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

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence
2 .Aid is good for the poor
3 .Barriers to the implementation of environmental policies at the local level in China
4 .Do export promotion agencies promote new exporters ?
5 .Does local financial development matter for firm lifecycle in India ?
6 .Egypt : inequality of opportunity in education
7 .Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030
8 .Export performance and geography in Croatia
9 .Food prices, road infrastructure, and market integration in Central and Eastern Africa
10 .Grain price spikes and beggar-thy-neighbor policy responses : a global economywide analysis
11 .Information is power : experimental evidence on the long-run impact of community based monitoring
12 .Poverty impacts of the volume-based special safeguard mechanism
13 .Predicting World Bank project outcome ratings
14 .School autonomy and accountability in Thailand: a systems approach for assessing policy intent and implementation
15 .Seeing is believing ? evidence from an extension network experiment
16 .Short- and long-run impacts of food price changes on poverty
17 .Small business tax policy, informality, and tax evasion -- evidence from Georgia
18 .The drivers of non-revenue water : how effective are non-revenue water reduction programs ?
19 .The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use
20 .The impact of credit information sharing reforms on firm financing?
21 .Understanding the agricultural input landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa : recent plot, household, and community-level evidence
22 .Use of imported inputs and the cost of importing : evidence from developing countries
23 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
24 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
25 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
26 .Capital will not become more expensive as the world ages
27 .Damming the commons : an empirical analysis of international cooperation and conflict in dam location
28 .Demystifying Dutch disease
29 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
30 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
31 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
32 .Fiscal multipliers in recessions and expansions : does it matter whether government spending is increasing or decreasing ?
33 .How regional integration and transnational energy networks have boosted FDI in Turkey (and may cease to do so): a case study: how geo-political alliances and regional networks matter
34 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
35 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
36 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
37 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
38 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
39 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
40 .International remittances and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
41 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
42 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
43 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
44 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa
45 .Optimal transition from coal to gas and renewable power under capacity constraints and adjustment costs
46 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
47 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
48 .Public and private investments in innovation capabilities : structural transformation in the Chilean wine industry
49 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
50 .Strategic information revelation and capital allocation
51 .Strategic interactions and portfolio choice in money management : evidence from Colombian pension funds
52 .Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia
53 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
54 .The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia
55 .The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
56 .Trade flows and trade disputes
57 .Why firms avoid cutting wages : survey evidence from European firms
58 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
59 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
60 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
61 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
62 .Bank capital and systemic stability
63 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
64 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
65 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
66 .Child labor and learning
67 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
68 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
69 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
70 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
71 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
72 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
73 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
74 .Culture, politics, and development
75 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
76 .Deposit insurance database
77 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?
78 .Does institutional finance matter for agriculture ? evidence using panel data from Uganda
79 .Does involvement of local NGOs enhance public service delivery ? cautionary evidence from a Malaria-prevention evaluation in India
80 .Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
81 .Economic inequality in the Arab region
82 .Economics of transiting to renewable energy in Morocco : a general equilibrium analysis
83 .Encouraging health insurance for the informal sector : a cluster randomized trial
84 .Export destinations and input prices
85 .Financial (dis-)information : evidence from an audit study in Mexico
86 .Fiscal adjustment and income inequality : sub-national evidence from Brazil
87 .Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review
88 .How business community institutions can help fight corruption
89 .How should donors respond to resource windfalls in poor countries ? from aid to insurance
90 .Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner
91 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
92 .Income inequality and violent crime : evidence from Mexico's drug war
93 .Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis
94 .Institutional arrangements for the promotion of regional integration of electricity markets : international experience
95 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
96 .Institutions and firms' return to innovation : evidence from the world bank enterprise survey
97 .Insurance and inclusive growth
98 .Is green growth good for the poor ?
99 .Money or ideas ? a field experiment on constraints to entrepreneurship in rural Pakistan
100 .New coincident and leading indicators for the Lebanese economy


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