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1.

International Migration, Remittances, and Poverty in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3179
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Tulane University - Accounting & Taxation and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 618
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Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes Y Jefas

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3165
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and World Bank
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Gender and Poverty: A Life Cycle Approach to the Analysis of the Differences in Gender Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3153
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 149
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Contracting Models of the Phillips Curve: Empirical Estimates for Middle-Income Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3139
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
Downloads 128
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Who Benefits from Labor Market Regulations? Chile 1960-1998

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3143
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3092
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3091
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3111
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Utah
Downloads 169
10.

Migration and Human Capital in Brazil During the 1990s

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3093
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 146
11.

Child Labor, Income Shocks, and Access to Credit

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3075
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
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)
Downloads 319
12.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3074
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
Downloads 94
13.

International Migration, Remittances, and the Brain Drain: A Study of 24 Labor-Exporting Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3069
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
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?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3063
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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15.

The Mini-Integrated Macroeconomic Model for Poverty Analysis: A Framework for Analyzing the Unemployment and Poverty Effects of Fiscal and Labor Market Reforms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3067
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences
Downloads 126
16.

Labor Effects of Adult Mortality in Tanzanian Households

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3062
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 113
17.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3029
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management - Gender (PRMGE)
Downloads 277
18.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank
Downloads 105
19.

Options for Financing Lifelong Learning

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2994
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
Downloads 102
20.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3008
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2958
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2985
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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2965
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit
Downloads 290
24.

Trade Liberalization and Labor Market Adjustment in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2982
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
Downloads 272
25.

Wages and Productivity in Mexican Manufacturing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2964
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist
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26.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2959
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and CapAnalysis
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27.

School Attendance and Child Labor in Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2939
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist
Downloads 157
28.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2949
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 Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations
Downloads 142
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Mexico: In-Firm Training for the Knowledge Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2957
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist and World Bank
Downloads 128
30.

Crime and Local Inequality in South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2925
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of California, Berkeley and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 350
31.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2896
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Portland State University
Downloads 321
32.

Gender Dimensions of Child Labor and Street Children in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2897
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Tinbergen Institute and World Bank
Downloads 315
33.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2866
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside and World Bank

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34.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2853
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Boston College - Department of Economics
Downloads 54
35.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2849
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
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36.

The Spatial Division of Labor in Nepal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2845
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
Downloads 80
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Labor Market Implications of Switching the Currency Peg in a General Equilibrium Model for Lithuania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2830
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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38.

The Role of Labor Unions in Fostering Economic Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1469
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
Downloads 582
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The Privatization of the Russian Coal Industry: Policies and Processes in the Transformation of a Major Industry

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2820
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
Downloads 151
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The Collective Model of the Household and an Unexpected Implication for Child Labor: Hypothesis and an Empirical Test

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2813
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 219
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Why is Unemployment Low in the Former Soviet Union? Enterprise Restructuring and the Structure of Compensation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1617
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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London Business School and World Bank
Downloads 85
42.

Policies to Promote Saving for Retirement: A Synthetic Overview

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2801
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Downloads 137
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Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit in a Cross-Section

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2767
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)
Downloads 101
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The (Positive) Effect of Macroeconomic Crises on the Schooling and Employment Decisions of Children in a Middle-Income Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2762
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group
Downloads 58
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Are Public Sector Workers Underpaid? Appropriate Comparators in a Developing Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2747
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and World Bank
Downloads 187
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Children's Work and Schooling: Does Gender Matter? Evidence from the Peru Lsms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2745
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Revealed Preference and Self-Insurance: Can We Learn from the Self-Employed in Chile?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2754
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham and World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
Downloads 154
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Gender and the Allocation of Adult Time: Evidence from the Peru Lsms Panel Data

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2744
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Donor Fragmentation and Bureaucratic Quality in Aid Recipients

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2743
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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