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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? : ¿Ha sido limitado el crecimiento inclusivo en la República Dominicana por los mercados laborales? (Spanish)

The strong economic growth enjoyed by the Dominican Republic following its 2003 domestic crisis was not matched by similarly substantial progress in poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 117877 AUG 01, 2017

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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? (English)

The strong economic growth enjoyed by the Dominican Republic following its 2003 domestic crisis was not matched by similarly substantial progress in poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 117877 AUG 01, 2017

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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

Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (English)

A gap between male and female farmers in agricultural production, both in terms of output and productivity, has been largely documented across Sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Brief 115015 MAY 01, 2017

Carranza,Eliana; Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Jones,Rachel Winter; Rouanet,Lea Marie French Disclosed

Threat or help? : the effects of unskilled immigrant workers on national productivity growth (English)

While unskilled immigrant workers have relatively low formal human capital, theory suggests that they can still contribute to productivity improvements by helping to increase efficiency and upgrading the skills of the native labor force. ... See More +

Brief 113185 MAR 01, 2017

Devadas,Sharmila Disclosed

Armenia - Leveling the STEM playing field for women : differences in opportunity and outcomes in fields of study and the labor market : պայմանների ապահովում բնագիտության, տեխնոլոգիայի, ճարտարագիտության և մաթեմատիկայի (STEM) բնագավառներում (Luhya,Armenian)

This report summarizes the challenges facing Armenian women at school and in the workplace with a special focus on STEM-related employment. As the world transitions to an increasingly digital economy, jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) will become a powerful driver of economic growth in the twenty-first century. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS21924 MAR 01, 2017

Inoue,Keiko; Bailey,Laura E.; Aedo Inostroza,Mario Cristian Disclosed

The changing structure of Africa's economies (English)

Data from the Groningen Growth and Development Center's Africa Sector Database and the Demographic and Health Surveys reveals that much of Africa's recent growth and poverty reduction has been associated with a substantive decline in the share of the labor force engaged in agriculture. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7958 JAN 30, 2017

Diao,Xinshen; Harttgen,Kenneth; Mcmillan,Margaret S. Disclosed

Results of the Kosovo 2015 : labour force survey : Rezultatet e anketës së fuqisë : punëtore 2015 në Kosovë (Basque,Albanian)

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) began conducting the Labor Force Survey (LFS) in 2001 and then undertook LFS on an almost annual basis until 2009. ... See More +

Working Paper 108798 JUN 01, 2016

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Results of the Kosovo 2015 : labour force survey : Anketa o radnoj snazi : rezultati za Kosovo 2015 (Serbian)

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) began conducting the Labor Force Survey (LFS) in 2001 and then undertook LFS on an almost annual basis until 2009. ... See More +

Working Paper 108798 JUN 01, 2016

English Disclosed

A guide to warehouse receipt financing reform : legislative reform (English)

The main objective of this Guide to Warehouse Receipt Financing Reform is to provide technical advice and guidance to reformers, project teams supporting reforms, donor institutions, government officials, private stakeholders and other practitioners on the different aspects related to the implementation of the law and regulations governing the operation of warehouses, warehouse licensing and supervision, and the issuance and role of documents of title in emerging market countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 108450 JAN 01, 2016

Shiels,Damien; Saint-Geours,Jean Edouard Albert Disclosed

Performance standards objectives (English)

This report presents performance standards objectives on following topics: assessment and management of environmental and social risks and impacts; labor and working conditions; resource efficiency and pollution prevention; community health, safety and security; land acquisition and involuntary resettlement; biodiversity conservation and sustainable management of living natural resources; indigenous peoples; and cultural heritage. ... See More +

Working Paper 110664 JAN 01, 2016

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Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Turkish)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Spanish)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Russian)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, French, Chinese, English, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (French)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, English, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Chinese)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, English, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Arabic)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (English)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, Turkish Disclosed

Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Portuguese)

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC’s) sustainability framework articulates the Corporation’s strategic commitment to sustainable development, and is an integral part of IFC’s approach to risk management. ... See More +

Working Paper 113838 JAN 01, 2012

Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish Disclosed

Measure and improve your labor standards performance : performance standard 2 handbook for labor and working conditions (English)

IFC has published Measure and Improve Your Labor Standards Performance, a handbook for the implementation of IFC's Performance Standard 2 (PS2). ... See More +

Working Paper 62629 JUN 01, 2010

Hwang,Jane C.; Moss,Craig Allan Disclosed

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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? : ¿Ha sido limitado el crecimiento inclusivo en la República Dominicana por los mercados laborales? (Spanish)
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AUG 01, 2017 117877 Working Paper
Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 117877 Working Paper
Measuring time use in development settings (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8147 Policy Research Working Paper
Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote d'Ivoire : Time and money : a study of labor constraints for female cotton producers in Cote D'Ivoire (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 115015 Brief French
Threat or help? : the effects of unskilled immigrant workers on national productivity growth (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 113185 Brief
Armenia - Leveling the STEM playing field for women : differences in opportunity and outcomes in fields of study and the labor market : պայմանների ապահովում բնագիտության, տեխնոլոգիայի, ճարտարագիտության և մաթեմատիկայի (STEM) բնագավառներում (Luhya,Armenian)
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MAR 01, 2017 ACS21924 Working Paper
The changing structure of Africa's economies (English)
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JAN 30, 2017 WPS7958 Policy Research Working Paper
Results of the Kosovo 2015 : labour force survey : Rezultatet e anketës së fuqisë : punëtore 2015 në Kosovë (Basque,Albanian)
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JUN 01, 2016 108798 Working Paper
Results of the Kosovo 2015 : labour force survey : Anketa o radnoj snazi : rezultati za Kosovo 2015 (Serbian)
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JUN 01, 2016 108798 Working Paper English
A guide to warehouse receipt financing reform : legislative reform (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 108450 Working Paper
Performance standards objectives (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 110664 Working Paper
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Turkish)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, French, Chinese, English, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (French)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, English, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Chinese)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, English, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Arabic)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, French, Chinese, Turkish
Overview of performance standards on environmental and social sustainability : performance standard 2 - labor and working conditions (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2012 113838 Working Paper Spanish, Arabic, Russian, French, Chinese, English, Turkish
Measure and improve your labor standards performance : performance standard 2 handbook for labor and working conditions (English)
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JUN 01, 2010 62629 Working Paper