behavioral economics. The first chapter explores the use of heuristics among highly-trained physicians diagnosing ...