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Working papers


  1. Thomas Farole & Yoonyoung Cho, 2017. "Bangladesh Jobs Diagnostic," World Bank Other Operational Studies 28498, The World Bank.


  1. Jimi, Nusrat A & Kumbhakar, Subal & Nikolov, Plamen V & Malek, Mohammad Abdul, 2016. "Does Credit Access Improve Firm Output? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Bangladesh," 2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, 2016, Boston, Massachusetts 236230, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Schnitzer,Pascale, 2016. "How to target households in adaptive social protection systems? : relative efficiency of proxy means test and household economy analysis in Niger," Policy Research Working Paper Series 109528, The World Bank.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung. & Kalomba, Davie. & Mobarak, Ahmed Mushfiq. & Orozco, Victor., 2015. "Differences in the effects of vocational training on men and women : constraints on women and drop-out behaviour," ILO Working Papers 994874103402676, International Labour Organization.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung & Tien, Bienvenue N., 2014. "Sub-Saharan Africa's recent growth spurt : an analysis of the sources of growth," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6862, The World Bank.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung & Honorati, Maddalena, 2013. "Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries : a meta regression analysis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6402, The World Bank.
  2. Cho, Yoon Y. & Kalomba, Davie & Mobarak, A. Mushfiq & Orozco, Victor, 2013. "Gender Differences in the Effects of Vocational Training: Constraints on Women and Drop-Out Behavior," IZA Discussion Papers 7408, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. Betty M. Alvarado, 2013. "Peru: intercultural bilingual education program for better performance in schools the case of the indigenous children of the Amazon," Working Papers 13-13, Centro de Investigación, Universidad del Pacífico.
  4. Betty M. Alvarado & Graciela Muñiz, 2013. "Evaluación de la gestión escolar y tipo de escuelas en el Perú : una aplicación de costo efectividad," Working Papers 13-12, Centro de Investigación, Universidad del Pacífico.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung & Margolis, David N. & Robalino, David A., 2012. "Labor markets in low and middle income countries : trends and implications for social protection and labor policies," Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes 67613, The World Bank.
  2. World Bank, 2012. "Gaining from Migration : Trends and Policy Lessons in the Greater Mekong Sub-region," World Bank Other Operational Studies 13248, The World Bank.


  1. Sam Asher & Lorenzo Casaburi & Plamen Nikolov, 2011. "One Step at a Time: Does Gradualism Build Coordination?," Working Papers 1113, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  2. Cho, Yoonyoung & Newhouse, David, 2011. "How did the great recession affect different types of workers ? evidence from 17 middle-income countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5636, The World Bank.
  3. Cho, Yoonyoung, 2011. "Informality and protection from health shocks : lessons from Yemen," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5746, The World Bank.
  4. Holzmann, Robert & Pouget, Yann & Vodopivec, Milan & Weber, Michael, 2011. "Severance Pay Programs around the World: History, Rationale, Status, and Reforms," IZA Discussion Papers 5731, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).


  1. Asher, Sam & Casaburi, Lorenzo & Nikolov, Plamen & Ye, Maoliang, 2009. "One Step at a Time: Do Threshold Patterns Matter in Public Good Provision?," Economics Discussion Papers 2009-5, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
  2. Nikolov, Plamen, 2009. "The AIDS Epidemic and Its Economic Roots," Scholarly Articles 10988621, Harvard University Department of Economics.


  1. Ye, Maoliang & Nikolov, Plamen & Casaburi, Lorenzo & Asher, Sam, 2008. "Do threshold patterns matter in public good provision?," MPRA Paper 12029, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Cho, Yoonyoung, 2008. "An Evaluation of A Pronatal Subsidy Program in Korea: A Quasi-Experimental Approach," MPRA Paper 25958, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Betty Alvarado & Eduardo Morón, 2008. "The route of expenditures and decision making in the Health Sector in Peru," Working Papers 08-10, Centro de Investigación, Universidad del Pacífico.
  4. Betty Alvarado & Eduardo Morón, 2008. "Perú, hacia un presupuesto por resultados: afianzando la transparencia y rendición de cuentas," Working Papers 08-11, Centro de Investigación, Universidad del Pacífico.


  1. Nikolov, Plamen, 2007. "Justice and Allocation in International Health Aid," Scholarly Articles 11009152, Harvard University Department of Economics.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung, 2006. "An Analysis of Women's Fertility and Labor Supply: Implications for Family Policies," Discussion Paper 290, Center for Intergenerational Studies, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.


  1. Wolfe, Barbara L. & Kaplan, Thomas & Haveman, Robert & Cho, Yoon Y., 2005. "Extending Health Care Coverage to the Low-Income Population: The Influence of the Wisconsin BadgerCare Program on Labor Market Outcomes," IZA Discussion Papers 1546, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).


  1. John Tapogna & Karen Gardiner & Burt Barnow & Plamen Nikolov & Mike Fishman, 2004. "Study of State Demographic, Economic, and Programmatic Variables and Their Impact on the Performance-Based Child Support Incentive System," Public Economics 0406001, EconWPA.
  2. Richard Toikka & Thomas Gais & Plamen V Nikolov & Patricia Billen, 2004. "Spending On Social Welfare Programs In Rich And Poor States," Public Economics 0410006, EconWPA.


  1. Tim Dall & Plamen Nikolov & Paul Hogan, 2003. "Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2002," HEW 0306001, EconWPA.
  2. Plamen Nikolov & Karen Gardiner & Mike Fishman, 2003. "State Policies to promote marriage," HEW 0306003, EconWPA.

Journal articles


  1. Yoonyoung Cho & David Robalino & Samantha Watson, 2016. "Supporting self-employment and small-scale entrepreneurship: potential programs to improve livelihoods for vulnerable workers," IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Springer;Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 5(1), pages 1-26, December.


  1. Yoonyoung Cho, 2015. "Entrepreneurship for the poor in developing countries," IZA World of Labor, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), pages 167-167, July.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung & Honorati, Maddalena, 2014. "Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries: A meta regression analysis," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 28(C), pages 110-130.


  1. Cho, Yoonyoung & Newhouse, David, 2013. "How Did the Great Recession Affect Different Types of Workers? Evidence from 17 Middle-Income Countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 41(C), pages 31-50.


  1. Wolfe, Barbara & Kaplan, Thomas & Haveman, Robert & Cho, Yoonyoung, 2006. "SCHIP expansion and parental coverage: An evaluation of Wisconsin's BadgerCare," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 25(6), pages 1170-1192, November.



  1. Betty Alvarado & Graciela Muñiz, 2012. "Dos miradas a la inequidad en el sector educación," Chapters of Books,in: Roger Díaz & Eduardo Morón & Janice Seinfeld (ed.), Gasto en la mira: Evaluando el Gasto Público, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 3, pages 87-115 Fondo Editorial, Universidad del Pacífico.

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