Jann Lay

GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21

Hamburg, DE D-20354

Germany

University of Goettingen

Platz der Gottinger Sieben 3

Gottingen, D-37073

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (18)

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Renewables in the Energy Transition: Evidence on Solar Home Systems and Lighting-Fuel Choice in Kenya

Energy Economics, Vol. 40, 2013, GIGA Working Paper No 198
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, University of Hamburg, Research Unit Sustainability and Global Change and Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI)
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renewable energy, household fuel choice, lighting‐fuel choice, solar power use, solar home systems, Kenya, energy ladder, KIHBS

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The Impact of Commodity Price Changes on Rural Households: The Case of Coffee in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4088
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Chief Economist Office for Europe and Central Asia, University of Nottingham, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Kiel Institute for the World Economy
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Markets and Market Access, Rural Poverty Reduction, Access to Markets

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Structural Change and Poverty Reduction in Brazil: The Impact of the Doha Round

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3833
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Chief Economist Office for Europe and Central Asia, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Labor Markets, Rural Poverty Reduction, Pro-Poor Growth and Inequality, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

MDG Achievements, Determinants and Resource Needs: What Has Been Learnt?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5320
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jann Lay
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Education For All

MDG Achievements, Determinants, and Resource Needs: What has Been Learnt?

GIGA Working Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
Jann Lay
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Millennium Development Goals, Public Services

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The Complementarity of MDG Achievements: The Case of Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5062
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jann Lay and Anne-Sophie Robilliard
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and DIAL - IRD - Chargee de Recherche
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Population Policies, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Early Child and Children's Health, Early Childhood Development, Adolescent Health

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Boda-Bodas Rule: Non-Agricultural Activities and Their Inequality Implications in Western Kenya

GIGA Working Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 May 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2015
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Kiel Institute for World Economics and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Income diversification, non-agricultural activities, inequality, poverty, sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya

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The Effects of Energy Price Changes: Heterogeneous Welfare Impacts, Energy Poverty, and CO2 Emissions in Indonesia

GIGA Working Papers, No. 302, May 2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and South Asia Institute
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energy subsidies, climate policy, poverty, distributional effects, energy poverty

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Credit‐Constrained in Risky Activities? The Determinants of the Capital Stocks of Micro and Small Firms in Western Africa

GIGA Research Programme Working Paper No. 185
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Simon Lange, Jann Lay and Michael Grimm
University of Goettingen (Gottingen), GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Informal sector, micro and small enterprises, credit constraints, risk, risk aversion, firm growth, West‐Africa

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Household Welfare and CO2 Emission Impacts of Energy and Carbon Taxes in Mexico

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 May 2017
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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climate policy, energy policy, Mexico, poverty, distributional effects

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Smarter Indicators for Decent Work in a Post-2015 Development Agenda: A Discussion and A Proposal

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Apr 2015
Georg August Universität, Georg August Universität, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), employment

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Does Forced Solidarity Hamper Investment in Small and Micro Enterprises?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7229
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Passau and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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forced solidarity, informal insurance, investment, micro and small enterprises, sharing, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Constrained Firms, Not Subsistence Activities: Evidence on Capital Returns and Accumulation in Peruvian Microenterprises

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6866
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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micro and small enterprises, credit constraints, risk, risk aversion, firm growth, Peru

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Non-Contributory Social Transfer Programmes in Developing Countries: A New Data Set and Research Agenda

(GIGA) German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Working Papers No. 290, August 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Sep 2016
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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social protection, social assistance, social transfers, developing countries, data, political economy of social policy

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Shocks, Policy Reforms and Pro-Poor Growth in Bolivia: A Simulation Analysis

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 37-56, February 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Jan 2008
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and University of Kiel - Institute for World Economics (IfW)
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Uganda: No More Pro-Poor Growth?

Development Policy Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 27-53, January 2005
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Dec 2004
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Institute for African Affairs
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Resource Booms, Inequality, and Poverty: The Case of Gas in Bolivia

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 407-437, September 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Aug 2008
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Kiel Institute for the World Economy
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Millennium Development Goal Achievements and Policies in Education and Health: What Has Been Learnt?

Development Policy Review, Vol. 30, Issue 1, pp. 67-85, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Jann Lay
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Millennium Development Goals, public services, education, health

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Barriers to Entry and Returns to Capital in Informal Activities: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 57, pp. S27-S53, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 May 2011
Michael Grimm, Jens Kruger and Jann Lay
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Asian Development Bank and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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informal enterprises, entry barriers, returns to capital