World Bank Research Digest, Vol. 3(1)

Title: World Bank Research Digest, Vol. 3(1)
Contributors: World Bank
Publisher Information: Washington, DC, 2014.
Publication Year: 2014
Subject Terms: LAND TRANSPORT, INCOME INEQUALITY, ACTUAL BENEFITS, POVERTY RATES, SAVINGS, AIR, PROFITABILITY, SALARY, WORLD TRADE, VALUABLE, MARKET INTERMEDIARIES, PRODUCTIVITY, INHERITANCE, WORK EXPERIENCE, CARRIERS, TAX, MICROENTERPRISES, ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES, MICROFINANCE, SOURCES OF INCOME, PUBLIC FINANCE, EXPOSURE, DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, ACCOUNTING, SOCIAL PROTECTION, DIVORCE, CONSUMER DURABLES, SALES, RETURN, TRANSPORT, COST OF LIVING, INTERNATIONAL TRADE, INVESTMENT REGULATION, OIL PRICE, MARKET ACCESS, YOUNG ADULTS, SAFETY, HOUSEHOLD OWNERSHIP, CONTRIBUTION, MATRIX ANALYSIS, DEPOSIT INSURANCE SCHEMES, POVERTY ALLEVIATION, DEPOSIT, EQUIPMENT, LEVY, POVERTY RATE, MOBILITY, TRANSPORT COSTS, PURCHASING POWER, COMPETITION POLICY, CONSUMERS, TRANSPORT POLICY, RISK TAKING, POWER PARITIES, TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE, DEVELOPING MARKETS, CONSUMER, LIBERALIZATION, INDUSTRIAL COUNTRY, AGRICULTURAL SHOCKS, WAGES, RAIL, DEPOSIT INSURANCE, FOREIGN MARKETS, FINANCIAL MARKETS, MORAL HAZARD, ECONOMIC ACTIVITY, INCOME, FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT, POLICY RESPONSES, TRADING, INDUSTRIAL COUNTRIES, YOUNG ADULT, TRANSITION ECONOMIES, EMPLOYMENT, NEW MARKET, PHYSICAL ASSETS, BEST PRACTICE, HOUSING, MODE OF TRANSPORT, SURCHARGES, INSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENT, ACCOUNTING STANDARDS, TRAFFIC, EMERGING MARKETS, BUSINESS PROFITABILITY, MIGRATION, LABOR FORCE, DEED, DURABLES, MARITIME TRANSPORT, DECENTRALIZATION, IMPORT TARIFFS, LAWS, RESEARCH ASSISTANCE, OIL PRICES, COLLATERAL, PORT AUTHORITY STAFF, RETURNS, FOOD PRICES, FINANCIAL SAFETY NETS, ACCESS TO CREDIT, FINANCIAL SYSTEMS, DIVERSIFICATION, ASSET ACCUMULATION, HOMEOWNERSHIP, MAJOR ASSET, MARKET INTEREST RATES, INVESTMENT CLIMATE, ECONOMIC REALITIES, BANKING REFORM, SAFETY NETS, INCOME GROWTH, EXPORTERS, VEHICLES, COMMODITY, PUBLIC WORKS, FACTORING, FOOD PRICE, CAPITAL INVESTMENTS, COMMODITY PRICES, CONGESTION, DEPOSITORS, ROUTES, CAPITAL STOCK, FREIGHT, PORT AUTHORITIES, LIQUIDATIONS, BEST PRACTICES, PORT AUTHORITY, YOUNG WOMEN, TRADING COSTS, PRIVATE INVESTMENT, MARKET INTEREST, MORTGAGE, SECURITY RISKS, INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL, PROBABILITY, VALUE OF ASSETS, CHILD LABOR, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INTERNATIONAL PRICES, MARKET DISCIPLINE, FOREIGN TRADE, ROAD, JOB CREATION, LABOR MARKET
More Info: In this issue: food price crisis in Africa; focus: the Doha development agenda; when is deposit insurance a good idea? Returns to capital in micro-enterprises; new global poverty estimates; ports and maritime transport in West and Central Africa; the consequences of child labor; and gender and asset ownership.
Document Type: Article
Language: English
Accession Number: edsagr.US2015600649
Database: AGRIS