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1.

Generating Employment in Poor and Fragile States: Evidence from Labor Market and Entrepreneurship Programs

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and World Bank
Downloads 5,082
2.

Economic Aspects of Bitcoin and Other Decentralized Public-Ledger Currency Platforms

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 685
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group
Downloads 4,173
3.

The Online Platform Economy: Has Growth Peaked?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute and JPMorgan Chase Institute
Downloads 1,272
5.

The Online Platform Economy in 2018: Drivers, Workers, Sellers, and Lessors

JPMorgan Chase Institute, 2018
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute, JPMorgan Chase Institute and JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Downloads 980
6.

Job and Wage Losses in Informal Sector due to the COVID-19 Lockdown Measures in India

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
International Labour Organization (ILO) and Collaborative Research and Dissemination (CORD)
Downloads 940
7.

Designing Against Discrimination in Online Markets

32 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 1183 (2017)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Cornell UniversityMicrosoft Research
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How Do Peer Awards Motivate Creative Content? Experimental Evidence from Reddit

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Questrom School of Business, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Operations and Information Management, University of Miami Herbert Business School and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 484
10.

Regulating the Human Supply Chain

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 102, 2017, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2914424
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 432
11.

Wage Discrimination in India's Formal and Informal Labour Markets

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
IIT Jammu and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Downloads 415
12.

Evaluating Competing Theories of Street Entrepreneurship: Some Lessons from a Study of Street Vendors in Bangalore, India

International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2012, pp. 391-409.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management and Indian Institute of Science
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13.

Wage Differences by Caste and Religion in India

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent
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14.

Blessing or Burden? The Impact of Refugees on Businesses and the Informal Economy

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
Bentley University, Bahcesehir University and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Downloads 384
15.

Earnings Inequality and Dynamics in the Presence of Informality: The Case of Brazil

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 18 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2022
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU), Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Columbia University and Cornell University, Department of Economics, Students

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16.

Informal Sector Entrepreneurship

OECD Policy Briefing, Paris, 2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management
Downloads 321
17.

The Impact of Syrian Refugees on Natives' Labor Market Outcomes in Turkey: Evidence from a Quasi-Experimental Design

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9348
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Government of the Republic of Turkey - Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and TED University
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18.

The Labour Market Impact of Covid-19 Lockdowns: Evidence from Ghana

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14692
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Working Paper Series
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), United Nations - United Nations University (UNU), University of Ghana - Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) and University of Manchester
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19.

Challenges and Opportunities of India's Manufacturing Sector

OECD Working Paper , No. 1183, 2015
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
Downloads 279
20.

The Impact of Digital Technology on Work

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - University Institute of Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development (TIDES)
Downloads 277
21.

Informal Employment in Developed and Developing Economies: Perspectives and Policy Responses

International Labour Review, Vol. 152, No. 3–4, pp. 355-380 (2013)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management and International Labour Organization (ILO)
Downloads 273
22.

Política social contemporánea. Un paradigma en crisis (Contemporary Social Policy. A Paradigm in Crisis)

Number of pages: 162 Posted: 02 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
National University of Colombia
Downloads 269
23.

The Labor Market Effects of Venezuelan Migration to Colombia: Reconciling Conflicting Results

Lebow, Jeremy. "The labor market effects of Venezuelan migration to Colombia: reconciling conflicting results" IZA Journal of Development and Migration, vol.13, no.1, 2022, pp.-. https://doi.org/10.2478/izajodm-2022-0005
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2022
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 256
24.

The Covid-19 Conundrum in the Developing World: Protecting Lives or Protecting Jobs?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13136
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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25.

Informal Employment in China: Trends, Patterns and Determinants of Entry

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and Nottingham University Business School
Downloads 206
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Dependent Self-Employment: Trends, Challenges and Policy Responses in the EU

ILO Employment Working Paper no. 228, International Labour Office, Geneva
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management and International Labour Organization (ILO) - Policy Integration Department
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27.

Segmentation and Mobility in the Indian Labour Market

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2018
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IIT Jammu and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Downloads 198
28.

Labour Formalization and Declining Inequality in Argentina and Brazil in 2000s: A Dynamic Approach

ILO Research Paper No.9. International Labour Office
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Republic of Argentina - Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET)
Downloads 196
29.

Understanding Informality

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
Bogazici University, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank

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Downloads 195
30.

Blood Money

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2022
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 191
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How Large Is the Size of Nigeria’s Informal Economy? A Mimic Approach

International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, 2020
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Oct 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Central Bank of Nigeria, Abuja. and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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32.

Strategic Formal Layoffs: Unemployment Insurance and Informal Labor Markets

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2022
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Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Central Bank of Brazil, Princeton University, Bendheim Center for Finance and Washington University in St. Louis
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Labour Market Segmentation in the Indian Economy: An Investigation

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
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IIT Jammu and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Narratives of Daily Wage Workers Across Mazdoor Mandis (Labor Markets) of India During a Pandemic : Observations from an Ethnographic Survey in Cities of Lucknow and Pune

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
O. P. Jindal Global University - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS), ICRIER, entre for New Economics Studies (CNES), Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, Centre for New Economics Studies (CNES), Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, Centre for New Economics Studies (CNES), Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, O.P. Jindal Global University and O.P. Jindal Global University
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Integrating Social Insurance and Social Assistance Programs for the Future World of Labor

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13258
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2020
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Who Counts as Employed?: Informal Work, Employment Status, and Labor Market Slack

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 16-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
The Hebrew University and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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38.

Financing Local Economic Development: In Search of the Optimal Local Financial System

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Juraj Dobrila University of Pula (UNIPU)
Downloads 161
39.

Strengthening Wage Policies to Protect Incomes of the Informal and Migrant Workers in India

Labour and Development, V. V. Giri National Labour Institute 2021
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Working Paper Series
V. V. Giri National Labour Institute, International Labour Organization (ILO) and Government of India - Indian Economic Service
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40.

Can Reputation Discipline the Gig Economy?: Experimental Evidence From an Online Labor Market

Benson, Alan, Aaron Sojourner, and Akhmed Umyarov. 2019. "Can Reputation Discipline the Gig Economy? Experimental Evidence from an Online Labor Market.", Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis

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41.

Labour Migration in Kerala: A Study on Working Conditions of Unskilled Labourers.

(2016) International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, (Conference Special Issue), 13-16.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Mahatma Gandhi University
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The Informal Economy as a Path to Expanding Opportunities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management

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43.

Anarchist Economic Practices in a 'Capitalist' Society: Some Implications for Organisation and the Future of Work

Ephermera: theory and politics in organization, 2014, 14(4): 947-971
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Sheffield Hallam University - Faculty of Development and Society and University of Sheffield - School of Management
Downloads 147
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Unemployment Insurance as a Subsidy to Risky Firms

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2021
Working Paper Series
Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil - Central Bank of Brazil, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance, Princeton University, Bendheim Center for Finance and Washington University in St. Louis
Downloads 147
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Contingent Employment and Innovation

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 15 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 11 May 2022
Working Paper Series
Korea University Business School
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The Puzzles and Contradictions of the Indian Labour Market: What Will the Future of Work Look Like?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11376
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
International Labour Organization (ILO)
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An Evaluation of the Scale of Undeclared Work in the European Union and Its Structural Determinants: Estimates Using the Labour Input Method

An Evaluation of the Scale of Undeclared Work in the European Union and Its Structural Determinants: Estimates Using the Labour Input Method, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, ISBN: 978-92-79-75367-1
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management, University of Sheffield - School of Management, Institute of Economics, Zagreb, University of Sheffield - School of Management, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi
Downloads 139
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Independent Contractor or Employee?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
Pepperdine University - Rick J. Caruso School of Law
Downloads 138
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COVID-19 and Undeclared Work: Impacts, Challenges and Policy Responses

Williams, C.C. (2020) COVID-19 and Undeclared Work: impacts, challenges and policy responses. Regional Cooperation Council, Sarajevo.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield - School of Management
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Harm, Sex, and Consequences

Utah Law Review, Forthcoming, California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 18-11
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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