David Evans

World Bank

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

What Really Works to Improve Learning in Developing Countries? An Analysis of Divergent Findings in Systematic Reviews

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7203
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David Evans and Anna Popova
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 442 (92,747)
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Education For All, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Effective Schools and Teachers

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Cash Transfers and Temptation Goods: A Review of Global Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6886
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David Evans and Anna Popova
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 353 (119,914)
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Debt Markets, Rural Poverty Reduction, Services & Transfers to Poor, Economic Theory & Research, Poverty Impact Evaluation

3.

Teacher Professional Development Around the World: The Gap between Evidence and Practice

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8572
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
World Bank, World Bank, Georgetown University and Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Downloads 296 (144,519)
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Training Teachers on the Job: What Works and How to Measure it

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7834
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Oct 2016
Violeta Arancibia, Anna Popova and David Evans
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 148 (272,928)
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Educational Sciences

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Orphans and Ebola: Estimating the Secondary Impact of a Public Health Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7196
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David Evans and Anna Popova
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 125 (310,686)

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Nutrition, Early Child and Children's Health, Children and Youth, Reproductive Health, Early Childhood Development

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Cost-Effectiveness Measurement in Development: Accounting for Local Costs and Noisy Impacts

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7027
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David Evans and Anna Popova
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 111 (338,025)
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Educational Sciences, Educational Populations, Education for Development (superceded), Economics of Education, Education For All

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The Next Wave of Deaths from Ebola? The Impact of Health Care Worker Mortality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7344
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David Evans, Markus Goldstein and Anna Popova
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 89 (389,820)

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Reproductive Health

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Extending the School Day in Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7309
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Peter Holland, Pablo Alfaro and David Evans
World Bank, Government of the Republic of Chile - Ministry of Education and World Bank
Downloads 82 (409,390)
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Educational Sciences, Economics of Education

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The Permanent Input Hypothesis: The Case of Textbooks and (No) Student Learning in Sierra Leone

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7021
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank and Tufts University
Downloads 81 (412,293)

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Educational Institutions & Facilities, Education For All, Educational Policy and Planning - Ministry of Education, Educational Policy and Planning - Institutional Development, Anthropology, Gender and Social Development, Educational Populations, Education for Development (superceded), Educational Policy and Planning, Educational Sciences

10.

Parental Human Capital and Effective School Management: Evidence from the Gambia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7238
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank, Chief Economist Office for AfricaUniversity of Toronto, Munk's School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, World Bank and World Bank Group
Downloads 79 (418,277)

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Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Sciences, Economics of Education

11.

Equivalent Years of Schooling: A Metric to Communicate Learning Gains in Concrete Terms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8752
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
David Evans and Fei Yuan
World Bank and Harvard University
Downloads 55 (502,914)

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Educational Sciences, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Inequality, Rural Labor Markets, Labor Markets

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School Costs, Short-Run Participation, and Long-Run Outcomes: Evidence from Kenya

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8421
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2018 Last Revised: 02 May 2018
David Evans and Irene Muthoni Ngatia
World Bank and World Bank
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Educational Sciences, Disability, Services & Transfers to Poor, Access of Poor to Social Services, Economic Assistance, Gender and Development, Education Finance, Economics of Education, Primary Education

13.

Cash Transfers and Health: Evidence from Tanzania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7882
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Nov 2016
David Evans, Brian Holtemeyer and Katrina Kosec
World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 49 (528,820)

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Management, Supervision, and Health Care: A Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10967
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
World Bank, World Bank, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
Downloads 13 (789,009)

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management, health care, supervision, economic development

Management, Supervision, and Health Care: A Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w23749
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 23 May 2022
World Bank, World Bank, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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Cash Transfers Increase Trust in Local Government

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8333
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2018
David Evans, Brian Holtemeyer and Katrina Kosec
World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 17 (726,059)
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Disability, Access of Poor to Social Services, Economic Assistance, Services & Transfers to Poor, Health Care Services Industry, Social Protections & Assistance, Educational Sciences, Inequality