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World Bank working papers and publications

1 .Purchasing power parities and real expenditures of World economics : a comprehensive report of the 2011 International Comparison Program
2 .Agricultural factor markets in Sub-Saharan Africa : an updated view with formal tests for market failure
3 .Agricultural intensification : the status in six African countries
4 .Assessing public debt sustainability in Mauritania with a stochastic framework
5 .Can agricultural households farm their way out of poverty ?
6 .Climate change and poverty -- an analytical framework
7 .Developing social-emotional skills for the labor market : the PRACTICE model
8 .Does culture matter for development ?
9 .Does land fragmentation increase the cost of cultivation ? evidence from India
10 .Does livestock ownership affect animal source foods consumption and child nutritional status ? evidence from rural Uganda
11 .Dropout in upper secondary education in Mexico : patterns, consequences and possible causes
12 .Durable goods and poverty measurement
13 .Estimates of ad valorem equivalents of barriers against foreign suppliers of services in eleven services sectors and 103 countries
14 .Health information, treatment, and worker productivity : experimental evidence from malaria testing and treatment among Nigerian sugarcane cutters
15 .Housing consumption and urbanization
16 .Importing high food prices by exporting : rice prices in Lao PDR
17 .Income diversification patterns in rural Sub-Saharan Africa : reassessing the evidence
18 .Informing migration policies : a data primer
19 .Inheritance law reform, empowerment, and human capital accumulation : second-generation effects from India
20 .Long-run growth in Ghana : determinants and prospects
21 .Milking the data : measuring income from milk production in extensive livestock systems -- experimental evidence from Niger
22 .Oil and civil conflict : can public spending have a mitigation effect ?
23 .Place and child health : the interaction of population density and sanitation in developing countries
24 .Poverty and the spatial distribution of rural population
25 .Promoting women's economic empowerment : what works ?
26 .Protected areas and deforestation : new results from high resolution panel data
27 .Public sectors in the pacific islands : are they 'too big' and do they 'crowd out' the private sector ?
28 .Rent imputation for welfare measurement : a review of methodologies and empirical findings
29 .Rewarding safer sex : conditional cash transfers for HIV/STI prevention
30 .Should income inequality be reduced and who should benefit ? redistributive preferences in Europe and Central Asia
31 .Some simple analytics of trade and labor mobility
32 .Strengthening public financial management : exploring drivers and effects
33 .Structural reforms and labor market outcomes : international panel data evidence
34 .Success in difficult environments : a portfolio analysis of fragile and conflict-affected states
35 .The creative wealth of nations : how the performing arts can advance development and human progress
36 .The economic effects of a borrower bailout : evidence from an emerging market
37 .The gendered labor market impacts of trade liberalization : evidence from Brazil
38 .The impact of household food consumption data collection methods on poverty and inequality measures in Niger
39 .The need for multiple types of information to inform climate change assessment
40 .The post-crisis growth slowdown in emerging economies and the role of structural reforms
41 .Trade and civil conflict : revisiting the cross-country evidence
42 .Transitioning from low-income growth to high-income growth : is there a middle income trap ?
43 .Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ?
44 .Urbanization and housing investment
45 .Village political economy, land tenure insecurity, and the rural to urban migration decision : evidence from China
46 .Weather shocks and health at birth in Colombia
47 .What doesn't kill you makes you poorer : adult wages and the early-life disease environment in India
48 .What makes a currency procyclical ? an empirical investigation
49 .Power for all : electricity access challenge in India
50 .Global Monitoring Report 2014-2015 : Ending poverty and sharing prosperity
51 .CGE analysis of the impact of foreign direct investment and tariff reform on female and male wages
52 .A measured approach to ending poverty and boosting shared prosperity : concepts, data, and the twin goals
53 .Surge in solar-powered homes : experience in off-grid rural Bangladesh
54 .A dynamic spatial model of rural-urban transformation with public goods
55 .Agricultural policies and trade paths in Turkey
56 .Agricultural productivity, hired labor, wages and poverty : evidence from Bangladesh
57 .Can conditional cash transfers improve education and nutrition outcomes for poor children in Bangladesh ? evidence from a pilot project
58 .Credit conditions and foreign direct investment during the global financial crisis
59 .Diet quality, child health, and food policies in developing countries
60 .Does mandating nondiscrimination in hiring practices influence women's employment ? evidence using firm-level data
61 .Drivers of entrepreneurship and post-entry performance of newborn firms in developing countries
62 .Evidence on policies to increase the development impacts of international migration
63 .Exploiting externalities to estimate the long-term effects of early childhood deworming
64 .Foreign bank subsidiaries' default risk during the global crisis : what factors help insulate affiliates from their parents ?
65 .From tapering to tightening : the impact of the fed's exit on India
66 .Green subsidies and the WTO
67 .Interest rate caps around the world: still popular, but a blunt instrument
68 .Job creation in fragile and conflict-affected situations
69 .Measuring agricultural knowledge and adoption
70 .Non-farm enterprises in rural Africa : new empirical evidence
71 .Pathways toward zero-carbon electricity required for climate stabilization
72 .Performance of renewable energy auctions : experience in Brazil, China and India
73 .Radio frequency (un)identification : results from a proof-of-concept trial of the use of RFID technology to measure microenterprise turnover in Sri Lanka
74 .Spatial dynamics of electricity usage in India
75 .The critical mass approach to achieve a deal on green goods and services : what is on the table? how much to expect ?
76 .The effects of financial development on foreign direct investment
77 .The second wave of independence : shopping for solutions
78 .Trafficking and fragility in West Africa
79 .Urban infrastructure investment and rent-capture potentials
80 .Water quality, brawn, and education: the rural drinking water program in China
81 .Which firms create the most jobs in developing countries ? evidence from Tunisia
82 .A comprehensive review of empirical and modeled HIV incidence trends (1990-2012)
83 .Agricultural production, dietary diversity, and climate variability
84 .Benchmarking the financial performance, growth, and outreach of greenfield microfinance institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa
85 .Comparable estimates of returns to schooling around the world
86 .Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence
87 .Cost-effectiveness measurement in development : accounting for local costs and noisy impacts
88 .Dynamics of demand for rainfall index insurance : evidence from a commercial product in India
89 .Estimating poverty in the absence of consumption data : the case of Liberia
90 .Estimating the long-run impact of microcredit programs on household income and net worth
91 .Female labor participation in the Arab world : some evidence from panel data in Morocco
92 .GLS estimation and empirical bayes prediction for linear mixed models with Heteroskedasticity and sampling weights : a background study for the POVMAP project
93 .Governors and governing institutions: a comparative study of state-business relations in Russia's regions
94 .How do countries measure, manage, and monitor fiscal risks generated by public-private partnerships? Chile, Peru, South Africa, Turkey
95 .Inequality of opportunity among Egyptian children
96 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : inequality of access to infrastructure services
97 .Infrastructure gap in South Asia : infrastructure needs, prioritization, and financing
98 .Infrastructure, growth, and inequality : an overview
99 .Interactions among donors' aid allocations : evidence from an exogenous World Bank income threshold
100 .Investment climate reforms and job creation in developing countries : what do we know and what should we do ?


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