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Managing large systems : a comparative analysis : challenges and opportunities for large higher education systems (English)

This report focuses on nine of the largest higher education systems in the world: Brazil, China, India, Indonesia,Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, UK and USA. ... See More +

Working Paper 115401 JUN 01, 2015

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Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ? (English)

Behavioral economics recognizes that mental models -- intuitive sets of ideas about how things work -- can bias an individual's perceptions of himself and the world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7198 FEB 01, 2015

Hoff, Karla Disclosed

Colombia - Second Student Loan Support Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Student Loan Support Project for Colombia were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory; risk to development outcome was moderate; Bank performance was satisfactory and borrower performance was also satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2801 DEC 19, 2013

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ThE-Junction newsletter (seventeenth edition) (English)

ThE-Junction newsletter includes the following headings: justice: what's the right thing to do?; World Bank Institute (WBI) celebrates diverse cultures; country office insights; World Bank Group (WBG) diversity statistics; and WBI celebrates diverse cultures. ... See More +

Newsletter 54036 APR 08, 2010

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ThE-Junction newsletter (seventh edition) (English)

ThE-Junction newsletter includes the following headings: Information Solutions Group (ISG): diversity, one step at a time; question and answer (Q&A) with Fayez Choudhury; International Bank and Reconstruction Development (IBRD) diversity indicators country directors and country managers; external good practice corner; and beyond diversity to inclusion and human equity. ... See More +

Newsletter 51643 JUN 15, 2009

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Dignity through discourse : poverty and the culture of deliberation in Indian village democracies (English)

Employing a view of culture as a communicative phenomenon involving discursive engagement, which is deeply influenced by social and economic inequalities, the authors argue that the struggle to break free of poverty is as much a cultural process as it is political and economic. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4924 MAY 01, 2009

Rao, Vijayendra; Sanyal, Paromita Disclosed

When do Legislators pass on "Pork" ? the determinants of legislator utilization of a constituency development fund in India (English)

The authors examine a unique public spending program that is proliferating across developing countries, the constituency development fund, to investigate when legislators exert more effort on behalf of their constituents. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4929 MAY 01, 2009

Keefer, Philip; Khemani, Stuti Disclosed

Getting good government for women : a literature review (English)

This review assesses what is known and not known about the interface of gender and governance. More specifically, the purpose of this review is to identify mechanisms that have been used to make the outcomes of public sector governance more responsive to women. ... See More +

Women in Development and Gender Study 50290 JAN 01, 2009

Horowitz, Leah; Disclosed

Gender equity promotion in the private sector in Mexico : the development of a successful model (English)

Worldwide, most countries recognize equal rights between men and women. Many have produced regulations intended to fight discrimination and programs granting women access to health, education, and economic rights such as land ownership. ... See More +

Brief 45962 OCT 26, 2007

Elena, Maria Castro Disclosed

Is Class I top tier ? Can the Civil Service be a key to progress in Bangladesh? (English)

The purpose of this study is to help the government of Bangladesh establish a more effective and efficient civil service to move the country toward its goals for social and economic development. ... See More +

Policy Note 71493 DEC 01, 2006

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Unequal citizens : gender, caste and ethnic exclusion in Nepal (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (English)

In Nepal political and economic power was consolidated by interlinking it with the Hindu caste system. The priestly Brahmans were at the top of the ritual order, with the Kshatriya (kings and warriors) just beneath them and in command of the political order; next came the Vaishya (merchants) and the Sudra (peasants and labourers). ... See More +

Working Paper 37966 APR 01, 2006

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Do women make any difference? KDP1 gender data analysis - interim report (English)

This paper discusses various gender data results from Kecamatan Development Program (KDP) years 1, 2 and 3 (1998-2001). It examines several hypotheses associated with gender and the impact of gender-related variables on the KDP process and outputs. ... See More +

Working Paper 93471 FEB 01, 2002

Wong, Susan Disclosed

Gender and law Eastern Africa Speaks (English)

Gender issues, particularly with respect to women's status and rights, have for a considerable period, been in the forefront of donor's dialogue on social issues with Africa. ... See More +

Publication 29831 NOV 01, 1999

Gopal, Gita; Salim, Maryam

Gender and law : eastern Africa speaks (English)

Gender issues, particularly with respect to women's status and rights, have for a considerable period, been in the forefront of donors' dialogue on social issues with Africa. ... See More +

Brief 22125 JAN 31, 1999

Gopal, Gita; Adu, Elizabeth French Disclosed

Philippines - Financial sector study (Vol. 2) : Legal annexes (English)

This report covers the Philippine financial sector with particular reference to commercial banking. Following the introduction, Chapter II provides an overview of the country's financial system, including a discussion of the economic and financial policies and events that have impacted and shaped it. ... See More +

Pre-2003 Economic or Sector Report 7177 AUG 23, 1988

Disclosed

Chairman's report on the meeting of IDA deputies held in Washington, D.C. on April 5-6, 1982 (English)

Board Report 72483 JUN 23, 1982

Eligible for Disclosure

Management policy review : delays in loan and credit effectiveness (English)

Corporate Evaluation 813 JUL 22, 1975

Eligible for Disclosure

Transcript of the Executive Directors of the Bank, held on February 16, 1965 (English)

his transcript, from the session of the Executive Directors of the International Bank on Reconstruction and Development held on Tuesday, Feburary 16, 1965 covers only the discussion on Canadian bond issue in regular meeting. ... See More +

Transcript 110371 FEB 16, 1965

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Managing large systems : a comparative analysis : challenges and opportunities for large higher education systems (English)
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JUN 01, 2015 115401 Working Paper
Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ? (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7198 Policy Research Working Paper
Colombia - Second Student Loan Support Project (English)
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DEC 19, 2013 ICR2801 Implementation Completion and Results Report
ThE-Junction newsletter (seventeenth edition) (English)
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APR 08, 2010 54036 Newsletter
ThE-Junction newsletter (seventh edition) (English)
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JUN 15, 2009 51643 Newsletter
Dignity through discourse : poverty and the culture of deliberation in Indian village democracies (English)
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MAY 01, 2009 WPS4924 Policy Research Working Paper
When do Legislators pass on "Pork" ? the determinants of legislator utilization of a constituency development fund in India (English)
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MAY 01, 2009 WPS4929 Policy Research Working Paper
Getting good government for women : a literature review (English)
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JAN 01, 2009 50290 Women in Development and Gender Study
Gender equity promotion in the private sector in Mexico : the development of a successful model (English)
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OCT 26, 2007 45962 Brief
Is Class I top tier ? Can the Civil Service be a key to progress in Bangladesh? (English)
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DEC 01, 2006 71493 Policy Note
Unequal citizens : gender, caste and ethnic exclusion in Nepal (Vol. 2) : Executive summary (English)
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APR 01, 2006 37966 Working Paper
Do women make any difference? KDP1 gender data analysis - interim report (English)
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FEB 01, 2002 93471 Working Paper
Gender and law Eastern Africa Speaks (English)
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NOV 01, 1999 29831 Publication
Gender and law : eastern Africa speaks (English)
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JAN 31, 1999 22125 Brief French
Philippines - Financial sector study (Vol. 2) : Legal annexes (English)
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AUG 23, 1988 7177 Pre-2003 Economic or Sector Report
Chairman's report on the meeting of IDA deputies held in Washington, D.C. on April 5-6, 1982 (English)
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JUN 23, 1982 72483 Board Report
Management policy review : delays in loan and credit effectiveness (English)
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JUL 22, 1975 813 Corporate Evaluation
Transcript of the Executive Directors of the Bank, held on February 16, 1965 (English)
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FEB 16, 1965 110371 Transcript