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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 31 Citations 18,858 65 World Ranking 1860 National Ranking 1109

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Poverty
  • Economic growth
  • Developing country

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Socioeconomic status, Developing country, Socioeconomics, Poverty and Household income. His work on Socioeconomic status is being expanded to include thematically relevant topics such as Educational attainment. As part of his studies on Poverty, he often connects relevant subjects like Demographic economics.

Deon Filmer has researched Demographic economics in several fields, including Disability and poverty, Multiple disabilities and Child with disability. Many of his Household income research pursuits overlap with Proxy, Index, Asset, Econometrics and Labour economics. His Econometrics research includes themes of Durable good, Per capita and Head of Household.

His most cited work include:

  • Estimating Wealth Effects Without Expenditure Data—Or Tears: An Application to Educational Enrollments in States of India (4205 citations)
  • Estimating Wealth Effects without Expenditure Data or Tears: With an Application to Educational Enrollments in States of India (1766 citations)
  • World Development Report 2004 : making services work for poor people (1130 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Poverty, Developing country, Demographic economics, Economic growth and Socioeconomic status. His studies deal with areas such as Developmental psychology, Early childhood, Human development and Human capital as well as Poverty. His Child mortality study in the realm of Developing country connects with subjects such as Geography.

His studies in Demographic economics integrate themes in fields like Conditional cash transfer, Cash transfers, Cash, Secondary education and Primary education. His Economic growth research incorporates elements of Public sector and Public economics. His study in Socioeconomic status is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Scholarship, Socioeconomics and Educational attainment.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Poverty (19.54%)
  • Developing country (19.54%)
  • Demographic economics (18.97%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Human capital (11.49%)
  • Demographic economics (18.97%)
  • Psychological intervention (9.20%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Deon Filmer focuses on Human capital, Demographic economics, Psychological intervention, Mathematics education and Incentive. His Human capital study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Test score, Human development and Finance. His Demographic economics study incorporates themes from Secondary education, Scholarship, Educational attainment, Cash transfers and Incentive program.

His research in Educational attainment intersects with topics in Socioeconomic status and Socioemotional selectivity theory. His work on Content knowledge as part of general Mathematics education study is frequently connected to Service delivery framework, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them. His Poverty research is included under the broader classification of Economic growth.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • World Development Report 2018 : Learning to Realize Education's Promise (76 citations)
  • Enrollment without Learning: Teacher Effort, Knowledge, and Skill in Primary Schools in Africa (35 citations)
  • Learning to realize education's promise (15 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Poverty
  • Economic growth
  • Microeconomics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Demographic economics, Human capital, Psychological intervention, Primary education and Mathematics education. His Demographic economics study combines topics in areas such as Cash transfers, Per capita, Educational attainment and Secondary education. His studies examine the connections between Human capital and genetics, as well as such issues in Test score, with regards to Actuarial science and Incentive.

The various areas that he examines in his Primary education study include Learning environment, Lesson plan and Curriculum. His research investigates the connection with Early childhood and areas like Cohort which intersect with concerns in Poverty. His Poverty research is classified as research in Economic growth.

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Best Publications

Estimating Wealth Effects Without Expenditure Data—Or Tears: An Application to Educational Enrollments in States of India

Deon Filmer;Lant H. Pritchett.
Demography (2001)

6806 Citations

Estimating Wealth Effects without Expenditure Data or Tears: With an Application to Educational Enrollments in States of India

Deon Filmer;Lant Pritchett;Lant Pritchett.
Social Science Research Network (1998)

3451 Citations

World Development Report 2004 : making services work for poor people

Lant Pritchett;Ritva Reinikka;Shantayanan Devarajan;Deon Filmer.
(2003)

1130 Citations

The effect of household wealth on educational attainment: evidence from 35 countries.

Deon Filmer;Lant Pritchett.
Population and Development Review (1999)

1109 Citations

The impact of public spending on health: does money matter?

Deon Filmer;Lant Pritchett.
Social Science & Medicine (1999)

907 Citations

Making Schools Work: New Evidence on Accountability Reforms

Barbara Bruns;Deon Filmer;Harry Anthony Patrinos.
(2011)

595 Citations

Disability, Poverty, and Schooling in Developing Countries: Results from 14 Household Surveys

Deon Filmer.
The World Bank Economic Review (2005)

534 Citations

Weak links in the chain: A diagnosis of health policy in poor countries

Deon Filmer;Jeffrey S. Hammer;Lant H. Pritchett.
World Bank Research Observer (2000)

510 Citations

Child mortality and public spending on health: how much does money matter?

Deon Filmer;Lant Pritchett.
Research Papers in Economics (1997)

504 Citations

Assessing Asset Indices

Deon Filmer;Kinnon Scott.
Demography (2008)

501 Citations

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