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1.

Human Development and Economic Growth

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 887
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 May 2004
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Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 2,278
2.

Financial Vergangenheitsbewaeltigung: The 1953 London Debt Agreement

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 880
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,250
3.

An Extension of the Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition Technique to Logit and Probit Models

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 873, IZA Discussion Paper No. 1917
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Jan 2006
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University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,547
4.

Teaching Entrepreneurship: Impact of Business Training on Microfinance Clients and Institutions

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 941, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University and Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Downloads 1,432
5.

Paths to Success: The Relationship between Human Development and Economic Growth

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 874
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,355
6.

What's Advertising Content Worth? Evidence from a Consumer Credit Marketing Field Experiment

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 968, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2009
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Yale University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Princeton University and Dartmouth College
Downloads 1,304
7.

Institutions and Development: A View from Below

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 928
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
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Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 1,223
8.

The Changing Trade and Revealed Comparative Advantages of Asian and Latin American Manufacture Exports

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 843
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,189
9.

Rural Financial Markets in Developing Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 914
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY Hunter College - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 1,179
10.

The Evolution of Development Thinking: Theory and Policy

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 886
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 1,134
11.

Developing Countries and the Multilateral Trading System After Doha

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 842
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 1,054
12.

Arthur Lewis' Contribution to Development Thinking and Policy

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 891
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
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Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 1,029
13.

Microfinance Games

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 936
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Maryland, Yale University and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

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Downloads 1,007
14.

Does Intellectual Property Protection Spur Technological Change?

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 831
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Delhi - Delhi School of Economics
Downloads 982
15.

School Subsidies for the Poor: Evaluating the Mexican Progresa Poverty Program

Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 834
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 954
16.

China's Capital and Productivity Measurement Using Financial Resources

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 851
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Feb 2003
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 932
17.

Trust: A Concept Too Many

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 907
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics
Downloads 903
18.

What's Psychology Worth? A Field Experiment in the Consumer Credit Market

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 918
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Yale University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Princeton University and Dartmouth College

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Downloads 890
19.

The Basic Public Finance of Public-Private Partnerships

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1618, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 957, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, University of Chile - Center of Applied Economics (CEA) and Universidad de los Andes

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Downloads 858
20.

Correlation Analysis of Financial Contagion: What One Should Know Before Running a Test

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 822
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2001
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European University Institute - Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS), Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 836
21.

Ownership and Control in the Entrepreneurial Firm: An International History of Private Limited Companies

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 959
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Dec 2007
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Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
Downloads 832
22.

Child Labor

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 856
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 815
23.

Human Capital, Schooling and Health Returns

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 853
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 787
24.

The Effect of Effectiveness: Donor Response to Aid Effectiveness in a Direct Mail Fundraising Experiment

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1038, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 130
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale University and Federal Trade Commission

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Downloads 778
25.

Elasticities of Demand for Consumer Credit

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 926
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale University and Dartmouth College
Downloads 671
26.

Decentralization in Argentina

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 825
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Yale Center for International and Area Studies, Princeton University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Government, Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 659
27.

Is There Evidence of FDI Spillover on Chinese Firms' Productivity and Innovation?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 934
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2006
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Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Colgate University - Economics Department
Downloads 644
28.

Family Planning as an Investment in Development: Evaluation of a Program's Consequences in Matlab, Bangladesh

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 951, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2639, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 13 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 624
29.

Human Development: Beyond the Hdi

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 916
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Oxford - Department of Economics and University of Oxford
Downloads 618
30.

Using Experimental Economics to Measure Social Capital and Predict Financial Decisions

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 909
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale University
Downloads 609
31.

Group Versus Individual Liability: Long Term Evidence from Philippine Microcredit Lending Groups

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 61, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 970
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 May 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Yale University
Downloads 600
32.

The Fertility Transition: Economic Explanations

Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 833
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 594
33.

India's Reform of External Sector Policies and Future Multilateral Trade Negotiations

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 830
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 591
34.

Is Dualism Worth Revisiting?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 870
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 589
35.

The Impact of Consulting Services on Small and Medium Enterprises: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Mexico

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 100, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 580
36.

Health Economics for Low-Income Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 955
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Nairobi - Department of Economics
Downloads 565
37.

Wage Gains Associated with Height as a Form of Health Human Capital

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 841
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 565
38.

The Determinants of the Global Digital Divide: A Cross-Country Analysis of Computer and Internet Penetration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1305; Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 881; UC Santa Cruz Economics Working Paper No. 562
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Mar 2004
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University of Wisconsin, Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics

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Downloads 555
39.

Families, Human Capital, and Small Business: Evidence from the Characteristics of Business Owners Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1296; Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 871
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Nov 2003
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University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Boulder

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Downloads 548
40.

Selling Formal Insurance to the Informally Insured

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 97, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 538
41.

Privatizing Highways in Latin America: Is it Possible to Fix What Went Wrong?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 866
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, Universidad de los Andes and University of Chile - Center of Applied Economics (CEA)
Downloads 533
42.

Social Networks in Ghana

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 888
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 518
43.

Demystifying the German Armament Miracle During World War Ii: New Insights from the Annual Audits of German Aircraft Producers

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 905
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Mannheim, University of Mannheim - Faculty of Law and University of Bochum
Downloads 503
44.

Gmos: Prospects for Increased Crop Productivity in Developing Countries

Yale University Economic Discussion Paper No. 878
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 478
45.

Fertility and Income

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 925
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Oct 2005
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 470
46.

Human Resources in China: The Birth Quota, Returns to Schooling, and Migration

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 855
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center

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47.

Inside the 'Black Box' of Project Star: Estimation of Peer Effects Using Experimental Data

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 832
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 22 Jul 2001
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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48.

Do Population Control Policies Induce More Human Capital Investment? Twins, Birthweight, and China's 'One Child' Policy

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 933, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2082
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 441
49.

Growth and Human Development: Comparative Latin American Experience

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 826
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 441
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Why Governments Should Invest More to Educate Girls

Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 836
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 435