Catherine Porter

Lancaster University - Department of Economics

Lancaster LA1 4YX, LA1 4YX

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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192

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1

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2

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Do More School Resources Increase Learning Outcomes? Evidence from an Extended School-Day Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14240
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Apr 2021
Jorge Agüero, Marta Favara, Catherine Porter and Alan Sánchez
University of Connecticut - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Department of International Development, Lancaster University - Department of Economics and Group for the Analysis of Development (GRADE)
Downloads 54 (495,689)

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Vulnerability to Drought and Food Price Shocks: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7920
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Dec 2016
Ruth Vargas Hill and Catherine Porter
World Bank and Lancaster University - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (580,204)

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Potential for Application of a Probabilistic Catastrophe Risk Modelling Framework to Poverty Outcomes: General Form Vulnerability Functions Relating Household Poverty Outcomes to Hazard Intensity in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7717
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Catherine Porter and Emily Jennifer White
Lancaster University - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 32 (602,425)

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Hazard Risk Management, Regional Urban Development, Urban Economic Development, Economics and Institutions, Public Sector Economics, Social Risk Management, Disaster Management, Urban Communities, Public Sector Management and Reform, Adaptation to Climate Change, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Non Governmental Organizations, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Urban Economics, City to City Alliances

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Smarter Through Social Protection? Evaluating the Impact of Ethiopia's Safety-Net on Child Cognitive Abilities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10972
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Marta Favara, Catherine Porter and Tassew Woldehanna
University of Oxford, Lancaster University - Department of Economics and Addis Ababa University
Downloads 20 (683,499)
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Ethiopia, social protection, children, cognitive development

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Stratification of Returns to Higher Education in Peru: The Role of Education Quality and Major Choices

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14339
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 May 2021
Alan Sánchez, Marta Favara and Catherine Porter
Group for the Analysis of Development (GRADE), University of Oxford - Department of International Development and Lancaster University - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (691,079)

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Expecting Better? How Young People Form Their Earnings Expectations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14289
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2021
Marta Favara, Paul Glewwe, Catherine Porter and Alan Sánchez
University of Oxford - Department of International Development, University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics, Lancaster University - Department of Economics and Group for the Analysis of Development (GRADE)
Downloads 16 (714,273)

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Human Capital Development: New Evidence on the Production of Socio-Emotional Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13804
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
No Name, Marta Favara, Catherine Porter and Alan Sánchez
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Oxford - Department of International Development, Lancaster University - Department of Economics and Group for the Analysis of Development (GRADE)
Downloads 15 (722,348)

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human capital, child development, dynamic factor analysis, socio-emotional skills

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Fuzzy Chronic Poverty: A Proposed Response to Measurement Error for Intertemporal Poverty Measurement

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 65, Issue 1, pp. 119-143, 2019
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Feb 2019
Catherine Porter and Gaston Yalonetzky
Lancaster University - Department of Economics and University of Leeds - Faculty of Business
Downloads 0 (873,473)

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intertemporal poverty, poverty measurement, measurement error, fuzzy sets theory