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Homepage:https://sites.google.com/site/decrgdeonfilmer/
Workplace:Economics Research, World Bank Group, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Toward Successful Development Policies: Insights from Research in Development Economics
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2019

  1. Improving Preschool Provision and Encouraging Demand: Heterogeneous Impacts of a Large-Scale Program
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement in Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2018

  1. Cash Transfers, Food Prices, and Nutrition Impacts on Nonbeneficiary Children
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Joint effects of parenting and nutrition status on child development: evidence from rural Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Learning-Adjusted Years of Schooling (LAYS): Defining A New Macro Measure of Education
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  4. Long-term impacts of alternative approaches to increase schooling: evidence from a scholarship program in Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Preschool and Parental Response in a Second Best World: Evidence from a School Construction Experiment
    PSE-Ecole d'économie de Paris (Postprint), HAL
    Also in Post-Print, HAL (2018) View citations (1)
    Working Papers, HAL (2014) Downloads
    PSE Working Papers, HAL (2014) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2018)
  6. The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Learning in Africa
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2017

  1. Trends and Linkages in Schooling and Work among Cambodian Youth
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  2. What do teachers know and do ? does it matter ? evidence from primary schools in Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)

2015

  1. Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Preschools and early childhood development in a second best world: Evidence from a scaled-up experiment in Cambodia
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)

2013

  1. Impact evaluation of three types of early childhood development interventions in Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Incentivizing schooling for learning: evidence on the impact of alternative targeting approaches
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2016)

2011

  1. Trends and socioeconomic gradients in adult mortality around the developing world
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Population and Development Review (2013)

2009

  1. Are there diminishing returns to transfer size in conditional cash transfers ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Orphanhood and the living arrangements of children in sub-saharan Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2010)
  3. Own and sibling effects of conditional cash transfer programs: theory and evidence from Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Chapter (2017)
  4. School enrollment, selection and test scores
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)

2008

  1. Assessing asset indices
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2012)
  2. Development, modernization, and son preference in fertility decisions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)

2006

  1. A Millennium Learning Goal: Measuring Real Progress in Education
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Getting girls into school: evidence from a scholarship program in Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2008)

2005

  1. Disability, poverty and schooling in developing countries: results from eleven household surveys
    Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Disability, poverty, and schooling in developing countries: results from 11 household surveys
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)

2004

  1. If you build it, will they come? School availability and school enrollment in 21 poor countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2007)

2003

  1. Testing for Pay and Promotion Bias in an International Organization
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003, Royal Economic Society Downloads

2002

  1. Autonomy, participation, and learning in Argentine schools - findings andtheir implications for decentralization
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Fever and its treatment among the more and less poor in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Poverty, AIDS, and children's schooling - a targeting dilemma
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (27)

2001

  1. Does Indonesia have a"low-pay"civil service?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (2001)

2000

  1. The structure of social disparities in education: gender and wealth
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)

1998

  1. Estimating wealth effects without expenditure data - or tears: with an application to educational enrollments in states of India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (178)
  2. Gender disparity in South Asia: comparisons between and within countries
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (25)
  3. Health policy in poor countries: weak links in the chain
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (36)
  4. Pay and grade differentials at the World Bank
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  5. The effect of household wealth on educational attainment: demographic and health survey evidence
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (16)

1997

  1. Child mortality and public spending on health: how much does money matter?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (43)
  2. What educational production functions really show: a positive theory of education spending
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (23)

1996

  1. Environmental degradation and the demand for children: searching for the vicious circle
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

1995

  1. Educational attainments in developing countries: new estimates and projections disaggregated by gender
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Estimating the world at work
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Preschool and Parental Response in a Second Best World: Evidence from a School Construction Experiment
    Journal of Human Resources, 2018, 53, (2), 474-512 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)

2017

  1. Enrollment without Learning: Teacher Effort, Knowledge, and Skill in Primary Schools in Africa
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2017, 31, (4), 185-204 Downloads View citations (18)

2016

  1. Incentivizing Schooling for Learning: Evidence on the Impact of Alternative Targeting Approaches
    Journal of Human Resources, 2016, 51, (2), 461-499 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2014

  1. The Medium-Term Effects of Scholarships in a Low-Income Country
    Journal of Human Resources, 2014, 49, (3) Downloads View citations (18)

2013

  1. Trends and Socioeconomic Gradients in Adult Mortality around the Developing World
    Population and Development Review, 2013, 39, (1), 1-29 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2012

  1. Assessing Asset Indices
    Demography, 2012, 49, (1), 359-392 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. The Socioeconomic Distribution of Adult Mortality during Conflicts in Africa
    Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy, 2012, 18, (3), 1-12 Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Does more cash in conditional cash transfer programs always lead to larger impacts on school attendance?
    Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 96, (1), 150-157 Downloads View citations (32)

2010

  1. Orphanhood and the Living Arrangements of Children in Sub-Saharan Africa
    World Development, 2010, 38, (12), 1727-1746 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Development, Modernization, and Childbearing: The Role of Family Sex Composition
    World Bank Economic Review, 2009, 23, (3), 371-398 Downloads View citations (11)

2008

  1. Disability, Poverty, and Schooling in Developing Countries: Results from 14 Household Surveys
    World Bank Economic Review, 2008, 22, (1), 141-163 Downloads View citations (32)
  2. Getting Girls into School: Evidence from a Scholarship Program in Cambodia
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2008, 56, (3), 581-617 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. Autonomy, Participation and Learning: Findings from Argentine Schools, and Implications for Decentralization
    Education Economics, 2007, 15, (1), 103-127 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. If you build it, will they come? School availability and school enrolment in 21 poor countries
    Journal of Development Studies, 2007, 43, (5), 901-928 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2006

  1. Inequalities in children's schooling: AIDS, orphanhood, poverty, and gender
    World Development, 2006, 34, (6), 1099-1128 Downloads View citations (23)

2002

  1. Environmental degradation and the demand for children: searching for the vicious circle in Pakistan
    Environment and Development Economics, 2002, 7, (1), 123-146 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Weak Links in the Chain II: A Prescription for Health Policy in Poor Countries
    World Bank Research Observer, 2002, 17, (1), 47-66 View citations (16)

2001

  1. DOES INDONESIA HAVE A 'LOW PAY' CIVIL SERVICE?
    Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 2001, 37, (2), 189-205 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  2. Estimating Wealth Effects Without Expenditure Data—Or Tears: An Application To Educational Enrollments In States Of India*
    Demography, 2001, 38, (1), 115-132 Downloads View citations (655)

2000

  1. Weak Links in the Chain: A Diagnosis of Health Policy in Poor Countries
    World Bank Research Observer, 2000, 15, (2), 199-224 View citations (113)

1999

  1. The Effect of Household Wealth on Educational Attainment: Evidence from 35 Countries
    Population and Development Review, 1999, 25, (1), 85-120 Downloads View citations (159)
  2. The impact of public spending on health: does money matter?
    Social Science & Medicine, 1999, 49, (10), 1309-1323 Downloads View citations (180)
  3. What education production functions really show: a positive theory of education expenditures
    Economics of Education Review, 1999, 18, (2), 223-239 Downloads View citations (96)

Books

2017

  1. From Mines and Wells to Well-Built Minds
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads

2014

  1. Youth Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa
    (L’emploi des jeunes en Afrique subsaharienne - Rapport complet)
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (42)

2011

  1. Making Schools Work: New Evidence on Accountability Reforms
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (86)

Chapters

2017

  1. Own and Sibling Effects of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Theory and Evidence from Cambodia: 1
    A chapter in Research on Economic Inequality, 2017, vol. 25, pp 259-298 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2009)
 
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