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    • BRIEF
      Jan 01, 2015
      Between 2007 and 2012, Iraq's GDP grew at a cumulative rate of over 40 percent, and averaged an annual rate of 7 percent between 2008 and 2012. Yet, per capita consumption, the basis for measuring poverty, grew...
    • BRIEF
      Jan 01, 2015
      Iraq has been a nexus of conflict and fragility since the early 1980's, and has experienced multiple types of conflict: insurgency, international war, sectarian strife, persistent terrorism, regional ...
    • BRIEF
      Jan 01, 2015
      A significant share of Iraq's population consumes at levels close to the poverty line and remains vulnerable to falling into poverty. In other words, a small increase or decrease in incomes and consumption can ...
    • IMPLEMENTATION COMPLETION AND RESULTS REPORT
      Dec 16, 2014
      The Third Emergency Education Project for Iraq received a moderately satisfactory outcome rating with a high risk to development outcome. Both the Bank and Borrower received moderately unsatisfactory performance ...
    • POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER
      Ianchovichina, Elena, Ivanic, MarosDec 01, 2014
      This paper uses a global computable general-equilibrium framework with new detail on six Levant countries -- the Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, the Syrian Arab Republic, and Turkey -- to quantify ...