Sam Jones

United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

Katajanokanlaituri 6B

Helsinki, FIN-00160

Finland

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Scholarly Papers (4)

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Doing Business While Holding Public Office: Evidence from Mozambique’s Firm Registry

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 29 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2021
Sam Jones, Felix Schilling and Finn Tarp
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER), Copenhagen Business School and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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firm registry, beneficial ownership, political connections, rent-seeking, Mozambique

Inequality of Opportunity in Education: Accounting for the Contributions of Sibs, Schools and Sorting Across East Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8622
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2018
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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Inequality of Opportunity in Education: Accounting for the Contributions of Sibs, Schools and Sorting Across East Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12070
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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inequality of opportunity, education achievement, decomposition, household, school, sorting, Africa

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Decomposing Learning Inequalities in East Africa: How Much Does Sorting Matter?

World Bank Economic Review
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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inequality of opportunity, education achievement, decomposition, household, school, sorting, Africa

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Does Sorting Matter for Learning Inequality? Evidence From East Africa

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Feb 2020
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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inequality of educational opportunity; variance decomposition; sorting; East Africa