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Energy commodity prices gained more than 3% in December, led by crude oil (+4.9%), the World Bank Pink Sheet reported. However, natural gas in the U.S. and Europe declined sharply, 15% and 10%,…

John Baffes, Maria Hazel Macadangdang|

The last two decades have seen significant progress in many of the world's poorest countries. The extreme poverty rate fell from more than 50% to about 30%. Child mortality declined from…

Donna Barne|

This month marks the second anniversary since the official launch of the World Bank’s Development Data Hub. In the spirit of the holiday season, we think it’s appropriate to take a moment to…

Omar Hadi, Tim Herzog|

Energy commodity prices rebounded 5.3% in November, led by crude oil (+5.5%) the World Bank Pink Sheet reported. Natural gas in the U.S. and Europe increased 14% and 2%, respectively.

John Baffes, Maria Hazel Macadangdang|

It’s common for data catalogs to include some or all of the datasets that originate in other data catalogs. For example, the World Bank’s Development Data Hub...

Alp Arslan Aziz|