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Western Balkans - Demand for skills in Albania : an analysis of the skills towards employment and productivity survey (English)

Working Paper AUS0000220 JUN 18, 2018

Miyamoto,Koji; Johansson De Silva,Sara; Kupets,Olga; Honorati,Maddalena; Inoue,Keiko; Kelmendi,Flora; Santillana Farakos, Ana María; Valerio, Alexandra Disclosed

Measuring the effectiveness of social protection : concepts and applications (English)

This book provides users an understanding of key social protection concepts and measurement metrics and introduces them to the ADePT SP software, which is used to conduct social protection performance analysis. ... See More +

Publication 127321 JUN 13, 2018

Yemtsov,Ruslan G.; Honorati,Maddalena; Evans,Brooks Fox; Sajaia,Zurab; Lokshin,Michael M. Disclosed

Job dynamics in Albania : a note profiling Albania's labor market (English)

This note provides a brief, updated analysis of jobs dynamics in Albania, providing insights into where constraints to improving jobs outcomes remain and opportunities for addressing such challenges. ... See More +

Working Paper 127217 MAY 01, 2018

Johansson De Silva,Sara; Kupets,Olga; Honorati,Maddalena; Berger,Sara Disclosed

The Albania national employment service functional review : an overview (English)

Albania’s labor markets improved between 2014 and 2016 where more people than before found jobs and unemployment rates fell. However, many challenges remain to channel the jobless into jobs. ... See More +

Working Paper 127218 MAY 01, 2018

Honorati,Maddalena; n de Silva,Sara Johansso Disclosed

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (ISDS) - Promoting Social Inclusion and Self-Reliant Livelihood Activities in Armenia - P165314 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC23116 APR 12, 2018

Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

Project Information Document (PID) - Promoting Social Inclusion and Self-Reliant Livelihood Activities in Armenia - P165314 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC129692 APR 12, 2018

Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Social Assistance Modernization Project - P122233 - Sequence No : 10 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR31077 JAN 12, 2018

Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice (English)

This study presents results from a randomized evaluation of two labor market interventions targeted to young women aged 18 to 19 years in three of Nairobi's poorest neighborhoods. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7977 FEB 16, 2017

Brudevold-Newman,Andrew Peter; Honorati,Maddalena; Jakiela,Pamela; Ozier,Owen Disclosed

Ghana - Social protection assessment and public expenditure review (English)

For most of the last two decades, Ghana’s economy has been on a high growth path, which has been accompanied by significant reduction in poverty. ... See More +

Public Expenditure Review 114004 NOV 26, 2016

Marques, Jose Silverio; Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

Expanding job opportunities in Ghana (English)

Ghana was, until very recently, a success story in Africa, achieving high and sustained growth and impressive poverty reduction. However, Ghana is now facing major challenges in diversifying its economy, sustaining growth, and making it more inclusive. ... See More +

Publication 109384 OCT 20, 2016

Honorati,Maddalena; Johansson De Silva,Sara Disclosed

Deepening without broadening ? jobs in Ghana's private sector (English)

Creating productive jobs is one of the greatest challenges in Ghana. This paper looks at job creation and its relationship with firm productivity and the quality of jobs among registered firms in the Ghanaian private sector, based on the 2013 World Bank Enterprise Survey. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7835 SEP 27, 2016

Francis,David C.; Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

Harnessing youth potential in Ghana : a policy note (English)

This policy note provides a view of the main challenges facing Ghana youth and proposes policy options to address them. The note: (i) highlights youth key characteristics from the perspective of their skills and jobs and the constraints they face, (ii) describes the institutional set up and strategy governing youth employment interventions in Ghana and what is known about existing initiatives in Ghana, and (iii) proposes policy avenues going forward and the particular role the government can play. ... See More +

Working Paper 106877 JUN 01, 2016

Honorati,Maddalena; Johansson De Silva,Sara Disclosed

The impact of private sector internship and training on urban youth in Kenya (English)

This study uses a randomized experiment to evaluate the impacts of the training and internship program piloted in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu counties by the Kenya Private Sector Alliance and the Government of Kenya with support from the World Bank’s Kenya Youth Empowerment Project. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7404 AUG 27, 2015

Honorati,Maddalena Disclosed

The state of social safety nets 2015 (English)

Over the last decade, a policy revolution has been underway in the developing and emerging world. Country after country is systematically providing non-contributory transfers to poor and vulnerable people, in order to protect them against economic shocks and to enable them to invest in themselves and their children. ... See More +

Publication 97882 JUN 29, 2015

Honorati,Maddalena; Gentilini,Ugo; Yemtsov,Ruslan G. Disclosed

The state of social safety nets 2014 (English)

This publication begins a series that will monitor and report on social safety nets in developing countries. This first report in the series provides key social safety nets statistics and explains trends using information from 146 countries, including detailed household survey data from 69 countries in the World Bank's Atlas of Social Protection: Indicators of Resilience and Equity (ASPIRE) database. ... See More +

Working Paper 87984 MAY 13, 2014

Gentilini, Ugo; Honorati, Maddalena; Yemtsov, Ruslan Disclosed

The nuts and bolts of designing and implementing training programs in developing countries (English)

Training programs mainly address market failures related to lack of skills (technical, cognitive, non-cognitive). This paper conducts a comprehensive review of training programs effectiveness in developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 78980 JUN 01, 2013

Honorati, Maddalena; McArdle, Thomas P Disclosed

Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries : a meta regression analysis (English)

This paper provides a synthetic and systematic review on the effectiveness of various entrepreneurship programs in developing countries. It adopts a meta-regression analysis using 37 impact evaluation studies that were in the public domain by March 2012, and draws out several lessons on the design of the programs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6402 APR 01, 2013

Cho, Yoonyoung; Honorati, Maddalena Disclosed

Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries : a meta regression analysis (English)

Fostering entrepreneurship is widely perceived to be a critical policy agenda to expand employment and earning opportunities and to reduce poverty. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 77168 APR 01, 2013

Cho, Yoonyoung; Honorati, Maddalena Disclosed

Improving access to jobs and earnings opportunities : the role of activation and graduation policies in developing countries (English)

Throughout the developing world there is a growing demand for advice on the design of policies to facilitate access of the most vulnerable individuals to jobs, while reducing their dependency from public income support schemes. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 67610 MAR 01, 2012

Almeida, Rita; Arbelaez, Juliana; Honorati, Maddalena; Kuddo, Arvo; Lohmann, Tanja; Ovadiya, Mirey; Pop, Lucian; Puerta, Maria Laura Sanchez; Weber, Michael Disclosed

Results-based lending approaches in social protection and labor : World Bank experiences (English)

This note reviews recent World Bank experience with projects using results-based lending in Social Protection and Labor (SP&L) in preparation for stepped-up engagement under the proposed Program-for-Results (P4R). ... See More +

Brief 68513 OCT 01, 2011

Honorati, Maddalena; Rawlings, Laura; Domelen, Julie Van Disclosed

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Western Balkans - Demand for skills in Albania : an analysis of the skills towards employment and productivity survey (English)
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JUN 18, 2018 AUS0000220 Working Paper
Measuring the effectiveness of social protection : concepts and applications (English)
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JUN 13, 2018 127321 Publication
Job dynamics in Albania : a note profiling Albania's labor market (English)
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MAY 01, 2018 127217 Working Paper
The Albania national employment service functional review : an overview (English)
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MAY 01, 2018 127218 Working Paper
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (ISDS) - Promoting Social Inclusion and Self-Reliant Livelihood Activities in Armenia - P165314 (English)
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APR 12, 2018 ISDSC23116 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Project Information Document (PID) - Promoting Social Inclusion and Self-Reliant Livelihood Activities in Armenia - P165314 (English)
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APR 12, 2018 PIDC129692 Project Information Document
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Social Assistance Modernization Project - P122233 - Sequence No : 10 (English)
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JAN 12, 2018 ISR31077 Implementation Status and Results Report
A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice (English)
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FEB 16, 2017 WPS7977 Policy Research Working Paper
Ghana - Social protection assessment and public expenditure review (English)
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NOV 26, 2016 114004 Public Expenditure Review
Expanding job opportunities in Ghana (English)
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OCT 20, 2016 109384 Publication
Deepening without broadening ? jobs in Ghana's private sector (English)
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SEP 27, 2016 WPS7835 Policy Research Working Paper
Harnessing youth potential in Ghana : a policy note (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 106877 Working Paper
The impact of private sector internship and training on urban youth in Kenya (English)
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AUG 27, 2015 WPS7404 Policy Research Working Paper
The state of social safety nets 2015 (English)
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JUN 29, 2015 97882 Publication
The state of social safety nets 2014 (English)
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MAY 13, 2014 87984 Working Paper
The nuts and bolts of designing and implementing training programs in developing countries (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 78980 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries : a meta regression analysis (English)
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APR 01, 2013 WPS6402 Policy Research Working Paper
Entrepreneurship programs in developing countries : a meta regression analysis (English)
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APR 01, 2013 77168 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Improving access to jobs and earnings opportunities : the role of activation and graduation policies in developing countries (English)
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MAR 01, 2012 67610 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Results-based lending approaches in social protection and labor : World Bank experiences (English)
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OCT 01, 2011 68513 Brief