Publications

The searchable list below includes peer-reviewed publications by CPC fellows, predoctoral trainees, postdoctoral scholars, and professional staff during the period of 2004 - present. 

Additional publications by our research projects and their collaborative communities may be found on their respective web sites such as:


Ickes, Scott Bradley; Jilcott, Stephanie B.; Myhre, Jennifer A.; Adair, Linda S.; Thirumurthy, Harsha; Handa, Sudhanshu; Bentley, Margaret E.; & Ammerman, Alice S. (2012). Examination of Facilitators and Barriers to Home-Based Supplemental Feeding with Ready-to-Use Food for Underweight Children in Western Uganda. Maternal & Child Nutrition, 8(1), 115-29. PMCID: PMC3886188

The Kenya CT-OVC Evaluation Team, [Sudhanshu Handa, Member]. (2012). The Impact of Kenya's Cash Transfer for Orphans and Vulnerable Children on Human Capital. Journal of Development Effectiveness, 4(1), 38-49.

The Kenya CT-OVC Evaluation Team, [Sudhanshu Handa, Member]. (2012). The Impact of the Kenya Cash Transfer Program for Orphans and Vulnerable Children on Household Spending. Journal of Development Effectiveness, 4(1), 9-37.

Blank, Lorraine R.; Devereux, Stephen; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2011). The Case for Social Protection for Children. In Handa, Sudhanshu, Devereux, Stephen & Webb, Douglas (Eds.), Social Protection for Africa's Children (pp. 15-27). New York: Routledge.

Devereux, Stephen; Webb, Douglas; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2011). Social Protection for Africa's Children. In Handa, Sudhanshu, Devereux, Stephen & Webb, Douglas (Eds.), Social Protection for Africa's Children (pp. 3-14). New York: Routledge.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Alviar, Carlos; Musembi, Daniel Nzei; & Ochieng, Samuel Oluoch. (2011). Targeting of Kenya's Cash Transfer Program for Orphans and Vulnerable Children. In Handa, Sudhanshu, Devereux, Stephen & Webb, Douglas (Eds.), Social Protection for Africa's Children (pp. 57-67). New York: Routledge.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Devereux, Stephen; & Webb, Douglas. (2011). Social Protection for Africa's Children. New York: Routledge.

Stewart, Scott R.; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2011). Reaching Orphans and Vulnerable Children through Cash Transfers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Simulation Results from Alternative Targeting Schemes. In Handa, Sudhanshu, Devereux, Stephen & Webb, Douglas (Eds.), Social Protection for Africa's Children (pp. 31-56). New York: Routledge.

Alviar, Carlos; Ayala, Francisco; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2010). Testing Combined Targeting Systems for Cash Transfer Programmes: The Case of the CT-OVC Programme in Kenya. In Lawson, David, Hulme, David, Matin, Imran & Moore, Karen (Eds.), What Works for the Poorest? Poverty Reduction Programmes for the World's Extreme Poor (pp. 97-114). Rugby, England: Practical Action Publishing.

Campbell, Penelope; Handa, Sudhanshu; Moroni, Marta; Odongo, Shirley; & Palermo, Tia M. (2010). Assessing the “Orphan Effect” in Determining Development Outcomes for Children in 11 Eastern and Southern African Countries. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 5(1), 12-32.

Handa, Sudhanshu; & Maluccio, John A. (2010). Matching the Gold Standard: Comparing Experimental and Nonexperimental Evaluation Techniques for a Geographically Targeted Program. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 58(3), 415-47.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Davis, Benjamin; Stampini, Marco; & Winters, Paul C. (2010). Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in Conditional Cash Transfer Programmes: Assessing the Impact of Progresa on Agricultural Households. Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2(3), 320-35.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Koch, Steve; & Ng, Shu Wen. (2010). Child Mortality in Eastern and Southern Africa. Population Review, 49(1), 8-35.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Peterman, Amber; Davis, Benjamin; & Stampini, Marco. (2009). Opening Up Pandora’s Box: The Effect of Gender Targeting and Conditionality on Household Spending Behavior in Mexico’s Progresa Program. World Development, 37(6), 1129-42.

Handa, Sudhanshu; Pineda, Heiling; Esquivel, Yannette; Lopez, Blancadilia; Gurdian, Nidia Veronica; & Regalia, Ferdinando. (2009). Non-Formal Basic Education as a Development Priority: Evidence from Nicaragua. Economics of Education Review, 28(4), 512-22.

Blank, Lorraine R.; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2008). Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa: A Framework and Strategy for UNICEF. Nairobi, Kenya: UNICEF Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office.

Handa, Sudhanshu; & Sharma, Anand. (2008). Economic Losses Due to Failure to Provide Early Childhood Development Services: Empirical Evidence from Eastern and Southern Africa. In Prpich, Leslie, Curtis, Louise & Zimanyi, Louise (Eds.), Coordinator's Notebook: An International Resource for Early Childhood (pp. 24-7). Toronto: Consultative Group on Early Childhood Care and Development.

Handa, Sudhanshu. (2007). Indigenous Health in Mexico. In Giuffrida, Antonio (Ed.), Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health in Latin America and the Caribbean (pp. 65-92). Washington: Inter-American Development Bank. Social Protection and Health Division. Country Department Andean Group.

Handa, Sudhanshu; & Peterman, Amber. (2007). Child Health and School Enrollment: A Replication. Journal of Human Resources, 42(4), 863-80.

Diaz, Juan Jose; & Handa, Sudhanshu. (2006). An Assessment of Propensity Score Matching as a Nonexperimental Impact Estimator: Evidence from Mexico’s PROGRESA Program. Journal of Human Resources, 41(2), 319-45.

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