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Michler, J.D., F. Viens, and G. Shively (2022). Risk, crop yields, and weather index insurance in village India. Journal of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association 1 (1): 61-81.

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Michler, J.D., W. Masters, and A. Josephson (2021). Research Ethics Beyond the IRB: Selection Bias and the Direction of Innovation in Applied Economics. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 43 (4): 1352-65.

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Arouna, A., J.D. Michler, W.G. Yergo, and K. Saito (2021). One size fits all? Experimental evidence on the digital delivery of personalized extension advice in Nigeria. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 103 (2): 596-619.

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Janzen, S. and J.D. Michler (2021). Ulysses' pact or Ulysses' raft: Using pre-analysis plans in experimental and non-experimental research. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 43 (4): 1286-1304.

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Josephson, A., T. Kilic, and J.D. Michler (2021). Socioeconomic impacts of COVID-19 in low-income countries. Nature Human Behaviour 5: 557-65.

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Arouna, A., J.D. Michler, and J.C. Lokossou (2021). Contract farming and rural transformation: Evidence from a field experiment in Benin. Journal of Development Economics 151: 102626.

Available as NBER Working Paper No. 25665

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Michler, J.D. and S.Y. Wu (2020). Relational contracts in agriculture: Theory and evidence. Annual Review of Resource Economics 12: 111-27.

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Michler, J.D. and S.Y Wu (2020). Governance and contract choice: Theory and evidence from groundwater irrigation markets. Journal of Economics Behavior and Organization 180: 129-47.

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Slade, P., J.D. Michler, and A. Josephson (2019). Foreign geographical indications, consumer preferences, and the domestic market for cheese. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 41 (3): 370-90.

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Michler, J.D, E. Tjernström, S. Verkaart, and K. Mausch (2019). Money matters: The role of yields and profits in agricultural technology adoption. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 101 (3): 710-31.

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Michler, J.D., K. Baylis, M. Arends-Kuenning, and K. Mazvimavi (2019). Conservation agriculture and climate resilience. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 93: 148–69.

Press: NPR,

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Josephson, A. and J.D. Michler (2018). Beasts of the field? Ethics in agricultural and applied economics. Food Policy 79: 1–11.

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Barriga Cabanillas, O., J.D. Michler, A. Michuda, and E. Tjernström (2018). Fitting and interpreting correlated random-coefficient models using Stata. Stata Journal 18 (1): 159–73.

Press: World Bank Development Impact Blog

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Michler, J.D., and A. Josephson (2017). To specialize or diversify: Agricultural diversity and poverty dynamics in Ethiopia. World Development 89: 214–26.

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Verkaart, S., B. Munyua, K. Mausch, and J.D. Michler (2017). Welfare impacts of improved chickpea adoption: A pathway for rural development in Ethiopia? Food Policy 66: 50–61.

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Michler, J.D., and G.E. Shively (2015). Land tenure, tenure security and farm efficiency: Panel evidence from the Philippines. Journal of Agricultural Economics 66 (1): 155–69.

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Books and Book Chapters

Michler, J.D. and A. Josephson (2022). Recent Developments in Inference: Practicalities for the Applied Economist. In J. Roosen and J.E. Hobbs, eds., A Modern Guide to Food Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Furbush, A., A. Josephson, T. Kilic, and J.D. Michler (2021). The Evolving Impact of COVID-19 in Four African Countries. In R. Arezki, S. Djankov, and U. Panizza, eds., Shaping Africa’s Post-Covid Recovery. London: CEPR Press.

Available as World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9556.

In Preparation

Tjernström, E., D. Ghanem, O. Barriga Cabanillas, T.J. Lybbert, J.D. Michler, A. Michuda. A group random coefficient approach to modeling heterogeneous returns to technology adoption.

Michler, J.D., P. Slade, and S.Y. Wu. Approximation in complex pricing mechanisms.

Deutschmann, J.W., J.D. Michler, and E. Tjernström. Complex pricing and consumer behavior: Evidence from a lab experiment.

Michler, J.D., S.D. Yun, and B. Gramig. A dynamic model of firm location in two-dimensional space.

Josephson, A., J.D. Michler, and A. Orr. An industrious revolution? Changes in the household economy in rural Bangladesh.

Baylis, K., M. Mallory, J.D. Michler, and T. Songsermsawa. Effects of credit and market access on farm gate prices in India.