John Hoddinott

Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students

H.E. Babcock Professor of Food & Nutrition Economics and Policy

Ithaca, NY

United States

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Scholarly Papers (50)

1.

Food Aid and Dependency: Implications for Emergency Food Security Assessments

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 12-2
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jul 2008
Erin Lentz, Christopher B. Barrett and John Hoddinott
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 1,251 (15,063)
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Methods for Microeconometric Risk and Vulnerability Assessments

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Oct 2008
John Hoddinott and Agnes R. Quisumbing
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 850 (26,791)
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risk, vulnerability, shocks

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Conditional Cash Transfer Programs and Nutrition in Latin America: Assessment of Impacts and Strategies for Improvement

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Nov 2008
John Hoddinott and Lucy Bassett
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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PROGRESA, nutrition, CCT, Mexico, Nicaragua, Honduras, Brazil

The Impact of Cash and Food Transfers: Evidence from a Randomized Intervention in Niger

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2014
John Hoddinott, Susanna Sandström and Joanna Upton
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, UN World Food Programme and Cornell University
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cash and food transfers, food security, randomized intervention, Building resilience, Niger, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa

The Impact of Cash and Food Transfers: Evidence from a Randomized Intervention in Niger

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Dec 2013
John Hoddinott, Susanna Sandstrom and Joanna Upton
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, UN World Food Programme and Cornell University
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cash and food transfers; food security; Niger; randomized intervention

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Poverty and Inequality in Ethiopia: 1995/96 - 2004/05

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Stefan Dercon, John Hoddinott and Tassew Woldehanna
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Addis Ababa University
Downloads 475 (57,933)

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poverty, Ethiopia, inequality

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The Impact of Ethiopia's Productive Safety Net Program on Schooling and Child Labor

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Fool Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR
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Child labor, schooling, Ethiopia, Productive Safety Nets Programme

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Program Evaluation with Unobserved Heterogeneity and Selective Implementation: The Mexican Progresa Impact on Child Nutrition

PIER Working Paper No. 02-006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Apr 2002
Jere Behrman and John Hoddinott
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 433 (64,829)
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Program Evaluation, Child Health, Mexico

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Can Social Protection Work in Africa? Evidence on the Impact of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme on Food Security, Assets and Incentives

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Fool Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR
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PSNP, Ethiopia, social protection, food security, assets, disincentives

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The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs on Food Consumption in Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Sep 2008
John Hoddinott and Doris Wiesmann
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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food consumption, conditional cash transfers, Mexico, Nicaragua, Honduras

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The Impact of Nutrition During Early Childhood on Education Among Guatemalan Adults

PIER Working Paper No. 06-026
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Nov 2006
Middlebury College - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Emory University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Emory University
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education, schooling, Guatemala, nutrition, economic development, Latin America

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Mapping the Impacts of Food Aid: Current Knowledge and Future Directions

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Amy Margolies and John Hoddinott
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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food aid, humanitarian assistance, social protection, disincentives, conflict

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Must Conditional Cash Transfer Programs be Conditioned to be Effective? The Impact of Conditioning Transfers on School Enrollment in Mexico

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2012
Alan de Brauw and John Hoddinott
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 272 (109,887)
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Conditional Cash Transfers, PROGRESA, Educational Attainment, Conditionality

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The Impact of Bolsa Família on Women’s Decision-Making Power

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Feb 2012
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Brazil, Bolsa Familia, women, conditional cash transfers

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Social Safety Nets and Productivity Enhancing Investments in Agriculture

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
John Hoddinott
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 214 (139,745)
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agriculture, social safety nets

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Cash, Food, or Vouchers? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Northern Ecuador

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 01234
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, UNICEF - Innocenti Research Centre, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium
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food assistance, cash and in-kind transfers, food security, Ecuador

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The Impact of Ethiopia's Productive Safety Net Programme and its Linkages

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Sep 2008
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Fool Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR
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Ethiopia, safety nets, food security, PSNP, matching

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What Determines Adult Cognitive Skills? Impacts of Pre-Schooling, Schooling and Post-Schooling Experiences in Guatemala

PIER Working Paper No. 06-027
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Nov 2006
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, Middlebury College - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Emory University, Institute of Nutrition for Central America and Panama and Emory University
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education, schooling, Guatemala, nutrition, economic development, Latin America, experience, Flynn effect, stunting

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The Impact of South Africa’s Child Support Grant on Schooling and Learning

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Carolyn Heinrich, John Hoddinott and Michael J. Samson
Vanderbilt University, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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South Africa, Child Support Grant, schooling, test scores

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Livelihoods, Growth, and Links to Market Towns in 15 Ethiopian Villages

FCND Discussion Paper No. 194
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Stefan Dercon and John Hoddinott
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 185 (159,985)
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Livelihoods, Rural-urban linkages, TRANSPORT, POVERTY, Ethiopia

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Collective Action and Vulnerability: Burial Societies in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Addis Ababa University
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collective action, burial societies, shocks, vulnerability, poverty

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Targeting Food Security Interventions When 'Everyone is Poor': The Case of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Fool Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR
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Targeting, Safety Nets, Ethiopia, Productive Safety Nets Program

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Adoption of Weather-Index Insurance: Learning from Willingness to Pay Among a Panel of Households in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Apr 2011
Ruth Vargas Hill, John Hoddinott and Neha Kumar
World Bank, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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weather-index insurance, willingness-to-pay, risk aversion, Ethiopia

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Renegotiating the Food Aid Convention: Background, Context, and Issues

Global Governance, Forthcoming, IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 12-1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Addis Ababa University
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poverty, Ethiopia, consumption growth, roads, extension

The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, No. 4, pp. 1007-1021, November 2009
Posted: 08 Oct 2009
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Addis Ababa University

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Implementing Social Protection in Pastoralist Areas: How Local Distribution Structures Moderate PSNP Outcomes in Ethiopia

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
Rachel Sabates-Wheeler, Jeremy Lind and John Hoddinott
University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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Africa, Ethiopia, pastoralists, social protection, targeting, women

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Evidence of Intra-Household Flypaper Effects from a Nutrition Intervention in Rural Guatemala

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Sep 2008
Mahnaz Islam and John Hoddinott
Princeton University and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 110 (243,666)
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intrahousehold allocation, nutrition, randomized intervention, Guatemala

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Brains versus Brawn: Labor Market Returns to Intellectual and Health Human Capital in a Poor Developing Country

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Sep 2009
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, Middlebury College - Department of Economics and Emory University
Downloads 109 (245,290)
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height, cognitive skill, education, earnings, Guatemala

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Growth, Poverty and Chronic Poverty in Rural Ethiopia: Evidence from 15 Communities 1994-2004

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Stefan Dercon, John Hoddinott and Tassew Woldehanna
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Addis Ababa University
Downloads 107 (248,483)
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poverty, chronic poverty, Ethiopia

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Cows, Missing Milk Markets and Nutrition in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Sep 2013
John Hoddinott, Derek Headey and Mekdim Dereje Regassa
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Child nutrition, stunting, dairy production, Ethiopia

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Validating Operational Food Insecurity Indicators Against a Dynamic Benchmark: Evidence from Mali

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2471
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Cornell University - Agricultural Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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Growth and Poverty in Rural Ethiopia: Evidence from 15 Communities 1994-2004

Chronic Poverty Report 2008-09
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Stefan Dercon, John Hoddinott and Tassew Woldehanna
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Addis Ababa University
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Determinants of Schooling Outcomes: Empirical Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

Fordham University, Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2009-03
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Nov 2009
Subha Mani, John Hoddinott and John Strauss
Fordham University - Fordham College at Rose Hill, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
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cross-sectional, enrollment, progression

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Agriculture, Nutrition, and the Green Revolution in Bangladesh

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01423
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Derek D. Headey and John Hoddinott
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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undernutrition; Green Revolution; agricultural productivity; rice; Bangladesh

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The impact of Bolsa Família on Schooling: Girls’ Advantage Increases and Older Children Gain

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01319
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Mar 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Brazil, Latin America, South America, education, poverty, gender, conditional cash transfer (CCT) programs, Bolsa Família

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The Other Asian Enigma: Explaining the Rapid Reduction of Undernutrition in Bangladesh

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01358
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Children, Education, family planning, health, Health services, hygiene, malnutrition, Nutrition, Undernutrition

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Understanding the Rapid Reduction of Undernutrition in Nepal, 2001-2011

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01384
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Derek D. Headey and John Hoddinott
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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Nepal, South Asia, Asia, Nutrition, Children, Economic Growth, Hygiene, Sanitation, Health Services, Education, Malnutrition, Stunting

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Costing Alternative Transfer Modalities

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1375
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Nov 2014
Amy Margolies and John Hoddinott
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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Ecuador, Niger, Uganda, Yemen, Latin America, Central America, Middle East, Arab Countries, West Africa, East Africa, Africa south of Sahara, Africa, North America, Social Protection, Food Aid, Cash Transfers

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The Inter-Generational Transmission of Cognitive Abilities in Guatemala

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Aug 2010
Maria Cecilia Calderon and John Hoddinott
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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cognitive skills, Guatemala, inter-generational transmission

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Dynamic Intrahousehold Bargaining, Matrimonial Property Law and Suicide in Canada

Journal of Canadian Economics, 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Ethan A. Ligon, John Hoddinott and Christopher Adam
University of California, Berkeley, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Economic Rationale for Investing in Stunting Reduction

Maternal and Child Nutrition, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Independent and University of Waterloo
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undernutrition, stunting, benefit, cost ratios, economic productivity

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Programme Evaluation with Unobserved Heterogeneity and Selective Implementation: The Mexican Progresa Impact on Child Nutrition

Oxford Bulletin of Economics & Statistics, Vol. 67, No. 4, pp. 547-569, August 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2005
Jere Behrman and John Hoddinott
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 24 (489,111)
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Determinants of Canadian Bilateral Aid Allocations: Humanitarian, Commercial or Political?

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 294-312, May 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jun 2004
Ryan Macdonald and John Hoddinott
University of Victoria - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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Long-Term Impact of Investments in Early Schooling: Empirical Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

Fordham University Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2009-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Nov 2009
Subha Mani, John Hoddinott and John Strauss
Fordham University - Fordham College at Rose Hill, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
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schooling, path dependence, panel data, dynamic model

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The Inter-Generational Transmission of Cognitive Abilities in Guatemala

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-247
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jun 2011
Ma. Cecilia Calderon and John Hoddinott
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
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The Impact of Improving Nutrition During Early Childhood on Education Among Guatemalan Adults

The Economic Journal, Vol. 119, No. 537, pp. 734-763, April 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Emory University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Targeting Outcomes Redux

World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 61-85, Spring 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
David P. Coady, Margaret Grosh and John Hoddinott
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students

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Long Term Consequences of Early Childhood Malnutrition

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 58, No. 3, pp. 450-474, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Harold Alderman, John Hoddinott and Bill H. Kinsey
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics

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Consumption Smoothing in the Zone Lacustre, Mali

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 14, Issue 4, pp. 489-519, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Sarah Harrower and John Hoddinott
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students

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steady-size distributions, fixed-size splitting

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Is There Persistence in the Impact of Emergency Food Aid? Evidence on Consumption, Food Security, and Assets in Rural Ethiopia

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, No. 2, pp. 225-242, May 2007
Posted: 26 Jul 2007
John Hoddinott and Daniel O. Gilligan
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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Does Food Aid Really Have Disincentive Effects? New Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

World Development, Vol. 30, No. 10, 2005
Posted: 08 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2012
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students

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