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1966 - 2023

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Volume 37, month 11, 2019

Payment by results in international development: Evidence from the first decade pp. 719-734 Downloads
Paul Clist
Technical and vocational education and training in Uganda: A critical analysis pp. 735-749 Downloads
Ibrahim Okumu and Edward Bbaale
Capacity Development re‐examined through the lens of Indonesia's learning experiences with international donors pp. 750-768 Downloads
Yukimi Shimoda
Policy strategies for economic development in Cuba: A simulation model analysis pp. 769-788 Downloads
Fulvio Castellacci and Kanar Dizyee
Accounting for success and failure in policy implementation: The role of commitment in India's MGNREGA pp. 789-811 Downloads
Deepta Chopra
The microfinance promise—can it be kept? A macro perspective pp. 812-842 Downloads
Nargiza Alimukhamedova
Protecting the economic health of the poor in India: Are health mutuals the right medicine? pp. 843-853 Downloads
Sunit Kumar Madhur and Somen Saha

Volume 37, month 09, 2019

Index insurance and climate risk management: Addressing social equity pp. 581-602 Downloads
Eleanor Fisher, Jon Hellin, Helen Greatrex and Nathaniel Jensen
The evolution of the policy environment for climate change migration in Bangladesh: Competing narratives, coalitions and power pp. 603-620 Downloads
Hyeng Geun Ji
Implementing legislative strengthening programmes: Who is in control? pp. 621-637 Downloads
David E. Guinn and Jeffrey D. Straussman
World Bank technical assistance: Locating and cultivating sympathetic interlocutors pp. 638-656 Downloads
Adrian Robert Bazbauers
Accountability as strategic transparency: Making sense of organizational responses to the International Aid Transparency Initiative pp. 657-671 Downloads
James Pamment
Immigration, internal migration and crime in South Africa: A multi‐level model analysis pp. 672-691 Downloads
Umakrishnan Kollamparambil
Information and communication technology adoption in micro and small firms: Can internet access improve labour productivity? pp. 692-715 Downloads
Mariana Viollaz

Volume 37, month 07, 2019

Have cash transfers succeeded in reaching the poor in Latin America and the Caribbean? pp. O85-O139 Downloads
Marcos Robles, Marcela G. Rubio and Marco Stampini
Over‐indebtedness and microcredit in Cambodia: Moving beyond borrower‐centric frames pp. O140-O160 Downloads
Maryann Bylander, Phasy Res, Lacey Jacoby, Peter Bradley and Andrea Blobel Pérez
Ethiopia's developmental state: A building stability framework assessment pp. O161-O178 Downloads
Melisew Dejene and Logan Cochrane
Promoting sustainable development through civil society: A case study of the EU’s NSA/LA thematic programme in Kyrgyzstan pp. O179-O192 Downloads
Chiara Pierobon
Institutional design of voluntary sustainability standards systems: Evidence from a new database pp. O193-O212 Downloads
Matteo Fiorini, Bernard Hoekman, Marion Jansen, Philip Schleifer, Olga Solleder, Regina Taimasova and Joseph Wozniak
Assessing international organizations’ support to social enterprise pp. O213-O229 Downloads
Angela Hoyos and Diego F. Angel‐Urdinola
Global Governance, neoliberalism and national responses: The case of Bangladesh’s ready‐made garment (RMG) sector pp. O230-O247 Downloads
Mohammed Adil Khan and Grace Milne
Effective tax rates and firm size in Ethiopia pp. O248-O273 Downloads
Giulia Mascagni and Andualem Mengistu
Analysing local perceptions of post‐conflict and post‐floods livelihood interventions in Swat, Pakistan pp. O274-O292 Downloads
Kashif Saeed Khan
Practising politics: Technical project templates and political practice in a DFID country office pp. O293-O309 Downloads
Brendan S. Whitty
Unintended consequences or ambivalent policy objectives? Conflict minerals and mining reform in the Democratic Republic of Congo pp. 453-469 Downloads
J. A. Diemel and D. J. M. Hilhorst
Testing the feasibility of a value‐added model of school quality in a low‐income country pp. 470-485 Downloads
Lee Crawfurd and Phil Elks
Enrolling girls without learning: Evidence from public schools in Afghanistan pp. 486-503 Downloads
M Asadullah, Md. Abdul Alim and M. Anowar Hossain
Macroeconomic policy tools to finance gender equality pp. 504-525 Downloads
Stephanie Seguino
Should countries be more like shopping malls? A proposal for Service Performance Guarantees pp. 526-545 Downloads
Alan Gelb, Vijaya Ramachandran, Matthew Juden and Alice Rossignol
The use of detailed statistical data in customs reforms: The case of Madagascar pp. 546-563 Downloads
Cyril Chalendard, Gaël Raballand and Antsa Rakotoarisoa
Collective Choice and Social Welfare by Amartya Sen: A review essay with reference to development in Peru pp. 564-578 Downloads
Séverine Deneulin and Jhonatan Clausen

Volume 37, month 06, 2019

Thinking and Working Politically: Learning from practice. Overview to Special Issue pp. O1-O15 Downloads
Neil McCulloch and Laure‐Hélène Piron
Lessons from Nigeria for improved thinking and working politically in the extractives sector pp. O16-O32 Downloads
Elisa Lopez Lucia, Joanna Buckley, Heather Marquette and Neil McCulloch
DFID governance programming in Nigeria: What difference has thinking and working politically made in practice? pp. O33-O49 Downloads
Gareth Williams, Olly Owen, Alex Duncan, William Kingsmill and Anna Paterson
Supporting public financial management in conflict‐affected situations: Adapting to change in the Occupied Palestinian Territories pp. O50-O67 Downloads
Albert Pijuan
Bureaucratic manoeuvres and the local politics of climate change mitigation in China and India pp. O68-O84 Downloads
Tom Harrison and Genia Kostka

Volume 37, month 05, 2019

Great walls over African rivers: Chinese engagement in African hydropower projects pp. 313-330 Downloads
Deborah Brautigam and Jyhjong Hwang
Provision of basic services in slums: A review of the evidence on top‐down and bottom‐up approaches pp. 331-347 Downloads
Ganesh Devkar, A. Thillai Rajan, Sriharini Narayanan and M. S. Elayaraja
Land grabbing: A gendered understanding of perceptions and reactions from affected communities in Nguti Subdivision of South West Cameroon pp. 348-366 Downloads
Frankline A. Ndi
Send for the cavalry: Political incentives in the provision of agricultural advisory services pp. 367-383 Downloads
Anne Mette Kjær and James Joughin
The discourse of security in development policies: A genealogical approach to “Security Sector Reform” pp. 384-401 Downloads
Pénélope Larzillière
Households’ preferences for attributes of Conditional Cash Transfer programmes: A choice experiment in Ghana pp. 402-422 Downloads
Felix Kwame Yeboah, Frank Lupi, Michael D. Kaplowitz and John M. Kerr
Safe credit to the poor: The role of anti‐usury policies pp. 423-449 Downloads
Lisa Crosato and Lucia Dalla Pellegrina

Volume 37, month 03, 2019

Policy development: An analysis of disability inclusion in a selection of African Union policies pp. 155-175 Downloads
Raymond Lang, Marguerite Schneider, Maria Kett, Ellie Cole and Nora Groce
Intrahousehold empowerment gaps in agriculture and children's well‐being in Bangladesh pp. 176-203 Downloads
Hazel Jean Malapit, Esha Sraboni, Agnes Quisumbing and Akhter Ahmed
Are cash transfers the answer for child nutrition in sub‐Saharan Africa? A literature review pp. 204-224 Downloads
James Manley and Vanya Slavchevska
Does the sectoral composition of growth affect child stunting reductions? pp. 225-244 Downloads
Sébastien Mary, Kelsey Shaw and Sergio Gomez Y Paloma
Employers’ responses to the HIV epidemic in sub‐Saharan Africa: Revisiting the evidence pp. 245-259 Downloads
Kevin Deane, Sara Stevano and Deborah Johnston
Contracting out of basic health facilities in Pakistan: Are the lessons generalizable? pp. 260-273 Downloads
Masooda Bano
Multi‐sectoral collaboration for improved nutrition: The problems and prospects of implementation in Ethiopia pp. 274-292 Downloads
Nick Chisholm
The role of evidence in nutrition policy‐making in Ethiopia: Institutional structures and issue framing pp. 293-310 Downloads
Helen Walls, Deborah Johnston, Elisa Vecchione, Abdulfatah Adam and Justin Parkhurst

Volume 37, month 01, 2019

How could conditional cash transfer programme conditionalities reinforce vulnerability? Non‐compliers and policy implementation gaps in Uruguay's Family Allowances pp. 3-18 Downloads
Cecilia Rossel, Denise Courtoisie and Magdalena Marsiglia
Financial inclusion through a public works programme: Does left‐wing extremism make a difference? pp. 19-45 Downloads
Saibal Ghosh
Informal sector taxes and equity: Evidence from presumptive taxation in Zimbabwe pp. 47-66 Downloads
Godwin Dube and Daniela Casale
Participatory shaping of community futures in e‐waste processing hubs: Complexity, conflict and stewarded convergence in a Palestinian context pp. 67-89 Downloads
John‐Michael Davis and Yaakov Garb
Measuring misalignment: The location of US multinationals’ economic activity versus the location of their profits pp. 91-110 Downloads
Alex Cobham and Petr Janský
Leaving like an Englishman: Assisting institutional reform in post‐communist Ukraine pp. 111-128 Downloads
Duncan Leitch
Delivering development? Evidence on self‐help groups as development intermediaries in South Asia and Africa pp. 129-151 Downloads
Mary Kay Gugerty, Pierre Biscaye and C. Leigh Anderson
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