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1 .Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria
2 .Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt
3 .A proximity-based approach to labor mobility in CGE models with an application to Sub-Saharan Africa
4 .Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa
5 .Regulating water and sanitation network services accounting for institutional and informational constraints
6 .Measuring women's agency
7 .Measuring time use in development settings
8 .Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets
9 .Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence
10 .Arm's-length trade : a source of post-crisis trade weakness
11 .Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment
12 .Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras
13 .Can job training decrease women?s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria
14 .Evidence for a presource curse ? oil discoveries, elevated expectations, and growth disappointments
15 .Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect
16 .Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys
17 .Taxation without representation ? experimental evidence from Ghana and Uganda on citizen action toward taxes, oil, and aid
18 .Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification
19 .Land productivity and plot size : is measurement error driving the inverse relationship ?
20 .Global inequality in a more educated world
21 .Assessing the global economic and poverty effects of antimicrobial resistance
22 .Trains, trade and transaction costs : how does domestic trade by rail affect market prices of Malawi agricultural commodities ?
23 .Whose power gets cut ? using high-frequency satellite images to measure power supply irregularity
24 .The impact of electricity shortages on firm productivity : evidence from Pakistan
25 .The nexus of energy supply and human health
26 .Exchange rate and inflation dynamics in Zambia
27 .Farm size and productivity : a "direct-inverse-direct" relationship
28 .Services trade and global value chains
29 .Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality
30 .Understanding the impact of windstorms on economic activity from night lights in Central America
31 .Approximating income distribution dynamics using aggregate data
32 .Tax administration practices and firms? perceptions of corruption : evidence from Europe and Central Asia
33 ."Create" or "buy" : internal vs. external sources of innovation and firm productivity
34 .Unheard voices : the challenge of inducing women's civic speech
35 .Deliberative inequality : a text-as-data study of Tamil Nadu's village assemblies
36 .The effect of local governance on firm productivity and resource allocation : evidence from Vietnam
37 .On the predictability of growth
38 .Education and health services in Uganda : quality of inputs, user satisfaction, and community welfare levels
39 .The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua
40 .The heterogeneous growth effects of the business environment : firm-level evidence for a global sample of cities
41 .Biased policy professionals
42 .Well begun, but aiming higher: a review of Vietnam's education trends in the past 20 years and emerging challenges
43 .Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms
44 .Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda
45 .Are caste categories misleading ? the relationship between gender and Jati in three Indian states
46 .Cyclicality of fiscal policy in Sub-Saharan Africa : magnitude and evolution
47 .Fast, easy, and cheap job matching : social networks in Bangladesh
48 .Estimating the welfare costs of reforming the Iraq public distribution system : a mixed demand approach
49 .Employment multipliers over the business cycle
50 .But ? what is the poverty rate today? testing poverty nowcasting methods in Latin America and the Caribbean
51 .Scaling up distributed solar in emerging markets : the case of the Arab Republic of Egypt
52 .Heterogeneous effects of rural electrification: evidence from Bangladesh
53 .Bureaucratic blockages : water, civil servants, and community in Tanzania
54 .Should emerging markets worry about U.S. monetary policy announcements ?
55 .Multidimensional poverty in the Philippines, 2004-13 : do choices for weighting, identification and aggregation matter ?
56 .Do individual investors ignore transaction costs ?
57 .Prices, Engel curves, and time-space deflation : impacts on poverty and inequality in Vietnam
58 .Rural non-farm employment and household welfare : evidence from Malawi
59 .Soft skills for hard constraints : evidence from high-achieving female farmers
60 .Cities, slums, and early child growth : empirical evidence from Bangladesh
61 .How important are spillovers from major emerging markets ?
62 .Job fairs : matching firms and workers in a field experiment in Ethiopia
63 .Financial globalization and market volatility : an empirical appraisal
64 .On-the-job training : returns, barriers to provision, and policy implications
65 .Spatial autocorrelation panel regression : agricultural production and transport connectivity
66 .Port rail connectivity and agricultural production : evidence from a large sample of farmers in Ethiopia
67 .Beyond dualism : agricultural productivity, small towns, and structural change in Bangladesh
68 .Full-time teachers, students, and curriculum : the single-shift model in Rio de Janeiro
69 .The labor market effects of financial crises : the role of temporary contracts in central and western Europe
70 .Colombo : exposure, vulnerability, and ability to respond to floods
71 .Information technology and provision of national identification cards by the Bolivian police : evidence from two randomized natural field experiments
72 .Credit composition, output composition, and external balances
73 .A review of the anthropological literature on the civil service
74 .How do women fare in rural non-farm economy ?
75 .In the mind, the household, or the market ? concepts and measurement of women's economic empowerment
76 .Deterring kickbacks and encouraging entry in public procurement markets : evidence from firm surveys in 88 developing countries
77 .Does energy efficiency promote economic growth? : evidence from a multi-country and multi-sector panel data set
78 .Energy prices and international trade : incorporating input-output linkages
79 .Predicting conflict
80 .Is consanguinity an impediment to improving human development outcomes ?
81 .Societal poverty : a relative and relevant measure
82 .Perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during a period of falling inequality
83 .Do different types of assets have differential effects on child education ? evidence from Tanzania
84 .Fuel efficiency versus fuel substitution in the transport sector : an econometric analysis
85 .Where to create jobs to reduce poverty : cities or towns ?
86 .The rise of the middle class and economic growth in ASEAN
87 .Elections and embezzlement : experimental evidence from Burkina Faso
88 .Why do some oil-rich countries perform better than others ?
89 .The effects of in-kind demand-side conditional transfers for improving uptake of maternal and child health services in Rwanda
90 .Crossovers : female entrepreneurs who enter male sectors -- evidence from Ethiopia
91 .Status goods : experimental evidence from platinum credit cards
92 .Effect of stress on later-life health : evidence from the Vietnam war draft
93 .The entry of randomized assignment into the social sciences
94 .To sew or not to sew ? assessing the welfare effects of the garment industry in Cambodia
95 .Effects of performance incentives for community health worker cooperatives in Rwanda
96 .Compensation, diversity and inclusion at the World Bank Group
97 .Collecting the dirt on soils : advancements in plot-level soil testing and implications for agricultural statistics
98 .Industrial policy, information, and government capacity
99 .Documenting Myanmar's social transformation : insights from six rounds of research on livelihoods and social change in rural communities
100 .Do countries learn from experience in infrastructure PPP ? PPP practice and contract cancellation


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