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Scaling up: a development strategy for the new millennium : Scaling up: a development strategy for the new millennium (English)

The scaling up of development policies, practices and partnerships is a strategic challenge. The upgrading of development ambition from investment operations and country strategies to global policies would extrapolate a secular trend that has propelled the development business from the pioneering phase of projects conceived as "privileged particles of development"; to the neo-classical phase of macro-economic adjustment; to the advent of environmentally and socially sustainable development and most recently to the adoption of country based comprehensive development frameworks. ... See More +

Working Paper 28723 MAY 15, 2003

Picciotto, Robert

The logic of renewal : evaluation at the World Bank (1992-2002) (English)

Modern psychology confirms that in order to adapt to the demands of a changing, sometimes hostile environment, and organisms must be able to profit from past experience. ... See More +

Working Paper 82088 SEP 25, 2002

Picciotto, Robert

Development cooperation and performance evaluation : the Monterrey challenge (English)

The United Nations Conference on Financing for Development captured a new development paradigm, and reflected a broad-based consensus about aid effectiveness. ... See More +

Working Paper 24596 MAY 23, 2002

Picciotto, Robert French

Development cooperation and performance evaluation : the Monterrey challenge : La cooperation pour le developpement et l'evaluation des performances : le defi de Monterrey (French)

The United Nations Conference on Financing for Development captured a new development paradigm, and reflected a broad-based consensus about aid effectiveness. ... See More +

Working Paper 24596 MAY 03, 2002

Picciotto, Robert English

Global public policies and programs - implications for financing and evaluation (English)

These are the proceedings from a World Bank workshop on global public policies, and programs, assembled from transcripts, and accompanying papers. ... See More +

Publication 22356 JUN 30, 2001

Gerrard, Christopher D.; Ferroni, Marco; Mody, Ashoka [editors]; Picciotto, Robert; Piercy, Jan; Malik, Khalid; Cooper, Richard N.; Kaul, Inge; Kanbur, Ravi; Reinincke, Wolfgang; Serageldin, Ismail; Newcombe, Ken; Barrett, Scott; Briscoe, John; Kremer, Michael; Jamison, Dean; Reifschneider, Francisco J.B.; Watal, Jayashree; Shands, Henry; Correa, Carlos; Goldstein, Morris; Eichengreen, Barry; Fisher,Matthew; Sandler, Todd; van Kesteren, Karel; Scriven, Michael; Leeuw, Frans; Ingram, Greg

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;

Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience (English)

The Bank's recent study of involuntary resettlement show that if countries do not have both the capacity and the commitment to handle involuntary resettlement well, they should not embark on a large dam project. ... See More +

Brief 22996 DEC 01, 2000

Picciotto, Robert; Rice Edward; Van Wicklin Warren Spanish, Portuguese, French

Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Deplacements et reinstallations involontaires : l'experience des grands barrages (French)

The Bank's recent study of involuntary resettlement show that if countries do not have both the capacity and the commitment to handle involuntary resettlement well, they should not embark on a large dam project. ... See More +

Brief 22996 DEC 01, 2000

Picciotto, Robert; Rice Edward; Van Wicklin Warren English, Spanish, Portuguese

Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Restabelecimento involuntario da populacao : a experiencia com as grandes barragens (Portuguese)

The Bank's recent study of involuntary resettlement show that if countries do not have both the capacity and the commitment to handle involuntary resettlement well, they should not embark on a large dam project. ... See More +

Brief 22996 DEC 01, 2000

Picciotto, Robert; Rice Edward; Van Wicklin Warren English, Spanish, French

Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Reasentamiento involuntario : experiencia con grandes presas (Spanish)

The Bank's recent study of involuntary resettlement show that if countries do not have both the capacity and the commitment to handle involuntary resettlement well, they should not embark on a large dam project. ... See More +

Brief 22996 FEB 29, 2000

Picciotto, Robert; Rice Edward; Van Wicklin Warren English, Portuguese, French

Public sector performance - the critical role of evaluation : selected proceedings from a World Bank Seminar (English)

The report presents selected papers, and transcripts of key proceedings from a World Bank Seminar on Evaluation Capacity Development, and its main focus is on national experiences in developing evaluation systems for public sector performance, arguing that the development assistance community, has turned to results-based management at the project, country, and global levels, thus solid institutional capacity in developing countries is required. ... See More +

Working Paper 20532 JAN 01, 1999

Mackay, Keith [editor]; Picciotto, Robert; Bairs, Mark; Shand, David; Divorski, Stan; Rist, Ray C.; Leeuw, Frans; Marcel, Mario; Barbarie, Alain; Brushett, Stephen; Wiesner, Eduardo; Gray, Cheryl; Britain, Gerald; McAllister, Elizabeth

Evaluation & development : the institutional dimension (English)

This volume includes papers that illustrate the classic Northian principle that "institution matter." They explore not only how to get the institutions "right" but also how to assess the "fit" between institutions and development challenges through evaluative techniques. ... See More +

Publication 21840 JAN 01, 1998

Picciotto, Robert; Wiesner, Eduardo [editors]

The World Bank research observer 12(2) : The World Bank research observer 12 (2) (English)

Cofinanced public extension in Nicaragua. Reconsidering agricultural extension. Globalization and inequality: past and present. The policymaking uses of multitopic household survey data: a primer. ... See More +

Publication 17527 AUG 31, 1997

Williamson, Jeffrey G.; Grosh, Margaret E.; Thobani, Mateen; Bindlish, Vishva; Evenson, Robert E.; Umali-Deininger, Dina; Keynan, Gabriel; Olin, Manuel; Dinar, Ariel; Picciotto,Robert; Anderson, Jock R.

What is education worth? From production function to institutional capital (English)

The paper challenges the production function model of educational evaluation and proposes a new paradigm reflecting the lessons of experience and enriched by the new institutional economics. ... See More +

Human Capital Working Paper 16130 NOV 30, 1996

Picciotto, Robert

Putting institutional economics to work : from participation to governance (English)

This paper explores the intersection between institutional economics and development practice. Intent on shaping development policy and overcoming implementation dilemmas, development decision makers need new and useful ideas about institutions at project, country, and global levels. ... See More +

Publication WDP304 SEP 30, 1995

Picciotto, Robert

Management and innovation issue 3 (October 1994) : Management and innovation issue 3 (English)

Quality management - one operations division's approach, by Krishna Challa. Enhancing the strategic dialogue : an approach to joint stocktaking and enriching bank/government partnerships, by Katherine Marshall. ... See More +

Newsletter 37426 OCT 01, 1994

Marshall, Katherine; Challa, Krishna; Davis, Gloria.; Golan, Amnon; Picciotto, Robert

Participatory development : myths and dilemmas (English)

The recent evolution of development thinking has highlighted popular involvement in decision making. Yet policy gridlock and stop-and-go implementation have been associated with excessive responsiveness to interest groups. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS930 JUL 31, 1992

Picciotto, Robert

Trade, aid, and policy reform (English)

The themes for this year's Symposium on Trade, Aid, and Policy Reform, reflect the importance of the international environment, and the need for global integration of policy for agricultural development. ... See More +

Publication 23930 SEP 30, 1988

Roberts, Colleen [editor]; Schuh, G.E.; Siebeck, Wofgang E; Bravderman, Avishay; Tangerman, Stefan; Vidali, Carlos; Qureshi, Moeen; Hayward, John; Lafourcade, Olivier; Frederiksen, Harold; Perry,C.; Barghouti, S.; Picciotto, Robert; Cleaver, Kevin; Greene, David; Spears, John; Lele, Uma; Chase, Robert; Pinstrup-Andersen, Per

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Scaling up: a development strategy for the new millennium : Scaling up: a development strategy for the new millennium (English)
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MAY 15, 2003 28723 Working Paper
The logic of renewal : evaluation at the World Bank (1992-2002) (English)
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SEP 25, 2002 82088 Working Paper
Development cooperation and performance evaluation : the Monterrey challenge (English)
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MAY 23, 2002 24596 Working Paper French
Development cooperation and performance evaluation : the Monterrey challenge : La cooperation pour le developpement et l'evaluation des performances : le defi de Monterrey (French)
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MAY 03, 2002 24596 Working Paper English
Global public policies and programs - implications for financing and evaluation (English)
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JUN 30, 2001 22356 Publication
Evaluation and poverty reduction (English)
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JAN 01, 2001 43623 Publication
Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience (English)
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DEC 01, 2000 22996 Brief Spanish, Portuguese, French
Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Deplacements et reinstallations involontaires : l'experience des grands barrages (French)
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DEC 01, 2000 22996 Brief English, Spanish, Portuguese
Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Restabelecimento involuntario da populacao : a experiencia com as grandes barragens (Portuguese)
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DEC 01, 2000 22996 Brief English, Spanish, French
Involuntary resettlement : the large dam experience : Reasentamiento involuntario : experiencia con grandes presas (Spanish)
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FEB 29, 2000 22996 Brief English, Portuguese, French
Public sector performance - the critical role of evaluation : selected proceedings from a World Bank Seminar (English)
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JAN 01, 1999 20532 Working Paper
Evaluation & development : the institutional dimension (English)
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JAN 01, 1998 21840 Publication
The World Bank research observer 12(2) : The World Bank research observer 12 (2) (English)
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AUG 31, 1997 17527 Publication
What is education worth? From production function to institutional capital (English)
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NOV 30, 1996 16130 Human Capital Working Paper
Putting institutional economics to work : from participation to governance (English)
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SEP 30, 1995 WDP304 Publication
Management and innovation issue 3 (October 1994) : Management and innovation issue 3 (English)
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OCT 01, 1994 37426 Newsletter
Participatory development : myths and dilemmas (English)
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JUL 31, 1992 WPS930 Policy Research Working Paper
Trade, aid, and policy reform (English)
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SEP 30, 1988 23930 Publication