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World Development Volume 96, August 2017



Technology Adoption and Employment in Less Developed Countries: A Mixed-Method Systematic Review by Mehmet Ugur, Arup Mitra

Regular Papers

Decomposing the Gender Wealth Gap in Ecuador byBoaz Anglade, Pilar Useche, Carmen Diana Deere

Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future: Impacts of Education and Experience on Disaster Preparedness in the Philippines and Thailand by Roman Hoffmann, Raya Muttarak

Does the Development Discourse Learn from History? by Albert Sanghoon Park

Vulnerability to Drought and Food Price Shocks: Evidence from Ethiopia byRuth Vargas Hill, Catherine Porter

Hunger and the Experience of Being Well: Absolute and Relative Concerns by Mariano Rojas, Jorge Guardiola

Tax Incentives and Job Creation in the Tourism Sector of Brazil’s SUDENE Area by Grégoire Garsous, David Corderi, Mercedes Velasco, Andrea Colombo

The Development Benefits of Maternity Leave by Kathleen M. Fallon, Alissa Mazar, Liam Swiss

Neighborhood Associations and the Urban Poor: India’s Slum Development Committees by Adam Michael Auerbach

Inequality and Charity by Giuseppe Mastromatteo, Francesco Flaviano Russo

Language, Mixed Communes, and Infrastructure: Sources of Inequality and Ethnic Minorities in Vietnam by Hoa-Thi-Minh Nguyen, Tom Kompas, Trevor Breusch, Michael B. Ward

Comparing Health Outcomes Across Scheduled Tribes and Castes in India by Bipasha Maity

Shared agency: The dominant spouse’s impact on education expenditure by Antonia Fernandez, Uma S. Kambhampati

Explaining Ethiopia’s Growth Acceleration—The Role of Infrastructure and Macroeconomic Policy by Lars Christian Moller, Konstantin M. Wacker

Local Food Prices and International Price Transmission by Eddy Bekkers, Martina Brockmeier, Joseph Francois, Fan Yang

Happiness and Health in China: The Paradox of Progress by Carol Graham, Shaojie Zhou, Junyi Zhang

Raising Consumption Through India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme by Nayana Bose

Insurance Function of Livestock: Farmer’s Coping Capacity with Regional Droughts in South-Western Madagascar by Hendrik Hänke, Jan Barkmann

Sons of the Soil Conflict in Africa: Institutional Determinants of Ethnic Conflict Over Land by Catherine Boone

Decoupling Standards from Practice: The Impact of In-House Certifications on Coffee Farms’ Environmental and Social Conduct by Elisa Giuliani, Luciano Ciravegna, Andrea Vezzulli, Bernard Kilian

Community Forest Management: An Assessment and Explanation of its Performance Through QCA by Bas Arts, Jessica de Koning

Blending Top-Down Federalism with Bottom-Up Engagement to Reduce Inequality in Ethiopia by Qaiser Khan, Jean-Paul Faguet, Alemayehu Ambel

Participatory Budgeting and the Poor: Tracing Bias in a Multi-Staged Process in Solo, Indonesia by Tara Grillos

The Effectiveness of Payments for Environmental Services by Jan Börner, Kathy Baylis, Esteve Corbera, Driss Ezzine-de-Blas, Jordi Honey-Rosés, U. Martin Persson, Sven Wunder

Bilateral Donors and the Age of the National Interest: What Prospects for Challenge by Development Agencies? by Nilima Gulrajani

Can Gender-Targeted Employment Interventions Help Enhance Community Participation? Evidence from Urban Togo by Anita Breuer, Edward Asiedu

The Effects of Natural Resources on Urbanization, Concentration, and Living Standards in Africa by Christian Hubert Ebeke, Sabine Mireille Ntsama Etoundi

Toward Technology-Sensitive Catching-Up Policies: Insights from Renewable Energy in China by Christian Binz, Jorrit Gosens, Teis Hansen, Ulrich Elmer Hansen

nternational Migration, Workers’ Remittances and Permanent Income Hypothesis by Sokchea Lim, Hem C. Basnet

The Impact of a Computer-based Adult Literacy Program on Literacy and Numeracy: Evidence from India by Ashwini Deshpande, Alain Desrochers, Christopher Ksoll, Abu S. Shonchoy

Growing-up Unfortunate: War and Human Capital in Ethiopia by Samuel G. Weldeegzie

The ENSO Effect and Asymmetries in Wheat Price Dynamics by David Ubilava

Economic Institutions and Comparative Economic Development: A Post-Colonial Perspective by Daniel L. Bennett, Hugo J. Faria, James D. Gwartney, Daniel R. Morales

Evidence from Lagos on Discrimination across Ethnic and Class Identities in Informal Trade by Shelby Grossman, Dan Honig

Are “New” Donors Challenging World Bank Conditionality? by Diego Hernandez

The Political Economy of Primary Education: Lessons from Rwanda by Timothy P. Williams

Do Economic Problems at Home Undermine Worker Safety Abroad?: A Panel Study, 1980–2009 by Sijeong Lim, Aseem Prakash

Comparative Advantage in Demand and the Development of Rice Value Chains in West Africa by Matty Demont, Rose Fiamohe, A. Thierry Kinkpé

The Impact of Regional and Institutional Factors on Labor Productive Performance—Evidence from the Township and Village Enterprise Sector in China by Lucy Zheng, Michael Enowbi Batuo, David Shepherd

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