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World Development Report 1981

by World Bank

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Published by A World Bank Publication .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Business / Economics / Finance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10132717M
    ISBN 100195029976
    ISBN 109780195029970

    World Development Report The proportion of the developing world’s people living on less than $1 a day declined from 40 percent in to 21 percent in Primary school enrolment rates in low-income countries outside China and India rose from The United States and its partners continue to face a growing number of global threats and challenges. The CIA’s mission includes collecting and analyzing information about high priority national security issues such as international terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, cyber attacks, international organized crime and narcotics trafficking, regional conflicts.

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It then turns to adjustment problems of different groups of developing countries and a consideration of the prospects for human development. The report also includes the World Development Indicators, a set of 25 tables of economic and social indicators for countries.

This is the eighteenth annual edition of the World Development Report. It is a reference work for international economic data. This edition contains a special section on labour policy and market-based strategies as a means of raising the living standards of workers.

OCLC Number: Description: viii, 63 pages ; 28 cm. Series Title: World Bank staff working paper, no. Other Titles: World development report The World Development Report studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today.

Fears that robots will take away jobs from people have dominated the discussion over the future of work, but the World Development Report finds that on. World Development Report is the fourth in the World Bank's annual series assessing key de-velopment issues.

This year its major focus is the international context of development. It exam-ines both past trends and future prospects for international trade, energy and capital flows as well as their effects on developing coun-tries. This is. World development report Abstract. This is the fourth in the World Bank's annual series assessing key development issues.

Adjustment, global and national, to promote World Development Report 1981 book growth in the changing world economy is the main theme of this report. World development report (English) Abstract. This third World Development Report is published at a time of difficulty and uncertainty for the world economy, particularly for the developing coutnries.

Developing countries start the decade facing two major challenges: to continue the social and economic. Energy: A New Era Authors/Editors: World Bank World Development Report Published: January Pages: 35 - A Ten-Year Perspective Authors/Editors: World Bank World Development Report Published: January Pages: 9 - The World Development Report (WDR) is an annual report published since by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) or World WDR provides in-depth analysis of a specific aspect of economic reports have considered such topics as agriculture, youth, equity, public services delivery, the role of the state, transition economies, labour.

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World Development is a multi-disciplinary monthly journal of development studies. It seeks to explore ways of improving standards of living, and the human condition generally, by examining potential solutions to problems such as: poverty, unemployment, malnutrition, disease, lack of shelter, environmental degradation, inadequate scientific and.

The World Development Report (WDR) The Changing Nature of Work studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today. Fears that robots will take away jobs from people have dominated the discussion over the future of work, but the World Development Report finds that on balance this appears to be.

A review of the IBRD's World Development Report for (Washington: IBRD) Article (PDF Available) January with 18 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Our Common Future, Chairman's Foreword "A global agenda for change" - this was what the World Commission on Environment and Development was asked to formulate.

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GINI index (World Bank estimate) World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical. The World Development Report Jobs offers answers to these and other difficult questions by looking at jobs as drivers of development―not as derived labor demand―and by considering all types of jobs―not just formal wage employment.

The Report provides a framework that cuts across sectors and shows that the best policy responses vary 5/5(3). The report's main message is that, in the long run, the pursuit of equity and the pursuit of economic prosperity are complementary.

In addition to detailed chapters exploring these and related issues, the Report contains selected data from the 'World Development Indicators '―an appendix of economic and social data for over countries.5/5(1). In addition, the report noted that women in the Arab world were not empowered, with fewer political, social, and economic opportunities than Arab men, and fewer than women in other regions (Arab Human Development Report ).

The Arab Human Development Report displayed findings of women’s rising roles in the Arab world. While they do. Ethiopia The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender.

The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by given the risks of poor health and poor. The World Development Indicators is a compilation of relevant, high-quality, and internationally comparable statistics about global development and the fight against poverty.

The database contains 1, time series indicators for economies and more than 40 country groups, with data for many indicators going back more than 50 years.This booklet contains the overview, as well as a list of contents, from the World Development Report Digital Dividends, doi: / A PDF of the final, full-length book, once.