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1 .Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis
2 .Can service be a growth escalator in low-income countries ?
3 .Can tax simplification help lower tax corruption ?
4 .Demystifying Dutch disease
5 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
6 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
7 .Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America
8 .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
9 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
10 .How to assess agricultural water productivity ? looking for water in the agricultural productivity and efficiency literature
11 .How useful is inequality of opportunity as a policy construct ?
12 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
13 .Inflation and indivisible investment in developing economies
14 .Integrating border regions : connectivity and competitiveness in South Asia
15 .Learning dynamics and support for economic reforms : why good news can be bad
16 .Managing quantity, quality, and timing in Indian cane sugar production : ex post marketing permits or ex ante production contracts ?
17 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
18 .Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa
19 .Optimal transition from coal to gas and renewable power under capacity constraints and adjustment costs
20 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
21 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
22 .Public and private investments in innovation capabilities : structural transformation in the Chilean wine industry
23 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
24 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
25 .The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia
26 .The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
27 .Trade flows and trade disputes
28 .Why firms avoid cutting wages : survey evidence from European firms
29 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
30 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
31 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
32 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
33 .Bank capital and systemic stability
34 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
35 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
36 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
37 .Child labor and learning
38 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
39 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
40 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
41 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
42 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
43 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
44 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
45 .Culture, politics, and development
46 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
47 .Deposit insurance database
48 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?
49 .Does institutional finance matter for agriculture ? evidence using panel data from Uganda
50 .Does involvement of local NGOs enhance public service delivery ? cautionary evidence from a Malaria-prevention evaluation in India
51 .Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
52 .Economic inequality in the Arab region
53 .Economics of transiting to renewable energy in Morocco : a general equilibrium analysis
54 .Encouraging health insurance for the informal sector : a cluster randomized trial
55 .Export destinations and input prices
56 .Financial (dis-)information : evidence from an audit study in Mexico
57 .Fiscal adjustment and income inequality : sub-national evidence from Brazil
58 .Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review
59 .How business community institutions can help fight corruption
60 .How should donors respond to resource windfalls in poor countries ? from aid to insurance
61 .Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner
62 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
63 .Income inequality and violent crime : evidence from Mexico's drug war
64 .Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis
65 .Institutional arrangements for the promotion of regional integration of electricity markets : international experience
66 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
67 .Institutions and firms' return to innovation : evidence from the world bank enterprise survey
68 .Insurance and inclusive growth
69 .Is green growth good for the poor ?
70 .Money or ideas ? a field experiment on constraints to entrepreneurship in rural Pakistan
71 .New coincident and leading indicators for the Lebanese economy
72 .Open skies over the Middle East
73 .Parallel systems and human resource management in India's public health services : a view from the front lines
74 .Poverty reduction and shared prosperity in Tajikistan : a diagnostic
75 .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
76 .Radio's impact on preferences for patronage benefits
77 .Regional diversity and inclusive growth in Indian cities
78 .Strengthening Malaria service delivery through supportive supervision and community mobilization in an endemic Indian setting : an evaluation of nested delivery models
79 .The anatomy of failure : an ethnography of a randomized trial to deepen democracy in rural India
80 .The domestic segment of global supply chains in China under state capitalism
81 .The end of seasonality ? new insights from Sub-Saharan Africa
82 .The environmental implications of Russia's accession to the world trade organization
83 .The long-awaited rise of the middle class in Latin America is finally happening
84 .The price of empowerment : experimental evidence on land titling in Tanzania
85 .The trade-reducing effects of restrictions on liner shipping
86 .Trade and cities
87 .Welfare dynamics measurement : two definitions of a vulnerability line and their empirical application
88 .What do we know about preferential trade agreements and temporary trade barriers ?
89 .Who will feed China in the 21st century ? income growth and food demand and supply in China
90 .Why has energy efficiency not scaled-up in the industrial and commercial sectors in Ukraine ? an empirical analysis
91 .World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy
92 .The little data book 2014
93 .World development indicators 2014
94 .A global assessment of human capital mobility: the role of non-OECD destinations
95 .Accelerating poverty reduction in a less poor world : the roles of growth and inequality
96 .Analyzing urban systems : have megacities become too large ?
97 .Are cities the new growth escalator ?
98 .Beyond the income effect : impacts of conditional cash transfer programs on private investments in human capital
99 .CATA meets IMPOV: a unified approach to measuring financial protection in health
100 .Cash transfers and temptation goods : a review of global evidence


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