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The socio-economic impacts of Ebola in Liberia : results from a high frequency cell phone survey (English)

As of February 18, 2015 Liberia has reported over 9,000 cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), and 3,900 deaths. Since the previous round of data collection, in December 2014, Liberia continues to show progress toward getting to zero cases, and in the 21 days leading up to January 28, there were only 20 confirmed cases nationally, down from 92 in the 21 days ending on December 31, 2014, and a high of 546 in late August and early September. ... See More +

Working Paper 94518 FEB 24, 2015

Himelein, Kristen; Kastelic, Jonathan

Panama-Panama DPL (New Series) (English)

Project Information Document AB7708 FEB 06, 2015

India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 94150 FEB 03, 2015

Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ? (English)

Parental involvement in matchmaking may distort the choice of spouse because parents are willing to substitute love for market and household production, which are more sharable between parents and their children. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7188 FEB 01, 2015

Huang, Fali; Jin, Ginger Zhe; Xu, Lixin Colin

Nigeria - Statistical Development Project (English)

The Statistical Development Project for Nigeria received a satisfactory outcome with moderate risk to development outcome. The Bank received a satisfactory rating while the Borrower was rated moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3203 JAN 30, 2015

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

Project Information Document 94042 JAN 28, 2015

Indonesia - Fourth National Program for Community Empowerment in Rural Areas Project (English)

The Fourth National Program for Community Empowerment in Rural Areas Project for Indonesia received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with a moderate risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3281 JAN 27, 2015

Safety nets in Africa : effective mechanisms to reach the poor and most vulnerable (English)

The need for safety nets in Sub-Saharan Africa is vast. In addition to being the world?s poorest region, Sub-Saharan Africa is also one of the most unequal. ... See More +

Publication 94117 JAN 26, 2015

del Ninno, Carlo [editor]; Mills, Bradford [editor]

Jordan - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)

CAS Public Information Note 93873 JAN 22, 2015

Myanmar - Agricultural Development Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Social assessment (English)

The objective of the Agricultural Development Support Project for Myanmar is to increase crop yields and cropping intensity in the target irrigated areas. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4726 JAN 21, 2015

Tajikistan - Community Services Development Fund Project : environmental management framework (English)

The development objective of the Community Services Development Fund Project for Tajikistan is to improve the access, quality, and efficiency of basic municipal services in participating towns and rural areas through: (i) harmonizing available financing aimed at developing communal services; and (ii) enhancing the institutional capacity of municipalities and local utilities. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4739 JAN 21, 2015

Burundi - Eigth Economic Reform Support Grant : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 93701 JAN 13, 2015

Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world (English)

This paper assesses inequality of opportunity in educational achievement using the Human Opportunity Index methodology on data from the Programme for International Student Assessment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7152 JAN 01, 2015

Balcazar, Carlos Felipe; Narayan, Ambar; Tiwari, Sailesh

Long-run effects of democracy on income inequality : evidence from repeated cross-sections (English)

This paper assesses the link between democracy and inequality. Inequality is measured at the cohort level with pseudo-panel data built from nine Latin American countries' household surveys (1995-2009, biannual). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7153 JAN 01, 2015

Balcazar, Carlos Felipe

Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects (English)

Does research add value to aid? Specifically, does impact evaluation research help or hinder the delivery of development projects? This paper analyzes the question by constructing a new data set of 100 impact evaluations and 1,135 projects approved by the World Bank between 2005 and 2011. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7157 JAN 01, 2015

Legovini, Arianna; Di Maro, Vincenzo; Piza, Caio

Papua New Guinea - Rural Service Delivery and Local Governance Program : improving service delivery for rural communities (English)

Papua New Guinea has experienced strong, resource-led, economic growth over the past 10 years, yet basic development outcomes have remained the same or improved only marginally over the same period. ... See More +

Brief 93518 JAN 01, 2015

Caldwell, Erik

Papua New Guinea Additional Financing for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (English)

The majority of Papua New Guinea's population lives in rural areas, largely dependent on agriculture for their livelihoods. Coffee and cocoa are the main cash crops, with half of the country's total workforce involved in their production, processing, and sale. ... See More +

Brief 93513 JAN 01, 2015

Nouve, Kofi

Promoting positive nutrition behavior in Bihar, India (English)

This brief describes a small pilot designed to leverage the women's self-help group platform of a World Bank-supported livelihoods project (that is, a non-health sector project) to: (a) promote positive nutrition and health behaviors; and (b) improve, especially amongst poor and vulnerable households, the demand for and utilization of public services across many sectors to improve nutrition outcomes. ... See More +

Brief 93527 JAN 01, 2015

Food and nutrition security in tribal and backwards areas in India (English)

Malnutrition is one of India's most serious and persistent problems. While nutrition outcomes across India are poor, they are typically worse in tribal and backward areas. ... See More +

Brief 93528 JAN 01, 2015

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The socio-economic impacts of Ebola in Liberia : results from a high frequency cell phone survey (English)
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FEB 24, 2015 94518 Working Paper
Panama-Panama DPL (New Series) (English)
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FEB 06, 2015 AB7708 Project Information Document
India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project : procurement plan (English)
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FEB 03, 2015 94150 Procurement Plan
Love, money, and old age support : does parental matchmaking matter ? (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7188 Policy Research Working Paper
Nigeria - Statistical Development Project (English)
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JAN 30, 2015 ICR3203 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
Indonesia - Fourth National Program for Community Empowerment in Rural Areas Project (English)
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JAN 27, 2015 ICR3281 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Safety nets in Africa : effective mechanisms to reach the poor and most vulnerable (English)
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JAN 26, 2015 94117 Publication
Jordan - Systematic country diagnostic : information notice (English)
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JAN 22, 2015 93873 CAS Public Information Note
Myanmar - Agricultural Development Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Social assessment (English)
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JAN 21, 2015 E4726 Environmental Assessment
Tajikistan - Community Services Development Fund Project : environmental management framework (English)
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JAN 21, 2015 E4739 Environmental Assessment
Burundi - Eigth Economic Reform Support Grant : chair summary (English)
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JAN 13, 2015 93701 Board Summary
Djibouti - Crisis response - Social Safety Net Project : procurement plan : Fiche du plan de passation des marches (French)
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JAN 01, 2015 93465 Procurement Plan
Born with a silver spoon : inequality in educational achievement across the world (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7152 Policy Research Working Paper
Long-run effects of democracy on income inequality : evidence from repeated cross-sections (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7153 Policy Research Working Paper
Impact evaluation helps deliver development projects (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7157 Policy Research Working Paper
Papua New Guinea - Rural Service Delivery and Local Governance Program : improving service delivery for rural communities (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93518 Brief
Papua New Guinea Additional Financing for the Productive Partnerships in Agriculture Project (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93513 Brief
Promoting positive nutrition behavior in Bihar, India (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93527 Brief
Food and nutrition security in tribal and backwards areas in India (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 93528 Brief