The heterogeneous impact of conditional cash transfers in Honduras
Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) have been extensively adopted in the last decade, ... 2004; Skoufias, 2005), and subsequently in Nicaragua (Maluccio and Flores, ... variables was almost certainly a statistical artifact (see also Moore, 1998). ..... occasion sudden increases in the probability of treatment with cash transfers.
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The Heterogeneous Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers in Honduras
Abstract: The Honduran PRAF experiment randomly assigned conditional cash transfers to 40 of .... probability of treatment for children residing in municipalities close to the height- ... Flores (2005), Filmer and Schady (2008), and Oosterbeek et al. .... straightforward experimental analysis and the two discontinuity designs.
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research notes - Latin American Studies Association
Apr 30, 2010 ... Bolsa Família is one of the largest conditional cash transfer (CCT) pro- .... means to select beneficiary families.5 The Mexican statistics come from ..... Unlike the analysis of Bolsa Família's targeting, the baseline impact ..... Morris, S., Pedro Olinto, Rafael Flores, Eduardo A. F. Nilson, and Ana C. Figueiró.
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Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs on - Confex
Outcomes in Developing Countries: A Meta-analysis ... Conditional cash transfer (CCT) programs have spread rapidly over the last ..... potentially related to effect sizes, the appropriate method for statistical ... treatment difference in the corresponding probability between treatment and ..... Glewwe, Paul, and Pedro Olinto.
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1 Can Conditional Cash Transfers Impact Institutional - Economics
Dec 28, 2012 ... Abstract. Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) are an increasingly popular tool for .... (2005) for Colombia; Maluccio and Flores (2005) for ..... Our empirical analysis uses 1998-99, 2002-04 and 2007-08 waves of the ... with probability proportion to size (PPS) sampling. ..... Economics and Statistics 67, 547–69.
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Conditional cash transfers : reducing present and future poverty
The Economic Rationale for Conditional Cash Transfers 45. Cash Transfers: ... 6.4 Cost–Benefit Analysis of a CCT: The Case of Familias en Acción. 188.
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Alternative Cash Transfer Delivery Mechanisms - World Bank
households in rural Burkina Faso: conditional cash transfers given to fathers, ... pilot program as well as its experimental design and presents some descriptive statistics from the .... children under 60 months old that are used in this paper's analysis, 49.4 ..... Morris, Saul, Rafael Flores, Pedro Olinto, and Juan Manuel Medina.
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Debunking the Stereotype of the Lazy Welfare - MIT Economics
unconditional cash assistance program and 52 countries have conditional cash transfer ... education (Schultz 2004, Glewwe and Olinto 2004, Maluccio and Flores 2005) ... 3 See for example, Ashenfelter and Plant (1990) analysis of the Seattle ... section, we provide sample statistics to provide a descriptive picture of each ...
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Cash transfers, conditions, and school enrollment in Ecuador
We also thank Orazio Attanasio, Pedro Carneiro, Quy-Toan Do, Daniel ... programs: Eligible households are given transfers conditional on certain behaviors. ... and Flores 2004), Honduras (Glewwe and Olinto 2004), and Brazil ( Cardoso and ..... “conditioned” households in the analysis; they include both lottery winners (55 ...
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Preliminary Program of Accepted Papers
SS1: Spectral analysis of time series: classical methods, wavelets and soft- computing ... Martınez-Ruiz. Confidence intervals and statistical tests of spectral estimates of time series by using ... Concepcion Diaz Garcia and Rafael Flores de Frutos ... Testing and Comparing Conditional CAPM with A New Approach in The.
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The heterogeneous impact of conditional cash transfers in
Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) have been extensively adopted in the last ... Progresa (Schultz, 2004; Skoufias, 2005), and subsequently in Nicaragua ( Maluccio and Flores, ... variables was almost certainly a statistical artifact (see also Moore, 1998). ... empirical strategy, including a straightforward experimental analysis.
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Air Travel Is Associated with Intracontinental Spread of Dengue
Apr 17, 2014 ... Guy Baele4, Marc A. Suchard6,7,8, Philippe Lemey4, Pedro F. C. ... Joint statistical analysis of evolutionary, epidemiological and ecological data indicates ..... inclusion probability and conditional effective size (cES), respec- ...... Ordón˜ ez-Gonzalez JG, Mercado-Hernandez R, Flores-Suarez AE, Fernández-.
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Evidence from Garment Sector Jobs in Bangladesh - UW Faculty
Jan 30, 2012 ... school, and is emblematic of a number conditional cash transfer .... jobs leads to a 1.4 percentage point increase in the probability that a .... exports and 14% of GDP in 2008-09 (Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, 2010). ...... Morris, Saul, Olinto, Pedro, Flores, Rafael, Nilson, Eduardo A. F. & Figueiro, Ana.
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Long-Term Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfers in Latin America
Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programs, started in the late 1990s in Latin America, .... Rackstraw (2014) provides a long-term analysis of ... impact on the probability of either gender being married in 2003. ..... statistical power. .... measures, which contrasts with the short-term absolute effects found by Maluccio and Flores.
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Discrete Bayesian Network Classifiers - Computational Intelligence
Apr 11, 2014 ... Their semantics is based on the sound concept of conditional. 31 ... Author's addresses: Concha Bielza and Pedro Larra ˜naga, Departamento de ... A recent overview of Bayesian network classifiers is Flores et al.  ..... Adjusting the naive Bayesian probabilities during classification may significantly im-.
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World Bank - Social protection network
Since the introduction of cash transfer programs, both conditional and ... impact on some set of temptation goods within their consumption analysis. ..... Finally, a randomized evaluation estimates the impact of Oportunidades on the probability of .... statistical power to identify significant impacts on overall consumption using ...
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Print this article - Canadian Center of Science and Education
Mar 20, 2014 ... International Journal of Statistics and Probability; Vol. ... Sumaia A. Latif1 & Pedro A. Morettin2 ... and copulas provide a means for the analysis of real problems in ... and of Blomqvist's beta in Nelsen (2002), ´Ubeda-Flores (2005) and .... Secondly, the conditional multivariate version of Spearman's rho was ...
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WORKING GROUP 5. Stochastic Thinking - Fakultät für Mathematik
The paper by Marta Carles Fariña and Pedro Huerta is concerned with conditional probability and Bayes' theorem as content. A systematic analysis was done to.
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A functional promoter polymorphism in monocyte chemoattractant
Jan 14, 2005 ... Pedro O. Flores-Villanueva,1 Jorge A. Ruiz-Morales,1 Chang-Hwa Song,2 ..... aGroups were compared by 2 analysis Mantel-Haenszel statistics with genotypes arranged in an ordinal ..... relations and analytical methods that rely on conditional probabilities are required for the analysis of case-pseudocon-.
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View/Open - AgEcon Search
two main social protection programs in Indonesia, namely Conditional Cash. Transfer (CCT) ... and Raskin on food and nutrition security using both Inverse Probability ..... 2 Poverty lines are defined by the BPS (Biro Pusat Statistik / Statistics Indonesia). ...... Morris, Saul, Rafael Flores, Pedro Olinto, and Juan Manuel Medina.
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