Orazio Attanasio

Selected Publications

Public childcare, labor market outcomes of caregivers, and child development: experimental evidence from Brazil

This study examines the impact of publicly provided daycare for children aged 0-3 on outcomes of […]

Orazio Attanasio, Ricardo Paes de Barros, Pedro Carneiro, David K. Evans, Lycia Lima, Norbert Schady, Pedro Olinto
8 November 2022 | CWP19/22
The effect of gender-targeted conditional cash transfers on household expenditures: evidence from a randomized experiment

This paper studies the differential effect of targeting cash transfers to men or women on the […]

Alex Armand, Orazio Attanasio, Pedro Carneiro, Valérie Lechene
1 June 2018 | CWP33/18
Measuring and Changing Control: Women’s Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

This paper studies how targeted cash transfers to women a ffect their empowerment. We use a […]

Ingvild Almås, Alex Armand, Orazio Attanasio, Pedro Carneiro
2 March 2016 | CWP08/16
Evidence on public policy: Methodological issues, political issues and examples

In this paper I discuss how evidence on public policy is generated and in particular the […]

Orazio Attanasio
17 March 2014 | Journal Article
Enriching the home environment of low-income families in Colombia: a strategy to promote child development at scale

This article outlines how a home visiting intervention in Colombia, delivered at scale through partnering with […]

Orazio Attanasio, Sally Grantham-McGregor, Camila Fernandez, Emla Fitzsimons, Marta Rubio Codina, Costas Meghir
28 June 2013 | Journal Article
Modelling the demand for housing over the lifecycle

We model individual demand for housing over the life-cycle, and show the aggregate implications of this […]

Orazio Attanasio, Renata Bottazzi, Hamish Low, Lars Nesheim, Matthew Wakefield
1 January 2012 | Journal Article