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1 .The capabilities driving participation in global value chains
2 .Unequal before the law : measuring legal gender disparities across the world
3 .Prevalence, economic contribution, and determinants of trees on farms across Sub-Saharan Africa
4 .Impact of social assistance on labor market mobility : the case of Turkey
5 .Predicting project outcomes : a simple methodology for predictions based on project ratings
6 .Can environmental policy reduce infant mortality ? evidence from the Ganga pollution cases
7 .Making the most of demographic change in Southern Africa
8 .Combining mentoring programs with cash transfers for adolescent girls in Liberia :baseline report
9 .Short- and long-term effects of a child-labor ban
10 .Understanding the dynamics of labor income inequality in Latin America
11 .Synergies in child nutrition : interactions of food security, health and environment, and child care
12 .Estimating poverty rates in target populations : an assessment of the simple poverty scorecard and alternative approaches
13 .Hidden human capital : psychological empowerment and adolescent girls' aspirations in India
14 .Negative interest rate policies : sources and implications
15 .Global health workforce labor market projections for 2030
16 .Who uses electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa ? findings from household surveys
17 .Financial viability of electricity sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa : quasi-fiscal deficits and hidden costs
18 .The distributional impact of taxes and transfers in Poland
19 .The microfinance business model : enduring subsidy and modest profit
20 .Disaggregating the impact of the internet on international trade
21 .Building long-term portfolio benchmarks for pension funds in emerging economies
22 .Can labor market imperfections explain changes in the inverse farm size?productivity relationship ? longitudinal evidence from rural India
23 .Inequality of opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa
24 .The volatility of international trade flows in the 21st century : whose fault is it anyway ?
25 .Resource misallocation in Turkey
26 .Building voluntary pension schemes in emerging economies
27 .Dictators walking the Mogadishu line : how men become monsters and monsters become men
28 .Factor endowments, technology, capital mobility and the sources of comparative advantage in manufacturing
29 .Global inequality : the implications of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
30 .The effects of innovation on employment in developing countries : evidence from enterprisesurveys
31 .Not your average job: measuring farm labor in Tanzania
32 .Pathways to profits : identifying separate channels of small firm growth through business training
33 .International financial integration of East Asia and Pacific
34 .Geopolitics, aid, and growth: the impact of UN security council membership on the effectiveness of aid
35 .Quantifying uncertainties in global growth forecasts
36 .Vulnerability to Poverty in rural Malawi
37 .Feedback matters : evidence from agricultural services
38 .Services and innovation for the competitiveness of the Ecuadorian economy
39 .Modeling the impacts of climate change on future Vietnamese households : a micro-simulation approach
40 .Exposure to floods, climate change, and poverty in Vietnam
41 .The varying income effects of weather variation : initial insights from rural Vietnam
42 .Environmental risks and poverty : analyzing geo-spatial and household data from Vietnam
43 .If it pays, it stays: can agribusiness internalize the benefits of malaria control ?
44 .If politics is the problem, how can external actors be part of the solution ?
45 .A randomized control trial of a peer adherence and nutritional support program for public sector antiretroviral patients
46 .Cheaper, faster, and more than good enough : is GPS the new gold standard in land area measurement ?
47 .All that glitters is not gold : polarization amid poverty reduction in Ghana
48 .Pirates of Somalia : crime and deterrence on the high seas
49 .Should I stay or should I go ? internal migration and household welfare in Ghana
50 .Firm financing and growth in the Arab region
51 .A comparative analysis of subsidy reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region
52 .Subsidy reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region : a review
53 .Assessing implementation of the principles for public credit guarantees for SMEs : a global survey
54 .Effects of multilateral support on infrastructure PPP contract cancellation
55 .Financial (Dis-)information : evidence from a multi-country audit study
56 .Does the 2015 peace accord in Mali reflect the priorities of households and local leaders ?
57 .Russian Federation, the World Trade Organization, and the Eurasian Customs Union : tariff and non-tariff policy challenges
58 .Do returns to education depend on how and who you ask ?
59 .On minimizing the risk of bias in randomized controlled trials in economics
60 .Do consumers benefit from supply chain intermediaries ? evidence from a policy experiment in the edible oils market in Bangladesh
61 .How to measure whether index insurance provides reliable protection
62 .Global economic prospects : divergences and risks
63 .Structural transformation in Africa : a historical view
64 .Technology strategies for low-carbon economic growth : a general equilibrium assessment
65 .Spatial development and agglomeration economies in services -- lessons from India
66 .Aging, trade, and migration
67 .Inherited wealth and demographic aging
68 .Euro currency risk and the geography of debt flows to peripheral European monetary union members
69 .Sectoral productivity gaps and aggregate productivity
70 .Impact of climate change and aquatic salinization on mangrove species and poor communities in the Bangladesh Sundarbans
71 .Impacts of carbon pricing in reducing the carbon intensity of China's GDP
72 .The development impact of financial regulation: evidence from Ethiopia and antebellum USA
73 .Financial regulation and government revenue : the effects of a policy change in Ethiopia
74 .Who benefited from Burundi's demobilization program ?
75 .Poverty and policy selectivity of World Bank trust funds
76 .Evidence from a randomized evaluation of the household welfare impacts of conditional and unconditional cash transfers given to mothers or fathers
77 .Roads and rural development in Sub-Saharan Africa
78 .Estimation of climate change damage functions for 140 regions in the GTAP9 database
79 .Do fiscal multipliers depend on fiscal positions ?
80 .Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices
81 .What difference does good monitoring & evaluation make to World Bank project performance ?
82 .Challenges of fiscal policy in emerging and developing economies
83 .Financial systems, growth, and volatility : searching for the perfect fit
84 .The Nexus of financial inclusion and financial stability : a study of trade-offs and synergies
85 .Evaluating sovereign disaster risk finance strategies : a framework
86 .Solving commitment problems in disaster risk finance
87 .A methodology to assess indicative costs of risk financing strategies for scaling up Ethiopia's productive safety net programme
88 .Financing the reconstruction of public capital after a natural disaster
89 .Potential for application of a probabilistic catastrophe risk modelling framework to poverty outcomes : general form vulnerability functions relating household poverty outcomes to hazard intensity in Ethiopia
90 .Early warning, early action : the use of predictive tools in drought response through Ethiopia's productive safety net programme
91 .Weather index insurance and shock coping : evidence from Mexico's CADENA Program
92 .Insuring growth : the impact of disaster funds on economic reconstruction in Mexico
93 .Social Inclusion in macro-level diagnostics : reflecting on the World Bank Group's early systematic country diagnostics
94 .Inflation targeting and exchange rate volatility in emerging markets
95 .Openness, specialization, and the external vulnerability of developing countries
96 .On the central role of small farms in African rural development strategies
97 .Increased coverage of maternal health services among the poor in western Uganda in an output-based aid voucher scheme
98 .Expediting trade : impact evaluation of an in-house clearance program
99 .Social capital, trust, and well-being in the evaluation of wealth
100 .The little data book on private sector development 2016


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