Research

Peer-Reviewed Research (*indicates equal contributions)

Orgill-Meyer, Jennifer. “The Evidence Base for Cognitive, Nutrition, and Other Benefits from Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Interventions.” In Oxford Encyclopedia of Water, Sanitation, and Global Health. Ed. Dale Whittington. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

Pakhtigian E, Dickinson K, Orgill-Meyer, J. Pattanayak S. (2022).  Sustaining Latrine Use: Peers, policies, and sanitation behaviors. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 200: 223-242.

Diriba D, Baumgartner J, Jack D, Carter E, Shen G, Orgill-Meyer J, Rosenthanal J, Dickinson K, Bailis R, Masuda Y, Zerriffi H. (2022). A systematic review of household energy transition in low and middle income countries. Energy Research and Social Science.

Sheahan K, Speizer I, Orgill-Meyer J, Curtis S, Weinberger M, Paul J, Bennett A (2021). Impact of the Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative and Health Facility Characteristics on the Integration of Family Planning and Child Immunization Services in Health Facilities in Urban Areas of Nigeria.  BMC Public Health.

Morgan, S., Baker, J., Orgill-Meyer, J., Jeuland, M. (2021). Valuing Water Quality with Adaptation: Evidence from a natural experiment in Jordan. Water Economics and Policy. https://doi.org/10.1142/S2382624X2150003X

Sheahan, K, Orgill-Meyer, J., Paul, J., Weinberger, M., Curtis, S., Speizer, I., Bennett, A. (2021). Development of Facility-Level Integration Indexes to Determine the Extent of Family Planning and Child Immunization Services Integration in Health Facilities in Urban Areas of Nigeria. Reproductive Health, 18(47). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12978-021-01105-y

Orgill-Meyer, J. (2020). Interaction of Village Latrine Coverage and School Latrines on Educational Outcomes in India. Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 10(4): 618-627. https://doi.org/10.2166/washdev.2020.049

Orgill-Meyer, J., Pattanayak, S. (2020). Improved Sanitation Increases Long-Term Cognitive Test Scores. World Development, 132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2020.104975

Kaczan, D.*, Orgill-Meyer, J.* (2019). The impact of climate change on migration: A synthesis of recent empirical insights. Climatic Change, 158:281-300. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-019-02560-0

Orgill-Meyer, J., Pattanayak, S., Chindarkar, N., Dickinson, K., Panda, U., Rai, S., Sahoo, B., Singha, A., Jeuland, M. (2019). Long-term impact of a community-led sanitation campaign in India, 2005-2016. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 97: 523-533A. http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.18.221572

Orgill-Meyer, J., Jeuland, M., Albert, J., & Cutler, N. (2018). Comparing Contingent Valuation and Averting Expenditure Estimates of the Costs of Irregular Water Supply. Ecological Economics, 146: 250-264. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2017.10.016

Jeuland, M., Orgill, J., Shaheed, A., Revell, G., & Brown, J. (2015). A matter of good taste: investigating preferences for in-house water treatment in peri-urban communities in Cambodia. Environment and Development Economics, 21(03), 291–317. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1355770X15000248

Shaheed, A., Orgill, J., Montgomery, M. A., Jeuland, A., & Brown, J. (2014). Why “improved” water sources are not always safe. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 92, 283–289. https://doi.org/10.2471/BLT.13.119594

Shaheed, A., Orgill, J., Ratana, C., Montgomery, M. A., Jeuland, M. A., & Brown, J. (2014). Water quality risks of ‘improved’ water sources: evidence from Cambodia. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 19(2), 186–194. https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12229

Orgill, J., Shaheed, A., Brown, J., & Jeuland, M. (2013). Water quality perceptions and willingness to pay for clean water in peri-urban Cambodian communities. Journal of Water and Health, 11(3), 489–506. https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2013.212

Papers Under Review/In Preparation

Krishnapriya, P.P, Orgill-Meyer J, Pattanayak S, Jeuland M. Gendered demand for environmental health: Evidence of complementarities from stove auctions in India. Under review.

Orgill-Meyer J, Jeuland M. Heterogeneous impacts of a water reliability intervention. In preparation.

Orgill-Meyer J, Das I, Jeuland M. Gendered Time-Saving Benefits of LPG Stoves. In preparation.

Ciuk D, Orgill-Meyer J, Perez T, Tavarez L. The Effects of Elite Cues and Policy-Relevant Information On Mexicans’ Attitudes Toward the U.S. and U.S. Foreign Aid. In preparation.

Ongoing Projects

  • Household and agricultural impacts of improved water reliability (Jordan)
  • Heterogeneous benefits of improved cooking technologies (India)
  • Elite cues and policy-relevant information (Mexico)
  • COVID-19 Perceptions and Impacts (Lancaster, Pennsylvania)
  • Lead remediation benefits (Lancaster, Pennsylvania)
  • Household energy transitions and human capital impacts (Indonesia)