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The Financial Costs of the U.S.-China Trade Tensions : Evidence from East Asian Stock Markets (English)

This paper examines the impacts of U.S.-China trade tensions via the lens of East Asian stock markets. Studying 10 indices of the main East Asian stock markets, it finds that announcements of "trade war" escalation translated into 50 to 60 percent of the total declines in two major Chinese stock markets over the first eight months of 2018. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9068 NOV 26, 2019

De Nicola,Francesca; Kessler,Martin Dov Alfred; Nguyen,Ha Minh Disclosed

Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of Canada (English)

Doing business 2020 is the 17th in a series of annual studies investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 143842 OCT 24, 2019

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Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of San Marino (English)

Doing business 2020 is the 17th in a series of annual studies investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 144005 OCT 24, 2019

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Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of United States (English)

Doing business 2020 is the 17th in a series of annual studies investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 144064 OCT 24, 2019

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International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Board of Governors Resolution; no. 669 : Forthcoming Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors Proposed Dates for the 2022 and 2023 Annual Meetings (English)

On July 29, 2019, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors adopted resolution number six hundred and sixty nine. ... See More +

Board Report 140127 JUL 29, 2019

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Trade Wars : What Do They Mean ? Why Are They Happening Now ? What Are the Costs ? (English)

How should economists interpret current trade wars and the recent U.S. trade actions that have initiated them? This paper offers an interpretation of current U.S. trade actions that is at once more charitable and less forgiving than that typically offered by economic commentators. ... See More +

WPS8829 APR 22, 2019

Mattoo,Aaditya; Staiger,Robert W. Disclosed

Overview on Heterogeneity in Longevity and Pension Schemes (English)

Differences in life expectancy between high and low socioeconomic groups are often large and have widened in recent decades. In the United States, the differences may now be as large as ten to fourteen years. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 136560 APR 01, 2019

Lee,Ron; Sanchez-Romero,Miguel Disclosed

Estimation of the ex ante Distribution of Returns for a Portfolio of U.S. Treasury Securities via Deep Learning (English)

This paper presents different deep neural network architectures designed to forecast the distribution of returns on a portfolio of U.S. Treasury securities. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8790 MAR 21, 2019

Foresti,Andrea Disclosed

Does Automation in Rich Countries Hurt Developing Ones? : Evidence from the U.S. and Mexico (English)

Following a couple of decades of offshoring, the fear today is of reshoring. Using administrative data on Mexican exports by municipality, sector and destination from 2004 to 2014, this paper investigates how local labor markets in Mexico that are more exposed to automation in the U.S. through trade fared in exports and employment outcomes. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8741 FEB 14, 2019

Artuc,Erhan; Christiaensen,Luc; Winkler,Hernan Jorge Disclosed

Pension Funds with Automatic Enrollment Schemes : Lessons for Emerging Economies (English)

Since the introduction of the KiwiSaver scheme in New Zealand in 2006, several countries have implemented, or are in the process of implementing, voluntary funded pension systems with automatic enrollment features. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8726 FEB 05, 2019

Rudolph,Heinz P. Disclosed

Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Canada (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 131598 OCT 31, 2018

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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - United States (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 131864 OCT 31, 2018

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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - San Marino (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 131796 OCT 31, 2018

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Raising United States (U.S.) 23 Trillion Dollars Greening Banks and Capital Markets for Growth : G20 Input Paper on Emerging Markets (English)

In December 2015, at the Conference of the Parties 21 (COP 21) in Paris, France, 196 countries came together to forge a climate change agreement that pledged to keep global warming to 2 degrees Celsius or less. ... See More +

Working Paper 131346 OCT 01, 2018

Stein,Peer Benno Walter; Rooprai,Gursimran; Kludovacz,Tibor Disclosed

The World Bank Monthly Operational Summary (English)

The World Bank Monthly Operational Summary (MOS) reports on the status of projects in the WorldBank’s pipeline from the time the operation is identified to the signing of the Loan, Credit, or Grant Agreement. ... See More +

Board Report 132645 OCT 01, 2018

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World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim Opening Remarks at the event Partnering to Address Severe Food Insecurity at the United Nations General Assembly (English)

The fact that tens of millions of people are at risk of starving to death is a tragedy. And in the 21st century, the fact that we haven’t ended famine is a collective failure of shameful proportions. ... See More +

President's Speech 132883 SEP 23, 2018

Kim,Jim Yong Disclosed

Who are America's star firms? (English)

There is wide spread concern about a growing gap between top-performing publicly listed firms and the rest of the economy and the implications of this for rising inequality in the U.S. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8534 JUL 13, 2018

Ayyagari,Meghana; Demirguc-Kunt,Asli; Maksimovic,Vojislav Disclosed

Services development and comparative advantage in manufacturing (English)

Most manufacturing activities use inputs from the financial and business services sectors. But these services sectors also compete for resources with manufacturing activities, provoking concerns about de-industrialization -- financial services in industrial countries like the United States and the United Kingdom, and business services in developing countries like India and the Philippines. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8450 MAY 22, 2018

Liu,Xuepeng; Mattoo,Aaditya; Wang,Zhi; Wei,Shang-Jin Disclosed

International data flows and privacy : the conflict and its resolution (English)

The free flow of data across borders underpins today's globalized economy. But the flow of personal data outside the jurisdiction of national regulators also raises concerns about the protection of privacy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8431 MAY 07, 2018

Mattoo,Aaditya; Meltzer,Joshua Paul Disclosed

Paris climate agreement and the global economy : winners and losers (English)

The 2015 Paris Climate Agreement was the first instance of countries adhering to take a collective action against global warming. More than 190 countries came forward and submitted their contributions in the form of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions, reflective of their ability and capacity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, as each country set its own targets and actions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8392 APR 02, 2018

Mani,Muthukumara S.; Hussein,Zekarias; Gopalakrishnan,Badri Narayanan; Wadhwa,Deepika Disclosed

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The Financial Costs of the U.S.-China Trade Tensions : Evidence from East Asian Stock Markets (English)
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NOV 26, 2019 WPS9068 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of Canada (English)
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OCT 24, 2019 143842 Working Paper
Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of San Marino (English)
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OCT 24, 2019 144005 Working Paper
Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of United States (English)
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OCT 24, 2019 144064 Working Paper
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Board of Governors Resolution; no. 669 : Forthcoming Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors Proposed Dates for the 2022 and 2023 Annual Meetings (English)
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JUL 29, 2019 140127 Board Report
Trade Wars : What Do They Mean ? Why Are They Happening Now ? What Are the Costs ? (English)
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APR 22, 2019 WPS8829
Overview on Heterogeneity in Longevity and Pension Schemes (English)
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APR 01, 2019 136560 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Estimation of the ex ante Distribution of Returns for a Portfolio of U.S. Treasury Securities via Deep Learning (English)
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MAR 21, 2019 WPS8790 Policy Research Working Paper
Does Automation in Rich Countries Hurt Developing Ones? : Evidence from the U.S. and Mexico (English)
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FEB 14, 2019 WPS8741 Policy Research Working Paper
Pension Funds with Automatic Enrollment Schemes : Lessons for Emerging Economies (English)
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FEB 05, 2019 WPS8726 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Canada (English)
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OCT 31, 2018 131598 Working Paper
Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - United States (English)
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OCT 31, 2018 131864 Working Paper
Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - San Marino (English)
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OCT 31, 2018 131796 Working Paper
Raising United States (U.S.) 23 Trillion Dollars Greening Banks and Capital Markets for Growth : G20 Input Paper on Emerging Markets (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131346 Working Paper
The World Bank Monthly Operational Summary (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 132645 Board Report
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim Opening Remarks at the event Partnering to Address Severe Food Insecurity at the United Nations General Assembly (English)
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SEP 23, 2018 132883 President's Speech
Who are America's star firms? (English)
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JUL 13, 2018 WPS8534 Policy Research Working Paper
Services development and comparative advantage in manufacturing (English)
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MAY 22, 2018 WPS8450 Policy Research Working Paper
International data flows and privacy : the conflict and its resolution (English)
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MAY 07, 2018 WPS8431 Policy Research Working Paper
Paris climate agreement and the global economy : winners and losers (English)
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APR 02, 2018 WPS8392 Policy Research Working Paper