Health and AgingBrown, Phil and Thomas Huff. 2011. "Willingness to Pay in China's New Cooperative Medical System." Contemporary Economic Policy 29(1): 88-100.Wong, Po Yin and Phil Brown. 2011. "Natural Disasters and Vulnerability: Evidence from the 1997 Forest Fires in Indonesia." Forthcoming, BE Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy.Brown, Phil, Alan de Brauw, and Yang Du. 2009. "The New Cooperative Medical System: Does it Help Farmers with Health Shocks Maintain Living Standards?" Labor Economics 4(1): 1-22.Brown, Phil and Caroline Theoharides. 2009. "Health Seeking Behavior and Hospital Choice in China's New Cooperative Medical System." Health Economics 18: S47-S64.Brown, Phil, Alan de Brauw, and Yang Du. 2009. "Understanding Variation in the Design of the New Cooperative Medical System." The China Quarterly 198: 304-329. VulnerabilityBrown, Phil, Erwin Bulte, and Xiaobo Zhang. 2011. "Positional Spending and Status Seeking in Rural China." Forthcoming, Journal of Development Economics.Brown, Phil 2009. "Dowry and Intrahousehold Bargaining." Journal of Human Resources 44(1): 25-46. Brown, Phil and Brian Tierney. 2009. "Religion and Subjective Well-Being Among the Elderly in China." Journal of Socio-Economics 38: 310-319.Poverty and InequalityAgostini, Claudio, Phil Brown, and Xiaobo Zhang. "Neighbor Effects in the Provision of Public Goods in a Young Democracy." International Fool Policy Research Institute Working Paper No. 1027.Agostini, Claudio A. and Phil Brown. 2010. "Cash Transfers and Poverty Reduction in Chile." Forthcoming, Journal of Regional Science.Agostini, Claudio A. and Phil Brown. 2010. "Inequality at Low Levels of Aggregation in Chile." Review of Development Economics 14(2): 213-226.Agostini, Claudio A. and Phil Brown. 2010. "Local Distributional Effects of Government Cash Transfers in Chile." Review of Income and Wealth 56(2): 366-388.Agostini, Claudio A., Phil Brown, and Diana Paola Góngora. 2010. "Public Finance, Governance, and Cash Transfers in Alleviating Poverty and Inequality." Public Budgeting and Finance 30(2): 1-23.Agostini, Claudio A., Phil Brown, and Andrei Roman. 2010. "Estimating Poverty for Indigenous Groups by Matching Census and Survey Data." Latin American Journal of Economics 47: 125-150.Agostini, Claudio A., Phil Brown, and Andrei Roman. 2010. "Poverty and Inequality among Ethnic Groups in Chile." World Development 38(7): 1036-1046.Agostini, Claudio A., Phil Brown, and Diana Paola Góngora. 2008. "Spatial Distribution of Poverty in Chile." Estudios de Economía 25(1): 79-110. Agostini, Claudio A. and Phil Brown. 2007. "Spatial Aspects of Inequality in Chile." Revista de Análisis Económico 22(1) 3-33. EducationBrown, Phil and Nicholas Van Niel. "Relative Class Rankings Using z-Scores." Forthcoming, Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education.Brown, Phil 2006. "Parental Education and Investment in Children's Human Capital." Economic Development and Cultural Change 54(4): 759-790.Brown, Phil 2005. "Do Human Capital Investments Help to Explain the Relationship Between Parental Education and Child Learning?" Labor Economics 2(2): 60-75.Brown, Phil 2004. "On the Relationship Between Parental Education and Investments in Children's Human Capital." Labor Economics 1(2): 25-45.Brown, Phil and Albert Park. 2002. "Education and Poverty in Rural China." Economics of Education Review 21, 523-541.Brown, Phil 2002. "Parental Investment in Children's Human Capital in Rural China." China Education Forum 3(1): 6-10.Environmental EconomicsBrown, Phil and Yilin Xu. 2010. "Hydropower Development and Resettlement Policy on China's Nu River." The Journal of Contemporary China 19(66): 777-797.Tullos, Desiree, Phil Brown, Kelly Kibler, Darrin Magee, Bryan Tilt, and Aaron Wolf. 2010. "Perspectives on the Salience and Magnitude of Dam Impacts for Hydrodevelopment Scenarios." Water Alternatives 3(2): 71-90.Brown, Phil, Desiree Tullos, Bryan Tilt, Darrin Magee, and Aaron Wolf. 2009. "Modeling the Costs and Benefits of Dam Construction from a Multidisciplinary Perspective." Journal of Environmental Management 90: S303-S311.Kondolf, G. Matthias, Kristen McDonald, Desiree Tullos, Travis Winn, Phil Brown, Mike Gheleta, Paul Pedone, and Robert Wilkinson. 2009. "One Reservoir, Eight Steps: Assessing Cumulative Effects of Multiple Hydroelectric Dams on the Jinsha River." University of California, Berkeley, Working Paper and Under review.Brown, Phil, Darrin Magee, and Yilin Xu. 2008. "Socioeconomic Vulnerability in China's Hydropower Development." China Economic Review 19(4): 614-627.Humanitarian CrisesBrown, Phil and Po Yin Wong. 2009. "Does the Type of News Coverage Influence Donations to Disaster Relief?" Journal of Disaster Research 4(6): 499-505.Brown, Phil and Jessica H. Minty. 2008. "Media Coverage and Charitable Giving After the 2004 Tsunami." Southern Economic Journal 75(1): 9-25. Brown, Phil. 1994. "The 'Good Life' on the Rwandan Border," World View, 7(1): 1-3.