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Republic of Congo - PEMFAR : implementing public financial management reforms to stimulate growth and achieve shared prosperity : République du Congo - Revue de la gestion des dépenses publiques et de la responsabilité financière (PEMFAR) (French)

La République du Congo possède de nombreuses ressources qui peuvent être mises à profit pour bâtir une économie solide et robuste. Ces ressources sont : le pétrole, les minerais, les terres arables et une population jeune. ... See More +

Other Public Sector Study ACS14289 MAY 22, 2017

English 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

Malawi - Agricultural Support and Fiscal Management Development Policy Financing Project : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 114839 MAY 04, 2017

Disclosed

Education public expenditure reviews for Eastern and Southern Africa : The good, the bad and The future (English)

A sufficient number of education public expenditure reviews, quantitative service delivery surveys, and public expenditure tracking surveys had recently been completed for East and South African countries toexplore several questions. i) What topics did the PERs address? ... See More +

Working Paper 114733 MAY 02, 2017

Berryman,Sue Ellen; Caillaud,Fadila Disclosed

Does oil revenue crowd out other tax revenues ? policy lessons for Uganda (English)

This paper examines the relationship between hydrocarbon and non-hydrocarbon revenues using a probabilistic panel model with data covering 30 resource-rich countries over 1992-2012. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8048 MAY 01, 2017

Tsoungui Belinga,Vincent De Paul; Melou,Maximillien Kaffo; Nganou,Jean-Pascal Disclosed

Tonga - Second Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)

The development objectives of Second Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project for Tongo are to: i) Support fiscal resilience by means of strengthened revenue mobilization and strategic fiscal and debt policies; ii) support improved government accountability and private sector regulation by improving compliance with public procurement regulations, improving budgetary classifications, improving the adequacy of responses to external audit, and introducing new regulatory frameworks into selected sectors; and iii) support a more dynamic and inclusive economy by adopting investor‐friendly foreign investment legislation, extending coverage of the credit bureau, improving oversight and private participation in public enterprises, and introducing regulation to private sector labor markets. ... See More +

Program Document 113909 APR 27, 2017

Disclosed

Tobacco taxation in Turkey : an overview of policy measures and results (English)

Turkey’s government increased tobacco tax revenue and lowered tobacco consumption by increasing tobacco tax rates significantly between 2003 and 2013. ... See More +

Working Paper 114284 APR 25, 2017

Cetinkaya,Volkan; Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

Tobacco taxation in the European Union : an overview (English)

The European Union has a long experience in tobacco tax harmonization, which provides useful lessons learned. In the European Union, tobacco tax harmonization took place in stages, and currently all Member States have agreed upon definitions, tax base, and minimum excise duty rates for all product categories of manufactured tobacco. ... See More +

Working Paper 114324 APR 25, 2017

Bouw, Annerie Disclosed

Consumption smoothing and shock persistence : optimal simple fiscal rules for commodity exporters (English)

A common criticism of balanced budget fiscal rules is that they increase the consumption volatility of financially constrained households who are unable to smooth consumption. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8035 APR 25, 2017

Galego Mendes,Arthur; Pennings,Steven Michael Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Mohammed Boussaid at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)

This is a statement by Mohammed Boussaid, Minister of Economy and Finance of the Kingdom of Morocco, at the ninety-fifth meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017. ... See More +

Board Report 114558 APR 22, 2017

Disclosed

Arithmetics and politics of domestic resource mobilization (English)

The 2015 United Nations resolution on Financing for Development stresses the importance of effective resource mobilization and use of domestic resources to pursue sustainable development. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8029 APR 17, 2017

Bolch,Kimberly Blair; Ceriani,Lidia; Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe Disclosed

Liberia - Road Asset Management Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management plan for S.D. cooper intersection - Coca Cola Factory Road Rehabilitation Project (English)

The development objective of the Road Asset Management Project for Liberia is to support the Recipient's efforts to reduce transport costs along the road corridor from Monrovia to the Guinea border and to maintain the road in good condition over a 10-year period. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3271 APR 17, 2017

Ba,Ndeye Anna Disclosed

Estimating the distributional impact of increasing taxes on tobacco products in Armenia : results from an extended cost-effectiveness analysis (English)

At present, tobacco taxes in Armenia are among the lowest in Europe and Central Asia. Global experience has shown that increasing taxes on tobacco is one of the most cost effective public health interventions. ... See More +

Working Paper 114323 APR 14, 2017

Postolovska,Iryna; Lavado,Rouselle F.; Tarr, Gillian; Verguet, Stephane Disclosed

Mauritania - Second Fiscal Consolidation and Private Sector Support Project (English)

Program Information Document 115136 APR 12, 2017

Disclosed

Uganda - Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program for Results Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social systems assessment (English)

The objective of the Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program for Results Project for Uganda is to enhance equity and efficiency of financing of decentralized social services. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment 114442 APR 11, 2017

Dobronogov,Anton Disclosed

Tanzania economic update : money within reach - extending financial inclusion in Tanzania (English)

In 2016, the global economic environment remained subdued, with growth performance in Sub-Saharan Africa the weakest in over 20 years. Economic conditions across most advanced economies remained challenging, while emerging and developing economies as a whole are set to maintain their growth momentum. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 114125 APR 01, 2017

Disclosed

South Asia Procurement Innovation Awards 2016 (English)

This publication is a compilation of abstracts of submissions made by procurement entities from Government, Public Sector, Autonomous, University or Research and Training Institutions following the Public Procurement regulatory framework, and NGOs/CBOs involved in Public Procurement Management and Oversight Support in the South Asian countries of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka for South Asia Procurement Innovation Awards 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 114154 APR 01, 2017

Disclosed

Philippines Economic Update : Advancing the Investment Agenda (English)

The Philippine economy remained resilient to global headwinds in 2016. While a slower-than-expected global recovery weakened net exports, surging domestic demands pushed the annual GDP growth rate to 6.8 percent, year-on-year. ... See More +

Working Paper 114151 APR 01, 2017

Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments : April 2017 (English)

The World Bank growth forecast for the Philippines was maintained at 6.9 percent for 2017. The Philippine stock exchange index (PSEi) edged slightly up in March while the peso stabilized above Php/US$50.00 amidst a less volatile foreign exchange market. ... See More +

Newsletter 114414 APR 01, 2017

Disclosed

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Republic of Congo - PEMFAR : implementing public financial management reforms to stimulate growth and achieve shared prosperity : République du Congo - Revue de la gestion des dépenses publiques et de la responsabilité financière (PEMFAR) (French)
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MAY 22, 2017 ACS14289 Other Public Sector Study English
Industrial policies vs public goods under asymmetric information (English)
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MAY 04, 2017 WPS8052 Policy Research Working Paper
Malawi - Agricultural Support and Fiscal Management Development Policy Financing Project : chair summary (English)
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MAY 04, 2017 114839 Board Summary
Education public expenditure reviews for Eastern and Southern Africa : The good, the bad and The future (English)
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MAY 02, 2017 114733 Working Paper
Does oil revenue crowd out other tax revenues ? policy lessons for Uganda (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 WPS8048 Policy Research Working Paper
Tunisia - Business Environment and Entrepreneurship (BEE) Development Policy Financing (DPF) Project : تمويل السياسات التنموية الخاصة بمناخ الأعمال و ريادة الأعمال (Arabic)
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MAY 01, 2017 114789 Program Information Document French, English
Tonga - Second Inclusive Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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APR 27, 2017 113909 Program Document
Tobacco taxation in Turkey : an overview of policy measures and results (English)
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APR 25, 2017 114284 Working Paper
Tobacco taxation in the European Union : an overview (English)
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APR 25, 2017 114324 Working Paper
Consumption smoothing and shock persistence : optimal simple fiscal rules for commodity exporters (English)
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APR 25, 2017 WPS8035 Policy Research Working Paper
Statement by Mr. Mohammed Boussaid at the 95th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 22, 2017 (English)
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APR 22, 2017 114558 Board Report
Arithmetics and politics of domestic resource mobilization (English)
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APR 17, 2017 WPS8029 Policy Research Working Paper
Liberia - Road Asset Management Project : environmental assessment : Environmental management plan for S.D. cooper intersection - Coca Cola Factory Road Rehabilitation Project (English)
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APR 17, 2017 SFG3271 Environmental Assessment
Estimating the distributional impact of increasing taxes on tobacco products in Armenia : results from an extended cost-effectiveness analysis (English)
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APR 14, 2017 114323 Working Paper
Mauritania - Second Fiscal Consolidation and Private Sector Support Project (English)
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APR 12, 2017 115136 Program Information Document
Uganda - Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program for Results Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social systems assessment (English)
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APR 11, 2017 114442 Environmental Assessment
Tanzania economic update : money within reach - extending financial inclusion in Tanzania (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114125 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
South Asia Procurement Innovation Awards 2016 (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114154 Working Paper
Philippines Economic Update : Advancing the Investment Agenda (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114151 Working Paper
Philippines monthly economic developments : April 2017 (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114414 Newsletter