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Ana C. Dammert

Associate Professor and M.A. Supervisor

Degrees:B.A. (PUC del Perú), M.A., Ph.D. (Syracuse)
Phone: 613-520-2600 x 3753
Office:B-849 Loeb

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Cross-appointed: Norman Paterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA)

Languages spoken other than English: Spanish

Research fields: development economics, labour economics, applied microeconomics

• child labour and schooling
• rural development

Refereed Publications in the Last 6 Years:

“Assessing Adult Farm Labor Statistics: Evidence from a Survey Design Experiment in Ethiopia” (with Jose Galdo), Economics Letters, Volume 203, 2021.

“Gender Bias in Agricultural Child Labor: Evidence from Experimental Survey Designs” (with Jose Galdo and Degnet Abebaw), World Bank Economic Review, 2020.

“The Effects of Public Policy on Child Labor: Current Knowledge, Gaps, and Implications for Program Design” (with Jacobus de Hoop, Eric Mvukiyehe and Furio C. Rosati), World Development, Volume 110, October 2018, Pages 104–123.

Most Significant Career Research Contributions:

“Child Labor Variation by Type of Respondent: Evidence from a Large-Scale Study” (with José Galdo), World Development, Volume 51, November 2013, Pages 207–220.

“Digital Labor-Market Intermediation and Job Expectations: Evidence from a Field Experiment” (with José Galdo and Virgilio Galdo), Economics Letters, Volume 120, Number 1, July 2013, Pages 112–116.

“Heterogeneous Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfers: Evidence from Nicaragua,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, Volume 58, Number 1, October 2009, Pages 53–83.

“Child Labor and Schooling Response to Changes in Coca Production in Rural Peru,” Journal of Development Economics, Volume 86, Number 1, April 2008, Pages 164–180.