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Working Paper
Savings By and For the Poor: A Research Review and Agenda

The poor can and do save, but often use formal or informal instruments that have high risk, high cost, and limited functionality. This could lead to undersaving compared to a world without market or behavioural frictions...

Banks and banking Choice Consumption (Economics)
Journal Article
Savings by and for the Poor: A Research Review and Agenda

Part of Journal Special Issue Poverty, Development, and Behavioral Economics

Banks and banking Choice Consumption (Economics)
News
Contribution to a Special issue Celebrating Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen's 75th Birthday

A new paper by Wim Naudé entitled 'Entrepreneurship and Human Development: A Capability Approach', has been included in a recent special issue of the Journal of Public Economics (Vol. 95 (3-4), celebrating Amartya Sen's 75th birthday.

Entrepreneurship Human development Choice
Book Chapter
Firm Location Choice in Cities: Evidence from China and India

From the book: The Rise of China and India

Choice Labor economics Urban economics
Working Paper
When to Start a New Firm?: Modelling the Timing of Novice and Serial Entrepreneurs

The success of new start-up firms often depends on timing. It is valuable for the potential entrepreneur to wait for the right moment before starting a new firm...

Business enterprises Choice Mathematical models (Decision making)
Working Paper
Firm Location Choice in Cities: Evidence from China, India, and Brazil

We use large survey data sets of firms provided by the World Bank for China, India, and Brazil—Investment Climate Surveys—to address the important question: what determines the locational choice of firms among cities in these countries...

Choice Labor economics Urban economics
Working Paper
Gender Differentiation in the Analysis of Alternative Farm Mechanization Choices on Small Farms in Kenya

Using multinomial logit we analyze factors that influence the choice of mechanization technologies in Nyanza Province...

Agriculture Choice Labor laws and legislation
Book Chapter
Gender Differentiation in the Analysis of Alternative Farm Mechanization Choices on Small Farms in Kenya

From the book: Food Insecurity, Vulnerability and Human Rights Failure

Agriculture Choice Labor laws and legislation
Journal Article
Estimable Equilibrium Models of Locational Sorting and Their Role in Development Economics

Part of Journal Special Issue Spatial Inequality and Development

Choice Equilibrium (Economics) Regional economics
Blog
Global Labour Standards versus Freedom of Choice
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by Kaushik Basu The Conundrum Most reasonable people agree that workers, wherever they happen to be, should have the guarantee of certain basic rights and minimal standards of wellbeing...

Choice Human rights Labor management
Book Chapter
Modern Medicine and its Non-Modern Critics: A Study in Discourse

From the book: Dominating Knowledge

Choice Health Imperialism
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