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Philippines Mindanao jobs report : a strategy for Mindanao regional development (English)

This report adds value because its inclusive approach of engaging with a broad-based group of stakeholders at the time of both analysis and engagement has served a means of building support for needed reforms. ... See More +

Working Paper 117354 JUN 27, 2017

Hansl,Birgit Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments (December 2016) (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: the World Bank upgraded the Philippines growth projection for 2016 from 6.4 percent to 6.8 percent, and for 2017 from 6.2 percent to 6.9 percent, given higher-than-expected third quarter growth and improved outlook assumptions; in October, manufacturing activities continued to expand, pushing utilization levels near full capacity; remittances remain a key growth driver as both personal and cash remittances reached their highest levels so far; prospect of an interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve resulted in losses in the local stock index and contributed to a weakening peso; inflation inched up further in November driven by increasing food and utility prices; the banking system continues its expansion through strong credit growth, and Philippine banks received a stable outlook rating from fitch ratings on December 8; the fiscal balance weakened in January-October as expenditure growth continued to outstrip revenue growth. ... See More +

Newsletter 111049 DEC 01, 2016

Hansl,Birgit; Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments (November 2016) (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: the World Bank Philippines’ growth outlook is positive with upside risks; in September, manufacturing activities continued to expand with several sectors working close to full capacity; the banking system shows ample liquidity and strong credit growth; October headline inflation was steady while food inflation inched up further impacted by adverse weather conditions; the national government deficit widened in January-September as expenditure growth outpaced revenue growth; and poverty fell significantly in 2015, as improved employment outcomes, incomes, and social welfare programs lifted 1.8 million Filipinos out of poverty since 2012. ... See More +

Newsletter 110260 NOV 01, 2016

Hansl,Birgit; Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Developing islamic finance in the Philippines (English)

This report was prepared as part of the World Bank engagement in the Philippines to support Islamic Finance and Financial Inclusion. It provides an overview on the context for the development of Islamic finance in the Philippines and is accompanied by two focused reports providing further detail and suggestions on enhancing financial inclusion in the Philippines through Islamic microfinance and assessment of the status of financial inclusion in Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)and the proposed Bangsamoro territory. ... See More +

Working Paper 106382 JUN 09, 2016

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Enhancing financial capability and inclusion in the Philippines (Vol. 2) : national survey – summary of results (English)

In response to a request from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and as part of a broader engagement on enhancing financial consumer protection and financial education in the Philippines, the World Bank has implemented a financial capability survey. ... See More +

Working Paper 99636 JUL 01, 2015

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Enhancing financial capability and inclusion in the Philippines : a demand-side assessment (English)

In response to a request from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and as part of a broader engagement on enhancing financial consumer protection and financial education in the Philippines, the World Bank has implemented a financial capability survey. ... See More +

Working Paper 99636 JUN 01, 2015

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Philippine development report : creating more and better jobs (English)

Accelerating inclusive growth - the type that creates more and better jobs and reduces poverty - is a key challenge for the Philippines. Instead of rising agricultural productivity paving the way for the development of a vibrant labor-intensive manufacturing sector and subsequently of a high-skill services sector, the converse has taken place in the Philippines. ... See More +

Development Policy Review (DPR) ACS5842 SEP 01, 2013

Chua, Karl Kendrick; Mylenko, Nataliya; Chaudhury, Nazmul; Figueroa-Geron, Carolina; Hayakawa, Motoky; Enerva, Moira Disclosed

Global survey on consumer protection and financial literacy (Vol. 2) : Results brief : regulatory practices in 114 economies (English)

This report summarizes the results of the Global Survey on Consumer Protection and Financial Literacy conducted by the World Bank in 2013. The survey assessed the global status of financial consumer protection regulation and oversight frameworks in line with the G20 Principles and World Bank Good Practices. ... See More +

Working Paper 88773 JAN 01, 2013

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Global survey on consumer protection and financial literacy : Oversight frameworks and practices in 114 economies - full report (English)

This report summarizes the results of the Global Survey on Consumer Protection and Financial Literacy conducted by the World Bank in 2013. The survey assessed the global status of financial consumer protection regulation and oversight frameworks in line with the G20 Principles and World Bank Good Practices. ... See More +

Working Paper 88773 JAN 01, 2013

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Small and medium enterprises : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, there has been an increased interest in the role of small and medium enterprises in job creation and economic growth. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5538 JAN 01, 2011

Ardic, Oya Pinar; Mylenko, Nataliya; Saltane, Valentina Disclosed

Consumer protection laws and regulations in deposit and loan services : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)

Consumer protection and financial literacy can contribute to improved efficiency, transparency, competition, and access in retail financial markets by reducing information asymmetries and power imbalances between providers and users of financial services. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5536 JAN 01, 2011

Ardic, Oya Pinar; Ibrahim, Joyce A.; Mylenko, Nataliya Disclosed

Access to financial services and the financial inclusion agenda around the world : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)

Recent empirical evidence highlights that access to basic financial services can make a substantial positive difference in improving poor people's lives. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5537 JAN 01, 2011

Ardic, Oya Pinar; Heimann, Maximilien; Mylenko, Nataliya Disclosed

Measuring financial access around the world (English)

This paper introduces a new set of financial access indicators for 139 countries across the globe and describes the results of a preliminary analysis of this data set. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5253 MAR 01, 2010

Kendall, Jake; Mylenko, Nataliya; Ponce, Alejandro Disclosed

Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis : Financial access 2010 : la situation de l'inclusion financiere a travers la crise (French)

Financial Access 2010 is the second in a series of annual reports by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) and the World Bank Group to monitor statistics for financial access around the world and to inform the policy debate. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 63332 JAN 01, 2010

Mylenko,Nataliya Spanish, English Disclosed

Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis : Financial access 2010 : la inclusion financiera durante la crisis-estado de situacion (Spanish)

Financial Access 2010 is the second in a series of annual reports by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) and the World Bank Group to monitor statistics for financial access around the world and to inform the policy debate. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 63332 JAN 01, 2010

Mylenko,Nataliya French, English Disclosed

Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis (English)

Financial Access 2010 is the second in a series of annual reports by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) and the World Bank Group to monitor statistics for financial access around the world and to inform the policy debate. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 63332 JAN 01, 2010

Mylenko,Nataliya Spanish, French Disclosed

Financial access 2009 : measuring access to financial services around the world (English)

Financial Access 2009 introduces the latest data from a survey of financial regulators in 139 countries. It presents indicators of access to savings, credit, and payment services in banks, and in regulated nonbank financial institutions. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 70079 JAN 01, 2009

Mylenko,Nataliya Disclosed

Financial infrastructure : building access through transparent and stable financial systems (English)

The report, financial infrastructure, building access through transparent and stable financial systems draws largely on the Bank Group's efforts in the following key areas: payment and securities settlement systems, remittances, credit reporting, and secured transactions and collateral registries. ... See More +

Working Paper 51757 JAN 01, 2009

Miller, Margaret; Mylenko, Nataliya; Sankaranarayanan, Shalini; Disclosed

Supporting the development of private credit information bureaus (English)

Data gathered during the past four years in Mexico, Colombia and Brazil suggests that in these countries somewhere between 65 and 85 percent of urban households do not hold any kind of deposit account in any formal financial institution. ... See More +

Newsletter 38939 APR 01, 2005

Mylenko, Nataliya; Stein, Peer; Stoppani, Stefano; Madeddu, Oscar Disclosed

Improving credit information, bank regulation, and supervision : on the role and design of public credit registries (English)

The authors analyze how data in public credit registries can be used both to strengthen bank supervision and to improve the quality of credit analysis by financial institutions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3443 NOV 01, 2004

Powell, Andrew; Mylenko, Nataliya; Miller, Margaret; Majnoni, Giovanni

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Philippines Mindanao jobs report : a strategy for Mindanao regional development (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 117354 Working Paper
Philippines monthly economic developments (December 2016) (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 111049 Newsletter
Philippines monthly economic developments (November 2016) (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 110260 Newsletter
Developing islamic finance in the Philippines (English)
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JUN 09, 2016 106382 Working Paper
Enhancing financial capability and inclusion in the Philippines (Vol. 2) : national survey – summary of results (English)
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JUL 01, 2015 99636 Working Paper
Enhancing financial capability and inclusion in the Philippines : a demand-side assessment (English)
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JUN 01, 2015 99636 Working Paper
Philippine development report : creating more and better jobs (English)
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SEP 01, 2013 ACS5842 Development Policy Review (DPR)
Global survey on consumer protection and financial literacy (Vol. 2) : Results brief : regulatory practices in 114 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 88773 Working Paper
Global survey on consumer protection and financial literacy : Oversight frameworks and practices in 114 economies - full report (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2013 88773 Working Paper
Small and medium enterprises : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 WPS5538 Policy Research Working Paper
Consumer protection laws and regulations in deposit and loan services : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2011 WPS5536 Policy Research Working Paper
Access to financial services and the financial inclusion agenda around the world : a cross-country analysis with a new data set (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2011 WPS5537 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring financial access around the world (English)
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MAR 01, 2010 WPS5253 Policy Research Working Paper
Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis : Financial access 2010 : la situation de l'inclusion financiere a travers la crise (French)
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JAN 01, 2010 63332 Other Financial Sector Study Spanish, English
Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis : Financial access 2010 : la inclusion financiera durante la crisis-estado de situacion (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2010 63332 Other Financial Sector Study French, English
Financial access 2010 : the state of financial inclusion through the crisis (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 63332 Other Financial Sector Study Spanish, French
Financial access 2009 : measuring access to financial services around the world (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2009 70079 Other Financial Sector Study
Financial infrastructure : building access through transparent and stable financial systems (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2009 51757 Working Paper
Supporting the development of private credit information bureaus (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2005 38939 Newsletter
Improving credit information, bank regulation, and supervision : on the role and design of public credit registries (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2004 WPS3443 Policy Research Working Paper