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The price of empowerment : experimental evidence on land titling in Tanzania (English)

This paper reports on a randomized field experiment that uses price incentives to address economic and gender inequality in land tenure formalization. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6908 JUN 01, 2014

Ali, Daniel Ayalew; Collin, Matthew; Deininger, Klaus; Dercon, Stefan; Sandefur, Justin; Zeitlin, Andrew

Can free provision reduce demand for public services ? evidence from Kenyan education (English)

In 2003 Kenya abolished user fees in all government primary schools. Analysis of household survey data shows this policy contributed to a shift in demand away from free schools, where net enrollment stagnated after 2003, toward fee-charging private schools, where both enrollment and fee levels grew rapidly after 2003. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6685 NOV 01, 2013

Bold, Tessa; Kimenyi, Mwangi; Mwabu, Germano; Sandefur, Justin

Are poor slum-dwellers willing to pay for formal land title? : evidence from Dar es Salaam (English)

High levels of informality, from 70 percent to 80 percent in many developing country cities, increase poverty and make urbanization unsustainable. ... See More +

Brief 81679 OCT 01, 2013

Ali, Daniel Ayalew; Collin, Matthew; Deininger, Klaus; Dercon, Stefan; Sandefur, Justin; Zeitlin, Andrew

Ce que lapos;Afrique doit faire pour encourager la croissance et creer plus dapos;emplois bien retribues (French)

Efforts at reducing poverty in Africa have been checked by decades of stagnant economic growth with the attendant corollary that few well paying jobs have been created for most sectors of the African work force. ... See More +

Working Paper 38168 NOV 01, 2006

Kingdom, Geeta; Sandefur, Justin; Teal, Francis; Fafchamps, Marcel; Soderbom, Mans

What Africa needs to do to spur growth and create more well-paid jobs (English)

This paper states that poverty reduction in Africa has been held back by decades of stagnant economic growth that has failed to generate enough well-paid jobs to lift the income of workers in Africaapos;s rapidly growing labor force. ... See More +

Working Paper 42001 NOV 01, 2006

Kingdom, Geeta; Sandefur, Justin; Teal, Francis; Fafchamps, Marcel; Soderbom, Mans French

What Africa needs to do to spur growth and create more well-paid jobs : Ce que lapos;Afrique doit faire pour stimuler la croissance et creer plus dapos;emplois bien remuneres (French)

This paper states that poverty reduction in Africa has been held back by decades of stagnant economic growth that has failed to generate enough well-paid jobs to lift the income of workers in Africaapos;s rapidly growing labor force. ... See More +

Working Paper 42001 NOV 01, 2006

Kingdom, Geeta; Sandefur, Justin; Teal, Francis; Fafchamps, Marcel; Soderbom, Mans English