Michael M. Lokshin


MICHAEL LOKSHIN is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group (Poverty Team) of The World Bank. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1999 after which he joined the research group at the World Bank as a Young Economist (YE program). His research focuses on the areas of poverty and inequality measurement, labor economics, and applied econometrics. More recently he has been involved in the Bank's efforts to develop the methodology of evaluating the effect of crisis and public policies on households in developing countries. He also leads the group of researchers in development of the Software Platform for Automated Economic Analysis (ADePT).

The list below is of World Bank working papers and publications. You can also see (and in some cases download) other documents by this author.

Contact information: email: mlokshin@worldbank.org

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .A practical comparison of the bivariate probit and linear IV estimators
2 .The World Bank economic review 23 (3)
3 .Month of birth and children's health in India
4 .The effect of male migration for work on employment patterns of females in nepal
5 .Does poverty research in Russia follow the scientific method?
6 .Work-related migration and poverty reduction in Nepal
7 .Measuring welfare gains from better quality infrastructure
8 .Forgone earnings from smoking : evidence for a developing country
9 .Who cares about relative deprivation ?
10 .Searching for the economic gradient in self-assessed health
11 .Improving child nutrition outcomes in India : can the integrated child development services be more effective?
12 .Wage differentials between the public and private sector in India
13 .Who bears the cost of Russia's military draft?
14 .Lasting local impacts of an economywide crisis
15 .Gainers and losers from trade reform in Morocco
16 .Robustness of subjective welfare analysis in a poor developing country - Madagascar 2001
17 .Poverty and economic growth in Egypt, 1995-2000
18 .Wage differentials and state-private sector employment choice in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
19 .Rich and powerful? Subjective power and welfare in Russia
20 .Household schooling decisions in rural Pakistan
21 .Household strategies for coping with poverty and social exclusion in post-crisis Russia
22 .Identifying welfare effects from subjective questions
23 .Single mothers in Russia - household strategies for coping with poverty
24 .Household childcare choices and women's work behavior in Russia