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Kyrgyz Republic : poverty profile for 2013 (Russian)

Working Paper 99772 MAR 01, 2016

English Disclosed

Report on evolution of poverty in Ecuador 2006 - 2014 : Reporte de pobreza por consumo Ecuador 2006 - 2014 (Spanish)

Working Paper 104300 JAN 01, 2016

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International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Russian)

Annual Report 103210 DEC 31, 2015

Japanese, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, French, Chinese, English Disclosed

Where are Iraq’s poor? : mapping poverty in Iraq (English)

Measuring poverty and tracking it over time is an important prerequisite to national economic planning. Absence of official data on household expenditure or poverty line hampered the ability of Iraqi policymakers to understand the extent of the problem, analyze their causes, and devise appropriate policies. ... See More +

Working Paper 97644 JUN 23, 2015

Vishwanath,Tara; Sharma,Dhiraj; Krishnan,Nandini; Blankespoor,Brian Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Food prices and household welfare (English)

Between 2008 and 2012, increases in the Kyrgyz Republic’s national poverty rates masked divergent trends in urban and rural areas. Increases in aggregate urban poverty rates between 2008 and 2012 were driven by poverty descents in Bishkek and urban Batken, Chui, Jalal-Abad, and Osh. ... See More +

Working Paper 99773 MAY 28, 2015

Bierbaum,Mira; Baibagysh Uulu,Aibek Russian Disclosed

You are what (and where) you eat : capturing food away from home in welfare measures (English)

Consumption of food away from home is rapidly growing across the developing world. Surprisingly, the majority of household surveys around the world haven not kept up with its pace and still collect limited information on it. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7257 MAY 05, 2015

Farfan,Gabriela; Genoni,Maria Eugenia; Vakis,Renos Disclosed

Are we confusing poverty with preferences ? (English)

Modifying the national poverty line to the context of observed consumption patterns of the poor is becoming popular. A context-specific poverty line would be more consistent with preferences. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7247 APR 23, 2015

van den Boom,Bart; Halsema,Alex; Molini,Vasco Disclosed

The unfulfilled promise of oil and growth : poverty, inclusion and welfare in Iraq 2007 - 2012 (Vol. 3) (English)

Iraq appears to have firmly entered the ranks of upper middle-income countries in 2012, having experienced strong economic growth following the establishment of a civilian elected government in 2005-06. ... See More +

Working Paper 93858 DEC 01, 2014

Al-Alaak, Mehdi; Krishnan, Nandini; Olivieri, Sergio; Lima, Lycia Disclosed

Iraq - The unfulfilled promise of oil and growth : Poverty, inclusion and welware in Iraq, 2007-2012 (Vol. 4) : Annexes (English)

The overarching context for this report, which focuses on the period from 2007 to 2012, is Iraq’s status as a resource-rich, fragile and conflict-affected state. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 92681 NOV 17, 2014

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The impact of household food consumption data collection methods on poverty and inequality measures in Niger (English)

This paper assesses the impact of three methodologies of food data collection on the welfare distribution, and poverty and inequality measures in Niger. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7090 NOV 01, 2014

Backiny-Yetna, Prospere; Steele, Diane; Djima, Ismael Yacoubou Disclosed

Introduction to poverty analysis (English)

This manual presents an introductory course on poverty analysis. The course is designed as part of a broader training program of the World Bank Institute called the Poverty Analysis Initiative (PAI). ... See More +

Working Paper 90288 JAN 01, 2014

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Can subjective questions on economic welfare be trusted ? evidence for three developing countries (English)

While self-assessments of welfare have become popular for measuring poverty and estimating welfare effects, the methods can be deceptive given systematic heterogeneity in respondents' scales. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6726 DEC 01, 2013

Ravallion, Martin; Himelein, Kristen; Beegle, Kathleen Disclosed

Child growth, shocks, and food aid in rural Ethiopia (English)

This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled Child growth, shocks, and food aid in rural Ethiopia, conducted between 1995 and 1996 in Ethiopia. ... See More +

Brief 81213 AUG 14, 2013

Yamano, Takashi; Alderman, Harold; Christiaensen, Luc Disclosed

Poverty, malnutrition and vulnerability in Mali (English)

This paper provides new insight into the poverty, malnutrition and vulnerability issues in Mali, using existing household survey data. First, it presents a profile of households that are poor, "food poor," or have malnourished children. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6561 AUG 01, 2013

Eozenou, Patrick; Madani, Dorsati; Swinkels, Rob Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Minimum living standards and alternative targeting methods for social transfers : a policy note (English)

The objective of this report is twofold: first, analyze and discuss the linkages between different minimum standards currently used in the Kyrgyz Republic and with the Monthly Benefit for Poor Families (MBPF), and, secondly, to analyze the potential of alternative targeting methods and benefit levels. ... See More +

Policy Note 78168 JUN 01, 2013

Russian Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Minimum living standards and alternative targeting methods for social transfers : a policy note (Russian)

The objective of this report is twofold: first, analyze and discuss the linkages between different minimum standards currently used in the Kyrgyz Republic and with the Monthly Benefit for Poor Families (MBPF), and, secondly, to analyze the potential of alternative targeting methods and benefit levels. ... See More +

Policy Note 78168 JUN 01, 2013

English Disclosed

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Vietnam - Central Highlands Poverty Reduction Project : procurement plan : Việt Nam - Dự Án Giảm Nghèo Khu Vực Tây Nguyên Ban Qlda Tỉnh Đắk Nông : kế hoạch đấu thầu (Vietnamese)
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MAR 02, 2016 103718 Procurement Plan
Kyrgyz Republic : poverty profile for 2013 (Russian)
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MAR 01, 2016 99772 Working Paper English
Vietnam - Central Highlands Poverty Reduction Project : procurement plan (Vol. 3) : Việt Nam - Dự Án Giảm Nghèo Khu Vực Tây Nguyên Ban Qlda Tỉnh Đắk Nông : kế hoạch đấu thầu (Vietnamese)
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FEB 29, 2016 103718 Procurement Plan
Vietnam - Central Highlands Poverty Reduction Project : procurement plan (Vol. 2) : Việt Nam - Dự Án Giảm Nghèo Khu Vực Tây Nguyên Ban Qlda Tỉnh Đắk Nông : kế hoạch đấu thầu (Vietnamese)
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FEB 29, 2016 103718 Procurement Plan
Report on evolution of poverty in Ecuador 2006 - 2014 : Reporte de pobreza por consumo Ecuador 2006 - 2014 (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 104300 Working Paper
International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact (Russian)
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DEC 31, 2015 103210 Annual Report Japanese, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, French, Chinese, English
International Financial Corporation (IFC) : opportunity, capital, growth, impact : Société Financière Internationale (IFC) : opportunités, capitaux, croissance, impact (French)
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DEC 31, 2015 103210 Annual Report Japanese, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, English
Where are Iraq’s poor? : mapping poverty in Iraq (English)
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JUN 23, 2015 97644 Working Paper
Kyrgyz Republic - Food prices and household welfare (English)
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MAY 28, 2015 99773 Working Paper Russian
You are what (and where) you eat : capturing food away from home in welfare measures (English)
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MAY 05, 2015 WPS7257 Policy Research Working Paper
Are we confusing poverty with preferences ? (English)
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APR 23, 2015 WPS7247 Policy Research Working Paper
The unfulfilled promise of oil and growth : poverty, inclusion and welfare in Iraq 2007 - 2012 (Vol. 3) (English)
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DEC 01, 2014 93858 Working Paper
Iraq - The unfulfilled promise of oil and growth : Poverty, inclusion and welware in Iraq, 2007-2012 (Vol. 4) : Annexes (English)
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NOV 17, 2014 92681 Economic Updates and Modeling
The impact of household food consumption data collection methods on poverty and inequality measures in Niger (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 WPS7090 Policy Research Working Paper
Introduction to poverty analysis (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 90288 Working Paper
Can subjective questions on economic welfare be trusted ? evidence for three developing countries (English)
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DEC 01, 2013 WPS6726 Policy Research Working Paper
Child growth, shocks, and food aid in rural Ethiopia (English)
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AUG 14, 2013 81213 Brief
Poverty, malnutrition and vulnerability in Mali (English)
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AUG 01, 2013 WPS6561 Policy Research Working Paper
Kyrgyz Republic - Minimum living standards and alternative targeting methods for social transfers : a policy note (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 78168 Policy Note Russian
Kyrgyz Republic - Minimum living standards and alternative targeting methods for social transfers : a policy note (Russian)
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JUN 01, 2013 78168 Policy Note English