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World Development

1973 - 2018

Current editor(s): O. T. Coomes

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Volume 58, issue C, 2014

The Impact of Governance and Institutional Quality on MFI Outreach and Financial Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 1-20 Downloads
Thierno Barry and Ruth Tacneng
Regulation in Microinsurance Markets: Principles, Practice, and Directions for Future Development pp. 21-40 Downloads
Christian Biener, Martin Eling and Joan T. Schmit
Does Tourism Eco-Certification Pay? Costa Rica’s Blue Flag Program pp. 41-52 Downloads
Allen Blackman, María Angélica Naranjo, Juan Robalino, Francisco Alpizar Rodriguez and Jorge Rivera
Out of Sight, Not Out of Mind. Education Networks and International Trade pp. 53-66 Downloads
Marina Murat
Estimating the Scale and Geography of Global Poverty Now and in the Future: How Much Difference Do Method and Assumptions Make? pp. 67-82 Downloads
Peter Edward and Andy Sumner
Labor Market Discrimination in Lima, Peru: Evidence from a Field Experiment pp. 83-94 Downloads
Francisco Galarza and Gustavo Yamada
The Politics of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in Andhra Pradesh pp. 95-105 Downloads
Diego Maiorano
Exploiting the Poor: Bureaucratic Corruption and Poverty in Africa pp. 106-115 Downloads
Mogens K. Justesen and Christian Bjørnskov
The Millennium Challenge Corporation: Organizational Constraints on US Foreign Aid, 2004–11 pp. 116-129 Downloads
James H. Lebovic
Subnational Climate Justice? Adaptation Finance Distribution and Climate Vulnerability pp. 130-142 Downloads
Sam Barrett
Effect of Conflict on Dietary Diversity: Evidence from Côte d’Ivoire pp. 143-158 Downloads
Andrew L. Dabalen and Saumik Paul

Volume 57, issue C, 2014

Stepping into Formal Politics pp. 1-18 Downloads
Alexandra M. Girard
Exploring the Relation Between the Degree of Novelty of Innovations and User–Producer Interaction Across Different Income Regions pp. 19-31 Downloads
Gouya Harirchi and Cristina Chaminade
Women’s Access to Labor Market Opportunities, Control of Household Resources, and Domestic Violence: Evidence from Bangladesh pp. 32-46 Downloads
Rachel Heath
Manufacturing Paradoxes: Foreign Ownership, Governance, and Value Chains in China’s Light Industries pp. 47-62 Downloads
Mark P. Dallas
Corporate Investments in Asian Markets: Financial Conditions, Financial Development, and Financial Constraints pp. 63-78 Downloads
Maria Socorro Gochoco-Bautista, Noli Sotocinal and Jianxin Wang
Selling Success: Constructing Value in Conservation and Development pp. 79-90 Downloads
Bram Büscher
Is There an Alternative for Irrigation Reform? pp. 91-100 Downloads
Diana Suhardiman and Mark Giordano
Do Natural Resource Revenues Hinder Financial Development? The Role of Political Institutions pp. 101-113 Downloads
Sambit Bhattacharyya and Roland Hodler
E-Government, Internet Adoption, and Corruption: An Empirical Investigation pp. 114-126 Downloads
Nasr Elbahnasawy
The Influence of Legitimacy Perceptions on Cooperation – A Framed Field Experiment pp. 127-137 Downloads
Jetske Bouma, K.J. Joy, Suhas Paranjape and Erik Ansink
The Impact of Aid and Public Investment Volatility on Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 138-147 Downloads
Malimu Museru, Francois Toerien and Sean Gossel
Slavery, Statehood, and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 148-163 Downloads
Dirk Bezemer, Jutta Bolt and Robert Lensink
Efficiency-Adjusted Public Capital and Growth pp. 164-178 Downloads
Sanjeev Gupta, Alvar Kangur, Chris Papageorgiou and Abdoul Wane

Volume 56, issue C, 2014

Financial Inclusion, Gender Dimension, and Economic Impact on Poor Households pp. 1-15 Downloads
Vighneswara Swamy
Does Commercialization Undermine the Benefits of Decentralization for Local Services Provision? Evidence from Mexico’s Urban Water and Sanitation Sector pp. 16-31 Downloads
Veronica Herrera
Inequality and Fractionalization pp. 32-50 Downloads
Gregory Casey and Ann Owen
The Persistence of Subjective Poverty in Urban Ethiopia pp. 51-61 Downloads
Yonas Alem, Gunnar Köhlin and Jesper Stage
Aid with Blinkers: Environmental Governance of Uranium Mining in Niger pp. 62-76 Downloads
Rasmus Kløcker Larsen and Christiane Alzouma Mamosso
The Surprising Effects of the Great Recession: Losers and Winners in Thailand in 2008–09 pp. 77-92 Downloads
Jonathan Haughton and Shahidur Khandker
Adding Environment to the Collective Action Problem: Individuals, Civil Society, and the Mangrove-Fishery Commons in Ecuador pp. 93-107 Downloads
Christine M. Beitl
FDI Spillovers and Time since Foreign Entry pp. 108-126 Downloads
Bruno Merlevede, Koen Schoors and Mariana Spatareanu
Aid Effectiveness in Times of Political Change: Lessons from the Post-Communist Transition pp. 127-138 Downloads
Emmanuel Frot, Anders Olofsgård and Maria Berlin
Crime and Microenterprise Growth: Evidence from Mexico pp. 139-152 Downloads
Ariel BenYishay and Sarah Pearlman
What Determines Gender Inequality in Household Food Security in Kenya? Application of Exogenous Switching Treatment Regression pp. 153-171 Downloads
Menale Kassie, Simon Wagura Ndiritu and Jesper Stage
Determinants of Donor Generosity: A Survey of the Aid Budget Literature pp. 172-199 Downloads
Andreas Fuchs, Axel Dreher and Peter Nunnenkamp
Diversification and Development in Pastoralist Ethiopia pp. 200-213 Downloads
Derek Headey, Alemayehu Taffesse and Liangzhi You
How Public Pension affects Elderly Labor Supply and Well-being: Evidence from India pp. 214-225 Downloads
Neeraj Kaushal
Food Standards are Good – For Middle-Class Farmers pp. 226-242 Downloads
Henrik Hansen and Neda Trifkovic
Industrialization Trajectories in Madagascar’s Export Apparel Industry: Ownership, Embeddedness, Markets, and Upgrading pp. 243-257 Downloads
Mike Morris and Cornelia Staritz
The Paradox of Export Growth in Areas of Weak Governance: The Case of the Ready Made Garment Sector in Bangladesh pp. 258-271 Downloads
Faisal Z. Ahmed, Anne Greenleaf and Audrey Sacks
How Much Infrastructure Is Too Much? A New Approach and Evidence from China pp. 272-286 Downloads
Hao Shi and Shaoqing Huang
Taxation and Democratization pp. 287-301 Downloads
Thushyanthan Baskaran
Adding Value to Randomization with Qualitative Analysis: The Case of Microcredit in Rural Morocco pp. 302-312 Downloads
Solène Morvant-Roux, Isabelle Guérin, Marc Roesch and Jean-Yves Moisseron
Self-Employment in the Developing World pp. 313-331 Downloads
Thomas (Tim) Gindling and David Newhouse

Volume 55, issue C, 2014

Land Tenure and Tropical Forest Carbon Management pp. 1-6 Downloads
Lisa Naughton-Treves and Kelly Wendland
Governance, Location and Avoided Deforestation from Protected Areas: Greater Restrictions Can Have Lower Impact, Due to Differences in Location pp. 7-20 Downloads
Alexander Pfaff, Juan Robalino, Eirivelthon Lima, Catalina Sandoval and Luis Diego Herrera
Complex Tenure and Deforestation: Implications for Conservation Incentives in the Ecuadorian Amazon pp. 21-36 Downloads
Margaret B. Holland, Free de Koning, Manuel Morales, Lisa Naughton-Treves, Brian E. Robinson and Luis Suárez
How are REDD+ Proponents Addressing Tenure Problems? Evidence from Brazil, Cameroon, Tanzania, Indonesia, and Vietnam pp. 37-52 Downloads
William D. Sunderlin, Anne M. Larson, Amy E. Duchelle, Ida Aju Pradnja Resosudarmo, Thu Ba Huynh, Abdon Awono and Therese Dokken
Linking Forest Tenure Reform, Environmental Compliance, and Incentives: Lessons from REDD+ Initiatives in the Brazilian Amazon pp. 53-67 Downloads
Amy E. Duchelle, Marina Cromberg, Maria Fernanda Gebara, Raissa Guerra, Tadeu Melo, Anne Larson, Peter Cronkleton, Jan Börner, Erin Sills, Sven Wunder, Simone Bauch, Peter May, Galia Selaya and William D. Sunderlin
Does Tenure Security Lead to REDD+ Project Effectiveness? Reflections from Five Emerging Sites in Indonesia pp. 68-83 Downloads
Ida Aju Pradnja Resosudarmo, Stibniati Atmadja, Andini Desita Ekaputri, Dian Y. Intarini, Yayan Indriatmoko and Pangestuti Astri
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