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World Development

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Volume 72, issue C, 2015

The Rising Resilience of Emerging Market and Developing Economies pp. 1-26 Downloads
Abdul Abiad, John Bluedorn, Jaime Guajardo and Petia Topalova
Intimate Partner Violence and HIV Infection in sub-Saharan Africa pp. 27-42 Downloads
Dick Durevall and Annika Lindskog
Small Farmers in High-Value Chains: Binding or Relaxing Constraints to Inclusive Growth? pp. 43-52 Downloads
Roehlano Briones
The Welfare Impact of Land Redistribution: Evidence from a Quasi-Experimental Initiative in Malawi pp. 53-69 Downloads
Mariapia Mendola and Franklin Simtowe
Assessing the Impact of Crop Diversification on Farm Poverty in India pp. 70-92 Downloads
Pratap Birthal, Devesh Roy and Digvijay S. Negi
Multidimensional Poverty Reduction in India between 1999 and 2006: Where and How? pp. 93-108 Downloads
Sabina Alkire and Suman Seth
Economic Freedom and Productivity Growth in Resource-rich Economies pp. 109-126 Downloads
Minoo Farhadi, Md. Islam and Solmaz Moslehi
Building Capacity, Building Rights? State Capacity and Labor Rights in Developing Countries pp. 127-139 Downloads
Daniel Berliner, Anne Greenleaf, Milli Lake and Jennifer Noveck
Reviewing Composite Vulnerability and Resilience Indexes: A Sustainable Approach and Application pp. 140-162 Downloads
Valérie Angeon and Samuel Bates
Gender, Entrepreneurship, and the Formal–Informal Dilemma: Evidence from Indonesia pp. 163-174 Downloads
Laura G. Babbitt, Drusilla Brown and Nimah Mazaheri
Impacts of Large-scale Land Investments on Income, Prices, and Employment: Empirical Analyses in Ethiopia pp. 175-190 Downloads
Philipp Baumgartner, Joachim von Braun, Degnet Abebaw Ejigie and Marc Müller
Minding Weber More Than Ever? The Impacts of State Capacity and Bureaucratic Autonomy on Development Goals pp. 191-207 Downloads
Luciana Cingolani, Kaj Thomsson and Denis de Crombrugghe
Aspiration Failure: A Poverty Trap for Indigenous Children in Peru? pp. 208-223 Downloads
Laure Pasquier-Doumer and Fiorella Risso Brandon
Always Vote for Principle, Though You May Vote Alone: Explaining United States Political Support for Multilateral Development Loans pp. 224-239 Downloads
Jonathan R. Strand and Tina M. Zappile
South–South Migration and Discrimination Against Women in Social Institutions: A Two-way Relationship pp. 240-254 Downloads
Gaëlle Ferrant and Michele Tuccio
Sickness and Death: Economic Consequences and Coping Strategies of the Urban Poor in Bangladesh pp. 255-266 Downloads
Farid Khan, Arjun S. Bedi and Robert Sparrow
Traditional Wealth, Modern Goods, and Demographic Behavior in Rural Senegal pp. 267-276 Downloads
Michel Garenne
Stopped in the Name of the Law: Administrative Burden and its Implications for Cash Transfer Program Effectiveness pp. 277-295 Downloads
Carolyn Heinrich and Robert Brill
Return to Education for China’s Return Migrant Entrepreneurs pp. 296-307 Downloads
Feng Hu
Poverty–Food Security Nexus: Evidence from a Survey of Urban Slum Dwellers in Kolkata pp. 308-325 Downloads
Chandana Maitra and D.S. Prasada Rao
Gender Preferences in Africa: A Comparative Analysis of Fertility Choices pp. 326-345 Downloads
Pauline Rossi and Léa Rouanet
Social Accountability: What Does the Evidence Really Say? pp. 346-361 Downloads
Jonathan A. Fox
Gender, Geography, and Generations: Intergenerational Educational Mobility in Post-Reform India pp. 362-380 Downloads
M. Shahe Emran and Forhad Shilpi
Living Care-Fully: The Potential for an Ethics of Care in Livelihoods Approaches pp. 381-393 Downloads
Kelsey B. Hanrahan
Impacts of Supermarkets on Farm Household Nutrition in Kenya pp. 394-407 Downloads
Christine G.K. Chege, Camilla I.M. Andersson and Matin Qaim
Benefit Sharing Among Local Resource Users: The Role of Property Rights pp. 408-418 Downloads
Nichole Torpey-Saboe, Krister Andersson, Esther Mwangi, Lauren Persha, Carl Salk and Glenn Wright
Poorer Countries and the Environment: Friends or Foes? pp. 419-431 Downloads
Robin Broad and John Cavanagh
The Effect of Drought on Health Outcomes and Health Expenditures in Rural Vietnam pp. 432-448 Downloads
Steffen Lohmann and Tobias Lechtenfeld

Volume 71, issue C, 2015

Measuring Exposure to Downside Risk with an Application to Thailand and Vietnam pp. 4-24 Downloads
Felix Povel
Non-Sampling Error and Data Quality: What Can We Learn from Surveys to Collect Data for Vulnerability Measurements? pp. 25-35 Downloads
Tung Phung, B. Hardeweg, S. Praneetvatakul and H. Waibel
A Feminization of Vulnerability? Female Headship, Poverty, and Vulnerability in Thailand and Vietnam pp. 36-53 Downloads
Stephan Klasen, Tobias Lechtenfeld and Felix Povel
Shocks, Individual Risk Attitude, and Vulnerability to Poverty among Rural Households in Thailand and Vietnam pp. 54-78 Downloads
Oliver Gloede, Lukas Menkhoff and Hermann Waibel
Rural–Urban Migration, Household Vulnerability, and Welfare in Vietnam pp. 79-93 Downloads
Loc Duc Nguyen, Katharina Raabe and Ulrike Grote
Determinants and Consequences of Internal Return Migration in Thailand and Vietnam pp. 94-106 Downloads
Vera Junge, Javier Revilla Diez and Ludwig Schätzl
Property Rights and Consumption Volatility: Evidence from a Land Reform in Vietnam pp. 107-130 Downloads
Niels Kemper, Luu Viet Ha and Rainer Klump

Volume 70, issue C, 2015

“Show me the Numbers”: Examining the Dynamics Between Evaluation and Government Performance in Developing Countries pp. 1-12 Downloads
Lesli Hoey
Revealed Corruption, Taxation, and Fiscal Accountability: Evidence from Brazil pp. 13-27 Downloads
Jeffrey F. Timmons and Francisco Garfias
Practice What You Preach: Microfinance Business Models and Operational Efficiency pp. 28-42 Downloads
J. Bos and Matteo Millone
Institutional Voids or Organizational Resilience? Business Groups, Innovation, and Market Development in Latin America pp. 43-58 Downloads
Fulvio Castellacci
Natural Disasters, Household Welfare, and Resilience: Evidence from Rural Vietnam pp. 59-77 Downloads
Mohamed Arouri, Cuong Nguyen and Adel Ben Youssef
Correlates of Maize Land and Livelihood Change Among Maize Farming Households in Mexico pp. 78-91 Downloads
Hallie Eakin, Kirsten Appendini, Stuart Sweeney and Hugo Perales
The Intrinsic Value of Agency: The Case of Indonesia pp. 92-107 Downloads
Antonia Fernandez, Marina Della Giusta and Uma Kambhampati
Entrepreneurship and the Allocation of Government Spending Under Imperfect Markets pp. 108-121 Downloads
Asif Islam
Gender, Agrobiodiversity, and Climate Change: A Study of Adaptation Practices in the Nepal Himalayas pp. 122-132 Downloads
Basundhara Bhattarai, Ruth Beilin and Rebecca Ford
How Urban Segregation Distorts Chinese Migrants’ Consumption? pp. 133-146 Downloads
Binkai Chen, Ming Lu and Ninghua Zhong
The Sloping Land Conversion Program in China: Effect on the Livelihood Diversification of Rural Households pp. 147-161 Downloads
Zhen Liu and Jing Lan
Assessing the Effectiveness of Projects Supporting On-Farm Conservation of Native Crops: Evidence From the High Andes of South America pp. 162-176 Downloads
Mauricio R. Bellon, Elisabetta Gotor and Francesco Caracciolo
Fifteen Years of Bt Cotton in China: The Economic Impact and its Dynamics pp. 177-185 Downloads
Fangbin Qiao
Going Back Home: Internal Return Migration in Rural Tanzania pp. 186-202 Downloads
Kalle Hirvonen and Helene Lilleør
Institutions and Co-Management in East African Inland and Malawi Fisheries: A Critical Perspective pp. 203-214 Downloads
Fiona Nunan, Mafaniso Hara and Paul Onyango
The Impact of Contracting in and Contracting out Basic Health Services: The Guatemalan Experience pp. 215-227 Downloads
Julian Cristia, Ariadna García Prado and Cecilia Peluffo
Formalizing Indigenous Commons: The Role of ‘Authority’ in the Formation of Territories in Nicaragua, Bolivia, and the Philippines pp. 228-238 Downloads
Anne M. Larson, Peter J. Cronkleton and Juan M. Pulhin
What Is Social Inequality and Why Does it Matter? Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe pp. 239-248 Downloads
Chiara Binelli, Matthew Loveless and Stephen Whitefield
Power Holders and Social Dynamics of Participatory Development and Reconstruction: Cases from the Democratic Republic of Congo pp. 249-259 Downloads
Patrick M. Kyamusugulwa and Dorothea Hilhorst
Strengthening Economic Rights and Women’s Occupational Choice: The Impact of Reforming Ethiopia’s Family Law pp. 260-273 Downloads
Mary Hallward-Driemeier and Ousman Gajigo
The Biogeographic Roots of World Inequality: Animals, Disease, and Human Settlement Patterns in Africa and the Americas Before 1492 pp. 274-285 Downloads
Ewout Frankema
Improving Governance for the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals: Scenario Forecasting the Next 50years pp. 286-302 Downloads
Devin K. Joshi, Barry B. Hughes and Timothy D. Sisk
The Impact of Bolsa Família on Schooling pp. 303-316 Downloads
Alan de Brauw, Daniel Gilligan, John Hoddinott and Shalini Roy
The Productivity of Trust pp. 317-331 Downloads
Christian Bjørnskov and Pierre-Guillaume Méon
Social Security Development and the Colonial Legacy pp. 332-342 Downloads
Carina Schmitt
Unraveling the Notion of “Fair Carbon”: Key Challenges for Standards Development pp. 343-356 Downloads
Rebecca Joy Howard, Anne Tallontire, Lindsay Stringer and Rob Marchant
A New Index of the Business Environment for Microfinance pp. 357-388 Downloads
Robert Cull, Sergio Navajas, Ippei Nishida and Renate Zeiler
Comment on Lof, Mekasha, and Tarp (2014) pp. 389-396 Downloads
Dierk Herzer, Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann D., Axel Dreher, Stephan Klasen and Inmaculada Martínez-Zarzoso
Rejoinder to Herzer, Nowak-Lehmann, Dreher, Klasen, and Martinez-Zarzoso (2014) pp. 397-399 Downloads
Matthijs Lof, Tseday Mekasha and Finn Tarp
Crime and Erosion of Trust: Evidence for Latin America pp. 400-415 Downloads
Ana Corbacho, Julia Philipp and Mauricio Ruiz-Vega
Caught in a Productivity Trap: A Distributional Perspective on Gender Differences in Malawian Agriculture pp. 416-463 Downloads
Talip Kilic, Amparo Palacios-Lopez and Markus Goldstein
Gesture Politics or Real Commitment? Gender Inequality and the Allocation of Aid pp. 464-480 Downloads
Axel Dreher, Kai Gehring and Stephan Klasen
Power, Ownership and Tourism in Small Islands: Evidence from Indonesia pp. 481-495 Downloads
Mark Hampton and Julia Jeyacheya
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