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World Development

1973 - 2017

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Volume 97, issue C, 2017

Financial Inclusion, Bank Concentration, and Firm Performance pp. 1-13 Downloads
Lisa Chauvet and Luc Jacolin
Aiming for a Moving Target: The Dynamics of Household Electricity Connections in a Developing Context pp. 14-26 Downloads
Tom Harris, Mark Collinson and Martin Wittenberg
Collective Property Leads to Household Investments: Lessons From Land Titling in Afro-Colombian Communities pp. 27-48 Downloads
Ximena Peña, María Alejandra Vélez, Juan-Camilo Cardenas, Natalia Perdomo and Camilo Matajira
Aspirations and the Role of Social Protection: Evidence from a Natural Disaster in Rural Pakistan pp. 49-66 Downloads
Katrina Kosec and Cecilia Hyunjung Mo
Conflict and Collisions in Sub-Saharan African Urban Definitions: Interpreting Recent Urbanization Data From Kenya pp. 67-78 Downloads
Deborah Potts
Spillover Effects of International Standards: Working Conditions in the Vietnamese SMEs pp. 79-101 Downloads
Neda Trifković
Rags and Riches: Relative Prices, Non-Homothetic Preferences, and Inequality in India pp. 102-121 Downloads
Ingvild Almås and Anders Kjelsrud
Understanding the Process of Community Capacity-Building: A Case Study of Two Programs in Yunnan Province, China pp. 122-137 Downloads
Juan M. Moreno, Lori M. Noguchi and Marie K. Harder
Risk Perception in a Multi-Hazard Environment pp. 138-152 Downloads
Kira A. Sullivan-Wiley and Anne G. Short Gianotti
What Can the Capabilities Approach Learn from an Ubuntu Ethic? A Relational Approach to Development Theory pp. 153-164 Downloads
Nimi Hoffmann and Thaddeus Metz
Obstacles to Takeup: Ecuador's Conditional Cash Transfer Program, The Bono de Desarrollo Humano pp. 165-177 Downloads
Chloe S. Rinehart and James W. McGuire
The Uneven Effect of Financial Constraints: Size, Public Ownership, and Firm Investment in Ethiopia pp. 178-198 Downloads
Addisu A. Lashitew
Agrarian Extractivism in Bolivia pp. 199-211 Downloads
Ben M. McKay
Squaring the Circle: Reconciling the Need for Rigor with the Reality on the Ground in Resilience Impact Assessment pp. 212-231 Downloads
Christophe Béné, Fahim S. Chowdhury, Mamun Rashid, Sabbir A. Dhali and Ferdous Jahan
Aid Dispersion: Measurement in Principle and Practice pp. 232-250 Downloads
Cathrin Fløgstad and Rune Jansen Hagen
Productivity and Welfare Effects of Nigeria's e-Voucher-Based Input Subsidy Program pp. 251-265 Downloads
Tesfamicheal Wossen, Tahirou Abdoulaye, Arega Alene, Shiferaw Feleke, Jacob Ricker-Gilbert, Victor Manyong and Bola Amoke Awotide
Livelihood Strategies and Dynamics in Rural Cambodia pp. 266-278 Downloads
Xi Jiao, Mariève Pouliot and Solomon Zena Walelign
Market Accessibility and Economic Growth: Insights from a New Dimension of Inequality pp. 279-297 Downloads
Jacob Hochard and Edward Barbier
Do Development Interventions Confer Adaptive Capacity? Insights from Rural India pp. 298-312 Downloads
Unmesh Patnaik and Prasun Kumar Das
Wage Structure and Gender Earnings Differentials in China and India pp. 313-329 Downloads
Jong-Wha Lee and Dainn Wie
Small Firms, large Impact? A systematic review of the SME Finance Literature pp. 330-348 Downloads
Renate Kersten, Job Harms, Kellie Liket and Karen Maas

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 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 Nguyen, Tom Kompas, Trevor Breusch and Michael 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 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
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 Batuo and David Shepherd
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