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1.

Small and Medium Enterprises, Growth, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3178
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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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 1,365
3.

International Migration, Remittances, and Poverty in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3179
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - Accounting & Taxation and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 618
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Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes Y Jefas

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3165
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Downloads 324
5.

Is Inequality in Africa Really Different?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3169
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 310
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Location Decisions and Nongovernmental Organization Motivation: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3176
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 161
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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 118
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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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Robustness of Subjective Welfare Analysis in a Poor Developing Country: Madagascar 2001

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3191
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR)
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10.

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
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11.

Trade Reforms, Market Access and Poverty in Argentina

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3135
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Faculty of Economics
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12.

Poverty in India During the 1990s: A Regional Perspective

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3141
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Evaluating the Impact of Infrastructure Rehabilitation Projects on Household Welfare in Rural Georgia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3155
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Social Proteciton and Jobs Global Practice
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14.

Gender and Poverty: A Life Cycle Approach to the Analysis of the Differences in Gender Outcomes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3153
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 150
15.

Using Survey Data to Assess the Distributional Effects of Trade Policy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3137
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Faculty of Economics
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The Impact of Structural Reforms on Poverty: A Simple Methodology with Extensions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3124
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM)
Downloads 104
17.

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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18.

On the Utility Consistency of Poverty Lines

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3157
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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19.

Who Benefits from Labor Market Regulations? Chile 1960-1998

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3143
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank Group and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

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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 1,190
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Governance of Communicable Disease Control Services: A Case Study and Lessons from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3100
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and Johns Hopkins University - Department of International Health
Downloads 135
22.

Intertemporal Excess Burden, Bequest Motives, and the Budget Deficit

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3086
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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23.

Child Labor, Income Shocks, and Access to Credit

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3075
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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24.

The Gender Impact of Pension Reform: A Cross-Country Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3074
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Consultant, California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Maryland Population Research Center
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25.

Poverty and Economic Growth in Egypt, 1995-2000

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3068
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The American University in Cairo - School of Business and Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Regional, Multilateral, and Unilateral Trade Policies of Mercosur for Growth and Poverty Reduction in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3051
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Trade Analysis and FEARP - Universidade de Sao Paulo

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Long-Run Impacts of China's WTO Accession on Farm-Nonfarm Income Inequality and Rural Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3052
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES) and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
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The Mini-Integrated Macroeconomic Model for Poverty Analysis: A Framework for Analyzing the Unemployment and Poverty Effects of Fiscal and Labor Market Reforms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3067
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences
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Scaling Up Community-Driven Development: Theoretical Underpinnings and Program Design Implications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3039
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 536
30.

The Debate on Globalization, Poverty, and Inequality: Why Measurement Matters

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3038
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
Downloads 416
31.

Who Benefits and How Much? How Gender Affects Welfare Impacts of a Booming Textile Industry

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3029
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management - Gender (PRMGE)
Downloads 277
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Does Micro-Credit Empower Women? Evidence from Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2998
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Brown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 1,866
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Tenure Security and Land-Related Investment: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2991
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Land Sales and Rental Markets in Transition: Evidence from Rural Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University

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Market and Non-Market Transfers of Land in Ethiopia: Implications for Efficiency, Equity, and Non-Farm Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2992
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Addis Ababa University, World Bank and World Bank
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Ways Out of Poverty: Diffusing Best Practices and Creating Capabilities - Perspectives on Policies for Poverty Reduction

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2990
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Downloads 137
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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
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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
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The Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment in a Low Income Country: An Evaluation Using the Difference-in-Differences Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2985
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Jakarta and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Downloads 957
40.

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 794
41.

High Consumption Volatility: The Impact of Natural Disasters?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2962
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Economic Growth, Inequality, and Poverty: Findings from a New Data Set

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2972
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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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 394
44.

Informality Revisited

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2965
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit
Downloads 290
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Strategic Planning for Poverty Reduction in Vietnam: Progress and Challenges for Meeting the Localized Millennium Development Goals

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2961
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Catastrophe Insurance Market in the Caribbean Region: Market Failures and Recommendations for Public Sector Interventions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2963
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Fostering Community-Driven Development: What Role for the State?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2969
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Independent and Independent
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Refining Policy with the Poor: Local Consultations on the Draft Comprehensive Poverty Reduction and Growth Strategy in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2968
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Policy Options for Meeting the Millennium Development Goals in Brazil: Can Micro-Simulations Help?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2975
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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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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