This paper presents an analysis of the school-to-work transition in Jordan from 2010 to 2016 in a context of a demographic shock due to a ...
This paper uses a new and original dataset, the Jordan Labor Market Panel Survey (JLMPS) of 2010 and 2016 to study living and housing conditions ...
Starting in 2011, the Syrian conflict caused a large influx of refugees into Jordan. As of 2015, there were an estimated 1.3 million Syrians in ...
This report provides an overview of the current services available for Syrian refugee youth and children in Jordan, with a focus on the following sectors: ...
In this paper we use the Jordan Labor Market Panel Surveys (JLMPS) of 2010 and 2016 to examine recent change in marriage and fertility outcomes ...
In this study we explore the determinants of the women’s labour supply and we attempt
This paper assesses three perspectives on the Arab Spring: (i) a movement toward liberal democracy,
Using World Value Survey and European Value Study data spanning 96 countries and over 300,000
Studies of economic inequality have traditionally relied on income or consumption as their welfare aggregate.
This paper empirically investigates whether emigrants from MENA countries self-select on cultural traits such as
The analysis of this paper suggests that SWFs have a robust stabilizing role against fiscal
The present study investigates the determinants of Arab sovereign wealth funds' (SWFs) investment decisions. Using
SWF surpassed US$ 5.5 trillion in assets in 2014, growing nine-fold since 2002. Typically, SWFs
This paper studies the optimal asset allocation for a sovereign wealth fund (SWF) subject to
A common criticism of balanced budget ﬁscal rules is that they increase the consumption volatility
This study examines the determinants of out of pocket (OOP) health expenditures and the factors
This paper explores the employment performance and capacities of the Tunisian private sector with a
The dysfunction of the Tunisian labor market is exacerbated particularly by the segmentation between public
This paper provides evidence on the extent of child labor in Tunisia, its determinants and
This paper focuses on the emigration’s effects on non-migrants and particularly on the interactions with
Fiscal policy has a potentially significant role in generating real income and stimulating aggregate demand.