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1 .Financial sector strategies and financial sector outcomes : do the strategies perform?
2 .Global data set on education quality (1965-2015)
3 .The impact of social mobilization on health service delivery and health outcomes : evidence from rural Pakistan
4 .Lessons from reforming financial management information systems : a review of the evidence
5 .The changing way governments talk about poverty and inequality : evidence from two centuries of Latin American presidential speeches
6 .Winners never quit, quitters never grow : using text mining to measure policy volatility and its link with long-term growth in Latin America
7 .A primer on human capital
8 .Structural reforms and firms' productivity : evidence from developing countries
9 .Female migration in Lesotho : determinants and opportunities
10 .Marital shocks and women's welfare in Africa
11 .Impact of phone reminders on survey response rates : evidence from a web-based survey in an international organization
12 .Simulating pension income scenarios with penCalc : an illustration for India's national pension system
13 .What explains the gender gap reversal in education ? the role of the tail hypothesis
14 .Transport corridors and their wider economic benefits : a critical review of the literature
15 .Insecurity and industrial organization : evidence from Afghanistan
16 .Cross-border spillover effects of the g20 financial regulatory reforms : results from a pilot survey
17 .Global economic prospects : broad-based upturn, but for how long?
18 .Can we measure the power of the grabbing hand? : a comparative analysis of different indicators of corruption
19 .ICT adoption and wage inequality : evidence from Mexican firms
20 .Bank ownership : trends and implications
21 .Using gross trade data to map archetypal GVCs
22 .Can mothers afford to work in Poland : labor supply incentives of social benefits and childcare costs
23 .Micro-level analysis of Mexican retail markets and their response to changes in market structure and competition policies
24 .An evaluative look behind the curtain : World Bank Group staff's early experience with the shared prosperity goal
25 .How effective are early grade reading interventions ? a review of the evidence
26 .Selection, firm turnover, and productivity growth : do emerging cities speed up the process?
27 .Wage inequality in Latin America : understanding the past to prepare for the future
28 .Preschool and child development under extreme poverty : evidence from a randomized experiment in rural Mozambique
29 .How (not) to fix problems that matter : assessing and responding to Malawi's history of institutional reform
30 .State ownership of financial institutions in Europe and Central Asia
31 .Cost recovery and financial viability of the power sector in developing countries : a literature review
32 .Are international banks different? evidence on bank performance and strategy
33 .Public infrastructure and structural transformation
34 .Poverty from space : using high-resolution satellite imagery for estimating economic well-being
35 .Increasing the sustainability of rural water service: findings from the impact evaluation baseline survey in Nicaragua
36 .Business environment and firm performance in European lagging regions
37 .Quasi-fiscal deficits in the electricity sector of the Middle East and North Africa : sources and size
38 .The profits of wisdom : the impacts of a business support program in Tanzania
39 .Mobile infrastructure and rural business enterprises : evidence from sim registration mandate in Niger
40 .The global costs of protectionism
41 .Are psychometric tools a viable screening method for small and medium-size enterprise lending ? evidence from Peru
42 .The impact of hurricane strikes on short-term local economic activity : evidence from nightlight images in the Dominican Republic
43 .How do multinationals report their economic, social, and environmental impacts? evidence from global reporting initiative data
44 .Building macro SAMs from cross-country databases : method and matrices for 133 countries
45 .A GEM for streamlined dynamic CGE analysis : structure, interface, data, and macro application
46 .Man vs. machine in predicting successful entrepreneurs : evidence from a business plan competition in Nigeria
47 .Mission and the bottom line : performance incentives in a multi-goal organization
48 .Appraisal econometrics for proposed transport corridors : optimal placement, intervention design, and wider economic benefits
49 .Capital and labor : the factor income composition of top incomes in the United States, 1962-2006
50 .The whys of social exclusion : insights from behavioral economics
51 .The value of reference letters
52 .Building a competitive city through innovation and global knowledge : the case of Sino-Singapore Suzhou industrial park
53 .Democratic Republic of Congo urbanization review : productive and inclusive cities for an emerging Congo
54 .Change management that works : making impacts in challenging environments
55 .Double for nothing ? experimental evidence on an unconditional teacher salary increase in Indonesia
56 .Association of World Bank policy lending with social development policies and institutions
57 .The internet and Chinese exports in the pre-Alibaba era
58 .Teaching with the test : experimental evidence on diagnostic feedback and capacity building for public schools in Argentina
59 .Macroeconomic implications of financial imperfections : a survey
60 .Asset prices and macroeconomic outcomes : a survey
61 .A regime-based effect of fiscal policy : evidence from an emerging economy
62 .Economic growth, convergence, and world food demand and supply
63 .Insuring well-being ? buyer's remorse and peace of mind effects from insurance
64 .The little data book 2016
65 .The impacts of safety nets in Africa : what are we learning ?
66 .The effect of height on earnings : is stature just a proxy for cognitive and non-cognitive skills ?
67 .Moving teachers to Malawi's remote communities : a data-driven approach to teacher deployment
68 .Microfinance and economic development
69 .Mangroves as protection from storm surges in Bangladesh
70 .Gender and property rights in Sub-Saharan Africa : a review of constraints and effective interventions
71 .Glass barriers : constraints to women's small-scale cross-border trade in Cambodia and Lao PDR
72 .Polarization, foreign military intervention, and civil conflict
73 .Putting your money where your mouth is : geographic targeting of World Bank projects to the bottom 40 percent
74 .The impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in Zambia
75 .Gender and youth employment in Sub-Saharan Africa : a review of constraints and effective interventions
76 .Internal borders and migration in India
77 .FDI spillovers and high-growth firms in developing countries
78 .Women's entrepreneurship : how to measure the gap between new female and male entrepreneurs?
79 .SME finance
80 .Korea's growth experience and long-term growth model
81 .Gender and enterprise development in Sub-Saharan Africa : a review of constraints and effective interventions
82 .Learning the impact of financial education when take-up is low
83 .Financial development, growth, and crisis: is there a trade-off ?
84 .Small firm death in developing countries
85 .Global financial development report 2017-2018 : bankers without borders
86 .Charting the diffusion of power sector reforms across the developing world
87 .Public procurement regulation and road quality
88 .Labor adjustment costs across sectors and regions
89 .The impact of large-scale migration on poverty, expenditures, and labor market outcomes in Nepal
90 .How much oil is the Islamic state group producing ? evidence from remote sensing
91 .Marital trajectories and women's well-being in Senegal
92 .What are the effects of expanding a social pension program on extreme poverty and labor supply ? evidence from Mexico's pension program for the elderly
93 .Productivity and health : alternative productivity estimates using physical activity
94 .Regressive or progressive ? the effect of tobacco taxes in Ukraine
95 .Roads and the geography of economic activities in Mexico
96 .Prospects of estimating poverty with phone surveys : experimental results from Serbia
97 .Political economy of reform
98 .Introducing a performance-based school grant in Jakarta : what do we know about its impact after two years ?
99 .Open and nimble : finding stable growth in small economies
100 .Corporate debt maturity in developing countries : sources of long- and short-termism


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