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Emanuela Galasso

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First Name:Emanuela
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Last Name:Galasso
RePEc Short-ID:pga353
Development Research Group The World Bank MSN MC3-555 1818 H st, NW Washington D.C. 20433
Terminal Degree:2000 Department of Economics; Boston College (from RePEc Genealogy)


(50%) Economics Research
World Bank Group

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:dvewbus (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Policy Research Department
World Bank Group

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:prdwbus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Ferreira,Francisco H. G. & Galasso,Emanuela & Negre,Mario, 2018. "Shared prosperity : concepts, data, and some policy examples," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8451, The World Bank.
  2. Galasso,Emanuela & Weber,Ann & Fernald,Lia C. H., 2017. "Dynamics of child development : analysis of a longitudinal cohort in a very low income country," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7973, The World Bank.
  3. Carneiro, Pedro & Galasso, Emanuela & Ginja, Rita, 2015. "Tackling social exclusion : evidence from Chile," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7180, The World Bank.
  4. Beegle,Kathleen G. & Galasso,Emanuela & Goldberg,Jessica Ann, 2015. "Direct and indirect effects of Malawi?s public works program on food security," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7505, The World Bank.
  5. Almeida, Rita K. & Galasso, Emanuela, 2007. "Jump-Starting Self-Employment? Evidence among Welfare Participants in Argentina," IZA Discussion Papers 2902, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Galasso, Emanuela & Umapathi, Nithin, 2007. "Improving nutritional status through behavioral change : lessons from Madagascar," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4424, The World Bank.
  7. Galasso, Emanuela & Yau, Jeffrey, 2006. "Learning through monitoring : lessons from a large-scale nutrition program in Madagascar," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4058, The World Bank.
  8. Donald Cox & Emanuela Galasso & Emmauel Jiminez, 2006. "Private Transfers in a Cross Section of Developing Countries," Working Papers, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College wp2006-1, Center for Retirement Research, revised Jan 2006.
  9. Galasso, Emanuela & Ravallion, Martin, 2003. "Social protection in a crisis - Argentina's Plan Jefes y Jefas," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3165, The World Bank.
  10. Galasso, Emanuela & Ravallion, Martin & Salvia, Agustin, 2001. "Assisting the transition from workfare to work : a randomized experiment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2738, The World Bank.
  11. Ravallion, Martin & Galasso, Emanuela & Lazo, Teodoro & Philipp, Ernesto, 2001. "Do workfare participants recover quickly from retrenchment?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2672, The World Bank.
  12. Galasso, Emanuela & Ravallion, Martin, 2000. "Distributional outcomes of a decentralized welfare program," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2316, The World Bank.


  1. Beegle, Kathleen & Galasso, Emanuela & Goldberg, Jessica, 2017. "Direct and indirect effects of Malawi's public works program on food security," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 128(C), pages 1-23.
  2. Emanuela Galasso & Nithin Umapathi & Jeffrey Yau, 2011. "Nutritional Gains from Extended Exposure to a Large-scale Nutrition Programme," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 20(5), pages 673-703, November.
  3. Emanuela Galasso, 2011. "Alleviating extreme poverty in Chile: the short term effects of Chile Solidario," Estudios de Economia, University of Chile, Department of Economics, vol. 38(1 Year 20), pages 101-127, June.
  4. Almeida, Rita K. & Galasso, Emanuela, 2010. "Jump-starting Self-employment? Evidence for Welfare Participants in Argentina," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 38(5), pages 742-755, May.
  5. Emanuela Galasso & Nithin Umapathi, 2009. "Improving nutritional status through behavioural change: lessons from Madagascar," Journal of Development Effectiveness, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(1), pages 60-85.
  6. Emanuela Galasso & Nithin Umapathi, 2009. "Corrigendum," Journal of Development Effectiveness, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(4), pages 529-530.
  7. Galasso, Emanuela & Ravallion, Martin, 2005. "Decentralized targeting of an antipoverty program," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 89(4), pages 705-727, April.
  8. Martin Ravallion & Emanuela Galasso & Teodoro Lazo & Ernesto Philipp, 2005. "What Can Ex-Participants Reveal about a Program’s Impact?," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 40(1).
  9. Emanuela Galasso & Martin Ravallion & Agustin Salvia, 2004. "Assisting the Transition from Workfare to Work: A Randomized Experiment," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 58(1), pages 128-142, October.
  10. Emanuela Galasso & Martin Ravallion, 2004. "Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes y Jefas," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 18(3), pages 367-399.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 11 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-DEV: Development (7) 2006-11-18 2007-07-07 2007-12-15 2014-06-14 2015-02-22 2015-12-08 2016-03-06. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (5) 2014-06-07 2014-06-14 2015-02-22 2016-03-06 2018-07-16. Author is listed
  3. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (4) 2014-06-07 2014-06-14 2014-12-29 2015-02-22
  4. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2006-11-18 2007-12-15
  5. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (2) 2007-07-07 2007-08-08
  6. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2015-12-08
  7. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2014-06-07


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