Robots may not be taking all our jobs, but they are changing profoundly the way we work. Take the European Union (EU), where jobs are increasingly about “non-routine cognitive” and “interpersonal...

Christian Bodewig |

As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, the number of megacities is growing rapidly. Today there are 37 cities worldwide with populations of greater than 10 million, and 84 with populations...

Philip E. Karp, Peter Ellis, Barjor Mehta |

[[tweetable]]How fast is your city growing? The answer may depend on where you live.[[/tweetable]] There are the booming megacities such as Tokyo, Mumbai, and Nairobi. Then there are cities that...

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Paula Restrepo Cadavid |

Turkey is a transcontinental country, with territory contiguously spanning two continents. It is bordered by eight countries and is circled by sea on three sides. The international airport in...

Prof. Dr. Recep Akdağ |

Editor's Note: Join us April 22nd at 10AM ET for the 2017 Global Infrastructure Forum when the Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs), the United Nations, the G-20, and development partners...

Matthew Jordan-Tank, Vamsee Kanchi |

Kazakhstan. Photo: Kubat Sydykov / World Bank How large is the share of public procurement to GDP in middle-income and low-income countries and how it is evolving? If sizable, can public...

Simeon Djankov, Federica Saliola, Asif Islam |

A menudo él usaba un palo o un alambre de hierro para golpearla. El cuerpo de la mujer estaba cubierto de moretones, algunas veces de todos los tipos de colores. El esposo de Hamada, (i) frustrado...

Bassam Sebti |

En général, c’est avec un bâton ou du fil de fer qu’il la battait. Son corps était couvert de marques de toutes les couleurs : rongé par la disparition de son fils et la perte de son travail à...

Bassam Sebti |

يمتلئ جسد حمادة بالكدمات التي تأخذ ألوانا مختلفة نتيجة تعرضها للضرب على يد زوجها المحبط لفقدانه ابنه وعمله في سوريا والذي يوجه غضبه واكتئابه تجاه أم أولاده. إنها حقيقة: الحرب شكل من أشكال كثيرة...

بسام سبتي |

He often used a stick or an iron wire to beat her. Her body was covered in bruises, sometimes in all kinds of colors. Hamada's husband, frustrated with losing his son and his job in warring...

Bassam Sebti |