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Cash transfers
Project meeting
Cash Plus final meeting
28 July 2021
Lusaka, Zambia
Past event
Working Paper
Cash grants to manufacturers after Cyclone Idai: RCT evidence from Mozambique

In March 2019, Cyclone Idai hit central Mozambique and caused widespread damage, including businesses in the enterprise sector...

Firms Manufacturing Natural disasters
Book Chapter
The politics of promoting social cash transfers in Zambia

From the book: The Politics of Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa

Cash transfers Ideas Political settlements
Book Chapter
Policy diffusion, domestic politics, and social assistance in Lesotho, 1998-2012

From the book: The Politics of Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa

Lesotho policy diffusion Cash transfers
Working Paper
Winning or buying hearts and minds?: Cash transfers and political attitudes in Pakistan

This paper studies how household-level receipts of cash transfers affect political attitudes in Pakistan. The paper exploits the locally exogenous eligibility cut-off of the flagship Benazir Income Support Programme to estimate causal effects...

Social protection Political attitudes Cash transfers
Annual Lecture
Interventions against poverty in poor places Poverty Social protection Cash transfers
Working Paper
The politics of scaling up social protection in Kenya

Literature on social protection in Kenya shows progress in implementation of cash transfers but not the social health insurance scheme...

Kenya Social protection Cash transfers
Working Paper
Are there different spillover effects from cash transfers to men and women?: Impacts on investments in education in post-war Uganda

This paper looks at the spillover effects of grants under the Youth Opportunities Programme (YOP) on human capital investments in conflict-affected Northern Uganda...

Cash transfers Spillover effects Household consumption
Working Paper
The politics of promoting social protection in Zambia

This paper examines the rise of the social protection agenda in Zambia, and demonstrates that this has two alternative drivers: shifting dynamics within Zambia’s political settlement and the promotional efforts of a transnational policy coaliti...

Cash transfers Ideas Political settlements
Working Paper
Policy diffusion, domestic politics and social assistance in Lesotho, 1998–2012

Lesotho is a small Southern African country that has introduced two national cash transfer programmes, the Old Age Pension and the Child Grant Programme...

Lesotho policy diffusion Cash transfers
Working Paper
Cash transfers in Latin America: Effects on poverty and redistribution

In this paper, we present comparative evidence for eight Latin American countries regarding design and effects of cash transfers (CTs)...

Cash transfers Child poverty Inequality
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