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Madagascar economic update : Note de conjoncture économique de Madagascar (French)

La note fait partie d`une série de brèves notes de conjoncture économiques produites par la Banque mondiale deux fois par an. La première partie de cette note de conjoncture économique porte sur l`évaluation par la Banque mondiale des évolutions récentes et perspectives économiques à court et à moyen termes.La deuxième partie de cette mise à jour se concentre sur l`agriculture et le développement rural. ... See More +

Working Paper 110674 DEC 01, 2016

Sharma,Natasha; Razafimanantsoa,Faniry English Disclosed

The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy (English)

This paper uses Synthetic Control Methodology to estimate the output loss in Tunisia as a result of the "Arab Spring." The results suggest that the loss was 5.5 percent, 5.1 percent, and 6.4 percent of GDP in 2011, 2012, and 2013 respectively. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7856 OCT 11, 2016

Matta,Samer Naji; Appleton,Simon Mark; Bleaney,Michael Francis Disclosed

The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update : گپ بان زاک جهان ری در افغا شنست انششماهه (Dari)

The contents of this newsletter focus on World Bank Group support, status of ongoing operations, and Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund. It has the following headings: news; World Bank group support; ongoing operations; raising livestock gives rural poor a chance at brighter future;canal reconstruction improves rural living in Bamyan province; capacity building pays off with first kidney transplant in Afghanistan; International Finance Corporation; Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund; and horticulture provides alternative livelihood to farmers ... See More +

Newsletter 108759 OCT 01, 2016

Pashto, English Disclosed

Perú - Las reformas estructurales son hoy más importantes que nunca para mantener un crecimiento alto e inclusivo (Spanish)

Las reformas macroeconómicas y estructurales sostenidas en el tiempo ayudaron a fomentar el crecimiento y la inversión. Pero factores exógenos como la fuerte demanda global (que explicó los altos precios de materias primas) también ayudaron significativamente. ... See More +

Brief 109104 OCT 01, 2016

Disclosed

Beating the slowdown in Zambia: reducing fiscal vulnerabilities for economic recovery (English)

Policy makers in commodity-exporting countries have faced increasing challenges in the past two years, in the face of reduced demand from China and uncertain economic recovery in developed economies. ... See More +

Working Paper 108615 SEP 01, 2016

Disclosed

Resource misallocation in Turkey (English)

This paper examines resource misallocation within narrow industries in Turkey. It finds that resource misallocation in Turkey is substantial. The hypothetical gain from moving to "U.S. efficiency" is 24.5 percent of manufacturing total factor productivity in 2014. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7780 AUG 04, 2016

Nguyen,Ha Minh; Taskin,Temel; Yilmaz,Ayberk Disclosed

Global economic prospects : divergences and risks (English)

Global growth prospects have deteriorated in 2016. Emerging market and developing economies are facing increased external headwinds, including softer growth in advanced economies. ... See More +

Publication 107216 JUL 14, 2016

Disclosed

Guinea - Emergency Macroeconomic and Fiscal Support Operation Project (English)

Ratings for the Emergency Macroeconomic and Fiscal Support Operation Project for Guinea were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3644 JUN 23, 2016

Disclosed

Jordan Economic Monitor - Spring 2016: The Challenge Ahead (English)

Amidst a turbulent regional political and security environment, Jordan wrestles with sluggish growth and high unemployment. A number of risks materialized in 2015, particularly related to security spillovers and their negative impact on tourism, construction, investment and exports. ... See More +

Working Paper 107145 MAY 01, 2016

Hakim, Léa; Matta,Samer Naji; Hasna,Zeina; Le Borgne,Eric; Kouame,Auguste Tano Disclosed

Government expenditure on health In Lao PDR : overall trends and findings from a healthcenter survey (English)

This policy note provides an overview of government health financing in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR), with an added focus on health center financing. ... See More +

Working Paper 107280 MAY 01, 2016

Tandon,Ajay; Pambudi,Eko Setyo; Yap,Wei Aun; Chanthala,Phetdara Disclosed

Managing sudden stops (English)

The recent reversal of capital flows to emerging markets has pointed up the continuing relevance of the sudden stop problem. This paper analyzes the sudden stops in capital flows to emerging markets since 1991. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7639 APR 13, 2016

Eichengreen,Barry J.; Gupta,Poonam - DECOS Disclosed

Mexico - Public expenditure review (English)

This Public Expenditure Review (PER) was prepared at the request of Mexico’s Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público, SHCP); its analysis of the efficiency, equity and impact of public spending in selected sectors is designed to inform Mexico’s ongoing process of fiscal consolidation. ... See More +

Public Expenditure Review AUS10694 MAR 30, 2016

Spanish Disclosed

Croatia policy notes 2016 : restoring macroeconomic stability, competitiveness and inclusion : Izvješće o javnim politikama za Hrvatsku 2016 : jačanje makroekonomske stabilnosti, konkurentnosti I inkluzivnog rasta (Croatian)

This Policy Note was produced by the World Bank to inform policy debate in Croatia. The country returned to positive growth in 2015 after more than half a decade of recession, but the structural weaknesses exposed by the financial crisis have yet to be fully addressed. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 103938 FEB 01, 2016

English Disclosed

Peru OECD forum 2016 : Foro Perú OCDE 2016 (Spanish)

Working Paper 109426 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

DECPG global daily economic news (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) global daily economic news are as follows: financial markets; high income economies; and developing economies in East Asia, Pacific, South Asia, and Sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Newsletter 101213 NOV 04, 2015

Chen,Derek Hung Chiat Disclosed

Kazakhstan - First Macroeconomic Management and Competitiveness Programmatic Development Policy Loan Project : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 100699 NOV 03, 2015

Disclosed

DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletter are as follows: Eurozone composite Purchase Manager Index (PMI) eased in september; the leading economic index for China increased, but the Caixin and Markit manufacturing PMI declined; inflation eased in several emerging markets, partly due to lower oil prices; emerging economies kept interest rates unchanged in September; a sharp increase in United States (U.S.) ... See More +

Newsletter 101225 SEP 25, 2015

Trang Nguyen, Gerard Kambou and Xinghao Gong Disclosed

Should Latin America save more to grow faster ? (English)

A widely shared view holds that there is no policy-exploitable causal connection from saving to growth because domestic saving is fully endogenous, optimally determined, or substitutable by foreign saving. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7386 AUG 06, 2015

De La Torre,Augusto; Ize,Alain Disclosed

El Salvador - Central America social expenditures and institutional review (English)

El Salvador’s development over the past decade has been dichotomous. On the one hand, economic growth has remained persistently low, employment and labor force participation have barely increased, and progress on poverty reduction has slowed. ... See More +

Public Expenditure Review 98796 JUN 29, 2015

Acosta,Pablo Ariel; Almeida,Rita Kullberg; Peña, Christine Lao; Alonso,Juan Diego Disclosed

DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletter are as follows: U.S. ... See More +

Newsletter 99753 JUN 26, 2015

Chen,Derek Hung Chiat; Kambou,Gerard; Gong,Xinghao Disclosed

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Madagascar economic update : Note de conjoncture économique de Madagascar (French)
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DEC 01, 2016 110674 Working Paper English
The impact of the Arab Spring on the Tunisian economy (English)
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OCT 11, 2016 WPS7856 Policy Research Working Paper
The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update : گپ بان زاک جهان ری در افغا شنست انششماهه (Dari)
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OCT 01, 2016 108759 Newsletter Pashto, English
Perú - Las reformas estructurales son hoy más importantes que nunca para mantener un crecimiento alto e inclusivo (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2016 109104 Brief
Beating the slowdown in Zambia: reducing fiscal vulnerabilities for economic recovery (English)
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SEP 01, 2016 108615 Working Paper
Resource misallocation in Turkey (English)
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AUG 04, 2016 WPS7780 Policy Research Working Paper
Global economic prospects : divergences and risks (English)
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JUL 14, 2016 107216 Publication
Guinea - Emergency Macroeconomic and Fiscal Support Operation Project (English)
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JUN 23, 2016 ICR3644 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Jordan Economic Monitor - Spring 2016: The Challenge Ahead (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 107145 Working Paper
Government expenditure on health In Lao PDR : overall trends and findings from a healthcenter survey (English)
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MAY 01, 2016 107280 Working Paper
Managing sudden stops (English)
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APR 13, 2016 WPS7639 Policy Research Working Paper
Mexico - Public expenditure review (English)
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MAR 30, 2016 AUS10694 Public Expenditure Review Spanish
Croatia policy notes 2016 : restoring macroeconomic stability, competitiveness and inclusion : Izvješće o javnim politikama za Hrvatsku 2016 : jačanje makroekonomske stabilnosti, konkurentnosti I inkluzivnog rasta (Croatian)
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FEB 01, 2016 103938 Economic Updates and Modeling English
Peru OECD forum 2016 : Foro Perú OCDE 2016 (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 109426 Working Paper
DECPG global daily economic news (English)
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NOV 04, 2015 101213 Newsletter
Kazakhstan - First Macroeconomic Management and Competitiveness Programmatic Development Policy Loan Project : chair summary (English)
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NOV 03, 2015 100699 Board Summary
DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)
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SEP 25, 2015 101225 Newsletter
Should Latin America save more to grow faster ? (English)
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AUG 06, 2015 WPS7386 Policy Research Working Paper
El Salvador - Central America social expenditures and institutional review (English)
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JUN 29, 2015 98796 Public Expenditure Review
DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)
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JUN 26, 2015 99753 Newsletter