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Research digest newsletter Vol. 12 (No. 1) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Realizing Education's Promise; Investing in School Readiness; Can Participation by Parents Improve School Quality? ... See More +

Newsletter 120241 OCT 04, 2017

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 11 (No. 3) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Are Active Labor Market Programs Effective in Developing Countries?; Are Automation and Trade Polarizing Developing Country Labor Markets, Too? ... See More +

Newsletter 115200 MAY 22, 2017

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 11 (No. 2) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Estimating International Poverty Lines; Global Inequality between 1988 and 2008 and the "Elephant Graph"; Challenges in Counting theWorld's Hungry; Incentive Effects of Antipoverty Programs; Importing High Food Pricesby Exporting; The Decision to Invest in Child Quality over Quantity; Supporting Parents to ImprovePreschool Outcomes; Can Conditional Cash Transfers Improve Child Nutrition? ... See More +

Newsletter 112736 FEB 13, 2017

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 11 (No. 1) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Insights from World Bank Research on Trade and Globalization; What Drives Differences in Exporter Behavior across Countries? ... See More +

Newsletter 108075 AUG 30, 2016

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 10 (No. 4) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Changes in Poverty and Female-Headed Households in Africa; Growth and Capital Inflows in Africa; Growth and Capital Inflows in Africa; Vulnerability to Climate Change in Coastal Bangladesh; Improving Agricultural Data for Better Policies; Enhancing Transparency of Large-Scale Land Acquisition; Explaining the Gender Gap in Agricultural Productivity; Changing Patterns of Growth and Poverty Reduction in India;Land Market Restrictions and Rural Labor Markets; Deforestation Prevention Programs and Community-Managed Forestry;Recent Policy Research Working Papers on IDA Countries. ... See More +

Newsletter 106434 JUN 15, 2016

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 10 (No. 3) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: The Social Determination of Behavior; Social Norms and Development Economics; Behavioral Insights to Improve Development Policy; Overcoming Behavioral Constraints in Access to Social Programs; Changing Rural Sanitation Behavior in India; Improving the Impact of Financial Education; and Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Reduce Crime and Violence. ... See More +

Newsletter 105653 MAY 13, 2016

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 10 (No. 2) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Measuring Financial Inclusion around the World; A New Global Count of the Extreme Poor; Economic Effects of the Syrian War and the Spread of ISIS; Identifying and Spurring High-Growth Entrepreneurship; How Syrian Refugees Have Affected the Turkish Labor Market; Uncompetitive Devaluations? ... See More +

Newsletter 103568 FEB 25, 2016

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 10 (No. 1) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: Climate Change and Rural Livelihoods in Bangladesh; Natural Disasters and Household Well-Being; Road Improvement and Deforestation, Pathways toward Zero-Carbon Electricity; The Need for Broader Information in Climate Change Assessment; Effectiveness of Protected Areas; and Vulnerability to Malnutrition in the West African Sahel ... See More +

Newsletter 100581 OCT 30, 2015

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 4) (English)

This issue includes the following headings: living on the edge in Mexico; what has the rise of China meant for labor markets in Latin America?; educating our future teachers; the growing and long-lasting effects of Brazil’s trade liberalization on workers; capturing food consumed away from home in welfare measures; a behavioral approach to water conservation; and using satellite images to estimate local poverty. ... See More +

Newsletter 99249 SEP 01, 2015

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 3) (English)

In this issue: The State as Employer of Last Resort in Postrevolution Tunisia; What Drives Weak Job Creation in Tunisia?; Macroinsurance for Microenterprises; Testing the Effectiveness of Job Matching in Jordan; Predicting Bank Insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa; Economic Inequality in the Arab Region; Open Skies over the Middle East. ... See More +

Newsletter 99248 SEP 01, 2015

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 3) (Arabic)

In this issue: The State as Employer of Last Resort in Postrevolution Tunisia; What Drives Weak Job Creation in Tunisia?; Macroinsurance for Microenterprises; Testing the Effectiveness of Job Matching in Jordan; Predicting Bank Insolvency in the Middle East and North Africa; Economic Inequality in the Arab Region; Open Skies over the Middle East. ... See More +

Newsletter 99248 SEP 01, 2015

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 2) (English)

In this issue: Facilitating labor migration from the Philippines; Incentives and teacher effort; Electoral accountability and local public spending in Indonesia; Why don't poor countries do R&D? ... See More +

Newsletter 94196 JAN 01, 2015

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 1) (English)

This research digest newsletter includes the following headings: village governments, gender, and public goods provision in Tamil Nadu; innovative health insurance in Andhra Pradesh - has it worked as planned? ... See More +

Newsletter 92458 SEP 01, 2014

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 8 (No. 3-4) (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: tackling malaria among schoolchildren in Kenya; are small farmers more productive in Rwanda?; postharvest loss in Africa - what do farmers say? ... See More +

Newsletter 89124 APR 01, 2014

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 8 (No. 2) (English)

This Research Digest newsletter includes the following headings: Shared prosperity and the mitigation of poverty; The simple algebra of the shared prosperity indicator; The global income distribution: 1988 - 2008; Narrowing the gap in India; Is workfare really cost-effective? ... See More +

Newsletter 89125 FEB 01, 2014

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 8 (No. 1) (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of Research digest newsletter are as follows: (i) stress-testing Africa’s recent performance; (ii) middle-income traps; (iii) oil price volatility and economic growth; (iv) how do workers adjust to trade shocks? ... See More +

Newsletter 89123 NOV 01, 2013

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 7 (No. 4) (English)

This issue of the Research digest newsletter contains the following topics of interest: how to move the exchange rate if you must; focus - urbanization and poverty reduction; Turkey's export boom in the 2000s; social protection, poverty, and the post-2015 agenda; village India: the growing importance of the nonfarm sector; incentive audits: a new tool for preventing financial crises? ... See More +

Newsletter 84377 AUG 01, 2013

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 7 (No. 3) (English)

In this issue: have capital markets aided growth in China and India? Land and poverty: the importance of transparency; coping with $100 oil; how fit are feed-in tariff policies? ... See More +

Newsletter 80609 MAY 01, 2013

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 7 (No. 2) (English)

In this issue: cities: planning, coordinating, and financing for a better future; measuring inequality of opportunity; breaking out of the middle-income trap; real-time macro monitoring and fiscal policy; bank regulation and supervision: a crisis update; how does nationalizing water services affect quality? ... See More +

Newsletter 77977 FEB 01, 2013

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Research digest newsletter Vol. 7 (No. 1) (English)

In this issue: benchmarking global poverty reduction; rethinking the state's role in finance; coordinating housing and transport policies in urban South Africa; making public sector reforms work; helping women get to work; export superstars; why did inequality in Latin America decline in the 2000s? ... See More +

Newsletter 77976 NOV 01, 2012

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MAY 13, 2016 105653 Newsletter
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FEB 25, 2016 103568 Newsletter
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OCT 30, 2015 100581 Newsletter
Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 4) (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 99249 Newsletter
Research digest newsletter Vol. 9 (No. 3) (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 99248 Newsletter Arabic
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JAN 01, 2015 94196 Newsletter
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SEP 01, 2014 92458 Newsletter
Research digest newsletter Vol. 8 (No. 3-4) (English)
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APR 01, 2014 89124 Newsletter
Research digest newsletter Vol. 8 (No. 2) (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 89125 Newsletter
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NOV 01, 2013 89123 Newsletter
Research digest newsletter Vol. 7 (No. 4) (English)
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AUG 01, 2013 84377 Newsletter
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MAY 01, 2013 80609 Newsletter
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FEB 01, 2013 77977 Newsletter
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