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1 .Social capital, finance, and consumption: evidence from a representative sample of Chinese households
2 .Does debt relief improve child health ? evidence from cross-country micro data
3 .The cultural trade index : an introduction
4 .The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015
5 .Sharing oil rents and political violence
6 .ICT use, innovation, and productivity : evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
7 .Assessing the degree of international consumption risk sharing
8 .How do cities in Ethiopia create jobs ?
9 .Preferential liberalization, antidumping, and safeguards : stumbling block evidence from MERCOSUR
10 .Conflict and Poverty in Afghanistan's Transition
11 .Does governing law affect bond spreads ?
12 .The world is not yet flat : transport costs matter !
13 .Firm financing in Chile after the 2014-15 tax reform: debt or equity ? debt or equity?
14 .The risk of polygamy and wives' saving behavior
15 .A first step up the energy ladder ? low cost solar kits and household's welfare in Rural Rwanda
16 .Informality in the process of development and growth
17 .Capital adjustment and the optimal fuel choice
18 .The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy
19 .Climate change and water variability : do water treaties contribute to river basin resilience ?
20 .Unequal opportunity, unequal growth
21 .The effect of the Swedish payroll tax cut for youths on firm profitability
22 .Global talent flows
23 .Strategic investment funds : opportunities and challenges
24 .Casting the tax net wider : experimental evidence from Costa Rica
25 .Retooling poverty targeting using out-of-sample validation and machine learning
26 .The long-term impact of international migration on economic decision-making : evidence from a migration lottery and lab-in-the-field experiments
27 .Economic integration across Latin America : evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013
28 .The more stringent, the better ? rationing car use in Bogota with moderate and drastic restrictions
29 .New estimates of extreme poverty for children
30 .Who are the poor in the developing world ?
31 .Intergenerational education mobility in Africa : has progress been inclusive ?
32 .Dynamic relationship between corruption and youth unemployment : empirical evidences from a system GMM approach
33 .Is predicted data a viable alternative to real data ?
34 .Citizen engagement in rulemaking -- evidence on regulatory practices in 185 countries
35 .Poor households' productive investments of cash transfers : quasi-experimental evidence from Niger
36 .When the cat's away : the effects of spousal migration on investments on children
37 .Managing (fiscally) resource price volatility : exploring policy options for the Democratic Republic of Congo
38 .Constructing robust poverty trends in the Islamic Republic of Iran : 2008-14
39 .Deepening without broadening ? jobs in Ghana's private sector
40 .Training teachers on the job : what works and how to measure it
41 .Gender gaps in cognitive and non-cognitive skills in early primary grades : evidence from rural Indonesia
42 .Investing in school readiness : an analysis of the cost-effectiveness of early childhood education pathways in rural Indonesia
43 .Nonrenewable resources, income inequality and per capita GDP : an empirical analysis
44 .Trends and drivers of poverty reduction in Nepal : a historical perspective
45 .Can the culture of honor lead to inefficient conventions ? experimental evidence from India
46 .Faraway or nearby ? domestic and international spillovers in patenting and product innovation
47 .Russian Federation : how services contribute to competitiveness
48 .Minimizing ecological damage from road improvement in tropical forests
49 .Does improved local supply of schooling enhance intergenerational mobility in education ? evidence from Jordan
50 .Mobility and pathways to the middle class in Nepal
51 .From commodity discovery to production
52 .Shoeing the Children : the impact of the TOMS Shoe donation program in rural El Salvador
53 .Export competitiveness and FDI performance across the regions of the Russian Federation
54 .Are labor supply decisions consistent with neoclassical preferences ? evidence from Indian boat owners
55 .The globe and the circle : geometry and economic geography as tribute to Thales and Nash
56 .Preferential resource spending under an employment guarantee : the political economy of MGNREGS in Andhra Pradesh
57 .Combining preschool teacher training with parenting education : a cluster-randomized controlled trial
58 .The state of economics, the state of the world
59 .How long is the maturity of corporate borrowing ? evidence from bond and loan issuances across markets
60 .Will market competition trump gender discrimination in India ?
61 .On the ground or in the air ? a methodological experiment on crop residue cover measurement in Ethiopia
62 .Varietal identification in household surveys : results from an experiment using DNA fingerprinting of sweet potato leaves in southern Ethiopia
63 .Sustainability of a residential CFL distribution program : evidence from Ethiopia
64 .How many years have refugees been in exile ?
65 .Savings defaults and payment delays for cash transfers: field experimental evidence from Malawi
66 .Are all trade agreements equal ? the role of distance in shaping the effect of economic integration agreements on trade flows
67 .Are minimum wages and payroll taxes a constraint to the creation of formal jobs in Morocco ?
68 .Uncertainty as a factor in investment decisions : the case of the Russian Federation's regions
69 .On the impact of demographic change on growth, savings, and poverty
70 .The capabilities driving participation in global value chains
71 .Unequal before the law : measuring legal gender disparities across the world
72 .Prevalence, economic contribution, and determinants of trees on farms across Sub-Saharan Africa
73 .Impact of social assistance on labor market mobility : the case of Turkey
74 .Predicting project outcomes : a simple methodology for predictions based on project ratings
75 .Can environmental policy reduce infant mortality ? evidence from the Ganga pollution cases
76 .Making the most of demographic change in Southern Africa
77 .Combining mentoring programs with cash transfers for adolescent girls in Liberia :baseline report
78 .Short- and long-term effects of a child-labor ban
79 .Understanding the dynamics of labor income inequality in Latin America
80 .Synergies in child nutrition : interactions of food security, health and environment, and child care
81 .Estimating poverty rates in target populations : an assessment of the simple poverty scorecard and alternative approaches
82 .Hidden human capital : psychological empowerment and adolescent girls' aspirations in India
83 .Negative interest rate policies : sources and implications
84 .Global health workforce labor market projections for 2030
85 .Who uses electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa ? findings from household surveys
86 .Financial viability of electricity sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa : quasi-fiscal deficits and hidden costs
87 .The distributional impact of taxes and transfers in Poland
88 .The microfinance business model : enduring subsidy and modest profit
89 .Disaggregating the impact of the internet on international trade
90 .Building long-term portfolio benchmarks for pension funds in emerging economies
91 .Can labor market imperfections explain changes in the inverse farm size?productivity relationship ? longitudinal evidence from rural India
92 .Inequality of opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa
93 .The volatility of international trade flows in the 21st century : whose fault is it anyway ?
94 .Resource misallocation in Turkey
95 .Building voluntary pension schemes in emerging economies
96 .Dictators walking the Mogadishu line : how men become monsters and monsters become men
97 .Factor endowments, technology, capital mobility and the sources of comparative advantage in manufacturing
98 .Global inequality : the implications of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century
99 .The effects of innovation on employment in developing countries : evidence from enterprisesurveys
100 .Not your average job: measuring farm labor in Tanzania


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