Chart: How the World Bank’s role has changed over time

April 19, 2013

My colleague Howard Schneider has a great piece out about the growing challenges the World Bank has been facing as the world grows richer and the developing world, in particular, escapes poverty and becomes solidly middle-class. The hotshots on our graphics team put together this fantastic graphic on how the composition, and amount, of the Bank's loans have changed since its creation following World War II (all figures in 2012 dollars):

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