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Volume 45, issue C, 2013

Structural Change in Developing Countries: Has it Decreased Gender Inequality? pp. 1-16 Downloads
Michelle Rendall
The Effect of Women’s Bargaining Power on Child Nutrition in Rural Senegal pp. 17-30 Downloads
Aurélia Lépine and Eric Strobl
From Nutrition to Aspirations and Self-Efficacy: Gender Bias over Time among Children in Four Countries pp. 31-50 Downloads
Stefan Dercon and Abhijeet Singh
Does Prime-Age Mortality Reduce Per-Capita Household Income? Evidence from Rural Zambia pp. 51-62 Downloads
Toman Omar Mahmoud and Rainer Thiele
Reversing Urban Bias in African Rice Markets: Evidence from Senegal pp. 63-74 Downloads
Matty Demont, Pieter Rutsaert, Maimouna Ndour and Wim Verbeke
Disrupting Demand for Commercial Seed: Input Subsidies in Malawi and Zambia pp. 75-91 Downloads
Nicole Mason and Jacob Ricker-Gilbert
Fiscal Capacity and the Quality of Government in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 92-107 Downloads
Thushyanthan Baskaran and Arne Bigsten
Nation-Building and Conflict in Modern Africa pp. 108-118 Downloads
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay and Elliott Green
The Effects of Risk and Shocks on Non-Farm Enterprise Development in Rural Ethiopia pp. 119-136 Downloads
Bob Rijkers and Mans Soderbom
Corporate-Led Sustainable Development and Energy Poverty Alleviation at the Bottom of the Pyramid: The Case of the CleanCook in Nigeria pp. 137-146 Downloads
Temilade Sesan, Sujatha Raman, Mike Clifford and Ian Forbes
Can Big Push Interventions Take Small-Scale Farmers out of Poverty? Insights from the Sauri Millennium Village in Kenya pp. 147-160 Downloads
Bernadette M. Wanjala and Roldan Muradian
The In-House Contracting Paradox: Flexibility, Control, and Tension pp. 161-174 Downloads
Jong-Woon Lee
Human Rights Treaty Ratification of Aid Receiving Countries pp. 175-188 Downloads
Arvind Magesan
The Privatization of the Fixed-Line Telecommunications Operator in OECD, Latin America, Asia, and Africa: One Size Does Not Fit All pp. 189-208 Downloads
F. Gasmi, A. Maingard, P. Noumba and Laura Recuero Virto
Job Creation through Infrastructure Investment in the Middle East and North Africa pp. 209-222 Downloads
Elena Ianchovichina, Antonio Estache, Renaud Foucart, Grégoire Garsous and Tito Yepes
Returning to Dakar: A Mixed Methods Analysis of the Role of Migration Experience for Occupational Status pp. 223-238 Downloads
Cora Leonie Mezger Kveder and Marie-Laurence Flahaux
A Matter of Time: Revisiting Growth Convergence in China pp. 239-251 Downloads
Fredrik Andersson, David Edgerton and Sonja Opper
Gender Inequality in Social Institutions and Gendered Development Outcomes pp. 252-268 Downloads
Boris Branisa, Stephan Klasen and Maria Ziegler
Ten Years of “Q-Squared”: Implications for Understanding and Explaining Poverty pp. 269-285 Downloads
Paul Shaffer
The Politics of Code Enforcement and Implementation in Vietnam’s Apparel and Footwear Factories pp. 286-295 Downloads
Jee Young Kim
The Economics of the Arab Spring pp. 296-313 Downloads
Adeel Malik and Bassem Awadallah
The Social Determinants of the Rule of Law: A Comparison of Jamaica and Barbados pp. 314-324 Downloads
Andrew Dawson
Governance of Global Value Chains in Response to Food Safety and Certification Standards: The Case of Shrimp from Vietnam pp. 325-336 Downloads
Nhuong Tran, Conner Bailey, Norbert Wilson and Michael Phillips
Demographic Transition in Resource Rich Countries: A Blessing or a Curse? pp. 337-351 Downloads
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Mohammad Reza Farzanegan

Volume 44, issue C, 2013

Global Poverty Estimates: A Sensitivity Analysis pp. 1-13 Downloads
Shatakshee Dhongde and Camelia Minoiu
Super Cycles of Commodity Prices Since the Mid-Nineteenth Century pp. 14-30 Downloads
Bilge Erten and Jose Antonio Ocampo
Effects of Global Liquidity on Commodity and Food Prices pp. 31-43 Downloads
Ansgar Belke, Ingo G. Bordon and Ulrich Volz
Did High Debts Distort Loan and Grant Allocation to IDA Countries? pp. 44-62 Downloads
Silvia Marchesi and Alessandro Missale
Aid Tying and Donor Fragmentation pp. 63-76 Downloads
Stephen Knack and Lodewijk Smets
Can Poor Countries Lobby for More US Bilateral Aid? pp. 77-87 Downloads
Gabriel V. Montes-Rojas
The Role of Country-of-Origin Characteristics for Foreign Direct Investment and Technical Cooperation in Post-Reform India pp. 88-109 Downloads
Axel Dreher, Peter Nunnenkamp and Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati
The Needy Donor: An Empirical Analysis of India’s Aid Motives pp. 110-128 Downloads
Andreas Fuchs and Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati
Declining Inequality in Latin America in the 2000s: The Cases of Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico pp. 129-141 Downloads
Nora Lustig, Luis Lopez-Calva and Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez
Shopping for Development: Multilateral Lending, Shareholder Composition and Borrower Preferences pp. 142-155 Downloads
Chris Humphrey and Katharina Michaelowa
Should Countries Engage in a Race to the Bottom? The Effect of Social Spending on FDI pp. 156-164 Downloads
R. Douglas Hecock and Eric M. Jepsen
The Economic Growth Effect of Offshore Banking in Host Territories: Evidence from the Caribbean pp. 165-179 Downloads
James Butkiewicz and Leo-Rey Gordon
Economic Performance under NAFTA: A Firm-Level Analysis of the Trade-productivity Linkages pp. 180-193 Downloads
Rafael De Hoyos and Leonardo Iacovone
Cross-Country Heterogeneity and the Trade-Income Relationship pp. 194-211 Downloads
Dierk Herzer
Credit contraction and international trade: Evidence from Chilean exporters pp. 212-224 Downloads
Ari Aisen, Roberto Alvarez, Andres Sagner and Javier Turén
Geography and the Determinants of Firm Exports in Indonesia pp. 225-240 Downloads
Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, Vassilis Tselios, Deborah Winkler and Thomas Farole
Disentangling the Effects of Fair Trade on the Quality of Malian Cotton pp. 241-255 Downloads
Gaelle Balineau
Globalization and Gender Wage Inequality in China pp. 256-266 Downloads
Zhihong Chen, Ying Ge, Huiwen Lai and Chi Wan
Financial Inclusion and Financial Integrity: Aligned Incentives? pp. 267-280 Downloads
Louis de Koker and Nicola Jentzsch
The Globalization of Technology in Emerging Markets: A Gravity Model on the Determinants of International Patent Collaborations pp. 281-299 Downloads
Fabio Montobbio and Valerio Sterzi

Volume 43, issue C, 2013

Democracy, State Capacity, and Economic Growth pp. 1-18 Downloads
Carl Henrik Knutsen
The Resource Curse and its Potential Reversal pp. 19-41 Downloads
Anne Boschini, Jan Pettersson and Jesper Roine
Displacement and Erosion of Informal Risk-Sharing: Evidence from Nepal pp. 42-55 Downloads
Lai Ming Lam and Saumik Paul
What is Autonomous Adaption? Resource Scarcity and Smallholder Agency in Thailand pp. 56-66 Downloads
Tim Forsyth and Natalie Evans
Electoral Competition and Local Government Responsiveness in Brazil pp. 67-83 Downloads
Paulo Arvate
Palmed Off: Incentive Problems with Joint-Venture Schemes for Oil Palm Development on Customary Land pp. 84-99 Downloads
R.A. Cramb
The Impact of Kinship Networks on the Adoption of Risk-Mitigating Strategies in Ethiopia pp. 100-110 Downloads
Salvatore Di Falco and Erwin Bulte
The Role of Forest-Related Income in Household Economies and Rural Livelihoods in the Border-Region of Southern China pp. 111-123 Downloads
Nicholas J. Hogarth, Brian Belcher, Bruce Campbell and Natasha Stacey
Conditional Cash Transfers and Payments for Environmental Services—A Conceptual Framework for Explaining and Judging Differences in Outcomes pp. 124-137 Downloads
U. Martin Persson and Francisco Alpizar Rodriguez
How do “Mineral-States” Learn? Path-Dependence, Networks, and Policy Change in the Development of Economic Institutions pp. 138-148 Downloads
Jose Carlos Orihuela
Economic and Social Impacts of an Innovative Self-Help Group Model in India pp. 149-163 Downloads
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
Rediscovering the Virgin Lands: Agricultural Investment and Rural Livelihoods in a Eurasian Frontier Area pp. 164-179 Downloads
Martin Petrick, Jürgen Wandel and Katharina Karsten
Rural People’s Reliance on Forests and the Non-Forest Environment in West Africa: Evidence from Ghana and Burkina Faso pp. 180-193 Downloads
Mariève Pouliot and Thorsten Treue
Beyond the Poverty Agenda? Insights from the New Politics of Development in Uganda pp. 194-206 Downloads
Sam Hickey
Do Stronger Collective Property Rights Improve Household Welfare? Evidence from a Field Study in Fiji pp. 207-225 Downloads
Terra Lawson-Remer
Local Governance of Forests and the Role of External Organizations: Some Ties Matter More Than Others pp. 226-237 Downloads
Krister Andersson
The Impact of Climate Shocks on Seed Purchase Decisions in Malawi: Implications for Climate Change Adaptation pp. 238-251 Downloads
Stella Nordhagen and Unai Pascual
Rural Electrification and Employment in Poor Countries: Evidence from Nicaragua pp. 252-265 Downloads
Louise Grogan and Asha Sadanand
Emerging Private Education in Africa: Determinants of School Choice in Rural Kenya pp. 266-275 Downloads
Mikiko Nishimura and Takashi Yamano
Delivery Care in Tanzania: A Comparative Analysis of Use and Preferences pp. 276-287 Downloads
Bart Van Rijsbergen and D’Exelle, Ben
Is Micro too Small? Microcredit vs. SME Finance pp. 288-297 Downloads
Jonathan Bauchet and Jonathan Morduch
How to Deliver Foreign Aid? The Case of Projects Governed by the Spanish International Agency pp. 298-314 Downloads
Víctor Hermano and Natalia Martín-Cruz
Does Access to Formal Agricultural Credit Depend on Caste? pp. 315-328 Downloads
Sunil Mitra Kumar
Quality, Quantity, and Nutritional Impacts of Rice Price Changes in Vietnam pp. 329-340 Downloads
John Gibson and Bonggeun Kim
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