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Disclosable Restructuring Paper - Survey on Household Living Conditions - P158724 (English)

Project Paper Survey on Household Living Conditions RES31242 MAR 20, 2018

Badiani-Magnusson,Reena Chandu Disclosed

The state of social safety nets 2018 (English)

This third edition of The State of Social Safety Nets examines trends in coverage, spending,and program performance using the World Bank Atlas of Social Protection Indicators of Resilience and Equity (ASPIRE) updated database. ... See More +

Publication 124300 MAR 14, 2018

Ivaschenko,Oleksiy; Rodriguez Alas,Claudia P; Novikova,Marina; Romero Robayo,Carolina; Bowen,Thomas Vaughan; Zhu,Linghui Disclosed

Gender differences in poverty and household composition through the life-cycle : a global perspective (English)

This paper uses household surveys from 89 countries to look at gender differences in poverty in the developing world. In the absence of individual-level poverty data, the paper looks at what can we learn in terms of gender differences by looking at the available individual and household level information. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8360 MAR 06, 2018

Munoz Boudet,Ana Maria; Buitrago,Paola; Leroy De La Briere,Benedicte; Newhouse,David Locke; Rubiano Matulevich,Eliana Carolina; Scott,Kinnon; Suarez Becerra,Pablo Disclosed

How well do we measure non-cognitive skills in developing countries? Initial lessons from STEP skills measurement program (English)

Standard skills indicators leave an information gap on workforce skill characteristics, job skill requirements, and quality of worker-job matches that prevents policymakers from making informed and timely decisions on training and education for current and future employees. ... See More +

Brief 123792 MAR 01, 2018

Laajaj,Rachid; Arias Diaz,Omar S.; Macours,Karen; Rubio-Codina,Marta; Vakis,Renos Disclosed

India's internal labor migration paradox : the statistical and the real (English)

Internal labor migration rates in India have been largely static and low in recent times compared with those in other countries. This is a cause for concern because internal migration for economic reasons can promote the agglomeration of economic activity in more productive locations and directly contribute to reducing poverty through remittances. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8356 FEB 26, 2018

Nayyar,Gaurav; Kim,Kyoung Yang Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Chad Statistical Development - P159434 - Sequence No : 02 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR31160 JAN 05, 2018

Sanoh,Aly Disclosed

Kenya - Kenya Statistics Program for Results : P149718 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR30948 JAN 04, 2018

Mistiaen,Johan A. Disclosed

Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP5956 DEC 28, 2017

Set Fong Cheung Tung Shing Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Ethiopia Statistics for Results Project - P147356 - Sequence No : 06 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR30822 DEC 27, 2017

Bundervoet,Tom Disclosed

Grenada - Safety Net Advancement Project : restructuring (English)

The objectives of the Safety Net Advancement Project for Grenada are to: (i) strengthen the basic architecture of the consolidated Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program and the capacity of the Ministry of Social Development to implement it; (ii) improve coverage of poor households receiving cash transfers; and (iii) improve education outcomes of poor children and health monitoring of vulnerable households. ... See More +

Project Paper RES30582 DEC 20, 2017

Disclosed

Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP5769 DEC 18, 2017

Set Fong Cheung Tung Shing Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Sierra Leone Integrated Household Survey - P157778 - Sequence No : 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR29856 OCT 18, 2017

De La Fuente,Alejandro Disclosed

Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP4261 OCT 07, 2017

Set Fong Cheung Tung Shing Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Bangladesh Safety Net Systems for the Poorest Project - P132634 - Sequence No : 09 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR29723 OCT 03, 2017

Namara,Suleiman Disclosed

Could the debate be over ? errors in farmer-reported production and their implications for the inverse scale-productivity relationship in Uganda (English)

Based on a two-round household panel survey conducted in Eastern Uganda, this study shows that the analysis of the inverse scale-productivity relationship is highly sensitive to how plot-level maize production, hence yield (production divided by GPS-based plot area), is measured. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8192 SEP 12, 2017

Gourlay,Sydney; Kilic,Talip; Lobell,David Disclosed

Measuring women's agency (English)

Improving women's agency, namely their ability to define goals and act on them, is crucial for advancing gender equality and the empowerment of women. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8148 JUL 18, 2017

Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Koolwal,Gayatri B.; Annan,Jeannie Ruth; Falb,Kathryn; Goldstein,Markus P. Disclosed

Measuring time use in development settings (English)

This paper discusses the challenges associated with collecting time-use data in developing countries. The paper suggests potential solutions, concentrating on the two most common time-use methods used in development settings: stylized questions and time diaries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8147 JUL 18, 2017

Seymour,Greg; Malapit,Hazel Jean; Quisumbing,Agnes R. Disclosed

Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets (English)

Assets generate and help diversify income, provide collateral to access credit, alleviate liquidity constraints in the face of shocks, and are key inputs into empowerment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8146 JUL 18, 2017

Doss,Cheryl; Kieran,Caitlin; Kilic,Talip Disclosed

Tajikistan - Republic of Tajikistan - Implementation of the NSDS : P145185 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR29023 JUL 17, 2017

Rajabov,Alisher Disclosed

Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys (English)

Research has provided robust evidence for the use of GPS technology to be the scalable gold standard in land area measurement in household surveys. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8138 JUL 06, 2017

Kilic,Talip; Yacoubou Djima,Ismael; Carletto,Calogero Disclosed

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Disclosable Restructuring Paper - Survey on Household Living Conditions - P158724 (English)
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MAR 20, 2018 RES31242 Project Paper Survey on Household Living Conditions
The state of social safety nets 2018 (English)
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MAR 14, 2018 124300 Publication
Gender differences in poverty and household composition through the life-cycle : a global perspective (English)
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MAR 06, 2018 WPS8360 Policy Research Working Paper
How well do we measure non-cognitive skills in developing countries? Initial lessons from STEP skills measurement program (English)
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MAR 01, 2018 123792 Brief
India's internal labor migration paradox : the statistical and the real (English)
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FEB 26, 2018 WPS8356 Policy Research Working Paper
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Chad Statistical Development - P159434 - Sequence No : 02 (English)
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JAN 05, 2018 ISR31160 Implementation Status and Results Report
Kenya - Kenya Statistics Program for Results : P149718 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
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JAN 04, 2018 ISR30948 Implementation Status and Results Report
Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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DEC 28, 2017 STEP5956 Procurement Plan
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Ethiopia Statistics for Results Project - P147356 - Sequence No : 06 (English)
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DEC 27, 2017 ISR30822 Implementation Status and Results Report
Grenada - Safety Net Advancement Project : restructuring (English)
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DEC 20, 2017 RES30582 Project Paper
Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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DEC 18, 2017 STEP5769 Procurement Plan
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Sierra Leone Integrated Household Survey - P157778 - Sequence No : 01 (English)
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OCT 18, 2017 ISR29856 Implementation Status and Results Report
Mauritius/AFRICA- P163248- Mauritius Statistical Capacity Building Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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OCT 07, 2017 STEP4261 Procurement Plan
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Bangladesh Safety Net Systems for the Poorest Project - P132634 - Sequence No : 09 (English)
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OCT 03, 2017 ISR29723 Implementation Status and Results Report
Could the debate be over ? errors in farmer-reported production and their implications for the inverse scale-productivity relationship in Uganda (English)
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SEP 12, 2017 WPS8192 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring women's agency (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8148 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring time use in development settings (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8147 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8146 Policy Research Working Paper
Tajikistan - Republic of Tajikistan - Implementation of the NSDS : P145185 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 (English)
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JUL 17, 2017 ISR29023 Implementation Status and Results Report
Mission impossible? exploring the promise of multiple imputation for predicting missing GPS-based land area measures in household surveys (English)
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JUL 06, 2017 WPS8138 Policy Research Working Paper