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Volume 78, issue C, 2016

Oil and Civil Conflict: Can Public Spending Have a Mitigation Effect? pp. 1-12 Downloads
Cristina Bodea, Masaaki Higashijima and Raju Singh
Potential Links Between Certified Organic Coffee and Deforestation in a Protected Area in Chiapas, Mexico pp. 13-21 Downloads
Matthew Jurjonas, Katie Crossman, Jennifer Solomon and Walter Lopez Baez
Mining away the Preston curve pp. 22-36 Downloads
Ryan Edwards
Too Certain to Invest? Public Safety Nets and Insurance Markets in Ethiopia pp. 37-51 Downloads
Maya Joan Duru
Institutional Change in Value Chains: Evidence from Tea in Nepal pp. 52-65 Downloads
Sarah Mohan
To Lobby or to Partner? Investigating the Shifting Political Strategies of Biopharmaceutical Industry Associations in Innovation Systems of South Africa and India pp. 66-79 Downloads
Theo Papaioannou, Andrew Watkins, Julius Mugwagwa and Dinar Kale
Natural Resource Use, Incomes, and Poverty Along the Rural–Urban Continuum of Two Medium-Sized, South African Towns pp. 80-93 Downloads
Catherine D. Ward and Charlie M. Shackleton
Theorizing the Land–Violent Conflict Nexus pp. 94-104 Downloads
Mathijs Van Leeuwen and Gemma Van Der Haar
Does Community-Driven Development Improve Inclusiveness in Peasant Organizations? – Evidence from Senegal pp. 105-124 Downloads
Jean-Louis Arcand and Natascha Wagner
Oil Extraction and Indigenous Livelihoods in the Northern Ecuadorian Amazon pp. 125-135 Downloads
Matthew Bozigar, Clark L. Gray and Richard E. Bilsborrow
Re-Thinking the Child Labor “Problem” in Rural sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Sierra Leone’s Half Shovels pp. 136-147 Downloads
Roy Maconachie and Gavin Hilson
“Fire in Cairo”: Authoritarian–Redistributive Social Contracts, Structural Change, and the Arab Spring pp. 148-171 Downloads
Eric Rougier
Barriers to Prosperity: Parasitic and Infectious Diseases, IQ, and Economic Development pp. 172-187 Downloads
Jakob Madsen
Understanding the Evidence Base for Poverty–Environment Relationships using Remotely Sensed Satellite Data: An Example from Assam, India pp. 188-203 Downloads
Gary R. Watmough, Peter M. Atkinson, Arupjyoti Saikia and Craig W. Hutton
Green Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa: Implications of Imposed Innovation for the Wellbeing of Rural Smallholders pp. 204-218 Downloads
Neil Dawson, Adrian Martin and Thomas Sikor
Tenure Insecurity and Investment in Soil Conservation. Evidence from Malawi pp. 219-229 Downloads
Stefania Lovo
Aid, Infrastructure, and FDI: Assessing the Transmission Channel with a New Index of Infrastructure pp. 230-245 Downloads
Julian Donaubauer, Birgit Meyer and Peter Nunnenkamp
Ecosystem Services and REDD: Estimating the Benefits of Non-Carbon Services in Worldwide Forests pp. 246-261 Downloads
Elena Ojea, Maria Loureiro, Maria Alló and Melina Barrio
Their Suffering, Our Burden? How Congolese Refugees Affect the Ugandan Population pp. 262-287 Downloads
Merle Kreibaum
Effects of Protected Areas on Forest Cover Change and Local Communities: Evidence from the Peruvian Amazon pp. 288-307 Downloads
Juan Jose Miranda, Leonardo Corral, Allen Blackman, Gregory Asner and Eirivelthon Lima
Ethnic Heterogeneity and Public Goods Provision in Zambia: Evidence of a Subnational “Diversity Dividend” pp. 308-323 Downloads
Rachel M. Gisselquist, Stefan Leiderer and Miguel Niño-Zarazúa
Experimental Evidence on the Drivers of Index-Based Livestock Insurance Demand in Southern Ethiopia pp. 324-340 Downloads
Kazushi Takahashi, Munenobu Ikegami, Megan Sheahan and Christopher Barrett
Effects of FDI Flows on Institutional Development: Does It Matter Where the Investors are from? pp. 341-359 Downloads
Firat Demir
Does Women’s Land Ownership Promote Their Empowerment? Empirical Evidence from Nepal pp. 360-371 Downloads
Khushbu Mishra and Abdoul G. Sam
The Missing Link Between Parents’ Preferences and Daughters’ Survival: The Moderator Effect of Societal Discrimination pp. 372-385 Downloads
Rebeca Echávarri and Javier Husillos
A Meta-Analytic Reassessment of the Effects of Inequality on Growth pp. 386-400 Downloads
Pedro Cunha Neves, Óscar Afonso and Sandra Tavares Silva
The Determinants of Social Conflict in the Latin American Mining Sector: New Evidence with Quantitative Data pp. 401-419 Downloads
Paul Alexander Haslam and Nasser Ary Tanimoune
Marginality as a Root Cause of Poverty: Identifying Marginality Hotspots in Ethiopia pp. 420-435 Downloads
Christine Husmann
Do Female Instructors Reduce Gender Bias in Diffusion of Sustainable Land Management Techniques? Experimental Evidence From Mozambique pp. 436-449 Downloads
Florence Kondylis, Valerie Mueller, Glenn Sheriff and Siyao Zhu
The Failures of Privatization: A Comparative Investigation of Tuberculosis Rates and the Structure of Healthcare in Less-Developed Nations, 1995–2010 pp. 450-460 Downloads
Kelly F. Austin, Cristina DeScisciolo and Lene Samuelsen
Informality, property rights, and poverty in China’s “favelas” pp. 461-476 Downloads
Chris Webster, Fulong Wu, Fangzhu Zhang and Chinmoy Sarkar
Votes and Regional Economic Growth: Evidence from Turkey pp. 477-495 Downloads
Davide Luca
Preschool Education in Brazil: Does Public Supply Crowd Out Private Enrollment? pp. 496-510 Downloads
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
Catalyzing Aid? The IMF and Donor Behavior in Aid Allocation pp. 511-528 Downloads
Thomas H. Stubbs, Alexander E. Kentikelenis and Lawrence P. King
Defining a Global Urban Development Agenda pp. 529-540 Downloads
Susan Parnell
Transient Poverty, Poverty Dynamics, and Vulnerability to Poverty: An Empirical Analysis Using a Balanced Panel from Rural China pp. 541-553 Downloads
Patrick Ward
What We Miss By Missing Data: Aid Effectiveness Revisited pp. 554-571 Downloads
Anja Breitwieser and Katharina Wick
Networks of Rural Producer Organizations in Uganda: What Can be Done to Make Them Work Better? pp. 572-586 Downloads
Evgeny Latynskiy and Thomas Berger
Has the Internet Fostered Inclusive Innovation in the Developing World? pp. 587-609 Downloads
Caroline Paunov and Valentina Rollo

Volume 77, issue C, 2016

The Road to Specialization in Agricultural Production: Evidence from Rural China pp. 1-16 Downloads
Yu Qin and Xiaobo Zhang
How Does the Choice of the Gender Indicator Affect the Analysis of Gender Differences in Agricultural Productivity? Evidence from Uganda pp. 17-33 Downloads
Ana Paula de la O Campos, Katia Covarrubias and Alberto Prieto Patron
Building Participatory Organizations for Common Pool Resource Management: Water User Group Promotion in Indonesia pp. 34-47 Downloads
Jacob I. Ricks
Environmental and Social Impacts of Hydroelectric Dams in Brazilian Amazonia: Implications for the Aluminum Industry pp. 48-65 Downloads
Philip Fearnside
Public Opinion and Foreign Aid Cuts in Economic Crises pp. 66-79 Downloads
Tobias Heinrich, Yoshiharu Kobayashi and Kristin A. Bryant
Remittances and the Use of Formal and Informal Financial Services pp. 80-98 Downloads
Christian Ambrosius and Alfredo Cuecuecha
Milk in the Data: Food Security Impacts from a Livestock Field Experiment in Zambia pp. 99-114 Downloads
Margaret Jodlowski, Alex Winter-Nelson, Kathy Baylis and Peter D. Goldsmith
Estimating Price Discounts for Low-Quality Maize in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Benin pp. 115-128 Downloads
Didier Kadjo, Jacob Ricker-Gilbert and Corinne Alexander
Trade, Institution Quality and Income Inequality pp. 129-142 Downloads
Faqin Lin and Dahai Fu
Rules and Exceptions: Regulatory Challenges to Private Tree Felling in Northern India pp. 143-153 Downloads
Pushpendra Rana and Ashwini Chhatre
Authoritarian Survival and Poverty Traps: Land Reform in Mexico pp. 154-170 Downloads
Michael Albertus, Alberto Diaz-Cayeros, Beatriz Magaloni and Barry Weingast
Declining Nutrient Intake in a Growing China: Does Household Heterogeneity Matter? pp. 171-191 Downloads
Jing You, Katsushi Imai and Raghav Gaiha
Is Co-Invention Expediting Technological Catch Up? A Study of Collaboration between Emerging Country Firms and EU Inventors pp. 192-205 Downloads
Elisa Giuliani, Arianna Martinelli and Roberta Rabellotti
Organic Agriculture and Fair Trade: A Happy Marriage? A Case Study of Certified Smallholder Black Pepper Farmers in India pp. 206-220 Downloads
Priyanka Parvathi and Hermann Waibel
The Welfare Effects of Trade in Phytomedicines: A Multi-Disciplinary Analysis of Turmeric Production pp. 221-230 Downloads
Anthony Booker, Deborah Johnston and Michael Heinrich
Micro-Incentives and Municipal Behavior: Political Decentralization and Fiscal Federalism in Argentina and Mexico pp. 231-248 Downloads
Heidi Smith and Keith D. Revell
The Politics of Indigenous Participation Through “Free Prior Informed Consent”: Reflections from the Bolivian Case pp. 249-261 Downloads
Lorenza B. Fontana and Jean Grugel
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Development: Accounting for Local Costs and Noisy Impacts pp. 262-276 Downloads
David Evans and Anna Popova
The Ambivalent Impact of Coffee Certification on Farmers’ Welfare: A Matched Panel Approach for Cooperatives in Central Kenya pp. 277-292 Downloads
Bart van Rijsbergen, Willem Elbers, Ruerd Ruben and Samuel N. Njuguna
Establishing Local Government in Fragile States: Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan pp. 293-310 Downloads
Torsten Jochem, Ilia Murtazashvili and Jennifer Murtazashvili
Entrepreneurship Education and Entry into Self-Employment Among University Graduates pp. 311-327 Downloads
Patrick Premand, Stefanie Brodmann, Rita Almeida, Rebekka Grun and Mahdi Barouni
How Investor Portfolios Shape Regulatory Outcomes: Privatized Infrastructure After Crises pp. 328-345 Downloads
Alison E. Post and María Victoria Murillo
A CGE Analysis of the Impact of Foreign Direct Investment and Tariff Reform on Female and Male Workers in Tanzania pp. 346-366 Downloads
María Latorre
Beyond Property: Co-Management and Pastoral Resource Access in Mongolia pp. 367-379 Downloads
Sandagsuren Undargaa and John F. McCarthy
Does Microcredit Increase Household Welfare in the Absence of Microinsurance? pp. 380-394 Downloads
Joseph Oscar Akotey and Charles Adjasi
Public Procurement and Rent-Seeking: The Case of Paraguay pp. 395-407 Downloads
Emmanuelle Auriol, Stephane Straub and Thomas Flochel
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