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Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Nicaragua (English)

Doing Business 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 121049 NOV 01, 2017

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The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua (English)

This paper measures the causal effects of parent enrollment into voluntary health insurance on healthcare utilization among insured and uninsured children in Nicaragua. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8115 JUN 26, 2017

Fitzpatrick,Anne; Thornton,Rebecca Lynn Disclosed

The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua (English)

This paper measures the causal effects of parent enrollment into voluntary health insurance on healthcare utilization among insured and uninsured children in Nicaragua. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8115 JUN 26, 2017

Fitzpatrick,Anne; Thornton,Rebecca Lynn Disclosed

Assessing the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services : evidence from Nicaragua (English)

There have been few efforts to evaluate whether the positive land use changes induced by conservation interventions such as Payments for Environmental Services (PES) persist once the interventions end. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 115197 MAY 01, 2017

Pagiola,Stefano P.; Honey-Rosés, Jordi; Freire-González, Jaume Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all : Nicaragua (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Nicaragua. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 109920 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

Nicaragua - Earthquakes and hurricanes risk profile (English)

The earthquake risk in Nicaragua is more significant than the hurricane risk. Annual average loss (AAL) from earthquakes is United States (U.S.) 89 million dollars (0.75 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) and from hurricanes is U.S. 26.35 million dollars (0.22 percent of GDP). ... See More +

Working Paper 114623 JAN 01, 2016

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Agriculture in Nicaragua : performance, challenges, and options (English)

Nicaragua has experienced a decade of macroeconomic stability, relatively high economic growth, and expanded trade. This calls for special attention to agriculture as the mainstay of the national economy, the major provider of food, nutrition, jobs, and export earnings, and ultimately the sector where further gains in reducing poverty can be made. ... See More +

Working Paper 102989 NOV 01, 2015

Piccioni,Norman Bentley Disclosed

Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Nicaragua (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Nicaragua. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100811 OCT 01, 2015

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Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Nicaragua (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Nicaragua. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100811 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

Country data report for Nicaragua, 1996-2014 (English)

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Nicaragua. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: i) voice and accountability, ii) political stability and absence of violence, terrorism, iii) government effectiveness, iv) regulatory quality, v) rule of law, and vi) control of corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 105535 SEP 15, 2015

Disclosed

Nicaragua : Eolo Wind Farm (English)

Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy Limited (GME Wind) is operating a 44 MW wind farm project through its wholly owned Nicaraguan subsidiary, Eolo de Nicaragua, S.A., under a public-private partnership contract with the Government of Nicaragua. ... See More +

Brief 96918 MAY 01, 2015

Disclosed

FY15 Nicaragua country opinion survey report (English)

The Country Opinion Survey in Nicaragua assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Nicaragua perceive the WBG. ... See More +

Working Paper 108562 APR 01, 2015

Felzer,Sharon; Markova,Svetlana; Guo,Jing; Cameron,Jessica A.; Woods,Calita; Mendoza,Dania; Lal,Sumir Disclosed

Roads to agency : effects of enhancing women’s participation in rural roads projects on women’s agency - a comparative assessment of rural transport projects in Argentina, Nicaragua, and Peru (English)

Infrastructure projects, and more specifically, roads construction, and maintenance are one of the core operations of the World Bank. However, despite the increase of gender mainstreaming efforts in transport projects little is known about the effects of these interventions on women’s agency defined as the ability to make effective choices and transform these choices into desired outcomes’. ... See More +

Working Paper 99173 JAN 01, 2015

Casabonne,Ursula; Jimenez Mota,Bexi Francina; Muller,Miriam Disclosed

Adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights in Nicaragua : an analysis using a sexual and reproductive health framework and human rights (English)

In an effort to integrate operational and analytical work on adolescents and youth sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and Human Rights in Nicaragua, the World Bank, in coordination with the Nicaraguan Ministry of Health, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) conducted the study titled: ‘sexual and reproductive health among youth in Latin America: adding a human rights perspective.’ The study was conducted within the umbrella of the ongoing Family Community Health World Bank project. ... See More +

Working Paper 93093 NOV 01, 2014

Gordillo-Tobar, Amparo; Beneitez, Geraldine; Ortega, Juana; Waters, William; Bravo, Emig Disclosed

Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Nicaragua (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Nicaragua. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 92097 OCT 01, 2014

Disclosed

Inclusive business insights and analytics : Using market insights to understand farmer loyalty : the case of coffee producers in Nicaragua (English)

This study was conducted with about 1,000 coffee producers in the Jinotega, Matagalpa, and Nueva Segovia regionsof Nicaragua. IFC carried out the project with an agricultural commodity trading company between July 2011 and January2012. ... See More +

Working Paper 120070 JUL 01, 2014

Disclosed

Rethinking infrastructure delivery: Case Study of a Green, Inclusive, and Cost-effective Road Program in Nicaragua (English)

This paper presents a development case study on alternative thinking in rural infrastructure delivery. Delivery in this case is achieved in a manner that advances the green growth, social inclusion and cost-effectiveness agendas. ... See More +

Working Paper 88664 JUN 01, 2014

Disclosed

Nicaragua country opinion survey report (July 2012 - June 2013) (English)

The Country Opinion Survey for FY2012 in Nicaragua assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Nicaragua perceive the WBG. ... See More +

Working Paper 88532 MAR 14, 2014

Disclosed

The impact and targeting of social infrastructure investments : lessons from the Nicaraguan Social Fund (English)

This brief summarizes the impact and targeting of social infrastructure investments: lessons from the Nicaraguan Social Fund. The fund was created in 1990. ... See More +

Brief 81496 AUG 14, 2013

Pradhan, Menno; Rawlings, Laura Disclosed

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Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Nicaragua (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121049 Working Paper
The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 WPS8115 Policy Research Working Paper
The effects of health insurance within families: experimental evidence from Nicaragua (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 WPS8115 Policy Research Working Paper
Assessing the permanence of land use change induced by payments for environmental services : evidence from Nicaragua (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 115197 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all : Nicaragua (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109920 Working Paper
Nicaragua - Earthquakes and hurricanes risk profile (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 114623 Working Paper
Agriculture in Nicaragua : performance, challenges, and options (English)
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NOV 01, 2015 102989 Working Paper
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Nicaragua (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100811 Working Paper
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Nicaragua (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100811 Working Paper
Country data report for Nicaragua, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105535 Working Paper
Nicaragua : Eolo Wind Farm (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 96918 Brief
FY15 Nicaragua country opinion survey report (English)
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APR 01, 2015 108562 Working Paper
Roads to agency : effects of enhancing women’s participation in rural roads projects on women’s agency - a comparative assessment of rural transport projects in Argentina, Nicaragua, and Peru (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 99173 Working Paper
Environmental assessment : construction 100 ML Woula Point Corn Island breakwaters : Valoración ambiental : construcción espigones 100 ML Woula Point Corn Island (Spanish)
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DEC 01, 2014 99253 Working Paper
Adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights in Nicaragua : an analysis using a sexual and reproductive health framework and human rights (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 93093 Working Paper
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Nicaragua (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92097 Working Paper
Inclusive business insights and analytics : Using market insights to understand farmer loyalty : the case of coffee producers in Nicaragua (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 120070 Working Paper
Rethinking infrastructure delivery: Case Study of a Green, Inclusive, and Cost-effective Road Program in Nicaragua (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 88664 Working Paper
Nicaragua country opinion survey report (July 2012 - June 2013) (English)
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MAR 14, 2014 88532 Working Paper
The impact and targeting of social infrastructure investments : lessons from the Nicaraguan Social Fund (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81496 Brief