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Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
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1 .African mining, gender, and local employment
2 .Monitoring financial stability in developing and emerging economies : practical guidance for conducting macroprudential analysis
3 .Are we confusing poverty with preferences ?
4 .The local socioeconomic effects of gold mining : evidence from Ghana
5 .Social and economic impacts of rural road improvements in the state of Tocantins, Brazil
6 .Investing in technical & vocational education and training : does it yield large economic returns in Brazil ?
7 .Program evaluation and spillover effects
8 .Household responses to shocks in rural Ethiopia : livestock as a buffer stock
9 .Good countries or good projects ? comparing macro and micro correlates of World Bank and Asian Development Bank project performance
10 .Are women less productive farmers ? how markets and risk affect fertilizer use, productivity, and measured gender effects in Uganda
11 .Trade agreements and enforcement : evidence from WTO dispute settlement
12 .The Global Findex Database 2014 : measuring financial inclusion around the world
13 .Global experiences with special economic zones : focus on China and Africa
14 .Asset price effects of peer benchmarking : evidence from a natural experiment
15 .Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia
16 .Measuring inequality from top to bottom
17 .The little data book 2015
18 .?Missing girls? in the south Caucasus countries : trends, possible causes, and policy options
19 .Weather insurance savings accounts
20 .The little data book on financial inclusion 2015
21 .Labor productivity and employment gaps in Sub-Saharan Africa
22 .Tax evasion through trade intermediation : evidence from Chinese exporters
23 .Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents
24 .Does input tariff reduction impact firms' exports in the presence of import tariff exemption regimes ?
25 .The (non-) effect of violence on education : evidence from the "war on drugs" in Mexico
26 .Labor market regulations and outcomes in Sweden : a comparative analysis of recent trends
27 .The curious case of Brazil's closedness to trade
28 .Estimating the size of external effects of energy subsidies in transport and agriculture
29 .Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets
30 .The quest for subsidy reforms in Libya
31 .An evaluation of the 2014 subsidy reforms in Morocco and a simulation of further reforms
32 .World development report 2014 : risk and opportunity - managing risk for development
33 .Analyzing the dynamics of school dropout in upper secondary education in Latin America : a cohort approach
34 .What explains the stagnation of female labor force participation in urban India ?
35 .Fossil fuel subsidies : approaches and valuation
36 .The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India
37 .Advanced-country policies and emerging-market currencies : the impact of U.S. tapering on India's Rupee
38 .As the market churns : estimates of firm exit and job loss using the World Bank's enterprise surveys
39 .Equality of opportunity : theory and evidence
40 .The international bank lending channel of monetary policy rates and quantitative easing : credit supply, reach-for-yield, and real effects
41 .Using lotteries to incentivize safer sexual behavior : evidence from a randomized controlled trial on HIV prevention
42 .No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade
43 .Income shocks and conflict : evidence from Nigeria
44 .Economic implications of a potential free trade agreement between India and the United States
45 .Policy and performance in customs : evaluating the trade facilitation agreement
46 .Trade effects of customs reform : evidence from Albania
47 .Economic shocks and subjective well-being : evidence from a quasi-experiment
48 .Interviewer effects in subjective survey questions: evidence from Timor-Leste
49 .What determines entrepreneurial outcomes in emerging markets ? the role of initial conditions
50 .Informal tradables and the employment growth of Indian manufacturing
51 .Trade reform and regional dynamics : evidence from 25 years of Brazilian matched employer-employee data
52 .Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil
53 .What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews
54 .Maize price volatility : does market remoteness matter ?
55 ."Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015
56 .Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ?
57 .Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning
58 .Drinking water salinity and infant mortality in coastal Bangladesh
59 .Empowering cities : good for growth ? evidence from China
60 .Gender differentials and agricultural productivity in Niger
61 .Handling the weather : insurance, savings, and credit in West Africa
62 .Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria
63 .Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ?
64 .Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis
65 .R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China
66 .Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing
67 .The changing patterns of financial integration in Latin America
68 .The distributional impact of fiscal policy in South Africa
69 .The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world
70 .Global economic prospects, January 2015 : having fiscal space and using it
71 .Executive summary
72 .Executive summary
73 .Perspectivas Econ�micas Mundiales, Enero de 2015 : tener espacio fiscal y utilizarlo - resumen ejecutivo
74 .Perspectives �conomiques mondiales, Janvier 2015 : disposer d'une marge de manoeuvre budg�taire et l'utiliser - r�sum� analytique
75 .Statistical Annex
76 .Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world
77 .Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement
78 .Can the knowledge capital model explain foreign investment in services ? the case of Singapore
79 .Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel
80 .Competition in Kenyan markets and its impact on income and poverty : a case study on sugar and maize
81 .Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment
82 .Correlates of success in World Bank development policy lending
83 .Economic mobility in Europe and Central Asia : exploring patterns and uncovering puzzles
84 .Entrepreneurship and the allocation of government spending under imperfect markets
85 .Estimating parameters and structural change in CGE models using a Bayesian cross-entropy estimation approach
86 .European economic and monetary union sovereign debt markets
87 .Firm heterogeneity and costly trade: a new estimation strategy and policy experiments
88 .From tragedy to renaissance : improving agricultural data for better policies
89 .Gender inequality and growth: the case of rich vs. poor countries
90 .Gone with the storm: rainfall shocks and household well-being in Guatemala
91 .Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects
92 .Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti
93 .Intentions to return : evidence from Romanian migrants
94 .Living on the edge : vulnerability to poverty and public transfers in Mexico
95 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
96 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
97 .Long-run effects of democracy on income inequality : evidence from repeated cross-sections
98 .Managing risk with insurance and savings : experimental evidence for male and female farm managers in the Sahel
99 .Measuring the determinants of backward linkages from FDI in developing economies : is it a matter of size ?
100 .Moldova : a story of upward economic mobility


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