Organisation

World Bank

Items authored

Report

26 Sep 2017

The report notes that when countries and their leaders make 'learning for all' a national priority, education standards can improve dramatically.

Research report

22 May 2017

Today, about 40 national and over 20 sub-national jurisdictions responsible for almost one fourth of global greenhouse gas emissions are putting a price on carbon. This report reviews key developments and prospects of existing and emerging carbon initiatives.

Website

20 Jan 2017

The Atlas provides long-term averages of solar resource (global, diffuse and direct normal), the principal climate phenomena that determines solar power generation. It allows these averages to be compared across global sites, aiding the exploration, prospection, site selection and pre-feasibility evaluation.

Research report

7 Jan 2016

On October 4, 2015, 12 Pacific Rim countries concluded negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. If ratified by all, the agreement could raise GDP in member countries by an average of 1.1 percent by 2030. It could also increase member countries’ trade by 11 percent by...

Research report

7 Oct 2015

This report details the progress the world has made towards global development goals and examines the impact of demographic change on achieving these goals.

Executive summary

With 2015 marking the transition from the Millennium to the Sustainable Development Goals, the international community...

Items published

Working paper

Recommendations for Australia’s Seasonal Worker Programme
28 Mar 2018

This paper evaluates the impact of the Australian agriculture sector's Pacific seasonal worker program on workers, their households, and communities.

Book

Building a sustainable future
30 Jan 2018

This new volume sets the stage for addressing development through a comprehensive measure of wealth, which underpins income and well-being. Hopefully, the results will be used by policy makers and others to improve measures of economic progress and lead to policies that improve lives for...

Report

26 Sep 2017

The report notes that when countries and their leaders make 'learning for all' a national priority, education standards can improve dramatically.

Research report

22 May 2017

Today, about 40 national and over 20 sub-national jurisdictions responsible for almost one fourth of global greenhouse gas emissions are putting a price on carbon. This report reviews key developments and prospects of existing and emerging carbon initiatives.

Research report

7 Mar 2017

From East to West, the economies of Europe and Central Asia (ECA) are not taking full advantage of the internet to foster economic growth and job creation. The residents of Central Asia and the South Caucasus pay some of the highest prices in the world...

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Research report

7 Apr 2016

This paper provides an overview of poverty and well-being trends in India since the mid-1990s. Poverty reduction since 2005 has been much faster than the earlier decade, as a result of broad-based growth across most geographic areas. Underlying this is a pattern of high mobility...

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