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Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
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1 .Use of catastrophe risk models in assessing sovereign food security for risk transfer
2 .Linking risk models to microeconomic indicators
3 .Using probabilistic models to appraise and decide on sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance
4 .The indirect cost of natural disasters and an economic definition of macroeconomic resilience
5 .Quantifying through ex post assessments the micro-level impacts of sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance programs
6 .Public expenditure following disasters
7 .Pyramid capitalism : political connections, regulation, and firm productivity in Egypt
8 .Capital market financing, firm growth, and firm size distribution
9 .Do poor countries really need more IT ? the role of relative prices and industrial composition
10 .Hybrid issuance regimes for corporate bonds in emerging market countries : analysis, impact and policy choices
11 .Hukou and highways : the impact of China?s spatial development policies on urbanization and regional inequality
12 .Biogas : clean energy access with low-cost mitigation of climate change
13 .Long-run effects of temporary incentives on medical care productivity
14 .Gold mining and proto-urbanization : recent evidence from Ghana
15 .The economics of policy instruments to stimulate wind power in Brazil
16 .High-powered incentives and communication failure
17 .Rate of return regulation and emission permits trading under uncertainty
18 .Using national statistics to increase transparency of large land acquisition : evidence from Ethiopia
19 .How much could South Asia benefit from regional electricity cooperation and trade ?
20 .What drives local food prices ? evidence from the Tanzanian maize market
21 .Public-private partnerships : promise and hype
22 .Small cash rewards for big losers : experimental insights into the fight against the obesity epidemic
23 .The consumption, income, and wealth of the poorest: cross-sectional facts of rural and urban Sub-Saharan Africa for macroeconomists
24 .R�seaux politiques et fraude douani�re : Donn�es tir�es de l?exp�rience tunisienne
25 .Political connections and tariff evasion : evidence from Tunisia
26 .When elites meet : decentralization, power-sharing, and public goods provision in post-conflict Sierra Leone
27 .A quarter century effort yet to come of age : a survey of power sector reforms in developing countries
28 .Estimating local poverty measures using satellite images : a pilot application to Central America
29 .Cross-border electricity cooperation in South Asia
30 .Quality and accountability in healthcare delivery : audit evidence from primary care providers in India
31 .Demography, urbanization and development : rural push, urban pull and... urban push ?
32 .Latent trade diversification and its relevance for macroeconomic stability
33 .Women left behind ? poverty and headship in Africa
34 .Does collective action sequester carbon ? the case of the Nepal community forestry program
35 .Community managed forest groups and preferences for REDD+ contract attributes: a choice experiment survey of communities in Nepal
36 .The effect of nonbinding agreements on cooperation among forest user groups in Nepal and Ethiopia
37 .Do improved biomass cookstoves reduce fuelwood consumption and carbon emissions ? evidence from rural Ethiopia using a randomized treatment trial with electronic monitoring
38 .Cooperative behavior and common pool resources : experimental evidence from community forest user groups in Nepal
39 .Inclusive economic growth in America?s cities : what?s the playbook and the score ?
40 .Hayek, local information, and the decentralization of state-owned enterprises in China
41 .Placing Bank supervision in the Central Bank : implications for financial stability based on evidence from the global crisis
42 .How costly are labor gender gaps ? estimates for the Balkans and Turkey
43 .Small firms? formalization : the stick treatment
44 .Effects of income inequality on aggregate output
45 .Magical transition ? intergenerational educational and occupational mobility in rural China : 1988?2002
46 .Product standards and firms? export decisions
47 .Seeking shared prosperity through trade
48 .Energy subsidies reform in Jordan : welfare implications of different scenarios
49 .The socioeconomic impacts of energy reform in Tunisia : a simulation approach
50 .Understanding the operations of freight forwarders : evidence from Serbia
51 .Fertility transition in Turkey?who is most at risk of deciding against child arrival ?
52 .Extending the school day in Latin America and the Caribbean
53 .Estimating the gravity model when zero trade flows are frequent and economically determined
54 .Teacher performance pay : Experimental evidence from Pakistan
55 .Crop choice and infrastructure accessibility in Tanzania : subsistence crops or export crops ?
56 .Firms? locational choice and infrastructure development in Tanzania : instrumental variable spatial autoregressive model
57 .Is the WTO passe ?
58 .Formulas for failure ? were the Doha tariff formulas too ambitious for success ?
59 .Determinants of tobacco consumption in Papua New Guinea : challenges in changing behaviors
60 .Stagnant stunting rate despite rapid economic growth in Papua New Guinea?factors correlated with malnutrition among children under five
61 .Market imperfections exacerbate the gender gap: the case of Malawi
62 .Business regulations and growth
63 .Do capital inflows boost growth in developing countries ? evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
64 .The improved biomass stove saves wood, but how often do people use it ? evidence from a randomized treatment trial in Ethiopia
65 .Preferences for REDD+ contract attributes in low-income countries : a choice experiment in Ethiopia
66 .Impact socio-�conomique de la crise au nord du Mali sur les personnes d�plac�es
67 .The economic viability of jatropha biodiesel in Nepal
68 .Toward a new definition of shared prosperity: a dynamic perspective from three countries
69 .New evidence on the cyclicality of fiscal policy
70 .Ethiopia?s growth acceleration and how to sustain it?insights from a cross-country regression model
71 .How unfair is the inequality of wage earnings in Russia ? estimates from panel data
72 .Costs and benefits of land fragmentation : evidence from Rwanda
73 .Review of international practices for determining medium-term resource needs of spending agencies
74 .Financial inclusion, productivity shocks, and consumption volatility in emerging economies
75 .Unbundling institutions for external finance : worldwide firm-level evidence
76 .Business cycles accounting for Paraguay
77 .A behavioral approach to water conservation: evidence from Costa Rica
78 .How much of the labor in African agriculture is provided by women ?
79 .Policies, prices, and poverty : the sugar, vegetable oil, and flour industries in Senegal
80 .Smallholders? land ownership and access in Sub-Saharan Africa: a new landscape ?
81 .Agriculture production and transport infrastructure in east Africa : an application of spatial autoregression
82 .Firms? locational choice and infrastructure development in Rwanda
83 .Firm productivity and infrastructure costs in east Africa
84 .Firm inventory behavior in east Africa
85 .Delivering education : a pragmatic framework for improving education in low-income countries
86 .Transforming electricity governance in India : has India?s power sector regulation enabled consumers? power ?
87 .Doing the survey two-step : the effects of reticence on estimates of corruption in two-stage survey questions
88 .Women managers and the gender-based gap in access to education : evidence from firm-level data in developing countries
89 .Poverty dynamics in India between 2004 and 2012 : insights from longitudinal analysis using synthetic panel data
90 .Transport infrastructure and welfare : an application to Nigeria
91 .Infrastructure in conflict-prone and fragile environments : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
92 .Road improvement and deforestation in the Congo Basin countries
93 .Agricultural technology choice and transport
94 .Do public health interventions crowd out private health investments ? Malaria control policies in Eritrea
95 .World Bank policy lending and the quality of public sector governance
96 .On the sustainable development goals and the role of Islamic finance
97 .When winners feel like losers : evidence from an energy subsidy reform
98 .Does access to foreign markets shape internal migration ? evidence from Brazil
99 .The local economic impacts of resource abundance : what have we learned ?
100 .Was Weber right ? the effects of pay for ability and pay for performance on pro-social motivation, ability and effort in the public sector


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