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 |

Malaysia’s experience in addressing access to finance for SMEs has been successful, serving as a learning point for countries like Tanzania. Photo: Samuel Goh/World Bank Tanzania is set towards…

Djauhari Sitorus |

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 |

Cette page en: English Pour que les réfugiés puissent devenir autonomes, reconstruire leur vie et mener une existence digne, il est indispensable qu’ils puissent travailler et s’insérer sur le…

Kirsten Schuettler |

Comment se sent-on quand on met sur pied et gère un incubateur en tant que femme ? La réponse, comme partout ailleurs dans le monde pour les femmes qui sont dans le monde du travail, est que c…

Alexandre Laure, Niamh O'Sullivan |

New technologies offer an opportunity to strengthen economic measurement. Evening luminosity observed from satellites has been shown to be a good proxy for economic activity. Economic growth is a…

Martin Rama, Robert C M Beyer |

Around the world, development financial institutions help to promote economic growth, support social development and alleviate poverty. Photo: bigstock/Elena Larina Are national development…

José de Luna-Martínez |

Photo: bigstock/ f9photos Income growth is not the sole aim of economic development. An equally important, albeit harder to quantify objective is a sense of progress for the entire community, and …

Victoria Kwakwa |

Dans un monde de plus en plus interconnecté, la fiscalité internationale n’est plus seulement le domaine spécifique des juristes spécialisés, mais un champ qui intéresse l’ensemble des acteurs du…

Jan Loeprick, Sebastian Beer, Felipe Pinto Vallada, Oleksii Balabushko |