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1 .Gross capital flows, common factors, and the global financial cycle
2 .Identifying catch-up trajectories in child growth : new methods with evidence from young lives
3 .Decentralization and redistribution : irrigation reform in Pakistan's Indus basin
4 .Governing the commons? : water and power in Pakistan's Indus basin
5 .Wider economic benefits of investments in transport corridors and the role of complementary policies
6 .The roots of inequality : estimating inequality of opportunity from regression trees
7 .A skills-based human capital framework to understand the phenomenon of youth economic disengagement
8 .Psychic vs. economic barriers to vaccine take-up : evidence from a field experiment in Nigeria
9 .Distribution-sensitive multidimensional poverty measures
10 .Water when it counts : reducing scarcity through irrigation monitoring in Central Mozambique
11 .Hit and run ? income shocks and school dropouts in Latin America
12 .The role of social ties in factor allocation
13 .Finding the poor vs. measuring their poverty : exploring the drivers of targeting effectiveness in Indonesia
14 .Urban transport infrastructure and household welfare : evidence from Colombia
15 .Migrants, towns, poverty and jobs : insights from Tanzania
16 .Do management interventions last ? evidence from India
17 .Love the job... or the patient ? task vs. mission-based motivations in health care
18 .Unlocking India's logistics potential : the value of disaggregated macroscopic freight flow analysis
19 .Structural change in west Africa : a tale of gain and loss
20 .The price elasticity of African elephant poaching
21 .Human capital outflows : selection into migration from the Northern Triangle
22 .Cash transfers increase trust in local government
23 .Effect of climate policies on labor markets in developing countries : review of the evidence and directions for future research
24 .Prioritizing water supply infrastructure investments in Sri Lanka : an application of the world bank infrastructure prioritization framework
25 .Redistribution and group participation : experimental evidence from Africa and the UK
26 .South Caucasus in motion: economic and social mobility in Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia
27 .Informal sector heterogeneity and income inequality : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo
28 .Tobacco price elasticity and tax progressivity in Moldova
29 .Digital technology adoption and jobs : a model of firm heterogeneity
30 .Investment in ICT, productivity, and labor demand : the case of Argentina
31 .Why are more sovereigns issuing in Euros? Choosing between USD and EUR-denominated bonds
32 .Relationship between energy intensity and economic growth : new evidence from a multi-country multi-sector data set
33 .The impact of the Syrian refugee crisis on firm entry and performance in Turkey
34 .Using satellite imagery to assess impacts of soil and water conservation measures : evidence from Ethiopia's Tana-Beles Watershed
35 .Optimizing finance for development
36 .Regional carbon pricing for international maritime transport : challenges and opportunities for global geographical coverage
37 .Broadband internet, labor demand, and total factor productivity in Colombia
38 .The making of behavioral development economics
39 .Cyclonic storm landfalls in Bangladesh, west Bengal and Odisha, 1877-2016 : a spatiotemporal analysis
40 .Financial sector strategies and financial sector outcomes : do the strategies perform?
41 .Global data set on education quality (1965-2015)
42 .The impact of social mobilization on health service delivery and health outcomes : evidence from rural Pakistan
43 .Lessons from reforming financial management information systems : a review of the evidence
44 .The changing way governments talk about poverty and inequality : evidence from two centuries of Latin American presidential speeches
45 .Winners never quit, quitters never grow : using text mining to measure policy volatility and its link with long-term growth in Latin America
46 .A primer on human capital
47 .Structural reforms and firms' productivity : evidence from developing countries
48 .Female migration in Lesotho : determinants and opportunities
49 .Marital shocks and women's welfare in Africa
50 .Impact of phone reminders on survey response rates : evidence from a web-based survey in an international organization
51 .Simulating pension income scenarios with penCalc : an illustration for India's national pension system
52 .What explains the gender gap reversal in education ? the role of the tail hypothesis
53 .Transport corridors and their wider economic benefits : a critical review of the literature
54 .Insecurity and industrial organization : evidence from Afghanistan
55 .Cross-border spillover effects of the g20 financial regulatory reforms : results from a pilot survey
56 .Global economic prospects : broad-based upturn, but for how long?
57 .Can we measure the power of the grabbing hand? : a comparative analysis of different indicators of corruption
58 .ICT adoption and wage inequality : evidence from Mexican firms
59 .Bank ownership : trends and implications
60 .Using gross trade data to map archetypal GVCs
61 .Can mothers afford to work in Poland : labor supply incentives of social benefits and childcare costs
62 .Micro-level analysis of Mexican retail markets and their response to changes in market structure and competition policies
63 .An evaluative look behind the curtain : World Bank Group staff's early experience with the shared prosperity goal
64 .How effective are early grade reading interventions ? a review of the evidence
65 .Selection, firm turnover, and productivity growth : do emerging cities speed up the process?
66 .Wage inequality in Latin America : understanding the past to prepare for the future
67 .Preschool and child development under extreme poverty : evidence from a randomized experiment in rural Mozambique
68 .How (not) to fix problems that matter : assessing and responding to Malawi's history of institutional reform
69 .State ownership of financial institutions in Europe and Central Asia
70 .Cost recovery and financial viability of the power sector in developing countries : a literature review
71 .Are international banks different? evidence on bank performance and strategy
72 .Public infrastructure and structural transformation
73 .Poverty from space : using high-resolution satellite imagery for estimating economic well-being
74 .Increasing the sustainability of rural water service: findings from the impact evaluation baseline survey in Nicaragua
75 .Business environment and firm performance in European lagging regions
76 .Quasi-fiscal deficits in the electricity sector of the Middle East and North Africa : sources and size
77 .The profits of wisdom : the impacts of a business support program in Tanzania
78 .Mobile infrastructure and rural business enterprises : evidence from sim registration mandate in Niger
79 .The global costs of protectionism
80 .Are psychometric tools a viable screening method for small and medium-size enterprise lending ? evidence from Peru
81 .The impact of hurricane strikes on short-term local economic activity : evidence from nightlight images in the Dominican Republic
82 .How do multinationals report their economic, social, and environmental impacts? evidence from global reporting initiative data
83 .Building macro SAMs from cross-country databases : method and matrices for 133 countries
84 .A GEM for streamlined dynamic CGE analysis : structure, interface, data, and macro application
85 .Man vs. machine in predicting successful entrepreneurs : evidence from a business plan competition in Nigeria
86 .Mission and the bottom line : performance incentives in a multi-goal organization
87 .Appraisal econometrics for proposed transport corridors : optimal placement, intervention design, and wider economic benefits
88 .Capital and labor : the factor income composition of top incomes in the United States, 1962-2006
89 .The whys of social exclusion : insights from behavioral economics
90 .The value of reference letters
91 .Building a competitive city through innovation and global knowledge : the case of Sino-Singapore Suzhou industrial park
92 .Democratic Republic of Congo urbanization review : productive and inclusive cities for an emerging Congo
93 .Change management that works : making impacts in challenging environments
94 .Double for nothing ? experimental evidence on an unconditional teacher salary increase in Indonesia
95 .Association of World Bank policy lending with social development policies and institutions
96 .The internet and Chinese exports in the pre-Alibaba era
97 .Teaching with the test : experimental evidence on diagnostic feedback and capacity building for public schools in Argentina
98 .Macroeconomic implications of financial imperfections : a survey
99 .Asset prices and macroeconomic outcomes : a survey
100 .A regime-based effect of fiscal policy : evidence from an emerging economy


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