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Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment (English)

The paper tests the effects of plan-making on job search and employment. In a field experiment with unemployed youths, participants who complete a detailed job search plan increase the number of job applications submitted (by 15 percent) but not the time spent searching, consistent with intention-behavior gaps observed at baseline. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8181 SEP 06, 2017

Abel,Martin; Burger,Rulof Petrus; Carranza,Eliana; Piraino,Patrizio Disclosed

Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (English)

A gap between male and female farmers in agricultural production, both in terms of output and productivity, has been largely documented across Sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Brief 115015 MAY 01, 2017

Carranza,Eliana; Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Jones,Rachel Winter; Rouanet,Lea Marie French Disclosed

Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (French)

A gap between male and female farmers in agricultural production, both in terms of output and productivity, has been largely documented across Sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Brief 115015 MAY 01, 2017

Carranza,Eliana; Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Jones,Rachel Winter; Rouanet,Lea Marie English Disclosed

Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability (English)

Overloaded electrical systems are a major source of unreliable power (outages) in developing countries. Using a randomized saturation design, we estimate the impact of energy efficient lightbulbs on household electricity consumption and local electricity reliability in the Kyrgyz Republic. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7891 NOV 15, 2016

Carranza,Eliana; Meeks,Robyn Disclosed

Ethiopia - Women agribusiness leaders network impact evaluation : baseline survey report (English)

The World Bank’s Africa region gender innovation lab (GIL) conducted a randomized controlled trial (RCT) impact evaluation of the women in agribusiness leadership network (WALN), a transformational project implemented in Ethiopia by agricultural cooperative development international (ACDI) and volunteers in overseas cooperative assistance (VOCA), and supported by United States Agency for International Development (USAID). ... See More +

Working Paper 98927 JAN 01, 2015

Ketema,Tigist Assefa; Bastian,Gautam; Gras,Ombeline Marie Dominique; Abro,Zewdu Ayalew; Manchester,Katherine Claire; Carranza,Eliana Disclosed

Decomposition of gender differentials in agricultural productivity in Ethiopia (English)

This paper employs decomposition methods to analyze differences in agricultural productivity between male and female land managers in Ethiopia. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6764 JAN 01, 2014

Aguilar, Arturo; Carranza, Eliana; Goldstein, Markus; Kilic, Talip; Oseni, Gbemisola Disclosed

Islamic inheritance law, son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples in Indonesia (English)

This paper examines whether the son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples respond to the risk of inheritance expropriation by their extended family. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5972 FEB 01, 2012

Carranza, Eliana Disclosed

Soil endowments, female labor force participation and the demographic deficit of women in India (English)

Differences in relative female employment by soil texture are used to explain the heterogeneous deficit of female children across districts within India. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5974 FEB 01, 2012

Carranza, Eliana Disclosed

Social security coverage in Latin America (English)

For almost a decade, the debate on social security in the region has revolved around the diversification of risks, macroeconomic effects of the systems, and private sector participation in their management. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 32754 MAY 01, 2005

Rofman, Rafael; Carranza, Eliana

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Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment (English)
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SEP 06, 2017 WPS8181 Policy Research Working Paper
Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 115015 Brief French
Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (French)
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MAY 01, 2017 115015 Brief English
Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability (English)
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NOV 15, 2016 WPS7891 Policy Research Working Paper
Ethiopia - Women agribusiness leaders network impact evaluation : baseline survey report (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 98927 Working Paper
Decomposition of gender differentials in agricultural productivity in Ethiopia (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 WPS6764 Policy Research Working Paper
Islamic inheritance law, son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples in Indonesia (English)
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FEB 01, 2012 WPS5972 Policy Research Working Paper
Soil endowments, female labor force participation and the demographic deficit of women in India (English)
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FEB 01, 2012 WPS5974 Policy Research Working Paper
Social security coverage in Latin America (English)
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MAY 01, 2005 32754 Working Paper (Numbered Series)