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


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