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The World Bank estimates the African economy will grow 5.2 percent over the next two years.

The Ebola virus underscores just how fragile economic progress can be.

A World Bank report suggests that as the Federal Reserve winds down its stimulus program, it won’t be as painful as many investors have feared.

Meanwhile, the typical Indian household is richer than 23 percent of the world. Global inequality is bad, you guys.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 30, 2013
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Addressing global inequality is more complicated than it may seem.

The World Bank doesn't fund many coal plants anyway. But watch which other lenders follow suit.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jul 17, 2013
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When World Bank employees travel, they usually do so in business class. That means more legroom AND more carbon emissions.

These are the things World Bank officials think they might do to combat global warming.

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim wants to end extreme global poverty in 17 years. Here's how that could happen.

Is there aspiration overload in the sprawling series of meetings happening in Washington this week?

The World Bank has made $577.1 billion in loans to date. Here's what they've gone to.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Apr 19, 2013
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The World Bank commissioned a new study of the consequences of 4°C global warming and came away worried. The effects predicted by scientists are worrisome enough. But there are also--potentially--all sorts of unforeseen consequences lurking.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Nov 19, 2012
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