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Economic impact of refugees
Significance The number of refugees displaced by civil conflict or natural disasters is on the rise. Economic impacts of refugees on host countries are controversial and little understood, becauseExpand
Integrating Simulation and Experimental Approaches to Evaluate Impacts of SCTs : Evidence from Lesotho *
This paper compares results from simulations and experiments to evaluate the impact of social cash transfers on local incomes, including spillovers to non-beneficiaries. Using data from a randomizedExpand
Economic Life in Refugee Camps
We analyze economic life in three Congolese refugee camps in Rwanda and the interactions between refugees and local host-country economies within a 10-km radius around each camp. Refugees in one ofExpand
Economic Impacts of the COVID−19 Lockdown in a Remittance‐dependent Region
The economic impacts of COVID-19 lockdowns on poor and vulnerable households living in rural areas of developing countries are not well understood due to a lack of detailed micro-survey data at theExpand
Short-term effects of India’s demonetization on the rural poor
Abstract This paper analyzes the short-run responses of poor rural households to India’s demonetization in 2016. We estimate an economic loss of 15.5% over the two months post demonetization andExpand
Economic Impact of Giving Land to Refugees
CARDON RESEARCH PAPERS IN AGRICULTURAL AND RESOURCE ECONOMICS
This paper evaluates the local-economy general equilibrium effects of agricultural market structures by examining how market power of downstream intermediaries shape the economy-wide impacts ofExpand
General Equilibrium Impacts in Imperfect Agricultural Markets: Evidence from the Tanzanian Cotton Industry
This paper evaluates the local-economy general equilibrium effects of agricultural market structures by examining how market power of downstream intermediaries shape the economy-wide impacts ofExpand
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