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Strengthening domestic resource mobilization : moving from theory to practice in low- and middle-income countries (English)

This report presents an overview of current trends in tax policy, tax administration, and international taxation and provides a broad landscape of practical examples drawn from World Bank operations across global practices over the past several decades. ... See More +

Publication 116658 JUN 16, 2017

Junquera-Varela,Raul Felix; Verhoeven,Marinus; Shukla,Gangadhar Prasad; Haven,Bernard James; Awasthi,Rajul; Moreno-Dodson,Blanca Disclosed

West Bank and Gaza - Economic Monitoring Report to the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (English)

The Palestinian people face an increasingly uncertain political environment, and an economy that is failing to generate the jobs and incomes that are needed to improve living standards. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS22126 MAY 04, 2017

Ahern,Mark Eugene Disclosed

Stronger together : intra-household cooperation and household welfare in Malawi (English)

It has long been recognized that household decision-making may not result in outcomes consistent with the unitary household model. Within the collective bargaining framework, consumption decisions would be driven by the spouse with greater bargaining power, while the outcomes would still be Pareto efficient. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8043 APR 26, 2017

Mccarthy,Nancy; Kilic,Talip Disclosed

El Salvador - Income Support and Employability Project (English)

Ratings for the Income Support and Employability Project for El Salvador were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was substantial, the Bank performance was satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3976 FEB 22, 2017

Disclosed

Bangladesh - Income Support Program for The Poorest Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 108740 SEP 01, 2016

Disclosed

The varying income effects of weather variation : initial insights from rural Vietnam (English)

To estimate the impact of weather on rural income changes over time, this study combines data from the panel subsample of the latest Vietnam Household Living Standard Surveys 2010, 2012, and 2014 and gridded weather data from the Climate Research Unit. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7764 JUL 25, 2016

Narloch,Ulf Gerrit Disclosed

Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices (English)

Household income surveys often fail to capture top incomes which leads to an underestimation of income inequality. A popular solution is to combine the household survey with data from income tax records, which has been found to result in significant upward corrections of inequality estimates. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7727 JUN 22, 2016

Van Der Weide,Roy; Lakner,Christoph; Ianchovichina,Elena Disclosed

Transitioning from low-income growth to high-income growth : is there a middle-income trap? (English)

Is there a “middle-income trap”? Theory suggests that the determinants of growth at low and high income levels may be different. If countries struggle to transition from growth strategies that are effective at low income levels to growth strategies that are effective at high income levels, they may stagnate at some middle income level; this phenomenon can be thought of as a “middle-income trap.” ... See More +

Journal Article 113004 MAY 01, 2016

J. Bulman,David; Eden,Maya; Nguyen,Ha Minh Disclosed

Earnings premiums and penalties for self-employment and informal employees around the world (English)

This paper examines the earnings premiums associated with different types of employment in 73 countries. Workers are divided into four categories: non-professional own-account workers, employers and own-account professionals, informal wage employees, and formal wage employees. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7530 JAN 07, 2016

Gindling,T. H.; Mossaad,Nadwa; Newhouse,David Locke Disclosed

Vietnam - Medium Cities Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement plan for Ha Nam Province (English)

The development objective of the Medium Cities Development Project for Vietnam is to increase access to improved urban infrastructure services in three selected medium sized cities, Lao Cai, Phu Ly, and Vinh, in a sustainable and efficient manner. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG1541 NOV 24, 2015

Nguyen,Phuong Thu Disclosed

Egypt, Arab Republic of - Country partnership framework for the period FY2015-19 (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Egypt for FY15-19 has been prepared at an important juncture in Egypt’s history to support transformational changes to the economic and social space. ... See More +

Working Paper 94554 NOV 20, 2015

Disclosed

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 645 : allocation of FY15 net income (English)

On October 9, 2015, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors adopted resolution number six hundred and forty-five. ... See More +

Board Report 100909 OCT 09, 2015

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A decade of declining earnings inequality in the Russian Federation (English)

Wage inequality decreased significantly in the Russian Federation over the 2000s. The economic expansion experienced throughout the decade led to an improvement in social indicators, with a large reduction in poverty rates and an increase in higher education. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7392 AUG 13, 2015

Calvo,Paula Andrea; Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe; Posadas,Josefina Disclosed

International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: international comparison program (ICP) in the media; ICP workshops; publications; 46th United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC) session; and ICP video tutorials. ... See More +

Newsletter 94375 DEC 31, 2014

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Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis (English)

Over the past decade (2003-12), Latin America has experienced strong income growth and a notable reduction in income inequality, with the region's Gini coefficient falling from 55.6 to 51.8. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7146 DEC 01, 2014

Cord, Louise; Barriga Cabanillas, Oscar; Lucchetti, Leonardo; Rodriguez-Castelan, Carlos; Sousa, Liliana D.; Valderrama, Daniel Disclosed

Cabo Verde - Country partnership strategy completion report (CPSCR) review for the period FY2009-12 : IEG review (English)

This review examines the implementation of the FY2009-12 country partnership strategy (CPS) of FY2009 and the CPS progress report (CPSPR) of FY2011, and assesses the CPS completion report (CPSCR). ... See More +

CAS Completion Report Review 93084 DEC 01, 2014

Disclosed

India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project (English)

The objective of the Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project of India is to enable selected poor households to enhance agricultural incomes and secure increased access to human development services and social entitlements. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 88489 NOV 26, 2014

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DECPG daily economic news (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) daily economic news are as follows: financial markets; high income economies; and developing economies. ... See More +

Newsletter 93191 OCT 22, 2014

Chen, Derek; Kida, Mizuho; Kim, Eung Ju Disclosed

Statement by Luis Videgaray Caso at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)

This is a statement by Luis Videgaray Caso, Secretary of Finance and Public Credit at the ninetieth meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014. ... See More +

Board Report 91379 OCT 11, 2014

Disclosed

Statement by Mr. Nhlanhla M. Nene at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Nhlanhla M. Nene, Minister of Finance of South Africa at the ninetieth meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014. ... See More +

Board Report 91403 OCT 11, 2014

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Strengthening domestic resource mobilization : moving from theory to practice in low- and middle-income countries (English)
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JUN 16, 2017 116658 Publication
West Bank and Gaza - Economic Monitoring Report to the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (English)
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MAY 04, 2017 ACS22126 Working Paper
Stronger together : intra-household cooperation and household welfare in Malawi (English)
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APR 26, 2017 WPS8043 Policy Research Working Paper
El Salvador - Income Support and Employability Project (English)
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FEB 22, 2017 ICR3976 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Bangladesh - Income Support Program for The Poorest Project : procurement plan (English)
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SEP 01, 2016 108740 Procurement Plan
The varying income effects of weather variation : initial insights from rural Vietnam (English)
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JUL 25, 2016 WPS7764 Policy Research Working Paper
Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices (English)
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JUN 22, 2016 WPS7727 Policy Research Working Paper
Transitioning from low-income growth to high-income growth : is there a middle-income trap? (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 113004 Journal Article
Earnings premiums and penalties for self-employment and informal employees around the world (English)
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JAN 07, 2016 WPS7530 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Medium Cities Development Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement plan for Ha Nam Province (English)
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NOV 24, 2015 SFG1541 Resettlement Plan
Egypt, Arab Republic of - Country partnership framework for the period FY2015-19 (English)
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NOV 20, 2015 94554 Working Paper
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Board of Governors resolution ; no. 645 : allocation of FY15 net income (English)
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OCT 09, 2015 100909 Board Report
A decade of declining earnings inequality in the Russian Federation (English)
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AUG 13, 2015 WPS7392 Policy Research Working Paper
International Comparison Program (ICP) : quarterly update for December 2014 (English)
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DEC 31, 2014 94375 Newsletter
Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 WPS7146 Policy Research Working Paper
Cabo Verde - Country partnership strategy completion report (CPSCR) review for the period FY2009-12 : IEG review (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93084 CAS Completion Report Review
India - Telangana Rural Inclusive Growth Project (English)
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NOV 26, 2014 88489 Project Appraisal Document
DECPG daily economic news (English)
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OCT 22, 2014 93191 Newsletter
Statement by Luis Videgaray Caso at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)
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OCT 11, 2014 91379 Board Report
Statement by Mr. Nhlanhla M. Nene at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)
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OCT 11, 2014 91403 Board Report