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1 .Who escaped poverty and who was left behind ? a non-parametric approach to explore welfare dynamics using cross-sections
2 .Revisiting the national innovation system in developing countries
3 .Product and factor market distortions : the case of the manufacturing sector in Morocco
4 .The socioeconomics of fish consumption and child health in Bangladesh
5 .Fiscal incidence in Belarus : a commitment to equity analysis
6 .Technological change and the labor market in Argentina and Uruguay : a task content analysis
7 .Economic growth in guinea and how to accelerate it
8 .Demand and supply curves in political markets : understanding the problem of public goods and why governments fail them
9 .Municipal pooled financing of infrastructure in the United States : experience and lessons
10 .Firm-level decomposition of energy consumption in Turkish manufacturing industry
11 .Information disclosure and demand elasticity of financial products : evidence from a multi-country study
12 .Oil discovery and macroeconomic management : the recent Ghanaian experience
13 .An evaluation of border management reforms in a technical agency
14 .Measuring the effectiveness of service delivery : delivery of government provided goods and services in India
15 .Trade creation and trade diversion in deep agreements
16 .Making it easier to apply for a bank account: a study of the Indian market
17 .How does port efficiency affect maritime transport costs and trade ? evidence from Indian and western Pacific Ocean countries
18 .The distributional impact of taxes and social spending in Croatia
19 .Unequal laws and the disempowerment of women in the labor market : evidence from firm-level data
20 .Output- and performance-based road contracts and agricultural production : evidence from Zambia
21 .Assessing effects of large-scale land transfers: challenges and opportunities in Malawi's estate sector
22 .Regulatory constraints to agricultural productivity
23 .Which emerging markets and developing economies face corporate balance sheet vulnerabilities ? : a novel monitoring framework
24 .Flies without borders : lessons from Chennai on improving India's municipal public health services
25 .Export quality in advanced and developing economies : evidence from a new data set
26 .Short-term impact of Brexit on the United Kingdom's export of goods
27 .Financial globalization : a glass half empty ?
28 .Why secondary towns can be important for poverty reduction -- a migrant's perspective
29 .Could the debate be over ? errors in farmer-reported production and their implications for the inverse scale-productivity relationship in Uganda
30 .Optimal targeting under budget constraints in a humanitarian context
31 .Preferential trade agreements and global value chains : theory, evidence, and open questions
32 .Shelter from the storm ? household-level impacts of, and responses to, the 2015 floods in Malawi
33 .Natural disaster damage indices based on remotely sensed data: an application to Indonesia
34 .The impact of digital technologies on routine tasks : do labor policies matter?
35 .Moving out and up : panel data evidence on migration and poverty in Uganda
36 .A bit far ? geography, international economic agreements, and foreign direct investment : evidence from emerging markets
37 .When is the government transfer multiplier large ?
38 .Investigating the transmission channels behind Dutch disease effects: lessons from Mongolia using a CGE model
39 .Child schooling and child work in the presence of a partial education subsidy
40 .Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment
41 .Labor market discrimination and sorting : evidence from South Africa
42 .The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia
43 .Politics, public works and poverty : evidence from the Bangladesh employment generation programme for the poorest
44 .Delivering education to the underserved through a public-private partnership program in Pakistan
45 .Will elders provide for their grandchildren ?: unconditional cash transfers and educational expenditures in Bolivia
46 .Longevity and lifetime education : global evidence from 919 surveys
47 .Modal choice between rail and road transportation : evidence from Tanzania
48 .Rail transport and firm productivity : evidence from Tanzania
49 .Does arsenic-contaminated drinking water limit early childhood development in Bangladesh ?
50 .Welfare-consistent global poverty measures
51 .Revisiting the effect of food aid on conflict : a methodological caution
52 .The impact of strengthening agricultural extension services : evidence from Ethiopia
53 .The nature of trade and growth linkages
54 .Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique
55 .Buses, houses or cash ? socio-economic, spatial and environmental consequences of reforming public transport subsidies in Buenos Aires
56 .Assessing forecast uncertainty: an information Bayesian approach
57 .The poverty implications of alternative tax reforms: results from a numerical application to Pakistan
58 .Peer effects in the demand for property rights : experimental evidence from urban Tanzania
59 .Looking into the performance-based financing black box: evidence from an impact evaluation in the health sector in Cameroon
60 .Does financial education impact financial literacy and financial behavior, and if so, when ?
61 .Online exports and the wage gap
62 .Understanding the interactions between emissions trading systems and renewable energy standards using a multi-regional CGE model of China
63 .Reducing traffic congestion in Beirut : an empirical analysis of selected policy options
64 .A cross-country database of fiscal space
65 .Through the looking glass: can classroom observation and coaching improve teacher performance in Brazil ?
66 .Can business input improve the effectiveness of worker training? evidence from Brazil's Pronatec-MDIC
67 .Surveys, big data, and experiments : how can we best learn about LGBTI development outcomes ?
68 .Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria
69 .Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt
70 .A proximity-based approach to labor mobility in CGE models with an application to Sub-Saharan Africa
71 .Poverty-specific purchasing power parities in Africa
72 .Regulating water and sanitation network services accounting for institutional and informational constraints
73 .Measuring women's agency
74 .Measuring time use in development settings
75 .Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets
76 .Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence
77 .Arm's-length trade : a source of post-crisis trade weakness
78 .Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment
79 .Predicting school dropout with administrative data: new evidence from Guatemala and Honduras
80 .Can job training decrease women?s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria
81 .Evidence for a presource curse ? oil discoveries, elevated expectations, and growth disappointments
82 .Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect
83 .Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys
84 .Taxation without representation ? experimental evidence from Ghana and Uganda on citizen action toward taxes, oil, and aid
85 .Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification
86 .Land productivity and plot size : is measurement error driving the inverse relationship ?
87 .Global inequality in a more educated world
88 .Assessing the global economic and poverty effects of antimicrobial resistance
89 .Trains, trade and transaction costs : how does domestic trade by rail affect market prices of Malawi agricultural commodities ?
90 .Whose power gets cut ? using high-frequency satellite images to measure power supply irregularity
91 .The impact of electricity shortages on firm productivity : evidence from Pakistan
92 .The nexus of energy supply and human health
93 .Exchange rate and inflation dynamics in Zambia
94 .Farm size and productivity : a "direct-inverse-direct" relationship
95 .Services trade and global value chains
96 .Willing but unable ? short-term experimental evidence on parent empowerment and school quality
97 .Understanding the impact of windstorms on economic activity from night lights in Central America
98 .Approximating income distribution dynamics using aggregate data
99 .Tax administration practices and firms? perceptions of corruption : evidence from Europe and Central Asia
100 ."Create" or "buy" : internal vs. external sources of innovation and firm productivity


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