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1 .Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ?
2 .Impact of public-private partnerships on private school performance : evidence from a randomized controlled trial in Uganda
3 .Matchmaking in Nairobi : the role of land use
4 .Sovereign wealth funds and long-term investments in Sub-Saharan Africa
5 .Housing finance and inclusive growth in Africa : benchmarking, determinants, and effects
6 .When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ?
7 .Can enhancing the benefits of formalization induce informal firms to become formal ? experimental evidence from Benin
8 .The role of exchange rate and non-exchange rate related factors in polish firms' export performance
9 .Food prices and poverty
10 .Pro-growth equity : a policy framework for the twin goals
11 .How liberal is Nepal's liberal grade promotion policy ?
12 .Secondary towns and poverty reduction : refocusing the urbanization agenda
13 .Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria
14 .Demographic change and development : looking at challenges and opportunities through a new typology
15 .Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030
16 .Shedding light : understanding energy efficiency and electricity reliability
17 .Does mobile money use increase firms' investment ? evidence from enterprise Surveys in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
18 .Model and methods for estimating the number of people living in extreme poverty because of the direct impacts of natural disasters
19 .Benefits of electrification and the role of reliability : evidence from India
20 .Socioeconomic resilience : multi-hazard estimates in 117 countries
21 .Are losses from natural disasters more than just asset losses ? the role of capital aggregation, sector interactions, and investment behaviors
22 .Enforcement capacity and the impact of labor regulation : evidence from the Russian Federation
23 .Deregulation and firm investment : evidence from the dismantling of the license system in India
24 .Does input-trade liberalization affect firms' foreign technology choice ?
25 .Cash transfers and health : evidence from Tanzania
26 .Children left behind in China : the role of school fees
27 .Transit migration : all roads lead to America
28 .Are there skills payoffs in low- and middle-income countries ? empirical evidence using STEP data
29 .Do cognitive and noncognitive skills explain the gender wage gap in middle-income countries ? an analysis using STEP data
30 .Growth recovery in southern Europe : a dozen lessons, old and new
31 .New rural access index : main determinants and correlation to poverty
32 .Global migration of talent and tax incentives : evidence from Malaysia's returning expert program
33 .Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic
34 .Social capital, finance, and consumption: evidence from a representative sample of Chinese households
35 .Does debt relief improve child health ? evidence from cross-country micro data
36 .The cultural trade index : an introduction
37 .The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015
38 .Sharing oil rents and political violence
39 .ICT use, innovation, and productivity : evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
40 .Assessing the degree of international consumption risk sharing
41 .How do cities in Ethiopia create jobs ?
42 .Preferential liberalization, antidumping, and safeguards : stumbling block evidence from MERCOSUR
43 .Conflict and Poverty in Afghanistan's Transition
44 .Does governing law affect bond spreads ?
45 .The world is not yet flat : transport costs matter !
46 .Firm financing in Chile after the 2014-15 tax reform: debt or equity ? debt or equity?
47 .The risk of polygamy and wives' saving behavior
48 .A first step up the energy ladder ? low cost solar kits and household's welfare in Rural Rwanda
49 .Informality in the process of development and growth
50 .Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice
51 .The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy
52 .Climate change and water variability : do water treaties contribute to river basin resilience ?
53 .Unequal opportunity, unequal growth
54 .The effect of the Swedish payroll tax cut for youths on firm profitability
55 .Global talent flows
56 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
57 .Casting the tax net wider : experimental evidence from Costa Rica
58 .Retooling poverty targeting using out-of-sample validation and machine learning
59 .The long-term impact of international migration on economic decision-making : evidence from a migration lottery and lab-in-the-field experiments
60 .Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013
61 .The more stringent, the better ? rationing car use in Bogota with moderate and drastic restrictions
62 .New estimates of extreme poverty for children
63 .Who are the poor in the developing world ?
64 .Intergenerational education mobility in Africa : has progress been inclusive ?
65 .Dynamic relationship between corruption and youth unemployment : empirical evidences from a system GMM approach
66 .Is predicted data a viable alternative to real data ?
67 .Citizen engagement in rulemaking -- evidence on regulatory practices in 185 countries
68 .Poor households' productive investments of cash transfers : quasi-experimental evidence from Niger
69 .When the cat's away : the effects of spousal migration on investments on children
70 .Managing (fiscally) resource price volatility : exploring policy options for the Democratic Republic of Congo
71 .Constructing robust poverty trends in the Islamic Republic of Iran : 2008-14
72 .Deepening without broadening ? jobs in Ghana's private sector
73 .Training teachers on the job : what works and how to measure it
74 .Gender gaps in cognitive and non-cognitive skills in early primary grades : evidence from rural Indonesia
75 .Investing in school readiness : an analysis of the cost-effectiveness of early childhood education pathways in rural Indonesia
76 .Nonrenewable resources, income inequality and per capita GDP : an empirical analysis
77 .Trends and drivers of poverty reduction in Nepal : a historical perspective
78 .Can the culture of honor lead to inefficient conventions ? experimental evidence from India
79 .Faraway or nearby ? domestic and international spillovers in patenting and product innovation
80 .Russian Federation : how services contribute to competitiveness
81 .Minimizing ecological damage from road improvement in tropical forests
82 .Does improved local supply of schooling enhance intergenerational mobility in education ? evidence from Jordan
83 .Mobility and pathways to the middle class in Nepal
84 .From commodity discovery to production
85 .Shoeing the Children : the impact of the TOMS Shoe donation program in rural El Salvador
86 .Export competitiveness and FDI performance across the regions of the Russian Federation
87 .Are labor supply decisions consistent with neoclassical preferences ? evidence from Indian boat owners
88 .The globe and the circle : geometry and economic geography as tribute to Thales and Nash
89 .Preferential resource spending under an employment guarantee : the political economy of MGNREGS in Andhra Pradesh
90 .Combining preschool teacher training with parenting education : a cluster-randomized controlled trial
91 .The state of economics, the state of the world
92 .How long is the maturity of corporate borrowing ? evidence from bond and loan issuances across markets
93 .Will market competition trump gender discrimination in India ?
94 .On the ground or in the air ? a methodological experiment on crop residue cover measurement in Ethiopia
95 .Varietal identification in household surveys : results from an experiment using DNA fingerprinting of sweet potato leaves in southern Ethiopia
96 .Sustainability of a residential CFL distribution program : evidence from Ethiopia
97 .How many years have refugees been in exile ?
98 .Savings defaults and payment delays for cash transfers: field experimental evidence from Malawi
99 .Are all trade agreements equal ? the role of distance in shaping the effect of economic integration agreements on trade flows
100 .Are minimum wages and payroll taxes a constraint to the creation of formal jobs in Morocco ?


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