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1.

Integrating Housing Wealth into the Social Safety Net: The Elderly in Moscow

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3115
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, The Urban Institute and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
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Diversity Matters: The Economic Geography of Industry Location in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3072
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and Temple University - Department of Geography and Urban Studies

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Metropolitan Industrial Clusters: Patterns and Processes

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3073
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Geography and Urban Studies, Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and World Bank
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Comparing Mortgage Credit Risk Policies: An Options-Based Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3047
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC) - Housing Economics and Financial Research and World Bank
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Are You Satisfied? Citizen Feedback and Delivery of Urban Services

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3070
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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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
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The Impact of Urban Spatial Structure on Travel Demand in the United States

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3007
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and 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
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The Social Impact of Social Funds in Jamaica: A Mixed-Methods Analysis of Participation, Targeting, and Collective Action in Community-Driven Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2970
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 293
10.

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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Tenure, Diversity, and Commitment: Community Participation for Urban Service Provision

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2862
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 106
12.

Reforming Land and Real Estate Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2616
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 427
13.

Why Manufacturing Firms Produce Some Electricity Internally

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1605
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent, SUNY at Buffalo, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics, Independent and Bates College
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The Benefits of Alternative Power Tariffs for Nigeria and Indonesia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1606
Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
SUNY at Buffalo, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics and Independent
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Telecommunication Reforms, Access Regulation, and Internet Adoption in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2802
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 343
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Agglomeration Economies and Productivity in Indian Industry

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2663
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 255
17.

Shanghai Rising in a Globalizing World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2617
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Downloads 292
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On the Urbanization of Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2586
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
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19.

Perspectives on the Sources of Heterogeneity in Indian Industry

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2496
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Semi-retired consultant

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20.

Urban and Regional Dynamics in Poland

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2457
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 193
21.

Urbanization Without Growth: A Not-so-Uncommon Phenomenon

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2412
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Oxford University
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22.

The Indirect Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2417
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside
Downloads 147
23.

The SãO Mateus Jabaquara Trolleybusway Concession in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2353
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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24.

How Urban Concentration Affects Economic Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2326
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Willingness to Pay for Air Quality Improvements in Sofia, Bulgaria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2280
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Downloads 124
26.

Stamp Duties in Indian States: A Case for Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3413
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Tulane University, World Bank and World Bank
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Shelter Strategies for the Urban Poor: Idiosyncratic and Successful, But Hardly Mysterious

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3427
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Measuring the Risk on Housing Investment in the Informal Sector: Theory and Evidence from Pune, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3433
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Indian School of Business and World Bank
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Analyzing Urban Poverty: A Summary of Methods and Approaches

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3399
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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Phasing Out Polluting Motorcycles in Bangkok: Policy Design by Using Contingent Valuation Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3402
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Environment and Natural Resources Division, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team
Downloads 83
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Using Rapid City Surveys to Inform Municipal Social Policy: An Application in Cali, Colombia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3369
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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Vehicles, Roads, and Road Use: Alternative Empirical Specifications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2036
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Operations Evaluation Department (OED)
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Travel Mode Substitution in Sao Paulo: Estimates and Implications for Air Pollution Control

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1437
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Institute for Choice and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
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Reducing Air Pollution from Urban Passenger Transport: A Framework for Policy Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1991
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
EPA Headquarters and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 277
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Patterns of Metropolitan Development: What Have We Learned?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1841
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Operations Evaluation Department (OED)
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Essentials for Sustainable Urban Transport in Brazil's Large Metropolitan Areas

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1633
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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A Flexible Modeling Framework to Estimate Interregional Trade Patterns and Input-Output Accounts

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3359
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Youth at Risk, Social Exclusion, and Intergenerational Poverty Dynamics: A New Survey Instrument with Application to Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3296
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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39.

Which Doctor? Combining Vignettes and Item Response to Measure Doctor Quality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3301
Number of pages: 37 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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Location and Welfare in Cities: Impacts of Policy Interventions on the Urban Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3318
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Indian School of Business, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Research Department
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On the Unequal Inequality of Poor Communities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3313
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division

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42.

Location, Concentration, and Performance of Economic Activity in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3268
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of California, Irvine and World Bank
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Analyzing Building Height Restrictions: Predicted Impacts, Welfare Costs, and a Case Study of Bangalore, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3290
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
NYU - Stern Urbanization project and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
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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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Motorization and the Provision of Roads in Countries and Cities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1842
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Operations Evaluation Department (OED) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Local Belonging and 'Geographies of Emotions' - Immigrant Children's Experience of Their Neighborhoods in Paris and Berlin

Childhood, 2 (17), p.181-195, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Northampton - Centre for Children and Youth
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International Benchmarking of Lesotho's Infrastructure Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3825
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Unpackaging Demand for Water Service Quality: Evidence from Conjoint Surveys in Sri Lanka

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3817
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Research Triangle Institute - Center for Economics Research (CER), Research Triangle Institute - Center for Economics Research (CER), World Bank - Energy and Water Department, Research Triangle Institute, RTI International and RTI International
Downloads 111
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Preferential Trading in South Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3813
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - International Trade Division
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Two Decades of Reform: The Changing Organization Dynamics of Chinese Industrial Firms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3806
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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