In the Africa Chief Economist’s Office, we seek to generate knowledge on key development issues around the continent. We also host the Gender Innovation Lab, which – as the name suggests –…

David Evans |

Photo: Rogers Kayihura/World Bank At a press conference in Kigali, I took a question: is the country’s Vision 2050 is achievable?   We had just launched a new study, The Future Drivers of Growth…

Kristalina Georgieva |

Photo: Rogers Kayihura/Banque mondiale Lors d’une conférence de presse à Kigali, j’ai répondu à la question suivante : la « Vision 2050 » du Rwanda est-elle réalisable ?   Nous venions de…

Kristalina Georgieva |

Every day,  more than 44, 000 people are forced to flee their homes because of conflict and persecution. [[tweetable]]Forced displacement increases the risks of gender-based violence (GBV),…

Diana J. Arango, Elizabeth Dartnall |

This is the ninth in this year's series of posts by PhD students on the job market. In low-income countries, small firms account for the majority of taxpayers (World Bank 2011). Yet we know…

Development Impact Guest Blogger |

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机器学习算法能够很好地回答“是”或“不是”类问题。举例说,它们能够扫描庞大的数据集,而且能够准确地把以下问题的答案告知我们:这笔信用卡交易有欺诈嫌疑吗?这张图片中有只猫吗?

它们不仅能够应对简单问题,还能够应对微妙、复杂的问题。

当前,机器学习算法能够比受训过的人眼更可靠地探测出100多种癌症肿瘤。鉴于这一惊人的准确性,…

Sarah Elizabeth Antos, Luis Triveno |

Labores de limpieza en el río Matanza-Riachuelo, en la provincia de Buenos Aires, uno de los más contaminados de América Latina/Banco Mundial Disponible en inglés Cuando hablamos de inundaciones,…

Victor Vazquez Alvarez, Alexander Serrano |

Also available in: Español | Français  | 中文  Machine learning algorithms are excellent at answering “yes” or “no” questions. For example, they can scan huge datasets and correctly tell us: Does…

Sarah Elizabeth Antos, Luis Triveno |

خوارزميات التعلُّم الآلي ممتازة في الإجابة عن الأسئلة ب"نعم" أو "لا". على سبيل المثال، تستطيع إجراء مسح لمجموعات بيانات ضخمة، وتبلغنا على وجه الدقة: هل تبدو هذه المعاملة ببطاقة…

Sarah Elizabeth Antos, Luis Triveno |