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Using CBT Training to Improve Mental Health of SME Entrepreneurs in Pakistan (English)

In regions marked by fragility, conflict, and violence (FCV), entrepreneurs of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face increased risk of experiencing chronic stress and poor mentalhealth. ... See More +

Brief 146039 JAN 29, 2020

Disclosed

Nudging to Safe Evacuation in Haiti (English)

In Haiti, more than 96 percent of the population is exposed to two or more natural hazards in theirlifetime. The human and economic impacts of these hazards, including hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, and landslides, have been severe. ... See More +

Brief 146038 JAN 22, 2020

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Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (French)

Given the high exposure in Haiti to natural hazards, ensuring that proper disaster preparedness and response mechanisms are well established and managed can save lives. ... See More +

Working Paper 145070 JAN 01, 2020

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Afif,Zeina; Soto Orozco,Claudia Ruth; Padilla,Lace M; Hsu,Jessica English Disclosed

Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (English)

Given the high exposure in Haiti to natural hazards, ensuring that proper disaster preparedness and response mechanisms are well established and managed can save lives. ... See More +

Working Paper 145070 JAN 01, 2020

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Afif,Zeina; Soto Orozco,Claudia Ruth; Padilla,Lace M; Hsu,Jessica French Disclosed

Nudging to Save Lives (French)

The infographic is a behavioral science lens to disaster risk management in Haiti.

Brief 145071 JAN 01, 2020

English Disclosed

Nudging to Save Lives (English)

The infographic is a behavioral science lens to disaster risk management in Haiti.

Brief 145071 JAN 01, 2020

French Disclosed

Instilling a Growth Mindset in Indonesia (English)

In Indonesia, a replication of a Growth Mindset intervention had significant impacts on student academic performance – particularly in schools located in regions that could benefit the most. ... See More +

Brief 144356 DEC 13, 2019

Disclosed

Behavioral Insights for Tax Compliance (English)

This policy note provides evidence from World Bank field experiments that consider the social, psychological, and economic factors influencing taxpayer decision-making. ... See More +

Brief 144398 DEC 01, 2019

Dalton,Abigail Goodnow; Manning,Lauren Alyssa; Jamison,Julian C; Sen,Iman Kalyan; Karver,Jonathan George; Castaneda Nunez,Jorge Luis; Guedes,Lorena Paola; Mujica Estevez,Serrana Beatriz Disclosed

Increasing Tax Compliance in the Shadow Economy in Latvia (English)

The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Latvia collaborated with the World Bank on a holistic review of the country's tax system, an input to the design of a new, improved tax strategy. ... See More +

Brief 142342 SEP 25, 2019

Disclosed

Using Behavioral Science to Increase Recycling in Argentina (English)

The Argentinean Municipality of Trelew is an excellent example of the dual potential and challenges in moving towards a more circular economy in the developing world. ... See More +

Brief 140792 AUG 14, 2019

Disclosed

How Behavioral Science can Nudge Pregnant Women to Attend Prenatal Care in Haiti (English)

Haiti has the highest maternal and neo-natal mortality rates in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Based on current trends, Haiti is unlikely to meet the United Nations' sustainable development goals to reduce the maternal mortality ratio to less than seventy maternal deaths per 100,000 live births by 2030. ... See More +

Brief 138421 JUN 18, 2019

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How Behavioral Science can Nudge Pregnant Women to Attend Prenatal Care in Haiti (French)

Haiti has the highest maternal and neo-natal mortality rates in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Based on current trends, Haiti is unlikely to meet the United Nations' sustainable development goals to reduce the maternal mortality ratio to less than seventy maternal deaths per 100,000 live births by 2030. ... See More +

Brief 138421 JUN 17, 2019

Disclosed

Using Behavioral Insights to Increase Safer Birth Deliveries in Haiti (French)

Haiti has the highest maternal and neo-natal mortality rates in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Low rates of prenatal and postnatal care, and institutional births, contribute to high levels of maternal and neo-natal mortality rates. ... See More +

Working Paper 138418 JUN 01, 2019

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Mathurin,Tania Mindy; Afif,Zeina Disclosed

Saving Mothers' and Babies' Lives with Behavioral Science in Haiti – Infographic (French)

Brief 138855 JUN 01, 2019

Disclosed

Looking at Gender and Socio-Emotional Skills Signaling in Turkey (English)

In the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region, only one in two working-age adults has a job, and the region is experiencing more and more limited job creation to absorb the working-age population. ... See More +

Brief 136669 MAY 01, 2019

Disclosed

Changing Aspirations and Stereotypes in the Maldives (English)

Countries across the globe suffer from high rates of youth unemployment and inactivity. The Maldives are not immune. Despite efforts by the government to increase employment opportunities among young Maldivians, including the establishment of employment quotas for nationals, results have been underwhelming. ... See More +

Brief 136668 MAY 01, 2019

Disclosed

Using Behavioral Insights to Increase Safer Birth Deliveries in Haiti (English)

Haiti has the highest maternal and neo-natal mortality rates in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Low rates of prenatal and postnatal care, and institutional births, contribute to high levels of maternal and neo-natal mortality rates. ... See More +

Working Paper 138418 MAY 01, 2019

Llopis Abella,Jimena; Perge,Emilie Bernadette; Mathurin,Tania Mindy; Afif,Zeina Disclosed

Collaboration for Tax Compliance in Kosovo (English)

Tax collection is a development challenge in Kosovo, one of the poorest and youngest countries in Europe in terms of gross domestic product (GDP) per capita, demographics, and statehood. ... See More +

Brief 135069 MAR 04, 2019

Disclosed

Saving Mothers' and Babies' Lives with Behavioral Science in Haiti – Infographic (English)

Brief 138855 JAN 01, 2019

Disclosed

Behavioral Science Around the World: Profiles of 10 Countries (English)

With an increasing number of public bodies became interested in leveraging behavioral insights for improving policies and services, questions have emerged around how best to integrate this function into government operations, how projects should be selected, and what guidelines can aid public bodies in incorporating behavioral insights. ... See More +

Brief 132610 DEC 01, 2018

Afif,Zeina; Islan,William Wade; Calvo-Gonzalez,Oscar; Dalton,Abigail Goodnow Disclosed

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Using CBT Training to Improve Mental Health of SME Entrepreneurs in Pakistan (English)
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JAN 29, 2020 146039 Brief
Nudging to Safe Evacuation in Haiti (English)
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JAN 22, 2020 146038 Brief
Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (French)
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JAN 01, 2020 145070 Working Paper English
Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Response Mechanisms in Haiti (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145070 Working Paper French
Nudging to Save Lives (French)
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JAN 01, 2020 145071 Brief English
Nudging to Save Lives (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145071 Brief French
Instilling a Growth Mindset in Indonesia (English)
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DEC 13, 2019 144356 Brief
Behavioral Insights for Tax Compliance (English)
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DEC 01, 2019 144398 Brief
Increasing Tax Compliance in the Shadow Economy in Latvia (English)
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SEP 25, 2019 142342 Brief
Using Behavioral Science to Increase Recycling in Argentina (English)
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AUG 14, 2019 140792 Brief
How Behavioral Science can Nudge Pregnant Women to Attend Prenatal Care in Haiti (English)
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JUN 18, 2019 138421 Brief
How Behavioral Science can Nudge Pregnant Women to Attend Prenatal Care in Haiti (French)
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JUN 17, 2019 138421 Brief
Using Behavioral Insights to Increase Safer Birth Deliveries in Haiti (French)
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JUN 01, 2019 138418 Working Paper
Saving Mothers' and Babies' Lives with Behavioral Science in Haiti – Infographic (French)
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JUN 01, 2019 138855 Brief
Looking at Gender and Socio-Emotional Skills Signaling in Turkey (English)
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MAY 01, 2019 136669 Brief
Changing Aspirations and Stereotypes in the Maldives (English)
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MAY 01, 2019 136668 Brief
Using Behavioral Insights to Increase Safer Birth Deliveries in Haiti (English)
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MAY 01, 2019 138418 Working Paper
Collaboration for Tax Compliance in Kosovo (English)
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MAR 04, 2019 135069 Brief
Saving Mothers' and Babies' Lives with Behavioral Science in Haiti – Infographic (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 138855 Brief
Behavioral Science Around the World: Profiles of 10 Countries (English)
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DEC 01, 2018 132610 Brief