Myth-busting? Confronting Six Common Perceptions about Unconditional Cash Transfers as a Poverty Reduction Strategy in Africa6 Jun 2017
Child Malnutrition, Consumption Growth, Maternal Care and Price Shocks: New Evidence from Northern Ghana18 May 2017
Can Unconditional Cash Transfers Lead to Sustainable Poverty Reduction? Evidence from two government-led programmes in Zambia31 Aug 2016
Happiness and Alleviation of Income Poverty: Impacts of an unconditional cash transfer programme using a subjective well-being approach23 Aug 2016
Cash for Women’s Empowerment? A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Government of Zambia’s Child Grant Programme9 Mar 2016
Heterogeneous impacts of an unconditioal cash transfer programme on schooling: evidence from the Ghana LEAP programme17 Dec 2015
How Much Do Programmes Pay? Transfer size in selected national cash transfer programmes in sub-Saharan Africa20 Oct 2015
Cash Transfers, Early Marriage, and Fertility in Malawi and Zambia (2018)Fidelia Dake, Luisa Natali, Gustavo Angeles, Jacobus de Hoop, Sudhanshu Handa
More evidence on the relationship between cash transfers and child height (2020)Averi Chakrabarti, Sudhanshu Handa, Luisa Natali, David Seidenfeld, Gelson Tembo
Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2020-3
Beyond internal validity: Towards a broader understanding of credibility in development policy research (2020)Gustavo Angeles, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, et al...
World Development, 2020-3, vol. 127
Cash Transfers, Microentrepreneurial Activity, and Child Work: Evidence from Malawi and Zambia (2019)Jacobus de Hoop, Valeria Groppo, Sudhanshu Handa
The World Bank economic review, 2019-11
Government of Malawi's unconditional cash transfer improves youth mental health (2019)Gustavo Angeles, Jacobus de Hoop, Sudhanshu Handa, Kelly Kilburn, Annamaria Milazzo, Amber Peterman
Social Science & Medicine, 2019-3, vol. 225, pp. 108-119.
Mythbusting: confronting six common perceptions about cash transfer programs in sub-Saharan Africa (2018)Sudhanshu Handa, Silvio Daidone, Amber Peterman, Benjamin Davis, Audrey Pereira, Tia Palermo, Jennifer Yablonski
World Bank Research Observer , 2018-10, vol. 33 (2), pp. 259-298.
Income transfers, early marriage and fertility in Malawi and Zambia (2018)Fidelia Dake, Luisa Natali, G. Angeles, Jacobus de Hoop, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman
Studies in Family Planning, 2018-11
The Role of Productive Activities in the Lives of Adolescents: Photovoice Evidence from Malawi (2018)Susannah Zietz, Jacobus de Hoop, Sudhanshu Handa
Children and Youth Services Review, 2018-2, vol. 86, pp. 246-255.
Examination of performance of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale Short Form 10 among African youth in poor, rural households (2018)Kelly Kilburn, Leah Prencipe, Lisa Hjelm, Amber Peterman, Sudhanshu Handa, Tia Palermo
BMC Psychiatry, 2018-6, vol. 18 (201)
Does money buy happiness? Evidence from an unconditional cash transfer in Zambia (2018)Luisa Natali, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, David Seidenfeld, Gelson Tembo
SSM - Population Health, 2018
Can unconditional cash transfers raise long-term living standards? Evidence from Zambia (2018)Sudhanshu Handa, Luisa Natali, David Seidenfeld, Gelson Tembo, Benjamin Davis
Journal of Development Economics, 2018-7, vol. 133, pp. 42-65.
List randomization for soliciting experience of intimate partner violence: Application to the evaluation of Zambia's unconditional child grant program (2017)Amber Peterman, Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, David Seidenfeld
Health Economics, 2017-9
Measuring Multidimensional Child Poverty in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals (2017)Yekaterina Chzhen, David Gordon, Sudhanshu Handa
Child Indicators Research, 2017-8, pp. 1-3.
Is graduation from Social Safety Nets Possible? Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa (2015)S. Diadone, L. Pellerano, Sudhanshu Handa, B. Davis
IDS Bulletin, 2015-3, vol. 46 (2), pp. 93-102.
Is there catch-up growth? Evidence from three continents (2015)Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman
Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2015-11, vol. 78 (4), pp. 470-500.
Impact of the Kenya Cash Transfer for Orphans and Vulnerable Children on Early Pregnancy and Marriage of Adolescent Girls (2015)Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, C. Huang, C. Halpern, A. Pettifor, H. Thirumurthy
Social Science & Medicine, 2015-9, vol. 141, pp. 36-45.
Effects of a Large-scale Unconditional Cash Transfer Program on Mental Health Outcomes of Young People in Kenya: A cluster randomized trial (2016)Kelly Kilburn, Harsha Thirumurthy, Carolyn Tucker Halpern, Audrey Pettifor, Sudhanshu Handa
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2016, vol. 58 (2), pp. 223-229.
Income Transfers and Maternal Health: Evidence from a National Randomized Social Cash Transfer Program in Zambia (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, D. Seidenfeld, G. Tembo
Health Economics, 2016-1, vol. 25 (2), pp. 225-236.
The Social and Economic Impacts of Zambia's Child Grant Program (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, D. Seidenfeld, B. David, G. Tembo, Zambia Evaluation Cash Transfer Team
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management , 2016-3, vol. 35 (2), pp. 357-387.
Cash Transfers and Child Nutrition: Pathways and Impacts (2017)Richard de Groot, Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, Luigi Peter Ragno, Amber Peterman
Development Policy Review, 2017-4
Investments in children’s health and the Kenyan cash transfer for orphans and vulnerable children: evidence from an unconditional cash transfer scheme (2017)Carolyn Huang, Kavita Singh, Sudhanshu Handa, Carolyn Halpern, Audrey Pettifor, Harsha Thirumurthy
Health Policy and Plannning, 2017-4
Cash for Women’s Empowerment? A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Government of Zambia’s Child Grant Program (2017)Juan Bonilla, Rosa Castro Zarzur, Sudhanshu Handa, Claire Nowlin, Amber Peterman, Hannah Ring, David Seidenfeld
World Development, 2017-3
Time Discounting and Credit Market Access in a Large-Scale Cash Transfer Programme (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, Bruno Martorano, Carolyn T. Halpern, Harsha Thirumurthy, Audrey Pettifor
Journal of African Economies, 2016-6, vol. 25 (3), pp. 367-387.
How does a national poverty programme influence sexual debut among Kenyan adolescents? (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, Tia Palermo, Molly Rosenberg, Audrey Pettifor, Carolyn Tucker Halpern, Harsha Thirumurthy
Global Public Health, 2016-2, pp. 1-22.
Unconditional government social cash transfer in Africa does not increase fertility (2016)Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, Leah Prencipe, David Seidenfeld
Journal of Population Economics, 2016-10, vol. 29 (4), pp. 1083-1111.
The impact of Zambia’s unconditional child grant on schooling and work: results from a large-scale social experiment (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, Luisa Natali, David Seidenfeld, Gelson Tembo
Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2016-7, vol. 8, pp. 346-367.
Social networks, social participation, and health among youth living in extreme poverty in rural Malawi (2016)Amelia Rock, Clare Barrington, Sara Abdoulayi, Maxton Tsoka, Peter Mvula, Sudhanshu Handa
Social Science & Medicine, 2016-12, vol. 170, pp. 55-62.
Impact of cash transfer programs on food security and nutrition in sub-Saharan Africa: A cross-country analysis (2016)Smriti Tiwaria, Silvio Daidone, Maria Angelita Ruvalcaba, Ervin Prifti, Sudhanshu Handa, Benjamin Davis, Ousmane Niang, Luca Pellerano, Paul Quarles van Ufford, David Seidenfeld
Global Food Security, 2016-12, vol. 11, pp. 72-83.
Poverty and perceived stress: Evidence from two unconditional cash transfer programs in Zambia (2017)Jacobus de Hoop, Tia Palermo, Lisa Hjelm, Sudhanshu Handa
Social Science & Medicine, 2017-3, vol. 177, pp. 110-117.
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