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Uncertainty in Ex-Ante Poverty and Income Distribution : Insights from Output Growth and Natural Resource Country Typologies (English)

This paper studies future poverty, inequality, and shared prosperity outcomes using a panel data set with 150 countries over 1980-2014. The findings suggest that global extreme poverty will decrease in absolute and relative terms in the period 2015-2030. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8841 MAY 02, 2019

Mendez Ramos,Fabian Disclosed

Effects of the Business Cycle on Social Indicators in Latin America and the Caribbean : When Dreams Meet Reality (English)

After mediocre growth in 2018 of 0.7 percent. Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is expected to perform only marginally better in 2019 (growth of 0.9 percent) followed by a much more solid growth of 2.1 percent in 2020. ... See More +

Publication 135847 APR 01, 2019

Vegh Gramont,Carlos Alberto; Vuletin,Guillermo Javier; Riera-Crichton,Daniel; Puig,Jorge Pablo; Camarena, José Andrée; Galeano,Luciana Maria; Morano Germani,Luis Francisco; Venturi Grosso,Lucila Spanish Disclosed

Commodity Markets Outlook, April 2019 (English)

Commodity Markets Outlook provides market analysis for major commodity groups -- energy, metals, agriculture, precious metals, and fertilizers. ... See More +

136313 APR 01, 2019

Disclosed

Effects of the Business Cycle on Social Indicators in Latin America and the Caribbean : When Dreams Meet Reality (Spanish)

After mediocre growth in 2018 of 0.7 percent. Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is expected to perform only marginally better in 2019 (growth of 0.9 percent) followed by a much more solid growth of 2.1 percent in 2020. ... See More +

Publication 135847 APR 01, 2019

Vegh Gramont,Carlos Alberto; Vuletin,Guillermo Javier; Riera-Crichton,Daniel; Puig,Jorge Pablo; Camarena, José Andrée; Galeano,Luciana Maria; Morano Germani,Luis Francisco; Venturi Grosso,Lucila English, Portuguese Disclosed

Swept by the Tide ? The International Comovement of Capital Flows (English)

This paper assesses the international comovement of gross capital flows in a setting simultaneously encompassing aggregate inflows and outflows. ... See More +

WPS8787 MAR 21, 2019

Fernandez Lafuerza,Luis Gonzalo; Serven,Luis Disclosed

Are Trade Preferences a Panacea? : The African Growth and Opportunity Act and African Exports (English)

Does "infant industry" preferential access durably boost export performance? This paper exploits significant trade policy changes in the United States around the turn of the 21st century to address this question. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8753 FEB 19, 2019

Fernandes,Ana Margarida; Forero,Alejandro; Maemir,Hibret Belete; Mattoo,Aaditya Disclosed

Concept Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Climate Smart Irrigated Agriculture Project - P163742 (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSC22385 FEB 13, 2019

Manoharan,Seenithamby Disclosed

Peru - LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN- P131013- National Agricultural Innovation - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP17303 FEB 13, 2019

Monica Toro Disclosed

Project Information Document (PID) - Strengthening Governance in Mongolia - P168248 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC165991 JAN 31, 2019

Dondog,Badamchimeg Disclosed

Papua New Guinea - Joint World Bank-IMF Debt Sustainability Analysis : 2018 Update (English)

The Debt Sustainability Analysis (DSA) indicates that Papua New Guinea (PNG) faces a moderate risk of debt distress based on an assessment of public external debt, with limited space to absorb shocks; and moderate overall risk of public debt distress. ... See More +

Board Report 133217 DEC 20, 2018

Disclosed

Media Sentiment and International Asset Prices (English)

This paper assesses the impact of media sentiment on international equity prices using a dataset of more than 4.5 million Reuters articles published across the globe between 1991 and 2015. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8649 NOV 19, 2018

Fraiberger,Samuel Paul; Lee,Do; Puy,Damien; Rancier,Romain Disclosed

Ukraine - Economic Growth and Fiscally Sustainable Services Policy Based Guarantee Project (English)

The policy based guarantee (PBG) supports Ukraine's efforts to address critical structural bottlenecks and governance weaknesses in a challenging economic environment. ... See More +

Program Document 132120 NOV 16, 2018

Disclosed

DECPG Global Monthly Newsletter (English)

This issue highlights the following headings: monthly highlights, special focus, recent prospects group publications, recent World Bank working papers, recent World Bank reports, table A: major data releases, table B: activity and inflation, table C: trade and finance, table D: financial markets, and table E: commodity prices. ... See More +

Newsletter 135079 NOV 01, 2018

Disclosed

IDA18 Mid-Term Review : Transitioning Out of IDA financing - A Review of Graduation Policy and Transition Process (English)

This report undertakes a holistic review of the process of the countries’ transition from IDAto IBRD. The issues covered include the graduation process in the context of the IBRD capital package, the World Bank’s support to blend countries through its country programs and opportunities for using the blend period effectively for preparing for successful graduation from IDA, and issues of financing countries’ transition from IDA to IBRD, including the contractual acceleration clause, the cap on allocations to large blend countries, and the transitional support. ... See More +

Board Report 132266 OCT 26, 2018

Disclosed

Papua New Guinea - First Economic and Fiscal Resilience Development Policy Operation : Chair Summary (English)

Board Summary 131466 OCT 25, 2018

Disclosed

From Known Unknowns to Black Swans : How to Manage Risk in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

After a growth recovery, with an expansion of 1.1 percent in 2017, the region has encountered some bumps in the road. The Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region is expected to grow at a modest rate of 0.6 percent in 2018 and 1.6 percent in 2019. ... See More +

Publication 130704 OCT 05, 2018

Vegh Gramont,Carlos Alberto; Vuletin,Guillermo Javier; Riera-Crichton,Daniel; Medina,Juan Pablo; Friedheim,Diego; Morano Germani,Luis Francisco; Venturi Grosso,Lucila Disclosed

Commodity Markets Outlook - The Changing of the Guard : Shifts in Commodity Demand (English)

Commodity prices in the third quarter of 2018 were buffeted by geopolitical and macroeconomic events. Energy prices gained 3 percent in 2018 Q3 (q/q), partly in response to the impending re-imposition of sanctions on Iran by the United States along with continuing declines in production in Venezuela. ... See More +

Working Paper 131479 OCT 01, 2018

World Bank Disclosed

DECPG Weekly Global Economic Brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletters are as follows: taking stock; weekly insight: do fiscal multipliers depend on fiscal positions? ... See More +

Newsletter 129112 JUL 13, 2018

Disclosed

Mongolia Economic Update: Fiscal space for growth - the role of public investment spending efficiency : main report (English)

The report and the summary review the recent economic and fiscal performance of Mongolia; outline current medium-term prospects of Mongolia's economy; discuss short-term risks and structural vulnerabilities; and comment on the efficiency of past public investment programs and practices. ... See More +

Working Paper 129025 JUL 01, 2018

Nganou,Jean-Pascal; Batsuuri,Davaadalai; Nyanzi,Sulaiman; Shiilegmaa,Altantsetseg Disclosed

Exchange rate volatility and FDI inflows : evidence from cross-country panel data (English)

Using a panel of 80 developing and developed countries for the period 1990-2015, this studyanalyses the relationship between exchange rate volatility and foreign direct investment (FDI)inflows. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 127042 JUN 01, 2018

Hanusch,Marek; Nguyen, Ha; Algu,Yashvir Disclosed

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Uncertainty in Ex-Ante Poverty and Income Distribution : Insights from Output Growth and Natural Resource Country Typologies (English)
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MAY 02, 2019 WPS8841 Policy Research Working Paper
Effects of the Business Cycle on Social Indicators in Latin America and the Caribbean : When Dreams Meet Reality (English)
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APR 01, 2019 135847 Publication Spanish
Commodity Markets Outlook, April 2019 (English)
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APR 01, 2019 136313
Effects of the Business Cycle on Social Indicators in Latin America and the Caribbean : When Dreams Meet Reality (Spanish)
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APR 01, 2019 135847 Publication English, Portuguese
Swept by the Tide ? The International Comovement of Capital Flows (English)
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MAR 21, 2019 WPS8787
Are Trade Preferences a Panacea? : The African Growth and Opportunity Act and African Exports (English)
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FEB 19, 2019 WPS8753 Policy Research Working Paper
Concept Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Climate Smart Irrigated Agriculture Project - P163742 (English)
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FEB 13, 2019 PIDISDSC22385 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Peru - LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN- P131013- National Agricultural Innovation - Procurement Plan (English)
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FEB 13, 2019 STEP17303 Procurement Plan
Project Information Document (PID) - Strengthening Governance in Mongolia - P168248 (English)
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JAN 31, 2019 PIDC165991 Project Information Document
Papua New Guinea - Joint World Bank-IMF Debt Sustainability Analysis : 2018 Update (English)
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DEC 20, 2018 133217 Board Report
Media Sentiment and International Asset Prices (English)
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NOV 19, 2018 WPS8649 Policy Research Working Paper
Ukraine - Economic Growth and Fiscally Sustainable Services Policy Based Guarantee Project (English)
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NOV 16, 2018 132120 Program Document
DECPG Global Monthly Newsletter (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 135079 Newsletter
IDA18 Mid-Term Review : Transitioning Out of IDA financing - A Review of Graduation Policy and Transition Process (English)
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OCT 26, 2018 132266 Board Report
Papua New Guinea - First Economic and Fiscal Resilience Development Policy Operation : Chair Summary (English)
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OCT 25, 2018 131466 Board Summary
From Known Unknowns to Black Swans : How to Manage Risk in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
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OCT 05, 2018 130704 Publication
Commodity Markets Outlook - The Changing of the Guard : Shifts in Commodity Demand (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131479 Working Paper
DECPG Weekly Global Economic Brief (English)
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JUL 13, 2018 129112 Newsletter
Mongolia Economic Update: Fiscal space for growth - the role of public investment spending efficiency : main report (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 129025 Working Paper
Exchange rate volatility and FDI inflows : evidence from cross-country panel data (English)
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JUN 01, 2018 127042 Working Paper (Numbered Series)