Transforming African Development: Partnerships and Risk Mitigation to Mobilize Private Investment on a New Scale
Aug 24, 2016 | Other Publication | IFC | IFC
The role of the private sector is particularly significant in Africa—the focus of this report. Africa’s population is expected to…
May 31, 2016 | Other Publication | G. Suedekum | UPU, ILO
This study by the Universal Postal Union (UPU) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) delves into the transformative…
Nov 21, 2014 | MFW4A Publication | MFW4A, GIZ, BMZ | MFW4A, GIZ, BMZ
This synthesis report presents a set of five country case studies (Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Morocco, and Zambia), commissioned…
Foreign Bank Subsidiaries’ Default Risk During the Global Crisis: What Factors Help Insulate Affiliates from Their Parents?
Oct 01, 2014 | Other Publication | D. Anginer, E. Cerutti, M.S Martinez Peria | The World Bank
This paper examines the association between the default risk of foreign bank subsidiaries and their parents during the global…
Islamic Finance and Financial Inclusion: Measuring Use of and Demand for Formal Financial Services among Muslim Adults
Oct 31, 2013 | Other Publication | A. Demirguc-Kunt, L. Klapper, D. Randall | The World Bank
This paper uses novel data to explore the use of and demand for formal financial services among self-identified Muslim adults.