Click here for search results


World Bank Research Dataset

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 .Aid is good for the poor
2 .Barriers to the implementation of environmental policies at the local level in China
3 .Do export promotion agencies promote new exporters ?
4 .Does local financial development matter for firm lifecycle in India ?
5 .Egypt : inequality of opportunity in education
6 .Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030
7 .Export performance and geography in Croatia
8 .Food prices, road infrastructure, and market integration in Central and Eastern Africa
9 .Grain price spikes and beggar-thy-neighbor policy responses : a global economywide analysis
10 .Information is power : experimental evidence on the long-run impact of community based monitoring
11 .Poverty impacts of the volume-based special safeguard mechanism
12 .Predicting World Bank project outcome ratings
13 .School autonomy and accountability in Thailand: a systems approach for assessing policy intent and implementation
14 .Seeing is believing ? evidence from an extension network experiment
15 .Short- and long-run impacts of food price changes on poverty
16 .Small business tax policy, informality, and tax evasion -- evidence from Georgia
17 .The drivers of non-revenue water : how effective are non-revenue water reduction programs ?
18 .The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use
19 .The impact of credit information sharing reforms on firm financing?
20 .Understanding the agricultural input landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa : recent plot, household, and community-level evidence
21 .Use of imported inputs and the cost of importing : evidence from developing countries
22 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
23 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
24 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
25 .Capital will not become more expensive as the world ages
26 .Damming the commons : an empirical analysis of international cooperation and conflict in dam location
27 .Demystifying Dutch disease
28 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
29 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
30 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
31 .Fiscal multipliers in recessions and expansions : does it matter whether government spending is increasing or decreasing ?
32 .How regional integration and transnational energy networks have boosted FDI in Turkey (and may cease to do so): a case study: how geo-political alliances and regional networks matter
33 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
34 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
35 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
36 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
37 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
38 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
39 .International remittances and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
40 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
41 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
42 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
43 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa
44 .Optimal transition from coal to gas and renewable power under capacity constraints and adjustment costs
45 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
46 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
47 .Public and private investments in innovation capabilities : structural transformation in the Chilean wine industry
48 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
49 .Strategic information revelation and capital allocation
50 .Strategic interactions and portfolio choice in money management : evidence from Colombian pension funds
51 .Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia
52 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
53 .The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia
54 .The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
55 .Trade flows and trade disputes
56 .Why firms avoid cutting wages : survey evidence from European firms
57 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
58 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
59 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
60 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
61 .Bank capital and systemic stability
62 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
63 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
64 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
65 .Child labor and learning
66 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
67 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
68 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
69 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
70 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
71 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
72 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
73 .Culture, politics, and development
74 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
75 .Deposit insurance database
76 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?
77 .Does institutional finance matter for agriculture ? evidence using panel data from Uganda
78 .Does involvement of local NGOs enhance public service delivery ? cautionary evidence from a Malaria-prevention evaluation in India
79 .Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
80 .Economic inequality in the Arab region
81 .Economics of transiting to renewable energy in Morocco : a general equilibrium analysis
82 .Encouraging health insurance for the informal sector : a cluster randomized trial
83 .Export destinations and input prices
84 .Financial (dis-)information : evidence from an audit study in Mexico
85 .Fiscal adjustment and income inequality : sub-national evidence from Brazil
86 .Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review
87 .How business community institutions can help fight corruption
88 .How should donors respond to resource windfalls in poor countries ? from aid to insurance
89 .Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner
90 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
91 .Income inequality and violent crime : evidence from Mexico's drug war
92 .Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis
93 .Institutional arrangements for the promotion of regional integration of electricity markets : international experience
94 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
95 .Institutions and firms' return to innovation : evidence from the world bank enterprise survey
96 .Insurance and inclusive growth
97 .Is green growth good for the poor ?
98 .Money or ideas ? a field experiment on constraints to entrepreneurship in rural Pakistan
99 .New coincident and leading indicators for the Lebanese economy
100 .Open skies over the Middle East


Permanent URL for this page: