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2012 Journal Articles

Adhvaryu, Achyuta, and Kathleen Beegle. 2012. "The Impacts of Adult Deaths on Older Household Members in Tanzania."Economic Development and Cultural Change 60(20): 245-77.

Ahmed, Syud Amer, Noah S. Diffenbaugh, Thomas W. Hertel, and William J. Martin. 2012. "Agriculture and Trade Opportunities for Tanzania: Past Volatility and Future Climate Change."
Review of Development Economics 16(3): 429–47, August 2012.

Akresh, Richard, Emilie Bagby, Damien de Walque, and Harounan Kazianga. 2012.  "Child Ability and Household Human Capital Investment Decisions in Burkina Faso." Economic Development and Cultural Change 61(1): 157-186.

Aksoy, Ataman, and Aylin Isik-Dikmelik. 2012. "The Role of Services in Rural Income: The Case of Vietnam." International Journal of Services Technology and Management 17(2/3/4): 205-31.

Andrabi, Tahir, Jishnu Das, and Ijaz Khwaja. 2012. "What Did You Do All Day? Maternal Education and Child Outcomes."Journal of Human Resources 47(4): 873-912, Fall.

Anzoategui, Diego, María Soledad Martínez Pería, and Martin Melecky. 2012. "Bank Competition in Russia: An Examination at Different Levels of Aggregation." Emerging Markets Review 13(1): 42-57.

Baird, Sarah, and Berk Özler. 2012.  "Examining the reliability of self-reported data on school participation." Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 89-93.

Baird, Sarah J., Richard S. Garfein, Craig T. McIntosh, and Berk Özler. 2012. "Effect of a Cash Transfer Programme for Schooling on Prevalence of HIV and Herpes Simplex Type 2 in Malawi: A Cluster Randomised Trial." The Lancet 379(Issue 9823): 1320-29.

Balan, David J., and Stephen Knack. 2012. "The Correlation between Human Capital and Morality and Its Effect on Economic Performance: Theory and Evidence." Journal of Comparative Economics 40 (3, Aug.): 457-75.

Ban, Radu, Saumitra Jha, and Vijayendra Rao. 2012. "Who has Voice in a Deliberative Democracy? Evidence from Transcripts of Village Parliaments in South India." Journal of Development Economics 99 (2, Nov.): 428-38.

Bastos, Paulo, and Joana Silva. 2012. "Networks, Firms, and Trade." Journal of International Economics 87(2):352-64, July.

Bastos, Paulo, and J. Cristia. 2012."Supply and quality choices in private child care markets: Evidence from São Paulo." Journal of Development Economics 98(2): 149-286.

Bastos, Paulo, and Odd Rune Straume. 2012. "Globalization, Product Differentiation, and Wage Inequality." Canadian Journal of Economics 45 (3):  857-78, August.

Beegle, Kathleen. 2012.  "The Impacts of Adult Deaths on Older Household Members in Tanzania." Economic Development and Cultural Change 60(20): 245-277.

Beegle, Kathleen, Calogero Carletto, and Kristen Himelein. 2012. "Reliability of Recall in Agricultural Data." Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 34-41.

Beegle, Kathleen, Kristen Himelein, and Martin Ravallion. 2012. "Frame-of-Reference Bias in Subjective Welfare Regressions."Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 81(2): 556-70.

Brecht, Henrike, Susmita Dasgupta, Benoit Laplante, Siobhan Murray, David Wheeler. 2012. "Sea-Level Rise and Storm Surges: High Stakes for a Small Number of Developing Countries." Journal of Environment & Development 21(1): 120-38.

Bruhn, Miriam, and Francisco Gallego. 2012. "Good, Bad, and Ugly Colonial Activities: Do They Matter for Economic Development?" The Review of Economics and Statistics 94(2): 433-61.

Calomiris, Charles W., Inessa Love, and María Soledad Martínez Pería. 2012. "Stock Returns' Sensitivities to Crisis Shocks: Evidence from Developed and Emerging Markets." Journal of International Money and Finance 31(4): 743-75.

Chang, Shiyan, Lili Zhao, Govinda R. Timilsina, and Xiliang Zhang. 2012. "Biofuels Development in China: Technology Options and Policies Needed to Meet the 2020 Target." Energy Policy 51(1): 64-79.

Chiburis, Richard C., Jishnu Das, and Michael Lokshin. 2012. "A practical comparison of the bivariate probit and linear IV estimators." Economic Letters 117(3): 762-66, December.

Christiaensen, Luc, and Anthony Shorrocks. 2012. "Measuring Poverty Over Time." Journal of Economic Inequality 10(2): 137-43. 

Christiaensen, Luc, Peter Lanjouw, Jill Luoto,and David Stifel. 2012. "Small Area Estimation-based Prediction Methods to Track Poverty: Validation and Applications." Journal of Economic Inequality 10(2): 267-97.  

Cirmizi, Elena, Leora Klapper, and Mahesh Uttamchandani.  "The Challenges of Bankruptcy Reform." World Bank Research Observer 27(2): 185-203, August.

Clarke, George R. G., Robert Cull, and Gregory Kisunko. 2012. "External Finance and Firm Survival in the Aftermath of the Crisis: Evidence from Eastern Europe and Central Asia."
Journal of Comparative Economics 40 (3, Aug.): 372-92.

Considine, Timothy, and Donald F. Larson. 2012. "Short Term Electric Production Technology Switching Under Carbon Cap and Trade." Energies 5(10):4165-85, October.

Corno, Lucia, and  Damien de Walque. 2012. "Mines, Migration and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa." Journal of African Economies 21(3):465-98.

Das, Jishnu, Jeffrey Hammer, and Carolina Sanchez-Paramo. 2012. "The impact of recall periods on reported morbidity and health seeking behavior. " Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 76-88.

Das, Jishnu, Ranendra Kumar Das, and Veena Das 2012. "The Mental Health Gender-Gap in Urban India: Patterns snd Narratives."Social Science & Medicine 75 (9, Nov.): 1660–72. 

Das, Jishnu, Priyanka Pandey, and Tristan Zajonc. 2012. "Learning Levels and Gaps in Pakistan: A Comparison with Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh." Economic and Political Weekly, XLVII(26/27): 228-40.

Das, Jishnu, Alaka Holla, Veena Das, Manoj Mohanan, Diana Tabak, and Brian Chan. 2012. "In Urban and Rural India, A Standardized Patient Study Showed Low Levels of Provider Training and Huge Quality Gaps." Health Affairs 31(12): 2774-2784.

Dasgupta, Susmita, Asvin Gosain, Sandhya Rao, Subhendu Roy, and Maria Sarraf. 2012.  "A Megacity in a Changing Climate: The Case of Kolkata." Climatic Change: 1-20, June.

Dasgupta, Susmita, Subhendu Roy, and Maria Sarraf. 2012.  "Urban Flooding in a Changing Climate: The Case Study of Kolkata, India. " Asian-African Journal of Economics and Econometrics 12(1): 135-58.

Deichmann, Uwe, and Somik V. Lall. 2012.  "Density and disasters: Economics of urban hazard risk." World Bank Research Observer 27(1): 74-105.

de la Torre Anglada, Jordi, Xavier Gine, and Tara Vishwanath. 2012.  "Assessing the Role of Government-led Microcredit Alternatives." Economic and Political Weekly 47(18): 73-77.

Deininger, Klaus, and Aparajita Goyal. 2012. "Going Digital: Credit Effects of Land Registry Computerization in India." Journal of Development Economics 99 (2, Nov.): 236-43.

Deininger, Klaus, and Derek Byerlee. 2012. "The Rise of Large Farms in Land Abundant Countries: Do They Have A Future?" World Development 40(4) 2012: 701-14.

Deininger, Klaus, Sara Savastano, and Calogero Carletto. 2012. "Land Fragmentation, Cropland Abandonment, and Land Market Operation in Albania." World Development 40 (10, Oct.): 2108-22.

Deininger, Klaus, Sara Savastano, and Calogero Carletto. 2012. "Can Diaries Help in Improving Agricultural Production Statistics? Evidence from Uganda." Journal of Development Economics 98(1) 2012: 42-50.

Demidova, Svetlana, Hiau Looi Kee, and Kala Krishna. 2012. "Do Trade Policy Differences Induce Sorting? Theory and Evidence from Bangladeshi Apparel Exporters." Journal of International Economics 87(2): 247–61, July.

de Mel, Suresh, David McKenzie, and Christopher Woodruff. 2012. "One-Time Transfers of Cash or Capital Have Long-Lasting Effects on Microenterprises in Sri Lanka." Science 335(6071): 962-66.

de Mel, Suresh, David McKenzie, and Christopher Woodruff. 2012.  "Enterprise Recovery following Natural Disasters." Economic Journal 122(559): 64-91.

de Walque, Damien, and Deon Filmer. 2012. "The Socioeconomic Distribution of Adult Mortality during Conflicts in Africa." Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy 18(3): 1-9.

de Walque, Damien, and Rachel Kline. 2012. "The Association Between Remarriage and HIV Infection in 13 Sub-Saharan African Countries." Studies in Family Planning 43(1): 1-10.

de Walque, Damien, Harounan Kazianga, and Mead Over. 2012.  "Antiretroviral Therapy Perceived Efficacy and Risky Sexual Behaviors: Evidence from Mozambique." Economic Development and Cultural Change 61(1): 97-126.

de Walque, Damien, W. H. Dow, Rose Nathan, and others. 2012. "Incentivising safe sex: a randomised trial of conditional cash transfers for HIV and sexually transmitted infection prevention in rural Tanzania." BMJ 2(1): 1-10.

Didier, Tatiana, Constantino Hevia, and Sergio Schmukler. 2012. "Respuestas de Política a la Crisis Financiera Global: ¿Qué Hicieron Diferente las Economías Emergentes?" Revista de Estudios Economicos, Central Bank of Peru 24: 27-43.

Didier, Tatiana, Constantino Hevia, Sergio L. Schmukler. 2012. "How resilient and countercyclical were emerging economies during the global financial crisis?" Journal of International Money and Finance 31(8): 2052-77, December.

Didier, Tatiana, Inessa Love, and Maria Soledad Martinez Peria. 2012.  "What Explains Comovement in Stock Market Returns during the 2007-2008 Crisis?" International Journal of Finance and Economics 17(2): 182-202.

Dinar, Ariel, Donald F. Larson, and J. Aapris Frisbie. 2012.  "Clean Development Mechanism agricultural methodologies could help California to achieve AB 32 goals." California Agriculture 66(4): 137-143.

Emran, M. Shahe, and Forhad F. Shilpi. 2012. "The Extent of the Market and Stages of Agricultural Specialization." Canadian Journal of Economics 45(3): 1125-53.

Fafchamps, Marcel, David McKenzie, Simon Quinn, and Christopher Woodruff. 2012.  "Using PDA Consistency Checks to Increase the Precision of Profits and Sales Measurement in Panels." Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 51-57.

Fernandes, Ana Margarida, and Caroline Paunov. 2012.  "Foreign Direct Investment in Services and Manufacturing Productivity: Evidence for Chile." Journal of Development Economics 97(2): 305-21.

Ferre, Celine, Francisco H. G.  Ferreira, and Peter Lanjouw. 2012. "Is There a Metropolitan Bias? The Relationship between Poverty and City Size in a Selection of Developing Countries." World Bank Economic Review 26 (3): 351-82.

Ferreira, Francisco H. G., C. Ferre, and Peter F. Lanjouw. 2012.  "Is There a Metropolitan Bias? The Relationship between Poverty and City Size in Selected Developing Countries." World Bank Economic Review 26(1): 1-32.

Fiedler, John L., Calogero Carletto, and Olivier Dupriez. 2012. "Still waiting for Godot? Improving Household Consumption and Expenditures Surveys (HCES) to enable more evidence-based nutrition policies." Food and Nutrition Bulletin 33(3):S242-S51, September.

Filmer, Deon, and Kinnon Scott. 2012. "Assessing Asset Indices." Demography 49(1): 359-92.

Friedman, Jed, Kathleen G. Beegle, Joachim Deweerdt, and John Gibson. 2012.  "Methods of Household Consumption Measurement through Survey: Experimental Results from Tanzania." Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 3-18.

Freund, Caroline, and Martha Denisse Pierola. 2012. "Export Surges: The Power of a Competitive Currency." Journal of Development Economics 97(2, March): 387-95.

Gan, Li, Lixin Colin Xu, and Yang Yao. 2012. Risk Sharing and Local Elections: Evidence from Chinese Villages, Economics of Transition. 20(3), July, 521-547.

Gauri, Varun, and Daniel M. Brinks. 2012. "Human Rights as Demands for Communicative Action." Journal of Political Philosophy20(4):407-31, December.

Gauri, Varun, and Siri Gloppen. 2012. "Human Rights-Based Approaches to Development: Concepts, Evidence, and Policy." Polity44 (4):485-503, October.

Gauri, Varun, and Jorn Sonderholm. 2012. "Global Poverty: Four Normative Approaches. " Journal of Global Ethics 8(23): 193-213.

Geginat, Carolin, and Aart Kraay. 2012. “Does IDA Engage in Defensive Lending?” Review of Economics and Institutions 3 (2).

Gibson, John, and David McKenzie. 2012. "The Economic Consequences of Brain Drain' of the Best and Brightest: Microeconomic Evidence from Five Countries." Economic Journal 122(560): 339-75.

Gibson, John, David McKenzie, and Steven Stillman. 2012.  "The Impact of Immigration on Child Health: Experimental Evidence from a Migration Lottery Program." Economic Inquiry 50(1): 62-81.

Gine, Xavier, Jessica Goldberg, and Dean Yang. 2012. "Credit Market Consequences of Improved Personal Identification: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi." American Economic Review 102 (6):2923-2954, October.

Gobillon, Laurent, Thierry Magnac, and Harris Selod. 2012. " Do Unemployed Workers Benefit from Enterprise Zones? The French Experience." Journal of Public Economics 96 (9-10):881-92; October.

Hoekman, Bernard, and Aaditya Mattoo. 2012. "Services Trade and Growth." International Journal of Services Technology and Management 17(2/3/4): 232-250.

He, Jie, and Hua Wang. 2012. "Economic Structure, Development Policy and Environmental Quality: An Empirical Analysis of Environmental Kuznets Curves with Chinese Municipal Data." Ecological Economics 76: 49-59.

Helble,Matthias, Catherine Mann, and John S. Wilson. 2012. "Aid-for-Trade Facilitation." Review of World Economics 148(2): 357-76.

Hillberry, Russell, P. Antràs, D. Chor and T. Fally. 2012. "Measuring the Upstreamness of Production and Trade Flows." American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings 102(3): 412-16.

Huang, Fali, Ginger Z. Jin, and L. Colin Xu. 2012. "Love and Money by Parental Matchmaking: Evidence from Urban Couples in China." American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 102(3): 555-60.

Ivanic, Maros, Will Martin, and Hassan Zaman. 2012. "Estimating the Short-Run Poverty Impacts of the 2010-11 Surge in Food Prices." World Development 40 (11): 2302-17, November.

Kazianga, Harounan, Damien  de Walque, and Harold Alderman. 2012. "Educational and Child Labour Impacts of Two Food-for-Education Schemes: Evidence from a Randomised Trial in Rural Burkina Faso(dagger)." Journal Of African Economies 21 (5):723-60, NOV 2012

Kee, Hiau Looi, Svetlana Demidova, and Kala Krishna. 2012.  "Do Trade Policy Differences Induce Sorting? Theory and Evidence From Bangladeshi Apparel Exporters." Journal of International Economics 87(2): 247-61.

Keefer, Philip E., and Scott Gehlbach. 2012. "Private Investment and the Institutionalization of Collective Action in Autocracies: Ruling Parties and Legislature." Journal of Politics 74(2): 621-35.

Kessides, Ioannis N. 2012. "The Future of the Nuclear Industry Reconsidered: Risks, Uncertainties, and Continued Promise."Energy Policy 48: 185-208, September.

Khandker, Shahidur R., D. F. Barnes, and H. A. Samad. 2012. "Are the Energy Poor also Income Poor? Evidence from India."Energy Policy 47: 1-12, August.

Khandker, Shahidur R., M.A. Khalily, Samad Baqui, A. Hussain. 2012. "Seasonal Hunger and Its Mitigation in North-West Bangladesh." Journal of Development Studies 48 (12):1750-64.

Klapper, Leora, Luc Laeven, and Raghuram Rajan. 2012.  "Trade Credit Contracts." Review of Financial Studies 25(3): 838-67.

Klapper, Leora, Mahesh Uttamchandani, and Elena Cirmizi. 2012. "The Challenges of Bankruptcy Reform." World Bank Research Observer 2: 185-203.

Knack, Steve, F. Halsey Rogers, and Jac Heckelman. 2012. "Crossing the threshold: an analysis of IBRD graduation policy. "Review of International Organizations 7(2): 145-176.

Kraay, Aart. 2012. "How Large is the Government Spending Multiplier? Evidence from World Bank Lending." Quarterly Journal of Economics 127(2): 829-87.

Kraay, Aart C., and Carolin Geginat. 2012.  "Does IDA Engage in Defensive Lending?" Review of Economics and Institutions 3(2).

Kreider, Brent, John Pepper, Craig Gundersen, and Dean Jolliffe. 2012. "Identifying the Effects of SNAP (Food Stamps) on Child Health Outcomes When Participation Is Endogenous and Misreported." Journal of the American Statistical Association 107(499): 958-975, September.

Krishnan, Suneeta, Divya Vohra, Damien de Walque, Carol Medlin, Rose Nathan, and William Dow. 2012.  "Tanzanian Couples’ Perspectives on Gender Equity, Relationship Power, and Intimate Partner Violence: Findings from the RESPECT Study." AIDS Research and Treatment 2012(0): 1-9.

Laborde, David, and Will Martin. 2012. "Agricultural trade: what matters in the Doha Round?" Annual Review of Resource Economics 4:265–83.

Laborde, David, Will Martin, and Dominique van der Mensbrugghe. 2012. "Implications of the Doha Market Access Proposals for Developing Countries." World Trade Review 11(1):1-25.

Lall, Somik V. and Uwe Deichmann. 2012. "Density and Disasters: Economics of Urban Hazard Risk." World Bank Research Observer 27(1): 74-105.

Lederman, Daniel, Irene Brambilla, Rafael Dix-Carneiro, and Guido Porto. 2012. "Skills, Exports, and the Wages of Seven Million Latin American Workers." World Bank Economic Review 26(1): 34-60.

Lokshin, Michael, and Sergiy Radyakin. 2012. "Month of Birth and Children's Health in India." Journal of Human Resources 47(1): 174-203.

Loayza, Norman V., Jamele Rigolini, and Gonzalo Llorente. 2012. "Do Middle Classes bring about Institutional Reforms?"Economic Letters116 (3, Sep.):440-44.

Loayza, Norman V., Eduardo Olaberria, Jamele Rigolini, and Luc Christiansen. 2012. "Natural Disasters and Growth: Going Beyond the Averages." World Development 40 (7, July): 1317–36.

Maloney, William F., Mariano Bosch Mossi, and Edwin Goni-Pacchioni. 2012. "Trade liberalization, labor reforms and formal-informal employment dynamics." Labor Economics 19(5): 653-67.

Mangelsdorf, Axel, Alberto Portugal Perez, and John S. Wilson. 2012.  "Food Standards and
Exports: Evidence for China
." World Trade Review 11(3): 507-26, July.

Martin, Will, and Kym  Anderson. 2012. "Export Restrictions and Price Insulation during Commodity Price Booms." American Journal of Agricultural Economics 94(2): 422-27.

Charles S. Mwandawiro, Birgit Nikolay, Jimmy H Kihara, Owen Ozier, Dunstan A. Mukoko, Mariam T. Mwanje, Anna Hakobyan, Rachel L. Pullan, Simon J. Brooker and Sammy M. Njenga. 2013. "Monitoring and evaluating the impact of national school-based deworming in Kenya: study design and baseline results." Parasites & Vectors 6(198): 1-14.

Mattoo, Aaditya, and Arvind Subramanian. 2012. "China and the World Trading System." World Economy 35(12): 1733-71.

Mattoo, Aaditya, and Arvind Subramanian. 2012. "Equity in Climate Change: An Analytical Review." World Development 40: 1083-97.

Mattoo, Aaditya, and B. M. Hoekman. 2012.  "Services Trade and Growth." International Journal of Services Technology and Management 17(14): 232-50.

Mattoo, Aaditya, Arvind Subramanian, Dominique van der Mensbrugghe, and Jianwu He. 2012. "Can global de-carbonization inhibit developing country industrialization?" World Bank Economic Review 26(2): 296-319.

Mattoo, Aaditya, Ileana Cristina Neagu, and Caglar Ozden. 2012. "Peformance of skilled migrants in the U.S.: A dynamic approach."Regional Science and Urban Economics 42 (5): 829-43, September.

McKenzie, David. 2012. "Beyond Baseline and Follow-Up: The Case for More T in Experiments."
Journal of Development Economics 99 (2, Nov.): 210-21.

McKenzie, David, and Mark Rosenzweig. 2012.  "Preface for Symposium on Measurement and Survey Design." Journal of Development Economics 98(1): 1-2.

Mendola, Mariapia, and Carlogero Carletto. 2012. "Migration and Gender Differences in the Home Labour Market: Evidence from Albania." Labour Economics 19 (6):870-80, December.

Milanovic, Branko. 2012."Global Inequality: From Class to Location, from Proletarians to Migrants." Global Policy 3 (2): 125-34, May.

Mundlak, Yair, Rita Butzer, and Donald F. Larson. 2012. "Heterogeneous Technology and Panel
Data: The Case of the Agricultural Production Function
." Journal of Development Economics
99 (1, September): 139–49.

Ng, Francis K. T., Kc Fung, N. Aminian, and A. Garcia-Herrero. 2012.  "Global Economy and the Service Sectors, co-editors."International Journal of Services Technology and Management 17(2): 109-266.

Ng, Francis K. T., K.C. Fung, H. Hwang, and J. Seade. 2012.  "Production Networks in China and India: A Comparative Analysis."Economic Change and Restructuring 45(4).

Ng, Francis K. T., N. Aminian, Kc Fung, and A. Garcia-Herrero. 2012.  "Trade in Services: East Asian and Latin American Experiences." International Journal of Service Technology and Management 17(2): 109-137.

Ng, Francis K. T., and Renato Baumann. 2012.  "Production Integration: Regional Productive Complemenarity and Competitiveness." Revista Brasileira de Comercio Exterior (Journal of Brazilian Foreign Trade) 110(25): 22-43.

Ng, Francis K. T., and Renato Baumann. 2012.  "Regional Productive Complementarity and Competitiveness." International Trade Journal 26(4): 326-59.

Nitikin, Denis, Chunli Shen, (Janey) Qian Wang, and Heng-fu Zou. 2012. "Land Taxation in China: Assessment of Prospects for Politically and Economically Sustainable Reform." Annals of Economics and Finance 13 (2): 489-528, November.

Nitikin, Denis, Chunli Shen, (Janey) Qian Wang, and Heng-fu Zou. 2012. "Water Service Delivery Reform in China: Safeguarding the Interests of the Poor." Annals of Economics and Finance 13(2): 463-87, November.

Ozden, Caglar, A. Mattoo, and C. Neagu. 2012. "Performance of Skilled Migrants in the U.S.: A Dynamic Approach." Regional Science and Urban Economics 42(5): 829-44.

Ozler, Berk, Sarah Baird, Richard Garfein, and Craig Mcintosh. 2012.  "Effect of a cash transfer program for schooling on prevalence of HIV and HSV-2 in Malawi: a cluster randomized trial." The Lancet 379 (9823): 1320-29, April.

Packel, Laura, Ann Keller, William Dow, Damien de Walque, Rose Nathan, and Sally Mtenga. 2012.  "Evolving Strategies, Opportunistic Implementation: HIV Risk Reduction in Tanzania in the Context of an Incentive-Based HIV Prevention Intervention."PLOS One 7(8): 1-10.

Pan, Lei, and Luc Christiaensen. 2012. "Who is Vouching for the Input Voucher? Decentralized Targeting and Elite Capture in Tanzania." World Development 40 (8):1619-33.

Parry, Ian, and Jon Strand. 2012.  "International Fuel Tax Assessment: An Application to Chile." Environment and Development Economics 17(2): 127-44.

Paxton, Pamela, and Steve Knack. 2012.  "Individual and country-level factors affecting support for foreign aid." International Political Science Review 33(2): 171-192.

Portugal-Perez, Alberto, and John S. Wilson. 2012. "Export Performance and Trade Facilitation Reform: Hard and Soft Infrastructure." World Development 40(7): 1295-1307.  

Poudel, Biswo N., Krishna P. Paudel, Govinda Timilsina, and David Zilberman. 2012. "Providing Numbers for a Food versus Fuel Debate: An Analysis of a Future Biofuel Production Scenario." Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 34(4): 637-68.

Rao, Vijayendra, Radu Ban, and Saumitra Jha. 2012. "Who has Voice in a Deliberative Democracy?  Evidence from Transcripts of Village Parliaments in India." Journal of Development Economics 99(10): 428-38, November.

Raddatz, Claudio, and Sergio L. Schmulder. 2012. "On the International Transmission of Shocks: Micro-evidence from Mutual Fund Portfolios." Journal of International Economics 88(2): 357-74, November.

Ravallion, Martin. 2012. "Fighting Poverty One Experiment at a Time: A Review of Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo's Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty." Journal of Economic Literature 50(1): 103-14.

Ravallion, Martin. 2012. "Mashup Indices of Development." World Bank Research Observer 27(1): 1-32.

Ravallion, Martin. 2012. "Troubling Tradeoffs in the Human Development Index." Journal of Development Economics 99 (2 Nov.): 201-209.

Ravallion, Martin. 2012. "Why Don't We See Poverty Convergence?" American Economic Review 102(1): 504-23.

Ravallion, Martin, and Adam Wagstaff. 2012. "The World Bank's Publication Record." Review of International Organizations74):343-68, December.

Roberts, Mark, Uwe Deichmann, Bernard Fingleton, and Tuo Shi. 2012.  "Evaluating China's Road to Prosperity: A New Economic Geography Approach." Regional Science and Urban Economics 421): 580-94, July.

Schmukler, Sergio, Constantino Hevia, and Tatiana Didier. 2012. "How Resilient and Countercyclical Were Emerging Economies to the Global Financial Crisis?" Journal of International Money and Finance 31(8): 2052-2077.

Schmukler, Sergio, and Claudio E. Raddatz. 2012. "On the International Transmission of Shocks: Micro-Evidence from Mutual Fund Portfolios." Journal of International Economics 88(2): 357-374.

Stillman, Steven, John Gibson, and David McKenzie. 2012. "The Impact of Immigration on Child Health: Experimental Evidence From a Migration Lottery Program." Economic Inquiry 50(1): 62-81.

Strand, Jon. 2012. "Low-Level Versus High-Level Equilibrium in Public Utility Services." Journal of Public Economics 96(1-2): 163-72.

Strand, Jon, and Knut Einar Rosendahl. 2012. "Global emissions effects of CDM projects with relative baselines." Resource and Energy Economics 34(4): 533-48, November.

Tarr, David and Jesper Jensen. 2012. "Kazakhstan in the Customs Union: Losses or Gains? World Finance Review 62-63, March.

Tarr, David and Jesper Jensen. 2012. "Deep Trade Policy Options for Armenia: The Importance of Trade Facilitation, Services and Standards Liberalization." Economics 6(1): 1-54.

Tarr, David, and Thomas Rutherford. 2012. "Services Liberalization in the Region of Russia under WTO Accession: Regional Household and Poverty Effects." International Journal of Services Technology and Management 17(2/3/4): 181-204.

Timilsina, Govinda R. 2012.  "Biofuels: the food versus fuel debate. " CAB Reviews 7(36): 1-8.

Timilsina, Govinda R., John C. Beghin, Dominique van der Mensbrugghe, and Simon Mevel. (2012). "The Impacts of Biofuels Targets on Land-Use Change and Food Supply: A Blobal CGE Assessment." Agricultural Economics 43(3): 315-32.

Timilsina, Govinda R., Lado Kurdgelashvili, and Patrick A. Narbel. 2012. "Solar Energy: Markets, Economics and Policies."Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 16(1): 449-65.

Wagstaff, Adam. 2012. "Benefit-Incidence Analysis: Are Government Health Expenditures more Pro-rich than We Think?" Health Econ 21(4): 351-66. Abstract

Wagstaff, Adam, and Anthony J. Culyer. 2012. "Four decades of health economics through a bibliometric lens." Journal of Health Economics 31(2): 406–439.

Wang, Xiaozu, Lixin Colin Xu, and Tian Zhu. 2012. Foreign Direct Investment under a Weak Rule of Law: Theory and Evidence from China. Economics of Transition. 20(3), July, 401-424, Lead Article.

Wilson, John S. and Alberto Portugal Perez. 2012. "Export Performance and Trade Facilitation Reform: Hard and Soft Infrastructure." World Development 40(7): 1295-1307.

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