Research

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    Kyrgyz Republic - Biannual economic update : resilience amid turbulence - special focus : meeting the jobs challenge

    Dubashov,Bakyt, Kruse, Aurélien, Ismailakhunova,Saida  |  Oct 01, 2015
    GDP grew at a rate of 6.8 percent, year-on-year (y/y), between January and August, boosted by frontloaded gold production and a strong performance of the agricultural sector. Gold output grew by 46 percent (y/y), ...
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    Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Kyrgyz Republic

    Oct 01, 2015
    This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Kyrgyz Republic. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator ...
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    Transitioning to better jobs in the Kyrgyz Republic : a jobs diagnostic

    Sattar,Sarosh, Keller,Jennifer L., Baibagysh Uulu,Aibek  |  Sep 18, 2015
    This report takes an in-depth look at the development of jobs in the Kyrgyz Republic over the past decade to understand why the country has not realized better job outcomes. Drawing on evidence at the macro,...
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    Kyrgyz Republic - Social sectors at a glance

    Azevedo,Joao Pedro Wagner De, Calvo,Paula Andrea, Nguyen, Minh, Posadas,Josefina  |  Aug 01, 2015
    Traditional benchmarks to assess performance rely on unconditional rankings or regional averages. This paper uses a recently developed methodology based on quantile regressions and initial conditions to propose...
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    Kyrgyz Republic - Food prices and household welfare

    Bierbaum,Mira, Baibagysh Uulu,Aibek  |  May 28, 2015
    Between 2008 and 2012, increases in the Kyrgyz Republic’s national poverty rates masked divergent trends in urban and rural areas. Increases in aggregate urban poverty rates between 2008 and 2012 were driven by ...
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Climate change

Overview of Climate Change Activities

This overview summarizes climate portfolio in a number of sectors of the Kyrgyz economy.


Experts

Jean-Michel Happi

Country Manager for the Kyrgyz Republic
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Gender

Gender at a Glance

This brief is a quick reference guide on gender indicators and key outcomes for the Kyrgyz Republic alongside regional and income-level comparative benchmarks.