Publications by Prof. Yaw Nyarko

Naidu, S., Y. Nyarko and S. Wang (2014). “Worker Mobility in a Global Labor Market: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates”. Working Paper.

Nyarko, Y. (2013). “The Economic Development Benefits of Human Mobility to Source Countries,” The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) working paper. Conference Paper prepared for the Labour Mobility – Enabler for Sustainable Development, Abu Dhabi, 14 – 15, May 2013.

Nyarko, Yaw (2012). “The Brain Drain in Africa,”” in the Oxford Companion to Economics in Africa (eds) Ernest Aryeetey, Shanta Devarajan, Ravi Kanbur and Louis Kasekende, Oxford University Press, USA.

Nyarko, Yaw (2011). “The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana,” National Bureau of Economic Research, Working Paper 16813, Boston USA.

Nyarko, Yaw (2011). “Social Safety Nets: The Role Of Education, Remittances And Migration,” with Kwabena Gyimah–Brempong and Klaus Hellwig, European Report on Development, European Union, Brussels.

Nyarko, Yaw (2011). “Review of African Household Survey Data on Social Safety-nets and the Role of Education, Remittances and Migration” with Kwabena Gyimah-Brempong and Klaus Peter-Hellwig, European Report on Development, European Union, Brussels.

Nyarko, Yaw and William Easterly (2009). “Is the Brain Drain Good for Africa?” in “Skilled Migration today: Prospect, Problems and Policies,” (eds) Jagdish Bhagwati and Gordon Hanson, Oxford University Press, USA.

 

Publications by Prof. William Easterly

Easterly, William and Yaw Nyarko (2009). “Is the Brain Drain Good for Africa?” in “Skilled Migration today: Prospect, Problems and Policies,” (eds) Jagdish Bhagwati and Gordon Hanson, Oxford University Press, USA.

 

Publications by Prof. Shing-Yi Wang

Naidu, S., Y. Nyarko and S. Wang (2014). “Worker Mobility in a Global Labor Market: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates”. Working Paper.

Wang, Shing-Yi (2013). “Marriage Networks, Nepotism and Labor Market Outcomes in China” American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 5(3), 91 – 112.

Wang, Shing-Yi (Working Paper), “Statistical Discrimination, Productivity and the Height of Immigrants”.

 

Publications by Prof. Natasha Iskander

Iskander, N. (2013). “Moroccan Migrants as Unlikely Captains of Industry: Remittances, Financial Intermediation, and La Banque Centrale Populaire”  In S. Eckstein, ed. Immigrant Impact in their Homelands. Durham: Duke University Press.

Iskander, N. (2013). “Labor Migration and the Potential for Industrial Renewal”  In P. Osterman, ed. Economy in Society: Essays in Honor of Michael Piore. Cambridge: MIT Press.

 

Publications by Prof. Suresh Naidu

Naidu, S., Y. Nyarko and S. Wang (2014). “Worker Mobility in a Global Labor Market: Evidence from the United Arab Emirates”. Working Paper.

Naidu, Suresh. “Recruitment Restrictions and Labor Markets: Evidence from the Post-Bellum U.S. South,” Journal of Labor Economics.

 

Publications by Dr. William Baah-Boateng

Baah-Boateng, William (2013). “Determinants of Unemployment in Ghana,” African Development Review, Vol. 25, No. 4, 385-399.

Baah-Boateng, William, P. Adjei, and A. D. Oduro (2013). “Determinants of Moonlighting in Ghana: an Empirical Investigation,” African Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 4, No. 2, 176-202.

Baah-Boateng, William (2013). “Human Capital Development: the Case of Education as a Vehicle for Africa’s Economic Transformation,” Legon Journal of International Affairs and Diplomacy (LEJIAD), Vol. 7, No. 1, 31-55.