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1 .How does the sensitivity of consumption to income vary over time? international evidence
2 .Particulate matter and labor supply : the role of caregiving and non-linearities
3 .Does e-government improve government capacity ? evidence from tax administration and public procurement
4 .Jobs in the city : explaining urban spatial structure in Kampala
5 .Effects of fiscal policy shocks in an open economy : evidence from Canada
6 .Markets and manipulation : time for a paradigm shift ?
7 .The role of training programs for youth employment in Nepal : impact evaluation report on the employment fund
8 .Prices for poverty analysis in Africa
9 .Public school teacher management in Sri Lanka: issues and options
10 .The role of regulation on entry : evidence from the Italian provinces
11 .The GATT's starting point : tariff levels circa 1947
12 .Reducing crime and violence : experimental evidence on adult noncognitive investments in Liberia
13 .Identifying gazelles : expert panels vs. surveys as a means to identify firms with rapid growth potential
14 .Decomposing response errors in food consumption measurement : implications for survey design from a survey experiment in Tanzania
15 .What type of finance matters for growth ? Bayesian model averaging evidence
16 .Assessing the impacts of Mais Educacao on educational outcomes : evidence between 2007 and 2011
17 .Going beyond the first child : analysis of Russian mothers' desired and actual fertility Patterns
18 .The cost of fear : the welfare effect of the risk of violence in northern Uganda
19 .Is living in African cities expensive ?
20 .Organizing knowledge to compete : impacts of capacity building programs on firm organization
21 .Managing sudden stops
22 .Competition makes IT better : evidence on when firms use it more effectively
23 .Economic structural change as an option for mitigating the impacts of climate change
24 .Opportunity versus necessity : understanding the heterogeneity of female micro-entrepreneurs
25 .Disaster risk management and fiscal policy : narratives, tools, and evidence associated with assessing fiscal risk and building resilience
26 .Capturing the co-benefits of disaster risk management on the private sector side
27 .Co-benefits of disaster risk management
28 .Higher losses and slower development in the absence of disaster risk management investments
29 .Investing in disaster risk management in an uncertain climate
30 .Unraveling a secret : Vietnam's outstanding performance on the PISA test
31 .ICT use, competitive pressures and firm performance in Mexico
32 .Global migration revisited : short-term pains, long-term gains, and the potential of south-south migration
33 .Long-term impacts of an unanticipated risk event : the 2007/08 food price crisis and child growth in Indonesia
34 .Looking back on two decades of poverty and well-being in India
35 .Formalisation des droits fonciers dans les zones rurales d'Afrique de l'Ouest : R�sultats initiaux d'une �tude exp�rimentale au B�nin
36 .The use of detailed statistical data in customs reform : the case of Madagascar
37 .School grants and education quality : experimental evidence from Senegal
38 .Identifying the economic potential of Indian districts
39 .Absent laws and missing women: can domestic violence legislation reduce female mortality ?
40 .Measuring poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean : methodological considerations when estimating an empirical regional poverty line
41 .The empirical landscape of trade policy
42 .Inventor diasporas and the internationalization of technology
43 .Impact of European Union membership on agriculture and rural development in newly acceded member states - drawing lessons for Serbia : policy note
44 .Impacts of sovereign rating on sub-sovereign bond ratings in emerging and developing economies
45 .Second-stage sampling for conflict areas : methods and implications
46 .MENA export performance and specialization -- the role of financial sector development and governance
47 .The labor content of exports database
48 .Deal or no deal : strictly business for China in Kenya ?
49 .When do gender wage differences emerge ? a study of Azerbaijan's labor market
50 .Is random forest a superior methodology for predicting poverty ? an empirical assessment
51 .Robustness of shared prosperity estimates : how different methodological choices matter
52 .Providing policy makers with timely advice : the timeliness-rigor trade-off
53 .Strengthening national hydrometeorological services through cascading forecasting : investing for sustainability and impact across global, regional, and national centers
54 .When measure matters: coresidency, truncation bias, and intergenerational mobility in developing countries
55 .Can wage subsidies boost employment in the wake of an economic crisis ? evidence from Mexico
56 .Estimating international poverty lines from comparable national thresholds
57 .Revisiting the impact of the Brazilian SIMPLES program on firms' formalization rates
58 .Access to finance and job growth : firm-level evidence across developing countries
59 .Unemployment and mortality : evidence from the great recession
60 .Survival of the fittest ? using network methods to assess the diffusion of project design concepts
61 .Why did poverty decline in India ? a nonparametric decomposition exercise
62 .Taxation, information, and withholding : evidence from Costa Rica
63 .Effect of lengthening the school day on mother's labor supply
64 .The week
65 .Land measurement bias and its empirical implications : evidence from a validation exercise
66 .Mangroves as protection from storm surges in a changing climate
67 .Welfare dynamics with synthetic panels : the case of the Arab world in transition
68 .Assessment of net mitigation in the context of international greenhouse gas emissions control mechanisms
69 .Impact of climate change and aquatic salinization on fish habitats and poor communities in southwest coastal Bangladesh and Bangladesh Sundarbans
70 .Can electronic tax invoicing improve tax compliance ? a case study of the Republic of Korea's electronic tax invoicing for value-added tax
71 .Learning or leaning : persistent and transitory growth spillovers from FDI
72 .Globalization of labor markets and the growth prospects of nations
73 .What explains agricultural price movements ?
74 .Does paternity leave matter for female employment in developing economies ? evidence from firm data
75 .Vietnam's labor market institutions, regulations, and interventions : helping people grasp work opportunities in a risky world
76 .The revival of the "cash versus food" debate : new evidence for an old quandary ?
77 .The price is not always right : on the impacts of commodity prices on households (and countries)
78 .Employer voices, employer demands, and implications for public skills development policy connecting the labor and education sectors
79 .Small area estimation of child malnutrition in Ethiopian woredas
80 .The economic effects of counterfeiting and piracy : a review and implications for developing countries
81 .Measuring violent conflict in micro-level surveys : current practices and methodological challenges
82 .Public works as a productive safety net in a post-conflict setting : evidence from a randomized evaluation in Sierra Leone
83 .The fiscal cost of weak governance : evidence from teacher absence in India
84 .Illicit activity and money laundering from an economic growth perspective : a model and an application to Colombia
85 .The political economy of bank lending : evidence from an emerging market
86 .Large farm establishment, smallholder productivity, labor market participation, and resilience : evidence from Ethiopia
87 .The political economy of direct dividend transfers in resource-rich countries : a theoretical consideration
88 .Access to pre-primary education and progression in primary School : evidence from rural Guatemala
89 .Preschool education in Brazil : does public supply crowd out private enrollment ?
90 .Resource rents, coercion, and local development : evidence from post-apartheid South Africa
91 .Egypt : guiding reform of energy subsidies long-term
92 .Building a competitive city through innovation and global knowledge : the case of Sino-Singapore Suzhou industrial park
93 .Capital flows and central banking : the Indian experience
94 .Growth, urbanization, and poverty reduction in India
95 .Losing the gains of the past : the welfare and distributional impacts of the twin crises in Iraq 2014
96 .Prices and welfare
97 .Drought and retribution : evidence from a large-scale rainfall-indexed insurance program in Mexico
98 .Market integration and poverty : evidence from South Sudan
99 .Does child sponsorship pay off in adulthood ? an international study of impacts on income and wealth
100 .Sifting through the Data : labor markets in Haiti through a turbulent decade (2001-2012)


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