Mark Roberts

World Bank

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Is Urbanization in Sub-Saharan Africa Different?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6481
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Tufts University and World Bank
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Population Policies, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Environmental Economics & Policies, E-Business

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Hukou and Highways: The Impact of China?S Spatial Development Policies on Urbanization and Regional Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7350
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Groningen, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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City to City Alliances, Urban Communities, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Urban Economics, Economic Growth, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Regional Urban Development, Urban Economic Development

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Urbanization and Development: Is Latin America and the Caribbean Different from the Rest of the World?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8019
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Pennsylvania and World Bank
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City to City Alliances, Regional Urban Development, Economic Growth, Urban Economics, Urban Economic Development, Urban Communities, Economic Theory & Research, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Industrial Economics

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Identifying the Economic Potential of Indian Districts

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7623
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mark Roberts
World Bank
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Trade Facilitation, City to City Alliances, Urban Economic Development, Digital Divide, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Growth, Urban Communities, Regional Urban Development, Urban Economics, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies

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Transport Corridors and Their Wider Economic Benefits: A Critical Review of the Literature

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8302
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2018
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank Group
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Economic Geography, Trade and Transport, Trade Facilitation, Transport Indicators, Technology Industry, Technology Innovation

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Female Business Leaders, Business and Cultural Environment, and Productivity Around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9275
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
World Bank - Development Research Group, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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The Heterogeneous Growth Effects of the Business Environment: Firm-Level Evidence for a Global Sample of Cities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8114
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
Jose Daniel Reyes, Mark Roberts and Lixin Colin Xu
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Regional Economic Development, Spatial and Local Economic Development, Economic Development, Subnational Economic Development

Definition Matters: Metropolitan Areas and Agglomeration Economies in a Large Developing Country

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8641
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker, Jane Park and Mark Roberts
University of Groningen, World Bank and World Bank
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Definition Matters: Metropolitan Areas and Agglomeration Economies in a Large Developing Country

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13359
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Erik Maarten Bosker, Jane Park and Mark Roberts
University of Groningen, World Bank and World Bank
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agglomeration economies, Indonesia, metro areas, urban definitions

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Explaining Spatial Variations in Productivity: Evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8560
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Luis Quintero and Mark Roberts
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and World Bank
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Educational Sciences, Tertiary Education, Gender and Development

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Cities of Workers, Children, or Seniors? Age Structure and Economic Growth in a Global Cross-Section of Cities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9040
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Nov 2019
World Bank, George Washington University and World Bank
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Economic Growth, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Health Care Services Industry, Educational Sciences, Reproductive Health, Family Planning Research

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Transport Corridors and Their Wider Economic Benefits: A Quantitative Review of the Literature

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 60, Issue 2, pp. 207-248, 2020
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 May 2020
World Bank, World Bank, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Université du Québec à Montréal and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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large‐scale infrastructure investments, meta‐analysis, transport corridors