Tessa Bold

Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)

Stockholm, SE-10691

Sweden

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Scaling Up What Works: Experimental Evidence on External Validity in Kenyan Education

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 321
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 May 2013
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Nairobi - Department of Economics, Strathmore University and Center for Global Development
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education, randomized control trials, Kenya

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What Do Teachers Know and Do? Does it Matter? Evidence from Primary Schools in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7956
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and World Bank
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Democratic Government, Public Sector Administrative and Civil Service Reform, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Sciences, Educational Policy and Planning, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Policy and Planning - Ministry of Education, Economics and Finance of Public Institution Development, Educational Policy and Planning - Institutional Development, Public Sector Administrative & Civil Service Reform, De Facto Governments

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Why Did Abolishing Fees Not Increase Public School Enrollment in Kenya?

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 271
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Nairobi - Department of Economics and Center for Global Development
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Kenya, public school enrollment, education

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The High Return to Private Schooling in a Low-Income Country

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 279
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Feb 2012
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Nairobi - Department of Economics and Center for Global Development
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Kenya, education

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Delivering Service Indicators in Education and Health in Africa: A Proposal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5327
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), HEC Montreal, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and World Bank
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Governance Indicators, Public Sector Expenditure Policy, Population Policies, Education For All

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Clientelism in the Public Sector: Why Public Service Reforms Fail and What to Do About it

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8439
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 May 2018
Tessa Bold, Ezequiel Molina and Abla Safir
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), World Bank and World Bank
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Educational Institutions & Facilities, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Sciences, Labor Markets, Health Care Services Industry

Measuring Rents from Public Employment: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Kenya

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 457, June 2017
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Goethe University Frankfurt, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Center for Global Development
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Civil Servants, Teachers, Public Sector Wages, Wage Gap, Motivation

Measuring Rents from Public Employment: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Kenya

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12105
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Jun 2017
Goethe University Frankfurt, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Center for Global Development
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civil servants, motivation, public sector wages, wage gap

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Can Free Provision Reduce Demand for Public Services? Evidence from Kenyan Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6685
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Nairobi - Department of Economics and Center for Global Development
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Primary Education, Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Tertiary Education, Secondary Education

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The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8849
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 May 2019
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), World Bank, World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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Educational Sciences, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Policy and Planning - Ministry of Education, Educational Policy and Planning, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Policy and Planning - Institutional Development

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Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-Making Under Thermal Stress

NBER Working Paper No. w25785
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2019
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Energy and Resources Group, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, Osaka University, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Learning in Africa

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12956
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), World Bank, World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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education production function, Human Capital

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Risk-Sharing in Village Economies Revisited

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11143
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Tessa Bold and Tobias Broer
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Stockholm University
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Dynamic Limited Commitment, Informal Insurance, Renegotiation-Proofness, Risk-Sharing, Village Economies

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Insurance Companies of the Poor

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10278
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Dec 2014
Tessa Bold and Stefan Dercon
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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institutions, insurance, limited commitment, savings, social capital