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Incl. Electronic Paper Location Decisions and Nongovernmental Organization Motivation: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3176
Varun Gauri and Anna Fruttero
World Bank and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
148 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper On Measuring Aggregate "Social Efficiency"
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3166
Martin Ravallion
Georgetown University
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
108 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper On the Use of Transparent Formulae to Allocate Federal Education Transfers
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3171
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Vincent Paqueo and Suhas Parendekar
Lead Economist, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
47 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Social Protection in a Crisis: Argentina's Plan Jefes y Jefas
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3165
Martin Ravallion and Emanuela Galasso
Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
314 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper 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
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo and Vincent Paqueo
Lead Economist and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
77 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The International Finance Corporation's MBA Survey: How Developing Country Firms Rate Local Business School Training
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3182
Azam Chaudhry
Lahore School of Economics - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
155 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Use of "Asset Swaps" by Institutional Investors in South Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3175
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
194 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper To Serve the Community or Oneself: The Public Servant's Dilemma
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3187
Abigail Barr, Magnus Lindelow and Pieter M. Serneels
University of Nottingham, World Bank and University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
177 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Individual Attitudes toward Corruption: Do Social Effects Matter?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3122
Roberta Gatti, Stefano Paternostro and Jamele Rigolini
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Poverty Reduction Group (PRMPR) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
634 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Evaluating the Impact of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Lessons from Latin America
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3119
Laura B. Rawlings and Gloria Rubio
World Bank - Latin America & the Caribbean Region and University of the Americas, Puebla
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
1161 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Mine Closure and its Impact on the Community: Five Years After Mine Closure in Romania, Russia, and Ukraine
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3083
Michael Haney and Maria Shkaratan
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
319 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Gender Impact of Pension Reform: A Cross-Country Analysis
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3074
Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards and Rebeca Wong
Consultant, California State University, Long Beach - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Maryland Population Research Center
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
88 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Role of Occupational Pension Funds in Mauritius
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3033
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
209 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does Micro-Credit Empower Women? Evidence from Bangladesh
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2998
Mark M. Pitt, Shahidur R. Khandker and Jennifer Cartwright
Brown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
1685 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Options for Financing Lifelong Learning
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2994
Miguel Palacios
Vanderbilt University – Finance
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
96 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Social Rights and Economics: Claims to Health Care and Education in Developing Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3006
Varun Gauri
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
341 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Policy Options for Meeting the Millennium Development Goals in Brazil: Can Micro-Simulations Help?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2975
Francisco H. G. Ferreira and Phillippe G. Leite
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
76 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Voice Lessons: Local Government Organizations, Social Organizations, and the Quality of Local Governance
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2981
Vivi Alatas, Lant Pritchett and Anna Wetterberg
World Bank - Jakarta, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Independent
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
201 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Health Facility Surveys: An Introduction
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2953
Magnus Lindelow and Adam Wagstaff
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
190 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Why is Son Preference so Persistent in East and South Asia? A Cross-Country Study of China, India, and the Republic of Korea
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2942
Monica Das Gupta, Jiang Zhenghua, Xie Zhenming Li Bohua and Bae Hwa-Ok Woojin Chung
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
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
616 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Aid, Policy, and Growth in Post-Conflict Societies
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2902
Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
411 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Assessing the Distributional Impact of Public Policy
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2883
B. Essama-Nssah
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
152 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Hidden Costs of Ethnic Conflict: Decomposing Trends in Educational Outcomes of Young Kosovars
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2880
Soumya Alva, Edmundo Murrugarra and Pierella Paci
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
60 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Ethnic Minority Development in Vietnam: A Socioeconomic Perspective
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2836
Bob Baulch, Dominique Haughton, Jonathan Haughton and Truong Thi Kim Chuyen
University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies (IDS), 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
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
727 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Income, Wealth, and Socialization in Argentina: Provocative Responses from Individuals
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2821
Daniel Lederman
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
70 downloads

Population Aging and Pension Systems: Reform Options for China
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1607
F. Desmond McCarthy and Kangbin Zheng
World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper Estimating the Endogenously Determined Intrahousehold Balance of Power and Its Impact on Expenditure Pattern: Evidence from Nepal
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2814
Ranjan Ray and Gayatri B. Koolwal
Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
91 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Financing of Government Liabilities as the Population Ages in New Zealand
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1703
Hana Polackova
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
56 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Is Economic Analysis of Projects Still Useful?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1689
Pedro Belli
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
193 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Collective Model of the Household and an Unexpected Implication for Child Labor: Hypothesis and an Empirical Test
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2813
Ranjan Ray and Kaushik Basu
Monash University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
206 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Policies to Promote Saving for Retirement: A Synthetic Overview
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2801
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
125 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Children's Work and Schooling: Does Gender Matter? Evidence from the Peru LSMS
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2745
Nadeem Ilahi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
157 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Is There a Positive Incentive Effect from Privatizing Social Security? Evidence from Latin America
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2719
Truman G. Packard
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
100 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Reforming Pensions in Zambia: An Analysis of Existing Schemes and Options for Reform
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1716
Monika Queisser, Clive Bailey and John Woodall
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Social Policy Division, Independent and Independent
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
197 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Helping People Help Themselves: Toward a Theory of Autonomy-Compatible Help
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2693
David Ellerman
Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
351 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper On the Duration of Civil War
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2681
Paul Collier, Anke Hoeffler and Måns Söderbom
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
242 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Local Institutions, Poverty, and Household Welfare in Bolivia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2644
Christian Grootaert and Deepa Narayan
World Bank - Social Development and World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network (PRMVP)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
181 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Methodologies to Measure the Gender Dimensions of Crime and Violence
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2648
Elizabeth Shrader
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
272 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Community Programs and Women's Participation: The Chinese Experience
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2622
David P. Coady, Xinyi Dai and Limin Wang
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Fudan University and World Bank - Research Department
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
125 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Hirschmanian Themes of Social Learning and Change
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2591
David Ellerman
Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
185 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Administrative Costs and the Organization of Individual Retirement Account Systems: A Comparative Perspective
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2554
Estelle James, James H. Smalhout and Dimitri Vittas
Consultant, World Bank and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
221 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Household Strategies for Coping with Poverty and Social Exclusion in Post-Crisis Russia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2556
Michael Lokshin and Ruslan Yemtsov
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Eastern Europe & Central Asia Poverty Reduction & Economic Management
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
234 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Macroeconomic Effects of Terms-of-Trade Shocks: The Case of Oil-Exporting Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1410
Erzo F. P. Luttmer
Dartmouth College
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
173 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Poverty and Public Celebrations in Rural India
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2528
Vijayendra Rao
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
141 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Informal Gold Mining and Mercury Pollution in Brazil
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1304
Ajay Shah and kshama fernandes
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
239 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Australian Annuity Market
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2495
David M. Knox
Unaffiliated Authors - General
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
162 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Wage Effects of Unions and Industrial Councils in South Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2520
Kristin F. Butcher and Cecilia E. Rouse
Wellesley College and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
73 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Annuity Markets in Comparative Perspective: Do Consumers Get Their Money's Worth?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2493
Estelle James and Dimitri Vittas
Consultant and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
204 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Personal Pension Plans and Stock Market Volatility
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2463
Dimitri Vittas and Max Alier
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
192 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Quantifying Vulnerability to Poverty: A Proposed Measure, Applied to Indonesia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2437
Asep Suryahadi, Sudarno Sumarto and Lant Pritchett
SMERU Research Institute, SMERU Research Institute and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
481 downloads


 

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