Berichte, Policy-Artikel und kleinere Beiträge

2014

How to Use Climate Finance, Policy Perspectives 2(5), Center for Security Studies (CSS), ETH Zurich, Zurich 2014 (with Mark Daniel Jäger and Axel Michaelowa).

2013

ICT als Beschäftigungsmotor in Entwicklungsländern? (ICT as an Engine of Employment in Developing Countries), in: Neue Herausforderungen für Beschäftigung in Entwicklungsländern (New Challenges for Employment in Developing Countries), DIW Vierteljahresheft (with Franziska Spörri, forthcoming)

2011

Why is two better than one? Some comments on cooperation and competition between the World Bank and the IMF [Comment on Marchesi and Sitori (2011): Is two better than one? The effects of IMF and World Bank interaction on growth], in: Review of International Organizations Vol. 6, No. 3-4, 2011, pp. 461-467

Evaluation of SDC’s Vocational Skills Development Activities, report on behalf of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Berne 2011 (with Markus Maurer, Rolf Arnold, Philipp Gonon and Uwe Wieckenberg)

2010

Private Intervention in Education: Private Schools and Public-Private Partnerships in African Education, study on behalf of Jacobs Foundation, Zurich 2010 (with David Zumbach and Sebastian Fehrler)

Methodology to Measure Progress Towards In-Country Division of Labor (with country-case studies for Burkina Faso and Vietnam), report on behalf of the GTZ, Zurich 2010 (with Axel Dreher)

2009

Struck by Crisis, in: Development and Cooperation Vol. 36, No. 7-8, 2009, pp. 291-293 (with Jean Bourdon)

Education Marginalization in Sub-Saharan Africa, background study for the UNESCO 2010 Education for All Global Monitoring Report, Zurich 2009 (with Sebastian Fehrler)

2007

Aid Effectiveness in Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Education, background study for the UNESCO 2007 Education for All Global Monitoring Report, Zurich 2007 (with Anke Weber)

2006

Grundbildung in Malawi: Neuere Entwicklungen der Sektorpolitik, realistische Handlungsperspektiven und Vorschläge für ein gestuftes Monitoringsystem (Basic Education in Malawi: Recent Developments of the Sector Policy, Perspectives for Action and Suggestions for a Stepwise Monitoring System), Study commissioned by KfW Entwicklungsbank, HWWI Policy Paper No. 2-1, Hamburg 2006 (with Annika Wechtler)

The Cost-Effectiveness of Inputs in Primary Education: Insights from the Literature and Recent Student Surveys for Sub-Saharan Africa, Study commisioned by the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), ADEA Working Document, Paris 2006 (with Annika Wechtler)

2004

Quality and Equity of Learning Outcomes in Francophone Africa, background study for the UNESCO 2004 Education for All Global Monitoring Report, Hamburg 2004

2003

Determinants of Primary Education Quality: What can we learn from PASEC for francophone Sub-Saharan Africa?, background paper for the ADEA study: The Challenge of Learning: Improving the Quality of Basic Education in Sub-Saharan Africa, Paris 2003

Microfinance als ein Geflecht von Anreizproblemen (Microfinance as a Network of Incentive Problems) (a comment on R.H. Schmidt und I. Tschach), in: Heinz Ahrens (ed.): Neuere Ansätze der theoretischen und empirischen Entwicklungsforschung, Schriften des Vereins für Socialpolitik (publication series of the German Economic Association), Vol. 297, Duncker and Humblot, Berlin 2003, pp. 75-84

2000

Dépenses d’éducation, qualité de l’éducation et pauvreté – l’exemple de cinq pays d’Afrique francophone (Educational Expenditure, Education Quality and Poverty – Evidence for Five Francophone African Countries), OECD Development Centre Technical Paper No. 157, Paris 2000

1999

Wissensakkumulation, endogenes Wachstum und Implikationen für Entwicklungstheorie und -politik, Korreferat zu Uwe Walz (Accumulation of Knowledge, Endogenous Growth and Implications for Development Theory and Policy, a comment on Uwe Walz), in: Renate Schubert (ed.): Neue Wachstums- und Außenhandelstheorie – Implikationen für die Entwicklungstheorie und –politik (New Growth and International Trade Theory – Implications for Development Theory and Policy), Schriften des Vereins für Socialpolitik (publication series of the German Economic Association), Vol. 269, Berlin 1999, pp. 83-89

1996

Der seidene (Handels-) Faden - Multifaserabkommen, GATT, WTO (The Silken Thread of Trade - Multi-Fibre-Agreement, GATT, WTO), in: Politische Ökologie No. 45, 1996, pp. 49-53 (with Axel Michaelowa)