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Sustainable Rural and Urban Development: 2006 Publications

Journal Articles
Books
Chapters in Books
Datasets
Outreach
Working Papers 

Journal Articles

273. Balk, Deborah.L., Uwe Deichmann, Greg Yetman, Francesca Pozzi, Simon I. Hay, and Andrew Nelson. 2006. "Determining Global Population Distribution: Methods, Applications and Data." Advances in Parasitology 62(1): 119–56.

274. Buys, Piet, Kenneth M. Chomitz, Susmita Dasgupta, Uwe Deichmann, Bjorn Larsen, Craig Meisner, Jostein Nygard, Kiran Pandey, Nat Pinnoi, and David Wheeler. 2006. "The Economics of Decentralized Poverty-Environment Programs: An Application for Lao PDR." Journal of Policy Modeling 28(7): 811–24.

275. Chomitz, Kenneth M., Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca, Keith Alger, David M. Stoms, Miro Honzák, E. Charlotte Landau, Timothy S. Thomas, W. Wayt Thomas, and Frank Davis. 2006. "Viable Reserve Networks Arise from Individual Landholder Responses to Conservation Incentives." Ecology and Society 11(2). Full text

276. Considine, Timothy J., and Donald F. Larson. 2006. "The Environment as a Factor of Production." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 52(3): 645–62.

277. Cropper, Maureen, Anna Alberini, Alan Krupnick, and Nathalie Simon. 2006. "Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: Does Latency Matter?" Journal of Risk and Uncertainty 32(3): 231–45.

278. Dasgupta, Susmita, Craig Meisner, and Mainul Huq. 2006. "A Pinch or a Pint? Evidence of Pesticide Overuse in Bangladesh." Journal of Agricultural Economics 58(1): 91–114.

279. Dasgupta, Susmita, Mainul Huq, M. Khaliquzzaman, Kiran Pandey, and David Wheeler. 2006. "Who Suffers from Indoor Air Pollution: Evidence from Bangladesh." Health Policy and Planning 21(6): 444–58.

280. Dasgupta, Susmita, Kirk Hamilton, Kiran Pandey, and David Wheeler. 2006. "Air Pollution during Growth: Accounting for Governance and Vulnerability."World Development 34(9): 1597–1611.

281. Dasgupta, Susmita, Craig Meisner, and N. Mamingi. 2006. "Pesticide Traders Perception of Health Risks: Evidence from Bangladesh." Asian-African Journal of Economics and Econometrics 6(1): 71–86.

282. Dasgupta, Susmita, J. H. Hong, Benoit Laplante, and Nlandu Mamingi. 2006. "Disclosure of Environmental Violations and Stock Market in the Republic of Korea." Ecological Economics 58(4): 759–77.

283. Deininger, Klaus, and Raffaella Castagnini. 2006. "Incidence and Impact of Land Conflict in Uganda." Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 60(3): 321–45.

284. Deininger, Klaus, and Songqing Jin. 2006. "Tenure Security and Land-Related Investment: Evidence from Ethiopia." European Economic Review 50(5): 1245–77.

285. Feder, Gershon, and Sara Savastano. 2006. "The Role of Opinion Leaders in the Diffusion of New Knowledge: The Case of Integrated Pest Management." World Development 34(7): 1287–1300.

286. Lall, Somik V., Ajay Suri, and Uwe Deichmann. 2006. "Household Savings and Residential Mobility in Informal Settlements in Bhopal India." Urban Studies 43(7): 1025–39.

287. Lall, Somik V., and Uwe Deichmann. 2006. "Fiscal and Distribution Implications of Property Tax Reforms in Indian Cities." Economic and Political Weekly 41(29): 3209–20.

288. Larson, Donald F., and Mauricio Leon. 2006. "How Endowments, Accumulations, and Choice Determine the Geography of Agricultural Productivity in Ecuador." World Bank Economic Review 20(3): 449–71.

289. Pitt, Mark, Shahidur R. Khandker, and Jennifer Cartwright. 2006. "Empowering Women with Microfinance: Evidence from Bangladesh." Economic Development and Cultural Change 54(4): 791–831.

290. Wheeler, David. 2006. "Review: Trade and the Environment: Theory and Evidence." Economic Development and Cultural Change 54(2): 528–31.

291. Wheeler, David, Susmita Dasgupta, Mainul Huq, M. Khaliquzzaman, and Kiran Pandey. 2006. "Indoor Air Quality for Poor Families: Evidence from Bangladesh." Indoor Air 6(6): 426–444.


Books

292. Chomitz, Kenneth. M., with Piet Buys, Giacomo de Luca, Timothy S. Thomas, and Sheila Wertz-Kanounnikoff. 2006. At Loggerheads? Agricultural Expansion, Poverty Reduction, and Environment in the Tropical Forests. Washington, DC: World Bank.


Chapters in Books

293. Anderson, Jock R., Gershon Feder, and Sushma Ganguly. 2006. "The Rise and Fall of Training and Visit Extension: An Asian Mini-Drama with an African Epilogue." In Changing Roles of Agricultural Extension in Asian Nations, ed. A. W. Van den Ban and R.K. Samanta. New Delhi: B.R. Publishing Corporation.

294. Cropper, Maureen L., Christine Poulos, Julian Lampietti, Dale Whittington, and Mjtiku Haile. 2006. "The Demand for Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Nets." In The Handbook of Contingent Valuation, ed. J. Kahn and A. Alberini. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar

295. Dasgupta, Susmita, Hua Wang, and David Wheeler. 2006/2007. "Disclosure Strategies for Pollution Control." In International Yearbook of Environmental and Resource Economics, ed. Tom Tietenberg and Henk Folmer. Cheltenham, U.K: Edward Elgar.

296. Lall, Somik V. 2006. "Improving Lives of Slum Dwellers: Challenges and Strategies." In Handbook of Urban Sustainability, ed. N. Munier. Berlin: Springer Verlag.

297. Larson, Donald F. 2006. "Measuring the Efficiency of Food Markets: The Case of Nicaragua." In Agricultural Commodity Markets and Trade: New Approaches to Analyzing Market Structure and Instability, ed. Alexander Sarris and David Hallam. Rome: FAO; Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

298. Lecocq, Franck, and Zmarak Shalizi. 2006. "Will the Kyoto Protocol Affect Growth in Russia?" In Trade Policy and WTO Accession for Economic Development in Russia and the CIS: A Handbook, ed. David Tarr. Moscow: Ves Mir.

299. Wheeler, David, and Sheoli Pargal. 2006. "Informal Regulation of Industrial Pollution in Developing Countries: Evidence from Indonesia." In Regulation, ed. Thomas P. Lyon. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.


Datasets

300. Pesticide Use in Developing Countries. New in 2006: Pesticide Traders and Pesticide Use (Bangladesh) and Socio-economics of Pesticide Use and Health Effects (Vietnam)
Website: http://go.worldbank.org/HYKF8Z4S90

301. Cleaner Production Alternative. New in 2006: Integrated Pest Management (Bangladesh).
Website: http://go.worldbank.org/Y0AY884FR0


Outreach

302. Capoor, Karan, and Philippe Ambrosi. 2006. "State and Trends of the Carbon Markets 2006." Update 3Q’06". Carbon Finance Unit, World Bank, Washington, DC, May. Full text

303. Capoor, Karan, and Philippe Ambrosi. 2006. "State and Trends of the Carbon Markets 2006." Carbon Finance Unit, World Bank, Washington, DC, October. Full text

304. Chomitz, Kenneth M. 2006. "TAMARIN: A Planning Support System for Designing and Evaluating Conservation Strategies." Tamarin Model. The World Bank, Conservation International, and U.C. Santa Barbara. Full text

305. Dasgupta, Susmita, Hua Wang, and David R. Wheeler. 2006. "Public Disclosure: A Tool for Controlling Pollution." World Bank Research Digest 1(1, Fall): 7. Full text

306. Deichmann, Uwe, Piet Buys, and David R. Wheeler. 2006. "Road Upgrading and Trade Expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa." Research Brief (online), Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, December. Full text

307. Feder, Gershon, and Sara Savastano. 2006. "Diffusing New Knowledge among Farmers: The Role of Opinion Leaders." World Bank Research Digest 1(2, Winter) 4. Full text

308. Lall, Somik V. 2006. "Infrastructure and Regional Growth in India." World Bank Research Digest 1(2,Winter): 5. Full text


Working Papers

309. Anderson, Jock R., and Gershon Feder. 2006. "The Rise and Fall of Training and Visit Extension: An Asian Mini-drama with an African Epilogue." Policy Research Working Paper 3928, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

310. Buys, Piet, Uwe Deichmann, and David Wheeler. 2006. "Road Network Upgrading and Overland Trade Expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa." Policy Research Working Paper 4097, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

311. Carvalho, Alexandre, Somik V. Lall, and Christopher Timmins. 2006. "Regional Subsidies and Industrial Prospects of Lagging Regions." Policy Research Working Paper 3843, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

312. Cropper, Maureen L., Akie Takeuchi, and Antonio Bento. 2006. "The Welfare Effects of Slum Improvement Programs: The Case of Mumbai." Policy Research Working Paper 3852, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

313. Cropper, Maureen L., Soma Bhattacharya, and Anna Alberini. 2006. "The Value of Mortality Risk Reductions in Delhi, India." Policy Research Working Paper 3995, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

314. Cropper, Maureen L., Akie Takeuchi, and Antonio Bento. 2006. "The Impact of Policies to Control Motor Vehicle Emissions in Mumbai, India." Policy Research Working Paper 4059, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

315. Dasgupta, Susmita, Nlandu Mamingi, Benoit Laplante, and J. H. Hong. 2006. "Firms’ Environmental Performance: Does News Matter?" Policy Research Working Paper 3888, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

316. Deininger, Klaus, Daniel A. Ayalew, and Takashi Yamano. 2006. "Legal Knowledge and Economic Development: The Case of Land Rights in Uganda." Policy Research Working Paper 3868, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

317. Feder, Gershon, and Sara Savastano. 2006. "The Role of Opinion Leaders in the Diffusion of New Knowledge: The Case of Integrated Pest Management." Policy Research Working Paper 3916, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

268. Jacoby, Hanan, and Ghazala Mansuri. 2006. "Incomplete Contracts and Investment: A Study of Land Tenancy in Rural Pakistan." Policy Research Working Paper 3826, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

318. Khandker, Shahidur, R., Zaid Bakht, and Gayatri B. Koolwal. 2006. "The Poverty Impact of Rural Roads: Evidence from Bangladesh." Policy Research Working Paper 3875, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

319. Lall, Somik V., Harris Selod, and Zmarak Shalizi. 2006. "Rural-Urban Migration in Developing Countries: A Survey of Theoretical Predictions and Empirical Findings." Policy Research Working Paper 3915, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

320. Lall, Somik V. 2006. "Assessing Benefits of Slum Upgrading Programs in Second Best Settings." Policy Research Working Paper 3993, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

321. Lall, Somik V., and Mattias Lundberg. 2006. "What are Public Services Worth, and to Whom? Non-Parametric Estimation of Capitalization in Pune." Policy Research Working Paper 3924, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

322. Mansuri, Ghazala. 2006. "Migration, School Attainment and Child Labor: Evidence from Rural Pakistan." Policy Research Working Paper 3945, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

323. Mansuri, Ghazala. 2006. "Migration, Sex Bias, and Child Growth in Rural Pakistan." Policy Research Working Paper 3946, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

324. Meisner, Craig, Benoit Laplante, and Hua Wang. 2006. "Welfare Measurement Bias in Household and On-site of Water-based Recreation: An Application to Lake Sevan, Armenia." Policy Research Working Paper 3932, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text

325. Shalizi, Zmarak. 2006. "Addressing China’s Growing Water Shortages and Associated Social and Environmental Consequences." Policy Research Working Paper 3895, World Bank, Washington, DC. Full text




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