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First Name: Ruth
Middle Name: Osarenti
Last Name: Uwaifo Oyelere
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RePEc Short-ID: poy8

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(50%) Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Location: Bonn, Germany
Homepage: http://www.iza.org/
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Postal: P.O. Box 7240, D-53072 Bonn
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(50%) Department of Economics
Emory University
Location: Atlanta, Georgia (United States)
Homepage: http://www.economics.emory.edu/
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Handle: RePEc:edi:deemous (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere & Kate Wharton, 2013. "The Impact of Conflict on Education Attainment and Enrollment in Colombia: lessons from recent IDPs," HiCN Working Papers 141, Households in Conflict Network.
  2. Diette, Timothy M. & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2013. "Gender and Race Heterogeneity: The Impact of Increases in Students with Limited English on Native Students' Performance," IZA Discussion Papers 7856, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. Mundra, Kusum & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2013. "Determinants of Immigrant Homeownership: Examining their Changing Role during the Great Recession and Beyond," IZA Discussion Papers 7468, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Diette, Timothy M. & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2012. "Do Significant Immigrant Inflows Create Negative Education Impacts? Lessons from the North Carolina Public School System," IZA Discussion Papers 6561, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth & Oyolola, Maharouf, 2011. "The Role of Race and Birth Place in Welfare Usage among Comparable Women: Evidence from the U.S," IZA Discussion Papers 5668, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Wharton, Kate & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2011. "Conflict and its Impact on Educational Accumulation and Enrollment in Colombia: What We Can Learn from Recent IDPs," IZA Discussion Papers 5939, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth & Belton, Willie, 2010. "Black-White Gap in Self-Employment in the U.S.: Do Cohort and Within Race Differences Exist?," IZA Discussion Papers 5071, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth & Belton, Willie, 2009. "Coming to America: Does Immigrant's Home Country Economic Status Impact the Probability of Self-Employment in the U.S.?," IZA Discussion Papers 4178, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  9. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth & Oyolola, Maharouf, 2009. "Welfare Usage in the U.S.: Does Immigrant Birthplace and Immigration Status Matter?," IZA Discussion Papers 4659, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  10. Gonzales, Naihobe & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2009. "Are Returns to Education on the Decline in Venezuela and Does Mission Sucre Have a Role to Play?," IZA Discussion Papers 4206, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  11. Belton, Willie & Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2008. "The Racial Saving Gap Enigma: Unraveling the Role of Institutions," IZA Discussion Papers 3545, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  12. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2008. "Understanding Low Average Returns to Education in Africa: The Role of Heterogeneity across Education Levels and the Importance of Political and Economic Reforms," IZA Discussion Papers 3766, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  13. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth & Belton, Willie, 2008. "The Role of Information and Institutions in Understanding the Black-White Gap in Self-Employment," IZA Discussion Papers 3761, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  14. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2007. "Within and Between Gender Disparities in Income and Education Benefits from Democracy," IZA Discussion Papers 3221, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  15. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2007. "Disparities in Labor Market Outcomes across Geopolitical Regions in Nigeria: Fact or Fantasy?," IZA Discussion Papers 3082, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  16. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2007. "Africa’s Education Enigma? The Nigerian Story," IZA Discussion Papers 3097, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  17. Ruth Uwaifo, 2005. "Comparing the “D.V” lottery with the point system: costs, benefits and a superior alternative," Labor and Demography, EconWPA 0509009, EconWPA.

Articles

  1. Timothy M. Diette & Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere, 2014. "Gender and Race Heterogeneity: The Impact of Students with Limited English on Native Students' Performance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 104(5), pages 412-17, May.
  2. Ruth Oyelere & Willie Belton, 2013. "Black–White gap in self-employment. Does intra-race heterogeneity exist?," Small Business Economics, Springer, Springer, vol. 41(1), pages 25-39, June.
  3. Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere & Willie Belton, 2012. "Coming to America: Does Having a Developed Home Country Matter for Self-Employment in the United States?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 102(3), pages 538-42, May.
  4. Ruth Oyelere & Maharouf Oyolola, 2012. "The Role of Race and Birth Place in Welfare Usage among Comparable Women: Evidence from the U.S," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer, Springer, vol. 39(3), pages 285-297, September.
  5. Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere & Maharouf Oyolola, 2011. "Do Immigrant Groups Differ in Welfare Usage? Evidence from the U.S," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 39(3), pages 231-247, September.
  6. Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere, 2011. "Have Returns to Education Changed in Nigeria? Uncovering the Role of Democratic Reforms," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 20(5), pages 737-780, November.
  7. Gonzalez, Naihobe & Oyelere, Ruth Uwaifo, 2011. "Are returns to education on the decline in Venezuela and does Mission Sucre have a role to play?," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 30(6), pages 1348-1369.
  8. Uwaifo Oyelere, Ruth, 2010. "Africa's education enigma? The Nigerian story," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 91(1), pages 128-139, January.
  9. Ruth UWAIFO OYELERE, 2010. "Disparities In The Benefits From Democratic Reform In Nigeria: A Gender Perspective," The Developing Economies, Institute of Developing Economies, vol. 48(3), pages 345-375.
  10. Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere, 2008. "Disparities in Labor Market Outcomes Across Geopolitical Regions in Nigeria. Fact or Fantasy?," Journal of African Development, African Finance and Economic Association, African Finance and Economic Association, vol. 10(1), pages 11-31.

NEP Fields

18 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (3) 2007-11-10 2007-11-10 2008-10-28
  2. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2008-01-12
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2014-01-24
  4. NEP-DEV: Development (5) 2007-11-10 2007-11-10 2008-07-14 2008-10-28 2013-04-20. Author is listed
  5. NEP-EDU: Education (8) 2007-11-10 2008-01-12 2008-10-28 2009-07-03 2011-09-05 2012-06-05 2013-04-20 2014-01-24. Author is listed
  6. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (3) 2008-10-28 2009-06-03 2010-07-31
  7. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2007-11-10
  8. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2011-05-14
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2007-11-10 2007-11-10
  10. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (8) 2007-11-10 2008-01-12 2008-10-28 2008-10-28 2009-07-03 2010-07-31 2011-09-05 2012-06-05. Author is listed
  11. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (1) 2013-04-20
  12. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (9) 2009-06-03 2010-01-16 2010-07-31 2011-05-14 2011-09-05 2012-06-05 2013-04-20 2013-07-15 2014-01-24. Author is listed
  13. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2008-07-14
  14. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2008-07-14 2008-11-18
  15. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (5) 2008-07-14 2008-11-18 2012-06-05 2013-07-15 2014-01-24. Author is listed

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