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1.

The International Finance Corporation's MBA Survey: How Developing Country Firms Rate Local Business School Training

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3182
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lahore School of Economics - Department of Economics
Downloads 159
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On Measuring Aggregate "Social Efficiency"

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3166
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
Downloads 117
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Supply-Side School Improvement and the Learning Achievement of the Poorest Children in Indigenous and Rural Schools: The Case of Pare

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3172
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist and World Bank
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On the Use of Transparent Formulae to Allocate Federal Education Transfers

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3171
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist, World Bank and World Bank
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The Long-Run Economic Costs of Aids: Theory and an Application to South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3152
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI), World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 933
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The Political Economy of Public Spending on Education, Inequality, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3162
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
Downloads 760
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Raising the Quality of Secondary Education in East Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3140
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 141
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Evaluating the Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Lessons from Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3119
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America & the Caribbean Region and University of the Americas, Puebla
Downloads 1,188
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Survey Techniques to Measure and Explain Corruption

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3071
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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The World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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10.

International Migration, Remittances, and the Brain Drain: A Study of 24 Labor-Exporting Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3069
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 3,952
11.

Teaching Adults to Read Better and Faster: Results from an Experiment in Burkina Faso

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3057
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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12.

Sending Farmers Back to School: The Impact of Farmer Field Schools in Indonesia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3022
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)

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Downloads 176
13.

Productivity Growth and Product Variety: Gains from Imitation and Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3023
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 140
14.

Social Rights and Economics: Claims to Health Care and Education in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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15.

Vouchers for Basic Education in Developing Countries: A Principal-Agent Perspective

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 276
16.

Off and Running? Technology, Trade, and the Rising Demand for Skilled Workers in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank
Downloads 105
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Vulnerability in Consumption, Education, and Health: Evidence from Moldova During the Russian Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 90
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Technology, Computers, and Wages: Evidence from a Developing Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and World Bank
Downloads 60
19.

Wages and Productivity in Mexican Manufacturing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2964
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist
Downloads 168
20.

School Attendance and Child Labor in Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2939
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist
Downloads 157
21.

Poverty, Aids, and Children's Schooling: A Targeting Dilemma

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2885
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 197
22.

Trends in the Education Sector from 1993-98

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2891
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 152
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The Hidden Costs of Ethnic Conflict: Decomposing Trends in Educational Outcomes of Young Kosovars

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2880
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 62
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School Choice, Student Performance, and Teacher and School Characteristics: The Chilean Case

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2833
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 170
25.

Goals for Development: History, Prospects, and Costs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2819
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 1,231
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Child Nutrition, Child Health, and School Enrollment: A Longitudinal Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1700
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Estimating the Endogenously Determined Intrahousehold Balance of Power and its Impact on Expenditure Pattern: Evidence from Nepal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2814
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 93
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Autonomy, Participation, and Learning in Argentine Schools: Findings and Their Implications for Decentralization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2766
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 180
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Did Social Safety Net Scholarships Reduce Drop-Out Rates During the Indonesian Economic Crisis?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2800
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Downloads 100
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The (Positive) Effect of Macroeconomic Crises on the Schooling and Employment Decisions of Children in a Middle-Income Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2762
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group
Downloads 58
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Children's Work and Schooling: Does Gender Matter? Evidence from the Peru Lsms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2745
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Poverty, Education, and Health in Indonesia: Who Benefits from Public Spending?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2739
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, World Bank and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Downloads 1,501
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Explaining Leakage of Public Funds

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2709
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)

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The Impact of the Indonesian Financial Crisis on Children: Data from 100 Villages Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2799
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Downloads 90
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Education, Earnings, and Inequality in Brazil, 1982-98: Implications for Education Policy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2686
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 215
36.

Evolution of Earnings and Rates of Returns to Education in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2691
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist
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Sources of China's Economic Growth, 1952-1999: Incorporating Human Capital Accumulation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2650
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornell University and World Bank - World Bank Institute (WBI)
Downloads 800
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Human Capital and Growth: The Recovered Role of Education Systems

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2632
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - West Bank and Gaza Resident Mission
Downloads 406
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Public Health and Education Spending in Ghana in 1992-98: Issues of Equity and Efficiency

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2579
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
Downloads 350
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Economic Analysis of World Bank Education Projects and Project Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2564
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 314
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Convexity and Sheepskin Effects in the Human Capital Earnings Function: Recent Evidence for Filipino Men

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2566
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group
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Are Portfolio Flows to Emerging Markets Complementary or Competitive?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1360
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
European Commission, Delegation to India, Bhutan, Nepal, and the Maldives
Downloads 938
43.

Household Schooling Decisions in Rural Pakistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2541
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Tokyo - Faculty of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 561
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Does Decentralization Increase Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Revisiting the Link between Poverty and Child Labor: The Ghanaian Experience

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2488
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region

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Trends in Private Sector Development in World Bank Education Projects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2452
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank

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Downloads 200
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The Distribution of Mexico's Public Spending on Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2404
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist and World Bank
Downloads 270
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Equity and Bond Flows to Asia and Latin America: The Role of Global and Country Factors

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1160
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Lead Economist and World Bank
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Asset Distribution, Inequality, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2375
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
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The Effect of Early Childhood Development Programs on Women's Labor Force Participation and Older Children's Schooling in Kenya

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2376
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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