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Incl. Electronic Paper Bureaucratic Blockages: Water, Civil Servants, and Community in Tanzania
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8101
Juli Bailey
McGill University
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
1 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Cities, Slums, and Early Child Growth: Empirical Evidence from Bangladesh
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8094
Dhushyanth Raju, Kyoung Yang Kim, Quynh Nguyen and Ramesh Govindaraj
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Individual Investors Ignore Transaction Costs?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8098
Deniz Anginer, Xue Snow Han and Celim Yildizhan
World Bank Research, San Francisco State University and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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Incl. Electronic Paper Financial Globalization and Market Volatility: An Empirical Appraisal
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8091
Tito Cordella and Anderson Ospino Rojas
World Bank and University of California, Davis, Department of Economics, Students
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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Incl. Electronic Paper Heterogeneous Effects of Rural Electrification: Evidence from Bangladesh
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8102
Hussain A. Samad and Fan Zhang
World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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Incl. Electronic Paper How Important are Spillovers from Major Emerging Markets?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8093
Raju Huidrom, Ayhan Kose and Franziska Ohnsorge
World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
18 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Job Fairs: Matching Firms and Workers in a Field Experiment in Ethiopia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8092
Girum Tefera Abebe II, Stefano Caria, Marcel Fafchamps, Paolo Falco, Simon Franklin, Simon Quinn and Forhad Shilpi
Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), University of Oxford, Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), University of Oxford and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
5 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Multidimensional Poverty in the Philippines, 2004-13: Do Choices for Weighting, Identification and Aggregation Matter?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8099
Gaurav Datt
Monash University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
2 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper On-the-Job Training: Returns, Barriers to Provision, and Policy Implications
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8090
Priyam Saraf
World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Prices, Engel Curves, and Time-Space Deflation: Impacts on Poverty and Inequality in Vietnam
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8097
John Gibson, Trinh Le and Bonggeun Kim
University of Waikato, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Seoul National University
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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Incl. Electronic Paper Rural Non-Farm Employment and Household Welfare: Evidence from Malawi
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8096
Guigonan Serge Adjognon, Lenis Saweda O. Liverpool-Tasie, Rui Manuel Benfica and Alejandro de la Fuente
World Bank, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, International Fund for Agricultural Development and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
3 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Should Emerging Markets Worry About U.S. Monetary Policy Announcements?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8100
Poonam Gupta, Oliver Masetti and David Rosenblatt
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Soft Skills for Hard Constraints: Evidence from High-Achieving Female Farmers
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8095
Joao Montalvao, Michael Frese, Markus P. Goldstein and Talip Kilic
World Bank, National University of Singapore (NUS), World Bank and World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
3 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Review of the Anthropological Literature on the Civil Service
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8081
Colin Hoag and Matthew S. Hull
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Anthropology and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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24 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Beyond Dualism: Agricultural Productivity, Small Towns, and Structural Change in Bangladesh
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8087
M. Shahe Emran and Forhad Shilpi
George Washington University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Colombo: Exposure, Vulnerability, and Ability to Respond to Floods
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8084
Archana Mahesh Patankar
Independent Consultant
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
3 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Credit Composition, Output Composition, and External Balances
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8082
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Deterring Kickbacks and Encouraging Entry in Public Procurement Markets: Evidence from Firm Surveys in 88 Developing Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8078
Stephen Knack, Nataliya Biletska and Kanishka Kacker
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does Energy Efficiency Promoteeconomic Growth?: Evidence from a Multi-Country and Multi-Sector Panel Data Set
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8077
Ashish Rajbhandari and Fan Zhang
Stata Corporation and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
12 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Energy Prices and International Trade: Incorporating Input-Output Linkages
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8076
H. Ron Chan, Edward Manderson and Fan Zhang
University of Manchester - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - Department of Economics and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
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13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Full-Time Teachers, Students, and Curriculum: The Single-Shift Model in Rio De Janeiro
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8086
Tassia De Souza Cruz, Andre O. F. Loureiro and Eduardo Sa
Fundação Getulio Vargas, World Bank and PUC-Rio
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
5 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How Do Women Fare in Rural Non-Farm Economy?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8080
Habtamu Fuje
Columbia University
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper In the Mind, the Household, or the Market? Concepts and Measurement of Women's Economic Empowerment
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8079
Louise Fox and Carolina Romero
World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
15 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Information Technology and Provision of National Identification Cards by the Bolivian Police: Evidence from Two Randomized Natural Field Experiments
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8083
Alberto Chong, Carlos Gustavo Machicado and Monica Yanez Pagans
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Department of Economics, INSEAD and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
5 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Is Consanguinity an Impediment to Improving Human Development Outcomes?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8074
Cem Mete, Laurent Loic Yves Bossavie, John Giles and Harold Alderman
World Bank - Human Development Sector, European University Institute, World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Perceptions of Distributive Justice in Latin America During a Period of Falling Inequality
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8072
German Jeremias Reyes and Leonardo Gasparini
World Bank and Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
10 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Port Rail Connectivity and Agricultural Production: Evidence from a Large Sample of Farmers in Ethiopia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8088
Atsushi Iimi, Haileyesus Adamtei, James Markland and Eyasu Tsehaye
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank, World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Predicting Conflict
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8075
Bledi Celiku and Aart Kraay
World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Societal Poverty: A Relative and Relevant Measure
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8073
Dean Jolliffe and Espen Beer Prydz
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Spatial Autocorrelation Panel Regression: Agricultural Production and Transport Connectivity
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8089
Atsushi Iimi, Liangzhi You and Ulrike Wood-Sichra
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Labor Market Effects of Financial Crises: The Role of Temporary Contracts in Central and Western Europe
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8085
Siddharth Sharma and Hernan Jorge Winkler
The World Bank and World Bank - International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Date Posted: June 13, 2017
Working Paper Series
12 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Rise of the Middle Class and Economic Growth in ASEAN
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8068
Markus Brueckner, Era Dabla-Norris, Daniel Lederman and Mark Gradstein
The Australian National University, International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
Date Posted: May 21, 2017
Working Paper Series
38 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Crossovers: Female Entrepreneurs Who Enter Male Sectors -- Evidence from Ethiopia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8065
Salman Alibhai, Niklas Buehren, Sreelakshmi Papineni and Rachael Susan Pierotti
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Effect of Stress on Later-Life Health: Evidence from the Vietnam War Draft
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8063
John Cawley, Damien de Walque and Daniel Grossman
Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), World Bank and West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
12 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Effects of Performance Incentives for Community Health Worker Cooperatives in Rwanda
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8059
Gil Shapira, Ina Kalisa, Jeanine Condo, James Humuza, Cathy Mugeni, Denis Nkunda and Jeanette Walldorf
The World Bank, National University of Rwanda, Rwanda Biomedical Centre, University of Rwanda, Government of the Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Health, Rwanda, Government of the Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Health, Rwanda and World Bank
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Elections and Embezzlement: Experimental Evidence from Burkina Faso
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8067
Malte M. Lierl
Yale University
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
12 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Status Goods: Experimental Evidence from Platinum Credit Cards
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8064
Leonardo Bursztyn, Bruno Ferman, Stefano Fiorin, Martin Kanz and Gautam Rao
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Global Economics and Management (GEM) Area, World Bank and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
22 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Effects of In-Kind Demand-Side Conditional Transfers for Improving Uptake of Maternal and Child Health Services in Rwanda
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8060
Gil Shapira, Ina Kalisa, Jeanine Condo, James Humuza, Cathy Mugeni and Jeanette Walldorf
The World Bank, National University of Rwanda, Rwanda Biomedical Centre, University of Rwanda, Government of the Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Health, Rwanda and World Bank
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Entry of Randomized Assignment into the Social Sciences
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8062
Julian C. Jamison
World Bank Global Insights Initiative
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
30 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper To Sew or Not to Sew? Assessing the Welfare Effects of the Garment Industry in Cambodia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8061
Carolina Mejia-Mantilla and Martha Tesfaye Woldemichael
World Bank and FERDI
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
5 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Why Do Some Oil-Rich Countries Perform Better than Others?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8066
Farrukh Iqbal and Youssouf Kiendrebeogo
World Bank and World Bank - Middle East & North Africa Region
Date Posted: May 18, 2017
Working Paper Series
20 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Urbanization and Housing Investment
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 115004
Basab Dasgupta, Somik V. Lall and Nancy Lozano Gracia
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: May 16, 2017
Working Paper Series
5 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Compensation, Diversity and Inclusion at the World Bank Group
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8058
Jishnu Das, Clement Jean Edouard Joubert and Sander Florian Tordoir
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: May 15, 2017
Working Paper Series
13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Collecting the Dirt on Soils: Advancements in Plot-Level Soil Testing and Implications for Agricultural Statistics
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8057
Calogero Carletto, Ermias Aynekulu, Sydney Gourlay and Keith Shepherd
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank
Date Posted: May 12, 2017
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Industrial Policy, Information, and Government Capacity
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8056
William F. Maloney and Gaurav Nayyar
World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit and University of Oxford
Date Posted: May 12, 2017
Working Paper Series
31 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Documenting Myanmar's Social Transformation: Insights from Six Rounds of Research on Livelihoods and Social Change in Rural Communities
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8055
Samuel James Pursch, Andrea Fitri Woodhouse, Michael Woolcock and Matthew Pierre Zurstrassen
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Date Posted: May 11, 2017
Working Paper Series
15 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Antidiscrimination Law and Shared Prosperity: An Analysis of the Legal Framework of Six Economies and Their Impact on the Equality of Opportunities of Ethnic, Religious, and Sexual Minorities
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7992
Elaine Rene Elizabeth Panter, Tanya Primiani, Tazeen Hasan and Eduardo Calderon Pontaza
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: May 11, 2017
Working Paper Series
14 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Countries Learn from Experience in Infrastructure PPP? PPP Practice and Contract Cancellation
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8054
Darwin Marcelo, Schuyler House, Xavier Cledan Mandri-Perrott and Jordan Schwartz
The World Bank Group, World Bank, World Bank Group and World Bank
Date Posted: May 11, 2017
Working Paper Series
23 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Survey of Securities Laws and Enforcement
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3405
Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes
Dongeui University
Date Posted: May 05, 2017
Working Paper Series
9 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Child Undernutrition in Pakistan: What Do We Know?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8049
Dhushyanth Raju and Ritika Dsouza
World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: May 05, 2017
Working Paper Series
15 downloads


 

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