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A wake up call : Nigeria water supply, sanitation, and hygiene poverty diagnostic : A Wake up call : Nigeria Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene Poverty Diagnostic (English)

This report offers an overview of the state of WASH services in the country. It draws from a number of national data sources, desk reviews, and original research to analyze service delivery in the country and assess the sector's performance. ... See More +

Working Paper 118241 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria (English)

Using growth regressions with panel data, this study identifies the determinants of economic growth, highlighting in particular the role of natural resources and institutional quality. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8153 JUL 20, 2017

Raggl,Anna Katharina Disclosed

Nigeria - Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Abbreviated resettlement action plan for Omiri Bridge Priority Site (English)

The development objective of Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project for Nigeria is to improve the capacity of Oyo State to manage livelihood, Bank Policy strongly recommends offering land in compensation for lost land so that the land based economy can be maintained; (ii) where poor people are involved, it is often necessary to provide special assistance to assure that people manage their compensation adequately; (iii) special care should be taken with vulnerable people who lack flood risk and to respond effectively and promptly to flooding in the city of Ibadan. ... See More +

Working Paper SFG3511 JUL 20, 2017

Elufioye,Abiodun Disclosed

Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence (English)

This paper examines the determinants of the productivity of Nigerian firms, using three waves of Enterprise Surveys from 2007, 2009, and 2014 and 7,670 firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8145 JUL 12, 2017

Herrera,Santiago; Kouame,Wilfried Anicet Kouakou Disclosed

Can job training decrease women’s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria (English)

Occupational segregation is a central contributor to the gap between male and female earnings worldwide. As new sectors of employment emerge, a key question is whether this pattern is replicated. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8141 JUL 10, 2017

Croke,Kevin; Goldstein,Markus P.; Holla,Alaka Disclosed

The role of the private sector in Lagos, Nigeri (English)

Private schools are currently educating the majority of primary and secondary education students in Lagos State, Nigeria. As such, Lagos is one of the largest private school markets in the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 119784 JUN 30, 2017

Abdul-Hamid,Husein; Baum,Donald Rey; De Brular,Laura Lewis; Lusk-Stover,Oni Disclosed

SABER engaging the private sector in education country report : Lagos, Nigeria 2014 (English)

SABER-EPS research in Lagos found that access to primary education is not yet universal and that enrolments at the secondary level are very low. ... See More +

Brief 119789 JUN 30, 2017

Inuwa,Abubakar Tata Disclosed

North-East Nigeria - Recovery and peace building assessment : Synthesis report (English)

The government response to the crisis has primarily been a nationally based security and humanitarian response, with limited and unsuccessful attempts at negotiation, and some actions aimed at preventing and addressing radicalization. ... See More +

Working Paper 116791 JUN 15, 2017

Rossiasco Uscategui,Paula Andrea Disclosed

Who serves the poor ? surveying civil servants in the developing world (English)

Who are the civil servants that serve poor people in the developing world? This paper uses direct surveys of civil servants -- the professional body of administrators who manage government policy -- and their organizations from Ethiopia, Ghana, Indonesia, Nigeria, Pakistan and the Philippines, to highlight key aspects of their characteristics and experience of civil service life. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8051 MAY 04, 2017

Rogger,Daniel Oliver Disclosed

Structural change, fundamentals, and growth : a framework and case studies (English)

Developing countries made considerable gains during the first decade of the 21st century. Their economies grew at unprecedented rates, resulting in large reduction in extreme poverty and a significant expansion of the middle class. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8041 APR 26, 2017

Mc Millan,Margaret; Rodrik,Dani; Sepulveda,Claudia Paz Disclosed

Nigeria - Bi-annual economic update 2017 : fragile recovery (English)

This economic update provides an overview of recent developments in the Nigerian economy.Low oil revenues and the lack of major tax policy reforms to significantly increase non-oil revenues led to large revenue shortfalls at all levels of governmentin 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 114996 APR 01, 2017

Disclosed

Nigeria - Private sector participation in solid waste management activities in Ibadan (Vol. 2) (English)

The report entitled “Private Sector Participation of Solid Waste Management Activities in Ibadan” provides Oyo State Government with recommendations to improve the technical, legal and institutional environment for the immediate, medium and the long term interventions in solid waste management. ... See More +

Working Paper 112871 FEB 01, 2017

Disclosed

Nigeria - Private sector participation in solid waste management activities in Ibadan : synthesis note (English)

The report entitled “Private Sector Participation of Solid Waste Management Activities in Ibadan” provides Oyo State Government with recommendations to improve the technical, legal and institutional environment for the immediate, medium and the long term interventions in solid waste management. ... See More +

Working Paper 112871 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

World Bank support towards implementing a programmatic approach to recovery and peace building (English)

In North East Nigeria, the violence of Boko Haram and the resulting military operations have affected nearly 15 million people since 2009. Due to the violence, more than 20,000 lives have been lost, and over two million people have been displaced. ... See More +

Brief 113819 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : banking on the market (English)

Low-income women in the bustling city of Lagos, Nigeria are both time and resource poor. However, they seek services to park their money for larger spending purposes, such as business capital and school fees. ... See More +

Brief 117394 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

A wake up call : Nigeria water supply, sanitation, and hygiene poverty diagnostic (Vol. 2) (English)

This report offers an overview of the state of WASH services in the country. It draws from a number of national data sources, desk reviews, and original research to analyze service delivery in the country and assess the sector's performance. ... See More +

Working Paper 118241 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Are cash transfers better chunky or smooth? : evidence from an impact evaluation of a cash transfer program in northern Nigeria (English)

Women receiving unconditional cash transfers in northern Nigeria worked more, particularly, in their own businesses, spent more on consumption, were more food secure, saved more, bought more animals and improved their housing compared to the women in the control group. ... See More +

Brief 119101 JAN 01, 2017

Bastian,Gautam Gustav; Goldstein,Markus P.; Papineni,Sreelakshmi Disclosed

Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria (English)

This paper investigates the impact of income diversification on farming households' welfare in Nigeria on two rounds of the Nigeria General Household Survey-Panel, namely the 2010/2011 and 2012/2013. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7894 NOV 21, 2016

Bertoni,Eleonora; Corral Rodas,Paul Andres; Molini,Vasco; Siwatu,Gbemisola Oseni Disclosed

Achieving universal access in the KEDCO service area (English)

This Volume was produced under the Nigeria Electrification Access Program Development (NEAPD) TechnicalAssistance project for the Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), which provides electricityservices to the States of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa in North West Nigeria. ... See More +

Working Paper 112803 NOV 10, 2016

Disclosed

Achieving universal access in the Kaduna electric service area (English)

This Volume was produced under the Nigeria Electrification Access Program Development (NEAPD) Technical Assistance project for Kaduna Electric, which provides electricity services to the States of Kaduna, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara in North West Nigeria. ... See More +

Working Paper 112802 NOV 10, 2016

Disclosed

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A wake up call : Nigeria water supply, sanitation, and hygiene poverty diagnostic : A Wake up call : Nigeria Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene Poverty Diagnostic (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 118241 Working Paper
Natural resources, institutions, and economic growth : the case of Nigeria (English)
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JUL 20, 2017 WPS8153 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Abbreviated resettlement action plan for Omiri Bridge Priority Site (English)
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JUL 20, 2017 SFG3511 Working Paper
Productivity in the non-oil sector in Nigeria : firm-level evidence (English)
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JUL 12, 2017 WPS8145 Policy Research Working Paper
Can job training decrease women’s self-defeating biases ? experimental evidence from Nigeria (English)
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JUL 10, 2017 WPS8141 Policy Research Working Paper
The role of the private sector in Lagos, Nigeri (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 119784 Working Paper
SABER engaging the private sector in education country report : Lagos, Nigeria 2014 (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 119789 Brief
North-East Nigeria - Recovery and peace building assessment : Synthesis report (English)
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JUN 15, 2017 116791 Working Paper
Who serves the poor ? surveying civil servants in the developing world (English)
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MAY 04, 2017 WPS8051 Policy Research Working Paper
Structural change, fundamentals, and growth : a framework and case studies (English)
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APR 26, 2017 WPS8041 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Bi-annual economic update 2017 : fragile recovery (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114996 Working Paper
Nigeria - Private sector participation in solid waste management activities in Ibadan (Vol. 2) (English)
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FEB 01, 2017 112871 Working Paper
Nigeria - Private sector participation in solid waste management activities in Ibadan : synthesis note (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 112871 Working Paper
World Bank support towards implementing a programmatic approach to recovery and peace building (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113819 Brief
Gender and digital financial services : banking on the market (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117394 Brief
A wake up call : Nigeria water supply, sanitation, and hygiene poverty diagnostic (Vol. 2) (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 118241 Working Paper
Are cash transfers better chunky or smooth? : evidence from an impact evaluation of a cash transfer program in northern Nigeria (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 119101 Brief
Heterogeneous returns to income diversification : evidence from Nigeria (English)
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NOV 21, 2016 WPS7894 Policy Research Working Paper
Achieving universal access in the KEDCO service area (English)
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NOV 10, 2016 112803 Working Paper
Achieving universal access in the Kaduna electric service area (English)
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NOV 10, 2016 112802 Working Paper