Sudharshan Canagarajah

Europe and Central Asia Region

Lead Economist

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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1.

Child Labor and Schooling in Ghana

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Harold Coulombe
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) and World Bank
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The Structure and Determinants of Inequality and Poverty Reduction in Ghana, 1988-92

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah, Dipak Mazumdar and Xiao Ye
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM), University of Toronto - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Employment, Labor Markets, and Poverty in Ghana: A Study of Changes During Economic Decline and Recovery

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Dipak Mazumdar
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Public Health and Education Spending in Ghana in 1992-98: Issues of Equity and Efficiency

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Xiao Ye
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) and World Bank
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Poverty in a Wealthy Economy: The Case of Nigeria

IMF Working Paper No. 02/114
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Saji Thomas, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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Economic growth, Poverty, Income distribution, Targeting, Nigeria

Poverty in a Wealthy Economy: The Case of Nigeria

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 10, Issue 2, pp. 143-173, 2001
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Saji Thomas, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)

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Gender, Poverty, and Nonfarm Employment in Ghana and Uganda

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Constance Newman, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Economic Research Service (ERS) and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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Fiscal Policy for Growth and Development in Tajikistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4532
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Brownbridge, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
University of Manchester - Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM) and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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Public Sector Expenditure Analysis & Management, Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Access to Finance

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The Challenges to Long Run Fiscal Sustainability in Romania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5927
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah, Martin Brownbridge, Anca Dana Paliu and Ionut Dumitru
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM), University of Manchester - Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Debt Markets, Public Sector Expenditure Policy, Emerging Markets, Public Sector Economics, Fiscal Adjustment

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How Should Fiscal Policy Respond to the Economic Crisis in the Low Income Commonwealth of Independent States ? Some Pointers from Tajikistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4970
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Brownbridge, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
University of Manchester - Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM) and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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Debt Markets, Currencies and Exchange Rates, Access to Finance, Banks & Banking Reform

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Migration and Remittances in the Former Soviet Union Countries of Central Asia and the South Caucasus: What are the Long-Term Macroeconomic Consequences?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9111
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2020
Martin Brownbridge, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
World Bank and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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Is There a Place for Virtual Poverty Funds in Pro-Poor Public Spending Reform? Lessons from Uganda's Paf

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Sep 2003
Tim Williamson, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Sudharshan Canagarajah
Overseas Development Institute - Centre for Aid and Public Expenditure and Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
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The Poverty Reduction Strategy Approach Six Years on: An Examination of Principles and Practice in Uganda

Development Policy Review, Vol. 24, No. 6, pp. 647-667, November 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Oct 2006
Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Arthur van Diesen
Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) and United Nations - Development Programme (UNDP)
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A Comparison of Ghanaian Civil Servants' Earnings Before and after Retrenchment

Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Stephen D. Younger, Sudharshan Canagarajah, Sudharshan Canagarajah and Harold Alderman
Tulane University - CEQ Institute, Europe and Central Asia RegionWorld Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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retrenchment, civil service, Ghana