Working papers

On this page you will find this Social Protection related working papers published in the UNU-MERIT Working Papers series. For the full series, please visit the Working Papers series on the UNU-MERIT website.


2018

2018-017 Institutional factors and people's preferences in the implementation of social protection: the case of Ethiopia
Vincenzo Vinci & Keetie Roelen
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2018-010 Market integration and pro-social behaviour in rural Liberia
Stephan Dietrich, Gonne Beekman & Eleonora Nillesen
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2018-009 Agricultural extension and input subsidies to reduce food insecurity. Evidence from a field experiment in the Congo
Koen Leuveld, Eleonora Nillesen, Janneke Pieters, Martha Ross, Maarten Voors & Soazic Elise Wang Sonne
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2018-006 The economic impacts of a social pension on recipient households with unequal access to markets in Uganda
Maria Klara Kuss, Patrick Llewellin & Franziska Gassmann
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2017

2017-050 Effects of health insurance on labour supply: Evidence from the health care fund for the poor in Viet Nam
Nga T. Q. Le, Wim Groot, Sonila Tomini & Florian Tomini
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2017-040 Rates of return to antipoverty transfers in Uganda
Stephan Dietrich, Daniele Malerba, Armando Barrientos & Franziska Gassmann
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2017-023 Regional analysis of sanitation performance in India
Debasree Bose & Arijita Dutta
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2017-020 Role of WASH and Agency in Health: A study of isolated rural communities in Nilgiris and Jalpaiguri
Shyama V. Ramani
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2017-002 Fostering social mobility: The case of the 'Bono de Desarrollo Humano' in Ecuador
Andres Mideros Mora & Franziska Gassmann
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2016

2016-033 Social welfare benefits and their impacts on labour market participation among men and women in Mongolia
Franziska Gassmann, Daphne François & Lorena Zardo Trindade
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2016-030 The effect of means-tested social transfers on labour supply: heads versus spouses - An empirical analysis of work disincentives in the Kyrgyz Republic
Franziska Gassmann & Lorena Zardo Trindade
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2016-022 Public policy and mental health: What we can learn from the HIV movement
David Scheerer, Zina Nimeh & Stefan Weinmann
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2016-003 Institutional factors and people's preferences in social protection
Franziska Gassmann, Pierre Mohnen & Vincenzo Vinci
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2015

2015-056 Pharaohs of the deep state: Social capital in an obstinate regime
Marijn Clevers & Zina Nimeh
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2014

2014-091 Diverse we stand: Horizontal inequality and ethno-communal conflict in Indonesia
Bart Kleine Deters & Zina Nimeh
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2014-079 Obesity of women in Jordan - Prevalence and associated factors: Making a case for a comprehensive obesity policy
Sebastian Göllner & Zina Nimeh
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2014-072 Do remittances and social assistance have different impacts on expenditure patterns of recipient households? The Moldovan case
Jennifer Waidler, Jessica Sabine Hagen-Zanker, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel
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2013

2013-063 Estimation of rates of return on social protection: Making the case for non-contributory social transfers in Cambodia
Andres Mideros Mora, Franziska Gassmann & Pierre Mohnen
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2013-047 Switching off or switching source: energy consumption and household response to higher energy prices in the Kyrgyz Republic
Franziska Gassmann & Raquel Tsukada
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2013-043 The impact of migration on children left behind in Moldova
Franziska Gassmann, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler
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2013-018 Women entrepreneurs in the informal economy: Is formalization the only solution for business sustainability?
Shyama V. Ramani, Ajay Thutupalli, Tamas Medovarszki, Sutapa Chattopadhyay & Veena Ravichandran
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2012

2012-082 The impact of migration on elderly left behind in Moldova
Franziska Gassmann, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler
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2012-066 Switching the lights off: The impact of energy tariff increases on households in the Kyrgyz Republic
Franziska Gassmann
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2012-064 Chronic and transitory poverty in the Kyrgyz Republic: What can synthetic panels tell us?
Mira Bierbaum & Franziska Gassmann
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2012-059 Determinants of the prevalence of diarrhoea in adolescents attending school: A case study of an Indian village school
Shyama V. Ramani, Timothée Frühauf, Arijita Dutta & Huub Meijers
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2012-028 Whom to target - an obvious choice?
Esther Schuering & Franziska Gassmann
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2011

2011-054 Global Framework for differential pricing of pharmaceuticals
Rutger Daems, Edith Maes & Shyama V. Ramani
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2011-042 Protecting vulnerable families in Central Asia: Poverty, vulnerability and the impact of the economic crisis
Franziska Gassmann
This paper was commissioned by the Social and Economic Policy Unit of the UNICEF Regional Office for Central and Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States (CEE/CIS)and also appeared as: Innocenti Working Paper No. 2011-05.
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2011-020 On India's plunge into Nanotechnology: What are good ways to catch-up?
Shyama V. Ramani, Nupur Chowdhury, Roger Coronini & Susan Reid
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2011-016 Voluntary agreements and community development as CSR in innovation strategies
Vivekananda Mukherjee & Shyama V. Ramani
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2010

2010-026 CSR and market changing product innovations: Indian case studies
Shyama V. Ramani & Vivekananda Mukherjee
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2010-019 Catching up in pharmaceuticals: a comparative study of India and Brazil
Samira Guennif & Shyama V. Ramani
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2010-018 On the Delivery of Pro-Poor Innovations: Managerial Lessons from Sanitation Activists in India
Shyama V. Ramani, Shuan SadreGhazi & Geert Duysters
A revised version of this working paper is published as : Ramani, Shyama V. , Shuan SadreGhazi & Geert Duysters, 2012, On the diffusion of toilets as Bottom of the Pyramid innovation: Lessons from sanitation entrepreneurs, Technological Forecasting and S.
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2009


2008

2008-041 Experimentation with strategy and the evolution of dynamic capability in the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector
Dinar Kale, Shyama V. Ramani & Suma Athreye
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2008-012 Playing in Invisible Markets: Innovations in the Market for Toilets to Harness the Economic Power of the Poor
Shyama V. Ramani
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