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Jennifer Leavy

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First Name:Jennifer
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Last Name:Leavy
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RePEc Short-ID:ple611
Terminal Degree:2012 Department of Economics; School of Business, Management and Economics; University of Sussex (from RePEc Genealogy)

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School of International Development
University of East Anglia

Norwich, United Kingdom
https://www.uea.ac.uk/international-development

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Working papers

  1. Sumberg, James & Anyidoho, Nana Akua & Chasukwa, Michael & Chinsinga, Blessings & Leavy, Jennifer, 2014. "Young people, agriculture, and employment in rural Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 080, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  2. Leavy, Jennifer, 2012. "Social Networks and Economic Life in Rural Zambia," Economics PhD Theses 0812, Department of Economics, University of Sussex.
  3. Howard White & Andrew Masters & Jennifer Leavy, 2005. "Comparative Perspectives on Child poverty: a review of poverty measures," Development and Comp Systems 0504017, EconWPA.
  4. White, Howard & Leavy, Jennifer, 2000. "Economic Reform and Economic Performance: Evidence from 20 Developing Countries," MPRA Paper 6594, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Moore, Mick & Leavy, Jennifer & Houtzager, Peter & White, Howard, 1999. "Polity qualities: how governance affects poverty," MPRA Paper 9467, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Jennifer Leavy, 2015. "Measuring social networks in three Zambian villages," Journal of Development Effectiveness, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 7(3), pages 357-374, September.
  2. te Lintelo, Dolf J.H. & Haddad, Lawrence J. & Leavy, Jennifer & Lakshman, Rajith, 2014. "Measuring the commitment to reduce hunger: A hunger reduction commitment index," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 115-128.
  3. Nana Akua Anyidoho & Jennifer Leavy & Kwadwo Asenso‐Okyere, 2012. "Perceptions and Aspirations: A Case Study of Young People in Ghana's Cocoa Sector," IDS Bulletin, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 43(6), pages 20-32, November.
  4. James Sumberg & Nana Akua Anyidoho & Jennifer Leavy & Dolf J.H. te Lintelo & Kate Wellard, 2012. "Introduction: The Young People and Agriculture ‘Problem’ in Africa," IDS Bulletin, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 43(6), pages 1-8, November.
  5. Leavy, Jennifer & Colin, Poulton, 2007. "Commercialisations in Agriculture," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 16(1).
  6. Howard White & Jennifer Leavy & Andrew Masters, 2003. "Comparative Perspectives on Child Poverty: A review of poverty measures," Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 4(3), pages 379-396.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Sumberg, James & Anyidoho, Nana Akua & Chasukwa, Michael & Chinsinga, Blessings & Leavy, Jennifer, 2014. "Young people, agriculture, and employment in rural Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 080, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

    Cited by:

    1. Francis Fortune & Olawale Ismail & Monica Stephen, 2015. "Rethinking Youth, Livelihoods, and Fragility in West Africa," World Bank Other Operational Studies 22517, The World Bank.

  2. Howard White & Andrew Masters & Jennifer Leavy, 2005. "Comparative Perspectives on Child poverty: a review of poverty measures," Development and Comp Systems 0504017, EconWPA.

    Cited by:

    1. Mario Biggeri & Jean-Francois Trani & Vincenzo Mauro, 2011. "Child Poverty Measurement: the Case of Afghanistan," Working Papers - Economics wp2011_18.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
    2. Keetie Roelen & Franziska Gassmann & Chris Neubourg, 2010. "Child Poverty in Vietnam: Providing Insights Using a Country-Specific and Multidimensional Model," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 98(1), pages 129-145, August.
    3. Marlous de Milliano & Sudhanshu Handa, 2014. "Child Poverty and Deprivation in Mali: The first national estimates," Papers inwopa765, Innocenti Working Papers.
    4. Gassmann F. & Siegel M. & Vanore M. & Waidler J., 2013. "The impact of migration on children left behind in Moldova," MERIT Working Papers 043, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
    5. Yekaterina Chzhen & Chris Neubourg & Ilze Plavgo & Marlous Milliano, 2016. "Child Poverty in the European Union: the Multiple Overlapping Deprivation Analysis Approach (EU-MODA)," Child Indicators Research, Springer;The International Society of Child Indicators (ISCI), vol. 9(2), pages 335-356, June.
    6. Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel & Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler, 2018. "Unpacking the Relationship between Parental Migration and Child well-Being: Evidence from Moldova and Georgia," Child Indicators Research, Springer;The International Society of Child Indicators (ISCI), vol. 11(2), pages 423-440, April.
    7. Chris De Neubourg & Yekaterina Chzhen & Gill Main & Bruno Martorano & Leonardo Menchini & Jonathan Bradshaw, 2012. "Child Deprivation, Multidimensional Poverty and Monetary Poverty in Europe," Papers inwopa657, Innocenti Working Papers, revised 2012.
    8. Gross-Manos, Daphna, 2017. "Material well-being and social exclusion association with children's subjective Well-being: Cross-national analysis of 14 countries," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 80(C), pages 116-128.
    9. Gina Crivello & Laura Camfield & Martin Woodhead, 2009. "How Can Children Tell Us About Their Wellbeing? Exploring the Potential of Participatory Research Approaches within Young Lives," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 90(1), pages 51-72, January.
    10. Marlous de Milliano & Sudhanshu Handa, 2014. "Pauvreté et privation des enfants au Mali : les premières estimations nationales," Papers inwopa768, Innocenti Working Papers.
    11. Jean-Francois Trani & Mario Biggeri & Vincenzo Mauro, 2013. "The Multidimensionality of Child Poverty: Evidence from Afghanistan," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 112(2), pages 391-416, June.
    12. Lucia Ferrone & Marlous de Milliano, 2018. "Multidimensional Child Poverty in three Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa," Child Indicators Research, Springer;The International Society of Child Indicators (ISCI), vol. 11(3), pages 755-781, June.
    13. Roelen, Keetie & Gassmann, Franziska, 2008. "Measuring Child Poverty and Well-Being: a literature review," MPRA Paper 8981, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    14. Laura Valadez Martinez, 2014. "Bridging the Gap: Conceptual and Empirical Dimensions of Child Wellbeing in Rural Mexico," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 116(2), pages 567-591, April.
    15. Geranda Notten & Keetie Roelen, 2010. "Cross-national comparison of monetary and multidimensional child poverty in the European Union: puzzling with the few pieces that the EUSILC provides," Global Development Institute Working Paper Series 13510, GDI, The University of Manchester.
    16. Yekaterina Chzhen & Lucia Ferrone, 2017. "Multidimensional Child Deprivation and Poverty Measurement: Case Study of Bosnia and Herzegovina," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 131(3), pages 999-1014, April.

  3. White, Howard & Leavy, Jennifer, 2000. "Economic Reform and Economic Performance: Evidence from 20 Developing Countries," MPRA Paper 6594, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Vadlamannati, Krishna Chaitanya, 2008. "Do Choice & Speed Of Reforms Matter For Human Rights During Transition?," MPRA Paper 10141, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Scrieciu, S. Serban, 2007. "Can economic causes of tropical deforestation be identified at a global level?," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 62(3-4), pages 603-612, May.
    3. Mofya-Mukuka, Rhoda & Abdulai, Awudu, 2013. "Effects of Policy Reforms on Price Transmission in Coffee Markets: Evidence from Zambia and Tanzania," Food Security Collaborative Working Papers 171870, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

  4. Moore, Mick & Leavy, Jennifer & Houtzager, Peter & White, Howard, 1999. "Polity qualities: how governance affects poverty," MPRA Paper 9467, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. de Soysa, Indra & Gizelis, Theodora-Ismene, 2013. "The natural resource curse and the spread of HIV/AIDS, 1990–2008," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 77(C), pages 90-96.
    2. Ravallion, Martin, 2005. "On Measuring Aggregate "Social Efficiency."," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 53(2), pages 273-292, January.
    3. Sylvie Lambert & Martin Ravallion & Dominique van de Walle, 2010. "A Micro-Decomposition Analysis of Aggregate Human Development Outcomes," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 72(2), pages 119-145, April.
    4. Rizwana Siddiqui & Abdul Razzaq Kemal & Rehana Siddiqui & Ali Kemal, 2008. "Tariff Reduction, Fiscal Adjustment and Poverty in Pakistan: a CGE-Based Analysis," Working Papers MPIA 2008-17, PEP-MPIA.
    5. Thorsten Beck & Samuel Munzele Maimbo, 2013. "Financial Sector Development in Africa : Opportunities and Challenges," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 11881, July.
    6. Resnick, Danielle & Birner, Regina, 2005. "Does Good Governance Contribute to Pro-poor Growth?: A Conceptual Framework and Empirical Evidence from Cross-Country Studies," Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Kiel 2005 5, Verein für Socialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics.
    7. Charles Kenny, 2006. "Were People in the Past Poor and Miserable?," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 59(2), pages 275-306, May.
    8. A. R. Kemal & Rehana Siddiqui & Rizwana Siddiqui & M. Ali Kemal, 2003. "An Assessment of the Impact of Trade Liberalisation on Welfare in Pakistan: A General Equilibrium Analysis," MIMAP Technical Paper Series 2003:16, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics.
    9. Simon Feeny, 2013. "Service delivery and human development in Papua New Guinea: the performance of provincial governments," Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(1), pages 71-85.
    10. Howard White, 2001. "Will the new aid agenda help promote poverty reduction?," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 13(7), pages 1057-1070.

Articles

  1. te Lintelo, Dolf J.H. & Haddad, Lawrence J. & Leavy, Jennifer & Lakshman, Rajith, 2014. "Measuring the commitment to reduce hunger: A hunger reduction commitment index," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 115-128.

    Cited by:

    1. Deepta Chopra, 2015. "Political commitment in India’s social policy implementation: Shaping the performance of MGNREGA," Global Development Institute Working Paper Series esid-050-15, GDI, The University of Manchester.
    2. Smith, Lisa C. & Haddad, Lawrence, 2015. "Reducing Child Undernutrition: Past Drivers and Priorities for the Post-MDG Era," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 68(C), pages 180-204.
    3. Harris, Jody & Drimie, Scott, 2012. "Toward an integrated approach for addressing malnutrition in Zambia: a literature review and institutional analysis:," IFPRI discussion papers 1200, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
    4. Nisbett, Nicholas & Wach, Elise & Haddad, Lawrence & El Arifeen, Shams, 2015. "What drives and constrains effective leadership in tackling child undernutrition? Findings from Bangladesh, Ethiopia, India and Kenya," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 33-45.

  2. Nana Akua Anyidoho & Jennifer Leavy & Kwadwo Asenso‐Okyere, 2012. "Perceptions and Aspirations: A Case Study of Young People in Ghana's Cocoa Sector," IDS Bulletin, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 43(6), pages 20-32, November.

    Cited by:

    1. Sumberg, James & Anyidoho, Nana Akua & Chasukwa, Michael & Chinsinga, Blessings & Leavy, Jennifer, 2014. "Young people, agriculture, and employment in rural Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 080, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    2. Peter Dwumah & Kofi Osei Akuoko & Eric Henry Yeboah, 2018. "Family Networks’ Support to Employment Paths of Rural Youth in a Ghanaian Community," International Journal of Social Science Studies, Redfame publishing, vol. 6(2), pages 32-46, February.
    3. Alessandra Giuliani & Sebastian Mengel & Courtney Paisley & Nicole Perkins & Ingrid Flink & Oliver Oliveros & Mariana Wongtschowski, 2017. "Realities, Perceptions, Challenges and Aspirations of Rural Youth in Dryland Agriculture in the Midelt Province, Morocco," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(6), pages 1-23, May.
    4. Diao, Xinshen & Silver, Jed, 2017. "A spatial analysis of youth livelihoods and rural transformation in Ghana:," GSSP policy notes 12, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

  3. James Sumberg & Nana Akua Anyidoho & Jennifer Leavy & Dolf J.H. te Lintelo & Kate Wellard, 2012. "Introduction: The Young People and Agriculture ‘Problem’ in Africa," IDS Bulletin, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 43(6), pages 1-8, November.

    Cited by:

    1. Sumberg, James & Anyidoho, Nana Akua & Chasukwa, Michael & Chinsinga, Blessings & Leavy, Jennifer, 2014. "Young people, agriculture, and employment in rural Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series 080, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    2. Petit, Olivier & Kuper, Marcel & Ameur, Fatah, 2018. "From worker to peasant and then to entrepreneur? Land reform and agrarian change in the Saïss (Morocco)," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 105(C), pages 119-131.
    3. Alessandra Giuliani & Sebastian Mengel & Courtney Paisley & Nicole Perkins & Ingrid Flink & Oliver Oliveros & Mariana Wongtschowski, 2017. "Realities, Perceptions, Challenges and Aspirations of Rural Youth in Dryland Agriculture in the Midelt Province, Morocco," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(6), pages 1-23, May.
    4. Marina Temudo & Manuel Abrantes, 2015. "The Pen and the Plough: Balanta Young Men in Guinea-Bissau," Development and Change, International Institute of Social Studies, vol. 46(3), pages 464-485, May.
    5. Kadzamira, Mariam & Kazembe, Cynthia, 2015. "Youth engagement in Agricultural Policy Processes in Malawi," 2015 Conference, August 9-14, 2015, Milan, Italy 211821, International Association of Agricultural Economists.

  4. Leavy, Jennifer & Colin, Poulton, 2007. "Commercialisations in Agriculture," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 16(1).

    Cited by:

    1. Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Velásquez, Castellanos Iván & Sahoo, Pravakar, 2010. "Commercialization of agriculture in the Himalayas," IDE Discussion Papers 265, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO).
    2. Asante, S. B. & Osei-Asare, Y. B. & Kuwornu, J. K. M., 2016. "Smallholder Maize Farmers’ Food Consumption Expenditures in Ghana: The Mediating Role of Commercialization," AGRIS on-line Papers in Economics and Informatics, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Faculty of Economics and Management, vol. 8(3), September.
    3. Samuel, Gebreselassie & Eva, Ludi, 2007. "Agriculture commercialisation coffee growing area of Ethiopia," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 16(1).
    4. Sharp, Kay & Eva, Ludi & Samuel, Gebreselassie, 2007. "Commercialization farming in Ethiopia: which pathways?," Ethiopian Journal of Economics, Ethiopian Economics Association, vol. 16(1).

  5. Howard White & Jennifer Leavy & Andrew Masters, 2003. "Comparative Perspectives on Child Poverty: A review of poverty measures," Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 4(3), pages 379-396.
    See citations under working paper version above.

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  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2015-01-09 2015-06-05
  2. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2015-01-09
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2005-05-07
  4. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2015-06-05

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