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Volume 109, issue C, 2018

Financial deepening and innovation: The role of political institutions pp. 1-13 Downloads
Chun-Yu Ho, Shaoqing Huang, Hao Shi and Jun Wu
Do different types of assets have differential effects on child education? Evidence from Tanzania pp. 14-28 Downloads
Kashi Kafle, Dean Jolliffe and Alex Winter-Nelson
The Political Ecology of Oil Palm Company-Community partnerships in the Peruvian Amazon: Deforestation consequences of the privatization of rural development pp. 29-41 Downloads
Aoife Bennett, Ashwin Ravikumar and Homero Paltán
Cost of being a slum dweller in Nairobi: Living under dismal conditions but still paying a housing rent premium pp. 42-56 Downloads
Debabrata Talukdar
A sharing economy? Unpacking demand and living conditions in the urban housing market in Kenya pp. 57-72 Downloads
Sumila Gulyani, Debabrata Talukdar and Ellen M. Bassett
The SDGs in middle-income countries: Setting or serving domestic development agendas? Evidence from Ecuador pp. 73-84 Downloads
Philipp Horn and Jean Grugel
What constrains renewable energy investment in Sub-Saharan Africa? A comparison of Kenya and Ghana pp. 85-100 Downloads
Ana Pueyo
The Kaleidoscope Model of policy change: Applications to food security policy in Zambia pp. 101-120 Downloads
Danielle Resnick, Steven Haggblade, Suresh Babu, Sheryl L. Hendriks and David Mather
From intermittent to continuous service: Costs, benefits, equity and sustainability of water system reforms in Hubli-Dharwad, India pp. 121-133 Downloads
Zachary Burt, Ayşe Ercümen, Narayana Billava and Isha Ray
From state-initiated to Indigenous-driven infrastructure: The Inuvialuit and Canada’s first highway to the Arctic Ocean pp. 134-148 Downloads
Mia M. Bennett
Socializing accountability in humanitarian settings: A proposed framework pp. 149-162 Downloads
Sarah K. Chynoweth, Anthony B. Zwi and Anna K. Whelan
Promoting natural resource conflict management in an illiberal setting: Experiences from Central Darfur, Sudan pp. 163-171 Downloads
A. Peter Castro
Institutional bindingness, power structure, and land expropriation in China pp. 172-186 Downloads
Meina Cai and Xin Sun
Examining rural Sahelian out-migration in the context of climate change: An analysis of the linkages between rainfall and out-migration in two Malian villages from 1981 to 2009 pp. 187-196 Downloads
Kathryn Grace, Véronique Hertrich, Djeneba Singare and Greg Husak
What is equitable resilience? pp. 197-205 Downloads
Nilufar Matin, John Forrester and Jonathan Ensor
Gold exploitation and socioeconomic outcomes: The case of Burkina Faso pp. 206-221 Downloads
Agnès Zabsonré, Maxime Agbo and Juste Somé
What information do citizens want? Evidence from one million information requests in Mexico pp. 222-235 Downloads
Daniel Berliner, Benjamin E. Bagozzi and Brian Palmer-Rubin
Social capital, citizen participation in public administration, and public sector performance in Thailand pp. 236-248 Downloads
Ploy Suebvises
The price of persecution: The long-term effects of the Anti-Rightist Campaign on economic performance in post-Mao China pp. 249-260 Downloads
Zhaojin Zeng and Joshua Eisenman
Accessing higher education in developing countries: Panel data analysis from India, Peru, and Vietnam pp. 261-278 Downloads
Alan Sanchez and Abhijeet Singh
Sorting through global corruption determinants: Institutions and education matter – Not culture pp. 279-294 Downloads
Michael Jetter and Christopher Parmeter
Taxation, non-tax revenue and democracy: New evidence using new cross-country data pp. 295-312 Downloads
Wilson Prichard, Paola Salardi and Paul Segal
How environmental NGOs have influenced decision making in a ‘semi-authoritarian’ state: The case of forest policy in Ethiopia pp. 313-322 Downloads
Alemayehu N. Ayana, Bas Arts and K. Freerk Wiersum
Crowding-out or crowding-in? Public and private investment in India pp. 323-333 Downloads
Girish Bahal, Mehdi Raissi and Volodymyr Tulin
The contemporary development discourse: Analysing the influence of development studies’ journals pp. 334-345 Downloads
Rogelio Madrueño and Sergio Tezanos
Rural electrification, gender and the labor market: A cross-country study of India and South Africa pp. 346-359 Downloads
Sambhu Singh Rathi and Claire Vermaak
Social networks and the intention to migrate pp. 360-374 Downloads
Miriam Manchin and Sultan Orazbayev
REDD+, hype, hope and disappointment: The dynamics of expectations in conservation and development pilot projects pp. 375-385 Downloads
Kate Massarella, Susannah M. Sallu, Jonathan E. Ensor and Rob Marchant
Evolution of water governance in Bangladesh: An urban perspective pp. 386-400 Downloads
T. Yasmin, M.A. Farrelly and B.C. Rogers
Economic underpinnings of violent extremism: A cross country exploration of repeated survey data pp. 401-412 Downloads
Ramya M. Vijaya, Anthony Wilent, Jessica Cathcart and Ryan Fiorellini
Estimating the Relative Benefits of Agricultural Growth on the Distribution of Expenditures pp. 417-428 Downloads
Ethan Ligon and Elisabeth Sadoulet
Sectoral Productivity Growth and Poverty Reduction: National and Global Impacts pp. 429-439 Downloads
Maros Ivanic and Will Martin
Beyond Agriculture Versus Non-Agriculture: Decomposing Sectoral Growth–Poverty Linkages in Five African Countries pp. 440-451 Downloads
Paul Dorosh and James Thurlow
Composition of Household Income and Child Nutrition Outcomes Evidence from Uganda pp. 452-469 Downloads
Angeli Kirk, Talip Kilic and Calogero Carletto
Agricultural Productivity, Hired Labor, Wages, and Poverty: Evidence from Bangladesh pp. 470-482 Downloads
M. Shahe Emran and Forhad Shilpi
The Effect of Agricultural Technology on the Speed of Development pp. 483-496 Downloads
Markus Eberhardt and Dietrich Vollrath
Rural–Urban Linkages, Public Investment and Transport Costs: The Case of Tanzania pp. 497-510 Downloads
Christopher Adam, David Bevan and Douglas Gollin
Toward an Understanding of Economic Growth in Africa: A Reinterpretation of the Lewis Model pp. 511-522 Downloads
Xinshen Diao and Margaret McMillan

Volume 108, issue C, 2018

Achieving food security and industrial development in Malawi: Are export restrictions the solution? pp. 1-15 Downloads
Emerta Aragie, Karl Pauw and Valentina Pernechele
Peopling policy processes? Methodological populism in the Bangladesh health and education sectors pp. 16-27 Downloads
David Lewis
Who benefits from which agricultural research-for-development technologies? Evidence from farm household poverty analysis in Central Africa pp. 28-46 Downloads
John Herbert Ainembabazi, Tahirou Abdoulaye, Shiferaw Feleke, Arega Alene, Paul M. Dontsop-Nguezet, Pierre Celestin Ndayisaba, Cyrille Hicintuka, Sylvain Mapatano and Victor Manyong
A moral atmosphere of development as a share: Consequences for urban development in Indonesia pp. 47-56 Downloads
Tanya Jakimow
Can group farms outperform individual family farms? Empirical insights from India pp. 57-73 Downloads
Bina Agarwal
Contesting the hydrocarbon frontiers: State depoliticizing practices and local responses in Peru pp. 74-85 Downloads
Almut Schilling-Vacaflor, Riccarda Flemmer and Anna Hujber
Gender lessons for climate initiatives: A comparative study of REDD+ impacts on subjective wellbeing pp. 86-102 Downloads
Anne M. Larson, David Solis, Amy E. Duchelle, Stibniati Atmadja, Ida Aju Pradnja Resosudarmo, Therese Dokken and Mella Komalasari
Land-grabbing, land-use transformation and social differentiation: Deconstructing “small-scale” in Ghana's recent gold rush pp. 103-114 Downloads
Heidi Hausermann, David Ferring, Bernadette Atosona, Graciela Mentz, Richard Amankwah, Augustus Chang, Kyle Hartfield, Emmanuel Effah, Grace Yeboah Asuamah, Coryanne Mansell and Natasha Sastri
Women’s participation in environmental decision-making: Quasi-experimental evidence from northern Kenya pp. 115-130 Downloads
Tara Grillos
Potential contributions of market-systems development initiatives for building climate resilience pp. 131-144 Downloads
Laura Kuhl
Bridging the information gap between citizens and local governments: Evidence from a civic participation strengthening program in Rwanda pp. 145-156 Downloads
Ali E. Protik, Ira Nichols-Barrer, Jacqueline Berman and Matt Sloan
How do African SMEs respond to climate risks? Evidence from Kenya and Senegal pp. 157-168 Downloads
Florence Crick, Shaikh Eskander, Sam Fankhauser and Mamadou Diop
How African cities lead: Urban policy innovation and agriculture in Kampala and Nairobi pp. 169-180 Downloads
Christopher D. Gore
A human rights-consistent approach to multidimensional welfare measurement applied to sub-Saharan Africa pp. 181-196 Downloads
Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, M. Azhar Hussain and Finn Tarp
WTO membership and the shift to consumption taxes pp. 197-218 Downloads
Thiess Buettner and Boryana Madzharova
The more gender equity, the less child poverty? A multilevel analysis of malnutrition and health deprivation in 49 low- and middle-income countries pp. 221-230 Downloads
Hans Ekbrand and Björn Halleröd
Pathways of adaptation to external stressors in coastal natural-resource-dependent communities: Implications for climate change pp. 235-248 Downloads
Alexandra Paige Fischer
Multi-Scalar Pathways to Smallholder Adaptation pp. 249-262 Downloads
Morey Burnham and Zhao Ma
Toward a Political Ecology of Migration: Land, Labor Migration, and Climate Change in Northwestern Nicaragua pp. 263-273 Downloads
Claudia Radel, Birgit Schmook, Lindsey Carte and Sofia Mardero
Re-Defining Sahelian ‘Adaptive Agriculture’ when Implemented Locally: Beyond Techno-fix Solutions pp. 274-282 Downloads
Laura Vang Rasmussen
Rethinking identity in adaptation research: Performativity and livestock keeping practices in the Kenyan drylands pp. 283-295 Downloads
Julia Wernersson
Assessing multi-level drivers of adaptation to climate variability and water insecurity in smallholder irrigation systems pp. 296-308 Downloads
Paul McCord, Kurt Waldman, Elizabeth Baldwin, Dell'Angelo, Jampel and Tom Evans
Linking climate change strategies and land conflicts in Cambodia: Evidence from the Greater Aural region pp. 309-320 Downloads
Carol Hunsberger, Courtney Work and Roman Herre
Household Livelihood Differentiation and Vulnerability to Climate Hazards in Rural China pp. 321-331 Downloads
Qing Tian and Maria Carmen Lemos
Local values and fairness in climate change adaptation: Insights from marginal rural Australian communities pp. 332-343 Downloads
Sonia Graham, Jon Barnett, Colette Mortreux, Anna Hurlimann and Ruth Fincher
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