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Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia (English)

Education systems in developing countries are often centrally managed in a top-down structure. In environments where schools have different needs and where localized information plays an important role, empowerment of the local community may be attractive, but low levels of human capital at the local level may offset gains from local information. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7238 APR 13, 2015

Blimpo,Moussa P.; Evans,David; Lahire,Nathalie

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Second Global Partnership for Education - P149130 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA13021 APR 08, 2015

0000A8056

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Higher Education Support Project - P151318 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA12988 APR 07, 2015

0000A8056

Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents (English)

Improving education outcomes by disseminating information to parents and thereby encouraging them to become more actively engaged in school oversight is attractive, since it can be done relatively cheaply. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7233 APR 06, 2015

Cerdan-Infantes,Pedro; Filmer,Deon P.

The (non-) effect of violence on education : evidence from the "war on drugs" in Mexico (English)

This paper studies the sharp increase in violence experienced in Mexico after 2006, known as "The War on Drugs," and its effects on human capital accumulation. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7230 APR 02, 2015

Márquez-Padilla,Fernanda; Pérez-Arce,Francisco; Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos

Burkina Faso - Education Access and Quality Improvement Project (English)

The project development objective for the Education Access and Quality Improvement Project for Burkina Faso is to support the Government of Burkina Faso to increase access to pre-school education in the two poorest regions, secondary education in the five poorest regions and to improve teaching and learning. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1044 APR 02, 2015

Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets (English)

This paper studies study the impact of providing school and child test scores on subsequent test scores, prices, and enrollment in markets with multiple public and private providers. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7226 MAR 30, 2015

Andrabi,Tahir; Das,Jishnu; Khwaja,Asim Ijaz

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - China:Xinjiang Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project - P147367 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA12694 MAR 18, 2015

0000A8056

Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 95085 MAR 17, 2015

Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project (English)

The Second Higher Education Reform Support Project for Tunisia received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with moderate risk to development outcome. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3297 MAR 17, 2015

Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 95027 MAR 16, 2015

China - Xinjiang Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 5) : Social analysis report (English)

The development objective of the Xinjiang Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project for China is to improve the quality and relevance of project schools to produce skills that respond to the labor market demand in Xinjiang. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP764 MAR 01, 2015

Mozambique - Higher Education Science and Technology Project : additional financing - environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)

The objectives of the Additional Financing for Mozambique Higher Education Science and Technology Project are to: (a) increase the number and raise the quality of graduates at the undergraduate and graduate levels; (b) strengthen the national research capacities to produce research outputs of relevance to the country's strategic economic sectors, and (c) improve the link between higher education and technical and vocational education and training. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4763 FEB 27, 2015

What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews (English)

In the past two years alone, at least six systematic reviews or meta-analyses have examined the interventions that improve learning outcomes in low- and middle-income countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7203 FEB 26, 2015

Evans,David-000213993; Popova,Anna

Romania - Secondary Education Project (English)

The development objectives of the Secondary Education Project for Romania are to improve the transition from upper secondary into tertiary education and increase the retention in the first year of tertiary education in project-supported education institutions. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1108 FEB 20, 2015

Papua New Guinea - Flexible and Open Distance Education Project (English)

The Flexible and Open Distance Education Project for Papua New Guinea seeks to restructure the project. The overall objective of the proposed restructuring is to simplify the overall project design. ... See More +

Project Paper RES18061 FEB 12, 2015

Yemen - Secondary Education Development and Girls Access Program : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 95499 FEB 08, 2015

Ecuador - Supporting Education Reform in Targeted Districts : Project Information Document (Concept Stage) - Supporting Education Reform in Targeted Districts - P152096 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC17715 FEB 02, 2015

0000A8056 Spanish

"Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015 (English)

One of the most fruitful advances in modern economics has been the introduction of psychological realism into the model of "economic man." The World Development Report 2015 organizes the evidence about how humans actually think and make decisions into a coherent framework useful for designing development policy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7197 FEB 01, 2015

Demeritt, Allison; Hoff, Karla

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Parental human capital and effective school management : evidence from The Gambia (English)
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APR 13, 2015 WPS7238 Policy Research Working Paper
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Second Global Partnership for Education - P149130 (English)
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APR 08, 2015 ISDSA13021 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Higher Education Support Project - P151318 (English)
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APR 07, 2015 ISDSA12988 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Information, knowledge and behavior: evaluating alternative methods of delivering school information to parents (English)
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APR 06, 2015 WPS7233 Policy Research Working Paper
The (non-) effect of violence on education : evidence from the "war on drugs" in Mexico (English)
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APR 02, 2015 WPS7230 Policy Research Working Paper
Burkina Faso - Education Access and Quality Improvement Project (English)
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APR 02, 2015 PAD1044 Project Appraisal Document
Report cards : the impact of providing school and child test scores on educational markets (English)
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MAR 30, 2015 WPS7226 Policy Research Working Paper
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - China:Xinjiang Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project - P147367 (English)
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MAR 18, 2015 ISDSA12694 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 17, 2015 95085 Procurement Plan
Tunisia - Second Higher Education Reform Support Project (English)
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MAR 17, 2015 ICR3297 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Armenia - Education Improvement Project : procurement plan (English)
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MAR 16, 2015 95027 Procurement Plan
Bangladesh - Skills and Training Enhancement Project : seventh implementation support mission (March 1 to 9, 2015) (English)
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MAR 09, 2015 95367 Aide Memoire
China - Xinjiang Technical and Vocational Education and Training Project : indigenous peoples plan (Vol. 5) : Social analysis report (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 IPP764 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Mozambique - Higher Education Science and Technology Project : additional financing - environmental assessment : Environmental and social management framework (English)
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FEB 27, 2015 E4763 Environmental Assessment
What really works to improve learning in developing countries ? an analysis of divergent findings in systematic reviews (English)
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FEB 26, 2015 WPS7203 Policy Research Working Paper
Romania - Secondary Education Project (English)
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FEB 20, 2015 PAD1108 Project Appraisal Document
Papua New Guinea - Flexible and Open Distance Education Project (English)
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FEB 12, 2015 RES18061 Project Paper
Yemen - Secondary Education Development and Girls Access Program : procurement plan (English)
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FEB 08, 2015 95499 Procurement Plan
Ecuador - Supporting Education Reform in Targeted Districts : Project Information Document (Concept Stage) - Supporting Education Reform in Targeted Districts - P152096 (English)
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FEB 02, 2015 PIDC17715 Project Information Document Spanish
"Small miracles" -- behavioral insights to improve development policy : World Development Report 2015 (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 WPS7197 Policy Research Working Paper