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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 .Addressing access and behavioral constraints through social intermediation services : a review of Chile Solidario and Red Unidos
2 .Economic effects of the Syrian war and the spread of the Islamic state on the Levant
3 .Education attainment in the Middle East and North Africa : success at a cost
4 .How significant is Africa's demographic dividend for its future growth and poverty reduction ?
5 .Incomplete integration and contagion of debt distress in economic unions
6 .Local foundations for better governance : A Review of Ghazala Mansuri and Vijayendra Rao's Localizing Development
7 .Measuring risk preferences in rural Ethiopia : risk tolerance and exogenous income proxies
8 .Motivations, monitoring technologies, and pay for performance
9 .Party age and party color : new results on the political economy of redistribution and inequality
10 .Roads, labor markets, and human capital : evidence from rural Indonesia
11 .Sukuk markets : a proposed approach for development
12 .Transparent government and business regulation : "open for business?"
13 .Wage growth, landholding, and mechanization in Chinese agriculture
14 .World development report 2015 : mind, society, and behavior
15 .Purchasing power parities and real expenditures of World economics : a comprehensive report of the 2011 International Comparison Program
16 .Agricultural factor markets in Sub-Saharan Africa : an updated view with formal tests for market failure
17 .Agricultural intensification : the status in six African countries
18 .Assessing public debt sustainability in Mauritania with a stochastic framework
19 .Can agricultural households farm their way out of poverty ?
20 .Climate change and poverty -- an analytical framework
21 .Developing social-emotional skills for the labor market : the PRACTICE model
22 .Does culture matter for development ?
23 .Does land fragmentation increase the cost of cultivation ? evidence from India
24 .Does livestock ownership affect animal source foods consumption and child nutritional status ? evidence from rural Uganda
25 .Dropout in upper secondary education in Mexico : patterns, consequences and possible causes
26 .Durable goods and poverty measurement
27 .Estimates of ad valorem equivalents of barriers against foreign suppliers of services in eleven services sectors and 103 countries
28 .Health information, treatment, and worker productivity : experimental evidence from malaria testing and treatment among Nigerian sugarcane cutters
29 .Housing consumption and urbanization
30 .Importing high food prices by exporting : rice prices in Lao PDR
31 .Income diversification patterns in rural Sub-Saharan Africa : reassessing the evidence
32 .Informing migration policies : a data primer
33 .Inheritance law reform, empowerment, and human capital accumulation : second-generation effects from India
34 .Long-run growth in Ghana : determinants and prospects
35 .Milking the data : measuring income from milk production in extensive livestock systems -- experimental evidence from Niger
36 .Oil and civil conflict : can public spending have a mitigation effect ?
37 .Place and child health : the interaction of population density and sanitation in developing countries
38 .Poverty and the spatial distribution of rural population
39 .Promoting women's economic empowerment : what works ?
40 .Protected areas and deforestation : new results from high resolution panel data
41 .Public sectors in the pacific islands : are they 'too big' and do they 'crowd out' the private sector ?
42 .Rent imputation for welfare measurement : a review of methodologies and empirical findings
43 .Rewarding safer sex : conditional cash transfers for HIV/STI prevention
44 .Should income inequality be reduced and who should benefit ? redistributive preferences in Europe and Central Asia
45 .Some simple analytics of trade and labor mobility
46 .Strengthening public financial management : exploring drivers and effects
47 .Structural reforms and labor market outcomes : international panel data evidence
48 .Success in difficult environments : a portfolio analysis of fragile and conflict-affected states
49 .The creative wealth of nations : how the performing arts can advance development and human progress
50 .The economic effects of a borrower bailout : evidence from an emerging market
51 .The gendered labor market impacts of trade liberalization : evidence from Brazil
52 .The impact of household food consumption data collection methods on poverty and inequality measures in Niger
53 .The need for multiple types of information to inform climate change assessment
54 .The post-crisis growth slowdown in emerging economies and the role of structural reforms
55 .Trade and civil conflict : revisiting the cross-country evidence
56 .Transitioning from low-income growth to high-income growth : is there a middle income trap ?
57 .Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ?
58 .Urbanization and housing investment
59 .Village political economy, land tenure insecurity, and the rural to urban migration decision : evidence from China
60 .Weather shocks and health at birth in Colombia
61 .What doesn't kill you makes you poorer : adult wages and the early-life disease environment in India
62 .What makes a currency procyclical ? an empirical investigation
63 .Power for all : electricity access challenge in India
64 .Global Monitoring Report 2014-2015 : Ending poverty and sharing prosperity
65 .CGE analysis of the impact of foreign direct investment and tariff reform on female and male wages
66 .A measured approach to ending poverty and boosting shared prosperity : concepts, data, and the twin goals
67 .Surge in solar-powered homes : experience in off-grid rural Bangladesh
68 .A dynamic spatial model of rural-urban transformation with public goods
69 .Agricultural policies and trade paths in Turkey
70 .Agricultural productivity, hired labor, wages and poverty : evidence from Bangladesh
71 .Can conditional cash transfers improve education and nutrition outcomes for poor children in Bangladesh ? evidence from a pilot project
72 .Credit conditions and foreign direct investment during the global financial crisis
73 .Diet quality, child health, and food policies in developing countries
74 .Does mandating nondiscrimination in hiring practices influence women's employment ? evidence using firm-level data
75 .Drivers of entrepreneurship and post-entry performance of newborn firms in developing countries
76 .Evidence on policies to increase the development impacts of international migration
77 .Exploiting externalities to estimate the long-term effects of early childhood deworming
78 .Foreign bank subsidiaries' default risk during the global crisis : what factors help insulate affiliates from their parents ?
79 .From tapering to tightening : the impact of the fed's exit on India
80 .Green subsidies and the WTO
81 .Interest rate caps around the world: still popular, but a blunt instrument
82 .Job creation in fragile and conflict-affected situations
83 .Measuring agricultural knowledge and adoption
84 .Non-farm enterprises in rural Africa : new empirical evidence
85 .Pathways toward zero-carbon electricity required for climate stabilization
86 .Performance of renewable energy auctions : experience in Brazil, China and India
87 .Radio frequency (un)identification : results from a proof-of-concept trial of the use of RFID technology to measure microenterprise turnover in Sri Lanka
88 .Spatial dynamics of electricity usage in India
89 .The critical mass approach to achieve a deal on green goods and services : what is on the table? how much to expect ?
90 .The effects of financial development on foreign direct investment
91 .The second wave of independence : shopping for solutions
92 .Trafficking and fragility in West Africa
93 .Urban infrastructure investment and rent-capture potentials
94 .Water quality, brawn, and education: the rural drinking water program in China
95 .Which firms create the most jobs in developing countries ? evidence from Tunisia
96 .A comprehensive review of empirical and modeled HIV incidence trends (1990-2012)
97 .Agricultural production, dietary diversity, and climate variability
98 .Benchmarking the financial performance, growth, and outreach of greenfield microfinance institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa
99 .Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world
100 .Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence


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