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The effect of government responsiveness on future political participation (English)

What effect does government responsiveness have on political participation? Since the 1940s political scientists have used attitudinal measures of perceived efficacy to explain participation. ... See More +

Working Paper 99519 FEB 26, 2015

Sjoberg,Fredrik Matias; Mellon,Andrew Jonathan; Peixoto,Tiago Carneiro Disclosed

Yemen - Higher Education Quality Improvement Project : additional financing (Arabic)

The objective of the additional financing for Higher Education Quality Improvement Project (HEQIP) for Yemen is to create the enabling conditions for the enhancement of the quality of university programs and graduate employability. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1025 AUG 09, 2014

Disclosed

Indigenous peoples of Russia : country profile (Russian)

This country profile aims to: 1) provide Bank task teams with an understanding of some of the historical, legal, and social issues that are involved in making a determination to apply Operational Policy (OP) 4.10 regarding Indigenous Peoples (IPs) the Russian Federation; 2) if OP 4.10 is invoked, to inform task teams of some of the key concerns of IPs and the requirements of the Russian legal context that may impact project sustainability; and 3) to define priority issues of concern to IPs in the Russian Federation that the Bank might reference as it continues to work with the Government to implement Theme 2: Expanding Human Potential of the Bank's Country Partnership Strategy for 2012-2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 89151 JUN 01, 2014

English Disclosed

Nicaragua - Hurricane Felix Emergency Recovery Project : urgent follow-up mission - February 4 to 6, 2014 : Nicaragua - Proyecto de Emergencia para la Recuperacion Despues del Huracan Felix : mision de seguimiento urgente : 4 al 6 de Febrero de 2014 (Spanish)

This Aide Memoire on Hurricane Felix Emergency Recovery Project in Nicaragua reports that a World Bank mission visited the North Atlantic Autonomous Region of Nicaragua (RAAN) from the 4th to the 6th February, 2014 to provide emergency follow-up on the Draft Emergency recovery after Hurricane Felix. ... See More +

Aide Memoire 87129 APR 06, 2014

Disclosed

Promises, promises : vote-buying and the electoral mobilization strategies of non-credible politicians (English)

Vote-buying is pervasive, but not everywhere. What explains significant variations across countries in the greater use of pre-electoral transfers to mobilize voters relative to the use of pre-electoral promises of post-electoral transfers? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6653 OCT 01, 2013

Hanusch, Marek; Keefer, Philip Disclosed

Political budget cycles and the organization of political parties (English)

This paper introduces a new explanation for political budget cycles: politicians have stronger incentives to increase spending around elections in the presence of younger political parties. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6654 OCT 01, 2013

Hanusch, Marek; Keefer, Philip Disclosed

Middle East and North Africa - economic developments and prospects : investing in turbulent times (English)

The political and social upheavals that followed the Arab Spring of 2011 continue to dominate economic activity and near term prospects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 81757 OCT 01, 2013

Ianchovichina, Elena; Devarajan, Shantayanan; Burger, Martijn; Cosic, Damir; Rouis, Mustapha Disclosed

Morocco - New governance framework Implementation support project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC2090 JAN 22, 2013

Disclosed

Morocco - New governance framework Implementation support project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC2090 JAN 22, 2013

Disclosed

Peace, democracy and human rights : handbook for ex-combatants (Arabic)

Reintegration is not only an economic process but also a social and political process, during which ex-combatants acquire civilian status. Citizenship training on issues pertaining to human rights, democracy, rule of law and gender eases the reintegration process for ex-combatants and their communities, helping to ensure long-term peace and stability as well as promote ex-combatants engagement with democratic and civil institutions. ... See More +

Working Paper 78332 JAN 01, 2013

French, English Disclosed

Innovation promotes good governance in Albania (Albanian)

This Report Profile tells us a story on how innovation promotes good governance in Albania. For better governance, citizens need more access to information. ... See More +

Brief 94108 APR 17, 2012

Disclosed

Public sector reform and the first citizen report card in Turkey : Réforme du secteur public et première enquête de satisfaction citoyenne en Turquie (French)

This Results Profile talks about public sector reform and the first Citizen Report Card (CRC) in Turkey. Public sector reform in Turkey was an ongoing effort involving granting of more autonomy and authority to lower levels of government for more democratic control and more effective central monitoring. ... See More +

Brief 94148 APR 17, 2012

Disclosed

Argentina - Prevention and Management of Influenza Type Illness and Strengthening of Argentina's Epidemiological System Project : restructuring (Vol. 2) : Data sheet (English)

The development objective of the Prevention and Management of Influenza Type Illness and Strengthening of Argentina's Epidemiological System Project is to support the Nation's high-level objective to reduce its burden of disease related to infectious and transmitted diseases, and specifically acute respiratory infections (ARI). ... See More +

Project Paper 67426 MAR 16, 2012

Disclosed

Gender and asset ownership : a guide to collecting individual-level data (English)

Ownership and control over assets such as land and housing provide direct and indirect benefits to individuals and households, including a secure place to live, the means of a livelihood, protection during emergencies, and collateral for credit that can be used for investment or consumption. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4704 JUN 01, 2011

Doss, Cheryl; Grown, Caren; Deere, Carmen Diana Disclosed

Bangladesh - Strengthening oversight (finance) committee (English)

Bangladesh has adopted the Westminster Model of democracy, for holding government and executive accountable for governmental actions and policies. ... See More +

Working Paper 70311 APR 01, 2011

Disclosed

Recognizing and reducing corruption risks in land management in Vietnam : Nhan dien va giam thieu cac rui ro dan den tham nhung trong quan ly dat dai o Vietnam (Vietnamese)

Corruption in land management from the perspective of a simple risk framework. These risk factors and forms of corruption spring from more general shortcomings in the integrity framework. ... See More +

Working Paper 59169 JAN 01, 2011

Alcaide Garrido,Maria Delfina; Anderson,James; Davidsen,Soren; Dr. Dang Hung Vo; Dr. Dang Ngoc Dinh; Tran,Huong Thi Lan-000363734 English Disclosed

Constitutional rules and agricultural policy outcomes (English)

This paper deals with the effect of constitutional rules on agricultural policy outcomes in a panel of observations for more than 70 developing and developed countries in the 1955-2005 period. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 55962 MAY 01, 2009

Olper, Alessandro; Raimondi, Valentina Disclosed

Path to prosperity, annual meetings 2006, Singapore with Paul Wolfowitz, World Bank President : Jalan menuju kemakmuran, pidato Paul Wolfowitz Presiden Kelompok Bank Dunia kepada Singapura (Bahasa (Indonesian))

This report discusses the remarks delivered by Paul Wolfowitz, President of the World Bank. He discusses on Singapore's remarkable progress along the road from poverty to prosperity which has also been discovered by many other countries in East Asia and around the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 101355 SEP 19, 2006

Wolfowitz,Paul Disclosed

Surveillance (Arabic)

Health surveillance is the ongoing systematic collection, analysis and interpretation of health data essential for planning, implementing, and evaluating public health activities, closely integrated with timely dissemination of the data to enable effective and efficient action to be taken to prevent and control disease. ... See More +

Brief 53649 MAY 01, 2006

Spanish, Russian, French, English Disclosed

Egypt Outreach (Arabic)

The newsletter discusses activities at the Bank's Cairo Offices during the last quarter of 2005. Contents include: World Bank MNA regional conference o the job creation and skill development; an interview with Emmanuel Ebi; new World Bank president Paul Wolfowitz stresses results agenda in the Annual Meetings 2005 speech; call for parliamentarians to deliver results for poor; reducing poverty and human development in MENA; HIV/AIDS prevention in the Middle East and North Africa, WB launches regional strategy to help countries develop national HIV/ADIS plans; major events at he Bank Egypt country office: 2005 in a snapshot; Egypt's Public Information Center (PIC). ... See More +

Newsletter 37114 DEC 01, 2005

El Naggar, Dina [editor]; El Kouesny, Nehal [editor] English

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The effect of government responsiveness on future political participation (English)
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FEB 26, 2015 99519 Working Paper
Yemen - Higher Education Quality Improvement Project : additional financing (Arabic)
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AUG 09, 2014 PAD1025 Project Paper
Indigenous peoples of Russia : country profile (Russian)
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JUN 01, 2014 89151 Working Paper English
Nicaragua - Hurricane Felix Emergency Recovery Project : urgent follow-up mission - February 4 to 6, 2014 : Nicaragua - Proyecto de Emergencia para la Recuperacion Despues del Huracan Felix : mision de seguimiento urgente : 4 al 6 de Febrero de 2014 (Spanish)
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APR 06, 2014 87129 Aide Memoire
Promises, promises : vote-buying and the electoral mobilization strategies of non-credible politicians (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 WPS6653 Policy Research Working Paper
Political budget cycles and the organization of political parties (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 WPS6654 Policy Research Working Paper
Middle East and North Africa - economic developments and prospects : investing in turbulent times (English)
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OCT 01, 2013 81757 Other Financial Sector Study
Morocco - New governance framework Implementation support project (English)
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JAN 22, 2013 ISDSC2090 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Morocco - New governance framework Implementation support project (English)
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JAN 22, 2013 ISDSC2090 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Peace, democracy and human rights : handbook for ex-combatants (Arabic)
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JAN 01, 2013 78332 Working Paper French, English
Innovation promotes good governance in Albania (Albanian)
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APR 17, 2012 94108 Brief
Public sector reform and the first citizen report card in Turkey : Réforme du secteur public et première enquête de satisfaction citoyenne en Turquie (French)
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APR 17, 2012 94148 Brief
Argentina - Prevention and Management of Influenza Type Illness and Strengthening of Argentina's Epidemiological System Project : restructuring (Vol. 2) : Data sheet (English)
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MAR 16, 2012 67426 Project Paper
Gender and asset ownership : a guide to collecting individual-level data (English)
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JUN 01, 2011 WPS4704 Policy Research Working Paper
Bangladesh - Strengthening oversight (finance) committee (English)
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APR 01, 2011 70311 Working Paper
Recognizing and reducing corruption risks in land management in Vietnam : Nhan dien va giam thieu cac rui ro dan den tham nhung trong quan ly dat dai o Vietnam (Vietnamese)
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JAN 01, 2011 59169 Working Paper English
Constitutional rules and agricultural policy outcomes (English)
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MAY 01, 2009 55962 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Path to prosperity, annual meetings 2006, Singapore with Paul Wolfowitz, World Bank President : Jalan menuju kemakmuran, pidato Paul Wolfowitz Presiden Kelompok Bank Dunia kepada Singapura (Bahasa (Indonesian))
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SEP 19, 2006 101355 Working Paper
Surveillance (Arabic)
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MAY 01, 2006 53649 Brief Spanish, Russian, French, English
Egypt Outreach (Arabic)
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DEC 01, 2005 37114 Newsletter English