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Lodewijk Smets

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(99%) Inter-American Development Bank

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
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(1%) LICOS Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance
Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfswetenschappen
KU Leuven

Leuven, Belgium
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Working papers

  1. Piatti-Fünfkirchen, Moritz & Amann, Edmund, 2020. "Public Financial Management, Health Financing and Under-Five Mortality: A Comparative Empirical Analysis," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 9491, Inter-American Development Bank.
  2. Smets,Lode, 2018. "Impact of phone reminders on survey response rates : evidence from a web-based survey in an international organization," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8305, The World Bank.
  3. Lode Smets & Željko Bogetić, 2018. "An evaluative look behind the curtain: World Bank Group staff's early experience with the shared prosperity goal," Working Papers of LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance 610582, KU Leuven, Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance.
  4. Moll,Peter G. & Smets,Lodewijk, 2018. "Is It the Journey That Matters ? A Fresh Look at the Impact of World Bank Policy Lending," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8645, The World Bank.
  5. Bogetic,Zeljko & Smets,Lodewijk, 2017. "Association of World Bank policy lending with social development policies and institutions," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8263, The World Bank.
  6. Ohler,Hannes & Negre,Mario & Smets,Lodewijk & Massari,Renzo & Bogetic,Zeljko, 2017. "Putting your money where your mouth is : geographic targeting of World Bank projects to the bottom 40 percent," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8247, The World Bank.
  7. Lode Smets & Stephen Knack, 2015. "World Bank lending and the quality of public sector governance," Working Papers of LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance 504165, KU Leuven, Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance.
  8. Smets,Lodewijk & Knack,Stephen, 2015. "World Bank policy lending and the quality of public sector governance," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7267, The World Bank.
  9. Smets, Lodewijk & Knack, Stephen, 2014. "World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6924, The World Bank.
  10. Molenaers, Nadia & Gagiano, Anna & Smets, Lode & Dellepiane, Sebastian, 2013. "What determines the suspension of budget support in Sub-Saharan Africa?," IOB Working Papers 2013.08, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB).
  11. Knack, Stephen & Smets, Lodewijk, 2012. "Aid tying and donor fragmentation," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5934, The World Bank.
  12. Smets, Lodewijk & Knack, Stephen & Molenaers, Nadia, 2012. "Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6130, The World Bank.

Articles

  1. Lodewijk Smets, 2020. "Supporting Policy Reform from the Outside," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 35(1), pages 19-43.
  2. Hannes Öhler & Mario Negre & Lodewijk Smets & Renzo Massari & Željko Bogetić, 2019. "Putting your money where your mouth is: Geographic targeting of World Bank projects to the bottom 40 percent," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 14(6), pages 1-19, June.
  3. Lodewijk Smets & Stephen Knack, 2018. "World Bank Policy Lending and the Quality of Public-Sector Governance," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 67(1), pages 29-54.
  4. Lodewijk Smets & Stephen Knack, 2016. "World Bank Lending and the Quality of Economic Policy," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 52(1), pages 72-91, January.
  5. Molenaers, N. & Gagiano, A. & Smets, L. & Dellepiane, S., 2015. "What Determines the Suspension of Budget Support?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 62-73.
  6. Lodewijk Smets & Stephen Knack & Nadia Molenaers, 2013. "Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 8(4), pages 447-476, December.
  7. Tusiime, Hamidu A. & Renard, Robrecht & Smets, Lodewijk, 2013. "Food aid and household food security in a conflict situation: Empirical evidence from Northern Uganda," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 43(C), pages 14-22.
  8. Knack, Stephen & Smets, Lodewijk, 2013. "Aid Tying and Donor Fragmentation," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 63-76.

Books

  1. Bollers, Elton & Khadan, Jeetendra & Bonnett, Kevin & Pecha, Camilo & Beuermann, Diether & Wenner, Mark D. & Fajgenbaum, Jose & Schwartz, Moises & Mejia, Camila & Loser, Claudio & Schmid, Juan Pedro &, 2020. "Nurturing Institutions for a Resilient Caribbean," IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank, number 9164 edited by Beuermann, Diether -//- Schwartz, Moises, July.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Ohler,Hannes & Negre,Mario & Smets,Lodewijk & Massari,Renzo & Bogetic,Zeljko, 2017. "Putting your money where your mouth is : geographic targeting of World Bank projects to the bottom 40 percent," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8247, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Eichenauer, Vera Z. & Fuchs, Andreas & Kunze, Sven & Strobl, Eric, 2019. "Distortions in aid allocation of United Nations flash appeals: Evidence from the 2015 Nepal earthquake," Kiel Working Papers 2120, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).

  2. Smets, Lodewijk & Knack, Stephen, 2014. "World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6924, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Smets,Lodewijk & Knack,Stephen, 2015. "World Bank policy lending and the quality of public sector governance," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7267, The World Bank.
    2. Samuel Brazys & Johan A. Elkink & Gina Kelly, 2017. "Bad neighbors? How co-located Chinese and World Bank development projects impact local corruption in Tanzania," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 227-253, June.
    3. Thomas Stubbs & Bernhard Reinsberg & Alexander Kentikelenis & Lawrence King, 2020. "How to evaluate the effects of IMF conditionality," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 15(1), pages 29-73, January.
    4. Moll, Peter & Geli, Patricia & Saavedra, Pablo, 2015. "Correlates of success in World Bank development policy lending," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7181, The World Bank.

  3. Knack, Stephen & Smets, Lodewijk, 2012. "Aid tying and donor fragmentation," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5934, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Resnick, Danielle & Okumo, Austen, 2017. "Subnational Variation in Policy Implementation: The Case of Nigerian Land Governance Reform," Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Papers 265412, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security (FSP).
    2. Stephan Klingebiel & Mario Negre & Pedro Morazán, 2017. "Costs, Benefits and the Political Economy of Aid Coordination: The Case of the European Union," The European Journal of Development Research, Palgrave Macmillan;European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI), vol. 29(1), pages 144-159, January.
    3. Auriol, Emmanuelle & Miquel-Florensa, Josepa, 2015. "Taxing Fragmented Aid to Improve Aid Efficiency," CEPR Discussion Papers 10802, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    4. Öhler, Hannes, 2017. "A micro-level analysis of the effects of aid fragmentation and aid alignment," Discussion Papers 7/2017, German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE).
    5. Molenaers, Nadia & Dellepiane, Sebastian & Faust, Jorg, 2015. "Political Conditionality and Foreign Aid," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 2-12.
    6. Han, Lu & Koenig-Archibugi, Mathias & Opsahl, Tore, 2018. "The social network of international health aid," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 206(C), pages 67-74.
    7. Fløgstad, Cathrin & Hagen, Rune Jansen, 2017. "Aid dispersion: Measurement in principle and practice," Working Papers in Economics 03/17, University of Bergen, Department of Economics.
    8. Knack, Stephen, 2012. "When do donors trust recipient country systems ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6019, The World Bank.
    9. Han, Lu & Koenig-Archibugi, Mathias, 2015. "Aid Fragmentation or Aid Pluralism? The Effect of Multiple Donors on Child Survival in Developing Countries, 1990–2010," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 76(C), pages 344-358.
    10. Michael G. Findley & Helen V. Milner & Daniel L. Nielson, 2017. "The choice among aid donors: The effects of multilateral vs. bilateral aid on recipient behavioral support," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 307-334, June.
    11. Kurt Annen & Luc Moers, 2017. "Donor Competition for Aid Impact, and Aid Fragmentation," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 31(3), pages 708-729.
    12. Aurore Gary & Audrey-Rose Menard, 2015. "Aid, Trade and Migration : How are OECD countries policies connected in times of crisis?," Working Papers of BETA 2015-11, Bureau d'Economie Théorique et Appliquée, UDS, Strasbourg.
    13. Molenaers, N. & Gagiano, A. & Smets, L. & Dellepiane, S., 2015. "What Determines the Suspension of Budget Support?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 62-73.

  4. Smets, Lodewijk & Knack, Stephen & Molenaers, Nadia, 2012. "Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6130, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Dreher, Axel & Minasyan, Anna & Nunnenkamp, Peter, 2013. "Government ideology in donor and recipient countries: Does political proximity matter for the effectiveness of aid?," Kiel Working Papers 1870, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
    2. Axel Dreher & Stephan Klasen & James Raymond Vreeland & Eric Werker, 2013. "The Costs of Favoritism: Is Politically Driven Aid Less Effective?," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 62(1), pages 157-191.
    3. David Bulman & Walter Kolkma & Aart Kraay, 2017. "Good countries or good projects? Comparing macro and micro correlates of World Bank and Asian Development Bank project performance," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 12(3), pages 335-363, September.
    4. Daniel L. Nielson & Bradley Parks & Michael J. Tierney, 2017. "International organizations and development finance: Introduction to the special issue," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 157-169, June.
    5. Christopher Kilby, 2011. "The Political Economy of Project Preparation: An Empirical Analysis of World Bank Projects," Villanova School of Business Department of Economics and Statistics Working Paper Series 14, Villanova School of Business Department of Economics and Statistics.
    6. Smets, Lodewijk & Knack, Stephen, 2014. "World Bank lending and the quality of economic policy," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6924, The World Bank.
    7. Dreher, Axel & Minasyan, Anna & Nunnenkamp, Peter, 2015. "Government ideology in donor and recipient countries: Does ideological proximity matter for the effectiveness of aid?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 79(C), pages 80-92.
    8. Christopher Kilby & Katharina Michaelowa, 2016. "What Influences World Bank Project Evaluations?," Villanova School of Business Department of Economics and Statistics Working Paper Series 26, Villanova School of Business Department of Economics and Statistics.

Articles

  1. Hannes Öhler & Mario Negre & Lodewijk Smets & Renzo Massari & Željko Bogetić, 2019. "Putting your money where your mouth is: Geographic targeting of World Bank projects to the bottom 40 percent," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 14(6), pages 1-19, June.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Lodewijk Smets & Stephen Knack, 2016. "World Bank Lending and the Quality of Economic Policy," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 52(1), pages 72-91, January.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Molenaers, N. & Gagiano, A. & Smets, L. & Dellepiane, S., 2015. "What Determines the Suspension of Budget Support?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 62-73.

    Cited by:

    1. Yasemin Bal Gündüz & Masyita Crystallin, 2018. "Do IMF programs catalyze donor assistance to low-income countries?," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 13(3), pages 359-393, September.
    2. Molenaers, Nadia & Dellepiane, Sebastian & Faust, Jorg, 2015. "Political Conditionality and Foreign Aid," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 2-12.
    3. Del Biondo, Karen, 2015. "Donor Interests or Developmental Performance? Explaining Sanctions in EU Democracy Promotion in sub-Saharan Africa," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 74-84.
    4. Roel Dom & Lionel Roger, 2018. "Economic sanctions and domestic debt: Burundi's fiscal response to the suspension of budget support," Discussion Papers 2018-12, University of Nottingham, CREDIT.
    5. Reinsberg, Bernhard, 2015. "Foreign Aid Responses to Political Liberalization," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 46-61.
    6. de Felice, Damiano, 2015. "Diverging Visions on Political Conditionality: The Role of Domestic Politics and International Socialization in French and British Aid," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 26-45.

  4. Lodewijk Smets & Stephen Knack & Nadia Molenaers, 2013. "Political ideology, quality at entry and the success of economic reform programs," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 8(4), pages 447-476, December.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  5. Tusiime, Hamidu A. & Renard, Robrecht & Smets, Lodewijk, 2013. "Food aid and household food security in a conflict situation: Empirical evidence from Northern Uganda," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 43(C), pages 14-22.

    Cited by:

    1. Jannike Wichern & Mark T. Wijk & Katrien Descheemaeker & Romain Frelat & Piet J. A. Asten & Ken E. Giller, 2017. "Food availability and livelihood strategies among rural households across Uganda," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 9(6), pages 1385-1403, December.
    2. Mary, Sébastien & Saravia-Matus, Silvia & Gomez y Paloma, Sergio, 2018. "Does nutrition-sensitive aid reduce the prevalence of undernourishment?," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 100-116.
    3. Martin-Shields, Charles P. & Stojetz, Wolfgang, 2019. "Food security and conflict: Empirical challenges and future opportunities for research and policy making on food security and conflict," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 150-164.
    4. Tilman Brück & Oscar Mauricio DiÌ az BotiÌ a & Neil T. N. Ferguson & Jérôme OueÌ draogo & Zacharias Ziegelhöfer, 2018. "Assets for Alimentation? The Nutritional Impact of Assets-Based Programming in Niger," HiCN Working Papers 275, Households in Conflict Network.
    5. Gautam, Yograj, 2019. "“Food aid is killing Himalayan farms”. Debunking the false dependency narrative in Karnali, Nepal," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 54-65.
    6. Lee, Hyejin, 2017. "Trends In South Korea’S Grants-Based Aid For Agricultural Sector In Developing Countries," Journal of Rural Development/Nongchon-Gyeongje, Korea Rural Economic Institute, vol. 40(Special, ), December.
    7. Georgina Limon & Guillaume Fournié & Elisa G. Lewis & Paula Dominguez-Salas & Daniela Leyton-Michovich & Eloy A. Gonzales-Gustavson & Armando E. Gonzalez & Aurelio H. Cabezas & Julio Pinto & Jonathan , 2017. "Using mixed methods to assess food security and coping strategies: a case study among smallholders in the Andean region," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 9(5), pages 1019-1040, October.
    8. Winnie Wangari Wairimu & Ian Christoplos & Dorothea Hilhorst, 2016. "From crisis to development: the policy and practice of agricultural service provision in northern Uganda," Agriculture and Human Values, Springer;The Agriculture, Food, & Human Values Society (AFHVS), vol. 33(4), pages 799-812, December.
    9. Tirivayi, J.N. & Groot, W.N.J., 2014. "The impact of food transfers for people living with HIV/AIDS: Evidence from Zambia," MERIT Working Papers 2014-065, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

  6. Knack, Stephen & Smets, Lodewijk, 2013. "Aid Tying and Donor Fragmentation," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 63-76.
    See citations under working paper version above.

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  1. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2012-01-18 2014-06-28. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2013-11-02. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-01-18. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2014-06-28. Author is listed
  5. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2012-07-23. Author is listed

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