Working Papers

Antiretroviral Drug Access and Behavior Change 

Local Economic Conditions and Participation in the Rwandan Genocide

Corruption and Averting AIDS Deaths

Money, Masculinity, and Men’s Health: Experimental Evidence on Demand for a Preventive Health Input (with Nicholas Wilson) (draft available upon request)

What Can We Learn From Babies Born During Healthworker Strikers (with Anthony Keats) (draft available upon request)

Published and Forthcoming

Advertising for Demand Creation for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision” (with Sasha Frade, Dino Rech, and Nicholas Wilson)

Citation: Wilson, Nicholas, Sasha Frade, Dino Rech, and Willa Friedman. “Advertising for demand creation for voluntary medical male circumcision.” Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999) 72, no. Suppl 4 (2016): S293.



Education as Liberation? (with Michael Kremer, Edward Miguel, and Rebecca Thornton)

Citation: Friedman, Willa, Michael Kremer, Edward Miguel, and Rebecca Thornton. 2015. “Education as Liberation?” Economica, 83(329): 1-30, 10.1111/ecca.12168.


Can Mobile Phone Messages to Drug Sellers Improve Treatment of Childhood Diarrhea? – A Randomized Controlled Trial in Ghana (with Benjamin Woodman and Minki Chatterji)

Citation: Friedman, Willa, Benjamin Woodman, and Minki Chatterji. “Can mobile phone messages to drug sellers improve treatment of childhood diarrhoea?—A randomized controlled trial in Ghana.” Health policy and planning 30. (2015): i82-i92.

Book Chapter

The Economics of Genocide in Rwanda

Citation: Friedman, Willa. “The Economics of Genocide in Rwanda.” Economic Aspects of Genocides, Other Mass Atrocities, and Their Prevention (2016): 339.