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The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy (English)

This paper uses Synthetic Control Methodology to estimate the output loss in Tunisia as a result of the "Arab Spring." The results suggest that the loss was 5.5 percent, 5.1 percent, and 6.4 percent of GDP in 2011, 2012, and 2013 respectively. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7856 OCT 11, 2016

Matta,Samer Naji; Appleton,Simon Mark; Bleaney,Michael Francis Disclosed

Reducing child malnutrition : how far does income growth take us? (English)

How rapidly will child malnutrition respond to income growth? This article explores that question using household survey data from 12 countries as well as data on malnutrition rates in a cross-section of countries since the 1970s. ... See More +

Journal Article 77403 JAN 01, 2003

Haddad, Lawrence; Alderman, Harold; Appleton, Simon; Song, Lina; Yohannes, Yisehac Disclosed

The World Bank economic review 17 (1) (English)

Grandmothers and granddaughters : old age pension and intra-household allocation in South Africa, by Esther Duflo. Public policy and extended families : evidence from pensions in South Africa, by Marianne Bertrand, Sendhil Mullainathan, and Douglas Miller. ... See More +

Publication 38873 JAN 01, 2003

Duflo, Esther; Bertrand, Marianne; Mullainathan, Sendhil; Miller, Douglas; Beck, Thorsten; Webb, Ian; Younger, Stephen D.; Haddad, Lawrence; Alderman, Harold; Appleton, Simon; Song, Lina; Yohannes, Yisehac; Wallack,Jessica; Gaviria, Alejandro; Panniza, Ugo; Stein, Ernesto Disclosed

Gender, education, and employment in Cote d'Ivoire (English)

This paper uses recent survey data to investigate gender differences in education and labor market participation. The authors found that the two are inter-linked. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 9091 SEP 30, 1990

Appleton, Simon; Collier, Paul; Horsnell, Paul