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1.

Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes Y Jefas

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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The Use of "Asset Swaps" by Institutional Investors in South Africa

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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To Serve the Community or Oneself: The Public Servant's Dilemma

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Nottingham, World Bank and University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
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Location Decisions and Nongovernmental Organization Motivation: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
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The International Finance Corporation's MBA Survey: How Developing Country Firms Rate Local Business School Training

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Lahore School of Economics - Department of Economics
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On Measuring Aggregate "Social Efficiency"

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Georgetown University
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On the Use of Transparent Formulae to Allocate Federal Education Transfers

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Lead Economist, World Bank and World Bank
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Individual Attitudes Toward Corruption: Do Social Effects Matter?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
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Evaluating the Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Lessons from Latin America

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Latin America & the Caribbean Region and University of the Americas, Puebla
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Mine Closure and its Impact on the Community: Five Years after Mine Closure in Romania, Russia, and Ukraine

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
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The Gender Impact of Pension Reform: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Consultant, California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Maryland Population Research Center
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13.

The Role of Occupational Pension Funds in Mauritius

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Does Micro-Credit Empower Women? Evidence from Bangladesh

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Brown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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15.

Social Rights and Economics: Claims to Health Care and Education in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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16.

Options for Financing Lifelong Learning

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
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17.

Voice Lessons: Local Government Organizations, Social Organizations, and the Quality of Local Governance

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Jakarta, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Independent
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Policy Options for Meeting the Millennium Development Goals in Brazil: Can Micro-Simulations Help?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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Why is Son Preference so Persistent in East and South Asia? A Cross-Country Study of China, India, and the Republic of Korea

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Interdisciplinary Research Center of the Academic Sciences of China, and Population and Economy Research Institute, China Population Information and Research Center and Korean Institute for Health and Social Affairs
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20.

Health Facility Surveys: An Introduction

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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21.

Aid, Policy, and Growth in Post-Conflict Societies

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
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Assessing the Distributional Impact of Public Policy

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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23.

The Hidden Costs of Ethnic Conflict: Decomposing Trends in Educational Outcomes of Young Kosovars

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, World Bank and World Bank
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Ethnic Minority Development in Vietnam: A Socioeconomic Perspective

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Food Policy Research Institute, Bentley University - Department of Mathematical Sciences and Global Studies, Suffolk University - Department of Economics and Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City - Department of Geography
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Income, Wealth, and Socialization in Argentina: Provocative Responses from Individuals

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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Population Aging and Pension Systems: Reform Options for China

Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and World Bank
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The Collective Model of the Household and an Unexpected Implication for Child Labor: Hypothesis and an Empirical Test

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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Is Economic Analysis of Projects Still Useful?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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Estimating the Endogenously Determined Intrahousehold Balance of Power and its Impact on Expenditure Pattern: Evidence from Nepal

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank
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30.

Financing of Government Liabilities as the Population Ages in New Zealand

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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Policies to Promote Saving for Retirement: A Synthetic Overview

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Children's Work and Schooling: Does Gender Matter? Evidence from the Peru Lsms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Is There a Positive Incentive Effect from Privatizing Social Security? Evidence from Latin America

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
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Reforming Pensions in Zambia: An Analysis of Existing Schemes and Options for Reform

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Social Policy Division, Independent and Independent
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Helping People Help Themselves: Toward a Theory of Autonomy-Compatible Help

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Ljubljana
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On the Duration of Civil War

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Methodologies to Measure the Gender Dimensions of Crime and Violence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank
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38.

Globalization and Firms'Financing Choices - Evidence from Emerging Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2323
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2017
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World Bank - Social Development and World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network (PRMVP)
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Community Programs and Women's Participation: The Chinese Experience

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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International Monetary Fund (IMF), Fudan University and World Bank - Research Department

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Hirschmanian Themes of Social Learning and Change

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Ljubljana
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Household Strategies for Coping with Poverty and Social Exclusion in Post-Crisis Russia

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Social Proteciton and Jobs Global Practice
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Administrative Costs and the Organization of Individual Retirement Account Systems: A Comparative Perspective

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Consultant, World Bank and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Macroeconomic Effects of Terms-of-Trade Shocks: The Case of Oil-Exporting Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1410
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Poverty and Public Celebrations in Rural India

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Informal Gold Mining and Mercury Pollution in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1304
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Australian Annuity Market

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Unaffiliated Authors - General
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Wage Effects of Unions and Industrial Councils in South Africa

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Wellesley College and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Annuity Markets in Comparative Perspective: Do Consumers Get Their Money's Worth?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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Consultant and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Quantifying Vulnerability to Poverty: A Proposed Measure, Applied to Indonesia

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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SMERU Research Institute, SMERU Research Institute and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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The Evolution of Poverty During the Crisis in Indonesia, 1996 to 99

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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SMERU Research Institute, SMERU Research Institute, The Social Monitoring & Early Response Unit Research Institute (SMERU) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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