Peer-reviewed journal articles on social protection in 2018


Buller, Ana Maria; Peterman, Amber; Ranganathan, Meghna; Bleile, Alexandra; Hidrobo, Melissa; Heise, Lori. 2018. A mixed-method review of cash transfers and intimate partner violence in low- and middle-income countries. The World Bank Research Observer 33(2): 218-258.

Bulte, Erwin; Lihe, Xu; and Zhang, Xiaobo. 2018. Post-disaster aid and development of the manufacturing sector: Lessons from a natural experiment in China. European Economic Review 101(2018): 441-458.

Hidrobo, Melissa; Hoddinott, John F.; Kumar, Neha; and Olivier, Meghan. 2018. Social protection, food security, and asset formation. World Development 101(January 2018): 88-103.

Hirvonen, Kalle; Mascagni, Giulia; and Roelen, Keetie. 2018. Linking taxation and social protection: Evidence on redistribution and poverty reduction in Ethiopia. International Social Security Review 71(1): 3-24.

Hoddinott, John F.; Ahmed, Akhter; and Roy, Shalini. 2018. Randomized control trials demonstrate that nutrition-sensitive social protection interventions increase the use of multiple-micronutrient powders and iron supplements in rural pre-school Bangladeshi children. Public Health Nutrition 21(9): 1753-1761.

Roy, Shalini; Hidrobo, Melissa; Hoddinott, John F.; and Ahmed, Akhter. Transfers, behavior change communication, and intimate partner violence: Post-program evidence from rural Bangladesh. Review of Economics and Statistics. Article in press. First published online on November 5, 2018.

Sheahan, Megan; Liu, Yanyan; Barrett, Christopher B.; and Narayanan, Sudha. Preferential resource spending under an employment guarantee: The political economy of MGNREGS in Andhra Pradesh. World Bank Economic Review 32(3): 551-569.

Tranchant, Jean-Pierre; Gelli, Aulo; Bliznashka, Lilia; Diallo, Amadou Sekou; Sacko, Moussa; Assima, Amidou; Siegel, Emily H.; Aurino, Elisabetta; and Masset, Edoardo. The impact of food assistance on food insecure populations during conflict: Evidence from a quasi-experiment in Mali. World Development. Article in press. First published online on March 3, 2018.