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Volume 157, issue C, 2022

Transnational partnerships, domestic institutions, and sustainable development. The case of Brazil and the Amazon Region Protected Areas program Downloads
Liliana B. Andonova and Dario Piselli
Satisfaction with water services delivery in South Africa: the effects of social comparison Downloads
Nouran Zenelabden and Johane Dikgang
Why New Zealand’s Indigenous reconciliation process has failed to empower Māori fishers: Distributional, procedural, and recognition-based injustices Downloads
Hekia Bodwitch, Andrew M. Song, Owen Temby, John Reid, Megan Bailey and Gordon M. Hickey
On the association between housing deprivation and urban size: Evidence from South Asia Downloads
Moisés Obaco, Nicola Pontarollo, Rodrigo Mendieta Muñoz and Juan Pablo Díaz-Sánchez
Prisoners of a distant past? Linguistic diversity and the time-depth of human settlement in Papua New Guinea Downloads
Jon Fraenkel and Colin Filer
Selective inclusion in cash transfer programs: Unintended consequences for social cohesion Downloads
Anne Della Guardia, Milli Lake and Pascale Schnitzer
IMF fairness: Calibrating the policies of the International Monetary Fund based on distributive justice Downloads
Adel Daoud, Anders Herlitz and S.V. Subramanian
The implications of aggregate measures of exposure to violence for the estimated impacts on individual risk preferences Downloads
Marc Rockmore and Christopher B. Barrett
Do remittances reshape household expenditures? Evidence from Nepal Downloads
Khushbu Mishra, Olga Kondratjeva and Gerald E. Shively
Beyond individualistic behaviour: Social norms and innovation adoption in rural Mozambique Downloads
Luca Crudeli, Susanna Mancinelli, Massimiliano Mazzanti and Raul Pitoro
Autocracy and human capital Downloads
Eric C.C. Chang and Wen-Chin Wu
The politics of coproduction during Latin America’s ‘Pink Tide’: Water, housing, and waste in comparative perspective Downloads
Geoff Goodwin, Patrick O'Hare, Miranda Sheild Johansson and Jonathan Alderman
Climate change, natural disasters, and institutional integrity Downloads
Ritika Khurana, Douglas Mugabe and Xiaoli L. Etienne
Institutional determinants of large land-based investments’ performance in Zambia: Does title enhance productivity and structural transformation? Downloads
Daniel Ayalew Ali and Klaus Deininger
Murder nature: Weather and violent crime in rural Brazil Downloads
Phoebe W. Ishak
An exploration of the association between fuel subsidies and fuel riots Downloads
Neil McCulloch, Davide Natalini, Naomi Hossain and Patricia Justino
Impact of natural disasters on the income distribution Downloads
Regina Pleninger
The shadow of the epidemic: Long-term impacts of meningitis exposure on risk preference and behaviors Downloads
Guanfu Fang, Wei Li and Ying Zhu
It’s all about politics: Migration and resource conflicts in the global south Downloads
Charlotte Wiederkehr, Tobias Ide, Ralf Seppelt and Kathleen Hermans
The dynamics of income inequality in Africa: An empirical investigation on the role of macroeconomic and institutional forces Downloads
Michael E. Batuo, George Kararach and Issam Malki
The fiscal cost of conflict: Evidence from Afghanistan 2005–2017 Downloads
Philip Barrett
Economic and social development along the urban–rural continuum: New opportunities to inform policy Downloads
Andrea Cattaneo, Anjali Adukia, David L. Brown, Luc Christiaensen, David K. Evans, Annie Haakenstad, Theresa McMenomy, Mark Partridge, Sara Vaz and Daniel J. Weiss
Local governance quality and law compliance: The case of Mozambican firms Downloads
Hanna Berkel, Christian Estmann and John Rand
Establishing the link between internal and international migration: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa Downloads
Marinella Cirillo, Andrea Cattaneo, Meghan Miller and Ahmad Sadiddin
Development of agroforestry food resources in Niger: Are farmers’ preferences context specific? Downloads
Dolores Agúndez, Sitou Lawali, Ali Mahamane, Ricardo Alía and Mario Soliño
“I will sample until things get better – or until I die.” Potential and limits of citizen science to promote social accountability for environmental pollution Downloads
Désirée Ruppen and Fritz Brugger
Contentious environmental governance in polluted gold mining geographies: The case of La Toma, Colombia Downloads
Irene Vélez-Torres and Diana Vanegas
What does equitable distribution mean in community forests? Downloads
Rachel S. Friedman, Kerrie A. Wilson, Jonathan R. Rhodes and Elizabeth A. Law
Governing the diverse forest: Polycentric climate governance in the Amazon Downloads
Fronika de Wit and João Mourato
How are institutions included in Integrated Conservation and Development Projects? Developing and testing a diagnostic approach on the World Bank’s Forest and Community project in Salta, Argentina Downloads
Louise Marie Busck-Lumholt, Esteve Corbera and Ole Mertz
Southern thought, islandness and real-existing degrowth in the Mediterranean Downloads
Giorgos Kallis, Angelos Varvarousis and Panos Petridis
Impacts of applying for international labor migration before migration occurs Downloads
Yoshito Takasaki

Volume 156, issue C, 2022

Women’s political empowerment and economic growth Downloads
Sirianne Dahlum, Carl Henrik Knutsen and Valeriya Mechkova
Recovering from severe drought in the drylands of Ethiopia: Impact of Comprehensive Resilience Programming Downloads
Lisa C. Smith and Timothy R. Frankenberger
From fees to free: User fee removal, maternal health care utilization and child health in Zambia Downloads
Yohan Renard
Irrigation infrastructure and trust: Evidence from natural and lab-in-the-field experiments in rural communities Downloads
Keitaro Aoyagi, Yasuyuki Sawada and Masahiro Shoji
Is Chinese aid different? Downloads
Anke Hoeffler and Olivier Sterck
Does a joint United Nations microfinance ‘plus’ program empower female farmers in rural Ethiopia? Evidence using the pro-WEAI Downloads
Marya Hillesland, Susan Kaaria, Erdgin Mane, Mihret Alemu and Vanya Slavchevska
Divergent impacts of the grain to green program, landholdings, and demographic factors on livelihood diversification in rural China Downloads
Madeline M. Giefer and Li An
The impact of coffee leaf rust on migration by smallholder coffee farmers in Guatemala Downloads
Samuel I. Dupre, Celia A. Harvey and Margaret B. Holland
Does balancing gender composition lead to more prosocial outcomes? Experimental evidence of equality in public goods and extraction games from rural Kenya Downloads
Yuta J. Masuda, Gina Waterfield, Carolina Castilla, Shiteng Kang and Wei Zhang

Volume 155, issue C, 2022

Taming systemic corruption: The American experience and its implications for contemporary debates Downloads
Mariano-Florentino Cuèllar and Matthew C. Stephenson
The interrelated impacts of credit access, market access and forest proximity on livelihood strategies in Cambodia Downloads
John S. Felkner, Hyun Lee, Sabina Shaikh, Alan Kolata and Michael Binford
Weather shocks across seasons and child health: Evidence from a panel study in the Kyrgyz Republic Downloads
Hanna Freudenreich, Anastasia Aladysheva and Tilman Brück
The long-term health impact of Agent Orange: Evidence from the Vietnam War Downloads
Duong Trung Le, Thanh Pham and Solomon Polachek
Does decentralization encourage pro-poor targeting? Evidence from Kenya’s constituencies development fund Downloads
J. Andrew Harris and Daniel N. Posner
Domestic workers and sexual harassment in India: Examining preferred response strategies Downloads
Akshaya Vijayalakshmi, Pritha Dev and Vaibhavi Kulkarni
Proletarianization and gateways to precarization in the context of land-based investments for agricultural commercialization in Lao PDR Downloads
Vong Nanhthavong, Sabin Bieri, Anh-Thu Nguyen, Cornelia Hett and Michael Epprecht
Decentred regulation: The case of private healthcare in India Downloads
Benjamin M. Hunter, Susan F. Murray, Shweta Marathe and Indira Chakravarthi
Detailed geographic information, conflict exposure, and health impacts Downloads
Richard Akresh, German Daniel Caruso and Harsha Thirumurthy
Coping with shocks: How Self-Help Groups impact food security and seasonal migration Downloads
Timothée Demont
Teacher pay in Africa: Evidence from 15 countries Downloads
David K. Evans, Fei Yuan and Deon Filmer
Sex-disaggregated agricultural extension and weather variability in Africa south of the Sahara Downloads
Carlo Azzarri and Gianluigi Nico
A sustainable livelihoods framework for the 21st century Downloads
Nithya Natarajan, Andrew Newsham, Jonathan Rigg and Diana Suhardiman
A place at the table is not enough: Accountability for Indigenous Peoples and local communities in multi-stakeholder platforms Downloads
Anne M. Larson, Juan Pablo Sarmiento Barletti and Nicole Heise Vigil
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