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NBER Papers in JEL Code O2: Development Planning and Policy

2016
w22869 Diego Daruich
William Easterly
Ariell Reshef

The Surprising Instability of Export Specializations
w22803 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Clement Imbert
Santhosh Mathew
Rohini Pande

E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India
w22595 Angus Deaton
Nancy Cartwright

Understanding and Misunderstanding Randomized Controlled Trials
w22468 Sebastian Galiani
Patrick J. McEwan
Brian Quistorff

External and Internal Validity of a Geographic Quasi-Experiment Embedded in Cluster-Randomized Experiment
w22300 Benjamin Faber
Cecile Gaubert

Tourism and Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico's Coastline
w22268 Joshua Aizenman
Hiro Ito

East Asian Economies and Financial Globalization In the Post-Crisis World
w22073 Taylor Jaworski
Carl T. Kitchens

National Policy for Regional Development: Evidence from Appalachian Highways
w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions
w21840 Jose Asturias
Sewon Hur
Timothy J. Kehoe
Kim J. Ruhl

The Interaction and Sequencing of Policy Reforms
2015
w21718 Orazio Attanasio
Elena Pastorino

Nonlinear Pricing in Village Economies
w21415 David Popp
Using Scientific Publications to Evaluate Government R&D Spending: The Case of Energy
w21397 Anton Cheremukhin
Mikhail Golosov
Sergei Guriev
Aleh Tsyvinski

The Economy of People's Republic of China from 1953
w21176 David Atkin
Benjamin Faber
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

Retail Globalization and Household Welfare: Evidence from Mexico
w21089 Joshua Aizenman
Yothin Jinjarak
Huanhuan Zheng

Chinese Outwards Mercantilism - the Art and Practice of Bundling
w20868 David Atkin
Azam Chaudhry
Shamyla Chaudry
Amit K. Khandelwal
Eric Verhoogen

Mark-up and Cost Dispersion across Firms: Direct Evidence from Producer Surveys in Pakistan
2014
w20766 Daron Acemoglu
James A. Robinson

The Rise and Decline of General Laws of Capitalism
w20615 Ajay Agrawal
Carlos Rosell
Timothy S. Simcoe

Do Tax Credits Affect R&D Expenditures by Small Firms? Evidence from Canada
w20624 Paul Carrillo
Dina Pomeranz
Monica Singhal

Dodging the Taxman: Firm Misreporting and Limits to Tax Enforcement
w19942 Leslie A. Martin
Shanthi Nataraj
Ann Harrison

In with the Big, Out with the Small: Removing Small-Scale Reservations in India
w20482 Iqbal Dhaliwal
Rema Hanna

Deal with the Devil: The Successes and Limitations of Bureaucratic Reform in India
2013
w19646 Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert

Targeting ultra-poor households in Honduras and Peru
w19448 Joshua Aizenman
Hiro Ito

Living with the Trilemma Constraint: Relative Trilemma Policy Divergence, Crises, and Output Losses for Developing Countries
w19376 Kyle Handley
Nuno Limão

Policy Uncertainty, Trade and Welfare: Theory and Evidence for China and the U.S.
w19199 Dina Pomeranz
No Taxation without Information: Deterrence and Self-Enforcement in the Value Added Tax
w19013 Aaron Chatterji
Edward L. Glaeser
William R. Kerr

Clusters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
w18921 Daron Acemoglu
James A. Robinson

Economics versus Politics: Pitfalls of Policy Advice
2012
w18461 Jakob Madsen
Health, Human Capital Formation and Knowledge Production: Two Centuries of International Evidence
w18417 Felipe Kast
Stephan Meier
Dina Pomeranz

Under-Savers Anonymous: Evidence on Self-Help Groups and Peer Pressure as a Savings Commitment Device
w18417 Felipe Kast
Stephan Meier
Dina Pomeranz

Under-Savers Anonymous: Evidence on Self-Help Groups and Peer Pressure as a Savings Commitment Device
w18221 Agustín S. Bénétrix
Kevin H. O'Rourke
Jeffrey G. Williamson

The Spread of Manufacturing to the Poor Periphery 1870---2007
w18048 Philippe Aghion
Mathias Dewatripont
Luosha Du
Ann Harrison
Patrick Legros

Industrial Policy and Competition
w18039 Dana Burde
Leigh L. Linden

The Effect of Village-Based Schools: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Afghanistan
w17912 Abhijit Banerjee
Raghabendra Chattopadhyay
Esther Duflo
Daniel Keniston
Nina Singh

Improving Police Performance in Rajasthan, India: Experimental Evidence on Incentives, Managerial Autonomy and Training
w17790 Kyle Handley
Nuno Limão

Trade and Investment under Policy Uncertainty: Theory and Firm Evidence
2011
w17718 Margaret S. McMillan
William A. Masters
Harounan Kazianga

Rural Demography, Public Services and Land Rights in Africa: A Village-Level Analysis in Burkina Faso
w17603 Nuno Limao
Kamal Saggi

Size Inequality, Coordination Externalities and International Trade Agreements
w17427 Joshua Aizenman
Yothin Jinjarak

The Fiscal Stimulus of 2009-10: Trade Openness, Fiscal Space and Exchange Rate Adjustment
w17383 Kabir Malik
Maureen Cropper
Alexander Limonov
Anoop Singh

Estimating the Impact of Restructuring on Electricity Generation Efficiency: The Case of the Indian Thermal Power Sector
w17359 Andrew K. Rose
Mark M. Spiegel

Dollar Illiquidity and Central Bank Swap Arrangements During the Global Financial Crisis
w17174 Patricia M. Danzon
Andrew W. Mulcahy
Adrian K. Towse

Pharmaceutical Pricing in Emerging Markets: Effects of Income, Competition and Procurement
w16890 Lisa D. Cook
Were the Nigerian Banking Reforms of 2005 A Success ... And for the Poor?
w16870 Randall Morck
Finance and Governance in Developing Economies
2010
w16616 Dimitrios Batzilis
Taryn Dinkelman
Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton
Deric Zanera

New cellular networks in Malawi: Correlates of service rollout and network performance
w16616 Dimitrios Batzilis
Taryn Dinkelman
Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton
Deric Zanera

New cellular networks in Malawi: Correlates of service rollout and network performance
w16623 Lawrence Edwards
Robert Z. Lawrence

AGOA Rules: The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Special Fabric Provisions
w16400 Francisco J. Buera
Yongseok Shin

Financial Frictions and the Persistence of History: A Quantitative Exploration
w16343 Sylvain Chassang
Gerard Padro i Miquel
Erik Snowberg

Selective Trials: A Principal-Agent Approach to Randomized Controlled Experiments
w16344 Jeffrey G. Williamson
When, Where, and Why? Early Industrialization in the Poor Periphery 1870-1940
w16195 Ernesto Aguayo-Tellez
Jim Airola
Chinhui Juhn

Did Trade Liberalization Help Women? The Case of Mexico in the 1990s
w15876 Joshua Aizenman
Menzie D. Chinn
Hiro Ito

Surfing the Waves of Globalization: Asia and Financial Globalization in the Context of the Trilemma
w15697 Daniel Bogart
Gary Richardson

Property Rights and Parliament in Industrializing Britain
w15697 Daniel Bogart
Gary Richardson

Property Rights and Parliament in Industrializing Britain
2009
w15598 Petra Moser
Alessandra Voena

Compulsory Licensing - Evidence from the Trading with the Enemy Act
w15194 Mark Aguiar
Manuel Amador

Growth in the Shadow of Expropriation
w15028 Farley Grubb
Land Policy: Founding Choices and Outcomes, 1781-1802
w14942 Gary D. Libecap
Dean Lueck

The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions
w14826 Maurice Obstfeld
Jay C. Shambaugh
Alan M. Taylor

Financial Instability, Reserves, and Central Bank Swap Lines in the Panic of 2008
w14763 Sevket Pamuk
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Ottoman De-Industrialization 1800-1913: Assessing the Shock, Its Impact and the Response
w14691 Maurice Obstfeld
International Finance and Growth in Developing Countries: What Have We Learned?
w14702 Marco Manacorda
Edward Miguel
Andrea Vigorito

Government Transfers and Political Support
w14690 Angus S. Deaton
Instruments of development: Randomization in the tropics, and the search for the elusive keys to economic development
w14658 Eswar S. Prasad
Some New Perspectives on India's Approach to Capital Account Liberalization
2008
w14527 Hans Fehr
Sabine Jokisch
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Dynamic Globalization and Its Potentially Alarming Prospects for Low-Wage Workers
w14533 Joshua Aizenman
Menzie D. Chinn
Hiro Ito

Assessing the Emerging Global Financial Architecture: Measuring the Trilemma's Configurations over Time
w14363 William Easterly
Can the West Save Africa?
w14363 William Easterly
Can the West Save Africa?
w14217 Maurice Obstfeld
Jay C. Shambaugh
Alan M. Taylor

Financial Stability, the Trilemma, and International Reserves
w14045 James E. Anderson
Does Trade Foster Contract Enforcement?
w13990 Aurora Gómez Galvarriato
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Was It Prices, Productivity or Policy? The Timing and Pace of Latin American Industrialization after 1870
w13913 Wolfgang Keller
Carol H. Shiue

Institutions, Technology, and Trade
w13836 Farley Grubb
Testing for the Economic Impact of the U.S. Constitution: Purchasing Power Parity across the Colonies versus across the States, 1748-1811
w13841 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Globalization and the Great Divergence: Terms of Trade Booms and Volatility in the Poor Periphery 1782-1913
w13725 Eli Berman
David D. Laitin

Religion, Terrorism and Public Goods: Testing the Club Model
2007
w13610 Emily Oster
Routes of Infection: Exports and HIV Incidence in Sub-Saharan Africa
w13498 Sandra G. Sosa-Rubi
Omar Galarraga
Jeffrey E. Harris

Heterogeneous Impact of the "Seguro Popular" Program on the Utilization of Obstetrical Services in Mexico, 2001-2006: A Multinomial Probit Model with a Discrete Endogenous Variable
w13170 James E. Rauch
Development Through Synergistic Reform
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w13171 Randall Morck
Masao Nakamura

Business Groups and the Big Push: Meiji Japan's Mass Privatization and Subsequent Growth
w12987 Michael Kremer
What Works in Fighting Diarrheal Diseases in Developing Countries? A Critical Review
2006
w12779 John Whalley
Ximing Yue

Rural Income Volatility and Inequality in China
w12316 Rafael Dobado González
Aurora Gómez Galvarriato
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Globalization, De-Industrialization and Mexican Exceptionalism 1750-1879
w12275 Philippe Aghion
Diego Comin
Peter Howitt

When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?
w12240 Jagadeesh Sivadasan
Joel Slemrod

Tax Law Changes, Income Shifting and Measured Wage Inequality: Evidence from India
w12178 John Whalley
The Post MFA Performance of Developing Asia
w12188 Marianne Baxter
Michael A. Kouparitsas

What Determines Bilateral Trade Flows?
w12133 James A. Robinson
Ragnar Torvik

A Political Economy Theory of the Soft Budget Constraint
w12164 Nathan Nunn
Daniel Trefler

Putting the Lid on Lobbying: Tariff Structure and Long-Term Growth when Protection is for Sale
w12072 Agata Antkiewicz
John Whalley

Recent Chinese Buyout Activity and the Implications for Global Architecture
2005
w11730 David Clingingsmith
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Mughal Decline, Climate Change, and Britain's Industrial Ascent: An Integrated Perspective on India's 18th and 19th Century Deindustrialization
w11711 Esther Duflo
Rohini Pande

Dams
w11661 Roger Gordon
Wei Li

Puzzling Tax Structures in Developing Countries: A Comparison of Two Alternative Explanations
w11267 Roger Gordon
Wei Li

Tax Structure in Developing Countries: Many Puzzles and a Possible Explanation
w11224 Thorsten Beck
Asli Demirguc-Kunt
Ross Levine

SMEs, Growth, and Poverty
w11129 Edward L. Glaeser
Joseph Gyourko
Raven Saks

Why Have Housing Prices Gone Up?
2004
w10992 Agata Antkiewicz
John Whalley

China's New Regional Trade Agreements
w10965 Stanley Engerman
Kenneth L. Sokoloff

Digging the Dirt at Public Expense: Governance in the Building of the Erie Canal and Other Public Works
w10903 Craig Burnside
Domenico Fanizza

Hiccups for HIPCs?
w10828 Francesco Caselli
Accounting for Cross-Country Income Differences
2003
w10114 Eduardo S. Schwartz
Patents and R&D as Real Options
1993
w4433 Magnus Blomstrom
Edward N. Wolff

Growth in a Dual Economy

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