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Abebe Shimeles Abebe

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First Name:Abebe
Middle Name:Shimeles
Last Name:Abebe
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RePEc Short-ID:psh19
44-031-478750
Abidjan (temporarily Tunis, Tunisia), Côte d'Ivoire
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  1. Barrett,Christopher B. & Christiaensen,Luc & Sheahan,Megan Britney & Shimeles,Abebe, 2017. "On the structural transformation of rural Africa," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7938, The World Bank.
  2. Shimeles Abebe & Tiguéné Nabassaga, 2017. "Working Paper 246 - Why is inequality high in Africa?," Working Paper Series 2355, African Development Bank.
  3. Abebe Shimeles & Ahmed Moummi & Nizar Jouini & Nora Lustig, 2016. "Fiscal Incidence and Poverty Reduction: Evidence from Tunisia," Commitment to Equity (CEQ) Working Paper Series 38, Tulane University, Department of Economics.
  4. Woldemichael, Andinet & Gurara, Daniel Zerfu & Shimeles, Abebe, 2016. "Community-Based Health Insurance and Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending in Africa: Evidence from Rwanda," IZA Discussion Papers 9922, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. Merima Ali & Abdulaziz B. Shifa & Abebe Shimeles & Firew Woldeyes, 2015. "Building fiscal capacity in developing countries: Evidence on the role of information technology," CMI Working Papers 12, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
  6. Shimeles, Abebe & Gurara, Daniel Zerfu & Birhanu Tessema, Dawit, 2015. "Market Distortions and Political Rent: The Case of Fertilizer Price Divergence in Africa," IZA Discussion Papers 8998, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Shimeles Abebe & Andinet Woldemichael, 2015. "Working Paper 225 - Measuring the Impact of Micro-Health Insurance on Healthcare Utilization: A Bayesian Potential Outcomes Approach," Working Paper Series 2166, African Development Bank.
  8. Ali, Merima & Shifa, Abdulaziz & Shimeles, Abebe & Woldeyes, Firew, 2015. "Information Technology and Fiscal Capacity in a Developing Country: Evidence from Ethiopia," Working Papers 11180, Institute of Development Studies, International Centre for Tax and Development.
  9. Shimeles Abebe & Adeleke Oluwole Salami & Anthony M. Simpasa, 2015. "Working Paper 221 - Employment Effects of Multilateral Development Bank Projects: The Case of the African Development Bank," Working Paper Series 2160, African Development Bank.
  10. Page, John & Shimeles, Abebe, 2014. "Aid, employment, and poverty reduction in Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 043, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  11. Shimeles, Abebe, 2014. "Growth and Poverty in Africa: Shifting Fortunes and New Perspectives," IZA Discussion Papers 8751, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  12. Ncube, Mthuli & Shimeles, Abebe, 2013. "The Making of Middle Class in Africa: Evidence from DHS Data," IZA Discussion Papers 7352, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  13. Shimeles Abebe & Andinet Delelegn, 2013. "Working Paper 182 - Rising Food Prices and Household Welfare in Ethiopia: Evidence from Micro Data," Working Paper Series 980, African Development Bank.
  14. Mthuli Ncube & Shimeles Abebe & Audrey Chouchane, 2012. "Working Paper 150 - South Africa’s Quest for Inclusive Development," Working Paper Series 391, African Development Bank.
  15. Shimeles, Abebe, 2010. "Community based health insurance schemes in Africa: The case of Rwanda," Working Papers in Economics 463, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  16. Shimeles Abebe, 2010. "Working Paper 120 - Community Based Health Insurance Schemes in Africa: The Case of Rwanda," Working Paper Series 257, African Development Bank.
  17. Shimeles Abebe, 2010. "Working Paper 121 - Financing Goal 1 of the MDGs in Africa: Some Evidence from Cross-Country Data," Working Paper Series 258, African Development Bank.
  18. Shimeles Abebe, 2010. "Working Paper 122 - Welfare Analysis Using Data from the International Comparison Program for Africa," Working Paper Series 259, African Development Bank.
  19. Shimeles Abebe, 2010. "Working Paper 119 - Migration Patterns, Trends and Policy Issues in Africa," Working Paper Series 256, African Development Bank.
  20. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2008. "The persistence of urban poverty in Ethiopia: A tale of two measurements," Working Papers in Economics 283, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  21. Bigsten, Arne & Mengistae, Taye & Shimeles, Abebe, 2007. "Mobility and earnings in Ethiopia's urban labor markets, 1994-2004," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4168, The World Bank.
  22. Islam, Nizamul & Shimeles, Abebe, 2007. "Poverty dynamics in Ethiopia: state dependence," Working Papers in Economics 260, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  23. Geda, Alemayehu & Shimeles, Abebe & Zerfu, Daniel, 2006. "Finance and Poverty in Ethiopia: A Household Level Analysis," WIDER Working Paper Series 051, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  24. Geda, Alemayehu & Shimeles, Abebe, 2005. "Taxes and Tax Reform in Ethiopia, 1990-2003," WIDER Working Paper Series 065, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  25. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2005. "Can Africa Reduce Poverty by Half by 2015? The Case for a Pro-Poor Growth Strategy," Working Papers in Economics 177, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  26. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2004. "Dynamics of Poverty in Ethiopia," WIDER Working Paper Series 039, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  27. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2004. "Prospects for 'Pro-Poor' Growth in Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 042, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  28. Bigsten, Arne & Kebede, Bereket & Shimeles, Abebe & Taddesse , Mekonnen, 2002. "Growth and Poverty Reduction in Ethiopia: Evidence from Household Panel Surveys," Working Papers in Economics 65, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  1. Abebe Shimeles & Daniel Zerfu Gurara & Firew Woldeyes, 2017. "Taxman's Dilemma: Coercion or Persuasion? Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment in Ethiopia," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 107(5), pages 420-424, May.
  2. Audrey Verdier-Chouchane & Abebe Shimeles & Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, 2016. "The Key Role of Education in Reducing Poverty in South Sudan," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 28(S2), pages 162-176, October.
  3. Abebe Shimeles, 2016. "Can higher education reduce inequality in developing countries?," IZA World of Labor, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), pages 273-273, July.
  4. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & John Page & Abebe Shimeles, 2015. "Aid, Employment and Poverty Reduction in Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 17-30, October.
  5. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & John Page & Måns Söderbom, 2015. "Is Small Beautiful? Small Enterprise, Aid and Employment in Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 44-55, October.
  6. Abebe Shimeles & Mthuli Ncube, 2015. "The Making of the Middle-Class in Africa: Evidence from DHS Data," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(2), pages 178-193, February.
  7. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & Anthony Simpasa & Abebe Shimeles & Adeleke O. Salami, 2015. "Employment Effects of Multilateral Development Bank Support: The Case of the African Development Bank," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 31-43, October.
  8. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp, 2015. "Aid, Growth and Employment in Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 1-4, October.
  9. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & Sam Jones & Finn Tarp, 2015. "Priorities for Boosting Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence for Mozambique," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 56-70, October.
  10. Sam Jones & John Page & Abebe Shimeles & Finn Tarp & Gary Fields, 2015. "Aid, Growth and Jobs," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 27(S1), pages 5-16, October.
  11. Nadege Desiree Yameogo & Tiguune Nabassaga & Abebe Shimeles & Mthuli Ncube, 2014. "Diversification and Sophistication as drivers of structural transformation for Africa: The Economic Complexity Index of African Countries," Journal of African Development, African Finance and Economic Association, vol. 16(2), pages 1-31.
  12. Arne Bigsten & Taye Mengistae & Abebe Shimeles, 2013. "Labor Market Integration in Urban Ethiopia, 1994-2004," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 61(4), pages 889-931.
  13. Shimeles Abebe, 2011. "Welfare Analysis Using Data from the International Comparison Program for Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 23(2), pages 147-160.
  14. Arne Bigsten & Abebe Shimeles, 2011. "The persistence of urban poverty in Ethiopia: a tale of two measurements," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(9), pages 835-839.
  15. Alemayehu Geda & Abebe Shimeles & John Weeks, 2009. "Growth, poverty and inequality in Ethiopia: Which way for pro-poor growth?," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 21(7), pages 947-970.
  16. Bigsten, Arne & Shimeles, Abebe, 2008. "Poverty Transition and Persistence in Ethiopia: 1994-2004," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(9), pages 1559-1584, September.
  17. Arne Bigsten & Abebe Shimeles, 2007. "Can Africa Reduce Poverty by Half by 2015?," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 25(2), pages 147-166, 03.
  18. Bigsten, Arne & Kebede, Bereket & Shimeles, Abebe & Taddesse, Mekonnen, 2003. "Growth and Poverty Reduction in Ethiopia: Evidence from Household Panel Surveys," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 87-106, January.
  19. Arne, Bigsten & Bereket, Kebede & Abebe, Shimeles & Mekonnen, Tadesse, 1999. "Poverty and welfare in Ethiopia: Profile and determinants," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 8(1).
  20. Bigsten, Arne & Abebe, Shimeles & Mekonnen, Tadesse, 1999. "Changes in Welfare and poverty: An application of Stochastic Dominance Criteria," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 8(1).
  21. Abebe, Shimeles, 1993. "System of demand equations: theory and applications," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 2(2).
  1. Newman, Carol & Page, John & Rand, John & Shimeles, Abebe & Soderbom, Mans & Tarp, Finn (ed.), 2016. "Manufacturing Transformation: Comparative Studies of Industrial Development in Africa and Emerging Asia," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198776987, April.
  2. Dilip Ratha & Sanket Mohapatra & Caglar Ozden & Sonia Plaza & William Shaw & Abebe Shimeles, 2011. "Leveraging Migration for Africa : Remittances, Skills, and Investments," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 2300, August.
NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 17 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (11) 2005-09-29 2007-03-24 2007-09-02 2008-01-12 2010-08-14 2012-06-13 2013-05-11 2013-10-02 2014-05-17 2015-01-19 2017-02-12. Author is listed
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (7) 2002-01-22 2005-09-29 2007-03-24 2007-09-02 2010-08-14 2013-10-02 2016-05-14. Author is listed
  3. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (5) 2002-01-22 2005-09-29 2007-03-24 2008-01-12 2013-05-11. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (3) 2010-08-14 2015-07-18 2016-05-14
  5. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (3) 2010-08-14 2015-07-18 2016-05-14
  6. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (2) 2010-08-14 2015-07-18
  7. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2013-10-02
  8. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (1) 2017-03-05
  9. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2005-09-29
  10. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2015-05-02
  11. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2008-01-12
  12. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2016-02-04
  13. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2007-03-24
  14. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2002-01-05
  15. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2016-02-04
  16. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2012-06-13
  17. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2015-05-02
  18. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2015-06-20
  19. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2008-01-12
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