Selected Bibliography for Leonardo Bursztyn

Assistant Professor in Economics and the College

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Published Works

"A Tear in the Iron Curtain: The Impact of Western Television on Consumption Behavior." Leonardo Bursztyn and Davide Cantoni; Review of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 98(1), pp. 25-41.

"How Does Peer Pressure Affect Educational Investments?" Leonardo Bursztyn and Robert Jensen; Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2015, 130(3), pp. 1329-67.

"Understanding Mechanisms Underlying Peer Effects: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Financial Decisions." Leonardo Bursztyn, Florian Ederer, Bruno Ferman and Noam Yuchtman; Econometrica, 2014, 82(4), pp. 1273-301.

"The Schooling Decision: Family Preferences, Intergenerational Conflict, and Moral Hazard in the Brazilian Favelas." Leonardo Bursztyn and Lucas C. Coffman; Journal of Political Economy, 2012, 120(3), pp. 359-97.

"The Environment and Directed Technical Change." Daron Acemoglu, Philippe Aghion, Leonardo Bursztyn and David Hemous; American Economic Review, 2012, 102(1), pp. 131-66

Essays on Development and Growth; Leonardo Almeida Bursztyn; Ph.D. Dissertation, Harvard University, 2010.