Photo: World Bank Editor’s note: This is the first installment of a two-part series. You can read part-two here. The findings, interpretations, and conclusions expressed herein are those of the…

Adrian Di Giovanni |

Childhood stunting is one of the most significant impediments to human development and economic growth, affecting approximately 155 million children under the age of five globally, with long-term…

Craig Kullmann, Luis Andres |

Available in Chinese Graphic: Nicholas Nam/World Bank The idea that economic growth needs good governance and good governance needs economic growth takes us to a perennial chicken-and-egg debate:…

Yuen Ang |

This blog is co-authored with Lawrence Haddad,  Executive Director, The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)Other co-authors: Beatrice Montesi, GAIN  Martin P. Gambrill, The World Bank …

Claire Chase |

This blog is part of a series accompanying the Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2017. In response to frequent questions from those trying to gain familiarity with the monitoring method…

Libbet Loughnan, Luis Andres, Shiqing Li |

As a political scientist specializing in the comparative politics of development, including particular attention to issues of governance and democracy, I have followed this year’s World…

Rachel M. Gisselquist |

什么能使政府政策在现实生活中造福民众?《2017年世界发展报告》给出的答案是“更好的治理”,即政府与民众协力设计和实施政策的方式。 这份报告详尽探讨了一个复杂的话题,我不可能通过一篇短文来说明,这样做也不公平,所以建议各位在此下载报告及概要。 但我想举出阅读中给我印象最深的一些图表和观点。我们来看看下面这些图表和观点,告诉我们你们的看法。 18世纪末以来宪法纷纷问世…

Tariq Khokhar |

We’ve all had those hallway conversations or coffee meetings or been privy to overhearing those chats… the ones where we have quick exchanges on why so many ‘best practice’ polices – such as those…

WDR Team |

[[tweetable]]Comment garantir la réussite des politiques publiques au profit des citoyens ?[[/tweetable]] En améliorant la gouvernance, avance la dernière édition du Rapport sur le développement…

Tariq Khokhar |

[[tweetable]]¿Qué determina que las políticas públicas sean eficaces y beneficien a los ciudadanos?[[/tweetable]] De acuerdo al Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial 2017 la respuesta a esta…

Tariq Khokhar |