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


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