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Learning the impact of financial education when take-up is low (English)

This note shows how big data can help combine experimental with non-experimental approaches in impact evaluations when take-up is low. In this study, author have access to a large administrative data set (of 660 MB), which follows the monthly financial indicators of each client for up to 18 months prior to the intervention and 6 months after it. ... See More +

Brief 121894 DEC 01, 2017

Ruiz Ortega,Claudia; Mckenzie,David J.; Lara Ibarra,Gabriel Disclosed

Report to the Board from the Committee on Development Effectiveness sub-committee report on data for development : an evaluation of World Bank support for data and statistical capacity and draft management response (English)

The Subcommittee of the Committee on Development Effectiveness met to consider the IEG report entitled Data for Development – An Evaluation of World Bank Support for Data and Statistical Capacity. ... See More +

Board Report 121847 AUG 30, 2017

Disclosed

The platform for collaboration on tax : a toolkit for addressing difficulties in accessing comparables data for transfer pricing analyses : Plateforme de collaboration sur les questions fiscales : boite à outils pour faire face aux difficultés liées au manque de comparables dans les analyses de prix de transfert (French)

This toolkit attempts to address some of the challenges associated with difficulties inaccessing comparables data. While 'perfect' or ideal comparables may only rarely be available,commonly the data that is available will still allow a reasonably reliable analysis to be performedand a satisfactory approximation of an arm's length outcome to be determined. ... See More +

Working Paper 116573 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

Expert group meeting : using administrative data to monitor SDG land indicator - proceedings (English)

The United Nations acknowledged the importance of tenure security for achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals by adopting indicator 1.4.2: proportion of total adult population with secure tenure rights to land, with legally recognized documentation and who perceive their rights to land as secure, by sex and by type of tenure. ... See More +

Working Paper 119691 JUL 07, 2017

Disclosed

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

The platform for collaboration on tax : a toolkit for addressing difficulties in accessing comparables data for transfer pricing analyses (English)

This toolkit attempts to address some of the challenges associated with difficulties inaccessing comparables data. While 'perfect' or ideal comparables may only rarely be available,commonly the data that is available will still allow a reasonably reliable analysis to be performedand a satisfactory approximation of an arm's length outcome to be determined. ... See More +

Working Paper 116573 JUN 22, 2017

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

World Bank support for open data : 2012 - 2017 (English)

This report summarizes the World Bank’s activities to support the Open Data efforts of developing countries during the period 2012 - 2017. It is largely descriptive, but Chapter 4 includes key analysis and lessons learned. ... See More +

Working Paper 120801 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Open data readiness assessment : Malaysia (English)

This open data readiness assessment was prepared for the Government of Malaysia, at the request of Malaysian Administrative Modernization and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU). ... See More +

Working Paper 115192 MAY 01, 2017

Zijlstra,Anton Arnold; Vaira,Carolina Luisa; Boothe,Robert Disclosed

DECPG global weekly newsletter (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: taking stock; weekly insight: recent developments and outlook in low-income countries; and tabular data on major data releases; activity and inflation; trade and finance; financial markets; and commodity prices. ... See More +

Newsletter 115013 APR 28, 2017

Disclosed

Big data in action workshop : 2017 World Government Summit (English)

: For the 2017 World Government Summit, ¬the World Bank’s Governance Practice partnered with the Big Data Program in Global Operations Knowledge Management (GOKMU) and SecondMuse to deliver a “Big Data in Action” workshop and high-level panel. ... See More +

Working Paper 114010 APR 03, 2017

Monroe,Trevor Disclosed

Big data in action for government : big data innovation in public services, policy, and engagement (English)

Governments have an opportunity to harness big data solutions to improve productivity, performance and innovation in service delivery and policymaking processes. ... See More +

Working Paper 114011 APR 03, 2017

Disclosed

Mozambique - Aid data management assessment (English)

This report is the output of a functional and technical assessment of aid data management inMozambique. The objectives of the report are to analyze why aid data management issuboptimal in Mozambique, weigh the pros and cons of potential alternatives, and propose policy changes that would allow the Government of Mozambique (GoM) to better capture,manage, publish, and use aid data for improved development results. ... See More +

Working Paper 115285 APR 01, 2017

Nombora,Dionisio Augusto; Nogueira-Budny,Daniel 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

The quest for subsidies reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region: a microsimulation approach to policy making (English)

The book is organized in two parts and ten chapters. Part one, Cross-Country Analyses, covers the comparative analyses across countries. Chapter one provides a synthesis of what we learned about subsidies reforms from a political economy perspective. ... See More +

Working Paper 115145 JAN 01, 2017

Verme,Paolo; Araar,Abdelkrim 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

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

Internal audit vice presidency (IADVP) : FY16 fourth quarter activity report (English)

The Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IAD) is an independent and objective assurance and advisory function designed to add value to the World Bank Group (WBG) by improving the operations ofthe WBG entities. ... See More +

Board Report 111808 AUG 29, 2016

Disclosed

Project Information Document (Concept Stage) - Enhancing the implementation of Public Procurement in Macedonia - P160951 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC85059 AUG 22, 2016

EvaClemente Miranda Disclosed

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Learning the impact of financial education when take-up is low (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 121894 Brief
Report to the Board from the Committee on Development Effectiveness sub-committee report on data for development : an evaluation of World Bank support for data and statistical capacity and draft management response (English)
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AUG 30, 2017 121847 Board Report
The platform for collaboration on tax : a toolkit for addressing difficulties in accessing comparables data for transfer pricing analyses : Plateforme de collaboration sur les questions fiscales : boite à outils pour faire face aux difficultés liées au manque de comparables dans les analyses de prix de transfert (French)
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AUG 01, 2017 116573 Working Paper
Expert group meeting : using administrative data to monitor SDG land indicator - proceedings (English)
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JUL 07, 2017 119691 Working Paper
Algorithms for inclusion : data driven lending for women owned SMEs (English)
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JUN 26, 2017 116858 Working Paper
The platform for collaboration on tax : a toolkit for addressing difficulties in accessing comparables data for transfer pricing analyses (English)
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JUN 22, 2017 116573 Working Paper
Frontiers in government : big data and predictive analytics (English)
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JUN 08, 2017 116037 Working Paper
World Bank support for open data : 2012 - 2017 (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 120801 Working Paper
Open data readiness assessment : Malaysia (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 115192 Working Paper
DECPG global weekly newsletter (English)
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APR 28, 2017 115013 Newsletter
Big data in action workshop : 2017 World Government Summit (English)
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APR 03, 2017 114010 Working Paper
Big data in action for government : big data innovation in public services, policy, and engagement (English)
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APR 03, 2017 114011 Working Paper
Mozambique - Aid data management assessment (English)
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APR 01, 2017 115285 Working Paper
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
The quest for subsidies reforms in the Middle East and North Africa Region: a microsimulation approach to policy making (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 115145 Working Paper
Opening up 10 years of micro-data from Indonesia (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117431 Brief
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
Internal audit vice presidency (IADVP) : FY16 fourth quarter activity report (English)
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AUG 29, 2016 111808 Board Report
Project Information Document (Concept Stage) - Enhancing the implementation of Public Procurement in Macedonia - P160951 (English)
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AUG 22, 2016 PIDC85059 Project Information Document