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Paraguay jobs diagnostic : the dynamic transformation of employment (Spanish)

Jobs are central to economic development. Economies grow when more people work, when jobs become more productive, and when workers move to better jobs, e.g. from low productivity farm work into jobs in the modern manufacturing or services sectors, or from remote rural areas to urban centers with greater specialization and more job opportunities. ... See More +

Working Paper 117270 JUN 01, 2018

Ruppert Bulmer,Elizabeth N.; Watson,Samantha Maria; De Padua,David Keith Santos English Disclosed

Paraguay : analysis of the fiscal system and its impact on poverty and equity : Paraguay : análisis del sistema fiscal y su impacto en la pobreza y la equidad (Spanish)

A pesar de los importantes avances experimentados en Paraguay en los últimos años en lo que respecta a crecimiento económico y mejoras en la calidad de vida, reducir la pobreza y la desigualdad continúan siendo objetivos centrales de la política del Gobierno Nacional. ... See More +

Working Paper 126050 MAY 08, 2018

Lugo,Maria Ana; Gimenez Duarte,Lea R.; Farfan Bertran,Maria Gabriela; Colman,Humberto; Galeano,Juan José; Martínez,Sandra Disclosed

Paraguay - Policy notes 2018 : Paraguay - Notas de política 2018 (Spanish)

Working Paper 126021 MAY 02, 2018

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Lessons on the use of online dashboards to monitor government plans in Paraguay (English)

A newly drafted national development plan (NDP) or poverty reduction strategy (PRS), provide opportunities to deploy monitoring systems through online access to dynamic progress reports on priority programs. ... See More +

Brief 124974 APR 01, 2018

Medina Giopp,Alejandro; Salinas,Sebastian Codas Disclosed

Guía de buenas prácticas internacionales para motociclistas : medidas de seguridad vial (Spanish)

Working Paper 123457 JAN 01, 2018

Disclosed

Enterprise surveys : Paraguay country profile 2017 (English)

The Enterprise Surveys (ES) focus on many aspects of the business environment. These factors can be accommodating or constraining for firms and play an important role in whether an economy’s private sector will thrive or not. ... See More +

Working Paper 129275 DEC 01, 2017

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Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Paraguay (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 121095 NOV 01, 2017

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Paraguay jobs diagnostic : the dynamic transformation of employment (English)

Jobs are central to economic development. Economies grow when more people work, when jobs become more productive, and when workers move to better jobs, e.g. from low productivity farm work into jobs in the modern manufacturing or services sectors, or from remote rural areas to urban centers with greater specialization and more job opportunities. ... See More +

Working Paper 117270 JUL 01, 2017

Ruppert Bulmer,Elizabeth N.; Watson,Samantha Maria; De Padua,David Keith Santos Spanish Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Paraguay (English)

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

Working Paper 109931 OCT 25, 2016

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Paraguay - Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development Project (English)

With about one third of the population living below the poverty line and 18 per cent in extreme poverty, Paraguay is one of the countries in Latin America with the highest levels of poverty. ... See More +

Brief 119981 AUG 25, 2016

Disclosed

FY16 Paraguay country opinion survey report (English)

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

Working Paper 108637 JUN 01, 2016

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

Developing a national financial inclusion strategy : the Paraguay experience : Formulación de una estrategia nacional de inclusión financier : la experiencia de Paraguay (Spanish)

Paraguay’s real gross domestic product has grown an average of about 4 percent per year since 2005. According to the 2013 Paraguay financial inclusion survey (EIF), 2 29 percent of adults report having an account at a formal financial institution, a commonly used global metric of financial inclusion. ... See More +

Brief 101737 MAY 13, 2016

Rawlins,Marlon Rolston; Hwang,Jane C. English Disclosed

Paraguay agricultural sector risk assessment (English)

This note is based on an assessment undertaken by the World Bank following a request by the Government of Paraguay. The study evaluated agricultural risks, proposing solutions for reducing the volatility of both agricultural output and incomes of family farmers. ... See More +

Brief 104128 MAR 01, 2016

Arce,Carlos Enrique; Arias Carballo,Diego; Caballero,Ricardo Jorge Disclosed

The incidence of subsidies to residential public services in Argentina : the subsidy system in 2014 and some alternatives (English)

More than a decade of energy and transport subsidies have weakened Argentina’s fiscal capacity. Following the 2001 crisis, public services tariffs were frozen in an attempt to offset the negative effects on households’ real purchasing power. ... See More +

Working Paper 107852 JAN 01, 2016

Lakner,Christoph; Lugo,Maria Ana; Puig,Jorge Pablo; Salinardi,Leandro Hipolito Arnoldo; Viveros,Martha Disclosed

Developing a national financial inclusion strategy : the Paraguay experience (English)

Paraguay’s real gross domestic product has grown an average of about 4 percent per year since 2005. According to the 2013 Paraguay financial inclusion survey (EIF), 2 29 percent of adults report having an account at a formal financial institution, a commonly used global metric of financial inclusion. ... See More +

Brief 101737 DEC 09, 2015

Rawlins,Marlon Rolston; Hwang,Jane C. Spanish Disclosed

School infrastructure in Paraguay : needs, investments, and costs (English)

The study consists of four chapters apart from this introduction. Chapter two provides a basic diagnostic of the state of infrastructure in Paraguay’s public primary and secondary schools. ... See More +

Publication 100062 OCT 07, 2015

Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

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

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

Working Paper 100826 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

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

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Paraguay. 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 105545 SEP 15, 2015

Disclosed

Business cycles accounting for Paraguay (English)

This study investigates the role of domestic and external shocks in business cycle fluctuations in Paraguay during 1991–2012. Time-series methods and a structural model-based approach are used to conduct an integrated analysis of business cycles. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7284 JUN 02, 2015

Koehler-Geib,Fritzi; Hnatkovska,Viktoria Disclosed

Paraguay diagnostic review of consumer protection and financial literacy : Paraguay estudio de diagnostico de proteccion del consumidor y educacion financiera : principales hallazgos y recomendaciones (Spanish)

This review of the Consumer Protection and Financial Literacy Framework (CPFL) in Paraguay was undertaken in response to a request for technical assistance in this area made by the Central Bank of Paraguay (BCP). ... See More +

Working Paper 93928 JAN 01, 2015

English Disclosed

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Paraguay jobs diagnostic : the dynamic transformation of employment (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2018 117270 Working Paper English
Paraguay : analysis of the fiscal system and its impact on poverty and equity : Paraguay : análisis del sistema fiscal y su impacto en la pobreza y la equidad (Spanish)
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MAY 08, 2018 126050 Working Paper
Paraguay - Policy notes 2018 : Paraguay - Notas de política 2018 (Spanish)
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MAY 02, 2018 126021 Working Paper
Lessons on the use of online dashboards to monitor government plans in Paraguay (English)
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APR 01, 2018 124974 Brief
Guía de buenas prácticas internacionales para motociclistas : medidas de seguridad vial (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2018 123457 Working Paper
Enterprise surveys : Paraguay country profile 2017 (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 129275 Working Paper
Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Paraguay (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121095 Working Paper
Paraguay jobs diagnostic : the dynamic transformation of employment (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117270 Working Paper Spanish
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Paraguay (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109931 Working Paper
Paraguay - Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119981 Brief
FY16 Paraguay country opinion survey report (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 108637 Working Paper
Developing a national financial inclusion strategy : the Paraguay experience : Formulación de una estrategia nacional de inclusión financier : la experiencia de Paraguay (Spanish)
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MAY 13, 2016 101737 Brief English
Paraguay agricultural sector risk assessment (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 104128 Brief
The incidence of subsidies to residential public services in Argentina : the subsidy system in 2014 and some alternatives (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 107852 Working Paper
Developing a national financial inclusion strategy : the Paraguay experience (English)
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DEC 09, 2015 101737 Brief Spanish
School infrastructure in Paraguay : needs, investments, and costs (English)
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OCT 07, 2015 100062 Publication
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Paraguay (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100826 Working Paper
Country data report for Paraguay, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105545 Working Paper
Business cycles accounting for Paraguay (English)
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JUN 02, 2015 WPS7284 Policy Research Working Paper
Paraguay diagnostic review of consumer protection and financial literacy : Paraguay estudio de diagnostico de proteccion del consumidor y educacion financiera : principales hallazgos y recomendaciones (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2015 93928 Working Paper English