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A skills-based human capital framework to understand the phenomenon of youth economic disengagement (English)

This paper revisits traditional human capital models and proposes a new conceptual framework of human capital accumulation, anchored in skills development, to illustrate the phenomenon and implications of youth economic disengagement. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8348 FEB 20, 2018

Angel-Urdinola,Diego; Mayer Gukovas,Renata Disclosed

Iraq - Emergency Operation for Development Project : chair summary (English)

Executive Directors approved the additional financing to the Republic of Iraq towards the Emergency Operation for Development Project (EODP) on the terms and conditions set out in the memorandum and recommendation of the President. ... See More +

Board Report 120901 OCT 31, 2017

Disclosed

Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique (English)

Mozambique is among the African countries most exposed to weather-related hazards. Using detailed gridded precipitation data for individuals' birth-year and birth-district, this study investigates the effects of extreme rainfall anomalies around the time of birth on long-run well-being. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8167 AUG 14, 2017

Baez Ramirez,Javier Eduardo; Caruso,German Daniel; Niu,Chiyu Disclosed

Madagascar - Madagascar Statistical Capacity Building Project (English)

The development objective of Statistical Capacity Building Project for Madagascar is to strengthen the capacity of the National Statistics Institute (INSTAT) to produce quality statistics and to enhance its statistical dissemination practices. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1979 MAR 08, 2017

Disclosed

Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030 (English)

As global extreme poverty has fallen -- by one measure, from close to 2 billion people in 1990 to about 700 million today -- the world has learned about antipoverty strategies that work. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7892 NOV 15, 2016

Gill,Indermit S.; Revenga,Ana L.; Zeballos,Christian Disclosed

Intergenerational education mobility in Africa : has progress been inclusive ? (English)

This paper employs nationally representative household survey data on parents of adult individuals to analyze the intergenerational transmission of education in nine Sub-Saharan African countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7843 SEP 29, 2016

Azomahou,Theophile T.; Yitbarek,Eleni Abraham Disclosed

Sustaining impacts when transfers end : the role of women leaders for aspirations and human capital investments (English)

Sustainability of short-term interventions may depend on whether they manage to change families’ attitudes towards the future and related social norms. ... See More +

Working Paper 121569 SEP 17, 2016

Macours,Karen; Vakis,Renos Disclosed

Demographic change in Uruguay : economic opportunities and challenges (English)

The population of Uruguay is undergoing a slow but sustained aging process, driven by the demographic transition that started early in the twentieth century. ... See More +

Publication 106151 JUN 10, 2016

Disclosed

Djibouti - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2014-FY2017 (English)

The first joint International Development Association (IDA), International Finance Corporation (IFC), Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for FY14-17 for Djibouti was discussed by the Board of Directors in March 2014. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 104985 MAY 03, 2016

Arabic, French Disclosed

Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - TZ-PSSN Additional Financing - P151838 (English)

Project Information Document PIDA35537 APR 07, 2016

ManuelSalazar

The impact of vocational schooling on human capital development in developing countries : evidence from China (English)

A number of developing countries are currently promoting vocational education and training (VET) as a way to build human capital and strengthen economic growth. ... See More +

Journal Article 112482 AUG 27, 2015

Loyalka,Prashant Kumar; Huang,Xiaoting; Zhang,Linxiu; Wei,Jianguo; Yi,Hongmei; Song,Yingquan; Shi,Yaojiang; Chu,James Disclosed

Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, December 16, 2013 (English)

Minutes 83753 DEC 16, 2013

Disclosed

Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, November 18, 2013 (English)

Minutes 83752 NOV 18, 2013

Disclosed

Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of the meeting held on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 (English)

Minutes 83751 NOV 13, 2013

Disclosed

Uruguay - UY Promoting Innovation to Enhance Competitiveness : P095520 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 13 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR10174 MAY 27, 2013

Ambasz,Diego

Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, December 17, 2012 (English)

Minutes 75090 DEC 17, 2012

Disclosed

Jamaica - Social Protection Project : P105024 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR8023 OCT 15, 2012

Lamanna,Francesca Disclosed

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A skills-based human capital framework to understand the phenomenon of youth economic disengagement (English)
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FEB 20, 2018 WPS8348 Policy Research Working Paper
Iraq - Emergency Operation for Development Project : chair summary (English)
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OCT 31, 2017 120901 Board Report
Tracing back the weather origins of human welfare: evidence from Mozambique (English)
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AUG 14, 2017 WPS8167 Policy Research Working Paper
Madagascar - Madagascar Statistical Capacity Building Project (English)
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MAR 08, 2017 PAD1979 Project Appraisal Document
Congo, Democratic Republic of - Human Development Systems Strengthening Project : technical mission - November 28 to December 2, 2016 : République Démocratique du Congo - Projet de Renforcement de Systèmes de Développement Humain : mission technique - du 28 Novembre au 2 Décembre 2016 (French)
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DEC 02, 2016 114044 Aide Memoire
Grow, invest, insure : a game plan to end extreme poverty by 2030 (English)
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NOV 15, 2016 WPS7892 Policy Research Working Paper
Intergenerational education mobility in Africa : has progress been inclusive ? (English)
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SEP 29, 2016 WPS7843 Policy Research Working Paper
Sustaining impacts when transfers end : the role of women leaders for aspirations and human capital investments (English)
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SEP 17, 2016 121569 Working Paper
Demographic change in Uruguay : economic opportunities and challenges (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 106151 Publication
Djibouti - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2014-FY2017 (English)
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MAY 03, 2016 104985 Country Assistance Strategy Document Arabic, French
Project Information Document (Appraisal Stage) - TZ-PSSN Additional Financing - P151838 (English)
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APR 07, 2016 PIDA35537 Project Information Document
The impact of vocational schooling on human capital development in developing countries : evidence from China (English)
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AUG 27, 2015 112482 Journal Article
Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, December 16, 2013 (English)
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DEC 16, 2013 83753 Minutes
Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, November 18, 2013 (English)
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NOV 18, 2013 83752 Minutes
Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of the meeting held on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 (English)
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NOV 13, 2013 83751 Minutes
Uruguay - UY Promoting Innovation to Enhance Competitiveness : P095520 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 13 (English)
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MAY 27, 2013 ISR10174 Implementation Status and Results Report
Human Resources Committee (HRC) : minutes of meeting held on Monday, December 17, 2012 (English)
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DEC 17, 2012 75090 Minutes
Jamaica - Social Protection Project : P105024 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)
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OCT 15, 2012 ISR8023 Implementation Status and Results Report