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1 .Sources of productivity growth in Uganda : the role of interindustry and intra-industry misallocation in the 2000s
2 .Financial constraints and girls' secondary education: evidence from school fee elimination in the Gambia
3 .CPI bias and its implications for poverty reduction in Africa
4 .Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ?
5 .Impact of public-private partnerships on private school performance : evidence from a randomized controlled trial in Uganda
6 .Matchmaking in Nairobi : the role of land use
7 .Sovereign wealth funds and long-term investments in Sub-Saharan Africa
8 .Housing finance and inclusive growth in Africa : benchmarking, determinants, and effects
9 .When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ?
10 .Can enhancing the benefits of formalization induce informal firms to become formal ? experimental evidence from Benin
11 .The role of exchange rate and non-exchange rate related factors in polish firms' export performance
12 .Food prices and poverty
13 .Pro-growth equity : a policy framework for the twin goals
14 .How liberal is Nepal's liberal grade promotion policy ?
15 .Secondary towns and poverty reduction : refocusing the urbanization agenda
16 .Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria
17 .Demographic change and development : looking at challenges and opportunities through a new typology
18 .Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030
19 .Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability
20 .Does mobile money use increase firms' investment ? evidence from enterprise Surveys in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
21 .Model and methods for estimating the number of people living in extreme poverty because of the direct impacts of natural disasters
22 .Benefits of electrification and the role of reliability : evidence from India
23 .Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries
24 .Are losses from natural disasters more than just asset losses ? the role of capital aggregation, sector interactions, and investment behaviors
25 .Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation
26 .Deregulation and firm investment : evidence from the dismantling of the license system in India
27 .Does input-trade liberalization affect firms' foreign technology choice ?
28 .Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania
29 .Children left behind in China : the role of school fees
30 .Transit migration : all roads lead to America
31 .Are there skills payoffs in low- and middle-income countries ? empirical evidence using STEP data
32 .Do cognitive and noncognitive skills explain the gender wage gap in middle-income countries ? an analysis using STEP data
33 .Growth recovery in southern Europe : a dozen lessons, old and new
34 .New rural access index : main determinants and correlation to poverty
35 .Global migration of talent and tax incentives : evidence from Malaysia's returning expert program
36 .Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic
37 .Social capital, finance, and consumption: evidence from a representative sample of Chinese households
38 .Does debt relief improve child health ? evidence from cross-country micro data
39 .The cultural trade index : an introduction
40 .The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015
41 .Sharing oil rents and political violence
42 .ICT use, innovation, and productivity : evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
43 .Assessing the degree of international consumption risk sharing
44 .How do cities in Ethiopia create jobs ?
45 .Preferential liberalization, antidumping, and safeguards : stumbling block evidence from MERCOSUR
46 .Conflict and Poverty in Afghanistan's Transition
47 .Does governing law affect bond spreads ?
48 .The world is not yet flat : transport costs matter !
49 .Firm financing in Chile after the 2014-15 tax reform: debt or equity ? debt or equity?
50 .The risk of polygamy and wives' saving behavior
51 .A first step up the energy ladder ? low cost solar kits and household's welfare in Rural Rwanda
52 .Informality in the process of development and growth
53 .Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice
54 .The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy
55 .Climate change and water variability : do water treaties contribute to river basin resilience ?
56 .Unequal opportunity, unequal growth
57 .The effect of the Swedish payroll tax cut for youths on firm profitability
58 .Global talent flows
59 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
60 .Casting the tax net wider : experimental evidence from Costa Rica
61 .Retooling poverty targeting using out-of-sample validation and machine learning
62 .The long-term impact of international migration on economic decision-making : evidence from a migration lottery and lab-in-the-field experiments
63 .Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013
64 .The more stringent, the better ? rationing car use in Bogota with moderate and drastic restrictions
65 .New estimates of extreme poverty for children
66 .Who are the poor in the developing world ?
67 .Intergenerational education mobility in Africa : has progress been inclusive ?
68 .Dynamic relationship between corruption and youth unemployment : empirical evidences from a system GMM approach
69 .Is predicted data a viable alternative to real data ?
70 .Citizen engagement in rulemaking -- evidence on regulatory practices in 185 countries
71 .Poor households' productive investments of cash transfers : quasi-experimental evidence from Niger
72 .When the cat's away : the effects of spousal migration on investments on children
73 .Managing (fiscally) resource price volatility : exploring policy options for the Democratic Republic of Congo
74 .Constructing robust poverty trends in the Islamic Republic of Iran : 2008-14
75 .Deepening without broadening ? jobs in Ghana's private sector
76 .Training teachers on the job : what works and how to measure it
77 .Gender gaps in cognitive and non-cognitive skills in early primary grades : evidence from rural Indonesia
78 .Investing in school readiness : an analysis of the cost-effectiveness of early childhood education pathways in rural Indonesia
79 .Nonrenewable resources, income inequality and per capita GDP : an empirical analysis
80 .Trends and drivers of poverty reduction in Nepal : a historical perspective
81 .Can the culture of honor lead to inefficient conventions ? experimental evidence from India
82 .Faraway or nearby ? domestic and international spillovers in patenting and product innovation
83 .Russian Federation : how services contribute to competitiveness
84 .Minimizing ecological damage from road improvement in tropical forests
85 .Does improved local supply of schooling enhance intergenerational mobility in education ? evidence from Jordan
86 .Mobility and pathways to the middle class in Nepal
87 .From commodity discovery to production
88 .Shoeing the Children : the impact of the TOMS Shoe donation program in rural El Salvador
89 .Export competitiveness and FDI performance across the regions of the Russian Federation
90 .Are labor supply decisions consistent with neoclassical preferences ? evidence from Indian boat owners
91 .The globe and the circle : geometry and economic geography as tribute to Thales and Nash
92 .Preferential resource spending under an employment guarantee : the political economy of MGNREGS in Andhra Pradesh
93 .Combining preschool teacher training with parenting education : a cluster-randomized controlled trial
94 .The state of economics, the state of the world
95 .How long is the maturity of corporate borrowing ? evidence from bond and loan issuances across markets
96 .Will market competition trump gender discrimination in India ?
97 .On the ground or in the air ? a methodological experiment on crop residue cover measurement in Ethiopia
98 .Varietal identification in household surveys : results from an experiment using DNA fingerprinting of sweet potato leaves in southern Ethiopia
99 .Sustainability of a residential CFL distribution program : evidence from Ethiopia
100 .How many years have refugees been in exile ?


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