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1.

Democracy, Public Expenditures, and the Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3164
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank and World Bank
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Donor Fragmentation and Bureaucratic Quality in Aid Recipients

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3186
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and University College London
Downloads 238
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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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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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Individual Attitudes Toward Corruption: Do Social Effects Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3122
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 797
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Production and Cost Functions and Their Application to the Port Sector: A Literature Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3123
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Universidad de Chile and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 233
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A Multioutput Cost Function for Port Terminals: Some Guidelines for Regulation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3151
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Universidad de Chile and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 149
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Social Sector Expenditures and Rainy-Day Funds

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3131
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Governance of Public Pension Funds: Lessons from Corporate Governance and International Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3110
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 365
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Can Fiscal Rules Help Reduce Macroeconomic Volatility in the Latin America and Caribbean Region?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3080
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 324
11.

Do More Transparent Governments Govern Better?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3077
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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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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13.

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 212
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Does a Country Need a Promotion Agency to Attract Foreign Direct Investment? A Small Analytical Model Applied to 58 Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3028
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Foreign Investment Advisory Service (FIAS)
Downloads 634
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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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An Introduction to Financial and Economic Modeling for Utility Regulators

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3001
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) - Training center Economicos of the Regulation, World Bank and Universidad Nacional de Córdoba y Macroenergía S.A.
Downloads 380
17.

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
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18.

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
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Information-Based Instruments for Improved Urban Management

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 177
20.

Partisan Politics and Intergovernmental Transfers in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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21.

From Knowledge to Wealth: Transforming Russian Science and Technology for a Modern Knowlege Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2974
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
Downloads 152
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Wage Differentials and State-Private Sector Employment Choice in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2959
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and CapAnalysis
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Recurrent Expenditure Requirements of Capital Projects: Estimation for Budget Purposes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2938
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and Colby College
Downloads 263
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The Political Economy of Fiscal Policy and Economic Management in Oil-Exporting Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2899
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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The Impact of Cash Budgets on Poverty Reduction in Zambia: A Case Study of the Conflict between Well-Intentioned Macroeconomic Policy and Service Delivery to the Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2914
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
delete, World Bank and World Bank
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26.

Federal Politics and Budget Deficits: Evidence from the States of India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2915
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Sector Organization, Governance, and the Inefficiency of African Water Utilities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2890
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Montreal - Department of Economics
Downloads 711
28.

Agricultural Land Reform in Postwar Japan: Experiences and Issues

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2111
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Seikei University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 368
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Stabilizing Intergovernmental Transfers in Latin America: A Complement to National/Subnational Fiscal Rules?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2869
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
Downloads 99
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Public Spending and Outcomes: Does Governance Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2840
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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31.

A Decade of Fiscal Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2835
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and The World Bank
Downloads 129
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Pooling, Savings, and Prevention Mitigating the Risk of Old Age Poverty in Chile

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2849
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
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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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Are Public Sector Workers Underpaid? Appropriate Comparators in a Developing Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2747
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and World Bank
Downloads 187
35.

Fiscal Adjustment and Contingent Government Liabilities: Case Studies of the Czech Republic and Macedonia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2177
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 150
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Bridging the Economic Divide within Nations: A Scorecard on the Performance of Regional Development Policies in Reducing Regional Income Disparities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology and World Bank
Downloads 479
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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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38.

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
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39.

Road Infrastructure Concession Practice in Europe

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2675
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Independent
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Helping People Help Themselves: Toward a Theory of Autonomy-Compatible Help

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2693
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside
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41.

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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Public Policy Toward Non-Governmental Organizations in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2639
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Technical Efficiency Gains from Port Reform: The Potential for Yardstick Competition in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2637
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 193
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Does Indonesia Have a "Low-Pay" Civil Service?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2621
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Wellesley College - Department of Economics
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State Ownership and Labor Redundancy: Estimates Based on Enterprise-Level Data from Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2599
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
SECO, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, Switzerland and World Bank
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Fiscal Federalism in Bosnia-Herzegovina: The Dayton Challenge

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1714
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 103
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Decentralization and Accountability: Are Voters More Vigilant in Local than in National Elections?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2557
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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The Gender Implications of Public Sector Downsizing: The Reform Program of Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2573
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank

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The Design of Incentives for Health Care Providers in Developing Countries: Contracts, Competition, and Cost Control

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2547
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and World Bank
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When Do Special Interests Run Rampant? Disentangling the Role of Elections, Incomplete Information and Checks and Balances in Banking Crises

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2543
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank
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