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Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)

The paper delves into the implications of a failure to account for rental regulation in the measurement of households' welfare, poverty, and inequality when using household surveys. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8152 JUL 20, 2017

Lara Ibarra,Gabriel; Mendiratta,Vibhuti; Vishwanath,Tara 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

Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect (English)

Program evaluations often focus on average treatment effects. However, average treatment effects miss important aspects of policy evaluation, such as the impact on inequality and whether treatment harms some individuals. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8139 JUL 06, 2017

Bedoya Arguelles,Guadalupe; Bittarello,Luca; Davis,Jonathan Martin Villars; Mittag,Nikolas Karl Disclosed

Global inequality in a more educated world (English)

In developing countries, younger and better-educated cohorts are entering the workforce. This developing world-led education wave is altering the skill composition of the global labor supply, and impacting income distribution, at the national and global levels. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8135 JUN 30, 2017

Ahmed, S. Amer; Bussolo,Maurizio; Vargas Da Cruz,Marcio Jose; Go,Delfin Sia; Osorio-Rodarte,Israel Disclosed

Sudan IDP profiling preparation (English)

This report presents preparatory work for data collection and profiling of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Abu Shouk inDarfur, one of Sudan’s largest IDP camps. ... See More +

Working Paper 116837 JUN 21, 2017

000390290:Utz Johann Pape:upape@worldbank.org; Disclosed

World development report 2017 : governance and women's economic and political participation - power inequalities, formal constraints, and norms (English)

What role do institutional constraints and social norms play in determining persistent gender gapsin economic and political participation and have institutional reforms been successful in reducing these gaps? ... See More +

World Development Report 116405 JUN 13, 2017

Milazzo,Annamaria; Goldstein,Markus P. Disclosed

World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)

This document presents the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) withthe Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) for 2017-2021. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 116234 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)

This document presents the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) withthe Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) for 2017-2021. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 116234 JUN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Djibouti - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)

Information Notice 117582 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during a period of falling inequality (English)

This paper explores perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during the 2000s and their relationship with income inequality. In line with the fall in income inequality in the region, the paper documents a widespread, although modest, decrease in the share of the population that believes income distribution is unfair. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8072 MAY 23, 2017

Reyes,German Jeremias; Gasparini,Leonardo Carlos Disclosed

Ethiopia - Country partnership framework for the period FY18 - FY22 (English)

Ethiopia has achieved substantial progress in economic, social, and human development over the past decade. The country partnership framework (CPF) draws on the findings of the World Bank Group (WBG’s) 2016 systematic country diagnostic (SCD) for Ethiopia, which identified eight binding constraints to ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, along with two overarching challenges: the need for a sustainable financing model for growth, and inadequate feedback mechanisms to facilitate citizen engagement and government account- ability. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 115135 MAY 22, 2017

Disclosed

Brazil - Country partnership framework for the period FY18 - FY23 (English)

The country partnership framework (CPF) for Brazil covers the six-year period from FY18 to FY23.1 The CPF is aligned with the objectives of the country’s development strategy as outlined in the Brazil growth strategy presented by the authorities and is rooted in the findings and recommendations of the World Bank Group (WBG) systematic country diagnostic (SCD) for Brazil, which contains an analysis of key constraints for inclusive and sustainable growth. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 113259 MAY 16, 2017

Disclosed

Cambodia - Sustaining strong growth for the benefit of all (English)

Cambodia has become one of the world’s leaders in poverty reduction and shared prosperity. Cambodia sustained an average growth rate of 7.6 percent in 1994-2015, ranking sixth in the world, and has now become a lower middle-income economy. ... See More +

Systematic Country Diagnostic 115189 MAY 09, 2017

Disclosed

Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity Through Equitable Services Project : Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity through Equitable Services Project (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSA20872 APR 27, 2017

Monchuk,Louise Victoria Disclosed

Statement by H.E. Kemi Adeosun at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)

This is a statement by H.E. Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance, Nigeria, at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017. ... See More +

Board Report 114580 APR 22, 2017

Disclosed

Lao : lasting accessible opportunities - country partnership framework for Lao PDR 2017-2021 (English)

This new Country Partnership Framework for 2017-2021 aims to support the Government of Lao PDF's 8th National Socio-Economic Development Plan, which is closely aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 114191 APR 01, 2017

Laotian Disclosed

Lao : lasting accessible opportunities - country partnership framework for Lao PDR 2017-2021 (Laotian)

This new Country Partnership Framework for 2017-2021 aims to support the Government of Lao PDF's 8th National Socio-Economic Development Plan, which is closely aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 114191 APR 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Is there enough redistribution ? (English)

This paper asks whether there are welfare gains from additional redistribution. First, it derives a sufficient condition for the existence of welfare gains from a small increase in lump-sum transfers financed by a uniform increase in labor income taxes. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8003 MAR 13, 2017

Eden,Maya Disclosed

Antidiscrimination law and shared prosperity : an analysis of the legal framework of six economies and their impact on the equality of opportunities of ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities (English)

This paper looks at the structural marginalization of eth-nic, religious, and sexual minorities in six pilot economies (Bulgaria, Mexico, Morocco, the Netherlands, Tanzania, and Vietnam) and proposes a new methodology for collecting cross-country comparable data on antidiscrimination legal frameworks. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7992 MAR 03, 2017

Panter,Elaine Rene Elizabeth; Primiani,Tanya; Hasan,Tazeen; Calderon Pontaza,Eduardo Disclosed

World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 : overview (English)

This document presents the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) withthe Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) for 2017-2021. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 116234 MAR 01, 2017

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Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)
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JUL 20, 2017 WPS8152 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring ownership, control, and use of assets (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8146 Policy Research Working Paper
Distributional impact analysis: toolkit and illustrations of impacts beyond the average treatment effect (English)
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JUL 06, 2017 WPS8139 Policy Research Working Paper
Global inequality in a more educated world (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 WPS8135 Policy Research Working Paper
Sudan IDP profiling preparation (English)
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JUN 21, 2017 116837 Working Paper
World development report 2017 : governance and women's economic and political participation - power inequalities, formal constraints, and norms (English)
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JUN 13, 2017 116405 World Development Report
World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)
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JUN 01, 2017 116234 Country Assistance Strategy Document
World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 (Vol. 2) (Laotian)
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JUN 01, 2017 116234 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Djibouti - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 117582 Information Notice
Perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during a period of falling inequality (English)
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MAY 23, 2017 WPS8072 Policy Research Working Paper
Ethiopia - Country partnership framework for the period FY18 - FY22 (English)
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MAY 22, 2017 115135 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Brazil - Country partnership framework for the period FY18 - FY23 (English)
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MAY 16, 2017 113259 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Cambodia - Sustaining strong growth for the benefit of all (English)
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MAY 09, 2017 115189 Systematic Country Diagnostic
Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity Through Equitable Services Project : Ethiopia - Enhancing Shared Prosperity through Equitable Services Project (English)
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APR 27, 2017 PIDISDSA20872 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Statement by H.E. Kemi Adeosun at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)
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APR 22, 2017 114580 Board Report
Lao : lasting accessible opportunities - country partnership framework for Lao PDR 2017-2021 (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114191 Working Paper Laotian
Lao : lasting accessible opportunities - country partnership framework for Lao PDR 2017-2021 (Laotian)
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APR 01, 2017 114191 Working Paper English
Is there enough redistribution ? (English)
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MAR 13, 2017 WPS8003 Policy Research Working Paper
Antidiscrimination law and shared prosperity : an analysis of the legal framework of six economies and their impact on the equality of opportunities of ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities (English)
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MAR 03, 2017 WPS7992 Policy Research Working Paper
World Bank Group country partnership framework for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, 2017-2021 : overview (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 116234 Country Assistance Strategy Document