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Energy prices plunged further in April, down 30 percent from March, led by a 35% decline in crude oil , the World Bank’s Pink Sheet reported. Non-energy prices fell nearly 3% with most sub-groups…

John Baffes, Maria Hazel Macadangdang|

As of April 23rd 2020, there were over 2.65 million confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) globally, with the United States, Spain, and Italy having the highest numbers. This number is most…

Vinny Ricciardi, Paolo Verme, Umar Serajuddin|

The coronavirus pandemic is creating immense human, social and economic costs for every country worldwide. The World Bank Group and other international organizations are responding with rapid and…

Haishan Fu, Tim Herzog, Umar Serajuddin|

With the increasing demand for accurate and transparent debt data, understanding what data is available and how to access it has never been more important. That is why we’re sharing Part 2 of our…

Parul Agarwal|

When the Earth formed about 4.5 billion years ago, the early years were pretty chaotic. Eventually, oceans formed, and simple organisms began to evolve, followed by more complex plants, animals…

Carlos Rodríguez Castelán, Kristen Himelein, Andrew Dabalen|