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Volume 119, issue C, 2019

Informality and the labor market effects of financial crises pp. 1-22 Downloads
Emilio Colombo, Lorenzo Menna and Patrizio Tirelli
All the gold for nothing? Impacts of mining on rural livelihoods in Northern Burkina Faso pp. 23-39 Downloads
Benno Pokorny, Christian von Lübke, Sidzabda Djibril Dayamba and Helga Dickow
Only women can whisper to gods: Voodoo, menopause and women’s autonomy pp. 40-54 Downloads
Sahawal Alidou and Marijke Verpoorten
Taxing highly processed foods: What could be the impacts on obesity and underweight in sub-Saharan Africa? pp. 55-67 Downloads
Ole Boysen, Boysen-Urban, Kirsten, Harvey Bradford and Jean Balié
The road not taken: Gender gaps along paths to political power pp. 68-80 Downloads
Lakshmi Iyer and Anandi Mani
Dynamics of off-farm employment in Sub-Saharan Africa: A gender perspective pp. 81-99 Downloads
Goedele Van den Broeck and Talip Kilic
Do car restriction policies effectively promote the development of public transport? pp. 100-110 Downloads
Linling Zhang, Ruyin Long and Hong Chen
Why do payments for watershed services emerge? A cross-country analysis of adoption contexts pp. 111-119 Downloads
Matthias Bösch, Peter Elsasser and Sven Wunder
Unlocking women’s sustainability leadership potential: Perceptions of contributions and challenges for women in sustainable development pp. 120-132 Downloads
Xoco A. Shinbrot, Kate Wilkins, Ulrike Gretzel and Gillian Bowser
Strengthening subnational institutions for sustainable development in resource-rich states: Decentralized land-use planning in Peru pp. 133-144 Downloads
Maria-Therese Gustafsson and Martin Scurrah
Food security and conflict: Empirical challenges and future opportunities for research and policy making on food security and conflict pp. 150-164 Downloads
Martin-Shields, Charles P. and Wolfgang Stojetz
Agricultural production amid conflict: Separating the effects of conflict into shocks and uncertainty pp. 165-184 Downloads
María Alejandra Arias, Ana María Ibáñez and Andrés Zambrano
The impact of food assistance on food insecure populations during conflict: Evidence from a quasi-experiment in Mali pp. 185-202 Downloads
Jean-Pierre Tranchant, Aulo Gelli, Lilia Bliznashka, Amadou Sekou Diallo, Moussa Sacko, Amidou Assima, Emily H. Siegel, Elisabetta Aurino and Edoardo Masset
The effects of violent conflict on household resilience and food security: Evidence from the 2014 Gaza conflict pp. 203-223 Downloads
Tilman Brück, d’Errico, Marco and Rebecca Pietrelli
Optimal targeting under budget constraints in a humanitarian context pp. 224-233 Downloads
Paolo Verme and Chiara Gigliarano

Volume 118, issue C, 2019

Development pathways toward “zero hunger” pp. 1-14 Downloads
Jennifer Blesh, Lesli Hoey, Andrew D. Jones, Harriet Friedmann and Ivette Perfecto
National REDD+ outcompetes gold and logging: The potential of cleaning profit chains pp. 16-26 Downloads
Han Overman, Anthony R. Cummings, Jeffrey B. Luzar and Jose M.V. Fragoso
The politics of quality reforms and the challenges for SDGs in education pp. 27-38 Downloads
Barbara Bruns, Isabel Harbaugh Macdonald and Ben Ross Schneider
At Africa’s expense? Disaggregating the employment effects of Chinese mining operations in sub-Saharan Africa pp. 39-51 Downloads
Tim Wegenast, Mario Krauser, Georg Strüver and Juliane Giesen
Identifying local needs for post-disaster recovery in Nepal pp. 52-62 Downloads
Lulu He
Traditional hierarchies and affirmative action in a globalizing economy: Evidence from India pp. 63-78 Downloads
Ashwini Deshpande and Rajesh Ramachandran
Subnational variation in forest protection in the Argentine Chaco pp. 79-90 Downloads
Belén Fernández Milmanda and Candelaria Garay
Improving the quality of early childhood care at scale: The effects of “From Zero to Forever” pp. 91-105 Downloads
Raquel Bernal and Sara María Ramírez
Reconciling global aspirations and local realities: Challenges facing the Sustainable Development Goals for water and sanitation pp. 106-117 Downloads
Veronica Herrera
Does government ideology shake or shape the public finances? Empirical evidence of disaster assistance pp. 118-127 Downloads
Jeroen Klomp
Mapping policy actor networks and their interests in the FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement in Lao PDR pp. 128-148 Downloads
Ramcilovic-Suominen, Sabaheta, Marko Lovric and Irmeli Mustalahti

Volume 117, issue C, 2019

Does the rise of transnational governance ‘hollow-out’ the state? Discourse analysis of the mandatory Indonesian sustainable palm oil policy pp. 1-12 Downloads
Annisa Joviani Astari and Jon C. Lovett
Revisiting cross-country poverty convergence in the developing world with a special focus on Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 13-28 Downloads
Yusi Ouyang, Abebe Abebe and Erik Thorbecke
Relative export competitiveness of agricultural commodities and its determinants: Some evidence from India pp. 29-47 Downloads
Seema Narayan and Poulomi Bhattacharya
Export take-offs and acceleration: Unpacking cross-sector linkages in the evolution of comparative advantage pp. 48-60 Downloads
Dany Bahar, Samuel Rosenow, Ernesto Stein and Rodrigo Wagner
Union dissolution and well-being in Uruguay pp. 61-71 Downloads
Marisa Bucheli and Andrea Vigorito
Bureaucratic politics and the allocation of climate finance pp. 72-97 Downloads
Lauri Peterson and Jakob Skovgaard
Heterogeneous welfare impacts of National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme: Evidence from Andhra Pradesh, India pp. 98-111 Downloads
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
A comparative analysis of governance and leadership in agricultural development policy networks pp. 112-126 Downloads
Jessica Rudnick, Meredith Niles, Mark Lubell and Laura Cramer
Gender differences in risk behavior: An analysis of asset allocation decisions in Ghana pp. 127-137 Downloads
Marya Hillesland
Young innovative companies and employment creation, evidence from the Pakistani textiles sector pp. 139-152 Downloads
Waqar Wadho, Micheline Goedhuys and Azam Chaudhry
What does it mean to be poor? Investigating the qualitative-quantitative divide in Mozambique pp. 153-166 Downloads
Sam Jones and Inge Tvedten
Food security and violent conflict: Introduction to the special issue pp. 167-171 Downloads
Tilman Brück and Marco d'Errico
Tropical storms and mortality under climate change pp. 172-182 Downloads
Todd Pugatch
Effects of conflict on agriculture: Evidence from the Boko Haram insurgency pp. 184-195 Downloads
Adesoji Adelaja and Justin George
Unrelenting games: Multiple negotiations and landscape transformations in the tropical peatlands of Central Kalimantan, Indonesia pp. 196-210 Downloads
Anna J.P. Sanders, Rebecca M. Ford, Lilis Mulyani, Rut Dini Prasti H., Anne M. Larson, Yusurum Jagau and Rodney J. Keenan
The parent trap: Cash transfers and the intergenerational transmission of depressive symptoms in South Africa pp. 211-229 Downloads
Katherine Eyal and Justine Burns
Opportunity cost, income structure, and energy structure for landholders participating in payments for ecosystem services: Evidence from Wolong National Nature Reserve, China pp. 230-238 Downloads
Jichuan Sheng, Hong Qiu and Sanfeng Zhang
Post-clientelistic initiatives in a patronage democracy: The distributive politics of India’s MGNREGA pp. 239-252 Downloads
Upasak Das and Diego Maiorano
A conceptual framework for measuring livelihood resilience: Relocation experience from Aceh, Indonesia pp. 253-265 Downloads
Dantje Sina, Chang-Richards, Alice Yan, Suzanne Wilkinson and Regan Potangaroa
Household energy expenditure in Ghana: A double-hurdle model approach pp. 266-277 Downloads
Adusah-Poku, Frank and Kenji Takeuchi
Heterogeneous impact of livelihood diversification on household welfare: Cross-country evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 278-295 Downloads
Solomon Asfaw, Antonio Scognamillo, Gloria Di Caprera, Nicholas Sitko and Adriana Ignaciuk
The real exchange rate, structural change, and female labor force participation pp. 296-312 Downloads
Bilge Erten and Martina Metzger
Environmental enforcement and compliance in developing countries: Evidence from India pp. 313-327 Downloads
Shreekant Gupta, Shalini Saksena and Omer F. Baris
Do migrant social networks shape political attitudes and behavior at home? pp. 328-343 Downloads
Catia Batista, Julia Seither and Pedro Vicente
Mobile technology and food access pp. 344-356 Downloads
Leonard Wantchekon and Zara Riaz
Climate shocks constrain human fertility in Indonesia pp. 357-369 Downloads
Samuel Sellers and Clark Gray
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