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Scaling up nutrition : what will it cost? (English)

Undernutrition imposes a staggering cost worldwide, both in human and economic terms. It is responsible for the deaths of more than 3.5 million children each year (more than one-third of all deaths among children under five) and the loss of billions of dollars in forgone productivity and avoidable health care spending. ... See More +

Publication 51835 NOV 06, 2009

Horton, Susan; Shekar, Meera; McDonald, Christine; Mahal, Ajay; Krystene Brooks, Jana

East Asian labor markets and the economic crisis : impacts, responses, and lessons (English)

The sudden, and often painful consequences of the financial crisis in East and Southern Asia, led to disappearing employment, and earning opportunities in the formal sector, reduced incomes, and meager social assistance. ... See More +

Project Information Document 21904 FEB 28, 2001

Betcherman, Gordon [editor]; Islam, Rizwanul [editor]; Tunekawa, Kenji; Bhattacharya, Gopal; Dhanani, Shafiq; Iacono, Max; Mehran, Farhad; Mukhopadhyay, Swapna; Phan Thuy; Soon-Hie Hang; Keum, Jaeho; Dong-Heon Kim; Gonggyun Shin; Mansor, Norma; Tan Eu Chye; Boehanoeddin, Ali; Said, Fatimah; Saad Mohd Said; Esguerra, Jude; Balisacan, Arsenio; Confessor, Nieves; Mahmood, Moazam; Aryah,Gosah; Dar, Amit; Luinstra, Amy; Makoto Ogawa; Cox Edwards, Alexandra; Manning, Chris; Horton, Susan; Mazumdar, Dipak; Campbell, Duncan; Naoyuki Kameyama

Labor markets in an era of adjustment : case studies (English)

This volume is one of two volumes resulting from a large research project undertaken by the Economic Development Institute of the World Bank. This volume includes twelve case studies that examine the effects of adjustment on labour markets in developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 13470 JUL 31, 1994

Horton, Susan; Kanbur, Ravi; Mazumdar, Dipak

Labor markets in an era of adjustment : issues papers (English)

This volume is one of two volumes based on a series of five conferences and the result of a large research project undertaken by the Economic Development Institute (EDI) of the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 13404 MAY 31, 1994

Horton, Susan; Kanbur, Ravi; Mazumdar, Dipak [editors]

Unit costs, cost - effectiveness, and financing of nutrition interventions (English)

The author summarizes what is known about unit costs, the cost structure, cost-effectiveness, and financing of eight nutrition interventions: maternal and child health (MCH) feeding, school feeding, nutrition education, the promotion of breastfeeding, targeted food subsidies, micronutrient supplementation, micronutrient fortification, and growth monitoring. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS952 AUG 31, 1992

Horton, Susan

Labor markets in an era of adjustment : an overview (English)

The authors have written an overview of 19 papers in a symposium devoted to an examination of the interaction between labor markets and adjustment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS694 MAY 31, 1991

Horton, Susan; Kanbur, Ravi; Mazumdar, Dipak