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Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ? (English)

In 2013, the World Bank adopted two goals: First, reduce global extreme poverty to 3 percent by 2030. Second, promote shared prosperity defined as the income growth of the bottom 40 percent of the population within a country. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7106 NOV 01, 2014

Lakner, Christoph; Negre, Mario; Prydz, Espen Beer

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

This is a statement by Mr. Yaobin Shi, President of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDB) at the ninetieth meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014. ... See More +

Board Report 91383 OCT 11, 2014

Shi, Yaobin

China economic update (English)

In 2014, China's growth continued to slow which reflected policy to put their economic growth on a more sustainable footing. While policy efforts to tighten credit growth reduce excess capacity, internalize the cost of industrial pollution, and harden local governments budget constraints accelerated. ... See More +

Working Paper 91898 OCT 01, 2014

Smits, Karlis; Goh, Chorching;; Hu, Bingjie; Vashakmadze, Ikaterine; Zhao, Luan; Bahl, Roy; Qiao, Baoyun

Bhutan - Joint IDA/IFC Country Partnership Strategy FY2015-19 : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 90899 SEP 23, 2014

Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of - Country partnership strategy for the period FY2015-18 (Macedonian)

Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia has come a long way in economic and social development since its independence in 1991, yet challenges remain. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 89556 AUG 25, 2014

English

Measuring firm performance in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)

An Enterprise Survey is a firm-level survey of a representative sample of an economy’s private sector. The surveys cover a broad range of business environment topics including access to finance, competition, corruption, crime, gender, infrastructure, innovation, labor, performance measures, and trade. ... See More +

Brief 92279 AUG 01, 2014

Tajikistan - Social Safety Net Strengthening Project : procurement plan (Russian)

Procurement Plan 89730 JUL 22, 2014

Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps" (English)

This paper examines the possibility of environmental "development traps," or "brown poverty traps," caused by interactions between the impacts of climate change and increasing returns in the development of "clean-technology" sectors. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6951 JUN 01, 2014

Golub, Alexander; Toman, Michael

Sub-Saharan Africa's recent growth spurt : an analysis of the sources of growth (English)

Since the mid-1990s, Sub-Saharan Africa has experienced unprecedented levels of high economic growth. A key question follows: What accounts for the turnaround of the growth performance in the mid-1990s? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6862 MAY 01, 2014

Cho, Yoonyoung; Tien, Bienvenue N.

Is aging bad for the economy? Maybe (English)

The world's aging population is expected to shape the future of economies across the globe. Without behavioral adaptation by current and future generations, this demographic transformation is likely to slow down economic growth. ... See More +

Brief 88221 MAY 01, 2014

Onder, Harun; Pestieau, Pierre

Statement by Mr. Yaobin Shi at the 89th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 12, 2014 (English)

This is a statement by Mr. Yaobin Shi, Vice Minister, Ministry of Finance at the eighty-ninth meeting of the Development Committee held on April 12, 2014. ... See More +

Board Report 86990 APR 12, 2014

Shi, Yaobin

Stagnant GDP growth rates accompanied continued sluggish employment growth in developing countries (English)

Employment outcomes continued to show almost no improvement in most developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. ... See More +

Brief 86816 MAR 01, 2014

Ibarra, Gabriel Lara; Mansuri, Ghazala; Robalino, David A.; Weber, Michael

Morocco - Financial Sector Development Policy Loan Project : Maroc - Pret a l'appui des politiques de développement (DPL) du secteur financier (French)

Program Information Document 89170 JAN 30, 2014

English

Global economic prospects : coping with policy normalization in high-income countries - executive summary : Perspectivas economicas mundiales : estrategia para la normalizacion de las politicas en paises de ingresos altos - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)

This report presents a summary of the projected global economic growth for 2014. Global growth is projected to accelerate at a greater rate in 2014 than the previous year. ... See More +

Working Paper 83731 JAN 24, 2014

English, French, Arabic

DECPG daily economics and financial market commentary (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) daily economics and financial market commentary newsletter are as follows: World Bank sees stronger global growth as rich economies expand. ... See More +

Newsletter 84166 JAN 15, 2014

Chen, Derek; Kambou, Gerard; Kim, Eung Ju

Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment (English)

Their vital relation with the Caribbean Sea is a defining factor for the many cultures, languages and countries that co-exist in the Caribbean. ... See More +

Working Paper 89692 JAN 01, 2014

Briceno-Garmendia, Cecilia ; Bofinger, Heinrich C. ; Cubas, Diana ; Millan-Placci, Maria Florencia

As time goes by : economic opportunities and challenges of the demographic transition in Argentina : Los años no vienen solos : oportunidades y desafios economicos de la transicion demografica en Argentina (Spanish)

This study aims to provide an overview of past and future population dynamics, analyzing their impact on social and economic development of Argentina. ... See More +

Working Paper 88055 JAN 01, 2014

Gragnolati, Michele; Rofman, Rafael; Apella, Ignacio; Troiano, Sara

Madagascar - Integrated Growth Poles Project : social and environmental impact assessment (Vol. 22 of 22) : Amenagements ecotouristiques au niveau du site mont passot : etude d'impact environnemental et social (French)

This environmental and social impact assessment of the Madagascar Integrated Growth Poles Project presents the environmental assessments for each of three strategic regions of the country: the district of Nosy Be, the Antananarivo / Antsirabe axis, and the district of Tolagnaro. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment E1118 NOV 04, 2013

Tecsult International Limitee; ECR; Land Ressources; APC

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ? (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 WPS7106 Policy Research Working Paper
Statement by Mr. Yaobin Shi at the 90th meeting of the Development Committee held on October 11, 2014 (English)
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OCT 11, 2014 91383 Board Report
China economic update (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 91898 Working Paper
Bhutan - Joint IDA/IFC Country Partnership Strategy FY2015-19 : chair summary (English)
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SEP 23, 2014 90899 Board Summary
Africa - West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation simplifie (French)
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SEP 16, 2014 90743 Procurement Plan
Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of - Country partnership strategy for the period FY2015-18 (Macedonian)
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AUG 25, 2014 89556 Country Assistance Strategy Document English
Measuring firm performance in Latin America and the Caribbean (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 92279 Brief
Tajikistan - Social Safety Net Strengthening Project : procurement plan (Russian)
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JUL 22, 2014 89730 Procurement Plan
Climate change, industrial transformation, and "development traps" (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 WPS6951 Policy Research Working Paper
Costa Rica - A cinco años del CAFTA-DR: evaluación de los resultados iniciales en la economía costarricense (English)
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JUN 01, 2014 89696 Working Paper
Sub-Saharan Africa's recent growth spurt : an analysis of the sources of growth (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 WPS6862 Policy Research Working Paper
Is aging bad for the economy? Maybe (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 88221 Brief
Statement by Mr. Yaobin Shi at the 89th meeting of the Development Committee held on April 12, 2014 (English)
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APR 12, 2014 86990 Board Report
Stagnant GDP growth rates accompanied continued sluggish employment growth in developing countries (English)
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MAR 01, 2014 86816 Brief
Morocco - Financial Sector Development Policy Loan Project : Maroc - Pret a l'appui des politiques de développement (DPL) du secteur financier (French)
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JAN 30, 2014 89170 Program Information Document English
Global economic prospects : coping with policy normalization in high-income countries - executive summary : Perspectivas economicas mundiales : estrategia para la normalizacion de las politicas en paises de ingresos altos - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
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JAN 24, 2014 83731 Working Paper English, French, Arabic
DECPG daily economics and financial market commentary (English)
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JAN 15, 2014 84166 Newsletter
Connectivity for Caribbean countries : an initial assessment (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 89692 Working Paper
As time goes by : economic opportunities and challenges of the demographic transition in Argentina : Los años no vienen solos : oportunidades y desafios economicos de la transicion demografica en Argentina (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2014 88055 Working Paper
Madagascar - Integrated Growth Poles Project : social and environmental impact assessment (Vol. 22 of 22) : Amenagements ecotouristiques au niveau du site mont passot : etude d'impact environnemental et social (French)
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NOV 04, 2013 E1118 Environmental Assessment