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1.

Do Budgets Really Matter? Evidence from Public Spending on Education and Health in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1926
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and The World Bank
Downloads 1,857
2.

Who Owns the Media?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1919; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2620
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), World Bank - International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank, South Asia and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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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
Working Paper Series
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 1,462
4.

Preventing and Responding to Gender-Based Violence in Middle and Low-Income Countries: A Global Review and Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3618
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Independent, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Independent
Downloads 1,438
5.

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 1,307
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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 1,166
7.

How Stronger Patent Protection in India Might Affect the Behavior of Transnational Pharmaceutical Industries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2352
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,042
8.

Public Health in India: An Overview

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3787
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 953
9.

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 919
10.

The Health Effects of Air Pollution in Delhi, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1860
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Government of the United States of America, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 905
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India's Public Health System: How Well Does it Function at the National Level?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3447
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 809
12.

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 790
13.

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 735
14.

Environmental Factors and Children's Malnutrition in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3489
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 710
15.

School Meals, Educational Achievement, and School Competition: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3523
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 684
16.

Socioeconomic Inequalities in Child Malnutrition in the Developing World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2434
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank

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17.

The Long-Term Legacy of the Khmer Rouge Period in Cambodia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3446
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 639
18.

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 587
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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, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 586
20.

Does Fiscal Decentralization Improve Health Outcomes? Evidence from a Cross-Country Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2565
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 557
21.

Improving Child Nutrition Outcomes in India: Can the Integrated Child Development Services Program Be More Effective?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3647
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank
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22.

Health Insurance Impacts on Health and Nonmedical Consumption in a Developing Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3563
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 492
23.

Capital Control Liberalization and Stock Market Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1622
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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24.

Does Health Insurance Impede Trade in Health Care Services?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3667
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 436
25.

Sex Workers and the Cost of Safe Sex: The Compensating Differential for Condom Use Among Calcutta Prostitutes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2334
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Delhi - Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India - All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health (AIIH&PH)

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26.

Child Mortality and Public Spending on Health: How Much Does Money Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1864
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 423
27.

Small-Scale Irrigation Dams, Agricultural Production, and Health: Theory and Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3494
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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28.

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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29.

Air Pollution and Mortality: Results from Santiago, Chile

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1453
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) - Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, Universidad de Chile, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 394
30.

Surviving Success: Policy Reform and the Future of Industrial Pollution in China

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 1856
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Jan 1998
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Downloads 381
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Health Shocks in China: Are the Poor and Uninsured Less Protected?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3740
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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32.

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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33.

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
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34.

Genetically Modified Rice Adoption: Implications for Welfare and Poverty Alleviation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3380
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES), World Trade Organization (WTO) and Danish Research Institute of Food Economics (FOI) - Agricultural Policy Division
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Measuring Equity in Health Care Financing: Reflections on (and Alternatives to) the World Health Organization's Fairness of Financing Index

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2550
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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36.

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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37.

Disability, Poverty, and Schooling in Developing Countries: Results from 11 Household Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3794
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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38.

The Effects of Migration on Child Health in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3573
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 May 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Stanford University
Downloads 296
39.

Strategies for Pricing Publicly Provided Health Services

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1762
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 294
40.

Health Policy in Poor Countries: Weak Links in the Chain

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1874
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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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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42.

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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43.

Health Insurance Reform in Four Latin American Countries: Theory and Practice

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2492
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 275
44.

Health Systems in East Asia: What Can Developing Countries Learn From Japan and the Asian Tigers?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3790
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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45.

Evaluating Anti-Poverty Programs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3625
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 26 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University

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46.

Can Insurance Increase Financial Risk? The Curious Case of Health Insurance in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3741
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank

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47.

Micro-Level Estimation of Child Malnutrition Indicators and Its Application in Cambodia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3662
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Singapore Management University - School of Economics
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48.

Strained Mercy: The Quality of Medical Care in Delhi

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3228
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
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Terror as a Bargaining Instrument: A Case Study of Dowry Violence in Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2347
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
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State Policies and Women's Autonomy in China, India, and the Republic of Korea, 1950-2000: Lessons from Contrasting Experiences

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2497
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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