Or the past three decades, the world bank's annual world development report has provided a wide international readership with an extraordinary window on development economics this essay by shahid yusuf—published to commemorate the report's 30th anniversary—discusses the genesis of the. Four empirical essays in development economics (doctor's thesis, lingnan university, hong kong) retrieved from http://commonslneduhk/econ_etd/30 chapter 3 rainfall shocks and the effects of weather index insurance on household education expenses: evidence from rural ethiopia. Englisch this dissertation includes three empirical essays on development economics and one on the economics of education the first essay (co-authored by stephan klasen) is a contribution to the debate surrounding the millennium development goals (mdgs) and the on-going debate about what. Empirical and institutional research only in the past half century or so, with introductory essay summarizes the state of the field and the history of thought in development economics: critical concepts in development studies 3 christopher b barrett, editor dependence: sources of technical change', economic journal,. Three empirical essays in development economics in india abstract this dissertation consists of three chapters on gender issues in india focusing on female health, autonomy, and education in chapter 1, improving maternal health with incentives to mothers vs health workers: evidence from india, i assess the role of. Economics eric akobeng abstract this thesis is made up of four essays in empirical development economics the first essay takes a new look, from a macro chapter 3 akobeng, e (2016) gross capital formation, institutions and poverty in sub- saharan africa journal of economic policy reform/taylor & francis.
Essays in empirical development economics download author: duflo, esther, 1972- citable uri: http://hdlhandlenet/17211/9516 other contributors: massachusetts institute of technology dept of economics advisor: abhijit v banerjee and joshua angrist department: massachusetts institute of technology dept of. Three empirical essays on energy and labor economics, melissa chirk-may chow pdf · essays on international trade and development, jae yoon lee pdf · three essays on public economics and policy, xiaoxue li three essays on individual and collective choice theory from a revealed preference approach,. 1999 phd in economics, mit thesis title: three essays in empirical development economics 1995 masters in economics (dea), delta (paris) ( joint ecole normale supérieure, ecole polytechnique, ensae) 1994 ecole normale supérieure (paris) maitrise in history maitrise in economics honors and awards: 2014. Forthcoming and recent publications empirical development/political economy refereed journal articles: financing smallholder agriculture: an experiment with agent-intermediated microloans in india, with sandip mitra, pushkar maitra, alberto motta and sujata visaria, journal of development economics 2017.
2001 “the colonial origins of comparative development: an empirical investigation mortality data” nber working paper 14130 national bureau of economic research, cambridge, ma alesina, alberto f 2007 “political economy” nber reporter 3: 1–5 iour: essays in honour of ole-jørgen skog , ed jon elster. This dissertation consists of three essays of original research chapter 1 is a survey of the literature on the theoretical and empirical interactions among financial development, economic growth, and income inequality chapter 2 describes empirical research on the relationship between financial development and income.
Kaushik basu, c marks professor of international studies and professor of economics crossings at benaras junction: a play in three or four acts, the little magazine, forthcoming (for an excerpt themes in development economics: essays in honour of malcolm adiseshiah, oxford university press, oxford, 1993. The relationship between globalization and growth is a heated and highly debated topic on the growth and development literature yet, this issue is far from being generally, the literature on the globalization-economic growth nexus provides at least three schools of thought first, many studies support the.
The thesis consists of three essays in development and political economics political connection, government patronage and firm performance: evidence from chinese manufacturing firms the paper tests whether politically connected firms receive preferential favor from the government, as measured by. Of my essay is organized around the opposite presumption: that two societies with the same fundamentals economics for theory, calibration and empirical exercises that begin from this starting point, see, eg, lucas several others following them) argued that economic development could be thought of as a massive.