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2018 Information and communications for development : data-driven dvelopment
2018 Information and communications for development : data-driven dvelopment
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2019]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (208 pages)
Disciplina 303.4833091724
Soggetto topico Information technology - Economic aspects - Developing countries
Communication - Developing countries
Information services - Developing countries
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1355-8
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910511707903321
Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2019]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
2018 Information and communications for development : data-driven dvelopment
2018 Information and communications for development : data-driven dvelopment
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2019]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (208 pages)
Disciplina 303.4833091724
Soggetto topico Information technology - Economic aspects - Developing countries
Communication - Developing countries
Information services - Developing countries
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1355-8
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910537497603321
Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2019]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
Accounting for mismatch in low- and middle-income countries : measurement, magnitudes, and explanations / / Michael J. Handel, Alexandria Valerio, and Maria Laura Sanchez Puerta
Accounting for mismatch in low- and middle-income countries : measurement, magnitudes, and explanations / / Michael J. Handel, Alexandria Valerio, and Maria Laura Sanchez Puerta
Autore Handel Michael J.
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (163 p.)
Disciplina 650.1
Altri autori (Persone) ValerioAlexandria
Collana Directions in Development - Human Development
Soggetto topico Vocational qualifications - Developing countries
Skilled labor - Developing countries
Job analysis
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-0909-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Front Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Executive Summary; Abbreviations; Introduction; References; Chapter 1 Defining and Measuring Skills and Mismatch; Defining Skills; Defining Mismatch; Notes; References; Chapter 2 Conceptual Framework; Explaining Mismatch: Standard Variables; Using Skill Measures to Investigate Unobserved Heterogeneity; Role of Structural Economic Conditions and Informality; Notes; References; Chapter 3 About STEP; Introduction; Notes; References; Chapter 4 Findings: Country Context; National Income and Employment Rates
Educational Attainment, Achievement Levels, and Fields of StudySelection into Employment by Education and Achievement Level; Quality of Employment; The Task Content of Jobs; Implications for Analyses; Notes; Chapter 5 Patterns of Educational Mismatch: Findings; Introduction; Aggregate Distributions: Workers' Education and Job Education Requirements; Aggregate Imbalances and Individual-Level Mismatch; Joint Distributions of Personal and Job-Required Education; Summary of Descriptive Mismatch Results; Note; Chapter 6 Explaining Education Mismatch; Introduction
Record Nr. UNINA-9910466164003321
Handel Michael J.  
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2016
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
Accounting for mismatch in low- and middle-income countries : measurement, magnitudes, and explanations / / Michael J. Handel, Alexandria Valerio, and Maria Laura Sanchez Puerta
Accounting for mismatch in low- and middle-income countries : measurement, magnitudes, and explanations / / Michael J. Handel, Alexandria Valerio, and Maria Laura Sanchez Puerta
Autore Handel Michael J.
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (163 p.)
Disciplina 650.1
Altri autori (Persone) ValerioAlexandria
Collana Directions in Development - Human Development
Soggetto topico Vocational qualifications - Developing countries
Skilled labor - Developing countries
Job analysis
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-0909-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Front Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Executive Summary; Abbreviations; Introduction; References; Chapter 1 Defining and Measuring Skills and Mismatch; Defining Skills; Defining Mismatch; Notes; References; Chapter 2 Conceptual Framework; Explaining Mismatch: Standard Variables; Using Skill Measures to Investigate Unobserved Heterogeneity; Role of Structural Economic Conditions and Informality; Notes; References; Chapter 3 About STEP; Introduction; Notes; References; Chapter 4 Findings: Country Context; National Income and Employment Rates
Educational Attainment, Achievement Levels, and Fields of StudySelection into Employment by Education and Achievement Level; Quality of Employment; The Task Content of Jobs; Implications for Analyses; Notes; Chapter 5 Patterns of Educational Mismatch: Findings; Introduction; Aggregate Distributions: Workers' Education and Job Education Requirements; Aggregate Imbalances and Individual-Level Mismatch; Joint Distributions of Personal and Job-Required Education; Summary of Descriptive Mismatch Results; Note; Chapter 6 Explaining Education Mismatch; Introduction
Record Nr. UNINA-9910531364703321
Handel Michael J.  
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2016
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
Addressing inequality in South Asia / / Martín Rama [and three others]
Addressing inequality in South Asia / / Martín Rama [and three others]
Autore Rama Martín <1956->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (197 p.)
Disciplina 339.4/60954
Collana South Asia Development Matters
Soggetto topico Poverty - South Asia
Equality - South Asia
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-0023-5
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Overview; Figures; 1 Based on standard monetary indicators, South Asia has moderate levels of inequality; Why inequality matters; 2 Billionaire wealth in India is exceptionally large; 3 The health outcomes of the poor are among the worst worldwide; 4 Returns to education create incentives to study; 5 Greater inequality reduces the quality of public services when the rich can opt out; The extent of inequality; 6 Poverty is higher in Indian districts suffering from Naxalite violence; 7 The least wealthy are alarmingly vulnerable
8 Inequality in health outcomes is wide9 Schooling among young adults is highly unequal in some countries in South Asia; Drivers of inequality; 10 Richer countries tend to be more unequal in both South Asia and East Asia; 11 Monetary inequality is increasing across most of South Asia; 12 South Asians do not see an environment conducive to lower inequality; 13 Multiple factors affect household outcomes relative to others in society; Limited opportunity; 14 Opportunities in education are better than in health or sanitation, as measured by the HOI
15 Better opportunity is driven by greater coverage16 Parent's education and location are critically important circumstances; Substantial mobility; 17 Considerable occupational mobility exists across generations in India; 18 Occupational mobility is higher for younger generations; 19 Upward mobility in South Asian countries is similar to that in the United States and Vietnam; 20 Upward mobility is much stronger in cities than in rural areas; Tables; 1 Changes in employment status reveal substantial mobility among migrant men in India; 2 Rural jobs allow people to escape poverty
urban jobs are a ticket to the middle classInadequate support; 21 The composition of urban employment varies with city size and governance in India; 22 In Pakistan, poorer and richer households cope with shocks in different ways; 23 Social assistance is less adequate than social insurance but has greater coverage; Maps; 1 Government revenue in South Asia is low compared with the rest of the world; References; 24 Electricity subsidies favor the better-off; 25 Development spending per person is lower in poorer states and districts; 1. Why Inequality Matters; Inequality of what?
Opportunities versus outcomesBoxes; 1.1 Discrimination by teachers pushes children out of school; Monetary measures of inequality; Multidimensional indicators of inequality; 1.2 Standard statistical measures of monetary inequality; 1.1 Estimates of expenditures differ between household surveys and national accounts; 1.3 Some monetary indicators may underestimate the true extent of inequality; Subjective well-being; 1.2 Monetary and nonmonetary indicators can lead to opposite conclusions; 1.4 Bhutan uses a happiness index to measure well-being; The costs (and benefits) of inequality
Intrinsic value
Record Nr. UNINA-9910529944603321
Rama Martín <1956->  
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2015
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
Addressing inequality in South Asia / / Martín Rama [and three others]
Addressing inequality in South Asia / / Martín Rama [and three others]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (197 p.)
Disciplina 339.4/60954
Collana South Asia Development Matters
Soggetto topico Poverty - South Asia
Equality - South Asia
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-0023-5
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Overview; Figures; 1 Based on standard monetary indicators, South Asia has moderate levels of inequality; Why inequality matters; 2 Billionaire wealth in India is exceptionally large; 3 The health outcomes of the poor are among the worst worldwide; 4 Returns to education create incentives to study; 5 Greater inequality reduces the quality of public services when the rich can opt out; The extent of inequality; 6 Poverty is higher in Indian districts suffering from Naxalite violence; 7 The least wealthy are alarmingly vulnerable
8 Inequality in health outcomes is wide9 Schooling among young adults is highly unequal in some countries in South Asia; Drivers of inequality; 10 Richer countries tend to be more unequal in both South Asia and East Asia; 11 Monetary inequality is increasing across most of South Asia; 12 South Asians do not see an environment conducive to lower inequality; 13 Multiple factors affect household outcomes relative to others in society; Limited opportunity; 14 Opportunities in education are better than in health or sanitation, as measured by the HOI
15 Better opportunity is driven by greater coverage16 Parent's education and location are critically important circumstances; Substantial mobility; 17 Considerable occupational mobility exists across generations in India; 18 Occupational mobility is higher for younger generations; 19 Upward mobility in South Asian countries is similar to that in the United States and Vietnam; 20 Upward mobility is much stronger in cities than in rural areas; Tables; 1 Changes in employment status reveal substantial mobility among migrant men in India; 2 Rural jobs allow people to escape poverty
urban jobs are a ticket to the middle classInadequate support; 21 The composition of urban employment varies with city size and governance in India; 22 In Pakistan, poorer and richer households cope with shocks in different ways; 23 Social assistance is less adequate than social insurance but has greater coverage; Maps; 1 Government revenue in South Asia is low compared with the rest of the world; References; 24 Electricity subsidies favor the better-off; 25 Development spending per person is lower in poorer states and districts; 1. Why Inequality Matters; Inequality of what?
Opportunities versus outcomesBoxes; 1.1 Discrimination by teachers pushes children out of school; Monetary measures of inequality; Multidimensional indicators of inequality; 1.2 Standard statistical measures of monetary inequality; 1.1 Estimates of expenditures differ between household surveys and national accounts; 1.3 Some monetary indicators may underestimate the true extent of inequality; Subjective well-being; 1.2 Monetary and nonmonetary indicators can lead to opposite conclusions; 1.4 Bhutan uses a happiness index to measure well-being; The costs (and benefits) of inequality
Intrinsic value
Record Nr. UNINA-9910460086303321
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , 2015
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
The African Continental Free Trade Area : economic and distributional effects
The African Continental Free Trade Area : economic and distributional effects
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , [2020]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (xx, 138 pages)
Disciplina 382.096
Soggetto topico Free trade - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1560-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910494600803321
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , [2020]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
The African Continental Free Trade Area : economic and distributional effects
The African Continental Free Trade Area : economic and distributional effects
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , [2020]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (xx, 138 pages)
Disciplina 382.096
Soggetto topico Free trade - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1560-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910537885303321
Washington, District of Columbia : , : World Bank Group, , [2020]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy / / Angus Deaton
The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy / / Angus Deaton
Autore Deaton Angus
Edizione [Reissue edition with a new preface.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2018]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (496 pages)
Disciplina 001.433
Soggetto topico Household surveys - Developing countries - Methodology
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1352-3
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910511804703321
Deaton Angus  
Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2018]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui
The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy / / Angus Deaton
The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy / / Angus Deaton
Autore Deaton Angus
Edizione [Reissue edition with a new preface.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2018]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (496 pages)
Disciplina 001.433
Soggetto topico Household surveys - Developing countries - Methodology
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4648-1352-3
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910541750903321
Deaton Angus  
Washington, DC : , : World Bank Group, , [2018]
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui