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World Development

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Volume 69, issue C, 2015

Assessing Foreign Aid’s Long-Run Contribution to Growth and Development pp. 6-18 Downloads
Channing Arndt, Sam Jones and Finn Tarp
Aid and Income: Another Time-series Perspective pp. 19-30 Downloads
Matthijs Lof, Tseday Mekasha and Finn Tarp
Aid Supplies Over Time: Addressing Heterogeneity, Trends, and Dynamics pp. 31-43 Downloads
Sam Jones
Business Cycle Fluctuations, Large Macroeconomic Shocks, and Development Aid pp. 44-61 Downloads
Era Dabla-Norris, Camelia Minoiu and Luis-Felipe Zanna
Consequences of Aid Volatility for Macroeconomic Management and Aid Effectiveness pp. 62-74 Downloads
John Hudson
International Coordination and the Effectiveness of Aid pp. 75-85 Downloads
Arne Bigsten and Sven Tengstam
The Hard Challenge of Aid Coordination pp. 86-97 Downloads
François Bourguignon and Jean-Philippe Platteau
Aid and Government Fiscal Behavior: Assessing Recent Evidence pp. 98-105 Downloads
Oliver Morrissey
Fiscal Composition and Aid Effectiveness: A Political Economy Model pp. 106-115 Downloads
Paul Mosley
Policy Responses to Aid Surges in Countries with Limited International Capital Mobility: The Role of the Exchange Rate Regime pp. 116-129 Downloads
Andrew Berg, Rafael Portillo and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Volume 68, issue C, 2015

Socio-Economic Impacts of JEEViKA: A Large-Scale Self-Help Group Project in Bihar, India pp. 1-18 Downloads
Upamanyu Datta
Diversification and Labor Market Effects of the Mexican Coffee Crisis pp. 19-29 Downloads
Benigno Rodríguez Padrón and Kees Burger
Measuring Microfinance: Assessing the Conflict between Practitioners and Researchers with Evidence from Nepal pp. 30-47 Downloads
Ram Rajbanshi, Meng Huang and Bruce Wydick
Lessons from the Dzud: Community-Based Rangeland Management Increases the Adaptive Capacity of Mongolian Herders to Winter Disasters pp. 48-65 Downloads
María E. Fernández-Giménez, Baival Batkhishig, Batjav Batbuyan and Tungalag Ulambayar
Is the Relationship Between Financial Development and Economic Growth Monotonic? Evidence from a Sample of Middle-Income Countries pp. 66-81 Downloads
Nahla Samargandi, Jan Fidrmuc and Sugata Ghosh
Fuelling Calorie Intake Decline: Household-Level Evidence from Rural India pp. 82-95 Downloads
Amit Basole and Deepankar Basu
The Political Economy of the Maoist Conflict in India: An Empirical Analysis pp. 96-123 Downloads
Joseph Gomes
The Schubert Effect: When Flourishing Businesses Crowd Out Human Capital pp. 124-135 Downloads
Guido Friebel, Jibirila Leinyuy and Paul Seabright
Aspects of Moral Change in India, 1990–2006: Evidence from Public Attitudes toward Tax Evasion and Bribery pp. 136-148 Downloads
M. Najeeb Shafiq
Acting on Climate Finance Pledges: Inter-Agency Dynamics and Relationships with Aid in Contributor States pp. 149-162 Downloads
Jonathan Pickering, Jakob Skovgaard, Soyeun Kim, J. Timmons Roberts, David Rossati, Martin Stadelmann and Hendrikje Reich
Bentham or Aristotle in the Development Process? An Empirical Investigation of Capabilities and Subjective Well-Being pp. 163-179 Downloads
Carol Graham and Milena Nikolova
Reducing Child Undernutrition: Past Drivers and Priorities for the Post-MDG Era pp. 180-204 Downloads
Lisa C. Smith and Lawrence Haddad
Living Institutions: Sharing and Sanctioning Water among Pastoralists in Namibia pp. 205-214 Downloads
Michael Schnegg and Theresa Linke
Returns to Physical Capital in Ethiopia: Comparative Analysis of Formal and Informal Firms pp. 215-229 Downloads
Eyerusalem Siba
Political Settlements and Productive Sector Policies: Understanding Sector Differences in Uganda pp. 230-241 Downloads
Anne Mette KjÆr
Realizing the Right to Sanitation in Deprived Urban Communities: Meeting the Challenges of Collective Action, Coproduction, Affordability, and Housing Tenure pp. 242-253 Downloads
Gordon McGranahan
Market Access Conditions and Sub-Saharan Africa’s Exports Diversification pp. 254-263 Downloads
Alessandro Nicita and Valentina Rollo
Government Policy Responses to Financial Crises: Identifying Patterns and Policy Origins in Developing Countries pp. 264-281 Downloads
Eunyoung Ha and Myung-koo Kang
Lessons from Systematic Evaluation of Land Administration Systems. The Case of Amhara National Regional State of Ethiopia pp. 282-295 Downloads
Gebeyehu Belay Shibeshi, Helmut Fuchs and Reinfried Mansberger
Mobile Phones and Farmers’ Marketing Decisions in Ethiopia pp. 296-307 Downloads
Getaw Tadesse and Godfrey Bahiigwa
Does Money Buy Credit? Firm-Level Evidence on Bribery and Bank Debt pp. 308-322 Downloads
Zuzana Fungáčová, Anna Kochanova and Laurent Weill
Did Aid Promote Democracy in Africa? The Role of Technical Assistance in Africa’s Transitions pp. 323-335 Downloads
Clark C. Gibson, Barak D. Hoffman and Ryan S. Jablonski
What Impact Does Microfinance Have on Rural Livelihood? A Comparison of Governmental and Non-Governmental Microfinance Programs in Bangladesh pp. 336-354 Downloads
Mohummed Shofi Ullah Mazumder and Wencong Lu

Volume 67, issue C, 2015

Unintended Consequences of Community-Based Monitoring Systems: Lessons from an HIV Prevention Intervention for Sex Workers in South India pp. 1-10 Downloads
Monica R. Biradavolu, Kim M. Blankenship, Annie George and Nimesh Dhungana
Skills and Youth Entrepreneurship in Africa: Analysis with Evidence from Swaziland pp. 11-26 Downloads
Zuzana Brixiová, Mthuli Ncube and Zorobabel Bicaba
Effect of Certified Organic Production Systems on Poverty among Smallholder Farmers: Empirical Evidence from Kenya pp. 27-37 Downloads
Oscar I. Ayuya, Eric O. Gido, Hillary K. Bett, Job K. Lagat, Alexander K. Kahi and Siegfried Bauer
Finance and Growth for Microenterprises: Evidence from Rural China pp. 38-56 Downloads
Thorsten Beck, Liping Lu and Rudai Yang
Workfare as an Effective Way to Fight Poverty: The Case of India’s NREGS pp. 57-71 Downloads
Shamika Ravi and Monika Engler
India’s Struggle Against Malnutrition—Is the ICDS Program the Answer? pp. 72-89 Downloads
Monica Jain
Bread, Justice, or Opportunity? The Determinants of the Arab Awakening Protests pp. 90-100 Downloads
Matthew Costello, J. Craig Jenkins and Hassan Aly
Financial Literacy among Working Young in Urban India pp. 101-109 Downloads
Sobhesh Kumar Agarwalla, Samir K. Barua, Joshy Jacob and Jayanth Varma
Does Commercial Microfinance Belong to the Financial Sector? Lessons from the Stock Market pp. 110-125 Downloads
Marie Brière and Ariane Szafarz
Redesigning the Indian Food Security System through E-Governance: The Case of Kerala pp. 126-137 Downloads
Silvia Masiero
The Unintended Consequence of an Export Ban: Evidence from Benin’s Shrimp Sector pp. 138-150 Downloads
Romain Houssa and Marijke Verpoorten
Fair Enough? Food Security and the International Trade of Seafood pp. 151-160 Downloads
Frank Asche, Marc Bellemare, Cathy Roheim, Martin D. Smith and Sigbjørn Tveteras
When Assets are Vulnerabilities: An Assessment of Informal Recyclers’ Livelihood Strategies in Buenos Aires, Argentina pp. 161-173 Downloads
Kate Parizeau
Revisiting the Modernization Hypothesis: Longevity and Democracy pp. 174-185 Downloads
Joannes Jacobsen
International Comovement of Economic Fluctuations: A Spatial Analysis pp. 186-201 Downloads
Miao Wang, M.C. Sunny Wong and Jim Granato
Does Political Activism and Affiliation Affect Allocation of Benefits in the Rural Employment Guarantee Program: Evidence from West Bengal, India pp. 202-217 Downloads
Upasak Das
The Impact of Income and Non-Income Shocks on Child Labor: Evidence from a Panel Survey of Tanzania pp. 218-237 Downloads
Amarakoon Bandara, Rajeev Dehejia and Shaheen Lavie-Rouse
Technological Change, Skill Demand, and Wage Inequality: Evidence from Indonesia pp. 238-250 Downloads
Jong-Wha Lee and Dainn Wie
Mobilization, Participatory Planning Institutions, and Elite Capture: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural Kenya pp. 251-266 Downloads
Ryan Sheely
Social Preferences and Agricultural Innovation: An Experimental Case Study from Ethiopia pp. 267-280 Downloads
Bereket Kebede and Daniel Zizzo
Aid Externalities: Evidence from PEPFAR in Africa pp. 281-294 Downloads
Melissa M. Lee and Melina Platas Izama
Revenue Substitution? How Foreign Aid Inflows Moderate the Effect of Bilateral Trade Pressures on Labor Rights pp. 295-309 Downloads
Sijeong Lim, Layna Mosley and Aseem Prakash
Reversing the Brain Drain: Is it Beneficial? pp. 310-322 Downloads
Syed Hussain
Fiscal Contracting in Latin America pp. 323-335 Downloads
Richard Bird and Eric M. Zolt
Yield Gap-Based Poverty Gaps in Rural Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 336-362 Downloads
Fred M. Dzanku, Magnus Jirström and Håkan Marstorp
Only Mine or All Ours: Do Stronger Entitlements Affect Altruistic Choices in the Household pp. 363-375 Downloads
Utteeyo Dasgupta and Subha Mani
Ethnic Diversity and Social Capital in Indonesia pp. 376-395 Downloads
Dimitris Mavridis
Intergenerational Earnings Mobility and Equality of Opportunity in South Africa pp. 396-405 Downloads
Patrizio Piraino
Policy Reform toward Gender Equality in Ethiopia: Little by Little the Egg Begins to Walk pp. 406-423 Downloads
Neha Kumar and Agnes Quisumbing
Female Labor Force Participation and Household Dependence on Biomass Energy: Evidence from National Longitudinal Data pp. 424-437 Downloads
Paul Burke and Guy Dundas
The Effect of Hydro-Meteorological Emergencies on Internal Migration pp. 438-448 Downloads
Juan Robalino, José Jimenez and Adriana Chacón
Decentralization, Institutional Ambiguity, and Mineral Resource Conflict in Mindanao, Philippines pp. 449-460 Downloads
Boris Verbrugge
The Effects of Rwanda’s Biogas Program on Energy Expenditure and Fuel Use pp. 461-474 Downloads
Arjun Bedi, Lorenzo Pellegrini and Luca Tasciotti
The Dynamics of Co-Management and Social Capital in Protected Area Management—The Cardoso Island State Park in Brazil pp. 475-489 Downloads
Karla Sessin-Dilascio, Katrin Prager, Katherine N. Irvine and Paulo Antonio de Almeida Sinisgalli
Does Poverty Trap Rural Malagasy Households? pp. 490-505 Downloads
Anne-Claire Thomas and Frédéric Gaspart
Human Capital, Discrimination, and the Gender Wage Gap in Bangladesh pp. 506-524 Downloads
Salma Ahmed and Mark McGillivray
Farming or Fighting? Agricultural Price Shocks and Civil War in Africa pp. 525-534 Downloads
Hanne Fjelde
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