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Volume growth and valuation contractioon : global microfinance equity valuation survey 2012 (Spanish)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 89806 MAY 01, 20121

English

Turkey - Sustaining Shared Growth Development Policy Operation : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 89741 JUL 24, 2014

Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic development : Diem lai : cap nhat tinh hinh phat trien kinh te Vietnam (Vietnamese)

Global growth is projected to pick up to 3.4 percent in 2015 and 3.5 percent in 2016, propelled by highincome countries. Developing country growth will benefit from these tailwinds, with growth projected to increase from 4.8 percent in 2014 to 5.5 percent in 2016—broadly in line with potential. ... See More +

Working Paper 89310 JUL 23, 2014

English

Armenia - Ministry of Finance Capacity Building Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 89495 JUL 15, 2014

Statements submitted to the Eighty-Ninth meeting of the Development Committee (English)

The Joint Ministerial Committee of the Boards of Governors of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund on the Transfer of Real Resources to Developing Countries, the Development Committee, held its eighty-ninth meeting on April 12, 2014, in the Preston Auditorium of the World Bank in Washington, DC. ... See More +

Board Report 89457 JUL 10, 2014

Area C and the future of the Palestinian economy (English)

Restrictions on economic activity in area C of the West Bank have been particularly detrimental to the Palestinian economy. Area C constitutes about 61 percent of the West Bank territory. ... See More +

Publication 89370 JUL 02, 2014

Niksic, Orhan; Eddin, Nur Nasser; Cali Massimiliano

Services, inequality, and the dutch disease (English)

This paper shows how Dutch disease effects may arise solely from a shift in demand following a natural resource discovery. The natural resource wealth increases the demand for non-tradable luxury services due to non-homothetic preferences. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6966 JUL 01, 2014

Battaile, Bill; Chisik, Richard; Onder, Harun

Implications of a changing China for Brazil : a new window of opportunity? (English)

As Brazil and China have become two of the largest global economies, they have also become increasingly connected. Three decades of fast-paced growth and structural change have turned China into the world’s second-largest economy and have transformed it into an upper-middle income country. ... See More +

Working Paper 89450 JUL 01, 2014

Implications of a changing China for Brazil : a new window of opportunity? : Implicacoes de uma China em transformacao : oportunidades para o Brasil? (English)

As Brazil and China have become two of the largest global economies, they have also become increasingly connected. Three decades of fast-paced growth and structural change have turned China into the world’s second-largest economy and have transformed it into an upper-middle income country. ... See More +

Working Paper 89450 JUL 01, 2014

Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds (English)

Ponzis are among the most ubiquitous and least understood phenomena of economic life. They acquired a certain salience with the global financial crisis of 2008 and the crash of Bernie Madoff’s celebrated Ponzi scheme. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6967 JUL 01, 2014

Basu, Kaushik

Political economy of power sector subsidies : a review with reference to Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Power sector subsidies in Sub-Saharan Africa are substantial and highly regressive. While subsidies can be quick, easy, and politically expedient to implement, they are equally quick to take root and challenging to remove. ... See More +

Working Paper 89547 JUL 01, 2014

Kojima, Masami ; Bacon, Robert ; Trimble, Chris

The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century : The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century (English)

The paper provides a detailed review of Thomas Piketty's book "Capital in the 21st century." It focuses on the new contributions of the book, and in particular on its unified treatment of economic growth, functional income distribution, and concentration of personal income. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6974 JUL 01, 2014

Milanovic, Branko

Demystifying Dutch disease (English)

This paper examines the theory of Dutch disease and its implications for practical policy questions. Dutch disease is a term that is well-known to economists and development practitioners. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6981 JUL 01, 2014

Kojo, Naoko C.

Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic development (English)

Global growth is projected to pick up to 3.4 percent in 2015 and 3.5 percent in 2016, propelled by highincome countries. Developing country growth will benefit from these tailwinds, with growth projected to increase from 4.8 percent in 2014 to 5.5 percent in 2016—broadly in line with potential. ... See More +

Working Paper 89310 JUL 01, 2014

Vietnamese

Trade flows and trade disputes (English)

This paper introduces a new data set and establishes a set of basic facts and patterns regarding the trade that countries fight about under World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6979 JUL 01, 2014

Bown, Chad P.; Reynolds, Kara M.

Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis (English)

This paper develops a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model to analyze and derive simple budget rules in the face of volatile public revenue from natural resources in a low-income country like Niger. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6984 JUL 01, 2014

Devarajan, Shantayanan; Dissou, Yazid; Go, Delfin S.; Robinson, Sherman

Improving behavior at borders to promote trade formalization : the charter for cross-border traders (English)

Informal trade supports the livelihood of hundreds of thousands of households in Africa, reaches markets and clients that are underserved by formal channels, and contributes to regional food security. ... See More +

Brief 89473 JUL 01, 2014

Brenton, Paul; Dihel, Nora; Hoppe, Mombert; Soprano, Carmine

Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa (English)

Mobile phone coverage has expanded considerably throughout the developing world, particularly within sub-Saharan Africa. Existing evidence suggests that increased access to information technology has improved agricultural market efficiency for consumer markets and certain commodities, but there is less evidence of its impact on producer markets. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6986 JUL 01, 2014

Aker, Jenny C.; Fafchamps, Marcel

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Volume growth and valuation contractioon : global microfinance equity valuation survey 2012 (Spanish)
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MAY 01, 20121 89806 Working Paper (Numbered Series) English
Turkey - Sustaining Shared Growth Development Policy Operation : chair summary (English)
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JUL 24, 2014 89741 Board Summary
Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic development : Diem lai : cap nhat tinh hinh phat trien kinh te Vietnam (Vietnamese)
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JUL 23, 2014 89310 Working Paper English
Cote d'Ivoire - Small and Medium Enterprise Revitalization and Governance Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches simplifie (French)
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JUL 17, 2014 89523 Procurement Plan
Armenia - Ministry of Finance Capacity Building Project : procurement plan (English)
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JUL 15, 2014 89495 Procurement Plan
Statements submitted to the Eighty-Ninth meeting of the Development Committee (English)
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JUL 10, 2014 89457 Board Report
Central Africa - CEMAC Regional Institutions Support Project : procurement plan : Plan de passation des marches simplifie (French)
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JUL 09, 2014 89396 Procurement Plan
Area C and the future of the Palestinian economy (English)
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JUL 02, 2014 89370 Publication
Services, inequality, and the dutch disease (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6966 Policy Research Working Paper
Implications of a changing China for Brazil : a new window of opportunity? (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89450 Working Paper
Implications of a changing China for Brazil : a new window of opportunity? : Implicacoes de uma China em transformacao : oportunidades para o Brasil? (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89450 Working Paper
Ponzis : the science and mystique of a class of financial frauds (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6967 Policy Research Working Paper
Political economy of power sector subsidies : a review with reference to Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89547 Working Paper
The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century : The return of "patrimonial capitalism" : review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6974 Policy Research Working Paper
Demystifying Dutch disease (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6981 Policy Research Working Paper
Taking stock : an update on Vietnam's recent economic development (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89310 Working Paper Vietnamese
Trade flows and trade disputes (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6979 Policy Research Working Paper
Budget rules and resource booms : a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium analysis (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6984 Policy Research Working Paper
Improving behavior at borders to promote trade formalization : the charter for cross-border traders (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 89473 Brief
Mobile phone coverage and producer markets : evidence from West Africa (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6986 Policy Research Working Paper