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World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Non-tariff measures and the world trading system
2 .Poverty and shared prosperity implications of deep integration in Eastern and Southern Africa
3 .How does the sensitivity of consumption to income vary over time? international evidence
4 .Particulate matter and labor supply : the role of caregiving and non-linearities
5 .Does e-government improve government capacity ? evidence from tax administration and public procurement
6 .Jobs in the city : explaining urban spatial structure in Kampala
7 .Effects of fiscal policy shocks in an open economy : evidence from Canada
8 .Markets and manipulation : time for a paradigm shift ?
9 .The role of training programs for youth employment in Nepal : impact evaluation report on the employment fund
10 .Prices for poverty analysis in Africa
11 .Public school teacher management in Sri Lanka: issues and options
12 .The role of regulation on entry : evidence from the Italian provinces
13 .The GATT's starting point : tariff levels circa 1947
14 .Reducing crime and violence : experimental evidence on adult noncognitive investments in Liberia
15 .Identifying gazelles : expert panels vs. surveys as a means to identify firms with rapid growth potential
16 .Decomposing response errors in food consumption measurement : implications for survey design from a survey experiment in Tanzania
17 .What type of finance matters for growth ? Bayesian model averaging evidence
18 .Assessing the impacts of Mais Educacao on educational outcomes : evidence between 2007 and 2011
19 .Going beyond the first child : analysis of Russian mothers' desired and actual fertility Patterns
20 .The cost of fear : the welfare effect of the risk of violence in northern Uganda
21 .Is living in African cities expensive ?
22 .Organizing knowledge to compete : impacts of capacity building programs on firm organization
23 .Managing sudden stops
24 .Competition makes IT better : evidence on when firms use it more effectively
25 .Economic structural change as an option for mitigating the impacts of climate change
26 .Opportunity versus necessity : understanding the heterogeneity of female micro-entrepreneurs
27 .Disaster risk management and fiscal policy : narratives, tools, and evidence associated with assessing fiscal risk and building resilience
28 .Capturing the co-benefits of disaster risk management on the private sector side
29 .Co-benefits of disaster risk management
30 .Higher losses and slower development in the absence of disaster risk management investments
31 .Investing in disaster risk management in an uncertain climate
32 .Unraveling a secret : Vietnam's outstanding performance on the PISA test
33 .ICT use, competitive pressures and firm performance in Mexico
34 .Global migration revisited : short-term pains, long-term gains, and the potential of south-south migration
35 .Long-term impacts of an unanticipated risk event : the 2007/08 food price crisis and child growth in Indonesia
36 .Looking back on two decades of poverty and well-being in India
37 .Formalisation des droits fonciers dans les zones rurales d'Afrique de l'Ouest : R�sultats initiaux d'une �tude exp�rimentale au B�nin
38 .The use of detailed statistical data in customs reform : the case of Madagascar
39 .School grants and education quality : experimental evidence from Senegal
40 .Identifying the economic potential of Indian districts
41 .Absent laws and missing women: can domestic violence legislation reduce female mortality ?
42 .Measuring poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean : methodological considerations when estimating an empirical regional poverty line
43 .The empirical landscape of trade policy
44 .Inventor diasporas and the internationalization of technology
45 .Impact of European Union membership on agriculture and rural development in newly acceded member states - drawing lessons for Serbia : policy note
46 .Impacts of sovereign rating on sub-sovereign bond ratings in emerging and developing economies
47 .Second-stage sampling for conflict areas : methods and implications
48 .MENA export performance and specialization -- the role of financial sector development and governance
49 .The labor content of exports database
50 .Deal or no deal : strictly business for China in Kenya ?
51 .When do gender wage differences emerge ? a study of Azerbaijan's labor market
52 .Is random forest a superior methodology for predicting poverty ? an empirical assessment
53 .Robustness of shared prosperity estimates : how different methodological choices matter
54 .Providing policy makers with timely advice : the timeliness-rigor trade-off
55 .Strengthening national hydrometeorological services through cascading forecasting : investing for sustainability and impact across global, regional, and national centers
56 .When measure matters: coresidency, truncation bias, and intergenerational mobility in developing countries
57 .Can wage subsidies boost employment in the wake of an economic crisis ? evidence from Mexico
58 .Estimating international poverty lines from comparable national thresholds
59 .Revisiting the impact of the Brazilian SIMPLES program on firms' formalization rates
60 .Access to finance and job growth : firm-level evidence across developing countries
61 .Unemployment and mortality : evidence from the great recession
62 .Survival of the fittest ? using network methods to assess the diffusion of project design concepts
63 .Why did poverty decline in India ? a nonparametric decomposition exercise
64 .Taxation, information, and withholding : evidence from Costa Rica
65 .Effect of lengthening the school day on mother's labor supply
66 .The week
67 .Land measurement bias and its empirical implications : evidence from a validation exercise
68 .Mangroves as protection from storm surges in a changing climate
69 .Welfare dynamics with synthetic panels : the case of the Arab world in transition
70 .Assessment of net mitigation in the context of international greenhouse gas emissions control mechanisms
71 .Impact of climate change and aquatic salinization on fish habitats and poor communities in southwest coastal Bangladesh and Bangladesh Sundarbans
72 .Can electronic tax invoicing improve tax compliance ? a case study of the Republic of Korea's electronic tax invoicing for value-added tax
73 .Learning or leaning : persistent and transitory growth spillovers from FDI
74 .Globalization of labor markets and the growth prospects of nations
75 .What explains agricultural price movements ?
76 .Does paternity leave matter for female employment in developing economies ? evidence from firm data
77 .Vietnam's labor market institutions, regulations, and interventions : helping people grasp work opportunities in a risky world
78 .The revival of the "cash versus food" debate : new evidence for an old quandary ?
79 .The price is not always right : on the impacts of commodity prices on households (and countries)
80 .Employer voices, employer demands, and implications for public skills development policy connecting the labor and education sectors
81 .Small area estimation of child malnutrition in Ethiopian woredas
82 .The economic effects of counterfeiting and piracy : a review and implications for developing countries
83 .Measuring violent conflict in micro-level surveys : current practices and methodological challenges
84 .Public works as a productive safety net in a post-conflict setting : evidence from a randomized evaluation in Sierra Leone
85 .The fiscal cost of weak governance : evidence from teacher absence in India
86 .Illicit activity and money laundering from an economic growth perspective : a model and an application to Colombia
87 .The political economy of bank lending : evidence from an emerging market
88 .Large farm establishment, smallholder productivity, labor market participation, and resilience : evidence from Ethiopia
89 .The political economy of direct dividend transfers in resource-rich countries : a theoretical consideration
90 .Access to pre-primary education and progression in primary School : evidence from rural Guatemala
91 .Preschool education in Brazil : does public supply crowd out private enrollment ?
92 .Resource rents, coercion, and local development : evidence from post-apartheid South Africa
93 .Egypt : guiding reform of energy subsidies long-term
94 .Building a competitive city through innovation and global knowledge : the case of Sino-Singapore Suzhou industrial park
95 .Capital flows and central banking : the Indian experience
96 .Growth, urbanization, and poverty reduction in India
97 .Losing the gains of the past : the welfare and distributional impacts of the twin crises in Iraq 2014
98 .Prices and welfare
99 .Drought and retribution : evidence from a large-scale rainfall-indexed insurance program in Mexico
100 .Market integration and poverty : evidence from South Sudan


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