Filmer, Deon

Human Development Unit, Development Research Group, The World Bank

Biography

Deon Filmer works on issues of youth employment and skills, service delivery and the study of policies and programs to improve human development outcomes.  His research spans the areas of education, health, social protection, and poverty and inequality. Publications include articles on the impact of demand-side programs on schooling outcomes; the roles of poverty, gender, orphanhood, and disability in explaining education inequalities; the determinants of effective service delivery and the evaluation of interventions aimed ...