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Homepage:https://sites.google.com/site/econcath/research
Workplace:Department of Economics, Management School, Lancaster University, (more information at EDIRC)
Young Lives, Department of International Development (Queen Elizabeth House), Oxford University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2023

  1. Does human capital influence the gender gap in earnings? Evidence from four developing countries
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads

2022

  1. Human Capital Development: New Evidence on the Production of Socio-emotional Skills
    Working Papers, Lancaster University Management School, Economics Department Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2020) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Social Protection and Foundational Cognitive Skills during Adolescence: Evidence from a Large Public Works Programme
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in PIER Working Paper Archive, Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania (2022) Downloads
  3. The Mental Cost of Job Loss: Assessing the Impact on Young Adults in Vietnam
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)

2021

  1. Do More School Resources Increase Learning Outcomes? Evidence from an Extended School-Day Reform
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2021) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Expecting Better? How Young People Form Their Earnings Expectations
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Infuencing youths' aspirations and gender attitudes through role models: Evidence from Somali schools
    Working Papers, Texas A&M University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Stratification of Returns to Higher Education in Peru: The Role of Education Quality and Major Choices
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Peruvian Economic Association (2021) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Unpacking the Post-lockdown Employment Recovery of Young Women in the Global South
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  6. Young women's transitions from education to the labour market in Ethiopia: A gendered life-course perspective
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2020

  1. Human Capital Development
    Working Papers, Lancaster University Management School, Economics Department Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Gender differences in the choice of major: The importance of female role models
    Departmental Working Papers, Southern Methodist University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article Gender Differences in the Choice of Major: The Importance of Female Role Models, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association (2020) Downloads View citations (118) (2020)
  2. Smarter through Social Protection? Evaluating the Impact of Ethiopia's Safety-Net on Child Cognitive Abilities
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article Smarter through social protection? Evaluating the impact of Ethiopia’s safety-net on child cognitive abilities, Oxford Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals (2019) Downloads View citations (8) (2019)

2016

  1. Potential for application of a probabilistic catastrophe risk modelling framework to poverty outcomes: general form vulnerability functions relating household poverty outcomes to hazard intensity in Ethiopia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Vulnerability to drought and food price shocks: evidence from Ethiopia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article Vulnerability to Drought and Food Price Shocks: Evidence from Ethiopia, World Development, Elsevier (2017) Downloads View citations (26) (2017)

2015

  1. Charitable Dictators? Determinants of Giving to NGOs in Uganda
    Cahiers de recherche, Departement d'économique de l'École de gestion à l'Université de Sherbrooke Downloads
    See also Journal Article Charitable Dictators? Determinants of Giving to NGOs in Uganda, Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2018) Downloads (2018)

2012

  1. Live aid revisited: long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2010) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article LIVE AID REVISITED: LONG-TERM IMPACTS OF THE 1984 ETHIOPIAN FAMINE ON CHILDREN, Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association (2014) Downloads View citations (75) (2014)
  2. Normative Choices and Tradeoffs when Measuring Poverty over Time
    OPHI Working Papers, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. Early Nutrition and Cognition in Peru
    Working Papers, Lancaster University Management School, Economics Department
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2011) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Early Nutrition and Cognition in Peru: A Within-Sibling Investigation
    IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, Banco Central de Reserva del Perú (2011) Downloads View citations (7)

2008

  1. Intertemporal Poverty Measurement: Tradeoffs and Policy Options
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (12)

Journal Articles

2024

  1. Reprioritising inclusion and equity to meet SDG4: Action is needed beyond the education sector – and must begin before school entry
    International Journal of Educational Development, 2024, 104, (C) Downloads

2022

  1. Young Lives, Interrupted: Short-Term Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Adolescents in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
    Journal of Development Studies, 2022, 58, (6), 1063-1080 Downloads View citations (3)

2020

  1. From Rural to Urban, but not Through Migration: Household Livelihood Responses to Urban Reclassification in Northern Ethiopia†
    Journal of African Economies, 2020, 29, (2), 173-191 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Gender Differences in the Choice of Major: The Importance of Female Role Models
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2020, 12, (3), 226-54 Downloads View citations (118)
    See also Working Paper Gender differences in the choice of major: The importance of female role models, Departmental Working Papers (2017) Downloads View citations (23) (2017)
  3. Reinforcement or compensation? Parental responses to children’s revealed human capital levels
    Journal of Population Economics, 2020, 33, (1), 233-270 Downloads View citations (6)

2019

  1. Fuzzy Chronic Poverty: A Proposed Response to Measurement Error for Intertemporal Poverty Measurement
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2019, 65, (1), 119-143 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Smarter through social protection? Evaluating the impact of Ethiopia’s safety-net on child cognitive abilities
    Oxford Development Studies, 2019, 47, (1), 79-96 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper Smarter through Social Protection? Evaluating the Impact of Ethiopia's Safety-Net on Child Cognitive Abilities, IZA Discussion Papers (2017) Downloads View citations (1) (2017)

2018

  1. Charitable Dictators? Determinants of Giving to NGOs in Uganda
    Journal of International Development, 2018, 30, (1), 80-101 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Charitable Dictators? Determinants of Giving to NGOs in Uganda, Cahiers de recherche (2015) Downloads (2015)

2017

  1. The Development of Vulnerability Functions Relating Household Poverty Outcomes to Crop Failures in Ethiopia with the Prospect of Developing a Probabilistic Catastrophe Risk Model
    The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, 2017, 42, (4), 657-674 Downloads
  2. Vulnerability to Drought and Food Price Shocks: Evidence from Ethiopia
    World Development, 2017, 96, (C), 65-77 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper Vulnerability to drought and food price shocks: evidence from Ethiopia, Policy Research Working Paper Series (2016) Downloads View citations (4) (2016)

2016

  1. Social protection for all ages? Impacts of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Program on child nutrition
    Social Science & Medicine, 2016, 159, (C), 92-99 Downloads View citations (22)

2014

  1. LIVE AID REVISITED: LONG-TERM IMPACTS OF THE 1984 ETHIOPIAN FAMINE ON CHILDREN
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2014, 12, (4), 927-948 Downloads View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper Live aid revisited: long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children, CEPR Discussion Papers (2012) Downloads (2012)

2013

  1. Catching up from early nutritional deficits? Evidence from rural Ethiopia
    Economics & Human Biology, 2013, 11, (2), 148-163 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Know Your Place: Ethiopian Children’s Contributions to the Household Economy
    The European Journal of Development Research, 2013, 25, (4), 600-620 Downloads View citations (5)

2012

  1. Shocks, Consumption and Income Diversification in Rural Ethiopia
    Journal of Development Studies, 2012, 48, (9), 1209-1222 Downloads View citations (59)

2010

  1. Safety nets or investment in the future: Does food aid have any long‐term impact on children's growth?
    Journal of International Development, 2010, 22, (8), 1134-1145 Downloads View citations (1)

Edited books

2022

  1. Human Rights and Economic Inequalities
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

2021

  1. Human Rights and Economic Inequalities
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

2011

  1. A Poor Life? Chronic Poverty and Downward Mobility in Rural Ethiopia, 1994 to 2004
    Chapter 3 in Why Poverty Persists, 2011 Downloads View citations (3)
 
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