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1 .Do different types of assets have differential effects on child education ? evidence from Tanzania
2 .Fuel efficiency versus fuel substitution in the transport sector : an econometric analysis
3 .Where to create jobs to reduce poverty : cities or towns ?
4 .The rise of the middle class and economic growth in ASEAN
5 .Elections and embezzlement : experimental evidence from Burkina Faso
6 .Why do some oil-rich countries perform better than others ?
7 .The effects of in-kind demand-side conditional transfers for improving uptake of maternal and child health services in Rwanda
8 .Crossovers : female entrepreneurs who enter male sectors -- evidence from Ethiopia
9 .Status goods : experimental evidence from platinum credit cards
10 .Effect of stress on later-life health : evidence from the Vietnam war draft
11 .The entry of randomized assignment into the social sciences
12 .To sew or not to sew ? assessing the welfare effects of the garment industry in Cambodia
13 .Effects of performance incentives for community health worker cooperatives in Rwanda
14 .Compensation, diversity and inclusion at the World Bank Group
15 .Collecting the dirt on soils : advancements in plot-level soil testing and implications for agricultural statistics
16 .Industrial policy, information, and government capacity
17 .Documenting Myanmar's social transformation : insights from six rounds of research on livelihoods and social change in rural communities
18 .Do countries learn from experience in infrastructure PPP ? PPP practice and contract cancellation
19 .The influence of non-cognitive skills on wages within and between firms : evidence from Bangladesh's formal sector
20 .Industrial policies vs public goods under asymmetric information
21 .Who serves the poor ? surveying civil servants in the developing world
22 .The misallocation of pay and productivity in the public sector : evidence from the labor market for teachers
23 .Child undernutrition in Pakistan : what do we know ?
24 .From mines and wells to well-built minds : turning Sub-Saharan Africa's natural resource wealth into human capital
25 .Does oil revenue crowd out other tax revenues ? policy lessons for Uganda
26 .Does the World Bank foster business ?
27 .What to do when foreign direct investment is not direct or foreign : FDI round tripping
28 .Do private water utility operators care about regulatory agencies in developing countries ?
29 .Underreporting of gender-based violence in Kerala, India : an application of the list randomization method
30 .Stronger together : intra-household cooperation and household welfare in Malawi
31 .Economywide and sectoral impacts on workers of Brazil?s internet rollout
32 .Structural change, fundamentals, and growth : a framework and case studies
33 .Financial inclusion and inclusive growth : a review of recent empirical evidence
34 .On the frontlines of scaling-up : a qualitative analysis of implementation challenges in a CDD project in rural India
35 .The economics of forced displacement : an introduction
36 .How much labor do South African exports contain ?
37 .They got mad skills : the effects of training on youth employability and resilience to the Ebola shock
38 .Consumption smoothing and shock persistence : optimal simple fiscal rules for commodity exporters
39 .Migration and cross-border financial flows
40 .Can public works programs reduce youth crime ? evidence from Papua New Guinea's urban youth employment project
41 .Leveraging the potential of the services sector to support accelerated growth in Senegal
42 .Implications of minimum wage increases on labor market dynamics lessons for emerging economies
43 .Atlas of sustainable development goals 2017 from World Development Indicators
44 .Arithmetics and politics of domestic resource mobilization
45 .Re-evaluating microfinance : evidence from propensity score matching
46 .Heterogeneous technology diffusion and Ricardian trade patterns
47 .The contribution of increased equity to the estimated social benefits from a transfer program : an illustration from PROGRESA/oportunidades
48 .Sustainability of demand responsive approaches to rural water supply : the case of Kerala
49 .Precarious drop : reassessing patterns of female labor force participation in India
50 .Entry and exit, multi-product firms, and allocative distortions
51 .Neighborhood effects in integrated social policies
52 .Savings, financial development, and economic growth in the Arab Republic of Egypt revisited
53 .Relief from usury : impact of a community-based microcredit program in rural India
54 .Urbanization and development : is Latin America and the Caribbean different from the rest of the world?
55 .Ageing poorly? : accounting for the decline in earnings inequality in Brazil, 1995-2012
56 .Gender-neutral inheritance laws, family structure, and women's status in India
57 .The distributive impact of terms of trade shocks
58 .An employment guarantee as risk insurance ? assessing the effects of the NREGS on agricultural production decisions
59 .Can parental migration reduce petty corruption in education ?
60 .Improving the resilience of Peru's road network to climate events
61 .Leaving, staying, or coming back ? migration decisions during the northern Mali conflict
62 .How effective are active labor market policies in developing countries ? a critical review of recent evidence
63 .Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries
64 .All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal
65 .Challenges in assessing the costs of household cooking energy in lower-income countries
66 .Economic upgrading through global value chain participation : which policies increase the value added gains ?
67 .Assessing the role of international organizations in the development of the social enterprise sector
68 .Trade policy and redistribution when preferences are non-homothetic
69 .The motherhood penalty and female employment in urban India
70 .Is there enough redistribution ?
71 .Do foreign investors underperform ? An empirical decomposition into style and flows
72 .Are poor individuals mainly found in poor households ? evidence using nutrition data for Africa
73 .Measuring skills in developing countries
74 .Effects of public policy on child labor : current knowledge, gaps, and implications for program design
75 .Financial information in Colombia
76 .Municipal asset management in China's small cities and towns
77 .Who should be at the top of bottom-up development ? a case study of the national rural livelihoods mission in Rajasthan, India
78 .Deliberative democracy in India
79 .For India's rural poor, growing towns matter more than growing cities
80 .Growing markets through business training for female entrepreneurs : a market-level randomized experiment in Kenya
81 .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
82 .Regional dimensions of recent weakness in investment : drivers, investment needs and policy responses
83 .Weakness in investment growth : causes, implications and policy responses
84 .Design of a multi-stage stratified sample for poverty and welfare monitoring with multiple objectives : a Bangladesh case study
85 .Are tobacco taxes really regressive ? evidence from Chile
86 .Rising incomes and inequality of access to infrastructure among Latin American households
87 .Seasonality of rural finance
88 .Stocktaking of global forced displacement data
89 .Agent banking in a highly under-developed financial sector : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
90 .Special study on benchmarking the quality of project economic analysis for the South Asia Region
91 .The direct and indirect costs of tax treaty policy : evidence from Ukraine
92 .Horizontal depth : a new database on the content of preferential trade agreements
93 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
94 .Agriculture in Africa -- telling myths from facts : a synthesis
95 .Public mosquito abatement : a cluster randomized experiment
96 .Does vertical specialization increase productivity ?
97 .A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice
98 .How is the internet changing labor market arrangements ? evidence from telecommunications reforms in Europe
99 .Growth (but not only) is good for the poor : some cross-country evidence to promote growth and shared prosperity in Haiti
100 .Assessing the accuracy of electricity demand forecasts in developing countries


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