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The World Bank research observer 17 (1) (English)

Weathering the storm : the impact of the East Asian crisis on farm households in Indonesia and Thailand; by Fabrizio Bresciani, Gershon Feder, Daniel O. ... See More +

Publication 24774 MAR 31, 2002

Devarajan, Shantayanan [editor]; Bresciani, Fabrizio; Feder, Gershon; Gilligan, Daniel O.; Jacoby, Hanan G.; Onchan, Tongroj; Quizon, Jaime; Fallon, Peter R.; Lucas, Robert E.B.; Filmer, Deon; Hammer, Jeffrey S.; Pritchett, Lant H.; Jack, William; Henderson, Vernon; Hertel, Thomas; Hoekman, Bernard M.; Martin, Will

The impact of financial crises on labor markets, household incomes, and poverty : a review of evidence (English)

The 1990s have witnessed several financial crises, of which the East Asia and Mexico tequila crises are perhaps the most well-known. What impact have these crises had on labor markets, household incomes, and poverty? ... See More +

Journal Article 76666 JAN 01, 2002

Fallon, Peter R.; Lucas, Robert E. B. Disclosed

Empirics of the link between growth and poverty : Conclusoes empiricas sobre o vinculo entre crescimento e pobreza (Portuguese)

Many people have questioned whether the world's poor share in economic growth. This note synthesizes the empirical evidence. The data show that economic growth typically reduces poverty and can usually be deemed pro-poor. ... See More +

Brief 21601 OCT 31, 2000

Fallon,Peter R. Chinese, English Disclosed

Empirics of the link between growth and poverty (Chinese)

Many people have questioned whether the world's poor share in economic growth. This note synthesizes the empirical evidence. The data show that economic growth typically reduces poverty and can usually be deemed pro-poor. ... See More +

Brief 21601 OCT 31, 2000

Fallon,Peter R. Portuguese, English Disclosed

Empirics of the link between growth and poverty (English)

Many people have questioned whether the world's poor share in economic growth. This note synthesizes the empirical evidence. The data show that economic growth typically reduces poverty and can usually be deemed pro-poor. ... See More +

Brief 21601 OCT 31, 2000

Fallon,Peter R. Portuguese, Chinese Disclosed

Reform of vocational education and training in China (English)

This summary addresses the reform of vocational education and training in China, reviewing the successful economic reforms pursued since 1978, and its labor market structure. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper 19774 OCT 31, 1998

Dar, Amit; Gill, Indermit; Fallon, Peter; Hunting, Gordon

Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank (English)

Child labor is a global issue. An estimated 250 million children are working worldwide. This paper proposes that the World Bank take stronger action to help address the issue more proactively, and outlines what to do and how. ... See More +

Publication 17418 FEB 28, 1998

Fallon, Peter; Tzannatos, Zafiris Spanish, Arabic

Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank : El trabajo de menores planteamientos y orientaciones para el Banco Mundial (Spanish)

Child labor is a global issue. An estimated 250 million children are working worldwide. This paper proposes that the World Bank take stronger action to help address the issue more proactively, and outlines what to do and how. ... See More +

Publication 17418 JAN 01, 1998

Fallon, Peter; Tzannatos, Zafiris Arabic, English Disclosed

Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank (Arabic)

Child labor is a global issue. An estimated 250 million children are working worldwide. This paper proposes that the World Bank take stronger action to help address the issue more proactively, and outlines what to do and how. ... See More +

Publication 17418 OCT 01, 1997

Fallon, Peter; Tzannatos, Zafiris Spanish, English Disclosed

South Africa : stimulating economic growth (English)

South Africa has begun a new phase in its history. This article reports on a study examining the challenge of promoting equitable and fiscally sustainable growth, and evaluating alternative paths to growth using an econometric model developed by World Bank staff. ... See More +

Brief 23055 JUL 31, 1994

Fallon, Peter; Pereira de Silva, Luiz A. French Disclosed

South Africa : stimulating economic growth : Stimuler la croissance economique en Afrique du Sud (French)

South Africa has begun a new phase in its history. This article reports on a study examining the challenge of promoting equitable and fiscally sustainable growth, and evaluating alternative paths to growth using an econometric model developed by World Bank staff. ... See More +

Brief 23055 JUL 01, 1994

Fallon, Peter; Pereira de Silva, Luiz A. English Disclosed

South Africa - Economic performance and policies (English)

This study examines the challenge of promoting equitable and fiscally sustainable growth and evaluates alternative paths to growth using an econometric model developed by World Bank staff. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 13095 APR 30, 1994

Fallon, Peter; Pereira de Silva, Luiz A.

The World Bank economic review 5(3) (English)

The impact of changes in job security regulations in India and Zimbabwe. Diversification of macroeconomic risk and international integration of capital markets: the case of Mexico. ... See More +

Publication 17598 SEP 30, 1991

Fallon, Peter R.; Lucas, Robert E. B.; Calle, Luis F. de la; Wijnbergen, Sweder van; Khalilzadeh-Shirazi, Javad; Shah, Anwar; Slemrod, Joel; Skinner, Jonathan; Chamley, Christophe; Whalley, John; Dahl, Henrik; Mitra, Pradeep

Adjustment and the labor market (English)

How has the labor market responded to changes in macroeconomic conditions and related government policies? And to what extent has government intervention affected the microeconomic functioning of the labor market. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS214 JUN 30, 1989

Fallon, Peter R.; Riveros, Luis A.

The effects of labor regulation upon industrial employment in India (English)

This paper reviews the effects of legislation and government institutions upon labor costs and employment in the Indian manufacturing sector. It specifically examines wage determination, industrial relations legislation and current job security laws. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper DRD287 MAY 01, 1987

Fallon, Peter R. Disclosed

The labor market in Zimbabwe : historical trends and an evaluation of recent policy (English)

The paper provides both an examination of recent labor market trends in Zimbabwe and an evaluation of recent policies. The first part supplies a labor market overview, an analysis of employment and wage trends, and a review of the evidence regarding communal agriculture and the urban informal sector. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper DRD296 MAY 01, 1987

Fallon, Peter R. Disclosed

Labor markets in Sudan : their structure and implications for macroeconomic adjustment (English)

The Sudanese labor market is characterized by considerable regional mobility with little intervention in the workings of the private labor market. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper DRD244 FEB 01, 1987

Fallon, Peter R. Disclosed

The labor market in Kenya : recent evidence (English)

In this paper the Kenyan labor force and employment at around 1980 are examined. Then the author examines the main changes that have taken place since 1965 regarding labor supply and demand, discussing also the problem of the functioning of the labor market in the country. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper DRD156 OCT 01, 1985

Fallon, Peter R. Disclosed

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The World Bank research observer 17 (1) (English)
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MAR 31, 2002 24774 Publication
The impact of financial crises on labor markets, household incomes, and poverty : a review of evidence (English)
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JAN 01, 2002 76666 Journal Article
Empirics of the link between growth and poverty : Conclusoes empiricas sobre o vinculo entre crescimento e pobreza (Portuguese)
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OCT 31, 2000 21601 Brief Chinese, English
Empirics of the link between growth and poverty (Chinese)
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OCT 31, 2000 21601 Brief Portuguese, English
Empirics of the link between growth and poverty (English)
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OCT 31, 2000 21601 Brief Portuguese, Chinese
Reform of vocational education and training in China (English)
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OCT 31, 1998 19774 Departmental Working Paper
Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank (English)
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FEB 28, 1998 17418 Publication Spanish, Arabic
Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank : El trabajo de menores planteamientos y orientaciones para el Banco Mundial (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 1998 17418 Publication Arabic, English
Child labor : issues and directions for the World Bank (Arabic)
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OCT 01, 1997 17418 Publication Spanish, English
South Africa : stimulating economic growth (English)
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JUL 31, 1994 23055 Brief French
South Africa : stimulating economic growth : Stimuler la croissance economique en Afrique du Sud (French)
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JUL 01, 1994 23055 Brief English
South Africa - Economic performance and policies (English)
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APR 30, 1994 13095 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
The World Bank economic review 5(3) (English)
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SEP 30, 1991 17598 Publication
Adjustment and the labor market (English)
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JUN 30, 1989 WPS214 Policy Research Working Paper
The effects of labor regulation upon industrial employment in India (English)
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MAY 01, 1987 DRD287 Departmental Working Paper
The labor market in Zimbabwe : historical trends and an evaluation of recent policy (English)
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MAY 01, 1987 DRD296 Departmental Working Paper
Labor markets in Sudan : their structure and implications for macroeconomic adjustment (English)
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FEB 01, 1987 DRD244 Departmental Working Paper
The labor market in Kenya : recent evidence (English)
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OCT 01, 1985 DRD156 Departmental Working Paper