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World Bank Group Publications

In support of its dual mission to end extreme poverty within a generation and boost shared prosperity, the World Bank Group publishes a large selection of research and knowledge products. World Bank Group Publications include authoritative reports that feature research from some of the world's top development economists and practitioners, handbooks to train and aid practitioners, scholarly books that contribute to the development debate in universities and think tanks, and outreach publications for general audiences. Topics cover the full spectrum of economic and social development, including development policy, finance, health, education, environment, trade, poverty, climate change, and globalization. Publications are primarily aimed at policy makers, development practitioners, academics and university students, and the business community.


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  1. World Development Report 2012

    Focusing on the evolution of gender equality across the world in the context of the development process, this report considers gender equality as a core development goal in itself, and argues that gender equality matters for the pace of development. Improvements in gender equality can generate gains in economic efficiency and improvements in other development outcomes. Learn More
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  2. Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 1)

    Similar to the first and second editions of Disease Control Priorities, the aim of this third edition is to influence program design and resource allocation at global and country levels by providing an up-to-date comprehensive review of the effectiveness of priority health interventions. It presents systematic and comparable economic evaluations of selected interventions, delivery platforms, and policies based on newly developed economic methods. Learn More
    £43.95

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  3. World Development Report 2021

    The World Development Report 2021 examines how countries can realize the potential benefits of data and safeguard against its harmful outcomes in order to improve the lives of poor people. Learn More
    £65.95

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  4. World Development Report 2017

    Sheds light on how a better understanding of governance can bring about more effective policy interventions to achieve sustainable improvements in welfare. Learn More
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  5. World Development Report 2015

    Every policy relies on explicit or implicit assumptions about how people make choices. Those assumptions typically rest on an idealized model of how people think, rather than an understanding of how everyday thinking actually works. This year's World Development Report argues that a more realistic account of decision-making and behavior will make development policy more effective. Learn More
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  6. World Development Report 2016

    The internet can be a platform for universal empowerment, but not if it is used as a tool of state control. Although the digital revolution has forged ahead, its analog complements the regulations that promote entry and competition, the skills that enable workers to access and then leverage the new economy, and the institutions that are accountable to citizens have failed to keep pace. This edition of the WDR examines these issues. Learn More
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  7. World Development Report 2019

    Work is constantly reshaped by technological progress. New ways of production are adopted, markets expand, and societies evolve. But some changes provoke more attention than others, in part due to the vast uncertainty involved in making predictions about the future. The 2019 World Development Report studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today. Learn More
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  8. Assisting Russia's Transition

    This evaluation assesses the developmental effectiveness of the World Bank's lending and non-lending assistance to the Russian Federation between 1991 and 2001, a ten-year period of tumultuous political, economic and social change. Learn More
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  9. Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 4)

    The need to make decisions across an increasingly complex set of policy and intervention choices, attuned to specific health system capabilities, makes a third edition of Disease Control Priorities critical. Similar to the first and second editions, the aim of the third edition is to provide an up-to-date comprehensive review of the effectiveness of priority health interventions. Learn More
    £43.95

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  10. Africa's ICT Infrastructure

    Charts ICT revolution that has swept across Africa since the end of the 1990s. Large-scale investment in the sector has transformed telecommunications from a luxury enjoyed by a privileged few to a mass-market service, used in villages and cities alike, across the continent. This reviews the rapid growth in networks and the emergence of the mobile phone as a part of everyday life in Africa. Learn More
    £24.50

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  11. World Development Report 2018

    Every year, the World Bank's World Development Report takes on a topic of central importance to global development. The 2018 Report, Learning to Realize Education's Promise, is the first ever devoted entirely to education. The report explores four main themes: education's promise; the learning crisis; promising interventions to improve learning; and learning at scale. Learn More
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