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October 6, 2015
Do labor-intensive public works programs (PWPs) serve as an important social protection tools to supplement the income of poor households and improve...
February 12, 2015
A body of literature suggests that relationships affect contractual and market outcomes, but how does market structure affect the economics of...
November 6, 2014
Education programs in rural areas of developing countries are often implemented through local agents, such as community teachers. With this knowledge...
September 25, 2014
How does secondary schooling impact young adults in Kenya? In his new paper, Owen Ozier estimates the effects of secondary schooling on human capital...
April 27, 2012
How can policymakers reduce the risk of violence after war? Can employment and anti-poverty programs reduce the risk of violence, and what does this...
October 14, 2008
We use a panel of country-level crop yields in Africa to estimate the relationship between yields and temperature as well as precipitation. Maize,...