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Does parental disability matter to child education ? evidence from Vietnam (English)

This paper examines the effect of parental disability on school enrollment and educational performance for children in the 2006 Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5743 AUG 01, 2011

Cuong, Nguyen Viet; Mont, Daniel Disclosed

The World Bank economic review 25 (2) (English)

This paper is organized in following headings: has India's economic growth become more pro-poor in the wake of economic reforms?; are the poverty effects of trade policies invisible? ... See More +

Publication 80517 JUN 01, 2011

Datt, Gaurav; Ravallion, Martin; Verma, Monika; Kraay, Aart; Nyiri, Zsolt; Croser, Johanna L.; Anderson, Kym; Yilmazkuday, Hakan; Newhouse, David; Suryadarma, Daniel; Mont, Daniel; Cuong, Nguyen Viet Disclosed

Disability and poverty in Vietnam (English)

Disability is significantly correlated with poverty in Vietnam, according to data from the 2006 Vietnam household living standards survey, especially when the extra costs of living with a disability are taken into account. ... See More +

Journal Article 81270 JUN 01, 2011

Mont, Daniel; Cuong, Nguyen Viet Disclosed

Disability and development in the World Bank : FY2000-2007 (English)

The objectives of this paper are: i) to present the record of World Bank's involvement in disability as part of its overall development strategy; ii) to share with development partners some of the good practices the Bank has discovered; and iii) to stimulate new ways to address the problems of people with disabilities through partnerships, better practices and the further mainstreaming of disability into the work of the Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 45178 MAY 01, 2008

Braithwaite, Jeanine; Carroll, Richard; Mont, Daniel; Peffley, Karen Disclosed

Beyond disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) : developing indicators to assess the impact of public health interventions on the lives of people with disabilities (English)

This paper proposes two measures for assessing the impact of interventions on the lives of disabled people, the Activity Limitation Score (ALS) and the Participation restriction Score (PRS). ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 44671 MAY 01, 2008

Mont, Daniel; Loeb, Mitchell Disclosed

Disability and poverty : a survey of World Bank poverty assessments and implications (English)

In this paper the authors survey the World Bank poverty assessment literature to date on the relationship between disability and poverty.The authors find that using standard assumptions about the distribution of household consumption among household members and the typical way that poverty lines are set in World Bank poverty assessments, this relationship may not appear to be as quantitatively significant as common sense and anecdotal evidence would suggest.Their assessment is limited by the fact that household surveys which are used by the Bank to determine consumption and consumption-based poverty typically do not include any questions about the disability status of household members. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 42754 FEB 01, 2008

Braithwaite , Jeanine ; Mont , Daniel Disclosed

Measuring disability prevalence (English)

This paper reviews what is meant by disability and puts forth a way of measuring disability suitable for internationally comparable prevalence rates. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 39508 MAR 01, 2007

Mont, Daniel Disclosed

Disability employment policy (English)

This paper is the first in a series aimed at analyzing disability employment policy, and developing recommendations for policy reform in middle income countries. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 30162 JUL 01, 2004

Mont, Daniel