Jere Behrman

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

6

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150

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8

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Scholarly Papers (6)

Wealth Gradients in Early Childhood Cognitive Development in Five Latin American Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12107
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 May 2019
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), University of Pennsylvania, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Emory University - Institute for Quantitative Theory and Methods, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Centro Encuestas y Estudios Longitudinales Universidad Catolica, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and World Bank Group, Kenya
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cognitive development, poverty, gradients

Gender Gaps in Cognitive and Noncognitive Skills: Roles of Ses and Gender Attitudes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14132
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2021
Fordham University, Fordham University - Fordham College at Rose Hill, University of Pennsylvania, The Population Council, The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) and Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & PolicyThe Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP)
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Birth Order, Fertility, and Child Height in India and Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12289
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 21 May 2019
Dean Spears, Diane Coffey and Jere Behrman
University of Texas at Austin, Research Institute for Compassionate Economics (r.i.c.e.) and University of Pennsylvania
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child height, birth order, India, DHS, high-dimensional fixed effects

Inequality of Opportunity in Education: Accounting for the Contributions of Sibs, Schools and Sorting Across East Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12070
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Paul Anand, Jere Behrman, Hai-Anh Dang and Sam Jones
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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sorting, household, education achievement, school, inequality of opportunity, decomposition, Africa

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Mental Health, Schooling Attainment and Polygenic Scores: Are There Significant Gene-Environment Associations?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12452
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Jul 2019
Central Michigan University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Miami, Syracuse University--Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Sociology
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schooling, mental health, genetics, gene-environment interactions

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Mothers’ Social Networks and Socioeconomic Gradients of Isolation

NBER Working Paper No. w28049
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2021
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Dept of Economics Yale University, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), University of Pennsylvania, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University College London, Yale University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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