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India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 92617 NOV 11, 2014

Argentina - Second Rural Education Improvement Project (English)

The objective of the Second Rural Education Improvement Project for Argentina is to support the national government to reduce repetition rates in primary education and increase enrollment in, and completion rates of, secondary education, all in Argentina’s rural areas. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD557 NOV 05, 2014

Intelligence, personality, and creativity : unleashing the power of intelligence and personality traits to build a creative and innovative economy (English)

Cognitive ability, as measured by IQ and background factors such as socioeconomic status and demographics have historically been seen as the principal determinants of a student’s academic success. ... See More +

Working Paper 92212 NOV 04, 2014

King, Elizabeth; Rogers, Halsey

The road traveled : Dubai's journey towards improving private education - a World Bank review (Arabic)

As Dubai has grown over the last two decades, the demand for private education has grown with it, a reflection of the number of expatriates settling in the city. ... See More +

Working Paper 91884 NOV 01, 2014

Thacker, Simon; Cuadra, Ernesto English

India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : Indigenous peoples plan : Tribal development framework (English)

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP754 NOV 01, 2014

Morocco - Second Education Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Education Development Policy Loan (DPL) Project for Morocco were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to development outcome was substantial, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3129 OCT 31, 2014

India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 1 of 3) : Environment and social systems assessment (English)

The development objective of the Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project for India is to enhance teacher effectiveness through institutional reforms and improvements in teacher management and accountability. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4673 OCT 28, 2014

Statement by Dr. Arvind Mayaram at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)

This is a statement by Dr. Arvind Mayaram, Finance Secretary, and Department for Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance at the ninetieth meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014. ... See More +

Board Report 91406 OCT 11, 2014

Steering Dubai's education reform through incentive and accountability drivers (English)

As Dubai has grown over the last two decades, the demand for private education has grown with it, a reflection of the number of expatriates settling in the city and the various curricula on offer to cater to expatriates. ... See More +

Brief 92445 OCT 01, 2014

Thacker, Simon

Learning in the face of adversity : the UNRWA education program for Palestine refugees (Vol. 1 of 2) (English)

The goal of this study is to provide a better understanding of how a school system can operate efficiently under adversity. The results of this work will be useful in identifying relevant policies in the Middle East and North Africa region. ... See More +

Working Paper 92391 OCT 01, 2014

How can Bulgaria improve its education system? : an analysis of PISA 2012 and past results (Bulgarian)

Bulgaria's performance on all three disciplines of the program for international student assessment (PISA) 2012 was slightly better than its PISA 2000 performance, after having dropped between 2000 and 2006. ... See More +

Working Paper 91321 SEP 26, 2014

Gortazar, Lucas; Herrera-Sosa, Katia; Kutner, Daniel; Moreno, Martin; Gautam, Amy English

Bangladesh - Third Phase of the Primary Education Development Program Project : additional financing (English)

Project Information Document AB7626 SEP 20, 2014

Education quality and opportunities for skills development in Albania : an analysis of PISA 2000-2012 results (English)

Albanian students improved their performance on Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) reading, math, and science assessments between 2000 and 2012, a period over which access to upper secondary education expanded dramatically. ... See More +

Working Paper 90742 SEP 17, 2014

Gortazar, Lucas; Kutner, Daniel; Inoue, Keiko Albanian

Education quality and opportunities for skills development in Albania : an analysis of PISA 2000-2012 results : Cilësia e Arsimit dhe Mundësitë për Zhvillimin e Aftësive në Shqipëri : Analizë e rezultateve të PVNN-së 2000-2012 (Albanian)

Albanian students improved their performance on Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) reading, math, and science assessments between 2000 and 2012, a period over which access to upper secondary education expanded dramatically. ... See More +

Working Paper 90742 SEP 17, 2014

Gortazar, Lucas; Kutner, Daniel; Inoue, Keiko English

Azerbaijan - Second Education Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 90761 SEP 16, 2014

Bangladesh - Third Phase of the Primary Education Development Program Project : additional financing : environmental assessment (Vol. 2 of 2) : Harmonized social management framework (English)

The development objectives of the Third Phase of the Primary Education Development Program Project for Bangladesh are to: (i) increase the number of children enrolled and completing primary education; (ii) reduce social and regional disparities; and (iii) improve the measurement of student learning and quality of the teaching and learning environment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E4639 SEP 09, 2014

The Heterogeneous Effects of HIV Testing (English)

This brief summarizes the updates from the 2014 paper entitled, The heterogeneous effects of HIV testing, Welfare impacts of rural electrification : evidence from Vietnam, conducted between between 2009 and 2010 in Malawi. ... See More +

Brief 90357 SEP 02, 2014

Baird, Sarah ; Gong, Erick ; McIntosh, Craig ; Ozler, Berk

The permanent input hypothesis : the case of textbooks and (no) student learning in Sierra Leone (English)

A textbook provision program in Sierra Leone demonstrates how volatility in the flow of government-provided learning inputs to schools can induce storage of these inputs by school administrators to smooth future consumption. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7021 SEP 01, 2014

Sabarwal, Shwetlena; Evans, David K.; Marshak, Anastasia

Cost-effectiveness measurement in development : accounting for local costs and noisy impacts (English)

As evidence from rigorous impact evaluations grows in development, there have been more calls to complement impact evaluation analysis with cost analysis, so that policy makers can make investment decisions based on costs as well as impacts. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7027 SEP 01, 2014

Evans, David K.; Popova, Anna

Female labor participation in the Arab world : some evidence from panel data in Morocco (English)

Female labor participation in the Arab world is low compared with the level of economic development of Arab countries. Beyond anecdotal evidence and cross-country studies, there is little evidence on what could explain this phenomenon. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7031 SEP 01, 2014

Verme, Paolo; Barry, Abdoul Gadiry; Guennouni, Jamal

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India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project (English)
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NOV 11, 2014 92617 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Argentina - Second Rural Education Improvement Project (English)
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NOV 05, 2014 PAD557 Project Appraisal Document
Intelligence, personality, and creativity : unleashing the power of intelligence and personality traits to build a creative and innovative economy (English)
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NOV 04, 2014 92212 Working Paper
The road traveled : Dubai's journey towards improving private education - a World Bank review (Arabic)
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NOV 01, 2014 91884 Working Paper English
India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : Indigenous peoples plan : Tribal development framework (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 IPP754 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Morocco - Second Education Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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OCT 31, 2014 ICR3129 Implementation Completion and Results Report
India - Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness in Bihar Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 1 of 3) : Environment and social systems assessment (English)
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OCT 28, 2014 E4673 Environmental Assessment
Statement by Dr. Arvind Mayaram at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)
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OCT 11, 2014 91406 Board Report
Steering Dubai's education reform through incentive and accountability drivers (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92445 Brief
Learning in the face of adversity : the UNRWA education program for Palestine refugees (Vol. 1 of 2) (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92391 Working Paper
How can Bulgaria improve its education system? : an analysis of PISA 2012 and past results (Bulgarian)
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SEP 26, 2014 91321 Working Paper English
Bangladesh - Third Phase of the Primary Education Development Program Project : additional financing (English)
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SEP 20, 2014 AB7626 Project Information Document
Education quality and opportunities for skills development in Albania : an analysis of PISA 2000-2012 results (English)
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SEP 17, 2014 90742 Working Paper Albanian
Education quality and opportunities for skills development in Albania : an analysis of PISA 2000-2012 results : Cilësia e Arsimit dhe Mundësitë për Zhvillimin e Aftësive në Shqipëri : Analizë e rezultateve të PVNN-së 2000-2012 (Albanian)
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SEP 17, 2014 90742 Working Paper English
Azerbaijan - Second Education Sector Development Project : procurement plan (English)
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SEP 16, 2014 90761 Procurement Plan
Bangladesh - Third Phase of the Primary Education Development Program Project : additional financing : environmental assessment (Vol. 2 of 2) : Harmonized social management framework (English)
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SEP 09, 2014 E4639 Environmental Assessment
The Heterogeneous Effects of HIV Testing (English)
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SEP 02, 2014 90357 Brief
The permanent input hypothesis : the case of textbooks and (no) student learning in Sierra Leone (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7021 Policy Research Working Paper
Cost-effectiveness measurement in development : accounting for local costs and noisy impacts (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7027 Policy Research Working Paper
Female labor participation in the Arab world : some evidence from panel data in Morocco (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7031 Policy Research Working Paper