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close this bookMedicinal Plants: Rescuing a Global Heritage (WB, 1997, 80 p.)
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Recent World Bank technical papers

No. 272 Greaney and Kellaghan, Equity Issues in Public Examinations in Developing Countries

No. 273 Grimshaw and Helfer, editors, Vetiver Grass for Soil and Water Conservation, Land Rehabilitation, and Embankment Stabilization: A Collection of Papers and Newsletters Compiled by the Vetiver Network

No. 274 Govindaraj, Murray, and Chellaraj, Health Expenditures in Latin America

No. 275 Heggie, Management and Financing of Roads: An Agenda for Reform

No. 276 Johnson, Quality Review Schemes for Auditors: Their Potential for Sub-Saharan Africa

No. 277 Convery, Applying Environmental Economics in Africa

No. 278 Wijetilleke and Karunaratne, Air Quality Management: Considerations for Developing
Countries

No. 279 Anderson and Ahmed, The Case for Solar Energy Investments

No. 280 Rowat, Malik, and Dakolias, Judicial Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean:
Proceedings of a World Bank Conference

No. 281 Shen and Contreras-Hermosilla, Environmental and Economic Issues in Forestry: Selected Case Studies in Asia

No. 282 Kim and Benton, Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Onchocerciasis Control Program (OCP)

No. 283 Jacobsen, Scobie and Duncan, Statutory Intervention in Agricultural Marketing: A New
Zealand Perspective

No. 284 Valdand Schaeffer in collaboration with Roldos and Chiara, Surveillance of
Agricultural Price and Trade Policies: A Handbook for Uruguay

No. 285 Brehm and Castro, The Market for Water Rights in Chile: Major Issues

No. 286 Tavoulareas and Charpentier, Clean Coal Technologies for Developing Countries

No. 287 Gillham, Bell, Arin, Matthews, Rumeur, and Hearn, Cotton Production Prospects for the
Next Decade

No. 288 Biggs, Shaw, and Srivastiva' Technological Capabilities and Learning in African
Enterprises

No. 289 Dinar, Seidl, Olem, Jorden, Duda, and Johnson, Restoring and Protecting the World's
Lakes and Reservoirs

No. 290 Weijenberg, Dagg, Kampen Kalunda, Mailu, Ketema, Navarro, and Abdi Noor, Strengthening National Agricultural Research Systems in Eastern and Central Africa: A Framework for Action

No. 291 Valdes and Schaeffer in collaboration with Errazuriz and Francisco, Surveillance of Agricultural Price and Trade Policies: A Handbookfor Chile

No. 292 Gorriz, Subramanian, and Simas, Irrigation Management Transfer in Mexico: Process and Progress

No. 293 Preker and Feachem, Market Mechanisms and the Health Sector in Central and Eastern Europe

No. 294 Valdes and Schaeffer in collaboration with Sturzenegger and Bebczuk, Surveillance of Agricultural Price and Trade Policies: A Handbook for Argentina

No. 295 Pohl, Jedrzejczak, and Anderson, Creating Capital Markets in Central and Eastern Europe

No. 296 Stassen, Small-Scale Biomass Gasifiers for Heat and Power: A Global Review

No. 297 Bulatao, Key Indicators for Family Planning Projects

No. 298 Odaga and Heneveld, Girls and Schools in Sub-Saharan Africa: From Analysis to Action

No. 299 Tamale, Jones, and Pswarayi-Riddihough, Technologies Related to Participatory Forestry in Tropical and Subtropical Countries

No. 300 Oram and de Haan, Technologies for Rainfed Agriculture in Mediterranean Climates: A Review of World Bank Experiences

No. 301 Edited by Mohan, Bibliography of Publications: Technical Department, Africa Region, July 1987 to April 1995

No. 302 Baldry, Calamari, and Yamo, Environmental Impact Assessment of Settlement and Development in the Upper Lba Basin

No. 303 Heneveld and Craig, Schools Count: World Bank Project Designs and the Quality of Primary Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

No. 304 Foley, Photovoltaic Applications in Rural Areas of the Developing World

No. 305 Johnson, Education and Training of Accountants in Sub-Saharan Anglophone Africa

No. 306 Muir and Saba, Improving State Enterprise Performance: The Role of Internal and External Incentives

No. 307 Narayan, Toward Participatory Research

No. 308 Adamson and others, Energy Use, Air Pollution, and Environmental Policy in Krakow: Can Economic Incentives Really Help?

No. 309 The World Bank/FOA/UNIDO/Industry Fertilizer Working Group, World and Regional Supply and Demand Balances for Nitrogen, Phosphate, and Potash, 1993/94-1999/2000

No. 310 Edited by Elder and Cooley, Sustainable Settlement and Development of the Onchocerciasis Control Programme Area: Proceedings of a Ministerial Meeting

No. 311 Webster, Riopelle and Chidzero, World Bank Lending for Small Enterprises 1989-1993

No. 312 Benoit, Project Finance at the World Bank: An Overview of Policies and Instruments

No. 313 Kapur, Airport Infrastructure: The Emerging Role of the Private Sector

No. 314 Vald Schaefferin collaboration with Ramos, Surveillance of Agricultural Price and Trade Policies: A Handbook for Ecuador

No. 316 Schware and Kimberley, Information Technology and National Trade Facilitation: Making the Most of Global Trade

No. 317 Schware and Kimberley, Information Technology and National Trade Facilitation: Guide to Best Practice

No. 318 Taylor, Boukambou, Dahniya, Ouayogode, Ayling, Abdi Noor, and Toure, Strengthening National Agricultural Research Systems in the Humid and Sub-humid Zones of West and Central Africa: A Framework for Action

No. 319 Dakolias, The Judicial Sector in Latin America and the Caribbean: Elements of Reform

No. 320 Srivastava, Lambert and Vietmeyer, Medicinal Plants: An Expanding Role in Development

No. 321 Srivastava, Smith, and Fomo, Biodiversity and Agriculture: Implications for Conservation and Development

No. 322 Peters, The Ecology and Management of Non-Timber Forest Resources

No. 323 Pannier, editor, Corporate Governance of Public Enterprises in Transitional Economies

No. 324 Cabraal, Cosgrove-Davies, and Schaeffer, Best Practices for Photovoltaic Household Electrification Programs

No. 325 Bacon, Besant-Jones, and Heidarian, Estimating Construction Costs and Schedules: Experience with Power Generation Projects in Developing Countries

No. 326 Colletta, Balachander, Liang, The Condition of Young Children in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Convergence of Health, Nutrition, and Early Education

No. 327 Valdand Schaeffer in collaboration with Martin, Surveillance of Agricultural Price and Trade Policies: A Handbook for Paraguay

No. 328 De Geyndt, Social Development and Absolute Poverty in Asia and Latin America

No. 329 Mohan, editor, Bibliography of Publications: Technical Department, Africa Region, July 1987 to April 1996

No. 332 Pohl, Djankov, and Anderson, Restructuring Large Industrial Firms in Central and Eastern Europe An Empirical Analysis

No. 333 Jha, Ranson, and Bobadilla, Measuring the Borden of Disease and the Cost- Effectiveness of Health Interventions: A Case Study in Guinea

No. 334 Mosse and Sontheimer, Performance Monitoring Indicators Handbook

No. 335 Kirmani and Le Moigne, Fostering Riparian Cooperation in International River Basins: The World Bank at Its Best in Development Diplomacy

No. 336 Francis, with Akinwumi, Ngwu, Nkom, Odihi, Olomajeye, Okunmadewa and Shehu, State, Community, and Local Development in Nigeria

No. 338 Young, Measuring Economic Benefits for Water Investments and Policies

No. 339 Andrews and Rashid, The Financing of Pension Systems in Central and Eastern Europe: An Overview of Major Trends and Their Determinants, 1990-1993

No. 340 Rutkowski, Changes in the Wage Structure during Economic Transition in Central and Eastern Europe

No. 341 Goldstein, Preker, Adeyi, and Chellaraj, Trends in Health Status, Services, and Finance: The Transition in Central and Eastern Europe, Volume I

No. 343 Kottelat and Whitten, Freshwater Biodiversity in Asia, with Special Reference to Fish

No. 344 Klugman and Schieber with Heleniak and Hon, A Survey of Health Reform in Central Asia

No. 345 Industry and Mining Division, Industry and Energy Department, A Mining Strategy for Latin America and the Caribbean

No. 347 Stock and de Veen, Expanding Labor-based Methods for Road Works in Africa

No. 350 Buscaglia and Dakolias, Judicial Reform in Latin American Courts: The Experience in Argentina and Ecuador

No. 352 Allison and Ringold, Labor Markets in Transition in Central and Eastern Europe, 1989-1995

No. 353 Ingco, Mitchell, and McCalla, Global Food Supply Prospects, A Background Paper Prepared for the World Food Summit, Rome, November 1996