Quentin T. Wodon

World Bank

Professor

1818 H Street NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

55

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Scholarly Papers (55)

1.

Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: The Role of Infrastructure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3163
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Danny Leipziger, Marianne Fay, Quentin T. Wodon and Tito Yepes
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Rising Food Prices in Sub-Saharan Africa: Poverty Impact and Policy Responses

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4738
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon and Hassan Zaman
World Bank and World Bank
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Food & Beverage Industry, Rural Poverty Reduction, Safety Nets and Transfers, Population Policies

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Potential Impact of Higher Food Prices on Poverty: Summary Estimates for a Dozen West and Central African Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4745
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Economics, World Bank and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Food & Beverage Industry, Population Policies, Poverty Lines

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What is Pro-Poor?

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 04-25
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Jean-Yves Duclos and Quentin T. Wodon
Laval University and World Bank
Downloads 298 (100,977)
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Poverty, inequality, pro-poor growth

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Growth, Poverty, and Inequality: A Regional Panel

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2072
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank
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growth, poverty, inequality, Bangladesh, panel data

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The Distributional Incidence of Residential Water and Electricity Subsidies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3878
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
World Bank, Georgetown University, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Tax Law, Energy Production and Transportation; Urban Water Supply and Sanitation, Town Water Supply and Sanitation

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Comparing the Impact of Food and Energy Price Shocks on Consumers: A Social Accounting Matrix Analysis for Ghana

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4741
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Juan Carlos Parra and Quentin T. Wodon
The World Bank and World Bank
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Markets and Market Access, Food & Beverage Industry, Energy Production and Transportation, Emerging Markets, Access to Markets

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Rice Prices and Poverty in Liberia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4742
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Clarence Tsimpo and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Food & Beverage Industry, Rural Poverty Reduction, Crops & Crop Management Systems, Population Policies

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Does Child Labor Displace Schooling? Evidence on Behavioral Responses to an Enrollment Subsidy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2116
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Quentin T. Wodon
Georgetown University and World Bank
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The Gender Wage Gap and Poverty in Colombia

Archivos de Economia Working Paper No. 239
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Aug 2004
Diego F. Angel-Urdinola and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Labor Supply, Labor Regulations, Gender Wage Gap, Poverty, Colombia

The Gender Wage Gap and Poverty in Colombia

Labour, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 721-739, December 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Diego F. Angel-Urdinola and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Mobility, Inequality, and Horizontal Equity

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Quentin T. Wodon
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 207 (146,192)
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mobility, inequality, horizontal equity

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Notes on Patents, Distortions, and Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 315
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank
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Real & Intellectual Property Law, General Technology, Environmental Economics & Policies, Education for the Knowledge Economy, Economic Theory & Research

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The Effect of Using Grouped Data on the Estimation of the Gini Income Elasticity

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Aug 2002
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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poverty, inequality, social exclusion, targeted programs

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Growth and Convergence: An Alternative Empirical Framework

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Mar 2002
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Growth, Inequality, Mobility, Convergence

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Cost Recovery, Equity, and Efficiency in Water Tariffs: Evidence from African Utilities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5384
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Research Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Town Water Supply and Sanitation, Infrastructure Economics, Urban Water Supply and Sanitation, Water Supply and Systems, Energy Production and Transportation

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Banking on the Poor? Branch Placement and Nonfarm Rural Development in Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1858
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Quentin T. Wodon
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Non-farm rural development, Grameen Bank, poverty, Bangladesh

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Impact of Rising Rice Prices and Policy Responses in Mali: Simulations with a Dynamic CGE Model

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4739
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kofi Nouve and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Markets and Market Access, Food & Beverage Industry, Rural Poverty Reduction, Crops & Crop Management Systems

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Analyzing Community Responses to HIV and Aids: Operational Framework and Typology

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5532
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Disability, Civil Society, Community Development and Empowerment, HIV AIDS, Health Monitoring & Evaluation

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Evaluating a Targeted Social Program When Placement is Decentralized

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1945
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Quentin T. Wodon
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Inequality and Social Welfare When Using Equivalence Scales

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Inequality, Social Welfare, Economies of Scale, Equivalence Scales

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Does Growth Lead to Deprivation?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Apr 2004
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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growth, inequality, satisfaction, deprivation

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Poverty-Efficient Transfer Programs: The Role of Targeting and Allocation Rules

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 03-05
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jun 2003
Jean-Yves Duclos, Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Laval University, Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Poverty, targeting, public policy, stochastic dominance

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Working Long Hours and Having No Choice: Time Poverty in Guinea

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4961
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Elena Bardasi and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, Scientific Research & Science Parks

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Trends in Household Coverage of Modern Infrastructure Services in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4880
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Town Water Supply and Sanitation, Population Policies, Urban Water Supply and Sanitation, Urban Slums Upgrading, Urban Services to the Poor

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Future Inequality in Carbon Dioxide Emissions and the Projected Impact of Abatement Proposals

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2084
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mark T. Heil and Quentin T. Wodon
EPA Headquarters and World Bank
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carbon emissions, inequality, climate change, global warming

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Poverty-Reducing Tax Reforms with Heterogeneous Agents

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 May 2003
Jean-Yves Duclos, Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Laval University, Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Poverty, Efficiency, Tax Reform, Stochastic Dominance

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Convergence Forward and Backward?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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convergence, growth

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Stigma and the Take-Up of Social Programs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4962
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jacques Ewoudou, Clarence Tsimpo and Quentin T. Wodon
University of Montreal, World Bank and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance, Regional Governance, Urban Governance and Management

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Does Increasing Access to Infrastructure Services Improve the Targeting Performance of Water Subsidies?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2008
Diego F. Angel-Urdinola and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Targeting, Subsidies, Utility Tariffs, Water, Nicaragua

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Assessing the Potential Impact on Poverty of Rising Cereals Prices: The Case of Ghana

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4740
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon, Clarence Tsimpo and Harold Coulombe
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Food & Beverage Industry, Achieving Shared Growth

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Socially Improving Tax Reforms

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 04-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Feb 2004
Jean-Yves Duclos, Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Laval University, Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Social Welfare, Poverty, Efficiency, Tax Reform, Stochastic Dominance

Socially Improving Tax Reforms

International Economic Review, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 1505-1537, November 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Oct 2008
Jean-Yves Duclos, Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Laval University, University of Ottawa and World Bank
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Assessing the Geographic Impact of Higher Food Prices in Guinea

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4743
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Coulombe and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Small Area Estimation Poverty Mapping, Achieving Shared Growth

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May Growth Lead to Higher Deprivation Despite Higher Satisfaction?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4921
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Economic Theory & Research, Inequality, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Labor Policies

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Is Low Coverage of Modern Infrastructure Services in African Cities Due to Lack of Demand or Lack of Supply ?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4881
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Currencies and Exchange Rates, Economic Theory & Research, Geographical Information Systems, Markets and Market Access

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Assessing the Potential Impact on Poverty of Rising Cereals Prices: The Case of Mali

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4744
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
George Joseph and Quentin T. Wodon
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, Food & Beverage Industry

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Fuzzy Targeting Indices and Orderings

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 56, No. 1, pp. 41-51, January 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Can Risk Averse Competitive Input Providers Serve Farmers Efficiently in Developing Countries ?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4922
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Economic Theory & Research, Crops & Crop Management Systems, Access to Finance, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

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Utility Subsidies as Social Transfers: An Empirical Evaluation of Targeting Performance

Development Policy Review, Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 659-679, November 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
World Bank, Georgetown University, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Measuring Poverty Reduction and Targeting Performance Under Multiple Government Programs

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 573-582, November 2004
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Performance of Fe Y Alegria High School Students in Colombia: Is it a Matter of Fe (Faith) or Alegria (Joy)?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5413
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Juan Carlos Parra Osorio and Quentin T. Wodon
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Tertiary Education, Secondary Education, Gender and Education, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education

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Argentinas Crises and the Poor, 1995-2002

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. 71
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank
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Growth and Convergence: A Social Welfare Framework

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 443-454, September 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Oct 2005
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Poverty-Reducing and Welfare-Improving Marginal Public Price and Price Cap Reforms

Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 683-698, August 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Paul Makdissi and Quentin T. Wodon
Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Risk-Adjusted Poverty in Argentina: Measurement and Determinants

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. 72
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank
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The Impact on Inequality of Raising the Minimum Wage: Gap-Narrowing and Reranking Effects

Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 317-327, June 2004
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Diego F. Angel-Urdinola and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Education and Health Services in Uganda: Quality of Inputs, User Satisfaction, and Community Welfare Levels

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8116
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
Clarence Tsimpo, Alvin Etang Ndip and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Inequality, Educational Sciences

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Funding Mechanisms for Civil Society Response: The Experience of the AIDS Response

World Bank Study
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 02 Feb 2014
Independent, World Bank, Independent, World Bank, Independent, Independent and Independent
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Is Internal Migration in Yemen Driven by Climate or Socio‐Economic Factors?

Review of International Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 295-310, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Apr 2013
George Joseph and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank and World Bank
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Higher Food Prices in Sub-Saharan Africa: Poverty Impact and Policy Responses

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 157-176, 2010
Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Quentin T. Wodon and Hassan Zaman
World Bank and World Bank

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I32, D1, Q12

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The Economic Impact of Armed Conflict in Rwanda

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 14, Issue 4, pp. 586-602, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Humberto Lopez and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank

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steady-size distributions, fixed-size splitting

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Measuring and Explaining the Impact of Productive Efficiency on Economic Development

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 121-140, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Ruwan Jayasuriya and Quentin T. Wodon
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank

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Access to Public Services in Sri Lanka: A Marginal Benefit Incidence Analysis

Sri Lanka Economic Journal, Vol. 4. No. 2, pp. 31-57, December 2003
Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Mohamed Ihsan Ajwad and Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank - Human Development and World Bank

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Poverty, incidence analysis, Sri Lanka, infrastructure

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Income Mobility and Risk During the Business Cycle: Comparing Adjustments in Labor Markets in Two Latin-American Countries

Economics of Transition, Vol. 9, No. 2, July 2001
Posted: 31 Jul 2001
Quentin T. Wodon
World Bank

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Banking on the Poor? Branch Location and Nonfarm Rural Development in Bangladesh

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 4, Issue 2, June 2000
Posted: 10 Aug 2000
Martin Ravallion and Quentin T. Wodon
Georgetown University and World Bank

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Does Child Labour Displace Schooling? Evidence on Behavioural Responses to an Enrollment Subsidy

The Economic Journal, Vol. 110, Issue 462, March 2000
Posted: 28 Jun 2000
Martin Ravallion and Quentin T. Wodon
Georgetown University and World Bank

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