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1 .Reforming village-level governance via horizontal pressure : evidence from an experiment in Zimbabwe
2 .Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers
3 .The little data book on information and communication technology 2017
4 .The impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in Chile
5 .On the structural transformation of rural Africa
6 .Foreign banks and international transmission of monetary policy : evidence from the syndicated loan market
7 .Can tax incentives for electronic payments reduce the shadow economy? : Korea's attempt to reduce underreporting in retail businesses
8 .With a little help : shocks, agricultural income, and welfare in Uganda
9 .Can grants to consortia spur innovation and science-industry collaboration? : regression-discontinuity evidence from Poland
10 .Estimation and inference for actual and counterfactual growth incidence curves
11 .Skills for a modern Ukraine
12 .Exchange rate flexibility and the effect of remittances on economic growth
13 .The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal
14 .Globalization and the gender earnings gap : evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
15 .Caste system
16 .Emerging economies' versus advanced countries' investment impact in Africa
17 .Job quality and poverty in Latin America
18 .Pass-through of competitors' exchange rates to us import and producer prices
19 .The public/private wage differential in the land of gross national happiness
20 .Labor drops : experimental evidence on the return to additional labor in microenterprises
21 .Understanding India's urban frontier : what is behind the emergence of census towns in India ?
22 .Are automation and trade polarizing developing country labor markets, too ?
23 .Does mass deworming affect child nutrition ? meta-analysis, cost-effectiveness, and statistical power
24 .Vulnerability to drought and food price shocks : evidence from Ethiopia
25 .Services in the European Union : what kinds of regulatory policies enhance productivity ?
26 .A difficult relationship: declining (but productive) FDI inflows in Turkey
27 .Building an ex ante simulation model for estimating the capacity impact, benefit incidence, and cost effectiveness of child care subsidies : an application using provider-level data from Turkey
28 .The global information and communications technology industry : where Vietnam fits in global value chains
29 .A poor means test ? econometric targeting in Africa
30 .Dodging bullets : the heterogeneous effect of political violence on greenfield FDI
31 .The political economy of teacher management in decentralized Indonesia
32 .Residential electricity subsidies in Pakistan : targeting, welfare impacts, and options for reform
33 .International debt statistics 2017
34 .The morphology of African cities
35 .Optimal allocation of natural resource surpluses in a dynamic macroeconomic framework : a DSGE analysis with evidence from Uganda
36 .Sources of productivity growth in Uganda : the role of interindustry and intra-industry misallocation in the 2000s
37 .Financial constraints and girls' secondary education: evidence from school fee elimination in the Gambia
38 .CPI bias and its implications for poverty reduction in Africa
39 .Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ?
40 .Impact of public-private partnerships on private school performance : evidence from a randomized controlled trial in Uganda
41 .Matchmaking in Nairobi : the role of land use
42 .Sovereign wealth funds and long-term investments in Sub-Saharan Africa
43 .Housing finance and inclusive growth in Africa : benchmarking, determinants, and effects
44 .When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ?
45 .Can enhancing the benefits of formalization induce informal firms to become formal ? experimental evidence from Benin
46 .The role of exchange rate and non-exchange rate related factors in polish firms' export performance
47 .Food prices and poverty
48 .Pro-growth equity : a policy framework for the twin goals
49 .How liberal is Nepal's liberal grade promotion policy ?
50 .Secondary towns and poverty reduction : refocusing the urbanization agenda
51 .Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria
52 .Demographic change and development : a global typology
53 .Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030
54 .Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability
55 .Does mobile money use increase firms' investment ? evidence from enterprise Surveys in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
56 .Model and methods for estimating the number of people living in extreme poverty because of the direct impacts of natural disasters
57 .Benefits of electrification and the role of reliability : evidence from India
58 .Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries
59 .Are losses from natural disasters more than just asset losses ? the role of capital aggregation, sector interactions, and investment behaviors
60 .Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation
61 .Deregulation and firm investment : evidence from the dismantling of the license system in India
62 .Does input-trade liberalization affect firms' foreign technology choice ?
63 .Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania
64 .Children left behind in China : the role of school fees
65 .Transit migration : all roads lead to America
66 .Are there skills payoffs in low- and middle-income countries ? empirical evidence using STEP data
67 .Do cognitive and noncognitive skills explain the gender wage gap in middle-income countries ? an analysis using STEP data
68 .Growth recovery in southern Europe : a dozen lessons, old and new
69 .New rural access index : main determinants and correlation to poverty
70 .Global migration of talent and tax incentives : evidence from Malaysia's returning expert program
71 .Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic
72 .Social capital, finance, and consumption: evidence from a representative sample of Chinese households
73 .Does debt relief improve child health ? evidence from cross-country micro data
74 .The cultural trade index : an introduction
75 .The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015
76 .Sharing oil rents and political violence
77 .ICT use, innovation, and productivity : evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
78 .Assessing the degree of international consumption risk sharing
79 .How do cities in Ethiopia create jobs ?
80 .Preferential liberalization, antidumping, and safeguards : stumbling block evidence from MERCOSUR
81 .Conflict and Poverty in Afghanistan's Transition
82 .Does governing law affect bond spreads ?
83 .The world is not yet flat : transport costs matter !
84 .Firm financing in Chile after the 2014-15 tax reform: debt or equity ? debt or equity?
85 .The risk of polygamy and wives' saving behavior
86 .A first step up the energy ladder ? low cost solar kits and household's welfare in Rural Rwanda
87 .Informality in the process of development and growth
88 .Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice
89 .The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy
90 .Climate change and water variability : do water treaties contribute to river basin resilience ?
91 .Unequal opportunity, unequal growth
92 .The effect of the Swedish payroll tax cut for youths on firm profitability
93 .Global talent flows
94 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
95 .Casting the tax net wider : experimental evidence from Costa Rica
96 .Retooling poverty targeting using out-of-sample validation and machine learning
97 .The long-term impact of international migration on economic decision-making : evidence from a migration lottery and lab-in-the-field experiments
98 .Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013
99 .The more stringent, the better ? rationing car use in Bogota with moderate and drastic restrictions
100 .New estimates of extreme poverty for children


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