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1 .The distributional impact of taxes and social spending in Croatia
2 .Unequal laws and the disempowerment of women in the labor market : evidence from firm-level data
3 .Output- and performance-based road contracts and agricultural production : evidence from Zambia
4 .Assessing effects of large-scale land transfers: challenges and opportunities in Malawi's estate sector
5 .Regulatory constraints to agricultural productivity
6 .Which emerging markets and developing economies face corporate balance sheet vulnerabilities ? : a novel monitoring framework
7 .Flies without borders : lessons from Chennai on improving India's municipal public health services
8 .Export quality in advanced and developing economies : evidence from a new data set
9 .Short-term impact of Brexit on the United Kingdom's export of goods
10 .Financial globalization : a glass half empty ?
11 .Why secondary towns can be important for poverty reduction -- a migrant's perspective
12 .Could the debate be over ? errors in farmer-reported production and their implications for the inverse scale-productivity relationship in Uganda
13 .Optimal targeting under budget constraints in a humanitarian context
14 .Preferential trade agreements and global value chains : theory, evidence, and open questions
15 .Shelter from the storm ? household-level impacts of, and responses to, the 2015 floods in Malawi
16 .Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia
17 .The impact of digital technologies on routine tasks : do labor policies matter?
18 .Moving out and up : panel data evidence on migration and poverty in Uganda
19 .A bit far ? geography, international economic agreements, and foreign direct investment : evidence from emerging markets
20 .When is the government transfer multiplier large ?
21 .Investigating the transmission channels behind Dutch disease effects: lessons from Mongolia using a CGE model
22 .Child schooling and child work in the presence of a partial education subsidy
23 .Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment
24 .Labor market discrimination and sorting : evidence from South Africa
25 .The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia
26 .Politics, public works and poverty : evidence from the Bangladesh employment generation programme for the poorest
27 .Delivering education to the underserved through a public-private partnership program in Pakistan
28 .Will elders provide for their grandchildren ?: unconditional cash transfers and educational expenditures in Bolivia
29 .Longevity and lifetime education : global evidence from 919 surveys
30 .Modal choice between rail and road transportation : evidence from Tanzania
31 .Rail transport and firm productivity : evidence from Tanzania
32 .Does arsenic-contaminated drinking water limit early childhood development in Bangladesh ?
33 .Welfare-consistent global poverty measures
34 .Revisiting the effect of food aid on conflict : a methodological caution
35 .The impact of strengthening agricultural extension services : evidence from Ethiopia
36 .The nature of trade and growth linkages
37 .Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique
38 .Buses, houses or cash ? socio-economic, spatial and environmental consequences of reforming public transport subsidies in Buenos Aires
39 .Assessing forecast uncertainty: an information Bayesian approach
40 .The poverty implications of alternative tax reforms: results from a numerical application to Pakistan
41 .Peer effects in the demand for property rights : experimental evidence from urban Tanzania
42 .Looking into the performance-based financing black box: evidence from an impact evaluation in the health sector in Cameroon
43 .Does financial education impact financial literacy and financial behavior, and if so, when ?
44 .Online exports and the wage gap
45 .Understanding the interactions between emissions trading systems and renewable energy standards using a multi-regional CGE model of China
46 .Reducing traffic congestion in Beirut : an empirical analysis of selected policy options
47 .A cross-country database of fiscal space
48 .Through the looking glass: can classroom observation and coaching improve teacher performance in Brazil ?
49 .Can business input improve the effectiveness of worker training? evidence from Brazil's Pronatec-MDIC
50 .Surveys, big data, and experiments : how can we best learn about LGBTI development outcomes ?
51 .Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria
52 .Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt
53 .A proximity-based approach to labor mobility in CGE models with an application to Sub-Saharan Africa
54 .Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa
55 .Regulating water and sanitation network services accounting for institutional and informational constraints
56 .Measuring women's agency
57 .Measuring time use in development settings
58 .Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets
59 .Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence
60 .Arm's-length trade : a source of post-crisis trade weakness
61 .Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment
62 .Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras
63 .Can job training decrease women?s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria
64 .Evidence for a presource curse ? oil discoveries, elevated expectations, and growth disappointments
65 .Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect
66 .Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys
67 .Taxation without representation ? experimental evidence from Ghana and Uganda on citizen action toward taxes, oil, and aid
68 .Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification
69 .Land productivity and plot size : is measurement error driving the inverse relationship ?
70 .Global inequality in a more educated world
71 .Assessing the global economic and poverty effects of antimicrobial resistance
72 .Trains, trade and transaction costs : how does domestic trade by rail affect market prices of Malawi agricultural commodities ?
73 .Whose power gets cut ? using high-frequency satellite images to measure power supply irregularity
74 .The impact of electricity shortages on firm productivity : evidence from Pakistan
75 .The nexus of energy supply and human health
76 .Exchange rate and inflation dynamics in Zambia
77 .Farm size and productivity : a "direct-inverse-direct" relationship
78 .Services trade and global value chains
79 .Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality
80 .Understanding the impact of windstorms on economic activity from night lights in Central America
81 .Approximating income distribution dynamics using aggregate data
82 .Tax administration practices and firms? perceptions of corruption : evidence from Europe and Central Asia
83 ."Create" or "buy" : internal vs. external sources of innovation and firm productivity
84 .Unheard voices : the challenge of inducing women's civic speech
85 .Deliberative inequality : a text-as-data study of Tamil Nadu's village assemblies
86 .The effect of local governance on firm productivity and resource allocation : evidence from Vietnam
87 .On the predictability of growth
88 .Education and health services in Uganda : quality of inputs, user satisfaction, and community welfare levels
89 .The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua
90 .The heterogeneous growth effects of the business environment : firm-level evidence for a global sample of cities
91 .Biased policy professionals
92 .Well begun, but aiming higher: a review of Vietnam's education trends in the past 20 years and emerging challenges
93 .Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms
94 .Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda
95 .Are caste categories misleading ? the relationship between gender and Jati in three Indian states
96 .Cyclicality of fiscal policy in Sub-Saharan Africa : magnitude and evolution
97 .Fast, easy, and cheap job matching : social networks in Bangladesh
98 .Estimating the welfare costs of reforming the Iraq public distribution system : a mixed demand approach
99 .Employment multipliers over the business cycle
100 .But ? what is the poverty rate today? testing poverty nowcasting methods in Latin America and the Caribbean


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