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Subbarao, K.

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Works: 71 works in 218 publications in 1 language and 4,620 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Statistics‡vVital 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV1337, 362.73096
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Publications about K Subbarao
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Most widely held works by K Subbarao
Reaching Out to Africa's Orphans a Framework for Public Action by K Subbarao( file )
17 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
"Reaching Out to Africa's Orphans makes a contribution to the world's understanding of the plight of orphans and the effectiveness of various public actions to lessen that plight. It will be of particular value to all agencies involved in efforts to assist orphans in Africa."--BOOK JACKET
Safety net programs and poverty reduction lessons from cross-country experience ( file )
11 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Social gains from female education a cross-national study by K Subbarao( file )
20 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
This paper on the social gains from female education is part of a series, prepared by the World Bank, on the benefits of improving opportunities for women. The paper suggests that expanding women's opportunities enhances their productivity and earning potential and thus contributes to better economic performance and poverty alleviation. Education raises the productivity and earnings of both men and women. Over time female education also contributes to slower population growth and healthier families. The Bank believes that in efforts to expand women's opportunities, priority should be given to education through the secondary level, reproductive health, agriculture, private entrepreneurship, and the wage labor force. This paper is concerned with the estimation of these social gains from female education at the secondary level. The paper examines the role of female education, measured by gross enrollment rates at the secondary level, relative to, and or in combination with, some health and family planning services that influence fertility and infant mortality. It uses reduced form estimation of the total fertility rate and infant mortality rate. The paper presents cross country regressions based on data drawn from 72 developing countries. The analysis in this paper generally shows that female secondary education, family planning, and health programs all affect fertility and mortality, and the effect of female secondary education appears to be very strong. Results suggest that family planning will reduce fertility more when combined with female education, especially in countries that now have low female secondary enrollment levels. (DK)
India's public distribution system a national and international perspective by R Radhakrishna( file )
13 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Women in higher education : progress, constraints, and promising initiatives by K Subbarao( Book )
16 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
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Selected social safety net programs in the Philippines targeting, cost-effectiveness, and options for reform by K Subbarao( file )
18 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Public works as a safety net design, evidence, and implementation ( file )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Public Works as a Safety Net: Design, Evidence, and Implementation reviews the conceptual underpinnings and operational elements of public works programs around the world. Drawing from a rich evidence base including program documentation, policy papers, peer-reviewed publications, and empirical data from over 40 countries, it provides an overview of the state of public works programs and how they function as part of wider social protection systems. The book provides a comprehensive analysis of the design features and alternative models of public works implemented under diverse country settings. Topics covered include program objectives, institutional and financing arrangements, targeting, costs and benefits, gender considerations, and monitoring and evaluation. Political economy issues that inform the development and effectiveness of public works programs are also addressed, bringing into focus the centrality of governance and transparency to ensure the achievement of program outcomes. The comprehensive nature of the review, and its thorough analysis of available data, fills a gap in knowledge related to public works program design and implementation. The book should benefit both policy makers and practitioners involved in public works planning. It will also help inform future efforts to incorporate public works as an important tool of an integrated national social protection systems, that will help respond to unpredictable global shocks leading to sudden declines in employment, whether seasonal or systemic
Agricultural price policy and income distribution in India by Alain De Janvry( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Unstable agriculture and droughts : implications for policy by C. H Hanumantha Rao( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Namibia's social safety net : issues and options for reform by K Subbarao( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Improving nutrition in India : policies and programs and their impact by K Subbarao( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Rice marketing system and compulsory levies in Andhra Pradesh : a study of public intervention in foodgrain marketing by K Subbarao( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Jamaica's food stamp program : impacts on poverty and welfare by Kene Ezemenari( Book )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Without the food stamp program, the poverty gap in Jamaica would have been much worse during the early 1990s, when the Jamaican dollar was being devalued. Households with elderly members and young children benefited most from the program
Toward an understanding of household vulnerability in rural Kenya by Luc J Christiaensen( file )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Jamaica's Food Stamp Program Impacts on Poverty and Welfare by Kene Ezemenari( file )
2 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Without the food stamp program, the poverty gap in Jamaica would have been much worse during the early 1990s, when the Jamaican dollar was being devalued. Households with elderly members and young children benefited most from the program. - Ezemenari and Subbarao examine how the food stamp program affected measures of poverty during devaluation of the Jamaican dollar in the early 1990s. They find that without the food stamp program, the poverty gap in Jamaica would have been much worse, especially in 1990 and 1991. For the country as a whole, not having a food stamp program wouldn't have affected the incidence of poverty significantly, but particular groups among the poor would have fared worse. Households with elderly residents benefited most from the program. Households with young children benefited more than households without, in terms of the poverty headcount and gap. The program also appears to have had more effect on extremely poor households than on those of the transient poor (people who move in and out of poverty). Explicitly incorporating behavioral responses into the model reduces the contribution of food stamps to household consumption and poverty, but the poorest benefited most from the program even after accounting for behavioral responses. The program contributed more to reducing poverty than to smoothing consumption. This paper - a product of the Poverty Division, Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network - was presented at the World Bank Institute workshop Evaluating the Impact of Development Interventions: Concepts, Methods and Cases, December 9-10, 1998. The authors may be contacted at kezemenari@worldbank.org or ksubbarao@worldbank.org
Toward an understanding of household vulnerability in rural Kenya by K Subbarao( file )
2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
India's public distribution system a national and international perspective ( file )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Agricultural marketing and credit by K Subbarao( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Rural poverty in India, 1973-86 by Nanak Kakwani( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The Crisis Hits Home Stress Testing Households In Europe And Central Asia ( file )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The crisis threatens the welfare of about 160 million people in the Europe and Central Asia region and a new round of price increases triggered by currency adjustments is expected. However, compared with previous crises, households and governments alike face difficult choices over spending priorities
 
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Alternative Names
Kalanidhi Subbarao.
Subbarao, K.
Subbarao, K. (Kalanidhi)
Subbarao, Kalanidhi.
Subbarao, Kalinidhi.
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