Jishnu Das

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 (31)

1.

Religious School Enrollment in Pakistan: A Look at the Data

KSG Working Paper No. RWP05-024; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3521
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 684 (25,220)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Advocacy and Persuasion, Education Policy, Human Resources¸ Labor and Education, Intergovernmental Relations, International Affairs/Globalization, International Development, International Security, Press and Public Policy

2.

Learning Levels and Gaps in Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4067
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 635 (23,400)
Citation 6

Abstract:

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

3.

A Dime a Day: The Possibilities and Limits of Private Schooling in Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4066
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 518 (38,948)
Citation 8

Abstract:

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

4.

Conditional Cash Transfers and the Equity-Efficiency Debate

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3280
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das, Quy-Toan Do and Berk Ozler
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 504 (36,726)
Citation 2

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5.

The Quality of Medical Advice in Low-Income Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4501
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Maryland
Downloads 465 (45,474)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Gender and Health, Health Economics & Finance, Disease Control & Prevention

6.

What Did You Do All Day? Maternal Education and Child Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5143
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 378 (59,274)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Education For All, Primary Education, Access & Equity in Basic Education, Early Childhood Development, Youth and Governance

7.

U.S. and Them: The Geography of Academic Research

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5152
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 281 (79,942)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Information Security & Privacy, Economic Theory & Research, Tertiary Education, Labor Policies, Agricultural Knowledge & Information Systems

8.

Money for Nothing: The Dire Straits of Medical Practice in Delhi, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3669
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Jishnu Das and Jeffrey S. Hammer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 228 (102,955)
Citation 21

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9.

Strained Mercy: The Quality of Medical Care in Delhi

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3228
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das and Jeffrey S. Hammer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 221 (96,979)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Report Cards: The Impact of Providing School and Child Test Scores on Educational Markets

HKS Working Paper No. RWP14-052
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 159 (148,142)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Educational Markets, Information Provision, Private Schools, Market-level Experiments

Report Cards: The Impact of Providing School and Child Test Scores on Educational Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7226
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 35 (367,943)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Private Sector Economics, Private Sector Development Law, Economics of Education, Marketing

Do Value-Added Estimates Add Value? Accounting for Learning Dynamics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5066
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 116 (191,582)
Citation 11

Abstract:

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

Do Value-Added Estimates Add Value? Accounting for Learning Dynamics

HKS Working Paper No. RWP09-034
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 56 (301,043)
Citation 11

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12.

Which Doctor? Combining Vignettes and Item Response to Measure Doctor Quality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3301
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das and Jeffrey S. Hammer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 170 (126,047)
Citation 6

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13.

India Shining and Bharat Drowning: Comparing Two Indian States to the Worldwide Distribution in Mathematics Achievement

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4644
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das and Tristan Zajonc
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 148 (143,322)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Secondary Education, Educational Sciences, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Tertiary Education

14.

Teacher Shocks and Student Learning: Evidence from Zambia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3602
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2005
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 148 (144,853)
Citation 8

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15.

In Aid We Trust: Hearts and Minds and the Pakistan Earthquake of 2005

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5440
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Tahir Andrabi and Jishnu Das
Pomona College - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 145 (122,519)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Post Conflict Reconstruction, Corporate Law, Population Policies, Hazard Risk Management, Statistical & Mathematical Sciences

16.

A Practical Comparison of the Bivariate Probit and Linear IV Estimators

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5601
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 131 (144,853)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Scientific Research & Science Parks, Science Education, Statistical & Mathematical Sciences, Econometrics, Educational Technology and Distance Education

17.

Equity in Educational Expenditures: Can Government Subsidies Help?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3249
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 122 (166,727)

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18.

Patient Satisfaction, Doctor Effort, and Interview Location: Evidence from Paraguay

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4086
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das and Thomas Pave Sohnesen
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 105 (195,773)

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Health Law, Educational Sciences, Gender and Health

Mental Health Patterns and Consequences: Results from Survey Data in Five Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4495
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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)
Downloads 99 (214,896)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Disease Control & Prevention, Gender and Health, Health Systems Development & Reform, Mental Health

Mental Health Patterns and Consequences: Results from Survey Data in Five Developing Countries

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 31-55, 2009
Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Jishnu Das, Quy-Toan Do and David J. McKenzie
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

Abstract:

O12, I10, I32, O15

20.

Students Today, Teachers Tomorrow? Identifying Constraints on the Provision of Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5674
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 89 (197,034)
Citation 8

Abstract:

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

21.

When Can School Inputs Improve Test Scores?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3217
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (216,681)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Housing & Human Habitats, Environmental Economics & Policies, Teaching and Learning, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Conditions and Volatility, Economics of Education

22.

Conducting Ethical Economic Research: Complications from the Field

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6446
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 50 (244,793)

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Information Security & Privacy, Population Policies, Tertiary Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks

23.

Short but not Sweet: New Evidence on Short Duration Morbidities from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2971
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das and Carolina Sánchez-Páramo
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 49 (291,782)
Citation 6

Abstract:

School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5629
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Georgetown University, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and World Bank
Downloads 31 (384,033)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Tertiary Education, Education For All, Access to Finance, Teaching and Learning, Disability

School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores

NBER Working Paper No. w16830
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Mar 2011
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Georgetown University, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and World Bank
Downloads 16 (463,167)
Citation 2

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25.

The Impact of Recall Periods on Reported Morbidity and Health Seeking Behavior

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5778
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and World Bank
Downloads 24 (391,598)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Disease Control & Prevention, Gender and Health, Housing & Human Habitats

The Fiscal Cost of Weak Governance: Evidence from Teacher Absence in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7579
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 21 (434,730)

Abstract:

Educational Institutions & Facilities, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Sciences

The Fiscal Cost of Weak Governance: Evidence from Teacher Absence in India

NBER Working Paper No. w20299
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jul 2014
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 3 (533,926)

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27.

Delivering Education: A Pragmatic Framework for Improving Education in Low-Income Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7277
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pomona College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 21 (213,622)

Abstract:

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

28.

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit Evidence from Primary Care Providers in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7334
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
Downloads 20 (273,149)

Abstract:

Health Economics & Finance, De Facto Governments, Democratic Government, Public Sector Administrative and Civil Service Reform, Economics and Finance of Public Institution Development, Public Sector Administrative & Civil Service Reform

29.

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India

NBER Working Paper No. w21405
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Aug 2015
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
Downloads 1 (509,069)

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30.

The Value of Private Schools: Evidence from Pakistan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9960
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
University College London - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Banco de Portugal
Downloads 0 (436,016)

Abstract:

education, school choice, Pakistan, characteristics model

31.

Quality of Primary Care in Low-Income Countries: Facts and Economics

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 525-553, 2014
Posted: 08 Aug 2014
Jishnu Das and Jeffrey S. Hammer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs

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