Berk Ozler

World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)

Economist

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

http://econ.worldbank.org/staff/bozler

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

24

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Not Separate, Not Equal: Poverty and Inequality in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Feb 2005
Berk Ozler and J. G. M. (Hans) Hoogeveen
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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Poverty, Inequality, South Africa

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Conditional Cash Transfers and the Equity-Efficiency Debate

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das, Quy-Toan Do and Berk Ozler
Georgetown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Designing Experiments to Measure Spillover Effects

PIER Working Paper No. 14-006
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Experimental Design, Networks, Cash Transfers

Designing Experiments to Measure Spillover Effects

PIER Working Paper No. 14-032
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Experimental Design, Networks, Cash Transfers

Designing Experiments to Measure Spillover Effects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6824
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Disease Control & Prevention, Science Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks, Technology Industry, Labor Policies

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Cash or Condition? Evidence from a Cash Transfer Experiment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5259
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sarah Baird, Craig McIntosh and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Education For All, Population Policies, Primary Education, Tertiary Education, Teaching and Learning

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Crime and Local Inequality in South Africa

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gabriel Demombynes and Berk Ozler
University of California, Berkeley and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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The Short-Term Impacts of a Schooling Conditional Cash Transfer Program on the Sexual Behavior of Young Women

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5089
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Malawi, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Population Policies, Adolescent Health, Education For All, Primary Education, Disease Control & Prevention

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Designing Cost-Effective Cash Transfer Programs to Boost Schooling Among Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5090
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sarah Baird, Craig McIntosh and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Education For All, Tertiary Education, Primary Education, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Population Policies

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Designing Experiments to Measure Spillover Effects, Second Version

PIER Working Paper No. 15-021
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Experimental Design, Networks, Cash Transfers

Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8243
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jun 2014
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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inequality, inequality of opportunity, economic growth

Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6915
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Inequality, Equity and Development, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Services & Transfers to Poor, Achieving Shared Growth

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The Impact of Economics Blogs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5783
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David J. McKenzie and Berk Ozler
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Tertiary Education, E-Business, Economic Theory & Research, Information Security & Privacy, Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems

The Impact of Economics Blogs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8558
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
David J. McKenzie and Berk Ozler
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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blog, dissemination, impact evaluation, influence

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Toward Successful Development Policies: Insights from Research in Development Economics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9133
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2020
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Health Care Services Industry, International Trade and Trade Rules, Economic Assistance, Disability, Services & Transfers to Poor, Access of Poor to Social Services, Climate Change and Environment, Climate Change and Health, Science of Climate Change, Inequality

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Re-Interpreting Sub-Group Inequality Decompositions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3687
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Optimal Design of Experiments in the Presence of Interference

PIER Working Paper No. 16-025
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Experimental Design, Causal Inference

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Poverty Alleviation Through Geographic Targeting: How Much Does Disaggregation Help?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Singapore Management University - School of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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Targeting, Poverty, Poverty Maps

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When the Money Runs Out: Do Cash Transfers Have Sustained Effects on Human Capital Accumulation?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7901
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 02 Dec 2016
Sarah Baird, Craig McIntosh and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Social Protections & Assistance, Educational Sciences

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Local Inequality and Project Choice: Theory and Evidence from Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3997
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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elite capture, social funds, inequality, poverty

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Income Shocks and Adolescent Mental Health

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5644
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sarah Baird, Jacobus de Hoop and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Rome Tor Vergata and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Disease Control & Prevention, Health Systems Development & Reform, Mental Health, Population Policies

On the Unequal Inequality of Poor Communities

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division
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On the Unequal Inequality of Poor Communities

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 401-421, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Combining Preschool Teacher Training with Parenting Education: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7817
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 07 Oct 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG), University of California, Berkeley - School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley - School of Public Health, World Bank, University of Pennsylvania - Graduate School of Education and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Educational Sciences

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The Effects of Cash Transfers on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8404
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2018
Sarah Baird, David J. McKenzie and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Economic Assistance, Disability, Services & Transfers to Poor, Access of Poor to Social Services, Employment and Unemployment, Labor Markets, Rural Labor Markets, Health Care Services Industry

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The Regressive Demands of Demand-Driven Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5883
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sarah Baird, Craig McIntosh and Berk Ozler
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Housing & Human Habitats, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Services & Transfers to Poor, Regional Economic Development

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Combining Mentoring Programs with Cash Transfers for Adolescent Girls in Liberia:Baseline Report

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7797
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 09 Sep 2016
Population Council, United States, City University of New York - CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG), International Rescue Committee, Innovations for Poverty Action, Innovations for Poverty Action, Innovations for Poverty Action and Population Council, United States
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Gender and Health, Nutrition

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Girl Power: Cash Transfers and Adolescent Welfare. Evidence from a Cluster-Randomized Experiment in Malawi

NBER Working Paper No. w19479
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), University of Malawi, University of Rome Tor Vergata and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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The Heterogeneous Effects of HIV Testing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6823
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
George Washington University - School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS), Middlebury College, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Disease Control & Prevention, Population Policies, HIV AIDS, Gender and Health, HIV AIDS and Business