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Biography

Sonia Laszlo is Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the Institute for the Study of International Development. Her research expertise covers many aspects of applied microeconomic analysis in economic development. Specifically, she is currently working in two broad research areas: decision-making under uncertainty (namely concerning technology adoption among subsistence farmers) and the micro-economic effects of social policies and conditions (in the area of education, health and labour markets), with a focus on women. Sonia Laszlo has conducted her research in Peru, Kenya and in the Caribbean, using laboratory experiments, surveys or randomized controlled trials. She is also a member of the Grupo de Analysis para el Desarrollo (GRADE). In 2005 she co‐founded and has since been an executive member of the Canadian Development Economics Study Group (CDESG), which groups both academic and policy development economists in Canada.
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Publications by Sonia Laszlo

10 publications
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August 29, 2016

Learning in a Bandit Game and Technology Choice

Kaywana Raeburn, Jim Engle-Warnick, Sonia Laszlo and Jian Li

Agriculture
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August 24, 2016

Learning-by-Doing in an Ambiguous Environment

Jim Engle-Warnick and Sonia Laszlo

Experimental Economics
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August 24, 2016

Determinants of Food Consumption Choices: Experimental Evidence from St. Kitts

Kaywana Raeburn, Jim Engle-Warnick and Sonia Laszlo

Agriculture and Experimental Economics
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August 24, 2016

Resolving Ambiguity as a Public Good: Experimental Evidence from Guyana

Kaywana Raeburn, Jim Engle-Warnick and Sonia Laszlo

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May 1, 2013

Coordination, Common Knowledge and an H1N1 Outbreak

Jim Engle-Warnick, Sonia Laszlo, Natalia Mishagina and Erin Strumpf

Experimental Economics
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May 1, 2011

Social Exchange and Risk and Ambiguity Preferences

John Engle, Jim Engle-Warnick and Sonia Laszlo

Experimental Economics
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