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1.

International Migration, Remittances, and Poverty in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Tulane University - Accounting & Taxation and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes Y Jefas

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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3.

Health Care on the Frontlines: Survey Evidence on Public and Private Providers in Uganda

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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The World Bank, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and World Bank
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4.

Gender and Poverty: A Life Cycle Approach to the Analysis of the Differences in Gender Outcomes

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
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Contracting Models of the Phillips Curve: Empirical Estimates for Middle-Income Countries

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences and Pennsylvania State University - School of Business Administration
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Who Benefits from Labor Market Regulations? Chile 1960-1998

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank Group and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

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The Integrated Macroeconomic Model for Poverty Analysis: A Quantitative Macroeconomic Framework for the Analysis of Poverty Reduction Strategies

Number of pages: 126 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and World Bank
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8.

Labor Market Policies and Unemployment in Morocco: A Quantitative Analysis

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences and World Bank
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9.

International Trade and Wage Discrimination: Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Utah
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10.

Migration and Human Capital in Brazil During the 1990s

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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11.

Child Labor, Income Shocks, and Access to Credit

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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12.

The Gender Impact of Pension Reform: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Consultant, California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Maryland Population Research Center
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International Migration, Remittances, and the Brain Drain: A Study of 24 Labor-Exporting Countries

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Trade Liberalization, Firm Performance, and Labor Market Outcomes in the Developing World: What Can We Learn from Micro-Level Data?

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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Labor Effects of Adult Mortality in Tanzanian Households

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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17.

Who Benefits and How Much? How Gender Affects Welfare Impacts of a Booming Textile Industry

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management - Gender (PRMGE)
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18.

Off and Running? Technology, Trade, and the Rising Demand for Skilled Workers in Latin America

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank
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19.

Options for Financing Lifelong Learning

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
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20.

Technology, Computers, and Wages: Evidence from a Developing Economy

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and World Bank
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21.

Globalization and Workers in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank

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22.

The Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment in a Low Income Country: An Evaluation Using the Difference-in-Differences Approach

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Jakarta and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
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23.

Informality Revisited

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit
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24.

Trade Liberalization and Labor Market Adjustment in Brazil

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, World Bank, Yale University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group
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Wages and Productivity in Mexican Manufacturing

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Lead Economist
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26.

Wage Differentials and State-Private Sector Employment Choice in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and CapAnalysis
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27.

School Attendance and Child Labor in Ecuador

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Lead Economist
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28.

Intersectoral Migration in Southeast Asia: Evidence from Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Agricultural Economics and Management and Global Research Institute
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29.

Mexico: In-Firm Training for the Knowledge Economy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Lead Economist and World Bank
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30.

Crime and Local Inequality in South Africa

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of California, Berkeley and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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31.

The Wage Labor Market and Inequality in Vietnam in the 1990s

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Portland State University
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32.

Gender Dimensions of Child Labor and Street Children in Brazil

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Tinbergen Institute and World Bank
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33.

Transforming the Old into a Foundation for the New: Lessons of the Moldova Aria Project

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Ljubljana and World Bank

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34.

Private Interhousehold Transfers in Vietnam in the Early and Late 1990s

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Boston College - Department of Economics
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35.

Pooling, Savings, and Prevention Mitigating the Risk of Old Age Poverty in Chile

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
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36.

The Spatial Division of Labor in Nepal

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
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The Role of Labor Unions in Fostering Economic Development

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
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The Privatization of the Russian Coal Industry: Policies and Processes in the Transformation of a Major Industry

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
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40.

The Collective Model of the Household and an Unexpected Implication for Child Labor: Hypothesis and an Empirical Test

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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Why is Unemployment Low in the Former Soviet Union? Enterprise Restructuring and the Structure of Compensation

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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London Business School and World Bank
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42.

Policies to Promote Saving for Retirement: A Synthetic Overview

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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43.

Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit in a Cross-Section

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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The (Positive) Effect of Macroeconomic Crises on the Schooling and Employment Decisions of Children in a Middle-Income Country

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group
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Are Public Sector Workers Underpaid? Appropriate Comparators in a Developing Country

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Independent and World Bank
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Children's Work and Schooling: Does Gender Matter? Evidence from the Peru Lsms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Revealed Preference and Self-Insurance: Can We Learn from the Self-Employed in Chile?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Nottingham and World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
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Gender and the Allocation of Adult Time: Evidence from the Peru Lsms Panel Data

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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49.

Donor Fragmentation and Bureaucratic Quality in Aid Recipients

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3186
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Breadwinner or Caregiver? How Household Role Affects Labor Choices in Mexico

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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