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1 .Can parental migration reduce petty corruption in education ?
2 .Improving the resilience of Peru's road network to climate events
3 .Leaving, staying, or coming back ? migration decisions during the northern Mali conflict
4 .How effective are active labor market policies in developing countries ? a critical review of recent evidence
5 .Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries
6 .All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal
7 .Challenges in assessing the costs of household cooking energy in lower-income countries
8 .Economic upgrading through global value chain participation : which policies increase the value added gains ?
9 .Assessing the role of international organizations in the development of the social enterprise sector
10 .Trade policy and redistribution when preferences are non-homothetic
11 .The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India
12 .Is there enough redistribution ?
13 .Do foreign investors underperform ? An empirical decomposition into style and flows
14 .Are poor individuals mainly found in poor households ? evidence using nutrition data for Africa
15 .Measuring skills in developing countries
16 .Effects of public policy on child labor : current knowledge, gaps, and implications for program design
17 .Financial information in Colombia
18 .Municipal asset management in China's small cities and towns
19 .Who should be at the top of bottom-up development ? a case study of the national rural livelihoods mission in Rajasthan, India
20 .Deliberative democracy in India
21 .For India's rural poor, growing towns matter more than growing cities
22 .Growing markets through business training for female entrepreneurs : a market-level randomized experiment in Kenya
23 .Antidiscrimination law and shared prosperity : an analysis of the legal framework of six economies and their impact on the equality of opportunities of ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities
24 .Regional dimensions of recent weakness in investment : drivers, investment needs and policy responses
25 .Weakness in investment growth : causes, implications and policy responses
26 .Design of a multi-stage stratified sample for poverty and welfare monitoring with multiple objectives : a Bangladesh case study
27 .Are tobacco taxes really regressive ? evidence from Chile
28 .Rising incomes and inequality of access to infrastructure among Latin American households
29 .Seasonality of rural finance
30 .Stocktaking of global forced displacement data
31 .Agent banking in a highly under-developed financial sector : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
32 .Special study on benchmarking the quality of project economic analysis for the South Asia Region
33 .The direct and indirect costs of tax treaty policy : evidence from Ukraine
34 .Horizontal depth : a new database on the content of preferential trade agreements
35 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
36 .Agriculture in Africa -- telling myths from facts : a synthesis
37 .Public mosquito abatement : a cluster randomized experiment
38 .Does vertical specialization increase productivity ?
39 .A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice
40 .How is the internet changing labor market arrangements ? evidence from telecommunications reforms in Europe
41 .Growth (but not only) is good for the poor : some cross-country evidence to promote growth and shared prosperity in Haiti
42 .Assessing the accuracy of electricity demand forecasts in developing countries
43 .Dynamics of child development : analysis of a longitudinal cohort in a very low income country
44 .Are capital flows fickle? Increasingly ? and does the answer still depend on type?
45 .Government guarantees, transparency, and bank risk-taking
46 .Recovery from conflict : lessons of success
47 .Estimating poverty using cell phone data : evidence from Guatemala
48 .Distribution of consumption expenditure in East Asia
49 .Foreign banks and trade: bridging the information gap ?
50 .Toward labor market policy 2.0 : the potential for using online job-portal big data to inform labor market policies in India
51 .Push and pull : a study of international migration from Nepal
52 .Services in the trans-pacific partnership : what would be lost?
53 .The impact of mass bed net distribution programs on politics : evidence from Tanzania
54 .The global role of the U.S. economy: linkages, policies and spillovers
55 .Evaluation of an adolescent development program for girls in Tanzania
56 .The impact of mining on spatial inequality recent evidence from Africa
57 .Personality traits, technology adoption, and technical efficiency : evidence from smallholder rice farms in Ghana
58 .The changing structure of Africa's economies
59 .Impact of oil price fluctuations on financial markets since 2014
60 .What do teachers know and do ? does it matter ? evidence from primary schools in Africa
61 .Social learning about environmental innovations : experimental analysis of adoption timing
62 .Can solar lanterns improve youth academic performance ? experimental evidence from Bangladesh
63 .Firms' export decisions : demand trumps financial shocks
64 .Long-term growth scenarios for Bangladesh
65 .Costing household surveys for monitoring progress toward ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity
66 .Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths
67 .Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal
68 .Breaking into tradables : urban form and urban function in a developing city
69 .Taxing the good ? distortions, misallocation, and productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
70 .How is the slowdown affecting households in Latin America and the Caribbean ?
71 .Deep integration and UK-EU trade relations
72 .Pedagogy versus school readiness : the impact of a randomized reading instruction intervention and community-based playgroup intervention on early grade reading outcomes in Tonga
73 .Gender-differentiated impacts of tenure insecurity on agricultural performance in Malawi's customary tenure systems
74 .Can media interventions reduce gender gaps in political participation after civil war ? evidence from a field experiment in rural Liberia
75 .Reforming village-level governance via horizontal pressure : evidence from an experiment in Zimbabwe
76 .Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers
77 .The little data book on information and communication technology 2017
78 .The impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in Chile
79 .On the structural transformation of rural Africa
80 .Global economic prospects : weak investment in uncertain times
81 .Foreign banks and international transmission of monetary policy : evidence from the syndicated loan market
82 .Can tax incentives for electronic payments reduce the shadow economy? : Korea's attempt to reduce underreporting in retail businesses
83 .With a little help : shocks, agricultural income, and welfare in Uganda
84 .Can grants to consortia spur innovation and science-industry collaboration? : regression-discontinuity evidence from Poland
85 .Estimation and inference for actual and counterfactual growth incidence curves
86 .Skills for a modern Ukraine
87 .Clientelism in the public sector : why public service reforms may not succeed and what to do about it
88 .Water from the heights, water from the grassroots : the governance of common dynamics and public services in La Paz-El Alto
89 .World development report 2017 : Guatemala?s international commission against impunity - a case study on institutions and rule of law
90 .Contestability and changes in tolerance towards corruption : the formation of an elite-citizen coalition in Mexico
91 .World development report 2017 : gender based violence and the law
92 .Exchange rate flexibility and the effect of remittances on economic growth
93 .The role of information and cash transfers on early childhood development : evidence from Nepal
94 .Globalization and the gender earnings gap : evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
95 .Caste system
96 .Emerging economies' versus advanced countries' investment impact in Africa
97 .Job quality and poverty in Latin America
98 .Pass-through of competitors' exchange rates to us import and producer prices
99 .The public/private wage differential in the land of gross national happiness
100 .Labor drops : experimental evidence on the return to additional labor in microenterprises


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