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Working Papers

2016

  1. Reducing Child Undernutrition: How far Does Income Growth Take Us?
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads

2014

  1. Can transfer programs be made more nutrition sensitive?
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The nutritional returns to parental education
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (2)

2013

  1. Conducting ethical economic research: complications from the field
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. How can safety nets contribute to economic growth ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2014)

2012

  1. Productive role of safety nets: background paper for the World Bank 2012-2022 social protection and labor strategy
    Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. Impact evaluation of school feeding programs in Lao PDR
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Tall claims: mortality selection and the height of children
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)

2009

  1. Educational and Health Impacts of Two School Feeding Schemes: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso
    Economics Working Paper Series, Oklahoma State University, Department of Economics and Legal Studies in Business Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2009) Downloads View citations (20)
  2. School Feeding Programs and th e Nutrition of Siblings: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso
    Economics Working Paper Series, Oklahoma State University, Department of Economics and Legal Studies in Business Downloads View citations (2)

2008

  1. Almost Random: Evaluating a Large-Scale Randomized Nutrition Program in the Presence of Crossover
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2011)
  2. Helping women respond to the global food price crisis
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Preschool Nutrition and Subsequent Schooling Attainment: Longitudinal Evidence from Tanzania
    CeRP Working Papers, Center for Research on Pensions and Welfare Policies, Turin (Italy) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2009)

2007

  1. Growth-promoting social safety nets
    2020 vision briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Food insecurity in Sub-Saharan Africa: new estimates from household expenditure surveys
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (25)

2005

  1. Reducing child malnutrition in Tanzania - combined effects of income growth and program interventions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Economics & Human Biology (2006)

2004

  1. Improving child nutrition for sustainable poverty reduction in Africa
    2020 vision briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
    Also in Issue briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2004) Downloads
  2. Long Term Consequences Of Early Childhood Malnutrition
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2003) Downloads View citations (71)
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2003) Downloads View citations (21)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2006)

2003

  1. CHILD GROWTH, SHOCKS, AND FOOD AID IN RURAL ETHIOPIA
    2003 Annual Meeting, August 16-22, 2003, Durban, South Africa, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2003) Downloads View citations (14)

    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2005)
  2. Design, Evaluation, and Sustainability of Private Schools for the Poor: The Pakistan Urban and Rural Fellowship School Experiments
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2003)
  3. The"Glass of Milk"subsidy program and malnutrition in Peru
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2006)

2002

  1. Reducing child undernutrition
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2002) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Subsidies as a social safety net: effectiveness and challenges
    Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)

2001

  1. School Quality, School Cost, and the Public/Private School Choices of Low-Income Households in Pakistan
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (77)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2001)
  2. With the help of one's neighbors - externalities in the production of nutrition in Peru
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Social Science & Medicine (2003)

2000

  1. Attrition in longitudinal household survey data
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
    Also in FCND briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2000) Downloads View citations (35)

    See also Journal Article in Demographic Research (2001)
  2. Attrition in longitudinal household survey data - some tests for three developing-country samples
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Eradicating malnutrition income growth or nutrition programs?: essay from IFPRI's 1999-2000 Annual Report
    Annual report essays, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

1999

  1. Can Private School Subsidies Increase Schooling for the Poor? The Quetta Urban Fellowship Program
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (12)
  2. Understanding Poverty Reduction Impacts with Innovative Monitoring and Evaluation
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads

1998

  1. Nutritional Status and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  2. Social Assistance in Albania. Decentralization and Targeted Transfers
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (12)

1997

  1. Child nutrition, child health, and school enrollment: a longitudinal analysis
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CARESS Working Papres, University of Pennsylvania Center for Analytic Research and Economics in the Social Sciences View citations (7)

1995

  1. Gender differentials in farm productivity
    FCND discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Returns to endogenous Human Capital in Pakistan's Rural Wage Labour Market
    Center for Development Economics, Department of Economics, Williams College View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (1996)

1994

  1. Intrahousehold resource allocation: an overview
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (144)
  2. Rural demand for drought insurance
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Unitary versus Collective Models of the Household: Time to Shift the Burden of Proof?
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure) View citations (1)

1993

  1. Poverty, household food security, and nutrition in rural Pakistan
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (51)

1992

  1. Do the Poor Insure? A Synthesis of the Literature on Risk and Consumption in Developing Countries
    Working Papers, Princeton, Woodrow Wilson School - Development Studies View citations (43)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (1992) Downloads View citations (43)
  2. Food security and health security: explaining the levels of nutrition in Pakistan
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Intercommodity price transmittal: analysis offood markets in Ghana
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (1993)
  4. Labor and women's nutrition: a study of energy expenditure, fertility, and nutritional status in Ghana
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Sources of income inequality in rural Pakistan: a decomposition analysis
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (1992)

1990

  1. Household consequences of high fertility in Pakistan
    World Bank - Discussion Papers, World Bank View citations (8)

1989

  1. FORMAL AND INFORMAL SECTOR WAGE DETERMINATION IN URBAN LOW-INCOME NEIGHBORHOODS IN PAKISTAN
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (1)
  2. THE SUBSTITUTABILITY OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE HEALTH CARE FOR THE TREATMENT OF CHILDREN IN PAKISTAN
    Working Papers, World Bank - Living Standards Measurement View citations (6)

1987

  1. Cooperative dairy development in Karnataka, India: an assessment
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Cooperatives and the commercialization of milk production in India: A literature review
    IFPRI working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

1984

  1. The effects of the Egyptian food ration and subsidy system on income distribution and consumption
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (12)

1982

  1. Egypt's food subsidy and rationing system: a description
    Research reports, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (12)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. How Can Safety Nets Contribute to Economic Growth?
    World Bank Economic Review, 2014, 28, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. School feeding programs, intrahousehold allocation and the nutrition of siblings: Evidence from a randomized trial in rural Burkina Faso
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 106, (C), 15-34 Downloads View citations (10)

2013

  1. Positive returns: cost-benefit analysis of a stunting intervention in Indonesia
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2013, 5, (4), 447-465 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Educational and Child Labour Impacts of Two Food-for-Education Schemes: Evidence from a Randomised Trial in Rural Burkina Faso-super- †
    Journal of African Economies, 2012, 21, (5), -760 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. School Feeding Programs and Development: Are We Framing the Question Correctly?
    World Bank Research Observer, 2012, 27, (2), 204-221 Downloads View citations (10)
  3. The Impact of Food for Education Programs on School Participation in Northern Uganda
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2012, 61, (1), 187 - 218 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. The Response of Child Nutrition to Changes in Income: Linking Biology with Economics * * Paper prepared for CESifo workshop on Malnutrition in South Asia Venice International University, San Servolo, Venice 20--21 July 2011
    CESifo Economic Studies, 2012, 58, (2), 256-273 Downloads

2011

  1. Almost random: Evaluating a large-scale randomized nutrition program in the presence of crossover
    Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 96, (1), 106-114 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Impact evaluation of school feeding programmes in Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2011, 3, (4), 520-542 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Tall claims: Mortality selection and the height of children in India
    Economics & Human Biology, 2011, 9, (4), 393-406 Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. Preschool Nutrition and Subsequent Schooling Attainment: Longitudinal Evidence from Tanzania
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2009, 57, (2), 239-260 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. Determinants of malnutrition in Senegal: Individual, household, community variables, and their interaction
    Economics & Human Biology, 2008, 6, (2), 252-263 Downloads View citations (15)

2007

  1. Improving Nutrition through Community Growth Promotion: Longitudinal Study of the Nutrition and Early Child Development Program in Uganda
    World Development, 2007, 35, (8), 1376-1389 Downloads View citations (9)

2006

  1. Countercyclical safety nets for the poor and vulnerable
    Food Policy, 2006, 31, (4), 372-383 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Long term consequences of early childhood malnutrition
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2006, 58, (3), 450-474 Downloads View citations (282)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. Reducing child malnutrition in Tanzania: Combined effects of income growth and program interventions
    Economics & Human Biology, 2006, 4, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  4. Reducing the Incidence of Low Birth Weight in Low-Income Countries Has Substantial Economic Benefits
    World Bank Research Observer, 2006, 21, (1), 25-48 View citations (23)
  5. The "Glass of Milk" Subsidy Program and Malnutrition in Peru
    World Bank Economic Review, 2006, 20, (3), 421-448 View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2005

  1. Child Growth, Shocks, and Food Aid in Rural Ethiopia
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2005, 87, (2), 273-288 Downloads View citations (68)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Targeting at the Margin: the 'Glass of Milk' Subsidy Programme in Peru
    Journal of Development Studies, 2005, 41, (5), 839-864 Downloads View citations (3)

2004

  1. Child Malnutrition in Ethiopia: Can Maternal Knowledge Augment the Role of Income?
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2004, 52, (2), 287-312 Downloads View citations (58)

2003

  1. Changes in Consumption and Saving Behavior before and after Economic Shocks: Evidence from Zimbabwe
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2003, 52, (1), 187-215 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Design, evaluation, and sustainability of private schools for the poor: the Pakistan urban and rural fellowship school experiments
    Economics of Education Review, 2003, 22, (3), 265-274 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Reducing Child Malnutrition: How Far Does Income Growth Take Us?
    World Bank Economic Review, 2003, 17, (1), 107-131 View citations (78)
  4. With the help of one's neighbors: externalities in the production of nutrition in Peru
    Social Science & Medicine, 2003, 56, (10), 2019-2031 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. Do local officials know something we don't? Decentralization of targeted transfers in Albania
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 83, (3), 375-404 Downloads View citations (38)
  2. How Low Can You Go? Combining Census and Survey Data for Mapping Poverty in South Africa
    Journal of African Economies, 2002, 11, (2), 169-200 View citations (29)

2001

  1. Attrition in Longitudinal Household Survey Data
    Demographic Research, 2001, 5, (4), 79-124 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Child Health and School Enrollment: A Longitudinal Analysis
    Journal of Human Resources, 2001, 36, (1), 185-205 Downloads View citations (134)
  3. School Quality, School Cost, and the Public/Private School Choices of Low-Income Households in Pakistan
    Journal of Human Resources, 2001, 36, (2), 304-326 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

1999

  1. Can Private School Subsidies Increase Enrollment for the Poor? The Quetta Urban Fellowship Program
    World Bank Economic Review, 1999, 13, (3), 443-65 View citations (25)
  2. Poverty Issues for Zero Rating VAT in South Africa
    Journal of African Economies, 1999, 8, (2), 182-208 View citations (11)

1998

  1. Gender differences in parental investment in education
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 1998, 9, (4), 453-468 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. The Potential and Limitations of Self-Targeted Food Subsidies
    World Bank Research Observer, 1998, 13, (2), 213-29 Downloads View citations (18)

1997

  1. Labor and Women's Nutrition: The Impact of Work Effort and Fertility on Nutritional Status in Ghana
    Journal of Human Resources, 1997, 32, (3), 577-595 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. On the determinants of nutrition in Mozambique: The importance of age-specific effects
    World Development, 1997, 25, (4), 577-588 Downloads View citations (32)
  3. The Income Gap in Cognitive Skills in Rural Pakistan
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1997, 46, (1), 97-122 Downloads View citations (9)

1996

  1. Decomposing the Gender Gap in Cognitive Skills in a Poor Rural Economy
    Journal of Human Resources, 1996, 31, (1), 229-254 Downloads View citations (57)
  2. Decomposing the regional gap in cognitive skills in rural Pakistan
    Journal of Asian Economics, 1996, 7, (1), 49-76 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Economic reform and food prices: Evidence from markets in Ghana
    World Development, 1996, 24, (3), 521-534 Downloads View citations (15)
  4. Household Responses to Public Health Services: Cost and Quality Tradeoffs
    World Bank Research Observer, 1996, 11, (1), 3-22 View citations (22)
  5. Saving and economic shocks in rural Pakistan
    Journal of Development Economics, 1996, 51, (2), 343-365 Downloads View citations (56)
  6. The Effect of Food Subsidies on Labor Supply in Sri Lanka
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1996, 45, (1), 125-45 Downloads View citations (14)
  7. The Returns to Endogenous Human Capital in Pakistan's Rural Wage Labour Market
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1996, 58, (1), 29-55 View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1995

  1. A Comparison of Ghanaian Civil Servants' Earnings before and after Retrenchment
    Journal of African Economies, 1995, 4, (2), 259-88 View citations (4)
  2. Gender differentials in farm productivity: implications for household efficiency and agricultural policy
    Food Policy, 1995, 20, (5), 407-423 Downloads View citations (73)
  3. Unitary versus Collective Models of the Household: Is It Time to Shift the Burden of Proof?
    World Bank Research Observer, 1995, 10, (1), 1-19 View citations (131)

1994

  1. Food Security and Health Security: Explaining the Levels of Nutritional Status in Pakistan
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1994, 42, (3), 485-507 Downloads View citations (30)
  2. Strengthening Agricultural and Natural Resource Policy Through Intrahousehold Analysis: An Introduction
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1994, 76, (5), 1208-1212 Downloads

1993

  1. Intercommodity Price Transmittal: Analysis of Food Markets in Ghana
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 55, (1), 43-64 View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  2. Substitution between Goods and Leisure in a Developing Country
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1993, 75, (4), 875-883 Downloads View citations (4)

1992

  1. Sources of Income Inequality in Rural Pakistan: A Decomposition Analysis
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1992, 54, (4), 591-608 View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1991

  1. Food subsidies and exchange rate distortions in Mozambique
    Food Policy, 1991, 16, (5), 395-404 Downloads View citations (5)

1990

  1. Factors Determining Work Participation and Labour Supply Decisions in Pakistan's Urban Areas
    The Pakistan Development Review, 1990, 29, (1), 1-18 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Pobreza y Desnutrición, ¿Cuán Estrecha es la Relación?
    Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, 1990, 27, (81), 151-166 Downloads

1989

  1. Patterns and Determinants of Malnutrition in Children in Pakistan: Impact of Community Health
    The Pakistan Development Review, 1989, 28, (4), 891-902 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Workshop on impact of changes in income on nutrient consumption, International food policy research Institute, Washington, DC, USA, 19 December 1988
    Food Policy, 1989, 14, (4), 384-385 Downloads

1988

  1. Estimates of Consumer Price Response in Pakistan using Market Prices as Data
    The Pakistan Development Review, 1988, 27, (2), 89-107 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The effects of human capital on wages, and the determinants of labor supply in a developing country
    Journal of Development Economics, 1988, 29, (2), 157-183 Downloads View citations (77)
  3. The twilight of flour rationing in Pakistan
    Food Policy, 1988, 13, (3), 245-256 Downloads View citations (3)

1987

  1. Allocation of goods through non-price mechanisms: Evidence on distribution by willingness to wait
    Journal of Development Economics, 1987, 25, (1), 105-124 Downloads View citations (12)

1986

  1. Egypt's food subsidy policy: Lessons and options
    Food Policy, 1986, 11, (3), 223-237 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The Effect of the Value of Time on Food Consumption Patterns in Developing Countries: Evidence from Sri Lanka
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1986, 68, (4), 920-927 Downloads View citations (7)

1984

  1. Attributing technological bias to public goods
    Journal of Development Economics, 1984, 14, (3), 375-393 Downloads

1980

  1. The prevalence of calorie-deficient diets in developing countries
    World Development, 1980, 8, (5-6), 399-411 Downloads View citations (4)

1979

  1. Estimating Consumption Parameters for Food Policy Analysis
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1979, 61, (5), 982-987 Downloads View citations (25)

Books

2011

  1. No Small Matter: The Impact of Poverty, Shocks, and Human Capital Investments in Early Childhood Development
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Insurance Against Covariate Shocks: The Role of Index-Based Insurance in Social Protection in Low-Income Countries of Africa
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (16)

Chapters

2014

  1. Improving resilience to nutritional shocks
    Chapter 12 in 2013 Global Food Policy Report, 2014 Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Health and Nutrition and Economic Development
    Chapter 25 in International Handbook of Development Economics, Volumes 1 & 2, 2008 Downloads
 
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