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1 .Output- and performance-based road contracts and agricultural production: evidence from Zambia
2 .Assessing effects of large-scale land transfers: challenges and opportunities in Malawi's estate sector
3 .Regulatory constraints to agricultural productivity
4 .Which emerging markets and developing economies face corporate balance sheet vulnerabilities ? : a novel monitoring framework
5 .Flies without borders : lessons from Chennai on improving India's municipal public health services
6 .Export quality in advanced and developing economies : evidence from a new data set
7 .Short-term impact of Brexit on the United Kingdom's export of goods
8 .Financial globalization : a glass half empty ?
9 .Why secondary towns can be important for poverty reduction -- a migrant's perspective
10 .Could the debate be over ? errors in farmer-reported production and their implications for the inverse scale-productivity relationship in Uganda
11 .Optimal targeting under budget constraints in a humanitarian context
12 .Preferential trade agreements and global value chains : theory, evidence, and open questions
13 .Shelter from the storm ? household-level impacts of, and responses to, the 2015 floods in Malawi
14 .Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia
15 .The impact of digital technologies on routine tasks : do labor policies matter?
16 .Moving out and up : panel data evidence on migration and poverty in Uganda
17 .A bit far ? geography, international economic agreements, and foreign direct investment : evidence from emerging markets
18 .When is the government transfer multiplier large ?
19 .Investigating the transmission channels behind Dutch disease effects: lessons from Mongolia using a CGE model
20 .Child schooling and child work in the presence of a partial education subsidy
21 .Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment
22 .Labor market discrimination and sorting : evidence from South Africa
23 .The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia
24 .Politics, public works and poverty : evidence from the Bangladesh employment generation programme for the poorest
25 .Delivering education to the underserved through a public-private partnership program in Pakistan
26 .Will elders provide for their grandchildren ?: unconditional cash transfers and educational expenditures in Bolivia
27 .Longevity and lifetime education : global evidence from 919 surveys
28 .Modal choice between rail and road transportation : evidence from Tanzania
29 .Rail transport and firm productivity : evidence from Tanzania
30 .Does arsenic-contaminated drinking water limit early childhood development in Bangladesh ?
31 .Welfare-consistent global poverty measures
32 .Revisiting the effect of food aid on conflict : a methodological caution
33 .The impact of strengthening agricultural extension services : evidence from Ethiopia
34 .The nature of trade and growth linkages
35 .Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique
36 .Buses, houses or cash ? socio-economic, spatial and environmental consequences of reforming public transport subsidies in Buenos Aires
37 .Assessing forecast uncertainty: an information Bayesian approach
38 .The poverty implications of alternative tax reforms: results from a numerical application to Pakistan
39 .Peer effects in the demand for property rights : experimental evidence from urban Tanzania
40 .Looking into the performance-based financing black box: evidence from an impact evaluation in the health sector in Cameroon
41 .Does financial education impact financial literacy and financial behavior, and if so, when ?
42 .Online exports and the wage gap
43 .Understanding the interactions between emissions trading systems and renewable energy standards using a multi-regional CGE model of China
44 .Reducing traffic congestion in Beirut : an empirical analysis of selected policy options
45 .A cross-country database of fiscal space
46 .Through the looking glass: can classroom observation and coaching improve teacher performance in Brazil ?
47 .Can business input improve the effectiveness of worker training? evidence from Brazil's Pronatec-MDIC
48 .Surveys, big data, and experiments : how can we best learn about LGBTI development outcomes ?
49 .Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria
50 .Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt
51 .A proximity-based approach to labor mobility in CGE models with an application to Sub-Saharan Africa
52 .Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa
53 .Regulating water and sanitation network services accounting for institutional and informational constraints
54 .Measuring women's agency
55 .Measuring time use in development settings
56 .Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets
57 .Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence
58 .Arm's-length trade : a source of post-crisis trade weakness
59 .Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment
60 .Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras
61 .Can job training decrease women?s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria
62 .Evidence for a presource curse ? oil discoveries, elevated expectations, and growth disappointments
63 .Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect
64 .Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys
65 .Taxation without representation ? experimental evidence from Ghana and Uganda on citizen action toward taxes, oil, and aid
66 .Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification
67 .Land productivity and plot size : is measurement error driving the inverse relationship ?
68 .Global inequality in a more educated world
69 .Assessing the global economic and poverty effects of antimicrobial resistance
70 .Trains, trade and transaction costs : how does domestic trade by rail affect market prices of Malawi agricultural commodities ?
71 .Whose power gets cut ? using high-frequency satellite images to measure power supply irregularity
72 .The impact of electricity shortages on firm productivity : evidence from Pakistan
73 .The nexus of energy supply and human health
74 .Exchange rate and inflation dynamics in Zambia
75 .Farm size and productivity : a "direct-inverse-direct" relationship
76 .Services trade and global value chains
77 .Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality
78 .Understanding the impact of windstorms on economic activity from night lights in Central America
79 .Approximating income distribution dynamics using aggregate data
80 .Tax administration practices and firms? perceptions of corruption : evidence from Europe and Central Asia
81 ."Create" or "buy" : internal vs. external sources of innovation and firm productivity
82 .Unheard voices : the challenge of inducing women's civic speech
83 .Deliberative inequality : a text-as-data study of Tamil Nadu's village assemblies
84 .The effect of local governance on firm productivity and resource allocation : evidence from Vietnam
85 .On the predictability of growth
86 .Education and health services in Uganda : quality of inputs, user satisfaction, and community welfare levels
87 .The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua
88 .The heterogeneous growth effects of the business environment : firm-level evidence for a global sample of cities
89 .Biased policy professionals
90 .Well begun, but aiming higher: a review of Vietnam's education trends in the past 20 years and emerging challenges
91 .Does the adoption of complex software impact employment composition and the skill content of occupations ? evidence from Chilean firms
92 .Beyond income poverty : nonmonetary dimensions of poverty in Uganda
93 .Are caste categories misleading ? the relationship between gender and Jati in three Indian states
94 .Cyclicality of fiscal policy in Sub-Saharan Africa : magnitude and evolution
95 .Fast, easy, and cheap job matching : social networks in Bangladesh
96 .Estimating the welfare costs of reforming the Iraq public distribution system : a mixed demand approach
97 .Employment multipliers over the business cycle
98 .But ? what is the poverty rate today? testing poverty nowcasting methods in Latin America and the Caribbean
99 .Scaling up distributed solar in emerging markets : the case of the Arab Republic of Egypt
100 .Heterogeneous effects of rural electrification: evidence from Bangladesh


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