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October 21, 2009
Abstract: We conduct a randomized evaluation to assess the causal effect of distance on children's academic participation and performance. Based on...
October 14, 2009
This new book provides a comprehensive literature review and a framework of analysis of globalization and working conditions in developing countries...
October 7, 2009
Until recently, most aid from rich to poor countries was transmitted through official bilateral and multilateral channels. However, the rapid growth...
October 7, 2009
Join us as we launch CGD's newest report, Start With A Girl: A New Agenda For Global Health. The report, supported by the Nike Foundation and the...
October 6, 2009
Abstract: We study dynamic incentives for corruption in one of the world’s largest public transfer programs, India's National Rural Employment...