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Human Development and Public Services: 2006 Publications

Journal Articles
Books
Chapters in Books
Outreach
Working Papers 


Journal Articles

84. Ainsworth, Martha, and Deon P. Filmer. 2006. "Inequalities in Children’s Schooling: AIDS, Orphanhood, Poverty, and Gender." World Development 34(6): 1099–1128.

85. Alderman, Harold H., John Hoddinotty, and Bill Kinsey. 2006. "Long-Term Consequences of Early Childhood Malnutrition." Oxford Economic Papers 58(3): 450–74.

86. Alderman, Harold H., and David Stifel. 2006. "The "Glass of Milk" Subsidy Program and Malnutrition in Peru." World Bank Economic Review 20(3): 421–28.

87. Alderman, Harold H., and Jere Behrman. 2006. "Reducing the Incidence of Low Birth Weight in Low-Income Countries Has Substantial Economic Benefits." World Bank Research Observer 12(1): 25–48.

88. Alderman, Harold H., Hans Hoogeveen, and Mariacristina Rossi. 2006. "Reducing Child Malnutrition in Tanzania: Combined Effects of Income Growth and Program Interventions." Economics and Human Biology 4(1): 1–23.

89. Alderman, Harold H., Joseph Konde-Lule, Isaac Sebuliba, Donald A. P. Bundy, and Andrew Hall. 2006. "Effect on Weight Gain of Routinely Giving Albendazole to Preschool Children during Child Health Days in Uganda: Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial." British Medical Journal 333(122): 1–5.

90. Alderman, Harold H., and Trina S. Haque. 2006. "Countercyclical Safety Nets for the Poor and Vulnerable." Food Policy 31(4): 372–83.

91. Andrabi, Tahir, Jishnu Das, Asim Ijaz Khwaja, and Tristan Zajonc. 2006. "Religious School Enrollment in Pakistan: A Look at the Data." Comparative Education Review 50(3): 446–73.

92. Chaudhury, Nazmul, Jeffrey S. Hammer, Michael Kremer, Karthik Muralidharan, and F. Halsey Rogers. 2006. "Missing in Action: Teacher and Health Worker Absence in Developing Countries." Journal of Economic Perspectives 20(1): 91–116.

93. Das Gupta, Monica, Michele Gragnolati, Caryn Bredenkamp, Yi-Kyoung Lee, and Meera Shekar. 2006. "ICDS and Persistent Undernutrition: Strategies to Enhance the Impact." Economic and Political Weekly 41(12): 1193–1201.

94. Das Gupta, Monica. 2006. "Cultural versus Biological Factors in Explaining Asia’s ‘Missing Women’: Response to Oster." Population and Development Review 32(2): 328–32.

23. Clarke, George R., L. Colin Xu, and Heng-fu Zou. 2006. "Finance and Income Equality: What Do the Data Tell Us?" Southern Economic Journal 72(3): 578–96.

95. de Walque, Damien. 2006. "The Socio-Demographic Legacy of the Khmer Rouge Period in Cambodia." Population Studies 60(2): 223–31.

96. Filmer, Deon P. 2006. "Gender and Wealth Disparities in Schooling: Evidence from 44 Countries." International Journal of Educational Research 43(6): 351–69.

97. Gauri, Varun, and Evan Lieberman. 2006. "Boundary Institutions and HIV/AIDS Policy in Brazil and South Africa." Studies in Comparative International Development 41(3): 47–73.

98. Ghuman, Sharon, Jere R. Behrman, Socorro Gultiano, Graeme Armecin, Isabelita Bas, Paulita Duazo, Elizabeth M. King, and Nanette Lee. 2006. "Early Childhood Development: A Review of Findings from a Longitudinal Study in the Philippines." East Asian Economic Perspectives 17(2): 1–24.

99. Khemani, Stuti. 2006. "Does Delegation of Fiscal Policy to an Independent Agency Make a Difference? Evidence from Intergovernmental Transfers in India." Journal of Development Economics 82(2): 464–84.

100. Khemani, Stuti. 2006. "Local Government Accountability for Health Service Delivery in Nigeria." Journal of African Economies 15(2): 285–312.

101. Loevinsohn, Benjamin, Rathavuth Hong, and Varun Gauri. 2006. "Will More Inputs Improve the Delivery of Health Services? Analysis of District Vaccination Coverage in Pakistan." International Journal of Health Planning and Management 21(1): 1–10.

102. Mu, Ren, Zhehui Luo, and Xiaobo Zhang. 2006. "Famine and Overweight in China." Review of Agricultural Economics 28(3): 296–304.

103. Ravallion, Martin, and Dominique van de Walle. 2006. "Land Reallocation in an Agrarian Transition." The Economic Journal 116(116): 924–42.

104. Reinikka, Ritva S., and Jakob Svensson. 2006. "Using Micro Surveys to Measure and Explain Corruption." World Development 34(2): 359–70.

105. Suryadarma, Daniel, Asep Suryahadi, Sudarno Sumarto, and F. Halsey Rogers. 2006. "Improving Student Performance in Public Primary Schools in Developing Countries: Evidence from Indonesia." Education Economics 14(4): 401–29.


Books

106. Das Gupta, Monica, T.V. Sekher, Shashanka Bhide, and Nazrul Islam. 2006. Public Health and Panchayati Raj Institutions in Karnataka. Bangalore: Institute for Social and Economic Change.

107. Das Gupta, Monica, Michele Gragnolati, Meera Shekar, and Yi-Kyoung Lee. 2006. India’s Undernourished Children: A Call for Reform and Action. Washington, DC: World Bank.

108. Pradhan, Mennon, Vicente B. Paqueo, Elizabeth M. King, Deon P. Filmer, Scott E. Guggenheim, and Anne-Lise Klausen. 2006. Making Services Work for the Poor in Indonesia: Focusing on Achieving Results on the Ground. Jakarta: World Bank.

109. Zou, Heng-Fu, Anwar M. Shah, and Chunli Shen. 2006. Regional Disparities in China. Beijing: The People’s Press.

110. Zou, Heng-Fu. 2006. Studies on Macroeconomics. Beijing: Peking University Press.

Chapters in Books

111. Ahmad, Juniad, Shantayanan Devarajan, and Stuti Khemani. 2006. "Decentralization and Service Delivery." In Handbook of Fiscal Federalism, ed. Ehtisham Ahmad and Giorgio Brosio. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

112. Gauri, Varun. 2006. "Economics and the Right to Basic Services." In The World Bank Legal Review, Volume 2: Law, Equity, and Development, ed. Ana Palacio. Washington, DC: World Bank.

113. Khemani, Stuti. 2006. "The Political Economy of Equalization Transfers." In Fiscal Equalization: Challenges in the Design of Intergovernmental Transfers, ed. Roy Bahl, Jorge Martinez, and Robert Searle. New York: Springer.

114. Rogers, F. Halsey. 2006. "Charting and Sustaining Progress in Income Poverty Reduction." In Global Monitoring Report 2006: Millennium Development Goals: Strengthening Mutual Accountability, Aid, Trade, and Governance. Washington, DC: World Bank.


Outreach

115. Ainsworth, Martha, and Deon P. Filmer. 2006. "Orphanhood, Poverty, and School Enrollment." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, June. Full text

116. Das, Jishnu. 2006. "A New Look at Quality of Medical Care in Low-Income Countries." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, February.
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117. Das, Jishnu, and Jeffrey S. Hammer. 2006. "Money for Nothing: The Dire Straits of Medical Practice in Delhi." World Bank Research Digest 1(1): 1. Full text

118. de Walque, Damien. 2006. "Discordant Couples and HIV/AIDS Transmission in Five African Countries." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, October. Full text

119. Filmer, Deon P, and Norbert Schady. 2006. "Getting Girls into School: Evidence from Cambodia." World Bank Research Digest 1(2, Winter): 3. Full text

120. Goldin, Ian A., F. Halsey Rogers, and Nicholas Stern. 2006. "We Must Tackle Development Problems at the Level of the Economy as a Whole." Boston Review, July/August. Full text

121. Khemani, Stuti. 2006. "In Quest of Institutions that Promote Fiscal Discipline." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, March. Full text

122. King, Elizabeth M., and Harold H. Alderman. 2006. "Investing in Early Childhood Development." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, August. Full text

123. Knack, Stephen. "The Effects of Donor Fragmentation on Bureaucratic Quality in Aid-Recipient Countries." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, November. Full text

124. Knack, Stephen. 2006. "Measuring Corruption: A Critique of Cross-Country Indicators." World Bank Research Digest 1(2, Winter): 6. Full text

125. Wagstaff, Adam. 2006. "Cushioning the Effects of Health Shocks on Households." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, December. Full text

126. Zou, Heng-Fu, and Chunli Shen. 2006. "Fiscal Decentralization in China—Potential Next Steps." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, December. Full text


Working Papers

127. Andrabi, Tahir, Jishnu Das, and Asim Ijaz Khwaja. 2006. "A Dime a Day: The Possibilities and Limits of Private Schooling in Pakistan." Policy Research Working Paper 4066, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

128. Banerjee, Abhijit, Rukmini Banerji, Esther Duflo, Rachel Glennerster, and Stuti Khemani. 2006. "Can Information Campaigns Spark Local Participation and Improve Outcomes? A Study of Primary Education in Uttar Pradesh, India." Policy Research Working Paper 3967, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

129. Das, Jishnu, Priyanka Pandey, and Tristan Zajonc. 2006. "Learning Levels and Gaps in Pakistan." Policy Research Working Paper 4067, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

130. Das, Jishnu, and Thomas Pave Sohnesen. 2006. "Patient Satisfaction, Doctor Effort, and Interview Location: Evidence from Paraguay." Policy Research Working Paper 4086, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

131. de Walque, Damien. 2006. "Discordant Couples: HIV Infection among Couples in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, and Tanzania." Policy Research Working Paper 3956, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

132. de Walque, Damien. 2006. "Who gets AIDS and How? The Determinants of HIV Infection and Sexual Behaviors in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, and Tanzania." Policy Research Working Paper 3844, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

133. Eggleston, Karen, Li Ling, Meng Qingyue, Magnus Lindelow, and Adam Wagstaff. 2006. "Health Service Delivery in China: A Literature Review." Policy Research Working Paper 3978, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

134. Filmer, Deon P., and Norbert Schady. 2006. "Getting Girls into School: Evidence from a Scholarship Program in Cambodia." Policy Research Working Paper 3910, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

135. Graeme, Armecin, Jere Behrman, Paulita Duazo, Sharon Ghuman, Socorro Gultiano, Elizabeth M. King, and Nanette Lee. 2006. "Early Childhood Development through an Integrated Program: Evidence from the Philippines." Policy Research Working Paper 3922, World Bank, Washington, DC.
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136. Knack, Stephen. 2006. "Measuring Corruption in Eastern Europe and Central Asia: A Critique of Cross-Country Indicators." Policy Research Working Paper 3968, World Bank, Washington, DC.
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137. Schady, Norbert. 2006. "Early Childhood Development in Latin America and the Caribbean." Policy Research Working Paper 3869, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

138. Schady, Norbert, and M. Caridad Araujo. 2006. "Cash Transfers, Conditions, School Enrollment, and Child Work: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Ecuador." Policy Research Working Paper 3930, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

139. van de Walle, Dominique, and Martin Ravallion. 2006. "Does Rising Landlessness Signal Success or Failure for Vietnam’s Agrarian Transition?" Policy Research Working Paper 3871, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text




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