Erwin R. Tiongson

Asian Institute of Management

Nonresident Research Fellow

123 Paseo de Roxas

Makati, 1260

Philippines

Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

Professor

Washington, DC 20057

United States

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

University College London - CReAM - Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration

External Research Fellow

Drayton House

30 Gordon Street

London, WC1H 0AX

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Does Higher Government Spending Buy Better Results in Education and Health Care?

IMF Working Paper No. 99/21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Sanjeev Gupta, Marijn Verhoeven and Erwin R. Tiongson
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 13

Abstract:

public expenditure, primary and secondary education, primary health care, intrasectoral spending compostion, social indicators

2.

Corruption and the Provision of Health Care and Education Services

IMF Working Paper No. 00/116
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Sanjeev Gupta, Hamid R. Davoodi and Erwin R. Tiongson
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 32

Abstract:

Corruption, education, health care, public provision

3.

How does the Composition of Public Spending Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3555
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 May 2005
Stefano Paternostro, Erwin R. Tiongson and Anand Rajaram
World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR), Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank
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Citation 6

Abstract:

expenditure allocation, poverty reduction, growth, equity

4.

Public Finance, Governance, and Growth in Transition Economies : Empirical Evidence from 1992-2004

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4255
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Taras Pushak, Erwin R. Tiongson and Aristomene Varoudakis
World Bank, Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV)
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Public Sector Expenditure Analysis&Management, Governance Indicators, Pro-Poor Growth and Inequality, National Governance, Macroeconomic Management

5.

Foreign Aid and Revenue Response Does the Composition of Aid Matter?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/176
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Harvard University and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 32

Abstract:

foreign aid loans grants revenue

6.

Public Spending on Health Care and the Poor

IMF Working Paper No. 01/127
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Feb 2006
Sanjeev Gupta, Marijn Verhoeven and Erwin R. Tiongson
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 13

Abstract:

public spending, health, poverty

Mortgage Finance in Central and Eastern Europe -- Opportunity or Burden?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5202
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Thorsten Beck, Katie Kibuuka and Erwin R. Tiongson
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 93 (231,042)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Emerging Markets, Housing Finance

Mortgage Finance in Central and Eastern Europe: Opportunity or Burden?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4758
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 22 Feb 2010
Thorsten Beck, Katie Kibuuka and Erwin R. Tiongson
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 56 (309,859)
Citation 3

Abstract:

household credit, housing finance, financial vulnerability, EU accession

8.

Youth Unemployment, Labor Market Transitions, and Scarring: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2001-04

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4183
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Erwin R. Tiongson and Jean Fares
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank
Downloads 136 (140,794)

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Youth and Governance, Population Policies, Adolescent Health, Social Protections & Assistance

9.

Income Inequality and Redistributive Government Spending

IMF Working Paper No. 03/14
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Luiz R. de Mello and Erwin R. Tiongson
OECD and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 134 (153,166)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Income distribution, government spending, capital deepening

10.

How Useful Are Benefit Incidence Analyses of Public Education and Health Spending?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/227
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Hamid R. Davoodi, Erwin R. Tiongson and Sawitree Asawanuchit
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Citation 12

Abstract:

benefit incidence public spending on education and health targeting progressivity

11.

Returns to Education in the Economic Transition: A Systematic Assessment Using Comparable Data

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4225
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luca Flabbi, Stefano Paternostro and Erwin R. Tiongson
RES - Inter-American Development Bank, World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR) and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 11

Abstract:

Education For All, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Education Reform and Management, Access & Equity in Basic Education

12.

The Impact of Energy Price Changes in Moldova

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3960
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 106 (197,634)

Abstract:

Energy Production and Transportation, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Energy and Environment, Markets and Market Access, Transport and Environment

13.

Bosnia and Herzegovina 2001-2004: Enterprise Restructuring, Labor Market Transitions and Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4479
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Erwin R. Tiongson and Ruslan Yemtsov
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank - Eastern Europe & Central Asia Poverty Reduction & Economic Management
Downloads 93 (208,335)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Population Policies, Banks & Banking Reform

14.

Attitudes to Equality: The Socialist Legacy Revisited

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4529
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mamta Murthi and Erwin R. Tiongson
World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 92 (221,476)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Inequality, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Corporate Law

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing: Evidence from Global Food Aid

IMF Working Paper No. 03/40
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Sanjeev Gupta, Benedict Clements and Erwin R. Tiongson
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 54 (315,520)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Food aid, foreign aid, counterpart funds, consumption smoothing

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing: Evidence from Global Food Aid

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 379-390, August 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Sep 2004
Sanjeev Gupta, Benedict Clements and Erwin R. Tiongson
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 6
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How Does the Composition of Public Spending Matter? A Framework Relating Public Spending to Growth, Equity and Poverty-Reduction Objectives

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Mar 2012
Stefano Paternostro, Anand Rajaram and Erwin R. Tiongson
World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR), World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 69 (224,624)

Abstract:

expenditure allocation, poverty reduction, growth, equity

17.

The Impact of Emigration on Source Country Wages: Evidence from the Republic of Moldova

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5764
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Lawrence Bouton, Saumik Paul and Erwin R. Tiongson
World Bank, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 61 (229,408)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Population Policies, Voluntary and Involuntary Resettlement, Human Migrations & Resettlements

Split Decisions: Family Finance When a Policy Discontinuity Allocates Overseas Work

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 324
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 May 2013
Michael A. Clemens and Erwin R. Tiongson
Center for Global Development and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 32 (391,046)
Citation 2

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Split Decisions: Family Finance When a Policy Discontinuity Allocates Overseas Work

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6287
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Michael A. Clemens and Erwin R. Tiongson
Center for Global Development and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Population Policies, Labor Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Health Monitoring & Evaluation

Split Decisions: Family Finance When a Policy Discontinuity Allocates Overseas Work

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7028
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Michael A. Clemens and Erwin R. Tiongson
Center for Global Development and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 8 (520,992)
Citation 2

Abstract:

migration, households, remittances, policy discontinuity

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences Over Public Policies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7555
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
OECD, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank
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Abstract:

Youth and Governance, Social Analysis, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Economic Adjustment and Lending, National Governance, Quality of Life & Leisure, Public Sector Economics, Macro-Fiscal Policy, Government Policies

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences Over Public Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9681
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
OECD, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank
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Abstract:

ageing, public spending, cohort effects

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences Over Public Policies

Kyklos, Vol. 70, Issue 1, pp. 70-96, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
OECD, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and World Bank
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What Sustains Fiscal Consolidations in Emerging Market Countries?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/224
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Citation 13

Abstract:

fiscal adjustment, fiscal consolidation, survival analysis, emerging markets

When Do Gender Wage Differences Emerge? A Study of Azerbaijan's Labor Market

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7613
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Francesco Pastore, Sarosh Sattar, Nistha Sinha and Erwin R. Tiongson
Seconda Università di Napoli - Dipartimento di Discipline Giuridiche ed Economiche Italiane Europee e Comparate, World Bank, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Abstract:

Social Development & Poverty, Educational Sciences, Social Protections & Assistance

When Do Gender Wage Differences Emerge? A Study of Azerbaijan's Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9660
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Francesco Pastore, Sarosh Sattar, Nistha Sinha and Erwin R. Tiongson
Seconda Università di Napoli - Dipartimento di Discipline Giuridiche ed Economiche Italiane Europee e Comparate, World Bank, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Abstract:

gender wage gap and dynamics, early labor market outcomes, school-to-work transitions, earnings equations, decomposition analysis

Directing Remittances to Education with Soft and Hard Commitments: Evidence from a Lab-in-The-Field Experiment and New Product Take-Up Among Filipino Migrants in Rome

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6896
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sapienza Università di Roma, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Abstract:

Remittances, Tertiary Education, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Debt Markets

Directing Remittances to Education with Soft and Hard Commitments: Evidence from a Lab-in-The-Field Experiment and New Product Take-Up Among Filipino Migrants in Rome

NBER Working Paper No. w20839
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jan 2015
Sapienza Università di Roma, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Gender Differences in Earnings and Labor Supply in Early Career: Evidence from Kosovo's School-to-Work Transition Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7461
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Francesco Pastore, Sarosh Sattar and Erwin R. Tiongson
Seconda Università di Napoli - Dipartimento di Discipline Giuridiche ed Economiche Italiane Europee e Comparate, World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Abstract:

gender wage gap and dynamics, early labor market outcomes, school-to-work transitions, earnings equations, decomposition analysis, Balkans area, Kosovo

24.

What is the Value of (My and My Family's) Good Health?

Kyklos, Vol. 62, Issue 4, pp. 594-610, November 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Oct 2009
Luiz R. de Mello and Erwin R. Tiongson
OECD and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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Attitudes to Income Equality: The ‘Socialist Legacy’ Revisited

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 51, Issue 3, pp. 344-366, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Mamta Murthi and Erwin R. Tiongson
World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 2 (527,362)
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