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


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