Louise Fox

World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist

Senior Economist

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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Africa's Got Work to Do: Employment Prospects in the New Century

IMF Working Paper No. 13/201
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Oct 2013
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Employment, Sub-Saharan Africa, Labor markets, Agricultural sector, Private sector, Wages, Cross country analysis, labor force, agriculture, industry, services, wage employment, household enterprises, public employment

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Household Enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa: Why They Matter for Growth, Jobs, and Livelihoods

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6184
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Thomas Pave Sohnesen
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Labor Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Population Policies, Labor Policies, Rural Poverty Reduction

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Are Skills Rewarded in Sub-Saharan Africa? Determinants of Wages and Productivity in the Manufacturing Sector

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4688
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Ana Maria Oviedo
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Banks & Banking Reform

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Institutions and Labor Market Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4721
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Ana Maria Oviedo
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Microfinance, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Management and Relations

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The Household Enterprise Sector in Tanzania: Why it Matters and Who Cares

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5882
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Josaphat Kweka and Louise Fox
World Bank - Tanzania Office and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
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Access to Finance, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Markets, Population Policies, Debt Markets

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Gender Dimensions of Pension Reform in the Former Soviet Union

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paulette Castel and Louise Fox
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
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Household Enterprises in Mozambique: Key to Poverty Reduction But Not on the Development Agenda?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6570
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Thomas Pave Sohnesen
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Access to Finance, Rural Poverty Reduction, Housing & Human Habitats, Regional Economic Development

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Is Informality Welfare-Enhancing Structural Transformation? Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5866
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Obert Pimhidzai
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and Independent
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Achieving Shared Growth, Labor Policies, Regional Economic Development, Economic Theory & Research

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In the Mind, the Household, or the Market? Concepts and Measurement of Women's Economic Empowerment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8079
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
Louise Fox and Carolina Romero
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Gender and Economic Policy, Gender and Economics, Rural Labor Markets, Gender and Poverty, Economics and Gender, Human Rights

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Different Dreams, Same Bed: Collecting, Using, and Interpreting Employment Statistics in Sub-Saharan Africa -- the Case of Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6436
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Louise Fox and Obert Pimhidzai
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and Independent
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Educational Sciences, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Tertiary Education

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Are African Households Heterogeneous Agents?: Stylized Facts on Patterns of Consumption, Employment, Income and Earnings for Macroeconomic Modelers

IMF Working Paper No. 15/102
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Louise Fox
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
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Income distribution, Sub-Saharan Africa, Income inequality, Household consumption, Employment, Business cycles, Econometric models, poor, poor households, savings, rural, poverty, rural areas, household income, household survey

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Beating the Odds: Sustaining Inclusion in Mozambique's Growing Economy

Beating the Odds Sustaining Inclusion in Mozambique’s Growing Economy (2008); ISBN: 978-0-8213-7565-5
Number of pages: 306 Posted: 08 Jan 2019
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Household Enterprises and Poverty Reduction in Sub‐Saharan Africa

Development Policy Review, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 197-221, 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Feb 2016
Louise Fox and Thomas Pave Sohnesen
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Employment, poverty reduction, microenterprises, informality, development strategies