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Sri Lanka - SL- Road Sector Assistance Project : P086411 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 20 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR14925 DEC 10, 2014

Rajapaksa,Amali

Trading away from conflict : using trade to increase resilience in fragile states (English)

While economic growth in developing countries over the last ten years has lifted more people out of poverty than in any previous time, more than one billion people still live in countries affected by violent conflict. ... See More +

Publication 93123 DEC 08, 2014

Cali, Massimiliano

Pakistan - Third Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund Project : P105075 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 12 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR17009 DEC 03, 2014

Alvi,Mohammad Imtiaz Akhtar

Update on the economic impact of the 2014 Ebola epidemic on Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea (English)

The Ebola epidemic continues to cripple the economies of Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea. The crisis is resulting in flat or negative income growth and creating large fiscal needs in all three countries, as they work to eradicate the virus. ... See More +

Working Paper 92860 DEC 02, 2014

Party age and party color : new results on the political economy of redistribution and inequality (English)

This paper advances research on inequality with unique, new data on income distribution in 61 countries, including 20 Latin American countries, to explore the effects of political parties on redistribution. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7129 DEC 01, 2014

Keefer, Philip; Milanovic, Branko

Incomplete integration and contagion of debt distress in economic unions (English)

This paper compares different fiscal integration schemes on the basis of their ability to finance public investments and resilience to debt distress and contagion. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7130 DEC 01, 2014

Karayalcin, Cem; Onder, Harun

Congo, Democratic Republic of - Report of monitoring the economic and financial situation 2014 : strengthening the state and transform the national wealth mining in vehicle for growth, development and cohesion : Republica Democratica du Congo - Rapport de suivi de la situation economique et financiere 2014 : renforcer l’Etat et transformer la richesse miniere en vecteur de croissance, de developpement et de cohesion nationale (French)

In this report on the monitoring of the economic and financial situation 2014: strengthening the state and transform the national wealth mining in vehicle for growth, development and cohesion the main results of the work, Analytical World Bank in DRC are presented and are replaced by a context of economic developments in the long term. ... See More +

Mining/Oil and Gas 92946 DEC 01, 2014

Indonesia economic quarterly : delivering change (English)

The Indonesia Economic Quarterly (IEQ) has two main aims. First, it reports on the key developments over the past three months in Indonesia’s economy, and places these in a longerterm and global context. ... See More +

Working Paper 92999 DEC 01, 2014

How significant is Africa's demographic dividend for its future growth and poverty reduction ? (English)

Africa will be undergoing substantial demographic changes in the coming decades with the rising working age share of its population. The opportunity of African countries to convert these changes into demographic dividends for growth and poverty reduction will depend on several factors. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7134 DEC 01, 2014

Ahmed, S. Amer; Cruz, Marcio; Go, Delfin S.; Maliszewska, Maryla; Osorio-Rodarte, Israel

Economic effects of the Syrian war and the spread of the Islamic state on the Levant (English)

This paper uses a global computable general-equilibrium framework with new detail on six Levant countries -- the Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, the Syrian Arab Republic, and Turkey -- to quantify the direct and indirect economic effects of the Syrian war and the advance of the Islamic State on the Levant. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7135 DEC 01, 2014

Ianchovichina, Elena; Ivanic, Maros

Local foundations for better governance : A Review of Ghazala Mansuri and Vijayendra Rao's Localizing Development (English)

In Localizing Development, Mansuri and Rao survey theory and evidence for development strategies based on local community empowerment. This note extends their theoretical argument by focusing on local government as a vital source of new leadership. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7131 DEC 01, 2014

Myerson, Roger B.

Measuring risk preferences in rural Ethiopia : risk tolerance and exogenous income proxies (English)

Risk-aversion has generally been found to decrease in income. This may lead one to expect that poor countries will be more risk-averse than rich countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7137 DEC 01, 2014

Vieider, Ferdinand M.; Beyene, Abebe; Bluffstone, Randall; Dissanayake, Sahan; Gebreegziabher, Zenebe; Martinsson, Peter; Mekonnen, Alemu

Malaysia economic monitor : towards a middle-class society (English)

Malaysia has in many ways become a success story in shared prosperity. Shared prosperity means that all households experience income growth, but growth is higher for those households at the bottom of the distribution, a pattern that leads to lower inequality. ... See More +

Working Paper 93237 DEC 01, 2014

Gil Sander, Frederico; Packard, Truman; Purnamasari, Ririn Salwa; Testaverde, Mauro; Wacker, Konstantin M.; Yap, Wei Aun; Yoong, Pui Shen

Zambia economic brief (English)

Zambia’s economy is estimated to grow around 6.0 percent in 2014, slower than the 6.7 percent in the previous two years. Growth comes from a bumper maize harvest; rapid expansion in the construction industry—supported in part by public investment in roads; and continued strong growth in services. ... See More +

Working Paper 93254 DEC 01, 2014

Vietnam - Vietnam Renewable Energy Development Project : P103238 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR15761 NOV 28, 2014

Tran,Ky Hong

The economic impact of the 2014 Ebola epidemic : short- and medium-term estimates for West Africa (English)

Beyond the terrible toll in human lives and suffering, the Ebola epidemic currently afflicting West Africa is already having a measurable economic impact in terms of forgone output, higher fiscal deficits, rising prices, lower real household incomes, and greater poverty. ... See More +

Publication 92995 NOV 26, 2014

World Bank

Mozambique - Second Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project (English)

The development objective of the Second Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project for Mozambique is to build effective institutional and policy frameworks for climate resilient development. ... See More +

Program Document 91867 NOV 25, 2014

Cambodia economic update : Clear skies (Khmer)

This issue of the Cambodia economic update covers the following selected issues: 1) making the most of the Cambodian rise sector; and 2) creating opportunities for firms as reflected in findings from the investment climate assessment. ... See More +

Working Paper 91023 NOV 19, 2014

Ly, Sodeth; Aldaz-Carroll, Enrique English

New voices in investment : a survey of investors from emerging countries (English)

One out of every three dollars invested abroad in 2012 was originated in multinationals from developing countries. This study sheds light on the characteristics, motivations, strategies, and needs of emerging market investors. ... See More +

Publication 92869 NOV 14, 2014

Gomez-Mera, Laura; Kenyon, Thomas; Margalit, Yotam; Reis, Jose Guilherme; Varela, Gonzalo

Colombia - First Programmatic Sustained Growth and Income Convergence Project (English)

The First Programmatic Sustained Growth and Income Convergence Project for Colombia supports the government's efforts to sustain economic growth and increase productivity. ... See More +

Program Document 90374 NOV 13, 2014

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Sri Lanka - SL- Road Sector Assistance Project : P086411 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 20 (English)
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DEC 10, 2014 ISR14925 Implementation Status and Results Report
Trading away from conflict : using trade to increase resilience in fragile states (English)
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DEC 08, 2014 93123 Publication
Pakistan - Third Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund Project : P105075 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 12 (English)
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DEC 03, 2014 ISR17009 Implementation Status and Results Report
Update on the economic impact of the 2014 Ebola epidemic on Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea (English)
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DEC 02, 2014 92860 Working Paper
Party age and party color : new results on the political economy of redistribution and inequality (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7129 Policy Research Working Paper
Incomplete integration and contagion of debt distress in economic unions (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7130 Policy Research Working Paper
Congo, Democratic Republic of - Report of monitoring the economic and financial situation 2014 : strengthening the state and transform the national wealth mining in vehicle for growth, development and cohesion : Republica Democratica du Congo - Rapport de suivi de la situation economique et financiere 2014 : renforcer l’Etat et transformer la richesse miniere en vecteur de croissance, de developpement et de cohesion nationale (French)
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DEC 01, 2014 92946 Mining/Oil and Gas
Indonesia economic quarterly : delivering change (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 92999 Working Paper
How significant is Africa's demographic dividend for its future growth and poverty reduction ? (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7134 Policy Research Working Paper
Economic effects of the Syrian war and the spread of the Islamic state on the Levant (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7135 Policy Research Working Paper
Local foundations for better governance : A Review of Ghazala Mansuri and Vijayendra Rao's Localizing Development (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7131 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring risk preferences in rural Ethiopia : risk tolerance and exogenous income proxies (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7137 Policy Research Working Paper
Malaysia economic monitor : towards a middle-class society (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93237 Working Paper
Zambia economic brief (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93254 Working Paper
Vietnam - Vietnam Renewable Energy Development Project : P103238 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 09 (English)
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NOV 28, 2014 ISR15761 Implementation Status and Results Report
The economic impact of the 2014 Ebola epidemic : short- and medium-term estimates for West Africa (English)
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NOV 26, 2014 92995 Publication
Mozambique - Second Climate Change Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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NOV 25, 2014 91867 Program Document
Cambodia economic update : Clear skies (Khmer)
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NOV 19, 2014 91023 Working Paper English
New voices in investment : a survey of investors from emerging countries (English)
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NOV 14, 2014 92869 Publication
Colombia - First Programmatic Sustained Growth and Income Convergence Project (English)
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NOV 13, 2014 90374 Program Document