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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:

“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, Vol. 110 (October 2018), pp. 104–123.

“Integrating Mobile Phone Technologies into Labor-Market Intermediation: A Multi-Treatment Experimental Design” (with José Galdo and Virgilio Galdo), IZA Journal of Labor and Development, Vol. 4, No. 11 (July 2015), pp. 1–26.

“Preventing Dengue Through Mobile Phones: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Peru” (with José Galdo and Virgilio Galdo), Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 35 (May 2014), pp. 147–161.

Most Significant Career Research Contributions:

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

“Digital Labor-Market Intermediation and Job Expectations: Evidence from a Field Experiment” (with José Galdo and Virgilio Galdo), Economics Letters, Vol. 120, No. 1 (July 2013), pp. 112–116.

“Heterogeneous Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfers: Evidence from Nicaragua,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 58, No. 1 (October 2009), pp. 53–83.

“Child Labor and Schooling Response to Changes in Coca Production in Rural Peru,” Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 86, No. 1 (April 2008), pp. 164–180.