Research

Working Papers:

  • Training Mentors to Improve Mentee Business Outcomes – Experimental Evidence from Female Owned Microenterprises in Ethiopia” with Markus Goldstein [World Bank] and Gautam Bastian [World Bank]  (R&R, Economic Development and Cultural Change)
  • “Unconditional Cash Transfers and Intra-Household Decision-making: Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field Experiments in Rural Nigeria”, with Marcel Fafchamps [Stanford University], Markus Goldstein [World Bank], Kenneth Leonard [University of  Maryland] and Sreelakshmi Papineni [World  Bank]

Reports:

  • Ahmed, Akhter and Bakhtiar, M. Mehrab. 2020. “Boro Rice Procurement in Bangladesh: Implications for Policy.” Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

  • Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2020. “Second Rapid Assessment of Food and Nutrition Security in the Context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh”