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Who benefited from Burundi's demobilization program ? (English)

This paper assesses the impact of the demobilization, reinsertion and reintegration program in post-war Burundi. Two major rebel groups benefited from cash and in-kind transfers, the CNDD-FDD from 2004, and the FNL from 2010. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7732 JUN 28, 2016

D'Aoust,Olivia Severine; Sterck,Olivier Christian Brigitte; Verwimp,Philip Disclosed

Socioeconomic impact of Ebola using mobile phone survey in Guinea (English)

The Ebola pandemic has been one of the most virulent pandemics in modern times. By the end of 2015, the epidemic had cost the lives of more than 11,300 people in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, including more than 500 frontline health care workers. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS18659 MAY 01, 2016

Batana,Yele Maweki Disclosed

Direct and indirect effects of Malawi’s public works program on food security (English)

Labor-intensive public works programs are important social protection tools in low-income settings, intended to supplement income of poor households and improve public infrastructure. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7505 DEC 02, 2015

Beegle,Kathleen G.; Galasso,Emanuela; Goldberg,Jessica Ann Disclosed

The exposure, vulnerability, and ability to respond of poor households to recurrent floods in Mumbai (English)

This paper examines poor households in the city of Mumbai and their exposure, vulnerability, and ability to respond to recurrent floods. The paper discusses policy implications for future adaptive capacity, resilience, and poverty alleviation. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7481 NOV 05, 2015

Patankar,Archana Mahesh Disclosed

Comparing cash and voucher transfers in a humanitarian context : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo (English)

Despite recent calls in support of cash transfers, there is little rigorous evidence of the relative impacts of cash versus in-kind transfers, especially in humanitarian contexts, where a majority of such programs take place. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7469 OCT 30, 2015

Aker,Jenny C. Disclosed

Why does the conditional cash transfer program matter in the Philippines? A governance perspective (English)

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (Pantawid Pamilya) is a conditional cash transfer (CCT) program. It transfers cash to poor households on condition that their children attend school and visit a health facility for health check-ups and services, such as growth monitoring and vaccination. ... See More +

Brief 100523 OCT 01, 2015

Hayakawa,Motoki; Van Den Brink,Rogier J. E.; Posarac,Aleksandra Disclosed

Labor migration and welfare in the Kyrgyz Republic (2008-2013) (English)

Working Paper 99771 MAY 08, 2015

Yang,Judy Russian Disclosed

The socio-economic impacts of Ebola in Liberia : results from a high frequency cell phone survey round five (English)

Since Liberia’s Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic began in March 2014, nearly 10,000 persons have contracted the virus and more than 4,000 have died. ... See More +

Working Paper 96196 APR 13, 2015

Himelein,Kristen; Kastelic,Jonathan G. Disclosed

Monitoring welfare and perceptions in South Sudan 2012-2014 : findings from the high frequency South Sudan survey (English)

Since early 2012, the World Bank’s High Frequency South Sudan Survey has collected a panel data set to monitor the welfare and perceptions of citizens in a selected number of state capitals in South Sudan. ... See More +

Working Paper 98381 JAN 01, 2015

Disclosed

Vietnam - Social Assistance System Strengthening Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 92015 SEP 11, 2014

Disclosed

Community-based conditional cash transfers in Tanzania : results from a randomized trial (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study entitled, Community-based conditional cash transfers in Tanzania : results from a randomized trial, conducted since 2010 in Tanzania. ... See More +

Brief 90352 SEP 02, 2014

Evans, David K.; Hausladen, Stephanie; Kosec, Katrina; Reese, Natasha Disclosed

Analysis of hand washing behaviors measured in baseline impact evaluation surveys : findings from Peru, Senegal, and Vietnam (English)

Hand washing with soap has been shown to reduce diarrhea and respiratory disease, the two leading causes of childhood deaths in low- and middle-income settings. ... See More +

Working Paper 90745 AUG 01, 2014

Arnold,Benjamin Ford; Briceno,Bertha; Chase,Claire; Colford Jr.,John M.; Gertler,Paul J.; Orsola Vidal,Alexandra; Ram, Pavani K. Disclosed

Impact of weather shocks on MENA Households (English)

Do households living in climate affected areas in the MENA region believe that changes in climate patterns and their environment are taking place? ... See More +

Brief 90155 JUL 01, 2014

Disclosed

Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner (English)

This paper studies the benefits, in terms of reliability and frequency of poverty statistics, of conducting a hybrid survey that collects non-consumption data from all surveyed households and consumption data from only a small subsample. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6909 JUN 01, 2014

Ahmed, Faizuddin; Dorji, Cheku; Takamatsu, Shinya; Yoshida, Nobuo Disclosed

Nigeria - Agriculture and rural poverty : a policy note (English)

The Nigerian labor force, like that of many countries in Africa, is heavily concentrated in agriculture. According to World Bank reports, the agricultural sector in Nigeria grew by about 6.8 percent annually from 2005-2009. ... See More +

Policy Note 78364 MAY 01, 2014

Disclosed

Vanuatu - Socio-economic atlas (English)

The objective of the socio-economic atlas (SEA) for Vanuatu is to present key indicators of the socioeconomic status of Vanuatu population, at the areas council level. ... See More +

Working Paper 87675 JAN 01, 2014

Ivaschenko, Alex; Sviridova, Tatiana; Pabon, Laura Disclosed

PEKKA impact evaluation baseline report : evaluating the female-headed household empowerment program in Indonesia (English)

This report presents results from baseline data collection as part of the effort to evaluate the impacts of the program kepala keluarga (PEKKA) program. ... See More +

Working Paper 93420 JAN 01, 2014

Disclosed

From pawn shops to banks : the impact of formal credit on informal households (English)

This paper examines the effects of expanding access to credit on the decisions and welfare of households. It focuses on the entry of Banco Azteca, the first bank in Mexico targeting households from the informal sector. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6634 OCT 01, 2013

Ruiz, Claudia Disclosed

Cash transfers, conditions, school enrollment, and child work : evidence from a randomized experiment in Ecuador (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Cash transfers, conditions, school enrollment, and child work : evidence from a randomized experiment in Ecuador, conducted in 1999 to present in Ecuador. ... See More +

Brief 81210 AUG 14, 2013

Schady, Norbert; Araujo, Caridad Disclosed

Ecuador - Are cash transfers made to women spent like other sources of income (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Are cash transfers made to women spent like other sources of income, conducted in 2003 in Ecuador. ... See More +

Brief 81199 AUG 14, 2013

Schady, Norbert; Rosero, Jose Disclosed

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Who benefited from Burundi's demobilization program ? (English)
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JUN 28, 2016 WPS7732 Policy Research Working Paper
Socioeconomic impact of Ebola using mobile phone survey in Guinea (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 ACS18659 Working Paper
Direct and indirect effects of Malawi’s public works program on food security (English)
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DEC 02, 2015 WPS7505 Policy Research Working Paper
The exposure, vulnerability, and ability to respond of poor households to recurrent floods in Mumbai (English)
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NOV 05, 2015 WPS7481 Policy Research Working Paper
Comparing cash and voucher transfers in a humanitarian context : evidence from the Democratic Republic of Congo (English)
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OCT 30, 2015 WPS7469 Policy Research Working Paper
Why does the conditional cash transfer program matter in the Philippines? A governance perspective (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100523 Brief
Labor migration and welfare in the Kyrgyz Republic (2008-2013) (English)
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MAY 08, 2015 99771 Working Paper Russian
The socio-economic impacts of Ebola in Liberia : results from a high frequency cell phone survey round five (English)
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APR 13, 2015 96196 Working Paper
Monitoring welfare and perceptions in South Sudan 2012-2014 : findings from the high frequency South Sudan survey (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 98381 Working Paper
Vietnam - Social Assistance System Strengthening Project : procurement plan (English)
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SEP 11, 2014 92015 Procurement Plan
Community-based conditional cash transfers in Tanzania : results from a randomized trial (English)
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SEP 02, 2014 90352 Brief
Analysis of hand washing behaviors measured in baseline impact evaluation surveys : findings from Peru, Senegal, and Vietnam (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 90745 Working Paper
Impact of weather shocks on MENA Households (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 90155 Brief
Hybrid survey to improve the reliability of poverty statistics in a cost-effective manner (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 WPS6909 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Agriculture and rural poverty : a policy note (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 78364 Policy Note
Vanuatu - Socio-economic atlas (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 87675 Working Paper
PEKKA impact evaluation baseline report : evaluating the female-headed household empowerment program in Indonesia (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 93420 Working Paper
From pawn shops to banks : the impact of formal credit on informal households (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 WPS6634 Policy Research Working Paper
Cash transfers, conditions, school enrollment, and child work : evidence from a randomized experiment in Ecuador (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81210 Brief
Ecuador - Are cash transfers made to women spent like other sources of income (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81199 Brief