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


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