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1 .You are what (and where) you eat : capturing food away from home in welfare measures
2 .Global poverty goals and prices : how purchasing power parity matters
3 .The dark side of disclosure : evidence of government expropriation from worldwide firms
4 .Socioeconomic impact of the crisis in north Mali on displaced people
5 .Data deprivation : another deprivation to end
6 .African mining, gender, and local employment
7 .Monitoring financial stability in developing and emerging economies : practical guidance for conducting macroprudential analysis
8 .Are we confusing poverty with preferences ?
9 .The local socioeconomic effects of gold mining : evidence from Ghana
10 .Social and economic impacts of rural road improvements in the state of Tocantins, Brazil
11 .Investing in technical & vocational education and training : does it yield large economic returns in Brazil ?
12 .Program evaluation and spillover effects
13 .Household responses to shocks in rural Ethiopia : livestock as a buffer stock
14 .Good countries or good projects ? comparing macro and micro correlates of World Bank and Asian Development Bank project performance
15 .Are women less productive farmers ? how markets and risk affect fertilizer use, productivity, and measured gender effects in Uganda
16 .Trade agreements and enforcement : evidence from WTO dispute settlement
17 .The Global Findex Database 2014 : measuring financial inclusion around the world
18 .Global experiences with special economic zones : focus on China and Africa
19 .Asset price effects of peer benchmarking : evidence from a natural experiment
20 .Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia
21 .Measuring inequality from top to bottom
22 .The little data book 2015
23 .?Missing girls? in the south Caucasus countries : trends, possible causes, and policy options
24 .Weather insurance savings accounts
25 .The little data book on financial inclusion 2015
26 .Labor productivity and employment gaps in Sub-Saharan Africa
27 .Tax evasion through trade intermediation : evidence from Chinese exporters
28 .Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents
29 .Does input tariff reduction impact firms' exports in the presence of import tariff exemption regimes ?
30 .The (non-) effect of violence on education : evidence from the "war on drugs" in Mexico
31 .Labor market regulations and outcomes in Sweden : a comparative analysis of recent trends
32 .The curious case of Brazil's closedness to trade
33 .Estimating the size of external effects of energy subsidies in transport and agriculture
34 .Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets
35 .The quest for subsidy reforms in Libya
36 .An evaluation of the 2014 subsidy reforms in Morocco and a simulation of further reforms
37 .World development report 2014 : risk and opportunity - managing risk for development
38 .Analyzing the dynamics of school dropout in upper secondary education in Latin America : a cohort approach
39 .What explains the stagnation of female labor force participation in urban India ?
40 .Fossil fuel subsidies : approaches and valuation
41 .The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India
42 .Advanced-country policies and emerging-market currencies : the impact of U.S. tapering on India's Rupee
43 .As the market churns : estimates of firm exit and job loss using the World Bank's enterprise surveys
44 .Equality of opportunity : theory and evidence
45 .The international bank lending channel of monetary policy rates and quantitative easing : credit supply, reach-for-yield, and real effects
46 .Using lotteries to incentivize safer sexual behavior : evidence from a randomized controlled trial on HIV prevention
47 .No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade
48 .Income shocks and conflict : evidence from Nigeria
49 .Economic implications of a potential free trade agreement between India and the United States
50 .Policy and performance in customs : evaluating the trade facilitation agreement
51 .Trade effects of customs reform : evidence from Albania
52 .Economic shocks and subjective well-being : evidence from a quasi-experiment
53 .Interviewer effects in subjective survey questions: evidence from Timor-Leste
54 .What determines entrepreneurial outcomes in emerging markets ? the role of initial conditions
55 .Informal tradables and the employment growth of Indian manufacturing
56 .Trade reform and regional dynamics : evidence from 25 years of Brazilian matched employer-employee data
57 .Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil
58 .What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews
59 .Maize price volatility : does market remoteness matter ?
60 ."Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015
61 .Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ?
62 .Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning
63 .Drinking water salinity and infant mortality in coastal Bangladesh
64 .Empowering cities : good for growth ? evidence from China
65 .Gender differentials and agricultural productivity in Niger
66 .Handling the weather : insurance, savings, and credit in West Africa
67 .Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria
68 .Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ?
69 .Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis
70 .R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China
71 .Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing
72 .The changing patterns of financial integration in Latin America
73 .The distributional impact of fiscal policy in South Africa
74 .The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world
75 .Global economic prospects, January 2015 : having fiscal space and using it
76 .Executive summary
77 .Executive summary
78 .Perspectivas Econ�micas Mundiales, Enero de 2015 : tener espacio fiscal y utilizarlo - resumen ejecutivo
79 .Perspectives �conomiques mondiales, Janvier 2015 : disposer d'une marge de manoeuvre budg�taire et l'utiliser - r�sum� analytique
80 .Statistical Annex
81 .Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world
82 .Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement
83 .Can the knowledge capital model explain foreign investment in services ? the case of Singapore
84 .Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel
85 .Competition in Kenyan markets and its impact on income and poverty : a case study on sugar and maize
86 .Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment
87 .Correlates of success in World Bank development policy lending
88 .Economic mobility in Europe and Central Asia : exploring patterns and uncovering puzzles
89 .Entrepreneurship and the allocation of government spending under imperfect markets
90 .Estimating parameters and structural change in CGE models using a Bayesian cross-entropy estimation approach
91 .European economic and monetary union sovereign debt markets
92 .Firm heterogeneity and costly trade: a new estimation strategy and policy experiments
93 .From tragedy to renaissance : improving agricultural data for better policies
94 .Gender inequality and growth: the case of rich vs. poor countries
95 .Gone with the storm: rainfall shocks and household well-being in Guatemala
96 .Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects
97 .Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti
98 .Intentions to return : evidence from Romanian migrants
99 .Living on the edge : vulnerability to poverty and public transfers in Mexico
100 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic


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