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We look back at our key achievements over 2021 and highlight our recent contributions to the data revolution, SDG 8 (Decent work and economic growth) and SDG 16 (Peace, justice and strong institutions). Read more
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Working PaperAre the effects of terrorism short-lived?
Numerous studies demonstrate that terrorism causes strong public reactions immediately after the attack, with important implications for democratic institutions and individual well-being. Yet, are these effects short-lived?...Terrorism Risk Risk attitudes
Working PaperProgress and stagnation in the livelihood of informal workers in an emerging economy: Long-term evidence from Indonesia
We use long-spanning individual longitudinal data to examine the long-term labour market outcomes of low-tier informal workers...Earnings Indonesia Informal sector
Book ChapterForced migration and attitudes towards domestic violence: Evidence from Turkey
From the book: Towards Gender Equity in DevelopmentForced migration Domestic violence Long-run effects
Working PaperForced migration and attitudes towards domestic violence: Evidence from Turkey
I explore the long-term effects of internal displacement caused by the Kurdish-Turkish conflict on women’s attitudes towards domestic violence...Forced migration Domestic violence Long-run effects