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Cote d'Ivoire - Project to Support the Competitiveness of the Large Abidjan : environmental assessment : Cadre de gestion environnementale et sociale (French)

Environmental Assessment SFG4017 FEB 07, 2018

Disclosed

Modeling pension reform : the World Bank's pension reform options simulation toolkit (French)

Today's pension policies can affect retirement incomes and the public finances for decades to come. Retirement income systems that are affordable today, will often prove unsustainable in the future, given the twin pressures of demographic aging and the maturing of pension schemes. ... See More +

Brief 33381 FEB 01, 2018

Spanish, English Disclosed

Modeling pension reform : the World Bank's pension reform options simulation toolkit (Spanish)

Today's pension policies can affect retirement incomes and the public finances for decades to come. Retirement income systems that are affordable today, will often prove unsustainable in the future, given the twin pressures of demographic aging and the maturing of pension schemes. ... See More +

Brief 33381 FEB 01, 2018

French, English Disclosed

India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : environment and social management framework - executive summary (English)

Jharkhand Municipal Development Project (JMDP) has been formulated to improve the municipal infrastructure in selected cities in Jharkhand. The project includes three components: component 1: urban infrastructure improvement; component 2: policy and institutional; and component 3: project management and technical support. ... See More +

Board Report 123111 JAN 29, 2018

Disclosed

Kyrgyz Republic - Capacity Building in Public Procurement Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 122897 JAN 21, 2018

Disclosed

Impact of phone reminders on survey response rates : evidence from a web-based survey in an international organization (English)

This research note investigates the impact of phone reminders on response rates in the context of a web-based survey in an international organization, the World Bank. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8305 JAN 17, 2018

Smets,Lode Disclosed

Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IADVP) : FY18 second quarter activity report (English)

The objective of the audit was to provide assurance on the implementation of the Offshore Financial Center (OFC) Policy to manage tax evasion and related reputational risks covering the processes for: (i) identification of projects having intermediate jurisdictions (IJs) in their ownership structure for the application of the OFC Policy; (ii) implementation of the provisions of the OFC Policy, once a project triggers the application of the OFC Policy; and (iii) periodic management review, oversight and reporting on the OFC Policy, including updates to the Board, based on emerging risks and global trends.The audit concluded that IFC and MIGA, which are most exposed to reputational risk due to their private sector-oriented operations, have implemented the OFC Policy, and project teams conduct transactional due diligence to identify beneficial owners and understand the rationale for a transaction’s ownership structure. ... See More +

Board Report 123157 JAN 16, 2018

Disclosed

Bank ownership : trends and implications (English)

This paper presents recent trends in government and foreign bank ownership across countries and summarizes the evidence regarding the implications of bank ownership structure for bank performance and competition, financial stability, and access to finance. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8297 JAN 08, 2018

Martinez Peria,Maria Soledad; Verrier,Jeanne Emma; Cull,Robert J. Disclosed

India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : पर्यावरण मूल्यांकन (Hindi)

The development objective of the Jharkhand Municipal Development Project for India is to improve urban service delivery and urban management capacity in participating urban local bodies. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3852 JAN 01, 2018

India Disclosed

Designing wage contracts in multi-goal organizations (English)

Economic theory has long suggested the use of monetary incentives to motivate workers. In practice, however, public bureaucracies and nonprofit organizations are driven by a broader mission that often involves multiple operational goals, not all of which may translate equally well into measurable indicators. ... See More +

Brief 122970 JAN 01, 2018

Giné,Xavier; Mansuri,Ghazala; Shrestha,Slesh Anand Disclosed

Serbia - Research, Innovation, and Technology Transfer Project : restructuring (English)

The development objective of the Research, Innovation, and Technology Transfer Project for Serbia is to facilitate reorientation of public research sector toward the needs of the private sector. ... See More +

Project Paper RES28986 JAN 01, 2018

Van Gelder,Linda Disclosed

Aux portes du paradis - Comment la Côte d’Ivoire peut rattraper son retard technologique ? (French)

Après avoir analysé les développements récents de l’économie ivoirienne ainsi que ses perspectives pour le court et moyen termes, ce sixième rapport sur la situation économique en Côte d’ivoire s’intéresse aux moyens qui lui permettraient de rattraper son retard technologique. ... See More +

Working Paper 121663 JAN 01, 2018

Disclosed

Wage inequality in Latin America : understanding the past to prepare for the future (English)

What caused the decline in wage inequality of the 2000s in Latin America? Looking to the future, will the current economic slowdown be regressive? ... See More +

Publication 122492 DEC 28, 2017

Silva,Joana C. G.; Messina,Julián Disclosed

How (not) to fix problems that matter : assessing and responding to Malawi's history of institutional reform (English)

Malawi can be understood as a microcosm of institutional reform approaches in developing countries more broadly. A common feature of such approaches, whether implemented by government or donors, is reform initiatives that yield institutions that "look like" those found in higher-performing countries but rarely acquire the same underlying functionality. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8289 DEC 22, 2017

Woolcock,Michael; Bridges,Katherine Disclosed

Mozambique - Second Maputo Municipal Development Program Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Maputo Municipal Development Program (MMDP) Project for Mozambique 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 ICR4106 DEC 21, 2017

Disclosed

State ownership of financial institutions in Europe and Central Asia (English)

This paper introduces key findings from a new cross-country survey on state-owned financial institutions in Europe and Central Asia. It covers 41 such institutions operating in the region as of end 2016, and considers variables in the areas of mandates, instruments, performance, governance, and monitoring/evaluation. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8288 DEC 20, 2017

Skamnelos,Ilias; Ferrari,Aurora; Mare,Davide Salvatore Disclosed

Governance global practice : Latin America and the Caribbean - Regional study on the management, control, and recording of fixed assets (Spanish)

This report represents a series of studies on the status of the implementation of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards in the Latin America region. ... See More +

Working Paper 122106 DEC 18, 2017

000317039:Dmitri Gourfinkel:dgourfinkel@worldban; k.org; Gourfinkel,Dmitri Disclosed

Governance global practice : Latin America and the Caribbean - Regional study on the management, control, and recording of fixed assets (English)

This report represents a series of studies on the status of the implementation of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards in the Latin America region. ... See More +

Working Paper 122106 DEC 18, 2017

Gourfinkel,Dmitri Disclosed

Dominican Republic - Perfomance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY18 (English)

This performance and learning review (PLR) summarizes progress in the implementation of the World Bank Group (WBG) country partnership strategy (CPS) for the Dominican Republic (DR), for the period FY15-18, discussed by the WBG Executive Directors on September 25, 2014. ... See More +

Country Assistance Strategy Document 121859 DEC 13, 2017

Disclosed

Dominican Republic - Municipal Development Project (English)

Ratings for the Municipal Development Project for Dominican Republic were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, Bank performance was satisfactory, and monitoring and evaluation (M and E) quality was substantial. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3492 DEC 08, 2017

Disclosed

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Cote d'Ivoire - Project to Support the Competitiveness of the Large Abidjan : environmental assessment : Cadre de gestion environnementale et sociale (French)
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FEB 07, 2018 SFG4017 Environmental Assessment
Modeling pension reform : the World Bank's pension reform options simulation toolkit (French)
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FEB 01, 2018 33381 Brief Spanish, English
Modeling pension reform : the World Bank's pension reform options simulation toolkit (Spanish)
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FEB 01, 2018 33381 Brief French, English
India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : environment and social management framework - executive summary (English)
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JAN 29, 2018 123111 Board Report
Kyrgyz Republic - Capacity Building in Public Procurement Project : procurement plan (English)
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JAN 21, 2018 122897 Procurement Plan
Impact of phone reminders on survey response rates : evidence from a web-based survey in an international organization (English)
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JAN 17, 2018 WPS8305 Policy Research Working Paper
Internal Audit Vice Presidency (IADVP) : FY18 second quarter activity report (English)
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JAN 16, 2018 123157 Board Report
Bank ownership : trends and implications (English)
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JAN 08, 2018 WPS8297 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Jharkhand Municipal Development Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : पर्यावरण मूल्यांकन (Hindi)
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JAN 01, 2018 SFG3852 Environmental Assessment
Designing wage contracts in multi-goal organizations (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 122970 Brief
Serbia - Research, Innovation, and Technology Transfer Project : restructuring (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 RES28986 Project Paper
Aux portes du paradis - Comment la Côte d’Ivoire peut rattraper son retard technologique ? (French)
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JAN 01, 2018 121663 Working Paper
Wage inequality in Latin America : understanding the past to prepare for the future (English)
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DEC 28, 2017 122492 Publication
How (not) to fix problems that matter : assessing and responding to Malawi's history of institutional reform (English)
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DEC 22, 2017 WPS8289 Policy Research Working Paper
Mozambique - Second Maputo Municipal Development Program Project (English)
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DEC 21, 2017 ICR4106 Implementation Completion and Results Report
State ownership of financial institutions in Europe and Central Asia (English)
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DEC 20, 2017 WPS8288 Policy Research Working Paper
Governance global practice : Latin America and the Caribbean - Regional study on the management, control, and recording of fixed assets (Spanish)
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DEC 18, 2017 122106 Working Paper
Governance global practice : Latin America and the Caribbean - Regional study on the management, control, and recording of fixed assets (English)
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DEC 18, 2017 122106 Working Paper
Dominican Republic - Perfomance and learning review of the country partnership strategy for the period FY15-FY18 (English)
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DEC 13, 2017 121859 Country Assistance Strategy Document
Dominican Republic - Municipal Development Project (English)
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DEC 08, 2017 ICR3492 Implementation Completion and Results Report