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World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)

This report contains the World Bank Group Boards calendar for the period of January 2015 to March 2015, specifying the Boards engagements, such as meetings, briefings, and other Bank happenings. ... See More +

Board Report 94708 MAR 02, 2015

Identification systems don’t always serve the bottom 40 percent (English)

Over 150 countries maintain mandatory civil registration systems. The number and variety of registration and identification systems has increased with the rise of the Internet (World Bank 2015). ... See More +

Brief 94704 MAR 01, 2015

Brewer, Megan; Menzies, Nicholas; Schott, Jared

What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews (English)

In the past two years alone, at least six systematic reviews or meta-analyses have examined the interventions that improve learning outcomes in low- and middle-income countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7203 FEB 26, 2015

Evans,David-000213993; Popova,Anna

Executive Directors' strategic engagements : work program (English)

This is the Executive Directors’ Strategic Engagements Work Program and papers to be circulated from March 2015. Included in the report are checklists of action items. ... See More +

Board Report 94565 FEB 23, 2015

World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)

This report contains the World Bank Group Boards' calendar for the period of February to April 2015, specifying the Boards' engagements, such as meetings and briefings. ... See More +

Board Report 94472 FEB 19, 2015

The World Bank Group and public procurement : an independent evaluation (English)

The unanticipated spike in international food prices in 2007-08 hit many developing countries hard. International prices for food and other agricultural products increased by more than 100 percent between early 2007 and mid-2008. ... See More +

Publication 94315 FEB 06, 2015

World Bank

Committee on Governance and Executive Directors' Administrative Matters (English)

Minutes 94297 FEB 05, 2015

Minutes of meeting of the executive directors of the bank and IDA and the boards of directors of IFC and MIGA, held on Februrary 5, 2015 (English)

These are the meeting minutes of the Executive Directors of the Bank and IDA and the Boards of Directors of IFC and MIGA on February 5, 2015. The bulk of the minutes discuss approval and project related topics given by the various boards to projects. ... See More +

Minutes 94473 FEB 05, 2015

World Bank Group assistance to low-income fragile and conflict-affected states : an independent evaluation (English)

Fragile and conflict-affected states (FCS) have become an important focus of World Bank Group assistance in recent years as recognition of the linkages between fragility, conflict, violence, and poverty has grown. ... See More +

Publication 94119 FEB 04, 2015

World Bank

World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)

This report contains the World Bank Group Boards calendar for the period of January 2015 to March 2015, specifying the Boards engagements, such as meetings, briefings, and other Bank happenings. ... See More +

Board Report 94024 FEB 02, 2015

The World Bank monthly operational summary (English)

The World Bank monthly operational summary reports on the status of projects in the World Bank's pipeline from the time the operation is identified to the signing of the loan, credit, or grant agreement. ... See More +

Board Report 94619 FEB 01, 2015

Global leasing toolkit : an introduction (English)

The Global Leasing Toolkit (the Toolkit) has three objectives: To provide a practical guide for managers of leasing entities, especially bank-affiliated lessors, with an emphasis on leasing entities offering lease products to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). ... See More +

Working Paper 94162 FEB 01, 2015

Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (February 2015) (English)

This Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program covers FY15 Q3, FY15 Q4, FY16 Q1, and also updated reports and other documents to be circulated for information. ... See More +

Board Report 94189 FEB 01, 2015

The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world (English)

This paper uses firm-level data to assess whether telecommunication services are general-purpose technologies (technologies that benefit a large segment of the economy and have long-lasting effect). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7192 FEB 01, 2015

Clarke, George R.G.; Qiang, Christine Zhenwei; Xu, Lixin Colin

"Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015 (English)

One of the most fruitful advances in modern economics has been the introduction of psychological realism into the model of "economic man." The World Development Report 2015 organizes the evidence about how humans actually think and make decisions into a coherent framework useful for designing development policy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7197 FEB 01, 2015

Demeritt, Allison; Hoff, Karla

Clean air and healthy lungs : enhancing the World Bank's approach to air quality management (English)

This report specifically deals with air pollution, which was reported, by the World Health Organization (WHO), as the single largest environmental health risk globally in 2012 (WHO, 2014a). ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) ACS9035 FEB 01, 2015

Awe, Yewande; Nygard, Jostein; Larssen, Steinar; Lee, Heejoo; Dulal, Hari; Kanakia, Rahul

SABER teachers : SABER : teachers (English)

When client countries ask World Bank Task Team Leaders (TTLs), in charge of Bank-client relations how top-performing countries tackle different issues related to teacher policies (e.g., teacher training, incentives or accountability), TTLs have to respond to such requests on a case-by-case basis either by using Bank publications and databases or taking the initiative to find out more about policies in top performing education systems. ... See More +

Brief 94448 FEB 01, 2015

Preparing for carbon pricing : case studies from company experience - Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (English)

This report comprises case studies with three companies: Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric (PGE), capturing their experiences and lessons learned preparing for and operating under policies that price carbon emissions. ... See More +

Working Paper 93944 JAN 28, 2015

Overview of carbon offset programs : similarities and differences (English)

This paper documents a mapping exercise that outlines the key elements and design features of offset programs. It was prepared with the intent to provide an overview of the key features of selected offset programs and to draw out similarities and differences. ... See More +

Working Paper 93945 JAN 27, 2015

IBRD lending rates and spreads applicable : January 1, 2015 (English)

IBRD offers various financial products to meet the financing and risk management needs of development programs. Semi-annually, IBRD provides an update of the lending rates and spreads applicable to its financing products as set out in the terms of each product. ... See More +

Brief 94197 JAN 27, 2015

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World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)
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MAR 02, 2015 94708 Board Report
Identification systems don’t always serve the bottom 40 percent (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 94704 Brief
What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews (English)
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FEB 26, 2015 WPS7203 Policy Research Working Paper
Executive Directors' strategic engagements : work program (English)
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FEB 23, 2015 94565 Board Report
World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)
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FEB 19, 2015 94472 Board Report
The World Bank Group and public procurement : an independent evaluation (English)
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FEB 06, 2015 94315 Publication
Committee on Governance and Executive Directors' Administrative Matters (English)
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FEB 05, 2015 94297 Minutes
Minutes of meeting of the executive directors of the bank and IDA and the boards of directors of IFC and MIGA, held on Februrary 5, 2015 (English)
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FEB 05, 2015 94473 Minutes
World Bank Group assistance to low-income fragile and conflict-affected states : an independent evaluation (English)
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FEB 04, 2015 94119 Publication
World Bank Group Boards' calendar (English)
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FEB 02, 2015 94024 Board Report
The World Bank monthly operational summary (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94619 Board Report
Global leasing toolkit : an introduction (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94162 Working Paper
Executive Directors' strategic engagements work program (February 2015) (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94189 Board Report
The internet as a general-purpose technology : firm-level evidence from around the world (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7192 Policy Research Working Paper
"Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015 (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7197 Policy Research Working Paper
Clean air and healthy lungs : enhancing the World Bank's approach to air quality management (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 ACS9035 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
SABER teachers : SABER : teachers (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94448 Brief
Preparing for carbon pricing : case studies from company experience - Royal Dutch Shell, Rio Tinto, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (English)
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JAN 28, 2015 93944 Working Paper
Overview of carbon offset programs : similarities and differences (English)
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JAN 27, 2015 93945 Working Paper
IBRD lending rates and spreads applicable : January 1, 2015 (English)
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JAN 27, 2015 94197 Brief