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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 .A measured approach to ending poverty and boosting shared prosperity : concepts, data, and the twin goals
2 .Surge in solar-powered homes : experience in off-grid rural Bangladesh
3 .A dynamic spatial model of rural-urban transformation with public goods
4 .Agricultural policies and trade paths in Turkey
5 .Agricultural productivity, hired labor, wages and poverty : evidence from Bangladesh
6 .Credit conditions and foreign direct investment during the global financial crisis
7 .Evidence on policies to increase the development impacts of international migration
8 .Exploiting externalities to estimate the long-term effects of early childhood deworming
9 .Foreign bank subsidiaries' default risk during the global crisis : what factors help insulate affiliates from their parents ?
10 .From tapering to tightening : the impact of the fed's exit on India
11 .Green subsidies and the WTO
12 .Interest rate caps around the world: still popular, but a blunt instrument
13 .Measuring agricultural knowledge and adoption
14 .Non-farm enterprises in rural Africa : new empirical evidence
15 .Performance of renewable energy auctions : experience in Brazil, China and India
16 .Radio frequency (un)identification : results from a proof-of-concept trial of the use of RFID technology to measure microenterprise turnover in Sri Lanka
17 .Spatial dynamics of electricity usage in India
18 .The critical mass approach to achieve a deal on green goods and services : what is on the table? how much to expect ?
19 .The effects of financial development on foreign direct investment
20 .The second wave of independence : shopping for solutions
21 .Urban infrastructure investment and rent-capture potentials
22 .Water quality, brawn, and education: the rural drinking water program in China
23 .Which firms create the most jobs in developing countries ? evidence from Tunisia
24 .A comprehensive review of empirical and modeled HIV incidence trends (1990-2012)
25 .Agricultural production, dietary diversity, and climate variability
26 .Benchmarking the financial performance, growth, and outreach of greenfield microfinance institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa
27 .Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world
28 .Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence
29 .Cost-effectiveness measurement in development : accounting for local costs and noisy impacts
30 .Dynamics of demand for rainfall index insurance : evidence from a commercial product in India
31 .Estimating poverty in the absence of consumption data : the case of Liberia
32 .Estimating the long-run impact of microcredit programs on household income and net worth
33 .Female labor participation in the Arab world : some evidence from panel data in Morocco
34 .GLS estimation and empirical bayes prediction for linear mixed models with Heteroskedasticity and sampling weights : a background study for the POVMAP project
35 .Governors and governing institutions: a comparative study of state-business relations in Russia's regions
36 .How do countries measure, manage, and monitor fiscal risks generated by public-private partnerships? Chile, Peru, South Africa, Turkey
37 .Inequality of opportunity among Egyptian children
38 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : inequality of access to infrastructure services
39 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : infrastructure needs, prioritization, and financing
40 .Infrastructure, growth, and inequality : an overview
41 .Interactions among donors' aid allocations : evidence from an exogenous World Bank income threshold
42 .Investment climate reforms and job creation in developing countries : what do we know and what should we do ?
43 .Local intermediate inputs and the shared supplier spillovers of foreign direct investment
44 .Macroinsurance for microenterprises : a randomized experiment in post-revolution Egypt
45 .Measuring the impact of a change in the price of Cashew received by exporters on farmgate prices and poverty in Guinea-Bissau
46 .Nash equilibria of games when players' preferences are quasi-transitive
47 .Reducing trade costs in east Africa : deep regional integration and multilateral action
48 .SME finance in Africa
49 .Testing the importance of search frictions, matching, and reservation prestige through randomized experiments in Jordan
50 .Testing weak exogeneity in cointegrated panels
51 .The African financial development and financial inclusion gaps
52 .The impact of exogenous shocks on households in the Pacific : a micro-simulation analysis
53 .The permanent input hypothesis : the case of textbooks and (no) student learning in Sierra Leone
54 .The reduction of child mortality in the Middle East and North Africa : a success story
55 .Updating poverty estimates at frequent intervals in the absence of consumption data : methods and illustration with reference to a middle-income country
56 .Voting with their feet ? access to infrastructure and migration in Nepal
57 .Who benefits from government health spending and why? a global assessment
58 .Aid is good for the poor
59 .Barriers to the implementation of environmental policies at the local level in China
60 .Do export promotion agencies promote new exporters ?
61 .Does local financial development matter for firm lifecycle in India ?
62 .Egypt : inequality of opportunity in education
63 .Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030
64 .Export performance and geography in Croatia
65 .Food prices, road infrastructure, and market integration in Central and Eastern Africa
66 .Grain price spikes and beggar-thy-neighbor policy responses : a global economywide analysis
67 .Information is power : experimental evidence on the long-run impact of community based monitoring
68 .Poverty impacts of the volume-based special safeguard mechanism
69 .Predicting World Bank project outcome ratings
70 .School autonomy and accountability in Thailand: a systems approach for assessing policy intent and implementation
71 .Seeing is believing ? evidence from an extension network experiment
72 .Short- and long-run impacts of food price changes on poverty
73 .Small business tax policy, informality, and tax evasion -- evidence from Georgia
74 .The drivers of non-revenue water : how effective are non-revenue water reduction programs ?
75 .The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use
76 .The impact of credit information sharing reforms on firm financing?
77 .Understanding the agricultural input landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa : recent plot, household, and community-level evidence
78 .Use of imported inputs and the cost of importing : evidence from developing countries
79 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
80 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
81 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
82 .Capital will not become more expensive as the world ages
83 .Damming the commons : an empirical analysis of international cooperation and conflict in dam location
84 .Demystifying Dutch disease
85 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
86 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
87 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
88 .Fiscal multipliers in recessions and expansions : does it matter whether government spending is increasing or decreasing ?
89 .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
90 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
91 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
92 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
93 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
94 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
95 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
96 .International remittances and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
97 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
98 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
99 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
100 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa


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