Click here for search results

World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets
2 .The quest for subsidy reforms in Libya
3 .An evaluation of the 2014 subsidy reforms in Morocco and a simulation of further reforms
4 .Analyzing the dynamics of school dropout in upper secondary education in Latin America : a cohort approach
5 .What explains the stagnation of female labor force participation in urban India ?
6 .Fossil fuel subsidies : approaches and valuation
7 .The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India
8 .Advanced-country policies and emerging-market currencies : the impact of U.S. tapering on India's Rupee
9 .As the market churns : estimates of firm exit and job loss using the World Bank's enterprise surveys
10 .Equality of opportunity : theory and evidence
11 .The international bank lending channel of monetary policy rates and quantitative easing : credit supply, reach-for-yield, and real effects
12 .Using lotteries to incentivize safer sexual behavior : evidence from a randomized controlled trial on HIV prevention
13 .No condition is permanent : middle class in Nigeria in the last decade
14 .Income shocks and conflict : evidence from Nigeria
15 .Economic implications of a potential free trade agreement between India and the United States
16 .Policy and performance in customs : evaluating the trade facilitation agreement
17 .Trade effects of customs reform : evidence from Albania
18 .Economic shocks and subjective well-being : evidence from a quasi-experiment
19 .Interviewer effects in subjective survey questions: evidence from Timor-Leste
20 .What determines entrepreneurial outcomes in emerging markets ? the role of initial conditions
21 .Informal tradables and the employment growth of Indian manufacturing
22 .Trade reform and regional dynamics : evidence from 25 years of Brazilian matched employer-employee data
23 .Effects of the internet on participation : study of a public policy referendum in Brazil
24 .What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews
25 .Maize price volatility : does market remoteness matter ?
26 ."Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015
27 .Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ?
28 .Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning
29 .Drinking water salinity and infant mortality in coastal Bangladesh
30 .Empowering cities : good for growth ? evidence from China
31 .Gender differentials and agricultural productivity in Niger
32 .Handling the weather : insurance, savings, and credit in West Africa
33 .Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use in Sub-Saharan Africa a profitable proposition ? evidence from Nigeria
34 .Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ?
35 .Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis
36 .R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China
37 .Sex-selective abortions, fertility, and birth spacing
38 .The changing patterns of financial integration in Latin America
39 .The distributional impact of fiscal policy in South Africa
40 .The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world
41 .Global economic prospects, January 2015 : having fiscal space and using it
42 .Executive summary
43 .Executive summary
44 .Perspectivas Econ�micas Mundiales, Enero de 2015 : tener espacio fiscal y utilizarlo - resumen ejecutivo
45 .Perspectives �conomiques mondiales, Janvier 2015 : disposer d'une marge de manoeuvre budg�taire et l'utiliser - r�sum� analytique
46 .Statistical Annex
47 .Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world
48 .Broken gears : the value added of higher education on teachers' academic achievement
49 .Can the knowledge capital model explain foreign investment in services ? the case of Singapore
50 .Can we measure resilience ? a proposed method and evidence from countries in the Sahel
51 .Competition in Kenyan markets and its impact on income and poverty : a case study on sugar and maize
52 .Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment
53 .Correlates of success in World Bank development policy lending
54 .Economic mobility in Europe and Central Asia : exploring patterns and uncovering puzzles
55 .Entrepreneurship and the allocation of government spending under imperfect markets
56 .Estimating parameters and structural change in CGE models using a Bayesian cross-entropy estimation approach
57 .European economic and monetary union sovereign debt markets
58 .Firm heterogeneity and costly trade: a new estimation strategy and policy experiments
59 .From tragedy to renaissance : improving agricultural data for better policies
60 .Gender inequality and growth: the case of rich vs. poor countries
61 .Gone with the storm: rainfall shocks and household well-being in Guatemala
62 .Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects
63 .Increasing access by waiving tuition : evidence from Haiti
64 .Intentions to return : evidence from Romanian migrants
65 .Living on the edge : vulnerability to poverty and public transfers in Mexico
66 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
67 .Local budget transparency and participation : evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic
68 .Long-run effects of democracy on income inequality : evidence from repeated cross-sections
69 .Managing risk with insurance and savings : experimental evidence for male and female farm managers in the Sahel
70 .Measuring the determinants of backward linkages from FDI in developing economies : is it a matter of size ?
71 .Moldova : a story of upward economic mobility
72 .More than copper: toward the diversification and stabilization of Zambian exports
73 .OECS ports : an efficiency and performance assessment
74 .Promoting handwashing and sanitation : evidence from a large-scale randomized trial in rural Tanzania
75 .Public sector size and performance management : a case-study of post-revolution Tunisia
76 .SME exchanges in emerging market economies : a stocktaking of development practices
77 .Same question but different answer : experimental evidence on questionnaire design's impact on poverty measured by proxies
78 .Short-term impacts of formalization assistance and a bank information session on business registration and access to finance in Malawi
79 .Survival is for the fittest: export survival patterns in Georgia
80 .Sustainability of solar electricity : the role of endogenous resource substitution and market mediated responses
81 .Tackling social exclusion : evidence from Chile
82 .The global trade slowdown: cyclical or structural ?
83 .The rise of China and labor market adjustments in Latin America
84 .Vulnerability to malnutrition in the West African Sahel
85 .Wage dynamics, turnover, and human capital : evidence from adolescent transition from school to work in the Philippines
86 .Who remained in poverty, who moved up, and who fell down ? an investigation of poverty dynamics in Senegal in the late 2000s
87 .A "Delphi exercise" as a tool in Amazon rainforest valuation
88 .Addressing access and behavioral constraints through social intermediation services : a review of Chile Solidario and Red Unidos
89 .Climate change, groundwater salinization and road maintenance costs in coastal Bangladesh
90 .Climate change, soil salinity, and the economics of high-yield rice production in coastal Bangladesh
91 .Economic effects of the Syrian war and the spread of the Islamic state on the Levant
92 .Education attainment in the Middle East and North Africa : success at a cost
93 .Export shocks and the volatility of returns to schooling : evidence from twelve Latin American economies
94 .Facing the hungry tide : climate change, livelihood threats, and household responses in coastal Bangladesh
95 .How significant is Africa's demographic dividend for its future growth and poverty reduction ?
96 .Incomplete integration and contagion of debt distress in economic unions
97 .Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis
98 .Integrating qualitative methods into investment climate impact evaluations
99 .Local foundations for better governance : A Review of Ghazala Mansuri and Vijayendra Rao's Localizing Development
100 .Measuring risk preferences in rural Ethiopia : risk tolerance and exogenous income proxies


Permanent URL for this page: