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Volume 96, issue C, 2017

Technology Adoption and Employment in Less Developed Countries: A Mixed-Method Systematic Review pp. 1-18 Downloads
Mehmet Ugur and Arup Mitra
Decomposing the Gender Wealth Gap in Ecuador pp. 19-31 Downloads
Boaz Anglade, Pilar Useche and Carmen Diana Deere
Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future: Impacts of Education and Experience on Disaster Preparedness in the Philippines and Thailand pp. 32-51 Downloads
Roman Hoffmann and Raya Muttarak
Does the Development Discourse Learn from History? pp. 52-64 Downloads
Albert Sanghoon Park
Vulnerability to Drought and Food Price Shocks: Evidence from Ethiopia pp. 65-77 Downloads
Ruth Vargas Hill and Catherine Porter
Hunger and the Experience of Being Well: Absolute and Relative Concerns pp. 78-86 Downloads
Mariano Rojas and Jorge Guardiola
Tax Incentives and Job Creation in the Tourism Sector of Brazil’s SUDENE Area pp. 87-101 Downloads
Grégoire Garsous, David Corderi, Mercedes Velasco and Andrea Colombo
The Development Benefits of Maternity Leave pp. 102-118 Downloads
Kathleen M. Fallon, Alissa Mazar and Liam Swiss
Neighborhood Associations and the Urban Poor: India’s Slum Development Committees pp. 119-135 Downloads
Adam Michael Auerbach
Inequality and Charity pp. 136-144 Downloads
Giuseppe Mastromatteo and Francesco Flaviano Russo
Language, Mixed Communes, and Infrastructure: Sources of Inequality and Ethnic Minorities in Vietnam pp. 145-162 Downloads
Hoa-Thi-Minh Nguyen, Tom Kompas, Trevor Breusch and Michael B. Ward
Comparing Health Outcomes Across Scheduled Tribes and Castes in India pp. 163-181 Downloads
Bipasha Maity
Shared agency: The dominant spouse’s impact on education expenditure pp. 182-197 Downloads
Antonia Fernandez and Uma S. Kambhampati
Explaining Ethiopia’s Growth Acceleration—The Role of Infrastructure and Macroeconomic Policy pp. 198-215 Downloads
Lars Christian Moller and Konstantin Wacker
Local Food Prices and International Price Transmission pp. 216-230 Downloads
Eddy Bekkers, Martina Brockmeier, Joseph Francois and Fan Yang
Happiness and Health in China: The Paradox of Progress pp. 231-244 Downloads
Carol Graham, Shaojie Zhou and Junyi Zhang
Raising Consumption Through India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme pp. 245-263 Downloads
Nayana Bose
Insurance Function of Livestock: Farmer’s Coping Capacity with Regional Droughts in South-Western Madagascar pp. 264-275 Downloads
Hendrik Hänke and Jan Barkmann
Sons of the Soil Conflict in Africa: Institutional Determinants of Ethnic Conflict Over Land pp. 276-293 Downloads
Catherine Boone
Decoupling Standards from Practice: The Impact of In-House Certifications on Coffee Farms’ Environmental and Social Conduct pp. 294-314 Downloads
Elisa Giuliani, Luciano Ciravegna, Andrea Vezzulli and Bernard Kilian
Community Forest Management: An Assessment and Explanation of its Performance Through QCA pp. 315-325 Downloads
Bas Arts and Jessica de Koning
Blending Top-Down Federalism with Bottom-Up Engagement to Reduce Inequality in Ethiopia pp. 326-342 Downloads
Qaiser Khan, Jean-Paul Faguet and Alemayehu Ambel
Participatory Budgeting and the Poor: Tracing Bias in a Multi-Staged Process in Solo, Indonesia pp. 343-358 Downloads
Tara Grillos
The Effectiveness of Payments for Environmental Services pp. 359-374 Downloads
Jan Börner, Kathy Baylis, Esteve Corbera, Driss Ezzine-de-Blas, Jordi Honey-Rosés, U. Martin Persson and Sven Wunder
Bilateral Donors and the Age of the National Interest: What Prospects for Challenge by Development Agencies? pp. 375-389 Downloads
Nilima Gulrajani
Can Gender-Targeted Employment Interventions Help Enhance Community Participation? Evidence from Urban Togo pp. 390-407 Downloads
Anita Breuer and Edward Asiedu
The Effects of Natural Resources on Urbanization, Concentration, and Living Standards in Africa pp. 408-417 Downloads
Christian Hubert Ebeke and Sabine Mireille Ntsama Etoundi
Toward Technology-Sensitive Catching-Up Policies: Insights from Renewable Energy in China pp. 418-437 Downloads
Christian Binz, Jorrit Gosens, Teis Hansen and Ulrich Elmer Hansen
International Migration, Workers’ Remittances and Permanent Income Hypothesis pp. 438-450 Downloads
Sokchea Lim and Hem C. Basnet
The Impact of a Computer-based Adult Literacy Program on Literacy and Numeracy: Evidence from India pp. 451-473 Downloads
Ashwini Deshpande, Alain Desrochers, Christopher Ksoll and Abu Shonchoy
Growing-up Unfortunate: War and Human Capital in Ethiopia pp. 474-489 Downloads
Samuel G. Weldeegzie
The ENSO Effect and Asymmetries in Wheat Price Dynamics pp. 490-502 Downloads
David Ubilava
Economic Institutions and Comparative Economic Development: A Post-Colonial Perspective pp. 503-519 Downloads
Daniel L. Bennett, Hugo J. Faria, James D. Gwartney and Daniel R. Morales
Evidence from Lagos on Discrimination across Ethnic and Class Identities in Informal Trade pp. 520-528 Downloads
Shelby Grossman and Dan Honig
Are “New” Donors Challenging World Bank Conditionality? pp. 529-549 Downloads
Diego Hernandez
The Political Economy of Primary Education: Lessons from Rwanda pp. 550-561 Downloads
Timothy P. Williams
Do Economic Problems at Home Undermine Worker Safety Abroad?: A Panel Study, 1980–2009 pp. 562-577 Downloads
Sijeong Lim and Aseem Prakash
Comparative Advantage in Demand and the Development of Rice Value Chains in West Africa pp. 578-590 Downloads
Matty Demont, Rose Fiamohe and A. Thierry Kinkpé
The Impact of Regional and Institutional Factors on Labor Productive Performance—Evidence from the Township and Village Enterprise Sector in China pp. 591-598 Downloads
Lucy Zheng, Michael Enowbi Batuo and David Shepherd

Volume 95, issue C, 2017

Tracing the Causal Loops Through Local Perceptions of Rural Road Impacts in Ethiopia pp. 1-14 Downloads
Crelis F. Rammelt and Maggi W.H. Leung
Estimating Smallholder Opportunity Costs of REDD+: A Pantropical Analysis from Households to Carbon and Back pp. 15-26 Downloads
Amy Ickowitz, Erin Sills and Claudio de Sassi
Political Effects of Welfare Pluralism: Comparative Evidence from Argentina and Chile pp. 27-42 Downloads
Mikael Wigell
Assets, Agency and Legitimacy: Towards a Relational Understanding of Gender Equality Policy and Practice pp. 43-54 Downloads
Nitya Rao
Cash for Women’s Empowerment? A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Government of Zambia’s Child Grant Program pp. 55-72 Downloads
Juan Bonilla, Rosa Castro Zarzur, Sudhanshu Handa, Claire Nowlin, Amber Peterman, Hannah Ring and David Seidenfeld
Contract-farming in Staple Food Chains: The Case of Rice in Benin pp. 73-87 Downloads
Miet Maertens and Katrien Vande Velde
What Determines Access to Piped Water in Rural Areas? Evidence from Small-Scale Supply Systems in Rural Brazil pp. 88-110 Downloads
Julia Alexa Barde
Who Are the Global Top 1%? pp. 111-126 Downloads
Sudhir Anand and Paul Segal
Oil Palm Boom, Contract Farming, and Rural Economic Development: Village-Level Evidence from Indonesia pp. 127-140 Downloads
Marcel Gatto, Meike Wollni, Rosyani Asnawi and Matin Qaim
Measuring and Explaining Cross-Country Immigration Policies pp. 141-163 Downloads
Glenn Rayp, Ilse Ruyssen and Samuel Standaert
Racing to the Bottom or to the Top? Decentralization, Revenue Pressures, and Governance Reform in China pp. 164-176 Downloads
Denise van der Kamp, Peter Lorentzen and Daniel Mattingly
Distributional Effects of Growth and Public Expenditures in Africa: Estimates for Tanzania and Rwanda pp. 177-195 Downloads
Miguel Almanzar and Maximo Torero
Return Migration and Economic Outcomes in the Conflict Context pp. 196-210 Downloads
Sonja Fransen, Isabel Ruiz and Carlos Vargas-Silva
Resources and Intimate Partner Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 211-230 Downloads
Sara Cools and Andreas Kotsadam
What’s So Spatial about Diversification in Nigeria? pp. 231-253 Downloads
Paul Corral Rodas and Natalia Radchenko
Promoting Democracy in Fragile States: Field Experimental Evidence from Liberia pp. 254-267 Downloads
Eric Mvukiyehe and Cyrus Samii
Do Different Implementing Partnerships Lead to Different Project Outcomes? Evidence from the World Bank Project-Level Evaluation Data pp. 268-284 Downloads
Wonkyu Shin, Youngwan Kim and Hyuk-Sang Sohn
Ethnic Diversity and Poverty pp. 285-302 Downloads
Sefa Awaworyi Churchill and Russell Smyth
Children’s Diets, Nutrition Knowledge, and Access to Markets pp. 303-315 Downloads
Kalle Hirvonen, John Hoddinott, Bart Minten and David Stifel
Irrigation as a Historical Determinant of Social Capital in India? A Large-Scale Survey Analysis pp. 316-333 Downloads
Tillmann von Carnap
Economic Life in Refugee Camps pp. 334-347 Downloads
Mohamad Alloush, J. Edward Taylor, Anubhab Gupta, Ruben Irvin Rojas Valdes and Ernesto Gonzalez-Estrada
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