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31 Jan, 2012 - Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Barbara van Koppen, Julia Behrman, Zhenya Karelina, Vincent Akamandisa, Lesley Hope, and Ben Wielgosz

Although the different roles of men and women in agriculture in different parts of Sub-Saharan Africa
have been widely acknowledged, there have not been consistent efforts to collect data on these patterns.
This paper presents a way...

- Adedeji Adeyinka, Sheu Salau, and Dietrich Vollrath

We document that structural change accounts for approximately one-fifth of the total change in labor productivity in Nigeria between 1996 and 2009. Labor moved out of the agricultural and wholesale and retail trade sectors into manufacturing,...

- Antonio Stefano Caria and Ibrahim Worku Hassen

Unemployment is currently a major policy issue in many African countries (African Development Bank 2012). As pockets of widespread unemployment often persist despite labor market expansion, there is a growing demand among policy makers for...

- Yoko Doi, David McKenzie, and Bilal Zia

There has long been a concern among policymakers that too much of remittances are consumed and too little saved, limiting the development impact of migration. Financial literacy programs have become an increasingly popular way to try and address...