Tara Vishwanath

World Bank - Economic Development Institute

1818 H Street

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Towards Transparency in Finance and Governance

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Mar 2001
Tara Vishwanath and Daniel Kaufmann
World Bank - Economic Development Institute and Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI)
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financial liberalization, transparency, corruption, governance, banking crisis, asymmetric information, local investors, shocks, bad loans, emerging markets

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Soft Skills or Hard Cash? The Impact of Training and Wage Subsidy Programs on Female Youth Employment in Jordan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6141
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Tertiary Education, Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Primary Education, Access to Finance

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Leveraging Land to Enable Urban Transformation: Lessons from Global Experience

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6312
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank, University of California, Berkeley and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Public Sector Management and Reform, Public Sector Economics, Municipal Financial Management, Regional Governance, Urban Governance and Management

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After the Microfinance Crisis: Assessing the Role of Government-Led Microcredit Alternatives

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5808
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jordi De la torre, Xavier Giné and Tara Vishwanath
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Banks & Banking Reform, Financial Intermediation

Testing the Importance of Search Frictions, Matching, and Reservation Prestige Through Randomized Experiments in Jordan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7030
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Rural Labor Markets, Educational Populations, Labor Markets, Education For All, Education for Development (superceded)

Testing the Importance of Search Frictions, Matching, and Reservation Prestige Through Randomized Experiments in Jordan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8518
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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psychometrics, labor market matching, reservation prestige, youth unemployment, Jordan, randomized experiment

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Constructing Robust Poverty Trends in the Islamic Republic of Iran: 2008-14

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7836
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Oct 2016
World Bank, Georgia Southwestern State University - School of Business, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Distributional Effects of Competition: A Simulation Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8838
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 May 2019
World Bank, Université Laval - Département d'Économique, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Famine and the Aid Response: Evidence from the Announcement of Famine-Like Conditions in the Republic of Yemen

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8812
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Apr 2019
Sharad Tandon and Tara Vishwanath
World Bank and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Rental Regulation and its Consequences on Measures of Well-Being in the Arab Republic of Egypt

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8152
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2017
The World Bank - Poverty and Equity Global Practice, World Bank - Poverty and Equity Global Practice and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Urban Governance and Management, Poverty Lines, Poverty Diagnostics, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Small Area Estimation Poverty Mapping, Municipal Management and Reform, Urban Housing and Land Settlements, Poverty Assessment

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Evolution of Poor Food Access Over the Course of the Conflict in the Republic of Yemen

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8813
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Apr 2019
Sharad Tandon and Tara Vishwanath
World Bank and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Toward Transparency: New Approaches and Their Application to Financial Markets

World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 41-57, 2001
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Daniel Kaufmann and Tara Vishwanath
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and World Bank - Economic Development Institute

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