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Classifications: HC59.7, 330.91724
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Treaty series : treaties and international agreements registered or filed and recorded with the Secretariat of the United Nations by United Nations( file )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3,534 libraries worldwide
Compilation of treaties by the International Development Association, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and various countries
A guide to the World Bank by World Bank( file )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,299 libraries worldwide
"This completely revised and updated second edition provides an accessible and straightforward overview of the World Bank Group's history, organization, mission, and purpose. Additionally, for those wishing to delve further into subjects of particular interest, the book guides readers to sources containing more detailed information, including annual reports, Web sites, publications, and e-mail addresses for various departments. It also provides information on how to work for or do business with the World Bank."--Jacket
Large mines and the community : socioeconomic and environmental effects in Latin America, Canada, and Spain by Gary McMahon( file )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,422 libraries worldwide
"For centuries, communities have been founded or shaped based upon their access to natural resources and today, in our globalizing world, major natural resource developments are spreading to more remote areas. Mining operations are a good example: they have a profound impact on local communities and are often the first industry in a remote region. However, whereas an enormous amount has been written about the macroeconomic effects of the mining industry, there has been practically no in-depth analysis of the comprehensive effects of large mines on their host communities, especially in developing countries." "In this book, researchers from Bolivia, Chile, and Peru present and analyze the environmental, cultural, and socioeconomic effects of large mining operations in their respective countries, as well as the processes that led to the observed effects. The book also presents a case study of the longest continually operating mine in the world, the Almaden mercury mine in Spain, and an overview of the experience of mining communities in Canada, one of the most important mining countries of the 20th century. A synthesis chapter draws together recommendations for best practice, intended to provide guidance to communities, companies, and governments for future and ongoing mining and other natural resource developments." "Interested readers will include individuals involved in local community development (including those in nongovernmental, bilateral, and multilateral agencies), mining company officials, staff of government mining and development agencies, and academics and researchers in economic, social, environmental, and natural resource issues."--Jacket
Atlas of global development : [a visual guide to the world's greatest challenges] by World Bank( file )
64 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,219 libraries worldwide
The key development issues facing our world today are vividly illustrated in "The Atlas of Global Development". Based upon authoritative data from the World Bank's World Development Indicators, this handsome volume provides a wealth of information on crucial global topics such as poverty, HIV/AIDS, corruption, environmental sustainability, migration, and growing populations. Features include: easy-to-read, colorful world maps, tables, graphs, text, and photographs; detailed information about targets for the Millennium Development Goals; definitions, sources, notes and abbreviations of commonly used terms; and, country comparisons for key development indicators.Completely revised and updated, "The Atlas of Global Development, Second Edition" highlights social, economic, and environmental issues that affect us all. This new edition includes new topics such as internet use, foreign direct investment, and food production
Guidelines for public debt management : accompanying document and selected case studies by International monetary found( file )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 2,207 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the variety of approaches taken by 18 countries from different parts of the world, and at different stages of economic and financial development, to develop their public debt management practices in a manner consistent with the Guidelines
World development report by World Bank( serial )
in English and Japanese and held by 2,169 libraries worldwide
Finance & development by International Monetary Fund( serial )
in English and held by 2,053 libraries worldwide
Features the current edition of the online business journal "Finance and Development," published by the International Monetary Fund. Offers articles on economics and finance, subscription information, access to back issues, and editorial staff
Poverty reduction and the World Bank : progress in fiscal 1998 by World Bank( file )
17 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
This report reviews progress in implementation of the World Bank's poverty reduction strategy, updating the more comprehensive report for fiscal 1995. The first chapter lays out the Bank's poverty reduction strategy and highlights the basic elements of a future work program to reduce poverty. The second chapter describes the Bank's progress in supporting poverty reduction during fiscal 1996 and 1997, with recommendations for further improvements. The third chapter examines recent experiences with safety net programs
Confronting AIDS : public priorities in a global epidemic by World Bank( file )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
This report on the global AIDS epidemic outlines the strategic role that governments must play in slowing the spread of HIV and mitigating the impact of AIDS in morbidity and mortality. The report draws on the accumulated knowledge of the last 15 years to highlight effective management policies
Building inclusive financial systems : a framework for financial access ( file )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,816 libraries worldwide
"Addresses the challenges of making financial systems more inclusive, emulating successful ventures in new markets, and utilizing technologies and government policies to support the expansion of financial access. Examines many dimensions of financial access, including measuring financial access, understanding the impact of expanded access, and examining alternative institutional models"--Provided by publisher
Procurement of works by World Bank( file )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 1,715 libraries worldwide
The Standard Prequalification Document (SPD) has been prepared for use by the Bank's Borrowers and their implementing agencies in the procurement of works primarily through International Competitive Bidding (ICB), but the principles may also be applied if prequalification is needed under National Competitive Bidding (NCB). When ICB is the appropriate method for procurement, the use of the Bank's Standard Bidding Documents (SBDs) is mandatory. For large works or complex works, prequalification is usually necessary, and would be mandated in the Loan/Credit Agreement. Accordingly, the Bank's SBD for the Procurement of Works has been prepared on the basis that prequalification, in accordance with this document, will have taken place prior to bidding. The Bank has also issued an SBD for smaller contracts, for which prequalification is optional; if, however, prequalification is required, it should be carried out in accordance with this document. Annex A of this document explains the reasons for following this procedure, and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of prequalification. Annex B explains the rationale for certain clauses, and provides guidances to executing agencies and their consultants in preparing a particular prequalification questionnaire and evaluating the submissions of applicants
Globalization, growth, and poverty : building an inclusive world economy by Paul Collier( file )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
Globalization is a powerful force for poverty reduction as societies and economies around the world are becoming more integrated. Although this international integration presents tremendous opportunities for developing countries, it also has raised concerns about rising inequality, shifting power, and cultural uniformity. This report assesses the impact of globalization and addresses the ensuing anxieties. It proposes an agenda for action aimed at mitigating the risks that globalization potentially generates, while maximizing the opportunities for the poor.--Publisher description
Disease control priorities in developing countries by World Bank( file )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
And cross-Cutting Themes -- Selecting Intervebtions -- Strengthening health systems
Globalization for development : trade, finance, aid, migration, and policy by Ian Goldin( file )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
Globalization and its relation to poverty reduction and development is not well understood. The book identifies the ways in which globalization can overcome poverty or make it worse. The book defines the big historical trends, identifies main global flows - trade, finance, aid, migration, and ideas - and examines how each can contribute to undermine economic development
Greening industry : new roles for communities, markets, and governments by World Bank( file )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,541 libraries worldwide
Accompanying CD-ROM contains background and reference material for the text, including the text itself, as well as a slightly modified version of the World Bank's New ideas for pollution regulation (NIPR) web site, current as of 9/29/99. CD-ROM also includes Netscape, Adobe Acrobat, and Real Media audio/video player
Sustainable development in a dynamic world : transforming institutions, growth, and quality of life by World Bank( file )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
The report "examines the relationship among competing policy objectives-reducing poverty, maintaining growth, improving social cohesion, and protecting the environment-over a 50-year horizon." The report is divided into nine chapters which deal with topics ranging from "Global Problems and Local Concerns" to "Getting the Best from Cities." While the casual reader may not have time to read the entire report, there is a 30-page overview that provides a description of the basic themes contained within the full report. At its essence, the report argues that "development is sustainable if the rules of the game are transparent and the game is inclusive." This important document will be especially relevant to those with an interest in sustainable development from an inclusive and global perspective
Developing the occupied territories : an investment in peace by World Bank( file )
14 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
Lithuania : an opportunity for economic success by World Bank( file )
14 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,489 libraries worldwide
The World Bank economic review by World Bank( file )
in English and Chinese and held by 1,469 libraries worldwide
The mission of The World Bank Economic Review is to encourage and support research in the field of development economics. We seek to publish and disseminate innovative theoretical and empirical research that identifies, analyzes, measures, and evaluates the macro and micro-economic forces that promote or impede economic development with a view towards providing the knowledge necessary for designing, implementing, and sustaining effective development policies in low and middle income countries. Our intended audience comprises a worldwide readership of economists and other social scientists in government, business, international agencies, universities, and research institutions
The World Bank research observer by World Bank( file )
in English and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
The World Bank journals enjoy the largest circulation of any economics title; the Research Observer is freely distributed to more than 9,100 subscribers in non-OECD countries. The World Bank Research Observer seeks to inform nonspecialist readers about research being undertaken within the Bank and outside the Bank in areas of economics relevant for development policy. Requiring only a minimal background in economic analysis, its surveys and overviews of key issues in development economics research are intended for policymakers, project officers, journalists keeping up to date, and teachers and students of development economics and related disciplines
 
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Alternative Names
al- Bank ad-Duwalī
Alþjóðabankinn
Argentaria Mundana
B.I.R.D.
B.I.R.F.
Banc Internacional de Reconstrucció i Desenvolupament
Banc Mundial
Banc y Byd
Banca di ricostruzione e sviluppo
Banca internacional de reconstrução e desenvolvimento
Banca Internațională pentru Reconstrucție și Dezvoltare
Banca internazionale per la ricostruzione e lo sviluppo
Banca internazionale per la ricostruzione per lo sviluppo
Banca Mondial
Banca Mondială
Banca mondiale
Banca Mondiale istituzione internazionale creata per lottare contro la povertà e per organizzare aiuti e finanziamenti agli stati in difficoltà
Banca ricostruzione e sviluppo
Bancje Mondiâl
Banco Internacional
Banco Internacional de Reconstrução e Desenvolvimento.
Banco internacional de reconstrucción y fomento
Banco mundial
Banco Mundial - BM.
Banco Mundial Organización internacional financiera dependiente de las Naciones Unidas.
Bancu Mundial
Bangkong Pandaigdig
Bank al-Dawlī
Bank al-Dawlī lil-Inshāʾ wa-al-Taʿmīr
Bank-bed
Bank Donya
Bank Dunia
Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Bank für internationalen Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
Bank Światowy.
Bank Światowy międzynarodowa instytucja finansowa
Banka Botërore
Banko ti Lubong sanglubongan a patakder ti pinansia
Banque internationale pour la reconstruction et le développement.
Banque mondiale.
Banque mondiale organisation internationale
Bengi ya Thĩ
Benki ya Dunia
BIRD
BIRD (Banque internationale pour la reconstruction et le développement)
BIRF
BIRF (Banco internacional de reconstrucción y fomento)
BM
Bötendönya bankı
Dėlkhiĭn Bank
Dhanāgār Bibhab Lok
Diethni̲s Trapeza gia ti̲n Anasygkroti̲si̲ kai Anaptyxi̲
Dunia Wariso
Dünya Bankası
Dünya Bankı
Groupe de la Banque Mondiale Banque Internationale pour la Reconstruction et le Développement
Grup Banc Mundial
Grupa Banku Światowego. Międzynarodowy Bank Odbudowy i Rozwoju.
Guo ji fu xing kai fa yin hang
Guoji-Fuxing-Kaifa-Yinhang
I.B.R.D.
I.B.R.D. (World Bank)
IBhange woMhlaba
IBRD
IBRD (International Bank for Reconstruction and development)
IBRD (World Bank)
International bank for reconstruction and development
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Information and Public Affairs Dept
International Bank of Reconstruction and Development.
Internationale Bank fuer Wiederaufbau und Wirtschaftsfoerderung
Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung Weltbank
Internationella återuppbyggnads- och utvecklingsbanken
Internationella banken för återuppbyggnad och utveckling
Jahon banki
Kalibutanon nga Bangko
Kokusai Fukkō Kaihatsu Ginkō
Kukche Puhŭng Kaebal Ŭnhaeng
Lōka Băṅkuva
Maailmanpankki
Maailmapank
MBRR
Meždunarodnyj Bank dlja Rekonstrukcij i Razvitija
Mezhdunarodnyĭ bank dli?a︡ rekonstrukt?s︡ii i razvitii?a︡
Mezhdunarodnyĭ bank dli︠a︡ rekonstrukt︠s︡ii i razvitii︠a︡
Mezinárodní banka pro obnovu a rozvoj
Międzynarodowy Bank Rozwoju i Odbudowy
Mirovoĭ Bank
Mirovoj bank
Mirovoj bank rekonstrukcii i razvitija
Monda Banko
Msopʻlio Bankis
Munduko Bankua
Naciones Unidas Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Fomento
Naciones Unidas Banco Mundial
Nations Unies Banque Internationale pour la Reconstruction et le Développement
Nations Unies Banque Mondiale
Nazioni Unite Banca di Ricostruzione e Sviluppo
Ngân hàng thế giới
Pacha Qullqiwasi
Paris (France)
Pasaules Banka
Pasaulio Bankas
Prapañca Byāṅku
Rahvusvaheline Rekonstrueerimis- ja Arengupank.
Sè-kài Gûn-hâng
Segye Ŭnhaeng
Sekai-Ginkō
Sekai Ginko Ningen Kaihatsu Nettowaku
Shi jie yin hang
Shih chieh yin hang
Shijie-Yinhang
Starptautiskā rekonstrukcijas un attīstības banka
Sṳ-kie Ngiùn-hòng Si̍p-thòn
Světová banka
Svetovna banka
Svetska banka
Svieta Banks
Svitovyĭ Bank
Svitovyĭ bank rekonstrukt?s︡iï i rozvytku
Svitovyĭ bank rekonstrukt︠s︡iï i rozvytku
Svitovyj Bank
Svjetska banka
Thanākhān Lōk
The World Bank.
Ujedinjeni narodi. Svjetska banka
United Nations Banca di Ricostruzione e Sviluppo
United Nations Banca Internationala pentru Reconstructie si Dezvoltare
United Nations Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Fomento
United Nations Banco Mundial
United Nations Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
United Nations Banque Internationale pour la Reconstruction et le Développement
United Nations Banque Mondiale
United Nations International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
United Nations Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
United Nations Meždunarodnyj Bank dlja Rekonstrukcij i Razvitija
United Nations Världsbanken
United Nations Verdensbanken
United Nations Welt Bank
United Nations Weltbank
United Nations World Bank
Världsbanken
Verdensbanken
Verdsbanken
Vereinte Nationen Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
Vereinte Nationen Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
Világbank
Viśva Baiṅka
Vsemirnyĭ bank
Vsemirnyj bank.
Warld Bank
Washington (D.C.)
WB
Welt Bank
Weltbank
Weltbank internationale Institutionen für die wirtschaftliche Entwicklung von weniger entwickelten Mitgliedstaaten
Weltbeenk
Wêreldbank
Werreldbank
World bank
World Bank Group
World Bank Group Banca di Ricostruzione e Sviluppo
World Bank Group Banca Internationala pentru Reconstructie si Dezvoltare
World Bank Group Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Fomento
World Bank Group Banco Mundial
World Bank Group Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
World Bank Group Banque Internationale pour la Reconstruction et le Dévelppement
World Bank Group Banque Mondiale
World Bank Group International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
World Bank Group Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung
World Bank Group Meždunarodnyj Bank dlja Rekonstrukcij i Razvitija
World Bank Group Världsbanken
World Bank Group Verdensbanken
World Bank Group Weltbank
World Bank Group World Bank
Wrâldbank
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Световна банка
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Світова банка
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Сусветны банк
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