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Guinea - Performance learning review : information notice (English)

CAS Public Information Note 94458 FEB 19, 2015

Ghana - Secondary Education Improvement Project : resettlement policy framework (Vol. 2) : Resettlement action plan for 6 affected sites of 23 new school projects (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Improvement Project for Ghana is to increase access to upper secondary education in underserved school districts and improve quality in low-performing senior high schools in Ghana. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan RP1623 FEB 17, 2015

The role of skills training for youth employment in nepal : an impact evaluation of the employment fund (English)

Founded in 2008, the Employment Fund Project (EF) is currently one of the largest youth training initiatives in the country, reaching more than 15,000 youth annually. ... See More +

Brief 94157 FEB 01, 2015

R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China (English)

This paper uses a new data set of 12,000 firms in China to estimate the returns to research and development investment and its spillover effects, and investigates how the returns to research and development depend on firm incentives. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7191 FEB 01, 2015

Goh, Chorching; Li, Wei; Xu, Lixin Colin

Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning (English)

This paper tests experiential learning as a debiasing tool against gambling and lottery behavior in South Africa. The study implemented a simple, interactive dice game that simulates worsening winning odds of rolling sixes as more dice are added to the game. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7195 FEB 01, 2015

Abel , Martin; Cole, Shawn; Zia, Bilal

"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

Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ? (English)

Behavioral economics recognizes that mental models -- intuitive sets of ideas about how things work -- can bias an individual's perceptions of himself and the world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7198 FEB 01, 2015

Hoff, Karla

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

Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis (English)

The 2014 Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in West Africa is the largest to date by far. Ebola Virus Disease causes disproportionate mortality among the working-age population, resulting in far more mortality for parents of young children than other health crises. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7196 FEB 01, 2015

Evans, David K.; Popova, Anna

Expanding access to early childhood development : using interactive audio instruction (English)

The returns to investments in early childhood development (ECD) are manifold and can include improved school readiness, reduced drop-out rates, higher labor force productivity and greater social cohesion. ... See More +

Working Paper 94010 FEB 01, 2015

Christina, Rachel; Louge, Nathalie

Ghana - Secondary Education Improvement Project : environmental and social management framework (Vol. 5) : environmental and social management plan for 50 selected schools for expansion and rehabilitation : February 2015 (English)

The development objective of the Secondary Education Improvement Project for Ghana is to increase access to upper secondary education in underserved school districts and improve quality in low-performing senior high schools in Ghana. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4515 FEB 01, 2015

Kenya - GPE Primary Education Development Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The objectives of the GPE Primary Education Development Project for Kenya are to improve early grade mathematics competency and to strengthen management systems at school and national levels. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4758 FEB 01, 2015

Pakistan - Balochistan Education Support Project (English)

The Balochistan Education Support Project for Pakistan received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with high risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3246 JAN 30, 2015

Colombia - Collective Reparation for Victims through Social Reconstruction Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 94041 JAN 29, 2015

Mexico - Compensatory Education Project (English)

The Compensatory Education Project for received a satisfactory outcome rating with low risk to development outcome. The Bank’s performance was rated moderately satisfactory while the Borrower received a satisfactory rating. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3228 JAN 29, 2015

Mexico - School-Based Management Project (English)

The second phase of the School-Based Management Project for the United Mexican States received a moderately satisfactory outcome with low or negligible risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR1629 JAN 29, 2015

Colombia - Collective Reparation for Victims through Social Reconstruction Project (English)

Project Information Document 94042 JAN 28, 2015

World - Dedicated Grant Mechanism (DGM) for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities including, a Global Learning and Knowledge Exchange Project (English)

The development objective of the Dedicated Grant Mechanism (DGM) for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (IPLCs) including, a Global Learning and Knowledge Exchange Project for the World is to strengthen the capacity of IPLCs to participate in the forest investment program and other Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) programs at local, national, and global levels. ... See More +

Program Document 93666 JAN 26, 2015

Jordan - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)

CAS Public Information Note 93873 JAN 22, 2015

Nepal - Higher Education Reforms Project (English)

The Higher Education Reform Project of Nepal has an objectives to support reforms in selected institutions for improving quality, relevance and efficiency of higher education; and to assist underprivileged students for equitable access. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1019 JAN 22, 2015

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Guinea - Performance learning review : information notice (English)
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FEB 19, 2015 94458 CAS Public Information Note
Ghana - Secondary Education Improvement Project : resettlement policy framework (Vol. 2) : Resettlement action plan for 6 affected sites of 23 new school projects (English)
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FEB 17, 2015 RP1623 Resettlement Plan
The role of skills training for youth employment in nepal : an impact evaluation of the employment fund (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94157 Brief
R&D returns, spillovers, and firm incentives : evidence from China (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7191 Policy Research Working Paper
Debiasing on a roll: changing gambling behavior through experiential learning (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7195 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
Behavioral economics and social exclusion : can interventions overcome prejudice ? (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7198 Policy Research Working Paper
SABER teachers : SABER : teachers (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94448 Brief
Orphans and Ebola : estimating the secondary impact of a public health crisis (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7196 Policy Research Working Paper
Expanding access to early childhood development : using interactive audio instruction (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 94010 Working Paper
Ghana - Secondary Education Improvement Project : environmental and social management framework (Vol. 5) : environmental and social management plan for 50 selected schools for expansion and rehabilitation : February 2015 (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 E4515 Environmental Assessment
Kenya - GPE Primary Education Development Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 E4758 Environmental Assessment
Pakistan - Balochistan Education Support Project (English)
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JAN 30, 2015 ICR3246 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Colombia - Collective Reparation for Victims through Social Reconstruction Project (English)
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JAN 29, 2015 94041 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Mexico - Compensatory Education Project (English)
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JAN 29, 2015 ICR3228 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Mexico - School-Based Management Project (English)
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JAN 29, 2015 ICR1629 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Colombia - Collective Reparation for Victims through Social Reconstruction Project (English)
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JAN 28, 2015 94042 Project Information Document
World - Dedicated Grant Mechanism (DGM) for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities including, a Global Learning and Knowledge Exchange Project (English)
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JAN 26, 2015 93666 Program Document
Jordan - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)
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JAN 22, 2015 93873 CAS Public Information Note
Nepal - Higher Education Reforms Project (English)
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JAN 22, 2015 PAD1019 Project Appraisal Document