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A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice (English)

This study presents results from a randomized evaluation of two labor market interventions targeted to young women aged 18 to 19 years in three of Nairobi's poorest neighborhoods. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7977 FEB 16, 2017

Brudevold-Newman,Andrew Peter; Honorati,Maddalena; Jakiela,Pamela; Ozier,Owen Disclosed

Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths (English)

This paper studies how potential work migrants infer mortality rates from incidents of migrant deaths. In the context of migrant workers from Nepal to Malaysia and the Persian Gulf countries, the study finds that the death of a migrant from a district lowers migration outflows in subsequent months. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7946 JAN 23, 2017

Shrestha,Maheshwor Disclosed

Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal (English)

Do potential migrants have accurate information about the risks and returns of migrating abroad? And, given the information they have, what is their revealed willingness to trade risks for higher earnings? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7945 JAN 23, 2017

Shrestha,Maheshwor Disclosed

Argentina - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY18 (English)

This Performance and Learning Review (PLR) summarizes progress in the implementation of the World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the Argentine Republic for the period FY15-FY18 , discussed by the WBG Executive Directors on September 9, 2014. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 110546 JAN 13, 2017

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Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers (English)

Conditional cash transfer programs, whereby transfers to households are conditional on school attendance or health checkups, have become a widespread policy tool. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7940 JAN 11, 2017

Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos Disclosed

Kenya - National Safety Net Program Project (English)

Project Information Document 111509 JAN 10, 2017

Disclosed

Report from the Executive Directors of the International Development Association to the Board of Governors : Additions to IDA Resources - Eighteenth Replenishment (English)

Responding to heightened global ambitions and escalating risks, IDA18 presents a bold paradigm shift in how it mobilizes finance to support a significant policy package to help IDA clients achieve their development goals. ... See More +

Board Report 112728 JAN 10, 2017

Disclosed

Expanding access to finance for small-scale businesses secured transactions reform : an Indonesia case study (English)

A lack of access to finance has been one of the biggest impediments to the development and growth of the small-scale business sector in Indonesia. ... See More +

Working Paper 111735 JAN 05, 2017

Disclosed

Mozambique - Social Protection Project : resettlement plan : Quadro da política de reassentamento (Portuguese)

Resettlement Plan SFG2931 JAN 01, 2017

Zapatero Larrio,Eric Disclosed

Mozambique - Social Protection Project : environmental assessment : Quadro de gestao ambiental e social (Portuguese)

Environmental Assessment SFG2919 JAN 01, 2017

Zapatero Larrio,Eric Disclosed

Congo, Republic of - Lisungi Safety Nets Project : environmental assessment : Plan en faveur des populations autochtones (PPA) du district de NGO et Gamboma (French)

Environmental Assessment SFG2815 DEC 31, 2016

Pereira Guimaraes Leite,Phillippe George Disclosed

Jordan - Support Building Active Labor Market Program : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 111237 DEC 19, 2016

Disclosed

Russian Federation - Systematic country diagnostic : Pathways to inclusive growth (English)

Russia is a country of global importance and great internal diversity, making it challenging to undertake a coherent country growth diagnostic. ... See More +

Systematic Country Diagnostic 110765 DEC 16, 2016

Disclosed

Residential electricity subsidies in Pakistan : targeting, welfare impacts, and options for reform (English)

This paper examines the economic and social implications of the current system of residential electricity subsidies in Pakistan, and assesses the potential to improve the system's outcomes through alternative targeting and program design. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7912 DEC 13, 2016

Walker,Thomas; Canpolat,Ezgi; Khan,Farah Khalid; Kryeziu,Adea Disclosed

Bangladesh - Disability and Children at Risk Project (English)

Ratings for the Disability and Children at Risk Project for Bangladesh were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3897 DEC 12, 2016

Disclosed

Togo - Youth Employment Project (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSC17325 DEC 08, 2016

Disclosed

When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ? (English)

This study examines the medium-term effects of a two-year cash transfer program targeted to adolescent girls and young women. Significant declines in HIV prevalence, teen pregnancy, and early marriage among recipients of unconditional cash transfers (UCTs) during the program evaporated quickly two years after the cessation of transfers. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7901 DEC 01, 2016

Baird,Sarah Jane; Mcintosh,Craig; Ozler,Berk Disclosed

Pakistan - National Social Protection Program Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 110865 DEC 01, 2016

Disclosed

Egypt’s youth outside work and education (English)

This knowledge notes based on Egypt’s Youth who are not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) are studied in this note, presenting the first in-depth analysis of Egypt's NEET youth, including demographic profiles and risk factors. ... See More +

Brief 111174 DEC 01, 2016

Dietrich,Paula Tabea Milena; Elshawarby,Amr Mohamed Alsayed Abdelraouf; Lechtenfeld,Tobias Disclosed

World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)

This Board report acknowledges a World Bank Group Boards calendar for December 2016, January 2016 and February 2016.

Board Report 111137 DEC 01, 2016

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A firm of one's own : experimental evidence on credit constraints and occupational choice (English)
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FEB 16, 2017 WPS7977 Policy Research Working Paper
Death scares : how potential work-migrants infer mortality rates from migrant deaths (English)
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JAN 23, 2017 WPS7946 Policy Research Working Paper
Get rich or die tryin' : perceived earnings, perceived mortality rate and the value of a statistical life of potential work-migrants from Nepal (English)
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JAN 23, 2017 WPS7945 Policy Research Working Paper
Argentina - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY18 (English)
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JAN 13, 2017 110546 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Conditionality as targeting? : participation and distributional effects of conditional cash transfers (English)
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JAN 11, 2017 WPS7940 Policy Research Working Paper
Kenya - National Safety Net Program Project (English)
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JAN 10, 2017 111509 Project Information Document
Report from the Executive Directors of the International Development Association to the Board of Governors : Additions to IDA Resources - Eighteenth Replenishment (English)
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JAN 10, 2017 112728 Board Report
Expanding access to finance for small-scale businesses secured transactions reform : an Indonesia case study (English)
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JAN 05, 2017 111735 Working Paper
Mozambique - Social Protection Project : resettlement plan : Quadro da política de reassentamento (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2017 SFG2931 Resettlement Plan
Mozambique - Social Protection Project : environmental assessment : Quadro de gestao ambiental e social (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2017 SFG2919 Environmental Assessment
Congo, Republic of - Lisungi Safety Nets Project : environmental assessment : Plan en faveur des populations autochtones (PPA) du district de NGO et Gamboma (French)
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DEC 31, 2016 SFG2815 Environmental Assessment
Jordan - Support Building Active Labor Market Program : procurement plan (English)
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DEC 19, 2016 111237 Procurement Plan
Russian Federation - Systematic country diagnostic : Pathways to inclusive growth (English)
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DEC 16, 2016 110765 Systematic Country Diagnostic
Residential electricity subsidies in Pakistan : targeting, welfare impacts, and options for reform (English)
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DEC 13, 2016 WPS7912 Policy Research Working Paper
Bangladesh - Disability and Children at Risk Project (English)
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DEC 12, 2016 ICR3897 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Togo - Youth Employment Project (English)
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DEC 08, 2016 PIDISDSC17325 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
When the money runs out : do cash transfers have sustained effects on human capital accumulation ? (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 WPS7901 Policy Research Working Paper
Pakistan - National Social Protection Program Project (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 110865 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Egypt’s youth outside work and education (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 111174 Brief
World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 111137 Board Report