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Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World

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Source: Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World : Evidence from a New Dataset

Volume/Issue: 2012/231

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Herbert Lui , Marc Quintyn , and Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2012

ISBN: 9781475510669

Keywords: Education Attainment, Public Administration, State Capacity, government effectiveness, education attainments, educational attainment, General, International Lending and Debt Problems,

The paper provides a detailed description of a novel dataset on education attainment in public administrations covering the period 1981-2011 for 178 countries. The dataset uses information extracted from CVs for ov...

Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World
			: Evidence from a New Dataset

Education Attainment in Public Administration Around the World : Evidence from a New Dataset »

Volume/Issue: 2012/231

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Herbert Lui , Marc Quintyn , and Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475510669.001

ISBN: 9781475510669

Keywords: Education Attainment, Public Administration, State Capacity, government effectiveness, education attainments, educational attainment, General, International Lending and Debt Problems,

The paper provides a detailed description of a novel dataset on education attainment in public administrations covering the period 1981-2011 for 178 countries. The dataset uses information extracted from CVs for ov...

Who Disciplines Bank Managers?

Who Disciplines Bank Managers? »

Volume/Issue: 2009/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrea Maechler , Klaus Schaeck , Martin Cihak , and Stéphanie Marie Stolz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451874174.001

ISBN: 9781451874174

Keywords: Market discipline, executive turnover, financial soundness, discipline, banking, subordinated debt, bank risk, bank performance,

We bring to bear a hand-collected dataset of executive turnovers in U.S. banks to test the efficacy of market discipline in a 'laboratory setting' by analyzing banks that are less likely to be subject to government...

Who Disciplines Bank Managers?

Who Disciplines Bank Managers? »

Source: Who Disciplines Bank Managers?

Volume/Issue: 2009/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrea Maechler , Klaus Schaeck , Martin Cihak , and Stéphanie Marie Stolz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

ISBN: 9781451874174

Keywords: Market discipline, executive turnover, financial soundness, discipline, banking, subordinated debt, bank risk, bank performance,

We bring to bear a hand-collected dataset of executive turnovers in U.S. banks to test the efficacy of market discipline in a 'laboratory setting' by analyzing banks that are less likely to be subject to government...

How Good Are Ex Ante Program Evaluation Techniques? The Case of School Enrollment in PROGRESA

How Good Are Ex Ante Program Evaluation Techniques? The Case of School Enrollment in PROGRESA »

Source: How Good Are Ex Ante Program Evaluation Techniques? The Case of School Enrollment in PROGRESA

Volume/Issue: 2009/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Fabian Bornhorst

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2009

ISBN: 9781451873344

Keywords: microsimulation, conditional transfers, demand for schooling, child labor, PROGRESA, schooling, enrollment ratio, school attendance, school enrollment, Time Allocation and Labor Supply

This paper evaluates a microsimulation technique by comparing the simulated outcome of a program with its actual effect. The ex ante evaluation is carried out for a conditional cash transfer program, where poor hou...

How Good Are Ex Ante Program Evaluation Techniques? The Case of School Enrollment in PROGRESA

How Good Are Ex Ante Program Evaluation Techniques? The Case of School Enrollment in PROGRESA »

Volume/Issue: 2009/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Fabian Bornhorst

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451873344.001

ISBN: 9781451873344

Keywords: microsimulation, conditional transfers, demand for schooling, child labor, PROGRESA, schooling, enrollment ratio, school attendance, school enrollment, Time Allocation and Labor Supply

This paper evaluates a microsimulation technique by comparing the simulated outcome of a program with its actual effect. The ex ante evaluation is carried out for a conditional cash transfer program, where poor hou...

Can Markets Compute Equilibria?

Can Markets Compute Equilibria? »

Source: Can Markets Compute Equilibria?

Volume/Issue: 2009/24

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hunter Monroe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2009

ISBN: 9781451871715

Keywords: Nash equilibria, bounded rationality, computational complexity, problems, polynomial, arithmetic, computation,

Recent turmoil in financial and commodities markets has renewed questions regarding how well markets discover equilibrium prices, particularly when those markets are highly complex. A relatively new critique questi...

Can Markets Compute Equilibria?

Can Markets Compute Equilibria? »

Volume/Issue: 2009/24

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hunter Monroe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451871715.001

ISBN: 9781451871715

Keywords: Nash equilibria, bounded rationality, computational complexity, problems, polynomial, arithmetic, computation,

Recent turmoil in financial and commodities markets has renewed questions regarding how well markets discover equilibrium prices, particularly when those markets are highly complex. A relatively new critique questi...

Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments
			: Evidence from Indian Tariff Reform

Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments : Evidence from Indian Tariff Reform »

Volume/Issue: 2007/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eric Edmonds , Nina Pavcnik , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451866582.001

ISBN: 9781451866582

Keywords: Child Labor, Literacy, schooling, school attendance, primary schools, returns to education, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade and Labor Market Interactions,

Do the short and medium term adjustment costs associated with trade liberalization influence schooling and child labor decisions? We examine this question in the context of India's 1991 tariff reforms. Overall, in...

Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments

Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments »

Source: Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments : Evidence from Indian Tariff Reform

Volume/Issue: 2007/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eric Edmonds , Nina Pavcnik , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2007

ISBN: 9781451866582

Keywords: Child Labor, Literacy, schooling, school attendance, primary schools, returns to education, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade and Labor Market Interactions,

Do the short and medium term adjustment costs associated with trade liberalization influence schooling and child labor decisions? We examine this question in the context of India's 1991 tariff reforms. Overall, in...