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First Name: Melanie
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Last Name: Khamis
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RePEc Short-ID: pkh269

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(50%) Economics Department
Wesleyan University
Location: Middletown, Connecticut (United States)
Homepage: http://www.wesleyan.edu/econ/
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Phone: (860)685-2340
Fax: (860)685-2781
Postal: PAC 123, 238 Church Street, Middletown, CT 06459-0007
Handle: RePEc:edi:edwesus (more details at EDIRC)
(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
Handle: RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Akbulut-Yuksel, Mevlude & Khamis, Melanie & Yuksel, Mutlu, 2013. "For Better or for Worse: The Long-Term Effects of Postwar Reconstruction on Family Formation," IZA Discussion Papers 7239, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Melanie Khamis & Nishith Prakash & Zahra Siddique, 2012. "Consumption and Social Identity: Evidence From India," Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics 2012-28, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  3. Akay, Alpaslan & Khamis, Melanie, 2011. "The Persistence of Informality: Evidence from Panel Data," IZA Discussion Papers 6163, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Akbulut-Yuksel, Mevlude & Khamis, Melanie & Yuksel, Mutlu, 2011. "Rubble Women: The Long-Term Effects of Postwar Reconstruction on Female Labor Market Outcomes," IZA Discussion Papers 6148, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. Akee, Randall K. Q. & Basu, Arnab K. & Chau, Nancy & Khamis, Melanie, 2010. "Ethnic Fragmentation, Conflict, Displaced Persons and Human Trafficking: An Empirical Analysis," IZA Discussion Papers 5142, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Thomas Dohmen & Melanie Khamis & Hartmut Lehmann, 2010. "Risk Attitudes and the Incidence of Informality among Workers: Evidence from a Transition Country," ESCIRRU Working Papers 22, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
  7. Khamis, Melanie, 2009. "A Note on Informality in the Labor Market," IZA Discussion Papers 4676, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. Khamis, Melanie, 2009. "Is Informal Sector Work an Alternative to Workfare Benefits? The Case of Pre-Program Expansion and Economic Crisis," IZA Discussion Papers 4614, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  9. Arias, Omar & Khamis, Melanie, 2008. "Comparative Advantage, Segmentation and Informal Earnings: A Marginal Treatment Effects Approach," IZA Discussion Papers 3916, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  10. Khamis, Melanie, 2008. "Does the Minimum Wage Have a Higher Impact on the Informal than on the Formal Labor Market? Evidence from Quasi-Experiments," IZA Discussion Papers 3911, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  11. Melanie Khamis, 2005. "Crisis and Recovery in Argentina: Labor market, poverty, inequality and pro-poor growth dynamics," Ibero America Institute for Econ. Research (IAI) Discussion Papers, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research 135, Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research.

Articles

  1. Melanie Khamis, 2013. "Does the minimum wage have a higher impact on the informal than on the formal labour market? Evidence from quasi-experiments," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(4), pages 477-495, February.
  2. Khamis, Melanie & Prakash, Nishith & Siddique, Zahra, 2012. "Consumption and social identity: Evidence from India," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 83(3), pages 353-371.
  3. Melanie Khamis, 2012. "Is Informal Sector Work an Alternative to Workfare Benefits? The Case of Pre-program Expansion and Economic Crisis," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 16(4), pages 579-593, November.
  4. Melanie Khamis, 2012. "A Note On Informality In The Labour Market," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(7), pages 894-908, October.

NEP Fields

11 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2013-03-16
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2009-12-11
  3. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2009-01-31
  4. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2012-09-30
  5. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2011-12-13
  6. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (7) 2009-01-31 2009-01-31 2009-12-11 2010-01-23 2010-03-20 2011-12-13 2011-12-13. Author is listed
  7. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2011-12-13
  8. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (2) 2010-01-23 2010-09-11
  9. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2010-09-11
  10. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2010-03-20

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