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538: Are Teachers in Africa Poorly Paid? Evidence from 15 Countries Downloads
David Evans, Fei Yuan and Deon Filmer
537: Growth with Adjectives: Global Poverty and Inequality after the Pandemic Downloads
Christopher Hoy and Andy Sumner
535: Predicted COVID-19 Fatality Rates Based on Age, Sex, Comorbidities, and Health System Capacity Downloads
Selene Ghisolfi, Ingvild Almås, Justin Sandefur, Tillmann von Carnap, Jesse Heitner and Tessa Bold
534: Practical Lessons for Phone-Based Assessments of Learning Downloads
Noam Angrist, Peter Bergman, David Evans, Susannah Hares, Matthew Jukes and Thato Letsomo
533: The IMF’s Growth Forecasts for Poor Countries Don’t Match Its COVID Narrative Downloads
Justin Sandefur and Arvind Subramanian
532: Can Tax Buoyancy in Sub-Saharan Africa Help Finance the Sustainable Development Goals? Downloads
Sanjeev Gupta and Jianhong Liu
531: Headship and Poverty in Africa Downloads
Caitlin Brown and Dominique van de Walle
530: Can Boosting Savings and Skills Support Female Business Owners in Indonesia? Evidence from A Randomized Controlled Trial Downloads
Mayra Buvinic, Hillary Johnson, Elizaveta Perova and Firman Witoelar
529: Finance for International Development (FID): A New Measure to Compare Traditional and Emerging Provider Countries’ Official Development Finance Efforts, and Some Provisional Results Downloads
Ian Mitchell, Euan Ritchie and Andrew Rogerson
528: Pandemics and Violence Against Women and Children Downloads
Amber Peterman, Alina Potts, Megan O'Donnell, Kelly Thompson, Niyati Shah, Sabine Oertelt-Prigione and Nicole van Gelder
527: SDG1: The Last Three Percent Downloads
Martin Ravallion
526: Building Resilient Health Systems: Experimental Evidence from Sierra Leone and the 2014 Ebola Outbreak Downloads
Darin Christensen, Oeindrila Dube, Johannes Haushofer, Bilal Siddiqi and Maarten Voors
525: A Decision Tree for Digital Financial Inclusion Policymaking Downloads
Stijn Claessens and Liliana Rojas-Suarez
524: Revisiting Aid Effectiveness: A New Framework and Set of Measures for Assessing Aid "Quality" Downloads
Caitlin McKee, Catherine Blampied, Ian Mitchell and Andrew Rogerson
523: Gender Gaps in Education: The Long View Downloads
David Evans, Maryam Akmal and Pamela Jakiela
522: Identifying and Verifying Customers: When are KYC Requirements Likely to Become Constraints on Financial Inclusion? Downloads
Alan Gelb and Diego Castrillon
521: Beyond Short-term Learning Gains: The Impact of Outsourcing Schools in Liberia after Three Years Downloads
Mauricio Romero and Justin Sandefur
520: Formal Employment and Organized Crime: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Colombia Downloads
Gaurav Khanna, Carlos Medina, Anant Nyshadham and Jorge Tamayo
519: What Is "Country Ownership"? A Formal Exploration of the Aid Relationship Downloads
William Savedoff
518: Multilingual Assessment of Early Child Development: Analyses from Repeated Observations of Children in Kenya Downloads
Heather Knauer, Patricia Kariger, Pamela Jakiela, Owen Ozier and Lia C. H. Fernald
517: Teacher Professional Development around the World: The Gap between Evidence and Practice Downloads
Anna Popova, David Evans, Mary Breeding and Violeta Arancibia
516: Are the Pacific Islands Insurable? Challenges and Opportunities for Disaster Risk Finance Downloads
Vijaya Ramachandran and Junaid Sadiq Masood
515: The Political Economy of Testing in Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa Downloads
Barbara Bruns, Maryam Akmal and Nancy Birdsall
514: The Effects of an ID Requirement for Health Insurance on Infants' Health Care Utilization and Health Outcomes: Evidence from Peru's Seguro Integral de Salud Downloads
Sebastian Bauhoff and Roxanne Oroxom
513: What We Learn about Girls' Education from Interventions that Do Not Focus on Girls Downloads
David Evans and Fei Yuan
512: Digital Governance: Is Krishna a Glimpse of the Future? Downloads
Arshi Aadil, Alan Gelb, Anurodh Giri, Anit Mukherjee, Kyle Navis and Mitul Thapliyal
511: Examining the Impact of E-Procurement in Ukraine Downloads
Artur Kovalchuk, Charles Kenny and Mallika Snyder
510: The Limits of Accounting-Based Accountability in Education (and Far Beyond): Why More Accounting Will Rarely Solve Accountability Problems Downloads
Dan Honig and Lant Pritchett
509: Who Benefits from Pharmaceutical Price Controls? Evidence from India Downloads
Emma Boswell Dean
508: Pooled Procurement of Drugs in Low and Middle Income Countries Downloads
Pierre Dubois, Yassine Lefouili and Stephane Straub
507: The Future of Global Health Procurement: Issues around Pricing Transparency Downloads
Mikel Berdud, Kalipso Chalkidou, Emma Dean, Jimena Ferraro, Lou Garrison, Cassandra Nemzoff and Adrian Towse
506: Midline Effects of a Randomized Controlled Trial to Increase the Utilization of Financial Services by Women Business Owners in Rural Indonesia Downloads
James Knowles
505: The Limits (And Human Costs) of Population Policy: Fertility Decline and Sex Selection in China under Mao Downloads
Kimberly Babiarz, Paul Ma, Grant Miller and Shige Song
504: Learning Equity Requires More than Equality: Learning Goals and Achievement Gaps between the Rich and the Poor in Five Developing Countries Downloads
Maryam Akmal and Lant Pritchett
503: Cohesive Institutions and Political Violence Downloads
Thiemo Fetzer and Stephan Kyburz
502: Enhancing Young Children’s Language Acquisition through Parent-Child Book-Sharing: A Randomized Trial in Rural Kenya Downloads
Heather Knauer, Pamela Jakiela, Owen Ozier, Frances Aboud and Lia Fernald
501: Measuring the Spatial Misallocation of Labor: The Returns to India-Gulf Guest Work in a Natural Experiment Downloads
Michael Clemens
500: Gendered Language Downloads
Pamela Jakiela and Owen Ozier
499: Who Are the World’s Poor? A New Profile of Global Multidimensional Poverty Downloads
Gisela Robles Aguilar and Andy Sumner
498: The Dilemma of the African Development Bank: Does Governance Matter for the Long-Run Financing of the MDBs? Downloads
Nancy Birdsall
497: The Medium-Run and Scale-Up Effects of Performance-Based Financing: An Extension of Rwanda’s 2006 Trial Using Secondary Data Downloads
Diana Ngo and Sebastian Bauhoff
496: The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access Downloads
Michael Clemens, Cindy Huang and Jimmy Graham
495: The Elusive Quest for Additionality Downloads
Patrick Carter, Nicolas Van de Sijpe and Raphael Calel
494: The Impact of Civil Conflict on Child Malnutrition and Mortality, Nigeria, 2002-2013 Downloads
Embry Howell, Timothy Waidmann, Nikhil Holla, Nancy Birdsall and Kevin Jiang
493: How Do African Firms Respond to Unreliable Power? Exploring Firm Heterogeneity Using K-Means Clustering Downloads
Vijaya Ramachandran, Manju Kedia Shah and Todd Moss
492: Should the Randomistas (Continue to) Rule? Downloads
Martin Ravallion
491: If You Build It, Will They Consume? Key Challenges for Universal, Reliable, and Low-Cost Electricity Delivery in Kenya Downloads
Jay Taneja
490: Competing or Complementary Strategies? Protecting Indigenous Rights and Paying to Conserve Forests Downloads
William Savedoff
489: Digital Governance in Developing Countries: Beneficiary Experience and Perceptions of System Reform in Rajasthan, India Downloads
Alan Gelb, Anit Mukherjee and Kyle Navis
488: Projected Health Financing Transitions: Timeline and Magnitude Downloads
Rachel Silverman
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