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Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
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1 .Monitoring financial stability in developing and emerging economies : practical guidance for conducting macroprudential analysis
2 .Are we confusing poverty with preferences ?
3 .The local socioeconomic effects of gold mining : evidence from Ghana
4 .Social and economic impacts of rural road improvements in the state of Tocantins, Brazil
5 .Investing in technical & vocational education and training : does it yield large economic returns in Brazil ?
6 .Program evaluation and spillover effects
7 .Household responses to shocks in rural Ethiopia : livestock as a buffer stock
8 .Good countries or good projects ? comparing macro and micro correlates of World Bank and Asian Development Bank project performance
9 .Are women less productive farmers ? how markets and risk affect fertilizer use, productivity, and measured gender effects in Uganda
10 .Trade agreements and enforcement : evidence from WTO dispute settlement
11 .The Global Findex Database 2014 : measuring financial inclusion around the world
12 .Global experiences with special economic zones : focus on China and Africa
13 .Asset price effects of peer benchmarking : evidence from a natural experiment
14 .Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia
15 .Measuring inequality from top to bottom
16 .The little data book 2015
17 .?Missing girls? in the south Caucasus countries : trends, possible causes, and policy options
18 .Weather insurance savings accounts
19 .The little data book on financial inclusion 2015
20 .Labor productivity and employment gaps in Sub-Saharan Africa
21 .Tax evasion through trade intermediation : evidence from Chinese exporters
22 .Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents
23 .Does input tariff reduction impact firms' exports in the presence of import tariff exemption regimes ?
24 .The (non-) effect of violence on education : evidence from the "war on drugs" in Mexico
25 .Labor market regulations and outcomes in Sweden : a comparative analysis of recent trends
26 .The curious case of Brazil's closedness to trade
27 .Estimating the size of external effects of energy subsidies in transport and agriculture
28 .Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets
29 .The quest for subsidy reforms in Libya
30 .An evaluation of the 2014 subsidy reforms in Morocco and a simulation of further reforms
31 .World development report 2014 : risk and opportunity - managing risk for development
32 .Analyzing the dynamics of school dropout in upper secondary education in Latin America : a cohort approach
33 .What explains the stagnation of female labor force participation in urban India ?
34 .Fossil fuel subsidies : approaches and valuation
35 .The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India
36 .Advanced-country policies and emerging-market currencies : the impact of U.S. tapering on India's Rupee
37 .As the market churns : estimates of firm exit and job loss using the World Bank's enterprise surveys
38 .Equality of opportunity : theory and evidence
39 .The international bank lending channel of monetary policy rates and quantitative easing : credit supply, reach-for-yield, and real effects
40 .Using lotteries to incentivize safer sexual behavior : evidence from a randomized controlled trial on HIV prevention
41 .No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade
42 .Income shocks and conflict : evidence from Nigeria
43 .Economic implications of a potential free trade agreement between India and the United States
44 .Policy and performance in customs : evaluating the trade facilitation agreement
45 .Trade effects of customs reform : evidence from Albania
46 .Economic shocks and subjective well-being : evidence from a quasi-experiment
47 .Interviewer effects in subjective survey questions: evidence from Timor-Leste
48 .What determines entrepreneurial outcomes in emerging markets ? the role of initial conditions
49 .Informal tradables and the employment growth of Indian manufacturing
50 .Trade reform and regional dynamics : evidence from 25 years of Brazilian matched employer-employee data
51 .Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil
52 .What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews
53 .Maize price volatility : does market remoteness matter ?
54 ."Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015
55 .Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ?
56 .Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning
57 .Drinking water salinity and infant mortality in coastal Bangladesh
58 .Empowering cities : good for growth ? evidence from China
59 .Gender differentials and agricultural productivity in Niger
60 .Handling the weather : insurance, savings, and credit in West Africa
61 .Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria
62 .Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ?
63 .Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis
64 .R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China
65 .Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing
66 .The changing patterns of financial integration in Latin America
67 .The distributional impact of fiscal policy in South Africa
68 .The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world
69 .Global economic prospects, January 2015 : having fiscal space and using it
70 .Executive summary
71 .Executive summary
72 .Perspectivas Econ�micas Mundiales, Enero de 2015 : tener espacio fiscal y utilizarlo - resumen ejecutivo
73 .Perspectives �conomiques mondiales, Janvier 2015 : disposer d'une marge de manoeuvre budg�taire et l'utiliser - r�sum� analytique
74 .Statistical Annex
75 .Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world
76 .Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement
77 .Can the knowledge capital model explain foreign investment in services ? the case of Singapore
78 .Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel
79 .Competition in Kenyan markets and its impact on income and poverty : a case study on sugar and maize
80 .Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment
81 .Correlates of success in World Bank development policy lending
82 .Economic mobility in Europe and Central Asia : exploring patterns and uncovering puzzles
83 .Entrepreneurship and the allocation of government spending under imperfect markets
84 .Estimating parameters and structural change in CGE models using a Bayesian cross-entropy estimation approach
85 .European economic and monetary union sovereign debt markets
86 .Firm heterogeneity and costly trade: a new estimation strategy and policy experiments
87 .From tragedy to renaissance : improving agricultural data for better policies
88 .Gender inequality and growth: the case of rich vs. poor countries
89 .Gone with the storm: rainfall shocks and household well-being in Guatemala
90 .Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects
91 .Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti
92 .Intentions to return : evidence from Romanian migrants
93 .Living on the edge : vulnerability to poverty and public transfers in Mexico
94 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
95 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
96 .Long-run effects of democracy on income inequality : evidence from repeated cross-sections
97 .Managing risk with insurance and savings : experimental evidence for male and female farm managers in the Sahel
98 .Measuring the determinants of backward linkages from FDI in developing economies : is it a matter of size ?
99 .Moldova : a story of upward economic mobility
100 .More than copper: toward the diversification and stabilization of Zambian exports


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