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Vietnam's future jobs : leveraging mega-trends for greater prosperity (Vol. 2) : overview (English)

Vietnam's 50 million jobs are a cornerstone of its economic success. The transformation toward services and manufacturing, and impressive labor productivity and wage growth led to plunging poverty rates and globally enviable economic growth over the last decades. ... See More +

Working Paper 129380 AUG 01, 2018

Cunningham,Wendy; Pimhidzai,Obert; Hollweg,Claire Honore; Demombynes,Gabriel; Hallward-Driemeier,Mary C.; Testaverde,Mauro; Crawford,Michael F.; Perova,Elizaveta; Nguyen,Nga Thi-000522706; Aterido,Reyes; Zorya,Sergiy; Jaffee,Steven M. Vietnamese Disclosed

Vietnam's future jobs : leveraging mega-trends for greater prosperity (Vol. 2) : overview (Vietnamese)

Vietnam's 50 million jobs are a cornerstone of its economic success. The transformation toward services and manufacturing, and impressive labor productivity and wage growth led to plunging poverty rates and globally enviable economic growth over the last decades. ... See More +

Working Paper 129380 AUG 01, 2018

Cunningham,Wendy; Pimhidzai,Obert; Hollweg,Claire Honore; Demombynes,Gabriel; Hallward-Driemeier,Mary C.; Testaverde,Mauro; Crawford,Michael F.; Perova,Elizaveta; Nguyen,Nga Thi-000522706; Aterido,Reyes; Zorya,Sergiy; Jaffee,Steven M. English Disclosed

The challenge of agricultural pollution : evidence from China, Vietnam, and the Philippines (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)

This study, which focuses on three countries, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines, is intended to contribute to a more comprehensive and cross-cutting understanding of the nature and magnitude of the agricultural pollution problems that are deepening at different rates in the region. ... See More +

Publication 122875 JAN 01, 2018

Cassou,Emilie; Jaffee,Steven M.; Ru,Jiang Disclosed

The challenge of agricultural pollution : evidence from China, Vietnam, and the Philippines : Main report (English)

This study, which focuses on three countries, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines, is intended to contribute to a more comprehensive and cross-cutting understanding of the nature and magnitude of the agricultural pollution problems that are deepening at different rates in the region. ... See More +

Publication 122875 JAN 01, 2018

Cassou,Emilie; Jaffee,Steven M.; Ru,Jiang Disclosed

East Asia and Pacific economic update : sustaining resilience (English)

Growth in developing East Asia and Pacific (EAP) continues to be resilient and in line with previous expectations. Already robust domestic demand has been supported by some pickup in external demand and the gradual recovery in commodity prices. ... See More +

Publication 116330 APR 01, 2017

Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.; Kehayova,Vera Vencheva; Moroz,Harry Edmund; Testaverde,Mauro; Cassou,Emilie; Jaffee,Steven M.; Ru,Jiang; Stamm,Diane; Adriani,Magda; Ariyapruchya,Kiatipong; Badiani-Magnusson,Reena Chandu; Batsuuri,Davaadalai; Beck,Hans Anand; Castaneda Aguilar,Raul Andres; Chen,Shaohua; Chen,Derek Hung Chiat; Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Davading,Somneuk; Demombynes,Gabriel; Dewina,Reno; Dinh,Viet Tuan; Eckardt,Sebastian; Edwards,Kim Alan; Fitrani,Fitria; Freije-Rodriguez,Samuel; Halstead,Imogen Cara; Vu,Linh Hoang; Kida,Mizuho; Kim,Jae Kyun; Knight,David Stephen; Krishnan,Nandini; Kularatne,Chandana; Lain,Jonathan William; Lee,Taehyun; Litwack,John; Luo,Xubei; Ly,Sodeth; Martin, Miguel; Mejia-Mant, Carolina; Mileva,Elitza Alexandrova; Mohib,Saiyed Shabih Ali; Moreno Herrera,Laura Liliana; Munoz Moreno,Rafael; Najdov,Evgenij; Nguyen,Minh Cong; Pan,Lucy; Phimmahasay,Keomanivone; Pimhidzai,Obert; Piza,Sharon Faye Alariao; Purnamasari,Ririn Salwa; Rab,Habib Nasser; Revilla,Julio E.; Orton Romero,Carlos Rafael; Teh Sharifuddin,Shakira Binti; Sharma,Manohar; Shiilegmaa,Altantsetseg; Simler,Kenneth; Stephan,David Andrew; Tong,Kimsun; Zin,May Thet; Uochi,Ikuko; Utz,Robert Johann; Wai-Poi,Matthew Grant; Wihardja,Maria Monica; Yang,Judy; Yee Amezaga,Karla Mirari; Zhao,Luan Disclosed

An overview of agricultural pollution in Vietnam : summary report 2017 (Vietnamese)

Vietnamese agriculture has experienced remarkable growth over the past twenty years. Today, however, Vietnamese agriculture is edging toward the limits of a growth model rooted more in the intensification of production systems featuring heavy use of labor, chemicals, and natural resources than in efficiency or value addition gains. ... See More +

Working Paper 122933 JAN 01, 2017

Cassou,Emilie; Tran,Dai Nghia; Nguyen,Tin Hong; Dinh,Tung Xuan; Nguyen,Cong Van; Cao,Binh Thang; Jaffee,Steven M.; Ru,Jiang English Disclosed

An overview of agricultural pollution in Vietnam : summary report 2017 (English)

Vietnamese agriculture has experienced remarkable growth over the past twenty years. Today, however, Vietnamese agriculture is edging toward the limits of a growth model rooted more in the intensification of production systems featuring heavy use of labor, chemicals, and natural resources than in efficiency or value addition gains. ... See More +

Working Paper 122933 JAN 01, 2017

Cassou,Emilie; Tran,Dai Nghia; Nguyen,Tin Hong; Dinh,Tung Xuan; Nguyen,Cong Van; Cao,Binh Thang; Jaffee,Steven M.; Ru,Jiang Vietnamese Disclosed

Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic developments - Special focus : transforming Vietnamese agriculture - gaining more from less : Điểm lại : Cập nhật tình hình Phát triển Kinh tế Việt Nam - Chuyên đề : Chuyển đổi nông nghiệp của Việt Nam - Tăng giá trị giảm đầu vào (Vietnamese)

Over recent decades, Vietnam’s agricultural sector has made enormous progress, realizing major gains in productivity and output and contributing to national goals related to food security, poverty reduction, social stability, and trade. ... See More +

Working Paper 110676 DEC 01, 2016

Dinh,Viet Tuan; Eckardt,Sebastian; Jaffee,Steven M. English Disclosed

Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic developments - Special focus : transforming Vietnamese agriculture - gaining more from less (English)

Over recent decades, Vietnam’s agricultural sector has made enormous progress, realizing major gains in productivity and output and contributing to national goals related to food security, poverty reduction, social stability, and trade. ... See More +

Working Paper 110676 DEC 01, 2016

Dinh,Viet Tuan; Eckardt,Sebastian; Jaffee,Steven M. Vietnamese Disclosed

Vietnam - Agricultural modernization transforming Vietnamese agriculture : gaining more for less (English)

Over the past quarter century, Vietnam’s agricultural sector has made enormous progress. Vietnam’s performance in terms of agricultural yields, output, and exports, however, has been more impressive than its gains in efficiency, farmer welfare, and product quality. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS15856 APR 29, 2016

Ledesma,Bernardita Disclosed

Future of food : shaping the global food system to deliver improved nutrition and health (English)

Despite significant progress the world continues to bear a triple burden of malnutrition. These three burdens are related, but distinctly different, problems: energy deficiencies (hunger), micronutrient deficiencies (hidden hunger), 3 and excessive net energy intake and unhealthy diets overweight/obesity). ... See More +

Working Paper 104757 APR 01, 2016

Townsend,Robert; Jaffee,Steven M.; Hoberg,Yurie Tanimichi; Htenas,Aira Maria; Shekar,Meera; Hyder,Ziauddin; Gautam,Madhur; Kray,Holger A.; Ronchi,Loraine; Hussain,Sarwat; Elder,Leslie K.; Moses,Eugene Disclosed

East Asia and Pacific economic update, October 2015 – staying the course (English)

Publication 100599 OCT 01, 2015

Spatatora, Nikola; Sienaert,Alexis R.; Diaz-Bonilla,Carolina; Hirano,Yumeka; Sun,Yan - EAPCE; Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.; Ahsan,Ahmad; Baffes,John; Fitriani, Fitria; Gupta,Poonam - MNCA3; Jett,Alexander Nicholas; Kerblat,Yann; Kojima,Masami; Kryspin-Watson,Jolanta; Kurlat,Sergio Andres; Ruiz Nunez,Fernanda; Stanton-Geddes,Zuzana; Taglioni,Daria; Stern,Richard; James,Sebastian S.; Jaffee,Steven M. Disclosed

Rice in the shadow of skyscrapers : Policy choices in a dynamic East and Southeast Asian setting (English)

Other Agricultural Study 91810 JAN 01, 2014

Dawe, David; Jaffee, Steven; Santos, Nuno Disclosed

Rice land designation policy in Vietnam and the implications of policy reform for food security and economic welfare (English)

With the aim of promoting national food security, the Vietnamese government enforces the designation of around 35 percent of agricultural land strictly for paddy rice cultivation. ... See More +

Journal Article 79402 JAN 01, 2013

Corong,Erwin Lucban; Giesecke, James A.; Jaffee,Steven M.; Tran, Nhi Hoang Disclosed

Revising the land law to enable sustainable development in Vietnam : summary of priority policy recommendations drawn from World Bank studies : Sua doi luat dat dai de thuc day phat trien ben vung o Viet Nam : ban tom tat cac khuyen ngh! chinh sach uu tien rut ra tu cac nghien cuu cua ngan hang the gioi (Vietnamese)

Vietnam's rapid and sustained economic growth and poverty reduction in the last two decades benefitted from the policy and legal reforms embodied in the Land Laws of 1987, 1993 and 2003 and subsequent related legal acts. ... See More +

Working Paper 70726 SEP 01, 2012

Pham, Hoa Thi Mong; Anderson, James H.; Soucat, Agnes; Anderson, James; Tran, Huong Thi Lan; Jaffee, Steven; The Nguyen, Dzung English Disclosed

Revising the land law to enable sustainable development in Vietnam : summary of priority policy recommendations drawn from World Bank studies (English)

Vietnam's rapid and sustained economic growth and poverty reduction in the last two decades benefitted from the policy and legal reforms embodied in the Land Laws of 1987, 1993 and 2003 and subsequent related legal acts. ... See More +

Working Paper 70726 SEP 01, 2012

Pham, Hoa Thi Mong; Anderson, James H.; Soucat, Agnes; Anderson, James; Tran, Huong Thi Lan; Jaffee, Steven; The Nguyen, Dzung Vietnamese Disclosed

Rapid agricultural supply chain risk assessment : a conceptual framework (English)

This paper describes the methodology for a Rapid Agricultural Supply Chain Risk Assessment (RASCRA), developed by the Agricultural Risk Management Team (ARMT) of the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 56590 JAN 01, 2010

Jaffee, Steven; Siegel, Paul; Andrews, Colin Disclosed

Not yet up to standard : the legacy of two decades of private, governmental, and donor efforts to promote Ugandan horticultural exports (English)

The relative prosperity enjoyed by Uganda during the 1960s, based largely on the traditional exports of coffee, tea, cotton, and tobacco, was eroded by a devastating civil war over the period 1971 to 1985. ... See More +

Working Paper 71630 JUL 20, 2009

Rios, Luz Diaz; Jaffee, Steven; Henson, Spencer; Mugisha, Johnny Disclosed

International task force on commodity risk management in developing countries : activities, findings and the way forward (English)

The mission of the Commodity Risk Management Group (CRMG) of the World Bank Agricultural and Rural Development Department (ARD) is to help improve developing countries ability to manage risk related to agriculture. ... See More +

Working Paper 77590 OCT 22, 2008

Jaffee, Steve; Dana, Julie; Manuamorn, Ornsaran; Bryla, Erin; Syroka, Joanna; Dick, William; Arce, Carlos; Parizat, Roy; Gine, Xavier; Ajai Nair; Bunte Kara Disclosed

Barrier, catalyst, or distraction? Standards, competitiveness, and Africa's groundnut exports to Europe (English)

In recent years industrialized countries have sought to strengthen their food safety management systems to better protect consumers against long-standing and emerging risks. ... See More +

Brief 45108 AUG 04, 2008

Diaz Rios, Luz; Jaffee, Steven; Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Vietnam's future jobs : leveraging mega-trends for greater prosperity (Vol. 2) : overview (English)
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AUG 01, 2018 129380 Working Paper Vietnamese
Vietnam's future jobs : leveraging mega-trends for greater prosperity (Vol. 2) : overview (Vietnamese)
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AUG 01, 2018 129380 Working Paper English
The challenge of agricultural pollution : evidence from China, Vietnam, and the Philippines (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 122875 Publication
The challenge of agricultural pollution : evidence from China, Vietnam, and the Philippines : Main report (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 122875 Publication
East Asia and Pacific economic update : sustaining resilience (English)
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APR 01, 2017 116330 Publication
An overview of agricultural pollution in Vietnam : summary report 2017 (Vietnamese)
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JAN 01, 2017 122933 Working Paper English
An overview of agricultural pollution in Vietnam : summary report 2017 (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 122933 Working Paper Vietnamese
Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic developments - Special focus : transforming Vietnamese agriculture - gaining more from less : Điểm lại : Cập nhật tình hình Phát triển Kinh tế Việt Nam - Chuyên đề : Chuyển đổi nông nghiệp của Việt Nam - Tăng giá trị giảm đầu vào (Vietnamese)
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DEC 01, 2016 110676 Working Paper English
Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic developments - Special focus : transforming Vietnamese agriculture - gaining more from less (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 110676 Working Paper Vietnamese
Vietnam - Agricultural modernization transforming Vietnamese agriculture : gaining more for less (English)
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APR 29, 2016 AUS15856 Working Paper
Future of food : shaping the global food system to deliver improved nutrition and health (English)
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APR 01, 2016 104757 Working Paper
East Asia and Pacific economic update, October 2015 – staying the course (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100599 Publication
Rice in the shadow of skyscrapers : Policy choices in a dynamic East and Southeast Asian setting (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 91810 Other Agricultural Study
Rice land designation policy in Vietnam and the implications of policy reform for food security and economic welfare (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 79402 Journal Article
Revising the land law to enable sustainable development in Vietnam : summary of priority policy recommendations drawn from World Bank studies : Sua doi luat dat dai de thuc day phat trien ben vung o Viet Nam : ban tom tat cac khuyen ngh! chinh sach uu tien rut ra tu cac nghien cuu cua ngan hang the gioi (Vietnamese)
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SEP 01, 2012 70726 Working Paper English
Revising the land law to enable sustainable development in Vietnam : summary of priority policy recommendations drawn from World Bank studies (English)
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SEP 01, 2012 70726 Working Paper Vietnamese
Rapid agricultural supply chain risk assessment : a conceptual framework (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 56590 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Not yet up to standard : the legacy of two decades of private, governmental, and donor efforts to promote Ugandan horticultural exports (English)
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JUL 20, 2009 71630 Working Paper
International task force on commodity risk management in developing countries : activities, findings and the way forward (English)
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OCT 22, 2008 77590 Working Paper
Barrier, catalyst, or distraction? Standards, competitiveness, and Africa's groundnut exports to Europe (English)
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AUG 04, 2008 45108 Brief