Harold Alderman

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

2033 K Street, NW

Washington, DC 20006

United States

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Child Nutrition, Child Health, and School Enrollment: A Longitudinal Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1700
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Alderman, Jere Behrman, Victor Lavy and Rekha Menon
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Citation 35

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2.

Educational and Health Impacts of Two School Feeding Schemes: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4976
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harounan Kazianga, Damien de Walque and Harold Alderman
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 330 (40,217)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Youth and Governance, Primary Education, Education For All, Street Children, Tertiary Education

3.

Reducing Child Malnutrition in Tanzania - Combined Effects of Income Growth and Program Interventions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3567
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Apr 2005
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Research Department and University of Turin, Esomas
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Citation 5

Abstract:

nutrition, program evaluation, income growth, Tanzania, MDG

4.

The 'Glass of Milk' Subsidy Program and Malnutrition in Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3089
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
David C. Stifel and Harold Alderman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 148 (147,360)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Health & Population, Governance, Poverty

5.

Impact Evaluation of School Feeding Programs in Lao Pdr

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5518
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Alison M. Buttenheim, Harold Alderman and Jed Friedman
University of Pennsylvania, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Abstract:

Education For All, Youth and Governance, Nutrition, Primary Education, Food & Beverage Industry

6.

The Impact of Food for Education Programs on School Participation In Northern Uganda

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Harold Alderman, Daniel O. Gilligan and Kim Lehrer
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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7.

Attrition in Longitudinal Household Survey Data: Some Tests for Three Developing-Country Samples

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2447
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Sociology, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Citation 32

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Citation 19

Child Growth, Shocks, and Food Aid in Rural Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3128
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Takashi Yamano, Harold Alderman and Luc Christiaensen
World Bank - Africa Region, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank
Downloads 87 (244,674)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Child Growth, Shocks, and Food Aid in Rural Ethiopia

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 273-288, May 2005
Posted: 15 Dec 2005
Takashi Yamano, Harold Alderman and Luc Christiaensen
World Bank - Africa Region, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank

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9.

Can Transfer Programs Be Made More Nutrition Sensitive?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Apr 2014
Harold Alderman
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 56 (196,716)

Abstract:

food security, social policies, Nutrition, resilience, cash transfers, social protection, social safety nets

10.

With the Help of One's Neighbors: Externalities in the Production of Nutrition in Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2627
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Alderman, Jesko Hentschel and Ricardo Sabat├ęs
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Centre for International Education
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Citation 6

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11.

Conducting Ethical Economic Research: Complications from the Field

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6446
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Alderman, Jishnu Das and Vijayendra Rao
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 50 (244,533)

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Information Security & Privacy, Population Policies, Tertiary Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks

12.

How Can Safety Nets Contribute to Economic Growth?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6437
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Alderman and Ruslan Yemtsov
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank - Eastern Europe & Central Asia Poverty Reduction & Economic Management
Downloads 43 (332,810)

Abstract:

Safety Nets and Transfers, Labor Policies, Rural Poverty Reduction, Banks & Banking Reform, Debt Markets

13.

Almost Random: Evaluating a Large-Scale Randomized Nutrition Program in the Presence of Crossover

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4784
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sebastian Linnemayr and Harold Alderman
Harvard University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 40 (338,692)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Disease Control & Prevention, Housing & Human Habitats, Access to Finance, Early Child and Children's Health

14.

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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Abstract:

undernutrition, stunting, benefit, cost ratios, economic productivity

15.

Tall Claims: Mortality Selection and the Height of Children

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5846
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harold Alderman, Michael Lokshin and Sergiy Radyakin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 15 (399,830)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Population Policies, Youth and Governance, Adolescent Health, Early Child and Children's Health

16.

A Framework for Physical Growth and Child Development

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01435
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jul 2015
Harold Alderman, Jere Behrman and Paul Glewwe
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

nutrition, human capital, child development

17.

The Nutritional Returns to Parental Education

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01379
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Harold Alderman and Derek D. Headey
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Abstract:

Children, Education, Nutrition, Malnutrition, Undernutrition, Stunting, Parental Education, Parents

18.

Is Consanguinity an Impediment to Improving Human Development Outcomes?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8074
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
World Bank - Human Development Sector, European University Institute, World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Abstract:

Anthropology, Gender and Social Development, Nutrition

19.

The Contribution of Increased Equity to the Estimated Social Benefits from a Transfer Program: An Illustration from Progresa/Oportunidades

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8026
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Apr 2017
Harold Alderman and Jere Behrman
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Inequality, Educational Sciences

20.

Child Growth, Shocks, and Food Aid in Rural Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3128
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Takashi Yamano, Harold Alderman and Luc Christiaensen
Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development (FASID), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank
Downloads 0 (527,766)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Food & Nutrition Policy, Gender and Development, Development Economics & Aid Effectiveness, Food & Beverage Industry, School Health, School Health, Food & Beverage Industry, Food & Nutrition Policy, Development Economics & Aid Effectiveness, Poverty Lines

21.
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Abstract:

nutrition, social protection, transfer programs, school feeding

22.

The Contribution of Increased Equity to the Estimated Social Benefits from a Transfer Program: An Illustration from PROGRESA

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1475
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2015
Harold Alderman, Jere Behrman and Afia Tasneem
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Abstract:

poverty; welfare; economic development; social protection; conditional cash transfer

23.

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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24.

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 VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

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25.

The "Glass of Milk" Subsidy Program and Malnutrition in Peru

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 421-448, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
David C. Stifel and Harold Alderman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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26.

Reducing the Incidence of Low Birth Weight in Low-Income Countries Has Substantial Economic Benefits

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 25-48, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Harold Alderman and E.R. Behrman
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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27.

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

28.

A Comparison of Ghanaian Civil Servants' Earnings Before and After Retrenchment

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 259-88, October 1995
Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Ithaca College - Department of Economics, Europe and Central Asia Region and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Abstract:

retrenchment, civil service, Ghana

29.

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