Jere R. Behrman's Publications

Behrman, Jere R.. "Growth Faltering in the First Thousand Days after Conception and Catch-up Growth." In The Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology, edited by John Komlos and Inas R. Kelly. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2016. Abstract
Sudharsanan, Nikkil, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Limited Common Origins of Multiple Adult Health-Related Behaviors: Evidence from U.S. Twins. Population Center Working Papers (PSC/PARC). Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Twin Studies in Economics." In The Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology, edited by John Komlos. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2016. Abstract
Hyder, Asma, and Jere R. Behrman. "Climatic Shocks and Child Human Capital: Evidence from Ethiopia." Journal of Asian and African Studies 51 (2016): 594-618. Abstract
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Stéphane Helleringer, Jere R. Behrman, and Susan C. Watkins. "The Social and the Sexual: Networks in Contemporary Demographic Research." In Population in the Human Sciences: Concepts, Models, Evidence, edited by Philip Kreager, Bruce Winney, Stanley Ulijaszek and Cristian Capelli, 196-237. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
Cristia, Julián, Diana Patricia Hincapie Ordonez, and Jere R. Behrman. "More Bang for the Buck: Investing in Early Childhood Development." In The Early Years: Child Well-Being and the Role of Public Policy, edited by Norbert Schady and Sami Berlinski, 149-178. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 2015.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Twin Studies in Demography." In International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Second Edition, edited by James D. Wright, 703-709. Vol. 24. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015.
Schady, Norbert, Jere R. Behrman, Maria Caridad Araujo, Rodrigo Azuero, Raquel Bernal, David Bravo, Florencia Lopez-Boo, Karen Macours, Daniela Marshall, Christina Paxson et al. Wealth Gradients in Early Childhood Cognitive Development in Five Latin American Countries. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Christie, Daniel J., Catherine Panter-Brick, Jere R. Behrman, James R. Cochrane, Andrew Dawes, Kristin Goth, Jacqueline Hayden, Ann S. Masten, Ilham Nasser, Raija-Leena Punamäki et al. "Healthy human development as a path to peace." In Pathways to peace: The Transformative Power of Children and Families, edited by James F. Leckman, Catherine Panter-Brick and Rima Salah, 273-302. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2014.
Mani, Subha, Jere R. Behrman, Shaikh Galab, and Prudhvikar P. Reddy. Impact of the NREGS on Schooling and Intellectual Human Capital. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Jere R. Behrman. "Population Quantity, Quality and Mobility." In Towards a Better Global Economy: Policy Implications for Global Citizens in the 21st Century, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Shahrokh Fardoust, 138-219. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and Shahrokh Fardoust. "Towards a Better Global Economy – Overview and Policy Options." In Towards a Better Global Economy: Policy Implications for Global Citizens in the 21st Century, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Shahrokh Fardoust. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Abstract
Mani, Subha, Jere R. Behrman, Shaikh Galab, and Prudhvikar P. Reddy. Impact of the NREGS on Schooling and Intellectual Human Capital. Young Lives Working Paper. Oxford, UK: Young Lives, Oxford Department of International Development (ODID), University of Oxford, 2014.
Undurraga, Eduardo A., Ariela Zycherman, Julie Yiu, Jere R. Behrman, William R. Leonard, and Ricardo A. Godoy. Gender targeting of unconditional income transfers and child nutritional status: Experimental evidence from the Bolivian Amazon. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Behrman, Jere R., Patrice L. Engle, and Lia C. H. Fernald. "Preschool Programs in Developing Countries." In Education Policy in Developing Countries, edited by Paul Glewwe, 65-105. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2014.
Behrman, Jere R., and Le Thuc Duc. Early-Childhood Growth Faltering, Post-Infancy Recovery and Educational Outcomes in Late Childhood: Evidence from Vietnam. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Stéphane Helleringer, Jere R. Behrman, and Susan C. Watkins. The Social and the Sexual: Networks in Contemporary Demographic Research. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Behrman, Jere R., Susan W. Parker, and Petra E. Todd. "Incentives for Students and Parents." In Education Policy in Developing Countries, edited by Paul Glewwe, 137-192. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Undurraga, Eduardo A., Jere R. Behrman, Elena L. Grigorenko, Alan Schultz, Julie Yiu, TAPS Bolivia Study Team, and Ricardo A. Godoy. Math Skills and Market and Non-market Outcomes: Evidence From an Amazonian Society. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Kiani, Adiqa K., and Jere R. Behrman. Mothers’ Empowerment, Children’s Inoculations and Schooling in Pakistan: Urban vs Rural Areas, Daughters vs Sons and 1998-99 vs 2007-08. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Behrman, Jere R., and Sergio Urzua. "Economic Perspectives on Some Important Dimensions of Early Childhood Development in Developing Countries." In Handbook of Early Childhood Development Research and its Impact on Global Policy, edited by Pia Rebello Britto, Patrice L. Engle and Charles M. Super, 123-141. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Fedor, Theresa M., Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. The Impact of Married Individuals Learning HIV Status in Malawi: Divorce, Number of Sexual Partners, Condom Use with Spouses. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Behrman, Jere R., Benjamin T. Crookston, Kirk A. Dearden, Le Thuc Duc, Lia C. H. Fernald, Subha Mani, Whitney B. Schott, and Aryeh D. Stein. Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty and Inequality: Young Lives. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Hoddinott, John F., Harold Alderman, Jere R. Behrman, Lawrence Haddad, and Susan Horton. The Economic Rationale for Investing in Stunting Reduction. Grand Challenges Canada Economic Returns to Mitigating Early Life Risks Project Papers. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Behrman, Jere R., Rita Almeida, and David Robalino. "Policy Framework: The Economic Rational for Skills Development Policies." In The Right Skills for the Job? Rethinking Effective Training Policies for Workers, edited by Rita Almeida, Jere R. Behrman and David Robalino, 49-66. Washington D.C.: Social Protection, Human Development Network, World Bank, 2012.
Behrman, Jere R., and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Sexual Transmission of HIV." In Rethink HIV: Smarter Ways to Invest in Ending HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 11-48. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Hyder, Asma, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Negative economic shocks and child schooling: Evidence from rural Malawi. Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: Penn Institute for Economic Research (PIER), 2012.
Behrman, Jere R., Alice Wuermli, Rainer Silbereisen, Mattias Lundberg, Michèle Lamont, and Lawrence Aber. "A Conceptual Framework." In Children and Youth in Crisis: Protecting and Promoting Human Development in Times of Economic Shocks, edited by Mattias Lundberg and Alice Wuermli, 29-101. Directions in Development : DID - Human Development. Washington D.C.: World Bank, 2012.
Park, Hyunjoon, Jere R. Behrman, and Jaesung Choi. Do Single-Sex Schools Enhance Students’ STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Outcomes. PIER Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: Penn Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Behrman, Jere R., Rita Almeida, and David Robalino. The Right Skills for the Job? Rethinking Effective Training Policies for Workers. Washington D.C.: Social Protection, Human Development Network, World Bank, 2012.
Behrman, Jere R., Maria Cecilia Calderon, Olivia S. Mitchell, Javiera Vasquez, and David Bravo. First-Round Impacts of the 2008 Chilean Pension System Reform. PARC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Kohler, Iliana V., Hans-Peter Kohler, Philip Anglewicz, and Jere R. Behrman. Intergenerational Transfers in the Era of HIV/AIDS: Evidence from Rural Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Evidence on Early Childhood Development Investment Returns." In Childhood Poverty: Multidisciplinary Approaches, edited by Jo Boyden and Michael Bourdillon, 90-107. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Behrman, Jere R., and Hans-Peter Kohler. Sexual Transmission of HIV. Rethink HIV Assessment Paper. Copenhagen, Denmark: Copenhagen Consensus Center; Rush Foundation, 2011.
Hyder, Asma, and Jere R. Behrman. International Trade Openness and Gender Gaps in Pakistani Labor Force Participation Rates Over 57 Years. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Behrman, Jere R., and Susan W. Parker. "The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs on Education." In Conditional Cash Transfers Programs in Latin America: a Synthesis of Their Impacts on Education, Health and Nutrition, edited by John F. Hoddinott and Michelle Adato, 191-211. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press for the International Food Policy Research Institute, 2010.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Jere R. Behrman, and Jason Schnittker. Social science methods for twins data: Integrating causality, endowments and heritability. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
Behrman, Jere R., Olivia S. Mitchell, Cindy K. Soo, and David Bravo. Financial Literacy, Schooling, and Wealth Accumulation. PRC Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: Pension Research Council, 2010.
Behrman, Jere R., Olivia S. Mitchell, Cindy K. Soo, and David Bravo. Financial Literacy, Schooling, and Wealth Accumulation. NBER Working Paper. Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2010.
Castro, Ruben, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Perception of HIV risk and the quantity and quality of children: The case of rural Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
Behrman, Jere R., Olivia S. Mitchell, Cindy K. Soo, and David Bravo. Financial Literacy, Schooling and Household Wealth Accumulation. PARC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
Behrman, Jere R., and Emmanuel Skoufias. "The economics of conditional cash transfers." In Conditional Cash Transfers Programs in Latin America: A Synthesis of Their Impacts on Education, Health and Nutrition, edited by John F. Hoddinott and Michelle Adato, 127-158. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press for the International Food Policy Research Institute, 2010.
Grant, Monica J., and Jere R. Behrman. "Gender Gaps in Educational Attainment in Less Developed Countries." Population and Development Review 36 (2010): 71-89. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Gunilla Pettersson. Schooling and Inequality, Crises, and Financial Liberalization in Latin America. CGD Working Paper. Washington, D.C.: Center for Global Development, 2009.
Graham, Carol, and Jere R. Behrman. "How Latin Americans Assess their Quality of Life: Insights and Puzzles from Novel Metrics of Well Being." In Paradox and Perception: Measuring the Quality of Life in Latin American, edited by Carol Graham and Eduardo Lora, 1-21. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Estimating the Effects of Learning." In Mental Capital and Wellbeing, edited by Cary Cooper, Usha Goswami, John Field, Rachel Jenkins and Barbara Sahakian, 369-376. Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R., Hans-Peter Kohler, and Susan C. Watkins. "Lessons from Empirical Network Analyses on Matters of Life and Death in East Africa." In The Network Challenge: Strategy, Profit and Risk in an Interlinked World, edited by Paul R. Kleindorfer and Yorem Wind, 495-512. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Wharton School Publishing, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Early Life Nutrition and Subsequent Education, Health, Wages and Intergenerational Effects." In Commission on Growth and Development: Health and Growth, edited by Robert Rubin, Robert Solow, Michael Spence and Danny Leipzinger, 167-184. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R., Lia C. H. Fernald, Paul J. Gertler, Lynnette M. Neufeld, and Susan W. Parker. "Long-Term Effects of Exposing Infants and Toddlers to the Oportunidades Program on Child Development, Education and Nutrition." In External Evaluation Results for the Human Development Project Oportunidades 2007-2008, edited by Stefano Bertozzi and Juan-Pablo Gutierrez. Cuernavaca, Mexico: Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Investment in Education - Inputs and Incentives." In Handbook of Development Economics: The Economics of Development Policy, edited by Dani Rodrik and Mark R. Rosenzweig. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Comentarios sobre los studios del IFPRI E IFS." In Transferencias condicionadas y su impaco en la nutrición y la economía local, Volume II, edited by Ana Fonesca, 225-232. Rome, Italy: Seminarios FAO (2006-2008), Transferencias Condicionadas, Erradicación del Hambre y la Desnutrición, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "ICSEAD at 20: Looking Back and Looking Forward (in Japanese)." In Volume on the International Center for Southeast Asian Development (ICSEAD)’s 20th Anniversary., 2009.
Behrman, Jere R., Susan W. Parker, and Petra E. Todd. "Medium-Term Impacts of the Oportunidades Conditional Cash Transfer Program on Rural Youth in Mexcio." In Poverty, Inequality, and Policy in Latin America, edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann, 219-270. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2009.
Behrman, Jere R.. "State-of-Science Review: SR-A7: Estimating the Effects of Learning." In Foresight Mental Capital and Wellbeing Project. Learning through life: Future challenges, edited by Leon Feinstein, John Vorhaus and Ricardo Sabates. Mental Capital and Wellbeing: Making the most of ourselves in the 21st century. London: The Government Office for Science, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., and Susan W. Parker. "Following Young Adults who Have Benefited from Oportunidades for Almost a Decade: Impacts on Education and Achievement Tests." In Evaluación Externa del Programa de Desarrollo Humano Oportunidades 2007-2008 [External Evaluation Results for the Human Development Project Oportunidades 2007-2008], edited by Stefano Bertozzi and Juan-Pablo Gutierrez. Cuernavaca, Mexico: Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. Assessing IFPRI’s Impact: the Case of the Mexican PROGRESA Program. CGIAR Science Council Brief. Rome, Italy: Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research Science Council, Standing Panel on Impact Assessment, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and John A. Maluccio. "Atención de los Déficits en la Niñez Temprana." In Más Crecimiento, Más Equidad: Prioridades de Desarrollo en Guatemala, edited by Ernesto Stein, Osmel Manzano, Héctor Morena and Fernando Straface. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Prioridades en la inversión en nutrición en la infancia temprana." In Hacia la Erradicación de la Desnutrición Infantil en América Latina y el Caribe, 113-124. Santiago, Chile: World Food Program, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., and Elizabeth M. King. "Program Impact and Variation in Duration of Exposure." In Are You Being Served: New Tools for Measuring Service Delivery, edited by Samia Amin, Jishnu Das and Markus Goldstein, 147-172. Washington, DC: World Bank, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. Policy-Oriented Research Impact Assessment (PORIA) case study on IFPRI Mexican PROGRESA conditional cash transfer program. IFPRI impact assessment brief. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2008.
Alderman, Harold, Jere R. Behrman, and John F. Hoddinott. "Health and Nutrition and Economic Development." In International Handbook of Development Economics, edited by Amitava Dutt and Jaime Ros, 356-370. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Gunilla Pettersson. "Inequality Has Slowed Reform in Latin America." In Helping Reforms Deliver Growth in Latin America, edited by Liliana Rojas-Suarez and Simon Johnson. Washington, D.C.: Center for Global Development, 2008.
Hannum, Emily, Jere R. Behrman, Meiyan Wang, and Jihong Liu. "Education in the Reform Era." In China's Great Economic Transformation, edited by Loren Brandt and Thomas G. Rawski, 215-249. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. "IFPRI and the Mexican PROGRESA Anti-Poverty and Human Resource Investment Conditional Cash Transfer Program." In Impact Assessment of Policy-Oriented Research in the CGIAR: Evidence and Insights from Case Studies: A study commissioned by the Science Council Standing Panel on Impact Assessment, edited by CGIAR Science Council, 46-54. Rome, Italy: CGIAR Science Council, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., Paul Glewwe, and Edward Miguel. "Methodologies to Evaluate Early Childhoold Development (ECD) Programs." In Doing Impact Evaluation, edited by Markus Goldstein. Washington, DC: World Bank, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. "What Have We Learned, and What’s Next?" In Reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): An International Perspective, edited by John Cockburn and Martin Valdivia, 7-26. Canada, Senegal, Philippines and Lima: Poverty and Economic Policy (PEP) Research Report 2, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R.. Early-Life Nutrition and Subsequent Education, Health, Wages and Intergenerational Effects. Commission on Growth and Development: Health and Growth Working Paper. Washington, D. C.: World Bank, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., Lia C. H. Fernald, Paul J. Gertler, Lynnette M. Neufeld, and Susan W. Parker. "Longer-Run Effects After Almost a Decade on Child Development, Education and Nutrition of Exposure of Infants and Toddlers to Oportunidades in 1998-9." In Report for Evaluación Externa del Programa de Desarrollo Humano Oportunidades 2007-2008, edited by Stefano Bertozzi and Juan-Pablo Gutierrez. Cuernavaca, Mexico: Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, 2008.
Behrman, Jere R., Andrew D. Foster, Mark R. Rosenzweig, and Prem Vashishtha. "Women's Schooling, Home Teaching, and Economic Growth." In Modern Classics in the Economics of Education, edited by Clive Belfield. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics Series. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2007.
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, and John F. Hoddinott. "Hunger and Malnutrition." In Solutions for the World's Biggest Problems: Costs and Benefits, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 390-404. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Behrman, Jere R., Anil B. Deolalikar, and Pranee Tinakorn. "What Really Happened to Thai Wage Rates During the 1997 Financial Crisis?" In Recent Currency Crises in Developing Countries: Analytical Issues and Lessons Learned, edited by Lawrence R. Klein and Tayyeb Shabbir, 221-239. Northhampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2007.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Will Developing Country Nutrition Improve with Income? A Case Study for Rural South India." In Development Economics: Critical Concepts in Development Studies, edited by Christopher B. Barrett. Routledge, 2007.
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Miguel Székely. "Economic Policy Changes and Wage Differentials in Latin America." Economic Development and Cultural Change 56 (2007): 57-98. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Mitigating Myths about Policy Effectiveness: Evaluation of Mexico’s Antipoverty and Human Resource Investment Program." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 606 (2006): 244-275. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, and John F. Hoddinott. "Hunger and Malnutrition." In How to Spend $50 Billion to Make the World a Better Place, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 95-107. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Behrman, Jere R.. "W. Arthur Lewis and the Birth of Development Economics, by Robert L. Tignor." Journal of Economic Literature 44 (2006): 1092-1100.
Behrman, Jere R., and Mark R. Rosenzweig. "Parental Wealth and Adult Children's Welfare in Marriage." Review of Economics and Statistics 88 (2006): 496-509. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Forming Families." In Development and the Next Generation, edited by Gudrun Kochendörfer-Lucius and Boris Pleskovic. Berlin Workshop Series. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 2006.
Behrman, Jere R., David Bravo, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Petra E. Todd. Encuesta de Protección Social 2004: Presentación General y Resultados Principales. Santiago, Chile: Centro de Microdatos, Universidad de Chile, 2006. Report
Massey, Douglas S., Magaly Sanchez R., and Jere R. Behrman. "Introduction: Of Myths and Markets." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 606 (2006): 8-31.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Preface: Chronicle of a Myth Foretold: The Washington Consensus in Latin America." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 606 (2006): 6-7.
Behrman, Jere R., Elizabeth Lule, James E. Rosen, Susheela Singh, and James C. Knowles. "Adolescent Health Programs." In Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, second edition, edited by Dean T. Jamison, Joel G. Breman, Anthony R. Measham, George Alleyne, Mariam Claeson, David B. Evans, Prabhat Jha, Anne Mills and Philip Musgrove, 1109-1127. New York: Oxford University Press and the World Bank, 2006.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Comments on Nutrición y salud infantil en Colombia:determinantes y alternativas de política by Alejandro Gaviria y María del Mar Palau." In Proceedings of International Seminar in Celebration of 35 Years of Fedesarrollo on 'Hacia un consenso para la prosperidad de Colombia'. Bogota, Colombia: Fedesarrollo, 2006.
Massey, Douglas S., Magaly Sanchez R., and Jere R. Behrman. "Chronicle of a Myth Foretold: The Washington Consensus in Latin America." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 606 (2006): 6-7. PMCID: PMC2931328
Behrman, Jere R., John A. Maluccio, John F. Hoddinott, Agnes R. Quisumbing, Reynaldo Martorell, and Aryeh D. Stein. The Impact of an Experimental Nutritional Intervention on Education into Adulthood in Rural Guatemala. Food Consumption and Nutrition Division Discussion paper. Philadelphia, Washington, Atlanta: University of Pennsylvania, International Food Policy Research Institute, 2005.
Behrman, Jere R., and James C. Knowles. The Economic Returns to Investing in Youth in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature. Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP) Discussion Paper. World Bank Human Development Network, 2005.
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, and John F. Hoddinott. "Nutrition, Malnutrition and Economic Growth." In Health and Economic Growth: Findings and Policy Implications, edited by Guillem López-Casasnovas, Berta Rivera and Luis Currais, 169-194. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2005.
Behrman, Jere R., and James C. Knowles. "Economic Returns to Investing in Youth." In The Transition to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies, edited by Cynthia B. Lloyd, Jere R. Behrman, Nelly Stromquist and Barney Cohen. Washington, DC: National Academy of Science - National Research Council, 2005.
Behrman, Jere R., and Piyali Sengupta. "The Changing Contexts in which Youth are Transitioning to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Have Developing Economies been Converging towards Developed Economies?" In The Transition to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies, edited by Cynthia B. Lloyd, Jere R. Behrman, Nelly Stromquist and Barney Cohen. Washington, DC: National Academy of Science - National Research Council, 2005.
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, and John F. Hoddinott. "Hunger and Malnutrition." In Global Crises, Global Solutions, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 363-420. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., and Harold Alderman. Estimated Economic Benefits of Reducing LBW in Low-Income Countries. Human Development Network/Nutrition Discussion Paper. Washington, DC: World Bank, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., and Mark R. Rosenzweig. "Returns to Birthweight." Review of Economics and Statistics 86 (2004): 586-601. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Family Background, Education Determination and Policy Implications: Some Selected Aspects from Various Countries." In After the Bell: Family Background and Educational Success, edited by Dalton Conley and Karen Albright, 51-85. Jerome Levy Economics Institute Series. London: Routledge, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. "Schooling Investments and Aggregate Conditions: A Household-Survey-Based Investigation for Latin America and the Caribbean." In Growth in Latin America and the Carribean: Papers from the Global Development Network, edited by Juan S. Blyde and Eduardo Fernández-Arias. Washington, DC: InterAmerican Development Bank, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, and John F. Hoddinott. Improving Child Nutrition for Sustainable Poverty Reduction in Africa. International Food Policy Research Institute 2020 Policy Brief. Washington, DC, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., and Mark R. Rosenzweig. Parental Allocations to Children: New Evidence on Bequest Differences Among Siblings. PIER Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2004.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. "Aging and Economic Opportunities: What Can Latin America Learn from the Rest of the World?" In The Family in Flux: Household Decision-Making in Latin America, edited by Orazio P. Attanasio and Miguel Székely, 69-100. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., and John F. Hoddinott. "Social Safety Nets for More-Adaptive Labor Markets in Developing Countries." In Improving Labor market Opportunities and Security for Workers in Developing Countries, Bureau of International Labor Affairs Research Symposium Papers, edited by William T. Kosanovich, 1-102. Vol. 1. Washington, DC: International Labor Affairs, United States' Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., Alejandro Gaviria Trujillo, Miguel Székely, and Inter-American Development Bank. Who's in and who's out : social exclusion in Latin America. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank; Distributed by the Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Investing in Female Education for Development." In Education Planning and Administration, edited by Jandhyala B. G. Tilak, 235-254. New Dehli: APH Publishing Corporating, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. "Which Matters More for Fertility Changes: Is Improved Health or Women’s Schooling?" In The Family in Flux: Household Decision-Making in Latin America, edited by Orazio P. Attanasio and Miguel Székely, 101-133. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Selection, Organization and Compensation (SOC) in Economics: Resource Management." In Understanding Human Development: Lifespan Psychology in Exchange with Other Disciples, edited by Urusual M. Staudinger and Ulman Lindenberger, 122-125. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., Hans-Peter Kohler, and Susan C. Watkins. Social Networks, HIV/AIDS and Risk Perceptions. PIER Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., Piyali Sengupta, and Petra E. Todd. Progressing through PROGRESSA: An Impact Assessment of Mexico's School Subsidy Experiment. Research Report for IFPRI. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute, 2002.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Wider Benefits of Learning: Analytical, Measurement and Estimation Issues." In The Wider Benefits of Learning, edited by John Bynner and Andy Green. London: Centre for Research on the Wider Benefits of Learning, Institute of Education, University of London, 2002.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Economics of Development." In International Encylopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Bates. Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science Limited, 2002.
Behrman, Jere R., Alejandro Gaviria Trujillo, and Miguel Székely. "Social Exclusion in Latin America: Introduction and Overview." In Social Exclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean, edited by Alejandro Gaviria and Miguel Székely. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank, 2002.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Poverty and undernutrition: theory, measurement and policy by Peter Svedberg." Economic Development and Cultural Change 50 (2002): 1034-1035.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Why Micro Matters: Why a Micro Perspective on Population Change and Economic Development is Essential for Good Conditional Predictions and Policy Formation and Evaluation." In Population Matters: Demographic Change, Economic Growth, and Poverty in the Developing World, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall, Allen C. Kelley and Steven Sinding. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
Behrman, Jere R., and Elizabeth M. King. "Household Schooling Behaviors and Decentralization." Economics of Education Review 20 (2001): 321-341. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Miguel Székely. "Pobreza, Desigualdad, y Liberalizacion Comercial y Financiera en America Latina." In Liberalizacion, Desigualdad y Pobreza: America Latina y el Caribe en los 90, edited by Enrique Ganuza, Ricardo Paes de Barros, Lance Taylor and Rob de Vos., 2001.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Schooling in Asia: Selected Micro Evidence on Determinants and Effects and Policy Implications." In Restructuring Asian Economics for the New Millennium, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Manoranjan Dutta, 87-146. Research in Asian economic studies. Amsterdam: JAI, 2001.
Behrman, Jere R., Piyali Sengupta, and Petra E. Todd. The Impact of PROGRESA on Achievement Test Scores in the First Year. Research Report for IFPRI. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute, 2000.
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Miguel Székely. "Intergenerational Mobility in Latin America: Deeper Markets and Better Schools Make a Difference." In New Markets, New Opportunities? Economic and Social Mobility in a Changing World, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Carol Graham, 135-67. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2000.
Behrman, Jere R., and Raylynn Oliver. "Basic Approaches for Analyzing Household Behavior and Governmental Policies." In Designing Household Survey Questionnaires for Developing Countries: Lessons from Ten Years of LSMS Experience, Volume 2, edited by Margaret Grosh and Paul Glewwe, 365-389. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press for the World Bank, 2000.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Social Mobility: Concepts and Measurement in Latin America and the Caribbean." In New Markets, New Opportunities? Economic and Social Mobility in a Changing World, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Carol Graham, 69-100. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution and the Carnegie Endowment for Internation Peace, 2000.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. Households and Economic Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean. Working Paper for the LACES/Global Network Project. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, Office of the Chief Economist, 2000.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Labor Markets in Developing Countries." In Handbook of Labor Economics, edited by Orley C. Ashenfelter and David Card, 2859-2939. Vol. 3B. Handbooks in Economics 3B. Amsterdam; New York and Oxford: Elsevier Science, North-Holland, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R., and Petra E. Todd. Randomness in the Experimental Samples of PROGRESA. Research Report for IFPRI. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Economic Considerations for Analysis of Child Development Programmes." Food and Nutrition Bulletin 20 (1999): 146-170.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. Human Capital in Latin America around the End of the Century. Background Paper for IPES 2000 for IDB. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. Decomposing Fertility Differences Across Regions and Over Time: Is Improved Health More Important than Women's Schooling?. Background Paper for IPES 2000 for IDB. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R., and James C. Knowles. "Nghien cuu ve su ngheo kho: nhung vi du chon loc su dung so lieu khao sat cac ho gia dinh o Viet Nam (Poverty Research: Selected Examples Using Household Survey Data from Viet Nam)." In Van De Giam Ngheo: Trong Qua Trinh Do Thi Hoa O Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh (Proceedings of the International Round Table on Urban Poverty Research, Nha Trang, Viet Nam, 13-16 December 1999, sponsored by The Institute of Social Sciences, Ho Chi Minh City (ISSHO, 528-554., 1999.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. Aging and Economic Options: Latin America in a World Perspective. Background Paper for IPES 2000 for IDB. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R.. Education, Health and Demography in Latin America around the End of the Century: What Do We Know? What Questions Should be Explored?. Background paper for IPES 2000 for IDB. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R., Suzanne Duryea, and Miguel Székely. Aging and Economic Opportunities: Major World Regions around the Turn of the Century. Working Paper. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, Office of the Chief Economist, 1999.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Economics of Nutrition and Health: Commentary." Food Policy 24 (1999): 163-180. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and James C. Knowles. "Household Income and Child Schooling in Vietnam." World Bank Economic Review 13 (1999): 211-256. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., Mark R. Rosenzweig, and Paul Taubman. "Endowments and the Allocation of Schooling in the Family and in the Marriage Market: the Twins Experiment." In Economic Demography, edited by Paul T. Schultz. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 1998.
Behrman, Jere R., Lori Kletzer, Michael S. McPherson, and Morton Owen Schapiro. "Microeconomics of College Choice, Careers, and Wages." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 559 (1998): 12-23. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. Analytical Framework for Investigating Determinants and Impact of Schooling/Training and Policy Implications. Background Paper for International Labour Organization, World Emploment Report 1998-9. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Review of: Parental priorities and economic inequality." Journal of Economic Literature 36 (1998): 1507-1509.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Intra-Household Allocation of Resources: Is There a Gender Bias?" In Too Young to Die: Genes or Gender?, 223-242. New York: Population Division, United Nations Secretariat, 1998.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The means of our salvation: public education in Brazil, 1930-1995 by David N. Plank." Economic Development and Cultural Change 46 (1998): 674-676.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Intrahousehold distribution and the family." In Handbook of Population and Family Economics, edited by Mark R. Rosenzweig and Oded Stark, 107-168. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Ferment in Education: A Look Abroad by John J. Lane (ed.)." Journal of Developing Societies (1997).
Behrman, Jere R.. "Conceptual and Measurement Issues." In The social benefits of education, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Nevzer Stacey, 17-67. Economics of Education series. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R.. "From Parent to Child: Intergenerational Relations and Intrahousehold Allocations." In Poverty and inequality: The political economy of redistribution, edited by Jon Neill, 105-26. Kalamazoo, Mich.: W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Family Status and Economic Status." In International Encyclopedia of the Sociology of Education, edited by Lawrence J. Saha. London: Elsevier Science Limited, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R., David L. Crawford, and Nevzer Stacey. "The Social Benefits of Education: Introduction." In The social benefits of education, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Nevzer Stacey, 1-9. Economics of Education series. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R., and Nevzer Stacey. The social benefits of education. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1997. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., David L. Crawford, and Nevzer Stacey. "The Social Benefits of Education: Conclusion." In The social benefits of education, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Nevzer Stacey, 247-53. Economics of Education series. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Effect of Structural Adjustment on Food Policy and Nutrition." In Demographic responses to economic adjustment in Latin America, edited by Georges Tapinos, Andrew Mason and Jorge Bravo, 54-71. Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press for the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Simple Analytical Considerations for Skill Development for International Competitiveness." In Skill Development for International Competitiveness, edited by Martin Godfrey, 3-39. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 1997.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Pakistan: Human Resource Development and Economic Growth into the Next Century." In Pakistan 2010 Report: A Policy Agenda for Sustained Growth into the Next Century, Background Papers (Report No. 15771 PAK). Washington, DC: World Bank, South Asia - Country Department I, 1996.
Behrman, Jere R., and Urban Labor Markets Panel Committee on Population. "Options for Improving Labor Markets in Developing-Country Megacities." In Meeting the Challenges of Megacities in the Developing World: A Collection of Working Papers, 1-34. Washington, DC: National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, 1996.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Impact of Health and Nutrition on Education." World Bank Research Observer 11 (1996): 23-37. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. Human resources in Latin America and the Caribbean. Washington, D.C.; Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press for the Inter-American Development Bank, 1996. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., Nancy M. Birdsall, and Robert Kaplan. "The Quality of Schooling and Labor Market Outcomes." In Opportunity foregone: Education in Brazil, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Richard H. Sabot, 245-66. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press for Inter-American Development Bank, 1996.
Behrman, Jere R.. Demographic Changes, Poverty and Income Distribution: . Washington, D.C.: Overseas Development Council Occasional Paper No. 4, 1996.
Behrman, Jere R., and Ryan Schneider. "Where Does Brazil Fit? Schooling Investments in an International Perspective." In Opportunity foregone: Education in Brazil, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Richard H. Sabot, 49-81. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press for the Inter-American Development Bank, 1996.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Pinochet's economists: the Chicago school in Chile by Juan Gabriel Valdes." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 547 (1996): 180-181.
Behrman, Jere R., and T. N. Srinivasan. Handbook of Development Economics. Amsterdam: North-Holland Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R.. Household Behavior and Micronutrients: What We Know and What We Don't Know. Paper Series on Agricultural Strategies for Micronutrients. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Robert A. Pollak, and Paul Taubman. "Do Parents Favor Boys?" In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 63-85. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and T. N. Srinivasan. "Resources, Technology and Institutuions: Introduction." In Handbook of Development Economics Vol. 3, edited by Jere R. Behrman and T. N. Srinivasan. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 1995.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Is Child Schooling a Poor Proxy for Child Quality?" In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 183-205. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Robert A. Pollak, and Paul Taubman. "The Wealth Model: Efficiency in Education and Distribution in the Family." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 113-38. Population and Development Series. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Is Schooling "Mostly in the Genes"? Nature-Nurture Decomposition Using Data on Relatives." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 249-67. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and T. N. Srinivasan. "Policy Reform, Stabilization, Structural Adjustment and Growth." In Handbook of Development Economics, edited by Jere R. Behrman and T. N. Srinivasan, 2467-96. Vol. 3B. Handbooks in Economics 3B. Amsterdam; New York and Oxford: Elsevier Science, North Holland, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Household Behavior, Preschool Child Health and Nutrition, and the Role of Information." In Child Growth and Nutrition in Developing Countries: Priorities for Action, edited by Harold Alderman, David Pelletier and Per Pinstrup-Andersen, 32-52. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Robert A. Pollak, and Paul Taubman. "Parental Preferences and Provision for Progeny." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 23-42. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Intergenerational Earnings Mobility in the United States: Some Estimates and a Test of Becker's Intergenerational Endowments Model." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 215-28. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "The Intergenerational Correlation between Children's Adult Earnings and Their Parents' Income: Results from the Michigan Panel Survey of Income Dynamics." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 229-41. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Harold Alderman, Shahrukh Khan, David R. Ross, and Richard H. Sabot. "Public Schooling Expenditures in Rural Pakistan: Efficiently Targeting Girls and a Lagging Region." In Public Spending and the Poor: Theory and Evidence, edited by Dominique Van de Walle and Kimberly Nead, 187-221. Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkis Press for the World Bank, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and T. N. Srinivasan. "Analytical Tools: Introduction." In Handbook of Development Economics Vol. 3, edited by Jere R. Behrman and T. N. Srinivasan. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Robert A. Pollak, and Paul Taubman. "Family Resources, Family Size, and Access to Financing for College Education." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 43-62. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Birth Order, Schooling, and Earnings." In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 87-109. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Schooling and Other Human Capital Investments: Can the Effects Be Identified?" In From parent to child: Intrahousehold allocations and intergenerational relations in the United States, edited by Jere R. Behrman, Robert A. Pollak and Paul Taubman, 207-12. Population and Development Series. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., Mark R. Rosenzweig, and Prem Vashishtha. "Location-Specific Technical Change, Human Capital, and Local Economic Development: The Indian Green Revolution Experience." In Locational competition in the world economy, edited by Horst Siebert, 111-31. Tubingen, Germany: J.C.B. Mohr for Institut fur Weltwirtschaft an der Universitat Kiel, 1995.
Behrman, Jere R., and Zheng Zhang. "Gender Issues and Employment in Asia." Asian Development Review 13 (1995): 1-49. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "New Paradigms in Development." In Population and Development Strategies, edited by United Nations Population Fund, 23-48. Technical Report. New York: UNFPA, 1994.
Behrman, Jere R., and Mark R. Rosenzweig. "Caveat Emptor: Cross-Country Data on Education and the Labor Force." Journal of Development Economics 44 (1994): 147-171. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Kinship Studies." In The International Encyclopedia of Education, edited by Torten Hasten and T. N. Postlethwaite. 2nd ed. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1994.
Behrman, Jere R., and Victor Lavy. Children's Health and Achievement in School. Living Standards Measurement Study Working Paper. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1994.
Behrman, Jere R., and Chalongphob Sussangkarn. "Do the More Wealthy Save Less?" Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies 31 (1994): 1-16.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Intra-family distribution in developing countries." Pakistan Development Review 33 (1994): 253-296. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Health and Nutrition are Also Productive Human Resources." In Virtuous Circles: Human Capital, Growth and Equity in East Asia, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Richard H. Sabot. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Investing in Female Education for Development." Journal of Educational Planning and Administration 7 (1993): 393-412.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "The Intrahousehold Distribution of Market Labor Supply In Rural South India." Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 55 (1993): 409-420.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Macroeconomic Policies and Rural Poverty: Issues and Research Strategies." In Rural poverty in Asia: Priority issues and policy options, edited by M. G. Quibria, 124-215. Hong Kong; Oxford; New York and Melbourne: Oxford University Press for the Asian Development Bank, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Intergenerational links in earnings, income, and wealth in the United States: Evidence for the contribution of genetic factors." In Social stratification and socioeconomic inequality: A comparative biosocial analysis, edited by Lee Ellis, 99-109. Vol. 1. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers/Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc., 1993. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Health and Economic Growth: Theory, Evidence, and Policy." In Macroeconomic Environment and Health, with Case Studies for Countries in Greatest Need, 21-62. Geneva: World Health Organization, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R., Gerard F. Adams, and Michael Boldin. "Defense Spending and Growth in the LDC's: The Cross-Sectional Evidence." In Macroeconomic Dimensions of Arms Control, edited by Gerard F. Adams. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Investing in Human Resources." In Economic and Social Progress in Latin America: 1993 Report, 187-255. Baltimore, MD: The John Hopkins University Press for Inter-American Development Bank, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R., and Juan Carlos Ginarte. "Investment in Human Resources Offers High Returns, Poses Policy Challenges." In Development Policy, 1-8. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. The Contribution of Human Capital to Economic Development: Some Selected Issues. World Employment Programme Research Paper. Geneva: International Labour Office, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Prices of Materials: Stabilization." In Concise Encyclopedia of Materials Economics, Policy and Management, edited by Michael B. Bever, 244-250. Oxford: Pergamon Press Ltd., 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Analyzing Human Resource Effects: Education." In Understanding the social effects of policy reform, edited by Lionel Demery, Marco Ferroni, Christiaan Grootaert and Jorge Wong-Valle, 114-36. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Measurement and Characteristics of Poverty and Income Distribution." In The Philippines: An Opening for Sustained Growth: Volume II, Part III, the Correlates and Determinants of Poverty, edited by Homi Kharas, 323-360. World Bank Report No. 11061-PH. Washington, D.C.: Country Operations Division, Country Department I, East Asia and Pacific Region, 1993.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Export instability and compensatory financing by David Lim." Journal of Economic Studies 19 (1992): 68.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Development Dilemmas in Rural Thailand by Philip Hirsch." Journal of Regional Science 32 (1992): 131-132.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Intra-household Allocation of Nutrients and Gender Effects: A Survey of Structural and Reduced-Form Estimates." In Nutrition and poverty, edited by S. R. Osmani, 287-320. World Institute for Development Economics Research (WIDER) series on "Studies in Development Economics". Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Comments on World Bank-Supported Adjustment Programs and Living Conditions." In Adjustment Lending Revisited: Policies to Restore Growth, edited by Vittorio Corbo, Stanley Fischer and Steven B. Webb, 64-67. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R., and Santiago Levy. "Inconvenientes de los rembolsos de exportacion." El Trimestre Economico 14 (1992): 469-98.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Human Captial." In Encyclopedia of Economics, edited by Douglas Greenwald, 474-476. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1992.
Adams, Gerard F., Jere R. Behrman, and Michael Boldin. "Productivity, Competitiveness, and Export Growth in Developing Countries." In International productivity and competitiveness, edited by Bert G. Hickman, 80-96. Oxford; New York; Toronto and Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R., Gerard F. Adams, and Michael Boldin. "Defense Expenditures and Economic Growth in the LDCs: reconciling Theory and Empirical Results." In Disarmament, Economic Conversion and the Management of Peace, edited by Manas Chatterji and Linda Rennie Forcey, 123-132. New York: Praeger, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Simple Theoretical Analysis of International Commodity Agreements." In International Economic Policies and their Theoretical Foundations: A Source Book, edited by John M. Letiche, 352-369. 2nd ed. New York: Academic Press, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R.. The Economic Rationale for Investing in Nutrition in Developing Countries. Washington, D.C.: United States Agency for International Development, Printed by VITAL, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Rural Poverty in Asia." In Asian Development Outlook, 239-81. Oxford: Oxford University Press for Asian Development Bank, 1992.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Education and social transition in the Third World by Martin Carnoy, et al." Economic Development and Cultural Change 41 (1992): 228-230.
Behrman, Jere R., Chalongphob Sussangkarn, Suganya Hutaserani, and Suriya Wattanalee. "Private versus Public Schooling Impact on Wage Rates." In Educational Options for the Future of Thailand, Volume 1. Bangkok: Thailand Development Research Institute, 1991.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Nutrition, Health and Development." In Essays on Poverty, Equity and Growth, edited by George Psacharopoulos, 79-171. Oxford: Pergamon Press for World Bank, 1991.
Behrman, Jere R., Robin C. Sickles, Paul Taubman, and Abdo Yazbeck. "Black-white Mortality Inequalities." Journal of Econometrics 50 (1991): 183-203. Abstract
Birdsall, Nancy M., and Jere R. Behrman. "Why Do Males Earn More than Females in Urban Brazil: Earnings Discrimination or Job Discrimination?" In Unfair advantage: Labor market discrimination in developing countries, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Richard H. Sabot, 147-69. World Bank Regional and Sectoral Studies. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1991.
Behrman, Jere R., and Ryan Schneider. "Thai Schooling Investments in an International Perspective." In Educational Options for the Future of Thailand, Volume 1. Vol. 1. Bangkok: Thailand Development Research Institute, 1991.
Behrman, Jere R., and Barbara L. Wolfe. "Earnings and Labor Force Participation Functions in a Devleoping Country: Are There Gender Differentials?" In Unfair Advantage: Labor Market Discrimination in Developing Countries, edited by Nancy M. Birdsall and Richard H. Sabot, 95-120. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1991.
Behrman, Jere R.. "A Survey of Socioeconomic Development, Structural Adjustment and Child Health and Mortality in Developing Countries." In Child Survival Program: Issues for the 1990's, edited by Kenneth H. Hill, 189-265. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Institute for International Programs, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R.. "A Simulation Alternative to the Comparative R2 Approach to Decomposing Inequality." In Education, Productivity and Inequality: The East African Natural Experiment, edited by John B. Knight and Richard H. Sabot, 381-386. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press for the World Bank, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R.. The action of human resources and poverty on one another: What we have yet to learn. Living Standards Measurement Study Working Paper. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1990. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Peeking into the Black Box of Economic Models of the Household." In Intrahousehold Resource Allocations: Issues and Methods for Development Policy and Planning, edited by Beatrice L. Rogers and Nina P. Schlossman, 44-51. Tokyo: United Nations University Press, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Macroeconomic Adjustment, Household Food Consumption, Nutrient Intakes, and Health Status." In Macroeconomic Policy Reforms, Poverty, and Nutrition: Analytical Methodologies, edited by Per Pinstrup-Andersen, 197-226. Vol. Monograph 3. Ithaca, NY: Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Health, Nutrition and Macroeconomic Adjustment with a Human Face: The Analytical Basis for the UNICEF Advocacy and a Case Comparison." In What We Know about Health Transition: The Cultural, Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health. The Proceedings of an International Workshop, Canberra, May 1989, Vol. 1, edited by John C. Caldwell, Sally Findley, Pat Caldwell, Gigi Santow, Wendy Cosford, Jennifer Braid and Daphne Broers-Freeman, 330-335. Canberra: Australian National University, Health Transition Centre, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Education." In Analysis Plans for Understanding the Social Dimensions of Adjustment, edited by Marco Ferroni, 105-128. Vol. 8691-AFR. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, SDA Unit, Africa Region, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R., Mathana Phananiramai, and Nutthaporn Vaniyapongs. "Morbidity--What are the Determinants and What are the Prospects?" Thailand Development Research Institute Quarterly Review 5 (1990): 20-25.
Behrman, Jere R.. Human Resource Led Development?. New Delhi, India: ARTEP/ILO, 1990.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Is Variety the Spice of Life? Implications for Calorie Intake." Review of Economics and Statistics 71 (1989): 666-672. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Wages and Labor Supply in Rural India: The Role of Health, Nutrition and Seasonality." In Causes and Implications of Seasonal Variability in Household Food Security, edited by David E. Sahn, 107-118. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press for the International Food Policy Research Institute, 1989.
Behrman, Jere R., Jeffrey D. Lewis, and Sherif Lofti. "The Impact of Commodity Price Instability: Experiments with a General Equilibrium Model for Indonesia." In Economics in Theory and Practice: An Eclectic Approach Essays in Honor of F. Gerard Adams, edited by Lawrence R. Klein and Jaime Marquez, 59-100. Advanced Studies in Theoretical and Applied Econometrics. Dordrecht; Boston and London: Kluwer Academic, 1989.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Impact of Macroeconomic Adjustment on the Poor and on Social Sectors in Jamaica." In Program Performance Audit Report: Jamaica, 55-184. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, Operations Evaluation Department, 1989.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Simple Analytics of Contraceptive Social Marketing." World Development 17 (1989): 1499-1521. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Seasonal Demands for Nutrient Intakes and Health Status in Rural South India." In Seasonal variability in third world agriculture: The consequences for food security, edited by David E. Sahn, 66-78. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press for the International Food Policy Research Institute, 1989.
Behrman, Jere R., and Anil B. Deolalikar. "Health and Nutrition." In Handbook on Development Economics, Vol. 1, edited by Hollis Burnley Chenery and T. N. Srinivasan, 631-711. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 1988.
Behrman, Jere R., Chalongphob Sussangkarn, Mathana Phananiramai, and Yongyuth Chalamwong. "The Relationships between Population and Development: Perspectives from the Study of Household Behaviors." In Proceedings of the Thai Population Association Meeting 1988. Bangkok: Chulalongkorn University Press, 1988.
Behrman, Jere R.. Nutrient Intakes and Income: Tightly Wedded or Loosely Meshed?. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, Pew Memorial Trusts, and Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program Lecture, 1988.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Impact of Economic Adjustment Programs." In Health, nutrition, and economic crises: Approaches to policy in the third world, edited by David E. Bell and Michael R. Reich, 103-44. Dover, Mass.: Auburn House, 1988.
Behrman, Jere R., Robin C. Sickles, and Paul Taubman. "Age-Specific Death Rates." In Issues in contemporary retirement, edited by Rita Ricardo-Campbell and Edward P. Lazear, 162-83. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 1988.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Supply and Demand Variations and Export Earnings Instability: Response to a Further Comment." Economic Development and Cultural Change 36 (1988): 577-579.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Comments on Demography and Development: New Directions in an Old Field." In The State of Development Economics: Progress and Perspectives, edited by G. Ranis and Paul T. Schultz, 452-458. London: Basil Blackwell, 1988.
Behrman, Jere R., Anil B. Deolalikar, and Barbara L. Wolfe. "Nutrients: Impacts and Determinants." World Bank Economic Review 2 (1988): 299-320. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Change and Challenge in the World Economy by Bela Belassa." Journal of Development Economics 26 (1987): 428-431.
Behrman, Jere R., and Barbara L. Wolfe. "Investments in Schooling in Two Generations in Pre-Revolutionary Nicaragua: The Roles of Family Background and School Supply." In International Trade, Investment, Macro Policies and History: Essays in Memory of Carlos F. Diaz-Alejandro, edited by Pranab Bardhan, Jere R. Behrman and Albert Fishlow, 395-420. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 1987.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Poverty of 'Development Economics' by Deepak Lal." Journal of Political Economy 95 (1987): 885-887.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Commodity Price Instability and Economic Goal Attainment." In International Commodity Policy, edited by H. W. Singer, Neelambar Hatti and Rameshwar Tandon, 537-566. New World Order Series. New Dehli: Ashish Publishing House, 1987.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Empirical Studies of Agricultural Supply." In The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economic Theory and Doctrine, edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman, 66-69. The Macmillan Press Ltd, 1987.
Behrman, Jere R., and Nancy M. Birdsall. "Comment on Returns to Education: A Further Update and Implications." Journal of Human Resources 22 (1987): 603-606.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Kinship Studies." In Economics of Education Research and Studies, edited by George Psacharopoulos. Oxford: Pergamon Press Ltd, 1987.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Shadow Prices and Subsidies in Botswana." Journal of Development Economics 22 (1986): 351-392. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Schooling in Latin America: What are the Patterns and What is the Impact?" Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs 27 (1986): 21-35.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Prices of Materials: Stabilization." Conservation and Recycling 9 (1986): 163-172.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Birth Order, Schooling, and Earnings." Journal of Labor Economics 4 (1986): S121-S145. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R.. "Prices of Materials: Stabilization." In The Encyclopedia of Materials Science and Engineering, edited by Michael B. Bever, 3934-3940. Vol. 5. Oxford: Pergamon Press Ltd, 1986.
Behrman, Jere R., Robert A. Pollak, and Paul Taubman. "Do Parents Favor Boys?" International Economic Review 27 (1986): 33-54.
Behrman, Jere R., and Nancy M. Birdsall. "Buffer Stocks." In Encyclopedia of Economics and Business, edited by Jacob Cohen. London: Croom Helm, 1985.
Behrman, Jere R., and Paul Taubman. "Economic and Career Impact of Education: Assessment by Means of Kin Studies." In The International Encyclopedia of Education, edited by Torten Hasten and T. N. Postlethwaite, 1517-1524. Oxford: Pergamon Press Ltd, 1985.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Services in the International Economy: Comment." In Managing the Service Economy: Prospects and Problems, edited by Robert P. Inman, 49-52. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985.
Behrman, Jere R., and Nancy M. Birdsall. "The Quality of Schooling: Reply." American Economic Review 75 (1985): 1202-1205.
Behrman, Jere R.. "World Development Report 1982, World Bank." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 473 (1984): 241-242.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Across the Border: Rural Development in Mexico and Recent Migration to the United States, by Harry E. Cross and James A. Sandos." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 471 (1984): 159-160.
Behrman, Jere R.. "The Importance of Supply and Demand Variations in Earnings Instability: Comment." Economic Development and Cultural Change 33 (1984): 167-170.
Birdsall, Nancy M., and Jere R. Behrman. "Does Geographical Aggregation Cause Overestimates of the Returns to Schooling?" Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 46 (1984): 55-72.
Behrman, Jere R.. "Commodity Agreements." In Agricultural Development in the Third World, edited by Carl K. Eicher and John M. Staatz. Baltimore: Hohns Hopkins University Press, 1984.
Behrman, Jere R., and Barbara L. Wolfe. "The Socioeconomic Impact of Schooling in a Developing Country." Review of Economics and Statistics 66 (1984): 296-303. Abstract
Behrman, Jere R., and Raaj Kumar Sah. "What Role Does Equity Play in the International Distribution of Development Aid?" In Economic Structure and Performance. Essays in Honor of Hollis B. Chenery, edited by Moshe Syrquin, Lance Taylor and Larry E. Westphal, 295-315. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Academic Press, 1984.