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Myanmar - Performance and learning review : information notice (English)

Information Notice 116545 JUN 23, 2017

Disclosed

Kenya - Nairobi Metropolitan Services Improvement Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 6) : Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for the improvement of Kikuyu market (English)

The development objective of the Nairobi Metropolitan Services Improvement Project for Kenya is to strengthen urban services and infrastructure in the Nairobi metropolitan region. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG1093 JUN 20, 2017

Babijes,Roderick M. Disclosed

On-the-job training : returns, barriers to provision, and policy implications (English)

Firms that provide on-the-job training do so when it is critical to their productivity—and when productivity is critical to their survival. This paper begins by confirming a significant and positive return from on-the-job training on wages and productivity, as well as the presence of positive externalities from on-the-job training, while discussing the methodological considerations at play. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8090 JUN 07, 2017

Saraf,Priyam Disclosed

Backup : Doing Business 2017 results - Kyrgyz Republic (Russian)

Working Paper 116431 JUN 02, 2017

rg;; 000437222:Gaukhar Ospanova:gospanova@worldbank.o Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : Europe and Central Asia : Ведение бизнеса 2017 : Европа и Центральная Азия (Russian)

Working Paper 116469 JUN 02, 2017

rg;; 000437222:Gaukhar Ospanova:gospanova@worldbank.o Disclosed

Deterring kickbacks and encouraging entry in public procurement markets : evidence from firm surveys in 88 developing countries (English)

There is relatively little systematic evidence on the links between procurement systems and outcomes such as competition and corruption levels. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8078 MAY 30, 2017

Knack,Stephen; Biletska,Nataliya; Kacker,Kanishka Disclosed

South Asia's turn : policies to boost competitiveness and create the next export powerhouse (English)

South Asia has a huge need to create more and better jobs for a growing population – especially in the manufacturing industries where it is underperforming as compared to East Asia. ... See More +

Publication 115406 MAY 30, 2017

Lopez-Acevedo,Gladys C.; Medvedev,Denis; Palmade,Vincent Disclosed

Myanmar - Development Policy Lending for Private Sector Competitiveness Project (English)

Program Information Document AB7905 MAY 30, 2017

Disclosed

Tajikistan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-18 (English)

This Performance and Learning Review (PLR) assesses progress in implementing the FY15-18 World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for Tajikistan. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 115002 MAY 18, 2017

Disclosed

Pakistan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY20 (English)

This document is the Performance and Learning Review (PLR) of the World Bank Group’s (WBG’s) Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) FY15-19 for Pakistan. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 113574 MAY 18, 2017

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Crossovers : female entrepreneurs who enter male sectors -- evidence from Ethiopia (English)

Occupational sector selection is an important determinant of returns for female entrepreneurs. If sectors that are traditionally male owned could provide an opportunity to earn higher returns, then what factors could encourage women to cross over into these sectors or prevent them from doing so? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8065 MAY 16, 2017

Alibhai,Salman; Buehren,Niklas; Papineni,Sreelakshmi; Pierotti,Rachael Susan Disclosed

Afghanistan - Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)

The development objectives and pillars of the Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project for Afghanistan operation are: i) enhance the policy framework to expand access to economic opportunities for the vulnerable; and ii) strengthen the policy and regulatory framework for private sector development. ... See More +

Program Document 115097 MAY 15, 2017

Disclosed

Angola - Performance and learning review : information notice (English)

Information Notice 100984 MAY 09, 2017

Disclosed

Tunisia - Business Environment and Entrepreneurship Development Policy Loan Project (English)

The development objective of the Business Environment and Entrepreneurship Development Policy Loan Project for Tunisia is to improve the business environment, and (ii) support entrepreneurship and deepen access to finance. ... See More +

Program Document 106348 MAY 09, 2017

Disclosed

Serbia - Public Sector Rightsizing and Restructuring Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 115774 MAY 08, 2017

Disclosed

Bhutan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2015-2019 (English)

This performance and learning review (PLR) assesses the implementation progress of the World Bank Group (WBG) country partnership strategy (CPS) for the Kingdom of Bhutan in FY2015‐2019, which was discussed by the Board of Executive Directors on September 23, 2014. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 110736 MAY 08, 2017

Disclosed

Industrial policies vs public goods under asymmetric information (English)

This paper presents an analytical framework that captures the informational problems and trade-offs that policy makers face when choosing between public goods (for example, infrastructure) and industrial policies (for example, firm- or sector-specific subsidies). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8052 MAY 04, 2017

Hevia,Constantino; Loayza,Norman V.; Meza Cuadra Balcazar,Claudia Maria Disclosed

Jordan - Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund Project for Jordan is to increase private early stage equity finance for innovative small and medium enterprises (SMEs). ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3324 MAY 03, 2017

Wan Yan Lun,Steve W. Disclosed

The Africa competitiveness report 2017 - Addressing Africa’s demographic dividend (English)

Without urgent action to address low levels of competitiveness, Africa’s economies will not create enough jobs for the young people entering the job market. ... See More +

Publication 114750 MAY 01, 2017

Disclosed

Jordan - Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund Project : environmental assessment : والإدارة البيئية والاجتماعية (Arabic)

Environmental Assessment SFG3357 MAY 01, 2017

Espiritu,Marjorie Penesa Disclosed

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Myanmar - Performance and learning review : information notice (English)
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JUN 23, 2017 116545 Information Notice
Kenya - Nairobi Metropolitan Services Improvement Project : resettlement plan (Vol. 6) : Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for the improvement of Kikuyu market (English)
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JUN 20, 2017 SFG1093 Resettlement Plan
On-the-job training : returns, barriers to provision, and policy implications (English)
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JUN 07, 2017 WPS8090 Policy Research Working Paper
Backup : Doing Business 2017 results - Kyrgyz Republic (Russian)
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JUN 02, 2017 116431 Working Paper
Doing business 2017 : Europe and Central Asia : Ведение бизнеса 2017 : Европа и Центральная Азия (Russian)
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JUN 02, 2017 116469 Working Paper
Deterring kickbacks and encouraging entry in public procurement markets : evidence from firm surveys in 88 developing countries (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 WPS8078 Policy Research Working Paper
South Asia's turn : policies to boost competitiveness and create the next export powerhouse (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 115406 Publication
Myanmar - Development Policy Lending for Private Sector Competitiveness Project (English)
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MAY 30, 2017 AB7905 Program Information Document
Tajikistan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-18 (English)
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MAY 18, 2017 115002 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Pakistan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY20 (English)
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MAY 18, 2017 113574 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Crossovers : female entrepreneurs who enter male sectors -- evidence from Ethiopia (English)
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MAY 16, 2017 WPS8065 Policy Research Working Paper
Afghanistan - Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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MAY 15, 2017 115097 Program Document
Angola - Performance and learning review : information notice (English)
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MAY 09, 2017 100984 Information Notice
Tunisia - Business Environment and Entrepreneurship Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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MAY 09, 2017 106348 Program Document
Serbia - Public Sector Rightsizing and Restructuring Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAY 08, 2017 115774 Procurement Plan
Bhutan - Performance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY2015-2019 (English)
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MAY 08, 2017 110736 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Industrial policies vs public goods under asymmetric information (English)
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MAY 04, 2017 WPS8052 Policy Research Working Paper
Jordan - Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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MAY 03, 2017 SFG3324 Environmental Assessment
The Africa competitiveness report 2017 - Addressing Africa’s demographic dividend (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 114750 Publication
Jordan - Innovative Startups and SMEs Fund Project : environmental assessment : والإدارة البيئية والاجتماعية (Arabic)
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MAY 01, 2017 SFG3357 Environmental Assessment