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Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
Policies and Institutions that Promote Saving: module 1 (National saving)

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1 .A Coasian model of international production chains
2 .A methodological framework for prioritizing infrastructure investment
3 .A global count of the extreme poor in 2012 : data issues, methodology and initial results
4 .Dismal science, accounting and Newton?s second law : identifying force and rigidity in public expenditure analysis
5 .Beyond qualifications : returns to cognitive and socio-emotional skills in Colombia
6 .Are public libraries improving quality of education ? when the provision of public goods is not enough
7 .Civil service recruitment in Comoros : a case of political clientelism in a decentralized state
8 .High school track choice and financial constraints : evidence from urban Mexico
9 .Changing wage structure in India in the post-reform era : 1993-2011
10 .Sources of volatility during four oil price crashes
11 .Analyzing food price trends in the context of Engel?s law and the Prebisch-Singer hypothesis
12 .Value of improved information about forest protection values, with application to rainforest valuation
13 .The Heterogeneous effect of information on student performance : evidence from a randomized control trial in Mexico
14 .Youth out of school and out of work in Latin America : a cohort approach
15 .Moral incentives : experimental evidence from repayments of an Islamic credit card
16 .Pronatal property rights over land and fertility outcomes : evidence from a natural experiment in Ethiopia
17 .Aging, social security design, and capital accumulation
18 .Multidimensional poverty in Ethiopia : changes in overlapping deprivations
19 .Oral democracy and women?s oratory competency in Indian village assemblies : a qualitative analysis
20 .The national solidarity program : assessing the effects of community-driven development in Afghanistan
21 .Infrastructure investment demands in emerging markets and developing economies
22 .The ABCs of financial education : experimental evidence on attitudes, behavior, and cognitive biases
23 .Job opportunities along the rural-urban gradation and female labor force participation in India
24 .Recasting culture to undo gender : a sociological analysis of Jeevika in rural Bihar, India
25 .Volunteerism after the Tsunami : the effects of democratization
26 .Women, business, and the law 2016 : getting to equal
27 .On the effects of enforcement on illegal markets : evidence from a quasi-experiment in Colombia
28 .The cost of road infrastructure in low and middle income countries
29 .The little data book on financial development 2015-16
30 .Gender gap in pay in the Russian Federation : twenty years later, still a concern
31 .Are large firms born or made ? evidence from developing countries
32 .Business practices in small firms in developing countries
33 .The impact of private sector internship and training on urban youth in Kenya
34 .The middle-income trap turns ten
35 .The impact of Syrians refugees on the Turkish labor market
36 .Review of logistics service regulations for freight forwarding businesses: what should be addressed for a better logistics regulatory framework ?
37 .Export promotion and firm entry into and survival in export markets
38 .The pulse of public opinion : using Twitter data to analyze public perception of reform in El Salvador
39 .Nowcasting prices using Google trends : an application to Central America
40 .Public good provision in Indian rural areas : the returns to collective action by microfinance groups
41 .The impact of vocational schooling on human capital development in developing countries : evidence from China
42 .Preferences, purchasing power parity, and inequality : analytical framework, propositions, and empirical evidence
43 .Can improved biomass cookstoves contribute to REDD+ in low-income countries ? evidence from a controlled cooking test trial with randomized behavioral treatments
44 .The impact of an accountability intervention with diagnostic feedback : evidence from Mexico
45 .A decade of declining earnings inequality in the Russian Federation
46 .Identifying and spurring high-growth entrepreneurship : experimental evidence from a business plan competition
47 .Depreciations without exports ? global value chains and the exchange rate elasticity of exports
48 .Impact of property rights reform to support China?s rural-urban integration : village-level evidence from the Chengdu national experiment
49 .Impact of property rights reform to support China?s rural-urban integration : household-level evidence from the Chengdu national experiment
50 .Gender education gaps among indigenous and nonindigenous groups in Bolivia
51 .Should Latin America save more to grow faster ?
52 .Distributional impacts of energy cross-subsidization in transition economies : evidence from Belarus
53 .The impact of secondary schooling in Kenya : a regression discontinuity analysis
54 .Operational guidelines and procedures for measuring the real size of the world economy
55 .Self-help groups, savings and social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Cambodia
56 .Climate-informed decisions: the capital investment plan as a mechanism for lowering carbon emissions
57 .Charter school entry and school choice: the case of Washington, D.C.
58 .Diversification, growth, and volatility in Asia
59 .Lower bounds on inequality of opportunity and measurement error
60 .Subjective well-being across the lifespan in Europe and Central Asia
61 .Does longer compulsory education equalize schooling by gender and rural/urban residence ?
62 .Impacts on poverty of removing fuel import subsidies in Nigeria
63 .Do performance agreements help improve service delivery ? the experience of Brazilian states
64 .Unconditional cash transfers in China : an analysis of the rural minimum living standard guarantee program
65 .Estimating poverty with panel data, comparably : an example from Jordan
66 .The impact of expanding access to early childhood services in rural Indonesia : evidence from two cohorts of children
67 .A new cross-national measure of corruption
68 .Promoting democracy in fragile states : insights from a field experiment in Liberia
69 .The effects of volumetric pricing policy on farmers? water management institutions and their water use: the case of water user organization in an irrigation system in Hubei, China
70 .Asymmetric information about migrant earnings and remittance flows
71 .The impacts of trade facilitation measures on international trade flows
72 .Transport policies and development
73 .The export-productivity link in Brazilian manufacturing firms
74 .Can minimum wages close the gender wage gap ? evidence from Indonesia
75 .Global liquidity and external bond issuance in emerging markets and developing economies
76 .Improving education outcomes in South Asia : findings from a decade of impact evaluations
77 .Electoral rules and political selection : theory and evidence from a field experiment in Afghanistan
78 .The next wave of deaths from Ebola ? the impact of health care worker mortality
79 .Use of catastrophe risk models in assessing sovereign food security for risk transfer
80 .Linking risk models to microeconomic indicators
81 .Using probabilistic models to appraise and decide on sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance
82 .The indirect cost of natural disasters and an economic definition of macroeconomic resilience
83 .Quantifying through ex post assessments the micro-level impacts of sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance programs
84 .Public expenditure following disasters
85 .Pyramid capitalism : political connections, regulation, and firm productivity in Egypt
86 .Capital market financing, firm growth, and firm size distribution
87 .Do poor countries really need more IT ? the role of relative prices and industrial composition
88 .Hybrid issuance regimes for corporate bonds in emerging market countries : analysis, impact and policy choices
89 .Hukou and highways : the impact of China?s spatial development policies on urbanization and regional inequality
90 .Biogas : clean energy access with low-cost mitigation of climate change
91 .Long-run effects of temporary incentives on medical care productivity
92 .Gold mining and proto-urbanization : recent evidence from Ghana
93 .The economics of policy instruments to stimulate wind power in Brazil
94 .High-powered incentives and communication failure
95 .Rate of return regulation and emission permits trading under uncertainty
96 .Using national statistics to increase transparency of large land acquisition : evidence from Ethiopia
97 .How much could South Asia benefit from regional electricity cooperation and trade ?
98 .What drives local food prices ? evidence from the Tanzanian maize market
99 .Public-private partnerships : promise and hype
100 .Small cash rewards for big losers : experimental insights into the fight against the obesity epidemic


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