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1.

Temporary Sequestration Credits: An Instrument for Carbon Bears

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3181
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Independent Evaluation Group and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group - PFCplus Research
Downloads 129
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Equitable Provision of Long-Term Public Goods: The Role of Negotiation Mandates

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3180
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group - PFCplus Research and CIRED, International Research Center on Environment & Development, France
Downloads 37
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Public Disclosure of Environmental Violations in the Republic of Korea

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3126
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Hanyang University - Economics, World Bank - Research Department and The World Bank
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Measuring Up: New Directions for Environmental Programs at the World Bank

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3097
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Policy Research Department, World Bank - Environment and Natural Resources Division, World Bank and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 81
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Strategic Approaches to Science and Technology in Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3026
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 460
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Impregnated Nets Cannot Fully Substitute for Ddt: Field Effectiveness of Malaria Prevention in Solomon Islands

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3044
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Ministry of Health and Medical Services - Solomon Islands, World Health Organization, Ministry of Health and Medical Services - Solomon Islands and University of Colorado at Denver - Health Sciences Center
Downloads 75
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The Impact of Urban Spatial Structure on Travel Demand in the United States

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3007
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and World Bank
Downloads 490
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International Climate Regime Beyond 2012: Are Quota Allocation Rules Robust to Uncertainty?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3000
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group - PFCplus Research and World Bank
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9.

The Poverty/Environment Nexus in Cambodia and Lao People's Democratic Republic

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2960
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Downloads 393
10.

Industrial Ownership and Environmental Performance: Evidence from China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2936
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
Downloads 285
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The Determinants of Government Environmental Performance: An Empirical Analysis of Chinese Townships

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2937
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Downloads 197
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Environmental Performance Rating and Disclosure: China's Green-Watch Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2889
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team, World Bank - Policy Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) - Institute of Agricultural Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) - Institute of Agricultural Economics, Nanjing University - School of Business and Nanjing University - School of Business
Downloads 373
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Examining the Feasibility of Livestock Insurance in Mongolia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics and World Bank
Downloads 168
14.

Land Institutions and Land Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2014
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 497
15.

Access to Land in Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2123
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 314
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Making Negotiated Land Reform Work: Initial Experience from Brazil, Colombia, and South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2040
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 196
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Social Exclusion and Land Administration in Orissa, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2124
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 158
18.

The Domestic Benefits of Tropical Forests: A Critical Review Emphasizing Hydrological Functions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1601
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Independent Evaluation Group and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Downloads 176
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Program-Based Pollution Control Management: The Indonesian Prokasih Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1602
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Policy Research Department, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 114
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Tradable Water Rights: A Property Rights Approach to Resolving Water Shortages and Promoting Investment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1627
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The Enterprise Research Institute and World Bank
Downloads 612
21.

Environmental Degradation and the Demand for Children: Searching for the Vicious Circle

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1623
Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 104
22.

The Role of Natural Resources in Fundamental Tax Reform in the Russian Federation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2807
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 276
23.

Dirty Exports and Environmental Regulation: Do Standards Matter to Trade?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2806
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - World Bank Institute (WBI)
Downloads 225
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To Spray or Not to Spray? Pesticides, Banana Exports, and Food Safety

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2805
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 179
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Incomplete Enforcement of Pollution Regulation: Bargaining Power of Chinese Factories

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2756
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team, University of the West Indies (Bridgetown), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 128
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Geographic Patterns of Land Use and Land Intensity in the Brazilian Amazon

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2687
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Independent Evaluation Group and World Bank
Downloads 246
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Optimal Use of Carbon Sequestration in a Global Climate Change Strategy: Is There a Wooden Bridge to a Clean Energy Future?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2635
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group - PFCplus Research and World Bank, Independent Evaluation Group
Downloads 136
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Structural Adjustment and Forest Resources: The Impact of World Bank Operations

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2584
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Downloads 120
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How the Location of Roads and Protected Areas Affects Deforestation in North Thailand

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2583
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1809T)
Downloads 68
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Policy Reform, Economic Growth, and the Digital Divide:An Econometric Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2567
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Policy Research Department, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 308
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From Users to Custodians: Changing Relations between People and the State in Forest Management in Tanzania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2569
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank
Downloads 195
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Racing to the Bottom? Foreign Investment and Air Pollution in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2524
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Policy Research Department
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Sustaining Economic Welfare: Estimating Changes in Per Capita Wealth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2498
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 182
34.

Reducing Regulatory Barriers to Private - Sector Participation in Latin America's Water and Sanitation Services

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1322
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Public Expenditures and Environmental Protection: When is the Cost of Funds Irrelevant?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2507
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 113
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Pricing Irrigation Water: A Literature Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2449
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 1,014
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Evaluating Carbon Offsets from Forestry and Energy Projects: How Do They Compare?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2357
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Independent Evaluation Group
Downloads 604
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Environmental Policy and Time Consistency: Emissions Taxes and Emissions Trading

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2351
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Victoria - Department of Economics and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 257
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The Lucky Few Amidst Economic Decline: Distributional Change in Cote D'Ivoire as Seen Through Panel Data Sets, 1985-88

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1113
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 105
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Pollution Charges, Community Pressure, and Abatement Cost of Industrial Pollution in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2337
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team
Downloads 191
41.

Externalities and Production Efficiency

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2319
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 146
42.

Valuing Water for Chinese Industries: A Marginal Productivity Assessment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2236
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team
Downloads 181
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Opportunities for Improving Environmental Compliance in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2245
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 112
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Incentives for Pollution Control: Regulation and Public Disclosure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2291
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, HEC Montreal - Institute of Applied Economics and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 184
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Industrial Environmental Performance in China: The Impact of Inspections

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2285
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Research Department, University of the West Indies (Bridgetown) and World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team
Downloads 182
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Willingness to Pay for Air Quality Improvements in Sofia, Bulgaria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2280
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Downloads 124
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How Access to Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Connections Affects Child Mortality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2274
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Regionalism in Standards: Good or Bad for Trade?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3458
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
George Washington University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Will the Kyoto Protocol Affect Growth in Russia?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3454
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group - PFCplus Research and World Bank - Research Department
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Is Environmentally-Friendly Agriculture Less Profitable for Farmers? Evidence on Integrated Pest Management in Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3417
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank and World Bank - Policy Research Department
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