I use an original survey of firm employees in Morocco and Jordan to construct an index of political-connectedness that collapses several possible indicators of connectedness ...
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Despite the slowing of government hiring in Egypt, the government remains the employer of choice
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This paper discusses the data limitations associated with the measurement of top incomes and inequality
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A number of reasons have been proposed for the poor quality of higher education systems
Using data drawn from the 2004 European Social Survey, we examine the determinants of the
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