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1 .Does the World Bank foster business ?
2 .What to Do when foreign direct investment is not direct or foreign : FDI round tripping
3 .Do private water utility operators care about regulatory agencies in developing countries ?
4 .Underreporting of gender-based violence in Kerala, India : an application of the list randomization method
5 .Stronger together : intra-household cooperation and household welfare in Malawi
6 .Economywide and sectoral impacts on workers of Brazil?s internet rollout
7 .Structural change, fundamentals, and growth : a framework and case studies
8 .Financial inclusion and inclusive growth : a review of recent empirical evidence
9 .On the frontlines of scaling-up : a qualitative analysis of implementation challenges in a CDD project in rural India
10 .The economics of forced displacement : an introduction
11 .How much labor do South African exports contain ?
12 .They got mad skills : the effects of training on youth employability and resilience to the Ebola shock
13 .Consumption smoothing and shock persistence : optimal simple fiscal rules for commodity
14 .Migration and cross-border financial flows
15 .Can public works programs reduce youth crime ? evidence from Papua New Guinea's urban youth employment project
16 .Leveraging the potential of the services sector to support accelerated growth in Senegal
17 .Implications of minimum wage increases on labor market dynamics lessons for emerging economies
18 .Arithmetics and politics of domestic resource mobilization
19 .Re-evaluating microfinance : evidence from propensity score matching
20 .Heterogeneous technology diffusion and Ricardian trade patterns
21 .The contribution of increased equity to the estimated social benefits from a transfer program : an illustration from PROGRESA/oportunidades
22 .Sustainability of demand responsive approaches to rural water supply : the case of Kerala
23 .Precarious drop : reassessing patterns of female labor force participation in India
24 .Entry and exit, multi-product firms, and allocative distortions
25 .Neighborhood effects in integrated social policies
26 .Savings, financial development, and economic growth in the Arab Republic of Egypt revisited
27 .Relief from usury : impact of a community-based microcredit program in rural India
28 .Urbanization and development : is Latin America and the Caribbean different from the rest of the world?
29 .Ageing poorly? : accounting for the decline in earnings inequality in Brazil, 1995-2012
30 .Gender-neutral inheritance laws, family structure, and women's status in India
31 .The distributive impact of terms of trade shocks
32 .An employment guarantee as risk insurance ? assessing the effects of the NREGS on agricultural production decisions
33 .Can parental migration reduce petty corruption in education ?
34 .Improving the resilience of Peru's road network to climate events
35 .Leaving, staying, or coming back ? migration decisions during the northern Mali conflict
36 .How effective are active labor market policies in developing countries ? a critical review of recent evidence
37 .Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries
38 .All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal
39 .Challenges in assessing the costs of household cooking energy in lower-income countries
40 .Economic upgrading through global value chain participation : which policies increase the value added gains ?
41 .Assessing the role of international organizations in the development of the social enterprise sector
42 .Trade policy and redistribution when preferences are non-homothetic
43 .The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India
44 .Is there enough redistribution ?
45 .Do foreign investors underperform ? An empirical decomposition into style and flows
46 .Are poor individuals mainly found in poor households ? evidence using nutrition data for Africa
47 .Measuring skills in developing countries
48 .Effects of public policy on child labor : current knowledge, gaps, and implications for program design
49 .Financial information in Colombia
50 .Municipal asset management in China's small cities and towns
51 .Who should be at the top of bottom-up development ? a case study of the national rural livelihoods mission in Rajasthan, India
52 .Deliberative democracy in India
53 .For India's rural poor, growing towns matter more than growing cities
54 .Growing markets through business training for female entrepreneurs : a market-level randomized experiment in Kenya
55 .Antidiscrimination law and shared prosperity : an analysis of the legal framework of six economies and their impact on the equality of opportunities of ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities
56 .Regional dimensions of recent weakness in investment : drivers, investment needs and policy responses
57 .Weakness in investment growth : causes, implications and policy responses
58 .Design of a multi-stage stratified sample for poverty and welfare monitoring with multiple objectives : a Bangladesh case study
59 .Are tobacco taxes really regressive ? evidence from Chile
60 .Rising incomes and inequality of access to infrastructure among Latin American households
61 .Seasonality of rural finance
62 .Stocktaking of global forced displacement data
63 .Agent banking in a highly under-developed financial sector : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
64 .Special study on benchmarking the quality of project economic analysis for the South Asia Region
65 .The direct and indirect costs of tax treaty policy : evidence from Ukraine
66 .Horizontal depth : a new database on the content of preferential trade agreements
67 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
68 .Agriculture in Africa -- telling myths from facts : a synthesis
69 .Public mosquito abatement : a cluster randomized experiment
70 .Does vertical specialization increase productivity ?
71 .A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice
72 .How is the internet changing labor market arrangements ? evidence from telecommunications reforms in Europe
73 .Growth (but not only) is good for the poor : some cross-country evidence to promote growth and shared prosperity in Haiti
74 .Assessing the accuracy of electricity demand forecasts in developing countries
75 .Dynamics of child development : analysis of a longitudinal cohort in a very low income country
76 .Are capital flows fickle? Increasingly ? and does the answer still depend on type?
77 .Government guarantees, transparency, and bank risk-taking
78 .Recovery from conflict : lessons of success
79 .Estimating poverty using cell phone data : evidence from Guatemala
80 .Distribution of consumption expenditure in East Asia
81 .Foreign banks and trade: bridging the information gap ?
82 .Toward labor market policy 2.0 : the potential for using online job-portal big data to inform labor market policies in India
83 .Push and pull : a study of international migration from Nepal
84 .Services in the trans-pacific partnership : what would be lost?
85 .The impact of mass bed net distribution programs on politics : evidence from Tanzania
86 .The global role of the U.S. economy: linkages, policies and spillovers
87 .Evaluation of an adolescent development program for girls in Tanzania
88 .The impact of mining on spatial inequality recent evidence from Africa
89 .Personality traits, technology adoption, and technical efficiency : evidence from smallholder rice farms in Ghana
90 .The changing structure of Africa's economies
91 .Impact of oil price fluctuations on financial markets since 2014
92 .What do teachers know and do ? does it matter ? evidence from primary schools in Africa
93 .Social learning about environmental innovations : experimental analysis of adoption timing
94 .Can solar lanterns improve youth academic performance ? experimental evidence from Bangladesh
95 .Firms' export decisions : demand trumps financial shocks
96 .Long-term growth scenarios for Bangladesh
97 .Costing household surveys for monitoring progress toward ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity
98 .Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths
99 .Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal
100 .Breaking into tradables : urban form and urban function in a developing city


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