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Development Discussion Paper
Manager Assignment and Project Returns: Evidence from the World Bank Nicola Limodio
August 2016
Paper No' EOPP 61:
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JEL Classification: O19; M50; D61


Tags: development lending; personnel economics; international organizations; cost-benefit analysis

Development Discussion Paper
Fragile States and Development Policy Timothy Besley and Torsten Persson
January 2011
Paper No' EOPP 022:
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JEL Classification: O10, 019, P45


Tags: state fragility; development

Development Discussion Paper
State Capacity, Conflict and Development Timothy Besley and Torsten Persson
June 2009
Paper No' EOPP 010:
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JEL Classification: O10; H10; P16


Tags: state capacity; development

Development Discussion Paper
Property Rights and Economic Development Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak
February 2009
Paper No' EOPP 006:
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JEL Classification: K11;O17; P14


Tags: property rights; economic development.

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CASE Paper
Parental Investment in Childhood and Later Adult Well-Being: Can More Involved Parents Offset the Effects of Socioeconomic Disadvantage? This paper uses analysis from the longitudinal National Child Development Study to aim to investigate whether the social capital produced by greater parental involvement can counteract some of the harmful effects of less financial capital? Darcy Hango May 2005
Paper No' CASE 098:
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JEL Classification: I21;I32;J13;Z13


Tags: parental involvement; socioeconomic disadvantage; social capital; education; national child development study

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CASE Paper
Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China The paper examines three phases of development since the foundation of the People’s Republic during the period 1949 to 2004. An alternative strategy of a model of social development based on the livelihood approach is analysed and its potential to reduce poverty and inequality are considered. Bingqin Li and David Piachaud
November 2004
Paper No' CASE 087:
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JEL Classification: I3


Tags: poverty; inequality; social policy; china; livelihoods; social development

Theoretical Economics Paper
Financial Institutions and The Wealth of Nations: Tales of Development Jian Tong and Chenggang Xu
March 2004
Paper No' TE/2004/469:
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Tags: development; transition; financial institutions; r&d.

Development Economics Paper
The Role of Freedom, Growth and Religion in the Taste for Revolution Robert MacCulloch and Silvia Pezzini
September 2002
Paper No' DEDPS 36:
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Tags: conflict; freedom; development; growth; religion.

Japanese Studies Programme Paper
Politics and the Economy in Pre-War Japan Masataka Matsuura and Richard J Smethurst
February 2000
Paper No' JS/2000/381:
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Tags: japan; economic depression in early 1930s; takahashi korekiyo; maeda masana; zaikai; zaibatsu; japanese economic development; shibusawa eiichi.

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CASE Paper
Social Exclusion and the Future of Cities Anne Power and William Julius Wilson
February 2000
Paper No' CASE 035:
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Tags: social exclusion; urban poverty; area regeneration; urban development

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CASE Paper
Investing in Children: What do we know? What should we do? Sheldon Danziger and Jane Waldfogel
February 2000
Paper No' CASE 034:
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Tags: child development; childhood interventions; childcare; education

Theoretical Economics Paper
Read My Lips: The Political Economy of Information Transmission Timothy Besley and Rohini Pande
July 1998
Paper No' TE/1998/355:
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Tags: political economy; cheap talk; redistribution; development

Development Economics Paper
What's the Point of a Development Strategy? Amartya Sen
April 1997
Paper No' DEDPS 03:
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JEL Classification: 010 D60


Tags: economic development; capabilities; valuational weights development indicators;