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The Value of Early-Career Skills
(Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2023-02)
We develop novel measures of early-career skills that are more detailed, comprehensive, and labor-market-relevant than existing skill proxies. We exploit that skill requirements of apprenticeships in Germany are codified ...
Growth Diagnostics and Competitiveness Study of the Manufacturing Sector in Tanzania
(Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2023-06)
Tanzania’s manufacturing puzzles (and frustrations) seem to be a natural outcome of their policy choice. The Tanzanian economy experienced a significant acceleration over two decades, growing at a compounded annual growth ...
Economic Costs of Friend-Shoring
(Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2022-09)
Geo-political tensions and disruptions to global value chains have led policymakers to reevaluate their approach to globalisation. Many countries are considering regionalisation and friend-shoring – trading primarily with ...