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World Bank Research Dataset

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 .Agricultural production, dietary diversity, and climate variability
2 .Benchmarking the financial performance, growth, and outreach of greenfield microfinance institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa
3 .Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world
4 .Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence
5 .Cost-effectiveness measurement in development : accounting for local costs and noisy impacts
6 .Dynamics of demand for rainfall index insurance : evidence from a commercial product in India
7 .Estimating poverty in the absence of consumption data : the case of Liberia
8 .Estimating the long-run impact of microcredit programs on household income and net worth
9 .Female labor participation in the Arab world : some evidence from panel data in Morocco
10 .GLS estimation and empirical bayes prediction for linear mixed models with Heteroskedasticity and sampling weights : a background study for the POVMAP project
11 .Governors and governing institutions: a comparative study of state-business relations in Russia's regions
12 .Inequality of opportunity among Egyptian children
13 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : inequality of access to infrastructure services
14 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : infrastructure needs, prioritization, and financing
15 .Infrastructure, growth, and inequality : an overview
16 .Interactions among donors' aid allocations : evidence from an exogenous World Bank income threshold
17 .Investment climate reforms and job creation in developing countries : what do we know and what should we do ?
18 .Measuring the impact of a change in the price of Cashew received by exporters on farmgate prices and poverty in Guinea-Bissau
19 .Nash equilibria of games when players' preferences are quasi-transitive
20 .SME finance in Africa
21 .Testing the importance of search frictions, matching, and reservation prestige through randomized experiments in Jordan
22 .The African financial development and financial inclusion gaps
23 .The permanent input hypothesis : the case of textbooks and (no) student learning in Sierra Leone
24 .The reduction of child mortality in the Middle East and North Africa : a success story
25 .Aid is good for the poor
26 .Barriers to the implementation of environmental policies at the local level in China
27 .Do export promotion agencies promote new exporters ?
28 .Does local financial development matter for firm lifecycle in India ?
29 .Egypt : inequality of opportunity in education
30 .Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030
31 .Export performance and geography in Croatia
32 .Food prices, road infrastructure, and market integration in Central and Eastern Africa
33 .Grain price spikes and beggar-thy-neighbor policy responses : a global economywide analysis
34 .Information is power : experimental evidence on the long-run impact of community based monitoring
35 .Poverty impacts of the volume-based special safeguard mechanism
36 .Predicting World Bank project outcome ratings
37 .School autonomy and accountability in Thailand: a systems approach for assessing policy intent and implementation
38 .Seeing is believing ? evidence from an extension network experiment
39 .Short- and long-run impacts of food price changes on poverty
40 .Small business tax policy, informality, and tax evasion -- evidence from Georgia
41 .The drivers of non-revenue water : how effective are non-revenue water reduction programs ?
42 .The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use
43 .The impact of credit information sharing reforms on firm financing?
44 .Understanding the agricultural input landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa : recent plot, household, and community-level evidence
45 .Use of imported inputs and the cost of importing : evidence from developing countries
46 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
47 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
48 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
49 .Capital will not become more expensive as the world ages
50 .Damming the commons : an empirical analysis of international cooperation and conflict in dam location
51 .Demystifying Dutch disease
52 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
53 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
54 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
55 .Fiscal multipliers in recessions and expansions : does it matter whether government spending is increasing or decreasing ?
56 .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
57 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
58 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
59 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
60 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
61 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
62 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
63 .International remittances and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
64 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
65 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
66 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
67 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa
68 .Optimal transition from coal to gas and renewable power under capacity constraints and adjustment costs
69 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
70 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
71 .Public and private investments in innovation capabilities : structural transformation in the Chilean wine industry
72 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
73 .Strategic information revelation and capital allocation
74 .Strategic interactions and portfolio choice in money management : evidence from Colombian pension funds
75 .Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia
76 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
77 .The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia
78 .The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
79 .Trade flows and trade disputes
80 .Why firms avoid cutting wages : survey evidence from European firms
81 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
82 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
83 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
84 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
85 .Bank capital and systemic stability
86 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
87 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
88 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
89 .Child labor and learning
90 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
91 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
92 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
93 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
94 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
95 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
96 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
97 .Culture, politics, and development
98 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
99 .Deposit insurance database
100 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?


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