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Dean Mitchell Jolliffe

Senior Economist

DEAN JOLLIFFE is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank and member of the LSMS-ISA team. He has extensive experience in the design and implementation of household surveys and is currently managing ongoing LSMS-ISA work in Ethiopia. He has also worked in the South Asia region at the Bank on poverty assessments for Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Nepal. Previously, he was a Research Economist at the Economic Research Service of USDA, an Adjunct Professor at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, an Assistant Professor at the Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education in Prague, and a Post-doctoral Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute. Dean holds appointments as a Research Fellow with the Institute for the Study of Labor in Bonn, and as a Research Affiliate with the National Poverty Center at the University of Michigan. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.

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Bangladesh, a middle income country by 2021 : what will it take in terms of poverty reduction? (English)

The vision 2021 plan and the associated perspective plan 2010-2021, adopted by the Government of Bangladesh lay out a series of development targets for 2021. ... See More +

Working Paper 87656 JAN 01, 2014

Gimenez, Lea; Jolliffe, Dean; Sharif, Iffath

Bangladesh - Poverty assessment : assessing a decade of progress in reducing poverty for the period 2000-2010 (English)

Throughout the 2000-2010 decade, Bangladesh experienced steady and strong gross domestic product (GDP) growth of nearly 6 percent per year on average. ... See More +

Brief 78518 JUN 01, 2013

Sharif, Iffath; Gimenez, Lea; Ahmed, Faizuddin; Jolliffe, Dean

Bangladesh - Poverty assessment : assessing a decade of progress in reducing poverty, 2000-2010 (English)

The purpose of this report is to document some of the aforementioned achievements over the 2000-2010 decade and to illustrate their collective impact on poverty in Bangladesh. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 78559 JUN 01, 2013

Jolliffe, Dean; Sharif, Iffath; Gimenez, Lea; Ahmed, Faizuddin

Food security and wheat prices in Afghanistan : a distribution-sensitive analysis of household-level impacts (English)

This paper investigates the impact of increases in wheat flour prices on household food security using unique nationally-representative data collected in Afghanistan from 2007 to 2008. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6024 APR 01, 2012

D'Souza, Anna; Jolliffe, Dean

Rising food prices and coping strategies : household-level evidence from Afghanistan (English)

This paper investigates the impact of rising wheat prices on household food security in Afghanistan. Exploiting a unique nationally-representative household survey, the authors find evidence of large declines in the real value of per capita food consumption. ... See More +

Journal Article 79455 FEB 28, 2012

D'Souza, Anna; Jolliffe, Dean Mitchell

Rising food prices and coping strategies : household-level evidence from Afghanistan (English)

This paper investigates the impact of rising wheat prices -- during the 2007/08 global food crisis -- on food security in Afghanistan. Exploiting the temporal stratification of a unique nationally-representative household survey, the analysis finds evidence of large declines in real per capita food consumption and in food security (per capita calorie intake and household dietary diversity) corresponding to the price shocks. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5466 NOV 01, 2010

Jolliffe, Dean; D'Souza, Anna

Poverty status in Afghanistan - a profile based on the National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (NRVA) 2007-08 (English)

Poverty reduction is one of the three key objectives of the Afghanistan national development strategy. The poverty profile is an important element in the information kit of the policymaker that helps focus policy to attain this objective. ... See More +

Working Paper 63180 JUL 01, 2010

Jolliffe, Dean

Poverty status in Afghanistan - a profile based on the National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (NRVA) 2007-08 (Dari)

Poverty reduction is one of the three key objectives of the Afghanistan national development strategy. The poverty profile is an important element in the information kit of the policymaker that helps focus policy to attain this objective. ... See More +

Working Paper 63180 JUL 01, 2010

Jolliffe, Dean English

Poverty maps of Bangladesh 2010 : key findings (English)

Poverty mapping is a statistical exercise to estimate the incidence of poverty at sub-national levels to enable the government, civil society organizations, and development partners to accurately identify locations with a relatively higher concentration of poor people. ... See More +

Working Paper 90487 JAN 01, 2010

Ahmed, Faizuddin; Ahmad, Naomi; Khan, Mehar Akhter; Jolliffe, Dean; Mahbub, Mehrin A.; Sharif, lftath; Yoshida, Nobuo; Zaidi, Salman; Swaroop, Vinaya; Zutt, Johannes

Earnings, schooling, and economic reform : econometric evidence from Hungary (1986-2004) (English)

How does the relationship between earnings and schooling change with the introduction of comprehensive economic reform? This article sheds light on this question using a unique data set and procedure to reduce sample-selection bias. ... See More +

Journal Article 77550 SEP 01, 2007

Jolliffe, Dean; Campos, Nauro

The World Bank economic review 21 (3) (English)

This issue includes the following: macroeconomic volatility and welfare in developing countries: an introduction, by Norman V. Loayza, Romain Ranciere, Luis Servin, and Jaume Ventura. ... See More +

Publication 51344 JAN 01, 2007

Loayza, Norman V.; Ranciere, Romain; Servin, Luis; Ventura, Jaume; Raddatz, Claudio; Levchenko, Andrei A.; Mauro, Paolo; Galindo, Arturo Jose; Micco, Alegandro;; Kharroubi, Enisse; Jacoby, Hanan G.; Minten, Bart; Bandiera, Oriana; Campos, Nauro; Jolliffe, Dean;

The World Bank economic review 12(1) (English)

Does Mercosur's trade performance raise concerns about the effects of regional trade agreements?, by Alexander J. Yeats. A panel data analysis of the fungibility of foreign aid, by Tarhan Feyzioglu, Vinaya Swaroop, and Min Zhu. ... See More +

Publication 17997 JAN 31, 1998

Yeats, Alexander J.; Feyzioglu, Tarhan; Swaroop, Vinaya; Min Zhu; Bee Yan Aw; Batra, Geeta; Jolliffe, Dean; Lopez, Ramon; von Amsberg, Joachim; Anning Wei; Guba,Waldemar; Burcroff, Richard, 2nd

Skills, schooling, and household income in Ghana (English)

This article examines the impact of cognitive skills on the income of households in Ghana. It uses scores on mathematics and English tests to measure cognitive skills and estimates the returns to these skills based on farm profit, off-farm income, and total income. ... See More +

Journal Article 77259 JAN 01, 1998

Jolliffe, Dean

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Bangladesh, a middle income country by 2021 : what will it take in terms of poverty reduction? (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 87656 Working Paper
Bangladesh - Poverty assessment : assessing a decade of progress in reducing poverty for the period 2000-2010 (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 78518 Brief
Bangladesh - Poverty assessment : assessing a decade of progress in reducing poverty, 2000-2010 (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 78559 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Food security and wheat prices in Afghanistan : a distribution-sensitive analysis of household-level impacts (English)
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APR 01, 2012 WPS6024 Policy Research Working Paper
Rising food prices and coping strategies : household-level evidence from Afghanistan (English)
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FEB 28, 2012 79455 Journal Article
Rising food prices and coping strategies : household-level evidence from Afghanistan (English)
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NOV 01, 2010 WPS5466 Policy Research Working Paper
Poverty status in Afghanistan - a profile based on the National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (NRVA) 2007-08 (English)
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JUL 01, 2010 63180 Working Paper
Poverty status in Afghanistan - a profile based on the National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (NRVA) 2007-08 (Dari)
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JUL 01, 2010 63180 Working Paper English
Poverty maps of Bangladesh 2010 : key findings (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 90487 Working Paper
Earnings, schooling, and economic reform : econometric evidence from Hungary (1986-2004) (English)
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SEP 01, 2007 77550 Journal Article
The World Bank economic review 21 (3) (English)
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JAN 01, 2007 51344 Publication
The World Bank economic review 12(1) (English)
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JAN 31, 1998 17997 Publication
Skills, schooling, and household income in Ghana (English)
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JAN 01, 1998 77259 Journal Article