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Global Skill Partnerships : A Proposal for Turning Brain Drain into Brain Gain (English)

Report 128286 JAN 01, 2018

Clemens,Michael A. Disclosed

Why don't remittances appear to affect growth ? (English)

Although measured remittances by migrant workers have soared in recent years, macroeconomic studies have difficulty detecting their effect on economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6856 MAY 01, 2014

Clemens, Michael A.; McKenzie, David Disclosed

Split decisions : family finance when a policy discontinuity allocates overseas work (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Split decisions : family finance when a policy discontinuity allocates overseas work, conducted in 2004 in Philippines. ... See More +

Brief 81462 AUG 14, 2013

Clemens, Michael; Tiongson, Irwin Disclosed

Split decisions : family finance when a policy discontinuity allocates overseas work (English)

Labor markets are increasingly global. Overseas work can enrich households but also split them geographically, with ambiguous net effects on decisions about work, investment, and education. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6287 DEC 01, 2012

Clemens, Michael A.; Tiongson, Erwin R. Disclosed

When does rigorous impact evaluation make a difference? : the case of the millennium villages (English)

When is the rigorous impact evaluation of development projects a luxury, and when a necessity? The authors study one high-profile case: the Millennium Villages Project (MVP), an experimental and intensive package intervention to spark sustained local economic development in rural Africa. ... See More +

Journal Article 79469 APR 26, 2011

Clemens,Michael A.; Demombynes,Gabriel Disclosed

When does rigorous impact evaluation make a difference ? the case of the millennium villages (English)

When is the rigorous impact evaluation of development projects a luxury, and when a necessity? This Paper studies one high-profile case: the Millennium Villages Project (MVP), an experimental and intensive package intervention to spark sustained local economic development in rural Africa. it illustrates the benefits of rigorous impact evaluation in this setting by showing that estimates of the project's effects depend heavily on the evaluation method. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5477 NOV 01, 2010

Clemens, Michael A.; Demombynes, Gabriel Disclosed

The place premium : wage differences for identical workers across the US border (English)

This paper compares the wages of workers inside the United States to the wages of observably identical workers outside the United States-controlling for country of birth, country of education, years of education, work experience, sex, and rural-urban residence. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4671 JUL 01, 2008

Clemens, Michael A.; Montenegro, Claudio E.; Pritchett, Lant Disclosed

Manual for calculating adjusted net savings (English)

This manual for calculating adjusted net savings is meant to provide a step-by-step description on how to update the adjusted net (genuine) savings calculations. ... See More +

Working Paper 40665 SEP 01, 2002

Bolt, Katharine; Matete, Mampite; Clemens, Michael Disclosed

The World Bank economic review 13 (2) (English)

Household income and child schooling in Vietnam; by Jere R. Behrman, and James C. Knowles. Benefit incidence, public spending reforms, and the timing of program capture; by Peter Lanjouw, and Martin Ravallion. ... See More +

Publication 26450 MAY 31, 1999

Syrquin, Moshe [editor]; Behrman, Jere R.; Knowles, James C.; Lanjouw, Peter; Ravallion, Martin; Maloney, William F.; Younger, Stephen D.; Sahn, David E.; Haggblade, Steven; Dorosh, Paul A.; Hamilton, Kirk; Clemens, Michael; Chisari, Omar; Estache, Antonio; Romero, Carlos; Demirguc-Kunt, Ash; Huizinga. Harry

Genuine savings rates in developing countries (English)

Augmented measures of savings and wealth in the national accounts are critical to conceptualizing and achieving sustainable development. This article presents empirical estimates for developing countries. ... See More +

Journal Article 77293 MAY 01, 1999

Hamilton, Kirk; Clemens, Michael Disclosed

Genuine savings rates in developing countries (English)

In this paper, genuine savings rates in developing countries, a formal model of green national accounting demonstrates that 'genuine' saving, net saving less the value of resource depletion and environmental degradation, is a useful indicator of sustainability. ... See More +

Working Paper 40664 AUG 01, 1998

Hamilton, Kirk; Clemens, Michael Disclosed

Estimating national wealth : methodology and results (English)

This paper builds on the concept of wealth (or the asset base) as the foundation of generating well-being. National wealth takes on a much broader definition and is embodied in natural capital, social capital, and produced assets. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper 18257 JAN 31, 1998

Kunte, Arundhati; Hamilton, Kirk; Dixon, John; Clemens, Michael

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Global Skill Partnerships : A Proposal for Turning Brain Drain into Brain Gain (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 128286 Report
Why don't remittances appear to affect growth ? (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 WPS6856 Policy Research Working Paper
Split decisions : family finance when a policy discontinuity allocates overseas work (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81462 Brief
Split decisions : family finance when a policy discontinuity allocates overseas work (English)
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DEC 01, 2012 WPS6287 Policy Research Working Paper
When does rigorous impact evaluation make a difference? : the case of the millennium villages (English)
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APR 26, 2011 79469 Journal Article
When does rigorous impact evaluation make a difference ? the case of the millennium villages (English)
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NOV 01, 2010 WPS5477 Policy Research Working Paper
The place premium : wage differences for identical workers across the US border (English)
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JUL 01, 2008 WPS4671 Policy Research Working Paper
Manual for calculating adjusted net savings (English)
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SEP 01, 2002 40665 Working Paper
The World Bank economic review 13 (2) (English)
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MAY 31, 1999 26450 Publication
Genuine savings rates in developing countries (English)
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MAY 01, 1999 77293 Journal Article
Genuine savings rates in developing countries (English)
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AUG 01, 1998 40664 Working Paper
Estimating national wealth : methodology and results (English)
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JAN 31, 1998 18257 Departmental Working Paper