2013 study in Oxford Economic Papers showing how credit markets are important for disaster recovery and how this dynamic affects poor nations.
2013 study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on how the introduction of bullet trains is associated with rising real-estate prices in China’s secondary cities.
2014 review of research and data on gender and African women, including four new papers in the Journal of African Economies.
2013 study by the University of Oxford and the University of Sussex on the relationship between per-capita rents from natural resources and levels of public capital.
Two 2014 field reports from Harvard University, one based in Lebanon and the other in Jordan, provide new insights into the expanding Syrian refugee crisis.
2014 review of available studies and data relating to orphans in sub-Saharan Africa.
2013 report for The Lancet that quantifies the future of global health and development and maps out how progress might be achieved through investments.
2013 NBER study on the interaction between growth and corruption in an environment where firms can leave one region for another.
2013 survey of studies and reports on issues relating to microfinance and economics in the developing world.
2013 working paper by the Harvard Kennedy School that examines World Bank governance-related projects to see to what degree they’re adjusted to their context.