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The Global Findex Database 2014 : measuring financial inclusion around the world (English)

The Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) database, launched by the World Bank in 2011, provides comparable indicators showing how people around the world save, borrow, make payments, and manage risk. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7255 APR 15, 2015

Demirguc-Kunt,Asli; Klapper,Leora; Singer,Dorothe; Van Oudheusden,Peter

Making it easier for women in Malawi to formalize their firms and access financial services (English)

The global rate of informal firms is high, especially for those that are women-owned and in the poorest countries, despite 149 economies implementing 368 reforms to simplify the registration process in a recent ten-year period. ... See More +

Brief 95656 MAR 01, 2015

Campos, Francisco; Goldstein, Markus; McKenzie, David

World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)

This report contains the World Bank Group Boards calendar for the period of January 2015 to March 2015, specifying the Boards engagements, such as meetings, briefings, and other Bank happenings. ... See More +

Board Report 94024 FEB 02, 2015

A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa (English)

This document provides information, guidance and tools to support decision-making, planning and implementation of mining local procurement in West Africa, in particular at a country level. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS6324 FEB 01, 2015

French

A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa : Guide pratique pour accroître lapprovisionnement local dans le secteur minier en Afrique de lOuest (French)

This document provides information, guidance and tools to support decision-making, planning and implementation of mining local procurement in West Africa, in particular at a country level. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS6324 FEB 01, 2015

English

Papua New Guinea - Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes (ROSC) : accounting and auditing module (English)

The main purpose of the Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Accounting and Auditing (ROSC AA) review exercise, conducted at the request of the Government of Papua New Guinea, is to propose policy recommendations that will strengthen the institutional framework that underpins accounting and auditing practices in the country. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS9846 FEB 01, 2015

Defining, measuring, and benchmarking administrative expenditures of mandatory social security programs (English)

This study provides a framework for comparison and benchmarking of administrative expenditures of public and private social security programs. The paper presents the genesis of the inquiries into the subject, reviewing some of the most relevant literature on administrative expenditures and the costs of mandatory programs produced over the past two decades. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 95198 FEB 01, 2015

Sluchynsky, Oleksiy

Short-term impacts of formalization assistance and a bank information session on business registration and access to finance in Malawi (English)

Despite regulatory efforts designed to make it easier for firms to formalize, informality remains extremely high among firms in Sub-Saharan Africa. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7183 JAN 01, 2015

Campos, Francisco; Goldstein, Markus; McKenzie, David

The Facility for Investment Climate Advisory Services (FIAS) : 2014 annual review (English)

At a time of significant change in the global economy, FIAS-funded work in FY14 maintained strong momentum across a broad range of activities, from promoting trade and competitive markets to streamlining business regulation to encouraging major new investment in specific industries. ... See More +

Annual Report 94993 JAN 01, 2015

Doing business in Central America and the Dominican Republic 2015 : Overview (English)

The strengthening of sustained and inclusive economic growth providing opportunities for all and reducing inequality is a key to achieving shared prosperity in Central America and the Dominican Republic. ... See More +

Working Paper 95203 JAN 01, 2015

Doing business in Central America and the Dominican Republic 2015 (Vol. 2) : Vision general (Spanish)

The strengthening of sustained and inclusive economic growth providing opportunities for all and reducing inequality is a key to achieving shared prosperity in Central America and the Dominican Republic. ... See More +

Working Paper 95203 JAN 01, 2015

Nepal - Road Sector Development Project : P095977 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 13 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR16903 DEC 19, 2014

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Bottom-up costing for medium term expenditure frameworks in Brazil and Indonesia : review of international practices for determining medium term resource needs of spending agencies : Custeamento de baixo para cima para marcos de gastos de medio prazo no Brasil e na Indonesia : revisao das praticas internacionais para determinacao das necessidades de recursos de medio prazo das agencias executoras (Portuguese)

This volume presents two research reports carried out with the objective of advancing practical knowledge in costing and use of cost information in the public sector. ... See More +

Working Paper 93895 DEC 01, 2014

Di Francesco, Michael; Barroso, Rafael English

Nepal - Grid Solar and Energy Efficiency Project (English)

The Grid Solar and Energy Efficiency Project for Nepal has the following development objectives: (i) increase solar photovoltaic generated electricity to supply to the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) grid; and (ii) reduce NEAs distribution losses in selected distribution centers. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1011 NOV 24, 2014

Nicaragua - Public Financial Management Modernization Project : additional financing (English)

The objective of the Public Financial Management Modernization project for Nicaragua is to enhance the efficiency, performance orientation, and transparency of the recipients public expenditures management. ... See More +

Project Paper 90599 NOV 07, 2014

Spanish

World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)

This report contains the World Bank Group Boards calendar for the period of November 2014 through January 2015, specifying the Boards engagements, such as meetings and briefings. ... See More +

Board Report 92228 NOV 01, 2014

Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Antigua and Barbuda (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Antigua and Barbuda. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 91904 OCT 31, 2014

Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Argentina (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Argentina. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 91905 OCT 31, 2014

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The Global Findex Database 2014 : measuring financial inclusion around the world (English)
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APR 15, 2015 WPS7255 Policy Research Working Paper
Burundi - Coffee Sector Competitiveness Support Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Plan de lutte integree antiparasitaire (French)
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MAR 01, 2015 E4776 Environmental Assessment
Burundi - Coffee Sector Competitiveness Support Project : resettlement plan : Cadre de politique de reinstallation involontaire des populations (French)
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MAR 01, 2015 RP1771 Resettlement Plan
Making it easier for women in Malawi to formalize their firms and access financial services (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 95656 Brief
World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)
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FEB 02, 2015 94024 Board Report
A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 AUS6324 Working Paper French
A practical guide to increasing mining local procurement in West Africa : Guide pratique pour accroître lapprovisionnement local dans le secteur minier en Afrique de lOuest (French)
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FEB 01, 2015 AUS6324 Working Paper English
Papua New Guinea - Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes (ROSC) : accounting and auditing module (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 AUS9846 Working Paper
Defining, measuring, and benchmarking administrative expenditures of mandatory social security programs (English)
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FEB 01, 2015 95198 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Short-term impacts of formalization assistance and a bank information session on business registration and access to finance in Malawi (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 WPS7183 Policy Research Working Paper
The Facility for Investment Climate Advisory Services (FIAS) : 2014 annual review (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 94993 Annual Report
Doing business in Central America and the Dominican Republic 2015 : Overview (English)
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JAN 01, 2015 95203 Working Paper
Doing business in Central America and the Dominican Republic 2015 (Vol. 2) : Vision general (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2015 95203 Working Paper
Nepal - Road Sector Development Project : P095977 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 13 (English)
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DEC 19, 2014 ISR16903 Implementation Status and Results Report
Bottom-up costing for medium term expenditure frameworks in Brazil and Indonesia : review of international practices for determining medium term resource needs of spending agencies : Custeamento de baixo para cima para marcos de gastos de medio prazo no Brasil e na Indonesia : revisao das praticas internacionais para determinacao das necessidades de recursos de medio prazo das agencias executoras (Portuguese)
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DEC 01, 2014 93895 Working Paper English
Nepal - Grid Solar and Energy Efficiency Project (English)
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NOV 24, 2014 PAD1011 Project Appraisal Document
Nicaragua - Public Financial Management Modernization Project : additional financing (English)
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NOV 07, 2014 90599 Project Paper Spanish
World Bank Group Boards calendar (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 92228 Board Report
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Antigua and Barbuda (English)
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OCT 31, 2014 91904 Working Paper
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Argentina (English)
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OCT 31, 2014 91905 Working Paper