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1 .Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths
2 .Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal
3 .Breaking into tradables : urban form and urban function in a developing city
4 .Taxing the good ? distortions, misallocation, and productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
5 .How is the slowdown affecting households in Latin America and the Caribbean ?
6 .Deep integration and UK-EU trade relations
7 .Pedagogy versus school readiness : the impact of a randomized reading instruction intervention and community-based playgroup intervention on early grade reading outcomes in Tonga
8 .Gender-differentiated impacts of tenure insecurity on agricultural performance in Malawi's customary tenure systems
9 .Can media interventions reduce gender gaps in political participation after civil war ? evidence from a field experiment in rural Liberia
10 .Reforming village-level governance via horizontal pressure : evidence from an experiment in Zimbabwe
11 .Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers
12 .The little data book on information and communication technology 2017
13 .The impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in Chile
14 .On the structural transformation of rural Africa
15 .Foreign banks and international transmission of monetary policy : evidence from the syndicated loan market
16 .Can tax incentives for electronic payments reduce the shadow economy? : Korea's attempt to reduce underreporting in retail businesses
17 .With a little help : shocks, agricultural income, and welfare in Uganda
18 .Can grants to consortia spur innovation and science-industry collaboration? : regression-discontinuity evidence from Poland
19 .Estimation and inference for actual and counterfactual growth incidence curves
20 .Skills for a modern Ukraine
21 .Exchange rate flexibility and the effect of remittances on economic growth
22 .The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal
23 .Globalization and the gender earnings gap : evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
24 .Caste system
25 .Emerging economies' versus advanced countries' investment impact in Africa
26 .Job quality and poverty in Latin America
27 .Pass-through of competitors' exchange rates to us import and producer prices
28 .The public/private wage differential in the land of gross national happiness
29 .Labor drops : experimental evidence on the return to additional labor in microenterprises
30 .Understanding India's urban frontier : what is behind the emergence of census towns in India ?
31 .Are automation and trade polarizing developing country labor markets, too ?
32 .Does mass deworming affect child nutrition ? meta-analysis, cost-effectiveness, and statistical power
33 .Vulnerability to drought and food price shocks : evidence from Ethiopia
34 .Services in the European Union : what kinds of regulatory policies enhance productivity ?
35 .A difficult relationship: declining (but productive) FDI inflows in Turkey
36 .Building an ex ante simulation model for estimating the capacity impact, benefit incidence, and cost effectiveness of child care subsidies : an application using provider-level data from Turkey
37 .The global information and communications technology industry : where Vietnam fits in global value chains
38 .A poor means test ? econometric targeting in Africa
39 .Dodging bullets : the heterogeneous effect of political violence on greenfield FDI
40 .The political economy of teacher management in decentralized Indonesia
41 .Residential electricity subsidies in Pakistan : targeting, welfare impacts, and options for reform
42 .International debt statistics 2017
43 .The morphology of African cities
44 .Optimal allocation of natural resource surpluses in a dynamic macroeconomic framework : a DSGE analysis with evidence from Uganda
45 .Sources of productivity growth in Uganda : the role of interindustry and intra-industry misallocation in the 2000s
46 .Financial constraints and girls' secondary education: evidence from school fee elimination in the Gambia
47 .CPI bias and its implications for poverty reduction in Africa
48 .Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ?
49 .Impact of public-private partnerships on private school performance : evidence from a randomized controlled trial in Uganda
50 .Matchmaking in Nairobi : the role of land use
51 .Sovereign wealth funds and long-term investments in Sub-Saharan Africa
52 .Housing finance and inclusive growth in Africa : benchmarking, determinants, and effects
53 .When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ?
54 .Can enhancing the benefits of formalization induce informal firms to become formal ? experimental evidence from Benin
55 .The role of exchange rate and non-exchange rate related factors in polish firms' export performance
56 .Food prices and poverty
57 .Pro-growth equity : a policy framework for the twin goals
58 .How liberal is Nepal's liberal grade promotion policy ?
59 .Secondary towns and poverty reduction : refocusing the urbanization agenda
60 .Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria
61 .Demographic change and development : a global typology
62 .Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030
63 .Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability
64 .Does mobile money use increase firms' investment ? evidence from enterprise Surveys in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
65 .Model and methods for estimating the number of people living in extreme poverty because of the direct impacts of natural disasters
66 .Benefits of electrification and the role of reliability : evidence from India
67 .Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries
68 .Are losses from natural disasters more than just asset losses ? the role of capital aggregation, sector interactions, and investment behaviors
69 .Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation
70 .Deregulation and firm investment : evidence from the dismantling of the license system in India
71 .Does input-trade liberalization affect firms' foreign technology choice ?
72 .Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania
73 .Children left behind in China : the role of school fees
74 .Transit migration : all roads lead to America
75 .Are there skills payoffs in low- and middle-income countries ? empirical evidence using STEP data
76 .Do cognitive and noncognitive skills explain the gender wage gap in middle-income countries ? an analysis using STEP data
77 .Growth recovery in southern Europe : a dozen lessons, old and new
78 .New rural access index : main determinants and correlation to poverty
79 .Global migration of talent and tax incentives : evidence from Malaysia's returning expert program
80 .Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic
81 .Social capital, finance, and consumption: evidence from a representative sample of Chinese households
82 .Does debt relief improve child health ? evidence from cross-country micro data
83 .The cultural trade index : an introduction
84 .The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015
85 .Sharing oil rents and political violence
86 .ICT use, innovation, and productivity : evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
87 .Assessing the degree of international consumption risk sharing
88 .How do cities in Ethiopia create jobs ?
89 .Preferential liberalization, antidumping, and safeguards : stumbling block evidence from MERCOSUR
90 .Conflict and Poverty in Afghanistan's Transition
91 .Does governing law affect bond spreads ?
92 .The world is not yet flat : transport costs matter !
93 .Firm financing in Chile after the 2014-15 tax reform: debt or equity ? debt or equity?
94 .The risk of polygamy and wives' saving behavior
95 .A first step up the energy ladder ? low cost solar kits and household's welfare in Rural Rwanda
96 .Informality in the process of development and growth
97 .Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice
98 .The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy
99 .Climate change and water variability : do water treaties contribute to river basin resilience ?
100 .Unequal opportunity, unequal growth


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