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Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
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1 .Self-help groups, savings and social capital : evidence from a field experiment in Cambodia
2 .Climate-informed decisions: the capital investment plan as a mechanism for lowering carbon emissions
3 .Charter school entry and school choice: the case of Washington, D.C.
4 .Diversification, growth, and volatility in Asia
5 .Lower bounds on inequality of opportunity and measurement error
6 .Subjective well-being across the lifespan in Europe and Central Asia
7 .Does longer compulsory education equalize schooling by gender and rural/urban residence ?
8 .Impacts on poverty of removing fuel import subsidies in Nigeria
9 .Do performance agreements help improve service delivery ? the experience of Brazilian states
10 .Unconditional cash transfers in China : an analysis of the rural minimum living standard guarantee program
11 .Estimating poverty with panel data, comparably : an example from Jordan
12 .The impact of expanding access to early childhood services in rural Indonesia : evidence from two cohorts of children
13 .A new cross-national measure of corruption
14 .Promoting democracy in fragile states : insights from a field experiment in Liberia
15 .The effects of volumetric pricing policy on farmers? water management institutions and their water use: the case of water user organization in an irrigation system in Hubei, China
16 .Asymmetric information about migrant earnings and remittance flows
17 .The impacts of trade facilitation measures on international trade flows
18 .Transport policies and development
19 .The export-productivity link in Brazilian manufacturing firms
20 .Can minimum wages close the gender wage gap ? evidence from Indonesia
21 .Global liquidity and external bond issuance in emerging markets and developing economies
22 .Improving education outcomes in South Asia : findings from a decade of impact evaluations
23 .Electoral rules and political selection : theory and evidence from a field experiment in Afghanistan
24 .The next wave of deaths from Ebola ? the impact of health care worker mortality
25 .Use of catastrophe risk models in assessing sovereign food security for risk transfer
26 .Linking risk models to microeconomic indicators
27 .Using probabilistic models to appraise and decide on sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance
28 .The indirect cost of natural disasters and an economic definition of macroeconomic resilience
29 .Quantifying through ex post assessments the micro-level impacts of sovereign disaster risk financing and insurance programs
30 .Public expenditure following disasters
31 .Pyramid capitalism : political connections, regulation, and firm productivity in Egypt
32 .Capital market financing, firm growth, and firm size distribution
33 .Do poor countries really need more IT ? the role of relative prices and industrial composition
34 .Hybrid issuance regimes for corporate bonds in emerging market countries : analysis, impact and policy choices
35 .Hukou and highways : the impact of China?s spatial development policies on urbanization and regional inequality
36 .Biogas : clean energy access with low-cost mitigation of climate change
37 .Long-run effects of temporary incentives on medical care productivity
38 .Gold mining and proto-urbanization : recent evidence from Ghana
39 .The economics of policy instruments to stimulate wind power in Brazil
40 .High-powered incentives and communication failure
41 .Rate of return regulation and emission permits trading under uncertainty
42 .Using national statistics to increase transparency of large land acquisition : evidence from Ethiopia
43 .How much could South Asia benefit from regional electricity cooperation and trade ?
44 .What drives local food prices ? evidence from the Tanzanian maize market
45 .Public-private partnerships : promise and hype
46 .Small cash rewards for big losers : experimental insights into the fight against the obesity epidemic
47 .The consumption, income, and wealth of the poorest: cross-sectional facts of rural and urban Sub-Saharan Africa for macroeconomists
48 .R�seaux politiques et fraude douani�re : Donn�es tir�es de l?exp�rience tunisienne
49 .Political connections and tariff evasion : evidence from Tunisia
50 .When elites meet : decentralization, power-sharing, and public goods provision in post-conflict Sierra Leone
51 .A quarter century effort yet to come of age : a survey of power sector reforms in developing countries
52 .Estimating local poverty measures using satellite images : a pilot application to Central America
53 .Cross-border electricity cooperation in South Asia
54 .Quality and accountability in healthcare delivery : audit evidence from primary care providers in India
55 .Demography, urbanization and development : rural push, urban pull and... urban push ?
56 .Latent trade diversification and its relevance for macroeconomic stability
57 .Women left behind ? poverty and headship in Africa
58 .Does collective action sequester carbon ? the case of the Nepal community forestry program
59 .Community managed forest groups and preferences for REDD+ contract attributes: a choice experiment survey of communities in Nepal
60 .The effect of nonbinding agreements on cooperation among forest user groups in Nepal and Ethiopia
61 .Do improved biomass cookstoves reduce fuelwood consumption and carbon emissions ? evidence from rural Ethiopia using a randomized treatment trial with electronic monitoring
62 .Cooperative behavior and common pool resources : experimental evidence from community forest user groups in Nepal
63 .Inclusive economic growth in America?s cities : what?s the playbook and the score ?
64 .Hayek, local information, and the decentralization of state-owned enterprises in China
65 .Placing Bank supervision in the Central Bank : implications for financial stability based on evidence from the global crisis
66 .How costly are labor gender gaps ? estimates for the Balkans and Turkey
67 .Small firms? formalization : the stick treatment
68 .Effects of income inequality on aggregate output
69 .Magical transition ? intergenerational educational and occupational mobility in rural China : 1988?2002
70 .Product standards and firms? export decisions
71 .Seeking shared prosperity through trade
72 .Energy subsidies reform in Jordan : welfare implications of different scenarios
73 .The socioeconomic impacts of energy reform in Tunisia : a simulation approach
74 .Understanding the operations of freight forwarders : evidence from Serbia
75 .Fertility transition in Turkey?who is most at risk of deciding against child arrival ?
76 .Extending the school day in Latin America and the Caribbean
77 .Estimating the gravity model when zero trade flows are frequent and economically determined
78 .Teacher performance pay : Experimental evidence from Pakistan
79 .Crop choice and infrastructure accessibility in Tanzania : subsistence crops or export crops ?
80 .Firms? locational choice and infrastructure development in Tanzania : instrumental variable spatial autoregressive model
81 .Is the WTO passe ?
82 .Formulas for failure ? were the Doha tariff formulas too ambitious for success ?
83 .Determinants of tobacco consumption in Papua New Guinea : challenges in changing behaviors
84 .Stagnant stunting rate despite rapid economic growth in Papua New Guinea?factors correlated with malnutrition among children under five
85 .Market imperfections exacerbate the gender gap: the case of Malawi
86 .Business regulations and growth
87 .Do capital inflows boost growth in developing countries ? evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
88 .The improved biomass stove saves wood, but how often do people use it ? evidence from a randomized treatment trial in Ethiopia
89 .Preferences for REDD+ contract attributes in low-income countries : a choice experiment in Ethiopia
90 .Impact socio-�conomique de la crise au nord du Mali sur les personnes d�plac�es
91 .The economic viability of jatropha biodiesel in Nepal
92 .Toward a new definition of shared prosperity: a dynamic perspective from three countries
93 .New evidence on the cyclicality of fiscal policy
94 .Ethiopia?s growth acceleration and how to sustain it?insights from a cross-country regression model
95 .How unfair is the inequality of wage earnings in Russia ? estimates from panel data
96 .Costs and benefits of land fragmentation : evidence from Rwanda
97 .Review of international practices for determining medium-term resource needs of spending agencies
98 .Financial inclusion, productivity shocks, and consumption volatility in emerging economies
99 .Unbundling institutions for external finance : worldwide firm-level evidence
100 .Business cycles accounting for Paraguay


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