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Volume 113, issue C, 2019

Social policy in South Africa: Navigating the route to social development pp. 1-9 Downloads
Sophie Plagerson, Leila Patel, Tessa Hochfeld and Marianne S. Ulriksen
Long- and short-term determinants of water user cooperation: Experimental evidence from Central Asia pp. 10-25 Downloads
Iroda Amirova, Martin Petrick and Nodir Djanibekov
Food security in rural sub-Saharan Africa: Exploring the nexus between gender, geography and off-farm employment pp. 26-43 Downloads
Fred Mawunyo Dzanku
Remittances, finance and growth: Does financial development foster the impact of remittances on economic growth? pp. 44-59 Downloads
Izabela Sobiech
Gender and generational patterns of African deagrarianization: Evolving labour and land allocation in smallholder peasant household farming, 1980–2015 pp. 60-72 Downloads
Deborah Fahy Bryceson
Local sourcing in developing countries: The role of foreign direct investments and global value chains pp. 73-88 Downloads
Vito Amendolagine, Andrea Presbitero, Roberta Rabellotti and Marco Sanfilippo
Electoral incentives to combat mosquito-borne illnesses: Experimental evidence from Brazil pp. 89-99 Downloads
Taylor C. Boas and F. Daniel Hidalgo
Violence and the formation of hopelessness: Evidence from internally displaced persons in Colombia pp. 100-115 Downloads
Andres Moya and Michael R. Carter
When food systems meet sustainability – Current narratives and implications for actions pp. 116-130 Downloads
Christophe Béné, Peter Oosterveer, Lea Lamotte, Inge D. Brouwer, Stef de Haan, Steve D. Prager, Elise F. Talsma and Colin K. Khoury
Agrarian livelihoods under siege: Carbon forestry, tenure constraints and the rise of capitalist forest enclosures in Ghana pp. 131-142 Downloads
Moses Mosonsieyiri Kansanga and Isaac Luginaah
Can social programs break the vicious cycle between poverty and obesity? Evidence from urban Mexico pp. 143-156 Downloads
Pierre Levasseur
Structural reforms and firms’ productivity: Evidence from developing countries pp. 157-171 Downloads
Wilfried Kouamé and Sampawende J.-A. Tapsoba
What’s in it for Africa? European Union fishing access agreements and fishery exports from developing countries pp. 172-185 Downloads
Cecilia Hammarlund and Anna Andersson
Moving to despair? Migration and well-being in Pakistan pp. 186-203 Downloads
Joyce Chen, Katrina Kosec and Valerie Mueller
Does fiscal decentralization enhance citizens’ access to public services and reduce poverty? Evidence from Côte d’Ivoire municipalities in a conflict setting pp. 204-221 Downloads
Tiangboho Sanogo
Impacts of CDM projects on sustainable development: Improving living standards across Brazilian municipalities? pp. 222-236 Downloads
Mori-Clement, Yadira
Urban energy transitions and rural income generation: Sustainable opportunities for rural development through charcoal production pp. 237-245 Downloads
Harriet Elizabeth Smith, Daniel Jones, Frank Vollmer, Sophia Baumert, Casey M. Ryan, Emily Woollen, Sá N. Lisboa, Mariana Carvalho, Janet A. Fisher, Ana C. Luz, Isla M. Grundy and Genevieve Patenaude
Universal health coverage: A (social insurance) job half done? pp. 246-258 Downloads
Sven Neelsen, Supon Limwattananon, Owen O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Household behaviour in times of political change: Evidence from Egypt pp. 259-276 Downloads
Yvonne Giesing and Almedina Music
Unintended consequence of trade on regional dietary patterns in rural India pp. 277-293 Downloads
Cherry Law
The effect of commodity price shocks on public lands distribution: Evidence from Colombia pp. 294-308 Downloads
Michael Albertus
Do incentives matter when working for god? The impact of performance-based financing on faith-based healthcare in Uganda pp. 309-319 Downloads
Jan Duchoslav and Francesco Cecchi
Grants vs. credits for improving the livelihoods of ultra-poor: Evidence from Ethiopia pp. 320-329 Downloads
Getaw Tadesse and Tadiwos Zewdie
Long-term impacts of an unanticipated spike in food prices on child growth in Indonesia pp. 330-343 Downloads
Futoshi Yamauchi and Donald F. Larson
Different forms of household wealth are associated with opposing risks for HIV infection in East Africa pp. 344-351 Downloads
Craig Hadley, Amanda Maxfield and Daniel Hruschka
The power of lump sums: Using maternity payment schedules to reduce the gender asset gap in households reached by Brazil’s Bolsa Família conditional cash transfer pp. 352-367 Downloads
Gregory Duff Morton
SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth – A gendered analysis pp. 368-380 Downloads
Shirin M. Rai, Benjamin D. Brown and Kanchana N. Ruwanpura
Lithium and development imaginaries in Chile, Argentina and Bolivia pp. 381-391 Downloads
Javiera Barandiarán
Pathways to accountability in rural Guatemala: A qualitative comparative analysis of citizen-led initiatives for the right to health of indigenous populations pp. 392-401 Downloads
Alison Hernández, Ana Lorena Ruano, Anna-Karin Hurtig, Isabel Goicolea, Miguel San Sebastián and Walter Flores

Volume 112, issue C, 2018

Services trade policy and sustainable development pp. 1-12 Downloads
Matteo Fiorini and Bernard Hoekman
Temperature shocks, short-term growth and poverty thresholds: Evidence from rural Tanzania pp. 13-32 Downloads
Marco Letta, Pierluigi Montalbano and Richard S.J. Tol
Are economic rents good for development? Evidence from the manufacturing sector pp. 33-45 Downloads
Daniel Schwab and Eric Werker
Households’ vulnerability from trade in Vietnam pp. 46-58 Downloads
Emiliano Magrini, Pierluigi Montalbano and L. Alan Winters
Structural modernisation and development traps. An empirical approach pp. 59-73 Downloads
Alejandro Lavopa and Adam Szirmai
Crowdsourcing accountability: ICT for service delivery pp. 74-87 Downloads
Guy Grossman, Melina R. Platas and Jonathan Rodden
In harm's way: Climate security vulnerability in Asia pp. 88-118 Downloads
Joshua Busby, Todd G. Smith, Nisha Krishnan, Charles Wight and Vallejo-Gutierrez, Santiago
The cyclicality of international public sector borrowing in developing countries: Does the lender matter? pp. 119-135 Downloads
Arturo J. Galindo and Ugo Panizza
NGOs and international development: A review of thirty-five years of scholarship pp. 136-149 Downloads
Jennifer N. Brass, Wesley Longhofer, Rachel S. Robinson and Allison Schnable
Mobility equity in a globalized world: Reducing inequalities in the sustainable development agenda pp. 150-162 Downloads
Andreas Hackl
Foods and fads: The welfare impacts of rising quinoa prices in Peru pp. 163-179 Downloads
Marc F. Bellemare, Fajardo-Gonzalez, Johanna and Seth R. Gitter
Micro(soft) managing a ‘green revolution’ for Africa: The new donor culture and international agricultural development pp. 180-192 Downloads
Rachel Schurman
Revisiting the patriarchal bargain: The intergenerational power dynamics of household money management in rural Nepal pp. 193-204 Downloads
Lu Gram, Skordis-Worrall, Jolene, Jenevieve Mannell, Dharma S. Manandhar, Naomi Saville and Joanna Morrison
Can farmers adapt to higher temperatures? Evidence from India pp. 205-219 Downloads
Vis Taraz
Why the poor do not benefit from community-driven development: Lessons from participatory budgeting pp. 220-232 Downloads
Kidjie Saguin
Ex post evaluation of technology diffusion in the African palm oil sector: The Caltech expeller in Cameroon, Benin, and Liberia pp. 233-243 Downloads
Catherine P. Bishop
Workfare versus transfers in rural India pp. 244-258 Downloads
Arthur Alik-Lagrange and Martin Ravallion
Does contract farming improve welfare? A review pp. 259-271 Downloads
Marc F. Bellemare and Jeffrey Bloem
Reforming grants to tackle child poverty: An integrated macro-micro approach pp. 272-281 Downloads
Luca Tiberti, Helene Maisonnave, Margaret Chitiga and Ramos Mabugu
The effectiveness of agricultural certification in developing countries: A systematic review pp. 282-312 Downloads
Carlos Oya, Florian Schaefer and Dafni Skalidou

Volume 111, issue C, 2018

Natural disasters and human capital: The case of Nepal’s earthquake pp. 1-12 Downloads
Jayash Paudel and Hanbyul Ryu
Is resilience to climate change socially inclusive? Investigating theories of change processes in Myanmar pp. 13-26 Downloads
Tim Forsyth
Democracy’s comparative advantage: Evidence from aggregated trade data, 1962–2010 pp. 27-40 Downloads
Jiahua Yue and Shangsi Zhou
Conservative outlook, gender norms and female wellbeing: Evidence from rural Bangladesh pp. 41-58 Downloads
Tanima Ahmed and Binayak Sen
The impact of foreign aid on migration revisited pp. 59-74 Downloads
Mauro Lanati and Rainer Thiele
Re-politicizing participation or reframing environmental governance? Beyond indigenous’ prior consultation and citizen participation pp. 75-83 Downloads
Roger Merino
Does financial literacy improve financial inclusion? Cross country evidence pp. 84-96 Downloads
Antonia Grohmann, Theres Klühs and Lukas Menkhoff
Context and measurement: An analysis of the relationship between intrahousehold decision making and autonomy pp. 97-112 Downloads
Greg Seymour and Amber Peterman
Historical legacies of colonial indirect rule: Princely states and Maoist insurgency in central India pp. 113-129 Downloads
Shivaji Mukherjee
Land tenure security and investment: Does strength of land right really matter in rural Burkina Faso? pp. 130-147 Downloads
Yiriyibin Bambio and Salima Bouayad Agha
Assessing the global poverty effects of antimicrobial resistance pp. 148-160 Downloads
Syud Amer Ahmed, Enis Barış, Delfin S. Go, Hans Lofgren, Israel Osorio-Rodarte and Karen Thierfelder
Hidden human capital: Self-efficacy, aspirations and achievements of adolescent and young women in India pp. 161-180 Downloads
Sanchari Roy, Matthew Morton and Shrayana Bhattacharya
Official debt restructurings and development pp. 181-195 Downloads
Gong Cheng, Díaz-Cassou, Javier and Aitor Erce
Health insurance, a friend in need? Impacts of formal insurance and crowding out of informal insurance pp. 196-210 Downloads
Xin Geng, Wendy Janssens, Berber Kramer and Marijn van der List
“Food prices were high, and the dal became watery”. Mixed-method evidence on household food insecurity and children’s diets in India pp. 211-224 Downloads
Elisabetta Aurino and Virginia Morrow
Immigrant networks and remittances: Cheaper together? pp. 225-245 Downloads
Ainhoa Aparicio Fenoll and Zoe Kuehn
Engineering change? The idea of ‘the scheme’ in African irrigation pp. 246-255 Downloads
Elizabeth Harrison
Land tenure, price shocks, and insurgency: Evidence from Peru and Colombia pp. 256-269 Downloads
Jenny Guardado
The enduring influence of institutions on universal health coverage: An empirical investigation of 62 former colonies pp. 270-287 Downloads
Michael Miller, Veronica Toffolutti and Aaron Reeves
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