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Mongolia - EAST ASIA AND PACIFIC- P159215- Mongolia Employment Support Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP22092 JUN 28, 2019

Purevsuren Yura Disclosed

Kenya - AFRICA- P152394- Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP16501 JAN 23, 2019

George Sangai Marwa (Dr) Disclosed

Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Main Report (English)

The number of individuals who have crossed borders has mushroomed over recent years. The phenomenon of international migration, however, is heterogeneous in terms of the underlying motives and aspirations of migrants. ... See More +

Working Paper 130020 SEP 01, 2018

Cho,Yoonyoung; Denisova,Anastasiya; Yi,Soonhwa; Khadka,Upasana Disclosed

Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Policy Mechanism : Bilateral Labor Agreements (English)

Bilateral labor agreements (BLAs) play an important role in facilitating temporary labor mobility across borders, especially for low-skilled workers, and promote mutually beneficial economic gains for all involved - workers and employers as well as sending and receiving countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 130027 JUL 01, 2018

Korean Disclosed

Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Policy Mechanism : Bilateral Labor Agreements (Korean)

Bilateral labor agreements (BLAs) play an important role in facilitating temporary labor mobility across borders, especially for low-skilled workers, and promote mutually beneficial economic gains for all involved - workers and employers as well as sending and receiving countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 130027 JUL 01, 2018

English Disclosed

Fast, easy, and cheap job matching : social networks in Bangladesh (English)

This paper uncovers the reason why social networks are used in a job market. The data are novel: a nationally representative matched employer-employee data set in Bangladesh with detailed information, including direct measures of the use of social networks. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8107 JUN 20, 2017

Matsuda,Norihiko; Nomura,Shinsaku Disclosed

2017 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)

This paper presents the results of the 2017 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group. The main objective of this paper is to seek Board approval for the (i) 2017 (FY18) structure adjustments for World Bank Group (WBG) Washington-appointed staff and Country/Satellite Office staff, and (ii) the proposed refinements to Special Compensation Measures for Country Office compensation. ... See More +

Board Report 120690 JUN 15, 2017

Disclosed

Jordan - Jordan Support Building Active Labor Market Program : P145241 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR19232 JUL 20, 2015

Razmara,Setareh

2015 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)

This paper: (i) presents proposals for the 2015 review of World Bank Group (WBG) staff compensation, and (ii) provides an update of the current ongoing compensation reforms, particularly regarding Country Office compensation. ... See More +

Board Report 120608 JUN 11, 2015

Disclosed

Testing job matching services for unemployed educated youth in Jordan (English)

This note tests the extent to which search and matching frictions are the cause of high levels of unemployment for educated youth in Jordan, and whether a job matching service can reduce unemployment. ... See More +

Brief 91227 SEP 01, 2014

Groh,Matthew Robert; Mckenzie,David J.; Shammout,Nour Musallam; Vishwanath,Tara Disclosed

Jordan - Support to Building Active Labor Market Project :procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 88437 MAY 28, 2014

Disclosed

Egypt, Arab Republic of - Egypt Job Readiness & Job Placement for Marginalized Youth : P119401 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR13727 MAY 17, 2014

Kaur,Iqbal

Jordan - Support to Building Active Labor Market Program Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 87794 APR 25, 2014

Disclosed

2012 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)

This paper presents the results of the 2012 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (WBG). This compensation review paper covers recommendations for staff salaries in Washington Headquarters (HQ) and 128 locations outside of Washington, and it is the first time that full comprehensive market compensation reviews are conducted at the same time. ... See More +

Board Report 71499 JUL 10, 2012

Disclosed

Mobile phone and employment (English)

Mainly three functions of the mobile phone are utilized in developing countries: (i) voice, (ii) SMS, and (iii) mobile application. Through combining these functions, mobile phones have been used to collect data, provide information and services, and act as an intermediary platform to solve issues in different sectors. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 79788 DEC 01, 2011

Imaizumi, Saori Disclosed

Spurring development through a Seasonal Migration Program (English)

Lack of mobility of labor is likely the biggest distortion in global factor markets, resulting in large differences in the productivity and income a given worker can have in different places. ... See More +

Brief 63672 DEC 01, 2010

Gibson, John; Mckenzie,David J. Disclosed

Economic reforms and total factor productivity growth in Latin America and the Caribbean (1950-95) - an empirical note (English)

The authors rely on a series of growth accounting exercises to determine whether the growth rate of total factor productivity (TFP) or the unexplained portion of GDP growth (after controlling for the accumulation of capital per worker) in 18 Latin American and Caribbean economies has benefited from economic reform. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2114 MAY 31, 1999

Fajnzylber, Pablo; Lederman, Daniel

The relative effects of skill formation and job matching on wage growth in Ethiopia (English)

The author analyzes production and labor market data for a random selection of small to medium-size firms in Ethiopia to answer two questions: 1) Does a worker's marginal productivity increase with time in the labor market or with job security, as must be the case if on-the-job skill formation or job matching has anything to do with the dynamics of wages observed in the data? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2104 APR 30, 1999

Mengistae, Taye

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Mongolia - EAST ASIA AND PACIFIC- P159215- Mongolia Employment Support Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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JUN 28, 2019 STEP22092 Procurement Plan
Kenya - AFRICA- P152394- Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - Procurement Plan (English)
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JAN 23, 2019 STEP16501 Procurement Plan
Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Main Report (English)
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SEP 01, 2018 130020 Working Paper
Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Policy Mechanism : Bilateral Labor Agreements (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 130027 Working Paper Korean
Bilateral Arrangement of Temporary Labor Migration : Lessons from Korea’s Employment Permit System - Policy Mechanism : Bilateral Labor Agreements (Korean)
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JUL 01, 2018 130027 Working Paper English
Fast, easy, and cheap job matching : social networks in Bangladesh (English)
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JUN 20, 2017 WPS8107 Policy Research Working Paper
2017 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)
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JUN 15, 2017 120690 Board Report
Jordan - Jordan Support Building Active Labor Market Program : P145241 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
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JUL 20, 2015 ISR19232 Implementation Status and Results Report
2015 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)
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JUN 11, 2015 120608 Board Report
Testing job matching services for unemployed educated youth in Jordan (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 91227 Brief
Jordan - Support to Building Active Labor Market Project :procurement plan (English)
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MAY 28, 2014 88437 Procurement Plan
Egypt, Arab Republic of - Egypt Job Readiness & Job Placement for Marginalized Youth : P119401 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
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MAY 17, 2014 ISR13727 Implementation Status and Results Report
Jordan - Support to Building Active Labor Market Program Project : procurement plan (English)
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APR 25, 2014 87794 Procurement Plan
2012 review of staff compensation for the World Bank Group (English)
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JUL 10, 2012 71499 Board Report
Mobile phone and employment (English)
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DEC 01, 2011 79788 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Spurring development through a Seasonal Migration Program (English)
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DEC 01, 2010 63672 Brief
Economic reforms and total factor productivity growth in Latin America and the Caribbean (1950-95) - an empirical note (English)
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MAY 31, 1999 WPS2114 Policy Research Working Paper
The relative effects of skill formation and job matching on wage growth in Ethiopia (English)
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APR 30, 1999 WPS2104 Policy Research Working Paper