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Ben D'Exelle is a professor of economics. Most of his research focuses on applied behavioral and experimental economics and impact evaluation. He joined UEA in 2010.
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Key Research Interests and Expertise
Most of Ben's research can be located in the fields of behavioural and experimental economics and impact evaluation in low-income countries. The research themes he has pursued and published on include: social networks and resource sharing, the functioning of rural markets, equity-efficiency trade-offs in irrigation systems, reproductive health, repayment and impact of microfinance, the micro-politics behind community-based development and the behavioural economics of rural investment. He has conducted most of his fieldwork in Nicaragua, Tanzania and Uganda.
Research Groups: Behavioural and Experimental Development Economics; Centre for Behavioural and Experimental Social Science; Impact Evaluation for International Developement
Research grants management
2016-2019 A Behavioural Economic Analysis of Reproductive Health in Burkina Faso and Tanzania, £493,452. DFID/ESRC. Principal Investigator.
2012-2015 A Behavioural Economic Analysis of Agricultural Investment Decisions in Uganda, £431,995. DFID/ESRC. Co-investigator.
Ben teaches micro-economics, econometrics, research techniques and analysis, and applied methods in impact evaluation at the postgraduate level. He also co-directs the MSc Impact Evaluation for International Development. He supervises several PhD students
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13/11/20 → 12/11/21
D'Exelle, B., Filippi, V., Hansen, C., Ilboudo, P., Meda, N. & Tungodden, B.
1/07/16 → 15/12/19
27/01/14 → 31/12/15
15/08/12 → 14/08/14
Clist, P., Verschoor, A. & D'Exelle, B., Feb 2021, In : Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 182, p. 297-310 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile6 Downloads (Pure)
Fuhrmann, H., D'Exelle, B. & Verschoor, A., Feb 2021, In : Ecological Economics. 180, 106850.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article3 Citations (Scopus)
Nothing but the truth: Consistency and efficiency of the list experiment method for the measurement of sensitive health behavioursLépine, A., Treibich, C. & D’Exelle, B., Dec 2020, In : Social Science & Medicine. 266, 113326.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile3 Citations (Scopus)12 Downloads (Pure)
Verschoor, A. & D'Exelle, B., 15 Dec 2020, In : Theory and Decision.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile11 Downloads (Pure)
Fuhrmann, H., D'Exelle, B. & Verschoor, A., Apr 2020, (DEV Working Paper Series; no. 56).
Research output: Working paperOpen Access