Sonia Laszlo

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor, Department of Economics

Contact Information
Address: 

855 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2T7

Phone: 
514-398-4400 Ext 00369
Email address: 
sonia.laszlo [at] mcgill.ca
Office: 
Peterson Hall 246
Curriculum vitae: 
Specialization: 

Development Economics, Health Economics, Labour Economics, Experimental Economics

Selected publications: 

Articles in refereed journals

  • "Is Bribery Really Regressive? Bribery’s Costs, Benefits and Mechanisms." With Jenny Hunt. World Development VOl. 40 (2): 355-372.

Related Links?: Is Bribery Really Regressive?

Related Documents: PDF icon Bribery: Who Pays, Who Refuses and What Are the Payoffs? (NBER version)PDF icon Is Bribery Really Regressive? Bribery’s Costs, Benefits and Mechanisms. (Current version)
 

  • "Ambiguity Aversion and Portfolio Choice in Small-Scale Peruvian Farming" with Jim Engle-Warnick and Javier Escobal. B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy. Vol. 11(1): Article 68

Related Links: Ambiguity Aversion and Portfolio Choice in Small-Scale Peruvian Farming
 

  • "Health, Aging and Childhood Socio-Economic Conditions in Mexico" co-authored with Franque Grimard and Wilfredo Lim. Journal of Health Economics Vol. 29:5 (September 2010): 630-640. 
     
  • "How do additional alternatives affect individual choice under uncertainty?" with Jim Engle-Warnick and Javier Escobal, Canadian Journal of Economics Vol. 42:1 (February 2009)

Related Links: How do additional alternatives affect individual choice under uncertainty?
 

  • "Migration, Social Networks and Credit: Empirical Evidence from Peru" with Eric Santor. Developing Economies (December 2009)

Related Links: Migration, Social Networks and Credit: Empirical Evidence from Peru
 

  • "Education, Labour Supply and Market Development in Rural Peru,"World Development Vol. 36:11 (November 2008)

Related Links: Education, Labour Supply and Market Development in Rural Peru
 

  • "Measurement Error in Access to Markets Data," with Javier EscobalOxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. Vol. 70:2 (April 2008) 

Related Links: Measurement Error in Access to Markets
 

  • "Self-Employment Earnings and Returns to Education in Rural Peru."Journal of Development Studies. Vol. 41:7 (October 2005)

Related Links: Self-employment earnings and returns to education in rural Peru

Articles under review

  • "Social Exchange and Risk and Ambiguity Preferences" with John Engle and Jim Engle-Warnick.

Related Links: Social Exchange and Risk and Ambiguity Preferences
 

  • "Long Term Effects of Civil Conflict on Women’s Health Outcomes in Peru" (September 2011) with Franque Grimard

Related Documents: PDF icon Long Term Effects of Civil Conflict on Women’s Health Outcomes in Peru
 

  • “Learning-by-Doing in an Ambiguous Environment” With Jim Engle-Warnick.

Related Documents: PDF icon Learning-by-Doing in an Ambiguous Environment

Working Papers

  • "Coordination, Common Knowledge and an H1N1 Outbreak." with Jim Engle-Warnick, Natalia Mishagina and Erin Strumpf. CIRANO working paper 2013s-10

Related Links: Coordination, Common Knowledge and an H1N1 Outbreak.
 

  • “Bribery: Who Pays, Who Refuses and What are the Payoffs.” With Jenny Hunt. NBER Working Paper #11635 (September 2005).

Related Links: NBER Version

Group: 
Associate Professor