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1.

Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: The Role of Infrastructure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3163
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 1,366
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To Serve the Community or Oneself: The Public Servant's Dilemma

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3187
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham, World Bank and University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
Downloads 186
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Health Care on the Frontlines: Survey Evidence on Public and Private Providers in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) 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
Working Paper Series
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 937
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Economic Analysis of Health Care Utilization and Perceived Illness: Ethnicity and Other Factors

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3125
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 97
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Child Growth, Shocks, and Food Aid in Rural Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3128
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Africa Region, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and 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
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Working for God? Evaluating Service Delivery of Religious Not-for-Profit Health Care Providers in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3058
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)

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Ghost Doctors: Absenteeism in Bangladeshi Health Facilities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3065
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 215
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The Potential Demand for and Strategic Use of an Hiv-1 Vaccine in Southern India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3066
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Independent, Independent and University of Toronto - St. Michael's Hospital
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Traffic Fatalities and Economic Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3035
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 659
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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
13.

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
Downloads 371
14.

Decentralization and Public Services: The Case of Immunization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2989
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 253
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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
Working Paper Series
World Bank and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 90
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Malnutrition and Poverty in Guatemala

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2967
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 967
17.

Health and Poverty in Guatemala

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2966
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank
Downloads 796
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Short But Not Sweet: New Evidence on Short Duration Morbidities from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2971
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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The Strategic Use and Potential Demand for an HIV Vaccine in Southern Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2977
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of KwaZulu-Natal - Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division (HEARD) and Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA)

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The Epidemiological Impact of an HIV Vaccine on the Hiv/Aids Epidemic in Southern India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2978
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Leiden University and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Public Health
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Health Facility Surveys: An Introduction

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2953
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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The Effects of a Fee-Waiver Program on Health Care Utilization Among the Poor: Evidence from Armenia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2952
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and World Bank
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The Potential Demand for an Hiv/Aids Vaccine in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2940
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Medical School, Universidade de São Paulo, Universidade de São Paulo, Catholic University of Brazil (UCB), Catholic University of Brazil (UCB) and Universidade de São Paulo
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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)
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The Risks and Macroeconomic Impact of Hiv/Aids in the Middle East and North Africa: Why Waiting to Intervene Can Be Costly

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2874
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Auburn University and World Bank
Downloads 130
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Private Interhousehold Transfers in Vietnam in the Early and Late 1990s

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2853
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Economics
Downloads 54
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Health Outcomes in Poor Countries and Policy Options: Empirical Findings from Demographic and Health Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2831
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 209
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Poverty and Survival Prospects of Vietnamese Children Under Doi Moi

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2832
Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank

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Economic Analysis for Health Projects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1611
Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 212
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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 1,234
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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
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 611
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The Epidemiological Impact of an Hiv/Aids Vaccine in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2811
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The Futures Group International, Imperial College, University of Illinois and Futures Institute
Downloads 80
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Inequality Aversion, Health Inequalities, and Health Achievement

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2765
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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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), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, World Bank and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Downloads 1,509
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Hospital Governance and Incentive Design: The Case of Corporatized Public Hospitals in Lebanon

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2727
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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On Decomposing the Causes of Health Sector Inequalities with an Application to Malnutrition Inequalities in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2714
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Erasmus School of Economics and World Bank

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Agricultural Markets in Benin and Malawi: The Operation and Performance of Traders

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2734
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 126
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The Investment Climate and the Firm : Firm-Level Evidence from China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3003
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and University of London - Center for Longitudinal Studies
Downloads 91
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Inequalities in Health in Developing Countries: Swimming Against the Tide?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2795
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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The WTO Agreement and Telecommunications Policy Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2601
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 152
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Downloads 91
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Fever and its Treatment Among the More and Less Poor in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2798
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Comparative Life Expectancy in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2668
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 104
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Methodologies to Measure the Gender Dimensions of Crime and Violence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2648
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Does Piped Water Reduce Diarrhea for Children in Rural India?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2664
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Indian Statistical Institute and Georgetown University

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The Impact of the Aids Epidemic on the Health of the Elderly in Tanzania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2649
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Do School Facilities Matter?: The Case of the Peruvian Social Fund (Foncodes)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2229
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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With the Help of One's Neighbors: Externalities in the Production of Nutrition in Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2627
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Faculty of Education
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The Economical Control of Infectious Diseases

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2607
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Johns Hopkins University - Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

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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
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