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This iea volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development the book covers a range of topics many of which are relevant to policy issues the contributors bring new insights from empirical research in a range of economies with chapters including. Englisch this dissertation includes three empirical essays on development economics and one on the economics of education the first essay (co-authored by stephan klasen) is a contribution to the debate surrounding the millennium development goals (mdgs) and the on-going debate about what. Four empirical essays in development economics by kahsay haftom bayray doctor of philosophy this dissertation contains four empirical studies on related topics in development economics the four studies are all randomized field experiments and all of them use original data obtained from rural. Features the authors constitute a world class team based at one of the world's leading universities the book should provide an essential companion volume to our successful 'econometrics and data analysis for developing countries' microeconomics, 'bottom up' development policies that concentrate.
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