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Incl. Electronic Paper Does Local Financial Development Matter for Firm Lifecycle in India?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7008
Meghana Ayyagari , Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Vojislav Maksimovic
George Washington University - School of Business , World Bank - Financial and Private Sector Development and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Date Posted: August 21, 2014
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Incl. Electronic Paper Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Food Price Changes on Poverty
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7011
Maros Ivanic and Will Martin
World Bank and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Date Posted: August 21, 2014
Working Paper Series
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Incl. Electronic Paper Grain Price Spikes and Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Policy Responses: A Global Economywide Analysis
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7007
Hans Grinsted Jensen and Kym Anderson
University of Copenhagen and University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES)
Date Posted: August 20, 2014
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Incl. Electronic Paper Poverty Impacts of the Volume-Based Special Safeguard Mechanism
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7006
Maros Ivanic and Will Martin
World Bank and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Date Posted: August 20, 2014
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Incl. Electronic Paper Small Business Tax Policy, Informality, and Tax Evasion -- Evidence from Georgia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7010
Miriam Bruhn and Jan Loeprick
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Date Posted: August 20, 2014
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3 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Effect of Climate and Technological Uncertainty in Crop Yields on the Optimal Path of Global Land Use
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7009
Yongyang Cai , Jevgenijs Steinbuks , Joshua Elliott and Thomas W. Hertel
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace , World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) , University of Chicago and Purdue University - Center for Global Trade Analysis
Date Posted: August 20, 2014
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1 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Export Promotion Agencies Promote New Exporters?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7004
Marcio Cruz
Federal University of Parana (UFPR) - Departamento de Economia
Date Posted: August 19, 2014
Working Paper Series
15 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Use of Imported Inputs and the Cost of Importing: Evidence from Developing Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7005
Asif Islam and Mohammad Amin
University of Maryland, College Park and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: August 19, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Food Prices, Road Infrastructure, and Market Integration in Central and Eastern Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7003
Paul Brenton , Alberto Portugal-Perez and Julie Regolo
World Bank , World Bank and University of Geneva - Department of Economics
Date Posted: August 14, 2014
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13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Eradicating Poverty in Fragile States: Prospects of Reaching The 'High-Hanging' Fruit by 2030
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7002
Alison Burt , Barry Hughes and Gary Milante
University of Denver - Josef Korbel School of International Studies , Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Date Posted: August 13, 2014
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11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Predicting World Bank Project Outcome Ratings
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7001
Patricia Geli , Aart Kraay and Hoveida Nobakht
World Bank , World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Date Posted: August 13, 2014
Working Paper Series
62 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Seeing is Believing? Evidence from an Extension Network Experiment
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7000
Florence Kondylis , Valerie Mueller and Siyao Jessica Zhu
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) , International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: August 13, 2014
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4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Export Performance and Geography in Croatia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6999
Erhan Artuc , Mariana Iootty and Ana Florina Pirlea
World Bank , World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: August 09, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Aid is Good for the Poor
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6998
Yumeka Hirano and Shigeru Otsubo
World Bank and Nagoya University
Date Posted: August 06, 2014
Working Paper Series
53 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Drivers of Non-Revenue Water: How Effective are Non-Revenue Water Reduction Programs?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6997
Caroline van den Berg
World Bank - Energy and Water Department
Date Posted: August 06, 2014
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8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Egypt: Inequality of Opportunity in Education
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6996
Lire Ersado and Jeremie Gignoux
World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: August 05, 2014
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10 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Budget Rules and Resource Booms: A Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Analysis
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6984
Shantayanan Devarajan , Yazid Dissou , Delfin S. Go and Sherman Robinson
World Bank Africa Region , University of Ottawa - Department of Economics , Development Prospects Group, The World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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15 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Can Tax Simplification Help Lower Tax Corruption?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6988
Rajul Awasthi and Nihal Bayraktar
World Bank - Tax Policy and Revenue Administration and Pennsylvania State University - School of Business Administration
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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56 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Capital Will Not Become More Expensive as the World Ages
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6989
Maurizio Bussolo , Jamus Jerome Lim , Maryla Maliszewska and Hans Timmer
World Bank - Development Prospects Group , World Bank , World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Damming the Commons: An Empirical Analysis of International Cooperation and Conflict in Dam Location
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6992
Sheila M. Olmstead and Hilary Sigman
Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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Incl. Electronic Paper Demystifying Dutch Disease
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6981
Naoko C. Kojo
The World Bank
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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37 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Fiscal Multipliers in Recessions and Expansions: Does it Matter Whether Government Spending is Increasing or Decreasing?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6993
Daniel Riera-Crichton , Carlos A. Vegh and Guillermo Vuletin
Bates College , University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Brookings Institution
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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36 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How to Assess Agricultural Water Productivity? Looking for Water in the Agricultural Productivity and Efficiency Literature
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6982
Susanne M. Scheierling , David O. Treguer , James F. Booker and Elisabeth Decker
World Bank , World Bank , Siena College and Consultant
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
16 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How Useful is Inequality of Opportunity as a Policy Construct?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6980
Ravi Kanbur
Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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26 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Integrating Border Regions: Connectivity and Competitiveness in South Asia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6987
Massimiliano Calì , Thomas Farole , Charles Kunaka and Swarnim Wagle
Overseas Development Institute (ODI) , World Bank , World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper International Remittances and Financial Inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6991
Gemechu Ayana Aga and Maria Soledad Martinez Peria
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
20 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Mobile Phone Coverage and Producer Markets: Evidence from West Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6986
Jenny C. Aker and Marcel Fafchamps
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Oxford University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Optimal Transition from Coal to Gas and Renewable Power Under Capacity Constraints and Adjustment Costs
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6985
Oskar Lecuyer and Adrien Vogt-Schilb
CIRED and CIRED, Centre international de recherche sur l’environnement et le développement
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
9 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Public and Private Investments in Innovation Capabilities: Structural Transformation in the Chilean Wine Industry
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6983
Mark A. Dutz , Stephen D. O'Connell and Javier L. Troncoso
World Bank , CUNY The Graduate Center - Department of Economics and Universidad de Talca
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Strategic Information Revelation and Capital Allocation
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6995
Alvaro Pedraza Morales
World Bank
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Strategic Interactions and Portfolio Choice in Money Management: Evidence from Colombian Pension Funds
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6994
Alvaro Pedraza Morales
World Bank
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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2 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Stylized Facts on Productivity Growth: Evidence from Firm-Level Data in Croatia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6990
Mariana Iootty , Paulo Guilherme Correa , Bruno Skrinjaric and Sonja Radas
World Bank , World Bank , Institute of Economics, Zagreb and Institute of Economics, Zagreb
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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24 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Trade Flows and Trade Disputes
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6979
Chad P. Bown and Kara M. Reynolds
World Bank and American University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: August 01, 2014
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11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Evolving Wage Cyclicality in Latin America
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6978
Julian Messina
World Bank
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
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4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Managing Quantity, Quality, and Timing in Indian Cane Sugar Production: Ex Post Marketing Permits or Ex Ante Production Contracts?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6975
Sandhyarani Patlolla , Rachael E. Goodhue and Richard J. Sexton
San Francisco State University , University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
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8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Dynamics of Centralized Procurement Reform in a Decentralized State: Evidence and Lessons from Indonesia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6977
Audrey Sacks , Erman Rahman , Joel Turkewitz , Michael Buehler and Imad Saleh
World Bank , The Asia Foundation , World Bank , University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
18 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Why Firms Avoid Cutting Wages: Survey Evidence from European Firms
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6976
Philip Du Caju , Theodora Kosma , Martina Lawless , Julian Messina and Tairi Rõõm
National Bank of Belgium , Bank of Greece , Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland - Economic Analysis and Research Department , World Bank and Bank of Estonia
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
21 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Can Service Be a Growth Escalator in Low-Income Countries?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6971
Ejaz Ghani and Stephen D. O'Connell
World Bank and CUNY The Graduate Center - Department of Economics
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
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20 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper CGE Models for the Analysis of Trade Policy in Developing Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3
Jaime de Melo
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
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3 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How Regional Integration and Transnational Energy Networks Have Boosted FDI in Turkey (and May Cease to Do so): A Case Study: How Geo-Political Alliances and Regional Networks Matter
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6970
Miguel Eduardo Sanchez , Gonzalo Escribano Frances and Rafael de Arce Borda Sr.
World Bank , Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED) and Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Inflation and Indivisible Investment in Developing Economies
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6972
Maya Eden and Ha Nguyen
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
10 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Learning Dynamics and Support for Economic Reforms: Why Good News Can Be Bad
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6973
Sweder van Wijnbergen and Tim Willems
Universiteit van Amsterdam and University of Oxford - Nuffield College
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
23 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Return of 'Patrimonial Capitalism': Review of Thomas Piketty's Capital in the 21st Century
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6974
Branko Milanovic
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: July 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
92 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Evidence of Development Impact from Institutional Change: A Review of the Evidence on Open Budgeting
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6968
Cristina Ling and Dawn K. Roberts
World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: July 22, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Predicting Bank Insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6969
Pietro Calice
World Bank
Date Posted: July 22, 2014
Working Paper Series
20 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Ponzis: The Science and Mystique of a Class of Financial Frauds
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6967
Kaushik Basu
Cornell University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: July 16, 2014
Working Paper Series
77 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Hybrid Survey to Improve the Reliability of Poverty Statistics in a Cost-Effective Manner
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6909
Faizuddin Ahmed , Cheku Dorji , Shinya Takamatsu and N. Yoshida
World Bank , National Statistics Bureau , World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: July 03, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Measuring the Effect of Internet Adoption on Paper Consumption
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6965
Luis Andres , Alejandro Zentner and Joaquin Zentner
World Bank , University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina
Date Posted: July 03, 2014
Working Paper Series
24 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Services, Inequality, and the Dutch Disease
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6966
Bill Battaile , Richard Chisik and Harun Onder
World Bank , Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Economics and World Bank
Date Posted: July 03, 2014
Working Paper Series
24 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Brasilia Experiment: Road Access and the Spatial Pattern of Long-Term Local Development in Brazil
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6964
Julia Bird and Stéphane Straub
World Bank and University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
Date Posted: July 03, 2014
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21 downloads


 

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