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Working Papers

2020

  1. Interventions to Reduce Violence Against Children in Low- and Middle-income Countries: Evidence and Gap Map Research Brief 1 Overview of findings
    Innocenti Research Briefs
  2. Interventions to Reduce Violence against Children in Low- and Middle-income Countries. Pillar 1: Laws, crime and justice
    Innocenti Research Briefs
  3. Interventions to Reduce Violence against Children in Low- and Middle-income Countries. Pillar 5: Income and economic strengthening
    Innocenti Research Briefs

2016

  1. Desarrollo y selección de medidas del bienestar infantil
    Methodological Briefs View citations (1)
  2. Diseño y métodos cuasiexperimentales
    Methodological Briefs
  3. Elaboración de modelos
    Methodological Briefs
  4. Ensayos controlados aleatorios
    Methodological Briefs
  5. Essais contrôlés randomisés (ECR)
    Methodological Briefs
  6. Modélisation
    Methodological Briefs
  7. Méthodes et modèles quasi expérimentaux
    Methodological Briefs
  8. Élaboration et sélection d’indicateurs du bien-être des enfants
    Methodological Briefs

2014

  1. Developing and Selecting Measures of Child Well-Being: Methodological Briefs - Impact Evaluation No. 11
    Methodological Briefs
  2. Modelling: Methodological Briefs - Impact Evaluation No. 13
    Methodological Briefs
  3. Quasi-Experimental Design and Methods: Methodological Briefs - Impact Evaluation No. 8
    Methodological Briefs View citations (7)
  4. Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs): Methodological Briefs - Impact Evaluation No. 7
    Methodological Briefs

2013

  1. Quality education for all children? What works in education in developing countries
    3ie Publications, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. An introduction to the use of randomized control trials to evaluate development interventions
    3ie Publications, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Effectiveness (2013)

2009

  1. Some Reflections On Current Debates In Impact Evaluation
    3ie Publications, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Theory-Based Impact Evaluation
    3ie Publications, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Downloads View citations (15)

2007

  1. Evaluating Aid Impact
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2007) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Projecting Progress toward the Millennium Development Goals
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2007) Downloads View citations (2)

2006

  1. Impact evaluation: the experience of the Independent Evaluation Group of the World Bank
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (30)

2005

  1. Books, Buildings and Learning Outcomes: an impact evaluation of World Bank assistance to basic education in Ghana
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Challenges in Evaluating Development Effectiveness
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Child Poverty in Vietnam: Using Adult Equivalence Scales to Estimate Income-Poverty for Different Age Groups
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2002) Downloads View citations (17)
  4. Combining the Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches to Poverty Measurement and Analysis
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (17)
  5. Comparative Perspectives on Child poverty: a review of poverty measures
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Development and Capabilities (2003)
  6. Dollars, dialogue and development: an evaluation of Swedish program aid
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)
  7. Maintaining Momentum to 2015? An impact evaluation of interventions to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in Bangladesh
    Development and Comp Systems, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Infant and Child Mortality in Andhra Pradesh: Analysing changes over time and between states
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. Long-run Trends and Recent Developments in Official Assistance from Donor Countries
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2002) Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. Economic Reform and Economic Performance: Evidence from 20 Developing Countries
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Macroeconomic Issues in Foreign Aid
    Discussion Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Survey of Foreign Aid: History, Trends and Allocation
    Discussion Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)

1999

  1. Are there negative returns to aid?
    Research Report, University of Groningen, Research Institute SOM (Systems, Organisations and Management) Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2001)
  2. Polity qualities: how governance affects poverty
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (12)

1997

  1. Combining the Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches to Poverty Measurement and Analysis. The Practice and the Potential
    Working Papers, World Bank - Technical Papers View citations (26)
  2. The economic and social impact of adjustment in Africa: further empirical analysis
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (7)

1995

  1. Evaluating the Concessionality of Tied Aid
    Working Papers - Money, Finance & Development, Institute of Social Studies
    See also Journal Article in The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies (1996)
  2. How much aid is used for poverty reduction?
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (4)
  3. How open has the Sri Lankan economy become?: trends in trade and trade taxes: 1977-93
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads

1994

  1. Import support aid: experiences from Tanzania and Zambia
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Development Policy Review (1995)
  2. The countrywide effects of aid
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)
  3. fiscal implications of privatisation in developing countries: the Sri Lankan experience
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads

1993

  1. Aid Principles and Policy: An operational Basis for the Assessment of Donor Performance
    Working Papers - Money, Finance & Development, Institute of Social Studies View citations (2)
  2. Explanatory studies of aid allocation among developing countries: a critical survey
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (36)
  3. quality of aid: measuring trends in donor performance
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Development and Change (1994)

1992

  1. Aid and government: a dynamic model of aid, income and fiscal behaviour
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Development (1993)
  2. Aid, investment and growth: what prospects in the 1990s?
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Descriptive measures of the allocation of development aid
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (6)
  4. External shocks, adjustment policies and the current account: the case of Sri Lanka, 1971-1991
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads
  5. Measuring development?: a statistical critique of the UNDP's human development index
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (6)
  6. Should we expect aid to increase economic growth?
    ISS Working Papers - General Series, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague Downloads View citations (1)

Undated

  1. Tailoring Conditionality to Donor-Recipient Relationships
    Discussion Papers, University of Nottingham, CREDIT View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2021

  1. PROTOCOL: Evidence and gap map: studies of the effectiveness of transport sector interventions in low‐ and middle‐income countries
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2021, 17, (1) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. PROTOCOL: Examining the best time of day for exercise: A systematic review and network meta‐analysis
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2021, 17, (2) Downloads

2020

  1. Editorial: Evidence synthesis for accelerated learning on climate solutions
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (4) Downloads
  2. Editorial: Fifty Campbell systematic reviews relevant to the policy response to COVID‐19
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (3) Downloads
  3. Evidence and gap map of studies assessing the effectiveness of interventions for people with disabilities in low‐and middle‐income countries
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (1) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Guidance for producing a Campbell evidence and gap map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (4) Downloads View citations (7)
  5. Interventions for reducing violence against children in low‐ and middle‐income countries: An evidence and gap map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (4) Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Mega‐map of systematic reviews and evidence and gap maps on the interventions to improve child well‐being in low‐ and middle‐income countries
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (4) Downloads
  7. PROTOCOL: Development evaluations in India 2000–2018: A country impact evaluation map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (4) Downloads
  8. PROTOCOL: Effectiveness of road safety interventions: An evidence and gap map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (1) Downloads View citations (3)
  9. PROTOCOL: Studies of the effectiveness of interventions to improve the welfare of those affected by, and at risk of, homelessness in high‐income countries: An evidence and gap map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (1) Downloads View citations (3)
  10. PROTOCOL: When and how to replicate systematic reviews
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2020, 16, (2) Downloads

2019

  1. PROTOCOL: Effectiveness of interventions for people with disabilities in low‐ and middle‐income countries—an evidence and gap map
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2019, 15, (1-2) Downloads
  2. PROTOCOL: Evidence and gap map protocol: Understanding pathways between agriculture and nutrition: An evidence and gap map of tools, metrics and methods developed and applied in the last 10 years
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2019, 15, (3) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. PROTOCOL: Megamap of systematic reviews and evidence and gap maps on the effectiveness of interventions to improve child well‐being in low‐ and middle‐income countries
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2019, 15, (4) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. PROTOCOL: Plastics in the food system: Human health, economic and environmental impacts. A scoping review
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2019, 15, (1-2) Downloads
  5. PROTOCOL: The effectiveness of interventions for reducing violence against children: An evidence and gap map in low‐ and middle‐income countries
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2019, 15, (3) Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The twenty-first century experimenting society: the four waves of the evidence revolution
    Palgrave Communications, 2019, 5, (1), 1-7 Downloads View citations (7)

2018

  1. Mixing and matching: using qualitative methods to improve quantitative impact evaluations (IEs) and systematic reviews (SRs) of development outcomes
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2018, 10, (4), 400-421 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The rise of impact evaluations and challenges which CEDIL is to address
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2018, 10, (4), 393-399 Downloads
  3. Theory-based systematic reviews
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2018, 10, (1), 17-38 Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Effective targeting of social programmes: an overview of issues
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2017, 9, (2), 145-161 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Deworming and adjuvant interventions for improving the developmental health and well‐being of children in low‐ and middle‐income countries: a systematic review and network meta‐analysis
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2016, 12, (1), 1-383 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Extending the PRISMA statement to equity-focused systematic reviews (PRISMA-E 2012): explanation and elaboration
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2016, 8, (2), 287-324 Downloads

2015

  1. Fieldwork is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see... and other reflections: 3ie annual Howard White inaugural lecture
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2015, 7, (3), 375-387 Downloads

2014

  1. Current Challenges in Impact Evaluation
    The European Journal of Development Research, 2014, 26, (1), 18-30 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Farmer Field Schools for Improving Farming Practices and Farmer Outcomes: A Systematic Review
    Campbell Systematic Reviews, 2014, 10, (1), i-335 Downloads View citations (30)
  3. Measuring results in development: the role of impact evaluation in agency-wide performance measurement systems
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2014, 6, (4), 337-349 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Power: why some people have it - and others don't, by Jeffrey Pfeffer / Hard facts, dangerous half-truths and total nonsense, by Jeffrey Pfeffer and Robert I. Sutton / The signal and the noise: the art and science of prediction, by Nate Silver
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2014, 6, (1), 69-71 Downloads

2013

  1. An introduction to the use of randomised control trials to evaluate development interventions
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2013, 5, (1), 30-49 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Who counts? The power of participatory statistics
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2013, 5, (4), 501-503 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. How to do a good systematic review of effects in international development: a tool kit
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2012, 4, (3), 359-387 Downloads View citations (37)
  2. PRISMA-Equity 2012 Extension: Reporting Guidelines for Systematic Reviews with a Focus on Health Equity
    PLOS Medicine, 2012, 9, (10), 1-7 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Why do we care about evidence synthesis? An introduction to the special issue on systematic reviews
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2012, 4, (3), 351-358 Downloads View citations (6)

2011

  1. Achieving high-quality impact evaluation design through mixed methods: the case of infrastructure
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2011, 3, (1), 131-144 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Impact evaluation of infrastructure interventions
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2011, 3, (1), 1-8 Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. The International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie): an introduction
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2009, 1, (3), 378-386 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Theory-based impact evaluation: principles and practice
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2009, 1, (3), 271-284 Downloads View citations (41)

2008

  1. Can the World Bank Build Social Capital? The Experience of Social Funds in Malawi and Zambia
    Journal of Development Studies, 2008, 44, (8), 1145-1168 Downloads View citations (9)

2007

  1. Assessing interventions to improve child nutrition: a theory-based impact evaluation of the Bangladesh Integrated Nutrition Project
    Journal of International Development, 2007, 19, (5), 627-652 Downloads View citations (9)

2005

  1. Using Household Survey Data to Measure Educational Performance: The Case of Ghana
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2005, 74, (2), 395-422 Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Are Chronically Poor People being Left Out of Progress Towards the Millennium Development Goals? A quantitative analysis of older people, disabled people and orphans
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2004, 5, (2), 279-297 Downloads
  2. Trends in the volume and allocation of official flows from donor countries
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2004, 13, (3), 233-244 Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. AN EXAMINATION OF THE LONG-RUN TRENDS AND RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN FOREIGN AID
    Journal of Economic Development, 2003, 28, (1), 113-135 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Comparative Perspectives on Child Poverty: A review of poverty measures
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2003, 4, (3), 379-396 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Infant and child mortality in developing countries: Analysing the data for Robust determinants
    Journal of Development Studies, 2003, 40, (1), 101-118 Downloads View citations (42)
  4. Social Organization, Civic Responsibility and Collective Action: Game Theory Models of Community Participation in Development Projects
    Oxford Development Studies, 2003, 31, (2), 149-158 Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Combining Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches in Poverty Analysis
    World Development, 2002, 30, (3), 511-522 Downloads View citations (50)
  2. Social funds, sustainability and institutional development impacts: findings from an OED Review
    Journal of International Development, 2002, 14, (5), 611-625 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Social funds: a review of the issues
    Journal of International Development, 2002, 14, (5), 605-610 Downloads View citations (5)

2001

  1. Are There Negative Returns to Aid?
    Journal of Development Studies, 2001, 37, (6), 42-65 Downloads View citations (148)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. Growth versus Distribution: Does the Pattern of Growth Matter?
    Development Policy Review, 2001, 19, (3), 267-289 Downloads View citations (64)
  3. National and international redistribution as tools for poverty reduction
    Journal of International Development, 2001, 13, (3), 343-351 Downloads View citations (15)
  4. Pro-poor growth in a globalized economy
    Journal of International Development, 2001, 13, (5), 549-569 Downloads
  5. Will the new aid agenda help promote poverty reduction?
    Journal of International Development, 2001, 13, (7), 1057-1070 Downloads View citations (7)

2000

  1. Aid allocation, poverty reduction and the Assessing Aid report
    Journal of International Development, 2000, 12, (3), 399-412 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Assessing Aid: A Manifesto for Aid in the 21st Century?
    Oxford Development Studies, 2000, 28, (1), 5-18 Downloads View citations (49)

1999

  1. Global poverty reduction: are we heading in the right direction?
    Journal of International Development, 1999, 11, (4), 503-519 View citations (10)
  2. What do the World Bank's Poverty Assessments teach us about Poverty in Sub‐Saharan Africa?
    Development and Change, 1999, 30, (4), 795-823 Downloads View citations (6)

1998

  1. Book reviews
    Journal of Development Studies, 1998, 35, (2), 164-180 Downloads
  2. Book reviews
    Journal of Development Studies, 1998, 34, (4), 149-175 Downloads
  3. British aid and the White Paper on International Development: dressing a wolf in sheep's clothing in the emperor's new clothes?
    Journal of International Development, 1998, 10, (2), 151-166 View citations (2)
  4. Does the Revival of International Private Capital Flows Mean the End of Aid?: An Analysis of Developing Countries' Access to Private Capital
    World Development, 1998, 26, (7), 1221-1234 Downloads View citations (12)

1997

  1. Book reviews
    Journal of Development Studies, 1997, 34, (1), 149-167 Downloads
  2. CONDITIONALITY WHEN DONOR AND RECIPIENT PREFERENCES VARY
    Journal of International Development, 1997, 9, (4), 497-505 View citations (21)
  3. Zambia in the 1990s as a Case of Adjustment in Africa
    African Development Review, 1997, 9, (2), 56-87 View citations (4)

1996

  1. Adjustment in Africa
    Development and Change, 1996, 27, (4), 785-815 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Evaluating the Concessionality of Tied Aid
    The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, 1996, 64, (2), 208-26 View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1995

  1. EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF STRUCTURAL ADJUSTMENT POLICIES ON MACROECONOMIC PERFORMANCE: A Review of tho Evidence with Special Reference to Pakistan
    Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics, 1995, 11, 57-76 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. How Well is Aid Allocated? Descriptive Measures of Aid Allocation: A Survey of Methodology and Results
    Development and Change, 1995, 26, (1), 163-183 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Import Support Aid: Experiences from Tanzania and Zambia
    Development Policy Review, 1995, 13, (1), 41-64 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1994

  1. Foreign aid, taxes and public investment: A further comment
    Journal of Development Economics, 1994, 45, (1), 155-163 Downloads View citations (29)
  2. The Quality of Aid: Measuring Trends in Donor Performance
    Development and Change, 1994, 25, (3), 527-554 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (1993)

1993

  1. Aid and government: A dynamic model of aid, income and fiscal behaviour
    Journal of International Development, 1993, 5, (3), 305-312 View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  2. Measuring development? The UNDP's human development index
    Journal of International Development, 1993, 5, (2), 183-192 View citations (82)

1992

  1. Aid, the Public Sector and the Market in Less Developed Countries: A Comment
    Economic Journal, 1992, 102, (410), 161-62 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Exchange rates, trade liberalization and aid: The Sri Lankan experience
    World Development, 1992, 20, (10), 1471-1480 Downloads View citations (36)
  3. What do we know about aid's macroeconomic impact? An overview of the aid effectiveness debate
    Journal of International Development, 1992, 4, (2), 121-137 View citations (14)

Books

2001

  1. African Poverty at the Millennium: Causes, Complexities, and Challenges
    World Bank Publications - Books, The World Bank Group Downloads View citations (16)

Editor

  1. Journal of Development Effectiveness
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