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1 .Leaving, staying, or coming back ? migration decisions during the northern Mali conflict
2 .How effective are active labor market policies in developing countries ? a critical review of recent evidence
3 .Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries
4 .All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal
5 .Challenges in assessing the costs of household cooking energy in lower-income countries
6 .Economic upgrading through global value chain participation : which policies increase the value added gains ?
7 .Assessing the role of international organizations in the development of the social enterprise sector
8 .Trade policy and redistribution when preferences are non-homothetic
9 .The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India
10 .Is there enough redistribution ?
11 .Do foreign investors underperform ? An empirical decomposition into style and flows
12 .Are poor individuals mainly found in poor households ? evidence using nutrition data for Africa
13 .Measuring skills in developing countries
14 .Effects of public policy on child labor : current knowledge, gaps, and implications for program design
15 .Financial information in Colombia
16 .Municipal asset management in China's small cities and towns
17 .Who should be at the top of bottom-up development ? a case study of the national rural livelihoods mission in Rajasthan, India
18 .Deliberative democracy in India
19 .For India's rural poor, growing towns matter more than growing cities
20 .Growing markets through business training for female entrepreneurs : a market-level randomized experiment in Kenya
21 .Antidiscrimination law and shared prosperity : an analysis of the legal framework of six economies and their impact on the equality of opportunities of ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities
22 .Regional dimensions of recent weakness in investment : drivers, investment needs and policy responses
23 .Weakness in investment growth : causes, implications and policy responses
24 .Design of a multi-stage stratified sample for poverty and welfare monitoring with multiple objectives : a Bangladesh case study
25 .Are tobacco taxes really regressive ? evidence from Chile
26 .Rising incomes and inequality of access to infrastructure among Latin American households
27 .Seasonality of rural finance
28 .Stocktaking of global forced displacement data
29 .Agent banking in a highly under-developed financial sector : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
30 .Special study on benchmarking the quality of project economic analysis for the South Asia Region
31 .The direct and indirect costs of tax treaty policy : evidence from Ukraine
32 .Horizontal depth : a new database on the content of preferential trade agreements
33 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
34 .Agriculture in Africa -- telling myths from facts : a synthesis
35 .Public mosquito abatement : a cluster randomized experiment
36 .Does vertical specialization increase productivity ?
37 .A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice
38 .How is the internet changing labor market arrangements ? evidence from telecommunications reforms in Europe
39 .Growth (but not only) is good for the poor : some cross-country evidence to promote growth and shared prosperity in Haiti
40 .Assessing the accuracy of electricity demand forecasts in developing countries
41 .Dynamics of child development : analysis of a longitudinal cohort in a very low income country
42 .Are capital flows fickle? Increasingly ? and does the answer still depend on type?
43 .Government guarantees, transparency, and bank risk-taking
44 .Recovery from conflict : lessons of success
45 .Estimating poverty using cell phone data : evidence from Guatemala
46 .Distribution of consumption expenditure in East Asia
47 .Foreign banks and trade: bridging the information gap ?
48 .Toward labor market policy 2.0 : the potential for using online job-portal big data to inform labor market policies in India
49 .Push and pull : a study of international migration from Nepal
50 .Services in the trans-pacific partnership : what would be lost?
51 .The impact of mass bed net distribution programs on politics : evidence from Tanzania
52 .The global role of the U.S. economy: linkages, policies and spillovers
53 .Evaluation of an adolescent development program for girls in Tanzania
54 .The impact of mining on spatial inequality recent evidence from Africa
55 .Personality traits, technology adoption, and technical efficiency : evidence from smallholder rice farms in Ghana
56 .The changing structure of Africa's economies
57 .Impact of oil price fluctuations on financial markets since 2014
58 .What do teachers know and do ? does it matter ? evidence from primary schools in Africa
59 .Social learning about environmental innovations : experimental analysis of adoption timing
60 .Can solar lanterns improve youth academic performance ? experimental evidence from Bangladesh
61 .Firms' export decisions : demand trumps financial shocks
62 .Long-term growth scenarios for Bangladesh
63 .Costing household surveys for monitoring progress toward ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity
64 .Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths
65 .Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal
66 .Breaking into tradables : urban form and urban function in a developing city
67 .Taxing the good ? distortions, misallocation, and productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
68 .How is the slowdown affecting households in Latin America and the Caribbean ?
69 .Deep integration and UK-EU trade relations
70 .Pedagogy versus school readiness : the impact of a randomized reading instruction intervention and community-based playgroup intervention on early grade reading outcomes in Tonga
71 .Gender-differentiated impacts of tenure insecurity on agricultural performance in Malawi's customary tenure systems
72 .Can media interventions reduce gender gaps in political participation after civil war ? evidence from a field experiment in rural Liberia
73 .Reforming village-level governance via horizontal pressure : evidence from an experiment in Zimbabwe
74 .Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers
75 .The little data book on information and communication technology 2017
76 .The impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in Chile
77 .On the structural transformation of rural Africa
78 .Global economic prospects : weak investment in uncertain times
79 .Foreign banks and international transmission of monetary policy : evidence from the syndicated loan market
80 .Can tax incentives for electronic payments reduce the shadow economy? : Korea's attempt to reduce underreporting in retail businesses
81 .With a little help : shocks, agricultural income, and welfare in Uganda
82 .Can grants to consortia spur innovation and science-industry collaboration? : regression-discontinuity evidence from Poland
83 .Estimation and inference for actual and counterfactual growth incidence curves
84 .Skills for a modern Ukraine
85 .Clientelism in the public sector : why public service reforms may not succeed and what to do about it
86 .Water from the heights, water from the grassroots : the governance of common dynamics and public services in La Paz-El Alto
87 .World development report 2017 : Guatemala?s international commission against impunity - a case study on institutions and rule of law
88 .Contestability and changes in tolerance towards corruption : the formation of an elite-citizen coalition in Mexico
89 .World development report 2017 : gender based violence and the law
90 .Exchange rate flexibility and the effect of remittances on economic growth
91 .The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal
92 .Globalization and the gender earnings gap : evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
93 .Caste system
94 .Emerging economies' versus advanced countries' investment impact in Africa
95 .Job quality and poverty in Latin America
96 .Pass-through of competitors' exchange rates to us import and producer prices
97 .The public/private wage differential in the land of gross national happiness
98 .Labor drops : experimental evidence on the return to additional labor in microenterprises
99 .Understanding India's urban frontier : what is behind the emergence of census towns in India ?
100 .Are automation and trade polarizing developing country labor markets, too ?


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