Photo: CIFOR | Flickr Creative Commons  Africa is a continent rich in natural resources and boasts a large young, ambitious, and entrepreneurial-minded population. Harnessed properly, these…

Fida Rana, Chidi Izuwah |

Photo: Debbie Hildreth Pisarcik | Flickr Creative Commons Several years ago, after almost two decades at various investment banks, I joined the World Bank’s Financial Solutions team. I had always…

Sebnem Erol Madan |

It’s not always easy to convince the private sector to participate in public infrastructure projects—especially in developing countries and emerging economies. Why is this a problem? Because there…

Pankaj Gupta |

This page in: Français Credit: Tracy Ben/ Shutterstock “At 14:28:04 on May 12, 2008, an 8.0 earthquake struck suddenly, shaking the earth, with mountains and rivers shifted, devastated, and parted…

Sameh Wahba, Luis Benveniste |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English يهدف البحث الذي نجريه في مركز المشاريع العالمية بجامعة ستانفورد الأمريكية إلى تحسين أسلوب استثمار رأس المال المؤسسي في مرافق البنية التحتية العامة…

Rajiv Sharma, Michael Bennon |

Photo Credit: Axel Drainville via Flickr Creative Commons Our research at the Stanford Global Projects Center aims to improve the way institutional capital is invested in critical public…

Rajiv Sharma, Michael Bennon |

Editor's Note: Welcome to the “10 Candid Career Questions” series, introducing you to the PPP professionals who do the deals, analyze the data, and strategize on the next big thing. Each of…

Aijaz Ahmad |

如果你有孩子或者孙子,你可能会想知道20年后或者30年后他们的世界会是什么样子,那会是一个更好的地方吗?气候变化会颠覆他们的生活吗?自从2012年7月我成为世界银行行长以来,关于这件事我已经想了很多。在我上任的最初几个月里,我听了关于即将发布的一份气候变化研究报告的汇报,报告的发现吓了我一大跳。我立刻知道,我作为一个以2030年消除极度贫困和促进共享繁荣为使命的发展机构的领导人,…

金墉 |