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2014

Working toward Better Pay: Earning Dynamics in Ghana and Tanzania
Paolo Falco, Andrew Kerr, Pierella Paci, and Bob Rijkers
A World Bank Study.
Washington, DC: Washington, DC, May 2014
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Universal Health Coverage 2014

Monitoring Progress Towards Universal Health Coverage at Country and Global Levels: Framework, Measures and Targets
Ties Boerma, David Evans, Marie-Paule Kieny, Patrick Eozenou, Tim Evans, and Adam Wagstaff
World Health Organization and International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank, May 2014
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Inequality in the Arab Republic of Egypt: Facts and Perceptions across People, Time, and Space
Paolo Verme, Branko Milanovic, Sherine Al-Shawarby, Sahar El Tawila, May Gadallah and Enas Ali A.El-Majeed
Washington, DC: World Bank, April 2014
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Analyzing Food Security Using Household Survey Data: Streamlined Analysis with ADePT Software 
Ana Moltedo, Nathalie Troubat, Michael Lokshin, Zurab Sajaia 
Washington, DC: World Bank, April 2014
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Right to Work? Assessing India's Employment Guarantee Scheme in Bihar
Puja Dutta, Rinku Murgai, Martin Ravallion, and Dominique van de Walle
Washington, DC: World Bank, February 2014
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Youth Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa
Deon Filmer
and Louise Fox
Washington, DC: World Bank, January 2014
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2013
  

Sustaining Trade Reform: Institutional Lessons from Argentina and Peru
By Elias A. Baracat, J. Michael Finger, Raúl León Thorne, Julio J. Nogués
Washington, DC: World Bank, August 2013
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  Enterprising Women: Expanding Economic Opportunities in Africa
By Mary Hallward-Driemeier
Washington, DC: World Bank, June 2013
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The Pirates of Somalia: Ending the Threat, Rebuilding a Nation
By Quy-Toan Do
Washington DC ; World Bank, May 2013
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Book Cover Clean Development Mechanism 2013

The Clean Development Mechanism: An Early History of Unanticipated Outcomes
By Ariel Dinar, Donald F. Larson, and Shaikh M. Rahman
Singapore: World Scientific, May 2013
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A Unified Approach to Measuring Poverty and Inequality: Theory and Practice
By James Foster, Suman Seth, Michael Lokshin, Zurab Sajaia
World Bank Training Series
Washington, DC: World Bank, May 2013
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Growing Green: The Economic Benefits of Climate Action
By Uwe Deichmann and Fan Zhang
Europe and Central Asia Report
Washington, DC: World Bank, April 2013
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2012
Book Greenprint TI 2012

Greenprint: A New Approach to Cooperation on Climate Change
By Arvind Subramanian and Aaditya Mattoo
Washington, DC: Center for Global Development (December 2012)
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Bk Cov Economic Mobility 2012Economic Mobility and the Rise of the Latin American Middle Class
By Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Julian Messina, Jamele Rigolini, Luis Felipe Lopez-Calva, Maria Ana Lugo, Renos Vakis, Luis Felipe Lopez-Calva
Latin America and Caribbean Studies
Washington, DC: World Bank, November 2012
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Bk Cov Eurasian Cities 2012Eurasian Cities: New Realities along the Silk Road
By Souleymane Coulibaly, Uwe Deichmann, William R. Dillinger, Marcel Ionescu-Heroiu, Ioannis N. Kessides, Charles Kunaka, Daniel Saslavsky
Eastern Europe and Central Asia Reports
Washington, DC: World Bank (September 2012).
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Pathways to African Export Sustainability
By Paul Brenton, Olivier Cadot, and Martha Denisse Pierola
Directions in Development
Washington, DC: World Bank (July 2012).
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Seasonal Hunger and Public Policies: Evidence from Northwest Bangladesh
By Shahidur R. Khandker and Wahiduddin Mahmud
Directions in Development.
Washington, DC: World Bank (July 2012).
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Does What You Export Matter? In Search of Empirical Guidance for Industrial Policies 
By Daniel Lederman and William Maloney
Latin American Development Forum
Washington, DC: World Bank (2012).
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Book Cover Financial Development in Latin Amer 2011

Financial Development in Latin America and the Caribbean: The Road Ahead
By Sergio Schmukler, Augusto de la Torre, and Alain Ize
Washington, DC: World Bank (2012).
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The Elderly and Old Age Support in Rural China 
By Fang Cai, John Giles, Philip O'Keefe, and Dewen Wang
Directions in Development
Washington, DC: World Bank (2012).
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The Land Governance Assessment Framework: Identifying and Monitoring Good Practice in the Land Sector
By Klaus Deininger, Harris Selod, Anthony Burns
Washington, DC: World Bank (2012).
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2011

Assessing Sector Performance and Inequality in Education
By Emilio Porta, Gustavo Arcia, Kevin Macdonald, Sergiy Radyakin, and Michael Lokshin
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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Connecting Landlocked Developing Countries to Markets: Trade Corridors in the 21st Century
By Jean-Francois Arvis, Graham Smith, Robin Carruthers, Christopher Willoughby
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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Book cover Contesting Development Woolcock 2011Contesting Development: Participatory Projects and Local Conflict Dynamics in Indonesia
By Patrick Barron, Rachael Diprose, and Michael Woolcock
Yale University Press (2011).
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Book Cover Health Equity and Financial Protection 2011

Health Equity and Financial Protection: Streamlined Analysis with ADePT Software 
By Adam Wagstaff, Marcel Bilger, Zurab Sajaia, and Michael Lokshin

Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).

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  Leveraging Migration for Africa: Remittances, Skills, and Investments
By Dilip Ratha, Sanket Mohapatra, Caglar Ozden, Sonia Plaza, William Shaw, Abede Shimeles

Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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Book cover India's Health 2011

India's Health Insurance Scheme for the Poor: Evidence from the Early Experience of the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana
By Robert J. Palacios, Jishnu Das, and Changqing Sun
New Delhi: Centre for Policy Research (2011).
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Cover Making Schools Work BK 2011

Making Schools Work: New Evidence on Accountability Reforms
By Barbara Bruns, Deon Filmer, and Harry Anthony Patrinos
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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The Haves and the Have-Nots: A Brief and Idiosyncratic History of Global Inequality
By Branko Milanovic
New York: Basic Books (2011).
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Rising Interest in Farm Land 2011

Rising Global Interest in Farmland: Can it Yield Sustainable and Equitable Benefits? 

By Klaus W. Deininger, Derek Byerlee, Jonathan Lindsay, Andrew Norton, Harris Selod, and Mercedes Stickler
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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book cover supply chains 2011Special Economic Zones in Africa: Comparing Performance and Learning from Global Experiences
By Thomas Farole
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011)
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book cover supply chains 2011Supply Chains in Export Agriculture, Competition, and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa
By Guido Porto, Nicolas M Depetris Chauvin, and Marcelo Olarreaga
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011)
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Book Cover Changing Wealth of Nations 2011

The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium
By Glenn-Marie Lange, Kirk E. Hamilton, Giovanni Ruta, Lopa Chakraborti, Deval Desai, Bram Edens, Susana Ferreira, Barbara Fraumeni, Michael Jarvis, William Kingsmill, and Haizheng Li
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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Book Cover Land Governance AssessmentFramework 2011

The Land Governance Assessment Framework: Identifying and Monitoring Good Practice in the Land Sector 
By Klaus W. Deininger, Harris Selod, and Anthony Burns
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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Book Cover Trends in Corruption and Regulatory Burden 2011

Trends in Corruption and Regulatory Burden in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 

By Stephen Knack and Gregory Kisunko 
Washington, DC: World Bank (2011).
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 2010 

Carletto, Calogero, Benjamin Davis and Paul Winters, eds. 2010. Migration, Transfers and Economic Decision Making among Agricultural Households. Oxon, UK: Routledge.

Rokx, Claudia, John T.Giles, Elan Satriawan, Puti Marzoeki, and Pandu Harimurti. 2010. New Insights into the Provision of Health Services in Indonesia: A Health Work Force Study. Directions in Development. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Khandker, Shahidur R., Hussain A. Samad, and Gayatri B. Koolwal. 2010. Handbook on Impact Evaluation: Quantitative Methods and Practices. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Hentschel, J., M. Aran, R. Can, F. H. G. Ferreira, J. Gignoux and A. Uraz. 2010. Life Chances in Turkey: Expanding Opportunities for the Next Generation. Washington. DC: World Bank.
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Klapper, Leora, and Inessa Love, with Elena Cirmizi, Caroline Giraud, and Douglas Randall. 2010. Entrepreneurial Snapshots 2010: Measuring the Impact of the Financial Crisis on New Business Registration. Washington, DC: World Bank. 
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2009

Bhattasali, Deepak, Mary Hallward-Driemeier, and Yue Li. 2009. The Ease of Doing Business in APEC: The Impact of Regulatory Reforms. Prepared by the World Bank for APEC Economic Committee. Singapore: APEC.
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Fiszbein, Ariel, and Norbert Schady, with Francisco H.G. Ferreira,Margaret Grosh, Nial Kelleher, Pedro Olinto, and Emmanuel Skoufias. 2009. Conditional Cash Transfers for Attacking Present and Future Poverty. A Policy Research Report. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Khandker, Shahidur, and Joanathan Haughton. 2009. Handbook on Poverty and Inequality. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Lieberman, Samuel S., and Adam Wagstaff. 2009. Health Financing and Delivery in Vietnam: Looking Forward. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Mendelsohn, Robert, and Ariel Dinar. 2009. Climate Change and Agriculture: An Economic Analysis of Global Impacts, Adaptation and Distributional Effects. Northhampton, MA: Edward Elger.
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Wagstaff, Adam, Magnus Lindelow, Sharon Wang, and Shuo Zhang. 2009. Reforming China’s Rural Health System. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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Yusuf, Shahid, with Angus Deaton, Kemal Derviş,William Easterly, Takatoshi Ito,and Joseph E. Stiglitz. 2009. Development Economics through the Decades: A Critical Look at 30 Years of the World Development Report. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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2008 Books

Dang, Hai-Anh. 2008. Private Tutoring in Vietnam. Saarbrucken. VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller Publishing House.
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O’Donnell, Owen, Eddy Van Doorslaer, Adam Wagstaff, and Magnus Lindelow. 2008. Analyzing Health Equity Using Household Survey Data A Guide to Techniques and Their Implementation. World Bank.
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Paes De Barros, Ricardo, Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Jose R. Molinas Vega, and Jaime Saavedra. 2008. Measuring Inequality of Opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean. World Bank.
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Ravallion, Martin
, and Dominique van de Walle. 2008. Land in Transition: Reform and Poverty in Rural Vietnam. Washington, DC: Palgrave Macmillan.
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