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Algorithms for inclusion : data driven lending for women owned SMEs (English)

All over the world, women have less access to credit than men. Because of both discriminatory property laws and unwritten social customs, women are less likely than men to own high-value assets that can be used as collateral to secure loans. ... See More +

Working Paper 116858 JUN 26, 2017

000478170:Rachel Dawn Coleman:rcolema; k.org; Disclosed

Frontiers in government : big data and predictive analytics (English)

Harnessing the power of big data is the next frontier for governments. Big data analytics uses data science and machine learning for better understanding, tracking and prediction of trends to improve government delivery of existing public services in education, procurement, public safety, transportation, taxation and civic engagement, without compromising citizen rights and privacy. ... See More +

Working Paper 116037 JUN 08, 2017

000212818:Edouard Al-Dahdah:ealdahdah@worldbank.; org; Disclosed

Opening up 10 years of Micro-data from Indonesia : Aceh reintegration and livelihoods survey (2008) (English)

Brief 117430 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

High level panel : government of the future - the promise of big data applications to governments moderator guide and talking points : world government summit (English)

Ninety percent of all world data was only produced in the last two years. In 2020, forty-four times more data will be produced than in 2009. The term big data refers to the vast amount of information now being generated and captured in a variety of formats and from a number of different sources, and which require innovative forms of processing for better analysis and decision making. ... See More +

Working Paper 116034 FEB 12, 2017

000212818:Edouard Al-Dahdah:ealdahdah@worldbank.; org; Disclosed

Big data and thriving cities : innovations in analytics to build sustainable, resilient, equitable and livable urban spaces (English)

The recent global diffusion of new technologies, combined with the use of big data analytics, can help policymakers promote the effective development of future cities that provide living and work environments in which citizens can thrive. ... See More +

Working Paper 113147 JAN 01, 2017

Monroe,Trevor Disclosed

Opening up 10 years of micro-data from Indonesia (English)

This datasets, and the accompanying technical documentation and reports, are availableon World Bank’s micro-data catalogue. This brochure showcases these micro-datasets so that governments, researchers and practitioners in Indonesia and globally can use them to inform research on local level development. ... See More +

Brief 117431 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Opening up 10 years of micro-data from Indonesia (English)

These datasets, and the accompanying technical documentation and reports, are available on World Bank’s microdata catalogue. This brochure showcases these micro-datasets so that governments, researchers and practitioners in Indonesia and globally can use them to inform research on local level development. ... See More +

Working Paper 117429 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF) - Third party monitoring supervisory agent : quarterly report May – July 2016 (English)

Between May to July 2016, the Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF) Supervisory Agent (SA), led by Management Systems International and supported by Altai Consulting and the Champions Technical Training Center, conducted 524 sub-project site visits in 33 of the 34 provinces across Afghanistan. ... See More +

Working Paper 110629 SEP 03, 2016

Disclosed

The little data book 2016 (English)

The little data book 2016 is a pocket edition of world development indicators 2016. It is intended as a quick reference for users of the world development indicators database, book, and mobile app. ... See More +

Publication 104593 APR 07, 2016

Kalimili,Bala Bhaskar Naidu; Fantom,Neil James Disclosed

The little green data book 2016 (English)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) came into force at the beginning of 2016. They build on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and articulate a new global development agenda to eradicate poverty and shift the world onto a sustainable development path by 2030. ... See More +

Publication 106587 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

Open data for resilience initiative : policy note and principles (English)

The Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI) was launched in 2011 to bring the policies and practices of the global open data movement to bear on the challenges of reducing vulnerability to natural hazards and the impacts of climate change. ... See More +

Working Paper 115137 JAN 01, 2016

Simpson,Alanna Leigh; Deparday,Vivien; Hettige,Shanika Dinethi; Soden,Robert John Disclosed

The little data book on financial development 2015-16 (English)

The data in this book are for 2003, 2008, and 2013. Data are shown for economies with population greater than 30,000 or for smaller economies if they are members of the World Bank. ... See More +

Publication 99453 SEP 01, 2015

Tressel,Thierry; Verrier,Jeanne Emma; Zhou,Nan Disclosed

International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for March 2015 (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: 2015 world development indicators featuring international comparison program (ICP) 2011 results; 46th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission; meeting of the ICP friends of the chair group; video tutorial on YouTube; revised operational guide; regional activities; and workshops and seminars. ... See More +

Newsletter 99386 MAR 31, 2015

Disclosed

The little data book 2015 (Chinese)

The Little Data Book on Financial Inclusion 2015 is a pocket edition of World Development Indicators 2015. It is intended as a quick reference for users of the World Development Indicators database, book, and mobile app. ... See More +

Publication 95786 JAN 01, 2015

Disclosed

Advancing development with mobile phone locational data : improving the effectiveness of assistance (English)

Mobile phones, and especially smartphones, are opening new ways to assess and improve assistance and the delivery of basic services in the developing world. ... See More +

Brief 96230 JAN 01, 2015

Haddad,Ryan; Kelly,Timothy John Charles; Leinonen, Teemu; Saarinen, Vesa Disclosed

International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: international comparison program (ICP) in the media; ICP workshops; publications; 46th United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC) session; and ICP video tutorials. ... See More +

Newsletter 99385 DEC 31, 2014

Disclosed

Technical assessment of open data platforms for national statistical organisations (English)

The term "open data" is generally understood to be data that are made available to the public free of charge, without registration or restrictive licenses, for any purpose whatsoever (including commercial purposes), in electronic, machine-readable formats that ensure data are easy to find, download and use. ... See More +

Working Paper 92810 OCT 18, 2014

Disclosed

Comparative study of reinstatement ex-fighters in the region lakes in Africa : path, process, and paradox (English)

This report is structured in three parts. Part one is a summary document, including: (i) an executive summary (ii) an introduction; (iii) a review of core concepts of reintegration that will be referred to in this study; (iv) a meta-analysis of reintegration process¬es in the Great Lakes Region (GLR) vis-à-vis the conceptual discussion; and (v) conclusions to the summary document. ... See More +

Working Paper 102563 JUL 01, 2014

Rhea,Randolph Wallace Disclosed

The critical importance of data collection efforts in developing countries : the case of gender (English)

The World Bank’s enterprise surveys regularly collect data on private firms in the developing world. This note highlights the critical importance of such collection efforts for a better understanding of important development issues related to the private sector. ... See More +

Brief 99337 JAN 01, 2014

Amin,Mohammad Disclosed

Data and information management : manual three (English)

Data and information management refers to the development, collection, use, and preservation of data and the methods needed to acquire, control, protect, deliver, and enhance its value to achieve the goals of agricultural insurance programs. ... See More +

Working Paper 113698 JAN 01, 2014

Watts, Myles Disclosed

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Algorithms for inclusion : data driven lending for women owned SMEs (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 116858 Working Paper
Frontiers in government : big data and predictive analytics (English)
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JUN 08, 2017 116037 Working Paper
Opening up 10 years of Micro-data from Indonesia : Aceh reintegration and livelihoods survey (2008) (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 117430 Brief
High level panel : government of the future - the promise of big data applications to governments moderator guide and talking points : world government summit (English)
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FEB 12, 2017 116034 Working Paper
Big data and thriving cities : innovations in analytics to build sustainable, resilient, equitable and livable urban spaces (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113147 Working Paper
Opening up 10 years of micro-data from Indonesia (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117431 Brief
Opening up 10 years of micro-data from Indonesia (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117429 Working Paper
Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF) - Third party monitoring supervisory agent : quarterly report May – July 2016 (English)
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SEP 03, 2016 110629 Working Paper
The little data book 2016 (English)
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APR 07, 2016 104593 Publication
The little green data book 2016 (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106587 Publication
Open data for resilience initiative : policy note and principles (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 115137 Working Paper
The little data book on financial development 2015-16 (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 99453 Publication
International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for March 2015 (English)
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MAR 31, 2015 99386 Newsletter
The little data book 2015 (Chinese)
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JAN 01, 2015 95786 Publication
Advancing development with mobile phone locational data : improving the effectiveness of assistance (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 96230 Brief
International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)
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DEC 31, 2014 99385 Newsletter
Technical assessment of open data platforms for national statistical organisations (English)
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OCT 18, 2014 92810 Working Paper
Comparative study of reinstatement ex-fighters in the region lakes in Africa : path, process, and paradox (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 102563 Working Paper
The critical importance of data collection efforts in developing countries : the case of gender (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 99337 Brief
Data and information management : manual three (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 113698 Working Paper