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Measuring districts' monthly economic activity from outer space (English)

Evening-hour luminosity observed using satellites is a good proxy for economic activity. The strengths of measuring economic activity using nightlight measurements include that the data capture informal activity, are available in near real-time, are cheap to obtain, and can be used to conduct very spatially granular analysis. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8523 JUL 12, 2018

Beyer,Robert Carl Michael; Chhabra,Esha; Galdo,Virgilio; Rama,Martin G. Disclosed

Pakistan/SOUTH ASIA- P158099- PK: Punjab Tourism for Economic Growth Project - Procurement Plan (English)

Procurement Plan STEP10840 JUL 10, 2018

Disclosed

Armenia – An opportunity to unlock Armenia's potential (English)

This edition of Armenia's Country Economic Update is part of a semi-annual series designed to monitor socio-economic developments in Armenia. This edition covers the developments in 2017 and first few months of 2018. ... See More +

Working Paper 128500 JUL 01, 2018

Manookian Salmasi,Armineh; Najdov,Evgenij; Khachatryan,Artsvi Disclosed

Armenia – An opportunity to unlock Armenia's potential (Luhya,Armenian)

This edition of Armenia's Country Economic Update is part of a semi-annual series designed to monitor socio-economic developments in Armenia. This edition covers the developments in 2017 and first few months of 2018. ... See More +

Working Paper 128500 JUL 01, 2018

Manookian Salmasi,Armineh; Najdov,Evgenij; Khachatryan,Artsvi Disclosed

Do politically connected firms innovate, contributing to long-term economic growth ? (English)

This paper presents new evidence that cronyism reduces long-term economic growth by discouraging firms' innovation activities. The analysis is based on novel establishment survey data from The Arab Republic of Egypt which provides information on establishments' political connections, their innovation activities, and their access to policy privileges. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8502 JUN 29, 2018

Francis,David C.; Hussain,Sahar Sajjad; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

Vietnam - Vietnam Inclusive Innovation (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0021261 JUN 29, 2018

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Senegal - First Governance and Growth Sup Project (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0020883 JUN 28, 2018

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Energy and Mineral Sector Strengthening - P126537 - Sequence No : 11 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR32968 JUN 27, 2018

De Gouvello,Christophe Disclosed

Sectoral priorities for Uganda's FY18-19 budget : a poverty and equity perspective (English)

Uganda needs to allocate more resources to the social sectors (education, health and social protection) and to productivity-enhancing policies in the agriculture sector. ... See More +

Report 127582 JUN 21, 2018

Mejía-Mantilla, Carolina Disclosed

Measuring and explaining patterns of Spatial Income Inequality from Outer Space : Evidence from Africa (English)

This paper argues for night--lights data as an alternative data source for measuring spatial inequalities in Africa, where the paucity of subnational income data is persistent. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8484 JUN 21, 2018

Mveyange,Anthony Francis Disclosed

Project Information Document (PID) - SUPPORT TO PREPARATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE 2019 POPULATION CENSUS IN BELARUS - P167583 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC158523 JUN 19, 2018

Cojocaru,Alexandru Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Financial Sector Support Project. - P151816 - Sequence No : 07 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR33031 JUN 19, 2018

Musuku,Thilasoni Benjamin Disclosed

Efficient financial allocation and productivity growth in Brazil (English)

This paper attempts to study the impact of Brazilian Development Bank credit on resource misallocation in Brazil, using manufacturing firm-level data from 2003-14. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8479 JUN 19, 2018

Calice,Pietro; Ribeiro,Eduardo P.; Byskov,Steen Disclosed

Are driving forces of CO2 emissions different across countries? : insights from identity and econometric analyses (English)

This paper investigates factors behind the growth of carbon dioxide emissions over the 35 years between 1980 and 2015 in more than 100 countries, using an index decomposition technique (the Logarithmic Mean Divisia Index). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8477 JUN 19, 2018

Dong,Kangyin; Hochman,Gal; Timilsina,Govinda R. Disclosed

Europe and Central Asia - Development of EU governance indicators : actionable regulatory governance indicators – final report (English)

The European Union’s Cohesion Policy is its biggest investment instrument. It supports the Europe 2020 strategy of smart, sustainable, and inclusive growth. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000221 JUN 13, 2018

Disclosed

Maximizing the development impacts from temporary migration recommendations for Australia’s seasonal worker program (English)

The Seasonal Worker Program (SWP) was formally introduced in 2012 following a four yearpilot scheme. The SWP maintains the dual objectives of: (i) contributing to the economicdevelopment of nine participating Pacific Island countries and Timor-Leste; and (ii)filling labor shortages in the Australian agriculture, accommodation (in selected locations)and tourism sectors (the Northern Australia tourism pilot). ... See More +

Working Paper 127068 JUN 11, 2018

Sharma,Manohar; Doyle,Jesse Jon Gerome Disclosed

Reducing inequalities in water supply, sanitation, and hygiene in the era of the sustainable development goals synthesis report of the WASH poverty diagnostic initiative : Reducing Inequalities in Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals (English)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the World Bank’s corporate goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity call for specific attention to the poor and vulnerable. ... See More +

Working Paper 127135 JUN 11, 2018

Loughnan,Elizabeth Clementine; Rana,Suneira; Li,Shiqing; Carlitz,Ruth Denali; Kullmann,Craig Phillip; Skoufias,Emmanuel; Srivastava,Vivek; Andres,Luis Alberto; Grabel,Brittany Meryl Disclosed

Guinea - Country Partnership Framework : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 127124 JUN 07, 2018

Disclosed

From uneven growth to inclusive development : Romania’s path to shared prosperity - systematic country diagnostic (English)

Romania’s transformation has been ‘a tale of two Romania’s’, one urban, dynamic, and integrated with the EU; the other rural, poor, and isolated. ... See More +

Publication 127129 JUN 06, 2018

De Rosa,Donato; Kim,Yeon Soo; Chatzinikolaou,Aimilios; Bulman,David Janoff; Hopkins, Johns; Dospinescu,Andrei Silviu; Karver,Jonathan George; Meisner,Craig M.; Murisic,Maja; Pauna,Catalin; Tsoungui Belinga,Vincent De Paul Disclosed

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Measuring districts' monthly economic activity from outer space (English)
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JUL 12, 2018 WPS8523 Policy Research Working Paper
Pakistan/SOUTH ASIA- P158099- PK: Punjab Tourism for Economic Growth Project - Procurement Plan (English)
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JUL 10, 2018 STEP10840 Procurement Plan
Armenia – An opportunity to unlock Armenia's potential (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 128500 Working Paper
Armenia – An opportunity to unlock Armenia's potential (Luhya,Armenian)
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JUL 01, 2018 128500 Working Paper
Do politically connected firms innovate, contributing to long-term economic growth ? (English)
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JUN 29, 2018 WPS8502 Policy Research Working Paper
Vietnam - Vietnam Inclusive Innovation (English)
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JUN 29, 2018 ICRR0021261 Implementation Completion Report Review
Senegal - First Governance and Growth Sup Project (English)
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JUN 28, 2018 ICRR0020883 Implementation Completion Report Review
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Energy and Mineral Sector Strengthening - P126537 - Sequence No : 11 (English)
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JUN 27, 2018 ISR32968 Implementation Status and Results Report
Argentina/LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN- P125804- Adaptation Fund: Increasing Climate Resilience & Enhancing Sustainable Land Management in the Southwest of the Buenos Aires Province - Procurement Plan (English)
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JUN 22, 2018 STEP10512 Procurement Plan
Sectoral priorities for Uganda's FY18-19 budget : a poverty and equity perspective (English)
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JUN 21, 2018 127582 Report
Measuring and explaining patterns of Spatial Income Inequality from Outer Space : Evidence from Africa (English)
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JUN 21, 2018 WPS8484 Policy Research Working Paper
Project Information Document (PID) - SUPPORT TO PREPARATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE 2019 POPULATION CENSUS IN BELARUS - P167583 (English)
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JUN 19, 2018 PIDC158523 Project Information Document
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Financial Sector Support Project. - P151816 - Sequence No : 07 (English)
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JUN 19, 2018 ISR33031 Implementation Status and Results Report
Efficient financial allocation and productivity growth in Brazil (English)
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JUN 19, 2018 WPS8479 Policy Research Working Paper
Are driving forces of CO2 emissions different across countries? : insights from identity and econometric analyses (English)
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JUN 19, 2018 WPS8477 Policy Research Working Paper
Europe and Central Asia - Development of EU governance indicators : actionable regulatory governance indicators – final report (English)
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JUN 13, 2018 AUS0000221 Working Paper
Maximizing the development impacts from temporary migration recommendations for Australia’s seasonal worker program (English)
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JUN 11, 2018 127068 Working Paper
Reducing inequalities in water supply, sanitation, and hygiene in the era of the sustainable development goals synthesis report of the WASH poverty diagnostic initiative : Reducing Inequalities in Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals (English)
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JUN 11, 2018 127135 Working Paper
Guinea - Country Partnership Framework : chair summary (English)
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JUN 07, 2018 127124 Board Summary
From uneven growth to inclusive development : Romania’s path to shared prosperity - systematic country diagnostic (English)
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JUN 06, 2018 127129 Publication