Harry A. Patrinos

World Bank

Manager, Education

1818 H Street NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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“  I am currently working on returns to education, quality of education, and impact of automation on education and labor markets.  ”

Scholarly Papers (51)

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Returns to Investment in Education: A Further Update

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2881
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
George Psacharopoulos and Harry A. Patrinos
Georgetown University and World Bank
Downloads 3,379 (2,881)
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Returns to Investment in Education: A Further Update

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2881
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos and George Psacharopoulos
World Bank and Georgetown University
Downloads 810 (28,580)
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Curriculum & Instruction, Teaching and Learning, Public Health Promotion, Decentralization, Economic Theory & Research, Agricultural Knowledge & Information Systems, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Economics of Education

Returns to Investment in Education: A Further Update

Education Economics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 111-134, August 2004
Posted: 08 Oct 2004
George Psacharopoulos and Harry A. Patrinos
Georgetown University and World Bank

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Returns to human capital, earnings, earnings function, education

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Empowering Parents to Improve Education : Evidence from Rural Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3935
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paul J. Gertler, Marta Rubio-Codina and Harry A. Patrinos
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Toulouse I and World Bank
Downloads 680 (36,940)
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Tertiary Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Disability, Economics of Education

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Can Cost-Benefit Analysis Guide Education Policy in Developing Countries?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4568
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Emmanuel Jimenez and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 660 (38,400)

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Education For All, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Access & Equity in Basic Education

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Education and Earnings in a Transition Economy (Vietnam)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1920
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Peter R. Moock, Harry A. Patrinos and Meera Venkataraman
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 485 (57,254)
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Comparable Estimates of Returns to Schooling Around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7020
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Claudio E. Montenegro and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank Group and World Bank
Downloads 402 (71,932)
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Economics of Education, Educational Sciences, Education For All, Educational Populations, Education for Development (superceded)

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The Impact of the 1999 Education Reform in Poland

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5263
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Warsaw University - Faculty of Economic Sciences, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Tertiary Education, Secondary Education, Education For All, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning

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Stuck in the Middle? Human Capital Development and Economic Growth in Malaysia and Thailand

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6283
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Emmanuel Jimenez, Vy Nguyen and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 321 (93,070)
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Education For All, Primary Education, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Teaching and Learning, Tertiary Education

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Economic Analysis of World Bank Education Projects and Project Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2564
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 315 (95,026)
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Quality of Schooling and Quality of Schools for Indigenous Students in Guatemala, Mexico, and Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3982
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and World Bank - The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
Downloads 314 (95,383)

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Tertiary Education, Secondary Education, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Education For All

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Education: Past, Present and Future Global Challenges

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5616
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos and George Psacharopoulos
World Bank and Georgetown University
Downloads 304 (98,774)

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Education For All, Economic Theory & Research, Primary Education, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Achieving Shared Growth

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Child Labor, School Attendance, and Indigenous Households: Evidence from Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3487
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
World Bank, World Bank and University of the Americas, Puebla
Downloads 304 (98,774)

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Child labor, Mexico, Indigenous, Conditional cash transfers

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Institutional Effects as Determinants of Learning Outcomes: Exploring State Variations in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4286
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jesus Alvarez, Vicente A. Garcia-Moreno and Harry A. Patrinos
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 286 (105,587)

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Tertiary Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Secondary Education, Primary Education

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Estimating the Returns to Education : Accounting for Heterogeneity in Ability

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4040
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos, Cristobal Ridao-Cano and Chris Sakellariou
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Downloads 280 (107,954)
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Access & Equity in Basic Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Education and Society, Economics of Education

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Measuring Human Capital

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2019
University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 132 (216,388)

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Measuring Human Capital

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8742
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Feb 2019
University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Princeton University and World Bank
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Inequality, Gender and Development, Social Capital, Global Environment, Coastal and Marine Resources, Energy and Natural Resources

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Measuring Aversion to Debt: An Experiment Among Student Loan Candidates

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5737
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gregorio Silva Caetano, Miguel Palacios and Harry A. Patrinos
University of Rochester - Economics Department, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary and World Bank
Downloads 210 (144,244)

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Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Economic Theory & Research, Tertiary Education

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Global Data Set on Education Quality (1965-2015)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8314
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2018
Nadir Altinok, Noam Angrist and Harry A. Patrinos
University of Lorraine, University of Oxford and World Bank
Downloads 191 (157,574)

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Educational Populations, Education for Development (superceded), Education For All, Educational Sciences, Secondary Education, Gender and Development

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Private Education Provision and Public Finance: The Netherlands

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5185
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank
Downloads 190 (158,339)

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Tertiary Education, Education For All, Secondary Education, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning

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The Living Conditions of Children

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4251
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank
Downloads 184 (163,014)

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Primary Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Population Policies, Health Monitoring & Evaluation

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Estimating the Returns to Education in Argentina: 1992-2002

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3715
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Sep 2005
Paula Ines Giovagnoli, Ariel Fiszbein and Harry A. Patrinos
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Faculty of Economics, World Bank - Human Development Network and World Bank
Downloads 183 (163,860)

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returns to schooling, wages, quantile regressions

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Using the Oaxaca-Blinder Decomposition Technique to Analyze Learning Outcomes Changes Over Time: An Application to Indonesia's Results in PISA Mathematics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5584
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education, World Bank, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 168 (176,726)

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Tertiary Education, Secondary Education, Education For All, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning

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Financing Lifelong Learning

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4569
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hessel Oosterbeek and Harry A. Patrinos
University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM) and World Bank
Downloads 152 (192,380)

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Tertiary Education, Access to Finance, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Economics of Education

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Indigenous Peoples in Latin America: Economic Opportunities and Social Networks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4227
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos, Emmanuel Skoufias and Trine Lunde
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 140 (205,656)

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Population Policies, Rural Poverty Reduction, Anthropology, Economic Theory & Research, Investment and Investment Climate

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Heterogeneous Returns to Education in the Labor Market

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6170
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, University of London - Institute of Education, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 126 (223,508)

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Education For All, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Debt Markets

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A Positive Stigma for Child Labor?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4697
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos and M. Najeeb Shafiq
World Bank and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 73 (323,584)

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Street Children, Youth and Governance, Children and Youth, Labor Policies, Primary Education

A Positive Stigma for Child Labor?

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 799-807
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2011
Harry A. Patrinos and M. Najeeb Shafiq
World Bank and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 48 (400,202)

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Incidence Analysis of Public Support to the Private Education Sector in Cote D'Ivoire

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3231
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Chris Sakellariou and Harry A. Patrinos
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and World Bank
Downloads 109 (248,554)

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Contracting, Human capital, Vouchers

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Returns to Investment in Education: A Decennial Review of the Global Literature

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8402
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Apr 2018
George Psacharopoulos and Harry A. Patrinos
Georgetown University and World Bank
Downloads 103 (258,535)
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Educational Sciences, Tertiary Education, Primary Education, Economics of Education

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Rising Returns to Schooling in Argentina, 1992-2002: Productivity or Credentialism?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3714
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Sep 2005
Maria Paula Savanti and Harry A. Patrinos
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and World Bank
Downloads 97 (269,052)

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Returns to schooling, Argentina, screening, credentialism

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Economic Volatility and Returns to Education in Venezuela: 1992-2002

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3459
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos and Chris Sakellariou
World Bank and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Downloads 94 (274,617)

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Schooling and Labor Market Impacts of a Natural Policy Experiment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3460
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos and Chris Sakellariou
World Bank and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
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Schooling and Labor Market Impacts of a Natural Policy Experiment

Labour, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 705-719, December 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Jan 2006
Harry A. Patrinos and Chris Sakellariou
World Bank and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
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Framework for the Reform of Education Systems and Planning for Quality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6701
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos, Eduardo Velez and Catherine Yan Wang
World Bank, World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region and China National Institute for Educational Research
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Education For All, Primary Education, Tertiary Education, Teaching and Learning, Access & Equity in Basic Education

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Social Networks among Indigenous Peoples in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4949
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Emmanuel Skoufias, Trine Lunde and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 85 (292,687)

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Population Policies, Access to Finance, Anthropology, Labor Policies, Housing & Human Habitats

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An Expansion of a Global Data Set on Educational Quality: A Focus on Achievement in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6536
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Noam Angrist, Harry A. Patrinos and Martin Schlotter
University of Oxford, World Bank and Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs,Infrastructure, Transport an Technology
Downloads 78 (308,156)

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Teaching and Learning, Secondary Education, Country Strategy & Performance, Primary Education, E-Business

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School Autonomy and Accountability in Thailand: A Systems Approach for Assessing Policy Intent and Implementation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7012
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gustavo Arcia, Kevin Macdonald and Harry A. Patrinos
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Human Development Network and World Bank
Downloads 67 (335,535)

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Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Sciences, Public Sector Management and Reform, Government Policies, Youth and Governance, Non Governmental Organizations, Economics and Institutions, Economics of Education, National Governance

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The Determinants of Wealth and Gender Inequity in Cognitive Skills in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5189
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Human Development Network, Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Tertiary Education, Education For All, Disability, Primary Education, Secondary Education

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Global Dataset on Education Quality: A Review and Update (2000-2017)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8592
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2018
Harry A. Patrinos and Noam Angrist
World Bank and University of Oxford
Downloads 65 (340,837)

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Education for Development (superceded), Education For All, Educational Populations, Educational Sciences, International Trade and Trade Rules, Economics of Education

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Technology, Computers, and Wages: Evidence from a Developing Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Chris Sakellariou and Harry A. Patrinos
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and World Bank
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The Jordan Education Initiative: A Multi-Stakeholder Partnership Model to Support Education Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6079
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Tertiary Education, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Education For All, Secondary Education

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Quality of Schooling, Returns to Schooling and the 1981 Vouchers Reform in Chile

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4617
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank
Downloads 56 (367,054)

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Education For All, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Teaching and Learning, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Economics of Education

Returns to Investment in Education: The Case of Turkey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8789
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Harry A. Patrinos, George Psacharopoulos and Aysit Tansel
World Bank, Georgetown University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 34 (457,573)

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Returns to Investment in Education: The Case of Turkey

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Apr 2019
Harry A. Patrinos, George Psacharopoulos and Aysit Tansel
World Bank, Georgetown University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 11 (596,865)

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Education, Returns to Education, Turkey

Returns to Investment in Education: The Case of Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12238
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 May 2019
Harry A. Patrinos, George Psacharopoulos and Aysit Tansel
World Bank, Georgetown University and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
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education, returns to education, Turkey

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Assessment Testing Can Be Used to Inform Policy Decisions: The Case of Jordan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5890
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Husein Abdul-Hamid, Khattab M. Abu-Lebdeh and Harry A. Patrinos
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
Downloads 41 (418,470)

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Tertiary Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Secondary Education, Primary Education

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Within-School Tracking in South Korea: An Analysis Using PISA 2003

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5266
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kevin Macdonald and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank - Human Development Network and World Bank
Downloads 40 (422,319)

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Tertiary Education, Secondary Education, Teaching and Learning, Education For All, Educational Sciences

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Automation and Labor Market Outcomes: The Pivotal Role of High-Quality Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8474
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Raja Bentaouet Kattan and Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 33 (451,201)

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Educational Sciences, Labor Markets, Education for Development (superceded), Education For All, Educational Populations

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Functional Literacy, Heterogeneity and the Returns to Schooling: Multi-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6697
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Tazeen Fasih, Harry A. Patrinos and Chris Sakellariou
World Bank, World Bank and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Downloads 22 (507,725)

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Education For All, Primary Education, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Teaching and Learning, Secondary Education

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The Impact of an Accountability Intervention with Diagnostic Feedback: Evidence from Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7393
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 19 (525,235)

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Educational Populations, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Education For All, Education for Development (superceded)

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The Changing Pattern of Returns to Education: What Impact Will this Have on Inequality?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8866
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Aug 2019
Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank
Downloads 15 (548,527)

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The Economic Case for Education in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8679
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2018
Harry A. Patrinos, Pham Vu Thang and Nguyen Duc Thanh
World Bank, Vietnam National University (VNU) - VNU University of Economics and Business and Vietnam National University (VNU) - VNU University of Economics and Business
Downloads 13 (560,521)
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School-Based Management and Learning Outcomes: Experimental Evidence from Colima, Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8874
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
World Bank, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and World Bank
Downloads 4 (618,634)

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Comprehensive Private School Model for Low-Income Urban Children in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8669
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2018
Claremont Colleges - Claremont Graduate University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), World Bank and World Bank
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Educational Sciences, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Effective Schools and Teachers, Gender and Development, Economics of Education, Education Finance

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The Changing Pattern of Wage Returns to Education and its Implications

Development Policy Review, Vol. 28, Issue 6, pp. 733-747, November 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
University of Cambridge - Centre for Education and International Development, University of London - Institute of Education and World Bank
Downloads 3 (626,678)
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Indigenous Language Skills and the Labor Market in a Developing Economy: Bolivia

Economic Development and Cultural Change, January 2000
Posted: 10 Feb 2000
Barry R. Chiswick, Harry A. Patrinos and Michael E. Hurst
University of Illinois at Chicago, World Bank and University of Illinois at Chicago

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Differences in Education and Earnings Across Ethnic Groups in Guatemala

QUARTERLY REVIEW OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE, Vol. 37, No. 4, Winter 1997
Posted: 17 Sep 1997
Harry A. Patrinos
World Bank

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