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Cambodia - World Bank country-level engagement on governance and anticorruption (English)

Cambodia is one of the world's most open economies, sustaining high levels of growth in an environment of relatively weak governance. Emerging from a legacy of genocide and civil conflict, the country has sought to address human and social capital deficits across sectors, weaknesses in public finance, and corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 66766 DEC 01, 2011

Girishankar, Navin; DeGroot, David; Desai, Raj; Stout, Susan; Wescott, Clay

World Bank country-level engagement on governance and anticorruotion : an evaluation of the 2007 strategy and implementation plan (English)

Well-governed countries is better able to formulate growth-enhancing policies, deliver essential services to the poor, and regulate financial and product markets. ... See More +

Publication 79489 JAN 01, 2011

Girishankar, Navin

Innovating development finance - from financing sources to financial solutions (English)

As early as 2000, development partners embarked on a decade-long search for "innovative" or alternative sources of Official Development Assistance to help finance achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5111 NOV 01, 2009

Girishankar, Navin

Innovating development finance : from financing sources to financial solutions (English)

As early as 2000, development partners embarked on a decade-long search for 'innovative' or alternative sources of official development assistance to help finance achievement of the millennium development goals. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 49369 JUN 01, 2009

Girishankar, Navin;

Measuring intergovernmental fiscal performance in South Africa : issues in municipal grant monitoring (English)

This paper discusses the notion that the design of monitoring systems in decentralized settings is inextricably linked to the design of intergovernmental fiscal instruments. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 38703 MAY 01, 2006

Girishankar, Navin; DeGroot, David; Pillay, T.V.

A sourcebook for Poverty Reduction Strategies (Vol. 1 of 2) : Core techniques and cross-cutting issues (English)

This sourcebook was written to assist low-income countries with the development and strengthening of their poverty reduction strategies. This book has been designed as a resource for analysis and discourse on poverty reduction policies and programs at the country level. ... See More +

Publication 29800 JAN 01, 2002

Klugman, Jeni [editor]; Coudouel, Aline; Hentschel, Jesko S.; Wodon, Quentin T.; Yitzaki, Shlomo; Prennushi, Giovanna; Rubio, Gloria; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Christiaensen, Luc; Scott, Christopher; Achikbache, Bahjat; Belkindas, Misha; Dinc, Mustafa; Eele, Graham; Swanson, Eric; Fozzard, Adrian; Holmes, Malcolm; Withers, Kate
; Tikare, Seema; Youssef, Deborah; Donnelly-Roark, Paula; Shah, Parmesh; Girishankar, Navin; Hammergren, Linn; Knack, Stephen; Levy, Brian; Litvack, Jennie; Manning, Nicholas; Messick, Richard; Rinne, Jeffrey; Sutch, Helen; Dongier, Philippe; Domelen, Julie Van; Ostrom, Elinor; Rizvi, Andrea; Wakeman, Wendy; Bebbington, Anthony; Alkire, Sabina; Esmail, Talib; Polski, Margaret; Bamberger, Michael; Blackden, Mark; Fort, Lucia; Manoukian, Violeta; Bojö, Jan; Bucknall, Julia; Hamilton, Kirk; Kishor, Nalin; Kraus, Christiane; Pillai, Poonam; Mozammel, Masud; Zatlokal, Barbara; Ames, Brian; Brown, Ward; Devarajan, Shanta; Izquierdo, Alejandro; Hoekman, Bernard; Michalopoulos, Constantine; Schiff, Maurice; Tarr, David; Cord, Louise; Baharoglu, Deniz; Kessides, Christine; Ezemenari, Kene; Grosh, Margaret; Sherburne-Benz, Lynn; Claeson, Mariam; Griffin, Charles C.; Johnston, Timothy A.; McLachlan, Mildred; Soucat, Agnes L. B.; Wagstaff, Adam; Yazbeck, Abdo S.; Aoki, Aya; Bruns, Barbara; Drabble, Michael; Marope, Mmantsetsa; Mingat, Alain; Moock, Peter; Murphy, Patrick; Paci, Pierella; Patrinos, Harry; Tan, Jee-Peng; Thomas, Christopher; Winter, Carolyn; Yang, Hongyu; Lamech, Ranjit; O'Sullivan, Kyran; Gannon, Colin; Gwilliam, Kenneth; Liu, Zhi; Malmberg-Calvo, Christina; Bosch, Christophe; Hommann, Kirsten; Sadoff, Claudia; Travers, Lee; Kenny, Charles; Navas-Sabater, Juan

A sourcebook for Poverty Reduction Strategies (Vol. 2 of 2) : Macroeconomic and sectoral approaches (English)

This sourcebook was written to assist low-income countries with the development and strengthening of their poverty reduction strategies. This book has been designed as a resource for analysis and discourse on poverty reduction policies and programs at the country level. ... See More +

Publication 29800 JAN 01, 2002

Klugman, Jeni [editor]; Coudouel, Aline; Hentschel, Jesko S.; Wodon, Quentin T.; Yitzaki, Shlomo; Prennushi, Giovanna; Rubio, Gloria; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Christiaensen, Luc; Scott, Christopher; Achikbache, Bahjat; Belkindas, Misha; Dinc, Mustafa; Eele, Graham; Swanson, Eric; Fozzard, Adrian; Holmes, Malcolm; Withers, Kate
; Tikare, Seema; Youssef, Deborah; Donnelly-Roark, Paula; Shah, Parmesh; Girishankar, Navin; Hammergren, Linn; Knack, Stephen; Levy, Brian; Litvack, Jennie; Manning, Nicholas; Messick, Richard; Rinne, Jeffrey; Sutch, Helen; Dongier, Philippe; Domelen, Julie Van; Ostrom, Elinor; Rizvi, Andrea; Wakeman, Wendy; Bebbington, Anthony; Alkire, Sabina; Esmail, Talib; Polski, Margaret; Bamberger, Michael; Blackden, Mark; Fort, Lucia; Manoukian, Violeta; Bojö, Jan; Bucknall, Julia; Hamilton, Kirk; Kishor, Nalin; Kraus, Christiane; Pillai, Poonam; Mozammel, Masud; Zatlokal, Barbara; Ames, Brian; Brown, Ward; Devarajan, Shanta; Izquierdo, Alejandro; Hoekman, Bernard; Michalopoulos, Constantine; Schiff, Maurice; Tarr, David; Cord, Louise; Baharoglu, Deniz; Kessides, Christine; Ezemenari, Kene; Grosh, Margaret; Sherburne-Benz, Lynn; Claeson, Mariam; Griffin, Charles C.; Johnston, Timothy A.; McLachlan, Mildred; Soucat, Agnes L. B.; Wagstaff, Adam; Yazbeck, Abdo S.; Aoki, Aya; Bruns, Barbara; Drabble, Michael; Marope, Mmantsetsa; Mingat, Alain; Moock, Peter; Murphy, Patrick; Paci, Pierella; Patrinos, Harry; Tan, Jee-Peng; Thomas, Christopher; Winter, Carolyn; Yang, Hongyu; Lamech, Ranjit; O'Sullivan, Kyran; Gannon, Colin; Gwilliam, Kenneth; Liu, Zhi; Malmberg-Calvo, Christina; Bosch, Christophe; Hommann, Kirsten; Sadoff, Claudia; Travers, Lee; Kenny, Charles; Navas-Sabater, Juan

Handling hierarchy in decentralized settings : governance underpinnings of school performance in Tikur Inchini, West Shewa Zone, Oromia region (English)

The report is based on the findings of a pilot team, who in searching for a better understanding of the evolving decentralization process in Ethiopia, collected quantitative, and perception data on the governance underpinnings of primary schooling, specifically, the design of institutional arrangements governing resource allocation, and program implementation, while, based on survey data, the pilot also identified options for institutional reform. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 22891 SEP 30, 2001

Girishankar, Navin; Alemayehu, Abebaw; Ahmad, Yusuf

Evaluating public sector reform : guidelines for assessing country-level impact of structural reform and capacity building in the public sector (English)

This paper highlights critical problems of scaling up, aggregation, and attribution that complicate country-level evaluations of Institutional Development (ID) impact. ... See More +

Working Paper 27934 SEP 30, 2001

Girishankar, Navin

Evaluation and poverty reduction (English)

Foreword by James D. Wolfensohn. Welcome addresses by Jan Piercy, and Elizabeth McAllister. Synthesis and overview by Osvaldo Feinstein, and Detlev Puetz. ... See More +

Publication 43623 JAN 01, 2001

Mensah, Moise; Dabelstein, Niels; Ezemenari, Kene; Rudqvist, Anders; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Cook, Thomas; Heckman, James; Marchant, Timothy; Gavian, Sarah;; Eriksson, John; Weiss, Carol H.; Jackson, Edward T.; Stame, Nicoletta; Sartorius, Rolf; Marsden, David; Thorbecke, Erik; Gerster, Richard; Shepherd, Andrew;; Wolfensohn, James D.; Piercy, Jan; McAllister, Elizabeth; Feinstein, Osvaldo; Puetz, Detlev; Dasgupta, Partha; Stiglitz, Joseph; Thomas, Vinod; Evans, Alison;; Legovini, Arianna; Gaiha, Raghav; Stout, Susan; Goodman, Margaret; Stewart, Frances; Haddad, Lawrence; Kaufmann, Daniel; Shah, Anwar; Titsworth, Jack;; Braun, Joachim von; Lustig, Nora; Picciotto, Robert;; Damiani, Octavio; Cohen, Monique; Malhotra, Mohini; Braun, Joachim von; Bishay, Mona; Malik, Sohail J.; Tendler, Judith; Carvalho, Soniya; Lustig, Nora;; Girishankar, Navin; Zaki, El Sayed; Ahrned, Salehuddin; Rafi, Mohammad; Fiszbein, Ariel; Figueroa, Adolfo; Fernandes, Aloysius; Stewart, Frances; Kanbur, Ravi;

Reforming institutions for service delivery : a framework for development assistance with an application to the health, nutrition, and population portfolio (English)

World Development Report 1997: The State in a Changing World (report no. 17300) argued that institutions-the rules of the game that govern production and exchange-shape a country's prospects for sustained market-led growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2039 JAN 31, 1999

Girishankar, Navin

Strategic management for government agencies - an institutional approach for developing and transition economies (English)

The paper argues that strategic change in government agencies is a process by which line managers continually seek to align core strategy, internal organizational design, and external environment. ... See More +

Publication WDP386 MAY 31, 1998

Girishankar, Navin; De Silva, Migara

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Cambodia - World Bank country-level engagement on governance and anticorruption (English)
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DEC 01, 2011 66766 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
World Bank country-level engagement on governance and anticorruotion : an evaluation of the 2007 strategy and implementation plan (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 79489 Publication
Innovating development finance - from financing sources to financial solutions (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 WPS5111 Policy Research Working Paper
Innovating development finance : from financing sources to financial solutions (English)
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JUN 01, 2009 49369 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Measuring intergovernmental fiscal performance in South Africa : issues in municipal grant monitoring (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2006 38703 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
A sourcebook for Poverty Reduction Strategies (Vol. 1 of 2) : Core techniques and cross-cutting issues (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2002 29800 Publication
A sourcebook for Poverty Reduction Strategies (Vol. 2 of 2) : Macroeconomic and sectoral approaches (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2002 29800 Publication
Handling hierarchy in decentralized settings : governance underpinnings of school performance in Tikur Inchini, West Shewa Zone, Oromia region (English)
See More +
SEP 30, 2001 22891 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Evaluating public sector reform : guidelines for assessing country-level impact of structural reform and capacity building in the public sector (English)
See More +
SEP 30, 2001 27934 Working Paper
Evaluation and poverty reduction (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2001 43623 Publication
Reforming institutions for service delivery : a framework for development assistance with an application to the health, nutrition, and population portfolio (English)
See More +
JAN 31, 1999 WPS2039 Policy Research Working Paper
Strategic management for government agencies - an institutional approach for developing and transition economies (English)
See More +
MAY 31, 1998 WDP386 Publication