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Volume 54, issue C, 2014

Social Capital and Improved Stoves Usage Decisions in the Northern Peruvian Andes pp. 1-17 Downloads
Marcos Agurto Adrianzén
Women’s Land Rights and Children’s Human Capital in Vietnam pp. 18-31 Downloads
Nidhiya Menon, Yana Rodgers and Huong Nguyen
Economic Development without Pre-Requisites: How Bolivian Producers Met Strict Food Safety Standards and Dominated the Global Brazil-Nut Market pp. 32-45 Downloads
Salo V. Coslovsky
The Role of Religion in Community-based Natural Resource Management pp. 46-55 Downloads
Michael Cox, Sergio Villamayor-Tomas and Yasha Hartberg
Exploitative Briefcase Businessmen, Parasites, and Other Myths and Legends: Assembly Traders and the Performance of Maize Markets in Eastern and Southern Africa pp. 56-67 Downloads
Nicholas Sitko and Thomas Jayne
Integrated Landscape Initiatives for African Agriculture, Development, and Conservation: A Region-Wide Assessment pp. 68-80 Downloads
Jeffrey C. Milder, Abigail K. Hart, Philip Dobie, Joshua Minai and Christi Zaleski
Are Remittances and Foreign Aid a Hedge Against Food Price Shocks in Developing Countries? pp. 81-98 Downloads
Jean-Louis Combes, Christian Hubert Ebeke, Sabine Mireille Ntsama and Thierry Yogo
Downward Accountability in Unequal Alliances: Explaining NGO Responses to Zapatista Demands pp. 99-113 Downloads
Abigail Andrews
Growth and Volatility of Tax Revenues in Latin America pp. 114-138 Downloads
Hans Fricke and Bernd Süssmuth
Long-Term Effects of Civil Conflict on Women’s Health Outcomes in Peru pp. 139-155 Downloads
F. Grimard and S. Laszlo
Transitions of Innovation Activities in Latecomer Countries: An Exploratory Case Study of South Korea pp. 156-167 Downloads
Jae-Yong Choung, Hye-Ran Hwang and Wichin Song
The Effect of Development Aid Unpredictability and Migrants’ Remittances on Fiscal Consolidation in Developing Countries pp. 168-190 Downloads
Sèna Kimm Gnangnon
The Political Economy of Slums: Theory and Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 191-203 Downloads
Sean Fox
Firm Productivity, Exchange Rate Movements, Sources of Finance, and Export Orientation pp. 204-219 Downloads
Mustafa Caglayan and Firat Demir
Rent-seeking at Home, Capturing Market Share Abroad: The Domestic Determinants of the Transnationalization of China State Construction Engineering Corporation pp. 220-231 Downloads
Chih-shian Liou
The Lasting Impact of Parental Early Life Malnutrition on Their Offspring: Evidence from the China Great Leap Forward Famine pp. 232-242 Downloads
Seonghoon Kim, Quheng Deng, Belton Fleisher and Shi Li
Land Contestation at the Micro Scale: Struggles for Space in the African Marshes pp. 243-252 Downloads
An Ansoms, Inge Wagemakers, Michael Madison Walker and Jude Murison
The Tertiary Tilt: Education and Inequality in the Developing World pp. 253-272 Downloads
Lloyd Gruber and Stephen Kosack
How Successful Transnational Non-governmental Organizations Set Themselves up for Failure on the Ground pp. 273-287 Downloads
Cristina M. Balboa
Scale-up Nation: China’s Specialization in Innovative Manufacturing pp. 288-300 Downloads
Jonas Nahm and Edward S. Steinfeld
Over-Indebtedness in Microfinance – An Empirical Analysis of Related Factors on the Borrower Level pp. 301-324 Downloads
Jessica Schicks
Involving Communities in the Targeting of Cash Transfer Programs for Vulnerable Children: Opportunities and Challenges pp. 325-337 Downloads
Laura Robertson, Phyllis Mushati, Morten Skovdal, Jeffrey W. Eaton, Jeremiah C. Makoni, Tom Crea, Gideon Mavise, Lovemore Dumba, Christina Schumacher, Lorraine Sherr, Constance Nyamukapa and Simon Gregson
Remittances and Financial Inclusion: Evidence from El Salvador pp. 338-349 Downloads
Diego Anzoategui, Asli Demirguc-Kunt and Maria Martinez Peria
Do Sanitary, Phytosanitary, and Quality-related Standards Affect International Trade? Evidence from Chilean Fruit Exports pp. 350-359 Downloads
Oscar Melo, Alejandra Engler, Laura Nahuehual, Gabriela Cofre and José Barrena
Preferences for Community-based Targeting - Field Experimental Evidence from Zambia pp. 360-373 Downloads
Esther Schüring

Volume 53, issue C, 2014

Decentralization and Governance pp. 2-13 Downloads
Jean-Paul Faguet
Second Generation Fiscal Federalism: Political Aspects of Decentralization and Economic Development pp. 14-25 Downloads
Barry Weingast
The Politics of Federalism in Argentina and its Implications for Governance and Accountability pp. 26-45 Downloads
Martín Ardanaz, Marcelo Leiras and Mariano Tommasi
Constitutional Structures for a Strong Democracy: Considerations on the Government of Pakistan pp. 46-54 Downloads
Roger Myerson
Decentralization and Veiled Corruption under China’s “Rule of Mandates” pp. 55-67 Downloads
Mayling Birney
Water Reforms, Decentralization and Child Mortality in Colombia, 1990–2005 pp. 68-79 Downloads
Claudia Granados and Fabio Sanchez Torres
Traditional Governance, Citizen Engagement, and Local Public Goods: Evidence from Mexico pp. 80-93 Downloads
Alberto Díaz-Cayeros, Beatriz Magaloni and Alexander Ruiz-Euler
The Effects of Participatory Budgeting on Municipal Expenditures and Infant Mortality in Brazil pp. 94-110 Downloads
Sónia Gonçalves

Volume 52, issue C, 2013

Does Trade Foster Employment Growth in Emerging Markets? Evidence from Turkey pp. 1-18 Downloads
Alessia Lo Turco and Daniela Maggioni
Is Small Beautiful? Financial Structure, Size and Access to Finance pp. 19-33 Downloads
Thorsten Beck, Asli Demirguc-Kunt and Dorothe Singer
Female Empowerment as a Core Driver of Democratic Development: A Dynamic Panel Model from 1980 to 2005 pp. 34-54 Downloads
Paula Wyndow, Jianghong Li and Eugen Mattes
A Life Course Model of Human Rights Realization, Female Empowerment, and Gender Inequality in India pp. 55-70 Downloads
Sanjukta Chaudhuri
The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index pp. 71-91 Downloads
Sabina Alkire, Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Amber Peterman, Agnes Quisumbing, Greg Seymour and Ana Vaz
Does Economic Globalization affect Regional Inequality? A Cross-country Analysis pp. 92-103 Downloads
Roberto Ezcurra and Andrés Rodríguez-Pose
Joint Titling in Rural Peru: Impact on Women’s Participation in Household Decision-Making pp. 104-119 Downloads
Henrik Wiig
Oil Exporters’ Dilemma: How Much to Save and How Much to Invest pp. 120-131 Downloads
Reda Cherif and Fuad Hasanov
Soybeans, Poverty and Inequality in the Brazilian Amazon pp. 132-143 Downloads
Diana Weinhold, Evan Killick and Eustáquio J. Reis

Volume 51, issue C, 2013

Lasting Welfare Effects of Widowhood in Mali pp. 1-19 Downloads
Dominique van de Walle
Violence, Instability, and Trade: Evidence from Kenya’s Cut Flower Sector pp. 20-31 Downloads
Andrew Muhammad, D’Souza, Anna and William Amponsah
Capital Flight in the Presence of Domestic Borrowing: Evidence from Eastern European Economies pp. 32-46 Downloads
Josef Brada, Ali Kutan and Goran Vukšić
Does Industry Affiliation Influence Wages? Evidence from Indonesia and the Asian Financial Crisis pp. 47-61 Downloads
Aashish Mehta and Wei Sun
Food Versus Fuel: Extractive Industries, Insecure Land Tenure, and Gaps in World Food Production pp. 62-70 Downloads
Thomas K. Rudel
The Vulnerability of Microfinance to Financial Turmoil – Evidence from the Global Financial Crisis pp. 71-90 Downloads
Charlotte Wagner and Adalbert Winkler
The Determinants of Capital Intensity in Manufacturing: The Role of Factor Market Imperfections pp. 91-103 Downloads
Rana Hasan, Devashish Mitra and Asha Sundaram
Export Upgrading and Growth: The Prerequisite of Domestic Embeddedness pp. 104-118 Downloads
Sandra Poncet and Felipe Starosta de Waldemar
Are Carbon Taxes Good for the Poor? A General Equilibrium Analysis for Vietnam pp. 119-131 Downloads
Ian Coxhead, Anan Wattanakuljarus and Chan V. Nguyen
Monetization, Financial Development, and Growth: Time Series Evidence from 22 Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 132-153 Downloads
Peter Rousseau and D’Onofrio, Alexandra
Political Influence of Exporting and Import-Competing Firms: Evidence from Eastern European and Central Asian Countries pp. 154-168 Downloads
Mahmut Yasar
Anti-dumping Duties and their Impact on Exporters: Firm Level Evidence from China pp. 169-186 Downloads
Piyush Chandra and Cheryl Long
How Much Do Rights Matter? pp. 187-206 Downloads
Johannes Fedderke and Robert Klitgaard
Child Labor Variation by Type of Respondent: Evidence from a Large-Scale Study pp. 207-220 Downloads
Ana Dammert and Jose Galdo
Drivers of Export Upgrading pp. 221-233 Downloads
Shujin Zhu and Xiaolan Fu
Escaping Capability Traps Through Problem Driven Iterative Adaptation (PDIA) pp. 234-244 Downloads
Matt Andrews, Lant Pritchett and Michael Woolcock
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