David A. Robalino

World Bank

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Social Protection in Latin America: Achievements and Limitations

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5305
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Francisco H. G. Ferreira and David A. Robalino
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 596 (56,695)

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Rural Poverty Reduction, Services & Transfers to Poor, Debt Markets, Insurance Law, Health Monitoring & Evaluation

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Does Fiscal Decentralization Improve Health Outcomes? Evidence from a Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David A. Robalino, Oscar Picazo and Albertus Voetberg
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 590 (57,400)

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Do Youth Employment Programs Improve Labor Market Outcomes? A Systematic Review

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10263
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Humboldt University of Berlin, International Labour Organization (ILO), World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, Humboldt University of Berlin, International Labour Organization (ILO) and University of Oxford
Downloads 439 (82,579)
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youth employment, active labor market policy, impact evaluations, systematic review, meta-analysis

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How to Help the Poor to Save a Bit: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10024
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Merve Akbaş, Dan Ariely, David A. Robalino and Michael Weber
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, World Bank and World Bank - Social Protection Unit (HDNSP)
Downloads 434 (83,684)

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savings, field experiment, behavioral economics

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The Covid-19 Conundrum in the Developing World: Protecting Lives or Protecting Jobs?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13136
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
David A. Robalino
World Bank
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COVID-19, jobs, labor and development, developing countries, dynamic optimization

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Social Insurance, Informality and Labor Markets: How to Protect Workers While Creating Good Jobs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7879
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Carmen Pages, Jamele Rigolini and David A. Robalino
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 147 (246,027)

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social insurance, pensions, informality, pay-roll taxes, redistribution, labor markets

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The Risks and Macroeconomic Impact of Hiv/Aids in the Middle East and North Africa: Why Waiting to Intervene Can Be Costly

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David A. Robalino, Carol Jenkins and Karim El Maroufi
World Bank, Auburn University and World Bank
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On the Financial Sustainability of Earnings-Related Pension Schemes with Pay-as-You-Go Financing and the Role of Government Indexed Bonds

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3966
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David A. Robalino and Andras Bodor
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Economic Theory & Research, Technology Industry, Pensions & Retirement Systems, Economic Growth, Population Policies

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Savings for Unemployment in Good or Bad Times: Options for Developing Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4516
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
David A. Robalino, Milan Vodopivec and Andras Bodor
World Bank, World Bank - Human Development Network and Georgetown University
Downloads 123 (282,221)
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unemployment insurance, unemployment insurance savings accounts, unemployment

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Integrating Social Insurance and Social Assistance Programs for the Future World of Labor

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13258
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2020
Robert J. Palacios and David A. Robalino
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 106 (313,352)

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social insurance, social assistance, universal basic income, jobs, pensions, future of work, COVID-19

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Assessing the Distortions of Mandatory Pensions on Labor Supply Decisions and Human Capital Accumulation: How to Bridge the Gap between Economic Theory and Policy Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4355
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mukul Rutkowski, David A. Robalino and Andras Bodor
World Bank, World Bank and Georgetown University
Downloads 92 (343,548)

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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Pensions & Retirement Systems, Debt Markets

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How Mandatory Pensions Affect Labor Supply Decisions and Human Capital Accumulation? Options to Bridge the Gap between Economic Theory and Policy Analysis

Bank i Kredyt, No. 2/2008, pp. 3-18, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Andras Bodor, David A. Robalino and Mukul Rutkowski
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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life cycle models, labor supply, human capital, retirement policies, job and occupational mobility

13.

Assessing Interactions Among Education, Social Insurance, and Labor Market Policies in a General Equilibrium Framework: An Application to Morocco

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4681
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mohamed Ali Marouani and David A. Robalino
Université Paris IX Dauphine and World Bank
Downloads 76 (385,295)

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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance

14.

Unemployment Insurance, Job Search and Informal Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6660
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Jun 2012
David N. Margolis, Lucas Navarro and David A. Robalino
Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and World Bank
Downloads 61 (432,991)
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unemployment insurance, informal sector, self employment, job search

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Migration and Jobs: Issues for the 21st Century

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8867
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Aug 2019
Luc Christiaensen, Alvaro S. Gonzalez and David A. Robalino
World Bank, World Bank Group and World Bank
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Labor Markets, Rural Labor Markets, Educational Sciences

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Incentive Effects of Risk Pooling, Redistributive and Savings Arrangements in Unemployment Benefit Systems: Evidence from a Job-Search Model for Brazil

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5476
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
David A. Robalino, Eduardo Zylberstajn and Juan Robalino
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidad de Costa Rica - School of Economics
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labor market transitions, unemployment insurance, social protection, job-search models, structural estimations

17.

Ex-Ante Methods to Assess the Impact of Social Insurance Policies on Labor Supply with an Application to Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5027
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David A. Robalino and Helio Zylberstajn
World Bank and University of São Paulo (USP)
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Pensions & Retirement Systems, Emerging Markets

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Entering and Leaving Self-Employment: A Panel Data Analysis for 12 Developing Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9358
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Yoonyoung Cho, David A. Robalino and Jose Manuel Romero
World Bank, World Bank and Independent
Downloads 25 (601,488)

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labor market transitions, self-employment, entrepreneurship

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The Jobs that Youth Want and the Support They Need to Get Them: Evidence from a Discrete Choice Experiment in Kenya

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12864
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, World Bank and World Bank
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youth employment, ALMP, discrete choice experiment

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Allocating Subsidies for Private Investments to Maximize Jobs Impacts

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13373
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
David A. Robalino, Jose Manuel Romero and Ian Walker
World Bank, Independent and Lancaster University
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economic analysis, jobs-linked externalities, labor externalities, social externalities, social rates of return, economic rates of return, cost-benefit analysis, entrepreneurship, job creation, investment subsidies, investment incentives, competitive bidding