Oriana Bandiera

Oriana Bandiera is a Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics. She specializes in the design of field experiments to evaluate how individual behavior is shaped by monetary incentives and social relationships. Recent work covers field experiments on the provision of incentives for pro-social tasks among community workers in Zambia and the randomized evaluation of large scale poverty reduction and female empowerment interventions in Bangladesh, Uganda and Tanzania.

Researcher's Grant Projects

Building on an existing large-scale randomized controlled trial involving Ugandan SMEs, this project measures the spillover effects of several business expansion interventions on the business practices of firms that belong to the ‘treated’ firms’ social, business and market networks. 
Researchers: Imran Rasul, Oriana Bandiera, Robin Burgess, Munshi Sulaiman, Vittorio Bassi
Grants Round: 1st MRG Round
Country: Uganda