Across European countries, women continue to earn less than men. Looking at data for full-time working women across 30 countries.

Global Economy to Edge Up to 3.1% in 2018

“The broad-based recovery in global growth is encouraging, but this is no time for complacency,” WBG President Jim Yong Kim said.

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Year in Review

The global economy improved but there were plenty of unsettling and upsetting events. Here’s what 2017 looked like in 12 charts.

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Economic Prospects Jan 10, 2018

Broad-Based Upturn, but for How Long?

Outlook Oct 28, 2017

Commodity Markets Outlook

IDA18: A World of Possibility

IDA18 presents a bold paradigm shift in how it mobilizes finance to support a significant policy package to help IDA clients achieve their development goals. The Eighteenth Replenishment of IDA (IDA18) is the largest replenishment in IDA’s 56-year history and heralds a significant step change in its policy and financing framework.


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