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Economic analysis of World Bank education projects and project outcomes

Economic analysis of World Bank education projects and project outcomes

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Published by World Bank, Human Development Network, Education Team, and East Asia and Pacific Region, Human Development Sector Unit in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World Bank.,
  • Vocational education -- Finance -- Evaluation.

  • About the Edition

    Outcomes on World Bank education projects are better when the quality of project appraisal is good.

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    Also available in print.

    StatementAyesha Vawda ... [et al.].
    SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2564, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2564.
    ContributionsVawda, Ayesha., World Bank. Human Development Network. Education Team., World Bank. East Asia and Pacific Regional Office. Human Development Sector Unit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3669235M
    LC Control Number2002616060

    With a focus on delivering projects that create positive economic and developmental impact, ADB issued the Guidelines for the Economic Analysis of Projects in to strengthen project quality ‘at entry’. This helps ensure efficient use of development funds, public resources and increases aid effectiveness. The series of economic analysis. The Doing Business project lags relative to the overall data practices of the World Bank; its sloppiness in not properly documenting changes reflects badly on other valuable data and indices produced by the Bank. It is impossible to measure “successful” outcomes if values are .


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The economic analysis can be used to select among alternative projects or to redesign project components so that they yield more and produce better outcomes. Good practice education projects require good economic analysis--analysis of demand, of the counterfactual private sector supply, of the project's fiscal impact, of lending fungibility.

The economic analysis can be used to select among alternative projects or to redesign project components so that they yield more and produce better outcomes. Good practice education projects require good economic analysis—analysis of demand, of the counterfactual private sector supply, of the project’s fiscal impact, of lending’s.

World Bank thinking about the economic analysis of education projects traces back to the seminal work of Theodore W. Schultz who first re-discovered the concept of human capital theory in his presidential address to the American Economic Association in December He subsequently expanded his concepts in a special issue of Journal of Political Economyin   World Bank thinking about the economic analysis of education projects traces back to the seminal work of Theodore W.

Schultz who first re-discovered the concept of human capital theory in his presidential address to the American Economic Association in December (Schultz, ).Cited by: This paper tests the hypothesis that World Bank education projects have a higher likelihood of being successful if at the time of appraisal, they underwent good quality economic analysis.

Analysis shows a strong relationship between the quality of cost-benefit analysis and cost-effectiveness analysis and the quality of project by: Economic analysis of projects is a tool for weeding out potentially poor investments and selecting potentially worthwhile ones.

The economic analysis can be used to select among alternative projects or to redesign project components so that they yield more and produce better by:   Abstract. Outcomes on World Bank education projects are better when the quality of project appraisal is good. Research reported in this paper tests the hypothesis that Bank education projects for which the project appraisal documents are judged "good" have a higher probability of leading to successful outcomes than projects for which the appraisals are judged "poor."Cited by: 1 Research supported by the Res earch Advisory Group, World Bank, un der the project “Economic Analysis in Education Projects” (RSP ) and the Economics of Educati on Thematic Group.

The economics of project analysis: a practitioner's guide (English) Abstract. This guide provides a brief outline of the neoclassical theory of the public sector to put into context the reason for deriving shadow prices and to help the reader understand what it is that a government should be trying to.

First, the bank needs to revisit its policy for cost-benefit analysis in a way that recognizes the legitimate difficulties in quantifying benefits while preserving a high degree of rigor in justifying projects. Second, the bank needs to ensure that cost-benefit analysis is done with quality, rigor, and objectivity: poor data and analysis.

Economic analysis of World Bank education projects and project outcomes. Washington, DC: World Bank, Human Development Network, Education Team, and East Asia and Pacific Region, Human Development Sector Unit, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource.

Downloadable. Research reported in this paper tests the hypothesis that Bank education projects for which the project appraisal documents are judged"good"have a higher probability of leading to successful outcomes than projects for which the appraisals are judged"poor."The research draws on project document evaluations carried out between and Research reported in this paper tests the hypothesis that World Bank education projects for which the project appraisal documents are judged "good" have a higher probability of leading to successful outcomes than projects for which the appraisals are judged "poor." The research draws on project document evaluations carried out in and Cited by: The World Bank is a leading global investor in education and is linked through extensive networks to other worldwide organizations.

Comparative education professor Steven Klees asserts that “the World Bank is the architect of what has become a truly global education policy.” 1 The Bank describes the extent of its activities as follows: “The World Bank is one of the largest external.

Economic analysis of World Bank education projects and. The issue of the discount rate for project economic analysis is also taken up. Finally, this guide presents many concrete examples of economic valuation problems faced by World Bank analysis in recent years.

The examples cover a wide range of countries and valuation issues. A general approach to economic analysis of projects is presented, including the basic notions of cost-benefit analysis in the context of project analysis. A systematic and consistent estimation and application of shadow prices is needed, and suggestions are made for incorporating distributional effects, as well as the customary efficiency.

Asian Development Bank. Guidelines for the economic analysis of projects. Mandaluyong City, Philippines: Asian Development Bank, 1. Economic analysis of projects. Cost-benefit analysis. Asian Development Bank. The views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the.

The chapters in this volume were originally papers for an Economic Development Institute (EDI) Economic Analysis of Projects curriculum development workshop. The workshops' objectives were to reexamine curriculum content and review teaching courses. This book presents a simplified approach to project evaluation adopted by the Bank.

Economic analysis for health projects (English) Abstract. This paper applies to the health sector a method of project analysis advocated recently by Devarajan, Squire, and Suthiwart-Narueput. A health project evaluation should establish a firm justification for.

Identified projects can range across the economic and social spectrum from infrastructure, to education, to health, to government financial management. The World Bank and the government agree on an initial project concept and its beneficiaries, and the Bank's project team outlines the basic elements in a Project Concept Note.

This document. Downloadable (with restrictions). This paper assesses the impact of World Bank project preparation on project outcomes via a two-step estimation procedure. Using a stochastic frontier model, I generate a measure of World Bank project preparation duration based only on variation in political economy factors that are exogenous to latent project quality.

The examples used to illustrate the principles are drawn from actual projects of the World Bank and other institutions. "Economic Analysis of Investment Operations is the kind of book that should be read by the technicians who do the nitty-gritty work of real-world project analysis.

But it is also the kind of book that should be read by the. To help address the challenge, the World Bank is working on 80 COVID-related projects – from early childhood education to higher education – in 54 countries that amount to US$ billion.

This includes project restructuring, additional financing, and new projects. World Bank East Asia and Pacific Economic Update, October From Containment to Recovery World Bank () COVID has delivered a triple shock to the developing East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region: the pandemic itself, the economic impact of containment measures, and reverberations from the global recession.

The World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries. These support a wide array of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management.

Panel analysis of project data finds that projects with longer preparation periods are significantly more likely to have satisfactory outcome ratings. This result is robust across a range of specifications but the effects are conditional on the degree of economic vulnerability.

The impact of World Bank preparation is greater in countries. Strategy. The Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Azerbaijan aims to support the country on its path to sustainable, inclusive, and private sector-led growth.

The CPF is underpinned by the Systematic Country Diagnostic (SCD) for Azerbaijan, the World Bank Group’s (WBG) comprehensive analysis of the country’s economic conditions, challenges, and constraints in. Sustainable development is a systematic concept relating to the continuity of economic, social, institutional, and environmental aspects of human society as well as the non-human environment.

This paper discusses project sustainability, which is now a common approach related to the management of projects, programs, institutions, organizations, people, and other entities requiring effective and. the world bank for official use only report no: pad international development association project appraisal document on a proposed grant in the amount of us$ million to the republic of malawi for a malawi education sector improvement project (mesip) aug education.

use of economic and financial analysis (EFA) in project design. For example, of the 38 projects the QE process reviewed during8 per cent had not submitted an EFA, and in 24 projects, EFA issues were identified.

At the QA stage, EFA recommendations have surfaced for 20 per cent of the projects. Specific areas of concern range from technical. and outcomes of the World Bank's efforts to apply economic analysis to projects, must leave out many important aspects. The thrust of my remarks is basically to point out that, while the World Bank has been only partially successful in implementing its own formal methodology for the economic analysis of projects, its impact on improving invest.

economic analysis of projects Financial and economic aspects are playing an important role throughout the whole project cycle. Such analysis of finances and economics improves the project cycle at different moments.

Module 6: Financial and economic analysis of development projects 4 General considerations about financial and economic.

As of Mathe World Bank’s portfolio in Togo had 10 national projects and 6 regional programs, for a total commitment of over $ million provided mainly by the International Development Association, the World Bank Group institution that helps the world’s poorest countries.

badly today. Statistical analysis shows that these improvements in learning outcomes are clearly and strongly linked to better welfare as measured by higher income, better nutrition, and reduced mortality.

Analysis of the economic rate of return to education shows that there. economic analysis. In: Economic Analysis of Investment OperationsAnalytical: Tools and Practical Applications.

The World Bank, Washington DC, pp. 1–7. This short chapter provides an overview of project analysis and considers some of the questions that need to be answered during project identification, including questions relating to. World Bank report highlights outcomes of economic reforms. Egypt Today staff.

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Globally, there has been significant progress towards. These set out the mandatory requirements for the World Bank and for Borrowers to address environmental and social risks and impacts in investment projects. Examples of these requirements include conducting environmental and social impact assessments, consulting with affected communities about potential project impacts, and restoring the.An Analysis of the Implications for the Nigeria For Women Project The State and Peacebuilding Fund (SPF) is a global multi-donor trust fund administered by the World Bank to finance critical development operations in situations of fragility, conflict, and violence.

Over grants and transfers have.Investment Project Financing Economic Analysis (World Bank, ) Helps professionals implement the revised WB approach to the economic analysis of projects, resulting in the good practice of more effective use of economic analysis in supporting countries in designing and implementing successful projects.