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Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence (English)

This paper finds that shareholder-friendly corporate governance is positively associated with bank insolvency risk, as proxied by the Z-score and the Merton's distance to default measure, for an international sample of banks over the 2004-08 period. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7017 SEP 01, 2014

Anginer, Deniz; Demirguc-Kunt, Asli; Huizinga, Harry; Ma, Kebin

Governors and governing institutions: a comparative study of state-business relations in Russia's regions (English)

The paper uses the latest 2011 round of the Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Survey for the Russian Federation, which for the first time was designed to be representative of Russian regions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7038 SEP 01, 2014

Gharafutdinova, Gulnaz; Kisunko, Gregory

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 637 : changes in retirement benefits for Executive Directors and their Alternates (English)

On August 5, 2014, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors adopted resolution number six hundred and thirty-seven. ... See More +

Board Report 90097 AUG 05, 2014

Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030 (English)

As the world approaches the target year of the Millennium Development Goals and passes into the new, post-2015 era, the development community has made a call for a new international development goal of eradication of extreme poverty by 2030. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7002 AUG 01, 2014

Burt, Alison; Hughes, Barry; Milante, Gary

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 635 : 2014 regular election of Executive Directors (English)

On July 31, 2014, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors adopted resolution number six hundred and thirty-five. ... See More +

Board Report 90095 JUL 31, 2014

Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Council of Governors resolution ; no. 95 : 2014 regular election of Executive Directors (English)

On July 31, 2014, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Council of Governors adopted resolution number ninety five. It was resolved that: the 2014 Regular Election of Directors shall take place in accordance with the attached Rules; and that a Regular Election of Directors shall take place in connection with the annual meeting of the Council of Governors in 2016. ... See More +

Board Report 90099 JUL 31, 2014

Brazil - Third Minas Gerais Development Partnership Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Ratings for the Third Minas Gerais Development Partnership Development Policy Loan Project for Brazil were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was low or negligible, the Bank performance was satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was highly satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2866 JUL 20, 2014

China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 14 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Xinzhu bus depot subcomponent (Chinese)

The development objective of the Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project for China is to improve accessibility and mobility in Xian while protecting its cultural heritage and reducing the environmental impact of urban transport system, with a focus on the Ming walled city. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP563 JUL 11, 2014

Shaanxi Academy of Social Sciences English

China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 14 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Xinzhu bus depot subcomponent (English)

The development objective of the Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project for China is to improve accessibility and mobility in Xian while protecting its cultural heritage and reducing the environmental impact of urban transport system, with a focus on the Ming walled city. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP563 JUL 11, 2014

Shaanxi Academy of Social Sciences Chinese

Kenya - Youth Empowerment Project : implementation support mission - July 7 to 11, 2014 (English)

Aide Memoire 90303 JUL 11, 2014

Mainstreaming governance in Tajikistan through its energy, extractives, and public procurement sectors (English)

The governance partnership facility (GPF) supported program mainstreaming governance in Tajikistan portfolio (FY2010-14) was a landmark achievement in applying governance analysis and looking for entry points to improve transparency and accountability in key sectors in Tajikistan. ... See More +

Brief 89229 JUL 01, 2014

Mikulova, Kristina; Johns, Kimberly; Kunicova, Jana

China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 13 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Chengxi bus depot subcomponent (English)

The development objective of the Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project for China is to improve accessibility and mobility in Xian while protecting its cultural heritage and reducing the environmental impact of urban transport system, with a focus on the Ming walled city. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP563 JUL 01, 2014

Shaanxi Academy of Social Sciences Chinese

Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting (English)

Despite the growing body of literature examining the effectiveness of transparency and accountability initiatives, there remains limited substantiation for whether and how open budgeting contributes to reductions in poverty and improvements in the lives of the poor. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6968 JUL 01, 2014

Ling, Cristina; Roberts, Dawn

Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America (English)

A vector autoregression model with time-varying coefficients is used to examine the evolution of wage cyclicality in four Latin American economies: Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico, during the period 1980-2010. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6978 JUL 01, 2014

Messina, Julian; Gambetti, Luca

Liberia - Youth, Employment, Skills Project : additional financing (English)

Project Information Document 89712 JUL 01, 2014

Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in Latin America : current trends and country cases : Tendencias del Gobierno Corporativo de las empresas publicas en América Latina : Tendencias y Casos de Países (Spanish)

The main objective of this report is to provide a descriptive analysis of the current practices and trends of corporate governance of State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) in several Latin-American countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 89468 JUL 01, 2014

English

Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in Latin America : current trends and country cases (English)

The main objective of this report is to provide a descriptive analysis of the current practices and trends of corporate governance of State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) in several Latin-American countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 89468 JUL 01, 2014

Spanish

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Corporate governance and bank insolvency risk : international evidence (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7017 Policy Research Working Paper
Governors and governing institutions: a comparative study of state-business relations in Russia's regions (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7038 Policy Research Working Paper
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 637 : changes in retirement benefits for Executive Directors and their Alternates (English)
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AUG 05, 2014 90097 Board Report
Eradicating poverty in fragile states: prospects of reaching the "high-hanging" fruit by 2030 (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 WPS7002 Policy Research Working Paper
Statement of credits for July 2014 (Vol. 2 of 2) : East Asia and Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Latin America and Caribbean, Middle East and North Africa, and South Asia (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 90366 Working Paper
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 635 : 2014 regular election of Executive Directors (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 90095 Board Report
Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Council of Governors resolution ; no. 95 : 2014 regular election of Executive Directors (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 90099 Board Report
Brazil - Third Minas Gerais Development Partnership Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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JUL 20, 2014 ICR2866 Implementation Completion and Results Report
China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 14 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Xinzhu bus depot subcomponent (Chinese)
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JUL 11, 2014 RP563 Resettlement Plan English
China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 14 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Xinzhu bus depot subcomponent (English)
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JUL 11, 2014 RP563 Resettlement Plan Chinese
Kenya - Youth Empowerment Project : implementation support mission - July 7 to 11, 2014 (English)
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JUL 11, 2014 90303 Aide Memoire
Mainstreaming governance in Tajikistan through its energy, extractives, and public procurement sectors (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89229 Brief
China - Xian Sustainable Urban Transport Project : resettlement action plan (Vol. 13 of 14) : Resettlement due diligence report of the Chengxi bus depot subcomponent (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 RP563 Resettlement Plan Chinese
Evidence of development impact from institutional change : a review of the evidence on open budgeting (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6968 Policy Research Working Paper
Evolving wage cyclicality in Latin America (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6978 Policy Research Working Paper
Liberia - Youth, Employment, Skills Project : additional financing (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89712 Project Information Document
Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in Latin America : current trends and country cases : Tendencias del Gobierno Corporativo de las empresas publicas en América Latina : Tendencias y Casos de Países (Spanish)
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JUL 01, 2014 89468 Working Paper English
Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in Latin America : current trends and country cases (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89468 Working Paper Spanish
Statement of development credits for June 2014 (Vol. 2 of 2) : East Asia and Pacific; Europe and Central Asia; Latin America and Caribbean; Middle East and North Africa; South Asia; and Africa (English)
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JUN 30, 2014 89735 Working Paper
Nepal - Urban Governance and Development Program : Emerging Towns Project - ninth implementation review and support mission : June 17 to 30, 2014 (English)
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JUN 30, 2014 89941 Aide Memoire