Announcing a special issue of the Journal of Banking and Finance: The Way Forward for Banks during the Covid-19 Crisis and Beyond: Government and Central Bank Responses, Threats to the Global…

Allen N. Berger, Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Fariborz Moshirian, Anthony Saunders |

While thinking about COVID-19 recovery, sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) can help us reach a more sustainable and equitable future if combined with the ethos of environment, social and governance (…

Kesavan Srinivasan, Srinivas Gurazada |

The global response to the COVID-19 outbreak mirrors the approach that IFC is using to tackle the climate crisis: that investors, businesses and financial institutions must lead the way to a new,…

Alzbeta Klein |

this post discusses a review of the evidence on women's group interventions in developing countries

Markus Goldstein |

In the near future, policy leaders will have to choose whether to continue on the old path or to put their bets on sustainable investment, placing clean growth at the center of their recovery…

Miria Pigato |

Recommendations to guide bank supervisors in their response to the pandemic.

Tobias Adrian, Ceyla Pazarbasioglu |

Improving revenue administration could play in strengthening domestic resource mobilization while supporting sustainable forest management.

Amanda Robbins, Emily Kallaur |

We know that healthy cooperation with the private sector will be more important than ever as countries exit the COVID-19 crisis even more fiscally constrained. Our role is very clear: we’re here…

Imad N. Fakhoury |

According to a Pan American Health Organization assessment, nearly seven out of 10 hospitals in Latin America and the Caribbean are in areas vulnerable to natural hazards.

Mirtha Escobar, Joaquin Toro, Jack Campbell |