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The Challenge of Inclusive Education in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

This report documents the challenge of achieving inclusive education in Africa. Primary school completion rates are 10 percentage points lower for girls with disabilities than for girls without disabilities. ... See More +

Working Paper 132586 DEC 01, 2018

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Nayihouba,Kolobadia Ada Disclosed

Educating Girls and Ending Child marriage : A Priority for Africa (English)

Despite progress over the last two decades, girls still have on average lower levels of educational attainment than boys in many African countries, especially at the secondary and tertiary levels. ... See More +

Working Paper 132200 NOV 19, 2018

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Nguyen,Hoa; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa Disclosed

Educating Girls and Ending Child marriage : A Priority for Africa - Summary Brief (English)

Despite progress over the last two decades, girls still have on average lower levels of educational attainment than boys in many African countries, especially at the secondary and tertiary levels. ... See More +

Brief 132201 NOV 19, 2018

Wodon,Quentin T.; Male,Chata; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Nguyen,Hoa; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa Disclosed

Missed Opportunities : The High Cost of Not Educating Girls (English)

Too many girls drop out of school prematurely, especially in low income countries. Low educational attainment for girls has negative consequences not only for them, but also for their children and household, as well as for their community and society. ... See More +

Working Paper 128171 JUL 11, 2018

Wodon,Quentin T.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Nguyen,Hoa; Onagoruwa,Adenike Opeoluwa Disclosed

Labor policy and digital technology use : indicative evidence from cross-country correlations (English)

This paper exploits variation in country-level indicators drawn from published data to analyze the relationship between labor regulation and the use of digital technology. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8221 OCT 18, 2017

Packard,Truman G.; Montenegro,Claudio E. Disclosed

Longevity and lifetime education : global evidence from 919 surveys (English)

Data from 919 household surveys conducted between 1960 and 2012, spanning 147 economies, are used to evaluate the relationship between rising life expectancy at birth and lifetime years of schooling for successive birth cohorts between 1905 and 1988. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8175 AUG 29, 2017

Hoque,Mohammad Mainul; King,Elizabeth M.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Orazem,Peter F. Disclosed

Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world (English)

Rates of return to investments in schooling have been estimated since the late 1950s. In the 60-plus year history of such estimates, there have been several attempts to synthesize the empirical results to ascertain patterns. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7020 SEP 01, 2014

Montenegro, Claudio E.; Patrinos, Harry Anthony Disclosed

In from the shadow : integrating Europe's informal labor (English)

This book is about Magda and Jacek and millions of others like them, who earn a living working full- or part-time in Europe's untaxed markets for goods, services, and labor. ... See More +

Publication 70602 JUN 20, 2012

Packard, Truman; Koettl, Johannes; Montenegro, Claudio E. Disclosed

Economic freedom, human rights, and the returns to human capital : an evaluation of the Schultz hypothesis (English)

According to T.W. Schultz, the returns to human capital are highest in economic environments experiencing unexpected price, productivity, and technology shocks that create "disequilibria." ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5405 AUG 01, 2010

King, Elizabeth M.; Montenegro, Claudio E.; Orazem, Peter F. Disclosed

Shadow economies all over the world : new estimates for 162 countries from 1999 to 2007 (English)

This paper presents estimations of the shadow economies for 162 countries, including developing, Eastern European, Central Asian, and high-income countries over the period 1999 to 2006/2007. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5356 JUN 01, 2010

Schneider, Friedrich; Buehn, Andreas; Montenegro, Claudio E. Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography : Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial 2009 : una nueva geografia economica (Spanish)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 JAN 01, 2009

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu English, French, Russian Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Russian)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 JAN 01, 2009

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu English, French, Spanish Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography : Rapport sur le developpement dans le monde 2009 : repenser la geopraphie economique (French)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 JAN 01, 2009

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu English, Russian, Spanish Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Vol. 2) : Доклад о мировом развитии 2009: новый взгляд на экономическую географию (Russian)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 JAN 01, 2009

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu English Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (English)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 NOV 04, 2008

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu French, Russian, Spanish Disclosed

World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Vol. 2) : overview (English)

Economic growth will be unbalanced, but development can still be inclusive-that is the message of this year's World development report, the thirty-first in the series. ... See More +

World Development Report 43738 NOV 04, 2008

Coulibaly,Souleymane; Deichmann,Uwe; Freire,Maria Emilia; Gill,Indermit S.; Goh,Chorching; Kopp,Andreas Dietrich; Lall,Somik V.; Montenegro,Claudio E.; Packard,Truman G.; Ross-Larson,Bruce C.; Ross-Larson, Bruce [ editor ]; Uchida,Hirotsugu Russian Disclosed

The place premium : wage differences for identical workers across the US border (English)

This paper compares the wages of workers inside the United States to the wages of observably identical workers outside the United States-controlling for country of birth, country of education, years of education, work experience, sex, and rural-urban residence. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4671 JUL 01, 2008

Clemens, Michael A.; Montenegro, Claudio E.; Pritchett, Lant Disclosed

How are youth faring in the labor market ? Evidence from around the world (English)

This paper uses a new standardized micro database for a large set of developing countries to (1) describe the patterns of labor market outcomes for youth, and (2) explain the contributions of supply and demand factors to youth outcomes. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4071 NOV 01, 2006

Fares, Jean; Montenegro, Claudio E.; Orazem, Peter F. Disclosed

Who benefits from labor market regulations? Chile 1960-1998 (English)

Economists have examined the impact of labor market regulations on the level of employment. But there are many reasons to suspect that the impact of regulations differs across types of workers. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3143 OCT 01, 2003

Claudio E. Montenegro; Carmen Pages

What determines the quality of institutions? (English)

In trying to explain institutional quality, different authors have come to conflicting conclusions. In tackling the problem themselves, the authors show three things. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2764 JAN 31, 2002

Islam, Roumeen; Montenegro, Claudio E.

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The Challenge of Inclusive Education in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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DEC 01, 2018 132586 Working Paper
Educating Girls and Ending Child marriage : A Priority for Africa (English)
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NOV 19, 2018 132200 Working Paper
Educating Girls and Ending Child marriage : A Priority for Africa - Summary Brief (English)
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NOV 19, 2018 132201 Brief
Missed Opportunities : The High Cost of Not Educating Girls (English)
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JUL 11, 2018 128171 Working Paper
Labor policy and digital technology use : indicative evidence from cross-country correlations (English)
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OCT 18, 2017 WPS8221 Policy Research Working Paper
Longevity and lifetime education : global evidence from 919 surveys (English)
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AUG 29, 2017 WPS8175 Policy Research Working Paper
Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7020 Policy Research Working Paper
In from the shadow : integrating Europe's informal labor (English)
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JUN 20, 2012 70602 Publication
Economic freedom, human rights, and the returns to human capital : an evaluation of the Schultz hypothesis (English)
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AUG 01, 2010 WPS5405 Policy Research Working Paper
Shadow economies all over the world : new estimates for 162 countries from 1999 to 2007 (English)
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JUN 01, 2010 WPS5356 Policy Research Working Paper
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography : Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial 2009 : una nueva geografia economica (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2009 43738 World Development Report English, French, Russian
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2009 43738 World Development Report English, French, Spanish
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography : Rapport sur le developpement dans le monde 2009 : repenser la geopraphie economique (French)
See More +
JAN 01, 2009 43738 World Development Report English, Russian, Spanish
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Vol. 2) : Доклад о мировом развитии 2009: новый взгляд на экономическую географию (Russian)
See More +
JAN 01, 2009 43738 World Development Report English
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (English)
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NOV 04, 2008 43738 World Development Report French, Russian, Spanish
World development report 2009 : reshaping economic geography (Vol. 2) : overview (English)
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NOV 04, 2008 43738 World Development Report Russian
The place premium : wage differences for identical workers across the US border (English)
See More +
JUL 01, 2008 WPS4671 Policy Research Working Paper
How are youth faring in the labor market ? Evidence from around the world (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2006 WPS4071 Policy Research Working Paper
Who benefits from labor market regulations? Chile 1960-1998 (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2003 WPS3143 Policy Research Working Paper
What determines the quality of institutions? (English)
See More +
JAN 31, 2002 WPS2764 Policy Research Working Paper