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Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of - Conditional Cash Transfers Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Conditional Cash Transfers Project is to strengthen the effectiveness and efficiency of the Government of Macedonia's (GoM) social safety net through (a) the introduction of conditional cash transfers; and (b) improvements in the administration, oversight, monitoring, and evaluation of social assistance transfers. ... See More +

Project Paper RES29372 SEP 18, 2017

Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments : September 2017 (English)

The Philippines Stock Exchange index (PSEi) slightly weakened in August. The PSEi contracted by 0.7 percent month-on month, closing at 7,958 in August which was largely the result of seasonal factors. ... See More +

Newsletter 119767 SEP 01, 2017

Disclosed

Uganda - From regulators to enablers : role of city governments in economic development of greater Kampala (English)

Uganda is urbanizing rapidly. If not proactively managed, Uganda will miss a major opportunity for structural transformation. The purpose of this report is to provide Ugandan policymakers with economic analyses on the role of Greater Kampala in achieving Uganda’s economic goals outlined in Vision 2040 and the actions needed to unlock the city’s economic potential. ... See More +

Working Paper 119806 SEP 01, 2017

Hobson,Emma Sameh Wadie; Mukim,Megha; Lall,Somik V.; Van Bronkhorst,Bernice K.; Kathage,Angus Morgan; Mundua,Joel; D'Aoust,Olivia Severine; Zhu,Tingting Juni; Onyach-Olaa,Martin; Ajalu,John Stephen Disclosed

The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia (English)

This note describes a new measure of multidimensional poverty developed for Armenia. In 2013, the National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia and the World Bank began work on a national measure of multidimensional poverty to supplement the consumption poverty indicator. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8179 AUG 29, 2017

Martirosova,Diana; Inan,Osman Kaan; Meyer,Moritz; Sinha,Nistha Disclosed

The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia (English)

This note describes a new measure of multidimensional poverty developed for Armenia. In 2013, the National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia and the World Bank began work on a national measure of multidimensional poverty to supplement the consumption poverty indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 119327 AUG 29, 2017

Martirosova,Diana; Inan,Osman Kaan; Meyer,Moritz; Sinha,Nistha Disclosed

The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo : Géographie du bien-être au Bénin, au Burkina Faso, en Côte d’Ivoire et au Togo (French)

This report aims to assess the spatial disparities in economic development along four important dimensions: (i) It provides stylized facts of the underlying forces behind within-country inequality, namely natural endowment, agglomeration economies, and market access. ... See More +

Other Poverty Study 118151 AUG 01, 2017

Nguyen,Nga Thi Viet; Dizon,Felipe Jr Fadullon Disclosed

The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo (English)

This report aims to assess the spatial disparities in economic development along four important dimensions: (i) It provides stylized facts of the underlying forces behind within-country inequality, namely natural endowment, agglomeration economies, and market access. ... See More +

Other Poverty Study 118151 AUG 01, 2017

Nguyen,Nga Thi Viet; Dizon,Felipe Jr Fadullon Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments : August 2017 (English)

The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) posted solid gains in July, yet net foreign buying weakened. In the first seven months of 2017, the PSEi has increased by 17.2 percent, in line with top performing major stock indexes in the Asia-Pacific region. ... See More +

Newsletter 118719 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

Republic of Congo – Poverty assessment report : education, jobs and social protection for a sustainable reduction of poverty : executive summary (English)

This poverty assessment analyzes recent trends in monetary and nonmonetary aspects ofpoverty and economic vulnerability in the Republic of Congo (ROC), based on two nationallyrepresentative and broadly comparable household expenditure surveys conducted bythe National Institute of Statistics (NIS) in 2005 and 2011. ... See More +

Working Paper 114706 AUG 01, 2017

French Disclosed

An analysis of poverty in Myanmar : part one - trends between 2004/05 and 2015 (Vol. 2) (English)

A joint analysis of poverty and living standards was conducted by a technical team from the Ministry of Planning and Finance, Government of Myanmar, and the Poverty and Equity Global Practice of the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 118851 AUG 01, 2017

Burmese Disclosed

An analysis of poverty in Myanmar : part one - trends between 2004/05 and 2015 (Vol. 2) (Burmese)

A joint analysis of poverty and living standards was conducted by a technical team from the Ministry of Planning and Finance, Government of Myanmar, and the Poverty and Equity Global Practice of the World Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 118851 AUG 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Albania - Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for the rehabilitation of Qafa e Pazarit quarter (English)

The development objective of Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development (PIUED) for Albania is to improve urban infrastructure, enhance tourism assets, and strengthen institutional capacity to support tourism related local economic development in selected areas in the south of Albania. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2300 AUG 01, 2017

Hamilton,Delphine Alberta Disclosed

Albania - Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Plan I menaxhimit mjedisor e social për rehabilitimin e zonës Qafa e Pazarit Qyteti i Gjirokastrës (Basque,Albanian)

The development objective of Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development (PIUED) for Albania is to improve urban infrastructure, enhance tourism assets, and strengthen institutional capacity to support tourism related local economic development in selected areas in the south of Albania. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2300 AUG 01, 2017

Hamilton,Delphine Alberta Disclosed

Surveys, big data, and experiments : how can we best learn about LGBTI development outcomes ? (English)

There is little rigorous quantitative data about the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people in developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8154 JUL 31, 2017

Koehler,Dominik; Menzies,Nicholas Disclosed

Poland - Systematic Country Diagnostic : Toward a Strategic, Effective, and Accountable State (English)

The pathway to shared prosperity in Poland is built around growth, inclusion, and sustainability objectives, but success will ultimately depend on a more strategic, effective, and accountable state. ... See More +

Systematic Country Diagnostic 117802 JUL 31, 2017

Disclosed

Liberia - Fourth Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation Project (English)

Program Information Document 118028 JUL 31, 2017

Disclosed

East Asia and Pacific cities : expanding opportunities for the urban poor (English)

Urbanization in East Asia and the Pacific has created enormous opportunity for many. Yet the rapid growth of cities can also create challenges as national and local governments try to keep up with the needs of their growing populations. ... See More +

Publication 117827 JUL 27, 2017

Baker,Judy L.; Gadgil,Gauri Uday Disclosed

Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)

The paper delves into the implications of a failure to account for rental regulation in the measurement of households' welfare, poverty, and inequality when using household surveys. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8152 JUL 20, 2017

Lara Ibarra,Gabriel; Mendiratta,Vibhuti; Vishwanath,Tara Disclosed

Measuring women's agency (English)

Improving women's agency, namely their ability to define goals and act on them, is crucial for advancing gender equality and the empowerment of women. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8148 JUL 18, 2017

Donald,Aletheia Amalia; Koolwal,Gayatri B.; Annan,Jeannie Ruth; Falb,Kathryn; Goldstein,Markus P. Disclosed

Measuring time use in development settings (English)

This paper discusses the challenges associated with collecting time-use data in developing countries. The paper suggests potential solutions, concentrating on the two most common time-use methods used in development settings: stylized questions and time diaries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8147 JUL 18, 2017

Seymour,Greg; Malapit,Hazel Jean; Quisumbing,Agnes R. Disclosed

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Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of - Conditional Cash Transfers Project : restructuring (English)
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SEP 18, 2017 RES29372 Project Paper
Philippines monthly economic developments : September 2017 (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 119767 Newsletter
Uganda - From regulators to enablers : role of city governments in economic development of greater Kampala (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 119806 Working Paper
The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia (English)
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AUG 29, 2017 WPS8179 Policy Research Working Paper
The many faces of deprivation : a multidimensional approach to poverty in Armenia (English)
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AUG 29, 2017 119327 Working Paper
The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo : Géographie du bien-être au Bénin, au Burkina Faso, en Côte d’Ivoire et au Togo (French)
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AUG 01, 2017 118151 Other Poverty Study
The Geography of Welfare in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Togo (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 118151 Other Poverty Study
Philippines monthly economic developments : August 2017 (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 118719 Newsletter
Republic of Congo – Poverty assessment report : education, jobs and social protection for a sustainable reduction of poverty : executive summary (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 114706 Working Paper French
An analysis of poverty in Myanmar : part one - trends between 2004/05 and 2015 (Vol. 2) (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 118851 Working Paper Burmese
An analysis of poverty in Myanmar : part one - trends between 2004/05 and 2015 (Vol. 2) (Burmese)
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AUG 01, 2017 118851 Working Paper English
Albania - Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Environmental and social management plan for the rehabilitation of Qafa e Pazarit quarter (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 SFG2300 Environmental Assessment
Albania - Project for Integrated Urban Economic Development : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Plan I menaxhimit mjedisor e social për rehabilitimin e zonës Qafa e Pazarit Qyteti i Gjirokastrës (Basque,Albanian)
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AUG 01, 2017 SFG2300 Environmental Assessment
Surveys, big data, and experiments : how can we best learn about LGBTI development outcomes ? (English)
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JUL 31, 2017 WPS8154 Policy Research Working Paper
Poland - Systematic Country Diagnostic : Toward a Strategic, Effective, and Accountable State (English)
See More +
JUL 31, 2017 117802 Systematic Country Diagnostic
Liberia - Fourth Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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JUL 31, 2017 118028 Program Information Document
East Asia and Pacific cities : expanding opportunities for the urban poor (English)
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JUL 27, 2017 117827 Publication
Rental regulation and its consequences on measures of well-being in the Arab Republic of Egypt (English)
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JUL 20, 2017 WPS8152 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring women's agency (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8148 Policy Research Working Paper
Measuring time use in development settings (English)
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JUL 18, 2017 WPS8147 Policy Research Working Paper