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Aid and trust in country systems 0 0 0 143 0 0 7 245
Aid dependence and the quality of governance: a cross-country empirical analysis 2 4 12 732 5 11 32 1,585
Aid quality and donor rankings 0 0 0 114 3 4 13 241
Aid tying and donor fragmentation 0 0 1 54 0 1 5 158
Are larger countries really more corrupt? 1 2 5 342 6 16 114 2,565
Better Policies from Policy-Selective Aid ? 0 0 7 8 1 1 19 30
Bilateralizing multilateral aid? Aid allocation by World Bank trust funds 0 0 6 45 4 4 26 135
Boondoogles and expropriation: rent-sseking and policy distortion when property rights are insecure 1 1 2 212 3 4 13 775
Building or bypassing recipient country systems: are donors defying the Paris declaration ? 0 0 0 29 0 0 8 85
Building trust: public policy, interpersonal trust and economic development 2 4 8 128 2 9 21 389
Civic norms, social sanctions and voting turnout 0 1 8 44 3 8 28 198
Contract Intensive Money 0 3 20 263 4 22 125 1,163
Crossing the threshold: an analysis of IBRD graduation policy 1 1 2 44 1 3 15 183
Determinants of lasting democracy in poor countries 0 0 2 37 1 3 6 110
Deterring kickbacks and encouraging entry in public procurement markets: evidence from firm surveys in 88 developing countries 0 0 1 18 0 0 1 18
Did states' motor voter programs help the Democrats? 0 0 0 5 1 1 2 31
Does Foreign Aid Promote Democracy? 0 0 3 82 1 2 10 192
Does inequality harm growth only in democracies? A replication and extension 1 1 1 55 2 2 8 152
Does motor voter work? Evidence from state-level data 0 0 1 16 1 1 5 111
Donor fragmentation 0 1 4 46 2 5 16 137
Donor fragmentation and bureaucratic quality in aid recipients 1 1 2 414 6 10 23 1,075
Drivers Wanted: Motor Voter and the Election of 1996 0 0 1 4 2 2 5 31
Election Day Registration: The Second Wave 0 0 0 13 0 0 6 72
Election-day registration and turnout inequality 0 0 0 20 2 4 7 82
Empowerment as a zero-sum game 0 0 2 29 4 9 38 178
For shame! The effect of community cooperative context on the probability of voting 0 0 1 6 1 1 5 46
Foreign aid and market-liberalizing reform 0 0 2 211 4 8 28 590
Gender and Corruption 3 9 53 1,312 12 36 222 3,918
Gender and Corruption 0 0 5 86 5 6 37 330
Governance and growth: measurement and evidence 0 0 5 59 1 1 15 165
Individual and country-level factors affecting support for foreign aid 0 0 2 165 1 1 9 646
Institutions and Economic Performance: Cross-Country Tests Using Alternative Institutional Indicators 3 11 39 549 8 33 106 1,156
Interactions among donors'aid allocations: evidence from an exogenous World Bank income threshold 0 0 2 70 2 2 10 76
International aid and financial crises in donor countries 0 2 6 133 4 14 37 415
It's only words: validating the CPIA governance assessments 0 0 1 25 0 0 7 68
Measuring corruption in Eastern Europe and Central Asia: a critique of the cross-country indicators 0 0 11 357 0 2 33 811
Moving Up the Ladder: An Analysis of IDA Graduation Policy 2 3 7 7 6 10 21 21
On the delegation of aid implementation to multilateral agencies 0 1 3 30 1 3 11 48
Polarization, politics, and property rights: links between inequality and growth 0 1 8 647 2 11 46 1,931
Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs 0 0 1 53 1 1 5 189
Poverty and policy selectivity of World Bank trust funds 0 0 0 7 2 5 6 25
Property and Contract Rights in Autocracies and Democracies 1 2 8 89 5 11 36 320
Roll-off at the top of the ballot: intentional undervoting in American presidential elections 0 0 0 12 1 2 5 140
Second generation governance indicators 0 0 1 60 0 1 9 144
Social capital and the quality of Government: evidence from the U.S. States 0 0 3 516 1 1 15 1,378
Social capital, growth and poverty: a survey of cross-country evidence 0 0 7 115 1 3 21 293
Social capital, social norms and the New Institutional Economics 2 6 21 272 5 20 70 846
Social polarization, social institutions, and country creditworthiness 0 0 1 174 0 1 7 510
Sovereign rents and the quality of tax policy and administration 0 2 2 83 2 4 14 169
Taxation without representation ? experimental evidence from Ghana and Uganda on citizen action toward taxes, oil, and aid 0 0 1 11 0 1 7 27
The Effect of Aid on Growth: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment 0 0 5 70 0 1 25 161
The correlation between human capital and morality and its effect on economic performance: theory and evidence 0 0 3 61 0 1 14 193
The effect of aid on growth: evidence from a quasi-experiment 0 0 5 152 3 5 25 275
The reappearing American voter why did turnout rise in '92? 0 0 0 4 1 1 3 35
The worldwide governance indicators and tautology: causally related separable concepts, indicators of a common cause, or both ? 0 0 0 139 2 5 10 358
Toward More Operationally Relevant Indicators of Governance 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 17
Trust, assocational life, and economic performance 1 2 6 82 3 14 46 346
Unbundling institutions for external finance: worldwide firm-level evidence 0 0 0 37 2 3 7 75
Viewers like you: community norms and contributions to public broadcasting 0 0 0 6 1 2 7 82
Voided Ballot in the 1996 Presidential Election: A County-Level Analysis 0 0 0 10 1 1 5 80
When do donors trust recipient country systems ? 0 0 0 64 2 2 7 141
Which donors, which funds ? the choice of multilateral funds by bilateral donors at the World Bank 0 0 3 16 1 3 11 36
Who Uses Inferior Voting Technology? 0 0 1 7 1 2 15 69
World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy 0 0 1 74 0 0 5 84
World Bank lending and the quality of public sector governance 1 2 2 2 1 2 2 2
World Bank policy lending and the quality of public sector governance 1 1 1 26 1 1 8 69
Total Working Papers 23 61 305 8,702 138 343 1,526 26,226


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AID, ECONOMIC FREEDOM, AND GROWTH 0 0 2 53 0 1 5 141
Aid Dependence and the Quality of Governance: Cross-Country Empirical Tests 0 0 0 0 3 7 28 538
Aid Quality and Donor Rankings 1 2 6 27 3 4 21 111
Aid Tying and Donor Fragmentation 0 0 1 30 1 1 9 143
Aid and donor trust in recipient country systems 0 2 7 53 2 6 22 204
Boondoggles, Rent-Seeking, and Political Checks and Balances: Public Investment under Unaccountable Governments 1 4 20 172 2 9 40 460
Building or Bypassing Recipient Country Systems: Are Donors Defying the Paris Declaration? 0 0 0 9 0 3 5 38
Civic Norms, Social Sanctions, and Voter Turnout 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 16
Contract-Intensive Money: Contract Enforcement, Property Rights, and Economic Performance 0 0 2 676 0 2 28 2,130
Crossing the threshold: A positive analysis of IBRD graduation policy 0 1 3 21 1 10 27 110
Deterring Kickbacks and Encouraging Entry in Public Procurement Markets: Evidence from Firm Surveys in 90 Developing Countries 1 1 8 8 1 1 24 24
Deterring Voter Registration Through Juror Selection Practices: Evidence from Survey Data 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 79
Deterring Voter Registration through Juror Selection Practices: Evidence from Survey Data 0 0 0 16 0 0 4 93
Does Rain Help the Republicans? Theory and Evidence on Turnout and the Vote 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 520
Does Social Capital Have an Economic Payoff? A Cross-Country Investigation 5 11 64 275 29 72 256 4,579
Donor fragmentation and bureaucratic quality in aid recipients 0 4 19 504 5 19 90 1,265
Foreign Aid and Market‐Liberalizing Reform 0 2 7 77 4 7 21 248
Foreign Aid, Institutions, and Governance in Sub-Saharan Africa 1 2 15 84 7 13 70 1,899
Gender and corruption 11 27 152 775 28 88 458 2,269
Groups, Growth and Trust: Cross-Country Evidence on the Olson and Putnam Hypotheses 1 1 2 182 1 1 5 433
INSTITUTIONS AND ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE: CROSS‐COUNTRY TESTS USING ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL MEASURES 4 16 73 945 16 56 282 2,660
Institutions and the Convergence Hypothesis: The Cross-National Evidence 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 832
International aid and financial crises in donor countries 0 2 5 40 0 3 14 181
Measuring Corruption: A Critique of Indicators in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 0 1 3 6 0 3 9 24
On the delegation of aid implementation to multilateral agencies 0 0 1 7 0 1 15 46
Polarization, Politics and Property Rights: Links between Inequality and Growth 0 1 7 190 1 3 21 577
Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs 0 0 0 8 1 2 12 68
Poverty and Policy Selectivity of World Bank Trust Funds 0 0 1 1 0 4 10 15
Property and Contract Rights in Autocracies and Democracies 0 0 0 0 1 2 17 917
Sovereign rents and quality of tax policy and administration 0 0 1 35 1 2 12 121
The Voter Participation Effects of Selecting Jurors from Registration Lists 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 178
The Worldwide Governance Indicators: Six, One, or None? 1 3 16 297 5 10 44 743
The correlation between human capital and morality and its effect on economic performance: Theory and evidence 0 0 3 26 0 0 14 117
The effect of aid on growth: evidence from a Quasi-experiment 3 5 62 278 14 35 302 2,634
Trade intensity, country size and corruption 0 1 7 204 3 6 21 506
Trust and Growth 13 33 113 2,043 91 222 332 4,779
Unbundling institutions for external finance: Worldwide firm-level evidence 0 0 3 7 1 2 12 37
Which Donors, Which Funds? Bilateral Donors' Choice of Multilateral Funds at the World Bank 0 0 3 4 6 7 16 23
Why Don't Poor Countries Catch Up? A Cross-National Test of Institutional Explanation 0 0 0 0 9 23 82 2,217
World Bank Lending and the Quality of Economic Policy 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 18
World Bank Policy Lending and the Quality of Public-Sector Governance 0 0 2 6 2 5 22 43
Total Journal Articles 43 120 609 7,077 240 634 2,377 32,036


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Mapped In or Mapped Out? The Romanian Poor in Inter-household and Community Networks 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 54
Total Books 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 54


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