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Are Budget Rigidities a Source of Fiscal Distress and a Constraint for Fiscal Consolidation ? (English)

This paper studies whether budget rigidities affect the probability of countries getting into fiscal distress and reduce the likelihood of governments performing fiscal adjustments. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8957 AUG 06, 2019

Munoz,Ercio; Olaberria,Eduardo Disclosed

On Promoting Fiscal Discipline : The Role of Exchange Rate Regimes, Fiscal Rules and Institutions (English)

This paper examines how fiscal rules, exchange rate regimes, and institutional quality affect the cyclical behavior of fiscal policy (how government spending responds to fluctuations in gross domestic product). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8964 AUG 06, 2019

Keita,Kady Synthia; Turcu,Camelia Disclosed

World Bank Group Support in Situations Involving Conflict-Induced Displacement (English)

Sector or Thematic Evaluation 137634 JUN 20, 2019

Disclosed

Grow With the Flow : An Independent Evaluation of World Bank Group Support to Facilitating Trade 2006-17 (English)

The evaluation examines the development effectiveness of the World Bank Group’s support for trade facilitation and identifies lessons for future engagement. ... See More +

Sector or Thematic Evaluation 135550 APR 15, 2019

Disclosed

How Mass Immigration Affects Countries with Weak Economic Institutions : A Natural Experiment in Jordan (English)

To what extent does immigration affect the economic institutions in destination countries? While there is much evidence that economic institutions in developed nations are either unaffected or improved after immigration, there is little evidence of how immigration affects the economic institutions of developing countries that typically have weaker institutions. ... See More +

WPS8817 APR 11, 2019

Nowrasteh,Alex; Forrester,Andrew C.; Blondin,Cole Disclosed

The Greek Pension Reforms : Crises and NDC Attempts Awaiting Completion (English)

Greece’s current pension system relies almost exclusively on the state and remains staunchly pay-as-you-go (PAYG) and defined benefit (DB). This paper offers a radical proposal for change: (i) a new multi-pillar notional and financial defined contribution (NDC and FDC) pension system for all generations first insured after 1993, with contribution rates for primary pensions reduced by 50 percent; and (ii) a transitional system for those first insured before 1993. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 136547 APR 01, 2019

Nektarios,Milton; Tinios,Platon Disclosed

Regulation of Water Supply and Sanitation in Bank Client Countries : A Fresh Look (English)

This discussion paper supplements the 2018 World Bank Global Study on Aligning Institutions and Incentives for Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation (WSS), which promotes holistic approaches in shaping policies, institutions, and regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 132262 NOV 01, 2018

Mumssen,Yogita; Saltiel,Gustavo; Kingdom,William D.; Sadik,Norhan Mohamed; Ribeiro Da Cunha Marques,Rui Domingos Disclosed

Water Utility Turnaround Framework : A Guide for Improving Performance (Vol. 2) (English)

In many urban areas around the world, public utilities provide water supply and sanitation (WSS) services. While some of these urban public water and sanitation utilities ("water utilities") perform well, others suffer from the types of performance issues observed in many public sector entities, such as low operating and investment efficiency. ... See More +

Working Paper 132118 NOV 01, 2018

Soppe,Gerhardus Nicolaas Albertus; Janson,Nils M.; Piantini, Scarlett Disclosed

Pakistan - PK: Power Sector Reform DPC (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0021106 OCT 11, 2018

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Armenia - Local Economy and Infrastructure Development Project : Environmental Assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and Social Management Plan for Rehabilitation of the Road Segment Leading to Tatev Monastery (English)

The development objective of the Local Economy and Infrastructure Development Project for Armenia is to improve infrastructure services and institutional capacity for increased tourism contribution to local economy in selected regions of Armenia. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG4922 OCT 01, 2018

Armenia Disclosed

Afghanistan - AF: ARTF-2nd Judicial Reform Project (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0021325 SEP 30, 2018

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Selective control : the political economy of censorship (English)

In recent years, alongside democratic backsliding and security threats, censorship is increasingly used by governments and other societal actors to control the media. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8556 AUG 16, 2018

Corduneanu Huci,Cristina; Hamilton,Alexander James Disclosed

Taking stock of the political economy of power sector reforms in developing countries : a literature review (English)

The power sector reform experiences of developing countries vary greatly. To help explain this from a political economy perspective, this paper reviews several dozen statistical analyses, multi-country case studies, and development practice publications. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8518 JUL 11, 2018

Lee,Alan David; Usman,Zainab Disclosed

Assessing the Political Economy of Energy Subsidies to Support Policy Reform Operations : Political Economy (English)

This note comes in three sections. First, the information required for political economy analysis of energy subsidy reforms is presented. Second, a summary is given of the information that can usually be obtained through desk research to provide the context for subsequent interviews and another field research. ... See More +

Report 128034 JUN 30, 2018

Victor,David G.; Inchauste Comboni,Maria Gabriela; Schiffer,Eva Disclosed

Myanmar - Investment Analysis and Implementation Options for Digital Government Project (English)

The Government of Myanmar (GOM) is assessing a possible investment in a digital government project, as the first phase of implementation of their e-Governance master plan and overall digital development efforts. ... See More +

Report AUS0000072 JUN 27, 2018

Disclosed

Benin - BJ PRSC 9 Poverty Reduction Support Cdt. (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0021139 JUN 07, 2018

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Anatomy of credit-less recoveries (English)

The recovery from the global crisis that erupted in 2007 shows that the decoupling between real and financial variables during the business cycle can lead to negative and long-lasting consequences for the economy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8465 JUN 05, 2018

Corrado,Luis; Rossi,Isolina Disclosed

Privilege-Resistant Policies in the Middle East and North Africa (English)

Unemployment rates in the region are among the highest in the world, especially for young graduates. Recent analytic work trying to explain weak job creation and insufficient private sector dynamism points to formal and informal barriers to entry and competition. ... See More +

Publication 130472 JUN 02, 2018

Mahmood,Syed Akhtar; Ait Ali Slimane,Meriem Arabic, French Disclosed

Privilege-Resistant Policies in the Middle East and North Africa (French)

Unemployment rates in the region are among the highest in the world, especially for young graduates. Recent analytic work trying to explain weak job creation and insufficient private sector dynamism points to formal and informal barriers to entry and competition. ... See More +

Publication 130472 JUN 02, 2018

Mahmood,Syed A.; Ait Ali Slimane,Meriem English, Arabic Disclosed

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Are Budget Rigidities a Source of Fiscal Distress and a Constraint for Fiscal Consolidation ? (English)
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AUG 06, 2019 WPS8957 Policy Research Working Paper
On Promoting Fiscal Discipline : The Role of Exchange Rate Regimes, Fiscal Rules and Institutions (English)
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AUG 06, 2019 WPS8964 Policy Research Working Paper
World Bank Group Support in Situations Involving Conflict-Induced Displacement (English)
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JUN 20, 2019 137634 Sector or Thematic Evaluation
Grow With the Flow : An Independent Evaluation of World Bank Group Support to Facilitating Trade 2006-17 (English)
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APR 15, 2019 135550 Sector or Thematic Evaluation
How Mass Immigration Affects Countries with Weak Economic Institutions : A Natural Experiment in Jordan (English)
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APR 11, 2019 WPS8817
The Greek Pension Reforms : Crises and NDC Attempts Awaiting Completion (English)
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APR 01, 2019 136547 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Official Documents- Reimbursable Advisory Services Agreement between the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare of the Republic of Paraguay and IBRD Ref. P168802 (English)
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Regulation of Water Supply and Sanitation in Bank Client Countries : A Fresh Look (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 132262 Working Paper
Water Utility Turnaround Framework : A Guide for Improving Performance (Vol. 2) (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 132118 Working Paper
Pakistan - PK: Power Sector Reform DPC (English)
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OCT 11, 2018 ICRR0021106 Implementation Completion Report Review
Armenia - Local Economy and Infrastructure Development Project : Environmental Assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental and Social Management Plan for Rehabilitation of the Road Segment Leading to Tatev Monastery (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 SFG4922 Environmental Assessment
Afghanistan - AF: ARTF-2nd Judicial Reform Project (English)
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SEP 30, 2018 ICRR0021325 Implementation Completion Report Review
Selective control : the political economy of censorship (English)
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AUG 16, 2018 WPS8556 Policy Research Working Paper
Taking stock of the political economy of power sector reforms in developing countries : a literature review (English)
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JUL 11, 2018 WPS8518 Policy Research Working Paper
Assessing the Political Economy of Energy Subsidies to Support Policy Reform Operations : Political Economy (English)
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JUN 30, 2018 128034 Report
Myanmar - Investment Analysis and Implementation Options for Digital Government Project (English)
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JUN 27, 2018 AUS0000072 Report
Benin - BJ PRSC 9 Poverty Reduction Support Cdt. (English)
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JUN 07, 2018 ICRR0021139 Implementation Completion Report Review
Anatomy of credit-less recoveries (English)
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JUN 05, 2018 WPS8465 Policy Research Working Paper
Privilege-Resistant Policies in the Middle East and North Africa (English)
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JUN 02, 2018 130472 Publication Arabic, French
Privilege-Resistant Policies in the Middle East and North Africa (French)
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JUN 02, 2018 130472 Publication English, Arabic