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


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