Saqib Jafarey

Saqib Jafarey is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Liverpool. He has a PhD from New York University. His research interests are in development economics and macroeconomics. His articles have appeared in Journal of Development Economics, Economic Letters and Journal of Economic Theory.

Papers Published in World Economics:

Child Labour

The purpose of this paper is to pull together the emerging theoretical and empirical literature on the economics of child labour, and to draw out the underlying commonalities between various contributions in this field. In doing so, the authors also identify various policy options and their relative merits.

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