We investigate whether the level and the inequality of household assets impact inter-governorate migration in Egypt using gravity models and data from the 1996 and ...
Using micro data from the Survey of Income and Living Conditions conducted by TurkStat, we apply the capitalization method in an attempt to determine the ...
In this study we explore the determinants of the women’s labour supply and we attempt to identify the sharing rules for married couples. The analysis ...
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Given the persistence of low oil prices, which has become the new norm, and the
Despite that maternal employment can increase family income, several studies have suggested that it has
This paper explores the relation between institutions and trade in the Middle East and North
We investigate the influence of the institutional environment on bank capital levels. Using a sample
This paper aims to investigate the role of various knowledge indicators (human capital, research and
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There is substantial evidence that on average, urban children have better health outcomes than rural
In no other region of the world are Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) as numerous, long-standing
This study attempts to identify whether government ownership has an effect on corporate performance, such
This paper tests the asymmetric long-run dynamics between oil price changes and Kuwait stock prices
If Tunisia was hailed as a success story with its high rankings in economic, educational,
We analyze the relationship between the expansion of middle class in 42 African countries and
This paper examines the factors that influence households' expenditure on education in Sudan using the
Using firm-level data from an EBRD/EIB/WB joint survey covering more than 6,000 private firms in
The literature on the institutions-FDI nexus has treated the influence of institutions independently of each
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