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Homepage:https://sites.google.com/site/davidkevans/research
Workplace:Center for Global Development (CGD), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Are Teachers in Africa Poorly Paid? Evidence from 15 Countries
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Gender Gaps in Education: The Long View
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Practical Lessons for Phone-Based Assessments of Learning
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (2)

2019

  1. Equivalent Years of Schooling: A Metric to Communicate Learning Gains in Concrete Terms
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Teacher Professional Development around the World: The Gap between Evidence and Practice
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2018) Downloads View citations (6)
  3. What We Learn about Girls' Education from Interventions that Do Not Focus on Girls
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2019) Downloads

2018

  1. Cash transfers increase trust in local government
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2019)
  2. School costs, short-run participation, and long-run outcomes: evidence from Kenya
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Management, Supervision, and Health Care: A Field Experiment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Cash transfers and health: evidence from Tanzania
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2019)
  2. Training teachers on the job: what works and how to measure it
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)

2015

  1. Cash Transfers and Temptation Goods
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2017)
  2. Extending the school day in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Orphans and Ebola: estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  4. Parental human capital and effective school management: evidence from The Gambia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (12)
  5. The next wave of deaths from Ebola ? the impact of health care worker mortality
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  6. What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Research Observer (2016)

2014

  1. Cash transfers and temptation goods: a review of global evidence
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (23)
  2. Cost-effectiveness measurement in development: accounting for local costs and noisy impacts
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The permanent input hypothesis: the case of textbooks and (no) student learning in Sierra Leone
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)

2008

  1. Prioritizing Educational Investments in Children in the Developing World
    Working Papers, RAND Corporation Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Orphans and Schooling in Africa: A Longitudinal Analysis
    Center for International and Development Economics Research, Working Paper Series, Center for International and Development Economics Research, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2007)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Cash Transfers and Health: Evidence from Tanzania
    World Bank Economic Review, 2019, 33, (2), 394-412 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Cash transfers increase trust in local government
    World Development, 2019, 114, (C), 138-155 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2018)

2018

  1. Health‐care quality and information failure: Evidence from Nigeria
    Health Economics, 2018, 27, (3), e90-e93 Downloads

2017

  1. Cash Transfers and Temptation Goods
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2017, 65, (2), 189 - 221 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Development: Accounting for Local Costs and Noisy Impacts
    World Development, 2016, 77, (C), 262-276 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. What Really Works to Improve Learning in Developing Countries? An Analysis of Divergent Findings in Systematic Reviews
    World Bank Research Observer, 2016, 31, (2), 242-270 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2007

  1. Orphans and schooling in africa: a longitudinal analysis
    Demography, 2007, 44, (1), 35-57 Downloads View citations (145)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

Books

2019

  1. The Skills Balancing Act in Sub-Saharan Africa
    (Le développement des compétences en Afrique subsaharienne, un exercice d’équilibre)
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads

2014

  1. Community-Based Conditional Cash Transfers in Tanzania: Results from a Randomized Trial
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (23)

2012

  1. Achieving World-Class Education in Brazil: The Next Agenda
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Early Child Education: Making Programs Work for Brazil’s Most Important Generation
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
 
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