Bold reforms to Ukraine’s education system can play a key role in boosting economic growth and bringing about greater prosperity for citizens.
This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's public officials and explores a range of approaches to…
It is undeniable that progress has been made in reducing extreme poverty over the last quarter century—from 36 percent of the world population in 1990 to an estimated 8.6 percent in 2018—and that…
Even in the most challenging places, investment and growth are possible. And of all the places most in need of development, the Sahel must sit near the top of the list.
World Bank president argues that new leadership must revamp agriculture and finance.
Here are 7 things you need to know about taxing sugar-sweetened beverages.
In the past five years alone, public debt in the poorest countries has increased from 36% of GDP to 51% of GDP.