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The World Bank is an international financial institution which operates for the benefit of its 188 member countries. It aims to reduce poverty, support development and provide financial assistance to poorer countries through its reconstruction and development activities. The World Bank is also the world's largest funder of education, biodiversity projects, water supply and sanitation projects, and the fight against HIV/AIDs.

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World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law

World Bank., The. , World, Bank Group. World Bank., The.
(2017)  | 9781464809507 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 304pp | Availability last checked: 10/2/2018
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Why are carefully designed, sensible policies too often not adopted orimplemented? When they are, why do they often fail to generate developmentoutcomes such as security, growth, and equity? And why do some bad policiesendure? World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law addresses thesefundamental...

World Development Report 2018: Learning to Realize Education's Promise

World Bank., The. , World Bank., The.
(2017)  | 9781464810961 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 236pp | Availability last checked: 9/3/2018
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Every year, the World Bank’s World Development Report (WDR) features a topicof central importance to global development. The 2018 WDR—LEARNING to RealizeEducation’s Promise—is the first ever devoted entirely to education. And thetime is right: education has long been critical to human welfare,...

Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017: From World Development Indicators

World Bank., The. , World, Bank. World Bank., The.
(2017)  | 9781464810800 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 128pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017 uses maps, charts and analysisto illustrate, trends, challenges and measurement issues related to each of the17 Sustainable Development Goals. The Atlas primarily draws on World DevelopmentIndicators (WDI) - the World Bank's compilation of internationally...

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World development report 2019.: The changing nature of work.

(2018)  | 9781464813283 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 152pp | Availability last checked: 9/7/2018
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Incentives for Education in South Asia: Findings from a Decade of Impact Evaluations

Asim, Salman. Chase, Robert S. Daniel Schmillen, Achim. Dar, Amit. Schmillen, Achim Daniel.
(2018)  | 9781464803659 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 184pp | Availability last checked: 10/2/2018
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The past decade has seen a dramatic increase in access to schooling across theSouth Asia region, with the coverage of primary education becoming almostuniversal and that of secondary education increasing steadily. But the qualityof education remains a concern and the key challenge policy makers face...

Global Migration and Labor Markets

World Bank., The. , World, Bank. World Bank., The.
(2018)  | 9781464811654 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 248pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Labor is one of the few and often most critical assets of the poor. Makingbetter employment opportunities available to the poor is one of the main pathsto escape poverty. Increasing labor mobility--whether internally or acrossborders--is one of the surest ways to connect the poor to better jobs, and...

Hidden Dimensions of Poverty: Natural Resources and the Environment

Brandon, Carter. Dogo, Harun.
(2018)  | 9781464812460 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 250pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This report focuses on the impact of environmental degradation on the poorest,and the sustainability of the economic development model. The global pattern ofdevelopment observed over the past 25 years, has yielded impressive returns, buthas come at a high cost of environmental degradation. Yet, we find...

In the Dark: How Much Do Power Sector Distortions Cost South Asia?

Zhang, Fan.
(2018)  | 9781464811548 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Electricity shortages are among the biggest barriers to South Asia’sdevelopment. Did you know that 30 percent of households in South Asia are notconnected to the power grid? Even households and firms that are connected oftenexperience long hours of blackouts. How much do power sector distortions costSouth...

Cross-Border Labor Mobility, Remittances and Economic Development in South Asia

Bhattasali, Deepak. Ratha, Dilip.
(2018)  | 9781464803215 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 432pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Remittances from international migrant workers play an important role in South Asia, helping to reduce poverty and pay for schooling and healthcare. This study examines the drivers, development impacts and policy aspect, with a special focus on management and regulation of migration and remittances...

Stranded Wealth of Nations?: Diversifying Assets of Carbon-Intensive Countries under Uncertainty

Alexandrovich Golub, Alexander. Peszko van der Mensbrugghe, Dominique. Ward, John. Zenghelis, Dimitri A. Alexandrovich, Golub Alexander. Peszko, Grzegorz. van, der Mensbrugghe Dominique.
(2018)  | 9781464807824 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 400pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Many countries have developed comparative advantages in energy andcarbon-intensive sectors which have helped them escape poverty and fuel sharedprosperity. This report deepens the understanding of the impacts thatcarbon-intensive countries may face from uncertain but possible developmentssuch as international...

Healthy China: Deepening Health Reform in China -- Building High-Quality and Value-based Service Delivery

The, World Bank.
(2018)  | 9781464812637 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 504pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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The main theme of this report is the need for China to transition its healthcare delivery system toward people-centered, high quality, integrated care builton the foundation of a strong primary health care system. This system offersboth better health care for its citizens as well as better value for...

Unleashing the Potential of Education in the Middle East and North Africa

The, World Bank.
(2018)  | 9781464812347 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 200pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Over centuries, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been thebirthplace of some of the world's greatest civilizations. Despite recentsetbacks, the region once again can become an engine of intellectual, economic,and social progress for individuals as well as societies. To succeed, educationmust...

Dam Safety Assurance: Global Comparative Assessment of Legal and Institutional Frameworks

Lyon, Kimberly. Pisaniello, John. Tingey, Joanne. Ueda, Satoru. Wishart, Marcus.
(2018)  | 9781464812422 | World Bank Publications | pbk. | book | 250pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Dam safety is central to public protection and economic security. Agingportfolios of large dams, increasing populations, and rapid urbanization requirethe development of legal and institutional frameworks for dam safety that cansecure water supplies for hydropower generation, improve food security throughirrigation,...


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