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World Development

1973 - 2017

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Volume 83, issue C, 2016

The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Income Inequality of Target States pp. 1-11 Downloads
Sylvanus Afesorgbor and Renuka Mahadevan
Moral Economy Meets Social Enterprise Community-Based Green Energy Project in Rural Burundi pp. 12-26 Downloads
Katarzyna Cieslik
Genetically Modified Maize: Less Drudgery for Her, More Maize for Him? Evidence from Smallholder Maize Farmers in South Africa pp. 27-38 Downloads
Marnus Gouse, Debdatta Sengupta, Patricia Zambrano and José Falck Zepeda
Unwrapping Institutional Change in Fragile Settings: Women Entrepreneurs Driving Institutional Pathways in Afghanistan pp. 39-53 Downloads
Holly A. Ritchie
Government Impartiality and Sustained Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 54-69 Downloads
Pelle Ahlerup, Thushyanthan Baskaran and Arne Bigsten
Impact of an Agricultural Value Chain Project on Smallholder Farmers, Households, and Children in Liberia pp. 70-83 Downloads
Diana Duff Rutherford, Holly M. Burke, Kelly K. Cheung and Samuel H. Field
Sugarcane Outgrowers in Ethiopia: “Forced” to Remain Poor? pp. 84-97 Downloads
Mengistu Assefa Wendimu, Arne Henningsen and Peter Gibbon
Shared Mandates, Moral Hazard, and Political (Mis)alignment in a Decentralized Economy pp. 98-110 Downloads
Antonio Estache, Grégoire Garsous and Ronaldo Seroa da Motta
Intrahousehold Inequalities in Child Rights and Well-Being. A Barrier to Progress? pp. 111-134 Downloads
Laura Rodríguez
A Blessing in Disguise? Banking Crises and Institutional Change pp. 135-147 Downloads
Fredrik Andersson
Does Migration Support Technology Diffusion in Developing Countries? pp. 148-162 Downloads
Michael Hübler
Can Peers Improve Agricultural Revenue? pp. 163-178 Downloads
Tisorn Songsermsawas, Kathy Baylis, Ashwini Chhatre and Hope Michelson
Energy Governance, Transnational Rules, and the Resource Curse: Exploring the Effectiveness of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) pp. 179-192 Downloads
Benjamin K. Sovacool, Götz Walter, Thijs Van de Graaf and Nathan Andrews
Bilateral Investment Treaties and FDI: Does the Sector Matter? pp. 193-206 Downloads
Liesbeth Colen, Damiaan Persyn and Andrea Guariso
Agrarian Structures, Urbanization, and Inequality pp. 207-230 Downloads
Cem Oyvat
Livelihood Diversification in Rural Laos pp. 231-243 Downloads
Sarah M. Martin and Kai Lorenzen
Reaching the Poor: Cash Transfer Program Targeting in Cameroon pp. 244-263 Downloads
Quentin Stoeffler, Bradford Mills and Carlo del Ninno
Comparison of Private Incentive Mechanisms for Improving Sustainability of Filipino Tuna Fisheries pp. 264-279 Downloads
Frazen Tolentino-Zondervan, Paul Berentsen, Simon Bush, Joseph Idemne, Ricardo Babaran and Alfons Oude Lansink
Civil Society and Gender Mainstreaming: Empirical Evidence and Theory-Building from Twelve Post-Conflict Countries 2005–15 pp. 280-294 Downloads
Paul Chaney
Gender, Assets, and Agricultural Development: Lessons from Eight Projects pp. 295-311 Downloads
Nancy L. Johnson, Chiara Kovarik, Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Jemimah Njuki and Agnes Quisumbing
The Role of Risk Perception in Child Mobility Decisions in West Africa, Empirical Evidence From Benin pp. 312-324 Downloads
Anne Kielland
African Mining, Gender, and Local Employment pp. 325-339 Downloads
Andreas Kotsadam and Anja Tolonen
FDI and Business Internationalization of the Unorganized Sector: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing pp. 340-349 Downloads
Hamid Beladi, Meghna Dutta and Saibal Kar

Volume 82, issue C, 2016

The Effect of State–Local Complementarity and Local Governance on Development: A Comparative Analysis from Post-War Guatemala pp. 1-13 Downloads
Matthew T. Klick
Is Eco-Certification a Win–Win for Developing Country Agriculture? Organic Coffee Certification in Colombia pp. 14-27 Downloads
Marcela Ibanez and Allen Blackman
Export Market Diversification and Firm Productivity: Evidence from a Large Developing Country pp. 28-47 Downloads
Qian Xuefeng and Mahmut Yasar
Rural Electrification and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Nigeria pp. 48-68 Downloads
Claire Salmon and Jeremy Tanguy
Weather Shocks and Health at Birth in Colombia pp. 69-82 Downloads
Mabel Andalón, João Pedro Azevedo, Carlos Rodríguez-Castelán, Viviane Sanfelice and Daniel Valderrama-Gonzalez
Interpreting the Evolution of the Energy-Saving Target Allocation System in China (2006–13): A View of Policy Learning pp. 83-94 Downloads
Xiaofan Zhao and Liang Wu
Economic Growth and the Optimal Level of Entrepreneurship pp. 95-109 Downloads
James Prieger, Catherine Bampoky, Luisa R. Blanco and Aolong Liu

Volume 81, issue C, 2016

A New Politics of Development Cooperation? Chinese and Brazilian Engagements in African Agriculture pp. 1-12 Downloads
Ian Scoones, Kojo Amanor, Arilson Favareto and Gubo Qi
South–South Cooperation, Agribusiness, and African Agricultural Development: Brazil and China in Ghana and Mozambique pp. 13-23 Downloads
Kojo S. Amanor and Sérgio Chichava
Chinese State Capitalism? Rethinking the Role of the State and Business in Chinese Development Cooperation in Africa pp. 24-34 Downloads
Jing Gu, Chuanhong Zhang, Alcides Vaz and Langton Mukwereza
Imagining Agricultural Development in South–South Cooperation: The Contestation and Transformation of ProSAVANA pp. 35-46 Downloads
Alex Shankland and Euclides Gonçalves
Brazil’s Agricultural Politics in Africa: More Food International and the Disputed Meanings of “Family Farming” pp. 47-60 Downloads
Lídia Cabral, Arilson Favareto, Langton Mukwereza and Kojo Amanor
Chinese Migrants in Africa: Facts and Fictions from the Agri-Food Sector in Ethiopia and Ghana pp. 61-70 Downloads
Seth Cook, Jixia Lu, Henry Tugendhat and Dawit Alemu
Chinese Agricultural Training Courses for African Officials: Between Power and Partnerships pp. 71-81 Downloads
Henry Tugendhat and Dawit Alemu
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge: The Case of China’s Agricultural Technology Demonstration Centers in Africa pp. 82-91 Downloads
Xiuli Xu, Xiaoyun Li, Gubo Qi, Lixia Tang and Langton Mukwereza

Volume 80, issue C, 2016

Intellectual Property Rights and International Trade of Agricultural Products pp. 1-18 Downloads
Mercedes Campi and Marco Duenas
Repopulating Development: An Agent-Based Approach to Studying Development Interventions pp. 19-32 Downloads
Erin Beck
The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers on the Amount and Type of Child Labor pp. 33-47 Downloads
Ximena Del Carpio, Norman Loayza and Tomoko Wada
Reassessing Tax and Development Research: A New Dataset, New Findings, and Lessons for Research pp. 48-60 Downloads
Wilson Prichard
Credit for Low-Income Students and Access to and Academic Performance in Higher Education in Colombia: A Regression Discontinuity Approach pp. 61-77 Downloads
Tatiana Melguizo, Fabio Sanchez Torres and Tatiana Velasco
Constructing a Ladder for Growth: Policy, Markets, and Industrial Upgrading in China pp. 78-95 Downloads
Loren Brandt and Eric Thun
Rethinking Indonesia’s Informal Sector pp. 96-113 Downloads
Alexander D. Rothenberg, Arya Gaduh, Nicholas E. Burger, Charina Chazali, Indrasari Tjandraningsih, Rini Radikun, Cole Sutera and Sarah Weilant

Volume 79, issue C, 2016

Capacity Development Evaluation: The Challenge of the Results Agenda and Measuring Return on Investment in the Global South pp. 1-13 Downloads
Bertha Vallejo and Uta Wehn
Can Informal Water Vendors Deliver on the Promise of A Human Right to Water? Results From Cochabamba, Bolivia pp. 14-24 Downloads
Amber Wutich, Melissa Beresford and Cinthia Carvajal
The Effect of Population Pressure and Internal Migration on Land Conflicts: Implications for Agricultural Productivity in Uganda pp. 25-39 Downloads
Francis Mwesigye and Tomoya Matsumoto
Intersections of Gender and Marital Status in Accessing Climate Change Adaptation: Evidence from Rural Tanzania pp. 40-50 Downloads
Katrien Van Aelst and Nathalie Holvoet
Coups d’État and Foreign Aid pp. 51-68 Downloads
Takaaki Masaki
A Success of Some Sort: Social Enterprises and Drip Irrigation in the Developing World pp. 69-81 Downloads
Jean-Philippe Venot
Busting the Boom–Bust Pattern of Development in the Brazilian Amazon pp. 82-96 Downloads
Jill Caviglia-Harris, Erin Sills, Andrew Bell, Daniel Harris, Katrina Mullan and Dar Roberts
Mining Conflict and the Politics of Obtaining a Social License: Insight from Guatemala pp. 97-113 Downloads
Jennifer Noel Costanza
The Green Economy and Constructions of the “Idle” and “Unproductive” Uplands in the Philippines pp. 114-126 Downloads
Marvin Joseph F. Montefrio and Wolfram H. Dressler
Mobile Money, Remittances, and Household Welfare: Panel Evidence from Rural Uganda pp. 127-137 Downloads
Ggombe Kasim Munyegera and Tomoya Matsumoto
Does Governance Cause Growth? Evidence from China pp. 138-151 Downloads
Ross Wilson
An Empirical Assessment of the Export—Financial Constraint Relationship: How Different are Small and Medium Enterprises? pp. 152-163 Downloads
Yothin Jinjarak and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Water User Associations and the Politics of Water in Jordan pp. 164-176 Downloads
Daanish Mustafa, Amelia Altz-Stamm and Laura Mapstone Scott
Contribution of Fisheries and Aquaculture to Food Security and Poverty Reduction: Assessing the Current Evidence pp. 177-196 Downloads
Christophe Béné, Robert Arthur, Hannah Norbury, Edward H. Allison, Malcolm Beveridge, Simon Bush, Liam Campling, Will Leschen, David Little, Dale Squires, Shakuntala H. Thilsted, Max Troell and Meryl Williams
Environmental Stressors and Migration: Evidence from Vietnam pp. 197-210 Downloads
Vally Koubi, Gabriele Spilker, Lena Schaffer and Thomas Bernauer
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