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

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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 221 (143,457)
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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
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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 179 (174,365)
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Population & Development, Anthropology, Education and Society, Gender and Law, Gender and Law

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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 171 (181,465)
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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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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
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Climate Change Economics, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Science of Climate Change, Rural Poverty Reduction, Regional Economic Development

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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 156 (196,263)

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

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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 126 (233,047)
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Contract Law, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate, Municipal Housing and Land, Urban Housing

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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: 01 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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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 116 (247,883)
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Rural Roads & Transport, Economic Theory & Research, Rural Transport

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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 108 (260,586)
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Primary Education, Education For All, Disability, Adolescent Health, Tertiary Education

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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 94 (286,199)
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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
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Science of Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Global Environment Facility, Water Conservation, Youth and Governance

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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 72 (335,973)

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

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Markets, Contracts, and Uncertainty in a Groundwater Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7694
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Xavier Giné and Hanan G. Jacoby
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Downloads 66 (352,080)

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Hydrology, Water and Food Supply, Climate Change and Agriculture, International Trade and Trade Rules, Regulatory Regimes, Social Policy, Common Property Resource Development, Legal Products, Judicial System Reform, Legislation, Legal Reform, Microfinance

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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 25 (511,131)
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Science of Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Disease Control & Prevention, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases

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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
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Governing the Commons?: Water and Power in Pakistan's Indus Basin

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8351
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2018
Hanan G. Jacoby and Ghazala Mansuri
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Decentralization and Redistribution: Irrigation Reform in Pakistan's Indus Basin

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8352
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Hanan G. Jacoby, Ghazala Mansuri and Freeha Fatima
World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Impact of the West African Ebola Epidemic on Agricultural Production and Rural Welfare: Evidence from Liberia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8880
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
World Bank - Poverty and Equity Global Practice, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and Independent
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20.

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

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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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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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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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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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