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1 .Estimation of normal mixtures in a nested error model with an application to small area estimation of poverty and inequality
2 .Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting
3 .How survey-to-survey imputation can fail
4 .Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)
5 .Measuring the effect of internet adoption on paper consumption
6 .Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds
7 .Predicting bank insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
8 .Services, inequality, and the dutch disease
9 .The Brasilia experiment : road access and the spatial pattern of long-term local development in Brazil
10 .50 years of urbanization in Africa : examining the role of climate change
11 .Agreeing on robust decisions : new processes for decision making under deep uncertainty
12 .Assessing energy price induced improvements in efficiency of capital in OECD manufacturing industries
13 .Asymmetric punishment as an instrument of corruption control
14 .Bank capital and systemic stability
15 .Benchmarking public policy : methodological insights from measurement of school based management
16 .Bridging the gap : identifying what is holding self-employed women back in Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, the Republic of Congo, and Uganda
17 .Carbon price efficiency : lock-in and path dependence in urban forms and transport infrastructure
18 .Child labor and learning
19 .Climate change, conflict, and cooperation : global analysis of the resilience of international river treaties to increased water variability
20 .Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps"
21 .Comparative advantage, international trade, and fertility
22 .Confronting the food-energy-environment trilemma : global land use in the long run
23 .Containing volatility : windfall revenues for resource-rich low-income countries
24 .Contracting for the second best in dysfunctional electricity markets
25 .Cross-border mergers and acquisitions in services : the role of policy and industrial structure
26 .Culture, politics, and development
27 .Deals and delays : firm-level evidence on corruption and policy implementation times
28 .Deposit insurance database
29 .Do government private subsidies crowd out entrepreneurship ?
30 .Does institutional finance matter for agriculture ? evidence using panel data from Uganda
31 .Does involvement of local NGOs enhance public service delivery ? cautionary evidence from a Malaria-prevention evaluation in India
32 .Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
33 .Economic inequality in the Arab region
34 .Economics of transiting to renewable energy in Morocco : a general equilibrium analysis
35 .Encouraging health insurance for the informal sector : a cluster randomized trial
36 .Export destinations and input prices
37 .Financial (dis-)information : evidence from an audit study in Mexico
38 .Fiscal adjustment and income inequality : sub-national evidence from Brazil
39 .Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review
40 .How business community institutions can help fight corruption
41 .How should donors respond to resource windfalls in poor countries ? from aid to insurance
42 .Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner
43 .Immigrant versus natives ? displacement and job creation
44 .Income inequality and violent crime : evidence from Mexico's drug war
45 .Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis
46 .Institutional arrangements for the promotion of regional integration of electricity markets : international experience
47 .Institutional investors and long-term investment : evidence from Chile
48 .Institutions and firms' return to innovation : evidence from the world bank enterprise survey
49 .Insurance and inclusive growth
50 .Is green growth good for the poor ?
51 .Money or ideas ? a field experiment on constraints to entrepreneurship in rural Pakistan
52 .New coincident and leading indicators for the Lebanese economy
53 .Open skies over the Middle East
54 .Parallel systems and human resource management in India's public health services : a view from the front lines
55 .Poverty reduction and shared prosperity in Tajikistan : a diagnostic
56 .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
57 .Radio's impact on preferences for patronage benefits
58 .Regional diversity and inclusive growth in Indian cities
59 .Strengthening Malaria service delivery through supportive supervision and community mobilization in an endemic Indian setting : an evaluation of nested delivery models
60 .The anatomy of failure : an ethnography of a randomized trial to deepen democracy in rural India
61 .The domestic segment of global supply chains in China under state capitalism
62 .The end of seasonality ? new insights from Sub-Saharan Africa
63 .The environmental implications of Russia's accession to the world trade organization
64 .The long-awaited rise of the middle class in Latin America is finally happening
65 .The price of empowerment : experimental evidence on land titling in Tanzania
66 .The trade-reducing effects of restrictions on liner shipping
67 .Trade and cities
68 .Welfare dynamics measurement : two definitions of a vulnerability line and their empirical application
69 .What do we know about preferential trade agreements and temporary trade barriers ?
70 .Who will feed China in the 21st century ? income growth and food demand and supply in China
71 .Why has energy efficiency not scaled-up in the industrial and commercial sectors in Ukraine ? an empirical analysis
72 .World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy
73 .The little data book 2014
74 .World development indicators 2014
75 .A global assessment of human capital mobility: the role of non-OECD destinations
76 .Accelerating poverty reduction in a less poor world : the roles of growth and inequality
77 .Analyzing urban systems : have megacities become too large ?
78 .Are cities the new growth escalator ?
79 .Beyond the income effect : impacts of conditional cash transfer programs on private investments in human capital
80 .CATA meets IMPOV: a unified approach to measuring financial protection in health
81 .Cash transfers and temptation goods : a review of global evidence
82 .Converting land into affordable housing floor space
83 .Directing remittances to education with soft and hard commitments : evidence from a lab-in-the-field experiment and new product take-up among Filipino migrants in Rome
84 .Does access to information empower the poor ? evidence from the Dominican Republic
85 .Economic resilience: definition and measurement
86 .Ecosystems -- burden or bounty ?
87 .Effects of interventions to raise voluntary enrollment in a social health insurance scheme : a cluster randomized trial
88 .Employer voices, employer demands, and implications for public skills development policy
89 .Entrepreneurship, public policy, and cities
90 .Episodes of unemployment reduction in rich, middle-income, and transition economies
91 .Fiscal policy as an instrument of investment and growth
92 .Gender and public goods provision in Tamil Nadu's village governments
93 .Housing and urbanization in Africa : unleashing a formal market process
94 .Housing matters
95 .Income and energy consumption in Mexican households
96 .Informal economy and the World Bank
97 .Infrastructure : doing more with less
98 .International asset allocations and capital flows : the benchmark effect
99 .Mauritania : counting on natural wealth for a sustainable future
100 .Overview -- the urban imperative : toward shared prosperity


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