"Producing Knowledge for Development: Research at the World Bank," in: Global Governance, A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations, vol. 13(4), Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2007
"Governance and Poverty," Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, Volume 38, No.4, pp. 293-314, December 1999.
Governance, Decentralization and Reform in China, India and Russia, J. Dethier (ed.), Kluwer Academic Publishers. Dordrecht/Boston/London. 2000.
Trade, Exchange Rates and Agricultural Pricing Policies in Egypt, two volumes, published by the World Bank, Washington, 1989.
Chapters in Books
Public Finance Reform during the Transition. The Experience of Hungary. J. Dethier and L. Bokros (eds.), A World Bank Publication, 1998.
"Price Interventions in Agriculture in Egypt, 1960-85," in The Political Economy of Agricultural Pricing Policies. Case Studies, A. Krueger, M. Schiff and A. Valdès (eds.), Johns Hopkins University Press. 1991.
“Aid Effectiveness: What can we know? What should we do? What may we hope?” presented at a seminar at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington D.C., March 12, 2008
"Development and Aid Effectiveness — Where do we stand ?" Paper presented at the Munk Graduate Conference on Alternative Approaches to Development in Asia, University of Toronto, Toronto, April 13, 2007
"Governance, Decentralization and Public Goods: Evidence from China, India and Russia," Paper presented at the First Global Development Network Conference, Bonn, December 5-8, 1999.
"Constitutional Rights and The Reform of Social Entitlements in Hungary," (with T. Shapiro), Paper presented at the 29th National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies, Seattle, November 22, 1997.
Technological Innovation in Agriculture. The Political Economy of its Rate and Bias, with Alain de Janvry, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Study Paper No. 1. Washington, 1985.
Updated Versions of Working Papers:
"Does democracy facilitate the economic transition? An empirical study of Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union" with H. Ghanem and E. Zoli, Journal for Institutional Innovation, Development and Transition, vol. 3, pp.15-30, 1999. (Also World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 2194)
"Structural Adjustment and Agriculture," Finance and Development, vol. 26, No.4, Dec. 1989.