David E. Sahn

Cornell University

Professor

B16 MVR Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

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1.

Decomposing World Education Inequality

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 187
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Education, inequality, decomposition, global, TIMSS

2.

Wage Determination and Gender Discrimination in a Transition Economy: The Case of Romania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2113
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Stefano Paternostro and David E. Sahn
World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR) and Cornell University
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Food Policy In Crisis Management

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Christopher B. Barrett and David E. Sahn
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University
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Citation 1

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4.

Living Standards in Africa

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Citation 8

Abstract:

Robust Multidimensional Poverty Comparisons with Discrete Indicators of Well-Being

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 06-28
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jun 2006
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Multidimensional Poverty, Stochastic Dominance

Robust Multidimensional Poverty Comparisons With Discrete Indicators of Well-Being

POVERTY AND INEQUALITY RE-EXAMINED, Stephen P. Jenkins, John Micklewright, eds., Oxford University Press, 2007
Posted: 19 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Multidimensional Poverty, Stochastic Dominance

6.

Labor Market Dynamics in Romania During a Period of Economic Liberalization

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2511
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Benoit Dostie and David E. Sahn
HEC Montreal - Institute of Applied Economics and Cornell University
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Abstract:

employment dynamics, Romania, multinomial logit, initial conditions, random effects

Household Shocks and Education Investment in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8731, Bonn, Germany
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2015
Peter Glick, David E. Sahn and Thomas F. Walker
RAND Corporation, Cornell University and World Bank
Downloads 78 (267,090)
Citation 1

Abstract:

education, development, household shocks, time allocation, labor supply, Madagascar

Household Shocks and Education Investment in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8731
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Peter Glick, David E. Sahn and Thomas F. Walker
RAND Corporation, Cornell University and World Bank
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Citation 1

Abstract:

education, development, household shocks, time allocation, labor supply, Madagascar

Household Shocks and Education Investment in Madagascar

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2016 Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Dec 2015
Peter Glick, David E. Sahn and Thomas F. Walker
RAND Corporation, Cornell University and World Bank

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Are Africans Practicing Safer Sex? Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys for Eight Countries

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 193
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Jul 2007
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Cognitive Skills Among Children in Senegal: Disentangling the Roles of Schooling and Family Background

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 189
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2008
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Human capital, demand for schooling, educational economics

Cognitive Skills Among Children in Senegal: Disentangling the Roles of Schooling and Family Background

Economics of Education Review, Vol. 28, No. 2, April 2009
Posted: 30 May 2009
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

Human capital, Demand for schooling, Educational economics

10.

An Assessment of Changes in Infant and under-Five Mortality in Demographic and Health Survey Data for Madagascar

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 207
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Peter Glick, Stephen D. Younger and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, Ithaca College - Department of Economics and Cornell University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

The Impact of Early Childbearing on Schooling and Cognitive Skills among Young Women in Madagascar

Cornell University Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 247
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
Catalina Herrera and David E. Sahn
Cornell University and Cornell University
Downloads 42 (364,863)

Abstract:

fertility, female education, cognitive skills, instrumental variables, Madagascar

The Impact of Early Childbearing on Schooling and Cognitive Skills Among Young Women in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9362
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Catalina Herrera and David E. Sahn
Cornell University and Cornell University
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Abstract:

fertility, female education, cognitive skills, instrumental variables, Madagascar

12.

Weights on the Rise: Where and for Whom

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper No. 221
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2007
David E. Sahn
Cornell University
Downloads 43 (342,053)

Abstract:

distribution, health, obesity

13.

Pro-Poor Policies in Sudan and South Sudan: Distributional Impact of Public Spending and Taxation

African Development Review 28(S2): 191-218, October 2016
Posted: 29 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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Dominance Testing of Social Sector Expenditures and Taxes in Africa

IMF Working Paper No. 99/172
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Taxes, health, education, income distribution

Partial Multidimensional Inequality Orderings

CIRPEE Working Paper 10-03
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Inequality, multidimensional comparisons, stochastic dominance

Partial Multidimensional Inequality Orderings

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 95, No. 3-4, pp. 225-238, April 2011
Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Inequality, Multidimensional Comparisons, Stochastic Dominance

16.

Determinants of Internal Migration Among Senegalese Youth

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Working Paper #245
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Catalina Herrera and David E. Sahn
Cornell University and Cornell University
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Abstract:

internal migration, Senegal, youth, multinomial logit

The Role of Education and Family Background in Marriage, Childbearing and Labor Market Participation in Senegal

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8876
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Francesca Marchetta and David E. Sahn
Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI) and Cornell University
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Abstract:

multiple equations, duration models, unobserved heterogeneity, Senegal

The Role of Education and Family Background in Marriage, Childbearing and Labor Market Participation in Senegal

Economic Development and Cultural Change 64(2): 369-403, January, 2016
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Francesca Marchetta and David E. Sahn
Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI) and Cornell University

Abstract:

multiple equations, duration models, unobserved heterogeneity, Senegal

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Robust Multidimensional Poverty Comparisons

Economic Journal, Vol. 116, No. 514, pp. 943-968, October 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Oct 2006
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Consequences of Unintended Fertility for Child Health and Education in Romania: An Analysis Using Twins Data

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 69, Issue 5, pp. 667-691, October 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
Peter Glick, Alessandra Marini and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, World Bank and Cornell University
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Estimating the Consequences of Unintended Fertility for Child Health and Education in Romania: An Analysis Using Twins Data

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 69, No. 5, pp. 667-691, 2007
Posted: 21 Nov 2007
Peter Glick, Alessandra Marini and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, World Bank and Cornell University

Abstract:

Schooling, Marriage and Age of First Birth in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8795
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Peter Glick, Christopher Handy and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Cornell University
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Abstract:

education, marriage, fertility, joint estimation, Madagascar

Schooling, Marriage, and Age of First Birth in Madagascar

Population Studies, 69(2): 219-236, 2015
Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Peter Glick, Christopher Handy and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Cornell University

Abstract:

education, marriage, fertility

Schooling, Marriage and Age of First Birth in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8795
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2015
Peter Glick, Christopher Handy and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Cornell University

Abstract:

education, marriage, fertility, joint estimation, Madagascar

21.
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Explaining Stunting in Nineteenth-Century France

The Economic History Review, Vol. 63, Issue 2, pp. 315-334, May 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Gilles Postel-Vinay and David E. Sahn
Ecole Normale Superieure (INRA-ENS) and Cornell University
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Explaining Stunting in Nineteenth Century France

The Economic History Review, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp. 315-334, May 2010
Posted: 30 Apr 2010
Gilles Postel-Vinay and David E. Sahn
Ecole Normale Superieure (INRA-ENS) and Cornell University

Abstract:

The Incidence of Child Health Improvements

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 304-320, 2017
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Apr 2017
David E. Sahn and Stephen John Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College
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The Incidence of Child Health Improvements

Review of Development Economics 21 (2): 304-320, 2017
Posted: 16 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 26 May 2017
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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Teen Fertility and Labor Market Segmentation: Evidence from Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10464
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Catalina Herrera, David E. Sahn and Kira Villa
Cornell University, Cornell University and University of New Mexico - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

fertility, informal sector, adolescence, female labor force participation, Madagascar

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Labor Outcomes During the Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood: The Role of Personality, Cognition, and Shocks in Madagascar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10359
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
David E. Sahn and Kira Villa
Cornell University and University of New Mexico - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

personality, cognitive, noncognitive, returns to skills, informal sector, formal sector, labor market entry, shocks, Madagascar

25.

Household Shocks and Education Investments in Madagascar

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 78, Issue 6, pp. 792-813, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Peter Glick, David E. Sahn and Thomas F. Walker
RAND Corporation, Cornell University and World Bank
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An Incidence Analysis of Recent Child Health and Education Improvements in Africa

Poverty Reduction in the Course of African Development, edited by Machiko Nissanke and Muna Ndulo. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 26 May 2017
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

inequality, health, education, inclusive growth

27.

Madagascar Young Adult Transitions Survey Preliminary Descriptive Results

Cornell Food and Nutrition Working Paper No. 251
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Dec 2015
Cornell University, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), Institut National de la Statistique (INSTAT), Institut National de la Statistique (INSTAT), Cornell University and University of New Mexico - Department of Economics
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The Role of Personality, Cognition, and Shocks in Determining Labor Outcomes of Young Adults in Madagascar

Cornell Food and Nutrition Working Paper No. 252, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 13 Dec 2015
David E. Sahn and Kira Villa
Cornell University and University of New Mexico - Department of Economics
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29.

Agriculture for Nutrition: Getting Policies Right

Forthcoming chapter in The Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition: The Role of Food, Agriculture, and Targeted Policies, edited by David E. Sahn, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015
Posted: 04 Feb 2015
Prabhu Pingali, Katie D. Ricketts and David E. Sahn
United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University

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30.

Public and Private Returns to Investing in Nutrition

In Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology, edited by John Komlos, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2015
Harold Alderman and David E. Sahn
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University

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Growth and Poverty Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa: Macroeconomic Adjustment and Beyond

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 13, AERC Suppl. 1, 2004
Posted: 30 Aug 2014
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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Inequality and Poverty in Africa in an Era of Globalization: Looking Beyond Income to Health and Education

The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America, and Africa, edited by Machiko Nissanke and Erik Thorbecke. Oxford University Press, 2010
Posted: 26 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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Is Food the Answer to Malnutrition?

Oxford Handbook of Food, Agriculture and Society, Ronald J. Herring, ed., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming.
Posted: 10 May 2013
David E. Sahn
Cornell University

Abstract:

malnutrition, food policy, food aid, early childhood

34.

Health Inequality across Populations of Individuals

African Development Review, 24(4), 316-326, 2012
Posted: 07 Mar 2013
David E. Sahn
Cornell University

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35.

Household Water Supply Choice and Time Allocated to Water Collection: Evidence from Madagascar

Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 47, No. 12, pp. 1826-1850, December 2011
Posted: 14 Jan 2012
Christopher Boone, Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
Columbia University, RAND Corporation and Cornell University

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Comparing Population Distributions from Bin-Aggregated Sample Data: An Application to Historical Height Data from France

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 419-437, 2011
Posted: 09 Nov 2011
Jean-Yves Duclos, Josée Leblanc and David E. Sahn
Laval University, Department of Finance, Ottawa and Cornell University

Abstract:

health and nutrition, distributional analysis, France, economic history, height, physical stature

37.

Family Background, School Characteristics, and Children's Cognitive Achievement in Madagascar

Education Economics, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 363-396, 2011
Posted: 09 Nov 2011
RAND Corporation, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University

Abstract:

human capital, test scores, education quality, Madagascar

38.

Risk, Knowledge and Health in Africa: Introduction to the Symposium

African Development Review, 2009
Posted: 21 May 2011
Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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The Relationship Between Poverty and Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH, ECONOMIC GROWTH AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN AFRICA: FRAMEWORKS OF ANALYSIS, Olu Ajakaiye & Germano Mwabu, eds., University of Nairobi Press, 2010
Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Chad D. Meyerhoefer and David E. Sahn
Lehigh University and Cornell University

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Early Academic Performance, Grade Repetition, and School Attainment in Senegal: A Panel Data Analysis

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 93-120, 2010
Posted: 22 Feb 2010
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

I21, O15

41.

Determinants of HIV Knowledge and Condom Use Among Women in Madagascar: An Analysis Using Matched Household and Community Data

African Development Review, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2009
Posted: 30 May 2009
Peter Glick, Josee Randriamamonjy and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University

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Measuring Intra-Household Inequality: Explorations using the Body Mass Index

Health Economics 18(S1): S13-S36, April, 2009 (UNU-WIDER Special Issue on Health and Development)
Posted: 05 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2009
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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The Joint Demand for Health Care, Leisure, and Commodities: Implications for Health Care Finance and Access in Vietnam

Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 43, No. 8, pp. 1475-1500, November 2007
Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Lehigh University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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Are Africans Practicing Safer Sex: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys for Eight Countries

Economic Development and Cultural Change 56(2): 397-439, January, 2008
Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2010
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

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Changes in HIV/AIDS Knowledge and Testing Behavior in Africa: How Much and for Whom?

Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 383-422, April 2007
Posted: 21 May 2007
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

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Changes in Inequality and Poverty in Latin America: Looking Beyond Income to Health and Education

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 215-233, November 2006
Posted: 06 Dec 2006
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

inequality, poverty, health, education, Latin America

Robust Multidimensional Spatial Poverty Comparisons in Ghana, Madagascar, and Uganda

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 91-113, 2006
Posted: 16 Apr 2006
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Multidimensional poverty, Stochastic dominance, Ghana, Madagascar, Uganda

Robust Multidimensional Spatial Poverty Comparisons in Ghana, Madagascar, and Uganda

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 91-113, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Laval University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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48.

The Demand for Primary Schooling in Madagascar: Price, Quality, and the Choice Between Public and Private Providers

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 79, No. 1, pp. 118-145, 2006
Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

Education, School quality, Human capital, School choice, Madagascar

49.

Equality of What? Evidence from India

IN POVERTY, INEQUALITY AND DEVELOPMENT: ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ERIK THORBECKE, Alain de Janvry and Ravi Kanbur, eds., Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2005
Posted: 15 Feb 2006
David E. Sahn
Cornell University

Abstract:

health inequality, India

Consistent Estimation of Censored Demand Systems using Panel Data

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, No. 3, pp. 660-672, August 2005
Posted: 11 Oct 2005
Lehigh University, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University

Abstract:

censoring, almost ideal demand system, random effects, GMM

Consistent Estimation of Censored Demand Systems Using Panel Data

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, No. 3, pp. 660-672, August 2005
Posted: 20 Dec 2005
Lehigh University, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University

Abstract:

almost ideal demand system, censoring, generalized method of moments, panel data

51.

Improvements in Children's Health: Does Inequality Matter?

Journal of Economic Inequality, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 125-143, 2005
Posted: 11 Oct 2005
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Distribution, Health and Nutrition

52.

Poverty Alleviation in Mozambique: A Multi-Market Analysis of the Role of Food Aid

Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 89-99, November 1995
Posted: 16 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Paul Dorosh, Carlo del Ninno and David E. Sahn
International Food Policy Research Institute, World Bank and Cornell University

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Socioeconomic Determinants of Children's Health in Russia: A Longitudinal Study

Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 479-500, January 2005
Posted: 09 Jan 2005
Leonid Fedorov and David E. Sahn
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University

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Child Allowances and Allocative Decisions in Romanian Households

Applied Economics, Vol. 36, No. 14, 2004
Posted: 10 Aug 2004
David E. Sahn and Ari Gerstle
Cornell University and Cornell University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Child allowances, intra-household allocation, Romania

55.

Urban-Rural Inequality in Living Standards in Africa

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 564-597, 2003
Posted: 10 Aug 2004
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Structural Adjustment and the Welfare of Rural Smallholders: A Comparative Analysis from Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 259-289, May 1991
Posted: 29 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
David E. Sahn and Alexander H. Sarris
Cornell University and University of Athens - Faculty of Economics

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Exchange Rate, Fiscal and Agricultural Policies in Africa: Does Adjustment Hurt the Poor?

World Development, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 719-747, April 1996
Posted: 18 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Paul Dorosh, David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
International Food Policy Research Institute, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Agricultural policy, food policy, fiscal policy, public expenditures, taxation, computable general equilibrium model

58.

Expenditure Incidence in Africa: Microeconomic Evidence

Fiscal Studies, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 329-347, September 2000
Posted: 27 Dec 2003
David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger
Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

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On the Determinants of Nutrition in Mozambique: The Importance of Age-Specific Effects

World Development, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 577-588, April 1997
Posted: 01 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Harold Alderman and David E. Sahn
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University

Abstract:

nutrition, health, income, Africa

60.

Maternal Labour Supply and Child Nutrition in West Africa

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 60, No. 3, pp. 325-355, August 1998
Posted: 18 Nov 2003
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

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Gender and Education Impacts on Employment and Earnings in West Africa: Evidence From Guinea

Economic Development & Cultural Change, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 793-823, July 1997
Posted: 17 Nov 2003
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

wage level and structure, discrimination, labor market sectors

62.

The Effect of Food Subsidies on Labor Supply in Sri Lanka

Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 125-145, October 1996
Posted: 08 Nov 2003
David E. Sahn and Harold Alderman
Cornell University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Abstract:

labor supply, subsidies, Sri Lanka

63.

A General Equilibrium Analysis of the Effect of Macroeconomic Adjustment on Poverty in Africa

Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 22, No. 6, pp. 753-776, November 2000
Posted: 07 Nov 2003
Paul Dorosh and David E. Sahn
International Food Policy Research Institute and Cornell University

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The Impact of Export Crop Production on Nutritional Status in Cote D'Ivoire

World Development, Vol. 18, No. 12, pp. 1635-1653, December 1990
Posted: 05 Nov 2003
David E. Sahn
Cornell University

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Tax Incidence in Madagascar: An Analysis Using Household Data

World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 303-31, May 1999
Posted: 23 Oct 2003
Ithaca College - Department of Economics, Cornell University, International Food Policy Research Institute and International Food Policy Research Institute

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Parental Preferences for Nutrition of Boys and Girls: Evidence from Africa

Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp.21-45, October 2002
Posted: 22 Oct 2003
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

pre-school age malnutrition, Africa, mother's and father's education, classical testing criteria

67.

Dominance Testing of Transfers in Romania

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 309-327, September 2000
Posted: 16 Oct 2003
David E. Sahn, Stephen D. Younger and Kenneth Simler
Cornell University, Ithaca College - Department of Economics and CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division

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Exploring Alternative Measures of Welfare in the Absence of Expenditure Data

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 49, No. 4, December 2003
Posted: 07 Oct 2003
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Schooling of Girls and Boys in a West African Country: The Effects of Parental Education, Income, and Household Structure

Economics of Education Review, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 63-87, February 1999
Posted: 06 Oct 2003
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

economic development, human capital

70.

The Demand for Health Care Services in Rural Tanzania

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 65, No. 2, pp. 241-260, May 2003
Posted: 01 Oct 2003
David E. Sahn, Stephen D. Younger and Garance Genicot
Cornell University, Ithaca College - Department of Economics and Georgetown University - Department of Economics

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71.

Health and Productivity in a Heterogeneous Urban Labor Market

Applied Economics, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 203-216, February 1998
Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

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Decomposing World Health Inequality

Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 271-293, March 2003
Posted: 22 Sep 2003
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Health, Inequality

73.

Intertemporal Female Labor Force Behavior in a Developing Country: What Can We Learn from a Limited Panel?

Labour Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 23-45, February 2005
Posted: 20 Aug 2003
Peter Glick and David E. Sahn
RAND Corporation and Cornell University

Abstract:

female employment, fertility, panel data, random effects

74.

Progress Toward the Millennium Development Goals in Africa

World Development, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 23-52, January 2003
Posted: 16 Aug 2003
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Africa, development goals, poverty, welfare measures, urban-rural

75.

Robust Comparisons of Malnutrition in Developing Countries

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 84, pp. 716-735, 2002
Posted: 23 Dec 2002
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

76.

Poverty Comparisons Over Time and Across Countries in Africa

World Development, Vol. 28, No. 12, December 2000
Posted: 23 Aug 2001
David E. Sahn and David C. Stifel
Cornell University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Africa, asset index, factor analysis, poverty, stochastic dominance, welfare measures