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Papua New Guinea - First Economic and Fiscal Resilience Development Policy Operation : Chair Summary (English)

Board Summary 131466 OCT 25, 2018

Disclosed

Nepal - Country partnership framework for the period of FY 19-23 : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 129384 AUG 07, 2018

Disclosed

Angola - First Fiscal Management Development Policy Financing Project (English)

The First Fiscal Management Development Policy Financing Project of Angola had an unsatisfactory outcome with a significant risk to development, a moderately unsatisfactory performance by the Bank and the monitoring and evaluation quality was moderately unsatisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4448 JUL 13, 2018

Disclosed

Sources of volatility in small economies (English)

Do sources of volatility differ by country characteristics such as the level of development, country size, quality of institutions, and presence of restrictions on fiscal policy? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8526 JUL 12, 2018

Hnatkovska,Viktoria; Koehler-Geib,Fritzi Disclosed

Characterizing business cycles in small economies (English)

This paper aims to document a set of stylized facts characterizing business cycle dynamics in smaller economies. The paper uses a large sample of countries spanning 1960-2014 to show that country size is a significant factor affecting countries' volatility, comovement with gross domestic product and real interest rate, and persistence. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8527 JUL 12, 2018

Hnatkovska,Viktoria; Koehler-Geib,Fritzi Disclosed

India - Systematic country diagnostic : realizing the promise of prosperity : Global economic prospects : the turning of the tide? (English)

Global growth remains robust and is projected to reach 3.2 percent in 2018. However, it is expected to edge down in the next two years, to 2.9 percent by 2020, as global slack dissipates and investment growth plateaus. ... See More +

Systematic Country Diagnostic 126284 MAY 14, 2018

Disclosed

Principles and institutional arrangements for better policy design : Brazil's productivity implementation agenda - ideas, rent seeking, and institutions (English)

The previous chapters have suggested that many policy-induced distortions constrain productivity and development in Brazil. As a result, a significant number of potential policy reforms could increase competition and thereby stimulate innovation and productivity growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 123952 FEB 26, 2018

Clarke,Roland N. Disclosed

Serbia - Second Public Expenditure and Public Utilities Development Policy Loan Project (English)

The Public Expenditure and Public Utilities Development Policy Loan (PEPU DPL) series supports the Serbia government’s multi-year fiscal consolidation agenda under the following three development objectives: Pillar A: Improve public expenditure management through strengthened public financial management and public administration reform; Pillar B: Improve the financial sustainability and efficiency of energy sector public enterprises; and Pillar C: Improve the financial sustainability and efficiency of transport sector public enterprises and state-owned companies. ... See More +

Program Document 122514 FEB 16, 2018

Disclosed

Panama - Support for the National Indigenous Peoples Development Plan Project : social assessment : Evaluación sociocultural (Spanish)

Social Assessment SFG4004 JAN 17, 2018

Disclosed

Poland - First and Second Development Policy Loan Projects (English)

Ratings for the First and Second Development Policy Loan Projects for Poland were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to development outcome was moderate, Bank performance was satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4253 DEC 21, 2017

Disclosed

Armenia - A window of opportunity to tackle challenging reforms : Հայաստան - բարեփոխումներ իրականացնելու հնարավորության պատուհան (Luhya,Armenian)

The World Bank expects the Armenian economy to grow about 4 percent in 2017 with a modest but sustained recovery envisaged over the medium term. ... See More +

Working Paper 122979 DEC 01, 2017

Chelsky,Jeffrey Allen; Manookian Salmasi,Armineh Disclosed

When the centre cannot hold: patterns of polarization in Nigeria (English)

This paper advances the hypothesis that Nigeria is going through a process of economic polarization. The notion of polarization is concerned with the disappearance or non-consolidation of the middle lass, which occurs when there is a tendency to concentrate in the tails, rather than the middle, of the income or consumption distribution. ... See More +

Journal Article 123245 DEC 01, 2017

Clementi,F.; Dabalen,Andrew L.; Molini,Vasco; Schettino F. Disclosed

China Economic Update (Chinese)

Gross domestic product (GDP) growth in China has remained strong in 2017, exceeding market expectations. Supported by risinghousehold incomes, the growth contribution of final consumption increased further this year. ... See More +

Working Paper 122114 DEC 01, 2017

English Disclosed

India - Assam State Roads Project : audited financial statement - period 2016 - 2017 (English)

Auditing Document 124954 NOV 13, 2017

Office of Accountant General Disclosed

The World Bank in India newsletter vol. 16 (no. 3) (English)

This newsletter includes the following headings: (i) India makes huge progress in the ease of doing business rankings; (ii) pathways to prosperity – World Bank series; (iii) development dialogue : triple helix of innovation; (iv) ICR update : Punjab rural water supply and sanitation project; (v) interview; (vi) recent project signings; (vii) new additions to the public information center; and (viii) contact information. ... See More +

Newsletter 123269 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

West Bank and Gaza - Fiscal Stability and Business Environment Development Policy Grant Project (Arabic)

The development objective of the Fiscal Stability and Business Environment Development Policy Grant (DPG) Project for West Bank and Gaza is around two pillars: (i) improve transparency of fiscal transfers to local service providers; and (ii) improve the business environment. ... See More +

Program Document 117799 OCT 03, 2017

English Disclosed

Refugee crisis in MENA : meeting the development challenge (Arabic)

The recovery in global activity anticipated in the April MENA Economic Monitor is on track. The global economy is projected to grow by 2.7 percent in 2017 and 2.9 percent in 2018–19. ... See More +

Working Paper 119941 OCT 01, 2017

Devarajan,Shantayanan; Mottaghi,Lili French, English Disclosed

Refugee crisis in MENA : meeting the development challenge (French)

The recovery in global activity anticipated in the April MENA Economic Monitor is on track. The global economy is projected to grow by 2.7 percent in 2017 and 2.9 percent in 2018–19. ... See More +

Working Paper 119941 OCT 01, 2017

Devarajan,Shantayanan; Mottaghi,Lili Arabic, English Disclosed

The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update : گروپ بانک جهانی در افغانستان (Dari)

Afghanistan's biggest economic challenge is finding sustainable sources of growth. To date, the World Bank has committed more than $3.73 billion for development projects. ... See More +

Newsletter 120366 OCT 01, 2017

Pashto, English Disclosed

Bangladesh - Country snapshot (English)

Bangladesh’s economic growth continued to be healthy, driven by industrial production and services, but the external current account balance turned negative as exports weakened, remittances plummeted and import payments rose. ... See More +

Working Paper 120416 OCT 01, 2017

Disclosed

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Papua New Guinea - First Economic and Fiscal Resilience Development Policy Operation : Chair Summary (English)
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OCT 25, 2018 131466 Board Summary
Nepal - Country partnership framework for the period of FY 19-23 : chair summary (English)
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AUG 07, 2018 129384 Board Summary
Angola - First Fiscal Management Development Policy Financing Project (English)
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JUL 13, 2018 ICR4448 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Sources of volatility in small economies (English)
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JUL 12, 2018 WPS8526 Policy Research Working Paper
Characterizing business cycles in small economies (English)
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JUL 12, 2018 WPS8527 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Systematic country diagnostic : realizing the promise of prosperity : Global economic prospects : the turning of the tide? (English)
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MAY 14, 2018 126284 Systematic Country Diagnostic
Principles and institutional arrangements for better policy design : Brazil's productivity implementation agenda - ideas, rent seeking, and institutions (English)
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FEB 26, 2018 123952 Working Paper
Serbia - Second Public Expenditure and Public Utilities Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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FEB 16, 2018 122514 Program Document
Panama - Support for the National Indigenous Peoples Development Plan Project : social assessment : Evaluación sociocultural (Spanish)
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JAN 17, 2018 SFG4004 Social Assessment
Poland - First and Second Development Policy Loan Projects (English)
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DEC 21, 2017 ICR4253 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Armenia - A window of opportunity to tackle challenging reforms : Հայաստան - բարեփոխումներ իրականացնելու հնարավորության պատուհան (Luhya,Armenian)
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DEC 01, 2017 122979 Working Paper
When the centre cannot hold: patterns of polarization in Nigeria (English)
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DEC 01, 2017 123245 Journal Article
China Economic Update (Chinese)
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DEC 01, 2017 122114 Working Paper English
India - Assam State Roads Project : audited financial statement - period 2016 - 2017 (English)
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NOV 13, 2017 124954 Auditing Document
The World Bank in India newsletter vol. 16 (no. 3) (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 123269 Newsletter
West Bank and Gaza - Fiscal Stability and Business Environment Development Policy Grant Project (Arabic)
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OCT 03, 2017 117799 Program Document English
Refugee crisis in MENA : meeting the development challenge (Arabic)
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OCT 01, 2017 119941 Working Paper French, English
Refugee crisis in MENA : meeting the development challenge (French)
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OCT 01, 2017 119941 Working Paper Arabic, English
The World Bank Group in Afghanistan : country update : گروپ بانک جهانی در افغانستان (Dari)
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OCT 01, 2017 120366 Newsletter Pashto, English
Bangladesh - Country snapshot (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 120416 Working Paper