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World Bank Research Dataset

Deposit Insurance around the World: A Comprehensive Database
Policies and Institutions that Promote Saving: module 1 (National saving)

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Aid is good for the poor
2 .Do export promotion agencies promote new exporters ?
3 .Does local financial development matter for firm lifecycle in India ?
4 .Egypt : inequality of opportunity in education
5 .Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030
6 .Export performance and geography in Croatia
7 .Food prices, road infrastructure, and market integration in Central and Eastern Africa
8 .Grain price spikes and beggar-thy-neighbor policy responses : a global economywide analysis
9 .Poverty impacts of the volume-based special safeguard mechanism
10 .Predicting World Bank project outcome ratings
11 .Seeing is believing ? evidence from an extension network experiment
12 .Short- and long-run impacts of food price changes on poverty
13 .Small business tax policy, informality, and tax evasion -- evidence from Georgia
14 .The drivers of non-revenue water : how effective are non-revenue water reduction programs ?
15 .The effect of climate and technological uncertainty in crop yields on the optimal path of global land use
16 .Use of imported inputs and the cost of importing : evidence from developing countries
17 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
18 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
19 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
20 .Capital will not become more expensive as the world ages
21 .Damming the commons : an empirical analysis of international cooperation and conflict in dam location
22 .Demystifying Dutch disease
23 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
24 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
25 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
26 .Fiscal multipliers in recessions and expansions : does it matter whether government spending is increasing or decreasing ?
27 .How regional integration and transnational energy networks have boosted FDI in Turkey (and may cease to do so): a case study: how geo-political alliances and regional networks matter
28 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
29 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
30 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
31 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
32 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
33 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
34 .International remittances and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
35 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
36 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
37 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
38 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa
39 .Optimal transition from coal to gas and renewable power under capacity constraints and adjustment costs
40 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
41 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
42 .Public and private investments in innovation capabilities : structural transformation in the Chilean wine industry
43 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
44 .Strategic information revelation and capital allocation
45 .Strategic interactions and portfolio choice in money management : evidence from Colombian pension funds
46 .Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia
47 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
48 .The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia
49 .The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
50 .Trade flows and trade disputes
51 .Why firms avoid cutting wages : survey evidence from European firms
52 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
53 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
54 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
55 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
56 .Bank capital and systemic stability
57 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
58 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
59 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
60 .Child labor and learning
61 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
62 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
63 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
64 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
65 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
66 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
67 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
68 .Culture, politics, and development
69 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
70 .Deposit insurance database
71 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?
72 .Does institutional finance matter for agriculture ? evidence using panel data from Uganda
73 .Does involvement of local NGOs enhance public service delivery ? cautionary evidence from a Malaria-prevention evaluation in India
74 .Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
75 .Economic inequality in the Arab region
76 .Economics of transiting to renewable energy in Morocco : a general equilibrium analysis
77 .Encouraging health insurance for the informal sector : a cluster randomized trial
78 .Export destinations and input prices
79 .Financial (dis-)information : evidence from an audit study in Mexico
80 .Fiscal adjustment and income inequality : sub-national evidence from Brazil
81 .Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review
82 .How business community institutions can help fight corruption
83 .How should donors respond to resource windfalls in poor countries ? from aid to insurance
84 .Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner
85 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
86 .Income inequality and violent crime : evidence from Mexico's drug war
87 .Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis
88 .Institutional arrangements for the promotion of regional integration of electricity markets : international experience
89 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
90 .Institutions and firms' return to innovation : evidence from the world bank enterprise survey
91 .Insurance and inclusive growth
92 .Is green growth good for the poor ?
93 .Money or ideas ? a field experiment on constraints to entrepreneurship in rural Pakistan
94 .New coincident and leading indicators for the Lebanese economy
95 .Open skies over the Middle East
96 .Parallel systems and human resource management in India's public health services : a view from the front lines
97 .Poverty reduction and shared prosperity in Tajikistan : a diagnostic
98 .Private non-state sector engagement in the provision of educational services at the primary and secondary levels in South Asia : an analytical review of its role in school enrollment and student achievement
99 .Radio's impact on preferences for patronage benefits
100 .Regional diversity and inclusive growth in Indian cities


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