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1 .Training teachers on the job : what works and how to measure it
2 .Gender gaps in cognitive and non-cognitive skills in early primary grades : evidence from rural Indonesia
3 .Investing in school readiness : an analysis of the cost-effectiveness of early childhood education pathways in rural Indonesia
4 .Nonrenewable resources, income inequality and per capita GDP : an empirical analysis
5 .Trends and drivers of poverty reduction in Nepal : a historical perspective
6 .Can the culture of honor lead to inefficient conventions ? experimental evidence from India
7 .Faraway or nearby ? domestic and international spillovers in patenting and product innovation
8 .Russian Federation : how services contribute to competitiveness
9 .Minimizing ecological damage from road improvement in tropical forests
10 .Does improved local supply of schooling enhance intergenerational mobility in education ? evidence from Jordan
11 .Mobility and pathways to the middle class in Nepal
12 .From commodity discovery to production
13 .Shoeing the Children : the impact of the TOMS Shoe donation program in rural El Salvador
14 .Export competitiveness and FDI performance across the regions of the Russian Federation
15 .Are labor supply decisions consistent with neoclassical preferences ? evidence from Indian boat owners
16 .The globe and the circle : geometry and economic geography as tribute to Thales and Nash
17 .Preferential resource spending under an employment guarantee : the political economy of MGNREGS in Andhra Pradesh
18 .Combining preschool teacher training with parenting education : a cluster-randomized controlled trial
19 .The state of economics, the state of the world
20 .How long is the maturity of corporate borrowing ? evidence from bond and loan issuances across markets
21 .Will market competition trump gender discrimination in India ?
22 .On the ground or in the air ? a methodological experiment on crop residue cover measurement in Ethiopia
23 .Varietal identification in household surveys : results from an experiment using DNA fingerprinting of sweet potato leaves in southern Ethiopia
24 .Sustainability of a residential CFL distribution program : evidence from Ethiopia
25 .How many years have refugees been in exile ?
26 .Savings defaults and payment delays for cash transfers: field experimental evidence from Malawi
27 .Are all trade agreements equal ? the role of distance in shaping the effect of economic integration agreements on trade flows
28 .Are minimum wages and payroll taxes a constraint to the creation of formal jobs in Morocco ?
29 .Uncertainty as a factor in investment decisions : the case of the Russian Federation's regions
30 .On the impact of demographic change on growth, savings, and poverty
31 .The capabilities driving participation in global value chains
32 .Unequal before the law : measuring legal gender disparities across the world
33 .Prevalence, economic contribution, and determinants of trees on farms across Sub-Saharan Africa
34 .Impact of social assistance on labor market mobility : the case of Turkey
35 .Predicting project outcomes : a simple methodology for predictions based on project ratings
36 .Can environmental policy reduce infant mortality ? evidence from the Ganga pollution cases
37 .Making the most of demographic change in Southern Africa
38 .Combining mentoring programs with cash transfers for adolescent girls in Liberia :baseline report
39 .Short- and long-term effects of a child-labor ban
40 .Understanding the dynamics of labor income inequality in Latin America
41 .Synergies in child nutrition : interactions of food security, health and environment, and child care
42 .Estimating poverty rates in target populations : an assessment of the simple poverty scorecard and alternative approaches
43 .Hidden human capital : psychological empowerment and adolescent girls' aspirations in India
44 .Negative interest rate policies : sources and implications
45 .Global health workforce labor market projections for 2030
46 .Who uses electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa ? findings from household surveys
47 .Financial viability of electricity sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa : quasi-fiscal deficits and hidden costs
48 .The distributional impact of taxes and transfers in Poland
49 .The microfinance business model : enduring subsidy and modest profit
50 .Disaggregating the impact of the internet on international trade
51 .Building long-term portfolio benchmarks for pension funds in emerging economies
52 .Can labor market imperfections explain changes in the inverse farm size?productivity relationship ? longitudinal evidence from rural India
53 .Inequality of opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa
54 .The volatility of international trade flows in the 21st century : whose fault is it anyway ?
55 .Resource misallocation in Turkey
56 .Building voluntary pension schemes in emerging economies
57 .Dictators walking the Mogadishu line : how men become monsters and monsters become men
58 .Factor endowments, technology, capital mobility and the sources of comparative advantage in manufacturing
59 .Global inequality : the implications of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
60 .The effects of innovation on employment in developing countries : evidence from enterprisesurveys
61 .Not your average job: measuring farm labor in Tanzania
62 .Pathways to profits : identifying separate channels of small firm growth through business training
63 .International financial integration of East Asia and Pacific
64 .Geopolitics, aid, and growth: the impact of UN security council membership on the effectiveness of aid
65 .Quantifying uncertainties in global growth forecasts
66 .Vulnerability to Poverty in rural Malawi
67 .Feedback matters : evidence from agricultural services
68 .Services and innovation for the competitiveness of the Ecuadorian economy
69 .Modeling the impacts of climate change on future Vietnamese households : a micro-simulation approach
70 .Exposure to floods, climate change, and poverty in Vietnam
71 .The varying income effects of weather variation : initial insights from rural Vietnam
72 .Environmental risks and poverty : analyzing geo-spatial and household data from Vietnam
73 .If it pays, it stays: can agribusiness internalize the benefits of malaria control ?
74 .If politics is the problem, how can external actors be part of the solution ?
75 .A randomized control trial of a peer adherence and nutritional support program for public sector antiretroviral patients
76 .Cheaper, faster, and more than good enough : is GPS the new gold standard in land area measurement ?
77 .All that glitters is not gold : polarization amid poverty reduction in Ghana
78 .Pirates of Somalia : crime and deterrence on the high seas
79 .Should I stay or should I go ? internal migration and household welfare in Ghana
80 .Firm financing and growth in the Arab region
81 .A comparative analysis of subsidy reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region
82 .Subsidy reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region : a review
83 .Assessing implementation of the principles for public credit guarantees for SMEs : a global survey
84 .Effects of multilateral support on infrastructure PPP contract cancellation
85 .Financial (Dis-)information : evidence from a multi-country audit study
86 .Does the 2015 peace accord in Mali reflect the priorities of households and local leaders ?
87 .Russian Federation, the World Trade Organization, and the Eurasian Customs Union : tariff and non-tariff policy challenges
88 .Do returns to education depend on how and who you ask ?
89 .On minimizing the risk of bias in randomized controlled trials in economics
90 .Do consumers benefit from supply chain intermediaries ? evidence from a policy experiment in the edible oils market in Bangladesh
91 .How to measure whether index insurance provides reliable protection
92 .Global economic prospects : divergences and risks
93 .Structural transformation in Africa : a historical view
94 .Technology strategies for low-carbon economic growth : a general equilibrium assessment
95 .Spatial development and agglomeration economies in services -- lessons from India
96 .Aging, trade, and migration
97 .Inherited wealth and demographic aging
98 .Euro currency risk and the geography of debt flows to peripheral European monetary union members
99 .Sectoral productivity gaps and aggregate productivity
100 .Impact of climate change and aquatic salinization on mangrove species and poor communities in the Bangladesh Sundarbans


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