Vivimos en un mundo interconectado que se basa en datos. Los inversores, al igual que muchos otros profesionales, dependen cada vez más de los datos para tomar decisiones fundamentadas acerca de…

Joaquim Levy |

People who look at the Doing Business report’s Trading Across Borders indicator and the Logistics Performance Index (LPI) often wonder why one country can perform well on one of the rankings but…

Valentina Saltane, Dorina Georgieva |

Kazakhstan. Photo: Kubat Sydykov / World Bank How large is the share of public procurement to GDP in middle-income and low-income countries and how it is evolving? If sizable, can public…

Simeon Djankov, Federica Saliola, Asif Islam |

My visit to Lao PDR this week has convinced me that this nation is moving toward the right path to sustained economic growth, which could lead to less poverty and better lives for all of its…

Victoria Kwakwa |

In the past decade, the Islamic finance industry has grown at double digits despite the weak global economic environment. By 2020, the Islamic finance industry is projected to reach $3 trillion in…

José de Luna-Martínez, Sergio Campillo Diaz |

Will cash and checks still exist 15 or 20 years from now given the increasing digitization of money? Is the smartphone our new bank? Will many people working in the financial sector industry lose…

José de Luna-Martínez, Wei Zhang |

College students in Vietnam. © World Bank As in much of the rest of the developing world, developing countries in East Asia and the Pacific (EAP) have made progress in closing many gender…

Sudhir Shetty |

Los sistemas de alto desempeño establecen estándares rigurosos para quienes desean llegar a ser profesores a fin de asegurar que solo los individuos más capacitados ingresen en las aulas. Los…

Betsy Brown Ruzzi |

Les systèmes éducatifs très performants s’appuient sur des critères rigoureux pour recruter leurs professeurs afin de s’assurer que seuls les plus qualifiés pénètrent dans une salle de classe. Les…

Betsy Brown Ruzzi |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English | Français | Español الأنظمة ذات الأداء الرفيع تضع معايير قوية لتكوين المدرس كي تضمن ألا يدخل الفصل إلا من أهم أكثر كفاءة يعد الارتقاء بمستوى المدرسين…

Betsy Brown Ruzzi |