Hanan G. Jacoby

World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department

Senior Economist

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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

World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

1818 H. Street, N.W.

MSN3-311

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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81

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Access to Markets and the Benefits of Rural Roads

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2028
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 177 (114,512)
Citation 43

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2.

Environmental Determinants of Child Mortality in Rural China: A Competing Risks Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3241
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Limin Wang
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 165 (137,259)

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Citation 1

Food Prices, Wages, and Welfare in Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6412
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 162 (145,562)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Markets and Market Access, Economic Theory & Research, Labor Policies, Agribusiness, Emerging Markets

Food Prices, Wages, and Welfare in Rural India

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 159-176, 2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
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Citation 1

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4.

Watta Satta: Bride Exchange and Women's Welfare in Rural Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4126
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Ghazala Mansuri
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 134 (151,016)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Population & Development, Anthropology, Education and Society, Gender and Law, Gender and Law

5.

Incomplete Contracts and Investment: A Study of Land Tenancy in Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3826
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Ghazala Mansuri
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 129 (161,835)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Investment and Investment Climate, Municipal Housing and Land, Contract Law, Economic Theory & Research, Real Estate Development

6.

Distributional Implications of Climate Change in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5623
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby, Mariano Rabassa and Emmanuel Skouas
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 122 (160,916)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Climate Change Economics, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Science of Climate Change, Rural Poverty Reduction, Regional Economic Development

7.

Incentives, Supervision, and Sharecropper Productivity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4125
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Ghazala Mansuri
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 114 (186,876)
Citation 4

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Contract Law, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate, Municipal Housing and Land, Urban Housing

8.

On Measuring the Benefits of Lower Transport Costs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4484
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Bart Minten
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program
Downloads 97 (210,433)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Rural Roads & Transport, Economic Theory & Research, Rural Transport

9.

Monopoly Power and Distribution in Fragmented Markets: The Case of Groundwater

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2628
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Rinku Murgai
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 80 (244,438)
Citation 1

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10.

Monsoon Babies: Rainfall Shocks and Child Nutrition in Nepal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6395
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sailesh Tiwari, Hanan G. Jacoby and Emmanuel Skoufias
World Bank, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank
Downloads 66 (272,727)

Abstract:

Science of Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Global Environment Facility, Water Conservation, Youth and Governance

11.

Crossing Boundaries: Gender, Caste and Schooling in Rural Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5710
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Ghazala Mansuri
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 53 (233,794)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Primary Education, Education For All, Disability, Adolescent Health, Tertiary Education

12.

Is There an Intrahousehold 'Flypaper Effect'? Evidence From a School Feeding Programme

The Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 196-221, 2002
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2002
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 23 (410,029)
Citation 15

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13.

Weather and Child Health in Rural Nigeria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6214
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mariano Rabassa, Emmanuel Skoufias and Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 12 (430,388)

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Science of Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Disease Control & Prevention, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases

14.

Markets, Contracts, and Uncertainty in a Groundwater Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7694
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Xavier Giné and Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 0 (450,567)

Abstract:

Groundwater, Agricultural Economics

15.

Changing Wage Structure in India in the Post-Reform Era: 1993-2011

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7426
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hanan G. Jacoby and Basab Dasgupta
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank
Downloads 0 (359,295)

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Labor Policies, Rural Poverty Reduction, Markets and Market Access

16.

Is Land Titling in Sub-Saharan Africa Cost-Effective? Evidence from Madagascar

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 461-485, 2007
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Hanan G. Jacoby and Bart Minten
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program

Abstract:

Q15

17.

Weathering the Storm: The Impact of the East Asian Crisis on Farm Households in Indonesia and Thailand

World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-20, 2002
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
University of Maryland, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department

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18.

Hazards of Expropriation: Tenure Insecurity and Investment in Rural China

American Economic Review, Vol. 92, No. 5, December 2002
Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Hanan G. Jacoby, Guo Li and Scott Rozelle
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank - Rural Development (EASRD) and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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19.

Access to Markets and the Benefits of Rural Roads

The Economic Journal, Vol. 110, No. 465, Pp. 713-737, July 2000
Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department

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20.

Self-Selection and the Redistributive Impact of In-Kind Transfers: An Econometric Analysis

JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, Vol. 32, No. 2, Spring 1997
Posted: 04 Jun 1997
Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department

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