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1.

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

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
Downloads 79
2.

Diversity Matters: The Economic Geography of Industry Location in India

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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3.

Metropolitan Industrial Clusters: Patterns and Processes

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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4.

Comparing Mortgage Credit Risk Policies: An Options-Based Approach

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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5.

Are You Satisfied? Citizen Feedback and Delivery of Urban Services

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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6.

Scaling Up Community-Driven Development: Theoretical Underpinnings and Program Design Implications

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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7.

The Impact of Urban Spatial Structure on Travel Demand in the United States

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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8.

Information-Based Instruments for Improved Urban Management

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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9.

The Social Impact of Social Funds in Jamaica: A Mixed-Methods Analysis of Participation, Targeting, and Collective Action in Community-Driven Development

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
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10.

Short But Not Sweet: New Evidence on Short Duration Morbidities from India

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank
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11.

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

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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12.

Reforming Land and Real Estate Markets

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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13.

Why Manufacturing Firms Produce Some Electricity Internally

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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14.

The Benefits of Alternative Power Tariffs for Nigeria and Indonesia

Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
SUNY at Buffalo, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics and Independent
15.

Telecommunication Reforms, Access Regulation, and Internet Adoption in Latin America

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 353
16.

Agglomeration Economies and Productivity in Indian Industry

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 269
17.

Shanghai Rising in a Globalizing World

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Downloads 297
18.

On the Urbanization of Poverty

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

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 219
21.

Urbanization Without Growth: A Not-so-Uncommon Phenomenon

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Oxford University
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22.

The Indirect Approach

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Ljubljana
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23.

The SãO Mateus Jabaquara Trolleybusway Concession in Brazil

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

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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25.

Willingness to Pay for Air Quality Improvements in Sofia, Bulgaria

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Downloads 133
26.

Stamp Duties in Indian States: A Case for Reform

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Tulane University, World Bank and World Bank
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27.

Shelter Strategies for the Urban Poor: Idiosyncratic and Successful, But Hardly Mysterious

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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28.

Measuring the Risk on Housing Investment in the Informal Sector: Theory and Evidence from Pune, India

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Indian School of Business and World Bank
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29.

Analyzing Urban Poverty: A Summary of Methods and Approaches

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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30.

Phasing Out Polluting Motorcycles in Bangkok: Policy Design by Using Contingent Valuation Surveys

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
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31.

Using Rapid City Surveys to Inform Municipal Social Policy: An Application in Cali, Colombia

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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32.

Vehicles, Roads, and Road Use: Alternative Empirical Specifications

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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33.

Travel Mode Substitution in Sao Paulo: Estimates and Implications for Air Pollution Control

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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34.

Reducing Air Pollution from Urban Passenger Transport: A Framework for Policy Analysis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
EPA Headquarters and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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35.

Patterns of Metropolitan Development: What Have We Learned?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Operations Evaluation Department (OED)
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36.

Essentials for Sustainable Urban Transport in Brazil's Large Metropolitan Areas

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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37.

A Flexible Modeling Framework to Estimate Interregional Trade Patterns and Input-Output Accounts

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)
Downloads 218
38.

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 American University
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39.

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

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
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40.

Location and Welfare in Cities: Impacts of Policy Interventions on the Urban Poor

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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41.

On the Unequal Inequality of Poor Communities

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, 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

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank, University of California, Irvine and World Bank
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43.

Analyzing Building Height Restrictions: Predicted Impacts, Welfare Costs, and a Case Study of Bangalore, India

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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44.

Strained Mercy: The Quality of Medical Care in Delhi

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
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45.

Motorization and the Provision of Roads in Countries and Cities

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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46.

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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47.

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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48.

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 115
49.

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 Independent
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50.

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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