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Improving payment mechanisms in cash-based safety net programs (English)

Cash transfers have proliferated in the past decade as key policy instruments to tackle vulnerability and inequality. Payment mechanisms (PMs), the backbone of cash transfers, are the channels through which cash travels from the funding source to the hands of beneficiaries. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 84081 AUG 01, 2013

del Ninno, Carlo; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Kjellgren, Annika; Quintana, Rodrigo Disclosed

Public works as a safety net : design, evidence, and implementation (English)

From the Victorian poor laws in nineteenth century Britain to the post-war recovery of the 1940s, public works programs have historically played an important role as countercyclical interventions to address seasonal and short-term unemployment. ... See More +

Publication 73824 NOV 20, 2012

Andrews,Colin; Del Ninno,Carlo; Rodriguez Alas,Claudia P; Subbarao,Kalanidhi Disclosed

The design and implementation of public works programs : a toolkit for practitioners (English)

The objective of this toolkit is to provide guidance to policy makers and practitioners on 'how to' aspects in designing and implementing public works programs. ... See More +

Working Paper 74233 APR 01, 2010

Andrews,Colin; Del Ninno,Carlo; Rodriguez Alas,Claudia P; Subbarao,Kalanidhi French Disclosed

The design and implementation of public works programs : a toolkit for practitioners : La conception et l’exécution de programmes de travaux publics : une boîte à outils destinée aux praticiens (French)

The objective of this toolkit is to provide guidance to policy makers and practitioners on 'how to' aspects in designing and implementing public works programs. ... See More +

Working Paper 74233 APR 01, 2010

Andrews,Colin; Del Ninno,Carlo; Rodriguez Alas,Claudia P; Subbarao,Kalanidhi English Disclosed

The crisis hits home : stress-testing households in Europe and Central Asia (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)

The Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region has been hit by a crisis on multiple fronts. Countries in ECA are facing major, interrelated, external macro-financial shocks. ... See More +

Publication 52277 JAN 01, 2010

Gueorguieva,Anna; Levin,Victoria; Subbarao,Kalanidhi; Sugawara,Naotaka; Sulla,Victor; Taylor,Ashley D.; Tiongson,Erwin H. R. Disclosed

The crisis hits home : stress-testing households in Europe and Central Asia (English)

The Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region has been hit by a crisis on multiple fronts. Countries in ECA are facing major, interrelated, external macro-financial shocks. ... See More +

Publication 52277 DEC 02, 2009

Gueorguieva,Anna; Levin,Victoria; Subbarao,Kalanidhi; Sugawara,Naotaka; Sulla,Victor; Taylor,Ashley D.; Tiongson,Erwin H. R. Disclosed

How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)

Public work programs (PWPs) have been an important safety nets instrument used in diverse country circumstances at different points in time in both middle income and low income countries. ... See More +

Brief 56751 SEP 01, 2009

Del Ninno, Carlo; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Milazzo, Annamaria Spanish Disclosed

How to make public works work : a review of the experiences : Como hacer que los programas publicos de empleo funcionen : analisis de experiencias (Spanish)

Public work programs (PWPs) have been an important safety nets instrument used in diverse country circumstances at different points in time in both middle income and low income countries. ... See More +

Brief 56751 SEP 01, 2009

Del Ninno, Carlo; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Milazzo, Annamaria English Disclosed

How to make public works work : a review of the experiences : Como hacer que los programas publicos de empleo funcionen : analisis de experiencias (Spanish)

Public work programs (PWPs) have been an important safety nets instrument used in diverse country circumstances at different points in time in both middle income and low income countries. ... See More +

Brief 54124 SEP 01, 2009

Ninno, Carlo Del; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Milazzo, Annamaria English Disclosed

How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)

Public work programs (PWPs) have been an important safety nets instrument used in diverse country circumstances at different points in time in both middle income and low income countries. ... See More +

Brief 54124 SEP 01, 2009

Ninno, Carlo Del; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Milazzo, Annamaria Spanish Disclosed

How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)

This paper reviews the experience with public works programs (PWPs) in several countries over the past 20 years to delineate use patterns and to determine the factors contributing to its use as a successful safety net program. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 48567 MAY 01, 2009

Ninno, Carlo del; Subbarao, Kalanidhi; Milazzo, Annamaria Disclosed

Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (Russian)

In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly: 1) the burden on the elderly has enormously increased with the increase in mortality of prime age adults due to the HIV-AIDS pandemic and regional conflicts; 2) the traditional safety net of the extended family has become ineffective and unreliable for the elderly; and, 3) in a few countries, the elderly are called upon to shoulder the responsibility of the family as they became the principal breadwinners, and caregivers for young children. ... See More +

Brief 33369 JUN 01, 2006

Subbarao, Kalanidhi Spanish, English Disclosed

Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions : Envejecimiento y pobreza en Africa y el rol de las pensiones sociales (Spanish)

In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly: 1) the burden on the elderly has enormously increased with the increase in mortality of prime age adults due to the HIV-AIDS pandemic and regional conflicts; 2) the traditional safety net of the extended family has become ineffective and unreliable for the elderly; and, 3) in a few countries, the elderly are called upon to shoulder the responsibility of the family as they became the principal breadwinners, and caregivers for young children. ... See More +

Brief 33369 JAN 01, 2006

Subbarao, Kalanidhi Russian, English Disclosed

Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Spanish)

The book has a comprehensive introduction and two main parts. Part I presents the conceptual underpinnings for the Bank's thinking on pension systems and reforms, including structure of Bank lending in this area. ... See More +

Publication 32672 JUL 01, 2005

Holzmann,Robert; Hinz,Richard Paul; Von Gersdorff,Hermann A.; Gill,Indermit S.; Impavido,Gregorio; Musalem,Alberto Roque; Rutkowski,Michal J.; Palacios,Robert J.; Sin,Yvonne Yee Mun; Subbarao,Kalanidhi; Schwarz,Anita M. Arabic, Russian, English Disclosed

Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)

In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly. First, the burden on the elderly has enormously increased with the increase in mortality of prime age adults due to HIV AIDS pandemic and regional conflicts. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 32752 MAY 01, 2005

Kakwani, Nanak; Subbarao, Kalanidhi Disclosed

Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Arabic)

The book has a comprehensive introduction and two main parts. Part I presents the conceptual underpinnings for the Bank's thinking on pension systems and reforms, including structure of Bank lending in this area. ... See More +

Publication 32672 MAY 01, 2005

Holzmann,Robert; Hinz,Richard Paul; Von Gersdorff,Hermann A.; Gill,Indermit S.; Impavido,Gregorio; Musalem,Alberto Roque; Rutkowski,Michal J.; Palacios,Robert J.; Sin,Yvonne Yee Mun; Subbarao,Kalanidhi; Schwarz,Anita M. Spanish, Russian, English Disclosed

Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (English)

The book has a comprehensive introduction and two main parts. Part I presents the conceptual underpinnings for the Bank's thinking on pension systems and reforms, including structure of Bank lending in this area. ... See More +

Publication 32672 MAY 01, 2005

Holzmann,Robert; Hinz,Richard Paul; Von Gersdorff,Hermann A.; Gill,Indermit S.; Impavido,Gregorio; Musalem,Alberto Roque; Rutkowsk, Michal; Palacios,Robert J.; Robalino,David A.; Sin,Yvonne Yee Mun; Subbarao,Kalanidhi; Schwarz,Anita M. Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Disclosed

Ageing and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)

In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly. First, the burden on the elderly has enormously increased with the increase in mortality of prime age adults due to HIV AIDS pandemic and regional conflicts. ... See More +

Other Poverty Study 32178 MAR 01, 2005

Kakwani, Nanak; Subbarao, Kalanidhi Disclosed

Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)

In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly: 1) the burden on the elderly has enormously increased with the increase in mortality of prime age adults due to the HIV-AIDS pandemic and regional conflicts; 2) the traditional safety net of the extended family has become ineffective and unreliable for the elderly; and, 3) in a few countries, the elderly are called upon to shoulder the responsibility of the family as they became the principal breadwinners, and caregivers for young children. ... See More +

Brief 33369 JAN 01, 2005

Subbarao, Kalanidhi Spanish, Russian Disclosed

Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) (Russian)

The book has a comprehensive introduction and two main parts. Part I presents the conceptual underpinnings for the Bank's thinking on pension systems and reforms, including structure of Bank lending in this area. ... See More +

Publication 32672 JAN 01, 2005

Holzmann,Robert; Hinz,Richard Paul; Von Gersdorff,Hermann A.; Gill,Indermit S.; Impavido,Gregorio; Musalem,Alberto Roque; Palacios,Robert J.; Robolino, David; Rutkowski,Michal J.; Schwarz,Anita M.; Sin,Yvonne Yee Mun; Subbarao,Kalanidhi Spanish, Arabic, English Disclosed

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Improving payment mechanisms in cash-based safety net programs (English)
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AUG 01, 2013 84081 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Public works as a safety net : design, evidence, and implementation (English)
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NOV 20, 2012 73824 Publication
The design and implementation of public works programs : a toolkit for practitioners (English)
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APR 01, 2010 74233 Working Paper French
The design and implementation of public works programs : a toolkit for practitioners : La conception et l’exécution de programmes de travaux publics : une boîte à outils destinée aux praticiens (French)
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APR 01, 2010 74233 Working Paper English
The crisis hits home : stress-testing households in Europe and Central Asia (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 52277 Publication
The crisis hits home : stress-testing households in Europe and Central Asia (English)
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DEC 02, 2009 52277 Publication
How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)
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SEP 01, 2009 56751 Brief Spanish
How to make public works work : a review of the experiences : Como hacer que los programas publicos de empleo funcionen : analisis de experiencias (Spanish)
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SEP 01, 2009 56751 Brief English
How to make public works work : a review of the experiences : Como hacer que los programas publicos de empleo funcionen : analisis de experiencias (Spanish)
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SEP 01, 2009 54124 Brief English
How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)
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SEP 01, 2009 54124 Brief Spanish
How to make public works work : a review of the experiences (English)
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MAY 01, 2009 48567 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (Russian)
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JUN 01, 2006 33369 Brief Spanish, English
Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions : Envejecimiento y pobreza en Africa y el rol de las pensiones sociales (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2006 33369 Brief Russian, English
Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Spanish)
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JUL 01, 2005 32672 Publication Arabic, Russian, English
Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)
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MAY 01, 2005 32752 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Arabic)
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MAY 01, 2005 32672 Publication Spanish, Russian, English
Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) : Old age income support in the 21st century: an international perspective on pension systems and reform (English)
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MAY 01, 2005 32672 Publication Spanish, Arabic, Russian,
Ageing and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)
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MAR 01, 2005 32178 Other Poverty Study
Aging and poverty in Africa and the role of social pensions (English)
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JAN 01, 2005 33369 Brief Spanish, Russian
Old age income support in the 21st century : an international perspective on pension systems and reform (Vol. 2) (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2005 32672 Publication Spanish, Arabic, English