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The evolution of the Canadian pension model : practical lessons for building world-class pension organizations (English)

Over the past three decades, a Canadian model of public pension has emerged that combines independent governance, professional in-house investment management, scale, and extensive geographic and asset-class diversification. ... See More +

Working Paper 121375 NOV 17, 2017

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Corporate debt maturity in developing countries : sources of long- and short-termism (English)

This paper documents to what extent firms from developing countries borrow short versus long term, using data on corporate bond and syndicated loan markets. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8222 OCT 19, 2017

Cortina Lorente,Juan Jose; Didier Brandao,Tatiana; Schmukler,Sergio L. Disclosed

Morocco 2040 : emerging by investing in intangible capital (English)

Morocco has made undeniable progress over the past fifteen years not only in the economic and social spheres, but also in the areas of personal freedoms and civil and political rights. ... See More +

Publication 120402 OCT 12, 2017

Chauffour,Jean-Pierre Christophe French Disclosed

Morocco 2040 : emerging by investing in intangible capital (French)

Morocco has made undeniable progress over the past fifteen years not only in the economic and social spheres, but also in the areas of personal freedoms and civil and political rights. ... See More +

Publication 120402 OCT 12, 2017

Chauffour,Jean-Pierre Christophe English Disclosed

Financial globalization : a glass half empty ? (English)

Since the 1970s, the world has embarked on a new financial globalization era. Cross-country capital flows have significantly increased in developed and developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8194 SEP 13, 2017

Schmukler,Sergio L.; Abraham,Facundo Disclosed

Statement of loans for August 2017 : Europe and Central Asia (English)

Working Paper 119798 AUG 31, 2017

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Arab pension systems : trends, challenges and options for reforms (English)

This report provides an overview of current pension challenges and opportunities formembers of the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF)1. There is an urgent need to address pensionissues in the region to address fiscal, macroeconomic, sustainability, equity and welfarechallenges. ... See More +

Working Paper 118862 AUG 01, 2017

Price,William Joseph; Pallares-Miralles,Montserrat; Demarco,Gustavo C.; Attia,Habib Disclosed

Statement of loans for July 2017 : South Asia Region (English)

Working Paper 119120 JUL 31, 2017

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Statement of loans for July 2017 : others (English)

Working Paper 119121 JUL 31, 2017

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DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletters are as follows: taking stock; major data releases; activity and inflation; financial markets; and commodity prices. ... See More +

Newsletter 117841 JUL 21, 2017

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Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)

This program document for the Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project has four pillars as follows : (i) Pillar A - Improve access to finance for small and young enterprises; (ii) Pillar B - Strengthen capital markets by improving the institutional framework and broadening the range of instruments; (iii) Pillar C - Improve the financial sustainability of the Caisse Marocaine des Retraites; and (iv) Pillar D - Strengthen oversight of the banking sector. ... See More +

Program Document 114404 JUL 19, 2017

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Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment (English)

This paper looks at the impact of members' ability to switch pension fund provider and /or portfolio on the allocation of pension funds to long-term investments. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8143 JUL 11, 2017

Pedraza Morales,Alvaro Enrique; Fuentes,Olga; Searle,Pamela; Stewart,Fiona Elizabeth Disclosed

Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification (English)

The potential for pension funds to contribute to capital markets and thereby economic growth has been argued on a theoretical basis and demonstrated empirically. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8136 JUL 05, 2017

Stewart,Fiona Elizabeth; Despalins,Romain; Remizova,Inna Disclosed

Social citizenship for older persons? : measuring the social quality of social pensions in the global south and explaining their spread (English)

Social pensions - non-contributory provisions for old age, mostly means-tested—have mushroomed in the global South since the 1990s, and have also been advocated by international organizations. ... See More +

Working Paper 117953 JUL 01, 2017

Böger,Tobias; Leisering,Lutz Disclosed

Statement of loans for June 2017 : Europe and Central Asia (English)

Working Paper 117439 JUN 30, 2017

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Statement of loans for June 2017 : East Asia and Pacific (English)

Working Paper 117438 JUN 30, 2017

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Statement of loans for June 2017 : Africa (English)

Working Paper 117437 JUN 30, 2017

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Statement of loans for June 2017 : South Asia (English)

Working Paper 117443 JUN 30, 2017

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Options for reforming early retirement system for special and hazardous occupations in Montenegro (English)

The report is structured as follows. In the first section, authors refer to the demographic and labor market context in Montenegro, which indicate the risks and challenges ahead of the pension system in Montenegro. ... See More +

Working Paper 117099 JUN 29, 2017

Vukajlović-Grba, Danijela; Chłoń-Domińczak, Agnieszka Disclosed

Argentina - Assessment of capital market mechanisms for financing of SMEs (English)

This document has the purpose of identifying and describing actions that could aid in facilitating the financing of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through instruments channeled via the capital markets. ... See More +

Working Paper 117055 JUN 28, 2017

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The evolution of the Canadian pension model : practical lessons for building world-class pension organizations (English)
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NOV 17, 2017 121375 Working Paper
Corporate debt maturity in developing countries : sources of long- and short-termism (English)
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OCT 19, 2017 WPS8222 Policy Research Working Paper
Morocco 2040 : emerging by investing in intangible capital (English)
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OCT 12, 2017 120402 Publication French
Morocco 2040 : emerging by investing in intangible capital (French)
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OCT 12, 2017 120402 Publication English
Financial globalization : a glass half empty ? (English)
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SEP 13, 2017 WPS8194 Policy Research Working Paper
Statement of loans for August 2017 : Europe and Central Asia (English)
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AUG 31, 2017 119798 Working Paper
Arab pension systems : trends, challenges and options for reforms (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 118862 Working Paper
Statement of loans for July 2017 : South Asia Region (English)
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JUL 31, 2017 119120 Working Paper
Statement of loans for July 2017 : others (English)
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JUL 31, 2017 119121 Working Paper
DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)
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JUL 21, 2017 117841 Newsletter
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)
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JUL 19, 2017 114404 Program Document
Pension funds and the impact of switching regulation on long-term investment (English)
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JUL 11, 2017 WPS8143 Policy Research Working Paper
Pension funds, capital markets, and the power of diversification (English)
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JUL 05, 2017 WPS8136 Policy Research Working Paper
Social citizenship for older persons? : measuring the social quality of social pensions in the global south and explaining their spread (English)
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JUL 01, 2017 117953 Working Paper
Statement of loans for June 2017 : Europe and Central Asia (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 117439 Working Paper
Statement of loans for June 2017 : East Asia and Pacific (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 117438 Working Paper
Statement of loans for June 2017 : Africa (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 117437 Working Paper
Statement of loans for June 2017 : South Asia (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 117443 Working Paper
Options for reforming early retirement system for special and hazardous occupations in Montenegro (English)
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JUN 29, 2017 117099 Working Paper
Argentina - Assessment of capital market mechanisms for financing of SMEs (English)
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JUN 28, 2017 117055 Working Paper