GLO DPs-2020

GLO Discussion Papers are research and policy papers of the GLO Network which are widely circulated to encourage discussion. Here GLO DPs published in 2020 are listed.

DPs-2019 DPs-2018 — DPs-2017
How to submit: GLO Members submit papers to DP@glabor.org  in PDF format and include a standard cover page with author names, affiliation, abstract, keywords and JEL codes. Managing Editor: Magdalena Ulceluse.

Papers

511 Teaching ‘out of field’ in STEM subjects in Australia: Evidence from PISA 2015 – Download PDF
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Shah, Chandra & Richardson, Paul & Watt, Helen

510 BrExit or BritaIn: Is the UK more Attractive to Supervisors? An Analysis of Wage Premium to Supervision across the EU – Download PDF
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Biagetti, Marco & Giangreco, Antonio & Leonida, Leone & Scicchitano, Sergio

509 What makes work meaningful and why economists should care about it – Download PDF
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Nikolova, Milena & Cnossen, Femke

507 The children are alright: Revisiting the impact of parental migration in the Philippines – Download PDF
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Pajaron, Marjorie & Latinazo, Cara T. & Trinidad, Enrico G.

506 The Dynamic Electoral Returns of a Large Anti-Poverty Program – Download PDF
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Zimmermann, Laura

505 Do Public Program Benefits Crowd Out Private Transfers in Developing Countries? A Critical Review of Recent Evidence – Download PDF
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Nikolov, Plamen & Bonci, Matthew

504 Why Guarantee Employment? Evidence from a Large Indian Public-Works Program – Download PDF
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Zimmermann, Laura

503 Wage Setting and Unemployment: Evidence from Online Job Vacancy Data – Download PDF
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Faryna, Oleksandr & Pham, Tho & Talavera, Oleksandr & Tsapin, Andriy

502 Sentiment, emotions and stock market predictability in developed and emerging markets – Download PDF
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Steyn, Dimitri H. W. & Greyling, Talita & Rossouw, Stephanie & Mwamba, John M.

501 Who’s declining the “free lunch”? New evidence from the uptake of public child dental benefits – Download PDF
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Nguyen, Ha Trong & Le, Huong Thu & Connelly, Luke B.

500 Paradise Postponed: Future Tense and Religiosity  Download PDF
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Mavisakalyan, Astghik & Tarverdi, Yashar & Weber, Clas

499 Game of Prejudice – Experiments at the Extensive and Intensive Margin – Download PDF
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Dasgupta, Utteeyo & Mani, Subha & Vecci, Joe & Želinský, Tomáš

498 Welfare Magnets and Internal Migration in China – Download PDF
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Jin, Zhangfeng

497 Gender Bias and Intergenerational Educational Mobility: Theory and Evidence from China and India – Download PDF
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Emran, M. Shahe & Jiang, Hanchen & Shilpi, Forhad

496 What Do Employers’ Associations Do? – Download PDF
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Martins, Pedro S.

495 Does vocational education pay off in China? Instrumental-variable quantile-regression evidence – Download PDF
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Dai, Li & Martins, Pedro S.

494 Impacts of Social and Economic Factors on the Transmission of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China – Download PDF
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Qiu, Yun & Chen, Xi & Shi, Wie

493 Flexible Work Arrangements and Precautionary Behavior: Theory and Experimental Evidence  Download PDF
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Orland, Andreas & Rostam-Afschar, Davud

492 Life Satisfaction, Subjective Wealth, and Adaptation to Vulnerability in the Russian Federation during 2002-2017 – Download PDF
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Dang, Hai-Anh H. & Abanokova, Kseniya & Lokshin, Michael M.

491 Unobserved Worker Quality and Inter-Industry Wage Differentials – Download PDF
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Ge, Suqin & Macieira, João

490 Climate Shocks and Teenage Fertility – Download PDF
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Dessy, Sylvain & Marchetta, Francesca & Pongou, Roland & Tiberti, Luca

489 Intergenerational Occupational Mobility in Latin American Economies: An Empirical Approach – Download PDF
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Doruk, Ömer Tuğsal & Pastore, Francesco & Yavuz, Hasan Bilgehan

488 Employee Training and Firm Performance: Quasi-experimental evidence from the European Social Fund – Download PDF
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Martins, Pedro S.

487 France and Germany Exceed Italy, South Korea and Japan in Temperature-Adjusted Corona Proliferation: A Quick and Dirty Sunday Morning Analysis – Download PDF
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Puhani, Patrick A.

486 Business visits, technology transfer and productivity growth – Download PDF
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Piva, Mariacristina & Tani, Massimiliano & Vivarelli, Marco

485 A Broken Social Elevator? Employment Outcomes of First- and Second-generation Immigrants in Belgium – Download PDF
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Piton, Céline & Rycx, François

484 What Does Someone’s Gender Identity Signal to Employers? – Download PDF
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Van Borm, Hannah & Dhoop, Marlot & Van Acker, Allien & Baert, Stijn

483 The Future of Work in Developing Economies: What can we learn from the South? – Download PDF
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Egana del Sol, Pablo

482 Performance Feedback and Peer Effects – Download PDF
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Villeval, Marie Claire

481 Ethnicity differentials in academic achievements: The role of time investments – Download PDF
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Nguyen, Ha Trong & Connelly, Luke B. & Le, Huong Thu & Mitrou, Francis & Taylor, Catherine L. & Zubrick, Stephen R.

480 Conversionary Protestants do not cause democracy – Download PDF
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Nikolova, Elena & Polansky, Jakub

479 Incentive Pay and Firm Productivity: Evidence from China – Download PDF
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Jin, Zhangfeng & Pan, Shiyuan

478 Switching from an inclining to a zero-level unemployment benefit profile: Good for work incentives? – Download PDF
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Cockx, Bart & Declercq, Koen & Dejemeppe, Muriel & Inga, Leda & Van der Linden, Bruno

477 Resilience Strategies for Mismatched Workers: Microeconomic Evidence from Egypt – Download PDF
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Syed Zwick, Hélène

476 Sex Ratio and Global Sodomy Law Reform in the Post-WWII Era – Download PDF
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Chang, Simon

475 The Impact of Air Pollution on Attributable Risks and Economic Costs of Hospitalization for Mental Disorders – Download PDF
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Wu, Ziting & Chen, Xi & Li, Guoxing & Tian, Lin & Wang, Zhan & Xiong, Xiuqin & Yang, Chuan & Zhou, Zijun & Pan, Xiaochuan

474 Books or babies? The incapacitation effect of schooling on minority women – Download PDF
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Adamecz-Völgyi, Anna & Scharle, Ágota

473 Teacher Labor Markets in Developing Countries – Download PDF
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Crawfurd, Lee & Pugatch, Todd

472 Women’s optimism, the gender happiness equaliser: a case of South Africa – Download PDF
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Greyling, Talita & Fisher, Bianca

471 Robots and the origin of their labour-saving impact – Download PDF
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Montobbio, Fabio & Staccioli, Jacopo & Virgillito, Maria Enrica & Vivarelli, Marco

470 Ethnic Attrition, Assimilation, and the Measured Health Outcomes of Mexican Americans – Download PDF
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Antman, Francisca M. & Duncan, Brian & Trejo, Stephen J.

469 Inflated Expectations and Commodity Prices: Evidence from Kazakhstan – Download PDF
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Girard, Victoire & Kudebayeva, Alma & Toews, Gerhard

468 Which Model for Poverty Predictions? – Download PDF
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Verme, Paolo

467 Affirmative Action and Intersectionality at the Top: Evidence from South Africa  Download PDF
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Klasen, Stephan & Minasyan, Anna

466 Innovation Strategies and Productivity Growth in Developing Countries: Evidence from Pakistan – Download PDF
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Wadho, Waqar & Chaudhry, Azam

465 Educational mismatches, technological change and unemployment: evidence from secondary and tertiary educated workers –  Download PDF
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Esposito, Piero & Scicchitano, Sergio

464 Reducing the income tax burden for households with children: An assessment of the child tax credit reform in Austria –  Download PDF
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Christl, Michael & De Poli, Silvia & Varga, Janos

463 The Retirement Migration Puzzle in China –  Download PDF
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Chen, Simiao & Jin, Zhangfeng & Prettner, Klaus

462 Rising longevity, increasing the retirement age, and the consequences for knowledge-based long-run growth –  Download PDF
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Kuhn, Michael & Prettner, Klaus

461 Exports and long-run growth: The case of Spain, 1850-2017 –  Download PDF
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Bajo-Rubio, Oscar

460 Weathering the storm: Weather shocks and international migrants from the Philippines –  Download PDF
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Pajaron, Marjorie C. & Vasquez, Glacer Niño A.

459 One billion euro program for early childcare services in Italy –  Download PDF
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Giorgetti, Isabella & Picchio, Matteo

458 Law enforcement, social control and organized crime. Evidence from local government dismissals in Italy –  Download PDF
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Cingano, Federico & Tonello, Marco

457 Enterprising women in Southern Africa: When does land ownership matter? –  Download PDF
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Brixiová, Zuzana & Kangoye, Thierry & Tregenna, Fiona

456 Agricultural Transformation and Farmers’ Expectations: Experimental Evidence from Uganda –  Download PDF
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Bonan, Jacopo & Kazianga, Harounan & Mendola, Mariapia

455 Reforms and Employment in The Egyptian Labor Market: Evolution by Age From 1988 to 2006 –  Download PDF
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Selwaness, Irene

454 Early Life Environments and Frailty in Old Age among Chinese Older Adults –  Download PDF
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Li, Xaxi & Xue, Qian-Li & Odden, Michelle C. & Chen, Xi & Wu, Chenkai

453 Social Security Expansion and Neighborhood Cohesion: Evidence from Community-Living Older Adults in China –  Download PDF
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Bradley, Elizabeth & Chen, Xi & Tang, Gaojie

452 Prenatal Sunshine Exposure and Birth Outcomes in China –  Download PDF
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Zhang, Xin & Wang, Yixuan & Chen, Xi & Zhang, Xun

451 Health Inequality among Chinese Older Adults: The Role of Childhood Circumstances –  Download PDF
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Yan, Binjian & Chen, Xi & Gill, Thomas M.

450 Names and Behavior in a War –  Download PDF
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Jurajda, Štěpán & Kovač, Dejan

449 Innovation and Self-Employment –  Download PDF
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Ciarli, Tommaso & Di Ubaldo, Mattia & Savona, Maria

448 Rent sharing in China: Magnitude, heterogeneity and drivers –  Download PDF
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Duan, Wenjing & Martins, Pedro S.

447 Spending in social services in China: A multi-country analysis –  Download PDF
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Bajo-Rubio, Oscar & Gómez‐Plana, Antonio G.

446 Time-Space Dynamics of Return and Circular Migration: Theories and Evidence –  Download PDF
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Constant, Amelie F.

445 It’s the way people move! Labour migration as an adjustment device in Russia –  Download PDF
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Pastore, Francesco & Semerikova, Elena

444 Legal History, Institutions and Banking System Development in Africa –  Download PDF
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Mutarindwa, Samuel & Schäfer, Dorothea & Stephan, Andreas

443 Robots, Reshoring, and the Lot of Low-Skilled Workers –  Download PDF
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Krenz, Astrid & Prettner, Klaus & Strulik, Holger

442 Competitive strategies, heterogeneous demand sources and firms’ growth trajectories –  Download PDF
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Caravella, Serenella & Crespi, Francesco & Guarascio, Dario & Tubiana, Matteo

441 Livelihood Diversification Strategies: Resisting Vulnerability in Egypt –  Download PDF
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Helmy, Imane

440 Social Safety Nets in Tunisia: Do Benefits Reach the Poor and Vulnerable Households at the Regional Level? –  Download PDF
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Nasri, Khaled

439 Agricultural credits and agricultural productivity: Cross-country evidence –  Download PDF
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Seven, Unal & Tumen, Semih