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Balcazar, Carlos Felipe 2014 .

Balcazar, Carlos Felipe

This paper assesses inequality of opportunity in educational achievement using the Human Opportunity Index methodology on data from the Programme for International Student Assessment. The findings suggest that there are large inequalities in lea
Ozler, Berk 2010 .

Ozler, Berk

Are the large enrollment effects of conditional cash transfer programs a result of the conditions or simply the cash? This paper presents the first experimental evidence on the effectiveness of conditionality in cash transfer programs for schooling. Using data from an…
4. Development as freedom Book , Print in English
Amartya Sen. 1999 .

Sen, Amartya, 1933-

The perspective of freedom -- The ends and the means of development -- Freedom and the foundations of justice -- Poverty as capability deprivation -- Markets, state and social opportunity -- The importance of democracy -- Famines and other crisis…
  • Eisenhower B Level
    HD75.S455b 1999 c. 3
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    HD75 .S46 1999
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    HD75 .S46 1999 c. 2
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    HD75 .S46 1999 c. 3
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    HD75 .S46 1999 c. 4
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5. Education at a Glance Journal/Newspaper , Online in English
1998 .
OECD's annual Education at a Glance looks at who participates in education, what is spent on it, how education systems operate and the results achieved. The latter includes indicators on a wide range of outcomes, from comparisons of students’ performance in key subject areas…
6. EDUCATION FOR ALL AND MULTIGRADE TEACHING Book , Online in English
edited by ANGELA W. LITTLE. 2006 .

Multigrade teaching poses a challenge to learning. Millions of learners worldwide are taught by teachers who, at any one time, are responsible for two or more school grades/years. These are the invisible multigrade teachers who struggle to provide learning opportunities for all…
7. Education policy in developing countries Book , Print in English
edited by Paul Glewwe. 2014 .

1. Overview of Education Issues in Developing Countries / Paul Glewwe -- 2. School Resources and Educational Outcomes in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature from 1990 to 2010 / Renato Ravina -- 3. Preschool Programs in Developing Countries / Lia Fernald…
8. Education Policy in Developing Countries Book , Online in English
Glewwe, Paul. 2013 .
Almost any economist will agree that education plays a key role in determining a country's economic growth and standard of living, but what we know about education policy in developing countries is remarkably incomplete and scattered over decades and across publications.…
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2012 .

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Across OECD countries, almost one in every five students does not reach a basic minimum level of skills. In addition, students from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds are twice as likely to be low performers. Lack of fairness and inclusion can lead to school failure and…
10. Handbook of the economics of education Book , Online in English
edited by Eric A. Hanushek and Finis Welch. 2006 .

Vol. 3: How does education affect economic and social outcomes, and how can it inform public policy? Volume 3 of the Handbooks in the Economics of Education uses newly available high quality data from around the world to address these and other core questions. With the help of…
Maureen A. Lewis and Marlaine E. Lockheed. 2006 .

Lewis, Maureen A., 1952-

"In Inexcusable Absence, Maureen Lewis and Marlaine Lockheed show that nearly three quarters of the 60 million girls not in school belong to ethnic, religious, linguistic, racial, or other minorities. Getting these girls into school requires new strategies that directly address…
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    LC212.8 .L49 2006
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Barbara Bruns, Deon Filmer, and Harry Anthony Patrinos. 2011 .

Bruns, Barbara.

ch. 1 Motivation and Framework -- Service Delivery Failure in the Developing World -- Three Core Strategies for More Accountable Education Systems -- Accountability and Evidence -- Notes -- References -- ch. 2 Information for Accountability…
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    LB3051 .B78 2011
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Hanushek, Eric A. 2007 .

Hanushek, Eric A.

The role of improved schooling, a central part of most development strategies, has become controversial because expansion of school attainment has not guaranteed improved economic conditions. This paper reviews the role of education in promoting economic well-being, focusing on…
Felipe Barrera-Osorio, Leigh L. Linden. 2009 .

Barrera Osorio, Felipe.

"This paper presents the evaluation of the program Computers for Education. The program aims to integrate computers, donated by the private sector, into the teaching of language in public schools. The authors conduct a two-year randomized evaluation of the program using a sample…
Tessa Bold. 2017 .

Bold, Tessa.

School enrollment has universally increased over the past 25 years in low-income countries. However, enrolling in school does not guarantee that children learn. A large share of children in low-income countries learn little, and they complete their primary education lacking even…
18. World development report Journal/Newspaper , Print in English
1978 .
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    I-IBRD 28: c. 1
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    HC 59.7.W659 c. 1
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    • Digital copies of most articles and selections are available through the Libraries Service Center at lsc@jhu.edu.
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    HC59.7 .I52 1
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    I-IBRD28: c. 1
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    • 1978-1998/1999
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    I-IBRD 28: c. 1
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    • 1999/2000-2008