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ERF produces a range of publications, from in-depth working papers on various topics, to concise, evidence-based Policy Briefs.


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Child Labor and Schooling in Tunisia

Mouez Soussi and Donia Smaali Bouhlila and

This paper provides evidence on the extent of child labor in Tunisia, its determinants and ... read more

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Public-Private Wage Disparities, Employment and Labor Market Segmentation in Tunisia

Ines Bouassida and AbdelRahmen El Lahga and

The dysfunction of the Tunisian labor market is exacerbated particularly by the segmentation between public ... read more

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Labor Demand in Tunisia: Size, Structure and Determinants

Sofiane Ghali and Habib Zitouna and

This paper explores the employment performance and capacities of the Tunisian private sector with a ... read more

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Egypt’s Government Spending Multiplier: Its Size and Determinants

Sara B. Alnashar

Fiscal policy has a potentially significant role in generating real income and stimulating aggregate demand. ... read more

Working Papers

Migration Patterns and Labor Market Outcomes in Tunisia

Anda David and Mohamed Ali Marouani and

This paper focuses on the emigration’s effects on non-migrants and particularly on the interactions with ... read more

Working Papers

Education, Earnings and Returns to Schooling in Tunisia

Imed Limam and Abdelwahab Ben Hafaiedh and

This paper aims at identifying the main determinants of earnings, estimating the private returns to ... read more

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Gender and Labor Markets in Tunisia’s Lagging Regions

Lucia Hanmer , Edinaldo Tebaldi, and Dorte Verner and

There are significant differences between men and women’s labor market outcomes Tunisia. The size of ... read more