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World Development

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Volume 99, issue C, 2017

Synergy and Learning Effects of Informal Labor-Sharing Arrangements pp. 1-14 Downloads
Dawit Mekonnen and Jeffrey H. Dorfman
The Effect of Intellectual Property Rights on Domestic Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Sector pp. 15-27 Downloads
Simona Gamba
Women’s Worldwide Education–employment Connection: A Multilevel Analysis of the Moderating Impact of Economic, Political, and Cultural Contexts pp. 28-41 Downloads
Carlijn Bussemakers, Kars van Oosterhout, Gerbert Kraaykamp and Niels Spierings
Natural Resource Management and Household Well-being: The Case of POSAF-II in Nicaragua pp. 42-59 Downloads
Luis A. De los Santos-Montero and Boris E. Bravo-Ureta
Profits from Peace: The Political Economy of Power-Sharing and Corruption pp. 60-74 Downloads
Felix Haass and Martin Ottmann
Innovation, Public Support, and Productivity in Colombia. A Cross-industry Comparison pp. 75-94 Downloads
Isabel Busom and Jorge Andrés Vélez-Ospina
Moving Up or Moving Out? Insights into Rural Development and Poverty Reduction in Senegal pp. 95-109 Downloads
Goedele Van den Broeck and Miet Maertens
Engaging development and religion: Methodological groundings pp. 110-121 Downloads
Séverine Deneulin and Augusto Zampini-Davies
Pro-poor Land Transfers and the Importance of Land Abundance and Ethnicity in The Gambia pp. 122-140 Downloads
Ulrik Beck and Benedikte Bjerge
Drivers of Structural Transformation: The Case of the Manufacturing Sector in Africa pp. 141-159 Downloads
Mijiyawa, Abdoul' Ganiou
Legal Empowerment and Social Accountability: Complementary Strategies Toward Rights-based Development in Health? pp. 160-172 Downloads
Anuradha Joshi
How to Find out What’s Really Going On: Understanding Impact through Participatory Process Evaluation pp. 173-185 Downloads
Andrea Cornwall and Alia Aghajanian
Oil, Dissent, and Distribution pp. 186-202 Downloads
Nimah Mazaheri
Strategies for Synergy in a High Modernist Project: Two Community Responses to India’s NREGA Rural Work Program pp. 203-213 Downloads
Rajesh Veeraraghavan
Revisiting the Oil Curse: Does Ownership Matter? pp. 214-229 Downloads
Arpita Asha Khanna
Extending a Lifeline or Cutting Losses? The Effects of Conflict on Household Receipts of Remittances in Pakistan pp. 230-252 Downloads
Yashodhan Ghorpade
The Impact of Terrorism on Governance in African Countries pp. 253-270 Downloads
Simplice Asongu and Jacinta Nwachukwu
The Mobile Phone Revolution: Have Mobile Phones and the Internet Reduced Corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa? pp. 271-284 Downloads
Daniel A. Kanyam, Genti Kostandini and Susana Ferreira
Toward Improving the Design of Sustainability Standards—A Gendered Analysis of Farmers’ Preferences pp. 285-298 Downloads
Eva-Marie Meemken, Prakashan Chellattan Veettil and Matin Qaim
The Livelihood Impacts of Cash Transfers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Beneficiary Perspectives from Six Countries pp. 299-319 Downloads
Eleanor Fisher, Ramlatu Attah, Valentina Barca, O'Brien, Clare, Simon Brook, Jeremy Holland, Andrew Kardan, Sara Pavanello and Pamela Pozarny
Aid Fragmentation and Effectiveness: What Do We Really Know? pp. 320-334 Downloads
Kai Gehring, Katharina Michaelowa, Axel Dreher and Franziska Spörri
Land markets, Property rights, and Deforestation: Insights from Indonesia pp. 335-349 Downloads
Vijesh V. Krishna, Christoph Kubitza, Unai Pascual and Matin Qaim
Childhood Health and Prenatal Exposure to Seasonal Food Scarcity in Ethiopia pp. 350-376 Downloads
Ray Miller
New Ways to Assess and Enhance Land Registry Sustainability: Evidence from Rwanda pp. 377-394 Downloads
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Marguerite Duponchel
Deep Impact: Geo-Simulations as a Policy Toolkit for Natural Disasters pp. 395-418 Downloads
Syed Ali Asjad Naqvi
Increasing Rural Health Clinic Utilization with SMS Updates: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Uganda pp. 419-430 Downloads
Luke Chicoine and Juan Carlos Guzman
Civil Conflict and Conditional Cash Transfers: Effects on Demobilization pp. 431-440 Downloads
Paola Pena, Joaquin Urrego and Juan Villa
Democratic Talk in Church: Religion and Political Socialization in the Context of Urban Inequality pp. 441-451 Downloads
Amy Erica Smith
Is GM Soybean Cultivation in Argentina Sustainable? pp. 452-462 Downloads
Pascale Phélinas and Johanna Choumert
Global Kerosene Subsidies: An Obstacle to Energy Efficiency and Development pp. 463-480 Downloads
Evan Mills
The Anatomy of Failure: An Ethnography of a Randomized Trial to Deepen Democracy in Rural India pp. 481-497 Downloads
Vijayendra Rao, Kripa Ananthpur and Kabir Malik
Comparison of Direct Transfers for Human Capital Development and Environmental Conservation pp. 498-517 Downloads
Zhao Ma, Jonathan Bauchet, Diana Steele, Ricardo Godoy, Claudia Radel and Laura Zanotti

Volume 98, issue C, 2017

The Multifaceted Role of the State in the Protection of Geographical Indications: A Worldwide Review pp. 1-11 Downloads
Delphine Marie-Vivien and Estelle Biénabe
Proving Provenance? Geographical Indications Certification and its Ambiguities pp. 12-24 Downloads
Dev S. Gangjee
Are French Geographical Indications Losing Their Soul? Analyzing Recent Developments in the Governance of the Link to the Origin in France pp. 25-34 Downloads
Delphine Marie-Vivien, Laurence Bérard, Jean-Pierre Boutonnet and François Casabianca
The Role Played by the US Government in Protecting Geographical Indications pp. 35-44 Downloads
Caroline Le Goffic and Andrea Zappalaglio
Geographical Indications, Public Goods, and Sustainable Development: The Roles of Actors’ Strategies and Public Policies pp. 45-57 Downloads
Giovanni Belletti, Andrea Marescotti and Jean-Marc Touzard
Institutionalizing Geographical Indications in Southern Countries: Lessons Learned from Basmati and Rooibos pp. 58-67 Downloads
Estelle Biénabe and Delphine Marie-Vivien
Establishing Geographical Indications without State Involvement? Learning from Case Studies in Central and West Africa pp. 68-81 Downloads
Didier Chabrol, Mariagiulia Mariani and Denis Sautier
Geographical Indications and “Origin” Products in Brazil – The Interplay of Institutions and Networks pp. 82-92 Downloads
John Wilkinson, Claire Cerdan and Clovis Dorigon
Can Geographical Indications Modernize Indonesian and Vietnamese Agriculture? Analyzing the Role of National and Local Governments and Producers’ Strategies pp. 93-104 Downloads
Claire Durand and Stéphane Fournier
The Role of the State for Geographical Indications of Coffee: Case Studies from Colombia and Kenya pp. 105-119 Downloads
Dominique Barjolle, Xiomara F. Quiñones-Ruiz, Monique Bagal and Hermann Comoé
Political Context, Organizational Mission, and the Quality of Social Services: Insights from the Health Sector in Lebanon pp. 120-132 Downloads
Melani Cammett and Aytuğ Şaşmaz
Enforcement and Political Power in Anticorruption—Evidence from China pp. 133-147 Downloads
Li Li, Donald Lien, Yiping Wu and Yang Zhao
Heterogeneous Impact of a Collective Payment for Environmental Services Scheme on Reducing Deforestation in Cambodia pp. 148-159 Downloads
Colas Chervier and Sébastien Costedoat
Troubling Tradition, Community, and Self-Reliance: Reframing Expectations for Village Seed Banks pp. 160-168 Downloads
Emily Reisman
Maternal Health Care in the Time of Ebola: A Mixed-Method Exploration of the Impact of the Epidemic on Delivery Services in Monrovia pp. 169-178 Downloads
Theodora-Ismene Gizelis, Sabrina Karim, Gudrun Østby and Henrik Urdal
Is the Brazilian Tale of Peaceful Racial Coexistence True? Some Evidence from School Segregation and the Huge Racial Gap in the Largest Brazilian City pp. 179-194 Downloads
Gustavo Andrey de Almeida Lopes Fernandes
Language use in education and human capital formation: Evidence from the Ethiopian educational reform pp. 195-213 Downloads
Rajesh Ramachandran
A Study of Climate-Smart Farming Practices and Climate-resiliency Field Schools in Mindanao, the Philippines pp. 214-230 Downloads
Alvin Chandra, Paul Dargusch, Karen E. McNamara, Ana Maria Caspe and Dante Dalabajan
The Political Morphology of Drainage—How Gully Formation Links to State Formation in the Choke Mountains of Ethiopia pp. 231-244 Downloads
Hermen Smit, Rahel Muche, Rhodante Ahlers and Pieter van der Zaag
A Comparative Framework for Assessing Sustainability Initiatives at the Regional Scale pp. 245-256 Downloads
Daniel E. Orenstein and Dalit Shach-Pinsley
Megacities, the World’s Largest Cities Unleashed: Major Trends and Dynamics in Contemporary Global Urban Development pp. 257-289 Downloads
Simon Xiaobin Zhao, Natasha Shu Guo, Chun Lok Kris Li and Christopher Smith
Decollectivization, Collective Legacy, and Uneven Agricultural Development in China pp. 290-299 Downloads
Zhun Xu
Scalar Politics in Sectoral Reforms: Negotiating the Implementation Of water Policies in Ecuador (1990–2008) pp. 300-309 Downloads
Jaime Hoogesteger, Yisenia Tiaguaro-Rea, Edwin Rap and Juan Pablo Hidalgo
Women’s Land Tenure Security and Household Human Capital: Evidence from Ethiopia’s Land Certification pp. 310-324 Downloads
Felix M. Muchomba
A Gendered Analysis of Fisherfolk’s Livelihood Adaptation and Coping Responses in the Face of a Seasonal Fishing Ban in Tamil Nadu & Puducherry, India pp. 325-337 Downloads
Julia M. Novak Colwell, Mark Axelrod, Shyam S. Salim and S. Velvizhi
Borrowing from “Pui” to Pay “Pom”: Multiple Borrowing and Over-Indebtedness in Rural Thailand pp. 338-350 Downloads
Bezawit Beyene Chichaibelu and Hermann Waibel
Fifteen Years of Bt Cotton in China: Results from Household Surveys pp. 351-359 Downloads
Fangbin Qiao, Jikun Huang and Xiaobing Wang
Why is the Labour Force Participation of Women Declining in India? pp. 360-380 Downloads
Santosh Mehrotra and Jajati K. Parida
Grounded Globalization: Foreign Capital and Local Bureaucrats in China’s Economic Transformation pp. 381-399 Downloads
Ling Chen
Worlding the Intangibility of Resilience: The Case of Rice Farmers and Water-Related Risk in the Philippines pp. 400-412 Downloads
Sameer H. Shah, Leonora C. Angeles and Leila M. Harris
For India’s Rural Poor, Growing Towns Matter More Than Growing Cities pp. 413-429 Downloads
John Gibson, Gaurav Datt, Rinku Murgai and Martin Ravallion
Labour Market Effects of Large-Scale Agricultural Investment: Conceptual Considerations and Estimated Employment Effects pp. 430-446 Downloads
Kerstin Nolte and Martin Ostermeier
Does Market Experience Attenuate Risk Aversion? Evidence from Landed Farm Households in Ethiopia pp. 447-466 Downloads
Mequanint B. Melesse and Francesco Cecchi
Disaggregating the Developing Welfare State: Provincial Social Policy Regimes in China pp. 467-484 Downloads
Kerry Ratigan
NGOs and Personal Politics: The Relationship between NGOs and political leaders in West Bengal, India pp. 485-496 Downloads
Tom Harrison
New Evidence on the Impact of Large-scale Conditional Cash Transfers on Child Vaccination Rates: The Case of a Clustered-Randomized Trial in Indonesia pp. 497-505 Downloads
Dian Kusuma, Hasbullah Thabrany, Budi Hidayat, Margaret McConnell, Peter Berman and Jessica Cohen
What Do We (Not) Know About Development Aid and Violence? A Systematic Review pp. 506-522 Downloads
Christoph Zürcher
Land Sparing and Land Sharing Policies in Developing Countries – Drivers and Linkages to Scientific Debates pp. 523-535 Downloads
Ole Mertz and Charlotte Filt Mertens
Spurred to Upgrade: A Review of Triggers and Consequences of Industrial Upgrading in the Global Value Chain Literature pp. 536-554 Downloads
Seth Pipkin and Alberto Fuentes
Recent Social Security Initiatives in India pp. 555-572 Downloads
Jean Drèze and Reetika Khera
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